The first table below looks at the demand for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Cardiff region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supplier Management
Rank 45 25 28
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +3
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.55% 1.79% 0.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.70% 2.91% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate £425 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £431 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
+1.47% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.54 £12.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+112.28% -58.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
284 103 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 78.67% 61.31% 61.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 67 66
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £238 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £435 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £16.50 £11.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+66.66% +43.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Supplier Management
South Wales

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management across the Cardiff region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Supplier Management across the Cardiff region.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Supplier Management
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Supplier Management.

1 2 (100.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) AS400
2 1 (50.00%) Validation
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) iSeries
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) COBOL
2 1 (50.00%) RPG
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) DB2
2 1 (50.00%) MS Project
2 1 (50.00%) MS Office
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) OS/400
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
2 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff region citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Supplier Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Project
1 1 (50.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) DB2
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) TestDirector
General
1 2 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Programmer
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) AS400
1 1 (50.00%) iSeries
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) AIX
1 1 (50.00%) OS/400
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) UML
1 1 (50.00%) OO
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) COBOL
1 1 (50.00%) RPG
1 1 (50.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
1 1 (50.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft