The table below looks at the statistics for the Vendor Manager role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Vendor Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 29 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vendor Manager
Rank 562 548 512
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -36
Contract jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 36 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.071% 0.043% 0.059%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.076% 0.046% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 12 13
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£525 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £328 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £400 £420
% change year-on-year
+28.12% -4.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Vendor Manager
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
47066 45217 40607
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.44% 92.73% 92.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 30236 28292 24162
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1772 1811 1958
Average hourly rate £16.60 £16.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.60% -13.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £42.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.81% -5.71%

Vendor Manager
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Vendor Manager in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Vendor Manager Jobs Demand Trend in England

Vendor Manager
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Vendor Manager across the England region.

Vendor Manager Daily Rate Trend in England

Vendor Manager
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vendor Manager across the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015.

Vendor Manager Daily Rate Histogram in England

Vendor Manager
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Vendor Manager across the England region.

Vendor Manager Hourly Rate Trend in England

Vendor Manager
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vendor Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 29 June 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +2 22 £525 +10.52% 1
South West - 6 £513 - 1
South East -28 5 £550 +46.66%
West Midlands -1 2 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Vendor Manager
UK

Vendor Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Vendor Manager in their job title 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 with Vendor Manager in their job title.

1 43 (56.58%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 17 (22.37%) Legal
4 15 (19.74%) Project Management
4 15 (19.74%) Supplier Management
5 14 (18.42%) Banking
5 14 (18.42%) Investment Banking
6 12 (15.79%) Validation
6 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
7 10 (13.16%) SLA
8 9 (11.84%) ITIL
9 7 (9.21%) Benchmarking
9 7 (9.21%) Performance Management
10 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) Change Management
11 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
11 5 (6.58%) Law
11 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
11 5 (6.58%) Financial Analysis
11 5 (6.58%) Degree
12 4 (5.26%) Market Research
12 4 (5.26%) Migration
12 4 (5.26%) Information Security
13 3 (3.95%) Service Management
13 3 (3.95%) IBM
13 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
13 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (3.95%) Games
13 3 (3.95%) Product Management

Vendor Manager
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Vendor Manager in their job title 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 with Vendor Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.63%) MS Project
3 1 (1.32%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.32%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.32%) SAP CO
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.63%) 3G
1 2 (2.63%) Wireless
1 2 (2.63%) 4G
2 1 (1.32%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.32%) 2G
General
1 43 (56.58%) Finance
2 18 (23.68%) Telecoms
3 17 (22.37%) Legal
4 14 (18.42%) Banking
4 14 (18.42%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.58%) Law
6 3 (3.95%) Games
7 2 (2.63%) Retail
8 1 (1.32%) Billing
8 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) .NET
1 2 (2.63%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.95%) Statistics
1 3 (3.95%) Computer Science
1 3 (3.95%) Online Games
2 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.63%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.32%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (19.74%) Project Management
1 15 (19.74%) Supplier Management
2 12 (15.79%) Service Delivery
2 12 (15.79%) Validation
2 12 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (11.84%) ITIL
4 7 (9.21%) Benchmarking
4 7 (9.21%) Performance Management
5 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
5 6 (7.89%) Change Management
6 5 (6.58%) PRINCE2
6 5 (6.58%) Problem Management
6 5 (6.58%) Financial Analysis
7 4 (5.26%) Market Research
7 4 (5.26%) Migration
7 4 (5.26%) Information Security
8 3 (3.95%) Service Management
8 3 (3.95%) Product Management
8 3 (3.95%) Business Development
8 3 (3.95%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C#
1 2 (2.63%) Java
1 2 (2.63%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (6.58%) Degree
2 3 (3.95%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.63%) PMP
3 2 (2.63%) PMI Certification
3 2 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.16%) SLA
2 2 (2.63%) COBIT
2 2 (2.63%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.32%) BladeLogic
1 1 (1.32%) ArcSight ESM
Vendors
1 3 (3.95%) IBM
1 3 (3.95%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.63%) HP
2 2 (2.63%) SAP
2 2 (2.63%) Cisco
2 2 (2.63%) VMware
3 1 (1.32%) Computacenter
3 1 (1.32%) ArcSight
3 1 (1.32%) BMC
3 1 (1.32%) Symantec