The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 86 79 68
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -11
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 10 9 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.62% 0.73% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 1.01% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 7
Average daily rate
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£500 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £431 £350 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £350 £670
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £419
% change year-on-year
- +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £48.00 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -18.09%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1211 892 850
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 74.89% 72.46% 74.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 735 501 456
Average daily rate £380 £350 £331
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% +5.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 26 35
Average hourly rate £20.50 £23.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.68% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £48.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management across the Manchester region.

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
3 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) IBM
5 4 (15.38%) BPR
5 4 (15.38%) Oracle
5 4 (15.38%) SAP
5 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
5 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (11.54%) Line Management
6 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
6 3 (11.54%) Retail
6 3 (11.54%) Law
6 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
7 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
7 2 (7.69%) Banking
7 2 (7.69%) MS Project
7 2 (7.69%) MS Office
7 2 (7.69%) CA
7 2 (7.69%) SharePoint

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) SaaS
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
1 1 (3.85%) IaaS
1 1 (3.85%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.85%) VoIP
1 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
1 1 (3.85%) 802.11
1 1 (3.85%) MPLS
1 1 (3.85%) OSPF
1 1 (3.85%) BGP
1 1 (3.85%) Firewall
1 1 (3.85%) IPsec
1 1 (3.85%) Intrusion Detection
1 1 (3.85%) HSRP
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Law
2 3 (11.54%) Retail
3 2 (7.69%) Local Government
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Architect
2 5 (19.23%) Architect
3 3 (11.54%) Supplier Relationship Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Relationships Manager
3 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Environment Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Supplier Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Security Engineer
5 1 (3.85%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Programme Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Commercial Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) Web Services
1 1 (3.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 6 (23.08%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (15.38%) Private Cloud
3 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) PRINCE2
1 8 (30.77%) Project Management
2 6 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 5 (19.23%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) BPR
5 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
5 3 (11.54%) Line Management
6 2 (7.69%) Coaching
6 2 (7.69%) Time Management
6 2 (7.69%) Change Control
6 2 (7.69%) Financial Modelling
6 2 (7.69%) IT Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Project Planning
6 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.85%) Information Security
7 1 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (3.85%) CCIE
1 1 (3.85%) CCNP
1 1 (3.85%) CCNA
1 1 (3.85%) ISEB
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.85%) MBA
1 1 (3.85%) Degree
1 1 (3.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) SAP
2 4 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (3.85%) Cisco
4 1 (3.85%) HP