The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 Manchester 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 73 72 77
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 14 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 1.02% 0.21% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.44% 0.30% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £390 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
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
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
975 670 894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 71.01% 69.29% 65.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 328 428
Average daily rate £365 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 46 48
Average hourly rate £16.63 £20.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.90% +17.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £12.90 £12.01
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.31 £77.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +20.75%
Supplier Management
North West

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 24 April 2014.

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
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
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IT Job Ads
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Supplier Management
North West

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (38.10%) Windows
3 8 (38.10%) Cisco
4 6 (28.57%) SQL
4 6 (28.57%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) VMware
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (19.05%) Office 365
6 4 (19.05%) Avaya
6 4 (19.05%) Citrix
6 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
6 4 (19.05%) Nortel
6 4 (19.05%) Lotus
6 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
6 4 (19.05%) Symantec
6 4 (19.05%) McAfee
6 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (19.05%) Oracle
6 4 (19.05%) UNIX
6 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
6 4 (19.05%) Ingres
6 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
6 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
6 4 (19.05%) Legal
6 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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 4 (19.05%) IBM Notes
2 3 (14.29%) WorkSite
3 2 (9.52%) Lync
3 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (4.76%) xDSL
2 1 (4.76%) HSRP
2 1 (4.76%) Multicast
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.76%) RIP
2 1 (4.76%) SNMP
2 1 (4.76%) VPN
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) IPv6
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) OSPF
2 1 (4.76%) BGP
2 1 (4.76%) EIGRP
2 1 (4.76%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) Ingres
2 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Legal
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail
3 1 (4.76%) Local Government
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Law
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Project Manager
2 6 (28.57%) Technical Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Operations Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Technical Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Operations Manager
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (9.52%) PMO Lead
4 2 (9.52%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 1 (4.76%) PMO Manager
5 1 (4.76%) IP Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) IVR
1 1 (4.76%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 8 (38.10%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) UNIX
3 3 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (4.76%) Linux
4 1 (4.76%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (71.43%) PRINCE2
2 10 (47.62%) Project Management
3 8 (38.10%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (23.81%) ITIL
5 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
5 4 (19.05%) Programme Management
5 4 (19.05%) Service Management
6 3 (14.29%) Migration
6 3 (14.29%) Document Management
6 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
6 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.76%) Network Management
7 1 (4.76%) High Availability
7 1 (4.76%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (14.29%) ISEB
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIP
4 1 (4.76%) JNCIE
4 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (4.76%) CCIE
4 1 (4.76%) CCNP
4 1 (4.76%) CCDP
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.76%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (19.05%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (38.10%) Cisco
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Oracle
3 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Nortel
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) Avaya
3 4 (19.05%) Lotus
3 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
3 4 (19.05%) Symantec
3 4 (19.05%) McAfee
4 3 (14.29%) NetApp
5 1 (4.76%) Juniper