The first table below looks at the demand for Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain 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
Supply Chain Management
Rank 82 72 86
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +14
Contract jobs citing Supply Chain Management 5 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.36% 0.21% 0.073%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.51% 0.30% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £388 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £91.25 £9.50
% change year-on-year
- +860.52%
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%
Supply Chain Management
North West

Supply Chain Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Supply Chain Management Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Supply Chain Management
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Supply Chain Management Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Supply Chain Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Supply Chain Management Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Supply Chain Management
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Management.

1 4 (80.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
3 2 (40.00%) E-business
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle SCM
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) SAP
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) SAP APO
3 2 (40.00%) ProC
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle iProcurement
4 1 (20.00%) SAP CE
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
4 1 (20.00%) MS Office
4 1 (20.00%) SAP SCM

Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) SAP APO
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle SCM
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle iProcurement
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (20.00%) SAP SCM
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) ProC
2 1 (20.00%) SAP CE
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) SAP APO Consultant
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Trainee
3 1 (20.00%) SAP SCM Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Help Desk Trainee
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Procure-to-pay
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) E-business
3 2 (40.00%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) SAP
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft