The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 29 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 85 69 93
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +24
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 66 66 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.83% 2.12% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.38% 2.94% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 13
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£450 £494 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.86% +23.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £376 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £750 £745
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £48.75
Supplier Management
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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 North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2770 2245 1732
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 76.67% 72.28% 73.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1604 1179 849
Average daily rate £393 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.29% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 135 113 86
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.16 £12.92
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 29 May 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
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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
Merseyside +12 24 £508 +19.41% 1
Manchester +5 16 £400 +21.21% 13
Cheshire -5 12 £325 -27.77% 2
Lancashire -19 10 £405 -29.56%
Supplier Management
England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 43 (42.57%) Finance
2 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (33.66%) PRINCE2
4 23 (22.77%) ITIL
5 21 (20.79%) Project Management
6 19 (18.81%) QA
6 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 18 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (16.83%) Scrum
8 17 (16.83%) Waterfall
9 16 (15.84%) Test Strategy
9 16 (15.84%) ISEB
10 15 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (13.86%) Test Automation
11 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
12 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
12 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
13 9 (8.91%) Migration
13 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
13 9 (8.91%) Retail
13 9 (8.91%) Test Planning
14 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
14 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architecture
15 7 (6.93%) Banking
15 7 (6.93%) Risk Management
15 7 (6.93%) Service Management
15 7 (6.93%) SDLC
16 6 (5.94%) Mainframe
16 6 (5.94%) Oracle
16 6 (5.94%) MS Project

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 (1.98%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Project
1 6 (5.94%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (3.96%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.97%) MS Office
3 3 (2.97%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.99%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.98%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.97%) LAN
2 2 (1.98%) WAN
2 2 (1.98%) Wireless
3 1 (0.99%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.99%) IPsec
3 1 (0.99%) Firewall
3 1 (0.99%) VoIP
3 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.99%) 802.11
3 1 (0.99%) MPLS
3 1 (0.99%) OSPF
3 1 (0.99%) BGP
3 1 (0.99%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
General
1 43 (42.57%) Finance
2 9 (8.91%) Retail
3 7 (6.93%) Banking
4 4 (3.96%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.96%) Local Government
5 2 (1.98%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.99%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.99%) Back Office
6 1 (0.99%) Legal
6 1 (0.99%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 33 (32.67%) Project Manager
2 10 (9.90%) Service Manager
3 9 (8.91%) Architect
3 9 (8.91%) Test Manager
4 8 (7.92%) Test Leader
5 7 (6.93%) Solutions Architect
6 5 (4.95%) Coordinator
7 4 (3.96%) Developer
7 4 (3.96%) Performance Manager
7 4 (3.96%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Infrastructure Manager
8 3 (2.97%) IT Project Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Analyst
8 3 (2.97%) Senior Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Programme Manager
8 3 (2.97%) Supplier Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Supplier Relationship Manager
9 2 (1.98%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.99%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (5.94%) Mainframe
2 6 (5.94%) Management Information System
3 4 (3.96%) Private Cloud
4 3 (2.97%) Informatics
4 3 (2.97%) NHS
5 2 (1.98%) GIS
6 1 (0.99%) PMI
6 1 (0.99%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.95%) VME
2 4 (3.96%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (3.96%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (37.62%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (33.66%) PRINCE2
3 23 (22.77%) ITIL
4 21 (20.79%) Project Management
5 19 (18.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (17.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (16.83%) Scrum
7 17 (16.83%) Waterfall
8 16 (15.84%) Test Strategy
9 14 (13.86%) Test Automation
10 12 (11.88%) Test Scripting
11 9 (8.91%) Migration
11 9 (8.91%) Service Delivery
11 9 (8.91%) Test Planning
12 8 (7.92%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (6.93%) Risk Management
13 7 (6.93%) Service Management
13 7 (6.93%) SDLC
14 6 (5.94%) Change Management
15 5 (4.95%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.96%) SQL
2 3 (2.97%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (15.84%) ISEB
2 14 (13.86%) Security Cleared
3 12 (11.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.97%) Degree
5 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (2.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 2 (1.98%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.98%) PMP
7 1 (0.99%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.99%) CCIE
7 1 (0.99%) CCNP
7 1 (0.99%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (18.81%) QA
2 3 (2.97%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (0.99%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 8 (7.92%) Microsoft
2 6 (5.94%) Oracle
3 3 (2.97%) SAP
3 3 (2.97%) HP
3 3 (2.97%) Cisco
3 3 (2.97%) IBM
4 2 (1.98%) CA
5 1 (0.99%) BT
5 1 (0.99%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.99%) Remedy
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