The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 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 North West 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supplier Management
Rank 83 105 122
Rank change year-on-year
+22 +17
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 45 27 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.50% 1.00% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 1.41% 0.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 5
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£405 £350 £398
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.71% -11.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £190 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £513 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £423 £423
% change year-on-year
+0.59% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.29% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.52 £13.34
% change year-on-year
-18.09% +128.80%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2107 1912 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 70.21% 70.63% 64.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 1129 954 1106
Average daily rate £375 £338 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +1.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £226
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £463 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 92 111
Average hourly rate £27.50 £20.50 £22.41
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.14% -8.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -1.58%
Supplier Management
England

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 30 July 2014.

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 30 July 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
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire -4 14 £405 +15.71%
Cheshire +12 13 £413 +18.00%
Manchester -8 9 £350 +5.26% 1
Merseyside -2 1 - - 2
Supplier Management
England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 58 (53.21%) Finance
2 40 (36.70%) Project Management
2 40 (36.70%) PRINCE2
3 34 (31.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (18.35%) ITIL
5 19 (17.43%) ISEB
5 19 (17.43%) Service Management
6 18 (16.51%) Service Delivery
6 18 (16.51%) Banking
7 16 (14.68%) ISEB Practitioner
7 16 (14.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 15 (13.76%) APMP
9 14 (12.84%) Security Cleared
10 13 (11.93%) Computer Science
10 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (11.93%) Scrum
10 13 (11.93%) PMP
10 13 (11.93%) Java
11 11 (10.09%) Internet
11 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
12 10 (9.17%) Retail
13 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
13 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
14 8 (7.34%) PMI Certification
14 8 (7.34%) PMI
14 8 (7.34%) Cisco
14 8 (7.34%) Degree
15 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
15 7 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
15 7 (6.42%) PRINCE

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, 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 4 (3.67%) IBM Notes
2 2 (1.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.83%) Lync
2 2 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 5 (4.59%) MS Project
2 3 (2.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.75%) MS Office
3 1 (0.92%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.09%) Internet
2 5 (4.59%) Firewall
3 4 (3.67%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (1.83%) SAN
4 2 (1.83%) ATM
4 2 (1.83%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.92%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (0.92%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.92%) Network Security
5 1 (0.92%) HSRP
5 1 (0.92%) Multicast
5 1 (0.92%) xDSL
5 1 (0.92%) RIP
5 1 (0.92%) SNMP
5 1 (0.92%) VPN
5 1 (0.92%) DNS
5 1 (0.92%) LAN
5 1 (0.92%) DHCP
5 1 (0.92%) BGP
5 1 (0.92%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.67%) Ingres
2 2 (1.83%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.92%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.92%) EDMS
General
1 58 (53.21%) Finance
2 18 (16.51%) Banking
3 11 (10.09%) Telecoms
4 10 (9.17%) Retail
5 5 (4.59%) Local Government
6 3 (2.75%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.83%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.92%) Billing
8 1 (0.92%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.92%) Marketing
8 1 (0.92%) Electronics
8 1 (0.92%) Law
8 1 (0.92%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 29 (26.61%) Project Manager
2 13 (11.93%) Environment Manager
3 9 (8.26%) Agile Coach
3 9 (8.26%) Integration Manager
3 9 (8.26%) Service Manager
4 6 (5.50%) Operations Manager
4 6 (5.50%) Technical Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Senior Project Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Senior Manager
5 5 (4.59%) Programme Manager
6 4 (3.67%) Architect
6 4 (3.67%) Test Manager
6 4 (3.67%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (3.67%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Technical Operations Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Service Operations Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Analyst
7 3 (2.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 3 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.75%) CSS
1 3 (2.75%) HTML
1 3 (2.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (11.93%) Computer Science
2 9 (8.26%) Management Information System
3 8 (7.34%) PMI
4 2 (1.83%) NHS
4 2 (1.83%) Data Extraction
4 2 (1.83%) Mobile App
5 1 (0.92%) PKI
5 1 (0.92%) Informatics
5 1 (0.92%) IVR
5 1 (0.92%) DTV
5 1 (0.92%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.67%) UNIX
1 4 (3.67%) Windows
2 1 (0.92%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (36.70%) Project Management
1 40 (36.70%) PRINCE2
2 34 (31.19%) Stakeholder Management
3 20 (18.35%) ITIL
4 19 (17.43%) Service Management
5 18 (16.51%) Service Delivery
6 13 (11.93%) Agile Software Development
6 13 (11.93%) Scrum
7 9 (8.26%) Programme Management
8 7 (6.42%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (6.42%) PRINCE
8 7 (6.42%) Change Management
8 7 (6.42%) ITSM
9 6 (5.50%) Migration
9 6 (5.50%) Kanban
10 5 (4.59%) Resource Management
10 5 (4.59%) Capacity Management
10 5 (4.59%) Configuration Management
11 4 (3.67%) Performance Management
11 4 (3.67%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.93%) Java
2 7 (6.42%) SQL
3 3 (2.75%) JavaScript
3 3 (2.75%) C#
4 1 (0.92%) VBA
Qualifications
1 19 (17.43%) ISEB
2 16 (14.68%) ISEB Practitioner
2 16 (14.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 15 (13.76%) APMP
4 14 (12.84%) Security Cleared
5 13 (11.93%) PMP
6 8 (7.34%) PMI Certification
6 8 (7.34%) Degree
7 7 (6.42%) SC Cleared
8 5 (4.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (1.83%) CISSP
10 1 (0.92%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.92%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.92%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.92%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.92%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.92%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.92%) CCIE
10 1 (0.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.83%) SLA
1 2 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (1.83%) QA
2 1 (0.92%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (3.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.67%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 8 (7.34%) Cisco
2 6 (5.50%) Oracle
3 4 (3.67%) VMware
3 4 (3.67%) Avaya
3 4 (3.67%) Nortel
3 4 (3.67%) Citrix
3 4 (3.67%) CheckPoint
3 4 (3.67%) Lotus
3 4 (3.67%) Symantec
3 4 (3.67%) McAfee
4 3 (2.75%) SAP
4 3 (2.75%) Microsoft
5 2 (1.83%) NEC
5 2 (1.83%) Ericsson
5 2 (1.83%) NetApp
5 2 (1.83%) Cognos
6 1 (0.92%) Juniper
6 1 (0.92%) HP
6 1 (0.92%) ESRI
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