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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 108 80 81
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +1
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 38 50 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.13% 1.86% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.53% 2.58% 2.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 28 15
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.85% -11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £269 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £477 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £27.00 £11.63
% change year-on-year
-15.37% +132.15%
Supplier Management
England

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
2483 1939 1609
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.96% 72.22% 69.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1005 818
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 115 87
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.90 £12.62 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £46.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 March 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 6 March 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
Manchester -2 17 £400 +25.00% 9
Lancashire -4 11 £350 -12.50%
Cheshire -17 9 £395 -10.22%
Merseyside -13 1 £350 -27.08% 2
Cumbria - - - -
Supplier Management
England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 38 (43.68%) Finance
2 24 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (24.14%) Project Management
3 21 (24.14%) PRINCE2
4 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
6 13 (14.94%) ITIL
7 9 (10.34%) Retail
7 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
8 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
8 8 (9.20%) Migration
8 8 (9.20%) Banking
9 7 (8.05%) Security Management
10 6 (6.90%) Mainframe
10 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
10 6 (6.90%) PMP
11 5 (5.75%) PMI Certification
11 5 (5.75%) Windows
11 5 (5.75%) Service Management
11 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (5.75%) Time Management
12 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
12 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
13 3 (3.45%) Legal
13 3 (3.45%) Scrum
13 3 (3.45%) Change Management
13 3 (3.45%) BPR
13 3 (3.45%) RUP
13 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
13 3 (3.45%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 1 (1.15%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.15%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.30%) MS Office
3 1 (1.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.15%) Maximo
1 1 (1.15%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.30%) LAN
2 1 (1.15%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.15%) MS Access
General
1 38 (43.68%) Finance
2 9 (10.34%) Retail
3 8 (9.20%) Telecoms
3 8 (9.20%) Banking
4 3 (3.45%) Legal
5 2 (2.30%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.15%) Corporate Banking
6 1 (1.15%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.15%) Local Government
6 1 (1.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 39 (44.83%) Project Manager
2 13 (14.94%) Integration Manager
3 10 (11.49%) Contracts Manager
4 9 (10.34%) IT Project Manager
5 8 (9.20%) Technical Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Service Manager
6 7 (8.05%) Architect
7 6 (6.90%) Programme Manager
7 6 (6.90%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Manager
8 5 (5.75%) Senior Project Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Analyst
9 2 (2.30%) Test Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Software Consultant
9 2 (2.30%) Portfolio Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Performance Manager
9 2 (2.30%) Telecoms Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.15%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (6.90%) Mainframe
2 6 (6.90%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.30%) Informatics
3 2 (2.30%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.30%) GIS
3 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.30%) NHS
3 2 (2.30%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.15%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.75%) Windows
2 3 (3.45%) VME
2 3 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (24.14%) PRINCE2
2 21 (24.14%) Project Management
3 18 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (14.94%) ITIL
5 9 (10.34%) Service Delivery
6 8 (9.20%) Migration
7 7 (8.05%) Security Management
8 5 (5.75%) Service Management
8 5 (5.75%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (5.75%) Time Management
9 4 (4.60%) Risk Management
10 3 (3.45%) Change Management
10 3 (3.45%) Scrum
10 3 (3.45%) RUP
10 3 (3.45%) BPR
10 3 (3.45%) Portfolio Management
10 3 (3.45%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (3.45%) Financial Modelling
10 3 (3.45%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (6.90%) PMP
2 5 (5.75%) PMI Certification
3 4 (4.60%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) VCP4
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.15%) ISEB
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.30%) COBIT
2 1 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.15%) XenApp
1 1 (1.15%) XenDesktop
Vendors
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.30%) IBM
2 2 (2.30%) Capita
3 1 (1.15%) Oracle
3 1 (1.15%) SAP
3 1 (1.15%) Cisco
3 1 (1.15%) HP
3 1 (1.15%) Citrix
3 1 (1.15%) CheckPoint
3 1 (1.15%) Remedy
Manchester, Lancashire
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Rate: £350 - £351 per day
Posted: 18 hours ago
Liverpool
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Rate: £300.00 - £375.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Vertical IT
Rate: £400 - £420 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £340 - £380 per day
Posted: 15 days ago