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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 6 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
6 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 130 125 96
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -29
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 27 34 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.83% 0.82% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.99% 1.03% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 25
Median daily rate £500 £464 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% +22.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £254 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £660 £865 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +50.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.65 £40.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-18.37% +164.46%
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
2729 3288 2514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 83.84% 79.42% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1820 2012 1489
Median daily rate £413 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 129 106
Median hourly rate £27.50 £30.15 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.78% +9.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.56 £12.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.35 £47.71 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £31.00 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.30% +39.80%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 December 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 6 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +7 13 £500 +16.27% 2
Cheshire +17 8 £625 -26.47% 1
Supplier Management
England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 28 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (40.63%) Project Management
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (31.25%) Finance
5 17 (26.56%) Waterfall
6 12 (18.75%) Windows
7 11 (17.19%) Migration
8 10 (15.63%) Change Management
8 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
9 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
10 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
10 8 (12.50%) Unix
11 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
11 7 (10.94%) SQL
11 7 (10.94%) Coaching
12 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
12 6 (9.38%) BASE24
12 6 (9.38%) Tandem
12 6 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
12 6 (9.38%) J2EE
12 6 (9.38%) COBOL
12 6 (9.38%) Java
12 6 (9.38%) MS Office
12 6 (9.38%) ITIL
12 6 (9.38%) IBM
12 6 (9.38%) ATM
12 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
12 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
12 6 (9.38%) EMV
13 5 (7.81%) Active Directory

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (4.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.56%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (9.38%) MS Office
2 3 (4.69%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 3 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (9.38%) BASE24
2 1 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Office 365
2 1 (1.56%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.56%) IaaS
2 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.56%) PaaS
2 1 (1.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.38%) ATM
2 2 (3.13%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) IPsec
2 2 (3.13%) Kerberos
2 2 (3.13%) SSL
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) WAN
3 1 (1.56%) LAN
3 1 (1.56%) PSTN
3 1 (1.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 20 (31.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Banking
4 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.13%) Local Government
5 2 (3.13%) Marketing
5 2 (3.13%) Retail
6 1 (1.56%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 17 (26.56%) Delivery Manager
2 11 (17.19%) Analyst
2 11 (17.19%) Project Manager
3 10 (15.63%) Architect
4 9 (14.06%) Service Manager
5 8 (12.50%) Programme Manager
5 8 (12.50%) Technical Manager
6 7 (10.94%) Services Delivery Manager
6 7 (10.94%) Technical Delivery Manager
7 6 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
8 5 (7.81%) BASE24 Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Analyst
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Support
8 5 (7.81%) Technical Support Analyst
9 4 (6.25%) BASE24 Support
10 3 (4.69%) Data Centre Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Data Centre Manager
10 3 (4.69%) Infrastructure Architect
10 3 (4.69%) Telephony Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.38%) J2EE
2 2 (3.13%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 6 (9.38%) EMV
3 6 (9.38%) IBM Mainframe
3 6 (9.38%) Mainframe
3 6 (9.38%) Tandem
4 5 (7.81%) IVR
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (1.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.56%) Data Protection Act
6 1 (1.56%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.56%) HACMP
6 1 (1.56%) Learning Management System
6 1 (1.56%) Life Science
6 1 (1.56%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.56%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Windows
2 8 (12.50%) Unix
3 5 (7.81%) Android
4 3 (4.69%) Apple iOS
5 2 (3.13%) AIX
5 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
6 1 (1.56%) Linux
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server
6 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 26 (40.63%) Project Management
3 21 (32.81%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (26.56%) Waterfall
5 11 (17.19%) Migration
6 10 (15.63%) Change Management
7 9 (14.06%) Service Delivery
8 7 (10.94%) Coaching
9 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
9 6 (9.38%) ITIL
10 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
10 5 (7.81%) Scrum
11 4 (6.25%) Data Centre Operations
11 4 (6.25%) Problem Management
12 3 (4.69%) Mentoring
12 3 (4.69%) Mobile Development
12 3 (4.69%) Release Management
12 3 (4.69%) Resource Management
12 3 (4.69%) Service Design
12 3 (4.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.94%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) COBOL
2 6 (9.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.69%) ISEB
4 2 (3.13%) PMI Certification
4 2 (3.13%) PMP
4 2 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.56%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.56%) QA
2 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) AirWatch
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft
2 6 (9.38%) IBM
3 2 (3.13%) Apple
3 2 (3.13%) Capita
4 1 (1.56%) Avaya
4 1 (1.56%) EMC
4 1 (1.56%) SAP
4 1 (1.56%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.56%) Unisys
4 1 (1.56%) Workday