The first table below looks at the demand for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 17 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 Scotland 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supplier Management
Rank 116 99 96
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -3
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 12 13 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.45% 0.56% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% 0.79% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Average daily rate £450 £330 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -30.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £260 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £440 £420 £400
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £30.41
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.54 £12.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+112.28% -58.33%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1916 1651 1855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 72.17% 71.01% 66.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1021 852 977
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 25 68
Average hourly rate £25.00 £40.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +110.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £10.00 £9.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £60.00 £33.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Supplier Management
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Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -23 8 £538 +43.33% 3
Glasgow +11 2 £368 +12.21%
Stirling - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
Falkirk - - - -
Aberdeen - - - -
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Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 13 (56.52%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
4 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (17.39%) ITIL
5 4 (17.39%) Migration
6 3 (13.04%) Banking
6 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
6 3 (13.04%) Oracle
6 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
7 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Budget Control
7 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
7 2 (8.70%) Change Control
7 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 2 (8.70%) Markit EDM
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
8 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
8 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (4.35%) Information Architecture
8 1 (4.35%) Systems Analysis
8 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (4.35%) Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Project Planning

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Project
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (8.70%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (13.04%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (56.52%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Banking
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Legal
3 1 (4.35%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 13 (56.52%) Project Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Programme Manager
2 3 (13.04%) Vendor Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Senior Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Data Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Relationships Manager
3 2 (8.70%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Applications Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Chief Information Officer
4 1 (4.35%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Security Architect
4 1 (4.35%) Contracts Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.35%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (4.35%) IT Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 7
1 1 (4.35%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) Project Management
2 10 (43.48%) PRINCE2
3 9 (39.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (17.39%) ITIL
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
5 3 (13.04%) Web Development
6 2 (8.70%) Asset Management
6 2 (8.70%) Service Delivery
6 2 (8.70%) Change Management
6 2 (8.70%) Investment Management
6 2 (8.70%) Time Management
6 2 (8.70%) Budget Control
6 2 (8.70%) ITIL V2
6 2 (8.70%) Change Control
6 2 (8.70%) Vulnerability Management
7 1 (4.35%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (4.35%) Information Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Service Management
7 1 (4.35%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.35%) PMP
1 1 (4.35%) PMI Certification
1 1 (4.35%) Degree
1 1 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) SLA
1 1 (4.35%) COBIT
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Oracle