The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the South 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 2 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 125 99 114
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +15
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 17 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.54% 0.98% 0.48%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% 1.32% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 10
Average daily rate
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£420 £425 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -7.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £226 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £425 £415
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +2.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.18% -
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2368 2115 1783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 74.68% 74.08% 70.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1539 1293 1121
Average daily rate £400 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 90 77
Average hourly rate £36.40 £22.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.77% -39.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.05 £12.31 £13.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the South West region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 2 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
Bristol -11 10 £440 -2.22% 2
Wiltshire +1 3 - -
Somerset -4 2 £238 +7.95%
Gloucestershire -9 1 - - 1
Supplier Management
England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 12 (37.50%) ITIL
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
5 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
6 4 (12.50%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Migration
6 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
7 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
7 3 (9.38%) Data Mapping
7 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
7 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
7 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
7 3 (9.38%) IBM
7 3 (9.38%) HP
7 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
8 2 (6.25%) ISEB
8 2 (6.25%) CRM
8 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) VoIP
8 2 (6.25%) WAN
8 2 (6.25%) SQL
8 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 (3.13%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Office
1 1 (3.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.13%) Unica Affinium
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
1 2 (6.25%) LAN
1 2 (6.25%) VoIP
1 2 (6.25%) WAN
1 2 (6.25%) PABX
2 1 (3.13%) FWSM
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (3.13%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) VPN
2 1 (3.13%) MPLS
2 1 (3.13%) OSPF
2 1 (3.13%) BGP
2 1 (3.13%) Firewall
2 1 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.13%) Wireless
2 1 (3.13%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco IPT
2 1 (3.13%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (3.13%) LoadRunner
1 1 (3.13%) Rational DOORS
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.25%) Marketing
4 1 (3.13%) Electronics
4 1 (3.13%) Legal
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Military
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 5 (15.63%) Analyst
3 3 (9.38%) Senior Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Test Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Environment Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Test Environment Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Service Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Development Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Procurement Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Application Development Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Application Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Supplier Relationship Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Service Operations Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Voice Support Technician
5 1 (3.13%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Extraction
1 3 (9.38%) Data Structures
2 2 (6.25%) Handset
2 2 (6.25%) IVR
3 1 (3.13%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows XP
1 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (37.50%) ITIL
1 12 (37.50%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
4 4 (12.50%) Service Management
4 4 (12.50%) Migration
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Data Mapping
5 3 (9.38%) Data Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Quality Management
5 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
6 2 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL V3
6 2 (6.25%) Analytics
6 2 (6.25%) Campaign Management
6 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
6 2 (6.25%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.25%) APMP
2 2 (6.25%) ISEB
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.13%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (3.13%) ISO 9001
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
1 1 (3.13%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.50%) SAP
2 3 (9.38%) IBM
2 3 (9.38%) HP
3 2 (6.25%) BT
4 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
4 1 (3.13%) IronPort
4 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.13%) Oracle
4 1 (3.13%) CA
4 1 (3.13%) Nokia
4 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.13%) Cisco