The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 325 278 287
Rank change year-on-year
-47 +9
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 384 483 381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.71% 0.85% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 1.06% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 259 324 248
Median daily rate £450 £435 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £667 £602 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
- +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Median hourly rate £9.00 £21.75 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.62% -13.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-58.62% -13.00%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44685 45554 42380
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 79.85% 78.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 29541 29536 26295
Median daily rate £435 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1045 1193 1184
Median hourly rate £28.50 £28.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.78% +12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.80 £52.17 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Supplier Management
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 27 July 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
England -67 335 £450 +3.15% 57
London -2 130 £475 +7.95% 13
South East -26 61 £475 +14.45% 9
Scotland +18 39 £400 - 2
North West -28 34 £475 -3.55% 3
West Midlands -33 33 £431 +7.81% 6
Edinburgh +4 27 £450 +12.50% 2
East of England +20 23 £415 -7.77% 10
Buckinghamshire +13 18 £475 +26.66% 2
South West +1 18 £425 -8.10% 3
City of London +38 17 £396 -8.90% 5
Milton Keynes +16 16 £475 +26.66% 2
Manchester 0 16 £473 -5.50% 3
West Yorkshire -26 16 £425 +6.25% 10
Yorkshire -32 16 £425 +6.25% 11
Hampshire 0 13 £481 +10.63%
East Midlands -1 13 £475 +5.55% 2
Cheshire +2 11 £450 -25.00%
Leeds -17 11 £400 +2.89% 9
Warwickshire -2 9 £475 - 1
Surrey -4 9 £425 -10.52% 1
Bristol +3 8 £500 - 1
Bedfordshire -3 7 £470 -3.58% 5
Coventry -9 7 £286 -41.29% 1
Norwich - 7 £338 -
Norfolk - 7 £338 -
Oxfordshire +10 6 £475 +137.50% 1
Glasgow +9 6 £388 -13.88%
Berkshire -17 5 £400 -11.60% 2
Hertfordshire +17 4 £413 +3.12% 1

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 282 (35.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 270 (33.58%) Finance
3 265 (32.96%) Project Management
4 185 (23.01%) PRINCE2
5 167 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
6 141 (17.54%) ITIL
7 96 (11.94%) Security Cleared
8 93 (11.57%) Service Delivery
9 85 (10.57%) Migration
10 81 (10.07%) Data Centre
11 73 (9.08%) Service Management
12 68 (8.46%) Risk Management
13 66 (8.21%) Telecoms
14 62 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
15 61 (7.59%) Degree
16 60 (7.46%) Change Management
17 59 (7.34%) SC Cleared
17 59 (7.34%) Waterfall
18 57 (7.09%) Retail
19 55 (6.84%) Banking
20 50 (6.22%) SLA
21 46 (5.72%) Oracle
21 46 (5.72%) TOGAF
22 45 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
22 45 (5.60%) Line Management
23 42 (5.22%) ITIL V3
24 41 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 41 (5.10%) Windows
24 41 (5.10%) Legal
25 40 (4.98%) Law

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills 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 26 (3.23%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.37%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.00%) MS Exchange
4 7 (0.87%) CMS
5 6 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
5 6 (0.75%) IIS
5 6 (0.75%) SAS
6 4 (0.50%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.37%) Tuxedo
8 2 (0.25%) Apache
8 2 (0.25%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.25%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.12%) Mule
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 30 (3.73%) MS Excel
2 20 (2.49%) MS Office
3 18 (2.24%) MS Project
4 10 (1.24%) MS PowerPoint
5 7 (0.87%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 13 (1.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.87%) SAP IS-U
3 5 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.50%) SAP ERP
5 3 (0.37%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.37%) Oracle HRMS
6 2 (0.25%) BASE24
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.25%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.25%) Summit
6 2 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.12%) Primavera
7 1 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 30 (3.73%) Office 365
2 16 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (1.62%) IaaS
4 10 (1.24%) PaaS
5 9 (1.12%) SaaS
6 4 (0.50%) Cloud Computing
7 3 (0.37%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.25%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
9 1 (0.12%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.73%) LAN
2 29 (3.61%) WAN
3 18 (2.24%) Internet
4 14 (1.74%) Firewall
5 13 (1.62%) Wireless
6 8 (1.00%) MPLS
6 8 (1.00%) Unified Communications
7 6 (0.75%) IP Telephony
7 6 (0.75%) Network Security
7 6 (0.75%) Skype
7 6 (0.75%) TCP/IP
7 6 (0.75%) VLAN
7 6 (0.75%) VoIP
7 6 (0.75%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (0.50%) 3G
8 4 (0.50%) BGP
8 4 (0.50%) EIGRP
8 4 (0.50%) OSPF
8 4 (0.50%) SAN
8 4 (0.50%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (2.61%) SQL Server
2 19 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.75%) Big Data
3 6 (0.75%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 6 (0.75%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.62%) GIS
4 5 (0.62%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (0.50%) Oracle Exadata
5 4 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (0.50%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.37%) DataStage
6 3 (0.37%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.37%) IBM InfoSphere
6 3 (0.37%) Informix
6 3 (0.37%) QualityStage
6 3 (0.37%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.37%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.25%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (0.50%) JIRA
2 3 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.25%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.12%) TestPartner
General
1 270 (33.58%) Finance
2 66 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 57 (7.09%) Retail
4 55 (6.84%) Banking
5 41 (5.10%) Legal
6 40 (4.98%) Law
7 14 (1.74%) Billing
7 14 (1.74%) Marketing
8 12 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.49%) Pharmaceutical
9 9 (1.12%) Retail Banking
10 7 (0.87%) Advertising
11 6 (0.75%) Local Government
12 5 (0.62%) Automotive
12 5 (0.62%) Games
13 3 (0.37%) Publishing
14 2 (0.25%) Electronics
14 2 (0.25%) Military
15 1 (0.12%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.12%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 254 (31.59%) Project Manager
2 85 (10.57%) Analyst
3 84 (10.45%) IT Manager
4 70 (8.71%) Service Manager
5 69 (8.58%) Architect
6 60 (7.46%) Delivery Manager
7 55 (6.84%) Senior Manager
8 54 (6.72%) Business Analyst
9 43 (5.35%) Infrastructure Manager
10 38 (4.73%) Programme Manager
11 36 (4.48%) Senior Project Manager
12 35 (4.35%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 31 (3.86%) IT Project Manager
14 26 (3.23%) IT Services Manager
15 23 (2.86%) Services Delivery Manager
16 21 (2.61%) Consultant
16 21 (2.61%) Digital Delivery Manager
17 20 (2.49%) Security Manager
17 20 (2.49%) Transition Manager
18 18 (2.24%) Commercial Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.74%) .NET
2 8 (1.00%) Middleware
3 5 (0.62%) ASP.NET
3 5 (0.62%) CAML
3 5 (0.62%) Web Services
4 4 (0.50%) XML
5 3 (0.37%) J2EE
6 2 (0.25%) LAMP
6 2 (0.25%) SAML
6 2 (0.25%) SOAP
7 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.12%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.12%) HTML
7 1 (0.12%) HTML5
7 1 (0.12%) JMS
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
7 1 (0.12%) REST
7 1 (0.12%) Spring
7 1 (0.12%) Spring Integration
7 1 (0.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 81 (10.07%) Data Centre
2 62 (7.71%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (4.85%) Management Information System
4 20 (2.49%) Computer Science
5 15 (1.87%) Smart Meter
6 13 (1.62%) User Experience
7 12 (1.49%) NHS
7 12 (1.49%) Virtual Team
8 11 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
9 9 (1.12%) PKI
10 7 (0.87%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 7 (0.87%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.75%) CESG
11 6 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.62%) EPoS
12 5 (0.62%) Security Operations Centre
13 4 (0.50%) FMCG
13 4 (0.50%) iPad
13 4 (0.50%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 41 (5.10%) Windows
2 20 (2.49%) Unix
3 15 (1.87%) Linux
4 13 (1.62%) Windows Server
5 6 (0.75%) AIX
5 6 (0.75%) Windows 10
6 4 (0.50%) HPUX
6 4 (0.50%) Solaris
7 3 (0.37%) Android
7 3 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.25%) VME
8 2 (0.25%) Windows 8
8 2 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.12%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.12%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 282 (35.07%) Stakeholder Management
2 265 (32.96%) Project Management
3 185 (23.01%) PRINCE2
4 167 (20.77%) Agile Software Development
5 141 (17.54%) ITIL
6 93 (11.57%) Service Delivery
7 85 (10.57%) Migration
8 73 (9.08%) Service Management
9 68 (8.46%) Risk Management
10 60 (7.46%) Change Management
11 59 (7.34%) Waterfall
12 46 (5.72%) TOGAF
13 45 (5.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 45 (5.60%) Line Management
14 42 (5.22%) ITIL V3
15 41 (5.10%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 39 (4.85%) Programme Management
17 37 (4.60%) Business Analysis
17 37 (4.60%) Enterprise Architecture
18 34 (4.23%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 20 (2.49%) SQL
2 16 (1.99%) Java
3 7 (0.87%) PowerShell
3 7 (0.87%) Shell Script
4 6 (0.75%) C#
5 5 (0.62%) C
5 5 (0.62%) COBOL
5 5 (0.62%) FQL
5 5 (0.62%) VB
6 4 (0.50%) Python
7 3 (0.37%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.25%) PHP
8 2 (0.25%) Ruby
9 1 (0.12%) C++
9 1 (0.12%) Perl
Qualifications
1 96 (11.94%) Security Cleared
2 61 (7.59%) Degree
3 59 (7.34%) SC Cleared
4 34 (4.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 32 (3.98%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 19 (2.36%) BPSS Clearance
8 17 (2.11%) CISSP
8 17 (2.11%) DV Cleared
9 16 (1.99%) APMP
10 14 (1.74%) PMP
11 13 (1.62%) PMI Certification
12 9 (1.12%) CISMP
12 9 (1.12%) ISEB
12 9 (1.12%) MBA
13 7 (0.87%) Microsoft Certification
14 6 (0.75%) MCSE
15 5 (0.62%) CISM
16 4 (0.50%) CISA
16 4 (0.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 50 (6.22%) SLA
2 33 (4.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.36%) Disclosure Scotland
4 18 (2.24%) QA
5 14 (1.74%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.50%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.37%) ISO22301
7 3 (0.37%) ISO27002
8 2 (0.25%) 21 CFR Part 11
8 2 (0.25%) COBIT
8 2 (0.25%) GxP
8 2 (0.25%) ISO27005
8 2 (0.25%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.25%) RMADS
8 2 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.12%) BS25999
9 1 (0.12%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.12%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 16 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.75%) Hyper-V
3 5 (0.62%) UAG
4 4 (0.50%) Squid
5 3 (0.37%) Docker
5 3 (0.37%) Firmware
6 2 (0.25%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 7 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.75%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.50%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.25%) QRadar
5 2 (0.25%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.12%) Ansible
6 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.12%) OpenView
6 1 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.12%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 46 (5.72%) Oracle
2 39 (4.85%) Microsoft
3 32 (3.98%) Cisco
4 27 (3.36%) SAP
5 15 (1.87%) HP
5 15 (1.87%) IBM
5 15 (1.87%) ServiceNow
6 14 (1.74%) Citrix
7 12 (1.49%) BT
8 11 (1.37%) Remedy
9 9 (1.12%) CheckPoint
10 8 (1.00%) Openreach
11 7 (0.87%) Avaya
11 7 (0.87%) Ericsson
12 6 (0.75%) Hyperion
13 5 (0.62%) LANDesk
13 5 (0.62%) SolarWinds
14 4 (0.50%) Cognos
14 4 (0.50%) EMC
14 4 (0.50%) Xerox
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £455 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £430 per day Market Rate
Posted: 2 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Project Practice
Salary: £350 per Day or Up To £55k
Posted: 2 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
SLS Services Ltd
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
onezeero.
Rate: £380 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester
aap3
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 350-400 Per Day
Posted: 21 days ago
London
TRG
Rate: 325-400 Per Day
Posted: 20 days ago