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 22 January 2017 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supplier Management
UK
Rank 327 299 275
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -24
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 276 376 402
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.63% 0.74% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.91% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 243 251
Median daily rate £438 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £423 £410
% change year-on-year
+0.59% +3.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 6
Median hourly rate £20.50 £50.00 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.00% +230.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £32.30 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.10 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.30 £50.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-69.40% +230.57%

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
36193 41509 39855
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.16% 81.76% 78.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 23989 26924 25716
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 920 1213 1044
Median hourly rate £34.50 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.80% +53.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.16 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.71 £55.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 January 2017. 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 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 -41 233 £450 +1.92% 42
London -38 73 £475 -5.00% 18
South East +27 55 £425 -2.85% 3
Yorkshire -2 31 £425 -0.58% 3
Scotland +34 28 £423 +7.08% 4
West Midlands +1 27 £438 +19.45% 3
West Yorkshire +5 22 £475 +10.46% 3
North West -7 20 £488 +21.87% 7
Berkshire +20 18 £400 -10.11%
Edinburgh +32 17 £425 -19.04% 4
East of England -2 13 £444 +4.41% 2
Manchester +13 12 £475 +43.93% 4
Hampshire +15 11 £400 -5.88%
Coventry -9 11 £488 +89.32%
Hertfordshire +8 9 £438 -30.00% 1
Leeds -10 9 £425 -2.85% 3
Wales - 9 £400 -
South Wales - 8 £388 -
Glasgow +8 7 £375 +7.14%
Warwickshire - 7 £385 -
Milton Keynes +7 6 £438 +0.57%
South West +3 6 £356 +1.20% 2
Buckinghamshire +1 6 £438 +0.57% 1
City of London -5 6 £440 -15.18% 3
South Yorkshire -7 6 £265 -31.61%
Cheshire +25 5 £475 -44.11% 3
Surrey +22 5 £528 +47.17% 1
Oxfordshire +6 5 £750 +100.00%
East Midlands -5 5 £375 +7.14% 3
Oxford - 5 £750 -

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, 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.

1 224 (38.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 199 (33.79%) Project Management
3 197 (33.45%) Finance
4 101 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
5 99 (16.81%) PRINCE2
6 96 (16.30%) ITIL
7 70 (11.88%) Change Management
7 70 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
8 69 (11.71%) Migration
9 64 (10.87%) Service Delivery
10 60 (10.19%) Microsoft
11 57 (9.68%) Service Management
12 53 (9.00%) Security Cleared
13 49 (8.32%) Data Centre
14 48 (8.15%) Degree
15 46 (7.81%) MS Office
16 42 (7.13%) MS Excel
17 41 (6.96%) Risk Management
18 40 (6.79%) SAP
18 40 (6.79%) Business Analysis
18 40 (6.79%) SC Cleared
18 40 (6.79%) Waterfall
19 39 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
19 39 (6.62%) Management Information System
20 38 (6.45%) Oracle
20 38 (6.45%) CRM
21 36 (6.11%) Retail
22 35 (5.94%) Telecoms
22 35 (5.94%) ITIL V3
23 34 (5.77%) Banking

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 32 (5.43%) SharePoint
2 11 (1.87%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.02%) CMS
5 5 (0.85%) SAS
6 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.51%) Apache
7 3 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.51%) JBoss
7 3 (0.51%) SharePoint 2013
8 2 (0.34%) IIS
8 2 (0.34%) MS Project Server
8 2 (0.34%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Drupal
9 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 46 (7.81%) MS Office
2 42 (7.13%) MS Excel
3 26 (4.41%) MS Project
4 14 (2.38%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (3.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 8 (1.36%) Oracle Financials
5 7 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 6 (1.02%) Oracle ERP
7 5 (0.85%) BASE24
8 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.17%) Lorenzo
9 1 (0.17%) Maximo
9 1 (0.17%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.17%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 31 (5.26%) Office 365
2 12 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.70%) IaaS
4 9 (1.53%) SaaS
5 8 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (1.36%) OneDrive
5 8 (1.36%) PaaS
6 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.51%) Taleo
7 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 23 (3.90%) WAN
2 21 (3.57%) Firewall
3 15 (2.55%) LAN
4 10 (1.70%) Network Security
4 10 (1.70%) Skype
5 7 (1.19%) Wireless
6 6 (1.02%) VoIP
7 5 (0.85%) ATM
7 5 (0.85%) Internet
7 5 (0.85%) SAN
7 5 (0.85%) Unified Communications
8 4 (0.68%) Broadband
8 4 (0.68%) HTTP
9 3 (0.51%) 3G
9 3 (0.51%) IP Telephony
9 3 (0.51%) MPLS
9 3 (0.51%) VLAN
9 3 (0.51%) WLAN
10 2 (0.34%) Intrusion Detection
10 2 (0.34%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.74%) SQL Server
2 13 (2.21%) NoSQL
3 6 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 4 (0.68%) SAP BW
6 3 (0.51%) Big Data
6 3 (0.51%) MySQL
6 3 (0.51%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.34%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.34%) GIS
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.17%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
8 1 (0.17%) MS Access
8 1 (0.17%) Oracle Exadata
8 1 (0.17%) Power BI
8 1 (0.17%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.17%) SAS EBI
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (1.02%) JIRA
2 3 (0.51%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.51%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.51%) Subversion
3 2 (0.34%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.17%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.17%) JMeter
4 1 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.17%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.17%) VersionOne
General
1 197 (33.45%) Finance
2 36 (6.11%) Retail
3 35 (5.94%) Telecoms
4 34 (5.77%) Banking
5 22 (3.74%) Legal
6 18 (3.06%) Manufacturing
7 17 (2.89%) Marketing
8 15 (2.55%) Billing
9 11 (1.87%) Law
10 8 (1.36%) Electronics
11 7 (1.19%) Automotive
12 5 (0.85%) Advertising
13 3 (0.51%) German Language
13 3 (0.51%) Local Government
13 3 (0.51%) Retail Banking
14 2 (0.34%) Aerospace
14 2 (0.34%) Back Office
14 2 (0.34%) Publishing
14 2 (0.34%) Spanish Language
15 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 196 (33.28%) Project Manager
2 70 (11.88%) Analyst
3 56 (9.51%) IT Manager
4 52 (8.83%) Architect
5 45 (7.64%) Business Analyst
6 43 (7.30%) Infrastructure Manager
7 37 (6.28%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 36 (6.11%) Service Manager
9 31 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (4.75%) Senior Manager
11 27 (4.58%) IT Project Manager
12 25 (4.24%) Consultant
12 25 (4.24%) Delivery Manager
13 22 (3.74%) Applications Manager
14 21 (3.57%) Programme Manager
15 17 (2.89%) Technical Manager
16 16 (2.72%) Senior Project Manager
17 13 (2.21%) Contracts Manager
17 13 (2.21%) Security Manager
18 12 (2.04%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (2.72%) .NET
2 14 (2.38%) Web Services
3 6 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.85%) J2EE
5 4 (0.68%) REST
6 3 (0.51%) JMS
6 3 (0.51%) Spring
6 3 (0.51%) XSLT
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.34%) Middleware
7 2 (0.34%) SAML
7 2 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.17%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.17%) Core Data
8 1 (0.17%) JFC
8 1 (0.17%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 70 (11.88%) Analytical Skills
2 49 (8.32%) Data Centre
3 39 (6.62%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.70%) NHS
5 9 (1.53%) Linked Data
6 8 (1.36%) Mainframe
6 8 (1.36%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (1.36%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (1.19%) PMI
8 5 (0.85%) Blackberry
8 5 (0.85%) EMV
8 5 (0.85%) FMCG
8 5 (0.85%) IBM Mainframe
8 5 (0.85%) Tandem
8 5 (0.85%) User Experience
9 3 (0.51%) Data Protection Act
9 3 (0.51%) IVR
9 3 (0.51%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.51%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 31 (5.26%) Windows
2 12 (2.04%) Linux
3 9 (1.53%) Unix
4 8 (1.36%) Android
4 8 (1.36%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.85%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 4 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (0.34%) VMS
8 2 (0.34%) Windows 10
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
8 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) AIX
9 1 (0.17%) CentOS
9 1 (0.17%) Solaris
9 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 224 (38.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 199 (33.79%) Project Management
3 101 (17.15%) Agile Software Development
4 99 (16.81%) PRINCE2
5 96 (16.30%) ITIL
6 70 (11.88%) Change Management
7 69 (11.71%) Migration
8 64 (10.87%) Service Delivery
9 57 (9.68%) Service Management
10 41 (6.96%) Risk Management
11 40 (6.79%) Business Analysis
11 40 (6.79%) Waterfall
12 39 (6.62%) Continuous Improvement
13 38 (6.45%) CRM
14 35 (5.94%) ITIL V3
15 30 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
15 30 (5.09%) Contract Management
16 29 (4.92%) Business Development
17 23 (3.90%) Programme Management
18 22 (3.74%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 25 (4.24%) SQL
2 14 (2.38%) Java
3 9 (1.53%) C#
4 6 (1.02%) C
5 5 (0.85%) COBOL
6 3 (0.51%) XPath
6 3 (0.51%) XQuery
7 2 (0.34%) PHP
7 2 (0.34%) R
8 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 53 (9.00%) Security Cleared
2 48 (8.15%) Degree
3 40 (6.79%) SC Cleared
4 27 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 27 (4.58%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 13 (2.21%) PMI Certification
6 12 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
7 11 (1.87%) PMP
8 7 (1.19%) APMP
9 6 (1.02%) CLAS
9 6 (1.02%) ISEB
10 5 (0.85%) DV Cleared
10 5 (0.85%) MCSE
10 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.51%) CCNP
12 3 (0.51%) MCSA
12 3 (0.51%) PgMP
13 2 (0.34%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (5.43%) SLA
2 21 (3.57%) QA
3 8 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (1.36%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.68%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.51%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) Def Stans
6 1 (0.17%) PMBOK
System Software
1 20 (3.40%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.70%) Virtual Servers
3 4 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.34%) vSphere
5 1 (0.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (1.02%) SCCM
2 4 (0.68%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.34%) SnapMirror
3 2 (0.34%) WSUS
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.17%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.17%) MOM
4 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 60 (10.19%) Microsoft
2 40 (6.79%) SAP
3 38 (6.45%) Oracle
4 15 (2.55%) Cisco
5 14 (2.38%) IBM
6 12 (2.04%) HP
7 10 (1.70%) Avaya
8 6 (1.02%) VMware
9 5 (0.85%) NGA Human Resources
10 4 (0.68%) Apple
10 4 (0.68%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.68%) Citrix
10 4 (0.68%) Cognos
10 4 (0.68%) NetApp
10 4 (0.68%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.68%) Remedy
10 4 (0.68%) ServiceNow
11 3 (0.51%) Ariba
11 3 (0.51%) BMC
11 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £500 - 550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
FT Select
Rate: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Dartford, Kent
Ashdown IT
Rate: £60000 - £85000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
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Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
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London
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Rate: £675 - £750 per day
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Manchester
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Posted: 6 days ago
London
Ebury
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Hertfordshire
NCC Group
Posted: 11 days ago
Greater Manchester
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Rate: £250 - £350 per day
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