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 February 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 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supplier Management
UK
Rank 317 291 270
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -21
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 300 399 418
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.77% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 0.93% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 289 262
Median daily rate £436 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.96% +4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year
- +3.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 6
Median hourly rate £22.90 £50.00 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.20% +118.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.98 £50.00 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.58 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.90 £50.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-54.20% +118.81%

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
37526 43083 40983
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.74% 82.84% 79.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 24906 28187 25982
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 961 1187 1087
Median hourly rate £35.00 £38.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +48.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +45.45%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 -45 246 £450 +1.12% 48
London -12 93 £475 -1.29% 13
South East +23 44 £450 - 7
Scotland +54 39 £423 -0.47%
Yorkshire -1 27 £425 +3.03% 4
West Midlands -15 26 £450 - 3
Edinburgh +28 21 £425 -8.10%
West Yorkshire +2 19 £425 +3.03% 3
North West -16 19 £463 +7.55% 7
East of England +1 18 £450 +5.88% 5
City of London +6 15 £500 -2.43% 3
South West +1 12 £388 -0.38% 3
Leeds -11 11 £425 -0.29% 3
Glasgow +10 10 £375 +7.14%
Hampshire +12 9 £450 +0.55%
Hertfordshire +7 9 £438 -10.25% 1
Wales - 9 £375 -
Manchester +1 8 £425 +30.76% 5
South Wales - 8 £375 -
Berkshire +14 6 £400 -10.11% 1
Bristol +8 6 £393 +16.86% 1
Warwickshire +1 6 £385 -9.41% 1
Merseyside -1 6 £488 +163.51%
Liverpool -3 6 £488 +163.51%
West Lothian - 6 £350 -
Cheshire +28 5 £458 -39.00% 2
Surrey +14 5 £475 +8.57% 2
York +12 5 £425 +6.25% 1
North Yorkshire +11 5 £425 +6.25% 1
Kent +7 5 £500 - 2

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 February 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.

1 223 (37.80%) Stakeholder Management
2 206 (34.92%) Project Management
3 201 (34.07%) Finance
4 113 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
5 104 (17.63%) ITIL
6 96 (16.27%) PRINCE2
7 72 (12.20%) Microsoft
8 70 (11.86%) Migration
9 68 (11.53%) Change Management
9 68 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
10 60 (10.17%) Service Management
11 51 (8.64%) Service Delivery
11 51 (8.64%) Risk Management
12 50 (8.47%) Degree
13 49 (8.31%) Waterfall
14 46 (7.80%) Security Cleared
15 43 (7.29%) Oracle
15 43 (7.29%) MS Excel
16 41 (6.95%) Business Analysis
17 40 (6.78%) SC Cleared
18 38 (6.44%) Data Centre
18 38 (6.44%) Banking
18 38 (6.44%) Management Information System
19 36 (6.10%) CRM
19 36 (6.10%) MS Office
20 34 (5.76%) MS Project
20 34 (5.76%) SharePoint
21 33 (5.59%) SAP
21 33 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
22 32 (5.42%) Office 365

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 34 (5.76%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.20%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 7 (1.19%) CMS
5 5 (0.85%) MS Project Server
5 5 (0.85%) SAS
5 5 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (0.68%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.51%) Apache
8 2 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.34%) Drupal
8 2 (0.34%) IIS
9 1 (0.17%) Confluence
9 1 (0.17%) Kentico
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.17%) Oracle UPK
9 1 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 43 (7.29%) MS Excel
2 36 (6.10%) MS Office
3 34 (5.76%) MS Project
4 10 (1.69%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.02%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 22 (3.73%) Dynamics CRM
2 12 (2.03%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.53%) Oracle Financials
4 7 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.19%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 5 (0.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 4 (0.68%) CA PPM
6 4 (0.68%) Primavera
7 3 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
8 1 (0.17%) BASE24
8 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
8 1 (0.17%) Lorenzo
8 1 (0.17%) Magento
8 1 (0.17%) Maximo
8 1 (0.17%) SAP ERP
8 1 (0.17%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.42%) Office 365
2 12 (2.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.69%) IaaS
3 10 (1.69%) SaaS
4 8 (1.36%) OneDrive
4 8 (1.36%) PaaS
5 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.34%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.17%) Amazon Kinesis
7 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 19 (3.22%) WAN
2 15 (2.54%) Firewall
3 11 (1.86%) LAN
4 10 (1.69%) Skype
5 6 (1.02%) Network Security
6 4 (0.68%) HTTP
6 4 (0.68%) SAN
6 4 (0.68%) Unified Communications
6 4 (0.68%) VoIP
7 3 (0.51%) Broadband
7 3 (0.51%) Internet
7 3 (0.51%) WLAN
8 2 (0.34%) DHCP
8 2 (0.34%) DMZ
8 2 (0.34%) DNS
8 2 (0.34%) IPsec
8 2 (0.34%) Kerberos
8 2 (0.34%) MPLS
8 2 (0.34%) SSL
8 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (3.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (1.86%) NoSQL
3 9 (1.53%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (0.85%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 4 (0.68%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.51%) Big Data
6 3 (0.51%) MySQL
6 3 (0.51%) Oracle Exadata
6 3 (0.51%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.34%) Data Mart
7 2 (0.34%) GIS
7 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 2 (0.34%) OLAP
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (0.34%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (0.51%) JIRA
2 2 (0.34%) Babel
2 2 (0.34%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.34%) Grunt
3 1 (0.17%) gulp
3 1 (0.17%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.17%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.17%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 201 (34.07%) Finance
2 38 (6.44%) Banking
3 32 (5.42%) Retail
4 26 (4.41%) Telecoms
5 20 (3.39%) Legal
6 16 (2.71%) Manufacturing
7 15 (2.54%) Marketing
8 13 (2.20%) Billing
9 8 (1.36%) Law
10 7 (1.19%) Automotive
11 6 (1.02%) Advertising
12 5 (0.85%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.68%) Electronics
13 4 (0.68%) Local Government
14 3 (0.51%) German Language
15 2 (0.34%) Financial Institution
16 1 (0.17%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.17%) Back Office
16 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
16 1 (0.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 209 (35.42%) Project Manager
2 71 (12.03%) Analyst
3 65 (11.02%) IT Manager
4 55 (9.32%) Infrastructure Manager
5 51 (8.64%) Architect
6 48 (8.14%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 46 (7.80%) Business Analyst
8 35 (5.93%) Service Manager
9 29 (4.92%) IT Project Manager
9 29 (4.92%) Solutions Architect
10 28 (4.75%) Senior Manager
11 25 (4.24%) Programme Manager
12 24 (4.07%) Consultant
12 24 (4.07%) Delivery Manager
13 21 (3.56%) Applications Manager
14 17 (2.88%) Procurement Manager
15 16 (2.71%) Technical Manager
16 15 (2.54%) Contracts Manager
16 15 (2.54%) Senior Project Manager
17 14 (2.37%) Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.20%) .NET
2 9 (1.53%) Web Services
3 6 (1.02%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.85%) CSS
5 4 (0.68%) REST
6 3 (0.51%) HTML
6 3 (0.51%) JMS
6 3 (0.51%) Node.js
6 3 (0.51%) Sass
6 3 (0.51%) XSLT
7 2 (0.34%) EDI
7 2 (0.34%) EDIFACT
7 2 (0.34%) IBM Integration Bus
7 2 (0.34%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 2 (0.34%) SAML
7 2 (0.34%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.17%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.17%) HTML5
8 1 (0.17%) jQuery
8 1 (0.17%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 68 (11.53%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (6.44%) Data Centre
2 38 (6.44%) Management Information System
3 11 (1.86%) NHS
4 9 (1.53%) User Experience
5 8 (1.36%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.19%) Linked Data
6 7 (1.19%) PMI
7 6 (1.02%) FMCG
8 5 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (0.68%) Data Protection Act
9 4 (0.68%) Mainframe
10 3 (0.51%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.34%) CMDB
11 2 (0.34%) EPoS
11 2 (0.34%) Life Science
11 2 (0.34%) Mobile App
11 2 (0.34%) New Media
11 2 (0.34%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (4.07%) Windows
2 13 (2.20%) Linux
3 7 (1.19%) Android
4 6 (1.02%) Apple iOS
4 6 (1.02%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.51%) Unix
5 3 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (0.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.34%) VMS
6 2 (0.34%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.17%) AIX
7 1 (0.17%) CentOS
7 1 (0.17%) Solaris
7 1 (0.17%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.17%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 223 (37.80%) Stakeholder Management
2 206 (34.92%) Project Management
3 113 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 104 (17.63%) ITIL
5 96 (16.27%) PRINCE2
6 70 (11.86%) Migration
7 68 (11.53%) Change Management
8 60 (10.17%) Service Management
9 51 (8.64%) Risk Management
9 51 (8.64%) Service Delivery
10 49 (8.31%) Waterfall
11 41 (6.95%) Business Analysis
12 36 (6.10%) CRM
13 33 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
14 31 (5.25%) Contract Management
14 31 (5.25%) ITIL V3
15 27 (4.58%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (4.58%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 25 (4.24%) Business Development
17 24 (4.07%) Project Governance
Programming Languages
1 22 (3.73%) SQL
2 9 (1.53%) C
3 7 (1.19%) Java
4 6 (1.02%) C#
5 3 (0.51%) ES6
5 3 (0.51%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.51%) R
5 3 (0.51%) XPath
5 3 (0.51%) XQuery
6 2 (0.34%) PHP
6 2 (0.34%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.17%) Apple Swift
7 1 (0.17%) COBOL
7 1 (0.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 50 (8.47%) Degree
2 46 (7.80%) Security Cleared
3 40 (6.78%) SC Cleared
4 30 (5.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 19 (3.22%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (2.54%) PMI Certification
8 11 (1.86%) PMP
9 6 (1.02%) CLAS
9 6 (1.02%) ISEB
10 5 (0.85%) MCSE
10 5 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.51%) MCSA
11 3 (0.51%) PgMP
12 2 (0.34%) APMP
12 2 (0.34%) BPSS Clearance
12 2 (0.34%) CCNP
12 2 (0.34%) CISSP
12 2 (0.34%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.75%) SLA
2 24 (4.07%) QA
3 7 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.19%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.85%) PMBOK
5 3 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 2 (0.34%) IFRS
6 2 (0.34%) IFRS 9
6 2 (0.34%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.17%) COBIT
7 1 (0.17%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.17%) GDPR
System Software
1 17 (2.88%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
3 3 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (0.34%) Virtual Desktop
4 2 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (0.85%) SCCM
2 2 (0.34%) AirWatch
2 2 (0.34%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (0.34%) Data Guard
2 2 (0.34%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
2 2 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (0.34%) SnapMirror
2 2 (0.34%) WSUS
3 1 (0.17%) MOM
3 1 (0.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 72 (12.20%) Microsoft
2 43 (7.29%) Oracle
3 33 (5.59%) SAP
4 12 (2.03%) Cisco
5 10 (1.69%) Avaya
5 10 (1.69%) HP
6 9 (1.53%) IBM
7 6 (1.02%) Citrix
7 6 (1.02%) ServiceNow
8 5 (0.85%) NGA Human Resources
8 5 (0.85%) VMware
9 4 (0.68%) BMC
9 4 (0.68%) CA
9 4 (0.68%) Cognos
9 4 (0.68%) NetApp
9 4 (0.68%) WorldPay
10 3 (0.51%) Apple
10 3 (0.51%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.51%) Concur
10 3 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
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Rullion
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