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 28 June 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
28 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 316 262 268
Rank change year-on-year
-54 +6
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 374 467 420
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.85% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.84% 1.06% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 298 265
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £575 £631
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
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
44266 43889 41524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.20% 79.61% 78.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29403 28274 26032
Median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1173 1204
Median hourly rate £28.00 £29.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.76 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

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 28 June 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 28 June 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 28 June 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 -60 325 £459 +8.00% 51
London -24 106 £525 +18.64% 15
South East -20 65 £475 +20.25% 6
North West -12 43 £505 +2.79% 5
Scotland -2 39 £425 -5.55% 3
West Midlands -35 30 £425 - 2
East of England +7 28 £415 -7.77% 8
Edinburgh +5 26 £450 - 2
South West +4 22 £377 -18.43% 4
Buckinghamshire +11 18 £475 +34.27% 1
City of London +24 17 £425 +2.40% 4
Milton Keynes +12 16 £475 +34.27% 1
Cheshire +11 16 £479 +87.74% 1
West Yorkshire -24 15 £488 +21.87% 4
Yorkshire -27 15 £488 +21.87% 4
Hampshire +8 13 £475 +11.76%
Bristol +6 13 £430 -21.90% 2
Leeds -10 12 £575 +43.75% 4
Manchester -12 12 £425 -7.10% 2
Lancashire -1 10 £675 +66.66%
Surrey -5 10 £425 -10.52%
East Midlands -10 10 £438 +25.00% 5
Norfolk +5 9 £344 -
Blackpool -3 9 £675 +66.66%
Norwich - 9 £344 -
Oxfordshire +8 7 £438 +94.44% 1
Warrington -7 7 £479 - 1
Bedfordshire 0 6 £465 -7.00% 3
Birmingham -2 6 £450 -
Coventry -5 6 £286 -45.45%

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 June 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.

1 280 (33.94%) Finance
2 274 (33.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 263 (31.88%) Project Management
4 186 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
5 179 (21.70%) PRINCE2
6 143 (17.33%) ITIL
7 96 (11.64%) Migration
8 94 (11.39%) Service Delivery
9 91 (11.03%) Security Cleared
10 75 (9.09%) Data Centre
11 70 (8.48%) Service Management
11 70 (8.48%) TOGAF
11 70 (8.48%) Degree
12 69 (8.36%) Telecoms
13 68 (8.24%) Waterfall
14 65 (7.88%) Risk Management
15 64 (7.76%) Enterprise Architecture
15 64 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
16 60 (7.27%) SC Cleared
17 55 (6.67%) Banking
18 53 (6.42%) Retail
19 52 (6.30%) Change Management
19 52 (6.30%) Oracle
20 46 (5.58%) ITIL V3
21 45 (5.45%) Line Management
21 45 (5.45%) SLA
22 42 (5.09%) Programme Management
22 42 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
22 42 (5.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
23 41 (4.97%) Legal

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 30 (3.64%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.45%) Skype for Business
3 9 (1.09%) Tuxedo
4 8 (0.97%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.73%) CMS
5 6 (0.73%) IIS
5 6 (0.73%) SAS
6 5 (0.61%) WebSphere
7 4 (0.48%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.24%) Apache
9 2 (0.24%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.12%) CICS
10 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
10 1 (0.12%) Mule
10 1 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 26 (3.15%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.18%) MS Project
3 15 (1.82%) MS Office
4 6 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.61%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (1.45%) SAP IS-U
2 9 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
3 5 (0.61%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.36%) SAP ERP
6 2 (0.24%) Maximo
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.24%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.24%) Summit
6 2 (0.24%) 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%) SDL Web 8
7 1 (0.12%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 25 (3.03%) Office 365
2 16 (1.94%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.33%) IaaS
4 8 (0.97%) PaaS
5 7 (0.85%) SaaS
6 3 (0.36%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.24%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (0.12%) GitHub
8 1 (0.12%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 30 (3.64%) LAN
2 29 (3.52%) WAN
3 12 (1.45%) Firewall
4 11 (1.33%) Internet
4 11 (1.33%) Wireless
5 9 (1.09%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (0.97%) Unified Communications
7 7 (0.85%) Skype
8 6 (0.73%) TCP/IP
9 5 (0.61%) 4G
9 5 (0.61%) MPLS
9 5 (0.61%) Network Security
9 5 (0.61%) VLAN
10 4 (0.48%) 3G
10 4 (0.48%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.48%) SAN
10 4 (0.48%) VoIP
11 3 (0.36%) Broadband
11 3 (0.36%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
2 20 (2.42%) SQL Server
3 7 (0.85%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (0.73%) Big Data
4 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.61%) GIS
5 5 (0.61%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle Exadata
6 4 (0.48%) RDBMS
6 4 (0.48%) Relational Database
6 4 (0.48%) SAP BW
7 3 (0.36%) DataStage
7 3 (0.36%) Hadoop
7 3 (0.36%) IBM InfoSphere
7 3 (0.36%) Informix
7 3 (0.36%) QualityStage
8 2 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.24%) MySQL
8 2 (0.24%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (0.73%) JIRA
2 3 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 2 (0.24%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.12%) Ant
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
4 1 (0.12%) TestPartner
General
1 280 (33.94%) Finance
2 69 (8.36%) Telecoms
3 55 (6.67%) Banking
4 53 (6.42%) Retail
5 41 (4.97%) Legal
6 38 (4.61%) Law
7 16 (1.94%) Marketing
8 15 (1.82%) Billing
9 13 (1.58%) Manufacturing
10 12 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
11 8 (0.97%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.85%) Local Government
13 6 (0.73%) Advertising
14 5 (0.61%) Games
15 4 (0.48%) Electronics
16 3 (0.36%) Publishing
17 2 (0.24%) Automotive
17 2 (0.24%) Military
18 1 (0.12%) Aerospace
18 1 (0.12%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 264 (32.00%) Project Manager
2 96 (11.64%) Architect
3 92 (11.15%) Analyst
4 87 (10.55%) IT Manager
5 64 (7.76%) Delivery Manager
5 64 (7.76%) Service Manager
6 59 (7.15%) Business Analyst
6 59 (7.15%) Senior Manager
7 42 (5.09%) Infrastructure Manager
8 39 (4.73%) Senior Project Manager
9 35 (4.24%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 32 (3.88%) Programme Manager
11 31 (3.76%) IT Project Manager
12 25 (3.03%) IT Services Manager
12 25 (3.03%) Technical Manager
13 24 (2.91%) Enterprise Architect
14 23 (2.79%) Senior Architect
15 22 (2.67%) Services Delivery Manager
16 21 (2.55%) Digital Delivery Manager
17 20 (2.42%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.82%) .NET
2 7 (0.85%) Middleware
3 5 (0.61%) ASP.NET
3 5 (0.61%) CAML
4 4 (0.48%) XML
5 3 (0.36%) Web Services
6 2 (0.24%) LAMP
6 2 (0.24%) SAML
6 2 (0.24%) SOAP
7 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.12%) HTML
7 1 (0.12%) HTML5
7 1 (0.12%) J2EE
7 1 (0.12%) JMS
7 1 (0.12%) Node.js
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 75 (9.09%) Data Centre
2 64 (7.76%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (3.76%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.79%) Smart Meter
5 22 (2.67%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.06%) User Experience
7 16 (1.94%) Mainframe
8 12 (1.45%) Virtual Team
9 11 (1.33%) NHS
10 8 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (0.97%) PKI
11 7 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 6 (0.73%) CESG
12 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
13 5 (0.61%) FMCG
13 5 (0.61%) Statistics
14 4 (0.48%) Blackberry
14 4 (0.48%) iPad
14 4 (0.48%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 39 (4.73%) Windows
2 20 (2.42%) Linux
3 18 (2.18%) Unix
4 16 (1.94%) Windows Server
5 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.97%) VME
7 5 (0.61%) AIX
8 4 (0.48%) HPUX
8 4 (0.48%) Solaris
9 3 (0.36%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.24%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.12%) Android
11 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (33.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 263 (31.88%) Project Management
3 186 (22.55%) Agile Software Development
4 179 (21.70%) PRINCE2
5 143 (17.33%) ITIL
6 96 (11.64%) Migration
7 94 (11.39%) Service Delivery
8 70 (8.48%) Service Management
8 70 (8.48%) TOGAF
9 68 (8.24%) Waterfall
10 65 (7.88%) Risk Management
11 64 (7.76%) Enterprise Architecture
12 52 (6.30%) Change Management
13 46 (5.58%) ITIL V3
14 45 (5.45%) Line Management
15 42 (5.09%) Continuous Improvement
15 42 (5.09%) Programme Management
15 42 (5.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 40 (4.85%) Change Control
17 37 (4.48%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 23 (2.79%) SQL
2 14 (1.70%) Java
3 8 (0.97%) C
3 8 (0.97%) COBOL
4 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
5 6 (0.73%) C#
5 6 (0.73%) VB
6 5 (0.61%) FQL
6 5 (0.61%) PowerShell
7 4 (0.48%) Python
8 3 (0.36%) JavaScript
9 2 (0.24%) PHP
9 2 (0.24%) Ruby
10 1 (0.12%) C++
10 1 (0.12%) Perl
10 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 91 (11.03%) Security Cleared
2 70 (8.48%) Degree
3 60 (7.27%) SC Cleared
4 27 (3.27%) ITIL Certification
5 26 (3.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 22 (2.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 19 (2.30%) BPSS Clearance
8 18 (2.18%) CISSP
9 16 (1.94%) MBA
10 12 (1.45%) PMI Certification
11 11 (1.33%) ISEB
12 9 (1.09%) CISMP
13 8 (0.97%) PMP
14 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
15 6 (0.73%) MCSE
16 5 (0.61%) APMP
17 4 (0.48%) CISA
17 4 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
17 4 (0.48%) DV Cleared
17 4 (0.48%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (5.45%) SLA
2 21 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 19 (2.30%) Disclosure Scotland
4 16 (1.94%) QA
5 12 (1.45%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 5 (0.61%) ISO22301
7 5 (0.61%) ISO27002
8 4 (0.48%) ISO27005
9 3 (0.36%) RMADS
10 2 (0.24%) COBIT
10 2 (0.24%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 1 (0.12%) BS25999
11 1 (0.12%) GxP
11 1 (0.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 13 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.85%) UAG
3 4 (0.48%) Hyper-V
3 4 (0.48%) Squid
4 3 (0.36%) Docker
4 3 (0.36%) Firmware
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
5 1 (0.12%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 6 (0.73%) Tivoli
2 4 (0.48%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 3 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.24%) Ansible
4 2 (0.24%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.24%) QRadar
4 2 (0.24%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.12%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.12%) OpenView
5 1 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.12%) Puppet
5 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 52 (6.30%) Oracle
2 37 (4.48%) Microsoft
3 35 (4.24%) SAP
4 29 (3.52%) Cisco
5 15 (1.82%) ServiceNow
6 14 (1.70%) IBM
7 13 (1.58%) Citrix
7 13 (1.58%) Remedy
8 12 (1.45%) BT
9 11 (1.33%) HP
10 9 (1.09%) Micro Focus
10 9 (1.09%) Red Hat
11 8 (0.97%) Openreach
12 7 (0.85%) Ericsson
13 6 (0.73%) Avaya
13 6 (0.73%) CheckPoint
13 6 (0.73%) Hyperion
14 5 (0.61%) Brocade
14 5 (0.61%) Juniper
14 5 (0.61%) LANDesk
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £55,000 per year fixed term contract
Posted: 21 hours ago
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Attractive Salary
Posted: 13 hours ago
Northamptonshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £150 - £200 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
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Rate: £50,000 - £55,000 per year 12 month fixed term contract
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Allen Lane Interim & Permanent Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £380 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Daventry, Northamptonshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £16 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Poole, Dorset
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £230 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
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Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
North West England
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Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Leeds, West Yorkshire
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