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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 297 274 253
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -21
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 426 423 464
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.80% 0.78% 0.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 0.99% 1.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 261 283
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £309 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £550 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 0
Median hourly rate £15.95 £22.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.75 £22.00 -
% change year-on-year
-32.95% -

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
43851 42877 41677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.90% 79.19% 77.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 29046 27097 26309
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 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1017 1228 1245
Median hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +4.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+12.90% +3.33%

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 24 May 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 24 May 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 24 May 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 +14 391 £451 +6.00% 59
London -13 110 £475 +5.55% 16
North West +16 80 £500 +21.95% 6
South East +6 77 £450 +5.94% 9
Cheshire +24 43 £510 +56.92%
West Midlands -9 33 £428 +0.58% 8
Warrington +9 27 £550 -
Scotland -20 27 £425 -5.55% 1
East of England +3 26 £425 -1.16% 5
Yorkshire 0 23 £625 +56.25% 9
West Yorkshire -2 22 £638 +59.37% 8
South West +3 21 £338 -18.18% 4
Leeds +1 20 £650 +70.49% 7
Buckinghamshire +12 19 £475 +67.40% 2
Manchester -3 19 £400 - 4
Milton Keynes +10 16 £475 +72.72% 2
Hampshire +5 16 £475 +10.46% 1
Edinburgh -6 16 £475 +31.94% 1
City of London +18 14 £411 -15.07% 4
Berkshire -3 14 £400 -5.88% 2
Lancashire +13 13 £661 +63.20% 2
Bristol +1 13 £338 -20.58% 2
East Midlands +13 12 £483 +60.83% 2
Blackpool +11 12 £661 +63.20%
Surrey -8 9 £463 +12.12%
Coventry -4 8 £356 -32.25%
Newcastle upon Tyne -46 8 £340 -40.86%
Tyne and Wear -46 8 £340 -40.86%
North East -51 8 £340 -38.46%
Hertfordshire +2 7 £414 -3.77% 1

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 May 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.

1 279 (33.74%) Project Management
2 277 (33.49%) Finance
3 210 (25.39%) Stakeholder Management
4 201 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
5 191 (23.10%) PRINCE2
6 132 (15.96%) ITIL
7 94 (11.37%) Migration
8 92 (11.12%) Security Cleared
9 85 (10.28%) Service Delivery
10 83 (10.04%) Risk Management
11 76 (9.19%) Degree
12 72 (8.71%) Waterfall
13 71 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
14 70 (8.46%) Service Management
15 66 (7.98%) Telecoms
15 66 (7.98%) TOGAF
16 65 (7.86%) Enterprise Architecture
17 57 (6.89%) Data Centre
17 57 (6.89%) SC Cleared
18 52 (6.29%) Oracle
18 52 (6.29%) Retail
19 50 (6.05%) Banking
19 50 (6.05%) Windows
20 48 (5.80%) Change Management
21 46 (5.56%) Legal
22 45 (5.44%) Line Management
23 43 (5.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
24 41 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
25 39 (4.72%) Microsoft
26 37 (4.47%) Business Analysis

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 24 (2.90%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.45%) Skype for Business
3 9 (1.09%) Tuxedo
4 6 (0.73%) CMS
4 6 (0.73%) IIS
4 6 (0.73%) SAS
5 5 (0.60%) MS Exchange
5 5 (0.60%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (0.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.24%) Apache
9 1 (0.12%) CICS
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Domino
9 1 (0.12%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.12%) Node.js
9 1 (0.12%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.12%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.12%) Sitecore CMS
9 1 (0.12%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 24 (2.90%) MS Project
3 16 (1.93%) MS Office
4 7 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
5 6 (0.73%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
6 2 (0.24%) Windchill
7 1 (0.12%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 12 (1.45%) SAP IS-U
2 7 (0.85%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (0.60%) Hyperion Planning
4 4 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 4 (0.48%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.36%) Oracle HRMS
5 3 (0.36%) Primavera
5 3 (0.36%) Teamcenter
6 2 (0.24%) Maximo
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.24%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.24%) SAP APO
6 2 (0.24%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle EBS R12
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle ERP
7 1 (0.12%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.12%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.12%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 23 (2.78%) Office 365
2 12 (1.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.60%) IaaS
4 4 (0.48%) Azure Active Directory
5 3 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.36%) SaaS
6 2 (0.24%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.24%) OneDrive
6 2 (0.24%) PaaS
7 1 (0.12%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.12%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 29 (3.51%) LAN
2 28 (3.39%) WAN
3 10 (1.21%) Firewall
4 8 (0.97%) Internet
4 8 (0.97%) Wi-Fi
5 7 (0.85%) Skype
5 7 (0.85%) Wireless
6 6 (0.73%) 4G
6 6 (0.73%) Network Security
6 6 (0.73%) Unified Communications
7 5 (0.60%) Cisco ASA
7 5 (0.60%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.48%) Intrusion Detection
8 4 (0.48%) VoIP
9 3 (0.36%) Broadband
9 3 (0.36%) Ethernet
9 3 (0.36%) VLAN
10 2 (0.24%) DNS
10 2 (0.24%) PSTN
10 2 (0.24%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.90%) Data Warehouse
2 21 (2.54%) SQL Server
3 9 (1.09%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (0.73%) Big Data
4 6 (0.73%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.60%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.48%) GIS
6 4 (0.48%) Oracle Database
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%) MySQL
8 2 (0.24%) Oracle BI EE
8 2 (0.24%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 10 (1.21%) JIRA
2 3 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 3 (0.36%) SoapUI
3 2 (0.24%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.24%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.12%) Ant
4 1 (0.12%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.12%) Maven
4 1 (0.12%) Subversion
General
1 277 (33.49%) Finance
2 66 (7.98%) Telecoms
3 52 (6.29%) Retail
4 50 (6.05%) Banking
5 46 (5.56%) Legal
6 20 (2.42%) Law
7 14 (1.69%) Manufacturing
8 12 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 11 (1.33%) Marketing
10 8 (0.97%) Billing
11 7 (0.85%) Retail Banking
12 6 (0.73%) Games
12 6 (0.73%) Local Government
13 5 (0.60%) Advertising
14 4 (0.48%) Electronics
15 3 (0.36%) Publishing
16 2 (0.24%) Aerospace
16 2 (0.24%) Automotive
16 2 (0.24%) Back Office
16 2 (0.24%) Military
Job Titles
1 268 (32.41%) Project Manager
2 96 (11.61%) Architect
3 79 (9.55%) Analyst
3 79 (9.55%) IT Manager
4 66 (7.98%) Delivery Manager
5 60 (7.26%) Senior Manager
6 50 (6.05%) Service Manager
7 46 (5.56%) Business Analyst
8 41 (4.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 39 (4.72%) Senior Project Manager
10 34 (4.11%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 30 (3.63%) Programme Manager
12 28 (3.39%) IT Project Manager
13 25 (3.02%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 25 (3.02%) Enterprise Architect
14 23 (2.78%) Technical Manager
15 21 (2.54%) IT Services Manager
15 21 (2.54%) Senior Architect
16 20 (2.42%) Development Manager
17 19 (2.30%) Supplier Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (2.30%) .NET
2 5 (0.60%) ASP.NET
2 5 (0.60%) CAML
2 5 (0.60%) Middleware
2 5 (0.60%) XML
3 3 (0.36%) SOAP
3 3 (0.36%) Web Services
4 2 (0.24%) LAMP
4 2 (0.24%) SAML
5 1 (0.12%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.12%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.12%) HTML
5 1 (0.12%) HTML5
5 1 (0.12%) IBM Integration Bus
5 1 (0.12%) J2EE
5 1 (0.12%) JMS
5 1 (0.12%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.12%) Spring
5 1 (0.12%) Spring Integration
5 1 (0.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 71 (8.59%) Analytical Skills
2 57 (6.89%) Data Centre
3 31 (3.75%) Management Information System
4 23 (2.78%) Smart Meter
5 20 (2.42%) Computer Science
6 19 (2.30%) User Experience
7 16 (1.93%) Mainframe
8 13 (1.57%) NHS
9 8 (0.97%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (0.97%) PKI
10 7 (0.85%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 6 (0.73%) CESG
11 6 (0.73%) Video Conferencing
12 5 (0.60%) CMDB
12 5 (0.60%) EPoS
12 5 (0.60%) FMCG
12 5 (0.60%) Statistics
13 4 (0.48%) PMI
14 3 (0.36%) Life Science
14 3 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 50 (6.05%) Windows
2 22 (2.66%) Windows Server
3 17 (2.06%) Linux
4 16 (1.93%) Unix
5 9 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.97%) VME
7 5 (0.60%) Windows 7
7 5 (0.60%) Windows XP
8 4 (0.48%) AIX
8 4 (0.48%) HPUX
8 4 (0.48%) Solaris
9 3 (0.36%) Android
10 1 (0.12%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 279 (33.74%) Project Management
2 210 (25.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 201 (24.30%) Agile Software Development
4 191 (23.10%) PRINCE2
5 132 (15.96%) ITIL
6 94 (11.37%) Migration
7 85 (10.28%) Service Delivery
8 83 (10.04%) Risk Management
9 72 (8.71%) Waterfall
10 70 (8.46%) Service Management
11 66 (7.98%) TOGAF
12 65 (7.86%) Enterprise Architecture
13 48 (5.80%) Change Management
14 45 (5.44%) Line Management
15 43 (5.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 41 (4.96%) Continuous Improvement
17 37 (4.47%) Business Analysis
17 37 (4.47%) ITIL V3
17 37 (4.47%) Translating Business Requirements
18 34 (4.11%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 29 (3.51%) SQL
2 12 (1.45%) Java
3 10 (1.21%) C
4 9 (1.09%) C#
5 8 (0.97%) COBOL
6 7 (0.85%) Shell Script
7 6 (0.73%) VB
8 5 (0.60%) FQL
8 5 (0.60%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.48%) Python
10 3 (0.36%) JavaScript
11 2 (0.24%) PHP
12 1 (0.12%) Perl
12 1 (0.12%) Ruby
12 1 (0.12%) VBA
Qualifications
1 92 (11.12%) Security Cleared
2 76 (9.19%) Degree
3 57 (6.89%) SC Cleared
4 30 (3.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (3.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 23 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
7 18 (2.18%) CISSP
8 17 (2.06%) BPSS Clearance
8 17 (2.06%) MBA
9 13 (1.57%) PMI Certification
10 11 (1.33%) ISEB
11 9 (1.09%) CISMP
11 9 (1.09%) PMP
12 7 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.73%) MCSE
14 4 (0.48%) APMP
14 4 (0.48%) CISA
14 4 (0.48%) CISM
14 4 (0.48%) CTC Cleared
14 4 (0.48%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (4.23%) SLA
2 20 (2.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 18 (2.18%) QA
4 16 (1.93%) Disclosure Scotland
5 11 (1.33%) PCI DSS
6 7 (0.85%) Data Quality
7 6 (0.73%) ISO22301
8 5 (0.60%) ISO27002
9 4 (0.48%) ISO27005
10 3 (0.36%) COBIT
10 3 (0.36%) RMADS
11 2 (0.24%) PMBOK
12 1 (0.12%) SEPA
System Software
1 12 (1.45%) Active Directory
2 7 (0.85%) UAG
3 4 (0.48%) Squid
4 3 (0.36%) Docker
4 3 (0.36%) Firmware
4 3 (0.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.73%) Tivoli
2 5 (0.60%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.48%) FortiGate
4 3 (0.36%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (0.24%) Ansible
5 2 (0.24%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.12%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.12%) OpenView
6 1 (0.12%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.12%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.12%) Puppet
6 1 (0.12%) QRadar
6 1 (0.12%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.12%) SCCM
6 1 (0.12%) StatsD
Vendors
1 52 (6.29%) Oracle
2 39 (4.72%) Microsoft
3 34 (4.11%) SAP
4 19 (2.30%) Cisco
5 13 (1.57%) Citrix
6 12 (1.45%) BT
6 12 (1.45%) IBM
6 12 (1.45%) Remedy
6 12 (1.45%) ServiceNow
7 11 (1.33%) HP
8 9 (1.09%) Micro Focus
8 9 (1.09%) Red Hat
9 8 (0.97%) Openreach
10 7 (0.85%) BMC
11 6 (0.73%) Avaya
11 6 (0.73%) Hyperion
12 5 (0.60%) Brocade
12 5 (0.60%) CheckPoint
12 5 (0.60%) Ericsson
12 5 (0.60%) Juniper
London
Mccabe & Barton
Rate: £800 per day £800-900 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Circle Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £780 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxfordshire
Cadence Resourcing
Rate: on application
Posted: 4 days ago
Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £525 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
South Yorkshire
Computer Futures
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Rate: £550 per day £80,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Winchester, Hampshire
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £28000 - £33000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £385.00 - £425.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Huxley
Rate: £500 - £630 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 19 days ago