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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 319 309 296
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 370 418 401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.69% 0.73% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.83% 0.90% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 243 285 266
Median daily rate £438 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.56% +3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £431 £425
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 2
Median hourly rate £14.35 £48.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-70.10% +113.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.68 £48.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-67.34% +113.33%

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
44605 46363 44678
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 83.11% 81.03% 77.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 29540 30319 27925
Median daily rate £440 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.52% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1156 1285 1224
Median hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% +33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £12.50 £12.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £49.57 £53.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £33.64 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-3.38% +29.38%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -12 348 £450 +2.27% 50
London -23 124 £455 +2.24% 12
South East -6 71 £460 +11.51% 8
North West 0 42 £475 -3.55% 4
East of England +18 24 £438 -7.89% 7
Manchester +4 22 £425 -7.60% 3
Yorkshire +3 21 £385 -3.75% 3
West Yorkshire +10 20 £385 +0.65% 3
West Midlands -24 17 £506 +12.50% 8
South West +9 16 £414 +3.43% 3
Berkshire +9 16 £560 +28.73% 3
Hampshire +8 16 £450 +25.00% 2
East Midlands +2 15 £400 -11.11% 5
Scotland -1 15 £369 -6.34% 2
Milton Keynes +8 14 £438 +19.12% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 14 £438 +20.35% 1
City of London +4 14 £488 +12.06% 2
Bedfordshire +4 13 £438 -12.50% 5
Cheshire -11 13 £588 +11.90% 1
North East -28 13 £685 +68.61%
Luton 0 11 £438 -12.50% 4
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 11 £725 +87.09%
Tyne and Wear -31 11 £725 +87.09%
Surrey +8 10 £469 -3.35% 1
Leeds -3 10 £400 +6.66% 3
Warrington -3 8 £650 +23.80% 1
Nottinghamshire -11 7 £400 -23.80% 1
Watford - 7 £425 - 1
Reading - 7 £500 - 1
Hertfordshire - 7 £425 - 2

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 285 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 252 (34.29%) Finance
3 231 (31.43%) Project Management
4 151 (20.54%) PRINCE2
5 143 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
6 124 (16.87%) ITIL
7 97 (13.20%) Security Cleared
8 84 (11.43%) Service Delivery
9 80 (10.88%) Migration
10 70 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
11 69 (9.39%) Data Centre
12 65 (8.84%) Service Management
13 62 (8.44%) SC Cleared
14 61 (8.30%) Change Management
15 59 (8.03%) Degree
16 58 (7.89%) Telecoms
17 57 (7.76%) Retail
18 49 (6.67%) Microsoft
19 46 (6.26%) Management Information System
20 45 (6.12%) Risk Management
20 45 (6.12%) TOGAF
21 44 (5.99%) Banking
21 44 (5.99%) Programme Management
21 44 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
22 43 (5.85%) SLA
23 42 (5.71%) Oracle
23 42 (5.71%) Waterfall
24 40 (5.44%) Enterprise Architecture
25 38 (5.17%) Law
25 38 (5.17%) 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 36 (4.90%) SharePoint
2 12 (1.63%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.09%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (0.95%) MS Exchange
5 6 (0.82%) SAS
6 5 (0.68%) CMS
7 4 (0.54%) IIS
8 3 (0.41%) JBoss
8 3 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.41%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.27%) Apache
9 2 (0.27%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Coherence
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle 10gAS
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle Application Server
10 1 (0.14%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 36 (4.90%) MS Office
2 34 (4.63%) MS Excel
3 18 (2.45%) MS Project
4 11 (1.50%) MS PowerPoint
4 11 (1.50%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.14%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 14 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (0.95%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.82%) BASE24
6 5 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
7 4 (0.54%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.41%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle HRMS
9 2 (0.27%) Oracle Payroll
9 2 (0.27%) SAP IS-U
9 2 (0.27%) Summit
9 2 (0.27%) Unit4 Business World
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
10 1 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
10 1 (0.14%) Primavera
10 1 (0.14%) Remedy ITSM
10 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
10 1 (0.14%) SAP Payroll
10 1 (0.14%) SDL Web 8
Cloud Services
1 34 (4.63%) Office 365
2 19 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 18 (2.45%) IaaS
4 15 (2.04%) PaaS
5 14 (1.90%) SaaS
6 7 (0.95%) OneDrive
7 6 (0.82%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
8 3 (0.41%) Amazon S3
8 3 (0.41%) Taleo
9 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 18 (2.45%) Firewall
2 16 (2.18%) Internet
2 16 (2.18%) WAN
3 15 (2.04%) LAN
4 14 (1.90%) Wireless
5 11 (1.50%) Skype
6 8 (1.09%) MPLS
6 8 (1.09%) Network Security
7 7 (0.95%) ATM
7 7 (0.95%) IP Telephony
7 7 (0.95%) VoIP
8 6 (0.82%) 3G
8 6 (0.82%) Unified Communications
8 6 (0.82%) VLAN
9 5 (0.68%) SAN
10 4 (0.54%) BGP
10 4 (0.54%) EIGRP
10 4 (0.54%) MRTG
10 4 (0.54%) OSPF
10 4 (0.54%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (3.54%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.36%) NoSQL
3 9 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (0.82%) Big Data
5 5 (0.68%) SAP BW
5 5 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 5 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 5 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (0.41%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (0.41%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (0.41%) Relational Database
6 3 (0.41%) SAP BI
7 2 (0.27%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.27%) GIS
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.27%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (0.95%) JIRA
2 3 (0.41%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.41%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.41%) Subversion
3 2 (0.27%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.14%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.14%) JMeter
4 1 (0.14%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.14%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.14%) TestPartner
4 1 (0.14%) VersionOne
General
1 252 (34.29%) Finance
2 58 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 57 (7.76%) Retail
4 44 (5.99%) Banking
5 38 (5.17%) Law
6 31 (4.22%) Legal
7 17 (2.31%) Marketing
8 15 (2.04%) Billing
9 14 (1.90%) Manufacturing
10 8 (1.09%) Electronics
10 8 (1.09%) Pharmaceutical
11 7 (0.95%) Advertising
11 7 (0.95%) Automotive
12 6 (0.82%) Retail Banking
13 4 (0.54%) German Language
13 4 (0.54%) Publishing
14 3 (0.41%) Local Government
14 3 (0.41%) Military
14 3 (0.41%) Spanish Language
15 2 (0.27%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 211 (28.71%) Project Manager
2 90 (12.24%) Analyst
3 65 (8.84%) Architect
4 63 (8.57%) IT Manager
5 58 (7.89%) Business Analyst
5 58 (7.89%) Service Manager
6 44 (5.99%) Delivery Manager
7 39 (5.31%) Programme Manager
8 37 (5.03%) Senior Manager
9 35 (4.76%) Consultant
10 32 (4.35%) Infrastructure Manager
11 27 (3.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 26 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
13 25 (3.40%) Senior Project Manager
14 24 (3.27%) Technical Manager
15 22 (2.99%) IT Project Manager
15 22 (2.99%) Security Manager
15 22 (2.99%) Services Delivery Manager
16 21 (2.86%) Supplier Manager
17 20 (2.72%) IT Services Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (2.72%) .NET
2 16 (2.18%) Web Services
3 7 (0.95%) J2EE
3 7 (0.95%) Middleware
4 5 (0.68%) ASP.NET
4 5 (0.68%) CAML
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.54%) Spring
6 3 (0.41%) Core Data
7 2 (0.27%) LAMP
7 2 (0.27%) SAML
8 1 (0.14%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.14%) IBM Integration Bus
8 1 (0.14%) JMS
8 1 (0.14%) OLE
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.14%) SOAP
8 1 (0.14%) Spring Integration
8 1 (0.14%) WebSphere MQ
8 1 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 70 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (9.39%) Data Centre
3 46 (6.26%) Management Information System
4 13 (1.77%) Computer Science
5 11 (1.50%) NHS
6 10 (1.36%) Enterprise Software
7 9 (1.22%) Data Protection Act
7 9 (1.22%) Linked Data
7 9 (1.22%) Mainframe
7 9 (1.22%) PKI
8 8 (1.09%) Security Operations Centre
8 8 (1.09%) Smart Meter
9 7 (0.95%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 6 (0.82%) Blackberry
10 6 (0.82%) EMV
10 6 (0.82%) IBM Mainframe
10 6 (0.82%) Performance Metrics
10 6 (0.82%) Tandem
10 6 (0.82%) User Experience
10 6 (0.82%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 34 (4.63%) Windows
2 15 (2.04%) Linux
2 15 (2.04%) Unix
3 8 (1.09%) Windows Server
4 6 (0.82%) Windows 10
5 5 (0.68%) Android
6 4 (0.54%) AIX
7 3 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.41%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (0.27%) HPUX
8 2 (0.27%) Solaris
8 2 (0.27%) VMS
8 2 (0.27%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 285 (38.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 231 (31.43%) Project Management
3 151 (20.54%) PRINCE2
4 143 (19.46%) Agile Software Development
5 124 (16.87%) ITIL
6 84 (11.43%) Service Delivery
7 80 (10.88%) Migration
8 65 (8.84%) Service Management
9 61 (8.30%) Change Management
10 45 (6.12%) Risk Management
10 45 (6.12%) TOGAF
11 44 (5.99%) Continuous Improvement
11 44 (5.99%) Programme Management
12 42 (5.71%) Waterfall
13 40 (5.44%) Enterprise Architecture
14 38 (5.17%) Business Analysis
15 36 (4.90%) Business Intelligence
16 35 (4.76%) ITIL V3
17 34 (4.63%) Information Security
18 30 (4.08%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.27%) Java
2 15 (2.04%) C#
3 14 (1.90%) SQL
4 7 (0.95%) PowerShell
5 6 (0.82%) COBOL
6 5 (0.68%) FQL
6 5 (0.68%) VB
7 3 (0.41%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.27%) C
8 2 (0.27%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.27%) PHP
8 2 (0.27%) Python
9 1 (0.14%) C++
9 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 97 (13.20%) Security Cleared
2 62 (8.44%) SC Cleared
3 59 (8.03%) Degree
4 27 (3.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (3.40%) ITIL Certification
6 24 (3.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 20 (2.72%) APMP
7 20 (2.72%) DV Cleared
8 17 (2.31%) PMP
9 16 (2.18%) PMI Certification
10 14 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
11 13 (1.77%) CISSP
12 9 (1.22%) CISMP
12 9 (1.22%) ISEB
13 5 (0.68%) CLAS
14 4 (0.54%) MBA
15 3 (0.41%) CISM
15 3 (0.41%) CTC Cleared
15 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.27%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (5.85%) SLA
2 32 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 17 (2.31%) QA
4 13 (1.77%) PCI DSS
5 10 (1.36%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (0.68%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.27%) 21 CFR Part 11
7 2 (0.27%) COBIT
7 2 (0.27%) GxP
7 2 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) BS25999
8 1 (0.14%) Def Stans
8 1 (0.14%) Government Security Classifications
8 1 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.14%) ISO22301
8 1 (0.14%) ISO27002
8 1 (0.14%) ISO27005
8 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
System Software
1 20 (2.72%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.22%) Virtual Servers
3 6 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.41%) Docker
4 3 (0.41%) Firmware
4 3 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (0.27%) Squid
5 2 (0.27%) UAG
5 2 (0.27%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 8 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.54%) SCCM
3 2 (0.27%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.27%) QRadar
3 2 (0.27%) RSA Archer
3 2 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.14%) Ansible
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
4 1 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.14%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.14%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 42 (5.71%) Oracle
3 27 (3.67%) SAP
4 24 (3.27%) Cisco
5 19 (2.59%) IBM
6 13 (1.77%) ServiceNow
7 12 (1.63%) HP
7 12 (1.63%) Remedy
8 8 (1.09%) Ericsson
9 7 (0.95%) CheckPoint
10 5 (0.68%) EMC
10 5 (0.68%) LANDesk
11 4 (0.54%) Citrix
11 4 (0.54%) Hyperion
11 4 (0.54%) iManage
12 3 (0.41%) Cloudera
12 3 (0.41%) Concur
12 3 (0.41%) NGA Human Resources
12 3 (0.41%) SolarWinds
12 3 (0.41%) WorldPay
South West
Sanderson
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 30 minutes ago
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Modis International
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Royston, Hertfordshire
EasyWebRecruitment.com
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
South West London
World First
Posted: 13 days ago
United Kingdom
Hanson Regan Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
G2 Recruitment Solutions
Posted: 7 days ago
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 19 days ago