The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Supplier Management
Rank 285 244 288
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +44
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 379 450 289
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.68% 0.83% 0.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.89% 1.11% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 270 172
Average daily rate
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£411 £438 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.00% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £300 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £431 £425
% change year-on-year
-7.24% +1.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 4
Average hourly rate £22.85 £26.54 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.88% +112.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.85 £26.54 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-13.88% +112.28%

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
42497 40723 35069
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.35% 74.75% 73.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 26510 25396 20908
Average daily rate £415 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £362
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1226 1148 1061
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.50 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.20 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-2.58% -3.12%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -54 327 £425 - 58
London -24 115 £450 +2.56% 15
South East -45 55 £425 -1.73% 11
North West -34 46 £378 -28.09% 6
Scotland +37 45 £395 -26.51% 5
City of London +19 34 £484 +9.12% 6
East of England +3 30 £475 +8.57% 8
Yorkshire -34 28 £400 -5.88% 6
Glasgow +22 26 £476 +29.59%
West Midlands -17 23 £425 - 6
East Midlands -5 18 £300 -6.25% 2
Manchester -6 17 £400 +2.56% 2
West Yorkshire -21 16 £400 -5.88% 2
South West -21 16 £371 -7.18% 1
Edinburgh 0 15 £360 -42.40% 4
Buckinghamshire -8 14 £413 +3.12%
Cheshire -7 13 £350 -15.15% 1
Cambridgeshire +8 10 £419 -1.47% 2
Milton Keynes -3 9 £309 -22.81%
Bristol -8 9 £350 -22.22%
Birmingham -13 9 £450 +5.88% 3
Bedfordshire -16 9 £500 +15.94% 3
Hertfordshire +9 8 £500 +5.26% 2
Berkshire 0 8 £400 -13.04% 2
Oxfordshire -16 8 £444 +65.88%
South Yorkshire -4 7 £300 -31.81% 2
Surrey -8 7 £475 -20.83% 3
Merseyside -9 7 £344 -19.11% 1
Lancashire -15 7 £364 -36.73% 1
Bradford -15 7 £425 -12.82% 1

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Supplier Management.

1 288 (37.02%) Project Management
2 270 (34.70%) Finance
3 251 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 215 (27.63%) PRINCE2
5 154 (19.79%) ITIL
6 126 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
7 78 (10.03%) Service Delivery
8 76 (9.77%) Risk Management
9 73 (9.38%) Microsoft
10 70 (9.00%) Service Management
11 69 (8.87%) Change Management
12 59 (7.58%) Retail
13 58 (7.46%) Telecoms
14 55 (7.07%) Migration
15 53 (6.81%) Banking
15 53 (6.81%) Programme Management
15 53 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
16 48 (6.17%) Security Cleared
17 46 (5.91%) Waterfall
17 46 (5.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
18 45 (5.78%) MS Excel
19 44 (5.66%) SLA
20 43 (5.53%) Degree
21 41 (5.27%) WAN
21 41 (5.27%) LAN
22 40 (5.14%) E-Commerce
22 40 (5.14%) Windows
22 40 (5.14%) MS Office
23 39 (5.01%) Oracle
23 39 (5.01%) CRM

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Supplier Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (3.21%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.93%) Lync
3 8 (1.03%) MS Exchange
4 6 (0.77%) IIS
5 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (0.51%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 4 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.51%) CMS
6 4 (0.51%) JBoss
6 4 (0.51%) IBM Notes
6 4 (0.51%) Apache
6 4 (0.51%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.39%) SAS
8 2 (0.26%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.26%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (0.26%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.26%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.13%) Drupal
9 1 (0.13%) Confluence
Applications
1 45 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 40 (5.14%) MS Office
3 36 (4.63%) MS Project
4 18 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
5 14 (1.80%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 11 (1.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.90%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (0.51%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.26%) Maximo
4 2 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.26%) assyst
5 1 (0.13%) Retail-J
5 1 (0.13%) Agresso
5 1 (0.13%) SAP HR
5 1 (0.13%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.13%) Primavera
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.13%) SAP Payroll
5 1 (0.13%) Unica
5 1 (0.13%) Unica Affinium
5 1 (0.13%) SAP PLM
5 1 (0.13%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.13%) Aligne
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.16%) Office 365
2 6 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
3 4 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.39%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.13%) IaaS
5 1 (0.13%) SaaS
5 1 (0.13%) PaaS
5 1 (0.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (5.27%) LAN
1 41 (5.27%) WAN
2 30 (3.86%) Firewall
3 12 (1.54%) MPLS
3 12 (1.54%) TCP/IP
4 11 (1.41%) Internet
4 11 (1.41%) Network Security
5 9 (1.16%) PABX
5 9 (1.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (1.03%) Unified Communications
6 8 (1.03%) SSL
6 8 (1.03%) VoIP
7 7 (0.90%) HTTP
7 7 (0.90%) VPN
7 7 (0.90%) Cisco ASA
7 7 (0.90%) Wireless
8 5 (0.64%) BGP
8 5 (0.64%) DNS
9 4 (0.51%) Intranet
9 4 (0.51%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (1.93%) SQL Server
2 13 (1.67%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (0.51%) MySQL
5 3 (0.39%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (0.39%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.26%) SAP BI
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.26%) DB2
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.13%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.13%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.13%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.13%) MS Access
7 1 (0.13%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (0.26%) LoadRunner
1 2 (0.26%) JIRA
1 2 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.13%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (0.13%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.13%) Selenium
2 1 (0.13%) Subversion
2 1 (0.13%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (0.13%) TestDirector
2 1 (0.13%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 270 (34.70%) Finance
2 59 (7.58%) Retail
3 58 (7.46%) Telecoms
4 53 (6.81%) Banking
5 22 (2.83%) Legal
6 14 (1.80%) Publishing
7 12 (1.54%) Law
8 8 (1.03%) Advertising
8 8 (1.03%) Billing
8 8 (1.03%) Local Government
9 7 (0.90%) Marketing
9 7 (0.90%) Back Office
10 6 (0.77%) Automotive
11 5 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 5 (0.64%) Manufacturing
11 5 (0.64%) Games
12 4 (0.51%) Electronics
12 4 (0.51%) Front Office
13 2 (0.26%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.26%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 309 (39.72%) Project Manager
2 89 (11.44%) Analyst
3 53 (6.81%) Programme Manager
4 45 (5.78%) Service Manager
5 38 (4.88%) Business Analyst
6 34 (4.37%) Senior Manager
7 30 (3.86%) Architect
7 30 (3.86%) IT Project Manager
8 26 (3.34%) Senior Project Manager
9 23 (2.96%) Delivery Manager
10 20 (2.57%) Test Manager
11 19 (2.44%) Infrastructure Manager
12 17 (2.19%) Consultant
12 17 (2.19%) Procurement Manager
13 15 (1.93%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (1.93%) Portfolio Manager
13 15 (1.93%) Vendor Manager
14 14 (1.80%) Services Delivery Manager
15 13 (1.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
15 13 (1.67%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.41%) Web Services
2 9 (1.16%) .NET
3 6 (0.77%) Hibernate
3 6 (0.77%) Spring
4 4 (0.51%) jQuery
4 4 (0.51%) Middleware
4 4 (0.51%) J2EE
4 4 (0.51%) HTML
4 4 (0.51%) CSS
4 4 (0.51%) XML
5 2 (0.26%) ODBC
5 2 (0.26%) ASP.NET
5 2 (0.26%) OLE
5 2 (0.26%) Ajax
5 2 (0.26%) Java EE
5 2 (0.26%) Application Packaging
5 2 (0.26%) HTML5
5 2 (0.26%) CSS3
6 1 (0.13%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.13%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 53 (6.81%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (2.83%) Management Information System
3 14 (1.80%) NHS
4 12 (1.54%) Video Conferencing
5 11 (1.41%) PMI
6 10 (1.29%) Clustering
7 9 (1.16%) Video on Demand
8 8 (1.03%) Open Source
9 7 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (0.90%) GIS
10 6 (0.77%) Private Cloud
11 5 (0.64%) Mobile App
11 5 (0.64%) Mainframe
11 5 (0.64%) Smart Meter
11 5 (0.64%) Handset
11 5 (0.64%) Informatics
11 5 (0.64%) Computer Science
12 4 (0.51%) CMDB
12 4 (0.51%) FMCG
12 4 (0.51%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 40 (5.14%) Windows
2 22 (2.83%) Linux
3 13 (1.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (0.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (0.64%) UNIX
6 4 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.39%) VME
7 3 (0.39%) AIX
8 2 (0.26%) Mac OS X
8 2 (0.26%) Windows 2000
8 2 (0.26%) Android
8 2 (0.26%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.13%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 8
9 1 (0.13%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.13%) CentOS
9 1 (0.13%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.13%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 288 (37.02%) Project Management
2 251 (32.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 215 (27.63%) PRINCE2
4 154 (19.79%) ITIL
5 126 (16.20%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (10.03%) Service Delivery
7 76 (9.77%) Risk Management
8 70 (9.00%) Service Management
9 69 (8.87%) Change Management
10 55 (7.07%) Migration
11 53 (6.81%) Programme Management
12 46 (5.91%) Waterfall
13 40 (5.14%) E-Commerce
14 39 (5.01%) CRM
15 36 (4.63%) Business Analysis
16 31 (3.98%) Project Planning
17 28 (3.60%) Logistics
18 27 (3.47%) Continuous Improvement
18 27 (3.47%) Business Transformation
19 26 (3.34%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 33 (4.24%) SQL
2 22 (2.83%) Java
3 13 (1.67%) C
4 8 (1.03%) PHP
5 6 (0.77%) VB
5 6 (0.77%) Scala
6 5 (0.64%) C#
7 4 (0.51%) JavaScript
7 4 (0.51%) VBA
8 2 (0.26%) Embedded C
8 2 (0.26%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.26%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.26%) C++
8 2 (0.26%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.13%) R
9 1 (0.13%) COBOL
9 1 (0.13%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.13%) RPG
9 1 (0.13%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 48 (6.17%) Security Cleared
2 46 (5.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 43 (5.53%) Degree
4 32 (4.11%) PMI Certification
5 31 (3.98%) SC Cleared
6 24 (3.08%) PMP
7 23 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (2.83%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 10 (1.29%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.03%) ISEB
11 7 (0.90%) CCNA
12 6 (0.77%) MCSE
12 6 (0.77%) CISSP
12 6 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.77%) CISA
12 6 (0.77%) CISM
13 5 (0.64%) DV Cleared
14 4 (0.51%) APMP
14 4 (0.51%) CRISC
14 4 (0.51%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 44 (5.66%) SLA
2 22 (2.83%) QA
3 14 (1.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 7 (0.90%) ISO 9001
4 7 (0.90%) Solvency II
5 6 (0.77%) COBIT
6 4 (0.51%) P3O
7 2 (0.26%) PCI DSS
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.13%) ISO/IEC 15504 (SPICE)
8 1 (0.13%) ISO 14001
System Software
1 25 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 12 (1.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.90%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.26%) ProxySG
4 2 (0.26%) UAG
5 1 (0.13%) ACF2
5 1 (0.13%) Squid
5 1 (0.13%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.13%) RACF
5 1 (0.13%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.13%) XenApp
5 1 (0.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.64%) FortiGate
2 4 (0.51%) SCCM
3 1 (0.13%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.13%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (0.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 73 (9.38%) Microsoft
2 39 (5.01%) Oracle
3 37 (4.76%) SAP
4 28 (3.60%) Cisco
5 21 (2.70%) IBM
5 21 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 21 (2.70%) VMware
6 13 (1.67%) HP
6 13 (1.67%) Citrix
7 11 (1.41%) Red Hat
8 10 (1.29%) F5
9 7 (0.90%) Cognos
10 6 (0.77%) Business Objects
10 6 (0.77%) BT
11 5 (0.64%) Teradata
12 4 (0.51%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (0.51%) Adobe
12 4 (0.51%) Rackspace
12 4 (0.51%) Lotus
13 3 (0.39%) SolarWinds
Southampton
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Intuition IT Solutions
Rate: £400.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
FIRST POINT IT RESOURCING
Rate: £200 - £250 per annum + 6 month rolling contract
Posted: 21 hours ago
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £440 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Reed Professional Services
Rate: £500 - £605 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £400 - £420 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Newcastle upon Tyne
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Search Consultancy
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Yorkshire
iSource IT
Rate: Market Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £425.00 - £475.00 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Fenland District Council
Posted: 19 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £450.00 - £495.00 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
West London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £420.00 per day
Posted: 27 days ago