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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 362 331 300
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -31
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 277 356 396
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.56% 0.65% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.68% 0.80% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 208 210 250
Median daily rate £438 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.60% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 6
Median hourly rate £32.65 £41.50 £15.13
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.32% +174.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.77 £30.72 £11.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.53 £50.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.65 £40.00 £15.13
% change year-on-year
-18.37% +164.46%

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
40912 44753 43508
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.54% 81.19% 77.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 27248 29020 28335
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £297 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1335 1207
Median hourly rate £29.50 £30.15 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +20.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.35 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.25 £34.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-11.02% +36.00%

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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
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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 -43 251 £445 +4.70% 51
London -22 81 £500 +6.95% 17
South East +33 59 £400 +6.66% 5
Yorkshire -2 27 £415 -16.58% 7
West Midlands -4 25 £431 -4.16% 4
North West -7 25 £500 +17.64% 4
Berkshire +17 21 £400 +18.51% 4
West Yorkshire +6 20 £415 -20.57% 5
Scotland +9 17 £325 -11.86% 6
Hampshire +29 16 £425 +13.33%
Coventry +4 13 £488 +89.32%
East of England 0 12 £431 +1.47% 8
City of London -2 12 £513 +14.52% 1
Manchester -6 12 £500 +25.00% 2
Leeds +3 10 £418 -27.39% 4
Milton Keynes +20 9 £425 +1.79%
Buckinghamshire +16 9 £413 -1.19% 1
North East -30 9 £685 +73.41%
Edinburgh +23 8 £350 -33.33% 6
Cheshire +21 8 £625 -26.47% 2
Warrington +7 8 £625 -32.43%
Warwickshire +3 8 £380 -24.00% 1
Surrey +27 7 £438 -
South West +2 7 £389 +7.24% 3
East Midlands -14 7 £378 +7.85% 3
Tyne and Wear -38 7 £725 +83.54%
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 7 £725 +83.54%
Derby +6 6 £380 +33.33%
Derbyshire +4 6 £380 +8.57%
Hertfordshire +4 6 £425 - 2

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 250 (39.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 211 (33.71%) Project Management
3 197 (31.47%) Finance
4 123 (19.65%) PRINCE2
5 108 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
6 88 (14.06%) ITIL
7 72 (11.50%) Migration
7 72 (11.50%) Security Cleared
8 70 (11.18%) Change Management
9 66 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
10 59 (9.42%) Data Centre
10 59 (9.42%) Service Delivery
11 53 (8.47%) Risk Management
11 53 (8.47%) Microsoft
12 52 (8.31%) SC Cleared
13 51 (8.15%) Service Management
14 49 (7.83%) Waterfall
15 48 (7.67%) Management Information System
16 46 (7.35%) Degree
17 44 (7.03%) MS Office
18 43 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
19 41 (6.55%) Windows
19 41 (6.55%) Banking
20 40 (6.39%) Retail
21 39 (6.23%) SLA
21 39 (6.23%) Telecoms
22 38 (6.07%) Programme Management
22 38 (6.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 37 (5.91%) MS Excel
24 36 (5.75%) 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 30 (4.79%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.60%) MS Exchange
2 10 (1.60%) Skype for Business
3 7 (1.12%) CMS
4 6 (0.96%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (0.80%) SAS
6 4 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (0.48%) JBoss
7 3 (0.48%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.48%) SharePoint 2013
7 3 (0.48%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.32%) IIS
9 1 (0.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle 10gAS
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Application Server
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Coherence
9 1 (0.16%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.16%) WebLogic
9 1 (0.16%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 44 (7.03%) MS Office
2 37 (5.91%) MS Excel
3 21 (3.35%) MS Project
4 14 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 12 (1.92%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (0.48%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.88%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.28%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 7 (1.12%) Oracle ERP
4 7 (1.12%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 6 (0.96%) BASE24
6 5 (0.80%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.48%) Summit
8 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.32%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.16%) Lorenzo
9 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
9 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.16%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.16%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.63%) Office 365
2 13 (2.08%) IaaS
2 13 (2.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (1.76%) PaaS
3 11 (1.76%) SaaS
4 7 (1.12%) OneDrive
5 5 (0.80%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.48%) Taleo
7 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 22 (3.51%) Firewall
2 19 (3.04%) WAN
3 14 (2.24%) LAN
4 13 (2.08%) Wireless
5 12 (1.92%) Internet
6 9 (1.44%) Network Security
7 8 (1.28%) Skype
7 8 (1.28%) VoIP
8 7 (1.12%) SAN
9 6 (0.96%) ATM
9 6 (0.96%) IP Telephony
9 6 (0.96%) MPLS
9 6 (0.96%) Unified Communications
10 5 (0.80%) 3G
10 5 (0.80%) VLAN
11 4 (0.64%) BGP
11 4 (0.64%) EIGRP
11 4 (0.64%) MRTG
11 4 (0.64%) OSPF
11 4 (0.64%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (3.83%) SQL Server
2 10 (1.60%) NoSQL
3 6 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (0.80%) SAS Enterprise Miner
5 3 (0.48%) GIS
5 3 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
6 2 (0.32%) Electronic Patient Records
6 2 (0.32%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.16%) Big Data
7 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 1 (0.16%) EDMS
7 1 (0.16%) EDRMS
7 1 (0.16%) MS Access
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (0.16%) Oracle Exadata
7 1 (0.16%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.12%) JIRA
2 3 (0.48%) Artifactory
2 3 (0.48%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (0.48%) Subversion
3 2 (0.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.16%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.16%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.16%) JMeter
4 1 (0.16%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.16%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.16%) VersionOne
General
1 197 (31.47%) Finance
2 41 (6.55%) Banking
3 40 (6.39%) Retail
4 39 (6.23%) Telecoms
5 23 (3.67%) Legal
6 22 (3.51%) Law
7 20 (3.19%) Manufacturing
8 19 (3.04%) Billing
9 16 (2.56%) Marketing
10 10 (1.60%) Automotive
11 8 (1.28%) Electronics
12 6 (0.96%) Advertising
13 4 (0.64%) German Language
14 3 (0.48%) Back Office
14 3 (0.48%) Local Government
15 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
15 2 (0.32%) Publishing
15 2 (0.32%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.32%) Spanish Language
16 1 (0.16%) Military
Job Titles
1 201 (32.11%) Project Manager
2 68 (10.86%) Analyst
3 51 (8.15%) Architect
4 50 (7.99%) IT Manager
5 44 (7.03%) Service Manager
6 42 (6.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 41 (6.55%) Business Analyst
8 36 (5.75%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 36 (5.75%) Programme Manager
9 33 (5.27%) Consultant
10 32 (5.11%) Delivery Manager
10 32 (5.11%) Senior Manager
11 30 (4.79%) Solutions Architect
12 26 (4.15%) IT Project Manager
13 25 (3.99%) Technical Manager
14 20 (3.19%) Senior Project Manager
15 19 (3.04%) Applications Manager
16 16 (2.56%) Security Manager
16 16 (2.56%) Services Delivery Manager
17 14 (2.24%) Procurement Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (2.40%) Web Services
2 13 (2.08%) .NET
3 6 (0.96%) J2EE
3 6 (0.96%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (0.64%) Middleware
5 3 (0.48%) Core Data
5 3 (0.48%) Spring
6 2 (0.32%) IBM Integration Bus
6 2 (0.32%) SAML
6 2 (0.32%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (0.16%) .NET Framework
7 1 (0.16%) OLE
7 1 (0.16%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 66 (10.54%) Analytical Skills
2 59 (9.42%) Data Centre
3 48 (7.67%) Management Information System
4 10 (1.60%) Mainframe
5 9 (1.44%) Linked Data
6 8 (1.28%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (1.28%) NHS
6 8 (1.28%) Performance Metrics
6 8 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
7 7 (1.12%) Blackberry
7 7 (1.12%) Virtual Team
8 6 (0.96%) EMV
8 6 (0.96%) IBM Mainframe
8 6 (0.96%) PMI
8 6 (0.96%) Tandem
9 5 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
9 5 (0.80%) FMCG
9 5 (0.80%) IVR
10 4 (0.64%) EPoS
11 3 (0.48%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 41 (6.55%) Windows
2 12 (1.92%) Linux
3 11 (1.76%) Unix
4 10 (1.60%) Android
5 8 (1.28%) Windows Server
6 5 (0.80%) Windows 10
7 4 (0.64%) AIX
7 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
7 4 (0.64%) Windows 7
7 4 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.32%) Solaris
9 2 (0.32%) VMS
9 2 (0.32%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Phone
9 2 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (0.16%) CentOS
10 1 (0.16%) HPUX
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.16%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 250 (39.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 211 (33.71%) Project Management
3 123 (19.65%) PRINCE2
4 108 (17.25%) Agile Software Development
5 88 (14.06%) ITIL
6 72 (11.50%) Migration
7 70 (11.18%) Change Management
8 59 (9.42%) Service Delivery
9 53 (8.47%) Risk Management
10 51 (8.15%) Service Management
11 49 (7.83%) Waterfall
12 43 (6.87%) Continuous Improvement
13 38 (6.07%) Programme Management
14 36 (5.75%) Business Analysis
15 35 (5.59%) CRM
16 31 (4.95%) Business Intelligence
17 29 (4.63%) Business Development
18 24 (3.83%) Contract Management
18 24 (3.83%) ITIL V3
18 24 (3.83%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 24 (3.83%) SQL
2 11 (1.76%) Java
3 9 (1.44%) C#
4 6 (0.96%) COBOL
5 4 (0.64%) C
6 2 (0.32%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 72 (11.50%) Security Cleared
2 52 (8.31%) SC Cleared
3 46 (7.35%) Degree
4 38 (6.07%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 25 (3.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 19 (3.04%) DV Cleared
7 18 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
8 17 (2.72%) APMP
9 12 (1.92%) PMP
10 9 (1.44%) PMI Certification
11 7 (1.12%) ISEB
12 6 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
12 6 (0.96%) CLAS
13 4 (0.64%) CCNP
13 4 (0.64%) Cisco Certification
14 3 (0.48%) MCSA
14 3 (0.48%) MCSE
14 3 (0.48%) Microsoft Certification
15 2 (0.32%) CISM
15 2 (0.32%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 39 (6.23%) SLA
2 20 (3.19%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (3.19%) QA
3 11 (1.76%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.96%) Disclosure Scotland
5 3 (0.48%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.32%) 21 CFR Part 11
6 2 (0.32%) GxP
6 2 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.16%) Def Stans
7 1 (0.16%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.16%) JSP 440
System Software
1 21 (3.35%) Active Directory
2 10 (1.60%) Virtual Servers
3 5 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.32%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (0.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.64%) SCCM
3 2 (0.32%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.32%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.32%) SnapMirror
3 2 (0.32%) WSUS
4 1 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.16%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.16%) MOM
4 1 (0.16%) Puppet
Vendors
1 53 (8.47%) Microsoft
2 32 (5.11%) Oracle
3 27 (4.31%) SAP
4 22 (3.51%) Cisco
5 16 (2.56%) HP
6 15 (2.40%) IBM
7 11 (1.76%) Avaya
8 8 (1.28%) Remedy
9 7 (1.12%) CheckPoint
9 7 (1.12%) VMware
10 6 (0.96%) EMC
11 5 (0.80%) Apple
11 5 (0.80%) Citrix
11 5 (0.80%) NGA Human Resources
12 4 (0.64%) Cognos
12 4 (0.64%) NetApp
12 4 (0.64%) Red Hat
13 3 (0.48%) Concur
13 3 (0.48%) ServiceNow
14 2 (0.32%) WorldPay
Warwickshire
Reed Technology
Rate: £350 - £420 per day + negotiable d.o.e
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hydrogen Group
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 23 hours ago
South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £300.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £440.00 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Sanderson
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Gibbs S3
Rate: £0 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
NCC Group
Posted: 17 days ago