The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Supplier Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Manager
Rank 630 617 599
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -18
Contract jobs requiring a Supplier Manager 21 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.051% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.041% 0.054% 0.037%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 22 14
Median daily rate £510 £521 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.15% +14.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £350 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £520 £498 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.52% +20.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51170 54095 51865
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.76% 94.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 33263 34303 31438
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1565 2020 2092
Median hourly rate £17.00 £16.60 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +0.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.80 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.14
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +0.12%

Supplier Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of IT contracts that featured Supplier Manager in the job title.

Supplier Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Supplier Manager
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK.

Supplier Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Supplier Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

Supplier Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Supplier Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK.

Supplier Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Supplier Manager
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 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 -23 21 £510 -2.15% 2
South East +22 18 £520 +30.00%
Milton Keynes +23 7 £520 -
Buckinghamshire +17 7 £520 -
Kent +9 4 £535 +18.88%
London 0 3 £500 -6.97%
East Sussex +9 2 £403 +15.00%
Hampshire - 2 £475 -
City of London - 2 £475 -
Eastbourne - 2 £403 -
Tunbridge Wells +2 1 £550 +22.22%
Staines - 1 - -
Haywards Heath - 1 £403 -
Surrey - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £403 -
Southampton - 1 £500 -
Winchester - 1 £450 -

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, Supplier Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Supplier Manager in the job title.

1 21 (44.68%) SLA
2 20 (42.55%) Finance
3 18 (38.30%) Supplier Management
4 14 (29.79%) ITIL
5 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (14.89%) Service Management
8 6 (12.77%) Performance Management
9 5 (10.64%) ITSM
10 4 (8.51%) Project Management
10 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
10 4 (8.51%) Degree
10 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
10 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
11 3 (6.38%) Retail
11 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
11 3 (6.38%) Validation
11 3 (6.38%) Legal
11 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
12 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (4.26%) Coaching
12 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
12 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
12 2 (4.26%) Matrix Organization
12 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
12 2 (4.26%) Automotive
12 2 (4.26%) Information Security Management
12 2 (4.26%) Security Management
12 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
12 2 (4.26%) Electronics

Supplier Manager Skill Set
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:

Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 3 (6.38%) Legal
2 3 (6.38%) Retail
3 2 (4.26%) Automotive
3 2 (4.26%) Banking
3 2 (4.26%) Electronics
3 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.26%) Marketing
3 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.13%) Law
4 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Supplier Management
2 14 (29.79%) ITIL
3 10 (21.28%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (14.89%) Service Management
6 6 (12.77%) Performance Management
7 5 (10.64%) ITSM
8 4 (8.51%) Data Protection
8 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.51%) Project Management
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) Validation
10 2 (4.26%) B2C
10 2 (4.26%) Benchmarking
10 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.26%) Information Security
10 2 (4.26%) Information Security Management
10 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
10 2 (4.26%) Security Management
Qualifications
1 4 (8.51%) Degree
1 4 (8.51%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.13%) CISA
3 1 (2.13%) CISM
3 1 (2.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (44.68%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) SAP