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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Manager
Rank 605 643 613
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -30
Contract jobs requiring a Supplier Manager 15 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.030% 0.025% 0.042%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.027% 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 13 17
Median daily rate £430 £500 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.00% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £406 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £680 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £531 £409
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +29.96%
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
46798 52479 53703
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.81% 93.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 30588 33428 33908
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £398 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.24% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1652 2035 2195
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £43.50 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +7.25%

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 3 December 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 23 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 3 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
(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 +9 15 £430 -14.00% 1
South East +30 6 £425 +107.31%
Milton Keynes - 5 £425 -
Buckinghamshire - 5 £425 -
Warwickshire +2 4 £450 -10.00%
West Midlands -5 4 £450 -10.00%
London -14 4 £700 +40.00%
North West +6 1 - - 1
Kent +5 1 £225 +9.75%
Manchester +3 1 - - 1
Warwick -1 1 £450 -10.00%
East Midlands -4 1 £225 -57.64%
Northampton -8 1 £225 -57.64%
Northamptonshire -13 1 £225 -57.64%
Dartford - 1 £225 -
Oldham - 1 - - 1
Luton - 1 £225 -
Reading - 1 £225 -
Buckingham - 1 £225 -
Berkshire - 1 £225 -
Hampshire - 1 £550 -
East of England - 1 £225 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £225 -

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 15 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
2 11 (31.43%) Finance
3 9 (25.71%) SLA
4 6 (17.14%) Contract Management
5 5 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
5 5 (14.29%) Automotive
5 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
5 5 (14.29%) Banking
6 4 (11.43%) Retail
6 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
6 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
6 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (8.57%) Network Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
7 3 (8.57%) Legal
7 3 (8.57%) CCNP
7 3 (8.57%) CCNA
7 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.57%) B2C
7 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
7 3 (8.57%) MS Office
7 3 (8.57%) SAP
7 3 (8.57%) Electronics
7 3 (8.57%) Service Management
7 3 (8.57%) Data Protection

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:

Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
General
1 11 (31.43%) Finance
2 5 (14.29%) Automotive
2 5 (14.29%) Banking
2 5 (14.29%) Manufacturing
3 4 (11.43%) Retail
3 4 (11.43%) Telecoms
4 3 (8.57%) Electronics
4 3 (8.57%) Legal
4 3 (8.57%) Marketing
5 2 (5.71%) German Language
6 1 (2.86%) Billing
6 1 (2.86%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 5 (14.29%) Performance Metrics
2 3 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.71%) NHS
4 1 (2.86%) CMDB
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (42.86%) Supplier Management
2 11 (31.43%) ITIL
3 6 (17.14%) Contract Management
4 4 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.43%) Performance Management
4 4 (11.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (8.57%) B2C
5 3 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (8.57%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.57%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.57%) Network Management
5 3 (8.57%) PRINCE2
5 3 (8.57%) Programme Management
5 3 (8.57%) Service Management
5 3 (8.57%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.71%) Benchmarking
6 2 (5.71%) ITSM
7 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (2.86%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (8.57%) CCNA
2 3 (8.57%) CCNP
2 3 (8.57%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (8.57%) Degree
3 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (25.71%) SLA
2 1 (2.86%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.86%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.57%) SAP
2 1 (2.86%) Microsoft