The first table below looks at the demand for the Supplier Manager role in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles currently tracked.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Supplier Manager
Rank 564 554 585
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +31
Contract jobs requiring a Supplier Manager 8 12 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.024% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.025% 0.011%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 5
Average daily rate
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£525 £225 £513
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+133.33% -56.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £225 £400
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -43.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
49052 47059 53535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.41% 92.53% 92.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 29837 27513 29708
Average daily rate £399 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £230 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1952 2140 2686
Average hourly rate £16.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £17.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-4.41% -5.55%

Supplier Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Manager in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

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 22 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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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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 -10 8 £525 +133.33% 4
London - 4 £525 - 3
South West -27 2 £600 -
Bristol - 1 - -
Halifax - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - - 1
Leeds - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
Leicestershire - - - -
Warwickshire - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Canary Wharf - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - -

Supplier Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Supplier Manager in their job title 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 with Supplier Manager in their job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 5 (20.83%) Finance
5 4 (16.67%) Service Management
5 4 (16.67%) ITSM
5 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (12.50%) Workflow
6 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
6 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.50%) Legal
7 2 (8.33%) Billing
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (8.33%) APMP
8 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
8 1 (4.17%) SaaS
8 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
8 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
8 1 (4.17%) COBIT
8 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
8 1 (4.17%) Time Management
8 1 (4.17%) Process Management
8 1 (4.17%) Law
8 1 (4.17%) MS Excel

Supplier Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Supplier Manager in their job title 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 with Supplier Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) SaaS
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 3 (12.50%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Billing
4 1 (4.17%) Law
4 1 (4.17%) Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.17%) e-Health
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Supplier Management
2 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 7 (29.17%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Service Management
4 4 (16.67%) ITSM
4 4 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Workflow
5 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 1 (4.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (4.17%) Time Management
7 1 (4.17%) Process Management
7 1 (4.17%) B2B
7 1 (4.17%) PRINCE
7 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
7 1 (4.17%) Web Design
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.33%) APMP
3 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (4.17%) COBIT
2 1 (4.17%) ISO 9001