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 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Manager
Rank 618 590 588
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -2
Contract jobs requiring a Supplier Manager 26 33 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.060% 0.055%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.051% 0.063% 0.059%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 18 16
Median daily rate £520 £413 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.06% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £325 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £523 £350 £460
% change year-on-year
+49.28% -23.91%
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
50844 52173 51273
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.75% 94.70% 94.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 33234 32322 31697
Median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1467 2070 2148
Median hourly rate £18.00 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.98% -1.02%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £40.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 30 May 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 18 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 30 May 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 -3 20 £510 +23.63% 6
South East -4 14 £500 +42.85% 1
Buckinghamshire +18 9 £475 - 1
Milton Keynes +16 9 £475 - 1
Scotland -12 6 £525 -
London 0 4 £430 -14.00% 2
Glasgow - 4 £350 -
Tunbridge Wells -2 2 £550 -
Edinburgh -6 2 £538 -
Kent -9 2 £550 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Winchester - 1 £450 -
Northamptonshire - 1 £675 - 1
Berkshire - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 £450 -
Birmingham - 1 £600 -
East Midlands - 1 £675 - 1
West Midlands - 1 £600 -

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 19 (40.43%) SLA
3 18 (38.30%) Supplier Management
4 16 (34.04%) ITIL
5 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (23.40%) Service Management
7 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
8 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (14.89%) Degree
9 7 (14.89%) Performance Management
10 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
10 6 (12.77%) Legal
10 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
11 5 (10.64%) Validation
11 5 (10.64%) Project Management
11 5 (10.64%) Banking
12 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
12 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (8.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (6.38%) Coaching
13 3 (6.38%) ITSM
13 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
13 3 (6.38%) Retail
14 2 (4.26%) Marketing
14 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
14 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
14 2 (4.26%) Information Security
14 2 (4.26%) Electronics
14 2 (4.26%) Automotive
14 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing

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 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (2.13%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.13%) Wireless
General
1 23 (48.94%) Finance
2 6 (12.77%) Legal
3 5 (10.64%) Banking
4 3 (6.38%) Retail
4 3 (6.38%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.26%) Automotive
5 2 (4.26%) Electronics
5 2 (4.26%) Manufacturing
5 2 (4.26%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Local Government
6 1 (2.13%) Retail Banking
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.26%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.13%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (38.30%) Supplier Management
2 16 (34.04%) ITIL
3 14 (29.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (23.40%) Service Management
5 8 (17.02%) Continuous Improvement
6 7 (14.89%) Performance Management
7 6 (12.77%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.64%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) Validation
9 4 (8.51%) Service Delivery
10 3 (6.38%) Coaching
10 3 (6.38%) ITSM
11 2 (4.26%) B2C
11 2 (4.26%) Business Continuity
11 2 (4.26%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (4.26%) Digital Marketing
11 2 (4.26%) Information Security Management
11 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
11 2 (4.26%) Security Management
11 2 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 9 (19.15%) Security Cleared
2 7 (14.89%) Degree
3 6 (12.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (2.13%) CISA
5 1 (2.13%) CISM
5 1 (2.13%) CISSP
5 1 (2.13%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.13%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (40.43%) SLA
2 1 (2.13%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.13%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (4.26%) SAP
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft
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