The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Supply Chain Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 31 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supply Chain Manager
Rank 616 593 584
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -9
Contract jobs requiring a Supply Chain Manager 27 17 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.031% 0.052%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.053% 0.033% 0.056%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 11 16
Median daily rate £450 £400 £563
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -28.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £100 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £645
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £400 £550
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -27.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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
50823 51340 50433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.76% 94.71% 94.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 33235 31856 31169
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 2031 2115
Median hourly rate £17.50 £16.83 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.01% -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 £16.16 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+8.29% -2.06%

Supply Chain Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Supply Chain Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Supply Chain Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supply Chain Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 May 2016.

Supply Chain Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Supply Chain Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supply Chain Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 31 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 27 £450 +12.50% 1
West Midlands -13 6 £450 -25.00%
South East -18 6 £400 +300.00%
East Midlands +12 5 £400 -11.11%
London +7 4 £500 +3.09% 1
North West -16 4 - -
Manchester - 4 - -
Northamptonshire - 3 £400 -
Buckinghamshire - 3 £400 -
Milton Keynes - 3 £400 -
Redditch -2 2 £500 -16.66%
Berkshire -3 2 £450 +12.50%
Worcestershire -8 2 £500 -16.66%
Northampton - 2 £400 -
Leicestershire - 2 £500 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
Winchester - 1 £438 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Reading - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £475 -
East of England - 1 £463 -
Coventry - 1 £450 -
Hampshire - 1 £438 -
Bedfordshire - 1 £463 -

Supply Chain Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 May 2016, Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Manager in the job title.

1 33 (62.26%) Logistics
2 29 (54.72%) Retail
3 20 (37.74%) PRINCE2
4 19 (35.85%) Project Management
5 14 (26.42%) PMP
5 14 (26.42%) PMI Certification
6 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
6 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (20.75%) ERP
8 8 (15.09%) SAP
9 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
10 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (9.43%) Supply Chain Management
11 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
11 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
12 3 (5.66%) Migration
12 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
12 3 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
12 3 (5.66%) Finance
12 3 (5.66%) Automotive
12 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (5.66%) Oracle
12 3 (5.66%) JDA
12 3 (5.66%) PRINCE
13 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
13 2 (3.77%) EDI
13 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
13 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (3.77%) Quality Management

Supply Chain 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 (3.77%) Maximo
2 1 (1.89%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (1.89%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.89%) SAP CO
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.89%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.89%) QlikView
1 1 (1.89%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 29 (54.72%) Retail
2 3 (5.66%) Automotive
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.89%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.77%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.89%) FMCG
1 1 (1.89%) Mainframe
1 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (62.26%) Logistics
2 20 (37.74%) PRINCE2
3 19 (35.85%) Project Management
4 13 (24.53%) Business Analysis
5 11 (20.75%) ERP
6 7 (13.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (9.43%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (9.43%) Supply Chain Management
8 4 (7.55%) Programme Management
8 4 (7.55%) Supplier Management
9 3 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (5.66%) Migration
9 3 (5.66%) PRINCE
9 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
9 3 (5.66%) Systems Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.77%) E-Commerce
10 2 (3.77%) Quality Management
10 2 (3.77%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.89%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (26.42%) PMI Certification
1 14 (26.42%) PMP
2 13 (24.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) APMP
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 8 (15.09%) SAP
2 3 (5.66%) JDA
2 3 (5.66%) Oracle
3 1 (1.89%) Sitecore