The first table below looks at the demand for the Vendor 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 Vendor Manager in their job title over the 3 months to 23 April 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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Vendor Manager
Rank 558 539 542
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +3
Contract jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 38 12 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.068% 0.025% 0.074%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.073% 0.027% 0.080%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 12 27
Average daily rate £475 £349 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.20% -12.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £320 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £500 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £352 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.56% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Job Titles Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
51854 44815 56131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.21% 92.45% 92.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 31590 25634 30843
Average daily rate £390 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £238 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 2065 2206 2587
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

Vendor Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Vendor Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Vendor Manager
Daily Rate Trend

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

Vendor Manager Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Vendor Manager
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Vendor Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Vendor Manager Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Vendor Manager
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Vendor Manager Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Vendor Manager
Top 20 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vendor Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -28 33 £475 +36.69% 3
London -3 22 £475 +39.70% 2
West Midlands -15 6 £338 -2.87%
South East -16 4 £275 -38.88%
Scotland - 3 £650 -
Warwickshire - 3 - -
Edinburgh - 3 £650 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £338 -
City of London -8 1 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 1 - -
Southampton - - - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Manchester - - - - 1
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Leamington Spa - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
Bromley - - - -
North West - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -

Vendor Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Vendor 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 Vendor Manager in their job title.

1 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (25.81%) Project Management
3 14 (22.58%) Service Delivery
4 13 (20.97%) Service Management
5 10 (16.13%) ITIL
5 10 (16.13%) Supplier Management
6 9 (14.52%) Legal
6 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
7 8 (12.90%) Banking
7 8 (12.90%) Data Protection Act
7 8 (12.90%) Data Protection
7 8 (12.90%) Information Assurance
8 6 (9.68%) PRINCE
8 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
8 6 (9.68%) SLA
8 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (8.06%) Migration
9 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 5 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (8.06%) ITSM
9 5 (8.06%) Change Management
10 4 (6.45%) Change Control
10 4 (6.45%) Analytics
10 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
10 4 (6.45%) Process Management
11 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
11 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
11 3 (4.84%) Derivative
11 3 (4.84%) Retail
11 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing

Vendor Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK that cited Vendor 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 Vendor Manager in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.61%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.61%) MS Project
2 1 (1.61%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.84%) DWDM
1 3 (4.84%) SDH
2 1 (1.61%) SONET
2 1 (1.61%) VoIP
General
1 31 (50.00%) Finance
2 9 (14.52%) Legal
3 8 (12.90%) Banking
4 6 (9.68%) Telecoms
5 3 (4.84%) Investment Banking
5 3 (4.84%) Retail
6 2 (3.23%) Publishing
7 1 (1.61%) Russian Language
7 1 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.61%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.90%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (4.84%) Derivative
3 1 (1.61%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.61%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.61%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (25.81%) Project Management
2 14 (22.58%) Service Delivery
3 13 (20.97%) Service Management
4 10 (16.13%) ITIL
4 10 (16.13%) Supplier Management
5 9 (14.52%) Risk Management
6 8 (12.90%) Data Protection
6 8 (12.90%) Information Assurance
7 6 (9.68%) PRINCE
7 6 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.06%) Migration
8 5 (8.06%) ITSM
8 5 (8.06%) Change Management
9 4 (6.45%) Change Control
9 4 (6.45%) Analytics
9 4 (6.45%) Performance Management
9 4 (6.45%) Process Management
10 3 (4.84%) Automated Testing
10 3 (4.84%) Regression Testing
11 2 (3.23%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 5 (8.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (8.06%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.23%) Degree
3 1 (1.61%) CFA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.68%) SLA
2 3 (4.84%) EMIR
2 3 (4.84%) Dodd-Frank
Vendors
1 3 (4.84%) HP
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft
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