The table below looks at the statistics 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Vendor Manager
Rank 544 534 509
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Contract jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 39 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.076% 0.039% 0.067%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.043% 0.072%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 9 24
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£525 £388 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -13.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £292 £358
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £484 £611
UK excluding London average daily rate £500 £455 £475
% change year-on-year
+9.89% -4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
47189 44564 41455
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 92.47% 92.53% 92.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 29609 26528 23470
Average daily rate £400 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £228 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1818 1936 2419
Average hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £18.40
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -4.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.06% -5.71%

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 30 January 2015.

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 23 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 30 January 2015. 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 +6 39 £525 +37.70% 4
South East +17 23 £625 +31.57% 1
Buckinghamshire +7 18 - -
London -9 6 £550 +46.66% 1
Yorkshire - 5 £500 - 1
West Midlands +4 4 £295 - 1
Birmingham - 4 £295 -
Berkshire - 4 £625 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £465 - 1
City of London +11 2 £550 +46.66%
North West - 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 - -
Essex - - - -
Kent - - - -
Warwickshire - - - - 1
Basildon - - - -
Bradford - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Maidenhead - - - - 1
Milton Keynes - - - -
Tunbridge Wells - - - -
Warrington - - - -
East of England - - - -

Vendor Manager
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 29 (43.28%) Telecoms
3 14 (20.90%) Project Management
4 13 (19.40%) Validation
4 13 (19.40%) Performance Management
5 11 (16.42%) Supplier Management
6 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
7 9 (13.43%) Legal
8 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
9 7 (10.45%) ITIL
10 6 (8.96%) SLA
10 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (8.96%) Change Management
10 6 (8.96%) Workflow
11 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
11 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
12 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
12 4 (5.97%) Banking
13 3 (4.48%) Logistics
13 3 (4.48%) Strategic Management
13 3 (4.48%) Service Management
13 3 (4.48%) Internet
13 3 (4.48%) Change Control
13 3 (4.48%) Mach-II
13 3 (4.48%) Degree
14 2 (2.99%) Smart Meter
14 2 (2.99%) HP
14 2 (2.99%) IBM
14 2 (2.99%) Chip and PIN

Vendor Manager
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.49%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.48%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) Gigabit Ethernet
2 1 (1.49%) 2G
2 1 (1.49%) Firewall
2 1 (1.49%) 3G
2 1 (1.49%) MPLS
2 1 (1.49%) BGP
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.49%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.49%) Data Warehouse
General
1 34 (50.75%) Finance
2 29 (43.28%) Telecoms
3 9 (13.43%) Legal
4 4 (5.97%) Investment Banking
4 4 (5.97%) Banking
5 2 (2.99%) Publishing
6 1 (1.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.48%) Mach-II
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.99%) Smart Meter
1 2 (2.99%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (1.49%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (20.90%) Project Management
2 13 (19.40%) Validation
2 13 (19.40%) Performance Management
3 11 (16.42%) Supplier Management
4 10 (14.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (14.93%) Service Delivery
5 8 (11.94%) Risk Management
6 7 (10.45%) ITIL
7 6 (8.96%) Change Management
7 6 (8.96%) Workflow
8 3 (4.48%) Logistics
8 3 (4.48%) Strategic Management
8 3 (4.48%) Service Management
8 3 (4.48%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Business Continuity
9 2 (2.99%) Migration
9 2 (2.99%) Agile Software Development
10 1 (1.49%) Data Analysis
10 1 (1.49%) Asset Management
10 1 (1.49%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 6 (8.96%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.48%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) SLA
Vendors
1 5 (7.46%) Microsoft
2 2 (2.99%) HP
2 2 (2.99%) IBM
3 1 (1.49%) Computacenter
3 1 (1.49%) Juniper
3 1 (1.49%) Cisco
3 1 (1.49%) SAP
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