The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the UK that had Vendor Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 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
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Vendor Manager
UK
Rank 582 611 578
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -33
Contract jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 9 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.042% 0.084%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.021% 0.045% 0.088%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £350 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £443 £550
% change year-on-year
-3.95% -19.54%
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
42429 49412 49763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 94.70% 95.00% 94.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 27681 31767 30512
Median daily rate £425 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1511 1637 1923
Median hourly rate £18.50 £17.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.25% +1.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.08 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £49.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +11.76%

Vendor Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

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

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 1 March 2017.

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 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Vendor Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 1 March 2017. 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 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 +29 9 £425 -5.55% 2
North West +34 4 £425 -22.72%
London +6 4 £600 +27.65%
Manchester - 2 £425 -
West Midlands +5 1 £425 +20.56%
Birmingham -5 1 £425 +20.56%
Chester - 1 £250 -
Cheshire - 1 £250 -

Vendor Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 March 2017, Vendor 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 Vendor Manager in the job title.

1 9 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 8 (29.63%) SLA
3 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 6 (22.22%) Finance
4 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 5 (18.52%) Contract Management
5 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
5 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
5 4 (14.81%) Legal
5 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (14.81%) SDLC
6 3 (11.11%) Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
6 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
6 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (7.41%) Service Management
7 2 (7.41%) Electronics
7 2 (7.41%) SAP
7 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
7 2 (7.41%) Banking
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
7 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
7 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas

Vendor 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 (3.70%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.70%) Network Security
General
1 6 (22.22%) Finance
2 4 (14.81%) Legal
2 4 (14.81%) Telecoms
3 3 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (7.41%) Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Electronics
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (33.33%) Supplier Management
2 6 (22.22%) Service Delivery
3 5 (18.52%) Contract Management
3 5 (18.52%) ITIL
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Risk Management
4 4 (14.81%) SDLC
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 3 (11.11%) Project Management
6 2 (7.41%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.41%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (7.41%) Process Improvement
6 2 (7.41%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.41%) Service Management
6 2 (7.41%) Software Delivery
6 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.70%) Data Analysis
7 1 (3.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.70%) CCNA
2 1 (3.70%) CCNP
2 1 (3.70%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (29.63%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) SAP