The table below looks at the statistics for Supplier Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 27 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 116 83 100
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +17
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 33 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.04% 1.26% 0.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.27% 1.67% 1.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 9
Median daily rate £431 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £282 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £677
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £430 £425
% change year-on-year
- +1.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £21.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £9.00 £21.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-58.62% -13.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2602 1797 1840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.16% 75.54% 77.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1584 1103 975
Median daily rate £400 £375 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 78 134
Median hourly rate £17.00 £29.35 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.06% -6.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £14.05 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £43.65 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £26.98
% change year-on-year
- +11.21%

Supplier Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Supplier Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Supplier Management across the West Midlands region.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Supplier Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 2016.

Supplier Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management across the West Midlands region.

Supplier Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 27 July 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
Warwickshire -2 9 £475 - 1
Coventry -9 7 £286 -41.29%
Solihull -11 4 £451 -
Staffordshire -9 3 £398 -0.62%
Birmingham -13 3 £433 +8.12% 4
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Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (27.94%) Project Management
3 15 (22.06%) ITIL
3 15 (22.06%) Service Delivery
4 14 (20.59%) Finance
4 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
5 11 (16.18%) Service Management
6 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
6 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
6 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
7 6 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
7 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
7 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
8 5 (7.35%) Scrum
8 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.35%) SAP
8 5 (7.35%) SLA
8 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) Smart Meter
9 4 (5.88%) Process Improvement
9 4 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
9 4 (5.88%) Retail
9 4 (5.88%) Cisco
9 4 (5.88%) ETL

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (2.94%) BizTalk Server
Business Applications
1 2 (2.94%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.47%) IaaS
1 1 (1.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.88%) LAN
1 4 (5.88%) WAN
2 3 (4.41%) Internet
3 2 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.47%) 4G
4 1 (1.47%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.47%) SQL Server
General
1 14 (20.59%) Finance
2 4 (5.88%) Legal
2 4 (5.88%) Retail
3 2 (2.94%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.47%) Billing
4 1 (1.47%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 21 (30.88%) Project Manager
2 13 (19.12%) Service Manager
3 11 (16.18%) Architect
4 7 (10.29%) Contracts Manager
4 7 (10.29%) IT Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 6 (8.82%) Senior Architect
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Business Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Commercial Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Services Delivery Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Change Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Documentation Manager
7 3 (4.41%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Software Manager
7 3 (4.41%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.29%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.35%) Smart Meter
3 3 (4.41%) Data Centre
3 3 (4.41%) Statistics
4 2 (2.94%) PMI
5 1 (1.47%) CESG
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.47%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.47%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (36.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (27.94%) Project Management
3 15 (22.06%) ITIL
3 15 (22.06%) Service Delivery
4 14 (20.59%) PRINCE2
5 11 (16.18%) Service Management
6 7 (10.29%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.82%) Capacity Management
7 6 (8.82%) Change Management
7 6 (8.82%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.82%) Translating Business Requirements
8 5 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (7.35%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (7.35%) Scrum
9 4 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (5.88%) ETL
9 4 (5.88%) Information Security
9 4 (5.88%) ITIL V3
9 4 (5.88%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 7 (10.29%) Security Cleared
2 6 (8.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 6 (8.82%) SC Cleared
3 3 (4.41%) Degree
4 2 (2.94%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.94%) MBA
4 2 (2.94%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.94%) PMP
4 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.47%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.35%) SLA
2 2 (2.94%) RMADS
Vendors
1 5 (7.35%) SAP
2 4 (5.88%) Cisco
3 3 (4.41%) Brocade
3 3 (4.41%) Juniper
4 1 (1.47%) Blue Coat
4 1 (1.47%) Cognos
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle
4 1 (1.47%) VMware