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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Supplier Management
Rank 99 103 93
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -10
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 36 26 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.25% 0.97% 1.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.27% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 18 6
Median daily rate £445 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.70% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £343 £381
10% offered a daily rate of more than £610 £475 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £22.85 £26.54
% change year-on-year
+5.03% -13.88%
Supplier Management
England

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
2330 2042 1773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 80.87% 75.83% 74.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 1306 1228 942
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £520 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 103 100
Median hourly rate £19.61 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.37% -10.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.81 £15.00 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £39.50 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -1.58%

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 3 May 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 3 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
Coventry +3 10 £425 -
Birmingham 0 8 £450 -
Solihull -6 5 £525 - 2
Warwickshire -1 3 £375 -9.90%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £350 -
Staffordshire +9 1 £475 +31.94% 1
Shropshire - 1 £600 -
Supplier Management
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Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 23 (32.86%) Project Management
2 21 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (25.71%) ITIL
4 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
5 15 (21.43%) Finance
5 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
5 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (17.14%) TOGAF
8 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
8 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
8 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
8 10 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
9 9 (12.86%) Service Management
9 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (12.86%) Scrum
10 8 (11.43%) ETL
10 8 (11.43%) Smart Meter
10 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (11.43%) Degree
11 6 (8.57%) LAN
11 6 (8.57%) WAN
11 6 (8.57%) SAP
11 6 (8.57%) Change Management
12 5 (7.14%) SLA
12 5 (7.14%) Cisco
12 5 (7.14%) Juniper
12 5 (7.14%) Brocade
12 5 (7.14%) Retail
12 5 (7.14%) Problem Management

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:

Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Excel
1 2 (2.86%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.86%) MS Project
2 1 (1.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.14%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) LAN
1 6 (8.57%) WAN
2 4 (5.71%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (4.29%) 4G
4 1 (1.43%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.43%) IBM InfoSphere
General
1 15 (21.43%) Finance
2 5 (7.14%) Retail
3 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.86%) Legal
4 2 (2.86%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.43%) Billing
Job Titles
1 22 (31.43%) Project Manager
2 16 (22.86%) Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Senior Architect
4 9 (12.86%) Service Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 8 (11.43%) Business Intelligence Project Manager
6 5 (7.14%) IT Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Business Manager
7 4 (5.71%) Deployment Manager
7 4 (5.71%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Agile Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Applications Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Cisco Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Cisco Network Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Digital Project Manager
8 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (4.29%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 15 (21.43%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (11.43%) Smart Meter
3 4 (5.71%) Statistics
4 2 (2.86%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.86%) Data Centre
4 2 (2.86%) EFT
4 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.43%) CESG
5 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
5 1 (1.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.43%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Project Management
2 21 (30.00%) PRINCE2
3 18 (25.71%) ITIL
4 14 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (17.14%) TOGAF
6 10 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 10 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 10 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 10 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
7 9 (12.86%) Scrum
7 9 (12.86%) Service Management
7 9 (12.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (11.43%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (11.43%) ETL
9 6 (8.57%) Change Management
10 5 (7.14%) Financial Modelling
10 5 (7.14%) ITIL V3
10 5 (7.14%) Problem Management
11 4 (5.71%) Risk Assessment
11 4 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.43%) VBA
Qualifications
1 17 (24.29%) Security Cleared
2 15 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.43%) Degree
4 4 (5.71%) MBA
4 4 (5.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (4.29%) RMADS
Vendors
1 6 (8.57%) SAP
2 5 (7.14%) Brocade
2 5 (7.14%) Cisco
2 5 (7.14%) Juniper
3 2 (2.86%) Baan
3 2 (2.86%) Cognos
4 1 (1.43%) IBM
4 1 (1.43%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.43%) Netezza
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) VMware