The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Supplier Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Supplier Management
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 107 131
Rank change year-on-year +17 +24  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 9 17 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.49% 0.68% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.61% 0.85% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 7
Median daily rate £405 £448 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.49% -5.78%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £315 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £821 £525 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £115.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.95 £24.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year +187.29% +5.03%  

Supplier Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1470 1992 2207
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 80.37% 80.26% 75.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 696 1033 1162
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £281 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £532 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 63 48 57
Median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.15% -30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £63.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Supplier Management in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in Berkshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in Berkshire

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

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 Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 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
Slough +9 3 - -
Reading +16 2 - -
Supplier Management
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 15 (50.00%) Project Management
2 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2
3 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
4 10 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
4 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 10 (33.33%) Billing
5 7 (23.33%) Finance
5 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
6 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (16.67%) Migration
7 5 (16.67%) Project Governance
8 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
8 4 (13.33%) HP
9 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 3 (10.00%) QA
9 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
10 2 (6.67%) Performance Management
10 2 (6.67%) Office 365
10 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
10 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
10 2 (6.67%) Release Management
10 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
10 2 (6.67%) Change Control
10 2 (6.67%) Demand Management
10 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
10 2 (6.67%) Contract Management
10 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.67%) MS Office
1 2 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (33.33%) Billing
2 7 (23.33%) Finance
3 4 (13.33%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.67%) Banking
5 1 (3.33%) Back Office
5 1 (3.33%) Electronics
5 1 (3.33%) Legal
5 1 (3.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Marketing
5 1 (3.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 19 (63.33%) Project Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 8 (26.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 7 (23.33%) IT Manager
3 7 (23.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Cisco Project Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Configuration Manager
4 2 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (3.33%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Migration Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Director
5 1 (3.33%) Software Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Supplier Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Supply Chain Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (23.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.67%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Solaris
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Project Management
2 13 (43.33%) PRINCE2
3 10 (33.33%) Matrix Organization
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Analysis
3 10 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 6 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (16.67%) Migration
5 5 (16.67%) Project Governance
6 3 (10.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (6.67%) Change Control
7 2 (6.67%) Change Management
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Contract Management
7 2 (6.67%) Demand Management
7 2 (6.67%) ITIL
7 2 (6.67%) Process Improvement
7 2 (6.67%) Programme Management
7 2 (6.67%) Project Planning
7 2 (6.67%) Release Management
7 2 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (36.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (6.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
3 1 (3.33%) CLAS
3 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.00%) QA
2 1 (3.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 4 (13.33%) HP
2 2 (6.67%) Cisco
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle
2 2 (6.67%) Remedy
2 2 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) VMware