Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 6 months to 18 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 75 83 83
Rank change year-on-year +8 0 -13
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 16 18 32
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.20% 1.22% 1.52%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.43% 1.41% 1.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 12 27
Cheshire median daily rate £488 £525 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.14% - +25.37%
10th Percentile £356 £414 £346
90th Percentile £750 £675 £638
North West median daily rate £448 £475 £486
% change year-on-year -5.79% -2.31% +20.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £37.50

Supplier Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1122 1276 1769
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 84.17% 86.33% 84.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 803 914 1164
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £424
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -5.60% +9.35%
10th Percentile £263 £241 £275
90th Percentile £619 £613 £600
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 32 58
Cheshire median hourly rate £13.00 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.82% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.03 £13.00 £12.81
90th Percentile £35.00 £38.93 £35.75
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £23.50 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.89% -23.00% +64.97%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Supplier Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in Cheshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Cheshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in Cheshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in Cheshire

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +14 7 £622 +8.17%
Knutsford -15 1 - - 1
Chester - 1 £475 -
Widnes - 1 - -
Supplier Management
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Service Management
3 6 (37.50%) Banking
4 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
4 5 (31.25%) ITSM
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) CISSP
5 4 (25.00%) CISM
5 4 (25.00%) Degree
5 4 (25.00%) COBIT
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) SFIA
6 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection
7 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) Data Centre

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (12.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Ingres
1 1 (6.25%) MongoDB
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (6.25%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (68.75%) Finance
2 6 (37.50%) Banking
3 5 (31.25%) Retail Banking
4 1 (6.25%) Billing
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) IT Manager
2 3 (18.75%) IT Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) ITIL Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Security Manager
2 3 (18.75%) Service Manager
3 2 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (12.50%) IT Services Manager
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Implementation Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Incident Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Level Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Service Transition Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Transition Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (12.50%) Data Centre
2 2 (12.50%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.25%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) ITIL
2 7 (43.75%) Project Management
3 6 (37.50%) Service Management
4 5 (31.25%) ITSM
4 5 (31.25%) PRINCE2
5 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (25.00%) Risk Management
6 3 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) SFIA
6 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (12.50%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (12.50%) Collaborative Working
7 2 (12.50%) Data Management
7 2 (12.50%) DevOps
7 2 (12.50%) Information Assurance
7 2 (12.50%) ITIL V3
7 2 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 2 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 2 (12.50%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 4 (25.00%) CISM
1 4 (25.00%) CISSP
1 4 (25.00%) Degree
2 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (12.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (6.25%) CCDP
4 1 (6.25%) CCIE
4 1 (6.25%) CCNP
4 1 (6.25%) Chartered Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (6.25%) PMI Certification
4 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) COBIT
2 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (6.25%) GDPR
3 1 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle