The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 28 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
London / City of London
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 143 144 158
Rank change year-on-year +1 +14  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 19 10 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.62% 0.30% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.73% 0.34% 0.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 22
Median daily rate £443 £463 £499
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.32% -7.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £412 £400
10% offered a daily rate of more than £618 £533 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 the City of London with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2620 2945 4264
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 85.56% 87.81% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2057 2356 3294
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 36
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% -2.17%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.35 £47.50 £92.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London 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 the City of London

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in the City of London

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the City of London over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in the City of London

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in the City of London

Supplier Management
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 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 City of London region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (48.39%) Finance
3 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
5 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
5 6 (19.35%) Logistics
6 5 (16.13%) MS Office
7 4 (12.90%) E-business
7 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
7 4 (12.90%) SQL
7 4 (12.90%) Oracle
7 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
7 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
7 4 (12.90%) Banking
8 3 (9.68%) Retail
8 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
8 3 (9.68%) JIRA
8 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.68%) HP
8 3 (9.68%) MS Project
8 3 (9.68%) Web Services
8 3 (9.68%) CRM
8 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
8 3 (9.68%) SDLC
8 3 (9.68%) Conflict Management
8 3 (9.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (9.68%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 3 (9.68%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.45%) Drupal
2 2 (6.45%) Kentico
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 5 (16.13%) MS Office
2 3 (9.68%) MS Project
2 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
3 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
4 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.45%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.45%) Office 365
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.23%) Firewall
1 1 (3.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.45%) Data Mart
2 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (9.68%) JIRA
General
1 15 (48.39%) Finance
2 4 (12.90%) Banking
3 3 (9.68%) Retail
4 1 (3.23%) Billing
4 1 (3.23%) Law
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
4 1 (3.23%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (19.35%) Architect
2 5 (16.13%) Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Business Analyst
3 4 (12.90%) Project Manager
3 4 (12.90%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (9.68%) Programme Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence Lead
5 2 (6.45%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (6.45%) Database Designer
5 2 (6.45%) Designer
5 2 (6.45%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Senior Manager
5 2 (6.45%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.23%) Enterprise Architect
6 1 (3.23%) Security Specialist
6 1 (3.23%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.23%) HTML
3 1 (3.23%) HTML5
3 1 (3.23%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (3.23%) Node.js
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) Visualforce
3 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Management Information System
2 3 (9.68%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) EPoS
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
4 1 (3.23%) NHS
4 1 (3.23%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.45%) Linux
1 2 (6.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (54.84%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (32.26%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (32.26%) Project Management
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) Logistics
4 4 (12.90%) Business Analysis
4 4 (12.90%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (12.90%) E-business
5 3 (9.68%) Budgeting and Forecasting
5 3 (9.68%) Conflict Management
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) IT Strategy
5 3 (9.68%) SDLC
5 3 (9.68%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (6.45%) Coaching
6 2 (6.45%) Database Security
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (6.45%) Re-Platforming
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Java
2 2 (6.45%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.23%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.45%) PCI DSS
1 2 (6.45%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) QA
2 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.45%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.45%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (6.45%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
3 3 (9.68%) HP
4 2 (6.45%) WorldPay
5 1 (3.23%) Ariba
5 1 (3.23%) IBM
5 1 (3.23%) iManage
5 1 (3.23%) NGA Human Resources
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Zuora