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 24 June 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
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 148 174
Rank change year-on-year -6 +26  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 12 17 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.37% 0.50% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.42% 0.58% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 26
Median daily rate £475 £425 £457
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -6.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £275 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £620 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -2.77% +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £9.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year +177.77% -58.62%  

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 2879 2907 4718
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 88.15% 85.93% 81.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 2210 2380 3714
Median daily rate £500 £475 £473
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +0.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 55
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% -22.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £12.50 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £31.50 £56.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 24 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the City of London.

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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 14 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
5 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 6 (20.00%) Logistics
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
6 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
7 4 (13.33%) Web Services
7 4 (13.33%) ITIL
7 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
7 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
7 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 4 (13.33%) Coaching
8 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
8 3 (10.00%) Office 365
8 3 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
8 3 (10.00%) Conflict Management
8 3 (10.00%) Contract Management
8 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
8 3 (10.00%) Banking
8 3 (10.00%) Retail
8 3 (10.00%) JIRA
8 3 (10.00%) E-business
8 3 (10.00%) Service Management
8 3 (10.00%) Migration
8 3 (10.00%) CRM
8 3 (10.00%) MS Visio

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 2 (6.67%) Drupal
1 2 (6.67%) Kentico
1 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (16.67%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (13.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (10.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.67%) Magento
2 1 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.67%) Dynamics 365
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.33%) Heroku
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle Exadata
2 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.33%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) JIRA
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Banking
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Legal
4 1 (3.33%) Billing
4 1 (3.33%) Digital Economy
4 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (26.67%) Project Manager
2 5 (16.67%) Architect
3 4 (13.33%) Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Data Warehouse Architect
5 2 (6.67%) Database Designer
5 2 (6.67%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Designer
5 2 (6.67%) IT Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Junior
5 2 (6.67%) Junior Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Programme Director
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Manager
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Project Manager
6 1 (3.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) Web Services
2 2 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 1 (3.33%) HTML
3 1 (3.33%) HTML5
3 1 (3.33%) Node.js
3 1 (3.33%) REST
3 1 (3.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) Management Information System
2 3 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Minimum Viable Product
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.67%) EPoS
3 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) NHS
4 1 (3.33%) NPfIT
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Linux
1 2 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (53.33%) Project Management
2 14 (46.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (43.33%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 6 (20.00%) Logistics
5 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
5 4 (13.33%) Coaching
5 4 (13.33%) ITIL
5 4 (13.33%) PRINCE2
6 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (10.00%) Conflict Management
6 3 (10.00%) Contract Management
6 3 (10.00%) CRM
6 3 (10.00%) E-business
6 3 (10.00%) IT Strategy
6 3 (10.00%) Migration
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.00%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) Java
2 2 (6.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (3.33%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
1 2 (6.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) PMP
2 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (3.33%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Data Guard
1 2 (6.67%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (3.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.00%) HP
3 2 (6.67%) Oracle
3 2 (6.67%) WorldPay
4 1 (3.33%) iManage
4 1 (3.33%) Remedy
4 1 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds
4 1 (3.33%) Zuora