The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 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
England / East of England
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 103 101 115
Rank change year-on-year -2 +14  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 27 28 33
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.14% 1.10% 1.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.36% 1.37% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 23
Median daily rate £400 £415 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% -7.77%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £255 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £545 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £438 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +1.15% +1.76%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £9.00 £21.75
% change year-on-year +88.88% -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 East of England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1979 2044 2420
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 83.78% 80.13% 80.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 4855 4483 4735
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £255 £261
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 389 407 426
Median hourly rate £35.00 £31.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.90% -6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.75 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.75 £47.50 £50.00
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 East of England

Job postings citing Supplier Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in the East of England

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in the East of England

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the East of England over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in the East of England

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in the East of England

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 East of England region over the 3 months to 28 June 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
Bedfordshire -1 13 £400 -13.97% 4
Hertfordshire -1 6 £550 +37.50%
Cambridgeshire +9 5 £400 -5.88%
Norfolk -3 3 £255 -25.81% 3
East Anglia - 2 - -
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 East of England region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 31 (67.39%) Project Management
2 20 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
4 11 (23.91%) MS Visio
5 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
6 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (15.22%) Change Management
7 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (13.04%) Migration
8 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.04%) Retail
9 5 (10.87%) Finance
9 5 (10.87%) ITIL
9 5 (10.87%) Hardware Maintenance
10 4 (8.70%) PMO
10 4 (8.70%) ERP
10 4 (8.70%) Line Management
10 4 (8.70%) People Management
11 3 (6.52%) Office 365
11 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
11 3 (6.52%) SuccessFactors
11 3 (6.52%) Change Control
11 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (6.52%) QMS
11 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
11 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
11 3 (6.52%) IT Strategy
11 3 (6.52%) Contingency Planning
12 2 (4.35%) Skype

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (23.91%) MS Visio
3 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.52%) Office 365
1 3 (6.52%) SuccessFactors
2 2 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) IP Telephony
1 2 (4.35%) Skype
2 1 (2.17%) Intranet
2 1 (2.17%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.17%) WAN
General
1 6 (13.04%) Retail
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 1 (2.17%) Law
3 1 (2.17%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 21 (45.65%) Project Manager
2 14 (30.43%) IT Manager
3 11 (23.91%) Infrastructure Manager
4 10 (21.74%) Supplier Manager
5 9 (19.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 7 (15.22%) Analyst
7 6 (13.04%) IT Project Manager
8 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (8.70%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
8 4 (8.70%) Security Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
9 3 (6.52%) IT Security Manager
9 3 (6.52%) IT Security Project Manager
9 3 (6.52%) Security Project Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Retail Business Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Rollout Project Manager
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (4.35%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.52%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.35%) IBM Mainframe
2 2 (4.35%) Mainframe
3 1 (2.17%) Hybrid Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (67.39%) Project Management
2 20 (43.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (17.39%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (15.22%) Change Management
4 7 (15.22%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 6 (13.04%) PRINCE2
6 5 (10.87%) Hardware Maintenance
6 5 (10.87%) ITIL
7 4 (8.70%) ERP
7 4 (8.70%) Line Management
7 4 (8.70%) People Management
8 3 (6.52%) Change Control
8 3 (6.52%) Contingency Planning
8 3 (6.52%) E-Commerce
8 3 (6.52%) IT Strategy
8 3 (6.52%) QMS
8 3 (6.52%) Quality Management
9 2 (4.35%) Multichannel Retail
9 2 (4.35%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.17%) C
1 1 (2.17%) R
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.70%) PMO
2 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.17%) Virtual Servers
1 1 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (26.09%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Avaya
2 2 (4.35%) Cisco
2 2 (4.35%) IBM
2 2 (4.35%) VMware
3 1 (2.17%) Huawei
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle