The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 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 22 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supplier Management
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 58 81 66
Rank change year-on-year +23 -15  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 14 14 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 1.59% 0.92% 1.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.88% 1.11% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 8
Median daily rate £425 £475 £328
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.52% +45.03%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £403 £345 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £590 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £443 £400
% change year-on-year -4.11% +10.81%  
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 Edinburgh with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 746 1259 1133
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 84.68% 82.77% 81.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 492 702 636
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £409 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +2.25% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.50 £20.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.26% -45.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £14.80 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.58 £39.25 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh 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 Edinburgh

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Edinburgh

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in Edinburgh

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in Edinburgh

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 22 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
1 13 (54.17%) Service Management
2 12 (50.00%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) ITSM
4 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 8 (33.33%) Service Design
5 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
5 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (25.00%) Line Management
6 6 (25.00%) SLA
7 5 (20.83%) Banking
8 4 (16.67%) Migration
8 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
9 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (12.50%) Transition Management
9 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
9 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
9 3 (12.50%) SCCM
9 3 (12.50%) Security Management
9 3 (12.50%) Retail
9 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (12.50%) Project Management
9 3 (12.50%) WAN
9 3 (12.50%) Change Management
9 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (12.50%) Cisco
9 3 (12.50%) LAN
10 2 (8.33%) WLAN

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 (8.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 2 (8.33%) Intrusion Detection
2 2 (8.33%) WLAN
3 1 (4.17%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco Wireless
3 1 (4.17%) EIGRP
3 1 (4.17%) Firewall
3 1 (4.17%) Internet
3 1 (4.17%) MPLS
3 1 (4.17%) MRTG
3 1 (4.17%) Network Security
3 1 (4.17%) OSPF
3 1 (4.17%) Spanning Tree
3 1 (4.17%) VLAN
3 1 (4.17%) WAAS
3 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) GIS
General
1 12 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Retail
3 3 (12.50%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (25.00%) Analyst
2 5 (20.83%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) IT Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Consultant
3 3 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) IT Services Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Design Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Service Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Development Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (4.17%) IT Security Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Network Support
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
1 13 (54.17%) Service Management
2 9 (37.50%) ITSM
3 8 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 8 (33.33%) Service Design
4 7 (29.17%) Continuous Improvement
4 7 (29.17%) ITIL V3
5 6 (25.00%) Line Management
6 4 (16.67%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (12.50%) Change Management
7 3 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
7 3 (12.50%) Problem Management
7 3 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) Security Management
7 3 (12.50%) Transition Management
8 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
8 2 (8.33%) Incident Management
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CISM
1 1 (4.17%) CISSP
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (25.00%) SLA
2 4 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (4.17%) COBIT
3 1 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
2 1 (4.17%) Informatica
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle