The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 30 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
UK / England
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 322 269 308
Rank change year-on-year -53 +39  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 272 428 333
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.65% 0.86% 0.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.78% 1.03% 0.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 194 326 208
Median daily rate £425 £450 £421
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +6.82%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 2
Median hourly rate £22.90 £15.95 £22.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.57% -30.19%  
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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34952 41419 38984
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.24% 82.90% 79.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 23201 27556 24587
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 871 989 1142
Median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.77% +30.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.21 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £53.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in England over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Supplier Management in England

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
London -21 92 £463 -2.63% 19
South East +23 66 £425 -3.68% 11
North West -18 26 £425 -5.60% 4
West Midlands +2 25 £450 -5.26% 8
Yorkshire -4 21 £425 -2.85% 7
East of England +2 20 £463 +12.12% 5
South West -7 13 £388 -6.62% 5
East Midlands -7 10 £380 -10.05% 1
North East -14 4 £500 +11.11%
Midlands +9 1 - -
Supplier Management
UK

For the 6 months to 30 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 England region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 198 (38.37%) Project Management
2 193 (37.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 170 (32.95%) Finance
4 99 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
5 83 (16.09%) PRINCE2
6 81 (15.70%) ITIL
7 72 (13.95%) Microsoft
8 58 (11.24%) Change Management
9 50 (9.69%) Risk Management
10 49 (9.50%) MS Excel
11 48 (9.30%) Migration
12 45 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
13 42 (8.14%) Waterfall
14 41 (7.95%) Degree
15 40 (7.75%) Service Management
16 39 (7.56%) MS Project
16 39 (7.56%) MS Office
17 37 (7.17%) CRM
18 36 (6.98%) Office 365
19 35 (6.78%) Service Delivery
19 35 (6.78%) Business Analysis
20 33 (6.40%) Security Cleared
21 31 (6.01%) Oracle
21 31 (6.01%) Data Centre
22 30 (5.81%) Management Information System
22 30 (5.81%) QA
22 30 (5.81%) Retail
23 29 (5.62%) Contract Management
24 28 (5.43%) Banking
24 28 (5.43%) SC Cleared

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 21 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.74%) CMS
2 9 (1.74%) Skype for Business
3 8 (1.55%) WebSphere
4 3 (0.58%) Confluence
4 3 (0.58%) Drupal
4 3 (0.58%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.39%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.39%) Documentum
5 2 (0.39%) Kentico
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.19%) Apache
6 1 (0.19%) Moodle
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle UPK
6 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.19%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 49 (9.50%) MS Excel
2 39 (7.56%) MS Office
2 39 (7.56%) MS Project
3 15 (2.91%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.39%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 21 (4.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.74%) Oracle Financials
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (0.78%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (0.58%) CA PPM
4 3 (0.58%) Maximo
4 3 (0.58%) Primavera
4 3 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.39%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.39%) Magento
6 1 (0.19%) Lorenzo
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.19%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.19%) SAP PP
6 1 (0.19%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 36 (6.98%) Office 365
2 11 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (1.36%) SaaS
5 6 (1.16%) IaaS
6 4 (0.78%) PaaS
7 3 (0.58%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.19%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.19%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.52%) WAN
2 9 (1.74%) LAN
3 6 (1.16%) Network Security
3 6 (1.16%) Skype
4 5 (0.97%) Firewall
5 3 (0.58%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.39%) IPsec
6 2 (0.39%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.39%) PABX
6 2 (0.39%) SSL
6 2 (0.39%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.39%) VoIP
6 2 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.19%) HTTP
7 1 (0.19%) Internet
7 1 (0.19%) Intranet
7 1 (0.19%) Softphone
7 1 (0.19%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (0.19%) VPLS
7 1 (0.19%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.94%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (1.94%) SQL Server
2 4 (0.78%) Oracle Database
3 3 (0.58%) Big Data
3 3 (0.58%) Hadoop
3 3 (0.58%) Oracle Exadata
3 3 (0.58%) SAP BW
4 2 (0.39%) Data Mart
4 2 (0.39%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 2 (0.39%) NoSQL
4 2 (0.39%) OLAP
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (0.39%) Oracle Database 12c
4 2 (0.39%) Power BI
4 2 (0.39%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.19%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (1.55%) JIRA
2 3 (0.58%) Babel
2 3 (0.58%) Grunt
2 3 (0.58%) LoadRunner
2 3 (0.58%) Selenium
3 2 (0.39%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.19%) gulp
4 1 (0.19%) HP UFT
4 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 170 (32.95%) Finance
2 30 (5.81%) Retail
3 28 (5.43%) Banking
4 21 (4.07%) Telecoms
5 18 (3.49%) Legal
6 15 (2.91%) Manufacturing
7 14 (2.71%) Billing
8 12 (2.33%) Marketing
9 7 (1.36%) Law
9 7 (1.36%) Local Government
10 5 (0.97%) Advertising
10 5 (0.97%) Automotive
11 4 (0.78%) Back Office
12 3 (0.58%) Electronics
13 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
13 2 (0.39%) Publishing
13 2 (0.39%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.19%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 183 (35.47%) Project Manager
2 60 (11.63%) IT Manager
3 58 (11.24%) Analyst
4 51 (9.88%) Infrastructure Manager
5 45 (8.72%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 41 (7.95%) Architect
7 36 (6.98%) Business Analyst
8 30 (5.81%) Senior Manager
9 28 (5.43%) IT Project Manager
9 28 (5.43%) Service Manager
10 25 (4.84%) Solutions Architect
11 20 (3.88%) Programme Manager
12 19 (3.68%) Developer
13 18 (3.49%) Procurement Manager
13 18 (3.49%) Senior Project Manager
14 16 (3.10%) Consultant
14 16 (3.10%) Test Manager
15 15 (2.91%) Applications Manager
16 14 (2.71%) Contracts Manager
16 14 (2.71%) Delivery Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.13%) Node.js
2 9 (1.74%) CSS
3 8 (1.55%) REST
4 7 (1.36%) HTML
5 6 (1.16%) .NET
5 6 (1.16%) EDI
5 6 (1.16%) EDIFACT
5 6 (1.16%) GStreamer
6 5 (0.97%) Web Services
7 4 (0.78%) HTML5
7 4 (0.78%) Sass
8 2 (0.39%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 2 (0.39%) SAML
9 1 (0.19%) IBM Integration Bus
9 1 (0.19%) JFC
9 1 (0.19%) JMS
9 1 (0.19%) jQuery
9 1 (0.19%) Middleware
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Fusion
9 1 (0.19%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 45 (8.72%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (6.01%) Data Centre
3 30 (5.81%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.74%) NHS
5 7 (1.36%) FMCG
6 6 (1.16%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (1.16%) PMI
6 6 (1.16%) User Experience
7 4 (0.78%) Data Protection Act
7 4 (0.78%) Linux Command Line
7 4 (0.78%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.78%) Streaming Video
7 4 (0.78%) Virtual Team
8 3 (0.58%) CMDB
8 3 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.58%) EPoS
8 3 (0.58%) Minimum Viable Product
9 2 (0.39%) Blackberry
9 2 (0.39%) Life Science
9 2 (0.39%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (3.49%) Windows
2 15 (2.91%) Linux
3 7 (1.36%) Android
4 6 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.58%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.39%) Unix
6 2 (0.39%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.39%) Windows Phone
6 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) AIX
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (38.37%) Project Management
2 193 (37.40%) Stakeholder Management
3 99 (19.19%) Agile Software Development
4 83 (16.09%) PRINCE2
5 81 (15.70%) ITIL
6 58 (11.24%) Change Management
7 50 (9.69%) Risk Management
8 48 (9.30%) Migration
9 42 (8.14%) Waterfall
10 40 (7.75%) Service Management
11 37 (7.17%) CRM
12 35 (6.78%) Business Analysis
12 35 (6.78%) Service Delivery
13 29 (5.62%) Contract Management
14 27 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
15 25 (4.84%) Matrix Organization
16 22 (4.26%) Change Control
16 22 (4.26%) Project Governance
16 22 (4.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 20 (3.88%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.88%) SQL
2 10 (1.94%) JavaScript
3 9 (1.74%) C
4 7 (1.36%) Java
5 4 (0.78%) ES6
6 3 (0.58%) R
7 2 (0.39%) PHP
7 2 (0.39%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.39%) Python
8 1 (0.19%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
8 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.19%) XPath
8 1 (0.19%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 41 (7.95%) Degree
2 33 (6.40%) Security Cleared
3 28 (5.43%) SC Cleared
4 27 (5.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 19 (3.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 16 (3.10%) PMI Certification
7 14 (2.71%) ITIL Certification
7 14 (2.71%) PMP
8 5 (0.97%) ISEB
9 3 (0.58%) CCNA
9 3 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.58%) MCSE
9 3 (0.58%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (0.39%) APMP
10 2 (0.39%) BPSS Clearance
10 2 (0.39%) CEH
10 2 (0.39%) CISA
10 2 (0.39%) CISM
10 2 (0.39%) CISSP
10 2 (0.39%) ECDL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.81%) QA
2 22 (4.26%) PMO
3 16 (3.10%) SLA
4 4 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.78%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.78%) PMBOK
5 2 (0.39%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.39%) GDPR
5 2 (0.39%) IFRS
5 2 (0.39%) IFRS 9
5 2 (0.39%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 8 (1.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.39%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.19%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (0.39%) AirWatch
1 2 (0.39%) Cisco Prime
1 2 (0.39%) Data Guard
1 2 (0.39%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
1 2 (0.39%) Microsoft Intune
1 2 (0.39%) Oracle RMAN
1 2 (0.39%) SCCM
2 1 (0.19%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.19%) MOM
2 1 (0.19%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 72 (13.95%) Microsoft
2 31 (6.01%) Oracle
3 26 (5.04%) SAP
4 12 (2.33%) HP
5 10 (1.94%) Cisco
6 6 (1.16%) Citrix
6 6 (1.16%) IBM
6 6 (1.16%) ServiceNow
6 6 (1.16%) WorldPay
7 5 (0.97%) Avaya
7 5 (0.97%) Cognos
7 5 (0.97%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.97%) VMware
8 4 (0.78%) BMC
9 3 (0.58%) Apple
9 3 (0.58%) CA
9 3 (0.58%) Remedy
10 2 (0.39%) CheckPoint
10 2 (0.39%) OpenText
10 2 (0.39%) Wyse
Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 2 days ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £210.00 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
LA International
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £400 - £445 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
West Midlands
Venn Group
Rate: £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Harrogate
360 Resourcing
Rate: Up to £200 per day depending on experience
Posted: 16 days ago
Central London / West End
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
NIHR Trainees Co-ordinating Centre
Rate: From £40,028 to £48,034 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago