Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 355 379 326
Rank change year-on-year +24 -53 +9
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 631 609 772
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.67% 0.62% 0.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.79% 0.74% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 442 429 516
England median daily rate £450 £438 £439
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% -0.28% +3.24%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £310
90th Percentile £600 £661 £635
UK median daily rate £438 £438 £435
% change year-on-year - +0.57% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 11
England median hourly rate - £14.09 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -64.79% +83.91%
UK median hourly rate - £14.09 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -64.79% +77.78%

Supplier Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 79501 82625 86049
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.69% 84.18% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 53476 55123 56736
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1856 2135 2506
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

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 6 months to 18 November 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
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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +33 264 £450 -5.26% 10
South East +25 147 £450 +5.88% 7
North of England +27 91 £438 +2.94% 7
Midlands +15 58 £450 +5.57% 4
North West +4 46 £448 -5.79% 1
West Midlands +35 42 £475 +1.33% 4
Yorkshire +10 36 £400 - 6
East of England -19 35 £450 +5.88% 4
South West +16 33 £404 -4.90% 1
East Midlands +1 17 £375 -1.96%
North East +64 12 £563 -15.73%
Supplier Management
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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.

1 230 (36.45%) Project Management
2 209 (33.12%) Finance
3 202 (32.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 141 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
5 138 (21.87%) PRINCE2
6 120 (19.02%) ITIL
7 91 (14.42%) Migration
8 79 (12.52%) Change Management
9 71 (11.25%) Service Management
10 67 (10.62%) Service Delivery
11 65 (10.30%) Management Information System
11 65 (10.30%) Contract Management
12 60 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
12 60 (9.51%) Microsoft Office
13 56 (8.87%) Microsoft
14 54 (8.56%) Retail
15 52 (8.24%) Security Cleared
16 51 (8.08%) QA
16 51 (8.08%) Risk Management
17 50 (7.92%) SAP
18 49 (7.77%) SLA
19 46 (7.29%) Windows
20 42 (6.66%) Waterfall
21 40 (6.34%) Programme Management
22 38 (6.02%) Cisco
22 38 (6.02%) PMO
23 37 (5.86%) User Experience
23 37 (5.86%) Office 365
23 37 (5.86%) SC Cleared
24 36 (5.71%) Degree

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 12 (1.90%) SharePoint
2 9 (1.43%) SharePoint 2013
3 6 (0.95%) Elasticsearch
4 4 (0.63%) IIS
4 4 (0.63%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.48%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.32%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 2 (0.32%) Drupal
6 2 (0.32%) MS Project Server
7 1 (0.16%) CMS
7 1 (0.16%) Confluence
7 1 (0.16%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.16%) Mule
Applications
1 60 (9.51%) Microsoft Office
2 33 (5.23%) Microsoft Excel
3 31 (4.91%) Microsoft Project
4 24 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 8 (1.27%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.48%) Stata
7 1 (0.16%) S-PLUS
7 1 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (1.58%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 8 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.27%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.95%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.95%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.63%) SAP CO
4 4 (0.63%) SAP FI
4 4 (0.63%) SAP FI/CO
4 4 (0.63%) SAP SRM
4 4 (0.63%) Unit4 Business World
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.32%) CA PPM
6 2 (0.32%) iTrent
6 2 (0.32%) Primavera
7 1 (0.16%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.16%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.16%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 37 (5.86%) Office 365
2 18 (2.85%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (1.74%) SaaS
4 10 (1.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (1.27%) Amazon SQS
5 8 (1.27%) IaaS
5 8 (1.27%) PaaS
6 7 (1.11%) AWS Lambda
6 7 (1.11%) Serverless
7 6 (0.95%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.48%) Heroku
9 2 (0.32%) Amazon Kinesis
9 2 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
9 2 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.16%) Akamai
10 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.16%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.16%) GitHub
10 1 (0.16%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 28 (4.44%) LAN
1 28 (4.44%) WAN
2 20 (3.17%) Firewall
3 16 (2.54%) SMS
4 14 (2.22%) Network Security
5 12 (1.90%) Internet
6 9 (1.43%) WLAN
7 8 (1.27%) BGP
7 8 (1.27%) EIGRP
7 8 (1.27%) HSRP
7 8 (1.27%) IPv6
7 8 (1.27%) MPLS
7 8 (1.27%) NGN
7 8 (1.27%) OSPF
7 8 (1.27%) SNMP
7 8 (1.27%) Spanning Tree
7 8 (1.27%) TACACS
7 8 (1.27%) VRRP
8 7 (1.11%) Wi-Fi
9 6 (0.95%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.58%) Data Warehouse
2 9 (1.43%) EDRMS
2 9 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
2 9 (1.43%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.27%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 8 (1.27%) Power BI
4 6 (0.95%) Spotfire
5 5 (0.79%) Clusterpoint
6 4 (0.63%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (0.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.48%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.48%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.32%) Amazon Redshift
8 2 (0.32%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.16%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
9 1 (0.16%) Electronic Patient Records
9 1 (0.16%) Ingres
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.16%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 14 (2.22%) Babel
1 14 (2.22%) Grunt
2 8 (1.27%) webpack
3 6 (0.95%) JIRA
3 6 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (0.48%) Jenkins
5 2 (0.32%) CircleCI
5 2 (0.32%) Selenium
5 2 (0.32%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.16%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.16%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.16%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.16%) SonarQube
6 1 (0.16%) TeamCity
General
1 209 (33.12%) Finance
2 54 (8.56%) Retail
3 35 (5.55%) Telecoms
4 33 (5.23%) Law
5 28 (4.44%) Marketing
6 27 (4.28%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.80%) Banking
8 23 (3.65%) Legal
9 8 (1.27%) Electronics
9 8 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (1.11%) Retail Banking
11 6 (0.95%) Publishing
12 5 (0.79%) Investment Banking
13 4 (0.63%) Billing
14 3 (0.48%) Advertising
14 3 (0.48%) Automotive
14 3 (0.48%) Back Office
14 3 (0.48%) French Language
14 3 (0.48%) Local Government
15 2 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 205 (32.49%) Project Manager
2 82 (13.00%) IT Manager
3 68 (10.78%) Analyst
4 37 (5.86%) IT Project Manager
5 35 (5.55%) Business Analyst
5 35 (5.55%) Service Manager
6 31 (4.91%) Architect
7 28 (4.44%) Senior Manager
8 25 (3.96%) Infrastructure Manager
9 24 (3.80%) Senior Project Manager
10 23 (3.65%) Consultant
10 23 (3.65%) Programme Manager
11 21 (3.33%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 20 (3.17%) Procurement Manager
13 19 (3.01%) Implementation Manager
14 18 (2.85%) Contracts Manager
15 17 (2.69%) Delivery Manager
15 17 (2.69%) IT Services Manager
15 17 (2.69%) Supplier Manager
16 15 (2.38%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.69%) Node.js
1 17 (2.69%) Sass
2 13 (2.06%) CSS
2 13 (2.06%) HTML
3 6 (0.95%) Serverless Framework
4 5 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (0.79%) Web Services
5 4 (0.63%) .NET
5 4 (0.63%) SAP Fiori
6 2 (0.32%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.32%) Java EE
6 2 (0.32%) JSF
6 2 (0.32%) JSON
6 2 (0.32%) JSP
6 2 (0.32%) Middleware
6 2 (0.32%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.32%) REST
6 2 (0.32%) Servlets
6 2 (0.32%) XML
7 1 (0.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 65 (10.30%) Management Information System
2 60 (9.51%) Analytical Skills
3 37 (5.86%) User Experience
4 36 (5.71%) Data Centre
5 19 (3.01%) Data Protection Act
6 17 (2.69%) Virtual Team
7 16 (2.54%) Linux Command Line
8 6 (0.95%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (0.95%) FMCG
9 5 (0.79%) CCTV
9 5 (0.79%) CMDB
9 5 (0.79%) EPoS
9 5 (0.79%) NHS
9 5 (0.79%) Public Cloud
10 4 (0.63%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.63%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (0.63%) PMI
11 3 (0.48%) Smart Meter
12 2 (0.32%) Security Operations Centre
12 2 (0.32%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.29%) Windows
2 26 (4.12%) Windows 10
3 23 (3.65%) Linux
4 13 (2.06%) Windows Server
5 7 (1.11%) Unix
6 4 (0.63%) Android
6 4 (0.63%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (0.32%) Solaris
8 1 (0.16%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.16%) Windows 7
8 1 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 230 (36.45%) Project Management
2 202 (32.01%) Stakeholder Management
3 141 (22.35%) Agile Software Development
4 138 (21.87%) PRINCE2
5 120 (19.02%) ITIL
6 91 (14.42%) Migration
7 79 (12.52%) Change Management
8 71 (11.25%) Service Management
9 67 (10.62%) Service Delivery
10 65 (10.30%) Contract Management
11 51 (8.08%) Risk Management
12 42 (6.66%) Waterfall
13 40 (6.34%) Programme Management
14 36 (5.71%) CRM
15 35 (5.55%) Change Control
16 34 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
16 34 (5.39%) ERP
17 32 (5.07%) Information Security
18 30 (4.75%) Business Analysis
18 30 (4.75%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (2.85%) JavaScript
2 17 (2.69%) Java
3 16 (2.54%) ES6
4 11 (1.74%) SQL
5 8 (1.27%) Python
6 2 (0.32%) BeanShell
6 2 (0.32%) Go
6 2 (0.32%) PHP
6 2 (0.32%) Shell Script
6 2 (0.32%) VB
7 1 (0.16%) C
7 1 (0.16%) Groovy
7 1 (0.16%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 52 (8.24%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.86%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.71%) Degree
4 26 (4.12%) PMI Certification
5 24 (3.80%) PMP
6 23 (3.65%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 17 (2.69%) BPSS Clearance
8 13 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.58%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (1.43%) CISSP
11 7 (1.11%) ISEB
11 7 (1.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 6 (0.95%) CISM
12 6 (0.95%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.79%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.48%) SAP Certification
15 2 (0.32%) CCDP
15 2 (0.32%) CCIE
15 2 (0.32%) CCNP
15 2 (0.32%) Chartered Engineer
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 51 (8.08%) QA
2 49 (7.77%) SLA
3 38 (6.02%) PMO
4 21 (3.33%) GDPR
5 16 (2.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 13 (2.06%) PCI DSS
7 9 (1.43%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 7 (1.11%) COBIT
8 7 (1.11%) Data Quality
9 5 (0.79%) HMG Infosec
10 3 (0.48%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.32%) Actionable Recommendations
11 2 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.32%) ISO 22301
12 1 (0.16%) HL7
12 1 (0.16%) HMG Security Policy Framework
12 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 19770
System Software
1 12 (1.90%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.32%) KVM
3 2 (0.32%) ProxySG
3 2 (0.32%) Sendmail
4 1 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.16%) vSphere
4 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 13 (2.06%) SCOM
2 12 (1.90%) SCCM
3 6 (0.95%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (0.79%) BMC PATROL
4 5 (0.79%) Netcool
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.32%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.16%) Ansible
6 1 (0.16%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.16%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.16%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 56 (8.87%) Microsoft
2 50 (7.92%) SAP
3 38 (6.02%) Cisco
4 28 (4.44%) Oracle
5 22 (3.49%) Salesforce.com
6 18 (2.85%) HP
7 16 (2.54%) ServiceNow
8 13 (2.06%) Ariba
9 12 (1.90%) BMC
9 12 (1.90%) CheckPoint
10 10 (1.58%) SolarWinds
11 9 (1.43%) Remedy
11 9 (1.43%) VMware
12 8 (1.27%) Riverbed
13 7 (1.11%) Tableau
14 5 (0.79%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
14 5 (0.79%) Verint
15 4 (0.63%) Adobe
16 3 (0.48%) IBM
16 3 (0.48%) Red Hat