The median contractor rate for a Vendor Manager was £425 per day in advertised job vacancies in England during the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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
Vendor Manager
UK / England
Rank 559 594 546
Rank change year-on-year +35 -48  
Contract jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 11 24 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.027% 0.049% 0.086%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.028% 0.052% 0.091%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 12
Median daily rate £425 £450 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £334 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £553 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £495 £625
% change year-on-year -14.14% -20.80%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
England
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 38892 46305 45014
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 94.87% 95.20% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 25282 30341 27633
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1342 1464 1808
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.91 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Vendor Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England that featured Vendor Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Vendor Manager in England

Vendor Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vendor Manager in England

Vendor Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vendor Manager in England over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vendor Manager in England

Vendor Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Vendor Manager in England

Vendor Manager
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 Vendor Manager within the England region over the 3 months to 22 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
North West +36 5 £425 -22.72%
London +11 5 £475 +5.55% 1
West Midlands +17 1 £425 +20.56%
Vendor Manager
UK

Vendor Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Vendor Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region featuring Vendor Manager in the job title.

1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Supplier Management
2 7 (28.00%) Contract Management
3 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (24.00%) Legal
4 5 (20.00%) SLA
5 4 (16.00%) Service Management
5 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
5 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (16.00%) Matrix Organization
5 4 (16.00%) SDLC
6 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
6 3 (12.00%) Banking
6 3 (12.00%) Retail
6 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
6 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) ITIL
7 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
7 2 (8.00%) Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) Degree
7 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
7 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) FNZ
7 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements

Vendor Manager Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 6 (24.00%) Legal
3 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 3 (12.00%) Retail
3 3 (12.00%) Telecoms
4 2 (8.00%) Marketing
4 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Electronics
5 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Supplier Management
2 7 (28.00%) Contract Management
3 4 (16.00%) Matrix Organization
3 4 (16.00%) Risk Management
3 4 (16.00%) SDLC
3 4 (16.00%) Service Management
3 4 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.00%) Performance Management
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Asset Management
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (8.00%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
5 2 (8.00%) Software Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Wealth Management
6 1 (4.00%) Regulatory Compliance
6 1 (4.00%) Scorecard
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CCNA
2 1 (4.00%) CCNP
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) FNZ
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) SAP