Period
to 16 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 16 January 2018 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 > London
6 months to
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 387 408 361
Rank change year-on-year +21 -47 +20
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 250 184 252
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.54% 0.44% 0.58%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.62% 0.51% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 116 162
London median daily rate £475 £469 £498
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% -5.78% +10.56%
10th Percentile £313 £347 £325
90th Percentile £650 £638 £723
England median daily rate £450 £438 £436
% change year-on-year +2.86% +0.29% +2.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
London median hourly rate £32.00 £18.75 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +70.67% -56.40% -
England median hourly rate £32.00 £17.00 £48.00
% change year-on-year +88.24% -64.58% +217.36%

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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,206 35,902 37,112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 86.61% 86.05% 84.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,349 25,851 26,433
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +0.11%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £295
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 412 419 453
London median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +20.00% +9.59%
10th Percentile £13.31 £12.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £51.25 £51.80
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in London

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in London

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in London over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in London

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in London

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 16 January 2018. 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
Central London +10 45 £423 -15.50% 7
South London -24 21 £488 +14.71% 1
East London +3 17 £450 -14.29% 7
North London +3 12 £525 +34.62%
West London -17 7 £500 +23.30% 3
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 London region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 99 (39.60%) Project Management
2 77 (30.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 59 (23.60%) Finance
5 55 (22.00%) PRINCE2
6 37 (14.80%) ITIL
7 35 (14.00%) QA
8 32 (12.80%) Retail
9 30 (12.00%) Security Cleared
10 27 (10.80%) Migration
11 26 (10.40%) Linux
12 25 (10.00%) Software Engineering
12 25 (10.00%) Data Centre
13 23 (9.20%) IT Governance
13 23 (9.20%) Waterfall
13 23 (9.20%) User Experience
14 22 (8.80%) Continuous Delivery
15 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
15 21 (8.40%) SC Cleared
16 20 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
16 20 (8.00%) Service Management
16 20 (8.00%) Microsoft
17 19 (7.60%) JavaScript
17 19 (7.60%) Change Management
17 19 (7.60%) Risk Management
17 19 (7.60%) Contract Management
18 18 (7.20%) ES7
18 18 (7.20%) ES6
18 18 (7.20%) Java
18 18 (7.20%) SAP

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 8 (3.20%) SharePoint
2 7 (2.80%) Elasticsearch
3 5 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.20%) IIS
4 3 (1.20%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.80%) CloudStack
5 2 (0.80%) MS Project Server
5 2 (0.80%) OpenStack
6 1 (0.40%) Apache
6 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (6.40%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (6.00%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (5.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (5.20%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.40%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (3.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 6 (2.40%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (2.40%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.60%) SAP MM
4 3 (1.20%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.80%) CA PPM
5 2 (0.80%) Primavera
5 2 (0.80%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.40%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.40%) SAP CO
6 1 (0.40%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.40%) SAP FI/CO
6 1 (0.40%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.40%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 20 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (6.00%) Office 365
3 12 (4.80%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (4.40%) SaaS
5 10 (4.00%) IaaS
6 9 (3.60%) Amazon SQS
7 7 (2.80%) AWS CloudFormation
7 7 (2.80%) AWS Lambda
7 7 (2.80%) PaaS
7 7 (2.80%) Serverless
8 2 (0.80%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.80%) Amazon Kinesis
8 2 (0.80%) Heroku
8 2 (0.80%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.80%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.40%) Akamai
9 1 (0.40%) G Suite
9 1 (0.40%) Google Drive
9 1 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.40%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 15 (6.00%) LAN
1 15 (6.00%) WAN
2 10 (4.00%) SMS
3 8 (3.20%) Network Security
4 7 (2.80%) Wi-Fi
5 4 (1.60%) MPLS
5 4 (1.60%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (1.20%) Firewall
6 3 (1.20%) VPN
7 2 (0.80%) DHCP
7 2 (0.80%) DNS
7 2 (0.80%) Skype
8 1 (0.40%) FTP
8 1 (0.40%) HSRP
8 1 (0.40%) NGN
8 1 (0.40%) PuTTY
8 1 (0.40%) SNMP
8 1 (0.40%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (0.40%) TCP/IP
8 1 (0.40%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.60%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 6 (2.40%) EDRMS
2 6 (2.40%) Oracle Reports
3 5 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (1.60%) Big Data
5 3 (1.20%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.20%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.20%) Power BI
5 3 (1.20%) SAP BW
5 3 (1.20%) Spotfire
6 2 (0.80%) Amazon Redshift
6 2 (0.80%) Clusterpoint
6 2 (0.80%) GIS
6 2 (0.80%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.80%) Neo4j
6 2 (0.80%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.40%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.40%) Informix
7 1 (0.40%) MySQL
7 1 (0.40%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 16 (6.40%) Babel
1 16 (6.40%) Grunt
2 9 (3.60%) webpack
3 6 (2.40%) JIRA
3 6 (2.40%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.40%) Selenium
4 1 (0.40%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.40%) TeamCity
General
1 59 (23.60%) Finance
2 32 (12.80%) Retail
3 15 (6.00%) Marketing
4 10 (4.00%) Legal
4 10 (4.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.20%) Law
5 8 (3.20%) Manufacturing
6 7 (2.80%) Banking
7 5 (2.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (1.60%) Advertising
8 4 (1.60%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.60%) Publishing
9 2 (0.80%) Back Office
9 2 (0.80%) Local Government
10 1 (0.40%) Electronics
10 1 (0.40%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 69 (27.60%) Project Manager
2 29 (11.60%) Analyst
3 22 (8.80%) Business Analyst
4 20 (8.00%) IT Manager
5 14 (5.60%) Consultant
6 12 (4.80%) Programme Manager
7 11 (4.40%) Developer
7 11 (4.40%) IT Project Manager
7 11 (4.40%) Retail Business Analyst
7 11 (4.40%) Senior Manager
8 10 (4.00%) Architect
8 10 (4.00%) Infrastructure Manager
9 9 (3.60%) DevOps Engineer
9 9 (3.60%) Web Developer
10 8 (3.20%) Junior
10 8 (3.20%) Junior Project Manager
10 8 (3.20%) Senior Project Manager
11 7 (2.80%) Commercial Manager
11 7 (2.80%) Service Manager
12 6 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.20%) Node.js
1 18 (7.20%) Sass
2 11 (4.40%) CSS
2 11 (4.40%) HTML
3 8 (3.20%) Web Services
4 7 (2.80%) Serverless Framework
5 3 (1.20%) SAP Fiori
5 3 (1.20%) XML
6 2 (0.80%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (0.80%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (0.40%) LAMP
7 1 (0.40%) LAPP Stack
7 1 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 25 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 23 (9.20%) User Experience
3 21 (8.40%) Analytical Skills
4 16 (6.40%) Linux Command Line
5 15 (6.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (2.40%) Private Cloud
7 5 (2.00%) Data Protection Act
8 4 (1.60%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.20%) EPoS
9 3 (1.20%) FMCG
9 3 (1.20%) HP Superdome
10 2 (0.80%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.80%) Hybrid Cloud
10 2 (0.80%) Life Science
10 2 (0.80%) PKI
11 1 (0.40%) iPad
11 1 (0.40%) iPhone
11 1 (0.40%) NHS
11 1 (0.40%) RIA
11 1 (0.40%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 26 (10.40%) Linux
2 17 (6.80%) Windows
3 7 (2.80%) Windows 10
4 6 (2.40%) Windows Server
5 5 (2.00%) Unix
6 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.40%) Android
7 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (39.60%) Project Management
2 77 (30.80%) Stakeholder Management
3 61 (24.40%) Agile Software Development
4 55 (22.00%) PRINCE2
5 37 (14.80%) ITIL
6 27 (10.80%) Migration
7 25 (10.00%) Software Engineering
8 23 (9.20%) IT Governance
8 23 (9.20%) Waterfall
9 22 (8.80%) Continuous Delivery
10 20 (8.00%) Service Management
11 19 (7.60%) Change Management
11 19 (7.60%) Contract Management
11 19 (7.60%) Risk Management
12 18 (7.20%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 15 (6.00%) CRM
13 15 (6.00%) Service Delivery
14 14 (5.60%) DevOps
14 14 (5.60%) ERP
15 13 (5.20%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (7.60%) JavaScript
2 18 (7.20%) ES6
2 18 (7.20%) ES7
2 18 (7.20%) Java
3 13 (5.20%) Python
4 6 (2.40%) SQL
5 4 (1.60%) C#
5 4 (1.60%) Scala
6 3 (1.20%) Ruby
7 2 (0.80%) BeanShell
7 2 (0.80%) Go
7 2 (0.80%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.80%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.40%) C
8 1 (0.40%) Groovy
8 1 (0.40%) PHP
Qualifications
1 30 (12.00%) Security Cleared
2 21 (8.40%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 10 (4.00%) Degree
5 7 (2.80%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (2.40%) PMP
7 4 (1.60%) Master's Degree
8 3 (1.20%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.20%) SAP Certification
9 2 (0.80%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (0.40%) CCDP
10 1 (0.40%) CCIE
10 1 (0.40%) CCNP
10 1 (0.40%) CISM
10 1 (0.40%) CISSP
10 1 (0.40%) MCSE
10 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (14.00%) QA
2 16 (6.40%) SLA
3 11 (4.40%) PMO
4 8 (3.20%) GDPR
5 7 (2.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (2.40%) GAAP
7 4 (1.60%) HMG Infosec
7 4 (1.60%) PCI DSS
8 3 (1.20%) Data Quality
8 3 (1.20%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 2 (0.80%) Actionable Recommendations
9 2 (0.80%) Disclosure Scotland
9 2 (0.80%) PMBOK
10 1 (0.40%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 2 (0.80%) Active Directory
1 2 (0.80%) DFS Replication
1 2 (0.80%) Hyper-V
1 2 (0.80%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (0.80%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (1.60%) BMC PATROL
1 4 (1.60%) SCOM
2 3 (1.20%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.80%) vCenter Server
4 1 (0.40%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) Opsview
4 1 (0.40%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.40%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 20 (8.00%) Microsoft
2 18 (7.20%) SAP
3 13 (5.20%) Salesforce.com
4 11 (4.40%) Cisco
5 7 (2.80%) HP
5 7 (2.80%) Oracle
6 5 (2.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 5 (2.00%) VMware
7 4 (1.60%) Ariba
7 4 (1.60%) Atlassian
7 4 (1.60%) BMC
7 4 (1.60%) Citrix
8 3 (1.20%) 3PAR
8 3 (1.20%) EMC
8 3 (1.20%) Tableau
8 3 (1.20%) Veeam
9 2 (0.80%) Adobe
9 2 (0.80%) CA
9 2 (0.80%) SolarWinds
9 2 (0.80%) VocaLink