The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Luton 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 29 June 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
Bedfordshire > Luton
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 20 20
Rank change year-on-year -2 0  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 5 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.13% 2.84% 4.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.21% 3.31% 4.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
Luton median daily rate £400 £431 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.24% -17.85%  
Bedfordshire median daily rate £400 £470 £525
% change year-on-year -14.89% -10.47%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Luton median hourly rate - - -
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Luton with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 156 121 131
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 97.50% 85.82% 90.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 616 386 495
Luton median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
10th Percentile £291 £255 £234
90th Percentile £600 £619 £625
Bedfordshire median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 21 37
Luton median hourly rate £14.00 £50.78 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.43% +26.95%  
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £25.50 £50.78 £40.00
% change year-on-year -49.78% +26.95%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

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

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in Luton

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Luton

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in Luton over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in Luton

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Luton region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
4 3 (30.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) People Management
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
5 2 (20.00%) ITIL
5 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (20.00%) Retail
6 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
6 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
6 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
6 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
6 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
6 1 (10.00%) Information Security
6 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 1 (10.00%) R
6 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (10.00%) Project Governance
6 1 (10.00%) CRM

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Luton 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 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (50.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) IP Telephony
1 1 (10.00%) Skype
General
1 2 (20.00%) Retail
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) IT Manager
1 6 (60.00%) Supplier Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Governance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) IT Governance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Vendor Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT
3 1 (10.00%) Head of IT Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Head of Operations
3 1 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Project Management
2 5 (50.00%) Hardware Maintenance
3 3 (30.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (10.00%) Information Security
5 1 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Avaya
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco