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 23 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supplier Management
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 15 26 24
Rank change year-on-year +11 -2  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 3.96% 1.79% 0.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.44% 1.99% 0.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Median daily rate £525 £513 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.43% +19.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £442 £400
% change year-on-year -3.73% +10.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 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 90 151 149
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 89.11% 89.88% 91.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 63 101 120
Median daily rate £450 £450 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £603 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £50.39 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -72.21% +123.95%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) MS Office
2 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Banking
3 1 (20.00%) Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) QA
3 1 (20.00%) SLA
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) R
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching

Supplier Management
Top Related 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 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Office
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (20.00%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Supplier Manager
2 2 (40.00%) IT Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Engagement Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Governance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 1 (20.00%) IT Governance Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) People Management
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Management
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Coaching
3 1 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (20.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (20.00%) Information Security
3 1 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
3 1 (20.00%) Line Management
3 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (20.00%) Post-Production
3 1 (20.00%) Project Governance
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) R
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) QA
1 1 (20.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Microsoft