The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 30 April 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 89 86
Rank change year-on-year +15 -3  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 19 17 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.37% 0.94% 0.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.70% 1.14% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 9
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £325 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £433 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £22.90 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £24.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year +41.66% +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 Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1116 1493 1294
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.64% 82.26% 77.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 693 909 696
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 14 28
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.69% +17.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £13.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £36.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year - +18.03%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Manchester

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in Manchester over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in Manchester

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in Manchester

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 3 months to 30 April 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
Salford - 4 £413 -
Supplier Management
North West

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
2 6 (20.69%) GStreamer
2 6 (20.69%) Node.js
2 6 (20.69%) REST
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) Linux
3 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
3 5 (17.24%) Finance
4 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 4 (13.79%) Streaming Video
4 4 (13.79%) SLA
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
5 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (10.34%) Citrix
5 3 (10.34%) ITIL
5 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
5 3 (10.34%) Migration
5 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (10.34%) Change Management
5 3 (10.34%) Service Design
5 3 (10.34%) Contract Management
6 2 (6.90%) PMO
6 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
6 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
6 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
6 2 (6.90%) Waterfall

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (3.45%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) IaaS
2 2 (6.90%) SaaS
3 1 (3.45%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) LAN
1 1 (3.45%) Network Security
1 1 (3.45%) Value-Added Service
1 1 (3.45%) VoIP
1 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Billing
2 2 (6.90%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (24.14%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) JavaScript Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Node.js Developer
3 5 (17.24%) IT Manager
3 5 (17.24%) Project Manager
4 4 (13.79%) Contracts Manager
5 3 (10.34%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (10.34%) Web Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Development Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Linux Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Programme Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Service Manager
6 2 (6.90%) Software Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Vendor Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Cybersecurity Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Digital Programme Manager
7 1 (3.45%) IT Relationships Manager
7 1 (3.45%) IT Security Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Service Design Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Windows Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (20.69%) GStreamer
1 6 (20.69%) Node.js
1 6 (20.69%) REST
2 2 (6.90%) HTML
2 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 2 (6.90%) Web Services
3 1 (3.45%) FFmpeg
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Data Centre
2 4 (13.79%) Streaming Video
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.90%) Computer Science
3 2 (6.90%) IPTV
4 1 (3.45%) BBC
4 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.45%) Life Science
4 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 6 (20.69%) Linux
2 2 (6.90%) Android
2 2 (6.90%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.45%) AIX
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (24.14%) Project Management
2 6 (20.69%) Software Engineering
3 4 (13.79%) Service Management
4 3 (10.34%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Contract Management
4 3 (10.34%) ITIL
4 3 (10.34%) Migration
4 3 (10.34%) PRINCE2
4 3 (10.34%) Resource Management
4 3 (10.34%) Service Design
4 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) TDD
5 2 (6.90%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (6.90%) Data Management
5 2 (6.90%) Mobile Development
5 2 (6.90%) Scrum
5 2 (6.90%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 6 (20.69%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) C
2 2 (6.90%) SQL
3 1 (3.45%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Degree
1 2 (6.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) MCITP
2 1 (3.45%) MCSA
2 1 (3.45%) MCSE
2 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.45%) NCDA
2 1 (3.45%) NCIE
2 1 (3.45%) PgMP
2 1 (3.45%) PMI Certification
2 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) VCAP
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) PMO
3 1 (3.45%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (3.45%) Data Quality
3 1 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.45%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Citrix
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
2 2 (6.90%) Wyse
3 1 (3.45%) Avaya
3 1 (3.45%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle