The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 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.

Supplier Management
England / Midlands
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 28 25
Rank change year-on-year +8 -3  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.83% 0.47% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.98% 0.59% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £650 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +18.18%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 102 170 120
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 85.00% 79.07% 78.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 83 50
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £650 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -12.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in the Midlands

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

1 1 (50.00%) C
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) PaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) GIS
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Implementation Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) IT Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) IT Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Procurement Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Project Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) Coaching
1 1 (50.00%) CRM
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Logistics
1 1 (50.00%) People Management
1 1 (50.00%) Project Management
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (50.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Salesforce.com