Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 178 197 180
Rank change year-on-year +19 -17 -17
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 58 68 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.72% 0.70% 0.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.86% 0.84% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 56 34
Midlands median daily rate £450 £426 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.57% -5.28% +7.14%
10th Percentile £279 £213 £280
90th Percentile £567 £575 £509
England median daily rate £450 £438 £440
% change year-on-year +2.86% -0.57% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Midlands median hourly rate - - £21.75
England median hourly rate - £14.09 £40.00
% change year-on-year - -64.79% +83.91%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6718 8050 6707
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.15% 82.61% 79.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4278 4918 3973
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £422
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.62% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 239 206 258
Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £16.30 £18.76
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.35% -13.14% +4.22%
10th Percentile £10.57 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £49.00 £39.75 £42.33
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.70% +8.49% +18.42%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

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

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the Midlands over the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in the Midlands

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in the Midlands

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

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 Midlands region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. 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
West Midlands +28 42 £475 +1.33% 4
East Midlands +5 17 £375 -1.96%
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 18 (31.03%) Project Management
2 17 (29.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (25.86%) Finance
4 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) Change Management
5 13 (22.41%) PRINCE2
6 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
7 11 (18.97%) ITIL
8 10 (17.24%) Contract Management
9 9 (15.52%) Migration
10 8 (13.79%) SLA
11 7 (12.07%) Risk Assessment
11 7 (12.07%) Data Migration
11 7 (12.07%) Data Protection
12 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
12 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
12 6 (10.34%) LAN
12 6 (10.34%) WAN
12 6 (10.34%) Windows
13 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
13 5 (8.62%) Cisco
13 5 (8.62%) Service Management
13 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
13 5 (8.62%) Document Management
14 4 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
14 4 (6.90%) SCCM
14 4 (6.90%) SCOM
14 4 (6.90%) Capacity Management
14 4 (6.90%) Information Security Management
14 4 (6.90%) Security Management

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.72%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.45%) iTrent
1 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Office 365
2 2 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) LAN
1 6 (10.34%) WAN
2 4 (6.90%) Firewall
3 3 (5.17%) SMS
4 2 (3.45%) VoIP
4 2 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.72%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.72%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.72%) Power BI
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 15 (25.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.17%) Retail
3 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 19 (32.76%) Project Manager
2 6 (10.34%) Service Manager
3 5 (8.62%) IT Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Business Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Data Manager
4 4 (6.90%) Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.90%) HR Manager
4 4 (6.90%) IT Project Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Data Migration Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Migration Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Programme Manager
5 3 (5.17%) Service Assurance Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Environment Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Rollout Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Systems Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Test Environment Manager
6 2 (3.45%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 6 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.90%) Freedom of Information
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.45%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.45%) NHS
3 2 (3.45%) PMI
4 1 (1.72%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.72%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.34%) Windows
2 4 (6.90%) Windows Server
3 2 (3.45%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (31.03%) Project Management
2 17 (29.31%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (22.41%) Change Management
4 13 (22.41%) PRINCE2
5 12 (20.69%) Risk Management
6 11 (18.97%) ITIL
7 10 (17.24%) Contract Management
8 9 (15.52%) Migration
9 7 (12.07%) Data Migration
9 7 (12.07%) Data Protection
9 7 (12.07%) Risk Assessment
10 5 (8.62%) Data Integration
10 5 (8.62%) Document Management
10 5 (8.62%) Service Management
11 4 (6.90%) ERP
11 4 (6.90%) Information Security
11 4 (6.90%) Information Security Management
11 4 (6.90%) Security Management
11 4 (6.90%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
1 2 (3.45%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.45%) PMP
1 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.72%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (13.79%) SLA
2 4 (6.90%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (6.90%) SCCM
1 4 (6.90%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (10.34%) Microsoft
2 5 (8.62%) Cisco
3 4 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 4 (6.90%) HP
3 4 (6.90%) VMware
4 3 (5.17%) Infor
4 3 (5.17%) Oracle
5 2 (3.45%) JD Edwards
5 2 (3.45%) Kronos
5 2 (3.45%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (3.45%) SAP
5 2 (3.45%) ServiceNow