Period
to 12 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 12 December 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 173 159 162
Rank change year-on-year -14 +3 -5
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 47 43 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.78% 0.76% 0.97%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.94% 0.91% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 34
North West median daily rate £480 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -5.26% -3.55%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £369
90th Percentile £588 £667 £671
England median daily rate £450 £450 £439
% change year-on-year - +2.56% -0.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
North West median hourly rate £50.00 - -
England median hourly rate £36.25 £32.00 £14.09
% change year-on-year +13.28% +127.19% -67.24%

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 North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,989 4,705 5,580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.96% 82.76% 85.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,155 3,029 3,584
North West median daily rate £410 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 205 169
North West median hourly rate £22.29 £27.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.44% +22.73% -25.98%
10th Percentile £11.55 £11.63 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £52.70 £53.10
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year -12.00% +9.48% +3.80%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

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

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in the North West

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in the North West

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the North West over the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in the North West

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in the North West

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 6 months to 12 December 2018. 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
Manchester -3 25 £500 +60.00% 7
Cheshire -4 13 £330 -34.00% 2
Merseyside -10 3 £550 +10.00% 1
Lancashire -21 3 £385 -38.10% 1
Cumbria - 1 - -
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the North West region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 16 (34.04%) Risk Management
3 15 (31.91%) ITIL
4 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.40%) Banking
6 10 (21.28%) Project Management
7 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
8 7 (14.89%) LAN
8 7 (14.89%) Cisco
8 7 (14.89%) Windows
8 7 (14.89%) Law
8 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
8 7 (14.89%) Wealth Management
9 6 (12.77%) Degree
9 6 (12.77%) Change Management
9 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
9 6 (12.77%) Aruba
10 5 (10.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 5 (10.64%) Service Design
10 5 (10.64%) Wireless
10 5 (10.64%) DHCP
10 5 (10.64%) DNS
10 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
10 5 (10.64%) Billing
11 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
11 4 (8.51%) Resource Management
11 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (8.51%) Service Management
11 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
11 4 (8.51%) Data Centre

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.13%) Confluence
1 1 (2.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 1 (2.13%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.13%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.38%) Office 365
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Boomi
2 1 (2.13%) IaaS
2 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Mimecast
2 1 (2.13%) PaaS
2 1 (2.13%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.89%) LAN
2 5 (10.64%) DHCP
2 5 (10.64%) DNS
2 5 (10.64%) Wireless
3 2 (4.26%) Intranet
4 1 (2.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.13%) SAP HANA
1 1 (2.13%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.13%) JIRA
General
1 20 (42.55%) Finance
2 11 (23.40%) Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Investment Banking
3 7 (14.89%) Law
4 5 (10.64%) Billing
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 1 (2.13%) Legal
6 1 (2.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 16 (34.04%) Project Manager
2 5 (10.64%) Service Design Manager
2 5 (10.64%) Service Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Network Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Network Project Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Senior Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Supplier Manager
3 4 (8.51%) Transition Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Delivery Manager
4 3 (6.38%) Service Transition Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Analyst
5 2 (4.26%) Digital Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Due Diligence Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Head of IT
5 2 (4.26%) Head of IT Operations
5 2 (4.26%) Head of Service Operations
5 2 (4.26%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Procurement Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.26%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) EDI
1 1 (2.13%) EDIFACT
1 1 (2.13%) Middleware
1 1 (2.13%) SAP Basis
1 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.38%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (6.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (4.26%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (4.26%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (2.13%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (2.13%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.89%) Windows
2 4 (8.51%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.38%) Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (6.38%) Windows 10
4 1 (2.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (34.04%) Risk Management
2 15 (31.91%) ITIL
3 12 (25.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (21.28%) Project Management
5 7 (14.89%) Wealth Management
6 6 (12.77%) Change Management
7 5 (10.64%) Asset Management
7 5 (10.64%) Service Design
8 4 (8.51%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.51%) Resource Management
8 4 (8.51%) Service Management
9 3 (6.38%) Acceptance Criteria
9 3 (6.38%) Cybersecurity
9 3 (6.38%) Due Diligence
9 3 (6.38%) Matrix Management
9 3 (6.38%) Problem Management
9 3 (6.38%) Service Delivery
9 3 (6.38%) SFIA
9 3 (6.38%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (6.38%) Transition Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) ABAP
1 1 (2.13%) ActionScript
1 1 (2.13%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (12.77%) Degree
1 6 (12.77%) Security Cleared
2 5 (10.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 2 (4.26%) CISM
3 2 (4.26%) CISSP
3 2 (4.26%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 2 (4.26%) MBA
3 2 (4.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.13%) CIMA
4 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.38%) SLA
2 2 (4.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.13%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (17.02%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.89%) Cisco
3 6 (12.77%) Aruba
4 3 (6.38%) IBM
4 3 (6.38%) Red Hat
4 3 (6.38%) SAP
5 2 (4.26%) Adobe
5 2 (4.26%) Oracle
5 2 (4.26%) Snow
6 1 (2.13%) Arista
6 1 (2.13%) Atlassian
6 1 (2.13%) Avaya
6 1 (2.13%) BT
6 1 (2.13%) Dell
6 1 (2.13%) Huawei
6 1 (2.13%) IBM Sterling