Period
to 23 November 2017

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 23 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 > North West
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 161 161 145
Rank change year-on-year 0 -16 -39
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 45 67 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.79% 0.98% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.97% 1.17% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 35 84
North West median daily rate £448 £475 £509
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.79% -6.63% +25.62%
10th Percentile £269 £369 £335
90th Percentile £667 £670 £858
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
North West median hourly rate - - £37.50
England median hourly rate £32.00 £14.09 £41.50
% change year-on-year +127.19% -66.06% +90.80%

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 4624 5727 6938
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 81.08% 83.79% 81.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2961 3686 4208
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £263 £255
90th Percentile £588 £556 £575
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 205 166 282
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%
10th Percentile £11.52 £11.79 £12.37
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £52.47
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 23 November 2017.

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 23 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
Cheshire +5 16 £488 -11.36%
Manchester -9 16 £313 -34.21%
Merseyside +10 7 £538 +3.37%
Lancashire - 4 £555 -
Supplier Management
England

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

1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 20 (44.44%) Project Management
3 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (31.11%) Migration
5 12 (26.67%) ITIL
5 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 10 (22.22%) Banking
7 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (17.78%) Service Management
8 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
9 7 (15.56%) Retail Banking
10 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
11 5 (11.11%) ITSM
11 5 (11.11%) Change Management
11 5 (11.11%) CRM
11 5 (11.11%) Contract Management
12 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
12 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
12 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
12 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
12 4 (8.89%) Degree
12 4 (8.89%) COBIT
12 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (8.89%) SLA
12 4 (8.89%) CISSP
12 4 (8.89%) CISM
13 3 (6.67%) Process Management
13 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
13 3 (6.67%) Management Information System

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 (2.22%) IBM Notes
1 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.44%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (2.22%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.22%) IaaS
2 1 (2.22%) Office 365
2 1 (2.22%) PaaS
2 1 (2.22%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) 2G
1 1 (2.22%) 3G
1 1 (2.22%) 4G
1 1 (2.22%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.22%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.22%) Ingres
1 1 (2.22%) MongoDB
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database 12c
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (2.22%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (55.56%) Finance
2 10 (22.22%) Banking
3 7 (15.56%) Retail Banking
4 3 (6.67%) Law
4 3 (6.67%) Manufacturing
4 3 (6.67%) Marketing
5 2 (4.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (2.22%) Billing
6 1 (2.22%) Retail
6 1 (2.22%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 8 (17.78%) IT Manager
3 5 (11.11%) Service Manager
4 4 (8.89%) Analyst
5 3 (6.67%) Agile Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Architect
5 3 (6.67%) CRM Manager
5 3 (6.67%) CRM Project Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
5 3 (6.67%) IT Security Manager
5 3 (6.67%) ITIL Manager
5 3 (6.67%) Security Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Digital Architect
6 2 (4.44%) Dynamics CRM Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) IT Services Manager
6 2 (4.44%) ITIL Service Manager
6 2 (4.44%) Lead Project Manager
6 2 (4.44%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.44%) CSS
1 2 (4.44%) HTML
1 2 (4.44%) Java EE
1 2 (4.44%) JSF
1 2 (4.44%) JSON
1 2 (4.44%) JSP
1 2 (4.44%) REST
1 2 (4.44%) Servlets
1 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.89%) Data Centre
3 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.67%) User Experience
4 2 (4.44%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.44%) PMI
4 2 (4.44%) Social Media
5 1 (2.22%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Android
1 2 (4.44%) Apple iOS
2 1 (2.22%) Windows
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 10
2 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (44.44%) Project Management
2 15 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (31.11%) Migration
4 12 (26.67%) ITIL
4 12 (26.67%) PRINCE2
5 9 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (17.78%) Service Management
7 6 (13.33%) Risk Management
8 5 (11.11%) Change Management
8 5 (11.11%) Contract Management
8 5 (11.11%) CRM
8 5 (11.11%) ITSM
9 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (8.89%) Programme Management
10 3 (6.67%) Business Analysis
10 3 (6.67%) Compliance Audit
10 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
10 3 (6.67%) Process Management
10 3 (6.67%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.67%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.44%) Java
2 1 (2.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) CISM
1 4 (8.89%) CISSP
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
1 4 (8.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.44%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.22%) CCDP
3 1 (2.22%) CCIE
3 1 (2.22%) CCNP
3 1 (2.22%) Chartered Engineer
3 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.89%) COBIT
1 4 (8.89%) SLA
2 3 (6.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (4.44%) PMO
4 1 (2.22%) GDPR
4 1 (2.22%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.22%) Cisco
2 1 (2.22%) Lotus
2 1 (2.22%) Mapinfo
2 1 (2.22%) Oracle