The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West with a requirement for Supply Chain Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Supply Chain Management over the 3 months to 26 June 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.

Supply Chain Management
England / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 138 164 149
Rank change year-on-year +26 -15  
Contract jobs citing Supply Chain Management 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.14% 0.027% 0.027%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 0.032% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £475 £675 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.62% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £395 £400
% change year-on-year +32.91% -1.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £35.00 - £15.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - £15.98

Supply Chain 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 North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2385 3083 2903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.90% 82.19% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1409 1941 1709
Median daily rate £410 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 77 125
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.75% -13.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £54.67
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Supply Chain Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West citing Supply Chain Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Supply Chain Management in the North West

Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Supply Chain Management in the North West

Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Management in the North West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supply Chain Management in the North West

Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Manchester +13 1 - -
Cheshire - 1 £475 -
Cumbria - 1 - -
Supply Chain Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Management.

1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) FMCG
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Expense Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) GDPR
2 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (20.00%) SAP

Supply Chain 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle SCM
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Banking Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Oracle Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Transformation Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Transformation Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) FMCG
1 1 (20.00%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Project Management
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Change Control
2 1 (20.00%) Change Management
2 1 (20.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Expense Management
2 1 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
2 1 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (20.00%) Quality Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) Work Breakdown Structure
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) GDPR
1 1 (20.00%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Baan
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle
1 1 (20.00%) SAP