The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 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 30 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
East Midlands / Northamptonshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 39 48
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 8 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 2.09% 0.53% 0.41%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 0.62% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 0
Median daily rate £380 £275 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.18% -  
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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 301 322 404
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire 78.59% 85.87% 81.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 250 262
Median daily rate £415 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% -4.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 11
Median hourly rate £18.50 £13.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.30% -31.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £11.00 £9.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £35.00 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -5.92% +26.66%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 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 Northamptonshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Northamptonshire

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in Northamptonshire

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

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 Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Northampton +1 4 £380 +52.00%
Kettering - 3 - -
Supplier Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (33.33%) Office 365
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) PMO
3 3 (33.33%) MS Office
3 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
4 2 (22.22%) Change Management
5 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
5 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
5 1 (11.11%) SLA
5 1 (11.11%) Banking
5 1 (11.11%) Retail
5 1 (11.11%) QA

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 3 (33.33%) MS Office
1 3 (33.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (33.33%) Office 365
General
1 1 (11.11%) Banking
1 1 (11.11%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Project Manager
2 4 (44.44%) Supplier Manager
3 3 (33.33%) IT Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Manager
3 3 (33.33%) Technical Project Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Deployment Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Deployment Project Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Governance Manager
4 2 (22.22%) IT Governance Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (22.22%) Project Office Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Applications Project Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Engagement Manager
5 1 (11.11%) Implementation Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (88.89%) Project Management
2 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (22.22%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) PMO
2 1 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft