Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 138 152
Rank change year-on-year -16 +14 -9
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 34 43 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.67% 0.99% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.80% 1.18% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 27 16
Scotland median daily rate £425 £375 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.54% -8.53%
10th Percentile £320 £264 £273
90th Percentile £501 £500 £478
UK median daily rate £443 £438 £435
% change year-on-year +1.14% +0.57% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £32.00 £14.09 £41.50
% change year-on-year +127.19% -66.06% +84.44%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4249 3633 5027
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.19% 83.56% 82.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2422 2128 2624
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +2.91% +3.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 87 102
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in Scotland

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in Scotland

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in Scotland

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in Scotland

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 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
Edinburgh -21 20 £451 +12.81% 1
Glasgow -13 8 £363 -6.45% 3
Stirling +6 2 £408 -28.19%
West Lothian - 2 - -
Supplier Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (32.35%) Finance
3 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 7 (20.59%) Banking
4 6 (17.65%) ITSM
4 6 (17.65%) ITIL
4 6 (17.65%) Service Management
5 5 (14.71%) Project Management
5 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
6 4 (11.76%) COBIT
6 4 (11.76%) Migration
7 3 (8.82%) Information Security
7 3 (8.82%) Legal
7 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
7 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
8 2 (5.88%) Coaching
8 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
8 2 (5.88%) Performance Improvement
8 2 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
8 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
8 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (5.88%) Marketing
8 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 2 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.94%) Confluence
2 1 (2.94%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.94%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.94%) Office 365
1 1 (2.94%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) LAN
1 2 (5.88%) WAN
2 1 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (2.94%) Ethernet
2 1 (2.94%) Firewall
2 1 (2.94%) Skype
2 1 (2.94%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (2.94%) Telepresence
2 1 (2.94%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.94%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.94%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
General
1 11 (32.35%) Finance
2 7 (20.59%) Banking
3 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
4 3 (8.82%) Legal
5 2 (5.88%) Marketing
6 1 (2.94%) Billing
6 1 (2.94%) German Language
6 1 (2.94%) Retail
6 1 (2.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (41.18%) Project Manager
2 11 (32.35%) IT Manager
3 7 (20.59%) IT Services Manager
4 5 (14.71%) Service Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Senior Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Service Transition Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Supplier Manager
5 3 (8.82%) Transition Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Analyst
6 2 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Business Change Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) IT Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Network Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Security Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Senior Project Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Manager
6 2 (5.88%) Technical Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.94%) Freedom of Information
3 1 (2.94%) User Experience
3 1 (2.94%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (38.24%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (20.59%) PRINCE2
3 6 (17.65%) ITIL
3 6 (17.65%) ITSM
3 6 (17.65%) Service Management
4 5 (14.71%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (14.71%) Project Management
4 5 (14.71%) Service Delivery
5 4 (11.76%) Migration
6 3 (8.82%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (8.82%) Information Security
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) Coaching
7 2 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
7 2 (5.88%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Programme Management
7 2 (5.88%) Project Planning
7 2 (5.88%) Resource Management
7 2 (5.88%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (5.88%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.88%) CISM
1 2 (5.88%) CISSP
1 2 (5.88%) PMP
2 1 (2.94%) Degree
2 1 (2.94%) ECDL
2 1 (2.94%) PMI Certification
2 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.76%) COBIT
2 2 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.94%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.94%) PMO
3 1 (2.94%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.94%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.94%) Squid
1 1 (2.94%) UAG
Systems Management
1 1 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.94%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 3 (8.82%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.88%) Cisco
3 1 (2.94%) Atlassian
3 1 (2.94%) Avaya