Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 251 239
Rank change year-on-year +18 -12 -7
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 145 131 151
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.78% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.04% 0.95% 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 98 92
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +7.26% -1.55%
10th Percentile £359 £319 £278
90th Percentile £515 £588 £538
England median daily rate £450 £438 £440
% change year-on-year +2.86% -0.57% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
South East median hourly rate - £9.00 -
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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13929 13803 15455
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.71% 82.56% 80.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 8358 8333 9223
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 463 548 603
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £27.00 £26.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.81% +1.50% +52.00%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.82 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £52.25 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in the South East

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in the South East

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in the South East

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in the South East

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East 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
Thames Valley -26 56 £450 +5.88% 2
Hampshire +15 36 £475 +8.57% 3
Buckinghamshire -23 26 £450 +7.14% 2
Berkshire -5 24 £460 +15.00%
West Sussex +10 23 £450 +11.80% 1
Surrey -14 15 £365 -15.36% 1
Oxfordshire -1 6 £425 -10.53%
Middlesex +10 5 £370 -11.64%
Sussex +2 5 £450 -10.00%
Kent -15 3 £425 +88.89%
East Sussex 0 1 £425 +5.59%
Home Counties - 1 £650 -
Supplier Management
England

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 South East region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 54 (37.24%) Finance
2 45 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (25.52%) Project Management
4 30 (20.69%) PRINCE2
5 26 (17.93%) Service Delivery
5 26 (17.93%) Contract Management
6 24 (16.55%) Management Information System
6 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
7 22 (15.17%) ITIL
8 19 (13.10%) PMP
8 19 (13.10%) PMI Certification
8 19 (13.10%) Telecoms
8 19 (13.10%) Change Management
9 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
9 17 (11.72%) Project Planning
9 17 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
10 16 (11.03%) Project Governance
11 15 (10.34%) Resource Management
11 15 (10.34%) SLA
12 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Office
12 14 (9.66%) Change Control
12 14 (9.66%) Matrix Organization
13 13 (8.97%) PMO
14 12 (8.28%) Microsoft Project
14 12 (8.28%) Service Management
14 12 (8.28%) Degree
15 11 (7.59%) QA
15 11 (7.59%) Migration
15 11 (7.59%) SAP
15 11 (7.59%) Process Improvement

Supplier Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 (1.38%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 2 (1.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.69%) CMS
2 1 (0.69%) Confluence
2 1 (0.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft Office
2 12 (8.28%) Microsoft Project
3 9 (6.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.69%) Eloqua
2 1 (0.69%) NetSuite
2 1 (0.69%) ResourceLink
2 1 (0.69%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.45%) SaaS
2 4 (2.76%) Office 365
3 2 (1.38%) IaaS
3 2 (1.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.38%) PaaS
4 1 (0.69%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
4 1 (0.69%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.76%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (2.07%) Firewall
3 2 (1.38%) SAN
4 1 (0.69%) Broadband
4 1 (0.69%) CTI
4 1 (0.69%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.14%) Power BI
2 5 (3.45%) Spotfire
3 3 (2.07%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.38%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 2 (1.38%) JIRA
General
1 54 (37.24%) Finance
2 19 (13.10%) Telecoms
3 10 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 8 (5.52%) Marketing
4 8 (5.52%) Retail
5 7 (4.83%) Law
5 7 (4.83%) Legal
6 4 (2.76%) Electronics
7 2 (1.38%) Automotive
7 2 (1.38%) French Language
7 2 (1.38%) German Language
8 1 (0.69%) Back Office
8 1 (0.69%) Banking
8 1 (0.69%) Local Government
8 1 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.69%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 57 (39.31%) Project Manager
2 29 (20.00%) IT Manager
3 12 (8.28%) IT Project Manager
4 11 (7.59%) Analyst
4 11 (7.59%) Contracts Manager
5 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Manager
5 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 10 (6.90%) IT Services Manager
5 10 (6.90%) Senior Manager
6 9 (6.21%) Senior Project Manager
6 9 (6.21%) Supplier Manager
7 8 (5.52%) Service Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Architect
8 7 (4.83%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Procurement Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Security Manager
8 7 (4.83%) Security Project Manager
9 6 (4.14%) IT Analyst
9 6 (4.14%) IT Procurement Manager
9 6 (4.14%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.76%) .NET
2 2 (1.38%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.69%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.55%) Management Information System
2 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.21%) User Experience
3 6 (4.14%) Virtual Team
4 4 (2.76%) CCTV
4 4 (2.76%) CMDB
4 4 (2.76%) Data Centre
4 4 (2.76%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (1.38%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.69%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.69%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.69%) FMCG
6 1 (0.69%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.38%) Android
1 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (1.38%) Linux
1 2 (1.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (1.38%) Solaris
1 2 (1.38%) Unix
1 2 (1.38%) Windows
2 1 (0.69%) Windows 10
2 1 (0.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (31.03%) Stakeholder Management
2 37 (25.52%) Project Management
3 30 (20.69%) PRINCE2
4 26 (17.93%) Contract Management
4 26 (17.93%) Service Delivery
5 24 (16.55%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (15.17%) ITIL
7 19 (13.10%) Change Management
8 17 (11.72%) Continuous Improvement
8 17 (11.72%) Project Planning
9 16 (11.03%) Project Governance
10 15 (10.34%) Resource Management
11 14 (9.66%) Change Control
11 14 (9.66%) Matrix Organization
12 12 (8.28%) Service Management
13 11 (7.59%) ITIL V3
13 11 (7.59%) Migration
13 11 (7.59%) Process Improvement
14 10 (6.90%) Facilities Management
15 8 (5.52%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.38%) PHP
2 1 (0.69%) C
2 1 (0.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) PMI Certification
1 19 (13.10%) PMP
2 12 (8.28%) Degree
3 10 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 9 (6.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.14%) SC Cleared
6 4 (2.76%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (2.07%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.69%) CISM
8 1 (0.69%) CISSP
8 1 (0.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.69%) CRISC
8 1 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (10.34%) SLA
2 13 (8.97%) PMO
3 11 (7.59%) QA
4 7 (4.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 5 (3.45%) GDPR
6 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (1.38%) ISO 22301
8 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.38%) KVM
1 2 (1.38%) ProxySG
1 2 (1.38%) Sendmail
1 2 (1.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (2.76%) Netcool
Vendors
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft
2 11 (7.59%) SAP
3 9 (6.21%) Cisco
3 9 (6.21%) Salesforce.com
4 6 (4.14%) Ariba
4 6 (4.14%) Tableau
5 5 (3.45%) Oracle
5 5 (3.45%) Remedy
5 5 (3.45%) ServiceNow
6 4 (2.76%) BMC
6 4 (2.76%) Verint
7 3 (2.07%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.38%) Adobe
8 2 (1.38%) Demandware
8 2 (1.38%) Juniper
8 2 (1.38%) McAfee
8 2 (1.38%) Motorola
8 2 (1.38%) Palo Alto
8 2 (1.38%) Proofpoint
8 2 (1.38%) VMware