Period
to 16 October 2018

The median contractor rate for a Procurement Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies in the South West during the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

Procurement Manager
England > South West
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 211 196 214
Rank change year-on-year -15 +18 -8
Contract jobs requiring a Procurement Manager 10 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.17% 0.11% 0.069%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.073%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 3
South West median daily rate £450 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +24.14% -9.38% +1.59%
10th Percentile £433 £249 £260
90th Percentile £468 £468 £425
England median daily rate £470 £500 £450
% change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South West median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
South West
Contract vacancies in the South West with a recognized job title 5,738 5,248 5,500
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.89% 95.28% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,529 3,272 3,547
South West median daily rate £418 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% - -
10th Percentile £250 £213 £215
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 295 243 329
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £34.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.11% +26.36% +8.37%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.75 £49.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £18.35 £18.70 £18.50
% change year-on-year -1.87% +1.08% +4.11%

Procurement Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

Job postings that featured Procurement Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South West.

Job vacancy trend for Procurement Manager in the South West

Procurement Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Procurement Manager in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Procurement Manager in the South West

Procurement Manager
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Procurement Manager within the South West region over the 6 months to 16 October 2018. 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
Wiltshire - 5 £450 -
Devon +6 1 - - 1
Bristol -14 1 £450 -2.17% 2
Procurement Manager
England

Procurement Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, Procurement Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South West region featuring Procurement Manager in the job title.

1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (70.00%) Product Management
2 7 (70.00%) Case Management
2 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
2 7 (70.00%) SMS
2 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
2 7 (70.00%) Finance
3 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 6 (60.00%) Scrum
3 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
4 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
6 2 (20.00%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (20.00%) Contract Management
7 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (10.00%) Project Management
7 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
7 1 (10.00%) Logistics
7 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
7 1 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
7 1 (10.00%) Indirect Procurement
7 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
7 1 (10.00%) NsoIT

Procurement Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South 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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (70.00%) SMS
General
1 7 (70.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (70.00%) Case Management
1 7 (70.00%) PRINCE2
1 7 (70.00%) Product Management
1 7 (70.00%) Service Delivery
1 7 (70.00%) Service Management
2 6 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (60.00%) Scrum
2 6 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (60.00%) Waterfall
3 5 (50.00%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) Contract Management
5 1 (10.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Decision-Making
5 1 (10.00%) Indirect Procurement
5 1 (10.00%) Logistics
5 1 (10.00%) NsoIT
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 1 (10.00%) Performance Measurement
5 1 (10.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 8 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Single Sign-On