The median contractor rate for a Supplier Manager was £450 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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.

Supplier Manager
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 573 616 611
Rank change year-on-year +43 -5  
Contract jobs requiring a Supplier Manager 28 28 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.061% 0.052% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.064% 0.055% 0.066%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 22 22
Median daily rate £450 £475 £485
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -2.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £403 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £595 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -12.63% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 43829 51011 53185
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.75% 94.87% 94.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28353 33254 33375
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £370
% change year-on-year - +8.10%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1353 1511 2053
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +6.06%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.00
% change year-on-year +0.14% +9.21%  

Supplier Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Supplier Manager in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Manager over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Manager in the UK

Supplier Manager
Top 24 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 24 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
England +55 28 £450 -5.26% 9
London +20 10 £488 +2.63%
South East +24 8 £416 -12.52% 4
Milton Keynes -13 7 £416 -12.42% 3
Buckinghamshire -17 7 £416 -12.42% 3
East of England - 7 £400 - 1
Bedfordshire - 5 £400 - 1
Northamptonshire +1 3 £400 -40.74%
East Midlands -4 3 £400 -40.74%
Cambridge - 3 £370 -
Luton - 3 £525 - 1
Cambridgeshire - 3 £370 -
Bedford - 2 £400 -
Kettering - 2 £400 -
North West - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 2
Manchester - 2 - -
Leeds - 2 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 2 £450 - 2
Hampshire +14 1 £300 -36.84%
Northampton - 1 - -
Hook - 1 £300 -
Rickmansworth - 1 £500 -
Hertfordshire - 1 £500 -

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, Supplier Manager contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring Supplier Manager in the job title.

1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 20 (51.28%) Supplier Management
3 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (28.21%) Contract Management
4 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
4 10 (25.64%) ITIL
4 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
5 9 (23.08%) Service Management
5 9 (23.08%) ITSM
6 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
6 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
6 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
6 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
6 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
6 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
6 8 (20.51%) Data Protection Act
6 8 (20.51%) ITIL V3
7 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
7 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
7 7 (17.95%) Project Management
8 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
8 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (12.82%) Hardware Maintenance
9 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
9 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
10 4 (10.26%) Legal
10 4 (10.26%) Change Management
11 3 (7.69%) B2C

Supplier Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 8 (20.51%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (17.95%) MS Visio
3 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.56%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) Radio Access Network
General
1 23 (58.97%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Telecoms
3 4 (10.26%) Legal
4 3 (7.69%) Retail
5 2 (5.13%) Banking
5 2 (5.13%) Electronics
5 2 (5.13%) Manufacturing
5 2 (5.13%) Marketing
6 1 (2.56%) Advertising
6 1 (2.56%) Automotive
6 1 (2.56%) German Language
6 1 (2.56%) Law
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (20.51%) Data Protection Act
2 8 (20.51%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Supplier Management
2 11 (28.21%) Contract Management
3 10 (25.64%) ITIL
3 10 (25.64%) Service Delivery
4 9 (23.08%) ITSM
4 9 (23.08%) Service Management
5 8 (20.51%) Data Protection
5 8 (20.51%) Information Assurance
5 8 (20.51%) ITIL V3
6 7 (17.95%) Performance Management
6 7 (17.95%) Project Management
6 7 (17.95%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (15.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (12.82%) Hardware Maintenance
9 4 (10.26%) Change Management
10 3 (7.69%) B2C
10 3 (7.69%) Performance Metrics
11 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
11 2 (5.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 2 (5.13%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (25.64%) Security Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) DV Cleared
2 8 (20.51%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.51%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 2 (5.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (2.56%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 2 (5.13%) SAP
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