The median contractor rate for a Supply Chain Consultant was £575 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supply Chain Consultant
UK
Rank 578 615 600
Rank change year-on-year +37 -15  
Contract jobs requiring a Supply Chain Consultant 8 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.018% 0.028% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.019% 0.030% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 7
Median daily rate £575 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% +5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £505 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £845 £745 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £575 £663 £388
% change year-on-year -13.20% +70.96%  
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 42134 50253 49507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.85% 95.17% 94.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 27277 32490 29886
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £591 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1476 1587 1956
Median hourly rate £18.00 £18.70 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.74% +6.85%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.25 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

Supply Chain Consultant
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Supply Chain Consultant in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Supply Chain Consultant in the UK

Supply Chain Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Supply Chain Consultant.

Contractor daily rate trend for Supply Chain Consultant in the UK

Supply Chain Consultant
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supply Chain Consultant over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supply Chain Consultant in the UK

Supply Chain Consultant
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supply Chain Consultant within the UK over the 3 months to 22 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
England +40 5 £575 +12.19% 2
South East +12 3 £691 -
Berkshire +15 1 £950 -
Oxfordshire -4 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 £550 -
North West - 1 £600 -
Derby - 1 £550 -
Oxford - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £550 -
Manchester - 1 £600 -
Middlesex - 1 £433 -

Supply Chain Consultant Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 March 2017, Supply Chain Consultant 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 Supply Chain Consultant in the job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 9 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (33.33%) SAP
4 7 (29.17%) Finance
4 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
5 6 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (20.83%) Oracle Receivables
7 4 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
8 3 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
8 3 (12.50%) E-business
8 3 (12.50%) ERP
8 3 (12.50%) SAP MM
9 2 (8.33%) Oracle SCM
9 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
9 2 (8.33%) Demantra
10 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (4.17%) SAP GTS
10 1 (4.17%) Order to Cash
10 1 (4.17%) Record to Report
10 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
10 1 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
10 1 (4.17%) Data Conversion
10 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
10 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
10 1 (4.17%) FMCG
10 1 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger

Supply Chain Consultant Skill Set
Top Related 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:

Business Applications
1 9 (37.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Payables
2 5 (20.83%) Oracle Receivables
3 4 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
4 3 (12.50%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (12.50%) SAP MM
5 2 (8.33%) Demantra
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle SCM
6 1 (4.17%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle 11i
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (4.17%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (4.17%) SAP GTS
6 1 (4.17%) SAP Retail
6 1 (4.17%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (4.17%) SAP SCM
6 1 (4.17%) SAP WM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SAP HANA
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Discoverer
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Reports
General
1 7 (29.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) German Language
2 1 (4.17%) Italian Language
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (4.17%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (4.17%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Test Scripting
2 6 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 4 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 3 (12.50%) E-business
4 3 (12.50%) ERP
5 1 (4.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.17%) Data Conversion
5 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.17%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Order to Cash
5 1 (4.17%) Record to Report
5 1 (4.17%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (4.17%) TOGAF
5 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
1 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Oracle
2 8 (33.33%) SAP