The median contractor rate for a Supply Chain Manager was £463 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 25 April 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.

Supply Chain Manager
UK
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 578 624 629
Rank change year-on-year +46 +5  
Contract jobs requiring a Supply Chain Manager 26 29 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.056% 0.052% 0.033%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.059% 0.055% 0.035%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 21 14
Median daily rate £463 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.77% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £400 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £620 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -5.55% +28.57%  
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 43833 53144 53796
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.56% 95.10% 94.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 28465 34660 32613
Median daily rate £430 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.17% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1448 1545 2147
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.13% +2.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £16.60
% change year-on-year -2.77% +8.43%  

Supply Chain Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Supply Chain Manager in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supply Chain Manager in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supply Chain Manager over the 3 months to 25 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supply Chain Manager in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supply Chain Manager in the UK

Supply Chain Manager
Top 17 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 Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 April 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 +33 23 £463 +2.77% 2
South East +31 11 £398 -6.47% 1
Berkshire +28 5 £395 -21.00% 1
London +27 5 £481 -3.75%
Yorkshire - 4 £500 -
Southampton - 4 - -
West Yorkshire - 4 £500 -
Hampshire - 4 - -
West Midlands +18 3 £400 -11.11%
Oxfordshire - 2 £550 -
Bradford - 2 £475 -
Leeds - 2 £538 -
Reading +21 1 £550 +7.31%
City of London +11 1 £438 -28.27%
Oxford - 1 £400 -
Solihull - 1 - -
Wolverhampton - 1 £400 -

Supply Chain Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, Supply Chain 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 Supply Chain Manager in the job title.

1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
1 17 (41.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (31.71%) Logistics
3 12 (29.27%) SAP
4 10 (24.39%) ERP
4 10 (24.39%) Finance
5 9 (21.95%) Supply Chain Management
5 9 (21.95%) Retail
6 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
7 7 (17.07%) FMCG
8 6 (14.63%) Oracle
8 6 (14.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) Portfolio Management
10 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
10 4 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (9.76%) SAP APO
11 3 (7.32%) PMP
11 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
11 3 (7.32%) SAP SCM
11 3 (7.32%) Back Office
11 3 (7.32%) Demand Management
12 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
12 2 (4.88%) SaaS
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle General Ledger
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle ASCP
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payables

Supply Chain 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SAP APO
2 3 (7.32%) SAP SCM
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle ASCP
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (2.44%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.88%) SaaS
2 1 (2.44%) IaaS
2 1 (2.44%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) DECT
1 1 (2.44%) MPLS
1 1 (2.44%) VPN
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.44%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (24.39%) Finance
2 9 (21.95%) Retail
3 6 (14.63%) Pharmaceutical
4 3 (7.32%) Back Office
5 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
6 1 (2.44%) Electronics
6 1 (2.44%) Legal
6 1 (2.44%) Marketing
6 1 (2.44%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) FMCG
2 1 (2.44%) CCTV
2 1 (2.44%) User Experience
2 1 (2.44%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.44%) Linux
1 1 (2.44%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (41.46%) Project Management
1 17 (41.46%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (31.71%) Logistics
3 10 (24.39%) ERP
4 9 (21.95%) Supply Chain Management
5 8 (19.51%) PRINCE2
6 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.20%) Portfolio Management
7 4 (9.76%) Matrix Organization
7 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
8 3 (7.32%) Demand Management
8 3 (7.32%) Supplier Management
9 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.88%) Migration
9 2 (4.88%) Programme Management
9 2 (4.88%) Scrum
9 2 (4.88%) SOA
9 2 (4.88%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.88%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.44%) E-business
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.44%) C
1 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) PMP
2 1 (2.44%) Degree
2 1 (2.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) PMO
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) SAP
2 6 (14.63%) Oracle
3 2 (4.88%) JDA
4 1 (2.44%) JD Edwards
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.44%) VMware