Period
to 21 July 2017

The median contractor rate for a Vendor Manager was £410 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 July 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.

Vendor Manager
UK
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 813 841 799
Rank change year-on-year +28 -42 +18
Contract jobs requiring a Vendor Manager 29 60 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.055% 0.064%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.057% 0.067%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 35 34
UK median daily rate £410 £500 £478
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.00% +4.55% +6.28%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £366
90th Percentile £558 £586 £593
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £475 £488
% change year-on-year -15.79% -2.56% +21.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
UK 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 90957 104552 107129
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.84% 95.02% 94.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 58966 68005 66246
UK median daily rate £427 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.47% +6.25% +1.01%
10th Percentile £263 £256 £233
90th Percentile £619 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2923 3123 4144
UK median hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.63% +8.57% +2.94%
10th Percentile £10.88 £10.50 £10.47
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.39 £44.93
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +11.76% +3.03%

Vendor Manager
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Vendor Manager in the UK

Vendor Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Vendor Manager in the UK

Vendor Manager
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Vendor Manager over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Vendor Manager in the UK

Vendor Manager
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Vendor Manager in the UK

Vendor Manager
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 Vendor Manager within the UK over the 6 months to 21 July 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
England +28 28 £400 -17.95% 4
UK excluding London +34 23 £400 -15.79% 4
South East +24 15 £400 -15.79% 1
London +9 6 £513 +1.49% 1
Midlands +12 4 £400 - 1
East Midlands -14 4 £400 -16.88%
East of England - 4 £400 - 1
North of England +60 2 £400 -27.27%
North West +30 2 £400 -27.27%
South West - 1 £350 -
Wales - 1 £420 -

Vendor Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, Vendor 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 Vendor Manager in the job title.

1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 10 (34.48%) Supplier Management
2 10 (34.48%) Contract Management
3 9 (31.03%) ITIL
4 8 (27.59%) SLA
4 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
5 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
6 5 (17.24%) Service Management
6 5 (17.24%) Legal
6 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (17.24%) Degree
7 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
7 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (10.34%) 3G
8 3 (10.34%) Project Management
8 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
8 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
8 3 (10.34%) Law
8 3 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
8 3 (10.34%) 4G
8 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (10.34%) Retail
8 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery Management
9 2 (6.90%) Hardware Maintenance
9 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
9 2 (6.90%) Banking
9 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management

Vendor 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 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (6.90%) SaaS
2 1 (3.45%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.34%) 3G
1 3 (10.34%) 4G
General
1 12 (41.38%) Finance
2 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.24%) Legal
4 3 (10.34%) Law
4 3 (10.34%) Retail
5 2 (6.90%) Banking
5 2 (6.90%) Marketing
5 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
6 1 (3.45%) Electronics
6 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Virtual Team
2 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
3 2 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Contract Management
1 10 (34.48%) Supplier Management
2 9 (31.03%) ITIL
3 8 (27.59%) Service Delivery
4 5 (17.24%) Service Management
4 5 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
6 3 (10.34%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (10.34%) Budgeting and Forecasting
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Service Delivery Management
7 2 (6.90%) Asset Management
7 2 (6.90%) Change Management
7 2 (6.90%) Digital Marketing
7 2 (6.90%) Hardware Maintenance
7 2 (6.90%) Matrix Organization
7 2 (6.90%) People Management
7 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
7 2 (6.90%) Wealth Management
8 1 (3.45%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) Degree
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (10.34%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (27.59%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.90%) FNZ
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
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