The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Supplier Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Supplier Management over the 3 months to 25 March 2017 with a comparison to the 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Supplier Management
England / West Midlands
Rank 92 87 105
Rank change year-on-year -5 +18  
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 26 43 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 1.13% 1.60% 0.67%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.41% 1.94% 0.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 32 11
Median daily rate £438 £463 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.40% +13.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £359 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £625 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £442 £400
% change year-on-year -3.73% +10.37%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £68.95 £24.00 £22.85
% change year-on-year +187.29% +5.03%  

Supplier Management is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1844 2222 1903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 80.07% 82.45% 75.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1185 1221 1087
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 45 109
Median hourly rate £24.50 £18.25 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.24% -39.16%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.73 £13.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £37.50 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Supplier Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Management in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Supplier Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Warwickshire -1 5 £413 +10.00% 2
Birmingham -2 5 £325 -27.77% 1
Staffordshire +5 4 £450 +0.55% 1
Coventry 0 3 £550 +23.59%
Solihull -8 1 £338 -46.00%
Supplier Management
England

Supplier Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Supplier Management.

1 30 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (37.04%) Project Management
3 18 (33.33%) Change Management
4 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
5 13 (24.07%) ITIL
5 13 (24.07%) Line Management
6 12 (22.22%) Finance
7 11 (20.37%) Coaching
8 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
9 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
9 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 7 (12.96%) Service Management
10 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
10 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
10 7 (12.96%) Degree
10 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
11 6 (11.11%) DevOps
11 6 (11.11%) Release Management
12 5 (9.26%) FMCG
12 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
12 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
13 4 (7.41%) Contract Management
13 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (7.41%) SQL
13 4 (7.41%) Oracle
13 4 (7.41%) MS Project
14 3 (5.56%) Local Government
14 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
14 3 (5.56%) LAN

Supplier Management
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (12.96%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.41%) MS Project
3 2 (3.70%) MS Office
4 1 (1.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.85%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.85%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.26%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (5.56%) Office 365
3 2 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.85%) IaaS
4 1 (1.85%) PaaS
4 1 (1.85%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.56%) LAN
1 3 (5.56%) WAN
2 2 (3.70%) Skype
3 1 (1.85%) Firewall
3 1 (1.85%) Network Security
3 1 (1.85%) VPN
General
1 12 (22.22%) Finance
2 9 (16.67%) Manufacturing
3 3 (5.56%) Local Government
4 1 (1.85%) Advertising
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Legal
4 1 (1.85%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.19%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.81%) IT Manager
3 7 (12.96%) Procurement Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Category Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Service Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Applications Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Infrastructure Project Manager
5 4 (7.41%) Procurement Specialist
6 3 (5.56%) Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) IT Procurement Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Business Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Business Project Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Digital Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Head of IT
7 2 (3.70%) Network Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Delivery Manager
7 2 (3.70%) Portfolio Manager
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Data Centre
2 5 (9.26%) FMCG
3 2 (3.70%) PMI
4 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.85%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.85%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (55.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 20 (37.04%) Project Management
3 18 (33.33%) Change Management
4 16 (29.63%) PRINCE2
5 13 (24.07%) ITIL
5 13 (24.07%) Line Management
6 11 (20.37%) Coaching
7 10 (18.52%) Mentoring
8 9 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 7 (12.96%) Service Management
10 6 (11.11%) DevOps
10 6 (11.11%) Release Management
11 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
12 4 (7.41%) Contract Management
12 4 (7.41%) Disaster Recovery
13 3 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
13 3 (5.56%) Migration
13 3 (5.56%) Programme Management
14 2 (3.70%) Configuration Management
14 2 (3.70%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.41%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 7 (12.96%) Degree
3 3 (5.56%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.70%) PMP
4 2 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (1.85%) CCNA
5 1 (1.85%) CCNP
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.85%) PMI Certification
5 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.85%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle
3 2 (3.70%) CheckPoint
3 2 (3.70%) Cisco
3 2 (3.70%) SAP
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