Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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.

Supplier Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 136 171 149
Rank change year-on-year +35 -22 -12
Contract jobs citing Supplier Management 42 41 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.87% 0.66% 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.05% 0.80% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 30 18
West Midlands median daily rate £475 £469 £419
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +11.94% +4.69%
10th Percentile £286 £346 £275
90th Percentile £575 £600 £500
England median daily rate £450 £438 £440
% change year-on-year +2.86% -0.57% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £21.50
England median hourly rate £32.00 £14.09 £41.50
% change year-on-year +127.19% -66.06% +90.80%

Supplier Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following 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 or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4015 5138 3901
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.92% 83.07% 78.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 2563 3080 2233
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £238
90th Percentile £550 £550 £531
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 138 178
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £18.20 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.40% -9.03% -
10th Percentile £11.75 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £40.00 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Supplier Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Supplier Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 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
Coventry +24 17 £419 -14.10%
Warwickshire -1 7 £500 +13.64%
Birmingham +8 6 £425 -6.34% 2
Staffordshire +12 1 £500 +53.73% 1
Supplier Management
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 14 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
3 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
4 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) Contract Management
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (14.29%) Migration
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
9 5 (11.90%) Change Management
9 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
10 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
10 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.52%) GDPR
10 4 (9.52%) SLA
10 4 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
10 4 (9.52%) Document Management
10 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
10 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
11 3 (7.14%) Programme Management
11 3 (7.14%) SMS
11 3 (7.14%) Oracle
11 3 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
11 3 (7.14%) Service Management
11 3 (7.14%) Line Management
11 3 (7.14%) Office 365
11 3 (7.14%) Data Extraction
11 3 (7.14%) Project Planning

Supplier Management
Co-occurring 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 1 (2.38%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.38%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) iTrent
1 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.14%) Office 365
2 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.38%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) SMS
2 2 (4.76%) LAN
2 2 (4.76%) VoIP
2 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 2 (4.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.38%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) Power BI
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (30.95%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 6 (14.29%) Service Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Business Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Data Manager
3 4 (9.52%) Delivery Manager
3 4 (9.52%) HR Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Data Migration Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Migration Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Programme Manager
4 3 (7.14%) Service Assurance Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Agile Delivery Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Applications Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Finance Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Finance Project Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Rollout Manager
5 2 (4.76%) Systems Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
6 1 (2.38%) Senior Delivery Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.52%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (4.76%) PMI
3 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.38%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.76%) Windows
1 2 (4.76%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (30.95%) Project Management
3 11 (26.19%) Risk Management
4 10 (23.81%) PRINCE2
5 9 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (19.05%) Contract Management
7 7 (16.67%) Risk Assessment
8 6 (14.29%) Migration
9 5 (11.90%) Change Management
9 5 (11.90%) Data Integration
9 5 (11.90%) ITIL
10 4 (9.52%) Capacity Management
10 4 (9.52%) Data Migration
10 4 (9.52%) Data Protection
10 4 (9.52%) Document Management
10 4 (9.52%) Service Delivery
11 3 (7.14%) Data Extraction
11 3 (7.14%) Line Management
11 3 (7.14%) Process Improvement
11 3 (7.14%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.76%) PMP
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.38%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) GDPR
1 4 (9.52%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (7.14%) Oracle
2 2 (4.76%) JD Edwards
2 2 (4.76%) Kronos
2 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
2 2 (4.76%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) ServiceNow
3 1 (2.38%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Microsoft