Period
to 15 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for Supplier Relationship Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Supplier Relationship Management over the 6 months to 15 August 2018 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 Relationship Management (SRM)
England > West Midlands
6 months to
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 182 159 198
Rank change year-on-year -23 +39 -31
Contract jobs citing Supplier Relationship Management 11 8 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.22% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 10
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.77% -10.34% -14.71%
10th Percentile £253 £313 £275
90th Percentile £443 £338 £495
England median daily rate £425 £425 £463
% change year-on-year - -8.11% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 - £25.00

Supplier Relationship 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 4,233 3,596 5,093
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.47% 83.36% 83.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,538 2,276 2,975
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £264 £250 £239
90th Percentile £575 £550 £542
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 199 122 122
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £20.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +25.00% -28.89%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.88 £10.73
90th Percentile £35.00 £52.40 £39.45
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.48 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.43% -0.09% +8.60%

Supplier Relationship Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Supplier Relationship Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Relationship 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 Relationship Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor daily rate trend for Supplier Relationship Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Relationship Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Supplier Relationship Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Supplier Relationship Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Relationship 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 Relationship Management in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Supplier Relationship Management in the West Midlands

Supplier Relationship 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 Relationship Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 15 August 2018. 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
Birmingham - 3 £425 - 2
Coventry -16 2 - - 1
Worcestershire - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire +3 1 - -
Solihull - 1 £438 -
Supplier Relationship Management
England

For the 6 months to 15 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Supplier Relationship Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Supplier Relationship Management.

1 6 (54.55%) Contract Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) People Management
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) Break/Fix
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) SAP SRM
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) SMS
4 1 (9.09%) IBM
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) SAP MM
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) CAE
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
4 1 (9.09%) QA
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt

Supplier Relationship 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:

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) SAP SRM
2 1 (9.09%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) SMS
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Automotive
2 1 (9.09%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) SAP SRM Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Senior Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Author
3 1 (9.09%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Product Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Author
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Driving Licence
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Contract Management
2 3 (27.27%) People Management
2 3 (27.27%) Performance Management
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Break/Fix
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (18.18%) GAP Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Integration Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Prototyping
3 2 (18.18%) Supplier Management
3 2 (18.18%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) CAD
4 1 (9.09%) Commercial Awareness
4 1 (9.09%) Portfolio Management
4 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma
4 1 (9.09%) Software Licensing
4 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
4 1 (9.09%) Strategic Thinking
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (9.09%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) IBM
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft