Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 172 195
Rank change year-on-year -20 +23 -17
Contract jobs citing Supplier Relationship Management 10 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.20% 0.26% 0.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 8
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.43% -12.50% -4.48%
10th Percentile £273 £316 £309
90th Percentile £442 £375 £574
England median daily rate £425 £416 £475
% change year-on-year +2.16% -12.42% +7.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate £37.50 - -
England median hourly rate £37.50 - £22.50

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 4,292 3,896 5,239
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.04% 84.11% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,574 2,478 3,112
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 135 140
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.74
90th Percentile £32.63 £53.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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
Warwickshire +10 3 £425 -
Coventry -12 2 - - 1
Worcestershire - 2 - -
Solihull - 1 £438 -
Supplier Relationship Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 5 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) Internet
4 2 (20.00%) TickIT
4 2 (20.00%) CMMI
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
4 2 (20.00%) eTOM
5 1 (10.00%) Degree
5 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (10.00%) Integration Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
5 1 (10.00%) Finance
5 1 (10.00%) Automotive
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Military
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) SAP MM

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 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) SAP MM
1 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (20.00%) Internet
2 1 (10.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (10.00%) Automotive
1 1 (10.00%) Finance
1 1 (10.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior IT Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Supplier Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Engineering Manager
3 1 (10.00%) Product Manager
3 1 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP MM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Vendor Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Contract Management
2 4 (40.00%) Change Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) People Management
3 3 (30.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 2 (20.00%) CMMI
4 2 (20.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (20.00%) eTOM
4 2 (20.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (10.00%) CAD
5 1 (10.00%) CAE
5 1 (10.00%) Data Management
5 1 (10.00%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Management
5 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (10.00%) Software Licensing
5 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (10.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 1 (10.00%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) TickIT
Vendors
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (10.00%) SAP