The first table below looks at the demand for Stakeholder Engagement skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 46 28 42
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +14
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.18% 0.84% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.46% 1.33% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Average daily rate
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£406 £450 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.72% +143.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 - £77.75
Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
412 150 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 80.94% 62.76% 74.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 278 73 144
Average daily rate £425 £365 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.43% -2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £297 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £550 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 10
Average hourly rate £26.00 £16.25 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -61.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £14.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £22.50 £190.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Stakeholder Engagement
East of England

Stakeholder Engagement
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stakeholder Engagement Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the Bedfordshire region.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -18 2 £400 -11.11%
Stakeholder Engagement
East of England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Stakeholder Engagement also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Stakeholder Engagement.

1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Citrix
3 3 (23.08%) Agresso
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle General Ledger
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
4 2 (15.38%) Android
4 2 (15.38%) SQL
4 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 2 (15.38%) Retail
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
4 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Stakeholder Engagement also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Stakeholder Engagement. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (23.08%) Agresso
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle General Ledger
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Receivables
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) MPLS
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
1 1 (7.69%) VoIP
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) General Ledger
3 1 (7.69%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Analyst
3 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Business Manager
4 2 (15.38%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Head of IT
5 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Accountant
5 1 (7.69%) Head of Operations
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Enterprise Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Service Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Architect
5 1 (7.69%) PMO Lead
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Java EE
1 1 (7.69%) Application Packaging
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
1 2 (15.38%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
2 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) PRINCE2
2 4 (30.77%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Scrum
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Data Migration
3 3 (23.08%) Waterfall
3 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE
4 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (7.69%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
1 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) PMI Certification
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) SAP
2 3 (23.08%) Citrix
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 2 (15.38%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft