The first table below looks at the demand for Stakeholder Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stakeholder Management over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Chester 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Management
Rank 16 6 8
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +2
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 27 20 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 10.55% 13.25% 10.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.62% 17.86% 21.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 3
Average daily rate £288 £376 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.45% -11.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +42.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
214 112 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 83.59% 74.17% 48.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 28 14
Average daily rate £350 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £470 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 14 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £45.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% +221.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Stakeholder Management
Cheshire

Stakeholder Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Stakeholder Management Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Stakeholder Management
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Stakeholder Management Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Stakeholder Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management across the Chester region.

Stakeholder Management Hourly Rate Trend in Chester

Stakeholder Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Stakeholder Management 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 Management.

1 16 (27.12%) Project Management
2 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
3 13 (22.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 12 (20.34%) Migration
5 10 (16.95%) SAP
6 9 (15.25%) ITIL
6 9 (15.25%) Change Management
6 9 (15.25%) Project Planning
7 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (13.56%) Local Government
7 8 (13.56%) ERP
8 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
9 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
9 6 (10.17%) Windows
9 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
9 6 (10.17%) Time Management
10 5 (8.47%) Requirements Management
10 5 (8.47%) User Stories
10 5 (8.47%) Finance
10 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
10 5 (8.47%) WAN
10 5 (8.47%) Internet
11 4 (6.78%) LAN
11 4 (6.78%) Mingle
11 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
11 4 (6.78%) QA
12 3 (5.08%) Degree
12 3 (5.08%) AIX
12 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
12 3 (5.08%) BMC

Stakeholder Management
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Chester region citing Stakeholder Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.39%) IIS
2 1 (1.69%) Lync
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 6 (10.17%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.78%) Mingle
3 2 (3.39%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.39%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.69%) SAP PLM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.47%) WAN
1 5 (8.47%) Internet
2 4 (6.78%) LAN
3 2 (3.39%) DHCP
3 2 (3.39%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.39%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) MS Access
General
1 8 (13.56%) Local Government
2 5 (8.47%) Finance
3 2 (3.39%) Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.69%) Legal
4 1 (1.69%) Retail
4 1 (1.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (57.63%) Project Manager
2 15 (25.42%) Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Business Analyst
3 10 (16.95%) Programme Manager
4 9 (15.25%) Infrastructure Manager
5 8 (13.56%) ERP Manager
5 8 (13.56%) Senior Manager
6 7 (11.86%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 6 (10.17%) IT Project Manager
8 5 (8.47%) ICT Project Manager
8 5 (8.47%) Senior Project Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Programme Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Change Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.08%) Senior Infrastructure Project Manager
10 2 (3.39%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
11 1 (1.69%) Change Project Manager
11 1 (1.69%) Transformation Project Manager
11 1 (1.69%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
11 1 (1.69%) Assistant Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.47%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.69%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.69%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (1.69%) PMI
2 1 (1.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (1.69%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.17%) Windows
2 4 (6.78%) Windows 7
3 3 (5.08%) AIX
4 1 (1.69%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) Project Management
2 15 (25.42%) PRINCE2
3 12 (20.34%) Migration
4 9 (15.25%) ITIL
4 9 (15.25%) Change Management
4 9 (15.25%) Project Planning
5 8 (13.56%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (13.56%) ERP
6 7 (11.86%) E-Commerce
7 6 (10.17%) Programme Management
7 6 (10.17%) Time Management
8 5 (8.47%) Requirements Management
8 5 (8.47%) User Stories
9 3 (5.08%) Quality Management
9 3 (5.08%) Data Analysis
10 2 (3.39%) UML
10 2 (3.39%) Web Development
10 2 (3.39%) Change Control
11 1 (1.69%) WAN Optimisation
11 1 (1.69%) Mobile Device Management
Qualifications
1 13 (22.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (5.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.78%) QA
2 1 (1.69%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (3.39%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Workstation
1 2 (3.39%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.39%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.39%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 10 (16.95%) SAP
2 3 (5.08%) BMC
2 3 (5.08%) Microsoft
3 2 (3.39%) VMware
3 2 (3.39%) Oracle
4 1 (1.69%) Remedy