The table below looks at the statistics for Stakeholder Engagement skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 109 108 108
Rank change year-on-year
-1 0
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 49 33 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.29% 1.01% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 1.32% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 16 11
Average daily rate £515 £345 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+49.27% +6.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £433 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.51% +8.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Average hourly rate £32.99 £43.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.58% +150.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.27 £32.26 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.42% +51.81%
Stakeholder Engagement
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3059 2504 2089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 80.71% 76.55% 74.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1876 1471 1065
Average daily rate £400 £388 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +6.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 119 100 111
Average hourly rate £38.00 £32.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.92% -1.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £49.50 £46.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

Stakeholder Engagement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Stakeholder Engagement Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Stakeholder Engagement Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Stakeholder Engagement Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Manchester -4 26 £513 +28.12% 6
Cheshire -3 8 £350 +27.27% 2
Merseyside +1 7 £650 -10.34%
Lancashire +3 6 £525 +61.53% 2
Stakeholder Engagement
England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 39 (36.79%) Finance
2 33 (31.13%) Project Management
3 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (16.98%) Business Analysis
5 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
6 11 (10.38%) Banking
7 10 (9.43%) Retail
7 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
8 9 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
8 9 (8.49%) Process Improvement
8 9 (8.49%) Change Control
9 8 (7.55%) Web Services
10 7 (6.60%) SAP
10 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
10 7 (6.60%) Law
10 7 (6.60%) Legal
10 7 (6.60%) Change Management
10 7 (6.60%) Agile Project Management
10 7 (6.60%) Open Source
10 7 (6.60%) Waterfall
11 6 (5.66%) Data Protection
11 6 (5.66%) Data Analysis
11 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
11 6 (5.66%) MS Project
11 6 (5.66%) MS Office
11 6 (5.66%) CRM
12 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
12 5 (4.72%) Python
12 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
12 5 (4.72%) SQL

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (9.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.66%) MS Office
2 6 (5.66%) MS Project
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.94%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.94%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.94%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.94%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.89%) Google Analytics
1 2 (1.89%) Google Tag Manager
2 1 (0.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.77%) Intranet
2 3 (2.83%) Internet
3 1 (0.94%) FTP
3 1 (0.94%) HTTP
3 1 (0.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (0.94%) LAN
3 1 (0.94%) LDAP
3 1 (0.94%) SMTP
3 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.94%) tcpdump
3 1 (0.94%) WAN
3 1 (0.94%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.89%) DataStage
1 2 (1.89%) MS Access
2 1 (0.94%) MySQL
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
1 1 (0.94%) LoadRunner
1 1 (0.94%) Selenium
1 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 39 (36.79%) Finance
2 11 (10.38%) Banking
3 10 (9.43%) Retail
4 7 (6.60%) Law
4 7 (6.60%) Legal
5 3 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.83%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.89%) Advertising
6 2 (1.89%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.89%) Marketing
7 1 (0.94%) Electronics
7 1 (0.94%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.94%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 46 (43.40%) Analyst
2 30 (28.30%) Business Analyst
3 25 (23.58%) Project Manager
4 9 (8.49%) Programme Manager
5 7 (6.60%) Digital Analyst
5 7 (6.60%) Digital Business Analyst
6 6 (5.66%) IT Manager
6 6 (5.66%) IT Project Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Business Change Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Project Analyst
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Manager
7 5 (4.72%) Senior Project Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Architect
8 4 (3.77%) Business Change Business Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Change Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Communications Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Security Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Security Project Manager
8 4 (3.77%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (3.77%) Technical Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.55%) Web Services
2 2 (1.89%) HTML
3 1 (0.94%) CodeIgniter
3 1 (0.94%) CSS
3 1 (0.94%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.83%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.89%) User Experience
3 1 (0.94%) Data Centre
3 1 (0.94%) Data Extraction
3 1 (0.94%) FMCG
3 1 (0.94%) Mainframe
3 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (0.94%) NHS
3 1 (0.94%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (0.94%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.83%) Windows
2 2 (1.89%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.89%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.94%) Unix
3 1 (0.94%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (31.13%) Project Management
2 21 (19.81%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (16.98%) Business Analysis
4 13 (12.26%) PRINCE2
5 9 (8.49%) Change Control
5 9 (8.49%) Process Improvement
5 9 (8.49%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (6.60%) Agile Project Management
6 7 (6.60%) Change Management
6 7 (6.60%) Open Source
6 7 (6.60%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.66%) CRM
7 6 (5.66%) Data Analysis
7 6 (5.66%) Data Protection
7 6 (5.66%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.72%) Business Transformation
8 5 (4.72%) Dependency Management
8 5 (4.72%) Resource Management
8 5 (4.72%) Service Delivery
9 4 (3.77%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
1 5 (4.72%) Python
1 5 (4.72%) SQL
2 4 (3.77%) C++
3 1 (0.94%) Java
3 1 (0.94%) PHP
3 1 (0.94%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (4.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
2 3 (2.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.89%) APMP
3 2 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (1.89%) Degree
3 2 (1.89%) PMP
4 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.94%) ISEB
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.89%) Data Quality
1 2 (1.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.94%) FATCA
2 1 (0.94%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.94%) Snort
Vendors
1 7 (6.60%) Microsoft
1 7 (6.60%) SAP
2 4 (3.77%) Oracle
3 3 (2.83%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (1.89%) Cisco
4 2 (1.89%) Google
4 2 (1.89%) PeopleSoft
4 2 (1.89%) Remedy
4 2 (1.89%) Teradata
5 1 (0.94%) BT
5 1 (0.94%) IBM
5 1 (0.94%) ServiceNow
5 1 (0.94%) Sourcefire
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £700 per day + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
People Source Consulting
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Cheshire
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 16 days ago
Manchester
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 17 days ago
Lancashire
Computer Futures
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 24 days ago