The first table below looks at the demand 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 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 North West 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 94 103 126
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +23
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 41 25 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.35% 0.91% 0.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.92% 1.29% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 9
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£425 £375 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £220 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £365
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +8.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 - £77.75
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2130 1940 2087
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 70.34% 70.91% 64.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1141 973 1106
Average daily rate £375 £338 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £240 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 94 109
Average hourly rate £27.17 £20.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.51% -8.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.75 £45.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-19.35% -
Stakeholder Engagement
England

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 1 August 2014.

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
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 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
Cheshire +13 16 £425 +32.81% 3
Manchester +1 12 £425 +15.25% 3
Lancashire -5 6 £345 +56.81%
Merseyside +2 2 £375 - 1
Stakeholder Engagement
England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 23 (32.86%) Project Management
3 12 (17.14%) Banking
4 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
4 9 (12.86%) Change Management
4 9 (12.86%) Migration
4 9 (12.86%) SAP
5 8 (11.43%) Workflow
6 7 (10.00%) Oracle
6 7 (10.00%) SQL
6 7 (10.00%) Retail
6 7 (10.00%) QA
7 6 (8.57%) Velocity
7 6 (8.57%) BusinessObjects XI
7 6 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
7 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
7 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
7 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
7 6 (8.57%) ETL
7 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
7 6 (8.57%) Informatica
7 6 (8.57%) PowerCenter
7 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
8 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
8 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
8 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
9 4 (5.71%) Project Planning

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

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, 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 6 (8.57%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (4.29%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.86%) Lync
4 1 (1.43%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.71%) MS Office
3 3 (4.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) MS Project
5 1 (1.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (4.29%) SAP EWM
2 2 (2.86%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.43%) IaaS
1 1 (1.43%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.86%) NGN
1 2 (2.86%) MPLS
1 2 (2.86%) VPN
2 1 (1.43%) LAN
2 1 (1.43%) WAN
2 1 (1.43%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.57%) BusinessObjects XI
1 6 (8.57%) Data Warehouse
1 6 (8.57%) PowerCenter
2 3 (4.29%) DB2
3 2 (2.86%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
3 2 (2.86%) MS Access
General
1 24 (34.29%) Finance
2 12 (17.14%) Banking
3 7 (10.00%) Retail
4 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.86%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Project Manager
2 17 (24.29%) Analyst
3 13 (18.57%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Business Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Change Manager
5 5 (7.14%) Business Project Manager
6 4 (5.71%) Compliance Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) PMO Lead
7 3 (4.29%) Business Change Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Developer
7 3 (4.29%) SAP Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Informatica Developer
7 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse Specialist
7 3 (4.29%) SAP Project Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
8 2 (2.86%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Change Analyst
8 2 (2.86%) Technical Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Business Change Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) Velocity
2 2 (2.86%) DWR
3 1 (1.43%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) NHS
2 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (5.71%) Windows
2 3 (4.29%) AIX
2 3 (4.29%) HPUX
3 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.43%) Linux
4 1 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.86%) Project Management
2 9 (12.86%) Business Analysis
2 9 (12.86%) Change Management
2 9 (12.86%) Migration
3 8 (11.43%) Workflow
4 6 (8.57%) Customer Engagement
4 6 (8.57%) Data Modelling
4 6 (8.57%) ETL
4 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.57%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 5 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 4 (5.71%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.29%) Time Management
8 2 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.86%) Change Control
8 2 (2.86%) Business Transformation
8 2 (2.86%) Validation
8 2 (2.86%) Service Management
8 2 (2.86%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (10.00%) SQL
2 6 (8.57%) PL/SQL
2 6 (8.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (2.86%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.43%) IIBA
1 1 (1.43%) CBAP
1 1 (1.43%) APMP
1 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (4.29%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.43%) NetBackup
2 1 (1.43%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (12.86%) SAP
2 7 (10.00%) Oracle
3 6 (8.57%) Informatica
4 5 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.29%) HP
5 3 (4.29%) IBM
6 2 (2.86%) Capita
6 2 (2.86%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (2.86%) Business Objects
7 1 (1.43%) EMC
7 1 (1.43%) Citrix
7 1 (1.43%) BMC
7 1 (1.43%) NetApp
7 1 (1.43%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.43%) VMware
7 1 (1.43%) MEDITECH
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