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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 119 94 97
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +3
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 32 74 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.93% 1.75% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.14% 2.17% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 25 20
Median daily rate £425 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £509 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.81 £30.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
+9.36% -21.56%
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
2798 3403 2387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 81.31% 80.43% 75.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1765 2062 1327
Median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £555 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 83 133 109
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.00% +45.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £16.08 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.31 £59.50 £67.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +26.92%

Stakeholder Engagement
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Stakeholder Engagement as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 August 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the North West region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -20 18 £440 +10.00% 2
Merseyside +6 4 £366 -8.43%
Cheshire -1 2 £425 +21.42%
Stakeholder Engagement
England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 29 (28.71%) PRINCE2
2 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.75%) Project Management
3 25 (24.75%) Finance
4 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.85%) Business Analysis
6 12 (11.88%) Oracle
6 12 (11.88%) Python
6 12 (11.88%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.89%) Retail
7 11 (10.89%) Supplier Management
8 10 (9.90%) Java
8 10 (9.90%) Windows
8 10 (9.90%) Programme Management
8 10 (9.90%) JIRA
8 10 (9.90%) IaaS
8 10 (9.90%) Line Management
8 10 (9.90%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
8 10 (9.90%) Contingency Planning
9 9 (8.91%) Service Design
9 9 (8.91%) SaltStack
9 9 (8.91%) Opscode Chef
9 9 (8.91%) Agile Project Management
9 9 (8.91%) Open Source
9 9 (8.91%) Bash Shell
9 9 (8.91%) Puppet
9 9 (8.91%) Unix
9 9 (8.91%) Linux
9 9 (8.91%) Apache
10 8 (7.92%) UML

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (8.91%) Apache
2 4 (3.96%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.98%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (5.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.98%) MS Office
2 2 (1.98%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.98%) MS Project
2 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.99%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.99%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.99%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.99%) SAP PP
2 1 (0.99%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 10 (9.90%) IaaS
2 6 (5.94%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (3.96%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.98%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (1.98%) Office 365
5 1 (0.99%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.98%) Firewall
1 2 (1.98%) NAS
1 2 (1.98%) SAN
2 1 (0.99%) Intranet
2 1 (0.99%) LAN
2 1 (0.99%) Network Security
2 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.99%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.99%) GIS
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 10 (9.90%) JIRA
2 2 (1.98%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.99%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.99%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.99%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (24.75%) Finance
2 11 (10.89%) Retail
3 6 (5.94%) Banking
4 3 (2.97%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.98%) Legal
5 2 (1.98%) Local Government
6 1 (0.99%) Law
6 1 (0.99%) Marketing
6 1 (0.99%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 34 (33.66%) Analyst
2 24 (23.76%) Business Analyst
3 21 (20.79%) Project Manager
4 13 (12.87%) Consultant
5 11 (10.89%) Programme Manager
6 8 (7.92%) Senior Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Technical Analyst
6 8 (7.92%) Technical Business Analyst
7 7 (6.93%) Senior Business Analyst
8 6 (5.94%) IT Manager
8 6 (5.94%) Senior Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Architect
9 5 (4.95%) IT Consultant
9 5 (4.95%) IT Programme Manager
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Technical Analyst
9 5 (4.95%) Senior Technical Business Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Digital Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Digital Business Analyst
10 4 (3.96%) Head of IT
10 4 (3.96%) Head of Projects
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) Web Services
2 1 (0.99%) CSS
2 1 (0.99%) Gherkin
2 1 (0.99%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (5.94%) Data Extraction
2 3 (2.97%) Data Centre
3 2 (1.98%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.98%) User Experience
3 2 (1.98%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (0.99%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.99%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.99%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.99%) Driving Licence
4 1 (0.99%) Freedom of Information
4 1 (0.99%) Life Science
4 1 (0.99%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.99%) NHS
4 1 (0.99%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.90%) Windows
2 9 (8.91%) Linux
2 9 (8.91%) Unix
3 2 (1.98%) AIX
3 2 (1.98%) Solaris
4 1 (0.99%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (28.71%) PRINCE2
2 27 (26.73%) Agile Software Development
3 25 (24.75%) Project Management
4 20 (19.80%) Stakeholder Management
5 15 (14.85%) Business Analysis
6 12 (11.88%) Waterfall
7 11 (10.89%) Supplier Management
8 10 (9.90%) Contingency Planning
8 10 (9.90%) Line Management
8 10 (9.90%) Programme Management
8 10 (9.90%) Risk Identification and Mitigation
9 9 (8.91%) Agile Project Management
9 9 (8.91%) Open Source
9 9 (8.91%) Service Design
10 8 (7.92%) OO
10 8 (7.92%) OOA/OOD
10 8 (7.92%) UML
10 8 (7.92%) Use Case
11 7 (6.93%) Data Analysis
11 7 (6.93%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (11.88%) Python
2 10 (9.90%) Java
3 9 (8.91%) Bash Shell
4 6 (5.94%) SQL
5 4 (3.96%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.97%) C++
7 2 (1.98%) PHP
8 1 (0.99%) Ruby
8 1 (0.99%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (4.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 4 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.97%) CISM
3 3 (2.97%) CISSP
4 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (1.98%) Degree
5 1 (0.99%) ISEB
5 1 (0.99%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.99%) PMP
5 1 (0.99%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.96%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (2.97%) QA
3 2 (1.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.99%) FATCA
System Software
1 3 (2.97%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (8.91%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (8.91%) Puppet
2 3 (2.97%) SCCM
3 2 (1.98%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 12 (11.88%) Oracle
2 9 (8.91%) SaltStack
3 8 (7.92%) BT
3 8 (7.92%) Openreach
4 7 (6.93%) IBM
5 5 (4.95%) Microsoft
6 4 (3.96%) SAP
7 3 (2.97%) HP
8 2 (1.98%) Axway
8 2 (1.98%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.98%) Cisco
8 2 (1.98%) EMC
8 2 (1.98%) Talend
8 2 (1.98%) VMware
8 2 (1.98%) Xerox
9 1 (0.99%) Ariba
9 1 (0.99%) GoldenSource
9 1 (0.99%) Progress
9 1 (0.99%) Remedy
9 1 (0.99%) Trillium