The first table below looks at the demand for Stakeholder Management 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 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 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Management
Rank 18 15 30
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 239 209 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 7.53% 8.68% 4.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.58% 12.32% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 119 71
Average daily rate £425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 1
Average hourly rate £35.00 £63.75 £19.42
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.09% +228.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +42.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2259 1696 1940
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 71.19% 70.43% 63.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1165 841 965
Average daily rate £375 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £226 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £475 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 124 82 91
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £61.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Stakeholder Management
England

Stakeholder Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Stakeholder Management Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Stakeholder Management Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Stakeholder Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Stakeholder Management Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management across the North West region.

Stakeholder Management Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Stakeholder Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management across the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Stakeholder Management Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire -4 85 £425 +6.91% 9
Manchester -11 81 £425 +6.25% 19
Lancashire 0 34 £493 +89.42% 4
Merseyside +3 10 £480 +21.51% 3
Cumbria - 3 £400 -
Stakeholder Management
England

Stakeholder Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

1 168 (38.98%) Finance
2 114 (26.45%) Project Management
3 97 (22.51%) PRINCE2
4 67 (15.55%) Banking
5 47 (10.90%) Business Analysis
6 43 (9.98%) Security Cleared
7 42 (9.74%) ITIL
8 38 (8.82%) SAP
9 36 (8.35%) MS Excel
9 36 (8.35%) Change Management
9 36 (8.35%) Migration
10 34 (7.89%) Supplier Management
11 31 (7.19%) Retail
11 31 (7.19%) SC Cleared
12 28 (6.50%) Management Information System
13 27 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
13 27 (6.26%) E-Commerce
14 26 (6.03%) Windows
14 26 (6.03%) Service Management
15 25 (5.80%) Microsoft
16 24 (5.57%) Oracle
16 24 (5.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
17 23 (5.34%) PRINCE
17 23 (5.34%) Programme Management
17 23 (5.34%) Project Planning
18 22 (5.10%) Internet
18 22 (5.10%) ERP
19 21 (4.87%) MS Office
20 20 (4.64%) ISEB
20 20 (4.64%) MS Project

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

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 14 (3.25%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.16%) WorkSite
3 4 (0.93%) SAS
4 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.70%) CMS
4 3 (0.70%) Lync
5 2 (0.46%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (0.46%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.46%) IIS
6 1 (0.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 36 (8.35%) MS Excel
2 21 (4.87%) MS Office
3 20 (4.64%) MS Project
4 18 (4.18%) MS Visio
5 9 (2.09%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (0.93%) Mingle
6 4 (0.93%) Adobe Captivate
6 4 (0.93%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 8 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.62%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.39%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 3 (0.70%) SAP CRM
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle ERP
6 2 (0.46%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP PP
7 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.23%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.23%) Exstream
7 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.23%) Teamcenter
7 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.23%) Oracle iRecruitment
7 1 (0.23%) SAP PLM
7 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 11 (2.55%) PaaS
1 11 (2.55%) IaaS
2 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 22 (5.10%) Internet
2 17 (3.94%) LAN
2 17 (3.94%) WAN
3 3 (0.70%) DNS
3 3 (0.70%) DHCP
3 3 (0.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (0.46%) Wireless
4 2 (0.46%) Firewall
4 2 (0.46%) VoIP
4 2 (0.46%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) Extranet
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) VPN
5 1 (0.23%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (3.02%) Big Data
2 12 (2.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (1.16%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (0.70%) DB2
4 3 (0.70%) Base SAS
4 3 (0.70%) QlikView
5 2 (0.46%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.46%) IBM InfoSphere
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (0.46%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.46%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.23%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.23%) EDRMS
6 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.23%) Informix
6 1 (0.23%) MS Access
6 1 (0.23%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Rational Robot
1 3 (0.70%) Rational Rose
1 3 (0.70%) Rational Performance Tester
2 1 (0.23%) JIRA
2 1 (0.23%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.23%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 168 (38.98%) Finance
2 67 (15.55%) Banking
3 31 (7.19%) Retail
4 15 (3.48%) Local Government
5 13 (3.02%) Advertising
6 12 (2.78%) Legal
6 12 (2.78%) Telecoms
7 10 (2.32%) Retail Banking
8 7 (1.62%) Billing
9 6 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 5 (1.16%) Marketing
11 4 (0.93%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.70%) Electronics
12 3 (0.70%) Law
13 2 (0.46%) German Language
13 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
13 2 (0.46%) Back Office
14 1 (0.23%) Automotive
14 1 (0.23%) Publishing
14 1 (0.23%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 161 (37.35%) Project Manager
2 115 (26.68%) Analyst
3 94 (21.81%) Business Analyst
4 35 (8.12%) Programme Manager
5 32 (7.42%) Architect
6 27 (6.26%) Infrastructure Manager
7 23 (5.34%) Senior Manager
8 21 (4.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 20 (4.64%) Senior Project Manager
10 19 (4.41%) Consultant
11 18 (4.18%) Enterprise Architect
12 14 (3.25%) IT Project Manager
13 11 (2.55%) Test Manager
13 11 (2.55%) Change Manager
13 11 (2.55%) Business Manager
14 10 (2.32%) Senior Architect
15 9 (2.09%) Designer
15 9 (2.09%) ERP Manager
15 9 (2.09%) Senior Enterprise Architect
16 8 (1.86%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.16%) .NET
2 3 (0.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.23%) Middleware
3 1 (0.23%) OLE
3 1 (0.23%) J2EE
3 1 (0.23%) SAP XI
3 1 (0.23%) Application Packaging
3 1 (0.23%) RESTful
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 28 (6.50%) Management Information System
2 17 (3.94%) PMI
3 14 (3.25%) NHS
4 8 (1.86%) Data Integration
4 8 (1.86%) Mainframe
5 7 (1.62%) Economics
5 7 (1.62%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.16%) Client/Server
6 5 (1.16%) Reference Data
6 5 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.70%) DTV
7 3 (0.70%) CESG
8 2 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.46%) Data Extraction
8 2 (0.46%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.23%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.23%) Tandem
9 1 (0.23%) GIS
9 1 (0.23%) AS400
9 1 (0.23%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 26 (6.03%) Windows
2 12 (2.78%) UNIX
3 11 (2.55%) MVS
3 11 (2.55%) VME
4 9 (2.09%) Windows 7
5 7 (1.62%) AIX
6 6 (1.39%) Linux
7 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.46%) VMS
8 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.23%) zOS
8 1 (0.23%) Solaris
8 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (26.45%) Project Management
2 97 (22.51%) PRINCE2
3 47 (10.90%) Business Analysis
4 42 (9.74%) ITIL
5 36 (8.35%) Change Management
5 36 (8.35%) Migration
6 34 (7.89%) Supplier Management
7 27 (6.26%) Agile Software Development
7 27 (6.26%) E-Commerce
8 26 (6.03%) Service Management
9 23 (5.34%) PRINCE
9 23 (5.34%) Programme Management
9 23 (5.34%) Project Planning
10 22 (5.10%) ERP
11 20 (4.64%) Data Analysis
12 19 (4.41%) Risk Management
13 18 (4.18%) CRM
13 18 (4.18%) Service Delivery
14 16 (3.71%) Strategic Planning
15 14 (3.25%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.32%) SQL
2 3 (0.70%) Java
3 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
3 2 (0.46%) VBA
3 2 (0.46%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.23%) C#
4 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.23%) VB
4 1 (0.23%) Python
4 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (9.98%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.19%) SC Cleared
3 24 (5.57%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 20 (4.64%) ISEB
5 19 (4.41%) PMI Certification
6 16 (3.71%) Degree
7 14 (3.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 12 (2.78%) ISEB Practitioner
9 11 (2.55%) PMP
10 7 (1.62%) APMP
11 6 (1.39%) CISSP
12 4 (0.93%) GIAC
12 4 (0.93%) CISA
13 2 (0.46%) CRISC
14 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
14 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
14 1 (0.23%) BC Cleared
14 1 (0.23%) IIBA
14 1 (0.23%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.16%) QA
2 3 (0.70%) SLA
2 3 (0.70%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.23%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.16%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.70%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.46%) VMware ESX
3 2 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (0.23%) Legato
1 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.23%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.23%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (0.23%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (0.23%) SCCM
1 1 (0.23%) Business Desktop Deployment
1 1 (0.23%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 1 (0.23%) Oracle Identity Manager
1 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 38 (8.82%) SAP
2 25 (5.80%) Microsoft
3 24 (5.57%) Oracle
4 7 (1.62%) IBM
4 7 (1.62%) Endeca
5 5 (1.16%) VMware
6 4 (0.93%) Adobe
7 3 (0.70%) NetApp
7 3 (0.70%) Ariba
7 3 (0.70%) BMC
7 3 (0.70%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco
7 3 (0.70%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (0.70%) Business Objects
7 3 (0.70%) Teradata
7 3 (0.70%) Capita
8 2 (0.46%) Sitecore
8 2 (0.46%) FatWire
8 2 (0.46%) HP
8 2 (0.46%) Dell
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