The table below looks at the statistics for Stakeholder Engagement skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 196 185 277
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +92
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 622 599 375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.12% 1.14% 0.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.50% 1.55% 0.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 451 255
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £315 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.05 - £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.75 - £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 - £15.00

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
41340 38593 41072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.29% 73.27% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25582 23715 23832
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1054 1464
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

Stakeholder Engagement
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Stakeholder Engagement Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the UK.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the UK.

Stakeholder Engagement Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Stakeholder Engagement Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Contract Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 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
England -13 556 £438 -5.40% 70
London -21 297 £450 -14.28% 21
City of London +20 77 £450 -18.18% 9
South East +5 76 £450 +5.88% 14
Scotland +4 49 £369 -2.96% 1
North West +22 48 £400 +10.34% 11
West Midlands -1 35 £363 -5.84% 6
Edinburgh 0 30 £364 -4.27% 1
East of England -16 30 £423 +10.81% 7
South West -25 28 £394 -1.56% 5
Berkshire +18 23 £525 +23.52% 2
Surrey +13 23 £463 +15.62% 4
Manchester +3 22 £400 +6.66% 7
Yorkshire +1 21 £370 -6.56% 6
Glasgow +2 17 £374 +28.87%
West Yorkshire +4 16 £370 -7.50% 4
Bristol -5 16 £350 -9.02% 2
Cheshire +2 12 £435 +35.93%
East Midlands +2 11 £425 -16.25%
Suffolk - 10 £456 - 1
Warwickshire -2 9 £454 +10.67% 1
Reading +17 8 £525 -9.09%
South Wales -7 8 £188 -50.00% 1
Wales -15 8 £188 -50.00% 1
Bedfordshire -16 8 £381 +27.08%
Leeds +1 7 £363 -14.70%
Cardiff -1 7 £188 -54.54% 1
Chester +12 6 - -
Merseyside +5 6 £400 - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 6 £425 +32.81%

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 326 (28.10%) Finance
2 303 (26.12%) Project Management
3 167 (14.40%) PRINCE2
4 150 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
5 148 (12.76%) Change Management
6 141 (12.16%) Business Analysis
7 134 (11.55%) SAP
8 105 (9.05%) Banking
9 98 (8.45%) Migration
10 92 (7.93%) MS Excel
11 86 (7.41%) Retail
12 85 (7.33%) Microsoft
13 73 (6.29%) SQL
14 71 (6.12%) Security Cleared
15 70 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
16 60 (5.17%) Degree
17 59 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
18 58 (5.00%) Oracle
18 58 (5.00%) NHS
19 57 (4.91%) Risk Management
20 56 (4.83%) SharePoint
21 53 (4.57%) Management Information System
22 52 (4.48%) Programme Management
23 50 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
24 49 (4.22%) Data Migration
25 48 (4.14%) Data Modelling
25 48 (4.14%) MS Office
25 48 (4.14%) Information Security
26 46 (3.97%) ERP
27 45 (3.88%) ITIL

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 56 (4.83%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.29%) SharePoint 2010
3 11 (0.95%) Lync
3 11 (0.95%) SAS
4 8 (0.69%) CMS
5 7 (0.60%) MS Project Server
6 6 (0.52%) Oracle Workflow
6 6 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 5 (0.43%) MS Exchange
8 4 (0.34%) IIS
8 4 (0.34%) Joomla!
8 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.26%) Moodle
9 3 (0.26%) WordPress
10 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.17%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.17%) ColdFusion
10 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.086%) MindAlign
Applications
1 92 (7.93%) MS Excel
2 48 (4.14%) MS Office
3 45 (3.88%) MS Project
3 45 (3.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 35 (3.02%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.52%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.086%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.086%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.086%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 16 (1.38%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.21%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (1.12%) Agresso
4 9 (0.78%) SAP FI
4 9 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
4 9 (0.78%) SAP CO
5 8 (0.69%) Oracle Applications
5 8 (0.69%) SAP SD
6 7 (0.60%) Cerner Millennium
7 6 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 6 (0.52%) TRIRIGA
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
8 5 (0.43%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
9 4 (0.34%) SAP PM
9 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
9 4 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
9 4 (0.34%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.26%) PaaS
2 3 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.086%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.086%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.81%) Firewall
2 13 (1.12%) WAN
2 13 (1.12%) Intranet
3 9 (0.78%) LAN
4 7 (0.60%) MPLS
4 7 (0.60%) VoIP
5 6 (0.52%) Wireless
5 6 (0.52%) SAN
6 5 (0.43%) Network Security
6 5 (0.43%) Internet
7 4 (0.34%) VPN
7 4 (0.34%) DNS
7 4 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.26%) ISDN
8 3 (0.26%) PSTN
8 3 (0.26%) DHCP
9 2 (0.17%) Broadband
9 2 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (0.17%) NAS
9 2 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (4.31%) Data Warehouse
2 28 (2.41%) SQL Server
3 23 (1.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (1.21%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.03%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (1.03%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.03%) Data Mining
7 8 (0.69%) MS Access
8 7 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
8 7 (0.60%) Big Data
9 6 (0.52%) SAP BI
9 6 (0.52%) EDRMS
9 6 (0.52%) PowerCenter
10 5 (0.43%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.43%) QlikView
10 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.43%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.34%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (0.86%) Rational Rose
2 8 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.52%) JIRA
4 5 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.34%) LSMW
5 4 (0.34%) Subversion
5 4 (0.34%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.26%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.26%) ERwin
6 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.26%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 2 (0.17%) Moq
7 2 (0.17%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.17%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.17%) NUnit
8 1 (0.086%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.086%) QuickTest Pro
8 1 (0.086%) Sahi
General
1 326 (28.10%) Finance
2 105 (9.05%) Banking
3 86 (7.41%) Retail
4 36 (3.10%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.84%) Telecoms
6 30 (2.59%) Marketing
7 27 (2.33%) Investment Banking
8 26 (2.24%) Legal
9 17 (1.47%) Back Office
10 16 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
11 15 (1.29%) Publishing
11 15 (1.29%) Local Government
12 13 (1.12%) Retail Banking
13 7 (0.60%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.60%) Electronics
14 6 (0.52%) Front Office
15 5 (0.43%) Automotive
15 5 (0.43%) Games
15 5 (0.43%) Military
15 5 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 312 (26.90%) Analyst
2 295 (25.43%) Project Manager
3 244 (21.03%) Business Analyst
4 86 (7.41%) Architect
5 66 (5.69%) Consultant
6 51 (4.40%) Change Manager
7 45 (3.88%) Developer
8 40 (3.45%) Programme Manager
9 34 (2.93%) Solutions Architect
9 34 (2.93%) Business Manager
10 32 (2.76%) Senior Manager
11 29 (2.50%) SAP Manager
12 27 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
12 27 (2.33%) IT Project Manager
13 23 (1.98%) Senior Analyst
14 22 (1.90%) Agile Business Analyst
15 21 (1.81%) Security Manager
16 20 (1.72%) SAP Consultant
17 17 (1.47%) Business Project Manager
18 16 (1.38%) Change Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.07%) .NET
2 17 (1.47%) HTML
3 11 (0.95%) Middleware
4 9 (0.78%) ASP.NET
4 9 (0.78%) CSS
5 7 (0.60%) jQuery
5 7 (0.60%) Visualforce
5 7 (0.60%) HTML5
6 6 (0.52%) Velocity
6 6 (0.52%) XML
6 6 (0.52%) SAP PI
7 5 (0.43%) WCF
7 5 (0.43%) WPF
8 4 (0.34%) CSS3
8 4 (0.34%) XSLT
8 4 (0.34%) Web Services
8 4 (0.34%) J2EE
8 4 (0.34%) JSON
9 3 (0.26%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 58 (5.00%) NHS
2 53 (4.57%) Management Information System
3 31 (2.67%) FMCG
4 14 (1.21%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.12%) Data Protection Act
6 9 (0.78%) Data Integration
7 7 (0.60%) Social Media
7 7 (0.60%) Data Extraction
7 7 (0.60%) Open Source
7 7 (0.60%) Derivative
8 6 (0.52%) DTV
8 6 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.43%) Learning Management System
10 4 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.34%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.34%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.34%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.34%) Taxonomies
10 4 (0.34%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 32 (2.76%) Windows
2 15 (1.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (0.78%) Linux
4 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.26%) AIX
5 3 (0.26%) HPUX
6 2 (0.17%) UNIX
6 2 (0.17%) Android
6 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.086%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.086%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.086%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 303 (26.12%) Project Management
2 167 (14.40%) PRINCE2
3 150 (12.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 148 (12.76%) Change Management
5 141 (12.16%) Business Analysis
6 98 (8.45%) Migration
7 70 (6.03%) Agile Software Development
8 59 (5.09%) Business Intelligence
9 57 (4.91%) Risk Management
10 52 (4.48%) Programme Management
11 49 (4.22%) Data Migration
12 48 (4.14%) Information Security
12 48 (4.14%) Data Modelling
13 46 (3.97%) ERP
14 45 (3.88%) ITIL
15 42 (3.62%) CRM
16 41 (3.53%) User Acceptance Testing
17 40 (3.45%) Project Planning
17 40 (3.45%) GAP Analysis
18 36 (3.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 73 (6.29%) SQL
2 16 (1.38%) C#
3 15 (1.29%) Java
4 13 (1.12%) C
4 13 (1.12%) VBA
5 8 (0.69%) PL/SQL
6 7 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.60%) Apex Code
7 6 (0.52%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.43%) ABAP
9 4 (0.34%) VB
9 4 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.17%) VBScript
10 2 (0.17%) Groovy
11 1 (0.086%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.086%) PHP
11 1 (0.086%) C++
11 1 (0.086%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.086%) Python
11 1 (0.086%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 71 (6.12%) Security Cleared
2 60 (5.17%) Degree
3 44 (3.79%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.07%) CISSP
5 23 (1.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 22 (1.90%) PMI Certification
7 20 (1.72%) PMP
8 16 (1.38%) CISM
9 12 (1.03%) ISEB
10 7 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
11 6 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (0.52%) CISA
12 5 (0.43%) IIBA
12 5 (0.43%) CBAP
13 4 (0.34%) APMP
13 4 (0.34%) CIPD
13 4 (0.34%) GIAC
13 4 (0.34%) IBM Certification
13 4 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
13 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.24%) QA
2 25 (2.16%) SLA
3 11 (0.95%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.43%) COREP
5 4 (0.34%) FINREP
5 4 (0.34%) EMIR
5 4 (0.34%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.34%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) MiFID
7 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.086%) P3O
8 1 (0.086%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.086%) GAMP
8 1 (0.086%) GxP
System Software
1 19 (1.64%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.26%) XenApp
3 2 (0.17%) XenServer
3 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.086%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (1.29%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.086%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 134 (11.55%) SAP
2 85 (7.33%) Microsoft
3 58 (5.00%) Oracle
4 23 (1.98%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (1.90%) IBM
6 9 (0.78%) Avaya
6 9 (0.78%) Informatica
6 9 (0.78%) VMware
7 8 (0.69%) Cerner
7 8 (0.69%) Citrix
8 7 (0.60%) HP
8 7 (0.60%) Business Objects
8 7 (0.60%) Teradata
9 5 (0.43%) Charles River
9 5 (0.43%) Primavera
9 5 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.43%) Cisco
9 5 (0.43%) Cognos
10 4 (0.34%) Google
10 4 (0.34%) CheckPoint
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: negoitable depending on experience
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Slater Gordon
Rate: Competitive salary & benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Montash
Rate: £550 - £700 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £300 - £360 Per Day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Berkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Posted: 23 hours ago
East London
Gibbs S3
Rate: From £480 to £525 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £475 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Applause IT Innovation
Rate: £175 - £200 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: Excellent
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Excellent Day Rate
Posted: 5 days ago
Epsom, Surrey
Hyphen
Salary: Pension, Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £325 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Liverpool
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago