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 1 September 2015 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 184 193 191
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -2
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 758 628 599
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.28% 1.11% 1.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 1.46% 1.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 531 415 451
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
-21.56% -

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
46308 43027 39494
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 78.00% 76.06% 74.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 30197 26668 24243
Average daily rate £425 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1250 1176 1099
Average hourly rate £31.44 £24.00 £29.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+31.00% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £51.30 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.52 £25.75 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+26.29% -15.57%

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015.

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 1 September 2015. 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 +20 694 £420 -4.00% 114
London -21 279 £450 - 52
South East +26 131 £386 -14.27% 11
North West +1 70 £395 -1.21% 11
South West +22 55 £363 -7.93% 5
East of England +30 54 £350 -17.15% 10
City of London -21 51 £506 +12.50% 5
Yorkshire -7 45 £419 +14.72% 8
Buckinghamshire +29 41 £350 -15.15% 1
Scotland -14 40 £408 +10.50% 3
West Midlands +8 37 £416 +14.82% 7
Manchester +3 35 £400 - 6
West Yorkshire -7 34 £413 +11.48% 7
Bedfordshire +31 32 £345 -9.50%
Milton Keynes +19 31 £350 -15.15%
Edinburgh -19 28 £438 +20.27% 1
Surrey -6 25 £387 -16.43% 3
Leeds -9 23 £425 +17.24% 5
Berkshire -6 22 £360 -31.42%
Wiltshire +13 19 £240 -44.82%
Bristol -3 16 £388 +10.63% 2
East Midlands -6 15 £425 - 2
Hampshire +9 13 £490 +5.94% 5
Cheshire -10 13 £350 -19.54% 3
North East -16 13 £433 +6.00% 4
Corsham - 12 £240 -
Tyne and Wear - 11 £440 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne - 11 £440 - 1
Luton +19 10 £325 -18.75%
Wales -10 10 £303 +61.60% 1

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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.

1 462 (33.50%) Finance
2 362 (26.25%) Project Management
3 192 (13.92%) PRINCE2
4 180 (13.05%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (12.26%) Banking
6 160 (11.60%) Retail
7 144 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
8 134 (9.72%) Business Analysis
8 134 (9.72%) Change Management
9 130 (9.43%) Microsoft
10 120 (8.70%) MS Excel
11 101 (7.32%) Migration
12 91 (6.60%) Risk Management
12 91 (6.60%) SAP
13 87 (6.31%) ITIL
14 85 (6.16%) Security Cleared
15 80 (5.80%) Programme Management
16 77 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
17 75 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
18 74 (5.37%) MS Project
19 66 (4.79%) SQL
20 65 (4.71%) Oracle
21 64 (4.64%) Marketing
22 62 (4.50%) MS Office
23 61 (4.42%) CRM
23 61 (4.42%) Project Planning
24 59 (4.28%) E-Commerce
25 57 (4.13%) Service Delivery
25 57 (4.13%) Degree
26 56 (4.06%) SC Cleared

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, 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 41 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 17 (1.23%) CMS
3 15 (1.09%) IBM Notes
3 15 (1.09%) MS Exchange
4 9 (0.65%) Lync
5 7 (0.51%) Sitecore CMS
6 6 (0.44%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (0.44%) SAS
7 5 (0.36%) WebLogic
8 4 (0.29%) MS Project Server
8 4 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (0.29%) Oracle Coherence
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.22%) LiveLink
9 3 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.15%) FileNet
10 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.15%) WordPress
10 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 120 (8.70%) MS Excel
2 74 (5.37%) MS Project
3 62 (4.50%) MS Office
4 38 (2.76%) MS PowerPoint
5 30 (2.18%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.073%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.073%) Siemens NX
7 1 (0.073%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (0.58%) SAP HR
1 8 (0.58%) SAP Payroll
1 8 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (0.29%) Maximo
3 4 (0.29%) Agresso
3 4 (0.29%) SAP SRM
4 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
4 3 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.22%) SAP FI
4 3 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.22%) Summit
4 3 (0.22%) SAP CO
4 3 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.15%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.15%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.073%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (1.09%) Office 365
2 5 (0.36%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (0.36%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.29%) SaaS
3 4 (0.29%) Taleo
4 2 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.15%) Force.com
4 2 (0.15%) HP Helion
4 2 (0.15%) Yammer
5 1 (0.073%) Boomi
5 1 (0.073%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.073%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.073%) PaaS
5 1 (0.073%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (1.52%) Firewall
2 19 (1.38%) Internet
3 16 (1.16%) WAN
4 15 (1.09%) Intranet
5 12 (0.87%) LAN
6 8 (0.58%) Network Security
7 7 (0.51%) PABX
7 7 (0.51%) VoIP
8 5 (0.36%) VPN
9 4 (0.29%) FTP
9 4 (0.29%) HTTP
9 4 (0.29%) TCP/IP
9 4 (0.29%) Wireshark
10 3 (0.22%) tcpdump
10 3 (0.22%) SMTP
10 3 (0.22%) LDAP
10 3 (0.22%) MPLS
11 2 (0.15%) HTTPS
11 2 (0.15%) Wireless
11 2 (0.15%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (1.89%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (1.81%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 15 (1.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 15 (1.09%) Big Data
5 14 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 11 (0.80%) Oracle Database 11g
6 11 (0.80%) SQL Server 2008
7 8 (0.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (0.51%) Pentaho
8 7 (0.51%) Hadoop
9 6 (0.44%) SAP BW
9 6 (0.44%) Ingres
10 5 (0.36%) MS Access
10 5 (0.36%) DB2
10 5 (0.36%) QlikView
11 4 (0.29%) EDRMS
11 4 (0.29%) Data Mining
11 4 (0.29%) Relational Database
11 4 (0.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (0.65%) JIRA
2 7 (0.51%) Selenium
3 6 (0.44%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.36%) MSI
4 5 (0.36%) JUnit
5 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.22%) TestDirector
5 3 (0.22%) HP UFT
5 3 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.15%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (0.15%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle APEX
6 2 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (0.15%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.15%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.073%) Rational Rhapsody
7 1 (0.073%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.073%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.073%) WebDriver
General
1 462 (33.50%) Finance
2 169 (12.26%) Banking
3 160 (11.60%) Retail
4 64 (4.64%) Marketing
5 45 (3.26%) Telecoms
6 43 (3.12%) Legal
7 40 (2.90%) Retail Banking
8 33 (2.39%) Advertising
9 26 (1.89%) Investment Banking
10 25 (1.81%) Law
11 19 (1.38%) Front Office
12 17 (1.23%) Local Government
13 15 (1.09%) Publishing
13 15 (1.09%) Manufacturing
14 14 (1.02%) Back Office
15 11 (0.80%) Pharmaceutical
15 11 (0.80%) Financial Institution
15 11 (0.80%) Automotive
16 10 (0.73%) Billing
17 6 (0.44%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 376 (27.27%) Analyst
2 367 (26.61%) Project Manager
3 253 (18.35%) Business Analyst
4 110 (7.98%) Architect
5 65 (4.71%) Change Manager
6 54 (3.92%) Consultant
7 45 (3.26%) Business Manager
8 44 (3.19%) Programme Manager
9 43 (3.12%) Developer
10 41 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
11 33 (2.39%) Senior Manager
12 29 (2.10%) Data Analyst
12 29 (2.10%) IT Project Manager
13 27 (1.96%) Senior Project Manager
14 25 (1.81%) Business Change Manager
14 25 (1.81%) Senior Analyst
15 21 (1.52%) SAP Manager
16 20 (1.45%) Change Analyst
17 19 (1.38%) Test Manager
18 18 (1.31%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (2.03%) .NET
2 11 (0.80%) SAP Basis
3 9 (0.65%) Web Services
4 8 (0.58%) Middleware
5 6 (0.44%) HTML
5 6 (0.44%) Spring
5 6 (0.44%) XML
5 6 (0.44%) FIX Protocol
6 5 (0.36%) ASP.NET
6 5 (0.36%) CSS
7 4 (0.29%) SOAP
7 4 (0.29%) Application Packaging
7 4 (0.29%) JMS
8 3 (0.22%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.22%) MDX
8 3 (0.22%) Visualforce
8 3 (0.22%) WCF
8 3 (0.22%) REST
9 2 (0.15%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.15%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.58%) Analytical Skills
2 53 (3.84%) Management Information System
3 52 (3.77%) NHS
4 35 (2.54%) User Experience
5 23 (1.67%) Data Centre
6 16 (1.16%) FMCG
7 12 (0.87%) Credit Risk
8 10 (0.73%) Mobile App
8 10 (0.73%) Derivative
9 9 (0.65%) Mainframe
9 9 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
9 9 (0.65%) Social Media
9 9 (0.65%) Copywriting
10 8 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (0.58%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 8 (0.58%) Equities
11 7 (0.51%) Learning Management System
11 7 (0.51%) New Media
11 7 (0.51%) CMDB
12 6 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 55 (3.99%) Windows
2 21 (1.52%) Windows 7
3 15 (1.09%) UNIX
3 15 (1.09%) Linux
3 15 (1.09%) Windows XP
4 12 (0.87%) AIX
5 11 (0.80%) Windows 8
6 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (0.51%) Solaris
7 6 (0.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
8 5 (0.36%) Android
8 5 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.073%) HPUX
10 1 (0.073%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.073%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 362 (26.25%) Project Management
2 192 (13.92%) PRINCE2
3 180 (13.05%) Agile Software Development
4 144 (10.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 134 (9.72%) Change Management
5 134 (9.72%) Business Analysis
6 101 (7.32%) Migration
7 91 (6.60%) Risk Management
8 87 (6.31%) ITIL
9 80 (5.80%) Programme Management
10 75 (5.44%) User Acceptance Testing
11 61 (4.42%) Project Planning
11 61 (4.42%) CRM
12 59 (4.28%) E-Commerce
13 57 (4.13%) Service Delivery
14 53 (3.84%) ERP
15 51 (3.70%) Service Management
16 46 (3.34%) Change Control
17 44 (3.19%) Waterfall
17 44 (3.19%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 66 (4.79%) SQL
2 22 (1.60%) C
3 17 (1.23%) Java
4 13 (0.94%) C#
5 10 (0.73%) VBA
6 7 (0.51%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.51%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.22%) VB
7 3 (0.22%) C++
7 3 (0.22%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.15%) Python
9 1 (0.073%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.073%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.073%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.073%) Lua
9 1 (0.073%) ABAP
9 1 (0.073%) Perl
9 1 (0.073%) PHP
9 1 (0.073%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 85 (6.16%) Security Cleared
2 57 (4.13%) Degree
3 56 (4.06%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.25%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 25 (1.81%) ISEB
6 20 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 20 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 18 (1.31%) PMP
8 17 (1.23%) CISSP
9 11 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
10 10 (0.73%) DV Cleared
11 8 (0.58%) APMP
12 7 (0.51%) CISMP
12 7 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 6 (0.44%) CISM
14 5 (0.36%) ISTQB
15 4 (0.29%) CISA
15 4 (0.29%) CCA
16 3 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
16 3 (0.22%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (1.31%) QA
2 14 (1.02%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.94%) SLA
4 7 (0.51%) PCI DSS
4 7 (0.51%) EMIR
5 5 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 4 (0.29%) FATCA
6 4 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.22%) COBIT
7 3 (0.22%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.22%) PMBOK
8 2 (0.15%) GPG13
8 2 (0.15%) P3O
9 1 (0.073%) MiFID
9 1 (0.073%) GAAP
9 1 (0.073%) GAMP
9 1 (0.073%) GxP
System Software
1 35 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 22 (1.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.36%) XenApp
5 3 (0.22%) Snort
6 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.073%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.65%) SCCM
3 1 (0.073%) SCOM
3 1 (0.073%) Nagios
3 1 (0.073%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.073%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.073%) vMotion
Vendors
1 130 (9.43%) Microsoft
2 91 (6.60%) SAP
3 65 (4.71%) Oracle
4 51 (3.70%) Citrix
5 31 (2.25%) VMware
6 16 (1.16%) Remedy
7 15 (1.09%) Salesforce.com
7 15 (1.09%) Lotus
8 12 (0.87%) IBM
8 12 (0.87%) hybris
9 11 (0.80%) Teradata
10 10 (0.73%) Cisco
11 9 (0.65%) CheckPoint
12 8 (0.58%) OpenText
12 8 (0.58%) Sitecore
13 6 (0.44%) BMC
13 6 (0.44%) HP
13 6 (0.44%) Red Hat
14 5 (0.36%) Adobe
14 5 (0.36%) Google
London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Unspecified £market rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
Durham, County Durham
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
CharityJob
Posted: 6 hours ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
CharityJob
Posted: 7 hours ago
West London
Artemis Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 14 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Crewe, Cheshire
Assurant Solutions Careers
Posted: Yesterday
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300-£330pd
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £425.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Consult Solutions
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 5 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £550 - £590 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Lancashire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 5 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day direct - no agency margin
Posted: 6 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
First Recruitment
Rate: Up to £425 per day
Posted: 6 days ago