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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 187 206 229
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +23
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 657 563 415
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.18% 1.00% 0.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.34% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 376 316
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£450 £425 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -0.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -56.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £19.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.75 £25.00 £128.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £61.25
% change year-on-year
+60.00% -59.18%

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
42607 42090 35753
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.23% 74.66% 73.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 26094 21361
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1209 1182 1111
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.45% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.31 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.70 £52.50 £53.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+4.80% -6.25%

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +22 605 £450 +5.88% 103
London -23 246 £484 +7.50% 45
South East +16 96 £550 +37.50% 12
North West +23 74 £425 +9.67% 10
City of London +21 61 £500 +5.26% 11
East of England +39 47 £400 -3.03% 7
Manchester +24 46 £425 +6.25% 2
Yorkshire +9 46 £370 -10.30% 13
Scotland +14 38 £417 +7.48% 5
West Yorkshire +11 34 £373 -9.69% 7
South West +7 32 £430 +12.41% 6
West Midlands -1 32 £425 -5.55% 7
Hampshire +12 27 £600 +114.28% 2
Surrey +23 25 £525 +23.52% 2
East Midlands +8 22 £310 -24.84% 3
Berkshire +7 20 £481 +28.33% 1
Bedfordshire +12 19 £494 +19.69% 1
Southampton +1 17 £600 +114.28%
Edinburgh -7 17 £350 -4.10% 1
Bradford - 17 - - 3
Buckinghamshire +9 14 £425 - 4
Glasgow +7 14 £413 - 3
Luton +17 13 £475 +11.76% 1
Milton Keynes +1 13 £350 -20.00% 3
Wiltshire +18 12 £415 -19.02% 1
Cambridgeshire +13 11 £350 +18.64% 3
Leeds -11 11 £375 -9.09% 3
North East +13 10 £351 -9.35%
Reading +8 10 £550 +15.78% 1
Guildford - 10 £343 -

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 409 (33.28%) Finance
2 335 (27.26%) Project Management
3 179 (14.56%) PRINCE2
4 170 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
5 169 (13.75%) Banking
6 141 (11.47%) Stakeholder Management
7 128 (10.41%) Retail
8 116 (9.44%) Business Analysis
9 115 (9.36%) Change Management
10 92 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
11 90 (7.32%) MS Excel
12 87 (7.08%) Migration
13 84 (6.83%) Programme Management
14 82 (6.67%) SAP
15 78 (6.35%) Microsoft
15 78 (6.35%) Security Cleared
16 74 (6.02%) MS Project
17 72 (5.86%) Degree
18 71 (5.78%) Risk Management
19 67 (5.45%) ITIL
20 58 (4.72%) Waterfall
21 57 (4.64%) Telecoms
22 56 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
23 52 (4.23%) SQL
24 51 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
25 50 (4.07%) E-Commerce
26 49 (3.99%) Oracle
26 49 (3.99%) MS Office
27 45 (3.66%) SharePoint
27 45 (3.66%) Change Control

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 45 (3.66%) SharePoint
2 9 (0.73%) MS Exchange
3 8 (0.65%) CMS
4 7 (0.57%) WebSphere
4 7 (0.57%) Lync
5 6 (0.49%) SharePoint 2013
5 6 (0.49%) SAS
5 6 (0.49%) IBM Notes
6 5 (0.41%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.41%) IIS
6 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.33%) MS Project Server
8 3 (0.24%) Documentum
8 3 (0.24%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.16%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.16%) WordPress
9 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.081%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 1 (0.081%) LiveLink
10 1 (0.081%) Drupal
Applications
1 90 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 74 (6.02%) MS Project
3 56 (4.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 49 (3.99%) MS Office
5 30 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.16%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.081%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.081%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.73%) SAP HR
1 9 (0.73%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.65%) Agresso
2 8 (0.65%) SAP Payroll
3 7 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.49%) SAP SD
4 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
4 6 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 5 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
6 4 (0.33%) SAP FI
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (0.24%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.24%) SAP CO
7 3 (0.24%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.24%) Aligne
8 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
8 2 (0.16%) SAP HCM
8 2 (0.16%) SunGard GMI
8 2 (0.16%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (0.41%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (0.41%) PaaS
2 4 (0.33%) SaaS
3 3 (0.24%) SuccessFactors
3 3 (0.24%) Yammer
4 2 (0.16%) FinancialForce.com
4 2 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.081%) Taleo
5 1 (0.081%) HP Helion
5 1 (0.081%) Office 365
5 1 (0.081%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.30%) WAN
2 14 (1.14%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (0.90%) Internet
4 7 (0.57%) LAN
4 7 (0.57%) Intranet
4 7 (0.57%) SAN
5 6 (0.49%) Firewall
6 4 (0.33%) Wireless
7 3 (0.24%) TCP/IP
7 3 (0.24%) VPN
7 3 (0.24%) Network Security
8 2 (0.16%) IMAP
8 2 (0.16%) 4G
8 2 (0.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 2 (0.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
8 2 (0.16%) HTTP
9 1 (0.081%) DHCP
9 1 (0.081%) SSL
9 1 (0.081%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.36%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (2.03%) SQL Server
3 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 10 (0.81%) Big Data
5 8 (0.65%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.49%) QlikView
7 6 (0.49%) MS Access
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.41%) SAP BW
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.33%) Pentaho
9 4 (0.33%) Star Schema
9 4 (0.33%) MySQL
9 4 (0.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.24%) OLTP
10 3 (0.24%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (0.73%) JIRA
2 7 (0.57%) Selenium
2 7 (0.57%) LSMW
3 6 (0.49%) JUnit
4 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.16%) Dreamweaver
6 2 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.16%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.081%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.081%) Ant
7 1 (0.081%) Hudson
7 1 (0.081%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.081%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.081%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.081%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.081%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.081%) TestDirector
7 1 (0.081%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.081%) LoadRunner
General
1 409 (33.28%) Finance
2 169 (13.75%) Banking
3 128 (10.41%) Retail
4 57 (4.64%) Telecoms
5 33 (2.69%) Retail Banking
6 29 (2.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 28 (2.28%) Legal
7 28 (2.28%) Marketing
8 25 (2.03%) Front Office
9 23 (1.87%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.79%) Manufacturing
11 20 (1.63%) Publishing
12 17 (1.38%) Back Office
13 15 (1.22%) Law
14 9 (0.73%) Local Government
15 7 (0.57%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.57%) Advertising
16 6 (0.49%) French Language
17 5 (0.41%) Games
17 5 (0.41%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 328 (26.69%) Analyst
2 311 (25.31%) Project Manager
3 229 (18.63%) Business Analyst
4 112 (9.11%) Architect
5 78 (6.35%) Change Manager
6 74 (6.02%) Programme Manager
7 56 (4.56%) Solutions Architect
8 55 (4.48%) Consultant
9 43 (3.50%) Business Manager
10 35 (2.85%) Developer
11 30 (2.44%) Senior Manager
12 28 (2.28%) IT Project Manager
13 27 (2.20%) Business Change Manager
13 27 (2.20%) SAP Manager
14 25 (2.03%) Data Analyst
14 25 (2.03%) Senior Project Manager
15 23 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
16 22 (1.79%) Business Architect
17 19 (1.55%) Senior Business Analyst
18 18 (1.46%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (1.30%) Web Services
2 15 (1.22%) .NET
3 12 (0.98%) Middleware
4 9 (0.73%) FIX Protocol
4 9 (0.73%) HTML
5 8 (0.65%) XML
6 7 (0.57%) CSS
6 7 (0.57%) SOAP
6 7 (0.57%) SAP Basis
6 7 (0.57%) Spring
7 5 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.41%) REST
8 4 (0.33%) HTML5
8 4 (0.33%) jQuery
8 4 (0.33%) Hibernate
9 3 (0.24%) RESTful
10 2 (0.16%) WCF
10 2 (0.16%) Java EE
10 2 (0.16%) JSON
10 2 (0.16%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 92 (7.49%) Analytical Skills
2 42 (3.42%) NHS
3 34 (2.77%) Management Information System
4 26 (2.12%) FMCG
5 18 (1.46%) PMI
5 18 (1.46%) Derivative
5 18 (1.46%) Life Science
6 15 (1.22%) Mobile App
7 12 (0.98%) User Experience
8 11 (0.90%) Credit Risk
8 11 (0.90%) LIMS
8 11 (0.90%) Equities
9 7 (0.57%) Statistics
10 6 (0.49%) CMDB
10 6 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 6 (0.49%) Social Media
11 5 (0.41%) Open Source
11 5 (0.41%) Data Integration
11 5 (0.41%) Market Risk
11 5 (0.41%) Freedom of Information
Operating Systems
1 23 (1.87%) Windows
2 13 (1.06%) UNIX
3 11 (0.90%) Windows 7
4 5 (0.41%) Windows 8
4 5 (0.41%) Windows 2000 Server
4 5 (0.41%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (0.24%) Linux
6 1 (0.081%) Android
6 1 (0.081%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 335 (27.26%) Project Management
2 179 (14.56%) PRINCE2
3 170 (13.83%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (11.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 116 (9.44%) Business Analysis
6 115 (9.36%) Change Management
7 87 (7.08%) Migration
8 84 (6.83%) Programme Management
9 71 (5.78%) Risk Management
10 67 (5.45%) ITIL
11 58 (4.72%) Waterfall
12 51 (4.15%) User Acceptance Testing
13 50 (4.07%) E-Commerce
14 45 (3.66%) Change Control
15 44 (3.58%) ERP
16 42 (3.42%) Continuous Improvement
17 41 (3.34%) Business Transformation
17 41 (3.34%) Project Planning
18 37 (3.01%) CRM
18 37 (3.01%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 52 (4.23%) SQL
2 15 (1.22%) Java
3 14 (1.14%) C#
4 11 (0.90%) C
5 10 (0.81%) VBA
6 8 (0.65%) JavaScript
7 5 (0.41%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.24%) PHP
9 2 (0.16%) VB
9 2 (0.16%) C++
10 1 (0.081%) Perl
10 1 (0.081%) RPG
10 1 (0.081%) Python
10 1 (0.081%) Ruby
10 1 (0.081%) Lua
10 1 (0.081%) Scala
10 1 (0.081%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 78 (6.35%) Security Cleared
2 72 (5.86%) Degree
3 43 (3.50%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.52%) PMI Certification
5 28 (2.28%) ISEB
6 24 (1.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 23 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 18 (1.46%) CISSP
9 13 (1.06%) PMP
10 9 (0.73%) CISM
11 7 (0.57%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 7 (0.57%) IIBA
11 7 (0.57%) CISMP
12 5 (0.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 5 (0.41%) APMP
13 4 (0.33%) DV Cleared
13 4 (0.33%) CISA
13 4 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
14 3 (0.24%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.24%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (2.77%) QA
2 16 (1.30%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.90%) GxP
3 11 (0.90%) GAMP
4 10 (0.81%) SLA
5 9 (0.73%) GMP
6 8 (0.65%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.65%) Solvency II
7 7 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.41%) FATCA
9 3 (0.24%) P3O
9 3 (0.24%) COBIT
10 2 (0.16%) Basel II
10 2 (0.16%) EMIR
10 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.16%) Basel III
11 1 (0.081%) GAAP
System Software
1 14 (1.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.24%) XenApp
4 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (0.73%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.081%) Nagios
2 1 (0.081%) SCCM
2 1 (0.081%) SCOM
Vendors
1 82 (6.67%) SAP
2 78 (6.35%) Microsoft
3 49 (3.99%) Oracle
4 20 (1.63%) Citrix
5 13 (1.06%) IBM
6 12 (0.98%) hybris
7 11 (0.90%) CheckPoint
7 11 (0.90%) Remedy
8 8 (0.65%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (0.49%) Hyperion
9 6 (0.49%) Lotus
9 6 (0.49%) Business Objects
9 6 (0.49%) VMware
9 6 (0.49%) Teradata
10 5 (0.41%) OpenText
10 5 (0.41%) Cisco
10 5 (0.41%) BMC
10 5 (0.41%) TIBCO
10 5 (0.41%) ATG
11 4 (0.33%) Ariba
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 22 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Sanderson
Rate: £450 - £475 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
West Yorkshire
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Market related
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
Rate: £220 - £230 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hunter Macdonald Ltd
Salary: Excellent Base Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
East London
JM
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Vivid Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £55k - 70k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £275 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £500.00 - £550.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Eaglecliff
Rate: From £265 to £355 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago