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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 183 200 221
Rank change year-on-year
+17 +21
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 676 592 445
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.31% 1.17% 0.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.51% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 464 449 287
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £434 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.78% +8.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 3
Average hourly rate £32.02 £42.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.66% +142.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.34 £24.90 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.98 £45.60 £23.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.27 £32.26 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+12.42% +51.81%

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
41710 39321 37141
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.10% 77.61% 76.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 27291 25151 22514
Average daily rate £425 £422 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.73% +5.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1208 1037 1128
Average hourly rate £39.31 £26.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+51.17% -5.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £46.50 £52.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £27.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+45.45% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 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
(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 +20 638 £425 -9.09% 146
London +26 306 £450 -10.00% 69
South East -23 82 £400 -17.94% 16
Yorkshire +14 62 £410 +3.53% 13
West Yorkshire +16 52 £400 -3.61% 10
North West 0 49 £520 +48.57% 14
South West +1 43 £375 -23.70% 8
West Midlands +6 40 £400 - 13
City of London +23 36 £550 +10.00% 22
Leeds +2 33 £384 -26.90% 9
East of England -22 27 £413 +3.12% 5
Manchester -5 25 £513 +17.14% 5
East Midlands +4 22 £393 -3.38% 3
Buckinghamshire +25 20 £435 -0.57% 4
Berkshire -6 20 £463 -9.75% 3
Milton Keynes +19 19 £439 -2.50% 4
Birmingham +8 19 £403 +0.62% 8
Wiltshire -2 19 £369 -32.33%
Scotland -22 15 £375 -13.29% 10
West Sussex +16 12 £375 -6.25% 3
Nottinghamshire -2 11 - - 2
Nottingham -3 11 - - 2
Cambridgeshire +1 10 £465 +16.25% 2
Wales 0 9 £325 -10.34% 1
South Wales -2 9 £325 -10.34% 1
Reading -10 9 £500 - 2
Cheshire -2 8 £350 +27.27% 5
Bristol -11 8 £375 -11.76% 5
Edinburgh -19 8 £375 -18.47% 4
Ealing - 8 £313 - 1

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 416 (30.79%) Finance
2 349 (25.83%) Project Management
3 207 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
4 169 (12.51%) PRINCE2
5 164 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 150 (11.10%) Change Management
7 131 (9.70%) Business Analysis
8 130 (9.62%) Retail
9 119 (8.81%) Banking
10 108 (7.99%) Security Cleared
11 103 (7.62%) Migration
12 100 (7.40%) Microsoft
13 96 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
14 92 (6.81%) SAP
14 92 (6.81%) Programme Management
15 91 (6.74%) Risk Management
15 91 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
16 87 (6.44%) Data Modelling
17 83 (6.14%) MS Excel
18 74 (5.48%) SQL
19 73 (5.40%) CRM
20 68 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
21 65 (4.81%) Oracle
22 62 (4.59%) MS Project
22 62 (4.59%) ERP
23 61 (4.52%) ITIL
24 60 (4.44%) Management Information System
25 59 (4.37%) SC Cleared
26 58 (4.29%) Degree
27 55 (4.07%) SharePoint

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 55 (4.07%) SharePoint
2 18 (1.33%) CMS
3 12 (0.89%) SAS
4 6 (0.44%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (0.37%) IIS
5 5 (0.37%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 3 (0.22%) Alfresco
6 3 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.22%) Lync
6 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
6 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.15%) Documentum
7 2 (0.15%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.15%) LiveLink
7 2 (0.15%) MS Project Server
7 2 (0.15%) Node.js
7 2 (0.15%) Oracle Coherence
7 2 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 83 (6.14%) MS Excel
2 62 (4.59%) MS Project
3 39 (2.89%) MS Office
4 38 (2.81%) MS Visio
5 31 (2.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.59%) SAP SRM
3 7 (0.52%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 7 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 6 (0.44%) Dynamics AX
4 6 (0.44%) SAP CO
4 6 (0.44%) SAP FI
4 6 (0.44%) SAP FI/CO
5 5 (0.37%) Oracle Retail
5 5 (0.37%) Unit4 Business World
6 4 (0.30%) Oracle ERP
6 4 (0.30%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (0.30%) SunGard Martini
7 3 (0.22%) Loan IQ
7 3 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.22%) SystmOne
7 3 (0.22%) Tercero
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle General Ledger
8 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 30 (2.22%) Office 365
2 16 (1.18%) SuccessFactors
3 12 (0.89%) Taleo
4 10 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (0.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (0.37%) SaaS
7 2 (0.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
7 2 (0.15%) Google Tag Manager
7 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.074%) Adobe Analytics
8 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.074%) Google Apps
8 1 (0.074%) IaaS
8 1 (0.074%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (1.92%) WAN
2 21 (1.55%) Firewall
3 20 (1.48%) LAN
4 19 (1.41%) Intranet
5 15 (1.11%) Internet
6 10 (0.74%) VPN
7 8 (0.59%) Network Security
8 7 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (0.37%) Wireless
10 4 (0.30%) DVB
10 4 (0.30%) FTP
10 4 (0.30%) HTTP
10 4 (0.30%) LDAP
10 4 (0.30%) SAN
11 3 (0.22%) IP Telephony
11 3 (0.22%) MPLS
11 3 (0.22%) VoIP
12 2 (0.15%) Intrusion Detection
12 2 (0.15%) ISDN
12 2 (0.15%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 68 (5.03%) Data Warehouse
2 35 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 29 (2.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 25 (1.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 22 (1.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 18 (1.33%) SQL Server 2008
7 12 (0.89%) Big Data
8 11 (0.81%) QlikView
9 10 (0.74%) SAP BW
10 8 (0.59%) Informix
10 8 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
10 8 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 8 (0.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 6 (0.44%) Hadoop
11 6 (0.44%) Power BI
12 5 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
12 5 (0.37%) Cognos Framework Manager
12 5 (0.37%) DB2
12 5 (0.37%) SAP HANA
13 4 (0.30%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (0.44%) JIRA
1 6 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (0.37%) Talend Open Studio
3 3 (0.22%) Axure RP
3 3 (0.22%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.22%) HP UFT
3 3 (0.22%) Selenium
3 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.15%) ERwin
4 2 (0.15%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.15%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.15%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.15%) Maven
5 1 (0.074%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.074%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.074%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.074%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.074%) Rational Rose
5 1 (0.074%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (0.074%) VersionOne
General
1 416 (30.79%) Finance
2 130 (9.62%) Retail
3 119 (8.81%) Banking
4 52 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 41 (3.03%) Legal
6 38 (2.81%) Marketing
7 36 (2.66%) Law
8 27 (2.00%) Investment Banking
9 25 (1.85%) Advertising
10 19 (1.41%) Front Office
11 18 (1.33%) Publishing
12 15 (1.11%) Billing
12 15 (1.11%) Manufacturing
13 12 (0.89%) Retail Banking
14 11 (0.81%) Back Office
14 11 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 10 (0.74%) Local Government
16 9 (0.67%) Automotive
17 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
18 4 (0.30%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 403 (29.83%) Analyst
2 343 (25.39%) Project Manager
3 242 (17.91%) Business Analyst
4 129 (9.55%) Architect
5 62 (4.59%) Programme Manager
6 58 (4.29%) Consultant
7 57 (4.22%) IT Manager
8 43 (3.18%) Developer
9 42 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
10 41 (3.03%) IT Project Manager
11 37 (2.74%) Senior Manager
12 35 (2.59%) Senior Analyst
13 34 (2.52%) Data Architect
14 31 (2.29%) Change Manager
15 30 (2.22%) Data Analyst
15 30 (2.22%) Financial Analyst
16 29 (2.15%) PMO Analyst
16 29 (2.15%) Senior Project Manager
16 29 (2.15%) Service Analyst
17 28 (2.07%) Enterprise Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (2.15%) Web Services
2 19 (1.41%) .NET
3 11 (0.81%) Middleware
4 9 (0.67%) HTML
5 8 (0.59%) XML
6 7 (0.52%) CSS
6 7 (0.52%) REST
7 6 (0.44%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.44%) CSS3
7 6 (0.44%) HTML5
7 6 (0.44%) jQuery
7 6 (0.44%) SOAP
8 5 (0.37%) Oracle Fusion
9 4 (0.30%) SAP Basis
10 3 (0.22%) WCF
11 2 (0.15%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.15%) Gherkin
11 2 (0.15%) JMS
11 2 (0.15%) LINQ to SQL
11 2 (0.15%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.11%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (4.44%) Management Information System
3 53 (3.92%) NHS
4 37 (2.74%) User Experience
5 31 (2.29%) Data Centre
6 19 (1.41%) FMCG
7 14 (1.04%) PMI
8 12 (0.89%) Learning Management System
9 11 (0.81%) Credit Risk
9 11 (0.81%) Data Protection Act
9 11 (0.81%) Online Banking
10 10 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 10 (0.74%) Performance Metrics
11 9 (0.67%) Smart Meter
11 9 (0.67%) Video on Demand
12 8 (0.59%) Blackberry
12 8 (0.59%) Data Integration
13 7 (0.52%) Computer Science
13 7 (0.52%) Social Media
14 6 (0.44%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 40 (2.96%) Windows
2 13 (0.96%) Unix
2 13 (0.96%) Windows 7
3 8 (0.59%) Linux
4 7 (0.52%) Android
4 7 (0.52%) Apple iOS
4 7 (0.52%) Solaris
5 5 (0.37%) AIX
5 5 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.30%) Windows XP
7 3 (0.22%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.074%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.074%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.074%) pSOS
9 1 (0.074%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 349 (25.83%) Project Management
2 207 (15.32%) Agile Software Development
3 169 (12.51%) PRINCE2
4 164 (12.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (11.10%) Change Management
6 131 (9.70%) Business Analysis
7 103 (7.62%) Migration
8 92 (6.81%) Programme Management
9 91 (6.74%) Business Intelligence
9 91 (6.74%) Risk Management
10 87 (6.44%) Data Modelling
11 73 (5.40%) CRM
12 62 (4.59%) ERP
13 61 (4.52%) ITIL
14 53 (3.92%) Scrum
15 51 (3.77%) Data Analysis
16 50 (3.70%) Waterfall
17 48 (3.55%) Coaching
18 47 (3.48%) User Acceptance Testing
19 46 (3.40%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 74 (5.48%) SQL
2 16 (1.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (1.04%) Python
4 13 (0.96%) Java
5 12 (0.89%) C#
5 12 (0.89%) VBA
6 11 (0.81%) C
7 9 (0.67%) T-SQL
8 8 (0.59%) C++
9 3 (0.22%) VB
10 2 (0.15%) PHP
10 2 (0.15%) R
11 1 (0.074%) ABAP
11 1 (0.074%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.074%) Perl
Qualifications
1 108 (7.99%) Security Cleared
2 59 (4.37%) SC Cleared
3 58 (4.29%) Degree
4 32 (2.37%) PMI Certification
4 32 (2.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 30 (2.22%) DV Cleared
6 29 (2.15%) PMP
7 23 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 22 (1.63%) ISEB
9 19 (1.41%) APMP
10 13 (0.96%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.52%) CISSP
11 7 (0.52%) HNC
12 4 (0.30%) CISM
12 4 (0.30%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.30%) IIBA
12 4 (0.30%) ISTQB
12 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.22%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.22%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 53 (3.92%) Data Quality
2 32 (2.37%) QA
3 19 (1.41%) Disclosure Scotland
4 14 (1.04%) SLA
5 10 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.74%) RMADS
6 7 (0.52%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (0.44%) COBIT
8 4 (0.30%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.15%) JSP 440
10 2 (0.15%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.074%) COREP
11 1 (0.074%) COSO
11 1 (0.074%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.074%) FATCA
11 1 (0.074%) FINREP
11 1 (0.074%) MiFID
11 1 (0.074%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.074%) WCAG
System Software
1 23 (1.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.30%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.22%) XenApp
4 2 (0.15%) NDS
4 2 (0.15%) Novell eDirectory
4 2 (0.15%) Snort
4 2 (0.15%) UAG
4 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.074%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (0.074%) HDFS
5 1 (0.074%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 6 (0.44%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (0.37%) SCCM
3 2 (0.15%) Bacula
3 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.074%) ITRS Geneos
4 1 (0.074%) SCOM
4 1 (0.074%) vMotion
Vendors
1 100 (7.40%) Microsoft
2 92 (6.81%) SAP
3 65 (4.81%) Oracle
4 22 (1.63%) Cisco
5 14 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
6 12 (0.89%) Adobe
7 11 (0.81%) Saba
8 10 (0.74%) Citrix
8 10 (0.74%) Cognos
9 8 (0.59%) IBM
9 8 (0.59%) OpenText
9 8 (0.59%) ReadSoft
10 7 (0.52%) VMware
11 6 (0.44%) BT
11 6 (0.44%) CheckPoint
11 6 (0.44%) Informatica
11 6 (0.44%) Red Hat
11 6 (0.44%) Remedy
11 6 (0.44%) Sitecore
11 6 (0.44%) Teradata
City, London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Dome Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol Area
Venn Group
Rate: £400 - £700 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Uniting Ambition
Rate: 750 - 850
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Data Idols
Rate: From £400 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Rate: £700 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Reed Technology
Rate: £400 - £500 per day + negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Red10
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £351 per day + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
IQ Public Sector
Rate: £150 - £175 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
JM
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £380 - £430 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Reed Technology
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Streamline Connections
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Acumin
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + - negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £501600 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Jenrick IT
Rate: Highly Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
North West England
Real Staffing
Rate: £550 - £700 per day + (dependent on experience)
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £500 - £501600 per day + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago