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 30 March 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
30 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 170 205 246
Rank change year-on-year
+35 +41
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 667 533 360
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.23% 1.02% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.62% 1.36% 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 354 277
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£450 £428 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -1.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 5
Average hourly rate £40.00 £21.25 £57.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+88.23% -63.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.80 £18.25 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £24.25 £128.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.25 £61.25
% change year-on-year
+88.23% -65.30%

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
41243 39297 33632
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.22% 74.96% 73.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25676 24119 20154
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1168 1115 1095
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.26 £12.21 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.18
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 30 March 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 30 March 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 30 March 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 +30 614 £450 +2.85% 92
London -12 250 £475 +1.06% 39
South East +15 97 £550 +37.50% 13
North West +19 68 £425 +14.47% 11
East of England +36 53 £400 -3.03% 9
City of London +11 52 £500 +5.26% 13
Yorkshire +19 47 £375 +3.44% 5
Manchester +16 44 £413 -8.33% 5
Scotland +12 41 £420 +12.00%
West Yorkshire +16 38 £373 +16.40% 2
South West -3 32 £450 +15.01% 10
Hampshire +11 31 £600 +79.10% 2
West Midlands +4 31 £400 - 1
Surrey +11 26 £500 +17.64% 4
East Midlands -5 25 £313 -21.87% 3
Berkshire +2 21 £500 +33.33% 2
Southampton +5 20 £600 +252.94%
Glasgow +12 19 £425 -
Bedfordshire +14 18 £494 +19.69%
Bradford - 18 £153 - 2
Edinburgh -3 16 £350 -6.66%
Cambridgeshire +14 13 £350 +18.64% 5
Leeds 0 13 £375 +10.29%
Wiltshire +11 12 £424 -0.29% 2
Luton - 12 £475 -
Guildford - 12 £335 - 1
North East +11 11 £365 -5.80% 1
Ipswich +11 10 £475 - 1
Suffolk +6 10 £475 +137.50% 1
Bristol -2 9 £450 +17.64% 6

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 March 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.

1 403 (32.95%) Finance
2 319 (26.08%) Project Management
3 174 (14.23%) PRINCE2
4 171 (13.98%) Banking
5 169 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
6 148 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
7 126 (10.30%) Retail
8 113 (9.24%) Business Analysis
9 106 (8.67%) Change Management
10 96 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
11 86 (7.03%) MS Excel
12 85 (6.95%) Migration
13 84 (6.87%) SAP
13 84 (6.87%) Programme Management
14 78 (6.38%) Security Cleared
15 74 (6.05%) Degree
16 72 (5.89%) Microsoft
17 70 (5.72%) MS Project
18 69 (5.64%) Risk Management
19 63 (5.15%) ITIL
20 57 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
21 56 (4.58%) Waterfall
21 56 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
22 55 (4.50%) Telecoms
23 50 (4.09%) MS Office
24 49 (4.01%) E-Commerce
25 48 (3.92%) SQL
26 45 (3.68%) Oracle
26 45 (3.68%) SC Cleared
27 42 (3.43%) Change Control

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 37 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (0.65%) MS Exchange
3 7 (0.57%) CMS
3 7 (0.57%) WebSphere
3 7 (0.57%) Lync
4 6 (0.49%) IBM Notes
5 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 5 (0.41%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (0.33%) IIS
6 4 (0.33%) SAS
6 4 (0.33%) MS Project Server
7 3 (0.25%) Drupal
7 3 (0.25%) Documentum
7 3 (0.25%) WebLogic
7 3 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
8 2 (0.16%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.082%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.082%) SharePoint Server
9 1 (0.082%) Mule
9 1 (0.082%) WordPress
Applications
1 86 (7.03%) MS Excel
2 70 (5.72%) MS Project
3 56 (4.58%) MS PowerPoint
4 50 (4.09%) MS Office
5 30 (2.45%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.41%) Photoshop
7 4 (0.33%) Adobe Illustrator
8 3 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.082%) PowerPivot
9 1 (0.082%) Adobe After Effects
9 1 (0.082%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 9 (0.74%) SAP HR
1 9 (0.74%) SAP ERP
2 7 (0.57%) Agresso
2 7 (0.57%) SAP Payroll
3 6 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (0.49%) SAP SD
3 6 (0.49%) Dynamics CRM
3 6 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (0.33%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.25%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.25%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.25%) SAP PM
6 3 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (0.25%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (0.25%) Aligne
7 2 (0.16%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.16%) SunGard GMI
7 2 (0.16%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 5 (0.41%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (0.41%) PaaS
2 4 (0.33%) SaaS
3 3 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.16%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.16%) Yammer
4 2 (0.16%) IaaS
5 1 (0.082%) Office 365
5 1 (0.082%) Taleo
5 1 (0.082%) Force.com
5 1 (0.082%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.39%) WAN
2 14 (1.14%) Radio Access Network
3 11 (0.90%) Internet
4 8 (0.65%) SAN
4 8 (0.65%) LAN
5 7 (0.57%) Firewall
6 6 (0.49%) Intranet
7 4 (0.33%) Wireless
8 3 (0.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.25%) VPN
9 2 (0.16%) DHCP
9 2 (0.16%) Ethernet
9 2 (0.16%) HTTP
9 2 (0.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 2 (0.16%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 2 (0.16%) Unified Communications
9 2 (0.16%) 4G
9 2 (0.16%) IMAP
9 2 (0.16%) Network Security
10 1 (0.082%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
2 25 (2.04%) SQL Server
3 13 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 12 (0.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (0.74%) Big Data
6 7 (0.57%) Oracle Database
6 7 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 7 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 6 (0.49%) QlikView
8 5 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
8 5 (0.41%) MS Access
8 5 (0.41%) SAP BW
9 4 (0.33%) MySQL
9 4 (0.33%) Oracle Database 11g
9 4 (0.33%) NoSQL
9 4 (0.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 3 (0.25%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.25%) OLTP
10 3 (0.25%) Star Schema
11 2 (0.16%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 10 (0.82%) JIRA
2 7 (0.57%) LSMW
3 6 (0.49%) Selenium
4 5 (0.41%) JUnit
4 5 (0.41%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (0.16%) Rational DOORS
6 2 (0.16%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.082%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.082%) Ant
7 1 (0.082%) Hudson
7 1 (0.082%) SpecFlow
7 1 (0.082%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.082%) Ranorex
7 1 (0.082%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.082%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.082%) LoadRunner
7 1 (0.082%) Maven
7 1 (0.082%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.082%) Dreamweaver
General
1 403 (32.95%) Finance
2 171 (13.98%) Banking
3 126 (10.30%) Retail
4 55 (4.50%) Telecoms
5 35 (2.86%) Retail Banking
6 33 (2.70%) Legal
7 31 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 29 (2.37%) Marketing
9 24 (1.96%) Front Office
10 22 (1.80%) Investment Banking
11 21 (1.72%) Manufacturing
12 20 (1.64%) Publishing
13 14 (1.14%) Law
14 13 (1.06%) Back Office
15 9 (0.74%) Local Government
16 6 (0.49%) French Language
16 6 (0.49%) Financial Institution
17 5 (0.41%) Automotive
17 5 (0.41%) Games
18 4 (0.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 329 (26.90%) Analyst
2 297 (24.28%) Project Manager
3 232 (18.97%) Business Analyst
4 114 (9.32%) Architect
5 81 (6.62%) Change Manager
6 80 (6.54%) Programme Manager
7 57 (4.66%) Solutions Architect
8 51 (4.17%) Consultant
9 44 (3.60%) Business Manager
10 33 (2.70%) Developer
11 29 (2.37%) IT Project Manager
12 28 (2.29%) Business Change Manager
13 27 (2.21%) Data Analyst
13 27 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
13 27 (2.21%) SAP Manager
14 26 (2.13%) Senior Manager
15 24 (1.96%) Business Architect
16 23 (1.88%) Senior Business Analyst
17 21 (1.72%) Test Manager
18 20 (1.64%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (1.64%) Web Services
2 14 (1.14%) .NET
3 11 (0.90%) HTML
4 9 (0.74%) CSS
5 8 (0.65%) Middleware
6 7 (0.57%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (0.57%) SAP Basis
6 7 (0.57%) XML
7 5 (0.41%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.41%) Spring
7 5 (0.41%) SOAP
7 5 (0.41%) REST
8 4 (0.33%) jQuery
8 4 (0.33%) HTML5
9 3 (0.25%) Hibernate
10 2 (0.16%) WCF
10 2 (0.16%) Java EE
10 2 (0.16%) JSON
10 2 (0.16%) Application Packaging
10 2 (0.16%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 96 (7.85%) Analytical Skills
2 40 (3.27%) NHS
3 31 (2.53%) FMCG
4 30 (2.45%) Management Information System
5 19 (1.55%) PMI
5 19 (1.55%) Derivative
6 18 (1.47%) Life Science
7 16 (1.31%) Mobile App
8 15 (1.23%) User Experience
9 11 (0.90%) Equities
10 10 (0.82%) LIMS
11 8 (0.65%) Credit Risk
12 7 (0.57%) Statistics
13 6 (0.49%) Freedom of Information
13 6 (0.49%) Data Integration
13 6 (0.49%) Social Media
14 5 (0.41%) Open Source
14 5 (0.41%) Computer Science
15 4 (0.33%) Smartphone
15 4 (0.33%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 18 (1.47%) Windows
2 11 (0.90%) Windows 7
3 10 (0.82%) UNIX
4 5 (0.41%) Windows XP
4 5 (0.41%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.25%) Linux
6 2 (0.16%) Windows 2000 Server
6 2 (0.16%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.082%) Android
7 1 (0.082%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 319 (26.08%) Project Management
2 174 (14.23%) PRINCE2
3 169 (13.82%) Agile Software Development
4 148 (12.10%) Stakeholder Management
5 113 (9.24%) Business Analysis
6 106 (8.67%) Change Management
7 85 (6.95%) Migration
8 84 (6.87%) Programme Management
9 69 (5.64%) Risk Management
10 63 (5.15%) ITIL
11 57 (4.66%) User Acceptance Testing
12 56 (4.58%) Waterfall
13 49 (4.01%) E-Commerce
14 42 (3.43%) Change Control
15 41 (3.35%) Continuous Improvement
16 40 (3.27%) Data Migration
17 39 (3.19%) ERP
18 38 (3.11%) Business Intelligence
18 38 (3.11%) Project Planning
18 38 (3.11%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 48 (3.92%) SQL
2 13 (1.06%) C#
2 13 (1.06%) Java
3 10 (0.82%) C
4 9 (0.74%) JavaScript
5 7 (0.57%) VBA
6 5 (0.41%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.16%) PHP
7 2 (0.16%) C++
7 2 (0.16%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.082%) Ruby
8 1 (0.082%) Scala
8 1 (0.082%) Perl
8 1 (0.082%) RPG
8 1 (0.082%) VB
Qualifications
1 78 (6.38%) Security Cleared
2 74 (6.05%) Degree
3 45 (3.68%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.53%) ISEB
5 30 (2.45%) PMI Certification
6 23 (1.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 22 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 17 (1.39%) CISSP
9 11 (0.90%) PMP
10 10 (0.82%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 8 (0.65%) CISM
12 7 (0.57%) CISMP
12 7 (0.57%) IIBA
13 5 (0.41%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
13 5 (0.41%) APMP
13 5 (0.41%) ITIL Certification
14 4 (0.33%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.25%) Six Sigma Black Belt
15 3 (0.25%) CISA
16 2 (0.16%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (3.11%) QA
2 16 (1.31%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.90%) SLA
4 10 (0.82%) GAMP
4 10 (0.82%) GxP
5 9 (0.74%) Solvency II
5 9 (0.74%) GMP
6 8 (0.65%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 5 (0.41%) FATCA
9 3 (0.25%) EMIR
9 3 (0.25%) COBIT
9 3 (0.25%) Basel III
10 2 (0.16%) Basel II
10 2 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.16%) PMBOK
10 2 (0.16%) P3O
11 1 (0.082%) GAAP
11 1 (0.082%) MiFID
System Software
1 13 (1.06%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.25%) XenApp
4 2 (0.16%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.082%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.082%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.082%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 14 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.082%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (0.082%) Nagios
2 1 (0.082%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.082%) SCCM
Vendors
1 84 (6.87%) SAP
2 72 (5.89%) Microsoft
3 45 (3.68%) Oracle
4 16 (1.31%) Citrix
5 13 (1.06%) IBM
6 11 (0.90%) CheckPoint
6 11 (0.90%) hybris
7 10 (0.82%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (0.49%) Lotus
8 6 (0.49%) Hyperion
8 6 (0.49%) Cisco
8 6 (0.49%) Business Objects
8 6 (0.49%) VMware
9 5 (0.41%) HP
9 5 (0.41%) ATG
10 4 (0.33%) OpenText
10 4 (0.33%) Remedy
10 4 (0.33%) Ariba
10 4 (0.33%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (0.25%) OpenLink
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
IT Retail People Ltd
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: 3 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Milton Keynes
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Swansea, West Glamorgan
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £450 - £470 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £350 per annum + competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: £650 - £750 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Greater Manchester
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 5 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Blue Town Online
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Aston Carter
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £375 - 400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago