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 22 December 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
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 204 229 272
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +43
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 566 455 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.04% 0.88% 0.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.39% 1.20% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 428 306 260
Average daily rate
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£450 £430 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +7.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £622
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +7.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 0
Average hourly rate £44.00 £12.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+266.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - -

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
40696 38031 35236
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.64% 73.82% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26662 23403 20710
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £365 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1104 1181 1433
Average hourly rate £24.00 £25.88 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.24% -13.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 22 December 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 22 December 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 22 December 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 +20 529 £460 +4.54% 79
London +23 242 £500 +5.26% 31
South East +9 95 £436 +2.64% 12
South West -12 52 £482 +14.64% 8
East of England +5 43 £438 +9.37% 7
City of London -24 43 £470 +2.11% 10
Yorkshire +2 34 £400 -5.43% 10
North West +8 30 £369 -1.66% 3
Scotland +9 29 £428 +0.58% 2
Surrey +11 28 £338 -28.94% 5
West Yorkshire -10 22 £450 +6.38% 7
Bristol +1 21 £425 - 1
Berkshire +3 18 £450 +9.09% 2
Wiltshire +3 18 £545 +26.74% 3
Edinburgh -13 17 £450 +3.44% 1
Cambridgeshire +2 16 £400 +40.35%
Hampshire -17 15 £488 +1.56% 2
Swindon +3 14 £560 +24.44% 3
Manchester 0 14 £400 +18.51% 3
West Midlands -10 14 £400 +5.26% 2
East Midlands +3 13 £213 -45.16% 5
Buckinghamshire -4 13 £400 - 3
Oxfordshire -8 13 £450 -2.70%
Hertfordshire +9 11 £475 +6.74% 4
Bradford +2 10 - - 3
North Yorkshire - 10 £375 - 2
Leeds -10 8 £513 +51.85% 4
North East -21 8 £513 +61.41%
Milton Keynes - 7 £450 - 2
York - 7 £385 -

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 December 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.

1 342 (29.13%) Finance
2 287 (24.45%) Project Management
3 172 (14.65%) PRINCE2
4 154 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
5 143 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
6 139 (11.84%) Banking
7 120 (10.22%) Retail
8 110 (9.37%) Change Management
9 108 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
10 101 (8.60%) SAP
11 98 (8.35%) Business Analysis
12 95 (8.09%) Migration
13 88 (7.50%) Security Cleared
14 82 (6.98%) MS Excel
15 72 (6.13%) Programme Management
16 66 (5.62%) Microsoft
17 65 (5.54%) Risk Management
18 63 (5.37%) ITIL
19 57 (4.86%) Oracle
20 55 (4.68%) SharePoint
20 55 (4.68%) Degree
21 54 (4.60%) SQL
21 54 (4.60%) MS Office
22 51 (4.34%) E-Commerce
23 50 (4.26%) Data Migration
24 48 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
24 48 (4.09%) NHS
25 46 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
26 44 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
27 41 (3.49%) Project Planning

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 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 55 (4.68%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.19%) Lync
3 10 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
4 9 (0.77%) SAS
5 8 (0.68%) CMS
5 8 (0.68%) SharePoint 2013
6 7 (0.60%) MS Exchange
7 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 4 (0.34%) WordPress
8 4 (0.34%) IIS
8 4 (0.34%) IBM Notes
9 3 (0.26%) Documentum
9 3 (0.26%) Joomla!
9 3 (0.26%) Drupal
10 2 (0.17%) Alfresco
10 2 (0.17%) MS Project Server
10 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.17%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.085%) Oracle Workflow
11 1 (0.085%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 82 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 54 (4.60%) MS Office
3 46 (3.92%) MS PowerPoint
4 34 (2.90%) MS Project
5 27 (2.30%) MS Visio
6 6 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 3 (0.26%) Spreadsheet
8 1 (0.085%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.085%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.085%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 10 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (0.68%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.51%) Agresso
3 6 (0.51%) SAP HR
3 6 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.43%) SAP FI/CO
4 5 (0.43%) SAP CO
4 5 (0.43%) SAP FI
4 5 (0.43%) Google Analytics
5 4 (0.34%) Cerner Millennium
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 4 (0.34%) SAP FSCM
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.34%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.26%) SAP EWM
6 3 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 7 (0.60%) SaaS
2 5 (0.43%) PaaS
3 4 (0.34%) IaaS
4 2 (0.17%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.085%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (0.085%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.085%) Office 365
5 1 (0.085%) Force.com
5 1 (0.085%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.87%) Firewall
2 21 (1.79%) WAN
3 13 (1.11%) LAN
3 13 (1.11%) Internet
4 11 (0.94%) Intranet
5 7 (0.60%) SAN
5 7 (0.60%) Network Security
6 5 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (0.43%) DHCP
7 4 (0.34%) VPN
7 4 (0.34%) DNS
7 4 (0.34%) NAS
7 4 (0.34%) Wireless
8 3 (0.26%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.26%) Unified Communications
8 3 (0.26%) HTTP
8 3 (0.26%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.26%) VoIP
9 2 (0.17%) ISDN
9 2 (0.17%) PSTN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (2.04%) SQL Server
1 24 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (0.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 9 (0.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (0.60%) Big Data
4 7 (0.60%) Oracle Database
4 7 (0.60%) Data Mining
5 6 (0.51%) EDRMS
6 5 (0.43%) Relational Database
6 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
7 4 (0.34%) Star Schema
7 4 (0.34%) QlikView
7 4 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (0.34%) SAP BW
7 4 (0.34%) MS Access
7 4 (0.34%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (0.26%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle BI EE
8 3 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (0.94%) JIRA
2 5 (0.43%) Rational Rose
3 4 (0.34%) LSMW
4 3 (0.26%) ERwin
4 3 (0.26%) QuickTest Pro
4 3 (0.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.17%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.17%) Toad
5 2 (0.17%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.17%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.085%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.085%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.085%) WATIR
6 1 (0.085%) Selenium
6 1 (0.085%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.085%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.085%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.085%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.085%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 342 (29.13%) Finance
2 139 (11.84%) Banking
3 120 (10.22%) Retail
4 36 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 34 (2.90%) Legal
5 34 (2.90%) Marketing
6 30 (2.56%) Investment Banking
7 25 (2.13%) Retail Banking
8 24 (2.04%) Pharmaceutical
9 22 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.62%) Publishing
11 17 (1.45%) Back Office
12 12 (1.02%) Front Office
13 10 (0.85%) Law
14 8 (0.68%) Automotive
14 8 (0.68%) Local Government
15 5 (0.43%) Financial Institution
16 4 (0.34%) General Ledger
16 4 (0.34%) Portuguese Language
16 4 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 307 (26.15%) Project Manager
2 295 (25.13%) Analyst
3 220 (18.74%) Business Analyst
4 105 (8.94%) Architect
5 61 (5.20%) Change Manager
6 54 (4.60%) Programme Manager
7 53 (4.51%) Consultant
8 45 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
9 32 (2.73%) SAP Manager
10 31 (2.64%) Business Manager
10 31 (2.64%) Developer
11 27 (2.30%) Senior Analyst
11 27 (2.30%) IT Project Manager
12 24 (2.04%) Data Analyst
13 23 (1.96%) Security Manager
14 21 (1.79%) Service Manager
14 21 (1.79%) Senior Business Analyst
14 21 (1.79%) Senior Manager
15 19 (1.62%) Security Project Manager
16 16 (1.36%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (1.53%) HTML
2 13 (1.11%) .NET
2 13 (1.11%) Middleware
3 10 (0.85%) Web Services
4 8 (0.68%) CSS
5 6 (0.51%) XML
5 6 (0.51%) ASP.NET
5 6 (0.51%) SAP XI
5 6 (0.51%) SAP PI
6 5 (0.43%) jQuery
7 4 (0.34%) HTML5
7 4 (0.34%) Visualforce
8 3 (0.26%) AngularJS
8 3 (0.26%) FIX Protocol
8 3 (0.26%) RESTful
8 3 (0.26%) JSON
9 2 (0.17%) WCF
9 2 (0.17%) Java EE
9 2 (0.17%) Mason
9 2 (0.17%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 108 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.09%) NHS
3 38 (3.24%) FMCG
4 35 (2.98%) Management Information System
5 17 (1.45%) User Experience
6 16 (1.36%) Mobile App
7 15 (1.28%) Data Protection Act
8 14 (1.19%) Social Media
9 12 (1.02%) PMI
10 11 (0.94%) Derivative
10 11 (0.94%) Data Integration
11 8 (0.68%) Credit Risk
11 8 (0.68%) Data Structures
11 8 (0.68%) Equities
12 7 (0.60%) Computer Science
13 6 (0.51%) Freedom of Information
13 6 (0.51%) Open Source
14 5 (0.43%) Market Risk
14 5 (0.43%) SCADA
15 4 (0.34%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 26 (2.21%) Windows
2 12 (1.02%) Windows 7
3 8 (0.68%) Linux
4 4 (0.34%) Windows XP
4 4 (0.34%) Windows 8
5 3 (0.26%) UNIX
6 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.085%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.085%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 287 (24.45%) Project Management
2 172 (14.65%) PRINCE2
3 154 (13.12%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (12.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 110 (9.37%) Change Management
6 98 (8.35%) Business Analysis
7 95 (8.09%) Migration
8 72 (6.13%) Programme Management
9 65 (5.54%) Risk Management
10 63 (5.37%) ITIL
11 51 (4.34%) E-Commerce
12 50 (4.26%) Data Migration
13 48 (4.09%) Business Intelligence
14 44 (3.75%) User Acceptance Testing
15 41 (3.49%) Project Planning
16 39 (3.32%) CRM
16 39 (3.32%) ERP
17 37 (3.15%) Waterfall
18 33 (2.81%) Service Delivery
19 32 (2.73%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 54 (4.60%) SQL
2 10 (0.85%) JavaScript
3 9 (0.77%) C#
3 9 (0.77%) Java
4 8 (0.68%) VBA
5 6 (0.51%) C
6 5 (0.43%) T-SQL
7 4 (0.34%) Apex Code
8 3 (0.26%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.17%) PHP
10 1 (0.085%) Perl
10 1 (0.085%) C++
10 1 (0.085%) VB
10 1 (0.085%) Python
10 1 (0.085%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.085%) Ruby
10 1 (0.085%) Groovy
10 1 (0.085%) Scala
Qualifications
1 88 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 55 (4.68%) Degree
3 39 (3.32%) SC Cleared
4 23 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 23 (1.96%) PMI Certification
5 20 (1.70%) ISEB
6 19 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 11 (0.94%) PMP
8 10 (0.85%) CISSP
9 8 (0.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 7 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.60%) CISM
11 5 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
12 4 (0.34%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 4 (0.34%) IIBA
12 4 (0.34%) Six Sigma Black Belt
12 4 (0.34%) BC Cleared
13 3 (0.26%) CISA
13 3 (0.26%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.56%) QA
2 19 (1.62%) SLA
3 8 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (0.68%) Data Quality
4 7 (0.60%) PCI DSS
5 5 (0.43%) Solvency II
6 3 (0.26%) EMIR
6 3 (0.26%) Dodd-Frank
6 3 (0.26%) Basel III
6 3 (0.26%) FATCA
6 3 (0.26%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.26%) GAMP
6 3 (0.26%) GxP
7 2 (0.17%) GMP
7 2 (0.17%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.17%) MiFID
7 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
7 2 (0.17%) P3O
8 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 19 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.43%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (0.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.34%) Terminal Services
3 4 (0.34%) VMware ESX
4 3 (0.26%) XenApp
5 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (0.94%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (0.51%) Tivoli
3 4 (0.34%) Backup Exec
3 4 (0.34%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 1 (0.085%) Nessus
4 1 (0.085%) SCCM
4 1 (0.085%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (0.085%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 101 (8.60%) SAP
2 66 (5.62%) Microsoft
3 57 (4.86%) Oracle
4 20 (1.70%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.11%) HP
6 10 (0.85%) IBM
7 8 (0.68%) Cisco
7 8 (0.68%) Citrix
7 8 (0.68%) CheckPoint
7 8 (0.68%) VMware
8 6 (0.51%) Symantec
8 6 (0.51%) Avaya
9 5 (0.43%) Ariba
9 5 (0.43%) Cerner
9 5 (0.43%) Teradata
9 5 (0.43%) Google
9 5 (0.43%) Barracuda Networks
9 5 (0.43%) hybris
10 4 (0.34%) Tableau
10 4 (0.34%) Hyperion
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Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
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Southampton, Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £500 - £600 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £600 - £675 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day + Negotiable
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Rate: £525 - £600 per day
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £700 - £800 per day
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Rate: £550 - £650 per day
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City, London
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Rate: £10.00 - £450.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: Up to £525 per day
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