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 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 173 187 218
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +31
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 802 684 544
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.43% 1.22% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.76% 1.55% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 481 374
Average daily rate £450 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £297 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 2
Average hourly rate £32.99 £40.00 £21.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.51% +88.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.08 £11.00 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.25 £43.00 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £53.50 £40.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
+33.75% +88.23%

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
45575 43990 42356
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 81.54% 78.77% 77.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 30098 27401 26461
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1047 1276 1199
Average hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.36 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.82 £47.83 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

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 April 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 30 April 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 30 April 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
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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 +14 779 £450 - 85
London +61 405 £463 -2.63% 34
South East -1 113 £425 -12.82% 12
North West -14 72 £450 - 8
City of London +43 64 £463 -7.50% 9
Yorkshire +4 50 £429 +18.20% 10
South West +16 41 £370 -9.48% 1
West Midlands -6 38 £432 +1.64% 7
West Yorkshire -1 33 £425 +15.64% 7
Berkshire +16 28 £450 -10.00% 4
Manchester -28 27 £363 -14.70% 5
Cheshire +11 21 £550 +37.50% 2
East Midlands +3 20 £350 +12.90% 3
East of England -30 20 £413 +3.12% 8
Leeds +2 19 £418 +11.40% 6
Scotland -41 18 £378 -8.48% 2
Edinburgh -13 16 £378 +11.85% 1
Wiltshire +3 15 £430 +6.17%
Middlesex - 15 £410 -
Hampshire -16 14 £450 -18.18%
Buckinghamshire +8 13 £400 -5.88% 1
Warrington - 13 £600 -
Nottinghamshire +7 12 £313 -40.47% 1
Lancashire +12 11 £450 -43.75% 1
Birmingham +2 11 £420 -2.32% 3
Surrey -15 11 £375 -28.57% 2
Gloucestershire +10 10 £350 - 1
Nottingham +1 10 £300 -42.85% 1
Milton Keynes -3 10 £400 +6.66%
West Sussex -8 10 £475 +5.55% 2

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 April 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.

1 413 (28.74%) Finance
2 383 (26.65%) Project Management
3 236 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
4 206 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
5 173 (12.04%) PRINCE2
6 169 (11.76%) Change Management
7 145 (10.09%) Business Analysis
8 143 (9.95%) Security Cleared
9 119 (8.28%) Banking
9 119 (8.28%) Retail
10 113 (7.86%) Microsoft
11 104 (7.24%) Migration
12 98 (6.82%) MS Excel
13 87 (6.05%) Risk Management
14 81 (5.64%) SC Cleared
15 77 (5.36%) CRM
16 74 (5.15%) Oracle
17 73 (5.08%) MS Project
17 73 (5.08%) SharePoint
17 73 (5.08%) Data Modelling
18 71 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
18 71 (4.94%) Programme Management
19 70 (4.87%) SAP
20 69 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
21 68 (4.73%) ERP
21 68 (4.73%) TOGAF
22 66 (4.59%) SQL
23 62 (4.31%) Waterfall
24 61 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
25 58 (4.04%) MS Office

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 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 73 (5.08%) SharePoint
2 19 (1.32%) CMS
2 19 (1.32%) SAS
3 11 (0.77%) Apache
4 10 (0.70%) Skype for Business
5 8 (0.56%) WebSphere
6 6 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 4 (0.28%) Oracle Service Bus
7 4 (0.28%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.21%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.14%) Alfresco
9 2 (0.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.14%) Drupal
9 2 (0.14%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.14%) MS Exchange
9 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.14%) Sitecore CMS
9 2 (0.14%) WebSphere Transformation Extender
10 1 (0.070%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.070%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 98 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 73 (5.08%) MS Project
3 58 (4.04%) MS Office
4 51 (3.55%) MS Visio
5 48 (3.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.14%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 26 (1.81%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (0.56%) SAP ERP
2 8 (0.56%) Unit4 Business World
3 6 (0.42%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
4 5 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
5 4 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (0.21%) Loan IQ
6 3 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.21%) Primavera
6 3 (0.21%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.21%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI
6 3 (0.21%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.21%) SunGard Martini
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS R12
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.14%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 2 (0.14%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 31 (2.16%) Office 365
2 18 (1.25%) SuccessFactors
3 13 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (0.90%) IaaS
4 12 (0.84%) Taleo
5 11 (0.77%) Microsoft Azure
6 9 (0.63%) SaaS
7 7 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
8 4 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
9 3 (0.21%) PaaS
10 2 (0.14%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.14%) Google Tag Manager
10 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.14%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.070%) Adobe Analytics
11 1 (0.070%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.070%) Google Apps
11 1 (0.070%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.25%) WAN
2 14 (0.97%) Firewall
3 12 (0.84%) Intranet
4 10 (0.70%) Internet
5 9 (0.63%) LAN
6 6 (0.42%) 3G
6 6 (0.42%) LTE
6 6 (0.42%) Skype
7 4 (0.28%) MPLS
7 4 (0.28%) SAN
7 4 (0.28%) VPN
8 3 (0.21%) FTP
8 3 (0.21%) ISDN
8 3 (0.21%) NAS
8 3 (0.21%) Network Security
8 3 (0.21%) PSTN
9 2 (0.14%) Broadband
9 2 (0.14%) DNS
9 2 (0.14%) IP Telephony
9 2 (0.14%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (4.24%) Data Warehouse
2 31 (2.16%) SQL Server
3 22 (1.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 19 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 17 (1.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
7 10 (0.70%) Big Data
8 9 (0.63%) Base SAS
9 7 (0.49%) Oracle Database
10 6 (0.42%) Power BI
11 5 (0.35%) Cognos Framework Manager
11 5 (0.35%) MySQL
11 5 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
11 5 (0.35%) QlikView
12 4 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
12 4 (0.28%) Relational Database
13 3 (0.21%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.21%) Informix
13 3 (0.21%) Microsoft Analysis Services
13 3 (0.21%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 22 (1.53%) JIRA
2 4 (0.28%) ERwin
2 4 (0.28%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.28%) Talend Open Studio
2 4 (0.28%) TeamCity
3 3 (0.21%) Maven
3 3 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.14%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 2 (0.14%) IntelliJ
4 2 (0.14%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.14%) Ranorex
4 2 (0.14%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.14%) Selenium
5 1 (0.070%) Ant
5 1 (0.070%) Gerrit
5 1 (0.070%) Hudson
5 1 (0.070%) LabVIEW
5 1 (0.070%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.070%) Subversion
5 1 (0.070%) Visual Studio
General
1 413 (28.74%) Finance
2 119 (8.28%) Banking
2 119 (8.28%) Retail
3 49 (3.41%) Telecoms
4 44 (3.06%) Legal
5 34 (2.37%) Marketing
6 32 (2.23%) Investment Banking
7 27 (1.88%) Law
8 23 (1.60%) Advertising
8 23 (1.60%) Front Office
9 20 (1.39%) Manufacturing
10 19 (1.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 14 (0.97%) Billing
12 11 (0.77%) Back Office
13 8 (0.56%) Local Government
13 8 (0.56%) Retail Banking
14 7 (0.49%) German Language
14 7 (0.49%) Publishing
15 4 (0.28%) Corporate Banking
16 3 (0.21%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 396 (27.56%) Analyst
2 364 (25.33%) Project Manager
3 259 (18.02%) Business Analyst
4 138 (9.60%) Architect
5 72 (5.01%) Consultant
6 70 (4.87%) IT Manager
7 62 (4.31%) Programme Manager
8 54 (3.76%) IT Project Manager
9 50 (3.48%) Enterprise Architect
10 48 (3.34%) Change Manager
11 43 (2.99%) Solutions Architect
12 42 (2.92%) Senior Analyst
13 40 (2.78%) Developer
14 39 (2.71%) Business Manager
15 37 (2.57%) PMO Analyst
16 36 (2.51%) Infrastructure Manager
16 36 (2.51%) Senior Manager
17 31 (2.16%) Senior Business Analyst
18 30 (2.09%) Financial Analyst
19 29 (2.02%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (2.64%) Middleware
2 32 (2.23%) Web Services
3 15 (1.04%) .NET
4 5 (0.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.28%) ASP.NET
5 4 (0.28%) Spring
6 3 (0.21%) .NET Framework
6 3 (0.21%) FIX Protocol
6 3 (0.21%) jQuery
6 3 (0.21%) REST
7 2 (0.14%) Ajax
7 2 (0.14%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.14%) Entity Framework
7 2 (0.14%) Grails
7 2 (0.14%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.14%) HTML
7 2 (0.14%) LINQ
7 2 (0.14%) SOAP
7 2 (0.14%) WCF
7 2 (0.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (4.80%) Analytical Skills
2 54 (3.76%) Management Information System
3 40 (2.78%) Data Centre
4 33 (2.30%) User Experience
5 32 (2.23%) NHS
6 23 (1.60%) FMCG
7 14 (0.97%) Learning Management System
8 13 (0.90%) PMI
9 12 (0.84%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 9 (0.63%) BBC
10 9 (0.63%) Credit Risk
10 9 (0.63%) iDTV
10 9 (0.63%) Video on Demand
11 8 (0.56%) Data Protection Act
11 8 (0.56%) Online Banking
11 8 (0.56%) Smart Meter
11 8 (0.56%) Video Conferencing
12 7 (0.49%) Computer Science
12 7 (0.49%) Performance Metrics
13 6 (0.42%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 32 (2.23%) Windows
2 26 (1.81%) Unix
3 21 (1.46%) Linux
4 5 (0.35%) Windows Server
4 5 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (0.28%) AIX
5 4 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (0.28%) Solaris
5 4 (0.28%) SUSE
5 4 (0.28%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.070%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.070%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 383 (26.65%) Project Management
2 236 (16.42%) Agile Software Development
3 206 (14.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 173 (12.04%) PRINCE2
5 169 (11.76%) Change Management
6 145 (10.09%) Business Analysis
7 104 (7.24%) Migration
8 87 (6.05%) Risk Management
9 77 (5.36%) CRM
10 73 (5.08%) Data Modelling
11 71 (4.94%) Business Intelligence
11 71 (4.94%) Programme Management
12 68 (4.73%) ERP
12 68 (4.73%) TOGAF
13 62 (4.31%) Waterfall
14 53 (3.69%) ITIL
15 52 (3.62%) Information Security
15 52 (3.62%) Resource Management
16 50 (3.48%) Change Control
16 50 (3.48%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 66 (4.59%) SQL
2 26 (1.81%) Python
3 25 (1.74%) Java
4 17 (1.18%) JavaScript
5 16 (1.11%) C
6 13 (0.90%) C#
6 13 (0.90%) VBA
7 11 (0.77%) C++
8 10 (0.70%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.35%) T-SQL
10 4 (0.28%) R
11 3 (0.21%) PHP
11 3 (0.21%) VB
11 3 (0.21%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.070%) ABAP
12 1 (0.070%) Embedded C++
12 1 (0.070%) Perl
12 1 (0.070%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.070%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.070%) VB6
Qualifications
1 143 (9.95%) Security Cleared
2 81 (5.64%) SC Cleared
3 53 (3.69%) Degree
4 35 (2.44%) DV Cleared
5 30 (2.09%) PMI Certification
6 27 (1.88%) PMP
7 25 (1.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 23 (1.60%) ISEB
9 18 (1.25%) BPSS Clearance
10 14 (0.97%) APMP
11 12 (0.84%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 10 (0.70%) ITIL Certification
13 9 (0.63%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 8 (0.56%) CISM
15 7 (0.49%) CISSP
16 5 (0.35%) CTC Cleared
17 4 (0.28%) IIBA
18 3 (0.21%) BC Cleared
18 3 (0.21%) Cisco Certification
19 2 (0.14%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 46 (3.20%) Data Quality
2 29 (2.02%) QA
3 22 (1.53%) Disclosure Scotland
4 11 (0.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.63%) MiFID
5 9 (0.63%) SLA
6 8 (0.56%) FATCA
7 6 (0.42%) RMADS
8 4 (0.28%) PMBOK
9 2 (0.14%) HMG Security Policy Framework
9 2 (0.14%) JSP 440
9 2 (0.14%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.14%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.070%) COBIT
10 1 (0.070%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.070%) EMIR
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 9001
10 1 (0.070%) NEBOSH
10 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.070%) WCAG
System Software
1 24 (1.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.28%) XenApp
3 4 (0.28%) XenDesktop
4 2 (0.14%) UAG
5 1 (0.070%) HDFS
5 1 (0.070%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.070%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.070%) NDS
5 1 (0.070%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 1 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.070%) Snort
5 1 (0.070%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 11 (0.77%) Opscode Chef
1 11 (0.77%) Puppet
2 10 (0.70%) HP Quality Center
3 7 (0.49%) SCCM
4 3 (0.21%) ITRS Geneos
5 2 (0.14%) Bacula
5 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
6 1 (0.070%) Ansible
6 1 (0.070%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.070%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.070%) Control-M
6 1 (0.070%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.070%) MOM
6 1 (0.070%) Nessus
6 1 (0.070%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 113 (7.86%) Microsoft
2 74 (5.15%) Oracle
3 70 (4.87%) SAP
4 26 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 19 (1.32%) Cisco
6 18 (1.25%) Adobe
6 18 (1.25%) BT
7 11 (0.77%) Saba
7 11 (0.77%) VMware
8 10 (0.70%) Citrix
8 10 (0.70%) SaltStack
9 9 (0.63%) IBM
9 9 (0.63%) Juniper
9 9 (0.63%) Remedy
10 8 (0.56%) Cognos
10 8 (0.56%) NetSuite
10 8 (0.56%) Openreach
11 7 (0.49%) Calypso
11 7 (0.49%) Epicor
11 7 (0.49%) Google
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
East Anglia
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £525 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
JM
Rate: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
CPS Group UK
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Intapeople
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Montash
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
East London
Eaglecliff
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Premier IT
Rate: £400 - £460 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
iKas International
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Verticality Ltd
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Spencer Rose
Rate: From £45,000 to £48,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
JM
Posted: 5 days ago
England
Lawrence Harvey
Rate: £450 - £600 per day + PLUS EXPENSES
Posted: 9 days ago
Blackpool
Nigel Frank International
Posted: 15 days ago
Sheffield
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
London
Annapurna HR
Posted: 19 days ago
West Midlands
Huxley
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 20 days ago