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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 189 204 200
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -4
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 669 572 515
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.20% 1.08% 1.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.42% 1.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 403 371
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+3.18% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £52.50 £26.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% +96.92%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £55.00 -
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -

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
43274 40267 36736
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.50% 76.08% 74.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 27921 25102 22050
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £572 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1185 1094
Average hourly rate £29.00 £26.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.43% -11.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.00 £12.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £28.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -6.55%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -2 608 £430 +1.17% 126
London -32 251 £475 +5.55% 51
South East +17 105 £438 +1.74% 19
City of London +1 66 £500 +14.28% 13
North West +14 65 £450 +13.92% 14
East of England +31 45 £400 +10.34% 10
West Midlands +4 45 £420 +15.06% 6
Scotland +7 42 £409 +2.18% 4
Yorkshire +8 41 £406 +25.96% 10
South West -1 39 £360 -4.00% 6
West Yorkshire +3 33 £413 +27.49% 7
Bedfordshire +31 32 £413 +1.53% 3
Berkshire +22 32 £435 -17.14% 4
Edinburgh +9 27 £488 +27.45% 3
Leeds -6 26 £413 +27.98% 2
Manchester +7 24 £475 +11.76% 8
Buckinghamshire 0 19 £338 -21.05% 2
Milton Keynes +13 18 £334 -13.87% 1
Surrey -3 16 £438 -12.50% 5
Hampshire +15 15 £469 +26.68% 1
Wiltshire +9 15 £283 -35.05% 3
Luton +17 14 £425 - 1
Reading +8 14 £538 +19.44% 1
East Midlands -6 13 £325 -1.51% 7
Wales +8 12 £388 +106.66% 4
Cheshire -3 11 £363 -14.70% 2
Bristol -3 11 £369 +5.35% 1
Canary Wharf - 10 £475 -
Glasgow -4 9 £344 -10.13% 1
Birmingham -10 9 £588 +67.85% 4

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 455 (33.48%) Finance
2 384 (28.26%) Project Management
3 210 (15.45%) PRINCE2
4 172 (12.66%) Banking
5 165 (12.14%) Retail
6 164 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
7 143 (10.52%) Business Analysis
8 137 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
9 127 (9.35%) MS Excel
10 123 (9.05%) Microsoft
11 119 (8.76%) Change Management
12 102 (7.51%) MS Project
13 97 (7.14%) Migration
14 89 (6.55%) ITIL
15 86 (6.33%) Risk Management
16 84 (6.18%) Security Cleared
17 81 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
17 81 (5.96%) Programme Management
18 76 (5.59%) SAP
18 76 (5.59%) Degree
18 76 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
19 67 (4.93%) Oracle
20 65 (4.78%) MS Office
21 63 (4.64%) SQL
21 63 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
22 60 (4.42%) SC Cleared
23 56 (4.12%) Project Planning
24 53 (3.90%) E-Commerce
25 52 (3.83%) CRM
26 51 (3.75%) Telecoms

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 44 (3.24%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.10%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.03%) IBM Notes
4 11 (0.81%) CMS
5 10 (0.74%) Lync
6 7 (0.52%) WebLogic
7 6 (0.44%) SAS
7 6 (0.44%) MS Project Server
8 5 (0.37%) WebSphere
9 4 (0.29%) Sitecore CMS
10 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
11 2 (0.15%) IIS
11 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
11 2 (0.15%) LiveLink
11 2 (0.15%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.074%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.074%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 127 (9.35%) MS Excel
2 102 (7.51%) MS Project
3 65 (4.78%) MS Office
4 63 (4.64%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (2.65%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.22%) Photoshop
6 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.074%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.074%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.074%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 10 (0.74%) Agresso
2 8 (0.59%) SAP HR
2 8 (0.59%) SAP Payroll
2 8 (0.59%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.37%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.37%) SAP SD
4 5 (0.37%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (0.29%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
6 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.22%) Maximo
7 2 (0.15%) Summit
7 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
7 2 (0.15%) Aligne
7 2 (0.15%) SAP PM
7 2 (0.15%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 10 (0.74%) Office 365
2 5 (0.37%) SaaS
2 5 (0.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (0.22%) PaaS
3 3 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.15%) HP Helion
4 2 (0.15%) Yammer
5 1 (0.074%) Boomi
5 1 (0.074%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.074%) IaaS
5 1 (0.074%) Taleo
5 1 (0.074%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.074%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 18 (1.32%) WAN
2 12 (0.88%) Internet
3 11 (0.81%) Firewall
3 11 (0.81%) LAN
4 8 (0.59%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (0.52%) Intranet
5 7 (0.52%) PABX
5 7 (0.52%) VoIP
6 6 (0.44%) SAN
7 4 (0.29%) VPN
8 3 (0.22%) MPLS
9 2 (0.15%) Wireless
9 2 (0.15%) Network Security
10 1 (0.074%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (0.074%) LTE
10 1 (0.074%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.074%) 4G
10 1 (0.074%) IMAP
10 1 (0.074%) ATM
10 1 (0.074%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (2.13%) Data Warehouse
2 23 (1.69%) SQL Server
3 14 (1.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (0.74%) Big Data
6 8 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 8 (0.59%) QlikView
7 7 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.52%) Pentaho
8 6 (0.44%) Oracle Database
8 6 (0.44%) Ingres
9 5 (0.37%) SAP BW
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (0.29%) MS Access
10 4 (0.29%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.29%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.22%) Oracle BI EE
11 3 (0.22%) NoSQL
11 3 (0.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 9 (0.66%) JIRA
2 8 (0.59%) Selenium
3 7 (0.52%) JUnit
4 6 (0.44%) Axure RP
5 5 (0.37%) HP UFT
5 5 (0.37%) MSI
5 5 (0.37%) LSMW
6 3 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.22%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.22%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.15%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.15%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.074%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.074%) Maven
8 1 (0.074%) FitNesse
8 1 (0.074%) Ant
8 1 (0.074%) Dreamweaver
8 1 (0.074%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.074%) Rational DOORS
General
1 455 (33.48%) Finance
2 172 (12.66%) Banking
3 165 (12.14%) Retail
4 51 (3.75%) Telecoms
5 43 (3.16%) Marketing
6 41 (3.02%) Retail Banking
7 38 (2.80%) Legal
8 25 (1.84%) Pharmaceutical
8 25 (1.84%) Front Office
8 25 (1.84%) Investment Banking
9 23 (1.69%) Local Government
10 20 (1.47%) Law
11 19 (1.40%) Advertising
12 18 (1.32%) Publishing
12 18 (1.32%) Manufacturing
13 17 (1.25%) Back Office
14 8 (0.59%) Billing
15 7 (0.52%) Financial Institution
15 7 (0.52%) Automotive
16 6 (0.44%) French Language
Job Titles
1 366 (26.93%) Project Manager
2 345 (25.39%) Analyst
3 238 (17.51%) Business Analyst
4 119 (8.76%) Architect
5 73 (5.37%) Change Manager
6 66 (4.86%) Programme Manager
7 54 (3.97%) Consultant
8 52 (3.83%) Solutions Architect
9 42 (3.09%) Developer
10 40 (2.94%) Business Manager
11 34 (2.50%) Senior Manager
12 30 (2.21%) IT Project Manager
13 27 (1.99%) Business Change Manager
13 27 (1.99%) Senior Project Manager
14 26 (1.91%) Data Analyst
15 23 (1.69%) Senior Analyst
16 21 (1.55%) SAP Manager
17 20 (1.47%) Test Manager
18 19 (1.40%) Enterprise Architect
19 18 (1.32%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (2.28%) .NET
2 12 (0.88%) Web Services
3 10 (0.74%) Middleware
4 9 (0.66%) XML
5 8 (0.59%) Spring
5 8 (0.59%) FIX Protocol
6 7 (0.52%) HTML
6 7 (0.52%) SAP Basis
6 7 (0.52%) CSS
6 7 (0.52%) ASP.NET
7 6 (0.44%) SOAP
8 4 (0.29%) Hibernate
8 4 (0.29%) Application Packaging
8 4 (0.29%) HTML5
8 4 (0.29%) REST
9 3 (0.22%) MDX
9 3 (0.22%) .NET Framework
9 3 (0.22%) WCF
9 3 (0.22%) jQuery
10 2 (0.15%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 81 (5.96%) Analytical Skills
2 46 (3.38%) NHS
3 43 (3.16%) Management Information System
4 27 (1.99%) Data Centre
5 18 (1.32%) Life Science
5 18 (1.32%) FMCG
6 16 (1.18%) User Experience
7 13 (0.96%) Derivative
8 11 (0.81%) PMI
8 11 (0.81%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.59%) Visualisation
9 8 (0.59%) CMDB
9 8 (0.59%) LIMS
9 8 (0.59%) Credit Risk
10 7 (0.52%) Social Media
11 6 (0.44%) Performance Metrics
11 6 (0.44%) Mainframe
11 6 (0.44%) Equities
12 5 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (0.37%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 38 (2.80%) Windows
2 16 (1.18%) UNIX
3 15 (1.10%) Windows 7
4 11 (0.81%) Windows 8
4 11 (0.81%) Linux
4 11 (0.81%) Windows XP
5 9 (0.66%) AIX
6 7 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (0.22%) Solaris
9 3 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.074%) Apple iOS
10 1 (0.074%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 384 (28.26%) Project Management
2 210 (15.45%) PRINCE2
3 164 (12.07%) Agile Software Development
4 143 (10.52%) Business Analysis
5 137 (10.08%) Stakeholder Management
6 119 (8.76%) Change Management
7 97 (7.14%) Migration
8 89 (6.55%) ITIL
9 86 (6.33%) Risk Management
10 81 (5.96%) Programme Management
11 76 (5.59%) User Acceptance Testing
12 56 (4.12%) Project Planning
13 53 (3.90%) E-Commerce
14 52 (3.83%) CRM
15 50 (3.68%) Change Control
16 47 (3.46%) Waterfall
16 47 (3.46%) ERP
17 45 (3.31%) Target Operating Model
18 43 (3.16%) Service Delivery
19 41 (3.02%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 63 (4.64%) SQL
2 18 (1.32%) C#
3 16 (1.18%) C
4 15 (1.10%) Java
5 9 (0.66%) T-SQL
6 8 (0.59%) JavaScript
6 8 (0.59%) VBA
7 3 (0.22%) VB
7 3 (0.22%) C++
8 2 (0.15%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.074%) Python
9 1 (0.074%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.074%) Lua
9 1 (0.074%) Perl
9 1 (0.074%) PHP
9 1 (0.074%) RPG
Qualifications
1 84 (6.18%) Security Cleared
2 76 (5.59%) Degree
3 60 (4.42%) SC Cleared
4 32 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 30 (2.21%) ISEB
6 27 (1.99%) PMI Certification
7 17 (1.25%) CISSP
7 17 (1.25%) PMP
8 15 (1.10%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 8 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 8 (0.59%) APMP
10 7 (0.52%) CISMP
10 7 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
10 7 (0.52%) CISM
11 5 (0.37%) IIBA
12 4 (0.29%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
12 4 (0.29%) CISA
12 4 (0.29%) CCA
13 3 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
13 3 (0.22%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.21%) QA
2 16 (1.18%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.96%) SLA
4 8 (0.59%) GAMP
4 8 (0.59%) PCI DSS
4 8 (0.59%) GxP
5 7 (0.52%) Solvency II
6 6 (0.44%) EMIR
6 6 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (0.44%) GMP
7 4 (0.29%) Dodd-Frank
7 4 (0.29%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.29%) FATCA
8 3 (0.22%) COBIT
9 2 (0.15%) GPG13
9 2 (0.15%) P3O
10 1 (0.074%) MiFID
10 1 (0.074%) Basel III
10 1 (0.074%) Basel II
10 1 (0.074%) GAAP
System Software
1 26 (1.91%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.37%) XenApp
5 2 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (1.10%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.66%) SCCM
3 1 (0.074%) SCOM
3 1 (0.074%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.074%) Nagios
Vendors
1 123 (9.05%) Microsoft
2 76 (5.59%) SAP
3 67 (4.93%) Oracle
4 45 (3.31%) Citrix
5 28 (2.06%) VMware
6 16 (1.18%) Remedy
7 15 (1.10%) hybris
8 14 (1.03%) IBM
8 14 (1.03%) Lotus
9 12 (0.88%) Salesforce.com
10 10 (0.74%) CheckPoint
11 8 (0.59%) Teradata
12 7 (0.52%) BMC
12 7 (0.52%) Cisco
13 6 (0.44%) PeopleSoft
13 6 (0.44%) Hyperion
13 6 (0.44%) ATG
14 5 (0.37%) Pega
14 5 (0.37%) TIBCO
14 5 (0.37%) Business Objects
United Kingdom
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Cardiff, South Glamorgan
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Hampshire
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
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JM
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
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Rate: From £380 to £400 per day
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
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