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 2 September 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 189 182 273
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +91
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 624 610 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.11% 1.14% 0.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.48% 1.55% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 455 260
Average daily rate
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£425 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 3
Average hourly rate £52.50 - £15.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.05 - £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £112.75 - £113.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 - £15.00

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
42045 39415 41397
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.46% 73.73% 71.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 26091 24205 23959
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1165 1093 1499
Average hourly rate £25.00 £29.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% -6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.45 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-11.66% -3.22%

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 2 September 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 2 September 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 2 September 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 -16 558 £438 -5.40% 78
London -21 294 £450 -14.28% 25
City of London +34 78 £450 -18.18% 9
South East +6 78 £450 +5.88% 10
North West +18 48 £400 +10.34% 12
Scotland +8 48 £365 -3.94% 2
West Midlands -15 35 £363 -6.81% 4
Edinburgh -2 29 £363 -4.60%
South West -26 29 £401 +0.31% 5
East of England -15 28 £493 +31.33% 8
Yorkshire +1 25 £350 -11.61% 10
Berkshire +18 23 £525 +23.52% 1
Surrey +15 23 £463 +7.24% 1
Manchester +9 22 £400 +6.66% 7
West Yorkshire +3 17 £370 -5.12% 9
Glasgow -8 17 £374 +28.87% 1
Bristol -8 17 £359 -6.81% 2
Cheshire +19 12 £435 +35.93%
East Midlands +5 11 £425 -16.25% 2
Warwickshire -2 9 £454 +10.67% 1
Suffolk - 9 £493 - 2
Reading +13 8 £525 -9.09%
South Wales -8 8 £188 -50.00%
Wales -12 8 £188 -50.00%
Leeds +6 7 £363 -14.70% 3
Cardiff -3 7 £188 -54.54%
Buckinghamshire -5 7 £413 +28.90%
Hampshire -16 7 £450 - 4
Chester +14 6 - -
Merseyside +7 6 £400 - 1

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

1 333 (28.36%) Finance
2 311 (26.49%) Project Management
3 169 (14.40%) PRINCE2
4 149 (12.69%) Change Management
5 146 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
6 139 (11.84%) Business Analysis
7 138 (11.75%) SAP
8 107 (9.11%) Banking
9 95 (8.09%) Migration
9 95 (8.09%) MS Excel
10 91 (7.75%) Retail
11 84 (7.16%) Microsoft
12 76 (6.47%) SQL
13 72 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
13 72 (6.13%) Security Cleared
14 60 (5.11%) Oracle
14 60 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
14 60 (5.11%) Degree
15 57 (4.86%) NHS
15 57 (4.86%) Risk Management
16 56 (4.77%) SharePoint
17 54 (4.60%) Management Information System
17 54 (4.60%) Programme Management
18 52 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
19 49 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
19 49 (4.17%) MS Office
20 48 (4.09%) Data Modelling
20 48 (4.09%) Information Security
21 47 (4.00%) ERP
22 46 (3.92%) Data Migration

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 56 (4.77%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
3 13 (1.11%) SAS
4 11 (0.94%) Lync
5 8 (0.68%) CMS
6 7 (0.60%) MS Project Server
7 6 (0.51%) Oracle Workflow
7 6 (0.51%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.43%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.34%) IIS
9 4 (0.34%) Joomla!
9 4 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
10 3 (0.26%) Moodle
10 3 (0.26%) WordPress
11 2 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
11 2 (0.17%) Alfresco
11 2 (0.17%) ColdFusion
11 2 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.17%) SharePoint Server
12 1 (0.085%) MindAlign
Applications
1 95 (8.09%) MS Excel
2 49 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 49 (4.17%) MS Office
3 45 (3.83%) MS Project
4 36 (3.07%) MS Visio
5 6 (0.51%) Photoshop
6 5 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.17%) SPSS
8 1 (0.085%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.085%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.085%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 15 (1.28%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.19%) Oracle EBS R12
3 13 (1.11%) Agresso
4 10 (0.85%) Oracle Applications
5 9 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
5 9 (0.77%) SAP CO
5 9 (0.77%) SAP FI
6 8 (0.68%) SAP SD
7 7 (0.60%) SAP HR
7 7 (0.60%) Cerner Millennium
8 6 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 6 (0.51%) TRIRIGA
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle Receivables
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
9 5 (0.43%) Oracle EBS
10 4 (0.34%) SAP PM
10 4 (0.34%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.34%) Oracle Assets
10 4 (0.34%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 4 (0.34%) SaaS
2 3 (0.26%) PaaS
2 3 (0.26%) IaaS
3 1 (0.085%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.085%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (1.87%) Firewall
2 13 (1.11%) WAN
2 13 (1.11%) Intranet
3 10 (0.85%) LAN
4 7 (0.60%) MPLS
4 7 (0.60%) VoIP
5 6 (0.51%) Internet
5 6 (0.51%) Wireless
5 6 (0.51%) Network Security
5 6 (0.51%) SAN
6 4 (0.34%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (0.34%) VPN
6 4 (0.34%) DNS
7 3 (0.26%) ISDN
7 3 (0.26%) PSTN
7 3 (0.26%) DHCP
8 2 (0.17%) Broadband
8 2 (0.17%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (0.17%) NAS
8 2 (0.17%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (4.43%) Data Warehouse
2 29 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 23 (1.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 14 (1.19%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.02%) Oracle Database 11g
6 12 (1.02%) Oracle Database
6 12 (1.02%) Data Mining
7 8 (0.68%) MS Access
8 7 (0.60%) BusinessObjects XI
8 7 (0.60%) Big Data
9 6 (0.51%) SAP BI
9 6 (0.51%) EDRMS
9 6 (0.51%) PowerCenter
9 6 (0.51%) SAP BW
10 5 (0.43%) QlikView
10 5 (0.43%) RDBMS
10 5 (0.43%) Star Schema
10 5 (0.43%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (0.85%) Rational Rose
2 8 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (0.51%) JIRA
4 5 (0.43%) Git (software)
5 4 (0.34%) LSMW
5 4 (0.34%) Subversion
5 4 (0.34%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.26%) MSBuild
6 3 (0.26%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.26%) CruiseControl
6 3 (0.26%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.26%) ERwin
7 2 (0.17%) NUnit
7 2 (0.17%) RequisitePro
7 2 (0.17%) Toad
7 2 (0.17%) Mercurial
7 2 (0.17%) Moq
8 1 (0.085%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.085%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 333 (28.36%) Finance
2 107 (9.11%) Banking
3 91 (7.75%) Retail
4 38 (3.24%) Manufacturing
5 33 (2.81%) Telecoms
6 29 (2.47%) Marketing
7 28 (2.39%) Investment Banking
8 26 (2.21%) Legal
9 17 (1.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 17 (1.45%) Back Office
10 15 (1.28%) Publishing
10 15 (1.28%) Local Government
11 13 (1.11%) Retail Banking
12 7 (0.60%) General Ledger
12 7 (0.60%) Electronics
13 6 (0.51%) Front Office
14 5 (0.43%) Automotive
14 5 (0.43%) Games
14 5 (0.43%) Military
14 5 (0.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 315 (26.83%) Analyst
2 299 (25.47%) Project Manager
3 244 (20.78%) Business Analyst
4 88 (7.50%) Architect
5 67 (5.71%) Consultant
6 51 (4.34%) Change Manager
7 45 (3.83%) Developer
8 39 (3.32%) Programme Manager
9 35 (2.98%) Solutions Architect
10 34 (2.90%) Business Manager
11 31 (2.64%) SAP Manager
12 29 (2.47%) Senior Manager
13 27 (2.30%) IT Project Manager
14 24 (2.04%) Senior Project Manager
14 24 (2.04%) Senior Analyst
15 23 (1.96%) Agile Business Analyst
16 21 (1.79%) Security Manager
17 20 (1.70%) SAP Consultant
18 17 (1.45%) Enterprise Architect
18 17 (1.45%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (2.04%) .NET
2 17 (1.45%) HTML
3 12 (1.02%) Middleware
4 9 (0.77%) ASP.NET
4 9 (0.77%) CSS
5 7 (0.60%) jQuery
5 7 (0.60%) Visualforce
5 7 (0.60%) HTML5
6 6 (0.51%) Velocity
6 6 (0.51%) XML
6 6 (0.51%) SAP PI
7 5 (0.43%) WCF
7 5 (0.43%) WPF
8 4 (0.34%) CSS3
8 4 (0.34%) XSLT
8 4 (0.34%) Web Services
8 4 (0.34%) J2EE
8 4 (0.34%) JSON
9 3 (0.26%) Application Packaging
9 3 (0.26%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 57 (4.86%) NHS
2 54 (4.60%) Management Information System
3 33 (2.81%) FMCG
4 14 (1.19%) Mobile App
5 13 (1.11%) Data Protection Act
6 10 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 7 (0.60%) Social Media
7 7 (0.60%) Data Extraction
7 7 (0.60%) Open Source
7 7 (0.60%) Derivative
8 6 (0.51%) DTV
8 6 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (0.43%) Learning Management System
9 5 (0.43%) Computer Science
10 4 (0.34%) Visualisation
10 4 (0.34%) Reference Data
10 4 (0.34%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (0.34%) Fixed Income
10 4 (0.34%) E-Learning
10 4 (0.34%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 32 (2.73%) Windows
2 15 (1.28%) Windows 7
3 9 (0.77%) Linux
4 4 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (0.26%) AIX
5 3 (0.26%) HPUX
6 2 (0.17%) UNIX
6 2 (0.17%) Android
6 2 (0.17%) Windows XP
6 2 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.085%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.085%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.085%) Embedded Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 311 (26.49%) Project Management
2 169 (14.40%) PRINCE2
3 149 (12.69%) Change Management
4 146 (12.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 139 (11.84%) Business Analysis
6 95 (8.09%) Migration
7 72 (6.13%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (5.11%) Business Intelligence
9 57 (4.86%) Risk Management
10 54 (4.60%) Programme Management
11 48 (4.09%) Information Security
11 48 (4.09%) Data Modelling
12 47 (4.00%) ERP
13 46 (3.92%) Data Migration
14 45 (3.83%) ITIL
15 40 (3.41%) CRM
15 40 (3.41%) Project Planning
15 40 (3.41%) User Acceptance Testing
16 39 (3.32%) GAP Analysis
17 36 (3.07%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 76 (6.47%) SQL
2 16 (1.36%) C#
3 15 (1.28%) Java
4 13 (1.11%) C
4 13 (1.11%) VBA
5 8 (0.68%) PL/SQL
6 7 (0.60%) JavaScript
6 7 (0.60%) Apex Code
7 6 (0.51%) Shell Script
8 5 (0.43%) ABAP
9 4 (0.34%) VB
9 4 (0.34%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.17%) VBScript
10 2 (0.17%) Groovy
11 1 (0.085%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.085%) PHP
11 1 (0.085%) C++
11 1 (0.085%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.085%) Python
11 1 (0.085%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 72 (6.13%) Security Cleared
2 60 (5.11%) Degree
3 44 (3.75%) SC Cleared
4 24 (2.04%) CISSP
5 22 (1.87%) PMI Certification
6 20 (1.70%) PMP
6 20 (1.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 16 (1.36%) CISM
8 12 (1.02%) ISEB
9 7 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
10 6 (0.51%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.51%) CISA
11 4 (0.34%) IBM Certification
11 4 (0.34%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
11 4 (0.34%) CIPD
11 4 (0.34%) GIAC
11 4 (0.34%) IIBA
11 4 (0.34%) CBAP
11 4 (0.34%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (2.21%) QA
2 25 (2.13%) SLA
3 11 (0.94%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 11 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.43%) Data Quality
4 5 (0.43%) COREP
5 4 (0.34%) FINREP
5 4 (0.34%) EMIR
5 4 (0.34%) CRD IV
5 4 (0.34%) PCI DSS
5 4 (0.34%) COBIT
6 3 (0.26%) MiFID
6 3 (0.26%) Solvency II
7 2 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
7 2 (0.17%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.085%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.085%) GAMP
8 1 (0.085%) GxP
8 1 (0.085%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (1.62%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
2 3 (0.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.26%) XenApp
3 2 (0.17%) XenServer
3 2 (0.17%) XenDesktop
4 1 (0.085%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 15 (1.28%) Tivoli
2 6 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (0.34%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 3 (0.26%) SCCM
5 1 (0.085%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 138 (11.75%) SAP
2 84 (7.16%) Microsoft
3 60 (5.11%) Oracle
4 23 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 22 (1.87%) IBM
6 9 (0.77%) Business Objects
6 9 (0.77%) Avaya
6 9 (0.77%) Informatica
6 9 (0.77%) VMware
7 8 (0.68%) Cerner
7 8 (0.68%) Citrix
8 7 (0.60%) HP
8 7 (0.60%) Teradata
9 5 (0.43%) Charles River
9 5 (0.43%) Primavera
9 5 (0.43%) Sitecore
9 5 (0.43%) Cisco
9 5 (0.43%) Cognos
10 4 (0.34%) Progress
10 4 (0.34%) CheckPoint
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £550 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 13 hours ago
London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
West London
Montash
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Roc Search
Posted: Yesterday
Stanford-Le-Hope, Essex
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: Yesterday
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £market rates per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £100.00 - £110.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day 3 Months Initially
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £0.00 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Altrincham, Cheshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Comtecs
Rate: £125 - £150 Per Annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Baltimore
Rate: £450
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Posted: 4 days ago
Salisbury, Wiltshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £380 - £400 Per Day Rate DOE Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Nationwide People Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day Ltd Co Basis
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Hampshire
Montash
Rate: £200 - £250 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago