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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 186 190 194
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +4
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 690 608 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.21% 1.11% 1.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.46% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 479 409 424
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £302 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £619
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 £52.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £38.25 -
% change year-on-year
-21.56% -

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
44182 41616 38228
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 77.70% 76.15% 74.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 28632 25727 23174
Average daily rate £415 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1181 1176 1105
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -18.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.85 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

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 31 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 31 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 31 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 +18 631 £425 - 109
London -14 261 £450 - 51
South East +13 108 £399 -7.15% 13
North West +11 72 £400 +1.26% 8
City of London -16 57 £513 +18.84% 14
East of England +20 42 £400 +4.91% 6
South West +6 41 £331 -7.08% 5
West Midlands +1 41 £417 +17.32% 4
Scotland -15 40 £408 +9.03% 3
Yorkshire -4 38 £416 +23.33% 14
West Yorkshire -7 33 £420 +20.00% 10
Bedfordshire +31 29 £369 -9.23% 2
Manchester +11 28 £438 +2.94% 5
Berkshire +3 28 £370 -29.52% 3
Edinburgh -7 27 £475 +30.13% 1
Buckinghamshire +2 25 £350 -18.12% 1
Leeds -9 25 £423 +30.00% 4
Surrey +4 20 £438 -12.50% 3
Milton Keynes +2 17 £338 -14.28%
Wiltshire +12 16 £240 -44.82% 3
East Midlands +1 16 £369 -13.23% 4
North East -18 14 £433 +3.96% 2
Cheshire -9 13 £313 -23.31%
Wales +1 12 £388 +106.66%
Bristol -7 11 £350 +16.66%
Hampshire +2 10 £498 +10.55% 3
Corsham - 10 £240 - 1
Luton +16 9 £325 -18.75%
Canary Wharf - 9 £450 -
Tyne and Wear - 9 £483 -

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 31 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.

1 472 (34.10%) Finance
2 385 (27.82%) Project Management
3 212 (15.32%) PRINCE2
4 173 (12.50%) Banking
5 170 (12.28%) Retail
6 169 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
7 140 (10.12%) MS Excel
8 136 (9.83%) Microsoft
8 136 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
9 135 (9.75%) Business Analysis
10 127 (9.18%) Change Management
11 101 (7.30%) MS Project
11 101 (7.30%) Migration
12 92 (6.65%) ITIL
13 90 (6.50%) Security Cleared
14 87 (6.29%) Risk Management
15 83 (6.00%) SAP
16 82 (5.92%) Programme Management
17 74 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
18 70 (5.06%) Oracle
19 69 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
20 68 (4.91%) Degree
21 66 (4.77%) MS Office
22 64 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
23 62 (4.48%) SQL
24 61 (4.41%) SC Cleared
25 60 (4.34%) Project Planning
26 57 (4.12%) CRM
27 56 (4.05%) Marketing
28 55 (3.97%) E-Commerce

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 43 (3.11%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.08%) MS Exchange
3 14 (1.01%) IBM Notes
4 13 (0.94%) CMS
5 11 (0.79%) Lync
6 7 (0.51%) MS Project Server
7 6 (0.43%) WebLogic
8 5 (0.36%) SAS
8 5 (0.36%) Sitecore CMS
8 5 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 3 (0.22%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.22%) BizTalk Server
9 3 (0.22%) LiveLink
10 2 (0.14%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (0.14%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.14%) WordPress
10 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
10 2 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.072%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 140 (10.12%) MS Excel
2 101 (7.30%) MS Project
3 66 (4.77%) MS Office
4 64 (4.62%) MS PowerPoint
5 35 (2.53%) MS Visio
6 5 (0.36%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.14%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.072%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.072%) Siemens NX
8 1 (0.072%) S-PLUS
8 1 (0.072%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 9 (0.65%) Agresso
1 9 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 8 (0.58%) SAP Payroll
2 8 (0.58%) SAP HR
2 8 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
3 6 (0.43%) SAP ERP
4 5 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.36%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
5 4 (0.29%) Maximo
5 4 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.22%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (0.22%) Summit
6 3 (0.22%) SAP CO
6 3 (0.22%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.14%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.14%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 9 (0.65%) Office 365
2 5 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (0.36%) SaaS
3 4 (0.29%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.14%) PaaS
4 2 (0.14%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.14%) Force.com
4 2 (0.14%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (0.14%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.14%) HP Helion
4 2 (0.14%) Yammer
5 1 (0.072%) Boomi
5 1 (0.072%) IaaS
5 1 (0.072%) Taleo
5 1 (0.072%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 20 (1.45%) WAN
2 15 (1.08%) Internet
3 14 (1.01%) Firewall
4 13 (0.94%) LAN
5 10 (0.72%) Intranet
6 7 (0.51%) VoIP
6 7 (0.51%) PABX
7 6 (0.43%) SAN
8 5 (0.36%) VPN
8 5 (0.36%) Radio Access Network
8 5 (0.36%) Network Security
9 3 (0.22%) MPLS
10 2 (0.14%) Wireless
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco ASA
10 2 (0.14%) TCP/IP
10 2 (0.14%) Wireshark
11 1 (0.072%) Cisco IOS
11 1 (0.072%) DMZ
11 1 (0.072%) HTTPS
11 1 (0.072%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
2 26 (1.88%) SQL Server
3 17 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 16 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
5 11 (0.79%) Big Data
6 10 (0.72%) Oracle Database
7 9 (0.65%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (0.58%) QlikView
8 8 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (0.51%) Pentaho
10 6 (0.43%) Ingres
11 5 (0.36%) BusinessObjects
11 5 (0.36%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.36%) Relational Database
12 4 (0.29%) NoSQL
12 4 (0.29%) Hadoop
12 4 (0.29%) EDRMS
12 4 (0.29%) Data Mining
13 3 (0.22%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 10 (0.72%) JIRA
2 8 (0.58%) Selenium
3 7 (0.51%) JUnit
4 5 (0.36%) MSI
5 4 (0.29%) HP UFT
5 4 (0.29%) Axure RP
6 3 (0.22%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 3 (0.22%) LoadRunner
6 3 (0.22%) TestDirector
7 2 (0.14%) Visual Studio
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.14%) Rational Rose
7 2 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
7 2 (0.14%) Rational DOORS
8 1 (0.072%) Hudson
8 1 (0.072%) Rational Rhapsody
8 1 (0.072%) SpecFlow
8 1 (0.072%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.072%) Ranorex
8 1 (0.072%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 472 (34.10%) Finance
2 173 (12.50%) Banking
3 170 (12.28%) Retail
4 56 (4.05%) Marketing
5 48 (3.47%) Telecoms
6 42 (3.03%) Legal
6 42 (3.03%) Retail Banking
7 31 (2.24%) Advertising
8 26 (1.88%) Investment Banking
9 22 (1.59%) Local Government
9 22 (1.59%) Law
10 20 (1.45%) Front Office
11 19 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
11 19 (1.37%) Manufacturing
12 18 (1.30%) Publishing
13 15 (1.08%) Back Office
14 11 (0.79%) Billing
15 10 (0.72%) Financial Institution
16 8 (0.58%) Electronics
17 7 (0.51%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 367 (26.52%) Analyst
2 365 (26.37%) Project Manager
3 250 (18.06%) Business Analyst
4 115 (8.31%) Architect
5 72 (5.20%) Change Manager
6 57 (4.12%) Consultant
7 52 (3.76%) Programme Manager
8 49 (3.54%) Business Manager
9 48 (3.47%) Solutions Architect
10 42 (3.03%) Developer
11 34 (2.46%) IT Project Manager
12 29 (2.10%) Business Change Manager
12 29 (2.10%) Senior Manager
13 26 (1.88%) Senior Analyst
14 24 (1.73%) Data Analyst
15 23 (1.66%) Senior Project Manager
16 21 (1.52%) SAP Manager
17 20 (1.45%) Enterprise Architect
18 18 (1.30%) Infrastructure Manager
18 18 (1.30%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (2.53%) .NET
2 11 (0.79%) Web Services
3 8 (0.58%) ASP.NET
3 8 (0.58%) Middleware
3 8 (0.58%) Spring
4 7 (0.51%) SAP Basis
4 7 (0.51%) FIX Protocol
5 6 (0.43%) HTML
5 6 (0.43%) XML
5 6 (0.43%) CSS
6 5 (0.36%) SOAP
6 5 (0.36%) Application Packaging
6 5 (0.36%) REST
7 4 (0.29%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.22%) MDX
8 3 (0.22%) Visualforce
8 3 (0.22%) WCF
9 2 (0.14%) jQuery
9 2 (0.14%) Mason
9 2 (0.14%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 69 (4.99%) Analytical Skills
2 51 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 50 (3.61%) NHS
4 25 (1.81%) Data Centre
5 24 (1.73%) User Experience
6 17 (1.23%) Life Science
7 16 (1.16%) FMCG
8 12 (0.87%) Derivative
9 9 (0.65%) Equities
9 9 (0.65%) Copywriting
9 9 (0.65%) Credit Risk
10 8 (0.58%) Mobile App
10 8 (0.58%) Performance Metrics
10 8 (0.58%) PMI
11 7 (0.51%) DTV
11 7 (0.51%) CMDB
11 7 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
11 7 (0.51%) New Media
11 7 (0.51%) Visualisation
11 7 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 43 (3.11%) Windows
2 17 (1.23%) Windows 7
3 15 (1.08%) UNIX
4 11 (0.79%) Linux
4 11 (0.79%) Windows XP
4 11 (0.79%) Windows 8
5 10 (0.72%) AIX
6 7 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.29%) Solaris
9 1 (0.072%) HPUX
9 1 (0.072%) Android
9 1 (0.072%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 385 (27.82%) Project Management
2 212 (15.32%) PRINCE2
3 169 (12.21%) Agile Software Development
4 136 (9.83%) Stakeholder Management
5 135 (9.75%) Business Analysis
6 127 (9.18%) Change Management
7 101 (7.30%) Migration
8 92 (6.65%) ITIL
9 87 (6.29%) Risk Management
10 82 (5.92%) Programme Management
11 74 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
12 60 (4.34%) Project Planning
13 57 (4.12%) CRM
14 55 (3.97%) E-Commerce
14 55 (3.97%) ERP
15 53 (3.83%) Service Delivery
16 51 (3.68%) Change Control
17 45 (3.25%) Service Management
18 44 (3.18%) Information Security
18 44 (3.18%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 62 (4.48%) SQL
2 21 (1.52%) C
3 18 (1.30%) C#
4 17 (1.23%) Java
5 10 (0.72%) T-SQL
6 8 (0.58%) VBA
7 6 (0.43%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.22%) VB
8 3 (0.22%) C++
8 3 (0.22%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.072%) Python
9 1 (0.072%) NATURAL
9 1 (0.072%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.072%) Lua
9 1 (0.072%) Perl
9 1 (0.072%) PHP
9 1 (0.072%) RPG
Qualifications
1 90 (6.50%) Security Cleared
2 68 (4.91%) Degree
3 61 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 33 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 29 (2.10%) ISEB
6 23 (1.66%) PMI Certification
7 19 (1.37%) CISSP
8 17 (1.23%) PMP
9 16 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 10 (0.72%) CISM
10 10 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.51%) CISMP
11 7 (0.51%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 6 (0.43%) APMP
12 6 (0.43%) CISA
13 4 (0.29%) ISTQB
14 3 (0.22%) CCA
14 3 (0.22%) Citrix Certification
15 2 (0.14%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (1.45%) QA
2 13 (0.94%) Data Quality
3 11 (0.79%) SLA
4 8 (0.58%) PCI DSS
5 7 (0.51%) EMIR
6 5 (0.36%) Dodd-Frank
6 5 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (0.29%) GAMP
7 4 (0.29%) PMBOK
7 4 (0.29%) GxP
7 4 (0.29%) Solvency II
7 4 (0.29%) FATCA
8 2 (0.14%) GPG13
8 2 (0.14%) P3O
8 2 (0.14%) GMP
8 2 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.072%) MiFID
9 1 (0.072%) Basel III
9 1 (0.072%) Basel II
9 1 (0.072%) GAAP
System Software
1 30 (2.17%) Active Directory
2 21 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (0.36%) XenApp
5 2 (0.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.072%) Snort
Systems Management
1 15 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
2 9 (0.65%) SCCM
3 2 (0.14%) Nagios
4 1 (0.072%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.072%) SCOM
4 1 (0.072%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 136 (9.83%) Microsoft
2 83 (6.00%) SAP
3 70 (5.06%) Oracle
4 50 (3.61%) Citrix
5 30 (2.17%) VMware
6 15 (1.08%) hybris
6 15 (1.08%) Salesforce.com
6 15 (1.08%) Remedy
7 14 (1.01%) Lotus
8 12 (0.87%) IBM
9 10 (0.72%) CheckPoint
10 9 (0.65%) Teradata
11 6 (0.43%) ATG
11 6 (0.43%) OpenText
11 6 (0.43%) Cisco
11 6 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
11 6 (0.43%) BMC
11 6 (0.43%) Hyperion
12 5 (0.36%) TIBCO
12 5 (0.36%) HP
Weybridge, Surrey
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day 6 month contract
Posted: 7 hours ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Interaction Recruitment PLC
Rate: £500 - 530 per day + .
Posted: 2 days ago
UK
Talent International
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £300 - £380 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £401 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £325.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £550 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Montash
Posted: 4 days ago
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aston Carter
Rate: £375 - £425 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Talent International
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Unspecified £market rate
Posted: 5 days ago