The table below looks at the statistics for Stakeholder Engagement skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Engagement
Rank 96 88 92
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 14 17 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.61% 0.79% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.91% 1.13% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 11
Average daily rate
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£400 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £725
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £410 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.90 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1545 1498 1374
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.76% 69.32% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 923 827 667
Average daily rate £375 £350 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +0.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 74 114
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £32.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -17.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.45 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £36.00
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 in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Stakeholder Engagement Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the West Midlands region.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Engagement
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Stakeholder Engagement Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Engagement
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement across the West Midlands region.

Stakeholder Engagement Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham -7 4 £449 -7.94% 1
Staffordshire +4 2 £350 -
Solihull - - - -
Wolverhampton - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Stakeholder Engagement
England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 18 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (28.57%) PRINCE2
3 8 (19.05%) Finance
3 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
4 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
5 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 6 (14.29%) NHS
5 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 6 (14.29%) Middleware
6 5 (11.90%) Automotive
6 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (11.90%) Degree
7 4 (9.52%) Data Mapping
7 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
7 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
7 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
7 4 (9.52%) ERP
7 4 (9.52%) SOA
7 4 (9.52%) Rational Rose
7 4 (9.52%) UML
7 4 (9.52%) OO
7 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
8 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
8 3 (7.14%) Internet
8 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
8 3 (7.14%) LAN
8 3 (7.14%) Change Management

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 3 (7.14%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.76%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.38%) Lync
3 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 6 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.14%) LAN
1 3 (7.14%) Internet
1 3 (7.14%) Firewall
1 3 (7.14%) Network Security
2 1 (2.38%) Broadband
2 1 (2.38%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Informix
1 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.38%) QlikView
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (2.38%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (9.52%) Rational Rose
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) Rational DOORS
General
1 8 (19.05%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Automotive
3 3 (7.14%) Retail
4 2 (4.76%) Local Government
4 2 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.76%) Publishing
4 2 (4.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.76%) Marketing
5 1 (2.38%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.38%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 12 (28.57%) Project Manager
2 11 (26.19%) Analyst
3 10 (23.81%) Business Analyst
4 8 (19.05%) Architect
5 5 (11.90%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Security Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Security Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Services Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Service Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Business Architect
8 2 (4.76%) Change Analyst
8 2 (4.76%) Delivery Manager
8 2 (4.76%) Business Change Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) ScrumMaster
9 1 (2.38%) NHS Project Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Digital Project Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Project Manager
9 1 (2.38%) Agile Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Solvency II Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) Middleware
2 2 (4.76%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.38%) CSS
3 1 (2.38%) Web Services
3 1 (2.38%) jQuery
3 1 (2.38%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) NHS
2 4 (9.52%) Data Structures
3 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.38%) Windows
1 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (42.86%) Project Management
2 12 (28.57%) PRINCE2
2 12 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (16.67%) Programme Management
4 6 (14.29%) Risk Management
5 4 (9.52%) ERP
5 4 (9.52%) UML
5 4 (9.52%) OO
5 4 (9.52%) SOA
5 4 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
5 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
5 4 (9.52%) Supplier Management
5 4 (9.52%) Data Mapping
6 3 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (7.14%) ITIL
6 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 2 (4.76%) Validation
7 2 (4.76%) Migration
7 2 (4.76%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.76%) SQL
2 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
2 1 (2.38%) C#
2 1 (2.38%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 5 (11.90%) Degree
2 2 (4.76%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.38%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) QA
2 1 (2.38%) Basel III
2 1 (2.38%) Solvency II
2 1 (2.38%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (7.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.38%) Tableau
2 1 (2.38%) Business Objects
2 1 (2.38%) SAP