The first table below looks at the demand for Stakeholder Management 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 Management over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the West Midlands region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Management
Rank 27 39 35
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -4
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 137 66 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.65% 3.62% 3.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.07% 5.31% 5.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 35 44
Average daily rate £380 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £264 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £479 £465 £557
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 0
Average hourly rate - £37.80 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £40.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-13.58% +47.27%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1697 1243 1424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 70.04% 68.26% 63.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 888 592 673
Average daily rate £375 £341 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.13% +0.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 89 66
Average hourly rate £32.00 £37.80 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.34% +64.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.95 £14.50 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.50 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £32.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.68% +23.07%
Stakeholder Management
England

Stakeholder Management
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Stakeholder Management Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
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 Management across the West Midlands region.

Stakeholder Management Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Stakeholder Management Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
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 Management across the West Midlands region.

Stakeholder Management Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +2 28 £425 +9.67% 2
Solihull +9 20 £334 -16.62%
Warwickshire +2 16 £325 -14.47% 3
Coventry -6 10 £340 - 6
Wolverhampton -1 7 £425 -
Worcestershire +4 5 £419 +26.89% 1
Staffordshire -2 4 £350 -17.64% 3
Shropshire -1 2 - - 1
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £105 -
Sutton Coldfield - - - -
Walsall - - - -
Stakeholder Management
England

Stakeholder Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Stakeholder Management 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 Management.

1 78 (30.12%) Project Management
2 65 (25.10%) Finance
3 46 (17.76%) PRINCE2
4 43 (16.60%) SAP
5 32 (12.36%) Migration
6 25 (9.65%) Business Analysis
7 23 (8.88%) MS Excel
7 23 (8.88%) Change Management
8 20 (7.72%) Retail
9 19 (7.34%) CRM
10 18 (6.95%) ITIL
10 18 (6.95%) Banking
10 18 (6.95%) Degree
10 18 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 17 (6.56%) UML
11 17 (6.56%) Microsoft
11 17 (6.56%) ISEB
12 16 (6.18%) ERP
12 16 (6.18%) Test Scripting
12 16 (6.18%) Data Migration
13 14 (5.41%) Rational Rose
13 14 (5.41%) Data Analysis
14 13 (5.02%) SharePoint
14 13 (5.02%) Service Delivery
14 13 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (5.02%) Change Control
15 12 (4.63%) Test Strategy
15 12 (4.63%) MS Project
15 12 (4.63%) MS Office
15 12 (4.63%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Stakeholder Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 13 (5.02%) SharePoint
2 9 (3.47%) SAS
3 2 (0.77%) Lync
4 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 23 (8.88%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.63%) MS Project
2 12 (4.63%) MS Office
3 11 (4.25%) MS Visio
4 8 (3.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (1.93%) Open Workbench
6 2 (0.77%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.54%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.16%) Maximo
3 2 (0.77%) CA Clarity
3 2 (0.77%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.77%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.77%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.77%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.77%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.77%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.77%) SAP PM
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CS
4 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.70%) WAN
1 7 (2.70%) LAN
2 3 (1.16%) Wireless
2 3 (1.16%) VoIP
3 2 (0.77%) Intranet
3 2 (0.77%) Firewall
4 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.39%) MPLS
4 1 (0.39%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) Extranet
4 1 (0.39%) WLAN
4 1 (0.39%) SNMP
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.39%) Network Security
4 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.93%) SAP BI
3 3 (1.16%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.16%) OLAP
4 2 (0.77%) Relational Database
4 2 (0.77%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (0.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle OWB
5 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 14 (5.41%) Rational Rose
2 5 (1.93%) JIRA
General
1 65 (25.10%) Finance
2 20 (7.72%) Retail
3 18 (6.95%) Banking
4 9 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 7 (2.70%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.70%) Automotive
5 7 (2.70%) Marketing
6 6 (2.32%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.54%) German Language
8 3 (1.16%) Advertising
9 2 (0.77%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.77%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Billing
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) Back Office
10 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 91 (35.14%) Analyst
2 77 (29.73%) Project Manager
3 62 (23.94%) Business Analyst
4 12 (4.63%) SAP Analyst
5 11 (4.25%) Architect
5 11 (4.25%) Test Analyst
6 10 (3.86%) SAP Test Analyst
7 9 (3.47%) Senior Analyst
7 9 (3.47%) Consultant
8 8 (3.09%) Business Change Analyst
8 8 (3.09%) Senior Manager
8 8 (3.09%) Programme Manager
8 8 (3.09%) SAP Manager
8 8 (3.09%) Change Analyst
8 8 (3.09%) Data Manager
9 7 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (2.32%) Test Manager
10 6 (2.32%) Project Planner
11 5 (1.93%) MI Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.16%) .NET
2 2 (0.77%) Flash
3 1 (0.39%) Ajax
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.25%) Management Information System
1 11 (4.25%) NHS
2 4 (1.54%) Data Integration
2 4 (1.54%) Credit Risk
2 4 (1.54%) Statistics
3 3 (1.16%) E-Learning
3 3 (1.16%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 3 (1.16%) Data Extraction
4 2 (0.77%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.39%) SCORM
5 1 (0.39%) EPoS
5 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
5 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.39%) PMI
5 1 (0.39%) Informatics
5 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.39%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.54%) Windows 7
1 4 (1.54%) Windows
2 3 (1.16%) UNIX
3 2 (0.77%) AIX
3 2 (0.77%) Linux
4 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (30.12%) Project Management
2 46 (17.76%) PRINCE2
3 32 (12.36%) Migration
4 25 (9.65%) Business Analysis
5 23 (8.88%) Change Management
6 19 (7.34%) CRM
7 18 (6.95%) ITIL
7 18 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 17 (6.56%) UML
9 16 (6.18%) ERP
9 16 (6.18%) Test Scripting
9 16 (6.18%) Data Migration
10 14 (5.41%) Data Analysis
11 13 (5.02%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.02%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.02%) Change Control
12 12 (4.63%) Test Strategy
13 11 (4.25%) Data Modelling
13 11 (4.25%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.25%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 12 (4.63%) SQL
2 5 (1.93%) VBA
3 2 (0.77%) T-SQL
3 2 (0.77%) Java
3 2 (0.77%) ABAP
4 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (6.95%) Degree
2 17 (6.56%) ISEB
3 9 (3.47%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (1.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.54%) Security Cleared
7 3 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.16%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.16%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.77%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.77%) CCNP
8 2 (0.77%) PMP
9 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.39%) CAPM
9 1 (0.39%) CCIE
9 1 (0.39%) CCNA
9 1 (0.39%) CCDA
9 1 (0.39%) CCDP
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.32%) QA
2 3 (1.16%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.39%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.39%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.39%) Squid
1 1 (0.39%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 9 (3.47%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 43 (16.60%) SAP
2 17 (6.56%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.32%) Oracle
3 6 (2.32%) Business Objects
4 5 (1.93%) Cognos
5 3 (1.16%) JD Edwards
5 3 (1.16%) Cisco
5 3 (1.16%) Avaya
5 3 (1.16%) Juniper
5 3 (1.16%) HP
6 2 (0.77%) Teradata
7 1 (0.39%) Saba
7 1 (0.39%) ATG
7 1 (0.39%) BT
7 1 (0.39%) Primavera
7 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.39%) Ariba
7 1 (0.39%) Nokia
7 1 (0.39%) Lotus
7 1 (0.39%) Riverbed
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