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 17 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Stakeholder Management
Rank 26 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -4
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 131 68 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.53% 3.71% 3.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 5.43% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 37 45
Average daily rate £375 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £271 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £530 £555
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 £39.15 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.60% +42.36%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1648 1253 1423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 69.59% 68.36% 62.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 854 607 673
Average daily rate £375 £340 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.29% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £220 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 96 66
Average hourly rate £31.50 £37.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.86% +34.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £15.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £155.00 £37.80 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
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 17 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 17 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 +1 26 £425 +9.60% 5
Solihull +6 19 £342 -14.50% 1
Warwickshire 0 16 £325 -14.47% 4
Coventry -4 11 £325 - 4
Wolverhampton -5 5 £475 -
Worcestershire +6 4 £388 +17.42%
Staffordshire 0 4 £350 -17.64% 3
Shropshire -2 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Dudley - 1 £105 -
Sutton Coldfield - - - - 1
Walsall - - - -
Stakeholder Management
England

Stakeholder Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 17 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 77 (29.96%) Project Management
2 63 (24.51%) Finance
3 48 (18.68%) PRINCE2
4 42 (16.34%) SAP
5 32 (12.45%) Migration
6 24 (9.34%) Change Management
7 23 (8.95%) Business Analysis
8 22 (8.56%) MS Excel
9 20 (7.78%) CRM
9 20 (7.78%) Retail
10 18 (7.00%) ITIL
10 18 (7.00%) Test Scripting
11 17 (6.61%) Data Migration
11 17 (6.61%) Microsoft
11 17 (6.61%) ISEB
11 17 (6.61%) Banking
12 16 (6.23%) Degree
13 15 (5.84%) Data Analysis
13 15 (5.84%) ERP
13 15 (5.84%) UML
14 14 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
15 13 (5.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 13 (5.06%) Change Control
15 13 (5.06%) MS Visio
15 13 (5.06%) Service Delivery
16 12 (4.67%) Management Information System
16 12 (4.67%) Rational Rose
16 12 (4.67%) SharePoint
16 12 (4.67%) MS Project
16 12 (4.67%) Test Strategy

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

For the 6 months to 17 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 12 (4.67%) SharePoint
2 6 (2.33%) SAS
3 2 (0.78%) Lync
4 1 (0.39%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.39%) IBM Notes
4 1 (0.39%) Apache
4 1 (0.39%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.39%) Moodle
Applications
1 22 (8.56%) MS Excel
2 13 (5.06%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.67%) MS Project
4 11 (4.28%) MS Office
5 9 (3.50%) MS PowerPoint
6 4 (1.56%) Open Workbench
7 2 (0.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.56%) SAP HR
1 4 (1.56%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.17%) Maximo
3 2 (0.78%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.78%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.78%) SAP MDM
3 2 (0.78%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.78%) SAP PP
3 2 (0.78%) SAP PM
3 2 (0.78%) CA Clarity
4 1 (0.39%) SAP SRM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.39%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.39%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.39%) SAP WM
4 1 (0.39%) SAP CS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.72%) WAN
1 7 (2.72%) LAN
2 3 (1.17%) VoIP
2 3 (1.17%) Wireless
3 2 (0.78%) Firewall
3 2 (0.78%) Intranet
3 2 (0.78%) Internet
4 1 (0.39%) Extranet
4 1 (0.39%) MPLS
4 1 (0.39%) SNMP
4 1 (0.39%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.39%) DNS
4 1 (0.39%) WLAN
4 1 (0.39%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (0.39%) Network Security
4 1 (0.39%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.39%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.95%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (1.95%) SAP BI
2 3 (1.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.17%) OLAP
3 2 (0.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (0.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 2 (0.78%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle OWB
4 1 (0.39%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.39%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (4.67%) Rational Rose
2 5 (1.95%) JIRA
General
1 63 (24.51%) Finance
2 20 (7.78%) Retail
3 17 (6.61%) Banking
4 9 (3.50%) Manufacturing
5 8 (3.11%) Automotive
5 8 (3.11%) Marketing
6 7 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.95%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.56%) German Language
9 3 (1.17%) Advertising
10 2 (0.78%) Legal
10 2 (0.78%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.39%) Back Office
11 1 (0.39%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.39%) Billing
11 1 (0.39%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.39%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 87 (33.85%) Analyst
2 78 (30.35%) Project Manager
3 60 (23.35%) Business Analyst
4 12 (4.67%) SAP Analyst
5 11 (4.28%) Architect
5 11 (4.28%) Test Analyst
6 10 (3.89%) Consultant
6 10 (3.89%) SAP Test Analyst
7 9 (3.50%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (3.11%) Programme Manager
8 8 (3.11%) Data Manager
8 8 (3.11%) SAP Manager
9 7 (2.72%) IT Project Manager
9 7 (2.72%) Senior Manager
10 6 (2.33%) Senior Project Manager
10 6 (2.33%) Project Planner
10 6 (2.33%) Change Analyst
10 6 (2.33%) Business Change Analyst
11 5 (1.95%) Test Leader
11 5 (1.95%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.17%) .NET
2 2 (0.78%) Flash
3 1 (0.39%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.39%) Ajax
3 1 (0.39%) J2EE
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (4.67%) Management Information System
2 11 (4.28%) NHS
3 4 (1.56%) Credit Risk
3 4 (1.56%) Statistics
3 4 (1.56%) Data Integration
4 3 (1.17%) E-Learning
4 3 (1.17%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.78%) PMI
5 2 (0.78%) Mainframe
5 2 (0.78%) Data Extraction
6 1 (0.39%) Informatics
6 1 (0.39%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.39%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.39%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.39%) Client/Server
6 1 (0.39%) EPoS
6 1 (0.39%) SCORM
6 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.39%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.56%) Windows
1 4 (1.56%) Windows 7
2 3 (1.17%) UNIX
3 2 (0.78%) Linux
3 2 (0.78%) AIX
4 1 (0.39%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (29.96%) Project Management
2 48 (18.68%) PRINCE2
3 32 (12.45%) Migration
4 24 (9.34%) Change Management
5 23 (8.95%) Business Analysis
6 20 (7.78%) CRM
7 18 (7.00%) ITIL
7 18 (7.00%) Test Scripting
8 17 (6.61%) Data Migration
9 15 (5.84%) ERP
9 15 (5.84%) UML
9 15 (5.84%) Data Analysis
10 14 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (5.06%) Service Delivery
11 13 (5.06%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 13 (5.06%) Change Control
12 12 (4.67%) Test Strategy
12 12 (4.67%) Continuous Improvement
13 11 (4.28%) Business Intelligence
13 11 (4.28%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.11%) SQL
2 2 (0.78%) T-SQL
2 2 (0.78%) ABAP
2 2 (0.78%) Java
3 1 (0.39%) VBA
3 1 (0.39%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 17 (6.61%) ISEB
2 16 (6.23%) Degree
3 9 (3.50%) ISTQB
4 7 (2.72%) ITIL Certification
5 6 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (1.56%) Security Cleared
6 4 (1.56%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (1.17%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.78%) CCNP
8 2 (0.78%) PMP
9 1 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
9 1 (0.39%) CAPM
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.39%) CCNA
9 1 (0.39%) CCDA
9 1 (0.39%) CCDP
9 1 (0.39%) CCIE
9 1 (0.39%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.33%) QA
2 3 (1.17%) 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%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.39%) Squid
1 1 (0.39%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 8 (3.11%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 42 (16.34%) SAP
2 17 (6.61%) Microsoft
3 6 (2.33%) Oracle
4 5 (1.95%) Cognos
5 3 (1.17%) Cisco
5 3 (1.17%) HP
5 3 (1.17%) Avaya
5 3 (1.17%) Juniper
5 3 (1.17%) JD Edwards
6 2 (0.78%) Teradata
6 2 (0.78%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.39%) Ariba
7 1 (0.39%) Nokia
7 1 (0.39%) Lotus
7 1 (0.39%) Pega
7 1 (0.39%) Riverbed
7 1 (0.39%) SolarWinds
7 1 (0.39%) F5
7 1 (0.39%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.39%) Primavera
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