The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stakeholder Engagement
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 34 34 32
Rank change year-on-year 0 -2  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 4 2 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 1.44% 0.65% 3.86%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.60% 0.74% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 12
Median daily rate £513 £394 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.15% -17.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £349 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £439 £546
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.90% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 250 271 351
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 90.25% 88.56% 84.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 179 183 269
Median daily rate £450 £450 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £325 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 17 13
Median hourly rate £16.00 £47.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.31% +18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £15.40 £18.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £50.68 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bedfordshire citing Stakeholder Engagement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Bedfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Bedfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Bedfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Management
2 2 (50.00%) OneDrive
2 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) CMS
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) IBM
3 1 (25.00%) Big Data
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
1 2 (50.00%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Big Data
1 1 (25.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 3 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 1 (25.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Business Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Manager
1 2 (50.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) CRM Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
1 2 (50.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (50.00%) Strategic Management
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (25.00%) Business Process Modelling
3 1 (25.00%) Content Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Prototyping
3 1 (25.00%) UML
3 1 (25.00%) Use Case
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) IBM