The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 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 26 June 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.

Stakeholder Engagement
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 66 100 85
Rank change year-on-year +34 -15  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 33 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.80% 0.82% 1.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 1.02% 1.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 22
Median daily rate £438 £488 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.25% -2.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £414 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £688 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.85% +5.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +47.05% -36.25%  

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 Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1493 1861 1933
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 81.27% 80.01% 78.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 712 1025 954
Median daily rate £425 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +0.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 71 76
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.21% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £13.48
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £39.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire 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 Berkshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Berkshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Berkshire over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Berkshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Berkshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidenhead - 8 £305 -
Bracknell - 6 £575 -
Reading +10 4 £356 -25.00%
Newbury - 1 £613 -
Slough - 1 - - 2
Stakeholder Engagement
South East

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) ERP
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
4 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
5 8 (16.00%) User Stories
6 7 (14.00%) Finance
6 7 (14.00%) SAP
7 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 5 (10.00%) Legal
7 5 (10.00%) SDLC
8 4 (8.00%) Law
8 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 4 (8.00%) CRM
8 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
8 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
9 3 (6.00%) Data Architecture
9 3 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 3 (6.00%) Retail
9 3 (6.00%) Marketing
9 3 (6.00%) ITIL
9 3 (6.00%) SQL
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma
9 3 (6.00%) Information Security

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (2.00%) nginx
1 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI
2 1 (2.00%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) 4G
2 1 (2.00%) Bluetooth
2 1 (2.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.00%) MySQL
2 1 (2.00%) QlikView
2 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.00%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Toad
General
1 9 (18.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.00%) Finance
3 5 (10.00%) Legal
4 4 (8.00%) Law
5 3 (6.00%) Marketing
5 3 (6.00%) Retail
6 2 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (2.00%) Advertising
7 1 (2.00%) Billing
7 1 (2.00%) Electronics
7 1 (2.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 17 (34.00%) Analyst
2 12 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.00%) Project Manager
4 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 4 (8.00%) Business IT Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Analyst
5 4 (8.00%) IT Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Agile Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Delivery Manager
6 3 (6.00%) ERP Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) ERP Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) SAP Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) SAP Business Analyst
6 3 (6.00%) Scrum Master
6 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (6.00%) Technical Leader
7 2 (4.00%) Administrator
7 2 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Specialist
7 2 (4.00%) Change Manager
7 2 (4.00%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (2.00%) JSON
1 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.00%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.00%) Life Science
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) PMI
3 1 (2.00%) Social Media
3 1 (2.00%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (24.00%) Business Analysis
3 11 (22.00%) ERP
3 11 (22.00%) Scrum
3 11 (22.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.00%) Project Management
5 8 (16.00%) User Stories
6 5 (10.00%) Data Modelling
6 5 (10.00%) SDLC
7 4 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
7 4 (8.00%) CRM
7 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.00%) TDD
8 3 (6.00%) Information Security
8 3 (6.00%) ITIL
8 3 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
8 3 (6.00%) Programme Management
8 3 (6.00%) Service Management
8 3 (6.00%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) Degree
3 1 (2.00%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.00%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.00%) Data Quality
1 3 (6.00%) PMO
2 1 (2.00%) PMBOK
2 1 (2.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Docker
1 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Vendors
1 7 (14.00%) SAP
2 3 (6.00%) IBM
3 2 (4.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (4.00%) Talend
4 1 (2.00%) BMC
4 1 (2.00%) Oracle
4 1 (2.00%) Remedy
4 1 (2.00%) Saba
4 1 (2.00%) Tableau
4 1 (2.00%) Workday