Period
to 19 June 2018

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 6 months to 19 June 2018 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
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 101 132
Rank change year-on-year -32 +31 0
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 36 50 47
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.94% 1.37% 0.98%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.10% 1.66% 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 26 22
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £438 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -7.89% -9.52%
10th Percentile £348 £281 £366
90th Percentile £588 £650 £560
South East median daily rate £463 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +8.82% - -10.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £37.50 -
South East median hourly rate £36.00 £35.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +1.41% +42.00% -37.50%

Stakeholder Engagement is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,276 3,015 3,914
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 85.25% 82.60% 81.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,658 1,401 2,103
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £250 £253
90th Percentile £588 £575 £545
South East median daily rate £435 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +5.45% +3.13% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 76 126 122
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £15.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.26% -8.82% -21.11%
10th Percentile £8.00 £12.00 £10.58
90th Percentile £50.63 £44.50 £54.80
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.90 £25.00
% change year-on-year +25.63% -20.40% +13.64%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Stakeholder Engagement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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 6 months to 19 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 16 £400 -8.57%
Bracknell -3 3 £400 -17.95%
Maidenhead -12 2 - - 1
Slough -7 1 - -
Newbury -18 1 - -
Stakeholder Engagement
South East

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (30.56%) Project Management
3 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
4 7 (19.44%) Marketing
5 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (16.67%) Oracle
6 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
6 5 (13.89%) Change Management
6 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
7 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (11.11%) Information Security
7 4 (11.11%) CRM
8 3 (8.33%) ERP
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
8 3 (8.33%) MS Access
8 3 (8.33%) CISSP
8 3 (8.33%) Legal
8 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 3 (8.33%) CISM
8 3 (8.33%) ITIL
8 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
8 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
8 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 3 (8.33%) COBIT
8 3 (8.33%) Retail
8 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
8 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables

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 (2.78%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (2.78%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.78%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle ERP
2 2 (5.56%) Primavera
3 1 (2.78%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (2.78%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.78%) Dynamics 365
1 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.56%) LAN
1 2 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.78%) Firewall
2 1 (2.78%) Intranet
2 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
2 1 (2.78%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.78%) VoIP
2 1 (2.78%) VPN
2 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) MS Access
2 1 (2.78%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (2.78%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (2.78%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 14 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (19.44%) Marketing
2 7 (19.44%) Telecoms
3 3 (8.33%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Billing
4 1 (2.78%) Games
4 1 (2.78%) Law
4 1 (2.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (27.78%) Analyst
2 8 (22.22%) Business Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Project Manager
4 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 3 (8.33%) Architect
5 3 (8.33%) Buyer
5 3 (8.33%) IT Buyer
6 2 (5.56%) Business Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Coordinator
6 2 (5.56%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Oracle Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Programme Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Solutions Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Business Analyst
6 2 (5.56%) Web Manager
6 2 (5.56%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) ATL
1 1 (2.78%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.78%) REST
1 1 (2.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 2 (5.56%) CESG
2 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 2 (5.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
3 1 (2.78%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.78%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Project Management
1 11 (30.56%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (13.89%) Business Analysis
3 5 (13.89%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) PRINCE2
4 4 (11.11%) CRM
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
5 3 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 3 (8.33%) Digital Marketing
5 3 (8.33%) ERP
5 3 (8.33%) ITIL
5 3 (8.33%) People Management
5 3 (8.33%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
6 2 (5.56%) Business Process Mapping
6 2 (5.56%) SDLC
6 2 (5.56%) Strategic Thinking
6 2 (5.56%) Time Management
6 2 (5.56%) Translating Business Requirements
6 2 (5.56%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Java
2 1 (2.78%) Java 8
2 1 (2.78%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.78%) Python
2 1 (2.78%) R
2 1 (2.78%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.78%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) CISM
1 3 (8.33%) CISSP
1 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.78%) CISA
3 1 (2.78%) Degree
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
3 1 (2.78%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (8.33%) COBIT
3 2 (5.56%) GDPR
3 2 (5.56%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.56%) PMO
4 1 (2.78%) HMG Security Policy Framework
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.78%) HP ALM
1 1 (2.78%) MOM
Vendors
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 6 (16.67%) Oracle
3 2 (5.56%) Cadence
4 1 (2.78%) Cisco
4 1 (2.78%) HP
4 1 (2.78%) RedPrairie
4 1 (2.78%) SAP