Period
to 19 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 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 September 2019 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
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
19 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 59 86 59
Rank change year-on-year +27 -27 +21
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 40 19 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.89% 1.28% 2.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.46% 1.57% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 15 29
Birmingham median daily rate £413 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.71% +2.94% +28.79%
10th Percentile £298 £378 £343
90th Percentile £720 £610 £505
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £475 £425
% change year-on-year -5.26% +11.76% +9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.20 - -

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 Birmingham with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,157 1,212 1,178
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 83.60% 81.56% 83.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 779 818 851
Birmingham median daily rate £425 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +5.77% +0.65%
10th Percentile £238 £229 £250
90th Percentile £594 £563 £525
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 45 20
Birmingham median hourly rate £17.50 £15.00 £14.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +4.02% -6.97%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £11.13
90th Percentile £68.85 £25.40 £44.30
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year +20.00% -31.82% +20.38%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Birmingham

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Birmingham

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Birmingham over the 6 months to 19 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2019, 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 18 (45.00%) Project Management
2 15 (37.50%) SQL
3 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (32.50%) Finance
4 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
6 10 (25.00%) XML
6 10 (25.00%) ITIL
6 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 10 (25.00%) JSON
6 10 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
7 9 (22.50%) SaaS
7 9 (22.50%) WMI
7 9 (22.50%) ICMP
7 9 (22.50%) Telnet
7 9 (22.50%) SNMP
7 9 (22.50%) VBA
8 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
9 7 (17.50%) Azure
9 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
9 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (15.00%) Project Delivery
10 6 (15.00%) Automotive
10 6 (15.00%) Legal
11 5 (12.50%) SAP
11 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.50%) Content Management
11 5 (12.50%) Retail
11 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (2.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) SaaS
2 7 (17.50%) Azure
3 3 (7.50%) Office 365
4 2 (5.00%) AWS
4 2 (5.00%) Power Platform
5 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) ICMP
1 9 (22.50%) SNMP
1 9 (22.50%) Telnet
2 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.00%) Qlik Sense
2 4 (10.00%) QlikView
2 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (5.00%) Power BI
3 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 13 (32.50%) Finance
2 6 (15.00%) Automotive
2 6 (15.00%) Legal
3 5 (12.50%) Public Sector
3 5 (12.50%) Retail
4 2 (5.00%) Games
4 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.50%) Electronics
5 1 (2.50%) Marketing
5 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Analyst
1 14 (35.00%) Architect
2 8 (20.00%) Data Architect
3 7 (17.50%) Project Manager
4 6 (15.00%) Business Analyst
4 6 (15.00%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (12.50%) Developer
6 4 (10.00%) Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) IT Architect
6 4 (10.00%) QlikView Consultant
6 4 (10.00%) QlikView Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Business Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Business Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Communications Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Project Analyst
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Business Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (25.00%) JSON
1 10 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (5.00%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (2.50%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Windows
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Project Management
2 14 (35.00%) Agile Software Development
3 13 (32.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (25.00%) Agile Project Management
4 10 (25.00%) ITIL
5 8 (20.00%) Business Analysis
6 7 (17.50%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (17.50%) Problem-Solving
6 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
7 6 (15.00%) Project Delivery
8 5 (12.50%) Content Management
8 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (10.00%) Dashboard Development
9 4 (10.00%) Technical Leadership
10 2 (5.00%) Analytics
10 2 (5.00%) Defect Management
10 2 (5.00%) Functional Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Resilience Testing
10 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 15 (37.50%) SQL
2 9 (22.50%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) BC Cleared
2 1 (2.50%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.50%) PMO
3 1 (2.50%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) WMI
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (12.50%) SAP