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 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 56 59
Rank change year-on-year +22 +3  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 18 16 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.92% 1.96% 1.08%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.58% 2.36% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 5
Median daily rate £438 £330 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.57% -17.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £238 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.85% +5.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 503 677 577
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.66% 83.07% 77.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 475 382
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.43 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
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 Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 11 (34.38%) Migration
2 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Validation
4 7 (21.88%) Finance
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
5 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
6 5 (15.63%) Project Management
6 5 (15.63%) Service Management
6 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
6 5 (15.63%) Data Validation
6 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
7 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 4 (12.50%) Banking
7 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
7 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
8 3 (9.38%) ERP
8 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
8 3 (9.38%) SAP
8 3 (9.38%) SAS
8 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
8 3 (9.38%) Back Office
8 3 (9.38%) Big Data
8 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
8 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
8 3 (9.38%) Change Control
8 3 (9.38%) Hadoop

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 3 (9.38%) SAS
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.13%) Moodle
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (18.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Cognos TM1
1 1 (3.13%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.13%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) Big Data
1 3 (9.38%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) QlikView
2 2 (6.25%) SAP BW
3 1 (3.13%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (3.13%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (3.13%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 7 (21.88%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Banking
3 3 (9.38%) Back Office
3 3 (9.38%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.13%) Retail
4 1 (3.13%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (18.75%) Applications Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Data Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Infrastructure Test Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) Test Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Programme Planner
3 3 (9.38%) Project Planner
3 3 (9.38%) Transition Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Business Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Data Scientist
4 2 (6.25%) Developer
4 2 (6.25%) Portfolio Planner
4 2 (6.25%) Programme Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Business Intelligence Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Defect Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Migration Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) TM1 Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) CMDB
3 1 (3.13%) e-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
1 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Migration
2 9 (28.13%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) ITIL
3 8 (25.00%) Validation
4 7 (21.88%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (21.88%) Data Migration
5 5 (15.63%) Data Analysis
5 5 (15.63%) Data Validation
5 5 (15.63%) Project Management
5 5 (15.63%) Service Management
6 4 (12.50%) Test Strategy
7 3 (9.38%) Behavioural Change
7 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 3 (9.38%) Dependency Management
7 3 (9.38%) Functional Testing
7 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
7 3 (9.38%) ITIL V3
7 3 (9.38%) Non-Functional Testing
7 3 (9.38%) PRINCE
7 3 (9.38%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) R
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.13%) Degree
1 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) PMO
2 1 (3.13%) PMBOK
2 1 (3.13%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (9.38%) SAP
2 2 (6.25%) NEC
2 2 (6.25%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) Blackboard
3 1 (3.13%) Cognos
3 1 (3.13%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.13%) Tableau
3 1 (3.13%) VMware