The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham with a requirement for Stakeholder Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Management over the 3 months to 28 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.

Stakeholder Management
Gloucestershire / Cheltenham
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 5 15 28
Rank change year-on-year +10 +13  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 10 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheltenham 19.23% 2.53% 2.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 29.41% 4.00% 3.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 0 4
Median daily rate £383 - £363
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 - £393
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.74 £42.00 £42.25
% change year-on-year +1.75% -0.59%  

Stakeholder Management 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 Cheltenham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Cheltenham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 34 50 119
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheltenham 65.38% 63.29% 80.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 23 76
Median daily rate £365 £421 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.35% -0.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 8
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.25 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.59% -0.58%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheltenham

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in Cheltenham

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in Cheltenham

Stakeholder Management
Top 17 Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management 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 Cheltenham region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 10 (90.91%) E-Commerce
2 8 (72.73%) IBM
3 6 (54.55%) IBM Sterling
4 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (36.36%) Finance
6 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
6 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
7 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
7 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
7 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
7 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
7 1 (9.09%) Retail
7 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
7 1 (9.09%) ITIL
7 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
7 1 (9.09%) Multichannel Retail

Stakeholder Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheltenham 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:

General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) Business Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce Analyst
1 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
2 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce Manager
3 4 (36.36%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Financial Services Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) Contingency Planning
2 2 (18.18%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) Multichannel Retail
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE
3 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Resource Management
3 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
3 1 (9.09%) Software Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
Vendors
1 8 (72.73%) IBM
2 6 (54.55%) IBM Sterling