Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 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 17 November 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
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 91 90
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -10
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 12 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.89% 0.54% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.06% 0.62% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 5
Cheshire median daily rate £500 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +41.67% -27.27%
10th Percentile £225 £373 £187
90th Percentile £560 £666 £358
North West median daily rate £430 £439 £363
% change year-on-year -1.99% +21.03% -9.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - £47.39

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 Cheshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1128 1283 1755
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 83.99% 86.40% 84.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 805 917 1152
Cheshire median daily rate £420 £400 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% -4.76% +8.39%
10th Percentile £263 £244 £275
90th Percentile £623 £613 £599
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 32 59
Cheshire median hourly rate £14.42 £19.64 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.59% +12.24% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.25 £13.00 £12.87
90th Percentile £34.80 £38.93 £37.50
North West median hourly rate £27.00 £22.85 £30.52
% change year-on-year +18.19% -25.15% +64.97%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Cheshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Cheshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Cheshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Cheshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Cheshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

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 Cheshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Warrington +17 4 £525 +21.74%
Crewe - 4 £250 -
Chester +10 1 £125 -70.59% 1
Knutsford - 1 £475 - 1
Stakeholder Engagement
North West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 5 (41.67%) Finance
2 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (25.00%) GDPR
4 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
4 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (16.67%) Analytics
4 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (16.67%) SFIA
4 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) SMS
4 2 (16.67%) Information Management
4 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
4 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Requirements Engineering
5 1 (8.33%) BDD
5 1 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) Use Case
5 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (8.33%) Time Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (8.33%) Project Management
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (16.67%) SMS
General
1 5 (41.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Analyst
1 4 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Performance Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Planning Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Risk Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Communications Specialist
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Change Manager
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Analytics
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) Collaborative Working
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
3 2 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 2 (16.67%) Information Management
3 2 (16.67%) IT Governance
3 2 (16.67%) IT Strategy
3 2 (16.67%) Performance Management
3 2 (16.67%) Quality Management
3 2 (16.67%) SFIA
4 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (8.33%) Line Management
4 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
4 1 (8.33%) User Stories
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) GDPR