The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 27 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
UK / England
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 198 179 207
Rank change year-on-year -19 +28  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 567 714 595
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.31% 1.44% 1.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.55% 1.72% 1.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 369 516 423
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +2.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £650 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £413
% change year-on-year -3.40% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 8
Median hourly rate £37.50 £23.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +59.57% -41.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.00 £18.63 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £27.57 £47.39
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £25.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +39.21% -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 England with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 36629 41404 40602
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 84.70% 83.49% 80.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 24036 27790 26591
Median daily rate £450 £450 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.43%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 948 977 1113
Median hourly rate £32.00 £27.50 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.36% +5.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.81 £12.58 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £48.00 £50.00
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in England

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in England

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in England

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in England over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in England

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in England

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 England region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -38 258 £500 +5.04% 40
South East +30 108 £430 +1.17% 14
South West -3 46 £415 -6.21% 4
North West -2 38 £450 +2.27% 13
West Midlands -2 36 £425 - 6
East of England +5 33 £456 -3.94% 7
Yorkshire +12 24 £510 +13.30% 11
East Midlands -15 11 £431 -15.85% 2
North East +75 7 £374 -19.62% 3
Midlands +10 2 - - 9
Stakeholder Engagement
UK

For the 6 months to 27 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 England region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 302 (26.68%) Finance
2 291 (25.71%) Project Management
3 270 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
4 220 (19.43%) Stakeholder Management
5 158 (13.96%) PRINCE2
6 116 (10.25%) Change Management
6 116 (10.25%) Security Cleared
6 116 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
7 106 (9.36%) Business Analysis
8 102 (9.01%) PMO
9 98 (8.66%) Retail
10 81 (7.16%) SC Cleared
11 80 (7.07%) Migration
12 79 (6.98%) Banking
13 74 (6.54%) Programme Management
14 73 (6.45%) SharePoint
15 72 (6.36%) ITIL
15 72 (6.36%) Microsoft
16 68 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
17 67 (5.92%) SAP
18 66 (5.83%) Scrum
19 63 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
20 61 (5.39%) ERP
20 61 (5.39%) Degree
21 56 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
21 56 (4.95%) SQL
21 56 (4.95%) Oracle
22 53 (4.68%) Service Delivery
22 53 (4.68%) User Stories
23 52 (4.59%) Marketing

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 73 (6.45%) SharePoint
2 14 (1.24%) Confluence
3 12 (1.06%) CMS
4 11 (0.97%) SAS
5 9 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.44%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
8 3 (0.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 3 (0.27%) Apache Spark
8 3 (0.27%) Drupal
8 3 (0.27%) IIS
9 2 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.18%) Moodle
9 2 (0.18%) MS Project Server
9 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.088%) Apache Solr
10 1 (0.088%) nginx
10 1 (0.088%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.088%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 68 (6.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 56 (4.95%) Microsoft Office
3 50 (4.42%) Microsoft Project
4 46 (4.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 40 (3.53%) MS Visio
6 4 (0.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.27%) Stata
8 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.18%) InDesign
8 2 (0.18%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.088%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 13 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.15%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 9 (0.80%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.62%) Unit4 Business World
5 6 (0.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 5 (0.44%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (0.44%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.35%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.27%) Oracle Financials
8 3 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 3 (0.27%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.27%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.18%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 2 (0.18%) Maximo
9 2 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
9 2 (0.18%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 25 (2.21%) SaaS
2 22 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
4 16 (1.41%) IaaS
5 13 (1.15%) Office 365
5 13 (1.15%) PaaS
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle CX
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle Service Cloud
7 6 (0.53%) Dynamics 365
7 6 (0.53%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.18%) G Suite
8 2 (0.18%) GitHub
8 2 (0.18%) Google Analytics
8 2 (0.18%) Google Tag Manager
8 2 (0.18%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.18%) Taleo
8 2 (0.18%) Yammer
9 1 (0.088%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.088%) Sage Pay
Communications & Networking
1 14 (1.24%) Intranet
2 12 (1.06%) Firewall
3 11 (0.97%) WAN
4 9 (0.80%) IPsec
4 9 (0.80%) LAN
4 9 (0.80%) SSL
5 7 (0.62%) 4G
5 7 (0.62%) Internet
5 7 (0.62%) Network Security
5 7 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
6 6 (0.53%) LTE
6 6 (0.53%) WLAN
7 4 (0.35%) 2G
7 4 (0.35%) 3G
7 4 (0.35%) Diameter Protocol
7 4 (0.35%) MVNO
7 4 (0.35%) Radio Access Network
7 4 (0.35%) SMS
7 4 (0.35%) Unified Communications
7 4 (0.35%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (1.50%) SQL Server
3 16 (1.41%) Big Data
4 15 (1.33%) BusinessObjects
5 9 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
5 9 (0.80%) Oracle Database
5 9 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
6 7 (0.62%) Data Mining
6 7 (0.62%) QlikView
6 7 (0.62%) Riak
7 5 (0.44%) Electronic Patient Records
7 5 (0.44%) Hadoop
7 5 (0.44%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (0.44%) SAP BW
7 5 (0.44%) SQL Server 2012
8 4 (0.35%) IBM InfoSphere
8 4 (0.35%) Power BI
8 4 (0.35%) Relational Database
8 4 (0.35%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 22 (1.94%) JIRA
2 5 (0.44%) JMeter
2 5 (0.44%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.35%) Rational DOORS
3 4 (0.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 3 (0.27%) Axure RP
4 3 (0.27%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.27%) Cucumber
4 3 (0.27%) Talend Open Studio
5 2 (0.18%) Selenium
5 2 (0.18%) TestPartner
6 1 (0.088%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.088%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.088%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.088%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.088%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.088%) Toad
General
1 302 (26.68%) Finance
2 98 (8.66%) Retail
3 79 (6.98%) Banking
4 52 (4.59%) Marketing
4 52 (4.59%) Telecoms
5 39 (3.45%) Law
6 31 (2.74%) Legal
7 27 (2.39%) Manufacturing
8 16 (1.41%) Investment Banking
9 14 (1.24%) Electronics
10 13 (1.15%) Back Office
10 13 (1.15%) Front Office
10 13 (1.15%) Retail Banking
11 12 (1.06%) Financial Institution
12 10 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
13 9 (0.80%) Publishing
14 8 (0.71%) Automotive
14 8 (0.71%) Local Government
15 6 (0.53%) Games
16 4 (0.35%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 265 (23.41%) Analyst
2 246 (21.73%) Project Manager
3 162 (14.31%) Business Analyst
4 106 (9.36%) Architect
5 61 (5.39%) Programme Manager
6 45 (3.98%) IT Manager
7 44 (3.89%) Consultant
8 34 (3.00%) Developer
9 33 (2.92%) IT Analyst
10 32 (2.83%) Solutions Architect
11 31 (2.74%) Senior Manager
11 31 (2.74%) Service Manager
12 28 (2.47%) Delivery Manager
12 28 (2.47%) Infrastructure Manager
13 27 (2.39%) Change Manager
14 25 (2.21%) IT Project Manager
15 24 (2.12%) PMO Analyst
16 21 (1.86%) Data Analyst
17 19 (1.68%) PMO Manager
18 18 (1.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.33%) Web Services
2 11 (0.97%) .NET
3 10 (0.88%) HTML
4 8 (0.71%) CSS
4 8 (0.71%) Flask
5 7 (0.62%) JSON
6 6 (0.53%) AngularJS
6 6 (0.53%) Oracle Fusion
7 5 (0.44%) Middleware
7 5 (0.44%) SAPUI5
7 5 (0.44%) SOAP
7 5 (0.44%) Spring
8 4 (0.35%) Ajax
8 4 (0.35%) Hibernate
8 4 (0.35%) HTML5
8 4 (0.35%) jQuery
8 4 (0.35%) REST
8 4 (0.35%) Struts
8 4 (0.35%) XML
9 3 (0.27%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 116 (10.25%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.24%) Management Information System
3 42 (3.71%) Data Centre
4 39 (3.45%) NHS
5 28 (2.47%) User Experience
6 12 (1.06%) Mainframe
7 11 (0.97%) FMCG
7 11 (0.97%) Greenfield Project
8 9 (0.80%) Derivative
8 9 (0.80%) Fixed Income
8 9 (0.80%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.71%) Cloud Native
10 7 (0.62%) EPoS
10 7 (0.62%) Equities
10 7 (0.62%) Reference Data
11 6 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 6 (0.53%) Hedge funds
11 6 (0.53%) Private Cloud
11 6 (0.53%) Social Media
12 5 (0.44%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.77%) Windows
2 9 (0.80%) Unix
3 5 (0.44%) Android
3 5 (0.44%) Apple iOS
3 5 (0.44%) Linux
3 5 (0.44%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (0.35%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.27%) CentOS
6 2 (0.18%) AIX
7 1 (0.088%) Solaris
7 1 (0.088%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.088%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 291 (25.71%) Project Management
2 270 (23.85%) Agile Software Development
3 220 (19.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 158 (13.96%) PRINCE2
5 116 (10.25%) Change Management
6 106 (9.36%) Business Analysis
7 80 (7.07%) Migration
8 74 (6.54%) Programme Management
9 72 (6.36%) ITIL
10 66 (5.83%) Scrum
11 63 (5.57%) Business Intelligence
12 61 (5.39%) ERP
13 53 (4.68%) Service Delivery
13 53 (4.68%) User Stories
14 47 (4.15%) Analytics
14 47 (4.15%) Data Analysis
15 46 (4.06%) Change Control
15 46 (4.06%) Waterfall
16 45 (3.98%) Service Management
17 43 (3.80%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 56 (4.95%) SQL
2 24 (2.12%) C
3 23 (2.03%) Java
4 14 (1.24%) Python
5 13 (1.15%) C#
5 13 (1.15%) JavaScript
6 9 (0.80%) VBA
7 6 (0.53%) PL/SQL
8 5 (0.44%) PHP
9 4 (0.35%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.35%) VB
10 3 (0.27%) ABAP
11 2 (0.18%) R
12 1 (0.088%) Perl
12 1 (0.088%) Ruby
12 1 (0.088%) SAS Macro
12 1 (0.088%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.088%) VB6
Qualifications
1 116 (10.25%) Security Cleared
2 81 (7.16%) SC Cleared
3 61 (5.39%) Degree
4 29 (2.56%) DV Cleared
5 25 (2.21%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 24 (2.12%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 17 (1.50%) PMI Certification
8 16 (1.41%) PMP
9 14 (1.24%) ISEB
10 11 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (0.71%) APMP
12 7 (0.62%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.53%) Master's Degree
14 5 (0.44%) Chartered Engineer
14 5 (0.44%) CISM
14 5 (0.44%) CISSP
15 4 (0.35%) HNC
15 4 (0.35%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 4 (0.35%) MBA
15 4 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 102 (9.01%) PMO
2 30 (2.65%) Data Quality
3 29 (2.56%) QA
4 15 (1.33%) MiFID
5 13 (1.15%) IFRS
6 11 (0.97%) GDPR
6 11 (0.97%) IFRS 9
6 11 (0.97%) SLA
7 8 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.71%) PMBOK
8 5 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.44%) FATCA
8 5 (0.44%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.27%) COBIT
9 3 (0.27%) HL7
9 3 (0.27%) JSP 440
9 3 (0.27%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.18%) GMP
10 2 (0.18%) ISO 20022
10 2 (0.18%) P3O
System Software
1 19 (1.68%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.53%) Docker
3 5 (0.44%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.35%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.088%) Firmware
5 1 (0.088%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.088%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.088%) XenApp
5 1 (0.088%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (0.62%) Ansible
2 6 (0.53%) Terraform
3 5 (0.44%) AirWatch
4 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.27%) PowerCLI
4 3 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.18%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.18%) SCCM
6 1 (0.088%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.088%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (0.088%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 72 (6.36%) Microsoft
2 67 (5.92%) SAP
3 56 (4.95%) Oracle
4 14 (1.24%) Adobe
4 14 (1.24%) IBM
5 12 (1.06%) Remedy
5 12 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
6 10 (0.88%) Kronos
7 9 (0.80%) Cognos
7 9 (0.80%) Workday
8 6 (0.53%) Tableau
8 6 (0.53%) VMware
9 5 (0.44%) BMC
9 5 (0.44%) Cisco
9 5 (0.44%) Google
9 5 (0.44%) ServiceNow
10 4 (0.35%) HP
10 4 (0.35%) MuleSoft
10 4 (0.35%) Red Hat
10 4 (0.35%) Splunk
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