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 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 Engagement
UK / England
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 193 167 183
Rank change year-on-year -26 +16  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 574 722 621
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.38% 1.46% 1.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.66% 1.76% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 516 442
Median daily rate £450 £430 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -4.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £302 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +2.43% -3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 9
Median hourly rate £50.00 £25.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.00% -37.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.33 £18.99 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.25 £64.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

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 34656 40979 39244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 83.30% 82.95% 79.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 23008 27240 24713
Median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.85% +2.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 862 1004 1153
Median hourly rate £36.00 £36.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.36% +32.72%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £52.50 £48.82
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

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 28 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 28 March 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 28 March 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 -35 264 £475 +5.55% 40
South East -26 69 £418 -1.76% 7
West Midlands +35 58 £413 +3.12% 5
South West +1 47 £344 -3.50% 1
North West +12 44 £438 -16.66% 9
East of England +11 35 £438 +16.66% 3
Yorkshire +5 32 £399 -5.89% 10
East Midlands -8 22 £406 +16.07%
Midlands +10 1 £500 - 2
Stakeholder Engagement
UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 March 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.

1 312 (29.16%) Finance
2 265 (24.77%) Project Management
3 239 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
4 188 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 137 (12.80%) PRINCE2
6 119 (11.12%) Change Management
7 115 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
8 99 (9.25%) Business Analysis
9 92 (8.60%) Retail
10 91 (8.50%) Security Cleared
11 86 (8.04%) Banking
12 74 (6.92%) PMO
13 73 (6.82%) Migration
14 72 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
15 67 (6.26%) MS Excel
16 64 (5.98%) SAP
17 63 (5.89%) SQL
17 63 (5.89%) Microsoft
18 61 (5.70%) Oracle
18 61 (5.70%) ITIL
18 61 (5.70%) Service Delivery
19 57 (5.33%) Waterfall
20 56 (5.23%) CRM
21 54 (5.05%) SharePoint
22 52 (4.86%) Scrum
22 52 (4.86%) SC Cleared
23 51 (4.77%) Analytics
24 50 (4.67%) Degree
24 50 (4.67%) MS Project
25 48 (4.49%) Management Information System

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 54 (5.05%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.40%) CMS
3 12 (1.12%) Confluence
4 10 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 6 (0.56%) SAS
6 5 (0.47%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (0.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (0.28%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.28%) Drupal
8 3 (0.28%) OpenStack
8 3 (0.28%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.19%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.19%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.19%) IIS
9 2 (0.19%) MS Project Server
10 1 (0.093%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 1 (0.093%) Elasticsearch
10 1 (0.093%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 67 (6.26%) MS Excel
2 50 (4.67%) MS Project
3 40 (3.74%) MS Visio
4 30 (2.80%) MS Office
5 27 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (0.47%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 3 (0.28%) Stata
8 2 (0.19%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.19%) InDesign
8 2 (0.19%) Spreadsheet
9 1 (0.093%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 13 (1.21%) Oracle iRecruitment
3 12 (1.12%) Unit4 Business World
4 11 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
5 10 (0.93%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.47%) Oracle Payroll
6 5 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 4 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
7 4 (0.37%) SAP HCM
8 3 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 3 (0.28%) SAP MDG
8 3 (0.28%) SAP Retail
9 2 (0.19%) CA PPM
9 2 (0.19%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (0.19%) Maximo
9 2 (0.19%) Primavera
9 2 (0.19%) SAP FI
10 1 (0.093%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 1 (0.093%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.96%) Amazon AWS
1 21 (1.96%) SaaS
2 19 (1.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (1.12%) PaaS
4 10 (0.93%) Office 365
5 9 (0.84%) Oracle CX
6 8 (0.75%) IaaS
7 7 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.28%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.19%) G Suite
10 2 (0.19%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.093%) GitHub
11 1 (0.093%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.093%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.093%) Taleo
11 1 (0.093%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.50%) Firewall
2 11 (1.03%) Intranet
2 11 (1.03%) WAN
3 10 (0.93%) 4G
4 9 (0.84%) 3G
4 9 (0.84%) IPsec
4 9 (0.84%) LTE
4 9 (0.84%) Radio Access Network
4 9 (0.84%) SSL
5 8 (0.75%) 2G
5 8 (0.75%) Diameter Protocol
5 8 (0.75%) MVNO
5 8 (0.75%) VoLTE
6 7 (0.65%) LAN
7 6 (0.56%) Internet
7 6 (0.56%) VoIP
8 5 (0.47%) Network Security
8 5 (0.47%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.37%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (1.78%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.50%) Big Data
2 16 (1.50%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
4 11 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 10 (0.93%) QlikView
6 9 (0.84%) MS Access
6 9 (0.84%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (0.84%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (0.65%) Data Mining
7 7 (0.65%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.56%) MySQL
8 6 (0.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.47%) Electronic Patient Records
9 5 (0.47%) Relational Database
10 4 (0.37%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.37%) Power BI
10 4 (0.37%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.37%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.28%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 17 (1.59%) JIRA
2 8 (0.75%) JMeter
2 8 (0.75%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.37%) Toad
3 4 (0.37%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.19%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.19%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.19%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.093%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (0.093%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.093%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.093%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.093%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.093%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.093%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.093%) TeamCity
General
1 312 (29.16%) Finance
2 92 (8.60%) Retail
3 86 (8.04%) Banking
4 40 (3.74%) Legal
4 40 (3.74%) Marketing
5 32 (2.99%) Telecoms
6 25 (2.34%) Law
7 21 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 20 (1.87%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.21%) Automotive
9 13 (1.21%) Retail Banking
10 12 (1.12%) Back Office
10 12 (1.12%) Front Office
11 9 (0.84%) Financial Institution
11 9 (0.84%) Publishing
12 7 (0.65%) Military
12 7 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
13 6 (0.56%) Electronics
13 6 (0.56%) Games
13 6 (0.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 289 (27.01%) Analyst
2 220 (20.56%) Project Manager
3 190 (17.76%) Business Analyst
4 101 (9.44%) Architect
5 44 (4.11%) Consultant
6 40 (3.74%) IT Manager
6 40 (3.74%) Programme Manager
7 37 (3.46%) Developer
8 31 (2.90%) Change Manager
9 28 (2.62%) Service Manager
10 24 (2.24%) Delivery Manager
11 22 (2.06%) IT Project Manager
12 21 (1.96%) Data Analyst
13 20 (1.87%) IT Analyst
13 20 (1.87%) Senior Analyst
13 20 (1.87%) Senior Manager
13 20 (1.87%) Solutions Architect
14 19 (1.78%) Senior Business Analyst
15 18 (1.68%) Applications Manager
15 18 (1.68%) Implementation Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.40%) Web Services
2 9 (0.84%) .NET
2 9 (0.84%) SOAP
3 8 (0.75%) JSON
4 7 (0.65%) ActiveX
4 7 (0.65%) ADO
4 7 (0.65%) DAO
5 6 (0.56%) CSS
5 6 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
5 6 (0.56%) XML
6 5 (0.47%) HTML
6 5 (0.47%) Middleware
6 5 (0.47%) SAPUI5
7 4 (0.37%) Ajax
7 4 (0.37%) Hibernate
7 4 (0.37%) Spring
7 4 (0.37%) Struts
8 2 (0.19%) AngularJS
8 2 (0.19%) Mason
8 2 (0.19%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 115 (10.75%) Analytical Skills
2 48 (4.49%) Management Information System
3 36 (3.36%) Data Centre
4 30 (2.80%) User Experience
5 19 (1.78%) NHS
6 17 (1.59%) Mainframe
7 12 (1.12%) Derivative
8 9 (0.84%) Fixed Income
9 8 (0.75%) Cloud Native
9 8 (0.75%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (0.75%) Equities
9 8 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.75%) SWIFT
10 7 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.65%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.56%) CESG
11 6 (0.56%) CMDB
11 6 (0.56%) Fintech
12 5 (0.47%) Blog
12 5 (0.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 20 (1.87%) Windows
2 11 (1.03%) Linux
2 11 (1.03%) Unix
3 5 (0.47%) Android
3 5 (0.47%) Apple iOS
3 5 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (0.47%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.37%) AIX
4 4 (0.37%) Windows Server
4 4 (0.37%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (0.28%) CentOS
6 2 (0.19%) Solaris
6 2 (0.19%) zOS
7 1 (0.093%) SUSE
7 1 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (24.77%) Project Management
2 239 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
3 188 (17.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 137 (12.80%) PRINCE2
5 119 (11.12%) Change Management
6 99 (9.25%) Business Analysis
7 73 (6.82%) Migration
8 72 (6.73%) Business Intelligence
9 61 (5.70%) ITIL
9 61 (5.70%) Service Delivery
10 57 (5.33%) Waterfall
11 56 (5.23%) CRM
12 52 (4.86%) Scrum
13 51 (4.77%) Analytics
14 47 (4.39%) ERP
15 43 (4.02%) Service Management
16 42 (3.93%) Programme Management
17 41 (3.83%) Business Transformation
18 37 (3.46%) Risk Management
19 36 (3.36%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 63 (5.89%) SQL
2 27 (2.52%) C
3 19 (1.78%) VBA
4 12 (1.12%) C#
4 12 (1.12%) Java
5 11 (1.03%) VB
6 10 (0.93%) PL/SQL
7 8 (0.75%) Python
8 7 (0.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.28%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.19%) COBOL
10 2 (0.19%) Perl
10 2 (0.19%) PHP
10 2 (0.19%) R
10 2 (0.19%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.093%) ABAP
11 1 (0.093%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.093%) Ruby
11 1 (0.093%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.093%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 91 (8.50%) Security Cleared
2 52 (4.86%) SC Cleared
3 50 (4.67%) Degree
4 22 (2.06%) DV Cleared
5 20 (1.87%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 15 (1.40%) ISEB
6 15 (1.40%) PMI Certification
7 14 (1.31%) PMP
8 13 (1.21%) BPSS Clearance
9 12 (1.12%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.56%) APMP
11 5 (0.47%) CBAP
12 3 (0.28%) Chartered Engineer
12 3 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
12 3 (0.28%) CISSP
12 3 (0.28%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.28%) MCP
12 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (0.28%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (6.92%) PMO
2 27 (2.52%) QA
3 24 (2.24%) Data Quality
4 23 (2.15%) MiFID
5 10 (0.93%) IFRS
5 10 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 9 (0.84%) IFRS 9
7 8 (0.75%) SEPA
8 7 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (0.56%) PMBOK
9 6 (0.56%) SLA
10 5 (0.47%) GDPR
11 4 (0.37%) FATCA
12 3 (0.28%) Solvency II
13 2 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
13 2 (0.19%) JSP 440
13 2 (0.19%) P3O
13 2 (0.19%) PCI DSS
14 1 (0.093%) HL7
14 1 (0.093%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 14 (1.31%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.28%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.19%) Docker
5 1 (0.093%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.093%) HDFS
5 1 (0.093%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.093%) vSphere
5 1 (0.093%) XenApp
5 1 (0.093%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (0.56%) Terraform
2 5 (0.47%) AirWatch
3 3 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.28%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (0.28%) PowerCLI
3 3 (0.28%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 2 (0.19%) SCCM
5 1 (0.093%) Ambari
5 1 (0.093%) Control-M
5 1 (0.093%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.093%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.093%) Kibana
5 1 (0.093%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.093%) Mesos
5 1 (0.093%) Oozie
5 1 (0.093%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.093%) Puppet
5 1 (0.093%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.093%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 64 (5.98%) SAP
2 63 (5.89%) Microsoft
3 61 (5.70%) Oracle
4 17 (1.59%) Adobe
4 17 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (1.21%) IBM
6 12 (1.12%) Tableau
7 10 (0.93%) Kronos
7 10 (0.93%) VMware
8 9 (0.84%) Cisco
8 9 (0.84%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.65%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.56%) Remedy
11 5 (0.47%) Cognos
11 5 (0.47%) Google
11 5 (0.47%) HP
11 5 (0.47%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.47%) Splunk
12 4 (0.37%) BMC
12 4 (0.37%) TIBCO
Midlands
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Central London / West End
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £450.00 - £525.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
West Drayton, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £130 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eames Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £550 - £600 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
North West
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
East Anglia
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £180 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
itecopeople
Rate: £425 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £305 - £385 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 5 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 19 days ago