Period
to 29 September 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 29 September 2020 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
UK > England
6 months to
29 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 25 21 25
Rank change year-on-year -4 +4 -6
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 1,652 5,532 6,515
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 6.38% 7.00% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.35% 8.04% 8.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,247 3,788 4,565
Median daily rate £488 £488 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +4.17% +4.00%
10th Percentile £325 £328 £325
90th Percentile £688 £677 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £460
% change year-on-year +2.63% +3.26% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 81 49
Median hourly rate £35.00 £39.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.39% +12.86% -
10th Percentile £17.67 £16.25 £15.35
90th Percentile £53.75 £60.00 £54.41
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

Stakeholder Management 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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 22,475 68,837 80,891
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.86% 87.16% 87.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 14,406 45,666 54,053
Median daily rate £475 £475 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.60% +3.89%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 785 1,982 2,173
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.65 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.99% +17.38% -14.29%
10th Percentile £12.63 £11.80 £11.18
90th Percentile £54.88 £53.75 £50.25
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.00 £20.80
% change year-on-year +45.83% +15.41% -16.37%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Stakeholder Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Management in England.

Daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Stakeholder Management in England over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Management in England.

Hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Stakeholder Management in England over the 6 months to 29 September 2020.

Hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the England region over the 6 months to 29 September 2020. 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
London -18 771 £528 +0.48% 137
South East +7 273 £450 -2.17% 44
North of England -9 195 £440 -2.22% 77
Midlands +3 161 £437 -6.52% 48
South West +4 119 £475 +5.56% 33
West Midlands +2 112 £450 -5.26% 35
North West -11 110 £425 -5.56% 55
Yorkshire -8 68 £440 +1.00% 15
East of England -24 52 £481 -3.75% 20
East Midlands +14 47 £425 -2.86% 13
North East +14 17 £425 -5.56% 7
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 29 September 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 487 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
2 408 (24.70%) Finance
3 287 (17.37%) Project Management
4 258 (15.62%) Security Cleared
5 219 (13.26%) SC Cleared
6 198 (11.99%) Project Delivery
7 187 (11.32%) Public Sector
8 167 (10.11%) Change Management
9 165 (9.99%) Microsoft
10 163 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
11 159 (9.62%) Azure
12 152 (9.20%) PRINCE2
13 142 (8.60%) SAP
14 141 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
15 140 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
16 134 (8.11%) Migration
17 130 (7.87%) Risk Management
18 126 (7.63%) Business Analysis
19 123 (7.45%) DevOps
20 120 (7.26%) Requirements Gathering
21 119 (7.20%) Business Case
22 112 (6.78%) Scrum
23 111 (6.72%) Decision-Making
24 105 (6.36%) ITIL
25 104 (6.30%) Banking
26 103 (6.23%) AWS
27 100 (6.05%) SQL
28 97 (5.87%) Analytics
29 92 (5.57%) Java
30 89 (5.39%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management

Stakeholder Management
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 62 (3.75%) Confluence
2 36 (2.18%) SharePoint
3 22 (1.33%) CMS
4 16 (0.97%) Apache Spark
5 11 (0.67%) JBoss
6 9 (0.54%) Apache
7 8 (0.48%) SAS
7 8 (0.48%) WebLogic
8 7 (0.42%) WebSphere
9 6 (0.36%) Apache ServiceMix
9 6 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
9 6 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 6 (0.36%) Red Hat Fuse
10 4 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 4 (0.24%) Cloud Foundry
10 4 (0.24%) Drupal
11 3 (0.18%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.18%) Jupyter
11 3 (0.18%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 66 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 51 (3.09%) Microsoft Office
3 47 (2.85%) Microsoft Project
4 37 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 37 (2.24%) MS Visio
5 10 (0.61%) Spreadsheet
6 3 (0.18%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 2 (0.12%) LibreOffice
7 2 (0.12%) Simulink
7 2 (0.12%) Sketch
7 2 (0.12%) SPSS
8 1 (0.061%) Adobe Captivate
8 1 (0.061%) AutoCAD
8 1 (0.061%) Camtasia
8 1 (0.061%) FrameMaker
8 1 (0.061%) InVision
8 1 (0.061%) Marvel
8 1 (0.061%) PTC Creo
8 1 (0.061%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 57 (3.45%) SAP S/4HANA
2 26 (1.57%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (0.48%) Payment Gateway
3 8 (0.48%) SAP FI
4 7 (0.42%) Oracle EBS
4 7 (0.42%) SAP PLM
5 6 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
5 6 (0.36%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (0.30%) Oracle Payables
6 5 (0.30%) SAP CO
6 5 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
7 4 (0.24%) Endur
7 4 (0.24%) Oracle EBS R12
7 4 (0.24%) SAP SD
7 4 (0.24%) Sentinel
7 4 (0.24%) thinkFolio
7 4 (0.24%) Workday HCM
8 3 (0.18%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.18%) SAP ERP
8 3 (0.18%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 159 (9.62%) Azure
2 103 (6.23%) AWS
3 52 (3.15%) Power Platform
4 32 (1.94%) GCP
5 29 (1.76%) Dynamics 365
6 28 (1.69%) Office 365
7 26 (1.57%) SaaS
8 18 (1.09%) IaaS
8 18 (1.09%) PaaS
9 14 (0.85%) Azure Active Directory
10 8 (0.48%) Apigee
10 8 (0.48%) Boomi
10 8 (0.48%) GitHub
10 8 (0.48%) Veeva
11 7 (0.42%) OpenShift
11 7 (0.42%) Serverless
12 6 (0.36%) Azure Stack
12 6 (0.36%) PowerApps
13 5 (0.30%) Amazon S3
13 5 (0.30%) Azure Data Factory
Communications & Networking
1 24 (1.45%) Firewall
2 16 (0.97%) LAN
2 16 (0.97%) WAN
3 14 (0.85%) Wireless
4 10 (0.61%) 5G
4 10 (0.61%) DNS
5 9 (0.54%) Internet
5 9 (0.54%) TCP/IP
6 8 (0.48%) 2G
6 8 (0.48%) Network Security
7 7 (0.42%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (0.42%) iSCSI
8 6 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 6 (0.36%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 6 (0.36%) GSM
8 6 (0.36%) HTTP
8 6 (0.36%) MVNO
8 6 (0.36%) Packet Switching
8 6 (0.36%) Skype
9 5 (0.30%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (3.15%) Power BI
2 45 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
3 37 (2.24%) Big Data
4 34 (2.06%) SQL Server
5 18 (1.09%) Hadoop
6 17 (1.03%) Data Lake
7 16 (0.97%) Relational Database
8 12 (0.73%) Apache Hive
8 12 (0.73%) BusinessObjects
8 12 (0.73%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 10 (0.61%) Oracle Database
9 10 (0.61%) SAP HANA
9 10 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (0.48%) Impala
10 8 (0.48%) MySQL
10 8 (0.48%) NoSQL
10 8 (0.48%) PostgreSQL
10 8 (0.48%) QlikView
10 8 (0.48%) SAP BW
11 7 (0.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 81 (4.90%) JIRA
2 24 (1.45%) Git (software)
3 18 (1.09%) Jenkins
4 12 (0.73%) SonarQube
5 10 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 8 (0.48%) Bitbucket
7 7 (0.42%) Selenium
8 6 (0.36%) JMeter
8 6 (0.36%) JUnit
9 4 (0.24%) Maven
9 4 (0.24%) Toad
10 3 (0.18%) Axure RP
10 3 (0.18%) Cucumber
10 3 (0.18%) eggPlant
10 3 (0.18%) FishEye
10 3 (0.18%) LoadRunner
10 3 (0.18%) MSI
10 3 (0.18%) Rational DOORS
10 3 (0.18%) Visual Studio Team System
11 2 (0.12%) Vagrant
General
1 408 (24.70%) Finance
2 187 (11.32%) Public Sector
3 104 (6.30%) Banking
4 82 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 72 (4.36%) Marketing
6 65 (3.93%) Retail
7 41 (2.48%) Law
7 41 (2.48%) Legal
8 36 (2.18%) Manufacturing
9 35 (2.12%) Pharmaceutical
10 23 (1.39%) Electronics
11 22 (1.33%) Front Office
12 19 (1.15%) Back Office
13 18 (1.09%) Investment Banking
14 16 (0.97%) Advertising
15 12 (0.73%) Publishing
16 10 (0.61%) Financial Institution
17 9 (0.54%) Local Government
18 8 (0.48%) Automotive
18 8 (0.48%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 303 (18.34%) Analyst
2 277 (16.77%) Project Manager
3 219 (13.26%) Architect
4 216 (13.08%) Business Analyst
5 99 (5.99%) Consultant
6 72 (4.36%) Developer
7 57 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
8 53 (3.21%) IT Manager
9 49 (2.97%) Delivery Manager
10 48 (2.91%) Senior Manager
11 46 (2.78%) Programme Manager
12 38 (2.30%) IT Project Manager
12 38 (2.30%) Technical Architect
13 35 (2.12%) Business Manager
14 34 (2.06%) Technical Analyst
15 33 (2.00%) Change Manager
16 30 (1.82%) IT Analyst
17 29 (1.76%) Data Architect
17 29 (1.76%) SAP Consultant
18 28 (1.69%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (1.94%) HTML
2 30 (1.82%) CSS
3 25 (1.51%) Middleware
3 25 (1.51%) Web Services
4 23 (1.39%) XML
5 21 (1.27%) RESTful
6 20 (1.21%) .NET
7 18 (1.09%) AngularJS
7 18 (1.09%) Spring
8 15 (0.91%) Node.js
9 13 (0.79%) Oracle Fusion
9 13 (0.79%) SOAP
10 11 (0.67%) React
10 11 (0.67%) REST
11 9 (0.54%) JSON
11 9 (0.54%) SAML
12 8 (0.48%) SailPoint
12 8 (0.48%) Spring Boot
12 8 (0.48%) Velocity
13 7 (0.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 163 (9.87%) Analytical Skills
2 58 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 46 (2.78%) User Experience
4 42 (2.54%) Virtual Team
5 37 (2.24%) NHS
6 36 (2.18%) Data Centre
7 27 (1.63%) Public Cloud
8 25 (1.51%) FMCG
9 23 (1.39%) Greenfield Project
10 17 (1.03%) Mobile App
11 15 (0.91%) Self-Motivation
12 14 (0.85%) Taxonomies
13 13 (0.79%) Hybrid Cloud
14 12 (0.73%) PMI
15 11 (0.67%) Reference Data
15 11 (0.67%) Social Media
16 10 (0.61%) Fixed Income
17 9 (0.54%) Analytical Mindset
18 7 (0.42%) Augmented Reality
18 7 (0.42%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 56 (3.39%) Windows
2 30 (1.82%) Linux
3 24 (1.45%) Unix
4 19 (1.15%) Windows 10
5 12 (0.73%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.48%) Windows 7
7 7 (0.42%) Windows Server
8 6 (0.36%) VMS
9 5 (0.30%) Android
10 4 (0.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
12 2 (0.12%) Debian
12 2 (0.12%) Ubuntu
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.061%) AIX
13 1 (0.061%) CentOS
13 1 (0.061%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 487 (29.48%) Agile Software Development
2 287 (17.37%) Project Management
3 198 (11.99%) Project Delivery
4 167 (10.11%) Change Management
5 152 (9.20%) PRINCE2
6 141 (8.54%) Problem-Solving
7 140 (8.47%) Business Intelligence
8 134 (8.11%) Migration
9 130 (7.87%) Risk Management
10 126 (7.63%) Business Analysis
11 123 (7.45%) DevOps
12 120 (7.26%) Requirements Gathering
13 119 (7.20%) Business Case
14 112 (6.78%) Scrum
15 111 (6.72%) Decision-Making
16 105 (6.36%) ITIL
17 97 (5.87%) Analytics
18 89 (5.39%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
19 85 (5.15%) Data Modelling
19 85 (5.15%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 100 (6.05%) SQL
2 92 (5.57%) Java
3 54 (3.27%) Python
4 34 (2.06%) JavaScript
5 30 (1.82%) C
6 13 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 12 (0.73%) C#
8 11 (0.67%) Scala
8 11 (0.67%) VBA
9 9 (0.54%) Objective-C
10 8 (0.48%) Ruby
11 7 (0.42%) Apple Swift
12 6 (0.36%) C++
12 6 (0.36%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 6 (0.36%) PL/SQL
12 6 (0.36%) R
12 6 (0.36%) Shell Script
12 6 (0.36%) TypeScript
13 5 (0.30%) Bash Shell
13 5 (0.30%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 258 (15.62%) Security Cleared
2 219 (13.26%) SC Cleared
3 77 (4.66%) Degree
4 41 (2.48%) DV Cleared
5 31 (1.88%) PMI Certification
6 28 (1.69%) PMP
7 22 (1.33%) BPSS Clearance
7 22 (1.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 19 (1.15%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 18 (1.09%) CISSP
10 14 (0.85%) TOGAF Certification
11 13 (0.79%) CISM
11 13 (0.79%) ISEB
12 10 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 8 (0.48%) APMP
13 8 (0.48%) ISTQB
14 6 (0.36%) CESG Certified Professional
14 6 (0.36%) MCSE
15 5 (0.30%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.48%) PMO
2 30 (1.82%) QA
3 24 (1.45%) Data Quality
4 17 (1.03%) GDPR
5 12 (0.73%) SLA
6 9 (0.54%) GxP
6 9 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 6 (0.36%) IFRS
8 6 (0.36%) NIST
8 6 (0.36%) PMBOK
8 6 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.24%) COBIT
9 4 (0.24%) IFRS 9
9 4 (0.24%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.18%) SEPA
11 2 (0.12%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.12%) EMIR
11 2 (0.12%) Government Security Classifications
11 2 (0.12%) Section 508
System Software
1 35 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 23 (1.39%) Docker
3 17 (1.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.48%) vSphere
4 8 (0.48%) XenApp
5 7 (0.42%) NFS
5 7 (0.42%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (0.24%) HDFS
7 3 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
7 3 (0.18%) Virtual Desktop
7 3 (0.18%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (0.18%) VMware NSX
7 3 (0.18%) XenDesktop
8 2 (0.12%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 2 (0.12%) GlusterFS
8 2 (0.12%) vCloud
9 1 (0.061%) Citrix Hypervisor
9 1 (0.061%) Firmware
9 1 (0.061%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.061%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (1.27%) Kubernetes
2 17 (1.03%) Ansible
3 13 (0.79%) FortiGate
3 13 (0.79%) Terraform
4 8 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
5 7 (0.42%) Puppet
5 7 (0.42%) SCCM
6 5 (0.30%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.24%) Prometheus
7 4 (0.24%) Single Sign-On
8 3 (0.18%) Grafana
8 3 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
8 3 (0.18%) vRealize
9 2 (0.12%) Forefront Identity Manager
9 2 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.12%) Kibana
9 2 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
9 2 (0.12%) Oozie
9 2 (0.12%) OpenVAS
9 2 (0.12%) Packer
Vendors
1 165 (9.99%) Microsoft
2 142 (8.60%) SAP
3 71 (4.30%) Oracle
4 35 (2.12%) ServiceNow
5 33 (2.00%) Salesforce.com
6 29 (1.76%) Cisco
7 20 (1.21%) Google
8 19 (1.15%) Tableau
8 19 (1.15%) VMware
9 17 (1.03%) Red Hat
10 16 (0.97%) Ariba
10 16 (0.97%) F5
10 16 (0.97%) webMethods
11 14 (0.85%) Atlassian
11 14 (0.85%) Cloudera
11 14 (0.85%) Juniper
12 12 (0.73%) Dell
12 12 (0.73%) Fortinet
12 12 (0.73%) Talend
13 11 (0.67%) IFS