Period
to 14 December 2018

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 14 December 2018 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
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 28 19 21
Rank change year-on-year -9 +2 -1
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 6,465 7,073 6,982
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.74% 7.44% 7.29%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.76% 8.65% 8.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,463 4,950 4,788
England median daily rate £475 £469 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.33% +4.17% -
10th Percentile £326 £319 £310
90th Percentile £656 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 38 33
England median hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.86% -2.78% -14.29%
10th Percentile £14.50 £16.25 £14.38
90th Percentile £82.33 £48.62 £52.85
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% -11.44%

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 83,301 81,780 81,943
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.79% 86.06% 85.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,889 55,114 54,414
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,083 1,882 2,266
England median hourly rate £22.22 £25.00 £22.92
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.14% +9.06% +4.19%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.75 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £24.02 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.33% +6.76% +2.27%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in England

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor 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 14 December 2018. 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 -10 2,890 £500 - 383
South East -7 1,167 £475 +5.56% 129
North of England -7 904 £425 - 179
Midlands -3 690 £450 +5.88% 112
West Midlands -7 454 £450 +5.88% 84
Yorkshire -4 449 £425 - 74
South West -13 449 £441 +6.33% 76
North West -2 389 £428 +0.59% 94
East of England +4 328 £475 +11.76% 25
East Midlands +4 207 £425 - 27
North East -2 73 £395 -12.22% 11
South Coast -2 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 2,054 (31.77%) Finance
2 2,024 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
3 1,402 (21.69%) Project Management
4 605 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
5 585 (9.05%) PRINCE2
6 579 (8.96%) Banking
7 559 (8.65%) Microsoft
8 543 (8.40%) Migration
9 532 (8.23%) Retail
10 518 (8.01%) Business Analysis
11 494 (7.64%) Scrum
12 468 (7.24%) Change Management
12 468 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
13 443 (6.85%) Waterfall
14 436 (6.74%) Security Cleared
15 431 (6.67%) SQL
16 422 (6.53%) SAP
17 394 (6.09%) ITIL
18 379 (5.86%) Oracle
19 356 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
20 346 (5.35%) Risk Management
21 341 (5.27%) PMO
22 330 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
22 330 (5.10%) SC Cleared
23 324 (5.01%) Microsoft Excel
23 324 (5.01%) User Stories
24 318 (4.92%) Analytics
25 315 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
26 299 (4.62%) Degree
27 292 (4.52%) JIRA

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
1 162 (2.51%) SharePoint
2 127 (1.96%) Confluence
3 66 (1.02%) SAS
4 61 (0.94%) CMS
5 33 (0.51%) WebSphere
6 29 (0.45%) Skype for Business
7 28 (0.43%) Apache Spark
8 20 (0.31%) BizTalk Server
9 19 (0.29%) MS Exchange
9 19 (0.29%) WebLogic
10 16 (0.25%) Apache
11 14 (0.22%) Drupal
11 14 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
12 10 (0.15%) IIS
12 10 (0.15%) JBoss
13 8 (0.12%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 7 (0.11%) IBM Domino
14 7 (0.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 7 (0.11%) Umbraco
15 6 (0.093%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 324 (5.01%) Microsoft Excel
2 241 (3.73%) Microsoft Office
3 169 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 166 (2.57%) Microsoft Project
5 152 (2.35%) MS Visio
6 21 (0.32%) UserZoom
7 14 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
8 12 (0.19%) InVision
9 6 (0.093%) Maya
10 4 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.062%) Open Workbench
10 4 (0.062%) Photoshop
10 4 (0.062%) UXPin
11 3 (0.046%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.031%) Chatbot
12 2 (0.031%) HipChat
12 2 (0.031%) Stata
13 1 (0.015%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.015%) S-PLUS
13 1 (0.015%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 103 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 57 (0.88%) Dynamics AX
3 54 (0.84%) SAP S/4HANA
4 23 (0.36%) SAP FI
5 21 (0.32%) Oracle ERP
6 20 (0.31%) SAP CO
6 20 (0.31%) SAP FI/CO
7 18 (0.28%) Oracle Retail
7 18 (0.28%) Workday HCM
8 16 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
9 14 (0.22%) Oracle EBS
9 14 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
9 14 (0.22%) Oracle Financials
9 14 (0.22%) SAP HR
10 13 (0.20%) SAP ERP
11 12 (0.19%) SAP MM
12 11 (0.17%) PlanetPress Connect
13 9 (0.14%) NetSuite
14 8 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
14 8 (0.12%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 356 (5.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 315 (4.87%) Amazon AWS
3 206 (3.19%) Office 365
4 98 (1.52%) Dynamics 365
5 75 (1.16%) SaaS
6 65 (1.01%) PaaS
7 58 (0.90%) IaaS
8 43 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
8 43 (0.67%) GitHub
9 36 (0.56%) Google Cloud Platform
10 29 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
11 25 (0.39%) Azure Active Directory
12 22 (0.34%) Apigee
12 22 (0.34%) Trello
13 21 (0.32%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.32%) Serverless
13 21 (0.32%) Slack
14 17 (0.26%) OneDrive
14 17 (0.26%) OpenShift
15 15 (0.23%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 84 (1.30%) WAN
2 76 (1.18%) Firewall
3 66 (1.02%) LAN
4 50 (0.77%) Internet
5 37 (0.57%) DNS
6 36 (0.56%) Skype
7 34 (0.53%) SMS
8 33 (0.51%) Intranet
9 25 (0.39%) Wi-Fi
10 23 (0.36%) DHCP
11 20 (0.31%) BGP
11 20 (0.31%) Broadband
11 20 (0.31%) MPLS
11 20 (0.31%) Unified Communications
11 20 (0.31%) VPN
11 20 (0.31%) Wireless
12 19 (0.29%) SAN
12 19 (0.29%) VoIP
13 17 (0.26%) Radio Access Network
14 16 (0.25%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 179 (2.77%) SQL Server
2 164 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
3 138 (2.13%) Big Data
4 119 (1.84%) Power BI
5 66 (1.02%) Hadoop
6 55 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 52 (0.80%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 50 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 45 (0.70%) Oracle Database
10 37 (0.57%) Data Lake
11 34 (0.53%) SAP HANA
11 34 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 33 (0.51%) BusinessObjects
12 33 (0.51%) DB2
13 32 (0.49%) MySQL
14 29 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (0.43%) QlikView
15 28 (0.43%) RDBMS
16 24 (0.37%) NoSQL
17 23 (0.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 292 (4.52%) JIRA
2 82 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 72 (1.11%) Selenium
4 63 (0.97%) Git (software)
5 52 (0.80%) Cucumber
6 37 (0.57%) Visual Studio Team System
7 29 (0.45%) Axure RP
8 28 (0.43%) Bitbucket
8 28 (0.43%) JMeter
9 26 (0.40%) SpecFlow
10 24 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 22 (0.34%) Maven
12 21 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 20 (0.31%) SoapUI
14 18 (0.28%) Visual Studio
15 17 (0.26%) LoadRunner
15 17 (0.26%) Zephyr
16 16 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
17 15 (0.23%) TeamCity
18 14 (0.22%) Subversion
General
1 2,054 (31.77%) Finance
2 579 (8.96%) Banking
3 532 (8.23%) Retail
4 259 (4.01%) Telecoms
5 200 (3.09%) Marketing
6 192 (2.97%) Legal
7 126 (1.95%) Manufacturing
8 105 (1.62%) Advertising
9 99 (1.53%) Investment Banking
10 89 (1.38%) Retail Banking
11 78 (1.21%) Law
12 69 (1.07%) Billing
13 58 (0.90%) Financial Institution
13 58 (0.90%) Front Office
14 44 (0.68%) Back Office
15 37 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
16 35 (0.54%) Automotive
17 30 (0.46%) Publishing
18 28 (0.43%) German Language
19 26 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,492 (23.08%) Analyst
2 1,347 (20.84%) Project Manager
3 990 (15.31%) Business Analyst
4 605 (9.36%) Architect
5 327 (5.06%) Consultant
6 299 (4.62%) IT Manager
7 277 (4.28%) Developer
8 227 (3.51%) Senior Manager
9 225 (3.48%) Programme Manager
10 220 (3.40%) Solutions Architect
11 199 (3.08%) IT Project Manager
12 183 (2.83%) Delivery Manager
13 163 (2.52%) Test Manager
14 158 (2.44%) Senior Project Manager
15 125 (1.93%) Change Manager
16 119 (1.84%) Business Manager
16 119 (1.84%) Infrastructure Manager
17 118 (1.83%) Service Manager
18 115 (1.78%) Designer
19 105 (1.62%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 132 (2.04%) .NET
2 88 (1.36%) Web Services
3 72 (1.11%) Middleware
4 68 (1.05%) HTML
5 57 (0.88%) XML
6 52 (0.80%) CSS
6 52 (0.80%) Oracle Fusion
6 52 (0.80%) REST
7 50 (0.77%) JSON
8 47 (0.73%) Node.js
9 43 (0.67%) React
10 38 (0.59%) SOAP
11 37 (0.57%) AngularJS
12 27 (0.42%) Gherkin
12 27 (0.42%) J2EE
12 27 (0.42%) RESTful
13 26 (0.40%) Redux
14 23 (0.36%) Velocity
15 21 (0.32%) HTML5
15 21 (0.32%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 605 (9.36%) Analytical Skills
2 257 (3.98%) User Experience
3 209 (3.23%) Management Information System
4 187 (2.89%) Data Centre
5 126 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
6 100 (1.55%) Greenfield Project
7 84 (1.30%) Virtual Team
8 83 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 61 (0.94%) PMI
10 59 (0.91%) Fintech
11 49 (0.76%) Hybrid Cloud
12 46 (0.71%) Derivative
13 45 (0.70%) FMCG
14 43 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 43 (0.67%) NHS
15 36 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
16 35 (0.54%) Data Structures
16 35 (0.54%) Public Cloud
17 32 (0.49%) Mainframe
18 28 (0.43%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 287 (4.44%) Windows
2 163 (2.52%) Linux
3 102 (1.58%) Windows 10
4 101 (1.56%) Unix
5 59 (0.91%) Windows Server
6 42 (0.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 36 (0.56%) Android
8 30 (0.46%) Apple iOS
9 26 (0.40%) Windows 7
10 20 (0.31%) Solaris
11 12 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.12%) AIX
13 6 (0.093%) CentOS
13 6 (0.093%) Windows Server 2008
14 5 (0.077%) Mac OS X
15 3 (0.046%) zOS
16 2 (0.031%) SUSE
16 2 (0.031%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.031%) Windows 8
16 2 (0.031%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,024 (31.31%) Agile Software Development
2 1,402 (21.69%) Project Management
3 585 (9.05%) PRINCE2
4 543 (8.40%) Migration
5 518 (8.01%) Business Analysis
6 494 (7.64%) Scrum
7 468 (7.24%) Change Management
7 468 (7.24%) Problem-Solving
8 443 (6.85%) Waterfall
9 394 (6.09%) ITIL
10 346 (5.35%) Risk Management
11 330 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
12 324 (5.01%) User Stories
13 318 (4.92%) Analytics
14 290 (4.49%) SDLC
15 279 (4.32%) E-Commerce
16 274 (4.24%) DevOps
17 256 (3.96%) ERP
18 255 (3.94%) Programme Management
19 251 (3.88%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 431 (6.67%) SQL
2 238 (3.68%) Java
3 151 (2.34%) Python
4 135 (2.09%) JavaScript
5 84 (1.30%) C#
6 73 (1.13%) C
7 47 (0.73%) T-SQL
8 38 (0.59%) VBA
9 36 (0.56%) PowerShell
10 34 (0.53%) Shell Script
11 32 (0.49%) R
12 30 (0.46%) Ruby
13 24 (0.37%) Perl
14 21 (0.32%) Bash Shell
14 21 (0.32%) PL/SQL
15 15 (0.23%) Scala
16 14 (0.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
17 12 (0.19%) TypeScript
18 11 (0.17%) ABAP
19 10 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 436 (6.74%) Security Cleared
2 330 (5.10%) SC Cleared
3 299 (4.62%) Degree
4 110 (1.70%) ISEB
4 110 (1.70%) PMI Certification
5 104 (1.61%) PMP
6 92 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 86 (1.33%) CISSP
8 82 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 62 (0.96%) ISTQB
10 60 (0.93%) CISM
11 57 (0.88%) DV Cleared
12 50 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
13 44 (0.68%) CISA
14 40 (0.62%) BPSS Clearance
15 38 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
16 35 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
17 29 (0.45%) Six Sigma Black Belt
18 27 (0.42%) APMP
19 25 (0.39%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 341 (5.27%) PMO
2 204 (3.16%) QA
3 166 (2.57%) GDPR
4 75 (1.16%) Data Quality
5 61 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 53 (0.82%) SLA
7 40 (0.62%) PCI DSS
8 34 (0.53%) COBIT
9 28 (0.43%) PSD2
10 27 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 18 (0.28%) MiFID
12 12 (0.19%) IFRS
13 11 (0.17%) Cyber Essentials
14 10 (0.15%) EMIR
14 10 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
15 8 (0.12%) P3O
15 8 (0.12%) SEPA
16 7 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
16 7 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
17 5 (0.077%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 122 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 79 (1.22%) Docker
3 44 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
5 10 (0.15%) HDFS
6 8 (0.12%) Hyper-V
7 5 (0.077%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.077%) Virtual Desktop
7 5 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
7 5 (0.077%) VMware NSX
8 3 (0.046%) Postfix
8 3 (0.046%) vSphere
8 3 (0.046%) XenApp
9 2 (0.031%) BIND 9
9 2 (0.031%) Firmware
9 2 (0.031%) KVM
9 2 (0.031%) NFS
9 2 (0.031%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.015%) BitLocker
10 1 (0.015%) OpenAM
Systems Management
1 60 (0.93%) Kubernetes
2 52 (0.80%) Ansible
3 32 (0.49%) Terraform
4 31 (0.48%) HP ALM
5 30 (0.46%) Puppet
6 22 (0.34%) HP Quality Center
6 22 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
6 22 (0.34%) SCCM
7 17 (0.26%) Single Sign-On
8 12 (0.19%) Nagios
9 11 (0.17%) CASB
9 11 (0.17%) Prometheus
9 11 (0.17%) vCenter Server
10 10 (0.15%) Kibana
11 7 (0.11%) logstash
12 6 (0.093%) AirWatch
12 6 (0.093%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
12 6 (0.093%) Oozie
12 6 (0.093%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 5 (0.077%) Rundeck
Vendors
1 559 (8.65%) Microsoft
2 422 (6.53%) SAP
3 379 (5.86%) Oracle
4 117 (1.81%) Salesforce.com
5 102 (1.58%) Workday
6 93 (1.44%) Cisco
6 93 (1.44%) IBM
7 84 (1.30%) VMware
8 76 (1.18%) Tableau
9 65 (1.01%) ServiceNow
10 63 (0.97%) Google
11 52 (0.80%) HP
12 51 (0.79%) Adobe
13 45 (0.70%) Citrix
14 37 (0.57%) CheckPoint
14 37 (0.57%) Red Hat
15 35 (0.54%) Splunk
16 32 (0.49%) Teradata
17 31 (0.48%) hybris
18 26 (0.40%) Alteryx