Period
to 23 October 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 23 October 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
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 19 20
Rank change year-on-year -6 +1 0
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 6,472 6,833 7,299
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.85% 7.41% 7.47%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.94% 8.63% 8.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,476 4,810 5,038
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - +0.56%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £310
90th Percentile £663 £638 £650
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 34 37
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -2.78% -3.36%
10th Percentile £15.94 £20.13 £15.04
90th Percentile £54.92 £60.43 £52.25
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £36.00
% change year-on-year -18.13% +18.75% -7.69%

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 81,550 79,195 83,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.26% 85.93% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,470 53,008 55,540
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £644 £631 £606
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,180 1,862 2,214
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.98 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.93% +11.02% +3.73%

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 23 October 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 23 October 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 23 October 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 -11 2,838 £500 +0.50% 415
South East -2 1,175 £470 +4.44% 158
North of England -1 975 £425 - 188
Midlands -3 649 £450 +5.88% 127
Yorkshire +1 467 £413 -1.79% 75
South West -10 459 £436 +5.12% 69
North West +1 449 £425 - 106
West Midlands -11 403 £450 +5.88% 94
East of England +8 334 £475 +11.76% 61
East Midlands +9 220 £425 +2.41% 32
North East -4 71 £485 +10.23% 7
South Coast 0 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 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 2,114 (32.66%) Finance
2 2,012 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1,420 (21.94%) Project Management
4 631 (9.75%) PRINCE2
5 618 (9.55%) Banking
6 596 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
7 591 (9.13%) Business Analysis
8 563 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 542 (8.37%) Migration
10 507 (7.83%) Retail
11 493 (7.62%) Scrum
12 487 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
13 476 (7.35%) Change Management
14 452 (6.98%) Waterfall
15 442 (6.83%) SAP
16 420 (6.49%) ITIL
17 404 (6.24%) SQL
18 381 (5.89%) Security Cleared
19 378 (5.84%) Oracle
20 351 (5.42%) User Stories
21 336 (5.19%) Risk Management
21 336 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
22 335 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
23 319 (4.93%) Analytics
24 318 (4.91%) PMO
25 293 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
26 290 (4.48%) Degree
27 285 (4.40%) JIRA
28 277 (4.28%) E-Commerce
29 272 (4.20%) SC Cleared

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
1 155 (2.39%) SharePoint
2 137 (2.12%) Confluence
3 74 (1.14%) CMS
4 61 (0.94%) SAS
5 43 (0.66%) Apache Spark
6 32 (0.49%) WebSphere
7 28 (0.43%) Skype for Business
8 22 (0.34%) BizTalk Server
9 20 (0.31%) Apache
10 18 (0.28%) Drupal
11 17 (0.26%) MS Exchange
12 16 (0.25%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (0.25%) IIS
12 16 (0.25%) WebLogic
13 14 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
13 14 (0.22%) JBoss
14 11 (0.17%) Umbraco
15 8 (0.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (0.12%) SharePoint 2013
16 7 (0.11%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 336 (5.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 225 (3.48%) Microsoft Office
3 183 (2.83%) Microsoft Project
4 172 (2.66%) MS Visio
5 171 (2.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 25 (0.39%) UserZoom
7 15 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
8 11 (0.17%) InVision
9 5 (0.077%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.077%) UXPin
10 4 (0.062%) Maya
11 2 (0.031%) Chatbot
11 2 (0.031%) HipChat
11 2 (0.031%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe Captivate
12 1 (0.015%) Adobe Illustrator
12 1 (0.015%) EViews
12 1 (0.015%) S-PLUS
12 1 (0.015%) SPSS
12 1 (0.015%) Stata
Business Applications
1 95 (1.47%) Dynamics CRM
2 52 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
3 48 (0.74%) SAP S/4HANA
4 28 (0.43%) SAP FI
5 25 (0.39%) SAP CO
5 25 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
5 25 (0.39%) SAP HR
6 24 (0.37%) Dynamics NAV
7 19 (0.29%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 17 (0.26%) SAP ERP
9 16 (0.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 14 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
11 13 (0.20%) SAP MM
12 12 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
12 12 (0.19%) PlanetPress Connect
13 10 (0.15%) NetSuite
13 10 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
14 9 (0.14%) SAP MDG
14 9 (0.14%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 293 (4.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 257 (3.97%) Amazon AWS
3 198 (3.06%) Office 365
4 78 (1.21%) SaaS
5 69 (1.07%) Dynamics 365
6 56 (0.87%) IaaS
7 49 (0.76%) PaaS
8 47 (0.73%) GitHub
9 39 (0.60%) Google Cloud Platform
10 36 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
11 26 (0.40%) Cloud Computing
12 24 (0.37%) Slack
12 24 (0.37%) Trello
13 22 (0.34%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 19 (0.29%) Amazon S3
14 19 (0.29%) Azure Active Directory
15 18 (0.28%) Amazon CloudWatch
16 17 (0.26%) Google Analytics
17 15 (0.23%) Apigee
18 14 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 84 (1.30%) WAN
2 73 (1.13%) Firewall
3 67 (1.04%) LAN
4 63 (0.97%) SMS
5 55 (0.85%) Internet
6 42 (0.65%) DNS
7 38 (0.59%) Skype
8 32 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
9 27 (0.42%) Intranet
10 26 (0.40%) DHCP
11 23 (0.36%) Broadband
12 22 (0.34%) SAN
12 22 (0.34%) Unified Communications
12 22 (0.34%) VPN
13 18 (0.28%) MPLS
13 18 (0.28%) TCP/IP
14 17 (0.26%) VoIP
15 16 (0.25%) Wireless
16 14 (0.22%) Network Security
16 14 (0.22%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 171 (2.64%) SQL Server
2 158 (2.44%) Data Warehouse
3 153 (2.36%) Big Data
4 107 (1.65%) Power BI
5 84 (1.30%) Hadoop
6 56 (0.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 51 (0.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 50 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 45 (0.70%) BusinessObjects
10 43 (0.66%) SAP HANA
11 39 (0.60%) Data Lake
12 36 (0.56%) Apache Hive
13 34 (0.53%) Oracle Database
14 30 (0.46%) MySQL
15 28 (0.43%) Oracle Reports
15 28 (0.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 26 (0.40%) QlikView
17 23 (0.36%) NoSQL
17 23 (0.36%) RDBMS
17 23 (0.36%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 285 (4.40%) JIRA
2 73 (1.13%) Jenkins
3 65 (1.00%) Selenium
4 52 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 49 (0.76%) Cucumber
6 31 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 31 (0.48%) Visual Studio Team System
7 29 (0.45%) JMeter
8 26 (0.40%) Axure RP
9 25 (0.39%) Bitbucket
9 25 (0.39%) SpecFlow
10 24 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
11 21 (0.32%) Zephyr
12 20 (0.31%) LoadRunner
13 16 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 15 (0.23%) Maven
14 15 (0.23%) SoapUI
15 12 (0.19%) TeamCity
16 9 (0.14%) Jasmine
16 9 (0.14%) Mocha
General
1 2,114 (32.66%) Finance
2 618 (9.55%) Banking
3 507 (7.83%) Retail
4 215 (3.32%) Marketing
5 210 (3.24%) Telecoms
6 199 (3.07%) Legal
7 117 (1.81%) Manufacturing
8 114 (1.76%) Advertising
9 103 (1.59%) Retail Banking
10 96 (1.48%) Investment Banking
11 67 (1.04%) Billing
12 66 (1.02%) Law
13 51 (0.79%) Front Office
14 50 (0.77%) Financial Institution
15 44 (0.68%) Publishing
16 41 (0.63%) Back Office
16 41 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
17 36 (0.56%) Automotive
18 23 (0.36%) German Language
19 22 (0.34%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 1,584 (24.47%) Analyst
2 1,423 (21.99%) Project Manager
3 1,105 (17.07%) Business Analyst
4 585 (9.04%) Architect
5 340 (5.25%) Consultant
6 288 (4.45%) IT Manager
7 276 (4.26%) Developer
8 229 (3.54%) Solutions Architect
9 220 (3.40%) Programme Manager
10 219 (3.38%) Senior Manager
11 197 (3.04%) IT Project Manager
12 189 (2.92%) Delivery Manager
13 147 (2.27%) Test Manager
14 141 (2.18%) Senior Project Manager
15 137 (2.12%) Infrastructure Manager
16 123 (1.90%) Change Manager
17 118 (1.82%) Service Manager
18 111 (1.72%) Business Manager
19 108 (1.67%) Designer
20 102 (1.58%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (1.93%) .NET
2 82 (1.27%) Web Services
3 79 (1.22%) HTML
4 70 (1.08%) Middleware
5 58 (0.90%) CSS
6 56 (0.87%) Oracle Fusion
7 49 (0.76%) REST
8 44 (0.68%) Node.js
9 42 (0.65%) JSON
9 42 (0.65%) XML
10 41 (0.63%) React
11 39 (0.60%) SOAP
12 32 (0.49%) AngularJS
13 29 (0.45%) RESTful
14 28 (0.43%) J2EE
14 28 (0.43%) Kafka
15 26 (0.40%) HTML5
15 26 (0.40%) OAuth
15 26 (0.40%) Velocity
16 25 (0.39%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 596 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 257 (3.97%) User Experience
3 233 (3.60%) Management Information System
4 194 (3.00%) Data Centre
5 144 (2.22%) Self-Motivation
6 103 (1.59%) Virtual Team
7 96 (1.48%) Greenfield Project
8 76 (1.17%) Computer Science
9 74 (1.14%) Mobile App
10 52 (0.80%) Fintech
11 49 (0.76%) Derivative
12 48 (0.74%) PMI
13 46 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 43 (0.66%) Enterprise Software
14 43 (0.66%) FMCG
15 40 (0.62%) NHS
16 33 (0.51%) Public Cloud
17 30 (0.46%) Data Structures
18 28 (0.43%) Social Media
19 27 (0.42%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 271 (4.19%) Windows
2 141 (2.18%) Linux
3 100 (1.55%) Unix
4 93 (1.44%) Windows 10
5 71 (1.10%) Windows Server
6 29 (0.45%) Android
7 24 (0.37%) Apple iOS
7 24 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 21 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 15 (0.23%) Solaris
10 14 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
11 9 (0.14%) AIX
12 6 (0.093%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.062%) Windows 8
14 3 (0.046%) CentOS
14 3 (0.046%) zOS
15 2 (0.031%) SUSE
15 2 (0.031%) Windows 2000 Server
15 2 (0.031%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,012 (31.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1,420 (21.94%) Project Management
3 631 (9.75%) PRINCE2
4 591 (9.13%) Business Analysis
5 542 (8.37%) Migration
6 493 (7.62%) Scrum
7 487 (7.52%) Problem-Solving
8 476 (7.35%) Change Management
9 452 (6.98%) Waterfall
10 420 (6.49%) ITIL
11 351 (5.42%) User Stories
12 336 (5.19%) Risk Management
13 335 (5.18%) Business Intelligence
14 319 (4.93%) Analytics
15 277 (4.28%) E-Commerce
16 254 (3.92%) Decision-Making
16 254 (3.92%) SDLC
17 251 (3.88%) ERP
18 238 (3.68%) Service Management
19 237 (3.66%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 404 (6.24%) SQL
2 240 (3.71%) Java
3 129 (1.99%) JavaScript
3 129 (1.99%) Python
4 86 (1.33%) C#
5 85 (1.31%) C
6 47 (0.73%) T-SQL
7 37 (0.57%) PowerShell
7 37 (0.57%) VBA
8 29 (0.45%) Shell Script
9 25 (0.39%) R
10 21 (0.32%) PL/SQL
11 17 (0.26%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
12 16 (0.25%) Scala
13 14 (0.22%) Ruby
14 13 (0.20%) Perl
15 12 (0.19%) ES6
15 12 (0.19%) TypeScript
16 11 (0.17%) VB
17 10 (0.15%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 381 (5.89%) Security Cleared
2 290 (4.48%) Degree
3 272 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 123 (1.90%) PMP
5 116 (1.79%) PMI Certification
6 107 (1.65%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 92 (1.42%) CISSP
8 91 (1.41%) ISEB
9 68 (1.05%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 60 (0.93%) CISM
11 52 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 48 (0.74%) ISTQB
13 45 (0.70%) BPSS Clearance
14 43 (0.66%) DV Cleared
14 43 (0.66%) ITIL Certification
15 36 (0.56%) MCSE
16 35 (0.54%) CISA
17 34 (0.53%) APMP
18 33 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
19 25 (0.39%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 318 (4.91%) PMO
2 208 (3.21%) QA
3 190 (2.94%) GDPR
4 79 (1.22%) Data Quality
5 61 (0.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 60 (0.93%) SLA
7 42 (0.65%) PCI DSS
8 39 (0.60%) COBIT
9 34 (0.53%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 23 (0.36%) PSD2
11 20 (0.31%) MiFID
12 15 (0.23%) IFRS
13 14 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
14 11 (0.17%) EMIR
15 10 (0.15%) Cyber Essentials
15 10 (0.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
16 9 (0.14%) Disclosure Scotland
17 8 (0.12%) SEPA
18 7 (0.11%) Actionable Recommendations
19 6 (0.093%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 122 (1.89%) Active Directory
2 54 (0.83%) Docker
3 48 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.23%) HDFS
4 15 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
5 9 (0.14%) Hyper-V
6 8 (0.12%) Virtual Desktop
7 6 (0.093%) Apache Flume
7 6 (0.093%) VMware NSX
8 5 (0.077%) Virtual Machines
8 5 (0.077%) XenApp
9 3 (0.046%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (0.046%) vSphere
10 2 (0.031%) Firmware
10 2 (0.031%) NFS
10 2 (0.031%) Virtual Servers
10 2 (0.031%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.015%) OpenAM
11 1 (0.015%) Postfix
11 1 (0.015%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 40 (0.62%) Kubernetes
2 35 (0.54%) SCCM
3 29 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
4 28 (0.43%) Ansible
5 24 (0.37%) Puppet
5 24 (0.37%) Terraform
6 22 (0.34%) HP ALM
7 20 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
8 19 (0.29%) HP Quality Center
9 12 (0.19%) CASB
10 11 (0.17%) Prometheus
10 11 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.15%) Oozie
11 10 (0.15%) vCenter Server
12 8 (0.12%) AirWatch
12 8 (0.12%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (0.12%) Nagios
12 8 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
13 6 (0.093%) SCOM
14 5 (0.077%) Computer Emergency Response Teams
Vendors
1 563 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 442 (6.83%) SAP
3 378 (5.84%) Oracle
4 108 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
5 85 (1.31%) Cisco
6 84 (1.30%) IBM
6 84 (1.30%) VMware
7 83 (1.28%) ServiceNow
8 80 (1.24%) Tableau
9 61 (0.94%) Google
10 56 (0.87%) Workday
11 54 (0.83%) Adobe
12 47 (0.73%) Citrix
12 47 (0.73%) HP
13 35 (0.54%) Splunk
14 30 (0.46%) Alteryx
15 29 (0.45%) Teradata
16 28 (0.43%) Atlassian
16 28 (0.43%) hybris
17 25 (0.39%) CheckPoint