Period
to 22 May 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 22 May 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
22 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 22 19
Rank change year-on-year +2 -3 0
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 7,120 5,864 7,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.74% 7.04% 7.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.01% 8.30% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,895 4,156 5,264
England median daily rate £473 £460 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.83% +2.11% -
10th Percentile £325 £313 £313
90th Percentile £638 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 43 38
England median hourly rate £28.00 £44.95 £26.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.71% +67.26% -40.28%
10th Percentile £11.27 £16.39 £15.72
90th Percentile £52.80 £66.71 £47.39
UK median hourly rate £30.00 £44.95 £26.88
% change year-on-year -33.26% +67.26% -38.57%

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 79,041 70,667 81,704
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.87% 84.78% 84.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,457 46,633 54,405
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,083 1,889 2,106
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.00% +8.70% +8.75%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.49 £11.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £51.25 £50.13
UK median hourly rate £21.78 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.88% - +19.05%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +1 3,345 £500 - 351
South East +9 1,208 £450 - 128
North of England +9 1,035 £425 +1.19% 153
Midlands +5 721 £425 - 77
Yorkshire +8 498 £408 -4.12% 71
North West +10 485 £428 +3.76% 71
South West +5 433 £425 +1.80% 50
West Midlands +5 431 £425 +1.19% 51
East of England +1 318 £456 +2.53% 46
East Midlands +5 245 £413 -5.71% 24
North East +6 61 £475 +15.15% 11
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 2,267 (31.84%) Finance
2 2,155 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
3 1,707 (23.97%) Project Management
4 777 (10.91%) PRINCE2
5 756 (10.62%) Banking
6 740 (10.39%) Business Analysis
7 663 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
8 621 (8.72%) Migration
9 579 (8.13%) Microsoft
10 555 (7.79%) Scrum
10 555 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
11 551 (7.74%) Change Management
12 492 (6.91%) ITIL
13 454 (6.38%) Retail
14 445 (6.25%) Waterfall
15 435 (6.11%) SAP
16 433 (6.08%) Security Cleared
17 420 (5.90%) SQL
18 419 (5.88%) GDPR
19 369 (5.18%) Oracle
20 357 (5.01%) PMO
21 353 (4.96%) Degree
22 352 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
23 342 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
24 340 (4.78%) Analytics
25 336 (4.72%) Risk Management
26 332 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
27 325 (4.56%) JIRA
28 319 (4.48%) SDLC
29 316 (4.44%) 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
1 163 (2.29%) SharePoint
2 157 (2.21%) Confluence
3 96 (1.35%) CMS
4 66 (0.93%) SAS
5 62 (0.87%) Apache Spark
6 37 (0.52%) Skype for Business
6 37 (0.52%) WebSphere
7 34 (0.48%) Apache
8 31 (0.44%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 21 (0.29%) Elasticsearch
10 19 (0.27%) IIS
11 18 (0.25%) MS Exchange
11 18 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 18 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
12 16 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 13 (0.18%) BizTalk Server
13 13 (0.18%) WildFly
14 12 (0.17%) Drupal
14 12 (0.17%) JBoss
14 12 (0.17%) OpenStack
Applications
1 332 (4.66%) Microsoft Excel
2 227 (3.19%) Microsoft Project
3 209 (2.94%) Microsoft Office
4 199 (2.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 190 (2.67%) MS Visio
6 22 (0.31%) InVision
7 17 (0.24%) UserZoom
8 14 (0.20%) Photoshop
9 12 (0.17%) Spreadsheet
10 8 (0.11%) UXPin
11 7 (0.098%) OmniGraffle
12 6 (0.084%) SPSS
13 2 (0.028%) Chatbot
13 2 (0.028%) Open Workbench
14 1 (0.014%) Adobe Creative Suite
14 1 (0.014%) Adobe Illustrator
14 1 (0.014%) Blender
14 1 (0.014%) Final Cut Pro
14 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.014%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 106 (1.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 40 (0.56%) SAP S/4HANA
3 36 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
4 32 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
5 29 (0.41%) SAP ERP
5 29 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 26 (0.37%) SAP CO
6 26 (0.37%) SAP FI
7 25 (0.35%) SAP FI/CO
8 23 (0.32%) SAP HR
9 21 (0.29%) NetSuite
9 21 (0.29%) SAP MM
10 19 (0.27%) Oracle EBS R12
11 15 (0.21%) Oracle Financials
12 14 (0.20%) ResourceLink
12 14 (0.20%) Salesforce.com CRM
13 13 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
13 13 (0.18%) SAP IS-U
13 13 (0.18%) Workday HCM
14 11 (0.15%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 352 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
2 313 (4.40%) Amazon AWS
3 197 (2.77%) Office 365
4 107 (1.50%) SaaS
5 84 (1.18%) PaaS
6 69 (0.97%) IaaS
7 57 (0.80%) Dynamics 365
8 56 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
9 36 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
10 28 (0.39%) Adobe Analytics
11 23 (0.32%) Amazon CloudWatch
12 21 (0.29%) GitHub
13 20 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 19 (0.27%) Google Analytics
15 18 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
16 17 (0.24%) Trello
17 14 (0.20%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 13 (0.18%) Boomi
19 12 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
20 11 (0.15%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 112 (1.57%) SMS
2 96 (1.35%) Firewall
3 66 (0.93%) LAN
4 65 (0.91%) Internet
5 61 (0.86%) Intranet
6 58 (0.81%) WAN
7 56 (0.79%) Skype
8 38 (0.53%) Network Security
9 37 (0.52%) DNS
10 31 (0.44%) VoIP
10 31 (0.44%) Wi-Fi
11 29 (0.41%) VPN
12 21 (0.29%) Broadband
12 21 (0.29%) SAN
13 20 (0.28%) TCP/IP
13 20 (0.28%) Unified Communications
14 19 (0.27%) DHCP
15 17 (0.24%) FTP
16 15 (0.21%) HTTP
17 13 (0.18%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 183 (2.57%) Big Data
2 169 (2.37%) SQL Server
3 158 (2.22%) Data Warehouse
4 117 (1.64%) Hadoop
5 84 (1.18%) Power BI
6 71 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
7 55 (0.77%) Data Lake
8 53 (0.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 50 (0.70%) Relational Database
10 49 (0.69%) Oracle Database
11 45 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 39 (0.55%) NoSQL
12 39 (0.55%) SAP HANA
13 36 (0.51%) HBase
14 30 (0.42%) PostgreSQL
15 29 (0.41%) Data Mining
16 28 (0.39%) Apache Cassandra
16 28 (0.39%) Blockchain
16 28 (0.39%) DB2
16 28 (0.39%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 325 (4.56%) JIRA
2 88 (1.24%) Jenkins
3 71 (1.00%) Selenium
4 52 (0.73%) Git (software)
5 34 (0.48%) Visual Studio
6 32 (0.45%) Axure RP
7 31 (0.44%) Ant
8 30 (0.42%) Gradle
8 30 (0.42%) TeamCity
9 29 (0.41%) SpecFlow
10 28 (0.39%) Maven
11 27 (0.38%) Cucumber
12 24 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
13 18 (0.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 18 (0.25%) Bitbucket
13 18 (0.25%) SoapUI
14 17 (0.24%) JMeter
15 16 (0.22%) Hudson
16 13 (0.18%) ERwin
16 13 (0.18%) MSBuild
General
1 2,267 (31.84%) Finance
2 756 (10.62%) Banking
3 454 (6.38%) Retail
4 279 (3.92%) Marketing
5 239 (3.36%) Telecoms
6 238 (3.34%) Legal
7 147 (2.06%) Retail Banking
8 128 (1.80%) Investment Banking
9 105 (1.47%) Advertising
10 94 (1.32%) Law
11 83 (1.17%) Manufacturing
12 75 (1.05%) Front Office
13 65 (0.91%) Billing
14 52 (0.73%) Publishing
15 48 (0.67%) Back Office
16 47 (0.66%) Financial Institution
17 35 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
18 29 (0.41%) Automotive
18 29 (0.41%) Games
19 19 (0.27%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,765 (24.79%) Analyst
2 1,755 (24.65%) Project Manager
3 1,315 (18.47%) Business Analyst
4 637 (8.95%) Architect
5 396 (5.56%) Consultant
6 276 (3.88%) IT Manager
7 269 (3.78%) Developer
8 251 (3.53%) Senior Manager
9 239 (3.36%) Solutions Architect
10 227 (3.19%) Programme Manager
11 188 (2.64%) IT Project Manager
12 184 (2.58%) Senior Project Manager
13 161 (2.26%) Infrastructure Manager
14 151 (2.12%) Delivery Manager
15 146 (2.05%) Change Manager
16 142 (1.99%) Senior Analyst
16 142 (1.99%) Service Manager
17 127 (1.78%) Security Manager
18 124 (1.74%) Business Manager
18 124 (1.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 134 (1.88%) .NET
2 113 (1.59%) HTML
3 109 (1.53%) Web Services
4 90 (1.26%) XML
5 88 (1.24%) CSS
6 70 (0.98%) JSON
7 54 (0.76%) REST
7 54 (0.76%) SOAP
8 53 (0.74%) Middleware
9 43 (0.60%) RESTful
10 40 (0.56%) Node.js
11 37 (0.52%) AngularJS
12 34 (0.48%) Oracle Fusion
13 32 (0.45%) React
14 31 (0.44%) Velocity
15 27 (0.38%) HTML5
16 25 (0.35%) ASP.NET
17 24 (0.34%) Spring
18 23 (0.32%) Kafka
18 23 (0.32%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 663 (9.31%) Analytical Skills
2 264 (3.71%) Management Information System
3 248 (3.48%) User Experience
4 191 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 168 (2.36%) Self-Motivation
6 119 (1.67%) Virtual Team
7 89 (1.25%) Mobile App
8 78 (1.10%) Greenfield Project
9 73 (1.03%) Computer Science
10 66 (0.93%) Public Cloud
11 64 (0.90%) PMI
12 50 (0.70%) Credit Risk
13 39 (0.55%) Enterprise Software
14 38 (0.53%) Data Structures
14 38 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 36 (0.51%) Mainframe
16 35 (0.49%) Fintech
17 33 (0.46%) NHS
17 33 (0.46%) Smart Meter
18 29 (0.41%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 313 (4.40%) Windows
2 154 (2.16%) Linux
3 112 (1.57%) Windows 10
4 104 (1.46%) Unix
5 69 (0.97%) Android
6 62 (0.87%) Apple iOS
7 60 (0.84%) Windows Server
8 29 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 23 (0.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 19 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
11 13 (0.18%) Solaris
11 13 (0.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 13 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (0.17%) AIX
13 9 (0.13%) zOS
14 6 (0.084%) CentOS
15 5 (0.070%) SUSE
16 4 (0.056%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 4 (0.056%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.042%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,155 (30.27%) Agile Software Development
2 1,707 (23.97%) Project Management
3 777 (10.91%) PRINCE2
4 740 (10.39%) Business Analysis
5 621 (8.72%) Migration
6 555 (7.79%) Problem-Solving
6 555 (7.79%) Scrum
7 551 (7.74%) Change Management
8 492 (6.91%) ITIL
9 445 (6.25%) Waterfall
10 342 (4.80%) Business Intelligence
11 340 (4.78%) Analytics
12 336 (4.72%) Risk Management
13 319 (4.48%) SDLC
14 310 (4.35%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 304 (4.27%) Decision-Making
16 299 (4.20%) User Stories
17 292 (4.10%) Project Planning
18 275 (3.86%) CRM
19 260 (3.65%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 420 (5.90%) SQL
2 275 (3.86%) Java
3 138 (1.94%) JavaScript
4 122 (1.71%) C#
5 113 (1.59%) Python
6 79 (1.11%) C
7 51 (0.72%) PL/SQL
7 51 (0.72%) VBA
8 50 (0.70%) PowerShell
9 39 (0.55%) Shell Script
10 29 (0.41%) PHP
10 29 (0.41%) R
11 27 (0.38%) Ruby
12 25 (0.35%) T-SQL
13 24 (0.34%) Perl
13 24 (0.34%) Scala
14 20 (0.28%) VB
15 18 (0.25%) ABAP
15 18 (0.25%) Bash Shell
16 16 (0.22%) C++
Qualifications
1 433 (6.08%) Security Cleared
2 353 (4.96%) Degree
3 316 (4.44%) SC Cleared
4 170 (2.39%) PMP
5 163 (2.29%) PMI Certification
6 115 (1.62%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 110 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 108 (1.52%) CISSP
9 103 (1.45%) ISEB
10 73 (1.03%) APMP
10 73 (1.03%) ITIL Certification
11 66 (0.93%) CISM
12 53 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
13 45 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 45 (0.63%) ISTQB
14 33 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
15 29 (0.41%) Microsoft Certification
16 27 (0.38%) CTC Cleared
17 26 (0.37%) Master's Degree
17 26 (0.37%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 419 (5.88%) GDPR
2 357 (5.01%) PMO
3 227 (3.19%) QA
4 95 (1.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 90 (1.26%) Data Quality
6 66 (0.93%) SLA
7 63 (0.88%) PCI DSS
8 35 (0.49%) MiFID
9 28 (0.39%) COBIT
10 27 (0.38%) PSD2
11 25 (0.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 17 (0.24%) EMIR
13 16 (0.22%) Disclosure Scotland
14 15 (0.21%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 14 (0.20%) Dodd-Frank
16 11 (0.15%) GCP
16 11 (0.15%) IFRS
17 10 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 20000
18 7 (0.098%) CESG Infosec
18 7 (0.098%) GAAP
System Software
1 131 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 63 (0.88%) Docker
3 53 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 18 (0.25%) Virtual Machines
5 16 (0.22%) Microsoft App-V
6 13 (0.18%) XenApp
7 12 (0.17%) XenDesktop
8 11 (0.15%) Virtual Desktop
9 9 (0.13%) HDFS
9 9 (0.13%) Hyper-V
10 8 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
11 6 (0.084%) vSphere
12 5 (0.070%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 5 (0.070%) Firmware
12 5 (0.070%) Oracle RAC
13 4 (0.056%) OpenSSH
13 4 (0.056%) Postfix
13 4 (0.056%) Squid
13 4 (0.056%) vCloud
13 4 (0.056%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 56 (0.79%) Puppet
2 48 (0.67%) Ansible
3 47 (0.66%) SCCM
4 44 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 43 (0.60%) Kubernetes
6 18 (0.25%) Single Sign-On
7 17 (0.24%) HP ALM
7 17 (0.24%) Terraform
8 15 (0.21%) Automic
9 14 (0.20%) Salt
10 12 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
10 12 (0.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
11 10 (0.14%) Rancher
12 9 (0.13%) Nessus
12 9 (0.13%) QRadar
13 8 (0.11%) AirWatch
13 8 (0.11%) Cisco CUCM
14 7 (0.098%) Docker Swarm
14 7 (0.098%) IBM BigFix
14 7 (0.098%) Kibana
Vendors
1 579 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 435 (6.11%) SAP
3 369 (5.18%) Oracle
4 158 (2.22%) Salesforce.com
5 96 (1.35%) ServiceNow
6 92 (1.29%) Cisco
7 91 (1.28%) Citrix
7 91 (1.28%) VMware
8 83 (1.17%) Google
9 81 (1.14%) Tableau
10 79 (1.11%) IBM
11 78 (1.10%) Adobe
12 59 (0.83%) Workday
13 49 (0.69%) HP
14 31 (0.44%) Cognos
14 31 (0.44%) Red Hat
15 29 (0.41%) Teradata
16 26 (0.37%) Dell
17 25 (0.35%) Progress
18 23 (0.32%) Informatica