Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 20 24
Rank change year-on-year -3 +4 -5
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 5,757 6,935 5,889
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.95% 7.62% 7.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.95% 8.78% 8.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,808 4,779 4,161
England median daily rate £479 £463 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +2.55% +0.22%
10th Percentile £325 £325 £313
90th Percentile £675 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +4.40% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 45 45
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £42.48
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -17.60% +58.05%
10th Percentile £16.26 £13.50 £16.80
90th Percentile £60.00 £55.05 £64.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £33.71 £43.50
% change year-on-year +3.83% -22.51% +61.86%

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 72,410 78,984 71,898
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.36% 86.75% 85.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 48,068 52,426 47,335
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £308 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,942 2,146 1,921
England median hourly rate £25.23 £22.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.67% -12.00% -
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.25 £11.38
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £51.25
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £21.74 £25.00
% change year-on-year +15.00% -13.04% -

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 -3 2,661 £513 +2.50% 158
South East -4 1,078 £471 +4.72% 42
North of England -1 820 £450 +5.88% 41
Midlands -10 514 £450 +5.88% 39
Yorkshire -3 403 £444 +10.59% 13
West Midlands -9 371 £450 +5.88% 32
North West -4 359 £450 +5.88% 23
South West -17 354 £450 +5.88% 17
East of England +4 294 £475 +2.15% 31
East Midlands -14 123 £425 +5.59% 7
North East +13 66 £469 -6.25% 5
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 1,667 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1,639 (28.47%) Finance
3 1,207 (20.97%) Project Management
4 541 (9.40%) Migration
5 539 (9.36%) Security Cleared
6 520 (9.03%) Microsoft
7 517 (8.98%) Banking
8 482 (8.37%) Change Management
9 480 (8.34%) PRINCE2
10 443 (7.69%) Business Analysis
11 430 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
12 422 (7.33%) Scrum
13 417 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
14 404 (7.02%) ITIL
15 403 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
16 398 (6.91%) SC Cleared
17 394 (6.84%) Analytics
18 390 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
19 369 (6.41%) Retail
20 364 (6.32%) SQL
21 361 (6.27%) DevOps
22 358 (6.22%) SAP
23 301 (5.23%) Waterfall
24 292 (5.07%) Telecoms
25 288 (5.00%) Decision-Making
25 288 (5.00%) PMO
26 280 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
26 280 (4.86%) JIRA
27 277 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
28 261 (4.53%) Risk 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
1 197 (3.42%) SharePoint
2 127 (2.21%) Confluence
3 62 (1.08%) CMS
4 45 (0.78%) SAS
5 38 (0.66%) Apache Spark
6 23 (0.40%) Skype for Business
7 21 (0.36%) Apache
7 21 (0.36%) Cloud Foundry
8 16 (0.28%) Tomcat
9 14 (0.24%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 14 (0.24%) WebSphere
10 13 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
11 12 (0.21%) MS Exchange
11 12 (0.21%) MS Project Server
11 12 (0.21%) OpenStack
12 11 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
13 7 (0.12%) Documentum
13 7 (0.12%) Drupal
14 6 (0.10%) JBoss
14 6 (0.10%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 277 (4.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 203 (3.53%) Microsoft Office
3 175 (3.04%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 146 (2.54%) Microsoft Project
5 100 (1.74%) MS Visio
6 40 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
7 24 (0.42%) Sketch
8 14 (0.24%) Open Workbench
9 10 (0.17%) InVision
10 8 (0.14%) Chatbot
10 8 (0.14%) Marvel
11 4 (0.069%) Adobe Captivate
12 3 (0.052%) Adobe XD
12 3 (0.052%) Photoshop
13 2 (0.035%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.035%) InDesign
13 2 (0.035%) SPSS
13 2 (0.035%) Stata
13 2 (0.035%) UXPin
13 2 (0.035%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 102 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (0.73%) SAP S/4HANA
3 34 (0.59%) Dynamics AX
4 31 (0.54%) SAP FI
5 28 (0.49%) SAP CO
6 27 (0.47%) SAP FI/CO
7 25 (0.43%) Workday HCM
8 22 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
9 21 (0.36%) SAP ERP
10 17 (0.30%) SAP MM
11 15 (0.26%) NetSuite
12 13 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
13 12 (0.21%) SAP BPC
14 11 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
14 11 (0.19%) Oracle Retail
14 11 (0.19%) Salesforce.com CRM
15 9 (0.16%) SAP HR
15 9 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
15 9 (0.16%) SAP WM
16 8 (0.14%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 417 (7.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 390 (6.77%) Amazon AWS
3 195 (3.39%) Office 365
4 100 (1.74%) Power Platform
5 90 (1.56%) Dynamics 365
6 88 (1.53%) SaaS
7 78 (1.35%) PaaS
8 67 (1.16%) Google Cloud Platform
9 64 (1.11%) GitHub
10 47 (0.82%) IaaS
11 42 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
12 34 (0.59%) Google Analytics
13 31 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
14 19 (0.33%) SuccessFactors
15 18 (0.31%) Serverless
16 16 (0.28%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 15 (0.26%) Taleo
18 14 (0.24%) Trello
19 13 (0.23%) OneDrive
19 13 (0.23%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 91 (1.58%) WAN
2 76 (1.32%) LAN
3 65 (1.13%) Firewall
4 53 (0.92%) DNS
5 38 (0.66%) Network Security
6 36 (0.63%) Skype
7 35 (0.61%) Internet
8 34 (0.59%) VPN
9 33 (0.57%) DHCP
10 27 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
11 26 (0.45%) SAN
12 24 (0.42%) Intranet
13 23 (0.40%) Wireless
14 20 (0.35%) 4G
15 19 (0.33%) 3G
16 18 (0.31%) Radio Access Network
16 18 (0.31%) Unified Communications
16 18 (0.31%) WLAN
17 17 (0.30%) 2G
17 17 (0.30%) 5G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (2.74%) Big Data
2 150 (2.61%) Data Warehouse
3 106 (1.84%) SQL Server
4 97 (1.68%) Power BI
5 57 (0.99%) Hadoop
6 56 (0.97%) Amazon Redshift
7 49 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
8 44 (0.76%) Data Lake
9 39 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 39 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 32 (0.56%) NoSQL
10 32 (0.56%) SAP HANA
11 28 (0.49%) QlikView
12 27 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
13 26 (0.45%) Relational Database
14 25 (0.43%) MySQL
15 24 (0.42%) Amazon RDS
15 24 (0.42%) Oracle Database
16 20 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
17 19 (0.33%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 280 (4.86%) JIRA
2 108 (1.88%) Jenkins
3 60 (1.04%) Selenium
4 47 (0.82%) Git (software)
5 38 (0.66%) Cucumber
6 31 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
7 27 (0.47%) Visual Studio Team System
8 23 (0.40%) Axure RP
8 23 (0.40%) Maven
9 22 (0.38%) SoapUI
10 18 (0.31%) Visual Studio
11 17 (0.30%) Gradle
12 16 (0.28%) Ant
12 16 (0.28%) Artifactory
13 15 (0.26%) Oracle APEX
13 15 (0.26%) Sonatype Nexus
14 14 (0.24%) Apache Ivy
14 14 (0.24%) Spock
15 13 (0.23%) Bitbucket
16 10 (0.17%) WebDriver
General
1 1,639 (28.47%) Finance
2 517 (8.98%) Banking
3 369 (6.41%) Retail
4 292 (5.07%) Telecoms
5 190 (3.30%) Marketing
6 136 (2.36%) Legal
7 92 (1.60%) Manufacturing
8 90 (1.56%) Retail Banking
9 78 (1.35%) Advertising
9 78 (1.35%) Law
10 72 (1.25%) Investment Banking
11 71 (1.23%) Financial Institution
12 56 (0.97%) Pharmaceutical
13 45 (0.78%) Back Office
13 45 (0.78%) Billing
14 42 (0.73%) Front Office
15 29 (0.50%) Publishing
16 24 (0.42%) Electronics
17 18 (0.31%) Local Government
18 17 (0.30%) French Language
Job Titles
1 1,249 (21.70%) Analyst
2 1,185 (20.58%) Project Manager
3 797 (13.84%) Business Analyst
4 715 (12.42%) Architect
5 279 (4.85%) Consultant
6 251 (4.36%) Solutions Architect
7 208 (3.61%) IT Manager
8 199 (3.46%) Programme Manager
9 189 (3.28%) Developer
10 144 (2.50%) Delivery Manager
11 134 (2.33%) Senior Manager
12 130 (2.26%) Designer
13 125 (2.17%) IT Project Manager
14 114 (1.98%) Infrastructure Manager
15 112 (1.95%) Data Analyst
16 110 (1.91%) Change Manager
17 104 (1.81%) Business Manager
18 101 (1.75%) Technical Architect
19 100 (1.74%) Senior Analyst
19 100 (1.74%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (2.64%) .NET
2 98 (1.70%) Web Services
3 62 (1.08%) REST
4 59 (1.02%) HTML
5 53 (0.92%) Middleware
6 51 (0.89%) CSS
7 48 (0.83%) SOAP
7 48 (0.83%) XML
8 44 (0.76%) RESTful
9 41 (0.71%) JSON
10 33 (0.57%) .NET Core
11 32 (0.56%) Node.js
12 28 (0.49%) Kafka
13 27 (0.47%) Redux
14 24 (0.42%) ASP.NET Web API
15 23 (0.40%) .NET Framework
16 22 (0.38%) Oracle Fusion
17 19 (0.33%) Gherkin
17 19 (0.33%) Swagger
18 18 (0.31%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 430 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
2 226 (3.93%) User Experience
3 192 (3.34%) Management Information System
4 154 (2.68%) Data Centre
5 109 (1.89%) Self-Motivation
6 106 (1.84%) Virtual Team
7 87 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
8 63 (1.09%) PMI
9 50 (0.87%) Mobile App
10 46 (0.80%) Data Protection Act
11 44 (0.76%) Mainframe
12 37 (0.64%) Enterprise Software
12 37 (0.64%) NHS
13 36 (0.63%) FMCG
14 34 (0.59%) Cloud Native
15 32 (0.56%) Data Structures
16 26 (0.45%) SWIFT
17 25 (0.43%) Public Cloud
18 18 (0.31%) Cyberthreat
18 18 (0.31%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 255 (4.43%) Windows
2 151 (2.62%) Linux
3 93 (1.62%) Windows 10
4 64 (1.11%) Unix
5 30 (0.52%) Windows Server
6 28 (0.49%) Android
6 28 (0.49%) Apple iOS
6 28 (0.49%) Solaris
7 24 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 24 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (0.33%) AIX
10 13 (0.23%) Windows 7
11 5 (0.087%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
12 4 (0.069%) Ubuntu
12 4 (0.069%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (0.052%) Check Point GAiA
13 3 (0.052%) Mesosphere
14 2 (0.035%) VMS
14 2 (0.035%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,667 (28.96%) Agile Software Development
2 1,207 (20.97%) Project Management
3 541 (9.40%) Migration
4 482 (8.37%) Change Management
5 480 (8.34%) PRINCE2
6 443 (7.69%) Business Analysis
7 422 (7.33%) Scrum
8 404 (7.02%) ITIL
9 403 (7.00%) Problem-Solving
10 394 (6.84%) Analytics
11 361 (6.27%) DevOps
12 301 (5.23%) Waterfall
13 288 (5.00%) Decision-Making
14 280 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
15 261 (4.53%) Risk Management
16 258 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 254 (4.41%) Continuous Improvement
18 251 (4.36%) E-Commerce
19 249 (4.33%) CRM
20 234 (4.06%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 364 (6.32%) SQL
2 216 (3.75%) Java
3 130 (2.26%) Python
4 93 (1.62%) C#
5 92 (1.60%) JavaScript
6 87 (1.51%) C
7 64 (1.11%) PowerShell
8 37 (0.64%) Ruby
9 24 (0.42%) Bash Shell
10 23 (0.40%) VBA
11 19 (0.33%) R
12 17 (0.30%) Go
12 17 (0.30%) Shell Script
13 15 (0.26%) T-SQL
14 14 (0.24%) Apex Code
14 14 (0.24%) PHP
14 14 (0.24%) PL/SQL
15 13 (0.23%) C++
16 12 (0.21%) Perl
16 12 (0.21%) VB
Qualifications
1 539 (9.36%) Security Cleared
2 398 (6.91%) SC Cleared
3 235 (4.08%) Degree
4 132 (2.29%) PMI Certification
5 109 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 108 (1.88%) PMP
7 89 (1.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 86 (1.49%) ISEB
9 68 (1.18%) CISSP
10 64 (1.11%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 47 (0.82%) ISTQB
12 46 (0.80%) CISM
12 46 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
13 42 (0.73%) TOGAF Certification
14 39 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
15 38 (0.66%) CISA
16 25 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
17 22 (0.38%) CRISC
18 17 (0.30%) APMP
18 17 (0.30%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 288 (5.00%) PMO
2 148 (2.57%) QA
3 90 (1.56%) GDPR
4 89 (1.55%) Data Quality
5 62 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 58 (1.01%) SLA
7 37 (0.64%) PCI DSS
8 36 (0.63%) NIST
8 36 (0.63%) PSD2
9 24 (0.42%) COBIT
10 23 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 11 (0.19%) IFRS
11 11 (0.19%) SEPA
12 9 (0.16%) ISO 9001
13 8 (0.14%) ARP4754
13 8 (0.14%) ARP4761
13 8 (0.14%) Cyber Essentials
13 8 (0.14%) Def Stans
13 8 (0.14%) DO-254
13 8 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 136 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 107 (1.86%) Docker
3 60 (1.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 20 (0.35%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (0.31%) vSphere
6 13 (0.23%) Hyper-V
7 10 (0.17%) Firmware
8 9 (0.16%) Squid
8 9 (0.16%) Varnish
9 8 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 8 (0.14%) Virtual Servers
10 7 (0.12%) HDFS
10 7 (0.12%) IAG
11 6 (0.10%) OpenAM
12 5 (0.087%) vCloud
12 5 (0.087%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (0.069%) NFS
13 4 (0.069%) OpenDJ
14 3 (0.052%) Citrix Hypervisor
14 3 (0.052%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 127 (2.21%) Kubernetes
2 79 (1.37%) Ansible
2 79 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 61 (1.06%) Puppet
4 53 (0.92%) Terraform
5 33 (0.57%) SCCM
6 21 (0.36%) HP ALM
7 20 (0.35%) Single Sign-On
8 13 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
9 9 (0.16%) SCOM
10 8 (0.14%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (0.14%) vCenter Server
11 7 (0.12%) Hadoop YARN
12 6 (0.10%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 6 (0.10%) SCOrch
12 6 (0.10%) SCVMM
13 5 (0.087%) Jamf Pro
13 5 (0.087%) vRealize
13 5 (0.087%) WSUS
14 4 (0.069%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 520 (9.03%) Microsoft
2 358 (6.22%) SAP
3 258 (4.48%) Oracle
4 141 (2.45%) Salesforce.com
5 110 (1.91%) Google
6 109 (1.89%) VMware
7 95 (1.65%) Cisco
8 67 (1.16%) Workday
9 64 (1.11%) Tableau
10 63 (1.09%) ServiceNow
11 49 (0.85%) Citrix
12 46 (0.80%) Adobe
13 45 (0.78%) Greenplum
14 39 (0.68%) IBM
15 30 (0.52%) EMC
15 30 (0.52%) Remedy
16 27 (0.47%) HP
17 25 (0.43%) Dell
18 23 (0.40%) Atlassian
18 23 (0.40%) BMC