Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 17 22 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 -1 +1
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 7,135 6,320 7,451
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.65% 7.16% 7.57%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.02% 8.52% 9.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,958 4,382 5,378
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% - -
10th Percentile £320 £313 £310
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +3.22% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 45 43
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -14.29% +12.00%
10th Percentile £15.25 £14.50 £20.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £67.95 £67.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £41.80
% change year-on-year -2.78% -13.88% +11.47%

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 79,085 74,214 81,630
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.82% 84.03% 82.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 53,321 49,496 53,870
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
10th Percentile £295 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £606
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,903 2,038 2,409
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.37 £11.34
90th Percentile £50.50 £49.47 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.55
% change year-on-year -4.00% +1.83% +22.75%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 3,471 £500 - 474
South East +6 1,272 £450 - 151
North of England +8 909 £425 - 199
Midlands +3 682 £425 - 103
Yorkshire +6 461 £425 - 90
South West +8 441 £420 +5.00% 66
West Midlands +5 428 £425 - 60
North West -2 378 £438 +2.94% 97
East of England -4 302 £450 - 61
East Midlands -9 227 £415 -5.14% 43
North East +48 72 £440 +4.14% 12
South Coast - 1 £575 -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 February 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 2,251 (31.55%) Finance
2 2,115 (29.64%) Agile Software Development
3 1,683 (23.59%) Project Management
4 802 (11.24%) Banking
5 764 (10.71%) PRINCE2
6 750 (10.51%) Business Analysis
7 653 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
8 586 (8.21%) Migration
9 571 (8.00%) Scrum
10 551 (7.72%) Microsoft
11 533 (7.47%) Change Management
12 448 (6.28%) GDPR
13 446 (6.25%) Retail
14 438 (6.14%) SAP
15 436 (6.11%) Security Cleared
16 429 (6.01%) ITIL
17 426 (5.97%) Waterfall
18 406 (5.69%) Risk Management
19 376 (5.27%) SQL
20 361 (5.06%) PMO
21 360 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
22 357 (5.00%) CRM
23 355 (4.98%) Degree
24 350 (4.91%) Analytics
25 337 (4.72%) SDLC
26 333 (4.67%) JIRA
27 331 (4.64%) Programme Management
28 322 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
29 320 (4.48%) SC Cleared
30 311 (4.36%) User Stories

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
1 189 (2.65%) SharePoint
2 185 (2.59%) Confluence
3 101 (1.42%) CMS
4 62 (0.87%) SAS
5 61 (0.85%) Apache Spark
6 30 (0.42%) Elasticsearch
6 30 (0.42%) Skype for Business
7 27 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 23 (0.32%) Apache
9 22 (0.31%) MS Exchange
10 20 (0.28%) IIS
11 17 (0.24%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 16 (0.22%) Tomcat
13 15 (0.21%) OpenStack
13 15 (0.21%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 13 (0.18%) Documentum
15 12 (0.17%) Drupal
16 11 (0.15%) Cloud Foundry
17 10 (0.14%) Mule
18 9 (0.13%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 322 (4.51%) Microsoft Excel
2 250 (3.50%) Microsoft Project
3 207 (2.90%) Microsoft Office
4 188 (2.63%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 174 (2.44%) MS Visio
6 18 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.22%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.18%) InVision
9 8 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
10 7 (0.098%) UserZoom
11 4 (0.056%) Adobe Illustrator
12 3 (0.042%) InfoPath
12 3 (0.042%) UXPin
13 2 (0.028%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 2 (0.028%) Chatbot
14 1 (0.014%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.014%) HipChat
14 1 (0.014%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 126 (1.77%) Dynamics CRM
2 49 (0.69%) Dynamics AX
3 33 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
4 31 (0.43%) SAP IS-U
5 26 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 26 (0.36%) SAP S/4HANA
6 20 (0.28%) NetSuite
6 20 (0.28%) SAP HR
7 19 (0.27%) SAP FI
8 16 (0.22%) Oracle EBS R12
8 16 (0.22%) SAP ERP
8 16 (0.22%) Summit
9 15 (0.21%) SAP MM
10 14 (0.20%) Oracle ERP
10 14 (0.20%) SAP CO
10 14 (0.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 14 (0.20%) Workday HCM
11 13 (0.18%) SAP FI/CO
12 12 (0.17%) ResourceLink
13 11 (0.15%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 288 (4.04%) Amazon AWS
2 277 (3.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 170 (2.38%) Office 365
4 109 (1.53%) SaaS
5 88 (1.23%) PaaS
6 87 (1.22%) IaaS
7 62 (0.87%) SuccessFactors
8 53 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
9 48 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
10 27 (0.38%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 27 (0.38%) Trello
11 25 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
12 22 (0.31%) GitHub
13 21 (0.29%) Amazon S3
13 21 (0.29%) Salesforce Service Cloud
14 19 (0.27%) Google Analytics
15 18 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
16 17 (0.24%) iPaaS
17 15 (0.21%) Adobe Analytics
18 14 (0.20%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 111 (1.56%) SMS
2 84 (1.18%) Firewall
3 76 (1.07%) Intranet
4 57 (0.80%) WAN
5 56 (0.78%) LAN
6 54 (0.76%) Internet
7 41 (0.57%) Skype
8 35 (0.49%) Network Security
9 29 (0.41%) DNS
10 21 (0.29%) Broadband
11 18 (0.25%) HTTP
11 18 (0.25%) LTE
11 18 (0.25%) SSH
11 18 (0.25%) VPN
12 17 (0.24%) Wi-Fi
13 16 (0.22%) GSM
13 16 (0.22%) TCP/IP
13 16 (0.22%) VoIP
14 15 (0.21%) HSPA
14 15 (0.21%) WCDMA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (2.26%) SQL Server
2 153 (2.14%) Data Warehouse
3 150 (2.10%) Big Data
4 88 (1.23%) Hadoop
5 63 (0.88%) Power BI
6 60 (0.84%) BusinessObjects
7 51 (0.71%) NoSQL
8 49 (0.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 42 (0.59%) Oracle Database
10 38 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 37 (0.52%) Relational Database
12 35 (0.49%) Blockchain
13 33 (0.46%) SAP BW
14 32 (0.45%) Data Lake
15 31 (0.43%) Data Mining
16 30 (0.42%) QlikView
17 25 (0.35%) MS Access
17 25 (0.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
18 24 (0.34%) Apache Cassandra
19 23 (0.32%) HBase
Development Applications
1 333 (4.67%) JIRA
2 113 (1.58%) Jenkins
3 74 (1.04%) Selenium
4 60 (0.84%) Git (software)
5 42 (0.59%) Ant
6 37 (0.52%) TeamCity
7 36 (0.50%) Cucumber
7 36 (0.50%) Maven
8 32 (0.45%) Bitbucket
9 30 (0.42%) Gradle
10 27 (0.38%) SpecFlow
11 25 (0.35%) JUnit
12 23 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 19 (0.27%) Axure RP
13 19 (0.27%) WebDriver
14 18 (0.25%) Sonatype Nexus
14 18 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
14 18 (0.25%) Visual Studio
15 17 (0.24%) SoapUI
16 14 (0.20%) Hudson
General
1 2,251 (31.55%) Finance
2 802 (11.24%) Banking
3 446 (6.25%) Retail
4 264 (3.70%) Marketing
5 258 (3.62%) Telecoms
6 207 (2.90%) Legal
7 180 (2.52%) Investment Banking
8 153 (2.14%) Retail Banking
9 121 (1.70%) Advertising
10 105 (1.47%) Law
11 97 (1.36%) Front Office
12 78 (1.09%) Manufacturing
13 70 (0.98%) Billing
14 64 (0.90%) Publishing
15 58 (0.81%) Back Office
16 44 (0.62%) Financial Institution
17 40 (0.56%) Automotive
18 35 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
19 31 (0.43%) Games
20 26 (0.36%) Military
Job Titles
1 1,813 (25.41%) Analyst
2 1,718 (24.08%) Project Manager
3 1,371 (19.22%) Business Analyst
4 577 (8.09%) Architect
5 403 (5.65%) Consultant
6 316 (4.43%) Developer
7 275 (3.85%) Senior Manager
8 269 (3.77%) Programme Manager
9 263 (3.69%) IT Manager
10 196 (2.75%) Senior Project Manager
11 185 (2.59%) Delivery Manager
12 179 (2.51%) IT Project Manager
13 171 (2.40%) Solutions Architect
14 145 (2.03%) Senior Analyst
15 129 (1.81%) Change Manager
16 127 (1.78%) Digital Project Manager
17 126 (1.77%) Infrastructure Manager
18 121 (1.70%) Business Manager
19 118 (1.65%) Service Manager
20 117 (1.64%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (1.78%) HTML
2 117 (1.64%) .NET
3 108 (1.51%) CSS
4 100 (1.40%) Web Services
5 98 (1.37%) XML
6 57 (0.80%) JSON
7 54 (0.76%) REST
8 46 (0.64%) SOAP
9 45 (0.63%) Middleware
10 42 (0.59%) Node.js
11 31 (0.43%) Oracle Fusion
12 29 (0.41%) Mason
13 28 (0.39%) AngularJS
13 28 (0.39%) Spring
14 26 (0.36%) React
15 25 (0.35%) ASP.NET
16 24 (0.34%) HTML5
17 23 (0.32%) Velocity
18 20 (0.28%) RESTful
19 19 (0.27%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 653 (9.15%) Analytical Skills
2 243 (3.41%) User Experience
3 216 (3.03%) Management Information System
4 157 (2.20%) Data Centre
5 107 (1.50%) Virtual Team
6 99 (1.39%) Mobile App
7 92 (1.29%) Greenfield Project
8 70 (0.98%) Computer Science
9 64 (0.90%) Public Cloud
10 63 (0.88%) PMI
11 62 (0.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 60 (0.84%) Derivative
13 52 (0.73%) Credit Risk
14 48 (0.67%) NHS
15 43 (0.60%) Fixed Income
16 40 (0.56%) Smart Meter
17 37 (0.52%) CESG
17 37 (0.52%) Social Media
18 31 (0.43%) Data Structures
18 31 (0.43%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 254 (3.56%) Windows
2 127 (1.78%) Linux
3 86 (1.21%) Unix
4 85 (1.19%) Windows 10
5 59 (0.83%) Android
6 50 (0.70%) Apple iOS
7 44 (0.62%) Windows Server
8 29 (0.41%) Windows 7
9 19 (0.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (0.18%) CentOS
11 11 (0.15%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (0.15%) zOS
12 10 (0.14%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (0.098%) Windows Server 2012
14 5 (0.070%) SUSE
15 4 (0.056%) Solaris
15 4 (0.056%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 4 (0.056%) Ubuntu
16 3 (0.042%) AIX
17 1 (0.014%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 2,115 (29.64%) Agile Software Development
2 1,683 (23.59%) Project Management
3 764 (10.71%) PRINCE2
4 750 (10.51%) Business Analysis
5 586 (8.21%) Migration
6 571 (8.00%) Scrum
7 533 (7.47%) Change Management
8 429 (6.01%) ITIL
9 426 (5.97%) Waterfall
10 406 (5.69%) Risk Management
11 360 (5.05%) Business Intelligence
12 357 (5.00%) CRM
13 350 (4.91%) Analytics
14 337 (4.72%) SDLC
15 331 (4.64%) Programme Management
16 311 (4.36%) User Stories
17 307 (4.30%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 269 (3.77%) User Acceptance Testing
19 264 (3.70%) E-Commerce
20 263 (3.69%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 376 (5.27%) SQL
2 282 (3.95%) Java
3 144 (2.02%) JavaScript
4 136 (1.91%) Python
5 113 (1.58%) C#
6 85 (1.19%) C
7 65 (0.91%) VBA
8 45 (0.63%) PowerShell
9 44 (0.62%) PHP
10 43 (0.60%) R
11 38 (0.53%) PL/SQL
12 35 (0.49%) ABAP
13 30 (0.42%) Bash Shell
13 30 (0.42%) Ruby
14 29 (0.41%) Perl
15 26 (0.36%) Shell Script
15 26 (0.36%) VB
16 24 (0.34%) Scala
16 24 (0.34%) T-SQL
17 18 (0.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 436 (6.11%) Security Cleared
2 355 (4.98%) Degree
3 320 (4.48%) SC Cleared
4 158 (2.21%) PMP
5 142 (1.99%) PMI Certification
6 108 (1.51%) CISSP
7 106 (1.49%) ISEB
8 102 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 97 (1.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 75 (1.05%) DV Cleared
11 70 (0.98%) CISM
12 59 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
13 58 (0.81%) ITIL Certification
14 56 (0.78%) APMP
15 39 (0.55%) ISTQB
16 33 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
17 29 (0.41%) CISA
18 27 (0.38%) Microsoft Certification
19 25 (0.35%) Master's Degree
20 21 (0.29%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 448 (6.28%) GDPR
2 361 (5.06%) PMO
3 238 (3.34%) QA
4 114 (1.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 99 (1.39%) Data Quality
6 68 (0.95%) MiFID
7 63 (0.88%) PCI DSS
8 62 (0.87%) SLA
9 37 (0.52%) COBIT
10 25 (0.35%) Disclosure Scotland
11 24 (0.34%) EMIR
12 22 (0.31%) HMG Security Policy Framework
13 17 (0.24%) PSD2
14 16 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
15 15 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
16 14 (0.20%) IFRS
17 13 (0.18%) ISO 22301
18 9 (0.13%) Solvency II
19 8 (0.11%) CESG Infosec
19 8 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 100 (1.40%) Active Directory
2 89 (1.25%) Docker
3 30 (0.42%) VMware Infrastructure
4 15 (0.21%) Virtual Machines
5 13 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
5 13 (0.18%) XenApp
6 12 (0.17%) HDFS
6 12 (0.17%) XenDesktop
7 11 (0.15%) Postfix
7 11 (0.15%) Squid
7 11 (0.15%) vCloud
8 10 (0.14%) Virtual Desktop
9 7 (0.098%) Firmware
9 7 (0.098%) Hyper-V
10 6 (0.084%) Apache ZooKeeper
11 5 (0.070%) vSphere
12 4 (0.056%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.056%) OpenSSH
13 2 (0.028%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.028%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 66 (0.93%) Puppet
2 61 (0.85%) Ansible
3 49 (0.69%) Kubernetes
4 44 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
5 32 (0.45%) Terraform
6 31 (0.43%) SCCM
7 19 (0.27%) Rancher
8 16 (0.22%) Kibana
9 14 (0.20%) Salt
9 14 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 13 (0.18%) Docker Swarm
10 13 (0.18%) logstash
10 13 (0.18%) Single Sign-On
11 12 (0.17%) HP Quality Center
12 11 (0.15%) ZABBIX
13 10 (0.14%) Nagios
13 10 (0.14%) Rsyslog
13 10 (0.14%) Sysdig
14 8 (0.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 8 (0.11%) IBM BigFix
Vendors
1 551 (7.72%) Microsoft
2 438 (6.14%) SAP
3 309 (4.33%) Oracle
4 187 (2.62%) Salesforce.com
5 84 (1.18%) Cisco
6 81 (1.14%) ServiceNow
7 76 (1.07%) Workday
8 74 (1.04%) IBM
9 70 (0.98%) VMware
10 67 (0.94%) Citrix
11 66 (0.93%) Google
12 61 (0.85%) Tableau
13 55 (0.77%) HP
14 51 (0.71%) Adobe
15 43 (0.60%) Cognos
16 36 (0.50%) Progress
17 27 (0.38%) Capita
17 27 (0.38%) hybris
17 27 (0.38%) Remedy
18 26 (0.36%) Murex