Period
to 5 December 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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 23 27 19
Rank change year-on-year +4 -8 +2
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 5,149 6,446 7,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 6.90% 6.73% 7.40%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.02% 7.73% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,406 4,454 4,930
England median daily rate £500 £475 £465
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.15% +3.33%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £317
90th Percentile £678 £650 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +2.63% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 43 39
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00
10th Percentile £15.85 £14.81 £16.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £81.43 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.00

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 64,223 83,364 82,090
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.01% 87.10% 86.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 42,482 55,929 55,206
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £281
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,008 2,126 1,940
England median hourly rate £23.94 £22.00 £23.32
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.82% -5.66% +3.64%
10th Percentile £11.88 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £50.63 £49.78
UK median hourly rate £23.66 £22.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year +7.56% -4.35% +2.22%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +7 2,306 £525 +5.00% 258
South East +7 1,004 £475 - 109
North of England -1 647 £450 +5.88% 129
Midlands -1 460 £450 - 123
South West 0 419 £450 +2.86% 56
North West +2 357 £463 +8.82% 64
West Midlands +1 302 £464 +3.06% 81
East of England +7 269 £500 +5.26% 36
Yorkshire -9 246 £430 +1.18% 57
East Midlands +3 140 £450 +5.88% 42
North East -2 43 £450 +13.92% 8
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 1,517 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1,340 (26.02%) Finance
3 1,037 (20.14%) Project Management
4 566 (10.99%) Microsoft
5 505 (9.81%) Azure
6 487 (9.46%) Migration
7 457 (8.88%) Project Delivery
8 426 (8.27%) PRINCE2
9 408 (7.92%) Scrum
9 408 (7.92%) Analytics
10 395 (7.67%) Change Management
11 386 (7.50%) Security Cleared
12 378 (7.34%) SAP
13 376 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
14 367 (7.13%) Problem-Solving
15 352 (6.84%) Public Sector
16 349 (6.78%) Business Analysis
17 341 (6.62%) SQL
18 340 (6.60%) Banking
19 332 (6.45%) ITIL
20 309 (6.00%) Retail
21 293 (5.69%) DevOps
22 291 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
23 290 (5.63%) SC Cleared
24 285 (5.54%) AWS
25 272 (5.28%) Oracle
26 266 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
27 256 (4.97%) PMO
28 252 (4.89%) Degree
29 250 (4.86%) Waterfall

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 (3.67%) SharePoint
2 102 (1.98%) Confluence
3 49 (0.95%) CMS
4 38 (0.74%) SAS
5 34 (0.66%) Apache Spark
6 28 (0.54%) Skype for Business
7 26 (0.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 23 (0.45%) Elasticsearch
9 20 (0.39%) WebLogic
10 18 (0.35%) Cloud Foundry
11 12 (0.23%) Apache
12 10 (0.19%) OpenStack
13 9 (0.17%) WebSphere
14 5 (0.097%) MS Exchange
14 5 (0.097%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 5 (0.097%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.078%) Jupyter
15 4 (0.078%) NetWeaver
15 4 (0.078%) nginx
15 4 (0.078%) WordPress
Applications
1 266 (5.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 173 (3.36%) Microsoft Office
3 159 (3.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 111 (2.16%) Microsoft Project
5 78 (1.51%) MS Visio
6 24 (0.47%) Spreadsheet
7 16 (0.31%) Sketch
8 12 (0.23%) Photoshop
9 11 (0.21%) InVision
10 6 (0.12%) Zeplin
11 5 (0.097%) UserZoom
12 4 (0.078%) Open Workbench
13 3 (0.058%) Figma
13 3 (0.058%) InfoPath
14 2 (0.039%) Adobe Illustrator
14 2 (0.039%) Simulink
14 2 (0.039%) SPSS
15 1 (0.019%) Adobe Premiere
15 1 (0.019%) InDesign
15 1 (0.019%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 85 (1.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 76 (1.48%) SAP S/4HANA
3 27 (0.52%) SAP ERP
4 25 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
5 24 (0.47%) SAP FI
6 23 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
7 22 (0.43%) SAP CO
8 20 (0.39%) SAP FI/CO
9 17 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
10 14 (0.27%) SAP HR
11 13 (0.25%) NetSuite
12 12 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
12 12 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
12 12 (0.23%) SAP Hybris
13 11 (0.21%) SAP MDG
13 11 (0.21%) SessionCam
14 9 (0.17%) Dynamics NAV
14 9 (0.17%) SAP BPC
14 9 (0.17%) SAP HCM
14 9 (0.17%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 505 (9.81%) Azure
2 285 (5.54%) AWS
3 210 (4.08%) Office 365
4 126 (2.45%) Power Platform
5 90 (1.75%) Dynamics 365
6 74 (1.44%) SaaS
7 70 (1.36%) GCP
8 58 (1.13%) Azure Active Directory
9 55 (1.07%) PaaS
10 40 (0.78%) GitHub
11 36 (0.70%) IaaS
12 33 (0.64%) Google Analytics
13 29 (0.56%) SuccessFactors
14 24 (0.47%) OneDrive
15 21 (0.41%) Serverless
16 20 (0.39%) Azure Data Factory
17 18 (0.35%) Cloud Computing
18 17 (0.33%) G Suite
19 15 (0.29%) PowerApps
20 13 (0.25%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 67 (1.30%) Firewall
2 64 (1.24%) WAN
3 60 (1.17%) Internet
4 59 (1.15%) LAN
5 37 (0.72%) 4G
6 36 (0.70%) Skype
7 35 (0.68%) 3G
8 29 (0.56%) Radio Access Network
9 27 (0.52%) Unified Communications
9 27 (0.52%) Wi-Fi
10 26 (0.50%) 5G
10 26 (0.50%) DNS
11 25 (0.49%) 2G
11 25 (0.49%) VoIP
12 22 (0.43%) Intranet
12 22 (0.43%) Network Security
13 19 (0.37%) DHCP
14 18 (0.35%) VPN
15 17 (0.33%) Broadband
15 17 (0.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (3.19%) Data Warehouse
2 150 (2.91%) Big Data
3 121 (2.35%) SQL Server
4 115 (2.23%) Power BI
5 58 (1.13%) Data Lake
6 56 (1.09%) Hadoop
7 44 (0.85%) Relational Database
8 42 (0.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 42 (0.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 39 (0.76%) Amazon Redshift
10 32 (0.62%) SAP HANA
11 28 (0.54%) Oracle Database
12 27 (0.52%) GIS
13 24 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
14 22 (0.43%) BusinessObjects
14 22 (0.43%) NoSQL
15 19 (0.37%) MongoDB
15 19 (0.37%) QlikView
16 18 (0.35%) MS Access
16 18 (0.35%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 224 (4.35%) JIRA
2 68 (1.32%) Jenkins
3 42 (0.82%) Selenium
4 36 (0.70%) Git (software)
5 24 (0.47%) Cucumber
6 21 (0.41%) Bitbucket
7 16 (0.31%) JMeter
8 15 (0.29%) SoapUI
9 14 (0.27%) Visual Studio Team System
10 13 (0.25%) Maven
11 12 (0.23%) JUnit
12 11 (0.21%) Team Foundation Server
13 10 (0.19%) Axure RP
13 10 (0.19%) Visual Studio
14 8 (0.16%) ERwin
14 8 (0.16%) WebDriver
15 7 (0.14%) TeamCity
15 7 (0.14%) Zephyr
16 6 (0.12%) Rational DOORS
16 6 (0.12%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1,340 (26.02%) Finance
2 352 (6.84%) Public Sector
3 340 (6.60%) Banking
4 309 (6.00%) Retail
5 230 (4.47%) Telecoms
6 173 (3.36%) Marketing
7 125 (2.43%) Legal
8 109 (2.12%) Manufacturing
9 76 (1.48%) Advertising
10 71 (1.38%) Investment Banking
11 63 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
12 52 (1.01%) Law
13 46 (0.89%) Local Government
14 40 (0.78%) Billing
15 39 (0.76%) Front Office
16 38 (0.74%) Publishing
17 36 (0.70%) Retail Banking
18 35 (0.68%) Financial Institution
19 27 (0.52%) Aerospace
20 26 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1,068 (20.74%) Project Manager
2 1,039 (20.18%) Analyst
3 700 (13.59%) Business Analyst
4 568 (11.03%) Architect
5 252 (4.89%) Consultant
6 238 (4.62%) Developer
7 213 (4.14%) IT Manager
8 203 (3.94%) Solutions Architect
9 165 (3.20%) Programme Manager
10 145 (2.82%) IT Project Manager
11 143 (2.78%) Delivery Manager
12 132 (2.56%) Senior Manager
13 121 (2.35%) Data Analyst
14 113 (2.19%) Change Manager
15 105 (2.04%) Service Manager
16 95 (1.85%) Business Manager
17 92 (1.79%) Designer
18 90 (1.75%) Senior Project Manager
19 89 (1.73%) Senior Analyst
20 86 (1.67%) SAP Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 116 (2.25%) .NET
2 77 (1.50%) Web Services
3 66 (1.28%) HTML
4 65 (1.26%) CSS
5 54 (1.05%) XML
6 49 (0.95%) SOAP
7 37 (0.72%) Node.js
8 35 (0.68%) JSON
8 35 (0.68%) REST
9 30 (0.58%) RESTful
10 29 (0.56%) Middleware
10 29 (0.56%) React
11 27 (0.52%) ASP.NET
12 26 (0.50%) Kafka
13 21 (0.41%) jQuery
13 21 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
14 17 (0.33%) LDAP
14 17 (0.33%) Spring
15 15 (0.29%) OpenID
16 14 (0.27%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 376 (7.30%) Analytical Skills
2 199 (3.86%) User Experience
3 186 (3.61%) Management Information System
4 144 (2.80%) Data Centre
5 105 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
6 78 (1.51%) Greenfield Project
7 75 (1.46%) Virtual Team
8 70 (1.36%) Public Cloud
9 66 (1.28%) NHS
10 64 (1.24%) PMI
11 28 (0.54%) Enterprise Software
12 27 (0.52%) FMCG
13 26 (0.50%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 25 (0.49%) PKI
15 23 (0.45%) Data Structures
16 22 (0.43%) Credit Risk
16 22 (0.43%) e-Learning
16 22 (0.43%) Equities
16 22 (0.43%) Hybrid Cloud
17 21 (0.41%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 237 (4.60%) Windows
2 112 (2.18%) Linux
3 79 (1.53%) Windows 10
4 78 (1.51%) Unix
5 34 (0.66%) Windows Server
6 19 (0.37%) Windows 7
7 18 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
8 15 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 14 (0.27%) Android
10 13 (0.25%) Solaris
11 12 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
12 11 (0.21%) Apple iOS
12 11 (0.21%) VMS
13 9 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
14 8 (0.16%) AIX
14 8 (0.16%) Debian
15 6 (0.12%) CentOS
15 6 (0.12%) Ubuntu
16 4 (0.078%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.078%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,517 (29.46%) Agile Software Development
2 1,037 (20.14%) Project Management
3 487 (9.46%) Migration
4 457 (8.88%) Project Delivery
5 426 (8.27%) PRINCE2
6 408 (7.92%) Analytics
6 408 (7.92%) Scrum
7 395 (7.67%) Change Management
8 367 (7.13%) Problem-Solving
9 349 (6.78%) Business Analysis
10 332 (6.45%) ITIL
11 293 (5.69%) DevOps
12 291 (5.65%) Business Intelligence
13 250 (4.86%) Waterfall
14 247 (4.80%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 236 (4.58%) Risk Management
16 227 (4.41%) Decision-Making
17 214 (4.16%) CRM
18 212 (4.12%) Data Modelling
19 211 (4.10%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 341 (6.62%) SQL
2 186 (3.61%) Java
3 140 (2.72%) Python
4 103 (2.00%) C
5 85 (1.65%) JavaScript
6 75 (1.46%) C#
7 50 (0.97%) PowerShell
8 37 (0.72%) R
9 30 (0.58%) VBA
10 23 (0.45%) Bash Shell
10 23 (0.45%) Ruby
11 22 (0.43%) Scala
12 21 (0.41%) PL/SQL
13 18 (0.35%) T-SQL
14 17 (0.33%) C++
15 13 (0.25%) ES6
16 9 (0.17%) Go
16 9 (0.17%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.16%) ABAP
18 7 (0.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 386 (7.50%) Security Cleared
2 290 (5.63%) SC Cleared
3 252 (4.89%) Degree
4 128 (2.49%) PMI Certification
5 102 (1.98%) PMP
6 79 (1.53%) CISSP
7 77 (1.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 71 (1.38%) DV Cleared
9 63 (1.22%) ISEB
10 61 (1.18%) CISM
11 50 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 41 (0.80%) ITIL Certification
13 33 (0.64%) CISA
14 28 (0.54%) BPSS Clearance
14 28 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
15 27 (0.52%) APMP
15 27 (0.52%) ISTQB
16 20 (0.39%) TOGAF Certification
17 18 (0.35%) CRISC
18 14 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 256 (4.97%) PMO
2 143 (2.78%) QA
3 95 (1.85%) GDPR
4 85 (1.65%) Data Quality
4 85 (1.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 55 (1.07%) SLA
6 38 (0.74%) PCI DSS
7 35 (0.68%) NIST
8 25 (0.49%) COBIT
8 25 (0.49%) MiFID
9 21 (0.41%) NCSC
10 18 (0.35%) IFRS
10 18 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
11 12 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
11 12 (0.23%) HL7
11 12 (0.23%) IFRS 9
12 11 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
13 10 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
13 10 (0.19%) EMIR
13 10 (0.19%) Solvency II
System Software
1 130 (2.52%) Active Directory
2 59 (1.15%) Docker
3 46 (0.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.21%) HDFS
5 8 (0.16%) Hyper-V
5 8 (0.16%) VMware NSX
5 8 (0.16%) vSphere
6 7 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (0.078%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.078%) ProxySG
7 4 (0.078%) vCloud
7 4 (0.078%) Virtual Machines
8 3 (0.058%) KVM
8 3 (0.058%) oVirt
8 3 (0.058%) XenApp
8 3 (0.058%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.039%) Apache ZooKeeper
9 2 (0.039%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.039%) NDS
10 1 (0.019%) NFS
Systems Management
1 84 (1.63%) Kubernetes
2 60 (1.17%) Ansible
3 47 (0.91%) Opscode Chef
4 45 (0.87%) Terraform
5 42 (0.82%) Puppet
6 23 (0.45%) SCCM
7 19 (0.37%) CASB
7 19 (0.37%) Microsoft Intune
8 16 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
9 12 (0.23%) HP ALM
10 11 (0.21%) Salt
11 9 (0.17%) Packer
12 8 (0.16%) NetIQ Identity Manager
13 6 (0.12%) Kibana
13 6 (0.12%) Nessus
13 6 (0.12%) Norton AntiVirus
13 6 (0.12%) TeamSite
14 5 (0.097%) AirWatch
14 5 (0.097%) SCOM
14 5 (0.097%) WSUS
Vendors
1 566 (10.99%) Microsoft
2 378 (7.34%) SAP
3 272 (5.28%) Oracle
4 144 (2.80%) Salesforce.com
5 103 (2.00%) Google
6 77 (1.50%) Tableau
7 74 (1.44%) ServiceNow
8 71 (1.38%) VMware
9 53 (1.03%) Cisco
10 51 (0.99%) Adobe
11 44 (0.85%) Citrix
12 42 (0.82%) Remedy
13 41 (0.80%) Workday
14 30 (0.58%) Ariba
15 29 (0.56%) Cloudera
15 29 (0.56%) IBM
16 28 (0.54%) Informatica
17 24 (0.47%) Greenplum
17 24 (0.47%) webMethods
18 23 (0.45%) Atlassian