Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 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
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 20 20
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 +3
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 6972 7156 7905
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.35% 7.35% 7.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.68% 8.74% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 4858 4942 5875
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% - +1.12%
10th Percentile £315 £310 £313
90th Percentile £650 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £439
% change year-on-year - +2.62% +0.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 44
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.78% -16.28% +77.32%
10th Percentile £20.18 £14.58 £22.06
90th Percentile £56.51 £52.25 £78.26
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £40.65
% change year-on-year -2.78% -11.44% +53.41%

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 80294 81883 85035
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.66% 84.16% 81.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 54019 54581 56048
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
10th Percentile £288 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1877 2118 2511
England median hourly rate £23.75 £24.42 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +8.53% +18.42%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.08% +6.67% +18.42%

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017.

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 21 November 2017. 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 -5 3285 £500 - 268
South East +7 1281 £450 +2.27% 87
North of England +11 889 £425 - 156
Midlands +1 673 £425 -0.58% 61
South West +15 490 £415 -1.19% 42
West Midlands +6 439 £433 +0.87% 37
Yorkshire +7 417 £420 -1.18% 77
North West -8 403 £425 - 67
East of England -22 293 £425 -5.56% 44
East Midlands -9 225 £425 - 24
North East +71 67 £445 +11.25% 12
South Coast -1 3 £575 +9.52%
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 2185 (31.34%) Finance
2 1931 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
3 1542 (22.12%) Project Management
4 877 (12.58%) Banking
5 768 (11.02%) PRINCE2
6 704 (10.10%) Business Analysis
7 600 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
8 541 (7.76%) Change Management
9 536 (7.69%) Migration
10 511 (7.33%) Scrum
11 499 (7.16%) SAP
12 493 (7.07%) Microsoft
13 487 (6.99%) Retail
14 453 (6.50%) ITIL
15 429 (6.15%) Security Cleared
16 420 (6.02%) SQL
17 388 (5.57%) Waterfall
18 384 (5.51%) PMO
19 380 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
20 376 (5.39%) Degree
21 375 (5.38%) CRM
22 367 (5.26%) Risk Management
23 350 (5.02%) Analytics
24 337 (4.83%) GDPR
25 331 (4.75%) Programme Management
26 324 (4.65%) JIRA
27 318 (4.56%) Microsoft Excel
28 315 (4.52%) Oracle
29 309 (4.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
30 298 (4.27%) Telecoms

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
1 216 (3.10%) SharePoint
2 161 (2.31%) Confluence
3 90 (1.29%) CMS
4 71 (1.02%) SAS
5 49 (0.70%) Apache Spark
6 32 (0.46%) Skype for Business
7 28 (0.40%) Elasticsearch
8 25 (0.36%) MS Exchange
9 23 (0.33%) Apache
10 20 (0.29%) IIS
10 20 (0.29%) WebSphere
11 16 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 16 (0.23%) Tomcat
12 15 (0.22%) Documentum
13 12 (0.17%) SharePoint 2013
14 9 (0.13%) OpenStack
14 9 (0.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 8 (0.11%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.072%) MS Project Server
16 5 (0.072%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 318 (4.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 247 (3.54%) Microsoft Project
3 217 (3.11%) Microsoft Office
4 189 (2.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 159 (2.28%) MS Visio
6 23 (0.33%) Spreadsheet
7 19 (0.27%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
9 9 (0.13%) InfoPath
10 8 (0.11%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.10%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 5 (0.072%) InVision
13 3 (0.043%) SPSS
14 2 (0.029%) Simulink
14 2 (0.029%) UserZoom
14 2 (0.029%) Windchill
15 1 (0.014%) Adobe After Effects
15 1 (0.014%) Camtasia
15 1 (0.014%) HipChat
15 1 (0.014%) UXPin
Business Applications
1 123 (1.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 47 (0.67%) Dynamics AX
3 28 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
4 26 (0.37%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 26 (0.37%) SAP FI
5 24 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
6 23 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
7 21 (0.30%) SAP CO
7 21 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
8 18 (0.26%) SAP SD
9 16 (0.23%) Oracle ERP
10 15 (0.22%) NetSuite
10 15 (0.22%) SAP HR
11 14 (0.20%) Oracle EBS R12
11 14 (0.20%) SAP CRM
12 13 (0.19%) iTrent
12 13 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
12 13 (0.19%) Summit
13 12 (0.17%) SAP ERP
14 11 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 207 (2.97%) Microsoft Azure
2 197 (2.83%) Amazon AWS
3 159 (2.28%) Office 365
4 83 (1.19%) SaaS
5 65 (0.93%) IaaS
5 65 (0.93%) SuccessFactors
6 61 (0.87%) PaaS
7 49 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
8 38 (0.55%) Dynamics 365
9 27 (0.39%) Amazon EC2
10 23 (0.33%) Google Analytics
11 20 (0.29%) Amazon S3
12 18 (0.26%) iPaaS
13 17 (0.24%) Amazon CloudWatch
14 16 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 15 (0.22%) Google Cloud Platform
15 15 (0.22%) Slack
16 14 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
16 14 (0.20%) Trello
17 13 (0.19%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 92 (1.32%) SMS
2 74 (1.06%) WAN
3 68 (0.98%) Firewall
4 62 (0.89%) LAN
5 59 (0.85%) Internet
6 47 (0.67%) Intranet
7 41 (0.59%) Wi-Fi
8 33 (0.47%) DNS
8 33 (0.47%) Network Security
9 31 (0.44%) Skype
10 21 (0.30%) Broadband
10 21 (0.30%) VPN
11 20 (0.29%) HTTP
11 20 (0.29%) MPLS
11 20 (0.29%) SAN
12 19 (0.27%) TCP/IP
13 18 (0.26%) Wireless
14 17 (0.24%) SSH
15 16 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
16 15 (0.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
2 146 (2.09%) SQL Server
3 130 (1.86%) Big Data
4 95 (1.36%) Hadoop
5 60 (0.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 55 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
7 46 (0.66%) Power BI
8 43 (0.62%) Relational Database
9 37 (0.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 33 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (0.44%) SAP BW
12 29 (0.42%) MongoDB
12 29 (0.42%) Oracle Reports
12 29 (0.42%) QlikView
13 28 (0.40%) NoSQL
14 24 (0.34%) Blockchain
15 23 (0.33%) PostgreSQL
16 22 (0.32%) Apache Hive
16 22 (0.32%) Oracle Database
17 21 (0.30%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 324 (4.65%) JIRA
2 107 (1.53%) Jenkins
3 89 (1.28%) Selenium
4 56 (0.80%) Git (software)
5 43 (0.62%) Cucumber
6 42 (0.60%) Ant
7 40 (0.57%) JIRA Agile
8 36 (0.52%) Maven
9 35 (0.50%) TeamCity
10 31 (0.44%) JUnit
11 30 (0.43%) Gradle
12 27 (0.39%) Bitbucket
13 26 (0.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 22 (0.32%) Visual Studio
15 21 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
15 21 (0.30%) WebDriver
16 17 (0.24%) Axure RP
16 17 (0.24%) JMeter
16 17 (0.24%) Sonatype Nexus
17 16 (0.23%) SonarQube
General
1 2185 (31.34%) Finance
2 877 (12.58%) Banking
3 487 (6.99%) Retail
4 298 (4.27%) Telecoms
5 263 (3.77%) Marketing
6 202 (2.90%) Investment Banking
7 187 (2.68%) Legal
8 145 (2.08%) Retail Banking
9 120 (1.72%) Advertising
10 110 (1.58%) Manufacturing
11 101 (1.45%) Front Office
12 85 (1.22%) Law
13 69 (0.99%) Publishing
14 60 (0.86%) Billing
15 58 (0.83%) Back Office
16 55 (0.79%) Financial Institution
17 53 (0.76%) Automotive
18 49 (0.70%) Electronics
19 29 (0.42%) Pharmaceutical
20 27 (0.39%) Games
Job Titles
1 1734 (24.87%) Analyst
2 1660 (23.81%) Project Manager
3 1248 (17.90%) Business Analyst
4 503 (7.21%) Architect
5 376 (5.39%) Consultant
6 314 (4.50%) Developer
7 300 (4.30%) Programme Manager
8 261 (3.74%) Senior Manager
9 256 (3.67%) IT Manager
10 205 (2.94%) Delivery Manager
11 173 (2.48%) IT Project Manager
12 167 (2.40%) Senior Project Manager
13 152 (2.18%) Solutions Architect
14 149 (2.14%) Change Manager
15 146 (2.09%) Service Manager
16 137 (1.97%) Business Manager
17 134 (1.92%) Senior Analyst
18 127 (1.82%) Infrastructure Manager
19 124 (1.78%) Banking Analyst
20 114 (1.64%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 153 (2.19%) .NET
2 107 (1.53%) HTML
3 88 (1.26%) CSS
3 88 (1.26%) XML
4 83 (1.19%) Web Services
5 60 (0.86%) AngularJS
6 55 (0.79%) ASP.NET
7 48 (0.69%) Node.js
8 44 (0.63%) REST
9 43 (0.62%) JSON
10 41 (0.59%) React
11 38 (0.55%) ASP.NET MVC
12 34 (0.49%) Middleware
13 33 (0.47%) ASP.NET MVC 4
14 32 (0.46%) ASP.NET MVC 5
15 31 (0.44%) SOAP
16 28 (0.40%) Oracle Fusion
17 26 (0.37%) Mason
18 24 (0.34%) Elastic Stack
19 21 (0.30%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 600 (8.61%) Analytical Skills
2 243 (3.49%) User Experience
3 167 (2.40%) Management Information System
4 145 (2.08%) Data Centre
5 108 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 101 (1.45%) Greenfield Project
7 88 (1.26%) Mobile App
8 78 (1.12%) PMI
9 70 (1.00%) Computer Science
9 70 (1.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 64 (0.92%) Derivative
11 57 (0.82%) Fixed Income
12 48 (0.69%) FMCG
13 47 (0.67%) Social Media
14 46 (0.66%) Credit Risk
14 46 (0.66%) NHS
15 41 (0.59%) Data Structures
15 41 (0.59%) Fintech
16 39 (0.56%) Equities
17 36 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 200 (2.87%) Windows
2 127 (1.82%) Linux
3 86 (1.23%) Unix
4 59 (0.85%) Windows 10
5 44 (0.63%) Windows Server
6 27 (0.39%) Android
7 26 (0.37%) Windows 7
8 25 (0.36%) Apple iOS
9 18 (0.26%) CentOS
10 11 (0.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (0.13%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.11%) Solaris
12 8 (0.11%) zOS
13 7 (0.10%) AIX
13 7 (0.10%) Windows Server 2003
14 5 (0.072%) CoreOS
15 4 (0.057%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.029%) Oracle Linux
17 1 (0.014%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1931 (27.70%) Agile Software Development
2 1542 (22.12%) Project Management
3 768 (11.02%) PRINCE2
4 704 (10.10%) Business Analysis
5 541 (7.76%) Change Management
6 536 (7.69%) Migration
7 511 (7.33%) Scrum
8 453 (6.50%) ITIL
9 388 (5.57%) Waterfall
10 380 (5.45%) Business Intelligence
11 375 (5.38%) CRM
12 367 (5.26%) Risk Management
13 350 (5.02%) Analytics
14 331 (4.75%) Programme Management
15 309 (4.43%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 295 (4.23%) Service Management
17 282 (4.04%) SDLC
18 278 (3.99%) User Acceptance Testing
19 258 (3.70%) Project Planning
20 254 (3.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 420 (6.02%) SQL
2 240 (3.44%) Java
3 124 (1.78%) C#
4 118 (1.69%) JavaScript
5 112 (1.61%) Python
6 100 (1.43%) C
7 59 (0.85%) VBA
8 48 (0.69%) PowerShell
9 43 (0.62%) R
10 32 (0.46%) Bash Shell
10 32 (0.46%) PHP
10 32 (0.46%) T-SQL
11 29 (0.42%) PL/SQL
12 24 (0.34%) C++
13 21 (0.30%) ABAP
13 21 (0.30%) Scala
14 19 (0.27%) Groovy
14 19 (0.27%) Perl
14 19 (0.27%) VB
15 15 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 429 (6.15%) Security Cleared
2 376 (5.39%) Degree
3 295 (4.23%) SC Cleared
4 167 (2.40%) PMI Certification
5 160 (2.29%) PMP
6 117 (1.68%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 101 (1.45%) ISEB
8 90 (1.29%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 83 (1.19%) CISSP
10 81 (1.16%) ITIL Certification
11 79 (1.13%) DV Cleared
12 58 (0.83%) CISM
13 53 (0.76%) BPSS Clearance
14 50 (0.72%) APMP
15 40 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
16 29 (0.42%) ISTQB
17 26 (0.37%) CISA
18 24 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
19 21 (0.30%) Computer Science Degree
20 18 (0.26%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 384 (5.51%) PMO
2 337 (4.83%) GDPR
3 236 (3.38%) QA
4 108 (1.55%) Data Quality
5 90 (1.29%) MiFID
6 86 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 69 (0.99%) SLA
8 47 (0.67%) PCI DSS
9 36 (0.52%) COBIT
10 26 (0.37%) Disclosure Scotland
11 25 (0.36%) EMIR
12 18 (0.26%) IFRS
12 18 (0.26%) PSD2
13 15 (0.22%) Dodd-Frank
13 15 (0.22%) ISO 22301
13 15 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
14 12 (0.17%) HMG Security Policy Framework
15 11 (0.16%) FINREP
15 11 (0.16%) IFRS 9
15 11 (0.16%) Solvency II
System Software
1 81 (1.16%) Docker
2 74 (1.06%) Active Directory
3 28 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
4 21 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
5 17 (0.24%) HDFS
6 15 (0.22%) Postfix
6 15 (0.22%) Squid
6 15 (0.22%) vCloud
7 14 (0.20%) Hyper-V
8 8 (0.11%) XenDesktop
9 7 (0.10%) Microsoft App-V
9 7 (0.10%) Virtual Desktop
10 6 (0.086%) XenApp
11 5 (0.072%) Firmware
11 5 (0.072%) vSphere
12 4 (0.057%) Apache Flume
12 4 (0.057%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.029%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.029%) RHEV
13 2 (0.029%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 73 (1.05%) Ansible
2 70 (1.00%) Puppet
3 43 (0.62%) Kubernetes
4 35 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
4 35 (0.50%) Terraform
5 24 (0.34%) Docker Swarm
6 23 (0.33%) HP Quality Center
6 23 (0.33%) SCCM
7 22 (0.32%) Kibana
8 19 (0.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 18 (0.26%) Rancher
10 17 (0.24%) logstash
10 17 (0.24%) ZABBIX
11 15 (0.22%) Salt
12 14 (0.20%) Rsyslog
12 14 (0.20%) Sysdig
13 11 (0.16%) SCOM
14 10 (0.14%) Ambari
15 9 (0.13%) Nagios
16 6 (0.086%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 499 (7.16%) SAP
2 493 (7.07%) Microsoft
3 315 (4.52%) Oracle
4 170 (2.44%) Salesforce.com
5 94 (1.35%) ServiceNow
6 80 (1.15%) Cisco
7 77 (1.10%) Workday
8 74 (1.06%) IBM
9 72 (1.03%) HP
10 59 (0.85%) VMware
11 56 (0.80%) Google
12 53 (0.76%) Tableau
13 44 (0.63%) Citrix
14 37 (0.53%) Adobe
15 32 (0.46%) Progress
16 30 (0.43%) Cognos
17 27 (0.39%) Remedy
18 26 (0.37%) hybris
19 23 (0.33%) Splunk
20 21 (0.30%) Symantec