The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stakeholder Engagement
East of England / Hertfordshire
Rank 39 47 62
Rank change year-on-year +8 +15  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 20 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 3.28% 1.19% 0.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.21% 1.57% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 3
Median daily rate £463 £368 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.85% -2.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.60% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £32.26
% change year-on-year - +85.98%  

Stakeholder Engagement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 475 509 534
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 78.00% 75.86% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 258 270 280
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £300 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £399
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.29%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 33 30
Median hourly rate £45.00 £38.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.42% +130.30%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £9.16 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £49.50 £37.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Hertfordshire citing Stakeholder Engagement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Hertfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Hertfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Hertfordshire

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Watford - 15 £450 -
Welwyn Garden City 0 2 £475 - 1
Hatfield - 1 £300 -
Stakeholder Engagement
East of England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
1 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (24.00%) Finance
3 5 (20.00%) Legal
4 4 (16.00%) Logistics
5 3 (12.00%) Business Development
5 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
6 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
6 2 (8.00%) Advertising
6 2 (8.00%) SOA
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) Retail
6 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (4.00%) Change Control
7 1 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (4.00%) ERP
7 1 (4.00%) MS Office
7 1 (4.00%) Windows
7 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
7 1 (4.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (4.00%) Change Management
7 1 (4.00%) ITSM
7 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
7 1 (4.00%) Programme Management

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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:

Applications
1 1 (4.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.00%) MS Office
1 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) SuccessFactors
General
1 6 (24.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Legal
3 2 (8.00%) Advertising
3 2 (8.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Service Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (36.00%) Services Delivery Manager
3 7 (28.00%) Analyst
4 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
5 4 (16.00%) Senior Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Service Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
6 3 (12.00%) Technical Services Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Change Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Change Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
7 2 (8.00%) Retail Business Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (8.00%) Technical Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (40.00%) Project Management
1 10 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) Logistics
3 3 (12.00%) Business Development
4 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (8.00%) SOA
4 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (4.00%) Change Control
5 1 (4.00%) Change Management
5 1 (4.00%) CRM
5 1 (4.00%) ERP
5 1 (4.00%) ITSM
5 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
5 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing