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 June 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 Engagement
East of England / Hertfordshire
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 49 69
Rank change year-on-year +2 +20  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 12 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 1.90% 1.05% 0.79%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.34% 1.34% 1.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £475 £388 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.58% -1.89%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £467 £388 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £388 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £435 £420
% change year-on-year -2.29% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +47.05% -36.25%  

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 513 524 703
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 81.17% 78.68% 79.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 253 278 360
Median daily rate £425 £425 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +12.62%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £383
% change year-on-year +3.75% +4.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 17 58
Median hourly rate £17.63 £25.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.47% -23.07%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £15.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £52.50 £47.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.50 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +17.54% -5.00%  

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
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 June 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 +1 10 £475 -
Hatfield - 2 - - 1
Stakeholder Engagement
East of England

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 18 (56.25%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (25.00%) ERP
4 7 (21.88%) Change Control
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 6 (18.75%) QMS
5 6 (18.75%) Retail
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) Quality Management
5 6 (18.75%) Line Management
5 6 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
6 4 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
6 4 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
6 4 (12.50%) Logistics
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Degree
7 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Finance
7 3 (9.38%) Legal
7 3 (9.38%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (9.38%) PMO
7 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
8 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.25%) SOA
8 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.50%) SuccessFactors
General
1 6 (18.75%) Retail
2 3 (9.38%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Legal
3 2 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Project Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Delivery Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Service Manager
2 9 (28.13%) Services Delivery Manager
3 6 (18.75%) Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.50%) Senior Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Change Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Service Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Senior Services Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Service Delivery Manager
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Change Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Digital Project Manager
6 2 (6.25%) Retail Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.13%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Project Management
2 9 (28.13%) Service Delivery
3 8 (25.00%) Change Management
3 8 (25.00%) ERP
3 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (21.88%) Change Control
5 6 (18.75%) Contingency Planning
5 6 (18.75%) Line Management
5 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 6 (18.75%) QMS
5 6 (18.75%) Quality Management
6 4 (12.50%) Logistics
6 4 (12.50%) Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
7 3 (9.38%) Matrix Organization
7 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
7 3 (9.38%) Supplier Management
8 2 (6.25%) Business Continuity
8 2 (6.25%) SOA
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) PMO