Period
to 15 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 6 months to 15 October 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 Engagement
England > London
6 months to
15 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 254 227 185
Rank change year-on-year -27 -42 +42
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 485 533 634
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 1.05% 1.20% 1.43%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.20% 1.36% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 380 478
London median daily rate £500 £483 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.52% +1.68% +4.40%
10th Percentile £339 £336 £307
90th Percentile £675 £650 £706
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 2 2
London median hourly rate £32.00 £42.75 £22.79
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.15% +87.56% -
10th Percentile £18.69 £34.08 £17.77
90th Percentile £38.20 £50.43 £27.35
England median hourly rate £32.00 £37.50 £28.02
% change year-on-year -14.67% +33.83% -6.60%

Stakeholder Engagement 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 London with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 40,373 39,186 38,714
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 87.50% 87.92% 87.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 29,151 28,336 27,878
London median daily rate £500 £500 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% +2.78%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £300
90th Percentile £675 £663 £638
England median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 479 370 397
London median hourly rate £21.25 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.61% +9.52% +5.00%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.25 £11.39
90th Percentile £54.19 £51.33 £52.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.01% +11.11% +3.45%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Stakeholder Engagement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in London

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in London

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in London

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in London

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in London

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in London over the 6 months to 15 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in London

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 6 months to 15 October 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
Central London -35 71 £475 - 37
West London -34 29 £545 +45.33% 7
South London -20 15 £513 +20.59%
North London +5 9 £300 -57.98% 3
East London -23 8 £650 +57.19% 1
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 15 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 London region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 133 (27.42%) Finance
2 132 (27.22%) Project Management
2 132 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
3 100 (20.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 65 (13.40%) Security Cleared
5 58 (11.96%) Change Management
6 51 (10.52%) SC Cleared
7 48 (9.90%) PRINCE2
7 48 (9.90%) Microsoft
8 44 (9.07%) Banking
8 44 (9.07%) Business Analysis
9 43 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
10 41 (8.45%) Retail
11 40 (8.25%) Waterfall
12 38 (7.84%) Migration
12 38 (7.84%) Programme Management
13 37 (7.63%) Risk Management
14 35 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
15 33 (6.80%) ITIL
16 32 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
17 31 (6.39%) Law
18 30 (6.19%) Resource Management
19 26 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
19 26 (5.36%) Decision-Making
19 26 (5.36%) PMO
20 25 (5.15%) Line Management
21 24 (4.95%) Requirements Management
22 23 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
22 23 (4.74%) Scrum
22 23 (4.74%) Quality Management

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 22 (4.54%) Confluence
2 16 (3.30%) SharePoint
3 4 (0.82%) CMS
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (0.82%) WebLogic
4 3 (0.62%) WordPress
5 2 (0.41%) Drupal
5 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.41%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.21%) Apache
6 1 (0.21%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.21%) JBoss
6 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.21%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.21%) Tomcat
Applications
1 21 (4.33%) Microsoft Excel
1 21 (4.33%) Microsoft Office
1 21 (4.33%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 10 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 6 (1.24%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.21%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.21%) EPLAN
5 1 (0.21%) InCopy
5 1 (0.21%) Mozilla Thunderbird
Business Applications
1 9 (1.86%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (1.24%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.82%) Dynamics AX
3 4 (0.82%) Oracle Financials
4 3 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.41%) PeopleSoft Financials
5 2 (0.41%) SAP CO
5 2 (0.41%) SAP FI
5 2 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.41%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.41%) SAP Payroll
5 2 (0.41%) SAP S/4HANA
5 2 (0.41%) Social Studio
5 2 (0.41%) Sprinklr
6 1 (0.21%) Markit EDM
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.21%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 26 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (4.74%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (4.74%) Office 365
3 7 (1.44%) IaaS
3 7 (1.44%) PaaS
4 5 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (0.82%) OneDrive
5 4 (0.82%) SaaS
5 4 (0.82%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 2 (0.41%) GitHub
7 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.21%) FinancialForce
8 1 (0.21%) G Suite
8 1 (0.21%) Slack
8 1 (0.21%) Trello
8 1 (0.21%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.03%) Firewall
2 4 (0.82%) WAN
3 3 (0.62%) Internet
3 3 (0.62%) LAN
3 3 (0.62%) SMS
3 3 (0.62%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (0.41%) Intranet
4 2 (0.41%) Skype
5 1 (0.21%) 3G
5 1 (0.21%) 4G
5 1 (0.21%) DHCP
5 1 (0.21%) DNS
5 1 (0.21%) LTE
5 1 (0.21%) PBX
5 1 (0.21%) VoIP
5 1 (0.21%) VPN
5 1 (0.21%) VSAN
5 1 (0.21%) WebEx
5 1 (0.21%) Wireless
5 1 (0.21%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.30%) Power BI
2 11 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.24%) Big Data
4 5 (1.03%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 4 (0.82%) SQL Server
6 3 (0.62%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.41%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.41%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.41%) DataStage
7 2 (0.41%) Electronic Patient Records
7 2 (0.41%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.41%) Maltego
7 2 (0.41%) MS Access
7 2 (0.41%) MySQL
7 2 (0.41%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.21%) Amazon Aurora
8 1 (0.21%) Blockchain
Development Applications
1 21 (4.33%) JIRA
2 8 (1.65%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.03%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.62%) Visual Studio
5 2 (0.41%) GitLab
6 1 (0.21%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.21%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.21%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.21%) Spock
6 1 (0.21%) VersionOne
General
1 133 (27.42%) Finance
2 44 (9.07%) Banking
3 41 (8.45%) Retail
4 31 (6.39%) Law
5 16 (3.30%) Legal
6 12 (2.47%) Marketing
7 9 (1.86%) Investment Banking
8 8 (1.65%) Retail Banking
9 7 (1.44%) Financial Institution
9 7 (1.44%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (1.44%) Telecoms
10 4 (0.82%) French Language
10 4 (0.82%) Front Office
11 3 (0.62%) Back Office
12 2 (0.41%) Advertising
12 2 (0.41%) Games
12 2 (0.41%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.41%) Publishing
12 2 (0.41%) Spanish Language
13 1 (0.21%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 98 (20.21%) Project Manager
2 95 (19.59%) Analyst
3 64 (13.20%) Business Analyst
4 29 (5.98%) Architect
5 28 (5.77%) Programme Manager
6 27 (5.57%) Consultant
7 26 (5.36%) Change Manager
8 25 (5.15%) Business Manager
9 19 (3.92%) Product Manager
10 18 (3.71%) Business Change Manager
11 17 (3.51%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.68%) Administrator
13 12 (2.47%) Solutions Architect
14 10 (2.06%) Delivery Manager
14 10 (2.06%) IT Manager
14 10 (2.06%) Project Officer
14 10 (2.06%) SC Cleared Project Manager
15 9 (1.86%) Business Intelligence Manager
15 9 (1.86%) Change Analyst
15 9 (1.86%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.65%) Web Services
2 7 (1.44%) CSS
2 7 (1.44%) HTML
2 7 (1.44%) Middleware
3 4 (0.82%) .NET
3 4 (0.82%) SailPoint
4 3 (0.62%) REST
4 3 (0.62%) SOAP
4 3 (0.62%) Spring
5 2 (0.41%) .NET Core
5 2 (0.41%) COM
5 2 (0.41%) EDI
5 2 (0.41%) HTML5
5 2 (0.41%) IDoc
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.41%) RESTful
5 2 (0.41%) SAML
5 2 (0.41%) Sass
6 1 (0.21%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (0.21%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 43 (8.87%) Analytical Skills
2 17 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 12 (2.47%) Self-Motivation
4 10 (2.06%) NHS
5 9 (1.86%) Data Centre
6 8 (1.65%) Fintech
6 8 (1.65%) User Experience
7 7 (1.44%) Virtual Team
8 5 (1.03%) CESG
8 5 (1.03%) Mobile App
9 4 (0.82%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (0.82%) FMCG
9 4 (0.82%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (0.82%) Reinsurance
10 3 (0.62%) Cloud Native
10 3 (0.62%) Digital Media
10 3 (0.62%) Online Banking
11 2 (0.41%) Blog
11 2 (0.41%) Data Protection Act
11 2 (0.41%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (2.47%) Windows
2 6 (1.24%) Linux
2 6 (1.24%) Windows 10
3 4 (0.82%) Solaris
4 2 (0.41%) Android
4 2 (0.41%) Apple iOS
4 2 (0.41%) Kali Linux
4 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.41%) Unix
5 1 (0.21%) pSOS
5 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 132 (27.22%) Agile Software Development
1 132 (27.22%) Project Management
2 100 (20.62%) Stakeholder Management
3 58 (11.96%) Change Management
4 48 (9.90%) PRINCE2
5 44 (9.07%) Business Analysis
6 40 (8.25%) Waterfall
7 38 (7.84%) Migration
7 38 (7.84%) Programme Management
8 37 (7.63%) Risk Management
9 35 (7.22%) Business Intelligence
10 33 (6.80%) ITIL
11 32 (6.60%) Problem-Solving
12 30 (6.19%) Resource Management
13 26 (5.36%) Decision-Making
14 25 (5.15%) Line Management
15 24 (4.95%) Requirements Management
16 23 (4.74%) Quality Management
16 23 (4.74%) Scrum
17 21 (4.33%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (2.89%) SQL
2 11 (2.27%) C
3 7 (1.44%) Java
4 5 (1.03%) VBA
5 4 (0.82%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.62%) Python
7 2 (0.41%) C#
7 2 (0.41%) C++
7 2 (0.41%) PHP
7 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.21%) Groovy
8 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 65 (13.40%) Security Cleared
2 51 (10.52%) SC Cleared
3 18 (3.71%) Degree
4 15 (3.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 14 (2.89%) CISSP
6 13 (2.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 13 (2.68%) CISA
7 12 (2.47%) CTC Cleared
8 11 (2.27%) CISM
9 9 (1.86%) DV Cleared
10 8 (1.65%) CRISC
11 6 (1.24%) PMP
12 5 (1.03%) CSSLP
13 3 (0.62%) DBS Check
13 3 (0.62%) PMI Certification
13 3 (0.62%) Six Sigma Black Belt
14 2 (0.41%) APMG
14 2 (0.41%) Master's Degree
14 2 (0.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 1 (0.21%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (5.36%) PMO
2 16 (3.30%) GDPR
3 6 (1.24%) QA
3 6 (1.24%) SLA
4 5 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.82%) COBIT
5 4 (0.82%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.41%) GxP
6 2 (0.41%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.41%) PSD2
7 1 (0.21%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.21%) FATCA
7 1 (0.21%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.21%) MiFID
7 1 (0.21%) P3O
7 1 (0.21%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.21%) SEPA
System Software
1 11 (2.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.21%) VMware NSX
2 1 (0.21%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (1.44%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 5 (1.03%) Single Sign-On
3 3 (0.62%) Ansible
4 2 (0.41%) PingFederate
5 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.21%) SCDPM
5 1 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 48 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 23 (4.74%) Oracle
3 14 (2.89%) SAP
4 10 (2.06%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.65%) ServiceNow
6 7 (1.44%) Sony
7 5 (1.03%) Atlassian
7 5 (1.03%) Citrix
7 5 (1.03%) Red Hat
7 5 (1.03%) Snow
8 3 (0.62%) Adobe
8 3 (0.62%) FNZ
8 3 (0.62%) Hyperion
8 3 (0.62%) IBM
8 3 (0.62%) PeopleSoft
8 3 (0.62%) Progress
9 2 (0.41%) Ariba
9 2 (0.41%) Cisco
9 2 (0.41%) Retek
9 2 (0.41%) Symantec