Period
to 28 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 28 October 2021 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
England > London
6 months to
28 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 17 41 28
Rank change year-on-year +24 -13 +9
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 3,040 846 2,428
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 8.38% 5.89% 6.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 6.60% 7.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,184 616 1,773
10th Percentile £400 £356 £363
25th Percentile £463 £425 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +4.76% - +3.45%
75th Percentile £650 £638 £625
90th Percentile £749 £723 £713
England median daily rate £525 £475 £490
% change year-on-year +10.53% -3.06% +3.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 7 6
10th Percentile £42.75 £23.00 £10.25
25th Percentile £44.92 £30.50 £12.13
Median hourly rate £48.04 £44.50 £20.78
Median % change year-on-year +7.96% +114.12% +12.34%
75th Percentile £61.25 £58.00 £28.74
90th Percentile £67.81 £66.20 £38.92
England median hourly rate £45.50 £38.00 £39.51
% change year-on-year +19.74% -3.82% +21.72%

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 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 33,127 12,816 32,480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 91.29% 89.23% 88.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23,991 9,223 23,797
10th Percentile £369 £320 £325
25th Percentile £463 £413 £413
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £505 £515
Median % change year-on-year +8.91% -1.94% +3.00%
75th Percentile £650 £616 £600
90th Percentile £738 £713 £688
England median daily rate £525 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +10.53% - +1.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 111 373
10th Percentile £15.73 £15.00 £12.04
25th Percentile £20.79 £20.25 £15.60
Median hourly rate £35.00 £34.13 £22.50
Median % change year-on-year +2.56% +51.67% +12.50%
75th Percentile £53.75 £42.50 £44.97
90th Percentile £67.85 £52.50 £52.90
England median hourly rate £24.01 £25.33 £22.50
% change year-on-year -5.21% +12.58% +12.50%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing Stakeholder Management as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in London

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Management in London.

Daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in London

Stakeholder Management
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Stakeholder Management in London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in London

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Management in London.

Hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in London

Stakeholder Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Stakeholder Management in London over the 6 months to 28 October 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in London

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the London region over the 6 months to 28 October 2021. 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 +7 335 £525 -5.41% 130
West London -16 39 £448 -10.50% 24
East London +13 38 £625 +25.00% 21
South London +11 31 £544 +0.14% 11
North London 0 1 £430 +43.33% 4
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 28 October 2021, 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 London region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 1,216 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1,065 (35.03%) Social Skills
3 961 (31.61%) Finance
4 541 (17.80%) Project Management
5 442 (14.54%) Azure
6 398 (13.09%) Project Delivery
7 295 (9.70%) Banking
8 270 (8.88%) Change Management
8 270 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
9 260 (8.55%) SQL
10 259 (8.52%) Analytics
11 258 (8.49%) Migration
12 256 (8.42%) DevOps
13 250 (8.22%) AWS
14 249 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
15 247 (8.13%) Microsoft
16 244 (8.03%) Security Cleared
17 227 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
18 217 (7.14%) Risk Management
19 216 (7.11%) Scrum
20 209 (6.88%) Business Analysis
20 209 (6.88%) Public Sector
21 204 (6.71%) Retail
22 198 (6.51%) SC Cleared
23 186 (6.12%) Business Case
24 185 (6.09%) Presentation Skills
25 182 (5.99%) JIRA
25 182 (5.99%) PRINCE2
26 178 (5.86%) Waterfall
27 176 (5.79%) Power Platform

Stakeholder Management
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 91 (2.99%) Confluence
2 53 (1.74%) CMS
3 52 (1.71%) SharePoint
4 21 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 16 (0.53%) SAS
6 12 (0.39%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 10 (0.33%) Oracle Workflow
8 7 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
9 5 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
9 5 (0.16%) SharePoint 2013
10 4 (0.13%) Appian
11 3 (0.099%) Elasticsearch
11 3 (0.099%) EPiServer
11 3 (0.099%) Headless CMS
12 2 (0.066%) Apache
12 2 (0.066%) Documentum
12 2 (0.066%) IIS
12 2 (0.066%) nginx
12 2 (0.066%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.066%) WildFly
Applications
1 102 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 85 (2.80%) Microsoft Office
3 66 (2.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 48 (1.58%) MS Visio
5 39 (1.28%) Microsoft Project
6 17 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
7 15 (0.49%) Sketch
8 8 (0.26%) InVision
9 5 (0.16%) Chatbot
10 3 (0.099%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 3 (0.099%) Figma
11 2 (0.066%) Adobe XD
11 2 (0.066%) InDesign
11 2 (0.066%) Marvel
12 1 (0.033%) Camtasia
12 1 (0.033%) Open Workbench
12 1 (0.033%) SPSS
12 1 (0.033%) UserZoom
12 1 (0.033%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 29 (0.95%) SAP S/4HANA
2 26 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
3 12 (0.39%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.36%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 8 (0.26%) OneSumX
5 8 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 7 (0.23%) NetSuite
7 6 (0.20%) Oracle EBS
8 5 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.16%) SAP Hybris
9 4 (0.13%) BASE24
9 4 (0.13%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (0.13%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.13%) Magento
9 4 (0.13%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
9 4 (0.13%) thinkFolio
9 4 (0.13%) Workday HCM
10 3 (0.099%) Cerner Millennium
10 3 (0.099%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.099%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 442 (14.54%) Azure
2 250 (8.22%) AWS
3 176 (5.79%) Power Platform
4 104 (3.42%) GCP
5 90 (2.96%) Microsoft 365
6 77 (2.53%) SaaS
7 51 (1.68%) PaaS
8 34 (1.12%) GitHub
9 31 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
10 29 (0.95%) Azure Data Factory
11 27 (0.89%) Azure Synapse Analytics
12 23 (0.76%) IaaS
13 21 (0.69%) Serverless
14 17 (0.56%) Google Analytics
15 15 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
15 15 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
15 15 (0.49%) PowerApps
16 14 (0.46%) Salesforce Service Cloud
17 13 (0.43%) Azure Cosmos DB
18 12 (0.39%) Azure Event Grid
Communications & Networking
1 67 (2.20%) 5G
2 66 (2.17%) 2G
3 65 (2.14%) GSM
3 65 (2.14%) MVNO
4 48 (1.58%) Packet Switching
5 22 (0.72%) Network Security
6 21 (0.69%) Firewall
7 14 (0.46%) SAN
8 12 (0.39%) MPLS
8 12 (0.39%) NAS
8 12 (0.39%) WAN
9 11 (0.36%) Internet
9 11 (0.36%) VPN
9 11 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (0.30%) Intranet
10 9 (0.30%) LAN
10 9 (0.30%) Unified Communications
11 8 (0.26%) Broadband
11 8 (0.26%) VoIP
12 7 (0.23%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 163 (5.36%) Power BI
2 100 (3.29%) Big Data
3 92 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 63 (2.07%) SQL Server
5 58 (1.91%) Data Lake
6 46 (1.51%) Tableau
7 36 (1.18%) QlikView
8 31 (1.02%) Qlik Sense
9 25 (0.82%) Hadoop
9 25 (0.82%) PostgreSQL
10 23 (0.76%) Relational Database
11 22 (0.72%) NoSQL
12 20 (0.66%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 18 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
13 18 (0.59%) Microsoft Analysis Services
14 17 (0.56%) RDBMS
15 13 (0.43%) Metadata
16 12 (0.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 11 (0.36%) Apache Hive
18 10 (0.33%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 182 (5.99%) JIRA
2 58 (1.91%) Jenkins
3 51 (1.68%) Git (software)
4 40 (1.32%) PowerDesigner
5 29 (0.95%) GitLab
6 17 (0.56%) Cucumber
7 16 (0.53%) Maven
7 16 (0.53%) REST Assured
8 14 (0.46%) TeamCity
8 14 (0.46%) WebDriver
9 13 (0.43%) Sonatype Nexus
10 10 (0.33%) Visual Studio
11 9 (0.30%) Bitbucket
11 9 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
12 8 (0.26%) JMeter
12 8 (0.26%) Subversion
13 7 (0.23%) ERwin
14 6 (0.20%) Team Foundation Server
15 5 (0.16%) Cypress.io
16 4 (0.13%) JUnit
General
1 1,065 (35.03%) Social Skills
2 961 (31.61%) Finance
3 295 (9.70%) Banking
4 270 (8.88%) Analytical Skills
5 209 (6.88%) Public Sector
6 204 (6.71%) Retail
7 185 (6.09%) Presentation Skills
8 143 (4.70%) Marketing
9 134 (4.41%) Telecoms
10 126 (4.14%) Influencing Skills
11 70 (2.30%) Organisational Skills
12 67 (2.20%) Legal
13 65 (2.14%) Investment Banking
14 54 (1.78%) Manufacturing
15 45 (1.48%) Law
16 39 (1.28%) Documentation Skills
17 36 (1.18%) Front Office
18 31 (1.02%) Retail Banking
19 27 (0.89%) Financial Institution
20 26 (0.86%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 609 (20.03%) Project Manager
2 582 (19.14%) Analyst
3 449 (14.77%) Architect
4 442 (14.54%) Business Analyst
5 216 (7.11%) Solutions Architect
6 124 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
6 124 (4.08%) IT Manager
7 120 (3.95%) Senior Manager
8 118 (3.88%) Developer
8 118 (3.88%) Programme Manager
9 101 (3.32%) Consultant
10 90 (2.96%) Change Manager
11 85 (2.80%) IT Project Manager
12 83 (2.73%) Technical Manager
13 82 (2.70%) Azure Architect
14 80 (2.63%) Data Architect
15 75 (2.47%) Senior Project Manager
16 71 (2.34%) Data Business Analyst
17 61 (2.01%) Data Analyst
18 58 (1.91%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (1.45%) .NET
2 43 (1.41%) REST
3 42 (1.38%) HTML
4 36 (1.18%) React
5 35 (1.15%) CSS
6 30 (0.99%) Web Services
7 28 (0.92%) RESTful
8 27 (0.89%) Node.js
9 25 (0.82%) Kafka
9 25 (0.82%) XML
10 21 (0.69%) FIX Protocol
10 21 (0.69%) Spring
11 19 (0.63%) SOAP
12 15 (0.49%) GraphQL
12 15 (0.49%) Middleware
13 14 (0.46%) AngularJS
13 14 (0.46%) JSON
13 14 (0.46%) Velocity
14 13 (0.43%) React Native
14 13 (0.43%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 143 (4.70%) User Experience
2 67 (2.20%) Mobile App
3 56 (1.84%) Self-Motivation
4 53 (1.74%) Management Information System
5 50 (1.64%) PMI
6 47 (1.55%) Data Protection Act
7 42 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 38 (1.25%) Legacy Systems
9 37 (1.22%) Public Cloud
10 33 (1.09%) Data Centre
11 30 (0.99%) Fixed Income
12 28 (0.92%) Analytical Mindset
13 27 (0.89%) Cloud Native
13 27 (0.89%) NHS
14 24 (0.79%) Reference Data
15 23 (0.76%) Derivative
16 21 (0.69%) Data Structures
17 19 (0.63%) Credit Risk
18 17 (0.56%) FMCG
19 16 (0.53%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 70 (2.30%) Windows
2 36 (1.18%) Linux
3 28 (0.92%) Windows 10
4 23 (0.76%) Unix
5 17 (0.56%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.49%) Android
6 15 (0.49%) Windows Server
7 10 (0.33%) Windows 7
8 9 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 9 (0.30%) VMS
9 6 (0.20%) Windows Server 2016
10 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2012
10 5 (0.16%) Windows Server 2019
11 2 (0.066%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.033%) AIX
12 1 (0.033%) Kali Linux
12 1 (0.033%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.033%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.033%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 1,216 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 541 (17.80%) Project Management
3 398 (13.09%) Project Delivery
4 270 (8.88%) Change Management
5 259 (8.52%) Analytics
6 258 (8.49%) Migration
7 256 (8.42%) DevOps
8 249 (8.19%) Problem-Solving
9 227 (7.47%) Business Intelligence
10 217 (7.14%) Risk Management
11 216 (7.11%) Scrum
12 209 (6.88%) Business Analysis
13 186 (6.12%) Business Case
14 182 (5.99%) PRINCE2
15 178 (5.86%) Waterfall
16 170 (5.59%) SDLC
17 169 (5.56%) Data Analysis
18 162 (5.33%) Data Modelling
19 160 (5.26%) Requirements Gathering
20 145 (4.77%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 260 (8.55%) SQL
2 108 (3.55%) Java
3 107 (3.52%) Python
4 93 (3.06%) C
5 66 (2.17%) JavaScript
6 34 (1.12%) C#
7 24 (0.79%) PowerShell
7 24 (0.79%) R
8 21 (0.69%) C++
9 18 (0.59%) Go
10 16 (0.53%) Scala
11 14 (0.46%) Apple Swift
12 13 (0.43%) TypeScript
13 10 (0.33%) Bash Shell
13 10 (0.33%) T-SQL
14 9 (0.30%) PHP
15 8 (0.26%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.20%) Julia
16 6 (0.20%) MATLAB
16 6 (0.20%) VB
Qualifications
1 244 (8.03%) Security Cleared
2 198 (6.51%) SC Cleared
3 128 (4.21%) Degree
4 75 (2.47%) PMI Certification
5 59 (1.94%) PMP
6 25 (0.82%) CISSP
7 22 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
8 19 (0.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (0.56%) DV Cleared
9 17 (0.56%) Master's Degree
10 15 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
10 15 (0.49%) CISM
11 14 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 14 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
12 13 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
13 12 (0.39%) CISA
13 12 (0.39%) CRISC
14 10 (0.33%) Cisco Certification
15 8 (0.26%) CCNP
15 8 (0.26%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 123 (4.05%) PMO
2 115 (3.78%) QA
3 59 (1.94%) GDPR
4 56 (1.84%) Data Quality
5 40 (1.32%) MiFID
6 32 (1.05%) EMIR
7 31 (1.02%) GRC
8 30 (0.99%) PMBOK
9 29 (0.95%) NIST
10 24 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 17 (0.56%) Accessibility
12 15 (0.49%) COBIT
13 14 (0.46%) SLA
14 13 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
14 13 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
15 11 (0.36%) PCI DSS
16 10 (0.33%) FATCA
17 6 (0.20%) GLBA
18 5 (0.16%) IFRS
18 5 (0.16%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 52 (1.71%) Active Directory
2 36 (1.18%) Docker
3 11 (0.36%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (0.26%) Hyper-V
4 8 (0.26%) Virtual Desktop
5 3 (0.099%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 3 (0.099%) HDFS
5 3 (0.099%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (0.099%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (0.099%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (0.099%) vSphere
6 2 (0.066%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.033%) Oracle Clusterware
7 1 (0.033%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.033%) XenApp
7 1 (0.033%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (1.64%) Kubernetes
2 40 (1.32%) Terraform
3 28 (0.92%) Ansible
4 18 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
5 15 (0.49%) Microsoft Intune
6 11 (0.36%) Puppet
7 9 (0.30%) RSA Archer
8 7 (0.23%) Single Sign-On
9 6 (0.20%) Grafana
9 6 (0.20%) Packer
9 6 (0.20%) SCCM
10 5 (0.16%) MOM
11 4 (0.13%) Active Directory Federation Services
11 4 (0.13%) HP ALM
11 4 (0.13%) Jamf Pro
12 3 (0.099%) Hadoop YARN
12 3 (0.099%) Istio
12 3 (0.099%) SCOM
12 3 (0.099%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.066%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 247 (8.13%) Microsoft
2 137 (4.51%) Salesforce.com
3 125 (4.11%) SAP
4 101 (3.32%) Oracle
5 58 (1.91%) Google
6 53 (1.74%) Databricks
7 36 (1.18%) BiZZdesign
8 35 (1.15%) Adobe
9 28 (0.92%) ServiceNow
10 24 (0.79%) MuleSoft
11 23 (0.76%) Informatica
12 22 (0.72%) Pega
13 21 (0.69%) IBM
14 18 (0.59%) Cisco
14 18 (0.59%) Citrix
15 17 (0.56%) VMware
16 15 (0.49%) Atlassian
17 14 (0.46%) IFS
17 14 (0.46%) Splunk
18 12 (0.39%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud