Period
to 27 July 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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 21 42 28
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14 -1
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 2,251 932 2,797
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 7.54% 5.78% 6.87%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.33% 6.46% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,644 629 1,991
10th Percentile £363 £363 £363
25th Percentile £450 £418 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £525 £525
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% - +5.00%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £625
90th Percentile £713 £724 £725
England median daily rate £500 £488 £490
% change year-on-year +2.56% -0.51% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 5
10th Percentile £31.00 £33.03 £12.25
25th Percentile £36.91 £35.13 £15.25
Median hourly rate £46.00 £41.50 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +10.84% +124.32% -41.73%
75th Percentile £60.00 £48.00 £30.00
90th Percentile £62.00 £51.05 £42.63
England median hourly rate £42.50 £41.50 £34.00
% change year-on-year +2.41% +22.06% +36.00%

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 27,038 14,421 36,236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 90.55% 89.43% 89.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 19,297 10,344 26,338
10th Percentile £363 £329 £338
25th Percentile £450 £425 £419
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £540 £525 £520
Median % change year-on-year +2.86% +0.96% +4.00%
75th Percentile £638 £625 £600
90th Percentile £725 £713 £688
England median daily rate £500 £488 £475
% change year-on-year +2.56% +2.63% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 275 178 390
10th Percentile £15.73 £14.00 £12.04
25th Percentile £20.75 £20.00 £15.25
Median hourly rate £34.00 £34.95 £22.00
Median % change year-on-year -2.71% +58.85% -
75th Percentile £51.53 £47.66 £40.00
90th Percentile £66.50 £60.30 £53.00
England median hourly rate £22.72 £24.15 £22.93
% change year-on-year -5.93% +5.31% +11.85%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 +14 325 £525 +5.00% 90
West London +7 34 £475 -12.04% 24
South London +6 19 £550 +8.37% 4
East London +12 17 £525 -4.55% 22
North London +4 2 £430 -9.47% 6
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 871 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 762 (33.85%) Social Skills
3 653 (29.01%) Finance
4 386 (17.15%) Project Management
5 347 (15.42%) Azure
6 285 (12.66%) Project Delivery
7 245 (10.88%) Banking
8 222 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
9 219 (9.73%) Microsoft
10 205 (9.11%) Migration
11 204 (9.06%) Scrum
12 201 (8.93%) Change Management
13 193 (8.57%) DevOps
13 193 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
14 176 (7.82%) AWS
15 175 (7.77%) Business Analysis
16 170 (7.55%) SQL
17 163 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
18 162 (7.20%) Analytics
19 159 (7.06%) Security Cleared
20 158 (7.02%) Public Sector
21 157 (6.97%) Requirements Gathering
22 150 (6.66%) Retail
23 147 (6.53%) JIRA
24 141 (6.26%) PRINCE2
25 136 (6.04%) SC Cleared
26 135 (6.00%) Presentation Skills
27 134 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
28 132 (5.86%) SDLC
29 123 (5.46%) 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 64 (2.84%) Confluence
2 46 (2.04%) SharePoint
3 31 (1.38%) CMS
4 14 (0.62%) Apache Spark
5 10 (0.44%) Oracle Workflow
5 10 (0.44%) SAS
6 8 (0.36%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 5 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
8 4 (0.18%) Drupal
8 4 (0.18%) IPython
9 3 (0.13%) Appian
9 3 (0.13%) Headless CMS
9 3 (0.13%) nginx
9 3 (0.13%) OpenStack
9 3 (0.13%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (0.13%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.089%) JBoss
10 2 (0.089%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 2 (0.089%) Sitecore CMS
10 2 (0.089%) WordPress
Applications
1 63 (2.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 62 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
3 40 (1.78%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 36 (1.60%) Microsoft Project
5 32 (1.42%) MS Visio
6 15 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.22%) Chatbot
7 5 (0.22%) InVision
7 5 (0.22%) Sketch
8 4 (0.18%) Figma
9 2 (0.089%) Marvel
9 2 (0.089%) Maya
10 1 (0.044%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 1 (0.044%) Adobe XD
10 1 (0.044%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.044%) InDesign
10 1 (0.044%) Open Workbench
10 1 (0.044%) SPSS
10 1 (0.044%) Zeplin
Business Applications
1 26 (1.16%) SAP S/4HANA
2 15 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 14 (0.62%) Oracle ERP
4 11 (0.49%) OneSumX
4 11 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 11 (0.49%) SAP ERP
5 10 (0.44%) Oracle EBS
6 7 (0.31%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
7 6 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 6 (0.27%) NetSuite
8 5 (0.22%) Magento
8 5 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
8 5 (0.22%) SAP HR
8 5 (0.22%) SAP Retail
9 4 (0.18%) BASE24
9 4 (0.18%) Dynamics NAV
9 4 (0.18%) Oracle Payables
9 4 (0.18%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.18%) Summit
10 3 (0.13%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 347 (15.42%) Azure
2 176 (7.82%) AWS
3 123 (5.46%) Power Platform
4 68 (3.02%) GCP
5 64 (2.84%) Microsoft 365
6 44 (1.95%) SaaS
7 30 (1.33%) GitHub
8 28 (1.24%) Azure Synapse Analytics
8 28 (1.24%) PaaS
9 25 (1.11%) Dynamics 365
10 22 (0.98%) Serverless
11 20 (0.89%) Apigee
12 17 (0.76%) Azure Data Factory
13 15 (0.67%) IaaS
13 15 (0.67%) OpenShift
14 14 (0.62%) Salesforce Service Cloud
15 12 (0.53%) Adobe Analytics
15 12 (0.53%) Azure Logic Apps
16 11 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
16 11 (0.49%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.04%) 5G
2 40 (1.78%) 2G
3 39 (1.73%) GSM
3 39 (1.73%) MVNO
4 32 (1.42%) Packet Switching
5 21 (0.93%) Network Security
6 20 (0.89%) WAN
7 18 (0.80%) Firewall
8 15 (0.67%) LAN
8 15 (0.67%) SAN
9 11 (0.49%) Internet
9 11 (0.49%) NAS
9 11 (0.49%) VPN
10 9 (0.40%) Unified Communications
10 9 (0.40%) Wireless
11 8 (0.36%) DNS
11 8 (0.36%) MPLS
12 7 (0.31%) BGP
12 7 (0.31%) DHCP
12 7 (0.31%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 112 (4.98%) Power BI
2 78 (3.47%) Data Warehouse
3 71 (3.15%) Big Data
4 51 (2.27%) SQL Server
5 44 (1.95%) Tableau
6 42 (1.87%) Data Lake
7 23 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
8 18 (0.80%) QlikView
9 17 (0.76%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 17 (0.76%) Qlik Sense
10 14 (0.62%) Amazon Redshift
10 14 (0.62%) Hadoop
11 13 (0.58%) Azure SQL Database
12 12 (0.53%) Metadata
12 12 (0.53%) MongoDB
12 12 (0.53%) Relational Database
13 11 (0.49%) NoSQL
14 10 (0.44%) BigQuery
15 9 (0.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 8 (0.36%) Amazon Athena
Development Applications
1 147 (6.53%) JIRA
2 43 (1.91%) Git (software)
3 41 (1.82%) Jenkins
4 22 (0.98%) PowerDesigner
5 14 (0.62%) Maven
6 13 (0.58%) GitLab
7 10 (0.44%) Bitbucket
8 9 (0.40%) Cypress.io
8 9 (0.40%) Visual Studio Team System
9 7 (0.31%) Cucumber
9 7 (0.31%) Sonatype Nexus
9 7 (0.31%) Subversion
10 6 (0.27%) JMeter
10 6 (0.27%) REST Assured
11 5 (0.22%) Visual Studio
12 4 (0.18%) CircleCI
12 4 (0.18%) Oracle APEX
13 3 (0.13%) Balsamiq
13 3 (0.13%) Gatling
13 3 (0.13%) Mocha
General
1 762 (33.85%) Social Skills
2 653 (29.01%) Finance
3 245 (10.88%) Banking
4 222 (9.86%) Analytical Skills
5 158 (7.02%) Public Sector
6 150 (6.66%) Retail
7 135 (6.00%) Presentation Skills
8 107 (4.75%) Telecoms
9 94 (4.18%) Influencing Skills
9 94 (4.18%) Marketing
10 53 (2.35%) Organisational Skills
11 46 (2.04%) Legal
12 45 (2.00%) Investment Banking
13 33 (1.47%) Documentation Skills
14 30 (1.33%) Manufacturing
15 23 (1.02%) Law
16 21 (0.93%) Front Office
17 19 (0.84%) Pharmaceutical
17 19 (0.84%) Retail Banking
18 17 (0.76%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 457 (20.30%) Project Manager
2 397 (17.64%) Analyst
3 334 (14.84%) Architect
4 296 (13.15%) Business Analyst
5 133 (5.91%) Solutions Architect
6 98 (4.35%) Delivery Manager
7 96 (4.26%) Programme Manager
8 88 (3.91%) Azure Architect
9 87 (3.86%) Consultant
10 82 (3.64%) Developer
11 76 (3.38%) IT Manager
12 65 (2.89%) Senior Manager
13 64 (2.84%) Technical Manager
14 59 (2.62%) IT Project Manager
15 50 (2.22%) Data Architect
16 48 (2.13%) Transformation Manager
17 46 (2.04%) Change Manager
18 45 (2.00%) Senior Project Manager
18 45 (2.00%) Technical Project Manager
19 40 (1.78%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (1.64%) REST
2 36 (1.60%) HTML
3 32 (1.42%) CSS
4 29 (1.29%) React
5 27 (1.20%) Node.js
6 25 (1.11%) .NET
7 24 (1.07%) Kafka
8 23 (1.02%) RESTful
8 23 (1.02%) Swagger
8 23 (1.02%) Web Services
9 22 (0.98%) Spring
10 18 (0.80%) SOAP
11 14 (0.62%) JSON
12 13 (0.58%) Velocity
13 11 (0.49%) AngularJS
13 11 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
14 10 (0.44%) GraphQL
14 10 (0.44%) Hibernate
14 10 (0.44%) XML
15 9 (0.40%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 74 (3.29%) User Experience
2 46 (2.04%) Management Information System
2 46 (2.04%) Self-Motivation
3 42 (1.87%) Mobile App
4 41 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 35 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 33 (1.47%) Legacy Systems
7 32 (1.42%) PMI
8 26 (1.16%) Credit Risk
9 22 (0.98%) Data Protection Act
10 21 (0.93%) Cloud Native
11 20 (0.89%) FMCG
12 17 (0.76%) NHS
13 16 (0.71%) Fixed Income
13 16 (0.71%) Tandem
14 15 (0.67%) Greenfield Project
14 15 (0.67%) Legacy Applications
15 12 (0.53%) Analytical Mindset
15 12 (0.53%) Enterprise Cloud
15 12 (0.53%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 44 (1.95%) Windows
2 29 (1.29%) Linux
3 18 (0.80%) Unix
4 14 (0.62%) Windows 10
5 11 (0.49%) Windows Server
6 10 (0.44%) Apple iOS
7 9 (0.40%) Android
8 5 (0.22%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.22%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2016
9 4 (0.18%) Windows Server 2019
10 3 (0.13%) AIX
10 3 (0.13%) VMS
11 1 (0.044%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 871 (38.69%) Agile Software Development
2 386 (17.15%) Project Management
3 285 (12.66%) Project Delivery
4 205 (9.11%) Migration
5 204 (9.06%) Scrum
6 201 (8.93%) Change Management
7 193 (8.57%) DevOps
7 193 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
8 175 (7.77%) Business Analysis
9 163 (7.24%) Business Intelligence
10 162 (7.20%) Analytics
11 157 (6.97%) Requirements Gathering
12 141 (6.26%) PRINCE2
13 132 (5.86%) SDLC
14 114 (5.06%) Waterfall
15 109 (4.84%) Data Modelling
16 108 (4.80%) Programme Management
17 103 (4.58%) Risk Management
18 101 (4.49%) Business Case
18 101 (4.49%) Decision-Making
Programming Languages
1 170 (7.55%) SQL
2 116 (5.15%) Java
3 87 (3.86%) Python
4 63 (2.80%) C
5 59 (2.62%) JavaScript
6 19 (0.84%) C#
7 18 (0.80%) C++
7 18 (0.80%) PowerShell
8 14 (0.62%) Bash Shell
8 14 (0.62%) Go
9 12 (0.53%) PHP
10 10 (0.44%) PL/SQL
11 9 (0.40%) R
11 9 (0.40%) T-SQL
12 7 (0.31%) Scala
13 6 (0.27%) Java 8
13 6 (0.27%) TypeScript
14 5 (0.22%) Apple Swift
14 5 (0.22%) Kotlin
14 5 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 159 (7.06%) Security Cleared
2 136 (6.04%) SC Cleared
3 98 (4.35%) Degree
4 51 (2.27%) PMI Certification
5 37 (1.64%) PMP
6 23 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 21 (0.93%) ISEB
8 17 (0.76%) CISSP
8 17 (0.76%) DV Cleared
9 15 (0.67%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.58%) Computer Science Degree
11 12 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 11 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
12 11 (0.49%) CISM
13 10 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
14 8 (0.36%) AWS Certification
14 8 (0.36%) CCNP
14 8 (0.36%) Master's Degree
15 6 (0.27%) CCIE
15 6 (0.27%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (3.47%) QA
2 72 (3.20%) PMO
3 40 (1.78%) Data Quality
4 37 (1.64%) GDPR
5 17 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 16 (0.71%) MiFID
6 16 (0.71%) PMBOK
6 16 (0.71%) SLA
7 15 (0.67%) NIST
8 12 (0.53%) GRC
9 9 (0.40%) Accessibility
9 9 (0.40%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 6 (0.27%) EMIR
10 6 (0.27%) IFRS
10 6 (0.27%) PCI DSS
11 5 (0.22%) COBIT
11 5 (0.22%) FATCA
12 4 (0.18%) Disclosure Scotland
12 4 (0.18%) GxP
13 3 (0.13%) ISO 20022
System Software
1 38 (1.69%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.64%) Docker
3 14 (0.62%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (0.089%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (0.089%) vSphere
7 1 (0.044%) Gluster
7 1 (0.044%) GlusterFS
7 1 (0.044%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.044%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (0.044%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.044%) XenApp
7 1 (0.044%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 48 (2.13%) Kubernetes
2 28 (1.24%) Terraform
3 21 (0.93%) Ansible
4 12 (0.53%) Puppet
5 10 (0.44%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.44%) SCCM
6 7 (0.31%) Single Sign-On
7 6 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
8 5 (0.22%) MOM
8 5 (0.22%) Packer
9 4 (0.18%) Grafana
9 4 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
10 3 (0.13%) FortiGate
10 3 (0.13%) Istio
10 3 (0.13%) SCOM
10 3 (0.13%) SCOrch
11 2 (0.089%) HP ALM
11 2 (0.089%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (0.089%) Netcool
11 2 (0.089%) Netcool/Webtop
Vendors
1 219 (9.73%) Microsoft
2 134 (5.95%) Salesforce.com
3 120 (5.33%) SAP
4 104 (4.62%) Oracle
5 48 (2.13%) Google
6 46 (2.04%) Databricks
7 35 (1.55%) ServiceNow
8 31 (1.38%) Adobe
9 27 (1.20%) IBM
10 24 (1.07%) MuleSoft
11 23 (1.02%) BiZZdesign
11 23 (1.02%) VMware
12 19 (0.84%) Cisco
12 19 (0.84%) Splunk
13 17 (0.76%) IFS
13 17 (0.76%) Informatica
14 14 (0.62%) Citrix
15 13 (0.58%) Atlassian
15 13 (0.58%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
16 12 (0.53%) CheckPoint