The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 24 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
England / Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 24 24
Rank change year-on-year +7 0  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.00% 2.67% 1.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 3.45% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £513 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.41%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £440 £413
% change year-on-year -3.40% +6.53%  
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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 91 145 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 91.00% 77.54% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 99 56
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 the Midlands

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Kronos
2 1 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
2 1 (33.33%) Behavioural Change
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) ERP
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) SaaS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (33.33%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Change Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Manager
1 1 (33.33%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Kronos Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Behavioural Change
1 1 (33.33%) Business Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Transformation
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Kronos
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle