The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 28 March 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 69 57 68
Rank change year-on-year -12 +11  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 7 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.94% 1.47% 0.71%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.11% 1.71% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 3
Median daily rate £388 £419 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.46% +19.64%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +2.43% -3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 632 643 668
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 84.83% 85.85% 79.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 365 346
Median daily rate £413 £413 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.01%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 7
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -62.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Milton Keynes

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 11 (61.11%) PRINCE2
2 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (44.44%) Business Transformation
3 8 (44.44%) Project Management
3 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (38.89%) Change Management
4 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 7 (38.89%) Transition Management
5 6 (33.33%) Retail
6 4 (22.22%) Finance
6 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
7 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Marketing
7 3 (16.67%) Degree
7 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
8 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
8 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
8 2 (11.11%) B2C
8 2 (11.11%) Automotive
8 2 (11.11%) Affiliate Marketing
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
8 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
8 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
8 2 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
9 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
9 1 (5.56%) Tableau
9 1 (5.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (5.56%) Process Improvement

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (5.56%) IIS
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
1 1 (5.56%) SAN
1 1 (5.56%) VoIP
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) DB2
General
1 6 (33.33%) Retail
2 4 (22.22%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Automotive
5 1 (5.56%) Banking
5 1 (5.56%) Dutch Language
5 1 (5.56%) Electronics
5 1 (5.56%) French Language
5 1 (5.56%) German Language
5 1 (5.56%) Italian Language
5 1 (5.56%) Legal
5 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
5 1 (5.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Analyst
1 4 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Change Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Transition Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Online Business Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Web Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Web Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Business Improvement Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Business Improvement Manager
4 1 (5.56%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Strategy Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Supplier Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (55.56%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
3 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) PRINCE2
2 8 (44.44%) Business Transformation
2 8 (44.44%) Project Management
2 8 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (38.89%) Change Management
3 7 (38.89%) Stakeholder Analysis
3 7 (38.89%) Transition Management
4 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Project Planning
6 2 (11.11%) Affiliate Marketing
6 2 (11.11%) B2C
6 2 (11.11%) Marketing Strategy
6 2 (11.11%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (11.11%) Pay per click
6 2 (11.11%) Supplier Management
6 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 1 (5.56%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (5.56%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
1 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (5.56%) APMG
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) ATG
1 1 (5.56%) hybris
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle
1 1 (5.56%) SAP
1 1 (5.56%) Tableau