The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stakeholder Engagement
England / North West
Rank 86 98 86
Rank change year-on-year +12 -12  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 44 62 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 1.69% 1.62% 1.88%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 1.97% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 23
Median daily rate £438 £525 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +23.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £324 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £656 £650 £720
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.90% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Median hourly rate - £32.99 £43.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -24.58%  
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 the North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2141 3145 2764
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 82.35% 82.27% 78.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1352 1906 1515
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 124 125
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £39.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -4.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £16.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.20 £50.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in the North West over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the North West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in the North West

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 North West region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 21 £450 +16.12% 6
Merseyside +8 13 £430 -33.84%
Cheshire +13 2 £375 -31.90% 1
Stakeholder Engagement
England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

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

1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 20 (23.81%) SAP
3 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (17.86%) PRINCE2
5 12 (14.29%) Project Management
5 12 (14.29%) Integration Testing
6 11 (13.10%) MS Visio
7 10 (11.90%) Retail
7 10 (11.90%) Workflow
7 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 10 (11.90%) System Integration Testing
8 7 (8.33%) IT Strategy
8 7 (8.33%) User Stories
9 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
9 6 (7.14%) Adobe
9 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (5.95%) 3G
10 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
10 5 (5.95%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.95%) 2G
10 5 (5.95%) Firewall
10 5 (5.95%) Migration
10 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
10 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 5 (5.95%) MVNO
10 5 (5.95%) 4G
10 5 (5.95%) Radio Access Network
10 5 (5.95%) Security Testing
10 5 (5.95%) LTE
10 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (2.38%) SAS
1 2 (2.38%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.19%) CMS
2 1 (1.19%) Confluence
2 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (13.10%) MS Visio
2 5 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.19%) MS Office
3 1 (1.19%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (3.57%) SAP MDG
1 3 (3.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 3 (3.57%) SAP Retail
2 2 (2.38%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.19%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.19%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.19%) Office 365
1 1 (1.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.95%) 2G
1 5 (5.95%) 3G
1 5 (5.95%) 4G
1 5 (5.95%) Diameter Protocol
1 5 (5.95%) Firewall
1 5 (5.95%) LTE
1 5 (5.95%) MVNO
1 5 (5.95%) Radio Access Network
2 4 (4.76%) VoLTE
3 2 (2.38%) Network Security
4 1 (1.19%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.38%) MS Access
1 2 (2.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (1.19%) Big Data
2 1 (1.19%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 1 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 24 (28.57%) Finance
2 10 (11.90%) Retail
3 4 (4.76%) Manufacturing
4 2 (2.38%) Banking
4 2 (2.38%) Legal
5 1 (1.19%) Advertising
5 1 (1.19%) Back Office
5 1 (1.19%) Billing
5 1 (1.19%) Marketing
5 1 (1.19%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (19.05%) Project Manager
2 13 (15.48%) Architect
3 11 (13.10%) Analyst
4 6 (7.14%) Author
4 6 (7.14%) Consultant
4 6 (7.14%) Data Architect
4 6 (7.14%) Technical Author
5 5 (5.95%) Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Mobile Architect
5 5 (5.95%) SAP Architect
5 5 (5.95%) SAP Developer
5 5 (5.95%) SAPUI5 Developer
5 5 (5.95%) Security Architect
6 4 (4.76%) Data Analyst
6 4 (4.76%) Supply Chain Manager
6 4 (4.76%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 3 (3.57%) Business Manager
7 3 (3.57%) Portfolio Manager
7 3 (3.57%) SAP Consultant
7 3 (3.57%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.95%) SAPUI5
2 1 (1.19%) Middleware
2 1 (1.19%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) Life Science
2 3 (3.57%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.38%) FMCG
3 2 (2.38%) User Experience
4 1 (1.19%) Blog
4 1 (1.19%) Cloud Native
4 1 (1.19%) e-Learning
4 1 (1.19%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.19%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Social Media
4 1 (1.19%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.38%) Windows
2 1 (1.19%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (22.62%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (17.86%) PRINCE2
3 12 (14.29%) Integration Testing
3 12 (14.29%) Project Management
4 10 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
4 10 (11.90%) System Integration Testing
4 10 (11.90%) Workflow
5 7 (8.33%) IT Strategy
5 7 (8.33%) User Stories
6 6 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 6 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (5.95%) Migration
7 5 (5.95%) Risk Management
7 5 (5.95%) Security Testing
8 4 (4.76%) BDD
8 4 (4.76%) Data Analysis
8 4 (4.76%) Facilities Management
8 4 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
8 4 (4.76%) Scrum
8 4 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.76%) SQL
2 2 (2.38%) VB
3 1 (1.19%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (2.38%) CISM
2 2 (2.38%) CISSP
3 1 (1.19%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (1.19%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (4.76%) PMO
3 1 (1.19%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.19%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.19%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.19%) QA
3 1 (1.19%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.19%) AirWatch
1 1 (1.19%) Terraform
Vendors
1 20 (23.81%) SAP
2 6 (7.14%) Adobe
3 2 (2.38%) Cognos
3 2 (2.38%) IBM
3 2 (2.38%) ServiceNow
4 1 (1.19%) Apple
4 1 (1.19%) DocuSign
4 1 (1.19%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.19%) Splunk
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