Period
to 17 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 17 November 2018 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 > North West
6 months to
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 23 16
Rank change year-on-year +2 -7 -6
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 394 407 584
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 6.67% 7.11% 8.42%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.04% 8.64% 9.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 274 358
North West median daily rate £414 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.43% +2.94% -
10th Percentile £300 £313 £300
90th Percentile £575 £550 £625
England median daily rate £475 £461 £450
% change year-on-year +2.98% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 3
North West median hourly rate £37.50 £45.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +50.00% -36.62%
10th Percentile £26.51 £35.00 £13.53
90th Percentile £44.61 £48.00 £49.40
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% -14.08%

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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,898 4,708 5,895
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 82.97% 82.24% 85.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,106 2,999 3,776
North West median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - -
10th Percentile £263 £263 £260
90th Percentile £575 £586 £556
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 207 179
North West median hourly rate £21.76 £28.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.29% +27.27% -27.08%
10th Percentile £11.39 £11.74 £11.45
90th Percentile £51.03 £49.93 £53.00
England median hourly rate £22.00 £23.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year -6.38% +2.87% +3.84%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Stakeholder Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in the North West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management in the North West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the North West

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the North West

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the North West

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the North West over the 6 months to 17 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the North West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the North West region over the 6 months to 17 November 2018. 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
Manchester +3 183 £413 -2.94% 59
Cheshire -16 84 £400 -7.25% 13
Lancashire +8 55 £425 -12.82% 6
Merseyside +1 44 £430 -3.10% 13
Cumbria -2 5 £420 -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 2018, 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 North West region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 114 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (26.65%) Project Management
3 103 (26.14%) Finance
4 49 (12.44%) Microsoft
4 49 (12.44%) Business Analysis
5 47 (11.93%) Change Management
6 41 (10.41%) Banking
7 40 (10.15%) Risk Management
8 36 (9.14%) SAP
9 34 (8.63%) SQL
9 34 (8.63%) Scrum
10 33 (8.38%) Security Cleared
11 32 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
12 31 (7.87%) Degree
13 30 (7.61%) PRINCE2
13 30 (7.61%) Windows
14 27 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
14 27 (6.85%) Waterfall
14 27 (6.85%) User Stories
15 26 (6.60%) Analytics
15 26 (6.60%) ITIL
16 23 (5.84%) Management Information System
16 23 (5.84%) Migration
16 23 (5.84%) Information Security
16 23 (5.84%) Retail
16 23 (5.84%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
17 22 (5.58%) Problem-Solving
17 22 (5.58%) Project Planning
17 22 (5.58%) Service Management
18 21 (5.33%) SC Cleared

Stakeholder Management
Co-occurring 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 13 (3.30%) SharePoint
2 10 (2.54%) SAS
3 9 (2.28%) Confluence
4 6 (1.52%) CMS
5 5 (1.27%) Elasticsearch
6 4 (1.02%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.02%) MS Exchange
7 3 (0.76%) Drupal
8 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.51%) NetWeaver
8 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.25%) IIS
9 1 (0.25%) Oracle Workflow
9 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (4.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 11 (2.79%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (2.54%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (2.28%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.52%) SAP FI
3 5 (1.27%) SAP CO
3 5 (1.27%) SAP FI/CO
4 3 (0.76%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.51%) Elite 3E
5 2 (0.51%) Magento
5 2 (0.51%) SAP HR
5 2 (0.51%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.51%) SAP S/4HANA
6 1 (0.25%) Infor LN
6 1 (0.25%) JDE OneWorld
6 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.25%) SAP Hybris
6 1 (0.25%) SAP IBP
6 1 (0.25%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 21 (5.33%) Office 365
2 13 (3.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.28%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (2.03%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (1.52%) IaaS
6 4 (1.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 3 (0.76%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.76%) AWS CloudTrail
8 2 (0.51%) SaaS
8 2 (0.51%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
9 1 (0.25%) Data Lake Analytics
9 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.25%) PaaS
9 1 (0.25%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.78%) LAN
2 6 (1.52%) Firewall
2 6 (1.52%) Internet
2 6 (1.52%) WAN
3 5 (1.27%) TCP/IP
3 5 (1.27%) Unified Communications
4 4 (1.02%) BGP
4 4 (1.02%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (0.76%) MPLS
5 3 (0.76%) Network Security
5 3 (0.76%) Wireless
6 2 (0.51%) DHCP
6 2 (0.51%) DNS
6 2 (0.51%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.51%) Intranet
6 2 (0.51%) IPv4
6 2 (0.51%) IPv6
6 2 (0.51%) ISDN
6 2 (0.51%) MGCP
6 2 (0.51%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.57%) Power BI
2 11 (2.79%) SQL Server
3 9 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (2.03%) Big Data
4 8 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (1.78%) DB2
6 6 (1.52%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.52%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 6 (1.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (1.27%) SAP HANA
8 4 (1.02%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.76%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 2 (0.51%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.51%) Cloudera CDH
10 2 (0.51%) Essbase
10 2 (0.51%) Impala
10 2 (0.51%) MySQL
10 2 (0.51%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.51%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 16 (4.06%) JIRA
2 3 (0.76%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.51%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.51%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.51%) HP UFT
3 2 (0.51%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.51%) Selenium
4 1 (0.25%) CA Release Automation
4 1 (0.25%) ERwin
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) Hudson
4 1 (0.25%) JMeter
4 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 103 (26.14%) Finance
2 41 (10.41%) Banking
3 23 (5.84%) Retail
4 16 (4.06%) Legal
5 15 (3.81%) Law
6 9 (2.28%) Investment Banking
6 9 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.03%) Retail Banking
8 4 (1.02%) Local Government
8 4 (1.02%) Marketing
9 3 (0.76%) Billing
9 3 (0.76%) Front Office
10 2 (0.51%) Advertising
10 2 (0.51%) Back Office
10 2 (0.51%) German Language
10 2 (0.51%) Telecoms
11 1 (0.25%) Automotive
11 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.25%) Games
11 1 (0.25%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 101 (25.63%) Analyst
2 79 (20.05%) Project Manager
3 78 (19.80%) Business Analyst
4 41 (10.41%) Architect
5 26 (6.60%) Consultant
6 21 (5.33%) Developer
7 20 (5.08%) Delivery Manager
8 18 (4.57%) IT Manager
9 15 (3.81%) Technical Architect
10 14 (3.55%) Agile Business Analyst
10 14 (3.55%) Solutions Architect
11 13 (3.30%) Development Manager
11 13 (3.30%) IT Project Manager
12 10 (2.54%) Business Intelligence Developer
12 10 (2.54%) Infrastructure Manager
12 10 (2.54%) Programme Manager
13 9 (2.28%) SAP Consultant
13 9 (2.28%) Technical Manager
13 9 (2.28%) Technical Product Manager
13 9 (2.28%) Technical Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.55%) .NET
2 7 (1.78%) HTML
3 6 (1.52%) XML
4 5 (1.27%) JSON
5 3 (0.76%) .NET Framework
5 3 (0.76%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.76%) CSS
5 3 (0.76%) RESTful
6 2 (0.51%) Kafka
6 2 (0.51%) Node.js
6 2 (0.51%) Pandas
6 2 (0.51%) REST
6 2 (0.51%) SAP Basis
6 2 (0.51%) SAPUI5
6 2 (0.51%) scikit-learn
6 2 (0.51%) SOAP
6 2 (0.51%) Spring
6 2 (0.51%) Swagger
6 2 (0.51%) Web Dynpro
6 2 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 32 (8.12%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (5.84%) Management Information System
3 19 (4.82%) User Experience
4 14 (3.55%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.28%) Virtual Team
6 8 (2.03%) Self-Motivation
7 4 (1.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 4 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (1.02%) PMI
7 4 (1.02%) Smartphone
8 3 (0.76%) Computer Science
8 3 (0.76%) e-Learning
8 3 (0.76%) FMCG
8 3 (0.76%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.51%) Clustering
9 2 (0.51%) Hybrid Cloud
9 2 (0.51%) iSeries
9 2 (0.51%) Smart Meter
9 2 (0.51%) Smartcard
9 2 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.61%) Windows
2 17 (4.31%) Linux
3 15 (3.81%) Windows 10
4 12 (3.05%) Unix
5 3 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.76%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.51%) AIX
6 2 (0.51%) Windows 8
6 2 (0.51%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.51%) zOS
7 1 (0.25%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (28.93%) Agile Software Development
2 105 (26.65%) Project Management
3 49 (12.44%) Business Analysis
4 47 (11.93%) Change Management
5 40 (10.15%) Risk Management
6 34 (8.63%) Scrum
7 30 (7.61%) PRINCE2
8 27 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
8 27 (6.85%) User Stories
8 27 (6.85%) Waterfall
9 26 (6.60%) Analytics
9 26 (6.60%) ITIL
10 23 (5.84%) Information Security
10 23 (5.84%) Migration
10 23 (5.84%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
11 22 (5.58%) Problem-Solving
11 22 (5.58%) Project Planning
11 22 (5.58%) Service Management
12 20 (5.08%) CRM
12 20 (5.08%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 34 (8.63%) SQL
2 18 (4.57%) Java
3 6 (1.52%) C
4 5 (1.27%) ABAP
4 5 (1.27%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
4 5 (1.27%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.27%) VBA
5 4 (1.02%) Python
5 4 (1.02%) VB
6 3 (0.76%) C#
6 3 (0.76%) Erlang
6 3 (0.76%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.76%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.51%) Perl
7 2 (0.51%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.25%) C++
8 1 (0.25%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.25%) PHP
8 1 (0.25%) VBScript
8 1 (0.25%) X++
Qualifications
1 33 (8.38%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.87%) Degree
3 21 (5.33%) SC Cleared
4 13 (3.30%) CISSP
5 9 (2.28%) BPSS Clearance
5 9 (2.28%) CISM
6 7 (1.78%) ISEB
7 6 (1.52%) CISA
7 6 (1.52%) MBA
8 5 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (1.27%) PMI Certification
8 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 5 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 3 (0.76%) CCNA
9 3 (0.76%) CCNP
9 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (0.76%) MCSA
9 3 (0.76%) MCSE
10 2 (0.51%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (4.06%) QA
2 15 (3.81%) PMO
3 8 (2.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.27%) Actionable Recommendations
4 5 (1.27%) GDPR
5 3 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.51%) Disclosure Scotland
6 2 (0.51%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 2 (0.51%) SLA
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.25%) FATCA
7 1 (0.25%) IFRS
7 1 (0.25%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.25%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 2 (0.51%) Nagios
1 2 (0.51%) SCCM
1 2 (0.51%) SCOM
1 2 (0.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.25%) Ansible
2 1 (0.25%) BladeLogic
2 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.25%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (12.44%) Microsoft
2 36 (9.14%) SAP
3 17 (4.31%) Oracle
4 8 (2.03%) Cisco
5 6 (1.52%) ServiceNow
6 4 (1.02%) AlienVault
6 4 (1.02%) BMC
6 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (0.76%) Ariba
7 3 (0.76%) IBM
7 3 (0.76%) Juniper
7 3 (0.76%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (0.76%) Pega
7 3 (0.76%) Splunk
8 2 (0.51%) Cloudera
8 2 (0.51%) F5
8 2 (0.51%) Infoblox
8 2 (0.51%) Intapp
8 2 (0.51%) Riverbed
8 2 (0.51%) Ruckus Wireless