Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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 Management
England > North West
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 16 11
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +6
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 408 635 682
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 7.15% 8.25% 8.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.73% 10.03% 11.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 248 418 431
North West median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £304 £288 £288
90th Percentile £539 £613 £600
England median daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 11 21
North West median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £45.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.65% -5.43% +29.91%
10th Percentile £35.00 £25.25 £16.30
90th Percentile £55.00 £47.39 £51.75
England median hourly rate £42.49 £31.75 £46.24
% change year-on-year +33.82% -31.33% +68.13%

Stakeholder Management 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 4671 6333 6055
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 81.83% 82.25% 79.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 2865 3911 3431
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £263 £261 £256
90th Percentile £538 £550 £556
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.55% +1.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 207 273
North West median hourly rate £36.00 £28.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.32% +3.64% +25.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £12.75 £12.00
90th Percentile £53.00 £53.00 £57.50
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
% change year-on-year - +14.10% +6.88%

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017.

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 21 July 2017. 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 -2 191 £425 - 37
Cheshire +1 112 £420 -6.67% 14
Merseyside +11 34 £406 +14.12% 2
Lancashire -5 25 £425 -1.45% 6
Cumbria -9 4 £390 +9.86%
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management 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 Management.

1 182 (44.61%) Finance
2 107 (26.23%) Project Management
3 83 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
4 80 (19.61%) Banking
5 55 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
6 47 (11.52%) Business Analysis
7 46 (11.27%) Change Management
8 41 (10.05%) Migration
8 41 (10.05%) Retail
9 34 (8.33%) ITIL
10 33 (8.09%) PRINCE2
11 32 (7.84%) SAP
11 32 (7.84%) Risk Management
12 28 (6.86%) SQL
13 27 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
13 27 (6.62%) PMO
14 24 (5.88%) Unix
14 24 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
14 24 (5.88%) Data Analysis
15 23 (5.64%) Oracle
16 22 (5.39%) CRM
16 22 (5.39%) Microsoft
17 19 (4.66%) Security Cleared
17 19 (4.66%) SDLC
18 18 (4.41%) ERP
18 18 (4.41%) Management Information System
18 18 (4.41%) Service Management
19 17 (4.17%) Scrum
19 17 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
19 17 (4.17%) Data Warehouse

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 16 (3.92%) SAS
2 5 (1.23%) Confluence
2 5 (1.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.49%) IIS
4 1 (0.25%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.25%) CMS
4 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
4 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (6.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 24 (5.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (3.92%) Microsoft Project
4 10 (2.45%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.23%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Captivate
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Illustrator
7 1 (0.25%) InDesign
7 1 (0.25%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (2.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 6 (1.47%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (1.47%) Oracle HRMS
4 4 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 4 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
4 4 (0.98%) SAP CRM
5 3 (0.74%) Dynamics NAV
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle 11i
5 3 (0.74%) Oracle Payroll
6 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.25%) Infor SunSystems
7 1 (0.25%) Oracle SCM
7 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
7 1 (0.25%) PeopleSoft HRMS
7 1 (0.25%) SAP MDG
7 1 (0.25%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.25%) SAP VC
7 1 (0.25%) Unica
7 1 (0.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.21%) SuccessFactors
2 7 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.72%) Office 365
3 6 (1.47%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (1.23%) SaaS
5 3 (0.74%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.74%) IBM Cloud
5 3 (0.74%) SoftLayer
6 2 (0.49%) Yammer
7 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.25%) GitHub
7 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.25%) IaaS
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Trello
7 1 (0.25%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.47%) Internet
2 4 (0.98%) SMS
3 3 (0.74%) Firewall
3 3 (0.74%) Intranet
3 3 (0.74%) LAN
3 3 (0.74%) SAN
3 3 (0.74%) Skype
3 3 (0.74%) WAN
4 2 (0.49%) Network Security
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.25%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (0.25%) LDAP
5 1 (0.25%) NAS
5 1 (0.25%) Unified Communications
5 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (0.25%) Wireless
5 1 (0.25%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (2.70%) SQL Server
3 8 (1.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (1.47%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 6 (1.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (1.23%) Big Data
5 5 (1.23%) DataStage
6 4 (0.98%) Base SAS
6 4 (0.98%) Blockchain
6 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
6 4 (0.98%) SAP BW
6 4 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.74%) GIS
7 3 (0.74%) QlikView
7 3 (0.74%) SAP HANA
7 3 (0.74%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (0.74%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 3 (0.74%) SAS Visual Analytics
8 2 (0.49%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.70%) JIRA
2 3 (0.74%) ProC
2 3 (0.74%) Selenium
3 2 (0.49%) Cucumber
3 2 (0.49%) ERwin
3 2 (0.49%) Jenkins
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.25%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.25%) WebDriver
General
1 182 (44.61%) Finance
2 80 (19.61%) Banking
3 41 (10.05%) Retail
4 16 (3.92%) Legal
5 15 (3.68%) Marketing
6 14 (3.43%) Manufacturing
7 12 (2.94%) Telecoms
8 9 (2.21%) Retail Banking
9 8 (1.96%) Back Office
10 5 (1.23%) Law
11 4 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
12 3 (0.74%) Advertising
12 3 (0.74%) Financial Institution
13 2 (0.49%) Billing
13 2 (0.49%) French Language
14 1 (0.25%) Aerospace
14 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
14 1 (0.25%) Electronics
14 1 (0.25%) German Language
14 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 129 (31.62%) Analyst
2 90 (22.06%) Project Manager
3 67 (16.42%) Business Analyst
4 31 (7.60%) Consultant
5 19 (4.66%) Senior Manager
6 17 (4.17%) IT Manager
7 16 (3.92%) Programme Manager
8 14 (3.43%) Architect
9 13 (3.19%) Infrastructure Manager
10 12 (2.94%) Change Manager
11 11 (2.70%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 11 (2.70%) IT Project Manager
11 11 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
12 10 (2.45%) Migration Manager
13 9 (2.21%) Business Change Manager
13 9 (2.21%) Risk Analyst
13 9 (2.21%) Senior Analyst
13 9 (2.21%) Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.21%) Transformation Manager
14 8 (1.96%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (0.74%) Middleware
2 2 (0.49%) .NET
2 2 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (0.25%) CSS
3 1 (0.25%) CSS3
3 1 (0.25%) EDI
3 1 (0.25%) HTML
3 1 (0.25%) MDX
3 1 (0.25%) Node.js
3 1 (0.25%) React
3 1 (0.25%) REST
3 1 (0.25%) SAP Basis
3 1 (0.25%) SAPUI5
Miscellaneous
1 55 (13.48%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.41%) Management Information System
3 14 (3.43%) Mainframe
4 13 (3.19%) Data Centre
4 13 (3.19%) Life Science
5 10 (2.45%) Mobile App
6 8 (1.96%) PMI
6 8 (1.96%) Virtual Team
7 7 (1.72%) User Experience
8 5 (1.23%) Credit Risk
9 4 (0.98%) EPoS
9 4 (0.98%) FMCG
10 3 (0.74%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.74%) Driving Licence
10 3 (0.74%) NHS
10 3 (0.74%) Social Media
11 2 (0.49%) Cloud Native
11 2 (0.49%) Learning Management System
11 2 (0.49%) Public Cloud
11 2 (0.49%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.88%) Unix
2 11 (2.70%) Linux
3 9 (2.21%) Windows
4 8 (1.96%) AIX
5 5 (1.23%) OS/2
5 5 (1.23%) zOS
6 3 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (26.23%) Project Management
2 83 (20.34%) Agile Software Development
3 47 (11.52%) Business Analysis
4 46 (11.27%) Change Management
5 41 (10.05%) Migration
6 34 (8.33%) ITIL
7 33 (8.09%) PRINCE2
8 32 (7.84%) Risk Management
9 24 (5.88%) Data Analysis
10 22 (5.39%) CRM
11 19 (4.66%) SDLC
12 18 (4.41%) ERP
12 18 (4.41%) Service Management
13 17 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
13 17 (4.17%) Scrum
13 17 (4.17%) User Stories
14 16 (3.92%) Supplier Management
15 15 (3.68%) Logistics
15 15 (3.68%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 15 (3.68%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 28 (6.86%) SQL
2 7 (1.72%) Java
3 6 (1.47%) VBA
4 3 (0.74%) PROC SQL
4 3 (0.74%) SAS Macro
5 2 (0.49%) Python
5 2 (0.49%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.25%) C
6 1 (0.25%) Perl
6 1 (0.25%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (4.66%) Security Cleared
2 16 (3.92%) SC Cleared
3 13 (3.19%) Degree
4 11 (2.70%) ISEB
5 10 (2.45%) CISSP
6 8 (1.96%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.98%) CISM
7 4 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.74%) ISTQB
8 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.74%) MBA
8 3 (0.74%) Postgraduate
8 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.49%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.49%) CISA
9 2 (0.49%) CRISC
9 2 (0.49%) RHCSA
9 2 (0.49%) SAS Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.62%) PMO
2 12 (2.94%) SLA
3 11 (2.70%) QA
4 6 (1.47%) GDPR
5 5 (1.23%) Data Quality
5 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.98%) IFRS
6 4 (0.98%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 2 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.25%) COBIT
9 1 (0.25%) GCP
9 1 (0.25%) MiFID
9 1 (0.25%) SEPA
9 1 (0.25%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (1.23%) Active Directory
2 3 (0.74%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.25%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (0.74%) MOM
1 3 (0.74%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.49%) Terraform
3 1 (0.25%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.25%) Ansible
3 1 (0.25%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 32 (7.84%) SAP
2 23 (5.64%) Oracle
3 22 (5.39%) Microsoft
4 16 (3.92%) IBM
5 5 (1.23%) HP
5 5 (1.23%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (1.23%) Veritas
6 4 (0.98%) Workday
7 2 (0.49%) 3PAR
7 2 (0.49%) Embarcadero
7 2 (0.49%) LabWare
7 2 (0.49%) Pegasus
7 2 (0.49%) Progress
7 2 (0.49%) Red Hat
7 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (0.49%) ServiceNow
7 2 (0.49%) Siebel
7 2 (0.49%) Splunk
7 2 (0.49%) Tableau
7 2 (0.49%) Virgin Media
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