The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Preston 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 3 months to 25 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 Management
Lancashire / Preston
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 15 15
Rank change year-on-year -14 0  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 8 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Preston 3.38% 2.78% 8.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.86% 3.66% 10.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 2 4
Median daily rate £435 £331 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +31.32% -15.60%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £216 £385
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £446 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.65%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £41.50 £18.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +122.52%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £37.22 £27.50
% change year-on-year +34.35% +35.32%  

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 Preston with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Preston
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 207 82 73
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Preston 87.34% 75.93% 74.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 43 35
Median daily rate £445 £370 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.27% -12.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £292 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 18 11
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £30.52
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +22.87%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.08 £20.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £59.31 £47.33
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Preston

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Preston citing Stakeholder Management as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in Preston

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in Preston

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Preston

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in Preston

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 Preston region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Unix
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
2 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
3 7 (53.85%) Data Centre Operations
3 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
3 7 (53.85%) Change Management
4 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
4 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
5 5 (38.46%) Logistics
5 5 (38.46%) OS/2
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Finance
7 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
7 1 (7.69%) Data Management
7 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
7 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (7.69%) Adobe
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
7 1 (7.69%) Windows
7 1 (7.69%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
7 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
7 1 (7.69%) EDI
7 1 (7.69%) ERP
7 1 (7.69%) ETL
7 1 (7.69%) IBM

Stakeholder Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Preston 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Captivate
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Aerospace
2 1 (7.69%) French Language
2 1 (7.69%) German Language
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Project Manager
2 5 (38.46%) Migration Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Data Centre Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Data Migration Manager
3 4 (30.77%) Migration Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Centre Project Manager
4 3 (23.08%) Data Migration Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) SC Cleared Project Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Integration Manager
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Integration Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Data Manager
6 1 (7.69%) e-Learning Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Junior
6 1 (7.69%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (7.69%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) Data Centre
2 7 (53.85%) Mainframe
3 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) e-Learning
3 1 (7.69%) Learning Management System
3 1 (7.69%) SCORM
3 1 (7.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Unix
2 5 (38.46%) OS/2
3 1 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Project Management
2 8 (61.54%) Migration
3 7 (53.85%) Change Management
3 7 (53.85%) Data Centre Operations
4 5 (38.46%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Data Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
5 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) ETL
5 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) SC Cleared
1 6 (46.15%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) IBM
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle