The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 26 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 Engagement
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 60 55
Rank change year-on-year +10 -5  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 4 10 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.69% 1.17% 1.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.87% 1.46% 1.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 9
Median daily rate £356 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.00% -13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £450 £392
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £535 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.85% +5.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +47.05% -36.25%  

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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 460 683 656
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 79.45% 79.98% 77.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 406 323
Median daily rate £438 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.37% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 22 37
Median hourly rate £29.75 £19.61 £21.55
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.70% -9.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £19.61 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £40.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Reading

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Reading over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Reading region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
3 1 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Electronics
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Legal
3 1 (11.11%) Advertising
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Windows
3 1 (11.11%) CRM

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) SaaS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Advertising
1 1 (11.11%) Electronics
1 1 (11.11%) Games
1 1 (11.11%) Legal
1 1 (11.11%) Marketing
1 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Analyst
1 2 (22.22%) Business Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Business Change Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Change Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Business Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Change Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Junior
2 1 (11.11%) Junior Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Lead Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Operations Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Scrum Master
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Service Manager
2 1 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (11.11%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
1 1 (11.11%) Social Media
1 1 (11.11%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (22.22%) Scrum
2 2 (22.22%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (11.11%) Business Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 1 (11.11%) Data Strategy
3 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
3 1 (11.11%) People Management
3 1 (11.11%) Problem Management
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Scenario Testing
3 1 (11.11%) SDLC
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
3 1 (11.11%) Statistics
3 1 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Management
3 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
3 1 (11.11%) Workload Management
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ISTQB
2 1 (11.11%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) BMC
1 1 (11.11%) Remedy
1 1 (11.11%) Saba
1 1 (11.11%) Workday