Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 6 months to 20 November 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 128 150
Rank change year-on-year +11 +22 -33
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 70 47 55
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.41% 1.09% 0.89%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.67% 1.31% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 37 38
Scotland median daily rate £394 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -12.90% +1.97%
10th Percentile £160 £188 £260
90th Percentile £575 £475 £675
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £419
% change year-on-year +2.78% +7.40% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK median hourly rate £29.00 £28.42 £30.00
% change year-on-year +2.04% -5.27% -40.00%

Stakeholder Engagement 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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4187 3590 5091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.57% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2100 2660
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 104
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Stakeholder Engagement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Scotland

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Scotland

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Scotland over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Scotland

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Scotland

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 20 November 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
Edinburgh +16 41 £425 +25.93% 3
Glasgow -5 16 £338 - 1
Aberdeen 0 8 - -
Highlands - 2 - -
West Dunbartonshire - 2 £233 -
East Renfrewshire - 1 - -
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Stakeholder Engagement
UK

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (15.71%) Business Analysis
5 10 (14.29%) Project Management
5 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
6 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
7 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
7 8 (11.43%) Banking
8 7 (10.00%) Document Management
8 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
8 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.00%) User Stories
8 7 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
9 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (8.57%) Data Quality
9 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
9 6 (8.57%) C#
9 6 (8.57%) .NET
9 6 (8.57%) Intranet
9 6 (8.57%) Refactoring
10 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
10 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
10 5 (7.14%) Data Management
10 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
10 5 (7.14%) Reference Data
10 5 (7.14%) Data Lineage
11 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
11 4 (5.71%) CRM

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 8 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.43%) CMS
2 1 (1.43%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (4.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.86%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SAP CO
1 1 (1.43%) SAP FI
1 1 (1.43%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (1.43%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP PLM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP PM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP PP
1 1 (1.43%) SAP QM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP SCM
1 1 (1.43%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Office 365
2 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.57%) Intranet
2 1 (1.43%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.29%) Data Mining
1 3 (4.29%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (4.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.43%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle BI Publisher
3 1 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (8.57%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 22 (31.43%) Finance
2 8 (11.43%) Banking
3 5 (7.14%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.86%) Law
5 2 (2.86%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.43%) Front Office
6 1 (1.43%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 32 (45.71%) Analyst
2 18 (25.71%) Business Analyst
3 10 (14.29%) Project Manager
4 8 (11.43%) Data Analyst
4 8 (11.43%) Developer
5 6 (8.57%) SharePoint Developer
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Digital Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Business Consultant
7 3 (4.29%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Project Officer
7 3 (4.29%) Project Support Officer
7 3 (4.29%) SQL Analyst
7 3 (4.29%) Support Officer
7 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
7 3 (4.29%) UAT Manager
7 3 (4.29%) UAT Test Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Project Leader
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.57%) .NET
2 5 (7.14%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.14%) Reference Data
3 3 (4.29%) Derivative
3 3 (4.29%) NHS
4 2 (2.86%) FMCG
5 1 (1.43%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.43%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.43%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.43%) e-Learning
5 1 (1.43%) Equities
5 1 (1.43%) Fixed Income
5 1 (1.43%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (15.71%) Business Analysis
4 10 (14.29%) Project Management
5 9 (12.86%) PRINCE2
6 7 (10.00%) Data Analysis
6 7 (10.00%) Document Management
6 7 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (10.00%) User Stories
7 6 (8.57%) Refactoring
8 5 (7.14%) Asset Management
8 5 (7.14%) Data Lineage
8 5 (7.14%) Data Management
9 4 (5.71%) Change Management
9 4 (5.71%) CRM
9 4 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
10 3 (4.29%) Data Modelling
10 3 (4.29%) Supply Chain Management
10 3 (4.29%) Test Scripting
10 3 (4.29%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) C#
2 4 (5.71%) SQL
3 2 (2.86%) T-SQL
3 2 (2.86%) VB
4 1 (1.43%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (2.86%) Degree
2 1 (1.43%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (1.43%) ECDL
2 1 (1.43%) ISEB
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (10.00%) Disclosure Scotland
2 6 (8.57%) Data Quality
3 2 (2.86%) PMO
4 1 (1.43%) CRD IV
4 1 (1.43%) MiFID
4 1 (1.43%) QA
4 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 7 (10.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (4.29%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.86%) AppSense
3 2 (2.86%) McAfee
4 1 (1.43%) Charles River
4 1 (1.43%) Cloudera
4 1 (1.43%) Oracle
4 1 (1.43%) SAP
4 1 (1.43%) Splunk
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter