Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 22 January 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 8 15 7
Rank change year-on-year +7 -8 +5
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 557 326 691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.77% 8.80% 12.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.79% 10.55% 15.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 194 403
Scotland median daily rate £413 £375 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -2.60% -3.75%
10th Percentile £302 £260 £263
90th Percentile £575 £536 £524
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +2.22% +2.27% -1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate £175.00 - £11.45
10th Percentile £162.50 - £10.73
90th Percentile £187.50 - £12.18
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £36.53
% change year-on-year +7.69% -11.03% +12.81%

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 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 4,039 3,089 4,568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.37% 83.37% 81.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,348 1,799 2,448
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £254 £250 £245
90th Percentile £550 £500 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 88 80
Scotland median hourly rate £21.75 £22.75 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.40% -2.57% +12.53%
10th Percentile £11.25 £10.59 £12.35
90th Percentile £39.26 £46.71 £47.63
UK median hourly rate £23.38 £24.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year -4.59% +2.08% +20.00%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in Scotland

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in Scotland

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 22 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in Scotland

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in Scotland

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 22 January 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
Edinburgh +4 421 £420 +5.00% 35
Glasgow +1 100 £400 +11.11% 22
West Lothian +10 7 £315 - 1
Renfrewshire +34 5 £319 -24.94%
Aberdeen +2 5 £600 +88.98%
Stirling 0 3 £340 +13.33%
Dundee -5 2 £400 +10.34% 1
East Ayrshire - 2 £415 -
Inverclyde -7 1 - - 1
Perth and Kinross - 1 £388 -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 282 (50.63%) Finance
2 178 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
3 164 (29.44%) Banking
4 107 (19.21%) Project Management
5 70 (12.57%) Business Analysis
6 48 (8.62%) Migration
7 46 (8.26%) Waterfall
8 44 (7.90%) Retail Banking
9 43 (7.72%) PRINCE2
10 42 (7.54%) Asset Management
11 36 (6.46%) Change Management
12 35 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
13 34 (6.10%) Microsoft
14 33 (5.92%) Data Analysis
15 32 (5.75%) User Stories
16 30 (5.39%) PMO
17 28 (5.03%) Risk Management
17 28 (5.03%) Oracle
18 27 (4.85%) Scrum
18 27 (4.85%) GDPR
19 25 (4.49%) QA
19 25 (4.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 23 (4.13%) Resource Management
21 22 (3.95%) Programme Management
21 22 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
22 20 (3.59%) DevOps
22 20 (3.59%) SDLC
22 20 (3.59%) GAP Analysis
22 20 (3.59%) SQL
22 20 (3.59%) SharePoint

Stakeholder Management
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 20 (3.59%) SharePoint
2 14 (2.51%) SAS
3 10 (1.80%) Confluence
4 4 (0.72%) CMS
4 4 (0.72%) Skype for Business
4 4 (0.72%) Umbraco
5 3 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
5 3 (0.54%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.36%) CICS
6 2 (0.36%) IIS
6 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
7 1 (0.18%) Apache
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.18%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.18%) JBoss
7 1 (0.18%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 15 (2.69%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (2.15%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.80%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (0.18%) AutoCAD
6 1 (0.18%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 7 (1.26%) CA PPM
2 5 (0.90%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 4 (0.72%) Markit EDM
4 3 (0.54%) SAP MM
4 3 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.54%) SAP PM
4 3 (0.54%) SAP PS
5 2 (0.36%) Cognos TM1
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.36%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.36%) Unit4 Business World
6 1 (0.18%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.18%) HiPortfolio
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.18%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.18%) Sonata
6 1 (0.18%) thinkFolio
6 1 (0.18%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 9 (1.62%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (1.44%) Office 365
3 7 (1.26%) SaaS
4 4 (0.72%) IaaS
4 4 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.36%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) Lucidchart
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
6 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
6 1 (0.18%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.08%) SAN
2 5 (0.90%) DNS
2 5 (0.90%) LAN
3 4 (0.72%) WAN
4 3 (0.54%) Firewall
4 3 (0.54%) Internet
4 3 (0.54%) Network Security
5 2 (0.36%) DHCP
5 2 (0.36%) Skype
5 2 (0.36%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.18%) BIG-IP
6 1 (0.18%) Broadband
6 1 (0.18%) MPLS
6 1 (0.18%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.18%) SMTP
6 1 (0.18%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.18%) VoIP
6 1 (0.18%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
1 10 (1.80%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.08%) Relational Database
3 5 (0.90%) Big Data
3 5 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Database
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (0.54%) Power BI
5 2 (0.36%) DB2
5 2 (0.36%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (0.36%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
6 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.18%) Blockchain
6 1 (0.18%) Essbase
6 1 (0.18%) MariaDB
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Database 12c
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 18 (3.23%) JIRA
2 2 (0.36%) Axure RP
2 2 (0.36%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 2 (0.36%) FitNesse
3 1 (0.18%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.18%) JMeter
3 1 (0.18%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.18%) Zephyr
General
1 282 (50.63%) Finance
2 164 (29.44%) Banking
3 44 (7.90%) Retail Banking
4 9 (1.62%) Legal
5 8 (1.44%) Front Office
6 7 (1.26%) Back Office
6 7 (1.26%) Billing
7 6 (1.08%) Marketing
8 5 (0.90%) Financial Institution
8 5 (0.90%) Investment Banking
8 5 (0.90%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.54%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.54%) Retail
10 2 (0.36%) Law
11 1 (0.18%) Corporate Banking
11 1 (0.18%) Electronics
11 1 (0.18%) Local Government
11 1 (0.18%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 220 (39.50%) Analyst
2 154 (27.65%) Business Analyst
3 144 (25.85%) Project Manager
4 29 (5.21%) Senior Analyst
5 27 (4.85%) Architect
6 26 (4.67%) IT Manager
7 23 (4.13%) Developer
8 20 (3.59%) Consultant
8 20 (3.59%) Financial Analyst
8 20 (3.59%) IT Project Manager
8 20 (3.59%) Senior Business Analyst
9 19 (3.41%) Data Analyst
10 18 (3.23%) Infrastructure Manager
10 18 (3.23%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 17 (3.05%) PMO Analyst
12 16 (2.87%) Finance Business Analyst
12 16 (2.87%) Programme Manager
13 15 (2.69%) Agile Business Analyst
13 15 (2.69%) Lead Business Analyst
14 13 (2.33%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (1.97%) Spring
2 6 (1.08%) .NET
2 6 (1.08%) Hibernate
2 6 (1.08%) Web Services
3 5 (0.90%) JPA
3 5 (0.90%) Middleware
3 5 (0.90%) REST
4 4 (0.72%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.54%) RESTful
6 2 (0.36%) CSS
6 2 (0.36%) HTML
6 2 (0.36%) Java EE
6 2 (0.36%) jQuery
6 2 (0.36%) LDAP
6 2 (0.36%) Mason
6 2 (0.36%) SAP Smart Forms
6 2 (0.36%) XML
7 1 (0.18%) CGI
7 1 (0.18%) JSP
7 1 (0.18%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (2.33%) Derivative
3 12 (2.15%) User Experience
4 11 (1.97%) Equities
5 10 (1.80%) Fixed Income
5 10 (1.80%) Management Information System
6 8 (1.44%) Data Centre
7 7 (1.26%) Mainframe
8 6 (1.08%) Enterprise Software
8 6 (1.08%) Greenfield Project
9 5 (0.90%) Credit Risk
9 5 (0.90%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.54%) e-Learning
10 3 (0.54%) Online Banking
10 3 (0.54%) PMI
11 2 (0.36%) Blog
11 2 (0.36%) FMCG
11 2 (0.36%) IBM XIV
11 2 (0.36%) IVR
11 2 (0.36%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.33%) Windows
2 6 (1.08%) Unix
3 4 (0.72%) Linux
3 4 (0.72%) Windows 10
3 4 (0.72%) Windows Server
4 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.36%) AIX
5 2 (0.36%) Solaris
5 2 (0.36%) SUSE
5 2 (0.36%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.18%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.18%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (31.96%) Agile Software Development
2 107 (19.21%) Project Management
3 70 (12.57%) Business Analysis
4 48 (8.62%) Migration
5 46 (8.26%) Waterfall
6 43 (7.72%) PRINCE2
7 42 (7.54%) Asset Management
8 36 (6.46%) Change Management
9 35 (6.28%) User Acceptance Testing
10 33 (5.92%) Data Analysis
11 32 (5.75%) User Stories
12 28 (5.03%) Risk Management
13 27 (4.85%) Scrum
14 25 (4.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 23 (4.13%) Resource Management
16 22 (3.95%) Programme Management
17 20 (3.59%) Data Modelling
17 20 (3.59%) DevOps
17 20 (3.59%) GAP Analysis
17 20 (3.59%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 20 (3.59%) SQL
2 19 (3.41%) Java
3 7 (1.26%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.72%) C#
5 3 (0.54%) C
5 3 (0.54%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.36%) ABAP
6 2 (0.36%) COBOL
6 2 (0.36%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.18%) Delphi
7 1 (0.18%) Perl
7 1 (0.18%) Python
Qualifications
1 13 (2.33%) Degree
2 10 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 9 (1.62%) ISEB
4 5 (0.90%) CISSP
5 4 (0.72%) BC Cleared
5 4 (0.72%) ISTQB
5 4 (0.72%) Security Cleared
6 3 (0.54%) APMP
6 3 (0.54%) HND
7 2 (0.36%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (0.36%) CISM
7 2 (0.36%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (0.36%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 2 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.18%) CIPFA
8 1 (0.18%) CISA
8 1 (0.18%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 1 (0.18%) Master's Degree
8 1 (0.18%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (5.39%) PMO
2 27 (4.85%) GDPR
3 25 (4.49%) QA
4 14 (2.51%) Data Quality
5 13 (2.33%) FATCA
5 13 (2.33%) MiFID
6 9 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 9 (1.62%) Solvency II
7 8 (1.44%) P3O
8 4 (0.72%) EMIR
8 4 (0.72%) PSD2
8 4 (0.72%) SLA
9 3 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.36%) Actionable Recommendations
10 2 (0.36%) COBIT
10 2 (0.36%) PCI DSS
11 1 (0.18%) AIFMD
11 1 (0.18%) FINREP
System Software
1 11 (1.97%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.36%) Firmware
3 2 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.18%) Apache ZooKeeper
4 1 (0.18%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.18%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.18%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.54%) SCCM
2 2 (0.36%) CA Endevor
2 2 (0.36%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.36%) SCOM
3 1 (0.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (0.18%) Kibana
3 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (0.18%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 34 (6.10%) Microsoft
2 28 (5.03%) Oracle
3 10 (1.80%) IBM
3 10 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (1.26%) Charles River
4 7 (1.26%) SAP
4 7 (1.26%) Sitecore
5 6 (1.08%) HP
5 6 (1.08%) Pega
5 6 (1.08%) ServiceNow
6 5 (0.90%) VMware
6 5 (0.90%) Workday
7 4 (0.72%) Cisco
7 4 (0.72%) TIBCO
8 3 (0.54%) Cognos
8 3 (0.54%) Planview
9 2 (0.36%) Brocade
9 2 (0.36%) Red Hat
9 2 (0.36%) Symantec
9 2 (0.36%) Teradata