Period
to 26 May 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 26 May 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
26 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 10 13 13
Rank change year-on-year +3 0 -6
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 583 324 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.15% 8.87% 10.35%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.01% 10.38% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 201 341
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £538
UK median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £111.50 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.33% - -
UK median hourly rate £32.21 £44.95 £26.88
% change year-on-year -28.34% +67.26% -36.58%

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 4,480 3,120 4,686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 85.64% 85.39% 85.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,718 1,810 2,601
Scotland median daily rate £400 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +1.33% -
10th Percentile £261 £250 £233
90th Percentile £550 £519 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 74 70 81
Scotland median hourly rate £20.75 £22.25 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.74% -38.19% +31.20%
10th Percentile £10.52 £11.30 £13.00
90th Percentile £61.25 £46.12 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.06 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.21% +0.24% +19.05%

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 26 May 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Scotland

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in Scotland over the 6 months to 26 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 26 May 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 +3 415 £425 +6.25% 44
Glasgow +6 139 £400 +3.23% 14
West Lothian +1 8 £356 +1.79% 1
Aberdeen +7 4 £600 +71.43%
Stirling -8 2 £363 +20.83% 2
Perth and Kinross - 2 £438 -
Inverclyde -1 1 - -
Dundee -8 1 £215 -7.53% 1
Renfrewshire -36 1 £425 +21.43%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £275 -
North Lanarkshire - 1 £325 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - - 1
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 26 May 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 310 (53.17%) Finance
2 189 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
3 170 (29.16%) Banking
4 110 (18.87%) Project Management
5 71 (12.18%) Business Analysis
6 63 (10.81%) Waterfall
7 60 (10.29%) Asset Management
8 48 (8.23%) Migration
9 47 (8.06%) Scrum
10 46 (7.89%) Retail Banking
11 40 (6.86%) Microsoft
11 40 (6.86%) SQL
12 39 (6.69%) Risk Management
12 39 (6.69%) Change Management
12 39 (6.69%) Data Analysis
13 36 (6.17%) Java
13 36 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
14 35 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 33 (5.66%) JIRA
15 33 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
16 30 (5.15%) User Stories
17 28 (4.80%) PMO
17 28 (4.80%) GDPR
17 28 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
18 27 (4.63%) Oracle
19 26 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
20 25 (4.29%) Information Security
21 24 (4.12%) PRINCE2
21 24 (4.12%) SDLC
22 23 (3.95%) GAP Analysis

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 21 (3.60%) Confluence
2 14 (2.40%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.06%) SAS
4 4 (0.69%) MS Exchange
4 4 (0.69%) WebSphere
5 3 (0.51%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.51%) Skype for Business
5 3 (0.51%) WebLogic
6 2 (0.34%) IIS
6 2 (0.34%) JBoss
6 2 (0.34%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (0.34%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.17%) Apache
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.17%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.17%) CMS
7 1 (0.17%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.17%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.17%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.17%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 17 (2.92%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (2.74%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.06%) Microsoft Office
4 11 (1.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (0.86%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.69%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.69%) thinkFolio
3 3 (0.51%) SAP MM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.51%) SAP PM
3 3 (0.51%) SAP PS
4 2 (0.34%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.34%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.34%) Sonata
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.17%) Maximo
5 1 (0.17%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (1.54%) Office 365
3 5 (0.86%) PaaS
4 4 (0.69%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.17%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.17%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.17%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.17%) Dynamics 365
5 1 (0.17%) GitHub
5 1 (0.17%) IaaS
5 1 (0.17%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.17%) SaaS
5 1 (0.17%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.20%) SAN
2 6 (1.03%) Firewall
3 5 (0.86%) DNS
3 5 (0.86%) Network Security
3 5 (0.86%) Unified Communications
4 4 (0.69%) DHCP
4 4 (0.69%) LAN
5 3 (0.51%) Skype
6 2 (0.34%) Broadband
6 2 (0.34%) OpenVPN
6 2 (0.34%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.34%) VPN
6 2 (0.34%) WAN
7 1 (0.17%) Cisco IPT
7 1 (0.17%) DSL
7 1 (0.17%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.17%) Internet
7 1 (0.17%) MPLS
7 1 (0.17%) SMTP
7 1 (0.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 17 (2.92%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (1.54%) Relational Database
4 6 (1.03%) Azure SQL Database
4 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database
5 5 (0.86%) Big Data
5 5 (0.86%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (0.69%) Pentaho
6 4 (0.69%) RDBMS
7 3 (0.51%) Data Lake
7 3 (0.51%) Power BI
7 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.34%) DB2
8 2 (0.34%) Hadoop
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 10g
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (0.34%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (0.34%) SAS Enterprise Guide
8 2 (0.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 33 (5.66%) JIRA
2 8 (1.37%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.03%) Jenkins
3 6 (1.03%) Maven
4 2 (0.34%) JBehave
4 2 (0.34%) JIRA Agile
4 2 (0.34%) JMeter
4 2 (0.34%) SoapUI
4 2 (0.34%) TeamCity
4 2 (0.34%) Zephyr
5 1 (0.17%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 310 (53.17%) Finance
2 170 (29.16%) Banking
3 46 (7.89%) Retail Banking
4 17 (2.92%) Retail
5 12 (2.06%) Front Office
6 10 (1.72%) Marketing
7 9 (1.54%) Back Office
8 7 (1.20%) Investment Banking
8 7 (1.20%) Legal
8 7 (1.20%) Telecoms
9 5 (0.86%) Billing
10 3 (0.51%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.51%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.34%) Corporate Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Electronics
12 1 (0.17%) Games
12 1 (0.17%) Local Government
12 1 (0.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 195 (33.45%) Analyst
2 144 (24.70%) Project Manager
3 139 (23.84%) Business Analyst
4 57 (9.78%) Architect
5 35 (6.00%) Developer
6 31 (5.32%) Solutions Architect
7 24 (4.12%) IT Manager
8 23 (3.95%) Consultant
9 21 (3.60%) IT Project Manager
9 21 (3.60%) Senior Analyst
10 19 (3.26%) Lead Business Analyst
10 19 (3.26%) Programme Manager
11 18 (3.09%) Designer
12 17 (2.92%) Banking Analyst
12 17 (2.92%) Banking Business Analyst
13 16 (2.74%) Banking Project Manager
13 16 (2.74%) Infrastructure Manager
13 16 (2.74%) Infrastructure Project Manager
13 16 (2.74%) Systems Analyst
14 15 (2.57%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.23%) .NET
2 12 (2.06%) CSS
3 11 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 9 (1.54%) JSON
4 9 (1.54%) Spring
5 8 (1.37%) Web Services
6 7 (1.20%) jQuery
7 6 (1.03%) HTML
7 6 (1.03%) REST
7 6 (1.03%) SOAP
7 6 (1.03%) XML
8 5 (0.86%) .NET Core
8 5 (0.86%) .NET Framework
8 5 (0.86%) ASP.NET
8 5 (0.86%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (0.86%) Entity Framework
8 5 (0.86%) LINQ
8 5 (0.86%) Middleware
8 5 (0.86%) Sass
8 5 (0.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 33 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (2.06%) Derivative
2 12 (2.06%) Equities
2 12 (2.06%) Fixed Income
2 12 (2.06%) Management Information System
2 12 (2.06%) User Experience
3 8 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 7 (1.20%) Data Centre
4 7 (1.20%) Greenfield Project
5 5 (0.86%) Mainframe
6 4 (0.69%) Clustering
6 4 (0.69%) EMV
6 4 (0.69%) Online Banking
6 4 (0.69%) Reference Data
6 4 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
6 4 (0.69%) Virtual Team
7 3 (0.51%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.34%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.34%) PMI
8 2 (0.34%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.26%) Windows
2 13 (2.23%) Unix
3 8 (1.37%) Linux
3 8 (1.37%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.03%) Windows Server
5 5 (0.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (0.69%) Android
6 4 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 4 (0.69%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.51%) AIX
7 3 (0.51%) Solaris
8 2 (0.34%) SUSE
9 1 (0.17%) Mac OS
9 1 (0.17%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 189 (32.42%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (18.87%) Project Management
3 71 (12.18%) Business Analysis
4 63 (10.81%) Waterfall
5 60 (10.29%) Asset Management
6 48 (8.23%) Migration
7 47 (8.06%) Scrum
8 39 (6.69%) Change Management
8 39 (6.69%) Data Analysis
8 39 (6.69%) Risk Management
9 36 (6.17%) Problem-Solving
10 35 (6.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 30 (5.15%) User Stories
12 28 (4.80%) User Acceptance Testing
13 26 (4.46%) Continuous Improvement
14 25 (4.29%) Information Security
15 24 (4.12%) PRINCE2
15 24 (4.12%) SDLC
16 23 (3.95%) GAP Analysis
17 22 (3.77%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 40 (6.86%) SQL
2 36 (6.17%) Java
3 12 (2.06%) JavaScript
4 11 (1.89%) C#
5 7 (1.20%) PL/SQL
5 7 (1.20%) PowerShell
6 3 (0.51%) Python
7 2 (0.34%) ABAP
7 2 (0.34%) C
7 2 (0.34%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.17%) R
8 1 (0.17%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 15 (2.57%) CISSP
1 15 (2.57%) Degree
2 8 (1.37%) PMI Certification
3 7 (1.20%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 6 (1.03%) PMP
5 5 (0.86%) CISA
5 5 (0.86%) ISEB
5 5 (0.86%) ISTQB
5 5 (0.86%) Security Cleared
6 4 (0.69%) CEH
6 4 (0.69%) HND
7 3 (0.51%) APMP
7 3 (0.51%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.51%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (0.34%) CIPFA
8 2 (0.34%) CISM
8 2 (0.34%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.34%) GIAC
8 2 (0.34%) SANS
8 2 (0.34%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (4.80%) GDPR
1 28 (4.80%) PMO
2 17 (2.92%) QA
3 13 (2.23%) Data Quality
4 12 (2.06%) PSD2
5 8 (1.37%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (1.37%) FATCA
5 8 (1.37%) MiFID
6 7 (1.20%) Solvency II
7 5 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 5 (0.86%) SLA
8 3 (0.51%) Actionable Recommendations
8 3 (0.51%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.34%) COBIT
10 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.17%) EMIR
System Software
1 10 (1.72%) Active Directory
2 7 (1.20%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (0.86%) XenDesktop
4 3 (0.51%) Docker
4 3 (0.51%) Firmware
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (0.51%) XenApp
5 2 (0.34%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 2 (0.34%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.17%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 1 (0.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.17%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (1.54%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.03%) HP ALM
2 6 (1.03%) SCCM
3 4 (0.69%) Oracle Flashback
4 3 (0.51%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (0.51%) SCOM
5 2 (0.34%) CASB
6 1 (0.17%) Ansible
6 1 (0.17%) MOM
6 1 (0.17%) Nessus
6 1 (0.17%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.17%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle Identity Manager
6 1 (0.17%) Puppet
6 1 (0.17%) RSA Archer
6 1 (0.17%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 40 (6.86%) Microsoft
2 27 (4.63%) Oracle
3 11 (1.89%) SAP
4 9 (1.54%) VMware
5 6 (1.03%) Citrix
5 6 (1.03%) HP
5 6 (1.03%) IBM
5 6 (1.03%) ServiceNow
6 5 (0.86%) Charles River
6 5 (0.86%) Cisco
6 5 (0.86%) Salesforce.com
6 5 (0.86%) Symantec
6 5 (0.86%) Teradata
7 4 (0.69%) CyberArk
7 4 (0.69%) Red Hat
7 4 (0.69%) Splunk
8 3 (0.51%) Bloomberg
8 3 (0.51%) CODA
8 3 (0.51%) Sitecore
8 3 (0.51%) Veritas