Period
to 16 October 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 16 October 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
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 10 12
Rank change year-on-year -1 +2 -6
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 505 470 480
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.38% 9.71% 9.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.70% 11.38% 11.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 304 291
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £297 £306 £280
90th Percentile £550 £525 £513
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £42.75 £35.75
% change year-on-year -18.13% +19.58% +7.52%

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 4,720 4,129 4,187
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.68% 85.27% 85.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,550 2,336 2,473
Scotland median daily rate £400 £390 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +9.86% -5.33%
10th Percentile £250 £255 £233
90th Percentile £550 £538 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 108 115
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £26.88 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.98% -11.89% +52.50%
10th Percentile £11.17 £12.48 £10.00
90th Percentile £48.04 £43.75 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -16.00% +11.11% +3.45%

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 16 October 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 16 October 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 0 350 £425 +6.25% 36
Glasgow +9 132 £400 -2.44% 12
Stirling -5 4 £375 +17.19% 1
West Lothian +2 3 £375 +7.14% 1
Dundee -9 3 £425 +82.80%
West Dunbartonshire - 3 - -
Perth and Kinross - 2 £375 -
Fife - 2 £313 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 October 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.

1 236 (46.73%) Finance
2 178 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
3 134 (26.53%) Banking
4 114 (22.57%) Project Management
5 50 (9.90%) Scrum
6 49 (9.70%) Business Analysis
7 43 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
8 37 (7.33%) PMO
9 36 (7.13%) Migration
10 31 (6.14%) Microsoft
10 31 (6.14%) SQL
10 31 (6.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 31 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
11 30 (5.94%) Waterfall
11 30 (5.94%) Java
11 30 (5.94%) Microsoft Office
12 29 (5.74%) Change Management
13 27 (5.35%) Asset Management
14 24 (4.75%) Risk Management
14 24 (4.75%) PRINCE2
15 23 (4.55%) Programme Management
15 23 (4.55%) Retail Banking
16 22 (4.36%) Coaching
16 22 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
17 21 (4.16%) JIRA
18 19 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
18 19 (3.76%) Oracle
18 19 (3.76%) DevOps
19 18 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
20 16 (3.17%) Mentoring

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 12 (2.38%) SAS
2 11 (2.18%) Confluence
3 9 (1.78%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.99%) CMS
4 5 (0.99%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.20%) Apache
5 1 (0.20%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.20%) JBoss
5 1 (0.20%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.20%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.20%) WebLogic
Applications
1 30 (5.94%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (3.56%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.38%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (1.78%) Microsoft Project
5 7 (1.39%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.59%) InVision
6 3 (0.59%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.20%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 6 (1.19%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.79%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 4 (0.79%) Markit EDM
2 4 (0.79%) SAP CO
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI
2 4 (0.79%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.40%) ResourceLink
3 2 (0.40%) thinkFolio
4 1 (0.20%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.20%) iTrent
4 1 (0.20%) PeopleSoft CRM
4 1 (0.20%) Sonata
4 1 (0.20%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.77%) Office 365
2 5 (0.99%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.79%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (0.40%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 2 (0.40%) Dynamics 365
4 2 (0.40%) PaaS
4 2 (0.40%) SaaS
4 2 (0.40%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon ELB
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon Glacier
5 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.20%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (0.20%) Azure Data Factory
5 1 (0.20%) Data Lake Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) GitHub
5 1 (0.20%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.20%) Google Tag Manager
5 1 (0.20%) IaaS
5 1 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
5 1 (0.20%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.18%) Firewall
2 4 (0.79%) Network Security
3 3 (0.59%) DHCP
3 3 (0.59%) Internet
3 3 (0.59%) SAN
3 3 (0.59%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.40%) VPN
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.20%) DNS
5 1 (0.20%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.20%) LAN
5 1 (0.20%) MPLS
5 1 (0.20%) Skype
5 1 (0.20%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (2.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (1.78%) Relational Database
3 8 (1.58%) DB2
4 7 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (0.59%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.59%) Base SAS
6 3 (0.59%) Big Data
7 2 (0.40%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.40%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.40%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.40%) MS Access
7 2 (0.40%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.40%) QlikView
7 2 (0.40%) SAS Data Integration Studio
8 1 (0.20%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.20%) KDB
8 1 (0.20%) MySQL
8 1 (0.20%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.20%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 21 (4.16%) JIRA
2 10 (1.98%) Jenkins
2 10 (1.98%) Maven
3 9 (1.78%) Git (software)
4 6 (1.19%) Hudson
5 3 (0.59%) JUnit
5 3 (0.59%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.40%) Ant
6 2 (0.40%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.40%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.40%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.40%) Gradle
6 2 (0.40%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.40%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.20%) FitNesse
7 1 (0.20%) JBehave
7 1 (0.20%) Moq
7 1 (0.20%) Selenium
7 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 236 (46.73%) Finance
2 134 (26.53%) Banking
3 23 (4.55%) Retail Banking
4 10 (1.98%) Manufacturing
5 7 (1.39%) Marketing
6 6 (1.19%) Legal
7 5 (0.99%) Front Office
8 4 (0.79%) Investment Banking
8 4 (0.79%) Telecoms
9 3 (0.59%) Back Office
9 3 (0.59%) Billing
9 3 (0.59%) Retail
10 2 (0.40%) Games
10 2 (0.40%) Law
10 2 (0.40%) Private Banking
11 1 (0.20%) Advertising
11 1 (0.20%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.20%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 131 (25.94%) Analyst
2 127 (25.15%) Project Manager
3 77 (15.25%) Business Analyst
4 41 (8.12%) Architect
5 32 (6.34%) Developer
6 28 (5.54%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (4.36%) Scrum Master
8 17 (3.37%) Consultant
8 17 (3.37%) IT Manager
9 16 (3.17%) Programme Manager
10 15 (2.97%) Data Analyst
11 14 (2.77%) Test Analyst
12 13 (2.57%) Infrastructure Manager
12 13 (2.57%) Infrastructure Project Manager
12 13 (2.57%) IT Project Manager
13 12 (2.38%) Agile Business Analyst
13 12 (2.38%) Senior Manager
14 11 (2.18%) Agile Coach
14 11 (2.18%) PMO Lead
15 10 (1.98%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.58%) CSS
1 8 (1.58%) REST
1 8 (1.58%) SOAP
2 7 (1.39%) .NET
2 7 (1.39%) Web Services
2 7 (1.39%) XML
3 6 (1.19%) HTML
4 5 (0.99%) GraphQL
4 5 (0.99%) JSON
4 5 (0.99%) Middleware
4 5 (0.99%) Spring
5 4 (0.79%) AngularJS
5 4 (0.79%) React
6 3 (0.59%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 3 (0.59%) Velocity
7 2 (0.40%) .NET Framework
7 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.40%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (0.40%) jQuery
7 2 (0.40%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 22 (4.36%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.97%) User Experience
3 8 (1.58%) Data Centre
3 8 (1.58%) FMCG
4 7 (1.39%) Reference Data
5 6 (1.19%) Management Information System
6 5 (0.99%) Derivative
6 5 (0.99%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.79%) Cyberthreat
7 4 (0.79%) EMV
7 4 (0.79%) Equities
7 4 (0.79%) Fixed Income
7 4 (0.79%) Mobile App
8 3 (0.59%) Internet of Things
8 3 (0.59%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.59%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.40%) Cyberattack
9 2 (0.40%) Fintech
9 2 (0.40%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.40%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (2.77%) Unix
2 11 (2.18%) Windows
3 7 (1.39%) Linux
4 4 (0.79%) Android
4 4 (0.79%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.59%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.40%) AIX
6 2 (0.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (0.40%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.20%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.20%) Solaris
7 1 (0.20%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.20%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.20%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 178 (35.25%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (22.57%) Project Management
3 50 (9.90%) Scrum
4 49 (9.70%) Business Analysis
5 43 (8.51%) Problem-Solving
6 36 (7.13%) Migration
7 31 (6.14%) Continuous Improvement
7 31 (6.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 30 (5.94%) Waterfall
9 29 (5.74%) Change Management
10 27 (5.35%) Asset Management
11 24 (4.75%) PRINCE2
11 24 (4.75%) Risk Management
12 23 (4.55%) Programme Management
13 22 (4.36%) Coaching
14 19 (3.76%) DevOps
14 19 (3.76%) User Acceptance Testing
15 16 (3.17%) Mentoring
16 15 (2.97%) SDLC
16 15 (2.97%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 31 (6.14%) SQL
2 30 (5.94%) Java
3 10 (1.98%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.39%) Shell Script
5 6 (1.19%) Python
6 3 (0.59%) C#
6 3 (0.59%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.40%) Apex Code
7 2 (0.40%) C
7 2 (0.40%) PL/SQL
7 2 (0.40%) VBA
8 1 (0.20%) C++
8 1 (0.20%) Groovy
8 1 (0.20%) Java 8
8 1 (0.20%) Perl
8 1 (0.20%) R
8 1 (0.20%) SAS Macro
8 1 (0.20%) Scala
8 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (1.78%) CISSP
1 9 (1.78%) PMP
2 8 (1.58%) ISTQB
3 7 (1.39%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (1.39%) Degree
4 5 (0.99%) PMI Certification
4 5 (0.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (0.99%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.79%) APMP
5 4 (0.79%) CEH
6 3 (0.59%) ISEB
6 3 (0.59%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 3 (0.59%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.20%) CCNP
8 1 (0.20%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.20%) HND
8 1 (0.20%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 1 (0.20%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (7.33%) PMO
2 14 (2.77%) GDPR
3 12 (2.38%) QA
4 11 (2.18%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.99%) Disclosure Scotland
6 4 (0.79%) COBIT
6 4 (0.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.59%) FATCA
7 3 (0.59%) IFRS
7 3 (0.59%) MiFID
7 3 (0.59%) PSD2
7 3 (0.59%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.59%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.20%) HL7
8 1 (0.20%) IFRS 9
8 1 (0.20%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (0.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (0.79%) XenApp
1 4 (0.79%) XenDesktop
2 2 (0.40%) Docker
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (0.40%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.20%) Firmware
3 1 (0.20%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (0.20%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.20%) vSphere
3 1 (0.20%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.40%) CASB
2 2 (0.40%) Kibana
2 2 (0.40%) Kubernetes
2 2 (0.40%) Microsoft Clustering
2 2 (0.40%) NetBackup
2 2 (0.40%) SCCM
3 1 (0.20%) Ansible
3 1 (0.20%) Control-M
3 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
3 1 (0.20%) MOM
3 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.20%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.20%) Puppet
3 1 (0.20%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.20%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (0.20%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.20%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 31 (6.14%) Microsoft
2 19 (3.76%) Oracle
3 10 (1.98%) IBM
4 9 (1.78%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.58%) SAP
6 6 (1.19%) Citrix
7 5 (0.99%) Charles River
7 5 (0.99%) JD Edwards
7 5 (0.99%) Planview
7 5 (0.99%) ServiceNow
7 5 (0.99%) Symantec
8 4 (0.79%) Adobe
8 4 (0.79%) Cisco
9 3 (0.59%) Ab Initio
9 3 (0.59%) CheckPoint
9 3 (0.59%) PeopleSoft
9 3 (0.59%) Red Hat
9 3 (0.59%) Twitter
9 3 (0.59%) VMware
10 2 (0.40%) F5