Period
to 16 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 11 8 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 +7 -8
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 421 551 334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 8.87% 11.64% 8.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.09% 13.50% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 317 199
Scotland median daily rate £425 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.94% +8.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £305 £300 £258
90th Percentile £550 £575 £533
UK median daily rate £475 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £22.75 £175.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year - -1.41% -2.81%

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 4,172 4,080 3,192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.87% 86.17% 85.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,290 2,362 1,847
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £244 £250 £250
90th Percentile £563 £538 £500
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 87 106
Scotland median hourly rate £24.25 £21.00 £22.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.48% -7.69% +8.33%
10th Percentile £12.04 £11.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £44.27 £37.53 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £23.50 £23.00 £22.92
% change year-on-year +2.17% +0.34% -0.34%

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -2 299 £438 +4.17% 30
Glasgow -10 103 £400 +6.67% 18
West Lothian +3 4 £450 +42.86% 2
Stirling +1 4 £375 +17.19%
Perth and Kinross +2 2 £375 -3.23%
Aberdeen +4 1 - -
Dundee 0 1 £425 +6.25%
West Dunbartonshire - 1 - -
South Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Clackmannanshire - 1 - -
Midlothian - 1 £400 -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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.

1 196 (46.56%) Finance
2 151 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
3 105 (24.94%) Banking
4 92 (21.85%) Project Management
5 42 (9.98%) Business Analysis
5 42 (9.98%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (9.03%) Migration
7 36 (8.55%) Scrum
8 31 (7.36%) PMO
9 30 (7.13%) Microsoft Office
10 29 (6.89%) SQL
10 29 (6.89%) Asset Management
11 28 (6.65%) Change Management
11 28 (6.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 26 (6.18%) Microsoft
12 26 (6.18%) Waterfall
13 23 (5.46%) Workshop Facilitation
14 22 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
14 22 (5.23%) PRINCE2
15 21 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
16 20 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
16 20 (4.75%) Programme Management
17 19 (4.51%) Investment Management
18 18 (4.28%) JIRA
18 18 (4.28%) IBM
18 18 (4.28%) Unix
19 17 (4.04%) Risk Management
20 16 (3.80%) Retail Banking
20 16 (3.80%) User Experience
21 14 (3.33%) Java

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 8 (1.90%) SAS
2 7 (1.66%) WebSphere
3 6 (1.43%) SharePoint
4 4 (0.95%) CMS
5 1 (0.24%) Confluence
5 1 (0.24%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.24%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (0.24%) Tomcat
Applications
1 30 (7.13%) Microsoft Office
2 20 (4.75%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (2.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (2.14%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (0.71%) InVision
6 3 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.48%) Chatbot
Business Applications
1 4 (0.95%) SAP CO
1 4 (0.95%) SAP FI
1 4 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.24%) Actimize
3 1 (0.24%) iTrent
3 1 (0.24%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 1 (0.24%) Markit EDM
3 1 (0.24%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.24%) PeopleSoft CRM
3 1 (0.24%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.09%) Office 365
2 10 (2.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (1.19%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.95%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (0.48%) Adobe Creative Cloud
5 2 (0.48%) SaaS
6 1 (0.24%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.24%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.24%) GitHub
6 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.24%) Google Tag Manager
6 1 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.09%) Firewall
2 4 (0.95%) SAN
3 3 (0.71%) Network Security
4 2 (0.48%) DHCP
4 2 (0.48%) Internet
4 2 (0.48%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.48%) VPN
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco Firepower
5 1 (0.24%) DNS
5 1 (0.24%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.19%) DB2
2 4 (0.95%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (0.95%) Power BI
2 4 (0.95%) Relational Database
2 4 (0.95%) SQL Server
3 3 (0.71%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
3 3 (0.71%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 2 (0.48%) Base SAS
4 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
4 2 (0.48%) GIS
4 2 (0.48%) OLAP
4 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.24%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.24%) MS Access
5 1 (0.24%) MySQL
5 1 (0.24%) QlikView
5 1 (0.24%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.24%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.24%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 18 (4.28%) JIRA
2 6 (1.43%) Hudson
3 5 (1.19%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.19%) Maven
4 4 (0.95%) Cucumber
4 4 (0.95%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.71%) Git (software)
5 3 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (0.48%) Axure RP
6 2 (0.48%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 2 (0.48%) LoadRunner
6 2 (0.48%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.48%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 1 (0.24%) Ant
7 1 (0.24%) JBehave
7 1 (0.24%) JMeter
7 1 (0.24%) JUnit
7 1 (0.24%) Mockito
7 1 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.24%) TeamCity
General
1 196 (46.56%) Finance
2 105 (24.94%) Banking
3 16 (3.80%) Retail Banking
4 12 (2.85%) Law
5 6 (1.43%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.43%) Retail
5 6 (1.43%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.19%) Investment Banking
7 4 (0.95%) Back Office
7 4 (0.95%) Financial Institution
7 4 (0.95%) Front Office
7 4 (0.95%) Legal
7 4 (0.95%) Marketing
8 2 (0.48%) Advertising
8 2 (0.48%) Billing
8 2 (0.48%) Private Banking
9 1 (0.24%) Games
9 1 (0.24%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.24%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 113 (26.84%) Analyst
2 110 (26.13%) Project Manager
3 67 (15.91%) Business Analyst
4 27 (6.41%) Architect
5 20 (4.75%) Developer
6 19 (4.51%) IT Manager
7 17 (4.04%) Consultant
8 16 (3.80%) IT Project Manager
9 15 (3.56%) Infrastructure Manager
9 15 (3.56%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 15 (3.56%) Programme Manager
10 13 (3.09%) Solutions Architect
11 12 (2.85%) PMO Analyst
11 12 (2.85%) Scrum Master
12 11 (2.61%) Senior Manager
13 10 (2.38%) Designer
13 10 (2.38%) Senior Project Manager
14 9 (2.14%) Administrator
14 9 (2.14%) Data Analyst
14 9 (2.14%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.90%) Web Services
2 6 (1.43%) SOAP
3 5 (1.19%) Middleware
4 4 (0.95%) HTML
4 4 (0.95%) React
4 4 (0.95%) REST
4 4 (0.95%) Spring
4 4 (0.95%) XML
5 3 (0.71%) CSS
5 3 (0.71%) GraphQL
6 2 (0.48%) JSON
7 1 (0.24%) AngularJS
7 1 (0.24%) Hibernate
7 1 (0.24%) J2SE
7 1 (0.24%) JMS
7 1 (0.24%) Protocol Buffers
7 1 (0.24%) RESTful
7 1 (0.24%) SailPoint
7 1 (0.24%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 22 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.80%) User Experience
3 12 (2.85%) Data Centre
4 9 (2.14%) FMCG
5 8 (1.90%) Management Information System
6 6 (1.43%) Reference Data
7 5 (1.19%) Greenfield Project
8 4 (0.95%) Cyberattack
8 4 (0.95%) Mobile App
8 4 (0.95%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.71%) Derivative
9 3 (0.71%) Fixed Income
9 3 (0.71%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.71%) PMI
9 3 (0.71%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.48%) Credit Risk
10 2 (0.48%) Equities
10 2 (0.48%) Fintech
10 2 (0.48%) iSeries
10 2 (0.48%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 18 (4.28%) Unix
2 11 (2.61%) Solaris
3 10 (2.38%) Linux
4 8 (1.90%) Windows
5 7 (1.66%) AIX
6 6 (1.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.71%) Android
7 3 (0.71%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.24%) Data ONTAP
8 1 (0.24%) Debian
8 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (35.87%) Agile Software Development
2 92 (21.85%) Project Management
3 42 (9.98%) Business Analysis
3 42 (9.98%) Problem-Solving
4 38 (9.03%) Migration
5 36 (8.55%) Scrum
6 29 (6.89%) Asset Management
7 28 (6.65%) Change Management
7 28 (6.65%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 26 (6.18%) Waterfall
9 23 (5.46%) Workshop Facilitation
10 22 (5.23%) PRINCE2
11 21 (4.99%) Continuous Improvement
12 20 (4.75%) Programme Management
13 19 (4.51%) Investment Management
14 17 (4.04%) Risk Management
15 14 (3.33%) Project Planning
16 13 (3.09%) Data Management
17 12 (2.85%) Analytics
17 12 (2.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 29 (6.89%) SQL
2 14 (3.33%) Java
3 9 (2.14%) JavaScript
4 4 (0.95%) Python
4 4 (0.95%) VBA
5 2 (0.48%) C
5 2 (0.48%) Java 8
5 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.48%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.24%) Apex Code
6 1 (0.24%) C++
6 1 (0.24%) Groovy
6 1 (0.24%) Perl
6 1 (0.24%) PHP
6 1 (0.24%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (2.38%) Degree
1 10 (2.38%) PMP
2 8 (1.90%) BPSS Clearance
3 7 (1.66%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.19%) CISSP
4 5 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 3 (0.71%) APMP
5 3 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (0.71%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.48%) CAPM
6 2 (0.48%) CCIE
6 2 (0.48%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (0.48%) ISEB
6 2 (0.48%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.24%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.24%) CCNP
7 1 (0.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (0.24%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.24%) SANS
7 1 (0.24%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (7.36%) PMO
2 11 (2.61%) QA
3 10 (2.38%) Data Quality
4 9 (2.14%) GDPR
5 6 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (1.19%) IFRS
7 4 (0.95%) COBIT
7 4 (0.95%) MiFID
8 3 (0.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 2 (0.48%) FATCA
9 2 (0.48%) IFRS 9
9 2 (0.48%) PSD2
9 2 (0.48%) Solvency II
10 1 (0.24%) Basel II
10 1 (0.24%) HL7
10 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (1.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) Docker
3 2 (0.48%) XenApp
3 2 (0.48%) XenServer
4 1 (0.24%) Firmware
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.24%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.24%) vSphere
4 1 (0.24%) Xen
4 1 (0.24%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 11 (2.61%) NetBackup
2 3 (0.71%) Kibana
2 3 (0.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.48%) CASB
3 2 (0.48%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.48%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (0.48%) SCCM
4 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.24%) MOM
4 1 (0.24%) Puppet
4 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (6.18%) Microsoft
2 18 (4.28%) IBM
3 11 (2.61%) Dell
4 10 (2.38%) HP
4 10 (2.38%) Sun
5 9 (2.14%) Salesforce.com
6 8 (1.90%) Oracle
7 6 (1.43%) SAP
8 5 (1.19%) Charles River
8 5 (1.19%) Planview
8 5 (1.19%) Red Hat
9 4 (0.95%) Adobe
9 4 (0.95%) Cisco
9 4 (0.95%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.71%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.71%) Citrix
10 3 (0.71%) CyberArk
10 3 (0.71%) PeopleSoft
10 3 (0.71%) Symantec
10 3 (0.71%) Workday