Period
to 20 August 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 20 August 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
20 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 13 11
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 -5
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 537 381 568
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 9.77% 8.84% 10.80%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.17% 10.48% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 302 250 332
Scotland median daily rate £405 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.25% - +2.56%
10th Percentile £297 £300 £280
90th Percentile £538 £531 £525
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +1.11% - +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Scotland median hourly rate £24.55 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.53% - -
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +11.11% -7.69%

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 4,806 3,634 4,543
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 87.43% 84.34% 86.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,758 2,081 2,628
Scotland median daily rate £400 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +3.33% +0.60%
10th Percentile £256 £260 £233
90th Percentile £545 £525 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 88 101
Scotland median hourly rate £18.13 £27.50 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.09% -23.61% +37.30%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £48.91 £45.00 £43.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.86 £23.50
% change year-on-year -15.53% +5.79% +8.82%

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 20 August 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 20 August 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 +1 360 £413 +3.13% 17
Glasgow +9 150 £400 -5.88% 12
West Lothian +7 7 £345 -2.82% 1
Dundee -8 3 £425 +82.80%
West Dunbartonshire - 3 - -
Stirling -6 2 £363 +20.83%
Fife - 2 £313 -
South Lanarkshire -5 1 - -
Renfrewshire -41 1 £425 +25.93%
Perth and Kinross - 1 £425 -
Scottish Borders - 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
UK

For the 6 months to 20 August 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.

1 264 (49.16%) Finance
2 176 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
3 151 (28.12%) Banking
4 117 (21.79%) Project Management
5 57 (10.61%) Business Analysis
6 52 (9.68%) Scrum
7 47 (8.75%) Java
8 41 (7.64%) Waterfall
9 40 (7.45%) SQL
10 38 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
11 37 (6.89%) Asset Management
12 34 (6.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 33 (6.15%) PMO
13 33 (6.15%) Oracle
14 32 (5.96%) Microsoft
15 31 (5.77%) Migration
16 30 (5.59%) Retail Banking
16 30 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
17 29 (5.40%) Change Management
18 27 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
19 26 (4.84%) JIRA
20 25 (4.66%) Risk Management
21 23 (4.28%) Data Analysis
22 22 (4.10%) PRINCE2
22 22 (4.10%) Coaching
23 21 (3.91%) Information Security
24 20 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
24 20 (3.72%) SQL Server
24 20 (3.72%) SDLC
24 20 (3.72%) User Stories

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 17 (3.17%) Confluence
2 15 (2.79%) SAS
3 10 (1.86%) SharePoint
4 5 (0.93%) WebSphere
5 4 (0.74%) CMS
6 2 (0.37%) JBoss
6 2 (0.37%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.37%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (0.37%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.37%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.19%) Apache
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.19%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.19%) IIS
7 1 (0.19%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.19%) Office Communications Server
7 1 (0.19%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 20 (3.72%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Project
3 10 (1.86%) Microsoft Excel
4 8 (1.49%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.74%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.37%) InVision
6 2 (0.37%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.12%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (0.93%) Markit EDM
3 4 (0.74%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 4 (0.74%) SAP CO
3 4 (0.74%) SAP FI
3 4 (0.74%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (0.74%) thinkFolio
4 2 (0.37%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.37%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.19%) Maximo
5 1 (0.19%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.61%) Office 365
2 11 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (0.74%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.56%) PaaS
5 2 (0.37%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.19%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.19%) Azure Data Factory
6 1 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.19%) Data Lake Analytics
6 1 (0.19%) Dynamics 365
6 1 (0.19%) GitHub
6 1 (0.19%) IaaS
6 1 (0.19%) SaaS
6 1 (0.19%) Taleo
6 1 (0.19%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.30%) Firewall
2 4 (0.74%) Network Security
2 4 (0.74%) Unified Communications
3 3 (0.56%) DHCP
3 3 (0.56%) Internet
3 3 (0.56%) LAN
4 2 (0.37%) DNS
4 2 (0.37%) SAN
4 2 (0.37%) Skype
4 2 (0.37%) VPN
5 1 (0.19%) Broadband
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPT
5 1 (0.19%) DSL
5 1 (0.19%) Ethernet
5 1 (0.19%) IP Telephony
5 1 (0.19%) MPLS
5 1 (0.19%) SMS
5 1 (0.19%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.19%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.72%) SQL Server
2 11 (2.05%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (2.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.12%) Azure SQL Database
3 6 (1.12%) Oracle Database
4 5 (0.93%) DB2
5 4 (0.74%) Big Data
5 4 (0.74%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.74%) Pentaho
6 3 (0.56%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
7 2 (0.37%) Base SAS
7 2 (0.37%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.37%) MS Access
7 2 (0.37%) NoSQL
7 2 (0.37%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.37%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 26 (4.84%) JIRA
2 14 (2.61%) Jenkins
2 14 (2.61%) Maven
3 13 (2.42%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.74%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.37%) Ant
5 2 (0.37%) Axure RP
5 2 (0.37%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (0.37%) Gradle
5 2 (0.37%) Hudson
5 2 (0.37%) JBehave
5 2 (0.37%) JIRA Agile
5 2 (0.37%) JMeter
5 2 (0.37%) JUnit
5 2 (0.37%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.37%) Zephyr
6 1 (0.19%) NUnit
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.19%) Selenium
6 1 (0.19%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 264 (49.16%) Finance
2 151 (28.12%) Banking
3 30 (5.59%) Retail Banking
4 10 (1.86%) Marketing
5 8 (1.49%) Legal
5 8 (1.49%) Retail
6 7 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 7 (1.30%) Telecoms
7 6 (1.12%) Front Office
7 6 (1.12%) Manufacturing
8 5 (0.93%) Back Office
9 3 (0.56%) Billing
10 1 (0.19%) Advertising
10 1 (0.19%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.19%) Games
10 1 (0.19%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.19%) Law
10 1 (0.19%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 153 (28.49%) Analyst
2 125 (23.28%) Project Manager
3 97 (18.06%) Business Analyst
4 50 (9.31%) Architect
5 45 (8.38%) Developer
6 35 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
7 21 (3.91%) Scrum Master
8 20 (3.72%) IT Manager
9 18 (3.35%) Senior Analyst
10 17 (3.17%) Consultant
11 16 (2.98%) Data Analyst
11 16 (2.98%) IT Project Manager
12 15 (2.79%) Designer
12 15 (2.79%) Programme Manager
13 14 (2.61%) Java Developer
14 13 (2.42%) Senior Manager
15 12 (2.23%) Systems Analyst
15 12 (2.23%) Test Analyst
16 11 (2.05%) Infrastructure Project Manager
16 11 (2.05%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (2.61%) .NET
1 14 (2.61%) CSS
2 12 (2.23%) JSON
2 12 (2.23%) SOAP
3 10 (1.86%) AngularJS
3 10 (1.86%) Spring
4 9 (1.68%) HTML
4 9 (1.68%) REST
5 8 (1.49%) Web Services
5 8 (1.49%) XML
6 6 (1.12%) jQuery
6 6 (1.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 5 (0.93%) .NET Core
7 5 (0.93%) .NET Framework
7 5 (0.93%) ASP.NET
7 5 (0.93%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (0.93%) Entity Framework
7 5 (0.93%) LINQ
7 5 (0.93%) Sass
8 4 (0.74%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 27 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (2.79%) User Experience
3 8 (1.49%) Management Information System
3 8 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (0.74%) Data Centre
4 4 (0.74%) Derivative
4 4 (0.74%) EMV
4 4 (0.74%) FMCG
4 4 (0.74%) Reference Data
5 3 (0.56%) Clustering
5 3 (0.56%) Cyberthreat
5 3 (0.56%) Equities
5 3 (0.56%) Fixed Income
5 3 (0.56%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (0.56%) Internet of Things
5 3 (0.56%) Mainframe
5 3 (0.56%) Virtual Team
6 2 (0.37%) CMDB
6 2 (0.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.37%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.17%) Unix
1 17 (3.17%) Windows
2 6 (1.12%) Linux
2 6 (1.12%) Windows Server
3 5 (0.93%) Windows 10
4 4 (0.74%) Android
4 4 (0.74%) Apple iOS
5 3 (0.56%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.37%) AIX
6 2 (0.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.19%) Data ONTAP
7 1 (0.19%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.19%) Solaris
7 1 (0.19%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.19%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 176 (32.77%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (21.79%) Project Management
3 57 (10.61%) Business Analysis
4 52 (9.68%) Scrum
5 41 (7.64%) Waterfall
6 38 (7.08%) Problem-Solving
7 37 (6.89%) Asset Management
8 34 (6.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 31 (5.77%) Migration
10 30 (5.59%) Continuous Improvement
11 29 (5.40%) Change Management
12 25 (4.66%) Risk Management
13 23 (4.28%) Data Analysis
14 22 (4.10%) Coaching
14 22 (4.10%) PRINCE2
15 21 (3.91%) Information Security
16 20 (3.72%) SDLC
16 20 (3.72%) User Stories
17 19 (3.54%) Microservices
17 19 (3.54%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 47 (8.75%) Java
2 40 (7.45%) SQL
3 16 (2.98%) JavaScript
4 10 (1.86%) C#
5 8 (1.49%) PL/SQL
6 7 (1.30%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.12%) Python
8 5 (0.93%) PowerShell
9 2 (0.37%) Apex Code
9 2 (0.37%) R
10 1 (0.19%) C
10 1 (0.19%) SAS Macro
10 1 (0.19%) Scala
10 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (2.05%) CISSP
2 10 (1.86%) Degree
3 9 (1.68%) ISTQB
4 6 (1.12%) PMP
4 6 (1.12%) Security Cleared
5 5 (0.93%) ISEB
5 5 (0.93%) SC Cleared
6 4 (0.74%) CEH
6 4 (0.74%) PMI Certification
6 4 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 3 (0.56%) APMP
7 3 (0.56%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (0.37%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (0.37%) CISA
8 2 (0.37%) HND
8 2 (0.37%) SANS
8 2 (0.37%) Six Sigma Green Belt
9 1 (0.19%) CIPFA
9 1 (0.19%) CISM
9 1 (0.19%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (6.15%) PMO
2 17 (3.17%) GDPR
3 13 (2.42%) QA
4 10 (1.86%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.49%) Disclosure Scotland
5 8 (1.49%) PSD2
6 5 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (0.56%) MiFID
8 2 (0.37%) COBIT
8 2 (0.37%) FATCA
8 2 (0.37%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.19%) Dodd-Frank
9 1 (0.19%) EMIR
9 1 (0.19%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.19%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (0.93%) XenDesktop
3 4 (0.74%) Docker
3 4 (0.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.74%) XenApp
4 3 (0.56%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.37%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.19%) Firmware
6 1 (0.19%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 8 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
2 4 (0.74%) CASB
2 4 (0.74%) Oracle Flashback
2 4 (0.74%) SCCM
3 3 (0.56%) HP ALM
4 2 (0.37%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (0.19%) Ansible
5 1 (0.19%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.19%) Kibana
5 1 (0.19%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.19%) MOM
5 1 (0.19%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.19%) Puppet
5 1 (0.19%) RSA Archer
5 1 (0.19%) SCOM
5 1 (0.19%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (0.19%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.19%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
5 1 (0.19%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 33 (6.15%) Oracle
2 32 (5.96%) Microsoft
3 9 (1.68%) ServiceNow
4 8 (1.49%) SAP
4 8 (1.49%) Symantec
5 7 (1.30%) IBM
6 6 (1.12%) Citrix
6 6 (1.12%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (0.93%) JD Edwards
7 5 (0.93%) VMware
8 4 (0.74%) Ab Initio
8 4 (0.74%) Charles River
8 4 (0.74%) Cisco
8 4 (0.74%) CyberArk
8 4 (0.74%) HP
8 4 (0.74%) Sitecore
8 4 (0.74%) Splunk
9 3 (0.56%) Bloomberg
9 3 (0.56%) Planview
9 3 (0.56%) Teradata