The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 26 April 2017 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 Engagement
England / South East
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 174 166 174
Rank change year-on-year -8 +8  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 81 111 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.00% 1.14% 0.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.21% 1.41% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 82 68
Median daily rate £420 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.17% -19.04%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £350 £373
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 4
Median hourly rate £37.50 £82.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.54% +106.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £53.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year -29.90% +33.75%  

Stakeholder Engagement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 6671 7879 7935
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.06% 80.94% 79.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3858 4907 4456
Median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.26%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £540 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 257 262 290
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.21% +12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £48.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.00 £36.00 £30.75
% change year-on-year +2.77% +17.07%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Stakeholder Engagement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the South East

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in the South East.

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the South East

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in the South East over the 3 months to 26 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the South East

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the South East

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +29 27 £388 -13.88% 3
Hampshire +13 18 £423 -6.11% 2
Surrey +7 11 £475 +26.66% 2
West Sussex +15 10 £415 -12.63% 1
Buckinghamshire -18 5 £400 - 3
Oxfordshire -15 4 £450 +12.50%
East Sussex +3 2 £400 -23.80%
Middlesex -11 1 £450 +9.75%
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 26 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 South East region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 37 (26.24%) Project Management
2 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 36 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (17.73%) Change Management
4 25 (17.73%) Business Analysis
5 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2
6 18 (12.77%) ERP
7 17 (12.06%) Scrum
7 17 (12.06%) Security Cleared
8 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
9 14 (9.93%) ITIL
10 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
10 13 (9.22%) SAP
11 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
11 12 (8.51%) Telecoms
11 12 (8.51%) User Stories
11 12 (8.51%) PMO
12 11 (7.80%) Service Management
12 11 (7.80%) Retail
13 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Excel
14 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
14 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
14 9 (6.38%) Data Analysis
14 9 (6.38%) Waterfall
15 8 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
15 8 (5.67%) Business Transformation
15 8 (5.67%) Project Planning
15 8 (5.67%) Degree
15 8 (5.67%) Legal

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (9.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.71%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (0.71%) IIS
2 1 (0.71%) JBoss
2 1 (0.71%) WebSphere
Applications
1 10 (7.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (4.26%) Microsoft Project
3 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.42%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (3.55%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.42%) SAP ERP
3 2 (1.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.71%) Magento
4 1 (0.71%) Maximo
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.71%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.71%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.13%) SaaS
2 2 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.42%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.55%) WAN
2 4 (2.84%) WLAN
3 2 (1.42%) 4G
3 2 (1.42%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.42%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.71%) 3G
4 1 (0.71%) Intranet
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) LTE
4 1 (0.71%) MPLS
4 1 (0.71%) Network Security
4 1 (0.71%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (0.71%) Skype
4 1 (0.71%) VoLTE
4 1 (0.71%) VoWiFi
4 1 (0.71%) VPN
4 1 (0.71%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) QlikView
1 5 (3.55%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.84%) MySQL
2 4 (2.84%) SQLPlus
3 2 (1.42%) Big Data
3 2 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (0.71%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.71%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.71%) EDMS
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.71%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.71%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (2.84%) Toad
2 2 (1.42%) Talend Open Studio
3 1 (0.71%) Bitbucket
3 1 (0.71%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (0.71%) TeamCity
General
1 36 (25.53%) Finance
2 12 (8.51%) Telecoms
3 11 (7.80%) Retail
4 8 (5.67%) Legal
5 5 (3.55%) Banking
5 5 (3.55%) Marketing
5 5 (3.55%) Pharmaceutical
6 3 (2.13%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.42%) Automotive
7 2 (1.42%) Back Office
7 2 (1.42%) Local Government
7 2 (1.42%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.71%) Billing
8 1 (0.71%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.71%) Electronics
8 1 (0.71%) French Language
8 1 (0.71%) German Language
8 1 (0.71%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.71%) Publishing
8 1 (0.71%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 50 (35.46%) Analyst
2 33 (23.40%) Business Analyst
3 24 (17.02%) Project Manager
4 11 (7.80%) IT Analyst
5 9 (6.38%) Architect
6 7 (4.96%) Change Manager
7 6 (4.26%) Business IT Analyst
7 6 (4.26%) IT Business Analyst
8 5 (3.55%) PMO Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Applications Manager
9 4 (2.84%) Business Systems Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Consultant
9 4 (2.84%) Mobile Specialist
9 4 (2.84%) Project Analyst
9 4 (2.84%) Scrum Master
9 4 (2.84%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (2.84%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (2.13%) ERP Business Analyst
10 3 (2.13%) SC Cleared Business Analyst
10 3 (2.13%) Transformation Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.84%) XML
2 1 (0.71%) .NET
2 1 (0.71%) Java EE
2 1 (0.71%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 16 (11.35%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (8.51%) Management Information System
3 4 (2.84%) CESG
3 4 (2.84%) Data Protection Act
3 4 (2.84%) Mobile App
4 3 (2.13%) Data Centre
5 2 (1.42%) Greenfield Project
5 2 (1.42%) NHS
6 1 (0.71%) BYOD
6 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
6 1 (0.71%) EPoS
6 1 (0.71%) iSeries
6 1 (0.71%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.71%) Life Science
6 1 (0.71%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.71%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.71%) Social Media
6 1 (0.71%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.55%) Windows
2 4 (2.84%) Android
2 4 (2.84%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.71%) Unix
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (26.24%) Project Management
2 36 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (19.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 25 (17.73%) Business Analysis
4 25 (17.73%) Change Management
5 22 (15.60%) PRINCE2
6 18 (12.77%) ERP
7 17 (12.06%) Scrum
8 14 (9.93%) ITIL
9 12 (8.51%) User Stories
10 11 (7.80%) Service Management
11 9 (6.38%) Business Intelligence
11 9 (6.38%) Data Analysis
11 9 (6.38%) Waterfall
12 8 (5.67%) Business Transformation
12 8 (5.67%) Continuous Improvement
12 8 (5.67%) Data Modelling
12 8 (5.67%) E-Commerce
12 8 (5.67%) Project Planning
13 7 (4.96%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.67%) SQL
2 4 (2.84%) PL/SQL
2 4 (2.84%) VBA
3 2 (1.42%) C
4 1 (0.71%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (12.06%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.67%) Degree
3 7 (4.96%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
4 4 (2.84%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.13%) PMI Certification
5 3 (2.13%) PMP
6 2 (1.42%) APMP
6 2 (1.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.42%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.71%) APMG
7 1 (0.71%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.51%) PMO
2 7 (4.96%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.13%) GDPR
4 2 (1.42%) PMBOK
4 2 (1.42%) QA
5 1 (0.71%) FATCA
5 1 (0.71%) IFRS
5 1 (0.71%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.71%) MiFID
5 1 (0.71%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.71%) SLA
5 1 (0.71%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (2.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.71%) XenApp
2 1 (0.71%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.84%) AirWatch
2 1 (0.71%) SCCM
Vendors
1 13 (9.22%) SAP
2 9 (6.38%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.67%) Oracle
4 6 (4.26%) Tableau
5 5 (3.55%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (2.84%) BMC
6 4 (2.84%) Remedy
7 2 (1.42%) Cisco
7 2 (1.42%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (1.42%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (1.42%) ServiceNow
7 2 (1.42%) Talend
7 2 (1.42%) Workday
8 1 (0.71%) Adobe
8 1 (0.71%) Ariba
8 1 (0.71%) Citrix
8 1 (0.71%) hybris
8 1 (0.71%) IBM
8 1 (0.71%) Juniper
8 1 (0.71%) Syclo
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