Period
to 23 January 2018

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 6 months to 23 January 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 Engagement
England > South East
6 months to
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 198 212 222
Rank change year-on-year +14 +10 -14
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 195 154 172
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.18% 1.01% 0.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.42% 1.23% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 108 112
South East median daily rate £466 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.56% - -11.11%
10th Percentile £325 £286 £283
90th Percentile £574 £588 £575
England median daily rate £450 £443 £425
% change year-on-year +1.69% +4.12% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 13
South East median hourly rate £13.00 - £30.00
10th Percentile £12.50 - £24.14
90th Percentile £13.50 - £54.00
England median hourly rate £33.00 £38.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -13.16% +26.67% -34.07%

Stakeholder Engagement 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 the South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13,740 12,542 14,701
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.84% 82.21% 80.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,281 7,529 8,781
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £250 £253
90th Percentile £581 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £435 £425
% change year-on-year +3.45% +2.35% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 417 503 621
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.04% -18.33% +62.16%
10th Percentile £11.20 £11.06 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.49 £52.50
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Stakeholder Engagement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

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 6 months to 23 January 2018.

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 6 months to 23 January 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
Thames Valley -13 89 £475 +11.76% 7
Berkshire -9 56 £456 +4.29% 4
Hampshire +24 34 £401 +28.24% 7
Surrey -15 33 £500 +33.33% 8
West Sussex +9 28 £438 +2.94%
Buckinghamshire -33 25 £478 +19.38% 3
Oxfordshire -8 8 £413 +3.00%
East Sussex -9 4 £600 +50.00%
Middlesex +4 3 £375 +3.45%
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, 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 59 (30.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (28.72%) Project Management
3 51 (26.15%) Finance
4 33 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (16.41%) Security Cleared
6 30 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 29 (14.87%) PMO
8 26 (13.33%) PRINCE2
9 22 (11.28%) Business Analysis
10 21 (10.77%) SAP
10 21 (10.77%) Migration
11 20 (10.26%) Change Management
12 17 (8.72%) Service Delivery
13 16 (8.21%) Programme Management
13 16 (8.21%) Data Migration
14 15 (7.69%) PCI DSS
14 15 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 15 (7.69%) Management Information System
14 15 (7.69%) Microsoft
15 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Project
15 14 (7.18%) Information Security
15 14 (7.18%) Legal
16 13 (6.67%) CISSP
16 13 (6.67%) Project Planning
16 13 (6.67%) Data Protection
16 13 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
17 12 (6.15%) Degree
17 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
17 12 (6.15%) CISM
18 11 (5.64%) Risk Management

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 9 (4.62%) CMS
2 8 (4.10%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.08%) Documentum
4 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.51%) Confluence
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.51%) SAS
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (7.18%) Microsoft Project
2 12 (6.15%) Microsoft Excel
3 10 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.51%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (3.08%) Maximo
2 4 (2.05%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (1.54%) Primavera
4 2 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (2.05%) Office 365
2 3 (1.54%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.03%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.51%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.62%) Intranet
2 1 (0.51%) Converged Networks
2 1 (0.51%) Firewall
2 1 (0.51%) KiloStream
2 1 (0.51%) WebEx
2 1 (0.51%) X.21
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.08%) Big Data
1 6 (3.08%) BusinessObjects
1 6 (3.08%) Data Mining
1 6 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.03%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.51%) DB2
3 1 (0.51%) Electronic Patient Records
3 1 (0.51%) MS Access
3 1 (0.51%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.51%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.51%) JIRA
1 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 51 (26.15%) Finance
2 14 (7.18%) Legal
3 8 (4.10%) Banking
3 8 (4.10%) Telecoms
4 6 (3.08%) Marketing
5 5 (2.56%) Retail
6 3 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.03%) Back Office
7 2 (1.03%) Financial Institution
7 2 (1.03%) Publishing
7 2 (1.03%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.51%) Billing
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (29.23%) Project Manager
2 55 (28.21%) Analyst
3 32 (16.41%) Business Analyst
4 11 (5.64%) Consultant
5 9 (4.62%) Product Manager
6 8 (4.10%) HR Manager
6 8 (4.10%) PMO Analyst
6 8 (4.10%) Technical Manager
7 7 (3.59%) PMO Specialist
7 7 (3.59%) Portfolio Analyst
7 7 (3.59%) Senior Manager
7 7 (3.59%) Senior Project Manager
7 7 (3.59%) Technical Project Manager
8 6 (3.08%) Architect
8 6 (3.08%) Business Systems Analyst
8 6 (3.08%) Data Business Analyst
8 6 (3.08%) Delivery Manager
8 6 (3.08%) Technical Leader
9 5 (2.56%) Data Insight Analyst
9 5 (2.56%) Insight Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.51%) ATL
1 1 (0.51%) Hibernate
1 1 (0.51%) LDAP
1 1 (0.51%) REST
1 1 (0.51%) SAP MI
1 1 (0.51%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 15 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 13 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (4.62%) CESG
4 7 (3.59%) Mobile App
5 3 (1.54%) NHS
5 3 (1.54%) User Experience
5 3 (1.54%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.03%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.03%) Life Science
7 1 (0.51%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.51%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.51%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.51%) RIA
7 1 (0.51%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.51%) Social Media
7 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 5 (2.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.03%) Android
2 2 (1.03%) Apple iOS
2 2 (1.03%) Windows 10
2 2 (1.03%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.51%) Linux
3 1 (0.51%) Solaris
3 1 (0.51%) Unix
3 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 59 (30.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 56 (28.72%) Project Management
3 33 (16.92%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (13.33%) PRINCE2
5 22 (11.28%) Business Analysis
6 21 (10.77%) Migration
7 20 (10.26%) Change Management
8 17 (8.72%) Service Delivery
9 16 (8.21%) Data Migration
9 16 (8.21%) Programme Management
10 14 (7.18%) Information Security
11 13 (6.67%) Data Protection
11 13 (6.67%) Project Planning
12 11 (5.64%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (5.64%) People Management
12 11 (5.64%) Programme Delivery
12 11 (5.64%) Risk Management
12 11 (5.64%) Scrum
12 11 (5.64%) Time Management
12 11 (5.64%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (3.08%) VBA
2 4 (2.05%) SQL
3 1 (0.51%) C
3 1 (0.51%) Java
3 1 (0.51%) R
Qualifications
1 32 (16.41%) Security Cleared
2 30 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 13 (6.67%) CISSP
4 12 (6.15%) CISM
4 12 (6.15%) Degree
5 7 (3.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 6 (3.08%) PMI Certification
6 6 (3.08%) PMP
7 3 (1.54%) CISA
7 3 (1.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
7 3 (1.54%) PCI QSA
7 3 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.51%) CASP
8 1 (0.51%) CEH
8 1 (0.51%) CRISC
8 1 (0.51%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.51%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.51%) Numerate Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 29 (14.87%) PMO
2 15 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.69%) PCI DSS
3 10 (5.13%) COBIT
4 8 (4.10%) GDPR
4 8 (4.10%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (2.56%) QA
6 2 (1.03%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.51%) MiFID
7 1 (0.51%) PMBOK
7 1 (0.51%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.51%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 21 (10.77%) SAP
2 15 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (5.13%) Oracle
4 6 (3.08%) Tableau
5 5 (2.56%) Workday
6 4 (2.05%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (1.54%) Concur
7 3 (1.54%) HP
8 2 (1.03%) Adobe
8 2 (1.03%) Apple
8 2 (1.03%) Google
8 2 (1.03%) Twitter
9 1 (0.51%) Ariba
9 1 (0.51%) Capita
9 1 (0.51%) Cisco
9 1 (0.51%) Fujitsu
9 1 (0.51%) NetApp
9 1 (0.51%) ServiceNow
9 1 (0.51%) VMware