Period
to 26 July 2017

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 26 July 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
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 172 210 203
Rank change year-on-year +38 -7 +28
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 197 201 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.23% 1.08% 1.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.49% 1.32% 1.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 140 175
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -5.56% +4.96%
10th Percentile £283 £325 £300
90th Percentile £575 £538 £633
England median daily rate £463 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +2.78% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 13
South East median hourly rate £33.50 £82.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -59.39% +106.25% -
England median hourly rate £38.00 £25.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +49.02% -36.25% +60.00%

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 13265 15238 15729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 82.58% 81.96% 80.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7722 9347 9070
South East median daily rate £420 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.26% +4.83%
10th Percentile £263 £258 £250
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £407
% change year-on-year +5.88% +4.42% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 533 556
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £24.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.37% +8.89% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.72 £12.00 £12.04
90th Percentile £51.75 £50.20 £46.75
England median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year - +13.64% +7.08%

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 26 July 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 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 -2 88 £475 +7.95% 6
Berkshire +36 54 £463 -7.50% 1
Hampshire +25 35 £400 -11.11%
Surrey +16 27 £475 +26.67% 6
Buckinghamshire -22 27 £475 +13.10% 3
West Sussex +15 20 £425 -10.53% 1
Middlesex +1 11 £380 -7.32% 1
Oxfordshire -6 7 £350 -14.63% 2
East Sussex +2 5 £406 -4.41%
Kent +8 1 £400 -15.79% 3
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 57 (28.93%) Project Management
2 49 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 45 (22.84%) Finance
4 36 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
5 25 (12.69%) Change Management
5 25 (12.69%) PRINCE2
5 25 (12.69%) PMO
6 24 (12.18%) SharePoint
7 23 (11.68%) Telecoms
7 23 (11.68%) Security Cleared
8 19 (9.64%) Business Analysis
8 19 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
9 18 (9.14%) Microsoft Project
9 18 (9.14%) ERP
9 18 (9.14%) Project Planning
9 18 (9.14%) Scrum
9 18 (9.14%) Programme Management
10 17 (8.63%) SAP
11 16 (8.12%) ITIL
11 16 (8.12%) Management Information System
11 16 (8.12%) SC Cleared
12 14 (7.11%) Microsoft
12 14 (7.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
13 13 (6.60%) User Stories
14 12 (6.09%) SDLC
14 12 (6.09%) Marketing
14 12 (6.09%) Resource Management
15 11 (5.58%) Programme Governance
15 11 (5.58%) Retail
15 11 (5.58%) Data Analysis

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 24 (12.18%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.52%) CMS
3 2 (1.02%) Drupal
3 2 (1.02%) IIS
4 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.51%) JBoss
4 1 (0.51%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.51%) nginx
4 1 (0.51%) SAS
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (9.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (9.14%) Microsoft Project
3 14 (7.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (4.06%) Microsoft Office
5 4 (2.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.05%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.02%) BPCS
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.02%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.51%) Maximo
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.51%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 1 (0.51%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.51%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.51%) SAP GRC
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.03%) SaaS
2 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (1.52%) Office 365
3 2 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
3 2 (1.02%) Google Analytics
3 2 (1.02%) Google Tag Manager
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.54%) WAN
2 4 (2.03%) WLAN
3 2 (1.02%) 4G
3 2 (1.02%) Bluetooth
3 2 (1.02%) Internet
3 2 (1.02%) Network Security
4 1 (0.51%) ATM
4 1 (0.51%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.51%) Firewall
4 1 (0.51%) Intranet
4 1 (0.51%) LAN
4 1 (0.51%) MPLS
4 1 (0.51%) SAN
4 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.51%) VPN
4 1 (0.51%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.54%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.03%) IBM InfoSphere
3 3 (1.52%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (1.52%) SQL Server
4 2 (1.02%) Qlik Sense
4 2 (1.02%) QlikView
5 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
5 1 (0.51%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.51%) Big Data
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Dashboards
5 1 (0.51%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.51%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (0.51%) DB2
5 1 (0.51%) MySQL
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.51%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.51%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.51%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.51%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.51%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (1.02%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (0.51%) Bitbucket
2 1 (0.51%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.51%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.51%) Octopus Deploy
2 1 (0.51%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.51%) Toad
General
1 45 (22.84%) Finance
2 23 (11.68%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.09%) Marketing
4 11 (5.58%) Retail
5 7 (3.55%) Legal
6 6 (3.05%) Law
7 5 (2.54%) Electronics
7 5 (2.54%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.03%) Banking
8 4 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.02%) Advertising
9 2 (1.02%) Back Office
9 2 (1.02%) Local Government
9 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.51%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Billing
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 57 (28.93%) Analyst
2 47 (23.86%) Project Manager
3 27 (13.71%) Business Analyst
4 13 (6.60%) IT Analyst
5 11 (5.58%) PMO Analyst
6 10 (5.08%) Architect
6 10 (5.08%) IT Manager
7 8 (4.06%) Consultant
8 7 (3.55%) Business IT Analyst
8 7 (3.55%) Delivery Manager
8 7 (3.55%) IT Business Analyst
8 7 (3.55%) Technical Leader
9 6 (3.05%) Process Analyst
10 5 (2.54%) Programme Manager
10 5 (2.54%) Senior Manager
10 5 (2.54%) Service Manager
10 5 (2.54%) Solutions Architect
11 4 (2.03%) Change Analyst
11 4 (2.03%) Change Manager
11 4 (2.03%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.02%) .NET
1 2 (1.02%) CSS
1 2 (1.02%) HTML
1 2 (1.02%) HTML5
1 2 (1.02%) jQuery
1 2 (1.02%) XHTML
2 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.51%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.51%) JSON
2 1 (0.51%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.08%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.55%) NHS
4 4 (2.03%) CESG
4 4 (2.03%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.52%) IVR
5 3 (1.52%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.02%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.02%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.02%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.02%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.51%) BYOD
7 1 (0.51%) CMDB
7 1 (0.51%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.51%) iSeries
7 1 (0.51%) Life Science
7 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.51%) Social Media
7 1 (0.51%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.55%) Windows
2 4 (2.03%) Android
2 4 (2.03%) Apple iOS
3 2 (1.02%) Unix
4 1 (0.51%) Linux
4 1 (0.51%) Solaris
4 1 (0.51%) Windows 10
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.51%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.51%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (28.93%) Project Management
2 49 (24.87%) Stakeholder Management
3 36 (18.27%) Agile Software Development
4 25 (12.69%) Change Management
4 25 (12.69%) PRINCE2
5 19 (9.64%) Business Analysis
6 18 (9.14%) ERP
6 18 (9.14%) Programme Management
6 18 (9.14%) Project Planning
6 18 (9.14%) Scrum
7 16 (8.12%) ITIL
8 13 (6.60%) User Stories
9 12 (6.09%) Resource Management
9 12 (6.09%) SDLC
10 11 (5.58%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (5.58%) Data Analysis
10 11 (5.58%) Programme Governance
10 11 (5.58%) Service Management
11 10 (5.08%) Change Control
12 8 (4.06%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 5 (2.54%) SQL
2 2 (1.02%) C
2 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
2 2 (1.02%) PHP
3 1 (0.51%) C#
3 1 (0.51%) PL/SQL
3 1 (0.51%) SAS Macro
3 1 (0.51%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (11.68%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.12%) SC Cleared
3 9 (4.57%) Degree
4 6 (3.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 5 (2.54%) APMP
5 5 (2.54%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.03%) BPSS Clearance
6 4 (2.03%) PMP
7 3 (1.52%) ISEB
7 3 (1.52%) PMI Certification
8 2 (1.02%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (1.02%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.51%) CISA
9 1 (0.51%) CISM
9 1 (0.51%) CISSP
9 1 (0.51%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 1 (0.51%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.51%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (12.69%) PMO
2 6 (3.05%) SLA
3 5 (2.54%) QA
4 4 (2.03%) Data Quality
5 3 (1.52%) GDPR
5 3 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (1.52%) PMBOK
6 2 (1.02%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.51%) FATCA
7 1 (0.51%) GxP
7 1 (0.51%) IFRS
7 1 (0.51%) IFRS 9
7 1 (0.51%) MiFID
7 1 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.51%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (2.54%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.51%) Docker
2 1 (0.51%) Firmware
2 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (0.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.51%) XenApp
2 1 (0.51%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (2.03%) AirWatch
2 2 (1.02%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (8.63%) SAP
2 14 (7.11%) Microsoft
3 6 (3.05%) IBM
3 6 (3.05%) Oracle
3 6 (3.05%) Remedy
3 6 (3.05%) Workday
4 5 (2.54%) BMC
5 3 (1.52%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (1.02%) Cisco
6 2 (1.02%) Google
6 2 (1.02%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.02%) ServiceNow
6 2 (1.02%) Tableau
6 2 (1.02%) Talend
7 1 (0.51%) Capita
7 1 (0.51%) OpenText
7 1 (0.51%) Pega
7 1 (0.51%) Syclo
7 1 (0.51%) VMware
Surrey
Sanderson
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Testing Circle Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £180 - £200 per day + working inside IR35
Posted: 6 days ago
Middlesex
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Rate: Competitive Day Rate
Posted: 6 days ago
Sunbury
Gibbs
Rate: £0 - £325 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Haywards Heath, West Sussex
The Collinson Group
Posted: 13 days ago