Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 27 January 2021 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
England > South East
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 18 18 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 +9 -7
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 314 857 1,039
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the South East 7.19% 7.53% 6.63%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.31% 8.87% 7.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 268 611 633
Median daily rate £450 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £345 £345 £331
90th Percentile £625 £613 £650
England median daily rate £475 £488 £475
% change year-on-year -2.56% +2.63% +0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 31 6
Median hourly rate £45.50 £23.63 £57.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +92.59% -58.82% +276.94%
10th Percentile £20.75 £14.50 £26.10
90th Percentile £58.75 £47.12 £82.63
England median hourly rate £45.75 £37.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year +23.65% +12.98% -3.68%

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 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 3,779 9,657 13,729
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 86.58% 84.90% 87.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,296 5,935 8,360
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £258 £258 £275
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
England median daily rate £475 £475 £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 412 475
Median hourly rate £29.50 £22.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.11% -10.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £10.25 £13.05 £11.85
90th Percentile £57.65 £57.50 £51.00
Median hourly rate £26.65 £20.50 £22.00
% change year-on-year +30.00% -6.82% -

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in the South East

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the South East.

Daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the South East

Stakeholder Management
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the South East

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the South East.

Hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the South East

Stakeholder Management
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the South East over the 6 months to 27 January 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the South East

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the South East region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. 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 -6 143 £450 -1.10% 29
Berkshire -1 89 £450 -5.26% 17
Hampshire -2 89 £448 -5.79% 12
Buckinghamshire 0 47 £450 +2.27% 4
Surrey +1 28 £598 +25.79% 10
West Sussex +4 20 £375 -25.00% 5
East Sussex +14 8 £500 +17.65% 3
Kent +2 8 £320 -22.42% 2
Oxfordshire +2 7 £325 -29.73% 8
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 South East region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 72 (22.93%) Finance
1 72 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.83%) Project Management
3 50 (15.92%) Migration
4 43 (13.69%) Project Delivery
5 42 (13.38%) Problem-Solving
5 42 (13.38%) Telecoms
6 40 (12.74%) SAP
7 39 (12.42%) Security Cleared
8 38 (12.10%) PRINCE2
9 37 (11.78%) ITIL
10 36 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
11 32 (10.19%) Programme Management
12 31 (9.87%) Decision-Making
13 30 (9.55%) SC Cleared
14 29 (9.24%) DevOps
14 29 (9.24%) Public Sector
14 29 (9.24%) Business Case
15 27 (8.60%) SQL
15 27 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
15 27 (8.60%) Microsoft
16 26 (8.28%) Change Management
17 24 (7.64%) Waterfall
18 22 (7.01%) Service Delivery
19 21 (6.69%) Oracle
20 20 (6.37%) Service Management
20 20 (6.37%) Marketing
21 19 (6.05%) Business Analysis
21 19 (6.05%) Requirements Gathering
22 18 (5.73%) Azure

Stakeholder Management
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 (4.14%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.27%) Apache
2 4 (1.27%) ArcGIS
2 4 (1.27%) JBoss
3 3 (0.96%) Cloud Foundry
3 3 (0.96%) CMS
4 2 (0.64%) Confluence
4 2 (0.64%) MS Project Server
4 2 (0.64%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.32%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.32%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.32%) NetWeaver
5 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 12 (3.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.87%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (2.23%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.91%) Microsoft Office
5 5 (1.59%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.64%) SPSS
7 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
7 1 (0.32%) FrameMaker
7 1 (0.32%) InVision
7 1 (0.32%) Marvel
7 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.32%) PTC Creo
7 1 (0.32%) Siemens NX
Business Applications
1 11 (3.50%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (2.55%) Oracle EBS R12
2 8 (2.55%) Oracle Payables
2 8 (2.55%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (0.96%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.64%) NetSuite
5 1 (0.32%) Primavera
5 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.32%) Sparx Enterprise Architect
5 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.73%) Azure
2 13 (4.14%) Office 365
3 12 (3.82%) Power Platform
4 7 (2.23%) AWS
4 7 (2.23%) SaaS
5 5 (1.59%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (1.27%) Yammer
7 3 (0.96%) Asana
7 3 (0.96%) OpenShift
7 3 (0.96%) WhatsApp
8 2 (0.64%) Apigee
8 2 (0.64%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.64%) GCP
8 2 (0.64%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.32%) Boomi
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle CX
9 1 (0.32%) Oracle Service Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 1 (0.32%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.23%) iSCSI
2 5 (1.59%) Network Security
3 3 (0.96%) NetScaler
4 2 (0.64%) DNS
4 2 (0.64%) Intranet
4 2 (0.64%) LAN
4 2 (0.64%) VoIP
5 1 (0.32%) 3G
5 1 (0.32%) 4G
5 1 (0.32%) BGP
5 1 (0.32%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (0.32%) DHCP
5 1 (0.32%) Firewall
5 1 (0.32%) OSPF
5 1 (0.32%) PPP
5 1 (0.32%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) WAN
5 1 (0.32%) WebEx
5 1 (0.32%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.55%) Power BI
1 8 (2.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (1.91%) Big Data
2 6 (1.91%) Data Lake
2 6 (1.91%) GIS
3 5 (1.59%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (1.59%) Tableau
4 3 (0.96%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.96%) SAP HANA
5 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (0.64%) Electronic Patient Records
5 2 (0.64%) NoSQL
5 2 (0.64%) QlikView
6 1 (0.32%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (0.32%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (2.23%) JIRA
2 2 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 2 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (0.64%) Selenium
3 1 (0.32%) Axure RP
3 1 (0.32%) ER Studio
3 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
General
1 72 (22.93%) Finance
2 42 (13.38%) Telecoms
3 29 (9.24%) Public Sector
4 20 (6.37%) Marketing
5 15 (4.78%) Manufacturing
6 14 (4.46%) Automotive
7 12 (3.82%) Electronics
8 7 (2.23%) Back Office
9 5 (1.59%) Publishing
9 5 (1.59%) Retail
10 4 (1.27%) Banking
11 2 (0.64%) Billing
11 2 (0.64%) Legal
12 1 (0.32%) Advertising
12 1 (0.32%) Front Office
12 1 (0.32%) Games
12 1 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.32%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 65 (20.70%) Project Manager
2 53 (16.88%) Analyst
3 31 (9.87%) Architect
4 29 (9.24%) Business Analyst
5 24 (7.64%) Developer
6 16 (5.10%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (4.46%) Consultant
8 11 (3.50%) Programme Manager
8 11 (3.50%) Service Manager
9 10 (3.18%) IT Manager
9 10 (3.18%) Transition Manager
10 9 (2.87%) IT Project Manager
10 9 (2.87%) ServiceNow Developer
11 8 (2.55%) Business Change Manager
11 8 (2.55%) Migration Manager
11 8 (2.55%) Migration Project Manager
11 8 (2.55%) Technical Manager
12 7 (2.23%) Business Manager
12 7 (2.23%) Change Manager
12 7 (2.23%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.78%) CSS
1 15 (4.78%) HTML
2 12 (3.82%) XML
3 10 (3.18%) .NET
4 6 (1.91%) React
5 5 (1.59%) Middleware
5 5 (1.59%) Spring
6 4 (1.27%) AngularJS
6 4 (1.27%) RESTful
6 4 (1.27%) Web Services
7 3 (0.96%) Ember.js
7 3 (0.96%) Java EE
7 3 (0.96%) JSF
7 3 (0.96%) JSON
7 3 (0.96%) OpenLayers
7 3 (0.96%) REST
7 3 (0.96%) SAPUI5
8 2 (0.64%) Laravel
8 2 (0.64%) SOAP
8 2 (0.64%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 36 (11.46%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.78%) Data Centre
2 15 (4.78%) User Experience
3 12 (3.82%) NHS
4 9 (2.87%) Self-Motivation
5 4 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.27%) PMI
5 4 (1.27%) Public Cloud
5 4 (1.27%) SCADA
6 3 (0.96%) Private Cloud
6 3 (0.96%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.64%) Algorithms
7 2 (0.64%) Learning Management System
7 2 (0.64%) Life Science
7 2 (0.64%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.64%) SystemC
8 1 (0.32%) FMCG
8 1 (0.32%) iPhone
8 1 (0.32%) Market Risk
8 1 (0.32%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.50%) Windows
2 5 (1.59%) Linux
2 5 (1.59%) Windows 10
3 4 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.64%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2019
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (22.93%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (17.83%) Project Management
3 50 (15.92%) Migration
4 43 (13.69%) Project Delivery
5 42 (13.38%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (12.10%) PRINCE2
7 37 (11.78%) ITIL
8 32 (10.19%) Programme Management
9 31 (9.87%) Decision-Making
10 29 (9.24%) Business Case
10 29 (9.24%) DevOps
11 27 (8.60%) Business Intelligence
12 26 (8.28%) Change Management
13 24 (7.64%) Waterfall
14 22 (7.01%) Service Delivery
15 20 (6.37%) Service Management
16 19 (6.05%) Business Analysis
16 19 (6.05%) Requirements Gathering
17 18 (5.73%) Continuous Improvement
17 18 (5.73%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (8.60%) SQL
2 15 (4.78%) JavaScript
3 14 (4.46%) Java
4 12 (3.82%) PowerShell
5 10 (3.18%) Python
6 9 (2.87%) C#
7 8 (2.55%) C
8 2 (0.64%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.32%) ANSI C
9 1 (0.32%) C++
9 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) R
9 1 (0.32%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.32%) TypeScript
9 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 39 (12.42%) Security Cleared
2 30 (9.55%) SC Cleared
3 15 (4.78%) PMI Certification
4 12 (3.82%) Degree
4 12 (3.82%) PMP
5 7 (2.23%) DV Cleared
5 7 (2.23%) ISEB
6 6 (1.91%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (1.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 5 (1.59%) APMP
7 5 (1.59%) CISA
7 5 (1.59%) CISM
7 5 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 4 (1.27%) CISSP
8 4 (1.27%) DBS Check
8 4 (1.27%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
8 4 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (0.96%) MCSE
9 3 (0.96%) VCP6
9 3 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.50%) SLA
2 7 (2.23%) PMO
3 6 (1.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.59%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.59%) QA
5 3 (0.96%) COBIT
6 2 (0.64%) GDPR
7 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.32%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
7 1 (0.32%) DO-178B
7 1 (0.32%) Government Security Classifications
7 1 (0.32%) IFRS
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.32%) NIST
System Software
1 8 (2.55%) Active Directory
2 7 (2.23%) NFS
3 5 (1.59%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (1.59%) vSphere
4 4 (1.27%) Docker
5 3 (0.96%) XenApp
6 2 (0.64%) vCloud
7 1 (0.32%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 1 (0.32%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.32%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (1.27%) Ansible
1 4 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (1.27%) Puppet
2 3 (0.96%) vRealize
3 2 (0.64%) Kubernetes
3 2 (0.64%) SCCM
3 2 (0.64%) Terraform
4 1 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (0.32%) Single Sign-On
4 1 (0.32%) WSUS
4 1 (0.32%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 40 (12.74%) SAP
2 27 (8.60%) Microsoft
3 21 (6.69%) Oracle
4 11 (3.50%) ServiceNow
5 9 (2.87%) Salesforce.com
6 7 (2.23%) Red Hat
7 6 (1.91%) Workday
8 5 (1.59%) VMware
9 4 (1.27%) Cisco
10 3 (0.96%) Capita
10 3 (0.96%) CheckPoint
10 3 (0.96%) Ciena
10 3 (0.96%) Citrix
10 3 (0.96%) ESRI
10 3 (0.96%) MuleSoft
10 3 (0.96%) UiPath
11 2 (0.64%) Atlassian
11 2 (0.64%) Google
11 2 (0.64%) Nintex
11 2 (0.64%) Splunk