The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 28 March 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 West
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 92 118
Rank change year-on-year +1 +26  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 47 42 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.83% 1.44% 0.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.24% 1.81% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 30 27
Median daily rate £344 £356 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% -20.83%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £280 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £410 £425
% change year-on-year +2.43% -3.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

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 West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2099 2325 2484
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.64% 79.84% 78.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1376 1533 1602
Median daily rate £400 £388 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -3.12%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £275 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 138 87
Median hourly rate £39.00 £42.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.69% +20.71%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £27.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.20 £46.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the South West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in the South West over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the South West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the South West

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 28 March 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
Wiltshire +10 25 £333 -16.75%
Bristol +10 11 £345 +15.00%
Gloucestershire +2 7 £500 +51.51%
Devon -5 1 £338 - 1
Stakeholder Engagement
England

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 West region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 19 (25.00%) Project Management
3 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
4 13 (17.11%) Change Management
4 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
5 11 (14.47%) PMO
6 10 (13.16%) Management Information System
7 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
7 9 (11.84%) SharePoint
7 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (11.84%) Retail
7 9 (11.84%) Programme Governance
8 8 (10.53%) Change Control
8 8 (10.53%) Logistics
8 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
8 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
9 7 (9.21%) Workflow
9 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
10 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
10 6 (7.89%) Quality Management
11 5 (6.58%) Defect Management
11 5 (6.58%) SAP
11 5 (6.58%) Information Management
12 4 (5.26%) Information Assurance
12 4 (5.26%) Banking
12 4 (5.26%) IBM
12 4 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
13 3 (3.95%) Service Design

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 (11.84%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Excel
1 3 (3.95%) MS Project
2 2 (2.63%) MS Office
3 1 (1.32%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.95%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
1 1 (1.32%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.32%) DAB
1 1 (1.32%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.32%) Data Mart
2 1 (1.32%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.32%) DB2
2 1 (1.32%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.32%) Rational DOORS
General
1 34 (44.74%) Finance
2 13 (17.11%) Telecoms
3 9 (11.84%) Retail
4 4 (5.26%) Banking
5 3 (3.95%) Electronics
5 3 (3.95%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.95%) Marketing
6 2 (2.63%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.32%) Automotive
7 1 (1.32%) Billing
7 1 (1.32%) Law
7 1 (1.32%) Military
Job Titles
1 20 (26.32%) Analyst
1 20 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 14 (18.42%) Architect
3 8 (10.53%) Business Analyst
3 8 (10.53%) Integration Architect
4 7 (9.21%) PMO Analyst
5 6 (7.89%) IT Analyst
6 5 (6.58%) Defect Manager
6 5 (6.58%) Senior Manager
7 4 (5.26%) Programme Analyst
7 4 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 3 (3.95%) Security Specialist
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Analyst
8 3 (3.95%) Senior Business Analyst
9 2 (2.63%) Coordinator
9 2 (2.63%) Developer
9 2 (2.63%) Project Coordinator
9 2 (2.63%) Solutions Architect
9 2 (2.63%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.32%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.16%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.95%) NHS
3 2 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Blog
4 1 (1.32%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.32%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.32%) RIA
4 1 (1.32%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
4 1 (1.32%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.63%) AIX
2 1 (1.32%) Linux
2 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.00%) Project Management
2 15 (19.74%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (17.11%) Change Management
4 9 (11.84%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (11.84%) PRINCE2
4 9 (11.84%) Programme Governance
5 8 (10.53%) Change Control
5 8 (10.53%) Logistics
6 7 (9.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 7 (9.21%) Workflow
7 6 (7.89%) Programme Management
7 6 (7.89%) Quality Management
7 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.58%) Defect Management
8 5 (6.58%) Information Management
9 4 (5.26%) Information Assurance
9 4 (5.26%) Resource Allocation
10 3 (3.95%) Digital Marketing
10 3 (3.95%) Test Strategy
10 3 (3.95%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) C
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
2 1 (1.32%) Python
Qualifications
1 15 (19.74%) Security Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) DV Cleared
2 8 (10.53%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.95%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (3.95%) HNC
4 2 (2.63%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (1.32%) APMP
5 1 (1.32%) ISEB
5 1 (1.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) PMO
2 2 (2.63%) JSP 440
3 1 (1.32%) COBIT
3 1 (1.32%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.32%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.32%) MiFID
3 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (6.58%) SAP
2 4 (5.26%) IBM
3 2 (2.63%) Atlassian
3 2 (2.63%) Talend
4 1 (1.32%) Amdocs
4 1 (1.32%) BT
4 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat