Period
to 9 December 2018

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 6 months to 9 December 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 West
6 months to
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 130 104 127
Rank change year-on-year -26 +23 +15
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 100 96 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.57% 1.73% 1.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.82% 2.08% 1.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 74 52
South West median daily rate £450 £431 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.35% +1.47% +13.33%
10th Percentile £320 £281 £287
90th Percentile £625 £596 £538
England median daily rate £475 £464 £450
% change year-on-year +2.37% +3.11% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 10
South West median hourly rate £68.39 - £38.00
10th Percentile £68.20 - £22.00
90th Percentile £68.59 - £42.33
England median hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year +2.94% -10.53% +36.85%

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 West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South West
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 5,487 4,620 4,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.91% 83.35% 82.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,507 2,903 3,148
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £253 £238
90th Percentile £575 £559 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 215 195 293
South West median hourly rate £41.50 £33.00 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.76% - -15.92%
10th Percentile £13.55 £11.73 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £22.00 £24.69 £22.67
% change year-on-year -10.88% +8.90% +3.03%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

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 6 months to 9 December 2018.

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 9 December 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
Wiltshire -14 45 £519 +14.01% 2
Bristol -4 27 £409 -3.76% 8
Gloucestershire -8 9 £450 +38.46% 4
Devon +4 5 £319 -20.31%
Dorset +2 3 £425 +18.06% 2
Cornwall -9 1 £400 +6.67%
Somerset -9 1 - -
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 West region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 45 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 36 (36.00%) Finance
3 28 (28.00%) SC Cleared
4 21 (21.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (19.00%) Project Management
6 15 (15.00%) Programme Management
7 14 (14.00%) PRINCE2
8 13 (13.00%) Migration
9 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
10 11 (11.00%) DV Cleared
10 11 (11.00%) Business Analysis
11 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
11 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (10.00%) Manufacturing
11 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
12 9 (9.00%) SAP
12 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
13 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
13 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
13 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
13 8 (8.00%) Banking
14 7 (7.00%) Electronics
14 7 (7.00%) Service Management
14 7 (7.00%) Change Management
14 7 (7.00%) C
14 7 (7.00%) Office 365
14 7 (7.00%) Marketing
14 7 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
14 7 (7.00%) Digital Marketing

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 12 (12.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.00%) SAS
3 1 (1.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (2.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.00%) BASE24
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.00%) Actimize
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (1.00%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.00%) Office 365
3 5 (5.00%) SaaS
4 4 (4.00%) IaaS
4 4 (4.00%) PaaS
5 1 (1.00%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (1.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.00%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.00%) Network Security
2 2 (2.00%) ATM
2 2 (2.00%) SMS
3 1 (1.00%) Firewall
3 1 (1.00%) LAN
3 1 (1.00%) MPLS
3 1 (1.00%) Skype
3 1 (1.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.00%) Base SAS
1 2 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (2.00%) Power BI
1 2 (2.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 2 (2.00%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (1.00%) Big Data
2 1 (1.00%) DataStage
2 1 (1.00%) QlikView
2 1 (1.00%) SAP BW
2 1 (1.00%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (1.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.00%) LSMW
General
1 36 (36.00%) Finance
2 10 (10.00%) Manufacturing
3 8 (8.00%) Banking
3 8 (8.00%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.00%) Electronics
4 7 (7.00%) Marketing
5 3 (3.00%) Military
5 3 (3.00%) Retail
6 2 (2.00%) Back Office
6 2 (2.00%) Law
6 2 (2.00%) Legal
6 2 (2.00%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.00%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (18.00%) Analyst
1 18 (18.00%) Project Manager
2 16 (16.00%) Architect
3 9 (9.00%) Business Analyst
4 5 (5.00%) Developer
5 4 (4.00%) Delivery Manager
5 4 (4.00%) Junior
5 4 (4.00%) Requirements Manager
5 4 (4.00%) Test Analyst
6 3 (3.00%) Applications Architect
6 3 (3.00%) Azure Architect
6 3 (3.00%) Banking Analyst
6 3 (3.00%) ERP Manager
6 3 (3.00%) Programme Manager
6 3 (3.00%) Solutions Architect
6 3 (3.00%) Technical Architect
6 3 (3.00%) TOGAF Architect
6 3 (3.00%) Transformation Analyst
7 2 (2.00%) Business Transformation Analyst
7 2 (2.00%) Digital Transformation
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.00%) JFC
2 1 (1.00%) IDoc
2 1 (1.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (3.00%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.00%) Cyber Defence
5 2 (2.00%) Cyber Kill Chain
5 2 (2.00%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (2.00%) NHS
5 2 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (2.00%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.00%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.00%) Windows
2 3 (3.00%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.00%) Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 19 (19.00%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (19.00%) Project Management
3 15 (15.00%) Programme Management
4 14 (14.00%) PRINCE2
5 13 (13.00%) Migration
6 11 (11.00%) Business Analysis
7 9 (9.00%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (7.00%) Change Management
8 7 (7.00%) Digital Marketing
8 7 (7.00%) Service Management
8 7 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
9 6 (6.00%) Change Control
9 6 (6.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 6 (6.00%) Problem-Solving
9 6 (6.00%) Project Planning
9 6 (6.00%) Requirements Management
10 5 (5.00%) Information Assurance
10 5 (5.00%) Risk Management
10 5 (5.00%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.00%) C
2 3 (3.00%) SQL
3 1 (1.00%) ABAP
3 1 (1.00%) C#
3 1 (1.00%) R
Qualifications
1 45 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 28 (28.00%) SC Cleared
3 11 (11.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 4 (4.00%) ISEB
6 3 (3.00%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (3.00%) CEH
6 3 (3.00%) CISSP
6 3 (3.00%) ISTQB
7 2 (2.00%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (2.00%) DBS Check
7 2 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (1.00%) APMP
8 1 (1.00%) CCNA
8 1 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.00%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.00%) PMO
2 2 (2.00%) SEPA
3 1 (1.00%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.00%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (1.00%) GDPR
3 1 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) RMADS
System Software
1 3 (3.00%) Virtual Servers
2 2 (2.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.00%) Firmware
3 1 (1.00%) Virtual Desktop
3 1 (1.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (5.00%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 9 (9.00%) SAP
2 8 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.00%) Oracle
4 2 (2.00%) Cisco
5 1 (1.00%) Google
5 1 (1.00%) Progress
5 1 (1.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.00%) Tableau
5 1 (1.00%) Teradata
5 1 (1.00%) VMware