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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 88 111
Rank change year-on-year +1 +23  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 48 52 31
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.77% 1.76% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.23% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 35 26
Median daily rate £400 £435 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.04% +34.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £305 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £570 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £438 £413
% change year-on-year -2.85% +5.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £25.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +47.05% -36.25%  

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 2224 2327 2452
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 81.92% 78.83% 78.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 1419 1538 1664
Median daily rate £400 £388 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.22% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £288 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £588 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 92 107 111
Median hourly rate £43.50 £35.50 £36.40
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.53% -2.47%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £21.50 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £47.50 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 26 June 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 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 3 months to 26 June 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 +9 23 £400 +6.66%
Bristol -1 10 £463 +29.82%
Devon 0 7 £400 -15.78%
Dorset +8 1 £400 -15.78% 1
Gloucestershire -7 1 £500 +11.11% 4
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 40 (43.48%) Finance
2 27 (29.35%) Security Cleared
3 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (20.65%) SC Cleared
5 17 (18.48%) Project Management
5 17 (18.48%) Telecoms
5 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (16.30%) PMO
7 14 (15.22%) Change Management
8 13 (14.13%) DV Cleared
9 11 (11.96%) Quality Management
9 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
10 10 (10.87%) PRINCE2
10 10 (10.87%) Change Control
10 10 (10.87%) Programme Governance
11 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
12 8 (8.70%) NHS
12 8 (8.70%) ITIL
12 8 (8.70%) Workflow
12 8 (8.70%) Programme Management
12 8 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
12 8 (8.70%) TOGAF
12 8 (8.70%) Logistics
13 7 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (7.61%) Defect Management
13 7 (7.61%) DevOps
13 7 (7.61%) Degree
13 7 (7.61%) Information Management
13 7 (7.61%) SOA
14 6 (6.52%) C

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 11 (11.96%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.43%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (3.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.09%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (3.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.09%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.26%) SaaS
2 2 (2.17%) IaaS
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (1.09%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.17%) Internet
1 2 (2.17%) LAN
2 1 (1.09%) DAB
2 1 (1.09%) Intranet
2 1 (1.09%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.17%) Big Data
1 2 (2.17%) Electronic Patient Records
2 1 (1.09%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.09%) DB2
2 1 (1.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) JIRA
2 4 (4.35%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (2.17%) Bitbucket
3 2 (2.17%) TestPartner
4 1 (1.09%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 40 (43.48%) Finance
2 17 (18.48%) Telecoms
3 6 (6.52%) Marketing
3 6 (6.52%) Retail
4 5 (5.43%) Banking
5 3 (3.26%) Electronics
5 3 (3.26%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.26%) Military
6 2 (2.17%) Aerospace
6 2 (2.17%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.09%) Automotive
7 1 (1.09%) Billing
7 1 (1.09%) Local Government
7 1 (1.09%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 22 (23.91%) Architect
2 21 (22.83%) Project Manager
3 19 (20.65%) Analyst
4 10 (10.87%) PMO Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Integration Architect
5 8 (8.70%) IT Analyst
5 8 (8.70%) Programme Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 6 (6.52%) Defect Manager
7 5 (5.43%) Senior Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Consultant
8 4 (4.35%) DV Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.35%) SC Cleared Project Manager
8 4 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Business Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Enterprise Architect
9 3 (3.26%) Project Analyst
9 3 (3.26%) Requirements Manager
9 3 (3.26%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.26%) REST
1 3 (3.26%) Web Services
2 1 (1.09%) JFC
2 1 (1.09%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 9 (9.78%) Management Information System
2 8 (8.70%) NHS
3 2 (2.17%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.09%) Animation
4 1 (1.09%) Blog
4 1 (1.09%) Digital Signage
4 1 (1.09%) Reference Data
4 1 (1.09%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.09%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.17%) AIX
2 1 (1.09%) Linux
2 1 (1.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (18.48%) Project Management
2 17 (18.48%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (15.22%) Change Management
4 11 (11.96%) Quality Management
5 10 (10.87%) Change Control
5 10 (10.87%) PRINCE2
5 10 (10.87%) Programme Governance
6 8 (8.70%) ITIL
6 8 (8.70%) Logistics
6 8 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 8 (8.70%) TOGAF
6 8 (8.70%) Workflow
6 8 (8.70%) Zachman Framework
7 7 (7.61%) Defect Management
7 7 (7.61%) DevOps
7 7 (7.61%) Information Management
7 7 (7.61%) SOA
7 7 (7.61%) User Acceptance Testing
8 6 (6.52%) MODAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (6.52%) C
2 1 (1.09%) Python
Qualifications
1 27 (29.35%) Security Cleared
2 19 (20.65%) SC Cleared
3 13 (14.13%) DV Cleared
4 7 (7.61%) Degree
5 5 (5.43%) Chartered Engineer
6 3 (3.26%) HNC
6 3 (3.26%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.17%) CITP
7 2 (2.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (2.17%) MBCS
7 2 (2.17%) PMI Certification
7 2 (2.17%) PMP
8 1 (1.09%) APMP
8 1 (1.09%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (1.09%) ISEB
8 1 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (16.30%) PMO
2 3 (3.26%) COBIT
2 3 (3.26%) JSP 440
3 2 (2.17%) HL7
3 2 (2.17%) QA
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 14001
4 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
4 1 (1.09%) MiFID
System Software
1 3 (3.26%) Docker
2 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (4.35%) SAP
2 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
2 2 (2.17%) IBM
2 2 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.09%) Adobe
3 1 (1.09%) Amdocs
3 1 (1.09%) Apple
3 1 (1.09%) BT
3 1 (1.09%) Red Hat
3 1 (1.09%) Remedy
3 1 (1.09%) Talend