Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 122 103 127
Rank change year-on-year -19 +24 +7
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 101 99 88
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 1.66% 1.80% 1.51%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.94% 2.16% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 74 57
South West median daily rate £450 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -11.11% +25.00%
10th Percentile £320 £276 £302
90th Percentile £634 £550 £600
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 10
South West median hourly rate - - £38.00
England median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £28.02
% change year-on-year -7.89% +35.62% -6.60%

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 5,195 4,585 4,766
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.46% 83.15% 81.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,206 2,895 3,155
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £239
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 232 191 266
South West median hourly rate £41.52 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.61% - -6.04%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.79 £12.44
90th Percentile £49.88 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 -8 45 £519 +15.60% 3
Bristol -13 25 £400 -7.46% 12
Gloucestershire +1 8 £450 +28.57% 3
Devon +3 6 £513 +25.77% 2
Somerset -3 3 - -
Dorset -4 1 £425 +11.84% 3
Cornwall -9 1 £400 +6.67%
Stakeholder Engagement
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 43 (42.57%) Security Cleared
2 41 (40.59%) Finance
3 28 (27.72%) SC Cleared
4 27 (26.73%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
6 23 (22.77%) Project Management
7 18 (17.82%) PRINCE2
8 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
8 15 (14.85%) Programme Management
9 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
10 13 (12.87%) Migration
11 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Excel
12 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
12 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
12 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
12 10 (9.90%) Banking
13 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
13 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
13 9 (8.91%) DV Cleared
13 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
13 9 (8.91%) Marketing
13 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Management
14 8 (7.92%) Waterfall
14 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Project
14 8 (7.92%) Service Management
14 8 (7.92%) SAP
14 8 (7.92%) Change Management
14 8 (7.92%) PMO
15 7 (6.93%) Electronics
15 7 (6.93%) 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 14 (13.86%) SharePoint
2 2 (1.98%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.99%) SAS
Applications
1 12 (11.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (9.90%) Microsoft Office
3 8 (7.92%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (4.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (1.98%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.98%) BASE24
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.99%) Actimize
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.99%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.91%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (5.94%) Office 365
2 6 (5.94%) SaaS
3 5 (4.95%) IaaS
3 5 (4.95%) PaaS
4 1 (0.99%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.99%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.99%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.95%) SMS
2 3 (2.97%) Network Security
3 2 (1.98%) ATM
3 2 (1.98%) Skype
4 1 (0.99%) LAN
4 1 (0.99%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.99%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.98%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (1.98%) Oracle Reports
1 2 (1.98%) Power BI
2 1 (0.99%) Base SAS
2 1 (0.99%) Big Data
2 1 (0.99%) DataStage
2 1 (0.99%) QlikView
2 1 (0.99%) SAP BW
2 1 (0.99%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (0.99%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (0.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 41 (40.59%) Finance
2 10 (9.90%) Banking
2 10 (9.90%) Manufacturing
3 9 (8.91%) Marketing
3 9 (8.91%) Telecoms
4 7 (6.93%) Electronics
5 5 (4.95%) Military
6 4 (3.96%) Retail
6 4 (3.96%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.98%) Back Office
8 1 (0.99%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.99%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.99%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 24 (23.76%) Project Manager
2 16 (15.84%) Analyst
3 13 (12.87%) Architect
4 9 (8.91%) Business Analyst
5 5 (4.95%) Delivery Manager
5 5 (4.95%) Procurement Manager
5 5 (4.95%) Procurement Project Manager
5 5 (4.95%) Product Manager
6 4 (3.96%) Azure Architect
6 4 (3.96%) Developer
6 4 (3.96%) Requirements Manager
7 3 (2.97%) Applications Architect
7 3 (2.97%) Banking Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Consultant
7 3 (2.97%) Junior
7 3 (2.97%) PMO Manager
7 3 (2.97%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Senior Business Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) Test Analyst
7 3 (2.97%) TOGAF Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.97%) JFC
Miscellaneous
1 15 (14.85%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.95%) Data Centre
2 5 (4.95%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (3.96%) NHS
4 3 (2.97%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (1.98%) Self-Motivation
5 2 (1.98%) SWIFT
6 1 (0.99%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.99%) Cyber Defence
6 1 (0.99%) Cyber Kill Chain
6 1 (0.99%) Cyberthreat
6 1 (0.99%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (2.97%) Windows
1 3 (2.97%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (26.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 24 (23.76%) Agile Software Development
3 23 (22.77%) Project Management
4 18 (17.82%) PRINCE2
5 15 (14.85%) Programme Management
6 13 (12.87%) Migration
7 9 (8.91%) Business Intelligence
7 9 (8.91%) Infrastructure Management
8 8 (7.92%) Change Management
8 8 (7.92%) Service Management
8 8 (7.92%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.93%) Business Analysis
9 7 (6.93%) Change Control
9 7 (6.93%) Digital Marketing
9 7 (6.93%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.93%) Technical Architecture
10 6 (5.94%) Product Management
10 6 (5.94%) Requirements Management
10 6 (5.94%) Risk Management
10 6 (5.94%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (6.93%) C
2 2 (1.98%) SQL
3 1 (0.99%) C#
3 1 (0.99%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (42.57%) Security Cleared
2 28 (27.72%) SC Cleared
3 9 (8.91%) DV Cleared
4 4 (3.96%) ISEB
4 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 4 (3.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 3 (2.97%) CEH
5 3 (2.97%) CISSP
5 3 (2.97%) ISTQB
6 2 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (1.98%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.99%) APMP
7 1 (0.99%) CCNA
7 1 (0.99%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.99%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.92%) PMO
2 2 (1.98%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.98%) GDPR
2 2 (1.98%) SEPA
3 1 (0.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.99%) RMADS
System Software
1 4 (3.96%) Virtual Servers
2 1 (0.99%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.99%) Firmware
2 1 (0.99%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 4 (3.96%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.99%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 10 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (7.92%) SAP
3 5 (4.95%) Oracle
4 2 (1.98%) Progress
5 1 (0.99%) Cisco
5 1 (0.99%) Google
5 1 (0.99%) Planview
5 1 (0.99%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (0.99%) Tableau
5 1 (0.99%) Teradata