Period
to 25 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 25 May 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 Management
England > South West
6 months to
25 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 18 20
Rank change year-on-year +4 +2 -2
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 434 425 443
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.52% 8.20% 7.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.41% 9.83% 9.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 293 325 332
South West median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% -5.60%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £271
90th Percentile £572 £575 £550
England median daily rate £468 £458 £450
% change year-on-year +2.19% +1.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
South West median hourly rate £27.75 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.00% -9.09% -
10th Percentile £23.13 £17.04 £26.25
90th Percentile £53.25 £37.50 £28.75
England median hourly rate £28.00 £44.95 £27.50
% change year-on-year -37.71% +63.45% -38.89%

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 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 4,171 4,324 4,870
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.85% 83.43% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,511 2,815 3,253
South West median daily rate £405 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.85% +4.00% -3.23%
10th Percentile £270 £250 £253
90th Percentile £563 £550 £534
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 219 261
South West median hourly rate £31.00 £39.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.52% -1.25% +22.93%
10th Percentile £11.18 £14.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £52.50 £52.25
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -13.73% +10.87% +9.52%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in the South West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the South West

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the South West over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the South West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management in the South West.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the South West

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South West

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the South West over the 6 months to 25 May 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the South West

Stakeholder Management
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 Management within the South West region over the 6 months to 25 May 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
Bristol +7 166 £425 +8.97% 16
Wiltshire -7 76 £460 +8.88% 4
Gloucestershire +1 60 £425 - 8
Devon -13 26 £350 -12.50%
Dorset +4 25 £425 +4.94% 9
Somerset -1 21 £378 -5.63% 10
Cornwall +4 9 £400 +33.33%
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 175 (40.32%) Finance
2 145 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
3 77 (17.74%) Project Management
3 77 (17.74%) PRINCE2
4 74 (17.05%) Banking
5 57 (13.13%) Security Cleared
6 55 (12.67%) Migration
7 45 (10.37%) Business Analysis
8 32 (7.37%) Retail Banking
9 31 (7.14%) SC Cleared
9 31 (7.14%) Waterfall
10 30 (6.91%) ITIL
11 28 (6.45%) PMO
12 27 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
12 27 (6.22%) Change Management
13 26 (5.99%) Management Information System
13 26 (5.99%) Scrum
14 23 (5.30%) Windows
14 23 (5.30%) Microsoft
14 23 (5.30%) QA
14 23 (5.30%) User Stories
15 22 (5.07%) APMP
16 21 (4.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 21 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
16 21 (4.84%) Degree
16 21 (4.84%) Change Control
17 20 (4.61%) Legal
17 20 (4.61%) Service Management
18 19 (4.38%) Risk Management
18 19 (4.38%) SharePoint

Stakeholder Management
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 19 (4.38%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.84%) Confluence
3 5 (1.15%) IIS
4 4 (0.92%) SAS
5 3 (0.69%) Apache Spark
5 3 (0.69%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (0.69%) Skype for Business
6 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
7 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.23%) CMS
7 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 18 (4.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 15 (3.46%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.76%) Microsoft Office
4 8 (1.84%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 4 (0.92%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.46%) Actimize
2 2 (0.46%) PeopleSoft HCM
2 2 (0.46%) SAP BPC
2 2 (0.46%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) MoSes
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 10 (2.30%) Office 365
1 10 (2.30%) SaaS
2 9 (2.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.92%) PaaS
5 3 (0.69%) FinancialForce
6 2 (0.46%) Google Play
6 2 (0.46%) IaaS
6 2 (0.46%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.46%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.46%) Serverless
7 1 (0.23%) BlueKai
7 1 (0.23%) npm
7 1 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 14 (3.23%) Firewall
2 12 (2.76%) Intranet
3 11 (2.53%) SMS
4 8 (1.84%) Network Security
5 7 (1.61%) Internet
6 6 (1.38%) Skype
7 5 (1.15%) DNS
7 5 (1.15%) Wi-Fi
8 3 (0.69%) DHCP
8 3 (0.69%) LAN
8 3 (0.69%) SAN
8 3 (0.69%) VPN
8 3 (0.69%) WAN
9 2 (0.46%) Tactical Data Link
9 2 (0.46%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.23%) ADSL
10 1 (0.23%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.23%) SNMP
10 1 (0.23%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (3.92%) Data Warehouse
2 13 (3.00%) DataStage
2 13 (3.00%) IBM InfoSphere
3 8 (1.84%) Hadoop
4 7 (1.61%) SQL Server
5 5 (1.15%) Big Data
6 3 (0.69%) DB2
6 3 (0.69%) HBase
6 3 (0.69%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon Redshift
7 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 2 (0.46%) Power BI
7 2 (0.46%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.46%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.46%) SAS EBI
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 12 (2.76%) JIRA
2 4 (0.92%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.92%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.69%) Maven
4 2 (0.46%) Ant
4 2 (0.46%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.46%) Introscope
4 2 (0.46%) Selenium
4 2 (0.46%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.23%) Grunt
5 1 (0.23%) gulp
5 1 (0.23%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.23%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
5 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 175 (40.32%) Finance
2 74 (17.05%) Banking
3 32 (7.37%) Retail Banking
4 20 (4.61%) Legal
5 14 (3.23%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.30%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.30%) Retail
7 9 (2.07%) Marketing
8 7 (1.61%) Publishing
9 6 (1.38%) Military
10 3 (0.69%) Automotive
10 3 (0.69%) General Ledger
10 3 (0.69%) Law
11 2 (0.46%) Advertising
11 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Billing
12 1 (0.23%) Electronics
12 1 (0.23%) International Banking
12 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 102 (23.50%) Analyst
2 94 (21.66%) Project Manager
3 75 (17.28%) Business Analyst
4 39 (8.99%) Architect
5 28 (6.45%) Consultant
6 25 (5.76%) Developer
7 22 (5.07%) Service Manager
8 20 (4.61%) Solutions Architect
9 18 (4.15%) Agile Business Analyst
10 16 (3.69%) IT Manager
11 15 (3.46%) Financial Analyst
12 13 (3.00%) Lead Business Analyst
13 12 (2.76%) Delivery Manager
13 12 (2.76%) IT Project Manager
14 11 (2.53%) DataStage Developer
14 11 (2.53%) Service Analyst
15 10 (2.30%) PMO Analyst
15 10 (2.30%) Senior Manager
16 9 (2.07%) Senior Project Manager
16 9 (2.07%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.00%) .NET
2 5 (1.15%) HTML
2 5 (1.15%) Web Services
3 4 (0.92%) CSS
3 4 (0.92%) Middleware
3 4 (0.92%) SAML
4 3 (0.69%) CSS3
4 3 (0.69%) HTML5
4 3 (0.69%) Kafka
4 3 (0.69%) REST
4 3 (0.69%) SOAP
4 3 (0.69%) XML
5 2 (0.46%) AngularJS
5 2 (0.46%) EJB
5 2 (0.46%) J2EE
5 2 (0.46%) JSP
5 2 (0.46%) Node.js
5 2 (0.46%) React
5 2 (0.46%) Spring
5 2 (0.46%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.22%) Analytical Skills
2 26 (5.99%) Management Information System
3 11 (2.53%) Data Centre
3 11 (2.53%) User Experience
4 8 (1.84%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.61%) CMDB
6 6 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 5 (1.15%) Self-Motivation
8 4 (0.92%) Online Banking
8 4 (0.92%) SWIFT
9 3 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Social Media
10 2 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (0.46%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (0.46%) Freedom of Information
10 2 (0.46%) Graphic Design
10 2 (0.46%) Greenfield Project
10 2 (0.46%) PMI
11 1 (0.23%) EPoS
11 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.30%) Windows
2 9 (2.07%) Linux
2 9 (2.07%) Unix
3 6 (1.38%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.15%) Android
4 5 (1.15%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.23%) CentOS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 145 (33.41%) Agile Software Development
2 77 (17.74%) PRINCE2
2 77 (17.74%) Project Management
3 55 (12.67%) Migration
4 45 (10.37%) Business Analysis
5 31 (7.14%) Waterfall
6 30 (6.91%) ITIL
7 27 (6.22%) Change Management
8 26 (5.99%) Scrum
9 23 (5.30%) User Stories
10 21 (4.84%) Change Control
10 21 (4.84%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 21 (4.84%) User Acceptance Testing
11 20 (4.61%) Service Management
12 19 (4.38%) Risk Management
13 18 (4.15%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (3.92%) Cybersecurity
14 17 (3.92%) Infrastructure Management
15 16 (3.69%) Requirements Management
15 16 (3.69%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.38%) SQL
2 14 (3.23%) Java
3 10 (2.30%) C
4 5 (1.15%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.15%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.92%) VB
6 3 (0.69%) C#
6 3 (0.69%) Scala
6 3 (0.69%) Shell Script
6 3 (0.69%) T-SQL
6 3 (0.69%) VBA
7 1 (0.23%) COBOL
7 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.23%) TypeScript
7 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 57 (13.13%) Security Cleared
2 31 (7.14%) SC Cleared
3 22 (5.07%) APMP
4 21 (4.84%) Degree
5 11 (2.53%) CISSP
6 10 (2.30%) ISEB
6 10 (2.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 9 (2.07%) CISM
8 8 (1.84%) ISTQB
9 7 (1.61%) CISA
9 7 (1.61%) DV Cleared
10 6 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 5 (1.15%) PMP
12 4 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
12 4 (0.92%) CESG Certified Professional
12 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.69%) PMI Certification
14 2 (0.46%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
14 2 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (6.45%) PMO
2 23 (5.30%) QA
3 14 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.30%) SLA
5 9 (2.07%) GDPR
6 6 (1.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 6 (1.38%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.46%) COBIT
7 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.46%) PSD2
8 1 (0.23%) Basel II
8 1 (0.23%) GAAP
8 1 (0.23%) GxP
8 1 (0.23%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.23%) IFRS
8 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.23%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.23%) RMADS
8 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 8 (1.84%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) Docker
2 1 (0.23%) Firmware
2 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.23%) ISA Server
2 1 (0.23%) vSphere
2 1 (0.23%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (2.07%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (1.15%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (0.46%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.46%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Ansible
4 1 (0.23%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.23%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (5.30%) Microsoft
2 15 (3.46%) Teradata
3 13 (3.00%) SAP
4 12 (2.76%) Oracle
5 6 (1.38%) Salesforce.com
5 6 (1.38%) Tableau
6 5 (1.15%) Cisco
6 5 (1.15%) HP
7 4 (0.92%) Capita
7 4 (0.92%) Google
8 3 (0.69%) Hortonworks
8 3 (0.69%) IBM
8 3 (0.69%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (0.46%) AppDynamics
9 2 (0.46%) CA
9 2 (0.46%) Citrix
9 2 (0.46%) Epicor
9 2 (0.46%) MuleSoft
9 2 (0.46%) VMware
9 2 (0.46%) Workday