Period
to 22 February 2020

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 22 February 2020 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
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 32 29 15
Rank change year-on-year -3 -14 +7
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 308 420 436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 5.66% 6.57% 8.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 6.75% 7.70% 10.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 268 303
South West median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +5.00%
10th Percentile £321 £320 £298
90th Percentile £600 £638 £564
England median daily rate £488 £475 £475
% change year-on-year +2.63% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 7 7
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.43% +40.00% -1.96%
10th Percentile £21.25 £14.50 £19.55
90th Percentile £46.73 £40.00 £41.50
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year - +4.48% -16.25%

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 4,564 5,457 4,314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 83.84% 85.32% 83.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,894 3,477 2,683
South West median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% +6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £288 £260
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +3.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 246 179
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £40.25 £30.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.04% +31.97% -18.67%
10th Percentile £13.50 £12.88 £11.80
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £23.00 £23.84 £24.00
% change year-on-year -3.50% -0.69% -4.00%

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 2020.

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 22 February 2020. 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 98 £450 +9.76% 22
Wiltshire -16 95 £475 -5.00% 13
Devon +9 43 £413 -2.94% 2
Somerset +18 28 £425 - 6
Gloucestershire -26 18 £415 -7.78% 12
Dorset +4 13 £418 -3.19% 7
Cornwall +4 1 £513 +46.43% 1
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, 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.

1 107 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.38%) Project Management
3 68 (22.08%) Finance
4 64 (20.78%) PRINCE2
5 62 (20.13%) Security Cleared
6 52 (16.88%) Project Delivery
7 44 (14.29%) Public Sector
8 41 (13.31%) SC Cleared
9 34 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (9.42%) Scrum
11 28 (9.09%) Change Management
11 28 (9.09%) Microsoft
12 25 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (7.79%) ITIL
13 24 (7.79%) Waterfall
14 23 (7.47%) Analytics
14 23 (7.47%) Migration
15 22 (7.14%) SQL
15 22 (7.14%) JIRA
16 21 (6.82%) Business Analysis
16 21 (6.82%) User Experience
16 21 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
16 21 (6.82%) Retail
17 20 (6.49%) Mentoring
18 19 (6.17%) Degree
18 19 (6.17%) Azure
18 19 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
18 19 (6.17%) CRM
19 18 (5.84%) Java
19 18 (5.84%) Microsoft Office

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 14 (4.55%) Apache Spark
2 13 (4.22%) Apache
3 8 (2.60%) SharePoint
4 6 (1.95%) CMS
5 5 (1.62%) Confluence
6 4 (1.30%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 3 (0.97%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.65%) ColdFusion
8 2 (0.65%) SAS
9 1 (0.32%) Drupal
9 1 (0.32%) WordPress
Applications
1 19 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 18 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
3 11 (3.57%) Microsoft Project
4 6 (1.95%) Sketch
5 5 (1.62%) MS Visio
6 4 (1.30%) InVision
6 4 (1.30%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.30%) Spreadsheet
6 4 (1.30%) UserZoom
6 4 (1.30%) Zeplin
7 2 (0.65%) Figma
7 2 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 1 (0.32%) SOLIDWORKS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.95%) Dynamics AX
1 6 (1.95%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 5 (1.62%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.97%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Magento
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Hybris
4 1 (0.32%) SAP PS
4 1 (0.32%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.32%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.17%) Azure
2 13 (4.22%) AWS
3 9 (2.92%) Office 365
4 7 (2.27%) Dynamics 365
5 4 (1.30%) GCP
5 4 (1.30%) Google Analytics
6 2 (0.65%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.65%) Power Platform
6 2 (0.65%) Salesforce Service Cloud
6 2 (0.65%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.32%) Azure Data Factory
7 1 (0.32%) SaaS
7 1 (0.32%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 1 (0.32%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.62%) LAN
1 5 (1.62%) WAN
2 4 (1.30%) Skype
3 3 (0.97%) CTI
3 3 (0.97%) Unified Communications
4 2 (0.65%) 2G
4 2 (0.65%) 3G
4 2 (0.65%) 4G
4 2 (0.65%) Firewall
4 2 (0.65%) Radio Access Network
4 2 (0.65%) SAN
5 1 (0.32%) 2.5G
5 1 (0.32%) 5G
5 1 (0.32%) DKIM
5 1 (0.32%) DMZ
5 1 (0.32%) MVNO
5 1 (0.32%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
5 1 (0.32%) VPN
5 1 (0.32%) Z-Wave
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (4.87%) Hadoop
2 14 (4.55%) Big Data
2 14 (4.55%) HBase
3 13 (4.22%) Apache Hive
4 2 (0.65%) GIS
4 2 (0.65%) Power BI
5 1 (0.32%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.32%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.32%) JasperReports
5 1 (0.32%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.32%) MySQL
5 1 (0.32%) Parquet
5 1 (0.32%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.32%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.32%) QlikView
5 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 22 (7.14%) JIRA
2 14 (4.55%) Jenkins
2 14 (4.55%) Maven
3 13 (4.22%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.22%) IBM UrbanCode
3 13 (4.22%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.65%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.65%) Selenium
5 1 (0.32%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.32%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.32%) Gradle
5 1 (0.32%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.32%) Mocha
5 1 (0.32%) NetBeans
5 1 (0.32%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.32%) REST Assured
5 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.32%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (22.08%) Finance
2 44 (14.29%) Public Sector
3 21 (6.82%) Retail
4 15 (4.87%) Banking
5 13 (4.22%) Telecoms
6 12 (3.90%) Manufacturing
7 8 (2.60%) Marketing
7 8 (2.60%) Military
8 6 (1.95%) Legal
9 5 (1.62%) Automotive
10 4 (1.30%) Electronics
11 3 (0.97%) Aerospace
12 2 (0.65%) Billing
12 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.65%) Law
12 2 (0.65%) Local Government
13 1 (0.32%) Advertising
13 1 (0.32%) Avionics
13 1 (0.32%) Corporate Banking
13 1 (0.32%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 98 (31.82%) Project Manager
2 43 (13.96%) Analyst
3 35 (11.36%) Architect
4 31 (10.06%) Business Analyst
5 25 (8.12%) IT Manager
6 21 (6.82%) IT Project Manager
7 19 (6.17%) Solutions Architect
8 13 (4.22%) Big Data Engineer
8 13 (4.22%) Data Engineer
9 12 (3.90%) Service Manager
10 8 (2.60%) Change Manager
10 8 (2.60%) Consultant
10 8 (2.60%) Data Manager
10 8 (2.60%) Senior Manager
11 7 (2.27%) Business Change Manager
11 7 (2.27%) Developer
11 7 (2.27%) SC Cleared Project Manager
12 6 (1.95%) Designer
12 6 (1.95%) Salesforce Architect
12 6 (1.95%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.87%) Kafka
2 5 (1.62%) Material Design
3 4 (1.30%) CSS
4 3 (0.97%) HTML
5 2 (0.65%) .NET
5 2 (0.65%) REST
5 2 (0.65%) SailPoint
6 1 (0.32%) Apache Avro
6 1 (0.32%) JFC
6 1 (0.32%) Middleware
6 1 (0.32%) SAP Business Workflow
6 1 (0.32%) SOAP
6 1 (0.32%) Velocity
6 1 (0.32%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (11.04%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (6.82%) User Experience
3 16 (5.19%) Management Information System
4 10 (3.25%) Data Centre
5 5 (1.62%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.30%) NHS
7 3 (0.97%) Robotics
8 2 (0.65%) Replication
8 2 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.32%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.32%) CMDB
9 1 (0.32%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.32%) Freedom of Information
9 1 (0.32%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.32%) Learning Management System
9 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Licensing
9 1 (0.32%) PMI
9 1 (0.32%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (4.22%) Windows
2 7 (2.27%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.62%) Windows Server
4 4 (1.30%) Linux
4 4 (1.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.65%) Android
6 1 (0.32%) CentOS
6 1 (0.32%) Debian
6 1 (0.32%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 107 (34.74%) Agile Software Development
2 72 (23.38%) Project Management
3 64 (20.78%) PRINCE2
4 52 (16.88%) Project Delivery
5 29 (9.42%) Scrum
6 28 (9.09%) Change Management
7 25 (8.12%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (7.79%) ITIL
8 24 (7.79%) Waterfall
9 23 (7.47%) Analytics
9 23 (7.47%) Migration
10 21 (6.82%) Business Analysis
10 21 (6.82%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.49%) Mentoring
12 19 (6.17%) CRM
13 18 (5.84%) Data Modelling
13 18 (5.84%) Risk Management
14 17 (5.52%) Decision-Making
14 17 (5.52%) E-Commerce
14 17 (5.52%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (7.14%) SQL
2 18 (5.84%) Java
3 15 (4.87%) C
4 14 (4.55%) Scala
5 5 (1.62%) JavaScript
6 4 (1.30%) Python
7 2 (0.65%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.65%) VBScript
8 1 (0.32%) Java 8
8 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
8 1 (0.32%) PHP
8 1 (0.32%) VB
8 1 (0.32%) VBA
Qualifications
1 62 (20.13%) Security Cleared
2 41 (13.31%) SC Cleared
3 19 (6.17%) Degree
4 16 (5.19%) DV Cleared
5 13 (4.22%) Computer Science Degree
6 8 (2.60%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 7 (2.27%) APMG
7 7 (2.27%) PMP
8 5 (1.62%) ISEB
9 4 (1.30%) APMP
9 4 (1.30%) IIBA
9 4 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.97%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.97%) ITIL Certification
10 3 (0.97%) TOGAF Certification
11 2 (0.65%) CCNP
11 2 (0.65%) CISSP
11 2 (0.65%) HNC
11 2 (0.65%) MCSE
11 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (5.52%) PMO
2 7 (2.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.95%) GDPR
4 4 (1.30%) Cyber Essentials
4 4 (1.30%) QA
4 4 (1.30%) SLA
5 2 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
5 2 (0.65%) WCAG
6 1 (0.32%) COBIT
6 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
6 1 (0.32%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.32%) PMBOK
6 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (4.22%) HDFS
2 6 (1.95%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.30%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (0.65%) Docker
4 2 (0.65%) NDS
4 2 (0.65%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (0.65%) VMware NSX
4 2 (0.65%) vSphere
5 1 (0.32%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.32%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 13 (4.22%) Hadoop YARN
2 4 (1.30%) TeamSite
3 3 (0.97%) Ansible
3 3 (0.97%) vCenter Server
4 2 (0.65%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.32%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.32%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (0.32%) Puppet
5 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Satellite
5 1 (0.32%) Red Hat Spacewalk
5 1 (0.32%) Terraform
5 1 (0.32%) WMI
5 1 (0.32%) WSUS
5 1 (0.32%) yum
Vendors
1 28 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 16 (5.19%) Salesforce.com
2 16 (5.19%) SAP
3 14 (4.55%) Hortonworks
4 8 (2.60%) Adobe
5 7 (2.27%) VMware
6 6 (1.95%) Google
7 5 (1.62%) Apple
8 4 (1.30%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.30%) Cisco
8 4 (1.30%) Oracle
9 3 (0.97%) Remedy
10 2 (0.65%) Citrix
10 2 (0.65%) Demandware
10 2 (0.65%) EqualLogic
10 2 (0.65%) ForgeRock
10 2 (0.65%) NetIQ
10 2 (0.65%) Snow
10 2 (0.65%) Veeam
10 2 (0.65%) Workday