Period
to 20 February 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 20 February 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
20 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 22 24
Rank change year-on-year +8 +2 -7
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 441 363 432
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.45% 6.68% 7.01%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.53% 8.16% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 305 276 326
South West median daily rate £420 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - -9.09%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £281
90th Percentile £563 £538 £532
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 3 10
South West median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -9.09% -
10th Percentile £19.55 £17.04 £24.90
90th Percentile £41.50 £27.20 £28.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -14.29% +12.00%

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 4,187 4,451 5,029
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 80.23% 81.94% 81.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,600 2,976 3,448
South West median daily rate £400 £377 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.17% +0.47% -3.85%
10th Percentile £263 £235 £256
90th Percentile £575 £550 £515
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 276 249
South West median hourly rate £30.75 £37.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.00% -6.25% +36.75%
10th Percentile £11.80 £12.00 £14.10
90th Percentile £48.75 £47.50 £50.00
England median hourly rate £24.09 £25.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -3.64% +6.38% +17.50%

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 20 February 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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +5 154 £423 +5.75% 35
Wiltshire +3 101 £450 +8.43% 8
Gloucestershire +14 82 £405 -9.50% 9
Devon -4 24 £338 -15.63% 4
Dorset +2 20 £450 +16.13% 5
Somerset -5 18 £350 +0.72% 3
Cornwall 0 9 £375 +25.00%
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 179 (40.59%) Finance
2 148 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
3 81 (18.37%) Banking
4 80 (18.14%) Project Management
5 62 (14.06%) Migration
6 53 (12.02%) Security Cleared
7 51 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (10.20%) Business Analysis
9 41 (9.30%) Scrum
10 40 (9.07%) SQL
11 39 (8.84%) PRINCE2
12 38 (8.62%) Retail Banking
13 35 (7.94%) PMO
14 34 (7.71%) SC Cleared
14 34 (7.71%) User Acceptance Testing
15 29 (6.58%) Degree
16 28 (6.35%) Microsoft
16 28 (6.35%) Change Control
17 27 (6.12%) User Stories
17 27 (6.12%) Change Management
17 27 (6.12%) JIRA
18 25 (5.67%) Waterfall
18 25 (5.67%) Risk Management
19 23 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
19 23 (5.22%) Programme Management
20 22 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
21 21 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
21 21 (4.76%) QA
21 21 (4.76%) Coaching
21 21 (4.76%) User Experience

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 20 (4.54%) Confluence
2 16 (3.63%) SharePoint
3 12 (2.72%) SAS
4 3 (0.68%) CMS
5 2 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.23%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 23 (5.22%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.63%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (2.95%) Microsoft Office
4 7 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) Actimize
2 2 (0.45%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.45%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.23%) Maximo
3 1 (0.23%) MoSes
3 1 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.23%) SAP CO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (0.23%) SAP FI-GL
3 1 (0.23%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.23%) SAP PS
3 1 (0.23%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.23%) Unica
3 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.36%) SaaS
4 4 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.91%) AWS CloudFormation
4 4 (0.91%) AWS Lambda
4 4 (0.91%) Serverless
5 3 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.68%) IaaS
5 3 (0.68%) Office 365
6 2 (0.45%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (0.45%) IBM Blueworks
6 2 (0.45%) Mimecast
6 2 (0.45%) PaaS
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
7 1 (0.23%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.72%) Firewall
2 11 (2.49%) Intranet
3 7 (1.59%) Network Security
4 5 (1.13%) Skype
5 4 (0.91%) Broadband
5 4 (0.91%) SMS
6 3 (0.68%) DNS
6 3 (0.68%) Internet
7 2 (0.45%) 3G
7 2 (0.45%) 4G
7 2 (0.45%) LAN
7 2 (0.45%) SAN
7 2 (0.45%) VPN
7 2 (0.45%) WAN
7 2 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.23%) 2G
8 1 (0.23%) HTTP
8 1 (0.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (0.23%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (4.99%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 14 (3.17%) DataStage
3 14 (3.17%) IBM InfoSphere
4 7 (1.59%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (1.13%) Base SAS
5 5 (1.13%) Hadoop
5 5 (1.13%) SAS EBI
6 4 (0.91%) Amazon RDS
7 3 (0.68%) Amazon Redshift
7 3 (0.68%) Big Data
7 3 (0.68%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 3 (0.68%) DB2
7 3 (0.68%) Relational Database
7 3 (0.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 27 (6.12%) JIRA
2 9 (2.04%) Git (software)
2 9 (2.04%) Jenkins
3 5 (1.13%) Maven
4 3 (0.68%) Ant
4 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
4 3 (0.68%) Selenium
4 3 (0.68%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.68%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.45%) Artifactory
5 2 (0.45%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.45%) Introscope
5 2 (0.45%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.23%) Oracle APEX
6 1 (0.23%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
6 1 (0.23%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.23%) Subversion
6 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 179 (40.59%) Finance
2 81 (18.37%) Banking
3 38 (8.62%) Retail Banking
4 20 (4.54%) Telecoms
5 19 (4.31%) Retail
6 15 (3.40%) Military
7 14 (3.17%) Manufacturing
8 12 (2.72%) Marketing
9 11 (2.49%) Legal
10 6 (1.36%) Electronics
11 5 (1.13%) Publishing
12 2 (0.45%) Automotive
12 2 (0.45%) Billing
12 2 (0.45%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.45%) Law
13 1 (0.23%) Back Office
13 1 (0.23%) International Banking
13 1 (0.23%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 134 (30.39%) Analyst
2 87 (19.73%) Project Manager
3 73 (16.55%) Business Analyst
4 34 (7.71%) Developer
5 28 (6.35%) Architect
6 26 (5.90%) Banking Analyst
7 24 (5.44%) Test Analyst
8 18 (4.08%) Delivery Manager
9 17 (3.85%) IT Manager
10 14 (3.17%) PMO Analyst
10 14 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
10 14 (3.17%) Senior Manager
11 13 (2.95%) DataStage Developer
12 12 (2.72%) Agile Business Analyst
12 12 (2.72%) Consultant
12 12 (2.72%) Financial Analyst
12 12 (2.72%) Test Manager
13 11 (2.49%) Senior Project Manager
14 10 (2.27%) Change Manager
14 10 (2.27%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.49%) XML
2 9 (2.04%) .NET
2 9 (2.04%) HTML
2 9 (2.04%) Web Services
3 8 (1.81%) CSS
3 8 (1.81%) JSON
4 5 (1.13%) HTML5
4 5 (1.13%) SOAP
5 4 (0.91%) CSS3
5 4 (0.91%) REST
6 3 (0.68%) JFC
6 3 (0.68%) SAML
7 2 (0.45%) ASP.NET
7 2 (0.45%) DHTML
7 2 (0.45%) EJB
7 2 (0.45%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.45%) J2EE
7 2 (0.45%) JMS
7 2 (0.45%) JSP
7 2 (0.45%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 51 (11.56%) Analytical Skills
2 21 (4.76%) User Experience
3 8 (1.81%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.13%) RIA
5 3 (0.68%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.45%) Data Protection Act
6 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
6 2 (0.45%) Freedom of Information
6 2 (0.45%) Graphic Design
6 2 (0.45%) PMI
6 2 (0.45%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.23%) Blackberry
7 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.23%) CMDB
7 1 (0.23%) EPoS
7 1 (0.23%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
7 1 (0.23%) NHS
7 1 (0.23%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.23%) VLE
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.95%) Windows
2 10 (2.27%) Unix
3 7 (1.59%) Linux
4 4 (0.91%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.68%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.45%) Android
6 2 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.23%) CentOS
7 1 (0.23%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.23%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (33.56%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (18.14%) Project Management
3 62 (14.06%) Migration
4 45 (10.20%) Business Analysis
5 41 (9.30%) Scrum
6 39 (8.84%) PRINCE2
7 34 (7.71%) User Acceptance Testing
8 28 (6.35%) Change Control
9 27 (6.12%) Change Management
9 27 (6.12%) User Stories
10 25 (5.67%) Risk Management
10 25 (5.67%) Waterfall
11 23 (5.22%) Programme Management
12 21 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
12 21 (4.76%) Coaching
13 20 (4.54%) Mentoring
14 19 (4.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 18 (4.08%) Data Migration
16 16 (3.63%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
16 16 (3.63%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 40 (9.07%) SQL
2 13 (2.95%) Java
3 11 (2.49%) C
4 9 (2.04%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.81%) PL/SQL
6 6 (1.36%) Python
7 5 (1.13%) C#
7 5 (1.13%) VBA
8 3 (0.68%) SAS Macro
8 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
8 3 (0.68%) VB
9 2 (0.45%) C++
9 2 (0.45%) Shell Script
10 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.23%) ES6
10 1 (0.23%) Groovy
10 1 (0.23%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.23%) Ruby
10 1 (0.23%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 53 (12.02%) Security Cleared
2 34 (7.71%) SC Cleared
3 29 (6.58%) Degree
4 16 (3.63%) DV Cleared
5 12 (2.72%) BPSS Clearance
5 12 (2.72%) ISEB
6 8 (1.81%) APMP
6 8 (1.81%) ISTQB
6 8 (1.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 5 (1.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.68%) CISSP
9 2 (0.45%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (0.45%) CISM
9 2 (0.45%) HND
9 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.23%) ACCA
10 1 (0.23%) CISA
10 1 (0.23%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.23%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (7.94%) PMO
2 21 (4.76%) QA
3 12 (2.72%) GDPR
4 9 (2.04%) Data Quality
5 7 (1.59%) Disclosure Scotland
6 6 (1.36%) SLA
7 4 (0.91%) IFRS
8 3 (0.68%) IFRS 9
8 3 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 3 (0.68%) PSD2
9 1 (0.23%) Basel II
9 1 (0.23%) FINREP
9 1 (0.23%) GxP
9 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (1.36%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.13%) Docker
3 1 (0.23%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (0.68%) Network Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (0.45%) TeamSite
3 1 (0.23%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.23%) Ansible
3 1 (0.23%) CA Service Virtualization
3 1 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.23%) Nagios
3 1 (0.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 28 (6.35%) Microsoft
2 20 (4.54%) SAP
3 18 (4.08%) Teradata
4 11 (2.49%) Oracle
5 5 (1.13%) Capita
5 5 (1.13%) Tableau
6 4 (0.91%) Cisco
6 4 (0.91%) WSO2
7 3 (0.68%) CA
7 3 (0.68%) Citrix
7 3 (0.68%) Google
7 3 (0.68%) MuleSoft
8 2 (0.45%) AppDynamics
8 2 (0.45%) Cognos
8 2 (0.45%) HP
8 2 (0.45%) IBM
8 2 (0.45%) Microgen
8 2 (0.45%) Netezza
8 2 (0.45%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (0.45%) ServiceNow