Period
to 17 January 2019

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 17 January 2019 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
17 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 30 14 23
Rank change year-on-year -16 +9 -5
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 405 446 331
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 6.36% 8.46% 6.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 7.41% 10.25% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 267 302 246
South West median daily rate £438 £413 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +2.48% +0.63%
10th Percentile £324 £297 £259
90th Percentile £617 £575 £574
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 5 2
South West median hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +67.99% -24.24%
10th Percentile £14.50 £18.95 £16.70
90th Percentile £42.10 £43.50 £24.97
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year - +7.69% -17.73%

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 5,462 4,352 4,436
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.76% 82.56% 82.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,506 2,714 2,949
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £283 £255 £231
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £430
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.65% +1.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 210 177 294
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -11.43% -8.50%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.22 £12.15
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £23.38 £23.72
% change year-on-year +0.53% -1.43% +5.40%

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019.

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 17 January 2019. 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 -12 138 £500 +14.29% 10
Bristol -14 131 £425 +1.40% 31
Gloucestershire -13 59 £438 +6.06% 8
Devon -1 23 £431 +27.78% 1
Somerset -3 19 £421 +20.36% 7
Dorset -3 14 £438 +2.94% 8
Cornwall -4 8 £350 -
Avon - 1 £550 - 1
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 17 January 2019, 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.

1 159 (39.26%) Finance
2 149 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (23.46%) Project Management
4 91 (22.47%) Security Cleared
5 59 (14.57%) PRINCE2
6 49 (12.10%) SC Cleared
7 46 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
8 45 (11.11%) Scrum
9 44 (10.86%) Banking
10 42 (10.37%) Change Management
11 41 (10.12%) Risk Management
12 36 (8.89%) Migration
12 36 (8.89%) Microsoft
12 36 (8.89%) Business Analysis
13 35 (8.64%) DV Cleared
14 34 (8.40%) Waterfall
15 33 (8.15%) ITIL
16 32 (7.90%) Telecoms
17 29 (7.16%) SQL
18 28 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
19 27 (6.67%) Office 365
19 27 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
20 25 (6.17%) SAP
21 24 (5.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
21 24 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
22 22 (5.43%) Service Management
22 22 (5.43%) Windows
22 22 (5.43%) CRM
22 22 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
23 21 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification

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 18 (4.44%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.96%) Confluence
3 7 (1.73%) Apache Spark
3 7 (1.73%) SAS
4 2 (0.49%) CMS
4 2 (0.49%) JBoss
4 2 (0.49%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.49%) SAP Portal
5 1 (0.25%) Apache
5 1 (0.25%) IBM Domino
5 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 15 (3.70%) Microsoft Office
2 14 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 13 (3.21%) Microsoft Project
4 4 (0.99%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.25%) HipChat
5 1 (0.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (1.98%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.23%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.49%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.49%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
4 1 (0.25%) Primavera
4 1 (0.25%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 27 (6.67%) Office 365
2 22 (5.43%) Amazon AWS
3 20 (4.94%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.48%) Apigee
5 5 (1.23%) Amazon EMR
6 3 (0.74%) Amazon Kinesis
6 3 (0.74%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.74%) AWS Lambda
6 3 (0.74%) OpenShift
6 3 (0.74%) Serverless
7 2 (0.49%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.49%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.49%) Dynamics 365
7 2 (0.49%) Firebase
7 2 (0.49%) Oracle CX
7 2 (0.49%) SaaS
8 1 (0.25%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.25%) Azure Data Factory
8 1 (0.25%) Sauce Labs
8 1 (0.25%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (3.21%) Firewall
2 12 (2.96%) WAN
3 7 (1.73%) BGP
3 7 (1.73%) OSPF
3 7 (1.73%) VPN
4 5 (1.23%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 5 (1.23%) DMVPN
4 5 (1.23%) Multicast
4 5 (1.23%) VXLAN
5 4 (0.99%) 4G
6 3 (0.74%) Radio Access Network
6 3 (0.74%) Skype
7 2 (0.49%) 3G
7 2 (0.49%) Broadband
7 2 (0.49%) VLAN
7 2 (0.49%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (0.25%) 3GPP
8 1 (0.25%) HTTP
8 1 (0.25%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
2 17 (4.20%) SQL Server
3 11 (2.72%) Hadoop
4 10 (2.47%) Amazon RDS
5 9 (2.22%) RDBMS
5 9 (2.22%) Relational Database
6 8 (1.98%) DB2
7 6 (1.48%) Big Data
7 6 (1.48%) DataStage
7 6 (1.48%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 6 (1.48%) HBase
7 6 (1.48%) IBM InfoSphere
8 5 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 4 (0.99%) Apache Hive
9 4 (0.99%) Oracle ODI
9 4 (0.99%) QualityStage
10 3 (0.74%) Amazon Athena
10 3 (0.74%) Data Lake
10 3 (0.74%) Power BI
10 3 (0.74%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 20 (4.94%) JIRA
2 8 (1.98%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (0.99%) Selenium
3 4 (0.99%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (0.99%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.74%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.74%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.49%) ERwin
5 2 (0.49%) Gradle
5 2 (0.49%) JMeter
5 2 (0.49%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.25%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.25%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.25%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.25%) ProC
6 1 (0.25%) TestComplete
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (0.25%) WebStorm
General
1 159 (39.26%) Finance
2 44 (10.86%) Banking
3 32 (7.90%) Telecoms
4 17 (4.20%) Manufacturing
5 13 (3.21%) Retail
6 12 (2.96%) Marketing
7 11 (2.72%) Military
7 11 (2.72%) Retail Banking
8 10 (2.47%) Billing
8 10 (2.47%) Electronics
9 9 (2.22%) Back Office
10 5 (1.23%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.49%) French Language
11 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.49%) Legal
11 2 (0.49%) Publishing
11 2 (0.49%) Spanish Language
12 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.25%) Law
Job Titles
1 81 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 75 (18.52%) Analyst
3 51 (12.59%) Architect
4 46 (11.36%) Business Analyst
5 23 (5.68%) Delivery Manager
6 22 (5.43%) Solutions Architect
7 19 (4.69%) IT Manager
8 17 (4.20%) Developer
9 16 (3.95%) Test Manager
10 15 (3.70%) Change Manager
11 13 (3.21%) Technical Architect
12 12 (2.96%) Business Manager
12 12 (2.96%) IT Project Manager
12 12 (2.96%) Senior Manager
12 12 (2.96%) Service Manager
13 10 (2.47%) Consultant
13 10 (2.47%) Designer
14 9 (2.22%) Business Change Manager
15 8 (1.98%) Programme Manager
15 8 (1.98%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.72%) .NET
2 10 (2.47%) Redux
3 9 (2.22%) Web Services
4 8 (1.98%) .NET Framework
5 7 (1.73%) REST
6 6 (1.48%) Kafka
6 6 (1.48%) Middleware
7 4 (0.99%) .NET Core
7 4 (0.99%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (0.99%) Spine.js
8 3 (0.74%) React
9 2 (0.49%) Android SDK
9 2 (0.49%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.49%) Dagger
9 2 (0.49%) OAuth2
9 2 (0.49%) Retrofit
9 2 (0.49%) RxJava
9 2 (0.49%) SAPUI5
9 2 (0.49%) Web Dynpro
9 2 (0.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 46 (11.36%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (4.44%) Data Centre
3 11 (2.72%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.47%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.22%) User Experience
6 4 (0.99%) Self-Motivation
7 3 (0.74%) Robotics
7 3 (0.74%) Social Media
8 2 (0.49%) Fintech
8 2 (0.49%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.25%) CMDB
9 1 (0.25%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.25%) Derivative
9 1 (0.25%) Driving Licence
9 1 (0.25%) Greenfield Project
9 1 (0.25%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.25%) iPad
9 1 (0.25%) Photography
9 1 (0.25%) PKI
9 1 (0.25%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 22 (5.43%) Windows
2 9 (2.22%) Linux
2 9 (2.22%) Windows 10
3 8 (1.98%) Windows Server
4 6 (1.48%) Unix
5 3 (0.74%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.49%) Android
7 1 (0.25%) CentOS
7 1 (0.25%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 149 (36.79%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (23.46%) Project Management
3 59 (14.57%) PRINCE2
4 45 (11.11%) Scrum
5 42 (10.37%) Change Management
6 41 (10.12%) Risk Management
7 36 (8.89%) Business Analysis
7 36 (8.89%) Migration
8 34 (8.40%) Waterfall
9 33 (8.15%) ITIL
10 28 (6.91%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (6.67%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (5.93%) Continuous Improvement
12 24 (5.93%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 22 (5.43%) CRM
13 22 (5.43%) Service Management
14 20 (4.94%) Programme Management
15 19 (4.69%) Change Control
16 17 (4.20%) ERP
17 15 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 29 (7.16%) SQL
2 15 (3.70%) C
2 15 (3.70%) Java
3 7 (1.73%) Scala
3 7 (1.73%) Shell Script
4 6 (1.48%) C#
5 5 (1.23%) T-SQL
6 4 (0.99%) PL/SQL
6 4 (0.99%) Python
6 4 (0.99%) VBA
7 3 (0.74%) JavaScript
8 2 (0.49%) ABAP
8 2 (0.49%) SAPscript
9 1 (0.25%) Bash Shell
9 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 1 (0.25%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.25%) Perl
9 1 (0.25%) PROC SQL
Qualifications
1 91 (22.47%) Security Cleared
2 49 (12.10%) SC Cleared
3 35 (8.64%) DV Cleared
4 21 (5.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 10 (2.47%) CCNP
5 10 (2.47%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (2.22%) ISEB
7 8 (1.98%) BPSS Clearance
7 8 (1.98%) CCIE
8 6 (1.48%) ISTQB
9 5 (1.23%) APMP
9 5 (1.23%) Degree
9 5 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (0.99%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (0.74%) Six Sigma Black Belt
11 3 (0.74%) Six Sigma Green Belt
12 2 (0.49%) GIAC
12 2 (0.49%) GPEN
13 1 (0.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.69%) PMO
2 8 (1.98%) GDPR
2 8 (1.98%) QA
3 6 (1.48%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.49%) COBIT
5 2 (0.49%) Cyber Essentials
5 2 (0.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.25%) SEPA
6 1 (0.25%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (3.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (2.72%) Docker
3 6 (1.48%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.49%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 14 (3.46%) Kubernetes
2 10 (2.47%) vCenter Server
3 6 (1.48%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (0.74%) HP ALM
4 3 (0.74%) SCCM
5 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
5 2 (0.49%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (0.49%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 2 (0.49%) SCOM
5 2 (0.49%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.49%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.25%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (0.25%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 36 (8.89%) Microsoft
2 25 (6.17%) SAP
3 20 (4.94%) Oracle
4 16 (3.95%) VMware
5 12 (2.96%) Cisco
6 11 (2.72%) IBM
7 10 (2.47%) Atlassian
8 7 (1.73%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (1.48%) Netezza
9 6 (1.48%) Teradata
10 4 (0.99%) Hortonworks
10 4 (0.99%) HP
10 4 (0.99%) Informatica
10 4 (0.99%) Red Hat
11 3 (0.74%) Apple
11 3 (0.74%) Citrix
11 3 (0.74%) Pega
11 3 (0.74%) ServiceNow
12 2 (0.49%) McAfee
12 2 (0.49%) NetIQ