Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 20 14 26
Rank change year-on-year -6 +12 -7
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 447 476 348
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 7.57% 8.65% 6.02%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 8.89% 10.39% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 333 272
South West median daily rate £438 £413 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -0.36% +3.50%
10th Percentile £325 £267 £258
90th Percentile £575 £582 £575
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 0
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.75
% change year-on-year - -2.10% +4.30%

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 5,030 4,582 4,731
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 85.14% 83.26% 81.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,119 2,901 3,137
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £275 £255 £247
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £468 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 236 186 272
South West median hourly rate £41.68 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.68% +8.57% -5.41%
10th Percentile £11.85 £12.79 £12.63
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £22.84
% change year-on-year -9.69% +1.82% +3.80%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 -8 130 £428 +3.57% 27
Wiltshire -1 124 £475 +5.56% 21
Gloucestershire -7 62 £425 +1.49% 12
Dorset +8 28 £431 +7.81% 10
Devon +7 28 £394 +5.00% 3
Somerset -6 26 £420 +5.00% 3
Cornwall -5 13 £350 +102.90%
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 184 (41.16%) Finance
2 163 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
3 82 (18.34%) Project Management
3 82 (18.34%) Security Cleared
4 78 (17.45%) PRINCE2
5 52 (11.63%) Banking
6 49 (10.96%) SC Cleared
7 43 (9.62%) Business Analysis
7 43 (9.62%) Change Management
8 39 (8.72%) Migration
9 37 (8.28%) Waterfall
10 35 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
11 34 (7.61%) ITIL
12 31 (6.94%) Scrum
13 30 (6.71%) Microsoft
14 29 (6.49%) Manufacturing
14 29 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
15 27 (6.04%) Risk Management
15 27 (6.04%) PMO
16 26 (5.82%) Service Management
17 25 (5.59%) Management Information System
17 25 (5.59%) Problem-Solving
18 24 (5.37%) Service Delivery
18 24 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
18 24 (5.37%) Change Control
19 23 (5.15%) Telecoms
20 22 (4.92%) Data Management
20 22 (4.92%) Oracle
20 22 (4.92%) SDLC
21 20 (4.47%) Data Warehouse

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 13 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 7 (1.57%) Confluence
3 6 (1.34%) Apache Spark
4 5 (1.12%) SAS
5 3 (0.67%) IIS
6 2 (0.45%) IBM Notes
7 1 (0.22%) CMS
7 1 (0.22%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.91%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.46%) Microsoft Office
4 10 (2.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.45%) SAP ERP
2 2 (0.45%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.22%) Actimize
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.22%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 1 (0.22%) Primavera
3 1 (0.22%) SAP Payroll
3 1 (0.22%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 15 (3.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (2.68%) Office 365
3 7 (1.57%) SaaS
4 6 (1.34%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (0.67%) FinancialForce
5 3 (0.67%) OpenShift
5 3 (0.67%) PaaS
6 2 (0.45%) Amazon EMR
6 2 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.45%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.45%) Google Play
7 1 (0.22%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.22%) npm
7 1 (0.22%) Sauce Labs
7 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.91%) Firewall
2 8 (1.79%) SMS
3 6 (1.34%) Internet
3 6 (1.34%) Wi-Fi
4 4 (0.89%) BGP
4 4 (0.89%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (0.89%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (0.89%) DMVPN
4 4 (0.89%) Multicast
4 4 (0.89%) OSPF
4 4 (0.89%) VPN
4 4 (0.89%) VXLAN
5 3 (0.67%) Network Security
6 2 (0.45%) 3G
6 2 (0.45%) 4G
6 2 (0.45%) DNS
6 2 (0.45%) Intranet
6 2 (0.45%) Junos
6 2 (0.45%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (0.45%) Tactical Data Link
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (4.47%) Data Warehouse
2 12 (2.68%) Hadoop
3 10 (2.24%) IBM InfoSphere
3 10 (2.24%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.01%) DataStage
5 7 (1.57%) DB2
6 6 (1.34%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 6 (1.34%) HBase
6 6 (1.34%) Power BI
6 6 (1.34%) RDBMS
6 6 (1.34%) Relational Database
7 5 (1.12%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (0.89%) Big Data
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Cassandra
9 3 (0.67%) Apache Hive
9 3 (0.67%) BusinessObjects
9 3 (0.67%) Oracle ODI
9 3 (0.67%) QualityStage
10 2 (0.45%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 13 (2.91%) JIRA
2 4 (0.89%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.67%) Cucumber
3 3 (0.67%) Selenium
3 3 (0.67%) Sonatype Nexus
4 2 (0.45%) ERwin
4 2 (0.45%) Rational DOORS
5 1 (0.22%) Bitbucket
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) Grunt
5 1 (0.22%) gulp
5 1 (0.22%) Jasmine
5 1 (0.22%) JMeter
5 1 (0.22%) Mocha
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.22%) Rational Rhapsody
5 1 (0.22%) WebStorm
General
1 184 (41.16%) Finance
2 52 (11.63%) Banking
3 29 (6.49%) Manufacturing
4 23 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 20 (4.47%) Retail
6 19 (4.25%) Retail Banking
7 14 (3.13%) Marketing
8 13 (2.91%) Legal
9 9 (2.01%) Automotive
10 7 (1.57%) Military
11 5 (1.12%) Electronics
12 3 (0.67%) General Ledger
12 3 (0.67%) Publishing
13 1 (0.22%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.22%) French Language
13 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.22%) Law
Job Titles
1 99 (22.15%) Project Manager
2 80 (17.90%) Analyst
3 59 (13.20%) Business Analyst
4 52 (11.63%) Architect
5 27 (6.04%) Consultant
6 23 (5.15%) IT Manager
7 20 (4.47%) Service Manager
7 20 (4.47%) Solutions Architect
8 18 (4.03%) Delivery Manager
9 17 (3.80%) Developer
9 17 (3.80%) Test Manager
10 16 (3.58%) IT Project Manager
11 15 (3.36%) Programme Manager
11 15 (3.36%) Senior Manager
12 12 (2.68%) Business Systems Analyst
13 9 (2.01%) Logistics Analyst
13 9 (2.01%) Systems Analyst
14 8 (1.79%) Change Manager
14 8 (1.79%) Logistics Business Analyst
15 7 (1.57%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.13%) .NET
2 8 (1.79%) Kafka
2 8 (1.79%) Middleware
3 5 (1.12%) J2EE
4 4 (0.89%) React
4 4 (0.89%) SAML
4 4 (0.89%) Velocity
5 3 (0.67%) AngularJS
5 3 (0.67%) JFC
5 3 (0.67%) Node.js
5 3 (0.67%) Spine.js
5 3 (0.67%) Web Services
6 2 (0.45%) .NET Framework
6 2 (0.45%) HTML
6 2 (0.45%) HTML5
6 2 (0.45%) OAuth
6 2 (0.45%) OAuth2
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.45%) RESTful
7 1 (0.22%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 35 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (5.59%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.36%) Data Centre
4 11 (2.46%) Mobile App
5 9 (2.01%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.57%) Computer Science
7 5 (1.12%) CMDB
7 5 (1.12%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (0.67%) Online Banking
8 3 (0.67%) Robotics
8 3 (0.67%) SWIFT
8 3 (0.67%) User Experience
9 2 (0.45%) Data Structures
9 2 (0.45%) iPhone
9 2 (0.45%) Mainframe
9 2 (0.45%) Social Media
9 2 (0.45%) Wiki
10 1 (0.22%) FMCG
10 1 (0.22%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.80%) Windows
2 8 (1.79%) Linux
2 8 (1.79%) Windows 10
3 5 (1.12%) Unix
4 4 (0.89%) Android
4 4 (0.89%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 163 (36.47%) Agile Software Development
2 82 (18.34%) Project Management
3 78 (17.45%) PRINCE2
4 43 (9.62%) Business Analysis
4 43 (9.62%) Change Management
5 39 (8.72%) Migration
6 37 (8.28%) Waterfall
7 34 (7.61%) ITIL
8 31 (6.94%) Scrum
9 29 (6.49%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 27 (6.04%) Risk Management
11 26 (5.82%) Service Management
12 25 (5.59%) Problem-Solving
13 24 (5.37%) Business Intelligence
13 24 (5.37%) Change Control
13 24 (5.37%) Service Delivery
14 22 (4.92%) Data Management
14 22 (4.92%) SDLC
15 19 (4.25%) GAP Analysis
15 19 (4.25%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.03%) Java
2 15 (3.36%) C
2 15 (3.36%) SQL
3 6 (1.34%) Scala
4 5 (1.12%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.67%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (0.67%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.67%) VBA
6 1 (0.22%) C#
6 1 (0.22%) COBOL
6 1 (0.22%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.22%) Python
6 1 (0.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.22%) VB
Qualifications
1 82 (18.34%) Security Cleared
2 49 (10.96%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.25%) DV Cleared
4 13 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 13 (2.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 11 (2.46%) APMP
5 11 (2.46%) ISEB
6 10 (2.24%) CISSP
7 9 (2.01%) BPSS Clearance
8 8 (1.79%) CISM
9 7 (1.57%) CCNP
9 7 (1.57%) CISA
9 7 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 6 (1.34%) ISTQB
11 5 (1.12%) CCIE
11 5 (1.12%) PMP
12 4 (0.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
13 3 (0.67%) Degree
13 3 (0.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (6.04%) PMO
2 17 (3.80%) QA
3 13 (2.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.24%) GDPR
5 7 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 7 (1.57%) PCI DSS
6 6 (1.34%) Data Quality
7 2 (0.45%) COBIT
7 2 (0.45%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (0.45%) SLA
8 1 (0.22%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 1 (0.22%) IFRS
8 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27005
8 1 (0.22%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.22%) RMADS
8 1 (0.22%) SEPA
System Software
1 7 (1.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (1.12%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.22%) Docker
3 1 (0.22%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.22%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (2.01%) Single Sign-On
2 7 (1.57%) vCenter Server
3 3 (0.67%) Kubernetes
3 3 (0.67%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 2 (0.45%) NetIQ Identity Manager
4 2 (0.45%) SCCM
5 1 (0.22%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (6.71%) Microsoft
2 22 (4.92%) Oracle
3 13 (2.91%) SAP
3 13 (2.91%) Teradata
4 10 (2.24%) IBM
5 9 (2.01%) Cisco
5 9 (2.01%) VMware
6 7 (1.57%) Atlassian
7 6 (1.34%) Hortonworks
7 6 (1.34%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.12%) Netezza
8 5 (1.12%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.12%) Tableau
9 4 (0.89%) Informatica
9 4 (0.89%) Red Hat
10 3 (0.67%) Pega
11 2 (0.45%) CheckPoint
11 2 (0.45%) Google
11 2 (0.45%) Ivanti
11 2 (0.45%) NetIQ