Period
to 24 November 2017

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 24 November 2017 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
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 14 28 18
Rank change year-on-year +14 -10 0
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 493 320 501
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 8.70% 5.63% 7.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.72% 7.03% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 336 246 391
South West median daily rate £410 £423 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.90% +5.63% -6.43%
10th Percentile £277 £253 £288
90th Percentile £575 £575 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.78% - +0.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 9
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.62% -5.45% -
10th Percentile £20.98 £26.00 £23.55
90th Percentile £46.63 £26.00 £28.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £43.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -16.28% +77.32%

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 4600 4555 5222
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 81.17% 80.08% 79.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2904 3079 3534
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £256 £238 £255
90th Percentile £559 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 267 261
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -19.23% +41.82%
10th Percentile £12.34 £12.00 £14.13
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £49.19
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017.

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 24 November 2017. 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 +9 159 £414 +3.44% 26
Wiltshire +8 132 £438 -5.41% 2
Gloucestershire +21 87 £425 -5.56% 3
Devon +15 31 £375 +7.14% 2
Dorset +7 24 £475 +20.63% 10
Somerset +6 22 £370 +5.71% 1
Cornwall -3 9 £250 -16.67% 2
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 219 (44.42%) Finance
2 141 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
3 87 (17.65%) Banking
4 80 (16.23%) Project Management
5 74 (15.01%) Security Cleared
6 66 (13.39%) Migration
7 55 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
8 46 (9.33%) SQL
9 45 (9.13%) SAP
9 45 (9.13%) Scrum
10 44 (8.92%) Business Analysis
11 42 (8.52%) Telecoms
11 42 (8.52%) Change Management
12 41 (8.32%) PRINCE2
13 38 (7.71%) PMO
14 37 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
14 37 (7.51%) Programme Management
15 36 (7.30%) Retail Banking
15 36 (7.30%) SC Cleared
16 34 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
17 32 (6.49%) Change Control
18 31 (6.29%) Risk Management
19 28 (5.68%) Marketing
20 27 (5.48%) Data Migration
20 27 (5.48%) Manufacturing
21 26 (5.27%) DV Cleared
21 26 (5.27%) Degree
22 25 (5.07%) QA
22 25 (5.07%) Mentoring
23 22 (4.46%) Defect Management

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 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 15 (3.04%) Confluence
2 15 (3.04%) SAS
3 4 (0.81%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.61%) CMS
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.41%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.20%) Apache
6 1 (0.20%) GlassFish
6 1 (0.20%) JCAPS
6 1 (0.20%) NServiceBus
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.20%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 21 (4.26%) Microsoft Excel
2 16 (3.25%) Microsoft Project
3 13 (2.64%) MS Visio
4 11 (2.23%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Office
6 2 (0.41%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (1.62%) SAP CO
1 8 (1.62%) SAP FI
1 8 (1.62%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (1.01%) SAP FI-AP
2 5 (1.01%) SAP SD
2 5 (1.01%) SAP WM
3 4 (0.81%) SAP SRM
4 3 (0.61%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.61%) SAP IS-U
4 3 (0.61%) SystmOne
5 2 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.41%) PeopleSoft HCM
6 1 (0.20%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.20%) Maximo
6 1 (0.20%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.20%) SAP APO
6 1 (0.20%) SAP HR
6 1 (0.20%) SAP PS
6 1 (0.20%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.20%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.84%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.83%) Office 365
3 7 (1.42%) Microsoft Azure
4 6 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (1.01%) AWS CloudFormation
5 5 (1.01%) AWS Lambda
5 5 (1.01%) Serverless
6 3 (0.61%) SaaS
7 2 (0.41%) Google Cloud Platform
7 2 (0.41%) PaaS
8 1 (0.20%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.20%) IaaS
8 1 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
8 1 (0.20%) Silverpop
Communications & Networking
1 13 (2.64%) Wi-Fi
2 10 (2.03%) WAN
3 9 (1.83%) LAN
4 7 (1.42%) Firewall
5 5 (1.01%) SMS
6 4 (0.81%) Broadband
6 4 (0.81%) Unified Communications
7 3 (0.61%) Internet
7 3 (0.61%) WebEx
7 3 (0.61%) Wireless
8 2 (0.41%) 3G
8 2 (0.41%) 4G
8 2 (0.41%) Network Security
8 2 (0.41%) WLAN
9 1 (0.20%) DNS
9 1 (0.20%) Intranet
9 1 (0.20%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (0.20%) MPLS
9 1 (0.20%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (0.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (3.85%) SQL Server
2 18 (3.65%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.03%) DataStage
3 10 (2.03%) IBM InfoSphere
4 9 (1.83%) Base SAS
5 7 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (1.22%) Amazon RDS
6 6 (1.22%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (1.01%) Big Data
8 4 (0.81%) SAS Enterprise Guide
9 3 (0.61%) Hadoop
9 3 (0.61%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 3 (0.61%) SAS EBI
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.41%) Amazon Redshift
10 2 (0.41%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 2 (0.41%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.41%) Power BI
10 2 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 21 (4.26%) JIRA
2 7 (1.42%) Git (software)
3 6 (1.22%) Jenkins
4 5 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.61%) Toad
6 2 (0.41%) Cucumber
6 2 (0.41%) Maven
6 2 (0.41%) ProC
6 2 (0.41%) Selenium
6 2 (0.41%) SoapUI
6 2 (0.41%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.20%) Ant
7 1 (0.20%) GitLab
7 1 (0.20%) HP UFT
7 1 (0.20%) IntelliJ
7 1 (0.20%) JUnit
7 1 (0.20%) NeoLoad
7 1 (0.20%) PhpStorm
7 1 (0.20%) Subversion
7 1 (0.20%) TeamCity
General
1 219 (44.42%) Finance
2 87 (17.65%) Banking
3 42 (8.52%) Telecoms
4 36 (7.30%) Retail Banking
5 28 (5.68%) Marketing
6 27 (5.48%) Manufacturing
7 21 (4.26%) Retail
8 20 (4.06%) Electronics
9 11 (2.23%) Military
10 8 (1.62%) Legal
11 5 (1.01%) Billing
11 5 (1.01%) Investment Banking
12 2 (0.41%) Financial Institution
12 2 (0.41%) General Ledger
12 2 (0.41%) Publishing
13 1 (0.20%) Back Office
13 1 (0.20%) Local Government
13 1 (0.20%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 137 (27.79%) Analyst
2 94 (19.07%) Project Manager
3 60 (12.17%) Business Analyst
4 51 (10.34%) Architect
5 34 (6.90%) Developer
6 27 (5.48%) Test Analyst
7 26 (5.27%) Banking Analyst
8 19 (3.85%) IT Manager
9 18 (3.65%) Delivery Manager
10 16 (3.25%) PMO Analyst
10 16 (3.25%) Senior Analyst
11 14 (2.84%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.64%) Change Manager
13 12 (2.43%) Enterprise Architect
13 12 (2.43%) Service Manager
13 12 (2.43%) Solutions Architect
14 11 (2.23%) Business Manager
14 11 (2.23%) Consultant
14 11 (2.23%) IT Project Manager
14 11 (2.23%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (2.23%) Web Services
2 9 (1.83%) XML
3 8 (1.62%) CSS
3 8 (1.62%) HTML
3 8 (1.62%) JSON
4 7 (1.42%) .NET
5 4 (0.81%) JFC
6 3 (0.61%) HTML5
6 3 (0.61%) REST
6 3 (0.61%) SOAP
7 2 (0.41%) AngularJS
7 2 (0.41%) CSS3
7 2 (0.41%) Middleware
7 2 (0.41%) WCF
8 1 (0.20%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.20%) Ajax
8 1 (0.20%) ASP.NET
8 1 (0.20%) jQuery
8 1 (0.20%) SAML
8 1 (0.20%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 55 (11.16%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.25%) User Experience
3 11 (2.23%) RIA
4 10 (2.03%) Management Information System
5 8 (1.62%) Greenfield Project
6 4 (0.81%) Data Structures
6 4 (0.81%) NHS
7 3 (0.61%) Mainframe
7 3 (0.61%) Mobile App
7 3 (0.61%) SCADA
8 2 (0.41%) IBM Mainframe
8 2 (0.41%) iPad
8 2 (0.41%) Smartphone
8 2 (0.41%) Social Media
8 2 (0.41%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.20%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.20%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.20%) PMI
9 1 (0.20%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.20%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 22 (4.46%) Windows
2 10 (2.03%) Windows 10
3 8 (1.62%) Linux
3 8 (1.62%) Windows 7
4 7 (1.42%) Windows Server
5 5 (1.01%) Unix
6 4 (0.81%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.20%) Android
8 1 (0.20%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.20%) CentOS
8 1 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 141 (28.60%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (16.23%) Project Management
3 66 (13.39%) Migration
4 45 (9.13%) Scrum
5 44 (8.92%) Business Analysis
6 42 (8.52%) Change Management
7 41 (8.32%) PRINCE2
8 37 (7.51%) Business Intelligence
8 37 (7.51%) Programme Management
9 34 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
10 32 (6.49%) Change Control
11 31 (6.29%) Risk Management
12 27 (5.48%) Data Migration
13 25 (5.07%) Mentoring
14 22 (4.46%) Data Modelling
14 22 (4.46%) Defect Management
15 21 (4.26%) Data Analysis
16 20 (4.06%) Coaching
16 20 (4.06%) Digital Marketing
17 19 (3.85%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 46 (9.33%) SQL
2 20 (4.06%) C
3 16 (3.25%) Java
4 10 (2.03%) JavaScript
5 8 (1.62%) Python
6 7 (1.42%) SAS Macro
7 6 (1.22%) C#
7 6 (1.22%) PL/SQL
7 6 (1.22%) VBA
8 5 (1.01%) C++
9 4 (0.81%) PowerShell
10 3 (0.61%) VB
11 2 (0.41%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.41%) PROC SQL
11 2 (0.41%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.20%) ES6
12 1 (0.20%) PHP
12 1 (0.20%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.20%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.20%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 74 (15.01%) Security Cleared
2 36 (7.30%) SC Cleared
3 26 (5.27%) Degree
3 26 (5.27%) DV Cleared
4 14 (2.84%) BPSS Clearance
5 11 (2.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 10 (2.03%) ISEB
6 10 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 8 (1.62%) APMP
8 4 (0.81%) HND
8 4 (0.81%) ISTQB
9 3 (0.61%) CISSP
10 2 (0.41%) IIBA
10 2 (0.41%) Six Sigma Green Belt
11 1 (0.20%) ACCA
11 1 (0.20%) CESG Certified Professional
11 1 (0.20%) CISM
11 1 (0.20%) CRISC
11 1 (0.20%) PMI Certification
11 1 (0.20%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (7.71%) PMO
2 25 (5.07%) QA
3 14 (2.84%) GDPR
4 13 (2.64%) Data Quality
5 8 (1.62%) Disclosure Scotland
6 5 (1.01%) SLA
7 3 (0.61%) IFRS
7 3 (0.61%) IFRS 9
7 3 (0.61%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.41%) FINREP
8 2 (0.41%) PSD2
9 1 (0.20%) COBIT
9 1 (0.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.20%) JSP 440
9 1 (0.20%) RMADS
System Software
1 7 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.81%) Docker
3 2 (0.41%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 6 (1.22%) Nagios
2 4 (0.81%) McAfee ePO
2 4 (0.81%) WSUS
3 2 (0.41%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.41%) Puppet
3 2 (0.41%) TeamSite
4 1 (0.20%) Ansible
4 1 (0.20%) CA Service Virtualization
4 1 (0.20%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.20%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.20%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 45 (9.13%) SAP
2 22 (4.46%) Microsoft
3 19 (3.85%) Oracle
4 13 (2.64%) Teradata
5 10 (2.03%) Cisco
6 7 (1.42%) Citrix
7 6 (1.22%) McAfee
7 6 (1.22%) Unisys
8 4 (0.81%) Dell KACE
8 4 (0.81%) EMC
8 4 (0.81%) IBM
8 4 (0.81%) NetApp
8 4 (0.81%) ServiceNow
8 4 (0.81%) WSO2
9 3 (0.61%) Tableau
9 3 (0.61%) Workday
10 2 (0.41%) F5
10 2 (0.41%) Juniper
10 2 (0.41%) Siemens
10 2 (0.41%) Veritas