Period
to 21 February 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Stakeholder and Relationship Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder and Relationship Management over the 6 months to 21 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 and Relationship Management
UK
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 616 644 661
Rank change year-on-year +28 +17 +7
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management 264 203 215
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.21% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.25% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 196 120 155
UK median daily rate £475 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £324 £281
90th Percentile £647 £650 £654
UK excluding London median daily rate £434 £433 £450
% change year-on-year +0.29% -3.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £46.43 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.39% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £46.43 -
% change year-on-year -56.39% - -

Stakeholder and Relationship 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 with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 86,111 80,463 88,072
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.77% 83.81% 82.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,529 53,322 57,292
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +3.13% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,080 2,233 2,595
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £24.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +0.60% +24.25%
10th Percentile £11.50 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.67 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.02 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year -3.92% -3.85% +23.81%

Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder and Relationship Management in the UK

Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management.

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder and Relationship Management in the UK

Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management over the 6 months to 21 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder and Relationship Management in the UK

Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder and Relationship Management in the UK

Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management within the UK over the 6 months to 21 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
England +42 255 £475 -5.94% 39
London +2 133 £525 - 20
UK excluding London +36 132 £434 +0.29% 20
South East +14 59 £475 +1.88% 7
North of England +44 27 £425 +13.33% 6
South West +19 19 £350 +7.69% 1
Yorkshire +16 19 £413 +10.00% 3
Midlands +3 15 £425 -5.56% 1
Scotland -18 9 £475 +25.83% 1
West Midlands +4 8 £425 +13.33%
East Midlands +11 7 £350 -38.60% 1
North West +9 5 £570 +23.24% 3
East of England -12 4 £525 +16.67% 4
North East +44 3 £475 -

For the 6 months to 21 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship 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 with a requirement for Stakeholder and Relationship Management.

1 248 (93.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 107 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (35.98%) Project Management
4 92 (34.85%) Finance
5 48 (18.18%) PRINCE2
6 42 (15.91%) ITIL
6 42 (15.91%) Analytics
7 40 (15.15%) Security Cleared
8 36 (13.64%) JIRA
9 35 (13.26%) Service Delivery
9 35 (13.26%) SC Cleared
10 33 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
11 32 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
12 29 (10.98%) Confluence
13 27 (10.23%) Management Information System
13 27 (10.23%) Degree
13 27 (10.23%) Data Analysis
13 27 (10.23%) GDPR
14 26 (9.85%) Risk Management
14 26 (9.85%) Microsoft Project
15 25 (9.47%) Change Management
16 24 (9.09%) Business Analysis
16 24 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
17 23 (8.71%) Scrum
18 21 (7.95%) GAP Analysis
18 21 (7.95%) Service Management
19 20 (7.58%) QA
20 19 (7.20%) People Management
21 18 (6.82%) Banking
22 16 (6.06%) Progress

Stakeholder and Relationship Management
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 29 (10.98%) Confluence
2 10 (3.79%) CMS
3 6 (2.27%) SharePoint
4 5 (1.89%) OpenStack
5 3 (1.14%) SAS
6 2 (0.76%) Anypoint
Applications
1 26 (9.85%) Microsoft Project
2 14 (5.30%) MS Visio
3 12 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
4 9 (3.41%) Microsoft Excel
5 7 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.14%) InVision
6 3 (1.14%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.14%) SAP HR
2 2 (0.76%) IntelliMatch
2 2 (0.76%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (0.76%) Relativity
2 2 (0.76%) Salesforce.com CRM
2 2 (0.76%) WebTrends
3 1 (0.38%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.38%) Primavera
3 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.38%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.41%) Slack
1 9 (3.41%) Trello
2 6 (2.27%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (1.89%) Akamai
3 5 (1.89%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.76%) AtomSphere
5 2 (0.76%) Boomi
5 2 (0.76%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.76%) Office 365
5 2 (0.76%) PaaS
5 2 (0.76%) SurveyMonkey
6 1 (0.38%) IaaS
6 1 (0.38%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.38%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.89%) SAN
2 3 (1.14%) WAN
3 2 (0.76%) Internet
3 2 (0.76%) SDH
3 2 (0.76%) Unified Communications
3 2 (0.76%) VLAN
3 2 (0.76%) VoIP
3 2 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.38%) FTP
4 1 (0.38%) Intranet
4 1 (0.38%) LAN
4 1 (0.38%) RTP
4 1 (0.38%) SMS
4 1 (0.38%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.27%) Power BI
1 6 (2.27%) Qlik Sense
2 5 (1.89%) Big Data
3 2 (0.76%) MS Access
4 1 (0.38%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.38%) Data Lake
4 1 (0.38%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.38%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (0.38%) GIS
4 1 (0.38%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.38%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.38%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 36 (13.64%) JIRA
2 3 (1.14%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.76%) JIRA Agile
4 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 92 (34.85%) Finance
2 18 (6.82%) Banking
3 13 (4.92%) Law
4 11 (4.17%) Marketing
5 8 (3.03%) Legal
6 6 (2.27%) Japanese Language
7 5 (1.89%) Retail
7 5 (1.89%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.14%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.14%) Investment Banking
8 3 (1.14%) Local Government
8 3 (1.14%) Publishing
9 2 (0.76%) Front Office
9 2 (0.76%) Military
10 1 (0.38%) Advertising
10 1 (0.38%) Billing
Job Titles
1 69 (26.14%) Project Manager
2 65 (24.62%) Analyst
3 50 (18.94%) Business Analyst
4 19 (7.20%) Delivery Manager
5 18 (6.82%) Architect
6 15 (5.68%) Agile Business Analyst
7 14 (5.30%) Senior Manager
8 12 (4.55%) GDPR Project Manager
9 11 (4.17%) IT Manager
10 10 (3.79%) Agile Project Manager
10 10 (3.79%) IT Project Manager
10 10 (3.79%) Resilience Manager
10 10 (3.79%) Risk Manager
11 9 (3.41%) Consultant
11 9 (3.41%) Service Manager
12 8 (3.03%) Digital Project Manager
12 8 (3.03%) Senior Project Manager
13 7 (2.65%) Development Manager
13 7 (2.65%) Digital Delivery Manager
13 7 (2.65%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.41%) CSS
1 9 (3.41%) HTML
2 2 (0.76%) Middleware
2 2 (0.76%) Velocity
2 2 (0.76%) Web Services
3 1 (0.38%) .NET
3 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 32 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (10.23%) Management Information System
3 13 (4.92%) NHS
3 13 (4.92%) User Experience
4 11 (4.17%) PMI
5 9 (3.41%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.27%) Data Centre
6 6 (2.27%) Private Cloud
6 6 (2.27%) Virtual Team
7 5 (1.89%) Reference Data
8 3 (1.14%) Robotics
9 2 (0.76%) Analytical Mindset
9 2 (0.76%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.76%) Freedom of Information
9 2 (0.76%) LIMS
9 2 (0.76%) Social Media
10 1 (0.38%) Derivative
10 1 (0.38%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.38%) OTC Derivatives
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.30%) Windows
2 8 (3.03%) Linux
3 4 (1.52%) Windows 10
4 2 (0.76%) Solaris
5 1 (0.38%) Unix
5 1 (0.38%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.38%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 248 (93.94%) Stakeholder Management
2 107 (40.53%) Agile Software Development
3 95 (35.98%) Project Management
4 48 (18.18%) PRINCE2
5 42 (15.91%) Analytics
5 42 (15.91%) ITIL
6 35 (13.26%) Service Delivery
7 33 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
8 27 (10.23%) Data Analysis
9 26 (9.85%) Risk Management
10 25 (9.47%) Change Management
11 24 (9.09%) Agile Project Management
11 24 (9.09%) Business Analysis
12 23 (8.71%) Scrum
13 21 (7.95%) GAP Analysis
13 21 (7.95%) Service Management
14 19 (7.20%) People Management
15 14 (5.30%) Matrix Management
15 14 (5.30%) SDLC
15 14 (5.30%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 13 (4.92%) SQL
2 4 (1.52%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.76%) Java
3 2 (0.76%) Python
4 1 (0.38%) C
4 1 (0.38%) C#
4 1 (0.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 40 (15.15%) Security Cleared
2 35 (13.26%) SC Cleared
3 27 (10.23%) Degree
4 15 (5.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 14 (5.30%) DV Cleared
6 13 (4.92%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.79%) PMP
7 10 (3.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 8 (3.03%) ISEB
9 4 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 4 (1.52%) Six Sigma Black Belt
10 3 (1.14%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (1.14%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.76%) HND
11 2 (0.76%) ISTQB
11 2 (0.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 1 (0.38%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.38%) CAPM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.23%) GDPR
2 20 (7.58%) QA
3 15 (5.68%) PMO
4 13 (4.92%) PCI DSS
5 11 (4.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (2.65%) Data Quality
7 6 (2.27%) SLA
8 3 (1.14%) COBIT
9 2 (0.76%) Cyber Essentials
9 2 (0.76%) Disclosure Scotland
10 1 (0.38%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
10 1 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.38%) SEPA
System Software
1 5 (1.89%) Docker
1 5 (1.89%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.38%) ITRS Geneos
1 1 (0.38%) Nagios
Vendors
1 16 (6.06%) Microsoft
1 16 (6.06%) Progress
2 8 (3.03%) Tableau
3 5 (1.89%) SAP
3 5 (1.89%) VMware
4 4 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.14%) Cisco
5 3 (1.14%) Oracle
5 3 (1.14%) Workday
6 2 (0.76%) Casewise
6 2 (0.76%) Dell
6 2 (0.76%) Google
6 2 (0.76%) Informatica
6 2 (0.76%) SnapLogic
7 1 (0.38%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.38%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.38%) Dynatrace
7 1 (0.38%) Hitwise
7 1 (0.38%) Minitab
7 1 (0.38%) Splunk