Period
to 11 December 2017

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 11 December 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 and Relationship Management
UK
6 months to
11 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 641 635 690
Rank change year-on-year -6 +55 -27
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management 243 244 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.24% 0.24% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.28% 0.28% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 175 167 174
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £313 £329 £281
90th Percentile £638 £650 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 0
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £51.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -55.34% - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.25 £51.50 -
% change year-on-year -60.68% - -

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 87300 86207 93084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.55% 83.96% 82.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 58318 56952 60427
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.80% +4.38%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +0.63% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2015 2337 2766
UK median hourly rate £24.02 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.08% +6.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £49.30 £48.75 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £23.75
% change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +18.75%

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 11 December 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management over the 6 months to 11 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 11 December 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
England +12 236 £475 -5.00% 22
UK excluding London +47 129 £450 - 15
London -56 115 £500 -2.91% 8
South East +14 53 £500 - 7
North of England +62 30 £450 - 1
Midlands +4 17 £350 -6.67% 4
Yorkshire +28 16 £425 -5.56%
South West +19 16 £350 -26.32% 1
North West +23 11 £535 -0.47% 1
East Midlands -4 10 £350 -38.60% 1
Scotland 0 8 £408 +3.49% 1
West Midlands +10 7 £425 +21.43% 3
East of England -29 7 £550 +10.00% 1
North East +67 3 £475 -

For the 6 months to 11 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder and Relationship Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Stakeholder and Relationship Management.

1 233 (95.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 100 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (34.98%) Project Management
4 80 (32.92%) Finance
5 42 (17.28%) ITIL
6 41 (16.87%) PRINCE2
7 38 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
8 36 (14.81%) Service Delivery
9 34 (13.99%) Data Analysis
10 33 (13.58%) Analytics
10 33 (13.58%) Security Cleared
11 31 (12.76%) SC Cleared
11 31 (12.76%) Degree
12 28 (11.52%) JIRA
13 26 (10.70%) Service Management
13 26 (10.70%) Risk Management
13 26 (10.70%) Continuous Improvement
14 24 (9.88%) Confluence
14 24 (9.88%) Banking
15 23 (9.47%) Scrum
15 23 (9.47%) Agile Project Management
16 21 (8.64%) Microsoft Project
16 21 (8.64%) TOGAF
16 21 (8.64%) QA
17 20 (8.23%) Business Analysis
17 20 (8.23%) Change Management
18 19 (7.82%) GAP Analysis
19 18 (7.41%) Progress
19 18 (7.41%) SDLC
20 17 (7.00%) Matrix Management

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 24 (9.88%) Confluence
2 5 (2.06%) CMS
2 5 (2.06%) OpenStack
3 4 (1.65%) Skype for Business
4 3 (1.23%) SAS
4 3 (1.23%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.82%) Anypoint
5 2 (0.82%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.41%) Umbraco
Applications
1 21 (8.64%) Microsoft Project
2 15 (6.17%) MS Visio
3 13 (5.35%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.47%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (2.06%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 3 (1.23%) InVision
6 3 (1.23%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.82%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (2.06%) SAP HR
2 3 (1.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 3 (1.23%) WebTrends
3 2 (0.82%) IntelliMatch
3 2 (0.82%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 2 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.41%) BusinessWorks
4 1 (0.41%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.41%) Primavera
4 1 (0.41%) Radian6
4 1 (0.41%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (3.70%) Slack
1 9 (3.70%) Trello
2 7 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.06%) Akamai
3 5 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (1.23%) Google Analytics
4 3 (1.23%) IaaS
4 3 (1.23%) PaaS
5 2 (0.82%) AtomSphere
5 2 (0.82%) Boomi
5 2 (0.82%) SaaS
6 1 (0.41%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (2.47%) SAN
2 3 (1.23%) SMS
3 2 (0.82%) HTTP
3 2 (0.82%) Internet
3 2 (0.82%) LAN
3 2 (0.82%) SDH
3 2 (0.82%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.41%) RTP
4 1 (0.41%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.41%) VLAN
4 1 (0.41%) WAN
4 1 (0.41%) Wireless
4 1 (0.41%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (2.88%) Big Data
2 6 (2.47%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.41%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.41%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.41%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 28 (11.52%) JIRA
2 3 (1.23%) Axure RP
3 2 (0.82%) JIRA Agile
3 2 (0.82%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 80 (32.92%) Finance
2 24 (9.88%) Banking
3 11 (4.53%) Marketing
4 10 (4.12%) Law
5 9 (3.70%) Publishing
6 8 (3.29%) Legal
7 6 (2.47%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.65%) Investment Banking
8 4 (1.65%) Japanese Language
9 3 (1.23%) Local Government
9 3 (1.23%) Retail
9 3 (1.23%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.82%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.82%) Front Office
11 1 (0.41%) Advertising
11 1 (0.41%) Billing
11 1 (0.41%) Brand Awareness
Job Titles
1 60 (24.69%) Analyst
2 53 (21.81%) Project Manager
3 48 (19.75%) Business Analyst
4 24 (9.88%) Delivery Manager
5 22 (9.05%) Architect
6 16 (6.58%) Agile Business Analyst
7 10 (4.12%) Digital Delivery Manager
8 9 (3.70%) GDPR Project Manager
8 9 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
9 8 (3.29%) Consultant
9 8 (3.29%) Senior Manager
9 8 (3.29%) Solutions Architect
10 7 (2.88%) Agile Project Manager
10 7 (2.88%) Digital Analyst
10 7 (2.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 7 (2.88%) Senior Business Analyst
10 7 (2.88%) Service Manager
10 7 (2.88%) Software Project Manager
11 6 (2.47%) Service Architect
11 6 (2.47%) Software Development Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.06%) CSS
1 5 (2.06%) HTML
2 3 (1.23%) .NET
3 2 (0.82%) AngularJS
3 2 (0.82%) Middleware
3 2 (0.82%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.82%) Velocity
3 2 (0.82%) Web Services
3 2 (0.82%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.64%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (6.17%) Management Information System
2 15 (6.17%) User Experience
3 12 (4.94%) NHS
4 10 (4.12%) Computer Science
5 6 (2.47%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.47%) PMI
5 6 (2.47%) Private Cloud
5 6 (2.47%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.23%) Analytical Mindset
6 3 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.23%) Social Media
6 3 (1.23%) Virtual Team
7 2 (0.82%) Client/Server
7 2 (0.82%) LIMS
7 2 (0.82%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.82%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.41%) Derivative
8 1 (0.41%) Online Banking
8 1 (0.41%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.35%) Windows
2 10 (4.12%) Linux
3 4 (1.65%) Unix
4 3 (1.23%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.82%) Solaris
6 1 (0.41%) AIX
6 1 (0.41%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 233 (95.88%) Stakeholder Management
2 100 (41.15%) Agile Software Development
3 85 (34.98%) Project Management
4 42 (17.28%) ITIL
5 41 (16.87%) PRINCE2
6 36 (14.81%) Service Delivery
7 34 (13.99%) Data Analysis
8 33 (13.58%) Analytics
9 26 (10.70%) Continuous Improvement
9 26 (10.70%) Risk Management
9 26 (10.70%) Service Management
10 23 (9.47%) Agile Project Management
10 23 (9.47%) Scrum
11 21 (8.64%) TOGAF
12 20 (8.23%) Business Analysis
12 20 (8.23%) Change Management
13 19 (7.82%) GAP Analysis
14 18 (7.41%) SDLC
15 17 (7.00%) Matrix Management
16 16 (6.58%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 11 (4.53%) SQL
2 6 (2.47%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.65%) Java
3 4 (1.65%) Python
3 4 (1.65%) VBA
4 3 (1.23%) C#
5 2 (0.82%) PHP
5 2 (0.82%) Ruby
6 1 (0.41%) C
Qualifications
1 33 (13.58%) Security Cleared
2 31 (12.76%) Degree
2 31 (12.76%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.53%) PMP
4 10 (4.12%) DV Cleared
4 10 (4.12%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (4.12%) PMI Certification
5 9 (3.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 7 (2.88%) ISEB
7 5 (2.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.82%) CISA
8 2 (0.82%) CISM
8 2 (0.82%) CISSP
8 2 (0.82%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.82%) CRISC
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Certified Master
8 2 (0.82%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 1 (0.41%) AWS Certification
9 1 (0.41%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (8.64%) QA
2 16 (6.58%) GDPR
3 15 (6.17%) PMO
4 7 (2.88%) Data Quality
5 6 (2.47%) SLA
6 5 (2.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (2.06%) PCI DSS
7 4 (1.65%) COBIT
8 2 (0.82%) SEPA
9 1 (0.41%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 6 (2.47%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.06%) Docker
3 3 (1.23%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.41%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (1.23%) Nagios
2 2 (0.82%) CFEngine
2 2 (0.82%) HP SiteScope
2 2 (0.82%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (0.82%) Puppet
2 2 (0.82%) SCCM
3 1 (0.41%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.41%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 18 (7.41%) Progress
2 16 (6.58%) Microsoft
3 8 (3.29%) SAP
4 6 (2.47%) Oracle
4 6 (2.47%) VMware
5 3 (1.23%) Google
5 3 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
5 3 (1.23%) Splunk
6 2 (0.82%) Dell
6 2 (0.82%) Informatica
6 2 (0.82%) PeopleSoft
6 2 (0.82%) SnapLogic
6 2 (0.82%) Workday
7 1 (0.41%) Cisco
7 1 (0.41%) IBM
7 1 (0.41%) Nokia
7 1 (0.41%) Nortel
7 1 (0.41%) Remedy
7 1 (0.41%) Siemens
7 1 (0.41%) TIBCO