The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stakeholder Engagement
UK
Rank 198 172 189
Rank change year-on-year -26 +17  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 589 756 651
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.30% 1.43% 1.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.56% 1.72% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 412 532 466
Median daily rate £445 £428 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.09% -5.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £301 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £645 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £416 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +0.90% -2.94%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 9
Median hourly rate £47.50 £47.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +17.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.38 £19.89 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £60.98 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £60.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year - +50.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 37647 43912 41983
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 83.11% 82.85% 79.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 24815 28793 26009
Median daily rate £450 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 1109 1205
Median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £28.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% +33.02%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £39.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.69% +30.00%  

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Stakeholder Engagement as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in the UK

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement within the UK over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -25 553 £450 +4.65% 84
London -34 253 £475 +5.55% 39
South East -14 64 £400 -5.88% 12
West Midlands +26 57 £419 +4.68% 7
City of London 0 48 £498 -0.50% 10
North West +12 44 £438 -16.66% 9
South West -1 44 £345 -6.44% 2
East of England +5 33 £450 +14.28% 3
Yorkshire -3 32 £399 -5.62% 10
Wiltshire +11 24 £325 -18.75%
West Yorkshire -5 24 £388 -8.55% 9
Scotland +23 23 £425 +9.67% 4
East Midlands -2 22 £394 +12.50%
Leeds +10 21 £400 -0.06% 6
Manchester +1 21 £450 +16.12% 6
Hertfordshire +14 20 £463 +25.85%
Edinburgh +25 18 £427 +13.93% 2
Berkshire +14 17 £435 -10.76% 1
Hampshire +17 16 £409 -3.82%
Watford - 15 £450 -
Birmingham -2 14 £463 +15.62% 4
Merseyside +8 13 £430 -33.84%
Coventry +8 12 £413 +31.47% 1
Bristol +9 11 £345 +2.22%
Nottingham +3 10 £375 +25.00%
Nottinghamshire 0 10 £375 +20.00%
Surrey +13 9 £413 +10.00% 4
West Sussex 0 9 £475 - 1
Milton Keynes -7 8 £388 -11.42% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 8 £388 -7.46% 3

Stakeholder Engagement
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 Engagement.

1 334 (29.79%) Finance
2 276 (24.62%) Project Management
3 234 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
4 207 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
5 150 (13.38%) PRINCE2
6 128 (11.42%) Change Management
7 120 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
8 109 (9.72%) Business Analysis
9 95 (8.47%) Banking
10 94 (8.39%) Retail
11 91 (8.12%) Security Cleared
12 80 (7.14%) Migration
13 78 (6.96%) PMO
14 77 (6.87%) MS Excel
15 75 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
16 71 (6.33%) Microsoft
17 70 (6.24%) ITIL
18 69 (6.16%) SQL
19 65 (5.80%) SAP
20 61 (5.44%) Service Delivery
21 60 (5.35%) Degree
22 59 (5.26%) Oracle
22 59 (5.26%) SharePoint
23 57 (5.08%) MS Project
23 57 (5.08%) SC Cleared
23 57 (5.08%) Waterfall
24 56 (5.00%) CRM
24 56 (5.00%) Management Information System
25 54 (4.82%) Scrum
25 54 (4.82%) Analytics

Stakeholder Engagement
Top Related 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 59 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 15 (1.34%) CMS
3 12 (1.07%) Confluence
4 10 (0.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 8 (0.71%) SAS
6 5 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
6 5 (0.45%) MS Project Server
7 4 (0.36%) Oracle Self-Service HR
7 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (0.36%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (0.36%) WebSphere
8 3 (0.27%) Apache Solr
8 3 (0.27%) Drupal
8 3 (0.27%) OpenStack
9 2 (0.18%) Apache Spark
9 2 (0.18%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.18%) IIS
9 2 (0.18%) Skype for Business
10 1 (0.089%) Marvel
10 1 (0.089%) WebLogic
Applications
1 77 (6.87%) MS Excel
2 57 (5.08%) MS Project
3 47 (4.19%) MS Visio
4 32 (2.85%) MS Office
5 31 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
6 6 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
7 5 (0.45%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 3 (0.27%) Stata
9 2 (0.18%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.18%) InDesign
10 1 (0.089%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 17 (1.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 14 (1.25%) Unit4 Business World
3 13 (1.16%) Oracle iRecruitment
4 11 (0.98%) Oracle EBS
4 11 (0.98%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 10 (0.89%) Oracle ERP
6 6 (0.54%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 5 (0.45%) Oracle Payroll
8 4 (0.36%) Dynamics NAV
8 4 (0.36%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.36%) SAP HCM
9 3 (0.27%) CA PPM
9 3 (0.27%) Primavera
9 3 (0.27%) SAP MDG
9 3 (0.27%) SAP Retail
10 2 (0.18%) Cognos TM1
10 2 (0.18%) Maximo
10 2 (0.18%) SAP FI
11 1 (0.089%) SAP PM
11 1 (0.089%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.87%) SaaS
2 20 (1.78%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (0.98%) Office 365
4 11 (0.98%) PaaS
5 9 (0.80%) Oracle CX
6 8 (0.71%) IaaS
7 7 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.36%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.27%) Adobe Analytics
10 2 (0.18%) G Suite
10 2 (0.18%) OneDrive
11 1 (0.089%) GitHub
11 1 (0.089%) Google Analytics
11 1 (0.089%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.089%) Taleo
11 1 (0.089%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 16 (1.43%) Firewall
2 12 (1.07%) WAN
3 11 (0.98%) Intranet
4 10 (0.89%) 4G
5 9 (0.80%) 3G
5 9 (0.80%) IPsec
5 9 (0.80%) LTE
5 9 (0.80%) Radio Access Network
5 9 (0.80%) SSL
6 8 (0.71%) 2G
6 8 (0.71%) Diameter Protocol
6 8 (0.71%) LAN
6 8 (0.71%) MVNO
6 8 (0.71%) VoLTE
7 6 (0.54%) Internet
7 6 (0.54%) Network Security
7 6 (0.54%) VoIP
8 5 (0.45%) Unified Communications
9 4 (0.36%) Wi-Fi
9 4 (0.36%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
1 17 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 16 (1.43%) Big Data
3 13 (1.16%) BusinessObjects
4 12 (1.07%) QlikView
5 11 (0.98%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.80%) MS Access
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle BI EE
6 9 (0.80%) Oracle ODI
7 7 (0.62%) Data Mining
7 7 (0.62%) MySQL
7 7 (0.62%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (0.54%) Relational Database
8 6 (0.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (0.45%) Electronic Patient Records
10 4 (0.36%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.36%) Power BI
10 4 (0.36%) SQL Server 2012
10 4 (0.36%) SQLPlus
11 3 (0.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 17 (1.52%) JIRA
2 8 (0.71%) JMeter
2 8 (0.71%) SoapUI
3 4 (0.36%) Toad
3 4 (0.36%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (0.18%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.18%) Jenkins
4 2 (0.18%) Talend Open Studio
4 2 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.089%) Apache Continuum
5 1 (0.089%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.089%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.089%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.089%) Rational DOORS
General
1 334 (29.79%) Finance
2 95 (8.47%) Banking
3 94 (8.39%) Retail
4 42 (3.75%) Legal
5 40 (3.57%) Marketing
6 36 (3.21%) Telecoms
7 23 (2.05%) Law
8 21 (1.87%) Manufacturing
9 20 (1.78%) Investment Banking
10 17 (1.52%) Retail Banking
11 14 (1.25%) Front Office
12 13 (1.16%) Automotive
12 13 (1.16%) Back Office
13 11 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.89%) Publishing
15 9 (0.80%) Local Government
16 7 (0.62%) Military
16 7 (0.62%) Pharmaceutical
17 6 (0.54%) Electronics
17 6 (0.54%) Games
Job Titles
1 316 (28.19%) Analyst
2 234 (20.87%) Project Manager
3 201 (17.93%) Business Analyst
4 103 (9.19%) Architect
5 44 (3.93%) Consultant
6 41 (3.66%) Developer
6 41 (3.66%) IT Manager
7 37 (3.30%) Programme Manager
8 34 (3.03%) Change Manager
9 28 (2.50%) Service Manager
10 27 (2.41%) Senior Analyst
11 25 (2.23%) Data Analyst
11 25 (2.23%) Senior Business Analyst
12 24 (2.14%) IT Analyst
13 22 (1.96%) Delivery Manager
13 22 (1.96%) IT Project Manager
13 22 (1.96%) Senior Manager
14 20 (1.78%) Solutions Architect
15 19 (1.69%) Infrastructure Manager
15 19 (1.69%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (1.34%) Web Services
2 11 (0.98%) .NET
3 9 (0.80%) JSON
3 9 (0.80%) SOAP
4 7 (0.62%) ActiveX
4 7 (0.62%) ADO
4 7 (0.62%) DAO
4 7 (0.62%) XML
5 6 (0.54%) CSS
5 6 (0.54%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (0.45%) HTML
6 5 (0.45%) SAPUI5
7 4 (0.36%) Ajax
7 4 (0.36%) Hibernate
7 4 (0.36%) Middleware
7 4 (0.36%) Spring
7 4 (0.36%) Struts
8 2 (0.18%) Java EE
8 2 (0.18%) Mason
8 2 (0.18%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 120 (10.70%) Analytical Skills
2 56 (5.00%) Management Information System
3 36 (3.21%) Data Centre
4 29 (2.59%) User Experience
5 24 (2.14%) NHS
6 18 (1.61%) Mainframe
7 11 (0.98%) Derivative
8 9 (0.80%) Fixed Income
9 8 (0.71%) Computer Science
9 8 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
9 8 (0.71%) Equities
9 8 (0.71%) Mobile App
9 8 (0.71%) SWIFT
10 7 (0.62%) Cloud Native
10 7 (0.62%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 7 (0.62%) Market Risk
11 6 (0.54%) CESG
11 6 (0.54%) CMDB
11 6 (0.54%) Fintech
11 6 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 21 (1.87%) Windows
2 12 (1.07%) Linux
3 10 (0.89%) Unix
4 5 (0.45%) Android
4 5 (0.45%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (0.45%) Windows 10
4 5 (0.45%) Windows Server
5 4 (0.36%) AIX
5 4 (0.36%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (0.27%) CentOS
7 2 (0.18%) Solaris
7 2 (0.18%) zOS
8 1 (0.089%) SUSE
8 1 (0.089%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 276 (24.62%) Project Management
2 234 (20.87%) Agile Software Development
3 207 (18.47%) Stakeholder Management
4 150 (13.38%) PRINCE2
5 128 (11.42%) Change Management
6 109 (9.72%) Business Analysis
7 80 (7.14%) Migration
8 75 (6.69%) Business Intelligence
9 70 (6.24%) ITIL
10 61 (5.44%) Service Delivery
11 57 (5.08%) Waterfall
12 56 (5.00%) CRM
13 54 (4.82%) Analytics
13 54 (4.82%) Scrum
14 50 (4.46%) ERP
15 47 (4.19%) Service Management
16 46 (4.10%) Programme Management
17 45 (4.01%) Risk Management
18 41 (3.66%) Business Transformation
19 39 (3.48%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 69 (6.16%) SQL
2 28 (2.50%) C
3 17 (1.52%) VBA
4 15 (1.34%) Java
5 14 (1.25%) C#
6 13 (1.16%) VB
7 10 (0.89%) PL/SQL
8 9 (0.80%) Python
9 7 (0.62%) JavaScript
10 3 (0.27%) PowerShell
11 2 (0.18%) COBOL
11 2 (0.18%) JCL
11 2 (0.18%) Perl
11 2 (0.18%) PHP
11 2 (0.18%) R
11 2 (0.18%) T-SQL
11 2 (0.18%) VB6
12 1 (0.089%) MATLAB
12 1 (0.089%) Ruby
12 1 (0.089%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 91 (8.12%) Security Cleared
2 60 (5.35%) Degree
3 57 (5.08%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 16 (1.43%) DV Cleared
6 15 (1.34%) PMI Certification
6 15 (1.34%) PMP
7 14 (1.25%) ISEB
8 13 (1.16%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 6 (0.54%) APMP
11 5 (0.45%) CBAP
12 4 (0.36%) CISM
12 4 (0.36%) CISSP
12 4 (0.36%) HNC
13 3 (0.27%) Cisco Certification
13 3 (0.27%) ITIL Certification
13 3 (0.27%) MCP
13 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (0.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (6.96%) PMO
2 30 (2.68%) QA
3 28 (2.50%) Data Quality
4 25 (2.23%) MiFID
5 15 (1.34%) Disclosure Scotland
6 10 (0.89%) IFRS
6 10 (0.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 9 (0.80%) IFRS 9
8 8 (0.71%) SEPA
9 7 (0.62%) PMBOK
10 6 (0.54%) SLA
11 4 (0.36%) FATCA
11 4 (0.36%) GDPR
11 4 (0.36%) Solvency II
12 2 (0.18%) Dodd-Frank
12 2 (0.18%) JSP 440
12 2 (0.18%) PCI DSS
13 1 (0.089%) COBIT
13 1 (0.089%) HL7
13 1 (0.089%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 16 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 6 (0.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.27%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.18%) Docker
5 1 (0.089%) Apache Flume
5 1 (0.089%) HDFS
5 1 (0.089%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (0.089%) vSphere
5 1 (0.089%) XenApp
5 1 (0.089%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (0.45%) AirWatch
1 5 (0.45%) SCCM
1 5 (0.45%) Terraform
2 3 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.27%) Microsoft Clustering
2 3 (0.27%) PowerCLI
2 3 (0.27%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 3 (0.27%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.089%) Ambari
3 1 (0.089%) Control-M
3 1 (0.089%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.089%) HP Operations Orchestration
3 1 (0.089%) Kibana
3 1 (0.089%) Kubernetes
3 1 (0.089%) Mesos
3 1 (0.089%) Oozie
3 1 (0.089%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.089%) Puppet
3 1 (0.089%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 71 (6.33%) Microsoft
2 65 (5.80%) SAP
3 59 (5.26%) Oracle
4 17 (1.52%) Adobe
4 17 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
5 14 (1.25%) IBM
6 13 (1.16%) Tableau
7 10 (0.89%) Cisco
7 10 (0.89%) Kronos
7 10 (0.89%) VMware
8 8 (0.71%) ServiceNow
9 7 (0.62%) Atlassian
10 6 (0.54%) Remedy
11 5 (0.45%) Cognos
11 5 (0.45%) Google
11 5 (0.45%) HP
11 5 (0.45%) Red Hat
11 5 (0.45%) Splunk
11 5 (0.45%) TSYS
12 4 (0.36%) hybris
West Drayton, Middlesex
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £130 per day
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Eames Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Ebury
Rate: £450.00 - £510.00 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £500.00 - £680.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
onezeero.
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Montash
Rate: £500 - £550 per day + Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Montash
Rate: £200 - £275 per day + Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
East Anglia
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £120 - £180 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Rate: £450 - £500 Per Day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £325 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
IntaPeople
Rate: £400 - £500 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Graham Matthews
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Exeter, Devon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 - £375 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Randstad Strategic Accounts
Rate: £305 - £385 per day
Posted: Yesterday
South Wales
CPS Group UK
Rate: £252 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 25 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £700 - £750 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £800 - £850 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
AMS contingency
Posted: 16 days ago