Period
to 22 July 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wales 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 6 months to 22 July 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 Engagement
UK > Wales
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 91 74 94
Rank change year-on-year -17 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 16 23 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.08% 1.74% 0.25%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.23% 2.05% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 3
Wales median daily rate £369 £344 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.35% -1.86% -9.68%
10th Percentile £285 £265 £325
90th Percentile £600 £547 £435
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Wales median hourly rate £22.00 - -
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £42.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -25.88% +80.85% -41.25%

Stakeholder Engagement 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 Wales with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Wales
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,296 1,122 996
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 87.39% 84.68% 81.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 948 790 682
Wales median daily rate £405 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.58% +1.33% +5.34%
10th Percentile £285 £183 £230
90th Percentile £563 £538 £525
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.11% +5.76% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 84 56
Wales median hourly rate £15.00 £25.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -40.00% +44.93% +21.05%
10th Percentile £11.17 £13.00 £10.13
90th Percentile £40.40 £77.50 £69.50
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% +4.17% +11.63%

Stakeholder Engagement
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

Job postings citing Stakeholder Engagement as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Wales

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Engagement in Wales

Stakeholder Engagement
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement in Wales over the 6 months to 22 July 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Engagement in Wales

Stakeholder Engagement
Contract Job Locations in Wales

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 Wales region over the 6 months to 22 July 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
South Wales -27 13 £330 -3.51% 1
West Wales - 1 - -
Stakeholder Engagement
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder Engagement 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 Wales region with a requirement for Stakeholder Engagement.

1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (37.50%) JIRA
3 4 (25.00%) QA
3 4 (25.00%) Selenium
3 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 4 (25.00%) Subversion
3 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) MySQL
3 4 (25.00%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Publishing
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Scrum
4 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 3 (18.75%) Coaching
4 3 (18.75%) Product Management
4 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Banking
5 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
5 2 (12.50%) Finance
5 2 (12.50%) Change Management

Stakeholder Engagement
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (25.00%) MySQL
1 4 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.25%) CorVu
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) JIRA
2 4 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 4 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (25.00%) Selenium
2 4 (25.00%) Subversion
General
1 4 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (25.00%) Analyst
1 4 (25.00%) QA Engineer
2 3 (18.75%) Agile Coach
2 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
2 3 (18.75%) Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Citrix Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (6.25%) Integration Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Programme Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (25.00%) Regression Testing
2 4 (25.00%) SDLC
2 4 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (18.75%) Coaching
3 3 (18.75%) Data Analysis
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
3 3 (18.75%) Product Management
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
3 3 (18.75%) Scrum
3 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Change Management
4 2 (12.50%) Contingency Planning
4 2 (12.50%) Information Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.25%) Due Diligence
5 1 (6.25%) Feasibility Study
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Governance
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) QA
2 1 (6.25%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) SAP
2 1 (6.25%) Tableau
2 1 (6.25%) VMware