The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Watford 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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Stakeholder Management
Hertfordshire / Watford
Rank 11 13 26
Rank change year-on-year +2 +13  
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 12 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Watford 9.92% 9.28% 0.81%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 12.50% 11.39% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 1
Median daily rate £488 £500 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.50% +28.20%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.48 £42.00 £43.63
% change year-on-year +1.13% -3.72%  

Stakeholder Management 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 advertised in Watford with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Watford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 96 79 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Watford 79.34% 81.44% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 41 47
Median daily rate £463 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.12% +10.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £300 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 6
Median hourly rate £15.50 £37.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.66% +102.70%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.09% +29.16%  

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Watford

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

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in Watford

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in Watford

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in Watford over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in Watford

Stakeholder Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Watford region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (58.33%) Office 365
3 6 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (41.67%) Legal
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Intune
4 5 (41.67%) OneDrive
4 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (41.67%) Degree
5 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (33.33%) MS Office
5 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
6 3 (25.00%) Windows
6 3 (25.00%) Retail
7 2 (16.67%) Logistics
7 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
7 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
7 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
7 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
7 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
7 2 (16.67%) DevOps
7 2 (16.67%) User Experience
7 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
7 2 (16.67%) SCOM

Stakeholder Management
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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:

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (58.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (58.33%) Office 365
2 5 (41.67%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (41.67%) OneDrive
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) Legal
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Architect
1 2 (16.67%) Healthcare Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Healthcare Project Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Process Manager
1 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Systems Manager
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Architect
2 1 (8.33%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
1 2 (16.67%) Private Cloud
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (66.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 4 (33.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (16.67%) DevOps
4 2 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (16.67%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (16.67%) Logistics
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (16.67%) Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (16.67%) Risk Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Delivery
4 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma
5 1 (8.33%) Budget Control
5 1 (8.33%) Change Management
5 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
5 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (8.33%) ETL
5 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) Degree
1 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (16.67%) MCSE
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 2 (16.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (16.67%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Ariba
2 2 (16.67%) Remedy
2 2 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) iManage
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Veritas