Period
to 20 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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 6 months to 20 October 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 Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
20 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 21 10 17
Rank change year-on-year -11 +7 -3
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 394 411 500
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 7.80% 8.88% 8.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 9.18% 10.55% 9.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 289 353
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -3.41% +10.00%
10th Percentile £300 £306 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £613
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +1.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
West Midlands median hourly rate - £33.00 £18.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +74.23% -39.76%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £35.50
% change year-on-year - -1.41% +6.77%

Stakeholder 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 advertised in the West Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,294 3,895 5,242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 85.05% 84.13% 84.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,575 2,480 3,111
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 190 135 141
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £24.98 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -39.95% +42.74% -18.60%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £32.63 £53.75 £39.50
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.52%

Stakeholder Management
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Stakeholder Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Stakeholder Management in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 20 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Stakeholder Management in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Stakeholder Management in the West Midlands

Stakeholder Management
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 October 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
Birmingham -12 95 £450 +7.46% 32
Coventry -11 76 £438 +2.94% 10
Warwickshire +5 68 £425 - 8
Shropshire -8 45 £475 +2.70% 2
Solihull +5 26 £350 -36.36% 6
Staffordshire -7 14 £400 -2.44% 9
Wolverhampton -1 5 £498 +43.90% 2
Worcestershire -4 3 - - 1
Herefordshire -14 2 £394 -29.21% 3
Sutton Coldfield - 2 £505 -
Walsall -8 1 £375 +17.19% 2
West Bromwich - 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 20 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Stakeholder 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 111 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (22.84%) Project Management
3 85 (21.57%) Finance
4 52 (13.20%) Microsoft
5 43 (10.91%) PRINCE2
6 42 (10.66%) SAP
7 36 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
8 35 (8.88%) ITIL
8 35 (8.88%) Business Analysis
9 28 (7.11%) Service Management
9 28 (7.11%) Migration
10 26 (6.60%) Retail
10 26 (6.60%) Waterfall
11 25 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
11 25 (6.35%) ITSM
11 25 (6.35%) Oracle
11 25 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
12 24 (6.09%) Windows
12 24 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
13 23 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
13 23 (5.84%) Commercial Awareness
14 22 (5.58%) CRM
15 21 (5.33%) Risk Management
15 21 (5.33%) PMO
16 20 (5.08%) Change Management
16 20 (5.08%) Supplier Management
17 19 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
17 19 (4.82%) User Stories
17 19 (4.82%) SQL
17 19 (4.82%) Business Intelligence

Stakeholder Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 16 (4.06%) CMS
2 11 (2.79%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.54%) Drupal
3 10 (2.54%) Umbraco
4 9 (2.28%) WebLogic
5 8 (2.03%) Apache
6 7 (1.78%) Confluence
7 6 (1.52%) Documentum
8 5 (1.27%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 4 (1.02%) nginx
10 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
10 2 (0.51%) Skype for Business
11 1 (0.25%) MS Project Server
11 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
11 1 (0.25%) SAS
11 1 (0.25%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 24 (6.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 23 (5.84%) Microsoft Office
3 14 (3.55%) Microsoft Project
4 5 (1.27%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.27%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.27%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.27%) Teamcenter
3 4 (1.02%) SAP MDG
3 4 (1.02%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.76%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (0.76%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.51%) Infor M3
5 2 (0.51%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 2 (0.51%) SAP MDG-S
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) iTrent
6 1 (0.25%) Magento
6 1 (0.25%) Movex
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payroll
6 1 (0.25%) Payment Gateway
6 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.25%) SAP VC
6 1 (0.25%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (6.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (4.82%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (3.05%) Office 365
4 11 (2.79%) SaaS
5 5 (1.27%) IaaS
5 5 (1.27%) PaaS
6 4 (1.02%) Dynamics 365
7 3 (0.76%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 1 (0.25%) G Suite
8 1 (0.25%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.25%) Trello
8 1 (0.25%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.78%) Intranet
2 4 (1.02%) DNS
2 4 (1.02%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (1.02%) Skype
2 4 (1.02%) SSL
3 3 (0.76%) LAN
3 3 (0.76%) MPLS
3 3 (0.76%) WAN
4 2 (0.51%) Kerberos
4 2 (0.51%) Wireless
5 1 (0.25%) 2G
5 1 (0.25%) 3G
5 1 (0.25%) 4G
5 1 (0.25%) FTP
5 1 (0.25%) SAN
5 1 (0.25%) SMS
5 1 (0.25%) VoIP
5 1 (0.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.79%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.03%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (1.78%) SAP HANA
4 5 (1.27%) Big Data
4 5 (1.27%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.27%) Power BI
4 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (0.76%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.51%) GIS
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.51%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.51%) QlikView
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.51%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
8 1 (0.25%) OLAP
8 1 (0.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (2.54%) JIRA
2 5 (1.27%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.27%) Jenkins
3 4 (1.02%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (1.02%) Bitbucket
3 4 (1.02%) Chocolatey
3 4 (1.02%) ClearCase
3 4 (1.02%) Subversion
3 4 (1.02%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.25%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.25%) ER Studio
4 1 (0.25%) ERwin
4 1 (0.25%) GoCD
4 1 (0.25%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.25%) PowerDesigner
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 85 (21.57%) Finance
2 26 (6.60%) Retail
3 19 (4.82%) Automotive
4 18 (4.57%) Manufacturing
5 10 (2.54%) Marketing
6 9 (2.28%) Banking
6 9 (2.28%) Legal
7 5 (1.27%) Aerospace
7 5 (1.27%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Back Office
8 1 (0.25%) Digital Economy
8 1 (0.25%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.25%) Games
8 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.25%) Military
8 1 (0.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 93 (23.60%) Analyst
2 80 (20.30%) Project Manager
3 64 (16.24%) Business Analyst
4 44 (11.17%) Architect
5 22 (5.58%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (5.08%) Consultant
7 19 (4.82%) IT Manager
8 15 (3.81%) Senior Manager
8 15 (3.81%) Test Manager
9 14 (3.55%) Change Manager
10 13 (3.30%) Business Manager
11 12 (3.05%) Delivery Manager
11 12 (3.05%) Technical Architect
12 11 (2.79%) Business Change Manager
13 10 (2.54%) Developer
13 10 (2.54%) Digital Business Analyst
13 10 (2.54%) PMO Analyst
13 10 (2.54%) Senior Project Manager
14 9 (2.28%) Agile Business Analyst
14 9 (2.28%) Digital Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (3.30%) .NET
2 6 (1.52%) XML
3 3 (0.76%) Web Services
4 2 (0.51%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.51%) LDAP
4 2 (0.51%) OAuth
4 2 (0.51%) React
4 2 (0.51%) SAML
4 2 (0.51%) Velocity
5 1 (0.25%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 36 (9.14%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.81%) Self-Motivation
3 14 (3.55%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.54%) Data Centre
5 9 (2.28%) Private Cloud
5 9 (2.28%) User Experience
5 9 (2.28%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.78%) FMCG
7 6 (1.52%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.27%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.02%) Public Cloud
10 2 (0.51%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.51%) NHS
11 1 (0.25%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.25%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.25%) Home Automation
11 1 (0.25%) PKI
11 1 (0.25%) Robotics
11 1 (0.25%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 24 (6.09%) Windows
2 12 (3.05%) Windows Server
3 7 (1.78%) Unix
4 5 (1.27%) Linux
5 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (28.17%) Agile Software Development
2 90 (22.84%) Project Management
3 43 (10.91%) PRINCE2
4 35 (8.88%) Business Analysis
4 35 (8.88%) ITIL
5 28 (7.11%) Migration
5 28 (7.11%) Service Management
6 26 (6.60%) Waterfall
7 25 (6.35%) ITSM
7 25 (6.35%) Problem-Solving
8 23 (5.84%) Commercial Awareness
9 22 (5.58%) CRM
10 21 (5.33%) Risk Management
11 20 (5.08%) Change Management
11 20 (5.08%) Supplier Management
12 19 (4.82%) Business Intelligence
12 19 (4.82%) User Stories
13 17 (4.31%) Programme Management
13 17 (4.31%) Scrum
14 16 (4.06%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (4.82%) SQL
2 13 (3.30%) Java
3 6 (1.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (1.02%) PowerShell
5 3 (0.76%) C
5 3 (0.76%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.76%) VBA
6 2 (0.51%) PL/SQL
6 2 (0.51%) Python
7 1 (0.25%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) C++
7 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 14 (3.55%) Degree
2 11 (2.79%) ISEB
3 5 (1.27%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.76%) APMP
4 3 (0.76%) ISEB Practitioner
4 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 3 (0.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 3 (0.76%) SC Cleared
4 3 (0.76%) Security Cleared
5 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
5 2 (0.51%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.51%) PMP
6 1 (0.25%) ACCA
6 1 (0.25%) CIMA
6 1 (0.25%) DBS Check
6 1 (0.25%) IIBA
6 1 (0.25%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.33%) PMO
2 8 (2.03%) GDPR
3 5 (1.27%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.27%) QA
4 2 (0.51%) COBIT
4 2 (0.51%) ISO 22301
4 2 (0.51%) P3O
4 2 (0.51%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (1.78%) Active Directory
2 4 (1.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.51%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.27%) Nagios
1 5 (1.27%) PTC Integrity
2 4 (1.02%) Ansible
2 4 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.02%) Rundeck
2 4 (1.02%) Terraform
3 1 (0.25%) Ambari
3 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.25%) Opsview
3 1 (0.25%) SCCM
3 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (13.20%) Microsoft
2 42 (10.66%) SAP
3 25 (6.35%) Oracle
4 10 (2.54%) IBM
5 7 (1.78%) ServiceNow
5 7 (1.78%) webMethods
6 6 (1.52%) Adobe
6 6 (1.52%) Niku
6 6 (1.52%) Pega
7 5 (1.27%) CheckPoint
7 5 (1.27%) Kronos
7 5 (1.27%) PTC
7 5 (1.27%) Remedy
7 5 (1.27%) Siemens
8 4 (1.02%) Atlassian
8 4 (1.02%) Google
8 4 (1.02%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (1.02%) VMware
9 3 (0.76%) hybris
9 3 (0.76%) RedPrairie