Period
to 22 June 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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 11 13 14
Rank change year-on-year +2 +1 +1
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 437 350 487
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.92% 8.12% 8.60%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.74% 9.84% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 328 261 353
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £425 £425
10th Percentile £281 £300 £277
90th Percentile £548 £534 £600
England median daily rate £465 £455 £450
% change year-on-year +2.09% +1.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.25 £28.75 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +64.35% +173.81% -64.32%
10th Percentile £37.13 £17.00 £10.25
90th Percentile £59.98 £48.50 £10.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £42.49 £27.50
% change year-on-year -17.62% +54.50% -41.90%

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 4,069 3,556 4,741
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.02% 82.49% 83.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,468 2,195 2,722
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £231
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 139 107
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.00 £21.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% +20.00% -23.91%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £38.75 £46.00 £38.85
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.00% - +19.05%

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 22 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Stakeholder Management in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 June 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 0 114 £425 +0.89% 18
Warwickshire +9 90 £413 - 3
Coventry -12 70 £425 - 14
Shropshire +3 32 £439 -10.33% 1
Staffordshire +4 19 £413 -2.94% 3
Solihull +1 18 £426 -6.58% 4
Worcestershire -6 7 £488 -2.50% 1
Wolverhampton -2 3 £343 -12.18% 4
Sutton Coldfield - 3 £286 -
Herefordshire +6 2 £410 -
Walsall -8 2 £331 +3.52%
Kingswinford - 2 - -
West Bromwich +9 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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.

1 114 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (24.94%) Project Management
3 86 (19.68%) Finance
4 58 (13.27%) PRINCE2
5 50 (11.44%) Business Analysis
6 42 (9.61%) Microsoft
7 35 (8.01%) ITIL
8 33 (7.55%) GDPR
9 30 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (6.64%) SAP
11 28 (6.41%) Change Management
12 27 (6.18%) Service Management
12 27 (6.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 26 (5.95%) Scrum
13 26 (5.95%) Retail
14 25 (5.72%) CRM
15 22 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
16 21 (4.81%) Coaching
16 21 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
17 20 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (4.58%) Supplier Management
17 20 (4.58%) Windows
17 20 (4.58%) Migration
18 18 (4.12%) SQL
19 17 (3.89%) .NET
19 17 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
19 17 (3.89%) Automotive
19 17 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
20 16 (3.66%) Manufacturing
20 16 (3.66%) Banking

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 13 (2.97%) SharePoint
2 12 (2.75%) CMS
3 11 (2.52%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 9 (2.06%) WebLogic
5 8 (1.83%) Drupal
5 8 (1.83%) Umbraco
6 5 (1.14%) Documentum
7 3 (0.69%) Apache
7 3 (0.69%) Confluence
8 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.46%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.46%) WordPress
9 1 (0.23%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.23%) MS Exchange
9 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.23%) SAS
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 17 (3.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Project
3 12 (2.75%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (1.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 5 (1.14%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.23%) InVision
6 1 (0.23%) Spreadsheet
6 1 (0.23%) SPSS
6 1 (0.23%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 17 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.92%) SAP HCM
2 4 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.46%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.46%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.46%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.23%) Actimize
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.23%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.23%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.23%) SAP VC
5 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 20 (4.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (2.97%) Office 365
3 10 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (2.29%) SaaS
4 9 (2.06%) IaaS
5 7 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.60%) PaaS
6 5 (1.14%) SuccessFactors
7 4 (0.92%) OneDrive
8 3 (0.69%) Yammer
9 2 (0.46%) Google Cloud Platform
9 2 (0.46%) Trello
10 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
10 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.37%) SMS
2 5 (1.14%) Skype
3 3 (0.69%) Wireless
4 2 (0.46%) DNS
4 2 (0.46%) Firewall
4 2 (0.46%) Network Security
5 1 (0.23%) 2G
5 1 (0.23%) 3G
5 1 (0.23%) 4G
5 1 (0.23%) FTP
5 1 (0.23%) Internet
5 1 (0.23%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) LAN
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.06%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.83%) Power BI
3 7 (1.60%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (1.14%) Big Data
5 4 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
7 2 (0.46%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.46%) DB2
7 2 (0.46%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (0.46%) QlikView
7 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
7 2 (0.46%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.46%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.23%) Impala
8 1 (0.23%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.23%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (1.60%) JIRA
2 3 (0.69%) Chocolatey
2 3 (0.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
4 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
4 1 (0.23%) ERwin
4 1 (0.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.23%) GoCD
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 86 (19.68%) Finance
2 26 (5.95%) Retail
3 17 (3.89%) Automotive
4 16 (3.66%) Banking
4 16 (3.66%) Manufacturing
5 11 (2.52%) Legal
6 10 (2.29%) Marketing
7 8 (1.83%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.69%) Billing
9 3 (0.69%) Military
9 3 (0.69%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.46%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Back Office
11 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 115 (26.32%) Analyst
2 101 (23.11%) Project Manager
3 85 (19.45%) Business Analyst
4 44 (10.07%) Architect
5 30 (6.86%) IT Manager
6 24 (5.49%) Solutions Architect
7 23 (5.26%) Consultant
8 18 (4.12%) Digital Business Analyst
8 18 (4.12%) IT Project Manager
9 14 (3.20%) Digital Analyst
10 12 (2.75%) GDPR Business Analyst
11 11 (2.52%) Programme Manager
11 11 (2.52%) Senior Manager
11 11 (2.52%) Service Manager
11 11 (2.52%) Test Manager
12 10 (2.29%) Business Change Manager
12 10 (2.29%) Business Manager
12 10 (2.29%) Developer
12 10 (2.29%) Security Manager
12 10 (2.29%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (3.89%) .NET
2 7 (1.60%) XML
3 5 (1.14%) Web Services
4 3 (0.69%) React
4 3 (0.69%) Velocity
5 2 (0.46%) CSS
5 2 (0.46%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.23%) Middleware
6 1 (0.23%) REST
6 1 (0.23%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.23%) SOAP
6 1 (0.23%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 30 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (3.20%) User Experience
3 13 (2.97%) Self-Motivation
4 11 (2.52%) Virtual Team
5 10 (2.29%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.29%) Smart Meter
6 9 (2.06%) Management Information System
7 5 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 4 (0.92%) FMCG
9 3 (0.69%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.69%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.46%) EPoS
10 2 (0.46%) NHS
10 2 (0.46%) PKI
10 2 (0.46%) Public Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Clustering
11 1 (0.23%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
11 1 (0.23%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.23%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 20 (4.58%) Windows
2 8 (1.83%) Unix
3 6 (1.37%) Windows Server
4 5 (1.14%) Windows 10
5 3 (0.69%) Linux
6 1 (0.23%) AIX
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
2 109 (24.94%) Project Management
3 58 (13.27%) PRINCE2
4 50 (11.44%) Business Analysis
5 35 (8.01%) ITIL
6 28 (6.41%) Change Management
7 27 (6.18%) Service Management
7 27 (6.18%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 26 (5.95%) Scrum
9 25 (5.72%) CRM
10 22 (5.03%) Continuous Improvement
11 21 (4.81%) Coaching
11 21 (4.81%) Problem-Solving
12 20 (4.58%) Migration
12 20 (4.58%) Supplier Management
13 16 (3.66%) Acceptance Criteria
13 16 (3.66%) SDLC
13 16 (3.66%) Service Design
14 15 (3.43%) Decision-Making
14 15 (3.43%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 18 (4.12%) SQL
2 8 (1.83%) Java
3 7 (1.60%) PowerShell
4 6 (1.37%) VBA
5 5 (1.14%) VB
6 2 (0.46%) C#
6 2 (0.46%) COBOL
6 2 (0.46%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.23%) ABAP
7 1 (0.23%) C++
7 1 (0.23%) Caml Language
7 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.23%) R
Qualifications
1 15 (3.43%) ISEB
2 13 (2.97%) Degree
3 8 (1.83%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 5 (1.14%) ISTQB
4 5 (1.14%) Security Cleared
5 4 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (0.69%) AWS Certification
6 3 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
6 3 (0.69%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (0.69%) SC Cleared
7 2 (0.46%) APMP
7 2 (0.46%) CISSP
7 2 (0.46%) ISEB Practitioner
7 2 (0.46%) PMI Certification
7 2 (0.46%) PMP
8 1 (0.23%) ACCA
8 1 (0.23%) CEH
8 1 (0.23%) CIMA
8 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.23%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.55%) GDPR
2 16 (3.66%) PMO
3 5 (1.14%) Data Quality
3 5 (1.14%) QA
4 3 (0.69%) ISO 22301
4 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.69%) P3O
4 3 (0.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.23%) COBIT
5 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
5 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.23%) GCP
5 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (1.37%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.46%) Virtual Desktop
2 2 (0.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
3 1 (0.23%) XenApp
3 1 (0.23%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (0.69%) SCCM
2 2 (0.46%) Microsoft Intune
2 2 (0.46%) SCOM
2 2 (0.46%) WSUS
3 1 (0.23%) Ambari
3 1 (0.23%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (9.61%) Microsoft
2 29 (6.64%) SAP
3 14 (3.20%) Oracle
4 12 (2.75%) Adobe
5 8 (1.83%) webMethods
6 7 (1.60%) IBM
7 6 (1.37%) CheckPoint
7 6 (1.37%) CyberArk
7 6 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
7 6 (1.37%) ServiceNow
8 5 (1.14%) Niku
8 5 (1.14%) Pega
8 5 (1.14%) VMware
9 4 (0.92%) Apple
10 3 (0.69%) Cloudera
10 3 (0.69%) EMC
10 3 (0.69%) Google
10 3 (0.69%) Kronos
10 3 (0.69%) Tableau
11 2 (0.46%) RedPrairie