Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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.

Stakeholder Management
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 9 16 14
Rank change year-on-year +7 -2 +8
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 438 507 385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 9.14% 8.16% 7.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 11.01% 9.83% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 303 369 305
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £433 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.73% +8.13% -
10th Percentile £306 £307 £290
90th Percentile £575 £613 £650
England median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £33.00 £18.94 £26.47
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +74.23% -28.45% +34.03%
10th Percentile £22.40 £12.10 £16.38
90th Percentile £54.10 £20.37 £32.78
England median hourly rate £35.00 £36.00 £42.00
% change year-on-year -2.78% -14.29% +93.10%

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 3977 5160 3939
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.01% 83.05% 79.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2539 3087 2258
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £235
90th Percentile £550 £550 £530
England median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 140 136 176
West Midlands median hourly rate £25.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.85% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £11.70 £10.75 £11.13
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.50 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.41 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.68% +8.49% +18.42%

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017.

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 18 November 2017. 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 +24 137 £419 -3.18% 11
Coventry +8 91 £440 +6.67% 6
Warwickshire -4 70 £425 -1.45% 1
Staffordshire -2 21 £388 -6.06% 1
Solihull +11 18 £550 +10.00% 2
Shropshire -29 12 £531 +6.25% 1
Walsall 0 6 £320 -20.00% 1
Wolverhampton -2 4 £343 +0.74% 1
Worcestershire +9 2 £600 +71.43% 2
Herefordshire +1 2 £556 +23.61%
Tipton - 1 - -
Halesowen - 1 £425 -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Stakeholder Management.

1 113 (25.80%) Project Management
2 108 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 89 (20.32%) Finance
4 58 (13.24%) Migration
5 55 (12.56%) PRINCE2
6 50 (11.42%) Microsoft
7 45 (10.27%) Business Analysis
8 43 (9.82%) SAP
9 39 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
10 36 (8.22%) CRM
10 36 (8.22%) Scrum
11 34 (7.76%) Change Management
12 33 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
12 33 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
12 33 (7.53%) Waterfall
13 32 (7.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 31 (7.08%) Automotive
15 26 (5.94%) Service Management
16 25 (5.71%) Windows
17 23 (5.25%) Degree
18 22 (5.02%) Office 365
19 21 (4.79%) GDPR
19 21 (4.79%) Project Planning
19 21 (4.79%) Retail
19 21 (4.79%) Data Migration
20 20 (4.57%) ITIL
20 20 (4.57%) SharePoint
20 20 (4.57%) JIRA
21 19 (4.34%) Security Cleared
21 19 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure

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 20 (4.57%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.20%) Confluence
3 11 (2.51%) SAS
4 6 (1.37%) Apache
4 6 (1.37%) Elasticsearch
4 6 (1.37%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.23%) CMS
6 1 (0.23%) Documentum
6 1 (0.23%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.23%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.23%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 33 (7.53%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (3.88%) Microsoft Project
3 15 (3.42%) MS Visio
4 8 (1.83%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (0.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.46%) Windchill
6 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 18 (4.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 10 (2.28%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.91%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.68%) iTrent
4 3 (0.68%) Maximo
5 2 (0.46%) Actimize
5 2 (0.46%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.46%) SAP WM
5 2 (0.46%) Teamcenter
5 2 (0.46%) Workday HCM
6 1 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.23%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.23%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.23%) Primavera
6 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.23%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.23%) SAP SEM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.02%) Office 365
2 19 (4.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (1.37%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 6 (1.37%) Amazon EC2
4 6 (1.37%) Amazon ELB
4 6 (1.37%) Amazon S3
4 6 (1.37%) IaaS
4 6 (1.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 3 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
5 3 (0.68%) SaaS
6 2 (0.46%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.23%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.23%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.23%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (2.51%) SMS
2 7 (1.60%) DNS
2 7 (1.60%) SSH
3 6 (1.37%) HTTP
3 6 (1.37%) OpenLDAP
3 6 (1.37%) OpenVPN
4 4 (0.91%) LAN
5 3 (0.68%) Firewall
5 3 (0.68%) WAN
6 2 (0.46%) Intranet
6 2 (0.46%) SAN
6 2 (0.46%) SDH
6 2 (0.46%) Skype
6 2 (0.46%) VoIP
6 2 (0.46%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.23%) ADSL
7 1 (0.23%) HSRP
7 1 (0.23%) MPLS
7 1 (0.23%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (0.23%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.51%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.60%) Power BI
3 6 (1.37%) Amazon RDS
3 6 (1.37%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.37%) NoSQL
3 6 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
3 6 (1.37%) QlikView
3 6 (1.37%) Spotfire
4 5 (1.14%) SAP BW
5 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
5 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (0.68%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
6 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2016
7 2 (0.46%) Big Data
7 2 (0.46%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 20 (4.57%) JIRA
2 6 (1.37%) Ant
2 6 (1.37%) Bitbucket
2 6 (1.37%) Git (software)
2 6 (1.37%) Jenkins
2 6 (1.37%) JUnit
2 6 (1.37%) Liquibase
2 6 (1.37%) Maven
2 6 (1.37%) SonarQube
2 6 (1.37%) Sonatype Nexus
3 4 (0.91%) Selenium
4 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.23%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (0.23%) ProC
5 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 89 (20.32%) Finance
2 31 (7.08%) Automotive
3 21 (4.79%) Retail
4 15 (3.42%) Banking
5 13 (2.97%) Manufacturing
6 10 (2.28%) Billing
7 8 (1.83%) Legal
7 8 (1.83%) Marketing
8 4 (0.91%) Back Office
9 3 (0.68%) Law
9 3 (0.68%) Local Government
9 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
10 2 (0.46%) Advertising
10 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.23%) Front Office
11 1 (0.23%) Games
11 1 (0.23%) Publishing
11 1 (0.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 130 (29.68%) Project Manager
2 87 (19.86%) Analyst
3 67 (15.30%) Business Analyst
4 38 (8.68%) Consultant
5 23 (5.25%) IT Manager
6 21 (4.79%) Architect
7 18 (4.11%) Programme Manager
8 17 (3.88%) Delivery Manager
9 16 (3.65%) Business Manager
10 15 (3.42%) Change Manager
10 15 (3.42%) SAP Consultant
11 14 (3.20%) Senior Manager
12 13 (2.97%) Business Intelligence Analyst
12 13 (2.97%) CRM Consultant
12 13 (2.97%) Functional Consultant
12 13 (2.97%) Migration Manager
13 12 (2.74%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
13 12 (2.74%) IT Project Manager
13 12 (2.74%) Service Manager
14 11 (2.51%) Digital Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.37%) D3.js
1 6 (1.37%) Elastic Stack
1 6 (1.37%) MCollective
1 6 (1.37%) REST
2 4 (0.91%) SAP Smart Forms
3 3 (0.68%) .NET
4 2 (0.46%) Mason
4 2 (0.46%) XML
5 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.23%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.23%) Flash
5 1 (0.23%) JSON
5 1 (0.23%) MDX
5 1 (0.23%) Web Services
5 1 (0.23%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 39 (8.90%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (3.42%) Data Centre
3 13 (2.97%) User Experience
4 12 (2.74%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.37%) Linux Command Line
5 6 (1.37%) NHS
6 5 (1.14%) Mobile App
7 4 (0.91%) Freedom of Information
7 4 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
7 4 (0.91%) Smart Meter
8 3 (0.68%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.46%) EPoS
9 2 (0.46%) PMI
9 2 (0.46%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.46%) Social Media
10 1 (0.23%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.23%) Digital Signage
10 1 (0.23%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.23%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.71%) Windows
2 16 (3.65%) Windows 10
3 9 (2.05%) Linux
4 6 (1.37%) CentOS
5 3 (0.68%) Unix
5 3 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.46%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.23%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 113 (25.80%) Project Management
2 108 (24.66%) Agile Software Development
3 58 (13.24%) Migration
4 55 (12.56%) PRINCE2
5 45 (10.27%) Business Analysis
6 36 (8.22%) CRM
6 36 (8.22%) Scrum
7 34 (7.76%) Change Management
8 33 (7.53%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (7.53%) Waterfall
9 32 (7.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 26 (5.94%) Service Management
11 21 (4.79%) Data Migration
11 21 (4.79%) Project Planning
12 20 (4.57%) ITIL
13 19 (4.34%) E-Commerce
14 18 (4.11%) Coaching
14 18 (4.11%) Data Protection
15 16 (3.65%) Analytics
15 16 (3.65%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 15 (3.42%) SQL
2 7 (1.60%) ABAP
3 6 (1.37%) Bash Shell
3 6 (1.37%) GraphQL
3 6 (1.37%) Groovy
3 6 (1.37%) Java
3 6 (1.37%) Python
3 6 (1.37%) R
3 6 (1.37%) Scala
4 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.46%) C
5 2 (0.46%) C#
5 2 (0.46%) PowerShell
5 2 (0.46%) VBA
6 1 (0.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.23%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.23%) PROC SQL
6 1 (0.23%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 23 (5.25%) Degree
2 19 (4.34%) Security Cleared
3 15 (3.42%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (1.60%) ISEB
6 6 (1.37%) APMP
7 5 (1.14%) PMP
8 4 (0.91%) PMI Certification
9 3 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
9 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (0.46%) ACCA
10 2 (0.46%) CIMA
10 2 (0.46%) ECDL
10 2 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 1 (0.23%) CCIE
11 1 (0.23%) CCNP
11 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
11 1 (0.23%) IIBA
11 1 (0.23%) ISEB Practitioner
11 1 (0.23%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (4.79%) GDPR
2 19 (4.34%) PMO
3 9 (2.05%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.14%) QA
5 2 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 6 (1.37%) Docker
2 6 (1.37%) Postfix
2 6 (1.37%) Squid
2 6 (1.37%) vCloud
2 6 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.46%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (1.37%) Ansible
1 6 (1.37%) Docker Swarm
1 6 (1.37%) Kibana
1 6 (1.37%) Kubernetes
1 6 (1.37%) logstash
1 6 (1.37%) Puppet
1 6 (1.37%) Rancher
1 6 (1.37%) Rsyslog
1 6 (1.37%) Sysdig
1 6 (1.37%) Terraform
1 6 (1.37%) ZABBIX
2 5 (1.14%) SCCM
3 2 (0.46%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.46%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.46%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 50 (11.42%) Microsoft
2 43 (9.82%) SAP
3 14 (3.20%) Oracle
4 11 (2.51%) ServiceNow
5 10 (2.28%) Tableau
6 8 (1.83%) VMware
7 6 (1.37%) IBM
7 6 (1.37%) Sonatype
8 4 (0.91%) Concur
8 4 (0.91%) HP
8 4 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
8 4 (0.91%) Workday
9 3 (0.68%) Epicor
10 2 (0.46%) Atlassian
10 2 (0.46%) Cisco
10 2 (0.46%) Cloudera
10 2 (0.46%) Cognos
10 2 (0.46%) CollabNet
10 2 (0.46%) Kronos
10 2 (0.46%) Siemens