Period
to 16 August 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 16 August 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
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 14 14 14
Rank change year-on-year 0 0 -1
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 444 360 527
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.76% 8.35% 8.68%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.49% 10.01% 10.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 259 390
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £305 £306 £275
90th Percentile £575 £550 £601
England median daily rate £463 £460 £450
% change year-on-year +0.54% +2.22% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
West Midlands median hourly rate £47.25 £33.00 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +43.18% +214.29% -60.96%
10th Percentile £37.13 £21.10 £10.25
90th Percentile £59.98 £56.90 £10.75
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year - +10.24% -27.84%

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 4,232 3,596 5,087
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 83.52% 83.43% 83.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,535 2,277 2,972
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £265 £251 £238
90th Percentile £575 £550 £540
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +4.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 198 122 125
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.25 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.75% +17.65% -24.44%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.88 £10.73
90th Percentile £33.25 £52.40 £39.30
England median hourly rate £21.50 £23.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -8.51% - +8.60%

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 16 August 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 16 August 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 16 August 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 -10 103 £450 +5.88% 16
Warwickshire +6 95 £425 - 3
Coventry -10 76 £431 +1.47% 9
Shropshire -4 32 £490 +7.29% 1
Solihull +6 20 £389 -22.25% 4
Staffordshire +4 17 £400 -11.11% 5
Worcestershire -4 8 £488 -18.75%
Wolverhampton -4 4 £432 +23.29% 1
Sutton Coldfield - 4 £381 - 1
Herefordshire -5 3 £413 +6.45% 2
Walsall -9 2 £331 +3.52% 2
Kingswinford - 2 - -
West Bromwich +7 1 - -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 16 August 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.

1 118 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (24.77%) Project Management
3 90 (20.27%) Finance
4 54 (12.16%) PRINCE2
5 49 (11.04%) ITIL
6 47 (10.59%) Business Analysis
7 38 (8.56%) SAP
8 36 (8.11%) Microsoft
9 34 (7.66%) Service Management
10 33 (7.43%) Retail
11 32 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
12 26 (5.86%) Supplier Management
13 25 (5.63%) CRM
13 25 (5.63%) Change Management
13 25 (5.63%) ITSM
13 25 (5.63%) Automotive
14 24 (5.41%) Scrum
15 22 (4.95%) Migration
15 22 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
16 21 (4.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 21 (4.73%) Oracle
17 20 (4.50%) Service Design
17 20 (4.50%) GDPR
18 19 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
18 19 (4.28%) Windows
18 19 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
19 18 (4.05%) Manufacturing
20 17 (3.83%) User Stories
20 17 (3.83%) Problem-Solving
20 17 (3.83%) 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 14 (3.15%) CMS
2 11 (2.48%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 11 (2.48%) SharePoint
3 10 (2.25%) Drupal
3 10 (2.25%) Umbraco
4 7 (1.58%) Apache
4 7 (1.58%) WebLogic
5 6 (1.35%) Documentum
6 4 (0.90%) Confluence
7 3 (0.68%) nginx
8 2 (0.45%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.45%) SAS
8 2 (0.45%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.45%) WebSphere
8 2 (0.45%) WordPress
9 1 (0.23%) MS Project Server
9 1 (0.23%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 14 (3.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Office
2 13 (2.93%) Microsoft Project
3 6 (1.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (1.13%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.23%) InVision
5 1 (0.23%) SPSS
5 1 (0.23%) UserZoom
Business Applications
1 12 (2.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (0.90%) SAP HCM
2 4 (0.90%) SAP S/4HANA
3 3 (0.68%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.45%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (0.45%) SAP MDG
4 2 (0.45%) SAP PP
5 1 (0.23%) Actimize
5 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
5 1 (0.23%) iTrent
5 1 (0.23%) Magento
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.23%) ResourceLink
5 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.23%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.23%) SAP VC
5 1 (0.23%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 22 (4.95%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (3.60%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.48%) Office 365
4 10 (2.25%) SaaS
5 8 (1.80%) IaaS
6 7 (1.58%) PaaS
7 5 (1.13%) SuccessFactors
8 4 (0.90%) OneDrive
9 3 (0.68%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.45%) Yammer
11 1 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Cloud
11 1 (0.23%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.13%) Skype
2 4 (0.90%) DNS
2 4 (0.90%) LAN
2 4 (0.90%) SMS
2 4 (0.90%) WAN
3 3 (0.68%) MPLS
3 3 (0.68%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (0.68%) SSL
3 3 (0.68%) Wireless
4 2 (0.45%) Firewall
4 2 (0.45%) 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%) Intranet
5 1 (0.23%) SAN
5 1 (0.23%) VoIP
5 1 (0.23%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (2.03%) SQL Server
2 8 (1.80%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (1.35%) Power BI
4 4 (0.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (0.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (0.68%) Big Data
5 3 (0.68%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.45%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.45%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 2 (0.45%) SAP BW
6 2 (0.45%) SAP HANA
6 2 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.23%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.23%) Data Mining
7 1 (0.23%) DB2
7 1 (0.23%) GIS
7 1 (0.23%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 8 (1.80%) JIRA
2 4 (0.90%) Chocolatey
2 4 (0.90%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.90%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 3 (0.68%) Bitbucket
3 3 (0.68%) ClearCase
3 3 (0.68%) Subversion
3 3 (0.68%) Vagrant
4 2 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.45%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.23%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.23%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.23%) ERwin
5 1 (0.23%) GoCD
5 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.23%) SpecFlow
General
1 90 (20.27%) Finance
2 33 (7.43%) Retail
3 25 (5.63%) Automotive
4 18 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 15 (3.38%) Banking
5 15 (3.38%) Marketing
6 11 (2.48%) Legal
7 6 (1.35%) Telecoms
8 3 (0.68%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.45%) Billing
9 2 (0.45%) Military
9 2 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.45%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.23%) Back Office
10 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.23%) Games
10 1 (0.23%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 108 (24.32%) Analyst
2 102 (22.97%) Project Manager
3 76 (17.12%) Business Analyst
4 54 (12.16%) Architect
5 31 (6.98%) IT Manager
6 30 (6.76%) Solutions Architect
7 22 (4.95%) Consultant
8 18 (4.05%) Digital Business Analyst
9 16 (3.60%) Senior Manager
10 15 (3.38%) Digital Analyst
10 15 (3.38%) IT Project Manager
10 15 (3.38%) Service Manager
11 12 (2.70%) Business Manager
11 12 (2.70%) Senior Project Manager
11 12 (2.70%) Test Manager
12 10 (2.25%) Business Change Manager
12 10 (2.25%) Change Manager
12 10 (2.25%) Delivery Manager
12 10 (2.25%) Programme Manager
12 10 (2.25%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (3.60%) .NET
2 4 (0.90%) React
2 4 (0.90%) Web Services
2 4 (0.90%) XML
3 3 (0.68%) Velocity
4 2 (0.45%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.45%) CSS
4 2 (0.45%) HTML
5 1 (0.23%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 32 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
2 19 (4.28%) Self-Motivation
3 13 (2.93%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.70%) User Experience
5 11 (2.48%) Virtual Team
6 7 (1.58%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.58%) Smart Meter
7 6 (1.35%) Driving Licence
7 6 (1.35%) Private Cloud
8 4 (0.90%) FMCG
9 3 (0.68%) Mobile Banking
9 3 (0.68%) Online Banking
10 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
10 2 (0.45%) PKI
11 1 (0.23%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.23%) EPoS
11 1 (0.23%) Learning Management System
11 1 (0.23%) NHS
11 1 (0.23%) Robotics
11 1 (0.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 19 (4.28%) Windows
2 10 (2.25%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.13%) Unix
4 4 (0.90%) Linux
5 3 (0.68%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.23%) AIX
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 118 (26.58%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (24.77%) Project Management
3 54 (12.16%) PRINCE2
4 49 (11.04%) ITIL
5 47 (10.59%) Business Analysis
6 34 (7.66%) Service Management
7 26 (5.86%) Supplier Management
8 25 (5.63%) Change Management
8 25 (5.63%) CRM
8 25 (5.63%) ITSM
9 24 (5.41%) Scrum
10 22 (4.95%) Migration
11 21 (4.73%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 20 (4.50%) Service Design
13 19 (4.28%) Continuous Improvement
14 17 (3.83%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (3.83%) Problem-Solving
14 17 (3.83%) User Stories
15 16 (3.60%) Risk Management
15 16 (3.60%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 12 (2.70%) SQL
2 9 (2.03%) Java
3 6 (1.35%) PowerShell
4 3 (0.68%) T-SQL
5 2 (0.45%) C
5 2 (0.45%) COBOL
5 2 (0.45%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.23%) C#
6 1 (0.23%) C++
6 1 (0.23%) Caml Language
6 1 (0.23%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
6 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.23%) Python
6 1 (0.23%) R
6 1 (0.23%) VBA
Qualifications
1 10 (2.25%) Degree
1 10 (2.25%) ISEB
2 8 (1.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (1.13%) ISTQB
3 5 (1.13%) Security Cleared
4 4 (0.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (0.90%) SC Cleared
5 3 (0.68%) AWS Certification
5 3 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (0.45%) APMP
6 2 (0.45%) CISSP
6 2 (0.45%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 2 (0.45%) PMI Certification
6 2 (0.45%) PMP
7 1 (0.23%) ACCA
7 1 (0.23%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.23%) CCNA
7 1 (0.23%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.23%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.23%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.50%) GDPR
2 16 (3.60%) PMO
3 8 (1.80%) Data Quality
4 5 (1.13%) QA
5 4 (0.90%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.68%) COBIT
7 2 (0.45%) ISO 22301
7 2 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.23%) Cyber Essentials
8 1 (0.23%) GCP
8 1 (0.23%) P3O
8 1 (0.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (1.58%) Active Directory
2 5 (1.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.68%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.23%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 4 (0.90%) Nagios
2 3 (0.68%) Ansible
2 3 (0.68%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (0.68%) Rundeck
2 3 (0.68%) Terraform
3 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (0.45%) SCCM
4 1 (0.23%) Ambari
4 1 (0.23%) Opsview
4 1 (0.23%) SCOM
4 1 (0.23%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.23%) vRealize
4 1 (0.23%) WSUS
Vendors
1 38 (8.56%) SAP
2 36 (8.11%) Microsoft
3 21 (4.73%) Oracle
4 15 (3.38%) IBM
5 12 (2.70%) Adobe
6 8 (1.80%) VMware
7 7 (1.58%) ServiceNow
8 6 (1.35%) CyberArk
8 6 (1.35%) Niku
8 6 (1.35%) Pega
9 5 (1.13%) Kronos
9 5 (1.13%) Salesforce.com
9 5 (1.13%) webMethods
10 4 (0.90%) Apple
10 4 (0.90%) CheckPoint
10 4 (0.90%) Cisco
11 3 (0.68%) Atlassian
11 3 (0.68%) EMC
11 3 (0.68%) NetApp
12 2 (0.45%) Sitecore