Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 9 14 20
Rank change year-on-year +5 +6 0
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 408 443 347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.80% 8.16% 6.99%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.66% 9.89% 8.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 319 270
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% -1.18% -
10th Percentile £300 £300 £290
90th Percentile £575 £579 £700
England median daily rate £470 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +4.44% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 3
West Midlands median hourly rate £23.75 £18.94 £31.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.40% -39.76% +46.23%
10th Percentile £15.53 £13.60 £22.29
90th Percentile £32.58 £28.80 £33.13
England median hourly rate £35.00 £32.50 £39.51
% change year-on-year +7.69% -17.73% +22.46%

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 3,827 4,481 4,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 82.59% 82.54% 81.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,430 2,707 2,264
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +4.17%
10th Percentile £244 £250 £245
90th Percentile £550 £550 £545
England median daily rate £450 £433 £425
% change year-on-year +3.93% +1.88% +6.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 133 165
West Midlands median hourly rate £24.98 £21.26 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.50% +6.30% -11.11%
10th Percentile £11.33 £10.90 £10.98
90th Percentile £48.75 £41.86 £43.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -4.00% +8.70% +15.00%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +33 132 £425 - 14
Coventry +1 87 £433 +4.85% 11
Warwickshire -3 63 £413 +6.80% 4
Staffordshire +5 23 £388 -8.82% 7
Solihull +9 16 £550 +22.22% 4
Shropshire -26 10 £584 +20.98% 5
Wolverhampton -4 6 £343 -0.72%
Herefordshire +1 1 £725 +45.00% 1
Worcestershire -2 1 £425 +9.68% 4
Tipton - 1 - -
Halesowen - 1 £425 -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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.

1 108 (26.47%) Project Management
2 101 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
3 78 (19.12%) Finance
4 58 (14.22%) Microsoft
5 52 (12.75%) PRINCE2
6 48 (11.76%) Migration
7 46 (11.27%) Business Analysis
8 38 (9.31%) SAP
8 38 (9.31%) CRM
8 38 (9.31%) GDPR
9 36 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
10 31 (7.60%) Scrum
11 29 (7.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 28 (6.86%) Service Management
12 28 (6.86%) Change Management
12 28 (6.86%) Windows
13 27 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
14 25 (6.13%) Waterfall
14 25 (6.13%) Data Protection
15 23 (5.64%) Degree
16 22 (5.39%) Retail
16 22 (5.39%) Office 365
17 21 (5.15%) Automotive
17 21 (5.15%) E-Commerce
17 21 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (5.15%) Security Cleared
18 19 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
18 19 (4.66%) Dynamics CRM
18 19 (4.66%) ITIL
18 19 (4.66%) Coaching

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 18 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 14 (3.43%) Confluence
3 8 (1.96%) Apache
3 8 (1.96%) Elasticsearch
3 8 (1.96%) Tomcat
4 5 (1.23%) SAS
5 2 (0.49%) CMS
6 1 (0.25%) Documentum
6 1 (0.25%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.25%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.25%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.25%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 27 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (4.17%) Microsoft Project
3 11 (2.70%) Microsoft Excel
4 7 (1.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.72%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.25%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 19 (4.66%) Dynamics CRM
2 11 (2.70%) SAP IS-U
3 4 (0.98%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.74%) iTrent
4 3 (0.74%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.49%) Maximo
5 2 (0.49%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 2 (0.49%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.49%) SAP WM
6 1 (0.25%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.25%) MFGPRO
6 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
6 1 (0.25%) Primavera
6 1 (0.25%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.25%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.25%) SAP MDM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.25%) SAP SEM
6 1 (0.25%) Teamcenter
6 1 (0.25%) Workday HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (5.39%) Office 365
2 19 (4.66%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (1.96%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 8 (1.96%) Amazon EC2
4 8 (1.96%) Amazon ELB
4 8 (1.96%) Amazon S3
4 8 (1.96%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 6 (1.47%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (1.47%) IaaS
6 3 (0.74%) SaaS
7 1 (0.25%) Amazon EMR
7 1 (0.25%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.25%) PaaS
7 1 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.94%) SMS
2 9 (2.21%) DNS
3 8 (1.96%) HTTP
3 8 (1.96%) OpenLDAP
3 8 (1.96%) OpenVPN
3 8 (1.96%) SSH
4 3 (0.74%) Internet
4 3 (0.74%) WAN
5 2 (0.49%) Intranet
5 2 (0.49%) LAN
5 2 (0.49%) SDH
5 2 (0.49%) Skype
6 1 (0.25%) 5G
6 1 (0.25%) ADSL
6 1 (0.25%) Broadband
6 1 (0.25%) Firewall
6 1 (0.25%) MPLS
6 1 (0.25%) SAN
6 1 (0.25%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (0.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.70%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.21%) Amazon RDS
2 9 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
4 7 (1.72%) Power BI
5 6 (1.47%) NoSQL
5 6 (1.47%) QlikView
5 6 (1.47%) Spotfire
6 5 (1.23%) Big Data
7 4 (0.98%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
7 4 (0.98%) Data Lake
7 4 (0.98%) Hadoop
7 4 (0.98%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.25%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.25%) Data Mining
9 1 (0.25%) DB2
9 1 (0.25%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 17 (4.17%) JIRA
2 8 (1.96%) Ant
2 8 (1.96%) Bitbucket
2 8 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 8 (1.96%) Jenkins
2 8 (1.96%) JUnit
2 8 (1.96%) Liquibase
2 8 (1.96%) Maven
2 8 (1.96%) SonarQube
2 8 (1.96%) Sonatype Nexus
3 2 (0.49%) Selenium
3 2 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.25%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 78 (19.12%) Finance
2 22 (5.39%) Retail
3 21 (5.15%) Automotive
4 14 (3.43%) Banking
5 11 (2.70%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.72%) Billing
6 7 (1.72%) Legal
7 5 (1.23%) Marketing
8 4 (0.98%) Back Office
9 2 (0.49%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Law
9 2 (0.49%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.49%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.25%) Advertising
10 1 (0.25%) Front Office
10 1 (0.25%) Games
10 1 (0.25%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 117 (28.68%) Project Manager
2 90 (22.06%) Analyst
3 75 (18.38%) Business Analyst
4 39 (9.56%) Consultant
5 22 (5.39%) IT Manager
6 19 (4.66%) Architect
7 16 (3.92%) Change Manager
8 15 (3.68%) CRM Consultant
8 15 (3.68%) Senior Manager
9 14 (3.43%) GDPR Business Analyst
9 14 (3.43%) IT Project Manager
10 13 (3.19%) Business Manager
10 13 (3.19%) Delivery Manager
10 13 (3.19%) Programme Manager
11 12 (2.94%) Functional Consultant
11 12 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
12 11 (2.70%) Senior Analyst
13 10 (2.45%) Developer
13 10 (2.45%) Senior Project Manager
14 9 (2.21%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (1.96%) Elastic Stack
1 8 (1.96%) MCollective
1 8 (1.96%) REST
2 6 (1.47%) D3.js
2 6 (1.47%) SAP Smart Forms
3 4 (0.98%) .NET
4 2 (0.49%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.49%) Mason
4 2 (0.49%) Web Services
4 2 (0.49%) WF
5 1 (0.25%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.25%) Flash
5 1 (0.25%) JSON
5 1 (0.25%) MDX
5 1 (0.25%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 36 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.19%) Data Centre
2 13 (3.19%) User Experience
3 12 (2.94%) Management Information System
4 8 (1.96%) Linux Command Line
4 8 (1.96%) NHS
5 7 (1.72%) Mobile App
5 7 (1.72%) Smart Meter
6 4 (0.98%) Freedom of Information
7 3 (0.74%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (0.74%) PMI
7 3 (0.74%) Social Media
8 2 (0.49%) Computer Science
8 2 (0.49%) Driving Licence
8 2 (0.49%) EPoS
8 2 (0.49%) Internet of Things
8 2 (0.49%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.25%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.25%) Data Protection Act
9 1 (0.25%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.86%) Windows
2 18 (4.41%) Windows 10
3 11 (2.70%) Linux
4 8 (1.96%) CentOS
5 4 (0.98%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.49%) Windows 7
6 2 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.25%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.25%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (26.47%) Project Management
2 101 (24.75%) Agile Software Development
3 52 (12.75%) PRINCE2
4 48 (11.76%) Migration
5 46 (11.27%) Business Analysis
6 38 (9.31%) CRM
7 31 (7.60%) Scrum
8 29 (7.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 28 (6.86%) Change Management
9 28 (6.86%) Service Management
10 25 (6.13%) Data Protection
10 25 (6.13%) Waterfall
11 21 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
11 21 (5.15%) E-Commerce
12 19 (4.66%) Coaching
12 19 (4.66%) ITIL
13 18 (4.41%) User Stories
14 16 (3.92%) Data Migration
14 16 (3.92%) SDLC
14 16 (3.92%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.19%) SQL
2 9 (2.21%) ABAP
3 8 (1.96%) Bash Shell
3 8 (1.96%) Groovy
3 8 (1.96%) Java
4 6 (1.47%) GraphQL
4 6 (1.47%) Python
4 6 (1.47%) R
4 6 (1.47%) Scala
5 3 (0.74%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.49%) VB
6 2 (0.49%) VBA
7 1 (0.25%) C
7 1 (0.25%) C#
7 1 (0.25%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
7 1 (0.25%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (5.64%) Degree
2 21 (5.15%) Security Cleared
3 18 (4.41%) SC Cleared
4 9 (2.21%) ISEB
5 8 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 5 (1.23%) APMP
6 5 (1.23%) PMP
7 4 (0.98%) PMI Certification
8 3 (0.74%) BPSS Clearance
8 3 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.49%) ECDL
10 1 (0.25%) CISA
10 1 (0.25%) CRISC
10 1 (0.25%) IIBA
10 1 (0.25%) ISEB Practitioner
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB
10 1 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 1 (0.25%) Master's Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 38 (9.31%) GDPR
2 16 (3.92%) PMO
3 8 (1.96%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 3 (0.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.74%) QA
6 2 (0.49%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (0.25%) COBIT
7 1 (0.25%) ISO 22301
7 1 (0.25%) P3O
7 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (1.96%) Docker
1 8 (1.96%) Postfix
1 8 (1.96%) Squid
1 8 (1.96%) vCloud
1 8 (1.96%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (1.47%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.25%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.25%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (1.96%) Ansible
1 8 (1.96%) Docker Swarm
1 8 (1.96%) Kibana
1 8 (1.96%) Kubernetes
1 8 (1.96%) logstash
1 8 (1.96%) Puppet
1 8 (1.96%) Rancher
1 8 (1.96%) Rsyslog
1 8 (1.96%) Sysdig
1 8 (1.96%) Terraform
1 8 (1.96%) ZABBIX
2 4 (0.98%) SCCM
3 2 (0.49%) AirWatch
3 2 (0.49%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (0.49%) SCOM
4 1 (0.25%) Failover Clustering
4 1 (0.25%) WSUS
Vendors
1 58 (14.22%) Microsoft
2 38 (9.31%) SAP
3 11 (2.70%) Oracle
4 9 (2.21%) ServiceNow
4 9 (2.21%) VMware
5 8 (1.96%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (1.96%) Sonatype
6 7 (1.72%) Tableau
7 5 (1.23%) Cloudera
8 4 (0.98%) Concur
8 4 (0.98%) IBM
9 3 (0.74%) Epicor
10 2 (0.49%) Conga
10 2 (0.49%) HP
10 2 (0.49%) Kronos
11 1 (0.25%) Meraki
11 1 (0.25%) Snow
11 1 (0.25%) Temenos
11 1 (0.25%) Verint
11 1 (0.25%) Workday