Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 15 8 15
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 +1
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 453 442 475
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.72% 9.00% 7.95%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.06% 10.73% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 309 340
West Midlands median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.03%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £300
90th Percentile £575 £575 £600
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
% change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
West Midlands median hourly rate - £23.75 £18.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.40% -39.76%
England median hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year - -2.78% -14.29%

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 4,503 4,119 5,047
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 86.66% 83.87% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,773 2,649 3,021
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £270 £240 £250
90th Percentile £575 £550 £550
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 141 150
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.86 £25.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.56% +38.89% -10.00%
10th Percentile £10.99 £11.67 £10.61
90th Percentile £43.88 £48.75 £40.03
England median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £22.84
% change year-on-year -12.00% +9.48% +3.80%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 -9 101 £450 +5.88% 40
Coventry -5 90 £444 +1.66% 5
Warwickshire +5 84 £441 +4.44% 7
Shropshire -23 52 £450 -22.91% 3
Solihull +8 22 £350 -36.36% 8
Staffordshire -19 16 £419 +8.06% 2
Wolverhampton +2 8 £400 +16.64%
Herefordshire -16 2 £394 -29.21% 1
Worcestershire -5 1 - - 8
Sutton Coldfield - 1 £475 - 2
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 12 December 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.

1 123 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (25.17%) Project Management
3 106 (23.40%) Finance
4 67 (14.79%) Microsoft
5 40 (8.83%) PRINCE2
5 40 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
6 39 (8.61%) SAP
7 38 (8.39%) Business Analysis
7 38 (8.39%) Waterfall
8 37 (8.17%) ITIL
8 37 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
9 35 (7.73%) Migration
10 34 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
11 33 (7.28%) Change Management
11 33 (7.28%) PMO
12 31 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
13 30 (6.62%) Retail
13 30 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
13 30 (6.62%) SQL
14 29 (6.40%) Oracle
14 29 (6.40%) CRM
14 29 (6.40%) Windows
14 29 (6.40%) Service Management
15 27 (5.96%) Risk Management
15 27 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
16 24 (5.30%) ITSM
16 24 (5.30%) Microsoft Project
16 24 (5.30%) Commercial Awareness
17 22 (4.86%) Scrum
18 21 (4.64%) Java

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 12 (2.65%) SharePoint
1 12 (2.65%) WebLogic
2 10 (2.21%) CMS
3 7 (1.55%) Apache
3 7 (1.55%) Confluence
4 6 (1.32%) Drupal
4 6 (1.32%) Umbraco
5 4 (0.88%) Documentum
5 4 (0.88%) nginx
6 3 (0.66%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 2 (0.44%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (0.44%) SAS
7 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.22%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 37 (8.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 30 (6.62%) Microsoft Office
3 24 (5.30%) Microsoft Project
4 12 (2.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 7 (1.55%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.66%) Open Workbench
7 1 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 19 (4.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.10%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.10%) SAP S/4HANA
2 5 (1.10%) Teamcenter
3 3 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.66%) SAP Hybris
3 3 (0.66%) SAP MDG
4 2 (0.44%) Infor M3
4 2 (0.44%) Magento
4 2 (0.44%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
4 2 (0.44%) SAP MDG-S
5 1 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.22%) iTrent
5 1 (0.22%) Movex
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Payroll
5 1 (0.22%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (0.22%) Sage X3
5 1 (0.22%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.22%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 34 (7.51%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (5.96%) Amazon AWS
3 11 (2.43%) Office 365
4 9 (1.99%) SaaS
5 8 (1.77%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.44%) G Suite
6 2 (0.44%) PaaS
7 1 (0.22%) IaaS
7 1 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.22%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (1.55%) Intranet
2 4 (0.88%) DNS
2 4 (0.88%) Reverse Proxy
2 4 (0.88%) SSL
3 3 (0.66%) LAN
3 3 (0.66%) MPLS
3 3 (0.66%) WAN
4 2 (0.44%) Kerberos
5 1 (0.22%) Firewall
5 1 (0.22%) FTP
5 1 (0.22%) Network Security
5 1 (0.22%) Skype
5 1 (0.22%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.43%) Oracle OWB
2 8 (1.77%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (1.77%) SQL Server
3 6 (1.32%) Power BI
3 6 (1.32%) SAP HANA
3 6 (1.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (1.10%) BusinessObjects
4 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (1.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (0.88%) Big Data
5 4 (0.88%) Oracle Database
5 4 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (0.66%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.44%) GIS
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle BI EE
7 2 (0.44%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.44%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.22%) OLAP
8 1 (0.22%) QlikView
8 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (3.31%) JIRA
2 5 (1.10%) Jenkins
2 5 (1.10%) Subversion
3 4 (0.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 4 (0.88%) Bitbucket
3 4 (0.88%) ClearCase
3 4 (0.88%) Git (software)
3 4 (0.88%) Vagrant
4 3 (0.66%) Chocolatey
5 2 (0.44%) ER Studio
5 2 (0.44%) ERwin
5 2 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.22%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.22%) Maven
6 1 (0.22%) PowerDesigner
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 106 (23.40%) Finance
2 30 (6.62%) Retail
3 17 (3.75%) Manufacturing
4 15 (3.31%) Automotive
5 9 (1.99%) Legal
6 8 (1.77%) Marketing
7 7 (1.55%) Banking
8 5 (1.10%) Aerospace
8 5 (1.10%) Billing
9 2 (0.44%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.22%) Advertising
10 1 (0.22%) Back Office
10 1 (0.22%) Digital Economy
10 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Games
10 1 (0.22%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.22%) Military
Job Titles
1 110 (24.28%) Analyst
2 88 (19.43%) Project Manager
3 68 (15.01%) Business Analyst
4 54 (11.92%) Architect
5 24 (5.30%) Consultant
6 23 (5.08%) IT Manager
7 20 (4.42%) Change Manager
8 19 (4.19%) Test Manager
9 18 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 17 (3.75%) PMO Analyst
11 16 (3.53%) Business Manager
12 15 (3.31%) Technical Architect
13 13 (2.87%) Business Change Manager
13 13 (2.87%) Data Analyst
13 13 (2.87%) Senior Manager
14 12 (2.65%) Developer
14 12 (2.65%) Product Owner
15 10 (2.21%) Delivery Manager
15 10 (2.21%) Senior Project Manager
16 9 (1.99%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.97%) .NET
2 9 (1.99%) XML
3 5 (1.10%) Web Services
4 2 (0.44%) AngularJS
4 2 (0.44%) LDAP
4 2 (0.44%) OAuth
4 2 (0.44%) React
4 2 (0.44%) SAML
4 2 (0.44%) Velocity
5 1 (0.22%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.22%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.22%) REST
5 1 (0.22%) Spring
5 1 (0.22%) Spring Boot
5 1 (0.22%) Vaadin
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.83%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (3.53%) Self-Motivation
3 12 (2.65%) Data Centre
3 12 (2.65%) Management Information System
4 9 (1.99%) Private Cloud
5 7 (1.55%) Virtual Team
6 5 (1.10%) FMCG
6 5 (1.10%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (0.88%) Driving Licence
7 4 (0.88%) Public Cloud
8 3 (0.66%) Data Structures
8 3 (0.66%) User Experience
9 2 (0.44%) NHS
10 1 (0.22%) Analytical Mindset
10 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.22%) EFT
10 1 (0.22%) EPoS
10 1 (0.22%) Greenfield Project
10 1 (0.22%) Home Automation
10 1 (0.22%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 29 (6.40%) Windows
2 11 (2.43%) Unix
2 11 (2.43%) Windows Server
3 6 (1.32%) Linux
4 3 (0.66%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (27.15%) Agile Software Development
2 114 (25.17%) Project Management
3 40 (8.83%) PRINCE2
4 38 (8.39%) Business Analysis
4 38 (8.39%) Waterfall
5 37 (8.17%) ITIL
6 35 (7.73%) Migration
7 33 (7.28%) Change Management
8 31 (6.84%) Problem-Solving
9 29 (6.40%) CRM
9 29 (6.40%) Service Management
10 27 (5.96%) Risk Management
11 24 (5.30%) Commercial Awareness
11 24 (5.30%) ITSM
12 22 (4.86%) Scrum
13 20 (4.42%) Business Intelligence
13 20 (4.42%) Programme Management
14 18 (3.97%) E-Commerce
14 18 (3.97%) Supplier Management
15 17 (3.75%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 30 (6.62%) SQL
2 21 (4.64%) Java
3 6 (1.32%) T-SQL
4 5 (1.10%) VBA
5 4 (0.88%) C
5 4 (0.88%) C#
6 3 (0.66%) JavaScript
6 3 (0.66%) PL/SQL
6 3 (0.66%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.44%) Python
8 1 (0.22%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 21 (4.64%) ISEB
2 15 (3.31%) Degree
3 12 (2.65%) ISTQB
4 7 (1.55%) ISEB Practitioner
5 5 (1.10%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 4 (0.88%) IIBA
6 4 (0.88%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 4 (0.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (0.66%) SC Cleared
7 3 (0.66%) Security Cleared
8 2 (0.44%) APMP
8 2 (0.44%) Chartered Engineer
8 2 (0.44%) CISSP
8 2 (0.44%) CITP
8 2 (0.44%) PMP
8 2 (0.44%) TOGAF Certification
9 1 (0.22%) CISM
9 1 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.22%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (7.28%) PMO
2 10 (2.21%) QA
3 9 (1.99%) GDPR
4 5 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.66%) COBIT
5 3 (0.66%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.66%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.66%) P3O
6 2 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 1 (0.22%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (1.99%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.22%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 5 (1.10%) Nagios
1 5 (1.10%) PTC Integrity
2 4 (0.88%) Ansible
2 4 (0.88%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (0.88%) Rundeck
2 4 (0.88%) Terraform
3 1 (0.22%) CASB
3 1 (0.22%) Opsview
3 1 (0.22%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 67 (14.79%) Microsoft
2 39 (8.61%) SAP
3 29 (6.40%) Oracle
4 13 (2.87%) IBM
5 10 (2.21%) webMethods
6 8 (1.77%) CheckPoint
7 7 (1.55%) Niku
8 5 (1.10%) PTC
8 5 (1.10%) Remedy
8 5 (1.10%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.10%) Siemens
9 4 (0.88%) Atlassian
9 4 (0.88%) Google
9 4 (0.88%) hybris
9 4 (0.88%) Pega
9 4 (0.88%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.88%) VMware
10 3 (0.66%) JDA
10 3 (0.66%) NetApp
10 3 (0.66%) RedPrairie