Period
to 19 March 2019

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 19 March 2019 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
19 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 17 9 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 +6 +4
Contract jobs citing Stakeholder Management 437 446 405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 8.89% 9.42% 8.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 10.16% 11.15% 9.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 315 309
West Midlands median daily rate £445 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.71% - -
10th Percentile £313 £300 £300
90th Percentile £630 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
West Midlands median hourly rate £35.00 £14.50 £21.97
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +141.38% -34.00% +4.62%
England median hourly rate £29.50 £32.00 £38.00
% change year-on-year -7.81% -15.79% -9.52%

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 4,300 3,999 4,103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 87.43% 84.47% 83.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,679 2,523 2,554
West Midlands median daily rate £438 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +3.13% +2.56%
10th Percentile £281 £250 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 106 132 149
West Midlands median hourly rate £17.50 £24.99 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.97% +29.82% +10.00%
10th Percentile £10.97 £11.25 £10.73
90th Percentile £45.00 £48.75 £41.70
England median hourly rate £23.50 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -6.00% - +11.11%

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 19 March 2019.

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 19 March 2019. 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 -2 94 £450 +5.88% 24
Coventry -5 93 £425 -1.73% 15
Warwickshire +6 77 £450 +9.09% 6
Shropshire -1 65 £450 +9.09% 4
Staffordshire -5 20 £425 +9.68% 3
Solihull -4 14 £350 -33.33% 7
Wolverhampton +4 5 £400 +16.64% 1
Worcestershire -12 2 £400 +6.67% 7
Herefordshire - 1 £375 -
Stakeholder Management
England

For the 6 months to 19 March 2019, 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 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (21.74%) Project Management
3 85 (19.45%) Finance
4 76 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 44 (10.07%) Change Management
6 41 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
6 41 (9.38%) CRM
6 41 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
7 40 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
8 39 (8.92%) SQL
9 38 (8.70%) Migration
10 37 (8.47%) PMO
11 36 (8.24%) Business Analysis
12 34 (7.78%) Dynamics CRM
13 33 (7.55%) Waterfall
13 33 (7.55%) PRINCE2
14 31 (7.09%) SharePoint
15 30 (6.86%) ISEB
15 30 (6.86%) Java
15 30 (6.86%) Mentoring
16 29 (6.64%) Retail
16 29 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
17 28 (6.41%) Scrum
17 28 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
17 28 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
18 27 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
18 27 (6.18%) SAP
19 26 (5.95%) ITIL
20 24 (5.49%) Customer Requirements
21 23 (5.26%) E-Commerce

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 31 (7.09%) SharePoint
2 8 (1.83%) WebLogic
3 5 (1.14%) WebSphere
4 4 (0.92%) Documentum
4 4 (0.92%) SAS
5 3 (0.69%) Confluence
6 2 (0.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (0.23%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.23%) JBoss
7 1 (0.23%) Tomcat
Applications
1 41 (9.38%) Microsoft Excel
1 41 (9.38%) Microsoft Office
2 28 (6.41%) Microsoft Project
3 19 (4.35%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (1.60%) Open Workbench
5 3 (0.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 34 (7.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.14%) Remedy ITSM
2 5 (1.14%) Teamcenter
3 4 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
4 3 (0.69%) SAP Hybris
5 2 (0.46%) Magento
6 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.23%) Infor M3
6 1 (0.23%) Movex
6 1 (0.23%) Sage X3
6 1 (0.23%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.23%) SAP CRM
6 1 (0.23%) SAP ERP
6 1 (0.23%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 40 (9.15%) Microsoft Azure
2 29 (6.64%) Amazon AWS
3 18 (4.12%) Office 365
4 9 (2.06%) SaaS
5 8 (1.83%) Dynamics 365
6 7 (1.60%) PaaS
7 6 (1.37%) G Suite
8 5 (1.14%) Trello
9 3 (0.69%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.23%) GitHub
11 1 (0.23%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.23%) IaaS
11 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 9 (2.06%) Intranet
2 4 (0.92%) Skype
3 2 (0.46%) Wireless
4 1 (0.23%) Firewall
4 1 (0.23%) FTP
4 1 (0.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (4.35%) Oracle OWB
2 14 (3.20%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (2.97%) BusinessObjects
3 13 (2.97%) Power BI
4 12 (2.75%) Big Data
4 12 (2.75%) Hadoop
5 8 (1.83%) NoSQL
6 7 (1.60%) SQL Server
7 5 (1.14%) SAP HANA
8 4 (0.92%) Data Lake
8 4 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 3 (0.69%) Pentaho
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.46%) Base SAS
10 2 (0.46%) BusinessObjects XI
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
10 2 (0.46%) Oracle Reports
10 2 (0.46%) Relational Database
10 2 (0.46%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 23 (5.26%) JIRA
2 12 (2.75%) Jenkins
2 12 (2.75%) Maven
3 8 (1.83%) Ant
3 8 (1.83%) Apache Ivy
3 8 (1.83%) Gradle
4 7 (1.60%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (0.69%) Artifactory
6 2 (0.46%) Bitbucket
6 2 (0.46%) Eclipse
6 2 (0.46%) ER Studio
6 2 (0.46%) ERwin
6 2 (0.46%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
6 2 (0.46%) Subversion
7 1 (0.23%) Cucumber
7 1 (0.23%) PowerDesigner
7 1 (0.23%) Selenium
7 1 (0.23%) Visual Studio Team System
7 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 85 (19.45%) Finance
2 29 (6.64%) Retail
3 13 (2.97%) Legal
4 7 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.14%) Back Office
5 5 (1.14%) Banking
5 5 (1.14%) Billing
6 4 (0.92%) Telecoms
7 3 (0.69%) Advertising
7 3 (0.69%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.46%) Automotive
8 2 (0.46%) Marketing
9 1 (0.23%) Games
9 1 (0.23%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 105 (24.03%) Analyst
2 80 (18.31%) Project Manager
3 61 (13.96%) Business Analyst
4 56 (12.81%) Architect
5 32 (7.32%) Consultant
6 23 (5.26%) IT Manager
6 23 (5.26%) PMO Analyst
7 17 (3.89%) Developer
8 16 (3.66%) Integration Architect
9 14 (3.20%) Change Manager
10 13 (2.97%) AWS Architect
10 13 (2.97%) CRM Consultant
10 13 (2.97%) Product Owner
10 13 (2.97%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (2.97%) Test Manager
11 12 (2.75%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
11 12 (2.75%) IT Project Manager
11 12 (2.75%) Java Architect
12 11 (2.52%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
12 11 (2.52%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.12%) .NET
2 10 (2.29%) XML
3 8 (1.83%) Web Services
4 3 (0.69%) JSON
4 3 (0.69%) RESTful
5 2 (0.46%) CSS
5 2 (0.46%) Node.js
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (0.46%) SOAP
5 2 (0.46%) Spring
5 2 (0.46%) Velocity
6 1 (0.23%) AngularJS
6 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.23%) HTML
6 1 (0.23%) Java EE
6 1 (0.23%) React
6 1 (0.23%) REST
6 1 (0.23%) Spring Boot
6 1 (0.23%) Vaadin
6 1 (0.23%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.18%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (2.29%) Data Centre
3 9 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 6 (1.37%) Data Protection Act
5 4 (0.92%) Data Structures
5 4 (0.92%) NHS
6 3 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (0.69%) Mobile App
6 3 (0.69%) Robotics
6 3 (0.69%) SCADA
6 3 (0.69%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (0.69%) User Experience
7 2 (0.46%) CCTV
7 2 (0.46%) EPoS
7 2 (0.46%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.23%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.23%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.23%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.23%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.89%) Windows
2 12 (2.75%) Unix
3 7 (1.60%) Windows 10
4 6 (1.37%) Linux
5 4 (0.92%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 3 (0.69%) Android
6 3 (0.69%) Apple iOS
6 3 (0.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 123 (28.15%) Agile Software Development
2 95 (21.74%) Project Management
3 44 (10.07%) Change Management
4 41 (9.38%) CRM
5 38 (8.70%) Migration
6 36 (8.24%) Business Analysis
7 33 (7.55%) PRINCE2
7 33 (7.55%) Waterfall
8 30 (6.86%) Mentoring
9 28 (6.41%) Problem-Solving
9 28 (6.41%) Scrum
10 26 (5.95%) ITIL
11 24 (5.49%) Customer Requirements
12 23 (5.26%) E-Commerce
13 21 (4.81%) Change Control
13 21 (4.81%) Coaching
14 20 (4.58%) Analytics
15 19 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
15 19 (4.35%) Commercial Awareness
16 18 (4.12%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 39 (8.92%) SQL
2 30 (6.86%) Java
3 6 (1.37%) VBA
4 5 (1.14%) C#
4 5 (1.14%) JavaScript
4 5 (1.14%) PL/SQL
5 4 (0.92%) R
5 4 (0.92%) T-SQL
6 2 (0.46%) Python
7 1 (0.23%) C
7 1 (0.23%) Perl
7 1 (0.23%) PHP
7 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.23%) Ruby
7 1 (0.23%) VB
7 1 (0.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 30 (6.86%) ISEB
2 11 (2.52%) Degree
3 10 (2.29%) Security Cleared
4 8 (1.83%) ISTQB
5 7 (1.60%) SC Cleared
5 7 (1.60%) TOGAF Certification
6 6 (1.37%) CISSP
6 6 (1.37%) ISEB Practitioner
7 5 (1.14%) CISM
8 4 (0.92%) BPSS Clearance
8 4 (0.92%) IIBA
8 4 (0.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
8 4 (0.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 3 (0.69%) APMP
9 3 (0.69%) CGEIT
9 3 (0.69%) Chartered Engineer
9 3 (0.69%) CISA
9 3 (0.69%) CITP
9 3 (0.69%) DV Cleared
9 3 (0.69%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (8.47%) PMO
2 14 (3.20%) QA
3 12 (2.75%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.06%) GDPR
5 8 (1.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 6 (1.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 3 (0.69%) COBIT
7 3 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 2 (0.46%) P3O
8 2 (0.46%) SLA
9 1 (0.23%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
9 1 (0.23%) NEBOSH
9 1 (0.23%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (1.83%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (1.37%) Terraform
2 5 (1.14%) PTC Integrity
3 4 (0.92%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (0.92%) Puppet
4 3 (0.69%) Ansible
4 3 (0.69%) CASB
5 1 (0.23%) vRealize
Vendors
1 76 (17.39%) Microsoft
2 27 (6.18%) SAP
3 21 (4.81%) Oracle
4 15 (3.43%) Google
5 8 (1.83%) Niku
5 8 (1.83%) webMethods
6 7 (1.60%) CheckPoint
6 7 (1.60%) hybris
7 6 (1.37%) Blue Prism
8 5 (1.14%) Cisco
8 5 (1.14%) PTC
8 5 (1.14%) Remedy
8 5 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (1.14%) Siemens
9 4 (0.92%) IBM
9 4 (0.92%) Pega
9 4 (0.92%) ServiceNow
9 4 (0.92%) Tableau
9 4 (0.92%) Verint
10 3 (0.69%) Cloudera