The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 4 3
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 15 45 97
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.42% 13.80% 20.04%
As % of the General category 22.73% 38.14% 51.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 38 65
Median daily rate £450 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £603 £528 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.17
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.71%
Retail
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

General Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
66 118 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 19.47% 36.20% 38.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 70 131
Median daily rate £450 £375 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £509 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 6
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -70.58%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Bedfordshire region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Bedfordshire region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -7 7 £450 +5.88% 10
Dunstable -3 2 £415 -7.77% 1
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Retail 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 12 (20.00%) User Experience
4 10 (16.67%) Sitecore
5 9 (15.00%) User Stories
5 9 (15.00%) Wireframes
5 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (11.67%) CMS
6 7 (11.67%) Scrum
6 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
6 7 (11.67%) Sitecore CMS
7 6 (10.00%) Use Case
7 6 (10.00%) JIRA
7 6 (10.00%) Project Planning
7 6 (10.00%) Information Security
8 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) CRM
8 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
8 5 (8.33%) SOA
8 5 (8.33%) Drupal
8 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (6.67%) Microservices
9 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
9 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
9 4 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (6.67%) MS Office
9 4 (6.67%) SAP
9 4 (6.67%) Change Management
9 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
9 4 (6.67%) Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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 7 (11.67%) CMS
1 7 (11.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 5 (8.33%) Drupal
3 2 (3.33%) Confluence
4 1 (1.67%) JBoss
4 1 (1.67%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (6.67%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) SAP CRM
2 2 (3.33%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.67%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.00%) Office 365
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.00%) Firewall
2 2 (3.33%) LAN
2 2 (3.33%) WAN
3 1 (1.67%) 5G
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
3 1 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.67%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
1 1 (1.67%) MySQL
1 1 (1.67%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (5.00%) Axure RP
3 1 (1.67%) TestRail
General
1 4 (6.67%) Marketing
2 2 (3.33%) Finance
3 1 (1.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Analyst
2 14 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 11 (18.33%) Architect
4 8 (13.33%) Project Manager
5 5 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
6 4 (6.67%) Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Designer
7 3 (5.00%) Digital Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Digital Business Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Office 365 Manager
7 3 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 3 (5.00%) Security Architect
7 3 (5.00%) Security Consultant
7 3 (5.00%) UX Designer
8 2 (3.33%) CMS Business Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Digital Analyst
8 2 (3.33%) Head of Digital
8 2 (3.33%) IT Risk Consultant
8 2 (3.33%) Security Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) Middleware
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) SOAP
2 1 (1.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (20.00%) User Experience
2 5 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (5.00%) EPoS
4 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
4 1 (1.67%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.67%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (5.00%) Unix
2 2 (3.33%) Android
2 2 (3.33%) Apple iOS
2 2 (3.33%) Windows
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 9 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (15.00%) User Stories
3 9 (15.00%) Wireframes
4 7 (11.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (11.67%) Scrum
5 6 (10.00%) Information Security
5 6 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 6 (10.00%) Use Case
6 5 (8.33%) CRM
6 5 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (6.67%) Change Management
7 4 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
7 4 (6.67%) Data Modelling
7 4 (6.67%) Microservices
7 4 (6.67%) Waterfall
8 3 (5.00%) Line Management
8 3 (5.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) COBOL
2 1 (1.67%) C
2 1 (1.67%) C#
2 1 (1.67%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (1.67%) CISSP
1 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (1.67%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 10 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 5 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (6.67%) Oracle
3 4 (6.67%) SAP
4 3 (5.00%) hybris
5 2 (3.33%) LogRhythm
5 2 (3.33%) Micro Focus
5 2 (3.33%) Proofpoint
5 2 (3.33%) Qualys
5 2 (3.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.67%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.67%) MuleSoft
6 1 (1.67%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.67%) Tableau
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