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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
East of England / Bedfordshire
Rank 22 17 7
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 26 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 4.27% 8.64% 15.49%
As % of the General category 13.04% 28.26% 46.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 24 50
Median daily rate £435 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £273 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £589 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%

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
92 92 127
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 32.74% 30.56% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 62 105
Median daily rate £440 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £206 £208 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £562 £625 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £401 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 16 1
Median hourly rate £11.33 £42.50 £13.80
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-73.34% +207.97%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £33.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.89% +34.00%

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 16 January 2017.

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -5 6 £225 -49.29% 11
Dunstable -2 1 £525 +153.01% 6
Bedford - 1 £480 -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Wireframes
3 3 (13.64%) User Experience
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Marketing
4 2 (9.09%) Information Management
4 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.09%) hybris
4 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) SLA
4 2 (9.09%) SQL
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Service Design
5 1 (4.55%) Confluence
5 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.55%) Logical Data Model
5 1 (4.55%) API Design
5 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
5 1 (4.55%) Virtual Environments
5 1 (4.55%) Prototyping
5 1 (4.55%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (4.55%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL

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 1 (4.55%) Confluence
1 1 (4.55%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) LAN
1 1 (4.55%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (4.55%) WAN
1 1 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (4.55%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.55%) MySQL
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) JIRA
General
1 2 (9.09%) Marketing
2 1 (4.55%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (36.36%) Architect
1 8 (36.36%) Solutions Architect
2 3 (13.64%) Analyst
2 3 (13.64%) Designer
2 3 (13.64%) UX Designer
3 2 (9.09%) Data Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Consultant
4 1 (4.55%) Data Architect
4 1 (4.55%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (4.55%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Problem Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Service Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Analyst
4 1 (4.55%) Transition Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.64%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.55%) Data Extraction
2 1 (4.55%) Driving Licence
2 1 (4.55%) EPoS
2 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.55%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 4 (18.18%) Migration
3 3 (13.64%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (13.64%) Wireframes
4 2 (9.09%) B2B
4 2 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (9.09%) Information Management
4 2 (9.09%) ITIL
4 2 (9.09%) Scrum
4 2 (9.09%) Service Design
4 2 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.55%) B2C
5 1 (4.55%) Change Management
5 1 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (4.55%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.55%) Project Management
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) SQL
2 1 (4.55%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (4.55%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (9.09%) hybris
2 1 (4.55%) Atlassian
2 1 (4.55%) Citrix
2 1 (4.55%) IBM
2 1 (4.55%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.55%) Tableau
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