The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham 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 26 19 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +20
Contract jobs citing Retail 41 49 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 5.42% 6.85% 3.47%
As % of the General category 17.75% 19.37% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 31 16
Median daily rate £375 £400 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +1.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £295 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £475 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £9.88 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.17
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.71%
Retail
West Midlands

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

General Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
231 253 258
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 30.52% 35.38% 33.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 160 157
Median daily rate £423 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £261 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 12 4
Median hourly rate £10.75 £35.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.28% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.15 £8.75 £24.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £42.50 £175.00
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 Birmingham

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

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

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Retail.

1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 23 (31.08%) Banking
3 14 (18.92%) Retail Banking
4 12 (16.22%) Project Management
5 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
6 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
7 9 (12.16%) Logistics
8 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
8 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (10.81%) CRM
8 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
8 8 (10.81%) SQL
8 8 (10.81%) SAP
9 7 (9.46%) Windows
10 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (8.11%) ERP
10 6 (8.11%) .NET
10 6 (8.11%) C#
10 6 (8.11%) MVC
11 5 (6.76%) Migration
11 5 (6.76%) Legal
11 5 (6.76%) Change Management
11 5 (6.76%) Scrum
11 5 (6.76%) HTML
11 5 (6.76%) CSS
11 5 (6.76%) IBM
11 5 (6.76%) Web Development
11 5 (6.76%) QA
11 5 (6.76%) jQuery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 3 (4.05%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.70%) Apache
2 2 (2.70%) SAS
3 1 (1.35%) CMS
3 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.35%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (2.70%) MS Visio
1 2 (2.70%) SPSS
2 1 (1.35%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (4.05%) SAP PM
2 2 (2.70%) FastStats
3 1 (1.35%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.35%) Magento
3 1 (1.35%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.35%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.05%) Office 365
2 2 (2.70%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.41%) Internet
2 3 (4.05%) Network Security
3 2 (2.70%) Firewall
3 2 (2.70%) WAN
3 2 (2.70%) Wireless
4 1 (1.35%) DHCP
4 1 (1.35%) DNS
4 1 (1.35%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.41%) SQL Server
3 2 (2.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.35%) Big Data
4 1 (1.35%) OLAP
4 1 (1.35%) OLAP Cube
4 1 (1.35%) Power BI
4 1 (1.35%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.05%) LSMW
2 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.35%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.35%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
General
1 25 (33.78%) Finance
2 23 (31.08%) Banking
3 14 (18.92%) Retail Banking
4 5 (6.76%) Legal
5 4 (5.41%) Publishing
6 3 (4.05%) Billing
6 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
6 3 (4.05%) Marketing
7 2 (2.70%) Automotive
7 2 (2.70%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (2.70%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (40.54%) Analyst
2 16 (21.62%) Business Analyst
3 10 (13.51%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.16%) Consultant
4 9 (12.16%) Developer
5 7 (9.46%) Banking Analyst
6 5 (6.76%) Architect
6 5 (6.76%) Test Analyst
7 4 (5.41%) .NET Developer
7 4 (5.41%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Business Change Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce Manager
8 3 (4.05%) E-Commerce Project Manager
8 3 (4.05%) Enterprise Architect
8 3 (4.05%) Process Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.05%) SAP PM Consultant
8 3 (4.05%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (8.11%) .NET
2 5 (6.76%) CSS
2 5 (6.76%) HTML
2 5 (6.76%) jQuery
3 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET
3 4 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (4.05%) EDI
5 2 (2.70%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (2.70%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (2.70%) Node.js
5 2 (2.70%) React
5 2 (2.70%) WCF
6 1 (1.35%) CSS3
6 1 (1.35%) HTML5
6 1 (1.35%) LAMP
6 1 (1.35%) MDX
6 1 (1.35%) SOAP
6 1 (1.35%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.05%) Digital Media
2 3 (4.05%) LIMS
2 3 (4.05%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.70%) EPoS
3 2 (2.70%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.70%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.35%) Performance Metrics
4 1 (1.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.46%) Windows
2 4 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.70%) Android
3 2 (2.70%) Windows 7
3 2 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (16.22%) Project Management
2 11 (14.86%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
4 9 (12.16%) Logistics
5 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.81%) CRM
5 8 (10.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (8.11%) ERP
6 6 (8.11%) MVC
7 5 (6.76%) Change Management
7 5 (6.76%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.76%) Data Migration
7 5 (6.76%) Migration
7 5 (6.76%) Scrum
7 5 (6.76%) Security Testing
7 5 (6.76%) Web Development
8 4 (5.41%) ETL
8 4 (5.41%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
8 4 (5.41%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.81%) JavaScript
1 8 (10.81%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) C#
3 4 (5.41%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) PHP
4 3 (4.05%) ABAP
5 2 (2.70%) C
6 1 (1.35%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.35%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) ISEB
1 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
1 2 (2.70%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 2 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.76%) QA
2 2 (2.70%) Basel II
3 1 (1.35%) Basel III
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Docker
2 2 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (2.70%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.70%) Rancher
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) SAP
2 5 (6.76%) IBM
3 3 (4.05%) hybris
4 2 (2.70%) HP
4 2 (2.70%) JDA
4 2 (2.70%) LogRhythm
4 2 (2.70%) New Relic
4 2 (2.70%) Proofpoint
4 2 (2.70%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.35%) Blue Prism
5 1 (1.35%) Citrix
5 1 (1.35%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle
5 1 (1.35%) Pega
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.35%) Zend
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
X4 Group
Rate: £400 - 450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago