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 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 41 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +13
Contract jobs citing Retail 32 36 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.93% 4.85% 2.56%
As % of the General category 11.27% 13.53% 7.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 25 14
Median daily rate £425 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £282 £288 £244
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
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
284 266 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 34.85% 35.80% 33.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 184 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £224 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 5
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -52.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.50 £13.70 £31.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £34.00 £35.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 26 June 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 26 June 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 15 (28.30%) Logistics
2 14 (26.42%) Finance
3 9 (16.98%) Project Management
3 9 (16.98%) Banking
4 6 (11.32%) CRM
4 6 (11.32%) Firewall
5 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
5 5 (9.43%) Migration
5 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
5 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
5 5 (9.43%) Windows
5 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
5 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
5 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
5 5 (9.43%) Proofpoint
5 5 (9.43%) LogRhythm
6 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (7.55%) SQL
6 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
6 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (5.66%) Publishing
7 3 (5.66%) MVC
7 3 (5.66%) SAP PM
7 3 (5.66%) LSMW
7 3 (5.66%) Billing
7 3 (5.66%) LIMS
7 3 (5.66%) TACACS

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 1 (1.89%) Apache
1 1 (1.89%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.89%) MS Exchange
1 1 (1.89%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) Firewall
2 3 (5.66%) Kerberos
2 3 (5.66%) SSL
2 3 (5.66%) TACACS
3 2 (3.77%) Internet
3 2 (3.77%) Network Security
3 2 (3.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.77%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.77%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) LSMW
2 2 (3.77%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.77%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Billing
5 3 (5.66%) Publishing
6 2 (3.77%) Automotive
6 2 (3.77%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.77%) Legal
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
7 1 (1.89%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (35.85%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
3 7 (13.21%) Consultant
3 7 (13.21%) Developer
3 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Firewall Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) IT Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) IT Risk Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) IT Security Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Risk Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Risk Management Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Security Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Security Management Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Security Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Technical Security Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
5 3 (5.66%) Architect
5 3 (5.66%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.66%) .NET
1 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET MVC
1 3 (5.66%) EDI
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 2 (3.77%) CSS
2 2 (3.77%) HTML
2 2 (3.77%) jQuery
2 2 (3.77%) Node.js
2 2 (3.77%) React
2 2 (3.77%) WCF
3 1 (1.89%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.89%) J2EE
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.66%) LIMS
2 2 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
2 2 (3.77%) EPoS
2 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.89%) Blackberry
3 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
3 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.89%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.43%) Windows
2 3 (5.66%) Linux
2 3 (5.66%) Unix
3 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
4 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Logistics
2 9 (16.98%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) CRM
4 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (9.43%) Business Analysis
4 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.43%) E-Commerce
4 5 (9.43%) Migration
4 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.55%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (7.55%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 3 (5.66%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.66%) MVC
6 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.66%) SIEM
6 3 (5.66%) V-Model
6 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) ABAP
3 3 (5.66%) C#
3 3 (5.66%) Java
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
5 1 (1.89%) C
5 1 (1.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) ISEB
1 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
1 3 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (3.77%) CISA
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.89%) Basel III
2 1 (1.89%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.66%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Docker
2 2 (3.77%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (3.77%) Rancher
Vendors
1 5 (9.43%) LogRhythm
1 5 (9.43%) Proofpoint
2 3 (5.66%) JDA
2 3 (5.66%) RedPrairie
2 3 (5.66%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) New Relic
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Kronos
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.89%) MobileIron
4 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Stafford-Sharp Associates
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