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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 45 26 46
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +20
Contract jobs citing Retail 26 35 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.35% 4.68% 2.88%
As % of the General category 10.40% 13.36% 8.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 24 15
Median daily rate £419 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £301 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £464 £471 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.25 £14.45
% change year-on-year
+218.84% +19.41%
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
250 262 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 32.22% 35.03% 32.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 185 138
Median daily rate £375 £375 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £217 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Median hourly rate £37.00 £15.50 £175.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+138.70% -91.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 24 July 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 24 July 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%) Finance
2 14 (26.42%) Logistics
3 10 (18.87%) Banking
4 9 (16.98%) Project Management
5 6 (11.32%) CRM
6 5 (9.43%) Windows
6 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
6 5 (9.43%) Firewall
6 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
6 5 (9.43%) Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
6 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Proofpoint
6 5 (9.43%) LogRhythm
6 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (7.55%) Web Development
7 4 (7.55%) Security Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Legal
7 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) SAP
8 3 (5.66%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.66%) Java
8 3 (5.66%) C#
8 3 (5.66%) SQL
8 3 (5.66%) ABAP
8 3 (5.66%) .NET
8 3 (5.66%) Linux

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%) SAS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.66%) SAP PM
2 1 (1.89%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.43%) 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%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.77%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.89%) OLAP
3 1 (1.89%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.89%) Power BI
3 1 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.89%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
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 15 (28.30%) Finance
2 10 (18.87%) Banking
3 5 (9.43%) Retail Banking
4 4 (7.55%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Billing
5 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
5 3 (5.66%) Publishing
6 2 (3.77%) Automotive
6 2 (3.77%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (3.77%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 20 (37.74%) Analyst
2 11 (20.75%) Business Analyst
3 8 (15.09%) Consultant
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
4 6 (11.32%) Project Manager
5 5 (9.43%) Banking Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Firewall Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) IT Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) IT Risk Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) IT Security Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Risk Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Risk Management Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) SAP Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Security Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Security Management Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Security Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Technical Security Consultant
6 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) Architect
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%) MDX
3 1 (1.89%) RESTful
3 1 (1.89%) Spring
3 1 (1.89%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (5.66%) LIMS
3 2 (3.77%) Digital Media
3 2 (3.77%) EPoS
3 2 (3.77%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.77%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.89%) Credit Risk
4 1 (1.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (1.89%) Performance Metrics
4 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
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.42%) Logistics
2 9 (16.98%) Project Management
3 6 (11.32%) CRM
4 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
4 5 (9.43%) Migration
4 5 (9.43%) Risk Assessment
4 5 (9.43%) Risk Management
5 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (7.55%) Business Analysis
5 4 (7.55%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (7.55%) Security Testing
5 4 (7.55%) Web Development
6 3 (5.66%) Demand Management
6 3 (5.66%) E-Commerce
6 3 (5.66%) ETL
6 3 (5.66%) MVC
6 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
6 3 (5.66%) SIEM
6 3 (5.66%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) JavaScript
2 3 (5.66%) ABAP
2 3 (5.66%) C#
2 3 (5.66%) Java
2 3 (5.66%) SQL
3 2 (3.77%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 3 (5.66%) ISEB
1 3 (5.66%) ISTQB
2 2 (3.77%) CISA
2 2 (3.77%) CISSP
2 2 (3.77%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.89%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.89%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.77%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.77%) QA
2 1 (1.89%) Basel III
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 4 (7.55%) SAP
3 2 (3.77%) JDA
3 2 (3.77%) New Relic
3 2 (3.77%) RedPrairie
4 1 (1.89%) HP
4 1 (1.89%) Oracle
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