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 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 44 26 27
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 36 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 3.32% 5.56% 4.27%
As % of the General category 11.71% 16.00% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 28 19
Median daily rate £350 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £293 £344
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £410
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £13.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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
205 225 237
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 28.35% 34.78% 36.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 122 134 151
Median daily rate £425 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £492 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 5
Median hourly rate £31.85 £34.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.33% +28.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.98 £11.51 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.80 £42.50 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £28.69 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-14.60% +17.10%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Banking
3 14 (20.90%) Retail Banking
4 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
5 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (13.43%) CSS
6 9 (13.43%) Windows
6 9 (13.43%) HTML
6 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
6 9 (13.43%) SAP
6 9 (13.43%) Project Management
6 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (11.94%) Scrum
7 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
8 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
8 7 (10.45%) SQL
9 6 (8.96%) C#
9 6 (8.96%) IBM
9 6 (8.96%) QA
10 5 (7.46%) jQuery
10 5 (7.46%) Logistics
10 5 (7.46%) HTML5
10 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (7.46%) CSS3
10 5 (7.46%) CRM
10 5 (7.46%) Publishing
10 5 (7.46%) Change Management
10 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
11 4 (5.97%) Legal

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 (4.48%) Skype for Business
2 2 (2.99%) Apache
2 2 (2.99%) SAS
3 1 (1.49%) CMS
3 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.49%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Office
2 2 (2.99%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.99%) SPSS
3 1 (1.49%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.49%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (4.48%) SAP PM
2 2 (2.99%) FastStats
2 2 (2.99%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
3 1 (1.49%) Magento
3 1 (1.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (1.49%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) IBM Blueworks
1 2 (2.99%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.99%) Internet
2 1 (1.49%) DHCP
2 1 (1.49%) DNS
2 1 (1.49%) Network Security
2 1 (1.49%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.97%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.99%) Relational Database
2 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.49%) Big Data
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP
3 1 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
3 1 (1.49%) Power BI
3 1 (1.49%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.48%) Git (software)
1 3 (4.48%) LSMW
2 2 (2.99%) Grunt
2 2 (2.99%) gulp
2 2 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.99%) Selenium
3 1 (1.49%) Mercurial
3 1 (1.49%) PhpStorm
3 1 (1.49%) Ranorex
3 1 (1.49%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.49%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (34.33%) Finance
2 19 (28.36%) Banking
3 14 (20.90%) Retail Banking
4 5 (7.46%) Publishing
5 4 (5.97%) Legal
5 4 (5.97%) Marketing
6 3 (4.48%) Billing
6 3 (4.48%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.99%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (37.31%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Business Analyst
3 10 (14.93%) Project Manager
4 9 (13.43%) Developer
5 8 (11.94%) Consultant
6 5 (7.46%) Architect
7 4 (5.97%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce Manager
7 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 4 (5.97%) HTML CSS Developer
7 4 (5.97%) HTML Developer
7 4 (5.97%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (5.97%) Test Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Automation Architect
8 3 (4.48%) Automation Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Data Business Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) Risk Analyst
8 3 (4.48%) SAP PM Consultant
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) CSS
1 9 (13.43%) HTML
2 5 (7.46%) CSS3
2 5 (7.46%) HTML5
2 5 (7.46%) jQuery
3 4 (5.97%) KnockoutJS
4 3 (4.48%) .NET
4 3 (4.48%) EDI
5 2 (2.99%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (2.99%) LESS
5 2 (2.99%) Node.js
5 2 (2.99%) React
5 2 (2.99%) Sass
5 2 (2.99%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.49%) MDX
6 1 (1.49%) Semantic HTML
6 1 (1.49%) SOAP
6 1 (1.49%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.48%) LIMS
3 2 (2.99%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.99%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.99%) Smart Meter
4 1 (1.49%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.49%) Digital Media
4 1 (1.49%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.43%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Windows Server
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (4.48%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.99%) Android
4 2 (2.99%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.99%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (17.91%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (14.93%) E-Commerce
3 9 (13.43%) Project Management
3 9 (13.43%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (11.94%) Business Analysis
4 8 (11.94%) Scrum
5 5 (7.46%) Change Management
5 5 (7.46%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (7.46%) CRM
5 5 (7.46%) Logistics
6 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.97%) Data Modelling
6 4 (5.97%) ERP
6 4 (5.97%) ETL
6 4 (5.97%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.97%) Web Development
7 3 (4.48%) Data Migration
7 3 (4.48%) Lean Six Sigma
7 3 (4.48%) Project Planning
7 3 (4.48%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) JavaScript
2 7 (10.45%) SQL
3 6 (8.96%) C#
4 3 (4.48%) ABAP
4 3 (4.48%) C
4 3 (4.48%) PHP
5 2 (2.99%) Java
6 1 (1.49%) SAS Macro
6 1 (1.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (1.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.96%) QA
2 2 (2.99%) Basel II
3 1 (1.49%) Basel III
3 1 (1.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.49%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (5.97%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.99%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.99%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.99%) Rancher
Vendors
1 9 (13.43%) SAP
2 7 (10.45%) Microsoft
3 6 (8.96%) IBM
4 3 (4.48%) hybris
4 3 (4.48%) VMware
5 2 (2.99%) Blue Prism
5 2 (2.99%) HP
5 2 (2.99%) New Relic
5 2 (2.99%) Pega
6 1 (1.49%) Adobe
6 1 (1.49%) Citrix
6 1 (1.49%) FireEye
6 1 (1.49%) Imperva
6 1 (1.49%) Mercator
6 1 (1.49%) Oracle
6 1 (1.49%) Remedy
6 1 (1.49%) ServiceNow
6 1 (1.49%) Symantec
6 1 (1.49%) Zend
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