The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Canary Wharf region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 19 16 16
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 5 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.34% 3.88% 9.54%
As % of the General category 7.45% 5.68% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 32
Average daily rate
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£525 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf region.

General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
94 88 294
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 71.76% 68.22% 80.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 62 244
Average daily rate £523 £463 £575
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.97% -19.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £359 £215 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £28.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.35% -34.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Canary Wharf region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 4 May 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) Legal
4 3 (27.27%) Retail Banking
4 3 (27.27%) Use Case
4 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
4 3 (27.27%) Time Management
4 3 (27.27%) User Stories
4 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
5 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
5 2 (18.18%) QA
5 2 (18.18%) Content Management
5 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
5 2 (18.18%) Derivative
5 2 (18.18%) Data Security
5 2 (18.18%) Front Office
5 2 (18.18%) Scrum
5 2 (18.18%) HTML
5 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
5 2 (18.18%) CSS
5 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
5 2 (18.18%) Adobe
5 2 (18.18%) WebTrends
6 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
6 1 (9.09%) Windows XP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (18.18%) WebTrends
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
General
1 9 (81.82%) Finance
2 7 (63.64%) Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Legal
3 3 (27.27%) Retail Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Front Office
5 1 (9.09%) Investment Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 4 (36.36%) Business Analyst
3 3 (27.27%) Consultant
4 2 (18.18%) Production Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Security Consultant
5 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support
5 1 (9.09%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) Programme Director
5 1 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (9.09%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Market Risk
1 2 (18.18%) Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Equities
2 1 (9.09%) Interest Rate Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Equity Derivative
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
1 1 (9.09%) UNIX
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Vista
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (27.27%) Use Case
2 3 (27.27%) Waterfall
2 3 (27.27%) Time Management
2 3 (27.27%) User Stories
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Web Analytics
3 2 (18.18%) Data Security
3 2 (18.18%) Scrum
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
4 1 (9.09%) Algorithmic Trading
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) PCI DSS
1 2 (18.18%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft