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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 February 2017 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
27 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
London / Canary Wharf
Rank 18 8 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +9
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 15 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 7.03% 12.10% 4.35%
As % of the General category 9.38% 15.96% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 2
Median daily rate £550 £525 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £275 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £780
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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
96 94 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.00% 75.81% 66.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 74 47
Median daily rate £550 £480 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.58% +3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £275 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £700 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £47.50 £29.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.79% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Canary Wharf region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 27 February 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 27 February 2017, 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (44.44%) Finance
4 5 (27.78%) Validation
4 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
5 4 (22.22%) DevOps
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) SQL
6 3 (16.67%) MS Office
6 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
6 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
6 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
6 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
6 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
6 3 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
6 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
7 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
7 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.11%) Migration
7 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Release Management
7 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
7 2 (11.11%) Change Management
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
1 3 (16.67%) MS Office
1 3 (16.67%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (16.67%) MS Visio
General
1 11 (61.11%) Banking
2 8 (44.44%) Finance
3 3 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Implementation Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Manager
3 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Delivery Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Product Manager
5 1 (5.56%) KYC Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Mobile Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Payments Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Product Manager
5 1 (5.56%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 2 (11.11%) Reference Data
3 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (5.56%) Fintech
3 1 (5.56%) Mobile Payment
3 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Test Strategy
2 5 (27.78%) Validation
3 4 (22.22%) DevOps
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Defect Management
4 3 (16.67%) Functional Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
5 2 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Project Planning
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Risk Management
5 2 (11.11%) Test Scripting
5 2 (11.11%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.56%) B2B
6 1 (5.56%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) BC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) PayPal