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 28 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
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 11 27 18
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 16 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.43% 1.59% 4.03%
As % of the General category 15.84% 2.21% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 2 3
Median daily rate £400 £631 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-36.63% +40.27%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £17.25 £14.45
% change year-on-year
+213.04% +19.41%
Retail
London

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
101 136 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 72.14% 71.96% 75.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 94 38
Median daily rate £400 £456 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.32% +1.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £398 £383
% change year-on-year
+0.62% +3.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 7
Median hourly rate £12.00 £24.13 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.25% +34.02%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -

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 28 July 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Retail.

1 13 (65.00%) Banking
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
7 2 (10.00%) Time Management
7 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
7 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
7 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (10.00%) SQL
7 2 (10.00%) VBA
7 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.00%) ETL
7 2 (10.00%) SAS
8 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (5.00%) OLTP
8 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (5.00%) Informatica
8 1 (5.00%) Oracle
8 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
8 1 (5.00%) MS Office
8 1 (5.00%) Windows
8 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
8 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
8 1 (5.00%) Teradata

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (10.00%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.00%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.00%) OLTP
2 1 (5.00%) QlikView
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
General
1 13 (65.00%) Banking
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 8 (40.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 3 (15.00%) Banking Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Banking Business Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Business Systems Analyst
4 3 (15.00%) Retail Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Banking Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Change Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Deployment Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Manager
5 2 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Business IT Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Junior
6 1 (5.00%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (5.00%) Software Development Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Data Integration
1 1 (5.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (25.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (10.00%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (10.00%) ETL
4 2 (10.00%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (10.00%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (10.00%) Time Management
4 2 (10.00%) Wealth Management
5 1 (5.00%) Analytics
5 1 (5.00%) Data Governance
5 1 (5.00%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (5.00%) Inmon Methodology
5 1 (5.00%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (5.00%) Master Data Management
5 1 (5.00%) SDLC
5 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
1 2 (10.00%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) Data Quality
1 1 (5.00%) Dodd-Frank
1 1 (5.00%) FATCA
1 1 (5.00%) MiFID
Vendors
1 1 (5.00%) Avaloq
1 1 (5.00%) Informatica
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.00%) Oracle
1 1 (5.00%) Teradata