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 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 21 24 17
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 6.32% 3.93% 5.26%
As % of the General category 8.66% 5.51% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 3 4
Median daily rate £383 £400 £366
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.37% +9.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £400 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £460 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £417
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +43.75%
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
127 127 85
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 72.99% 71.35% 74.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 93 86 36
Median daily rate £438 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 4
Median hourly rate £12.00 £27.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-55.55% -22.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.38
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.74%

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 29 September 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Retail Banking
4 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (26.09%) Project Management
5 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) SQL
6 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
6 3 (13.04%) Validation
7 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
7 2 (8.70%) SDLC
7 2 (8.70%) Migration
7 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
7 2 (8.70%) System Testing
7 2 (8.70%) Time Management
7 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (8.70%) VBA
7 2 (8.70%) SAS
7 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.70%) Change Management
7 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
7 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
7 2 (8.70%) Release Management
8 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
8 1 (4.35%) Document Management
8 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
8 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint

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 (8.70%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) MS Excel
1 1 (4.35%) MS Office
1 1 (4.35%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (4.35%) MS Visio
General
1 16 (69.57%) Banking
2 15 (65.22%) Finance
3 10 (43.48%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.35%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (39.13%) Analyst
2 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
3 7 (30.43%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Banking Business Analyst
5 3 (13.04%) Banking Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Business Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Change Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Data Analyst
6 2 (8.70%) Delivery Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) Deployment Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Manager
6 2 (8.70%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (8.70%) PMO Lead
6 2 (8.70%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) Development Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Product Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Development Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Software Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.70%) Reference Data
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (34.78%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Project Management
2 6 (26.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (13.04%) Test Strategy
3 3 (13.04%) Validation
3 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
4 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
4 2 (8.70%) Change Management
4 2 (8.70%) Mentoring
4 2 (8.70%) Migration
4 2 (8.70%) Project Planning
4 2 (8.70%) Release Management
4 2 (8.70%) Risk Management
4 2 (8.70%) SDLC
4 2 (8.70%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (8.70%) System Testing
4 2 (8.70%) Test Scripting
4 2 (8.70%) Time Management
4 2 (8.70%) Wealth Management
5 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) SQL
2 2 (8.70%) VBA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Avaloq
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft