The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Canary Wharf region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 16 24 35
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +11
Contract jobs citing Retail 5 22 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.03% 7.53% 3.29%
As % of the General category 5.38% 10.14% 4.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 20 6
Average daily rate
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£450 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +10.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.89 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.26% +12.50%
General Category
Canary Wharf
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 217 226
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 75.00% 74.32% 67.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 173 145
Average daily rate £450 £525 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £315 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £700 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
Average hourly rate £18.00 £22.50 £20.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +9.09%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail
London

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) MS Project
3 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
3 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
3 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (27.27%) PMP
4 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
4 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (27.27%) Middleware
4 3 (27.27%) BPR
4 3 (27.27%) Project Management
5 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
5 2 (18.18%) B2B
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Java
6 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Scrum
6 1 (9.09%) Clustering
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) Time Management
6 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (9.09%) HTML5
6 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
6 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (9.09%) Twitter

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (27.27%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Project
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) HTTPS
1 1 (9.09%) SPDY
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Business Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Technical Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) BizTalk Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Security Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Software Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) Middleware
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) JSON
2 1 (9.09%) Dojo
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
2 1 (9.09%) HTML5
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) Flash
2 1 (9.09%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) PMI
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Clustering
1 1 (9.09%) Mathematics
1 1 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) BPR
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) B2B
4 1 (9.09%) Time Management
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
4 1 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Dependency Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITSM
4 1 (9.09%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Service Management
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) Java
2 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
2 1 (9.09%) Perl
2 1 (9.09%) C
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) PMP
1 3 (27.27%) PMI Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CISA
2 1 (9.09%) Degree
2 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (9.09%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Twitter