The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Coventry region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
West Midlands / Coventry
Rank 26 12 23
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +11
Contract jobs citing Retail 27 30 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 5.84% 9.04% 4.63%
As % of the General category 15.43% 29.70% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 12 10
Median daily rate £350 £426 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.88% +0.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £364 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £588 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Coventry region.

General Category
Coventry
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
175 101 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 37.88% 30.42% 42.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 124 49 73
Median daily rate £450 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
Median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.80% -6.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Coventry region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Coventry region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Coventry region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 January 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Retail.

1 57 (54.81%) SAP
2 50 (48.08%) SAP Implementation
3 49 (47.12%) Pharmaceutical
4 23 (22.12%) Finance
5 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (17.31%) Procure-to-Pay
7 15 (14.42%) Scrum
8 14 (13.46%) Order to Cash
9 12 (11.54%) Master Data Management
9 12 (11.54%) Data Management
9 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
10 11 (10.58%) SAP SD
11 10 (9.62%) SAP MDM
12 8 (7.69%) IBM
12 8 (7.69%) Data Modelling
12 8 (7.69%) Photoshop
12 8 (7.69%) SQL
12 8 (7.69%) SAP SCM
12 8 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
12 8 (7.69%) JIRA
12 8 (7.69%) User Experience
13 7 (6.73%) SAP FSCM
13 7 (6.73%) SAP CO
13 7 (6.73%) Java
13 7 (6.73%) SAP FI
13 7 (6.73%) SAP MM
14 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
14 6 (5.77%) J2EE
14 6 (5.77%) Oracle
14 6 (5.77%) XSD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (0.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (7.69%) Photoshop
2 4 (3.85%) MS Office
3 3 (2.88%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.96%) Adobe Captivate
5 1 (0.96%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (10.58%) SAP SD
2 10 (9.62%) SAP MDM
3 8 (7.69%) SAP SCM
4 7 (6.73%) SAP CO
4 7 (6.73%) SAP FI
4 7 (6.73%) SAP FSCM
4 7 (6.73%) SAP MM
5 6 (5.77%) SAP FI/CO
6 3 (2.88%) SAP ERP
7 2 (1.92%) SAP APO
7 2 (1.92%) SAP QM
7 2 (1.92%) SAP Retail
8 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (0.96%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.88%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.96%) IaaS
2 1 (0.96%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.96%) Skype
1 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (7.69%) IBM InfoSphere
2 6 (5.77%) SAP HANA
3 5 (4.81%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
4 4 (3.85%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (2.88%) SAP BW
6 2 (1.92%) Lumira
7 1 (0.96%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
7 1 (0.96%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 8 (7.69%) JIRA
2 3 (2.88%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (2.88%) Hudson
2 3 (2.88%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.92%) GoCD
4 1 (0.96%) MSBuild
4 1 (0.96%) NWDS
4 1 (0.96%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.96%) TeamCity
General
1 49 (47.12%) Pharmaceutical
2 23 (22.12%) Finance
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 5 (4.81%) Manufacturing
5 3 (2.88%) Automotive
5 3 (2.88%) Marketing
6 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 16 (15.38%) Developer
2 12 (11.54%) Workstream Lead
3 10 (9.62%) Designer
4 9 (8.65%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 8 (7.69%) Senior UI Designer
5 8 (7.69%) UI Designer
6 6 (5.77%) Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) .NET Developer
7 4 (3.85%) Business Analyst
7 4 (3.85%) Consultant
7 4 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
8 3 (2.88%) Digital Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) Digital Business Analyst
8 3 (2.88%) IT Manager
9 2 (1.92%) Agile Business Analyst
9 2 (1.92%) AWS Developer
9 2 (1.92%) Content Designer
9 2 (1.92%) SAP APO Expert
9 2 (1.92%) Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.77%) J2EE
1 6 (5.77%) XSD
2 5 (4.81%) .NET
3 4 (3.85%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.85%) ASP.NET MVC
4 3 (2.88%) SAP ALE
4 3 (2.88%) Web Services
5 2 (1.92%) XML
6 1 (0.96%) BAPI
6 1 (0.96%) DHTML
6 1 (0.96%) HTML
6 1 (0.96%) JDBC
6 1 (0.96%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.96%) SAP Fiori
6 1 (0.96%) SAP PI
6 1 (0.96%) SAP Smart Forms
6 1 (0.96%) SOAP
6 1 (0.96%) Web Dynpro
6 1 (0.96%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.69%) User Experience
2 3 (2.88%) e-Learning
3 2 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.92%) Data Structures
3 2 (1.92%) FMCG
3 2 (1.92%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
4 1 (0.96%) EPoS
4 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (0.96%) Mainframe
4 1 (0.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (0.96%) Replication
4 1 (0.96%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.77%) Unix
2 3 (2.88%) Linux
2 3 (2.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (1.92%) Windows
3 2 (1.92%) Windows Vista
4 1 (0.96%) CentOS
4 1 (0.96%) Fedora
4 1 (0.96%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (48.08%) SAP Implementation
2 21 (20.19%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.31%) Procure-to-Pay
4 15 (14.42%) Scrum
5 14 (13.46%) Order to Cash
6 12 (11.54%) Data Management
6 12 (11.54%) E-Commerce
6 12 (11.54%) Master Data Management
7 8 (7.69%) Data Modelling
8 6 (5.77%) Data Stewardship
8 6 (5.77%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
8 6 (5.77%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (4.81%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.81%) MVC
10 4 (3.85%) ETL
10 4 (3.85%) Project Management
10 4 (3.85%) User Acceptance Testing
11 3 (2.88%) Continuous Integration
11 3 (2.88%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 8 (7.69%) SQL
2 7 (6.73%) Java
3 6 (5.77%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.88%) Bash Shell
4 3 (2.88%) Korn
4 3 (2.88%) Perl
4 3 (2.88%) Python
4 3 (2.88%) Ruby
5 2 (1.92%) Go
6 1 (0.96%) ABAP
6 1 (0.96%) C#
6 1 (0.96%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.96%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 1 (0.96%) Degree
1 1 (0.96%) ISTQB
1 1 (0.96%) PMI Certification
1 1 (0.96%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.85%) QA
2 1 (0.96%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.88%) Docker
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Ansible
1 3 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (2.88%) Terraform
2 1 (0.96%) Puppet
2 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 57 (54.81%) SAP
2 8 (7.69%) IBM
3 6 (5.77%) Oracle
4 3 (2.88%) Red Hat
5 2 (1.92%) Adobe
5 2 (1.92%) Google
5 2 (1.92%) Kronos
6 1 (0.96%) Citrix
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.96%) VMware