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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 34 22 28
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 2.89% 3.90% 3.24%
As % of the General category 7.24% 9.24% 8.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 8
Average daily rate
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£345 £360 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.16% -15.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £328 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £392 £548
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.96 £30.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-57.50% +71.83%
Retail
West Midlands

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
152 119 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Coventry 40.00% 42.20% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 19 56
Average daily rate £325 £388 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.12% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £226 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £575 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 19 2
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Coventry

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Coventry region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) CAD
3 3 (17.65%) Automotive
3 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) PLM
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
3 3 (17.65%) ENOVIA
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VBScript
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) .NET
5 1 (5.88%) MS Project
5 1 (5.88%) SAP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Coventry by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Coventry 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 1 (5.88%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) ENOVIA
2 1 (5.88%) Retail-J
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (5.88%) LoadRunner
1 1 (5.88%) Selenium
General
1 4 (23.53%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Automotive
2 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 3 (17.65%) Marketing
3 1 (5.88%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
3 1 (5.88%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.88%) German Language
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 3 (17.65%) Project Manager
3 2 (11.76%) MI Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Test Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Architect
4 1 (5.88%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.88%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (5.88%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) CRM Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Sitecore Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.88%) .NET
1 1 (5.88%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.88%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) PRINCE2
3 3 (17.65%) CAD
3 3 (17.65%) Validation
3 3 (17.65%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) PLM
3 3 (17.65%) Programme Management
3 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
3 3 (17.65%) Project Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Marketing Strategy
3 3 (17.65%) Business Transformation
4 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) CRM
4 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
2 1 (5.88%) VB
2 1 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) MCP
1 1 (5.88%) ISEB
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.88%) MCTS
1 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) Sysprep
1 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) McAfee
2 1 (5.88%) ATG
2 1 (5.88%) LANDesk
2 1 (5.88%) Pega
2 1 (5.88%) Sitecore
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