The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Cumbria region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 16 - 11
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 1.39% - 2.33%
As % of the General category 4.55% - 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate £450 - £90
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
Retail
North West

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

General Category
Cumbria
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cumbria 30.56% 12.07% 18.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 2 4
Average daily rate £450 £338 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% -22.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £268 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £408 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 1
Average hourly rate £43.00 £44.75 £45.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.91% -0.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Cumbria region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cumbria

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Cumbria

Retail
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Cumbria

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cumbria by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cumbria 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.

General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Finance Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Financial Services Business Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Service Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management