The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Derby region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank - 16 -
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby - 5.49% -
As % of the General category - 14.71% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
Derbyshire

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

General Category
Derby
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
58 34 60
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derby 36.94% 37.36% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 20 35
Average daily rate £350 £375 £70
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +435.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £310 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £425 £379
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 15
Average hourly rate £10.44 £15.50 £8.82
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.64% +75.83%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Derby

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Derby

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Derby

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Derby

Retail
Top 6 Related IT Skills in Derby

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
1 2 (66.67%) QA
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Derby by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derby 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.

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) EDI Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior QA Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Test Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) EPoS
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB
1 2 (66.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS