The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire 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 36 25 45
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +20
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 0.78% 3.21% 0.59%
As % of the General category 2.60% 10.42% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 2
Average daily rate £375 £425 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.47%
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
East Midlands

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

General Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
77 48 114
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 29.84% 30.77% 33.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 23 84
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 £290 £65
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £430 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 6 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 Derbyshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

Retail
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
1 2 (40.00%) EDI
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (20.00%) AirMagnet
2 1 (20.00%) Aruba
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) TDD
2 1 (20.00%) Banking
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco
2 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) CWNA
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

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

Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) EDI Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) QA Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) QA Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior QA Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior .NET Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) EDI
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (20.00%) jQuery
2 1 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (20.00%) WCF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) MVC
1 1 (20.00%) Network Planning
1 1 (20.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) ISEB
1 2 (40.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (20.00%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (40.00%) QA
2 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) AirMagnet
1 1 (20.00%) Aruba
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco