The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Docklands, London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 15 31 21
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 6.25% 0.95% 0.94%
As % of the General category 9.84% 1.36% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£613 £550 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.36% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +44.18%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Docklands, London region.

General Category
Docklands, London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
61 147 69
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Docklands, London 63.54% 69.67% 65.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 129 58
Average daily rate £550 £525 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £401 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £638 £620 £640
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Average hourly rate £54.25 £21.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+158.30% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Docklands, London

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Docklands, London

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Docklands, London

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
3 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 4 (36.36%) User Experience
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
5 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
5 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (9.09%) QA
5 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
5 1 (9.09%) CFA
5 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Degree
5 1 (9.09%) Legal
5 1 (9.09%) Validation
5 1 (9.09%) MBA
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) MCT
5 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
5 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 1 (9.09%) FTP
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
5 1 (9.09%) HP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Docklands, London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Docklands, London 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.

Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Photoshop
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
2 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
General
1 7 (63.64%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Analyst
1 4 (36.36%) Designer
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Designer
3 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) UI Designer
4 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) UAT Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Developer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Graphic Design
1 4 (36.36%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Online Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) Project Management
3 2 (18.18%) Matrix Management
4 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Test Scripting
4 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Management
4 1 (9.09%) Validation
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (9.09%) Automation Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Low Latency
4 1 (9.09%) Quantitative Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CFA
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MBA
1 1 (9.09%) MCT
1 1 (9.09%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) HP