The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
England / East Midlands
Rank 26 14 21
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail 88 149 92
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 5.93% 9.91% 6.25%
As % of the General category 17.53% 31.30% 19.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 90 55
Median daily rate £275 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.25% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £126 £275 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £505 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £43.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%

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

General Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
502 476 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.80% 31.67% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 335 308 288
Median daily rate £386 £398 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.95% -6.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £217 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 19 12
Median hourly rate £22.45 £16.06 £10.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+39.83% +57.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.26 £10.46 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £41.55 £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East Midlands region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicestershire -5 25 £275 -3.50% 18
Nottinghamshire -10 21 £485 +29.33% 16
Derbyshire +18 20 £148 -56.29% 11
Northamptonshire -17 17 £450 +5.88% 10
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the East Midlands region with a requirement for Retail.

1 58 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.35%) E-Commerce
3 44 (22.68%) SAP
4 41 (21.13%) Scrum
5 36 (18.56%) SQL
6 32 (16.49%) Stakeholder Management
7 31 (15.98%) Finance
8 24 (12.37%) Business Analysis
9 22 (11.34%) MVC
9 22 (11.34%) C#
9 22 (11.34%) Oracle
9 22 (11.34%) .NET
9 22 (11.34%) Windows
10 18 (9.28%) SQL Server
10 18 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (8.76%) Mentoring
11 17 (8.76%) Linux
12 16 (8.25%) Manufacturing
12 16 (8.25%) Change Management
12 16 (8.25%) SAP Retail
12 16 (8.25%) JavaScript
12 16 (8.25%) Oracle Database
12 16 (8.25%) BDD
13 15 (7.73%) Unix
13 15 (7.73%) EPoS
14 14 (7.22%) Microsoft
15 13 (6.70%) Java
15 13 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (6.70%) Requirements Analysis
15 13 (6.70%) Selenium

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 8 (4.12%) CMS
2 6 (3.09%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (2.58%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.06%) NetWeaver
5 3 (1.55%) IIS
5 3 (1.55%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.52%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (4.64%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.12%) MS Office
3 6 (3.09%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.58%) MS Project
5 1 (0.52%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 16 (8.25%) SAP Retail
2 10 (5.15%) SAP ERP
3 9 (4.64%) Oracle 11i
4 7 (3.61%) Oracle Applications
5 6 (3.09%) Demantra
6 5 (2.58%) Dynamics AX
6 5 (2.58%) SAP SD
7 3 (1.55%) SAP MM
8 2 (1.03%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (1.03%) OpenText VIM for SAP
8 2 (1.03%) SAP CO
8 2 (1.03%) SAP FI
8 2 (1.03%) SAP FI/CO
8 2 (1.03%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.52%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.58%) Office 365
2 2 (1.03%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.52%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.09%) TCP/IP
2 5 (2.58%) Wireless
3 4 (2.06%) Firewall
3 4 (2.06%) LAN
4 3 (1.55%) DHCP
4 3 (1.55%) DNS
4 3 (1.55%) Remote Desktop
5 2 (1.03%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (1.03%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (1.03%) NX-OS
6 1 (0.52%) FTP
6 1 (0.52%) HTTP
6 1 (0.52%) Intranet
6 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (9.28%) SQL Server
2 16 (8.25%) Oracle Database
3 13 (6.70%) SQL Server 2012
4 11 (5.67%) Relational Database
5 9 (4.64%) Oracle Database 10g
5 9 (4.64%) Oracle Reports
5 9 (4.64%) SQL Server 2005
6 7 (3.61%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (2.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (2.06%) DTS
8 4 (2.06%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 4 (2.06%) Oracle Database 12c
8 4 (2.06%) Star Schema
9 3 (1.55%) Data Warehouse
9 3 (1.55%) MySQL
9 3 (1.55%) SAP HANA
10 2 (1.03%) Big Data
10 2 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (1.03%) SAP BW
10 2 (1.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (6.70%) Selenium
2 11 (5.67%) Cucumber
3 6 (3.09%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.09%) JIRA
3 6 (3.09%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.06%) JDeveloper
4 4 (2.06%) Talend Open Studio
5 3 (1.55%) Appium
5 3 (1.55%) HP UFT
5 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 2 (1.03%) Jenkins
6 2 (1.03%) JUnit
6 2 (1.03%) SoapUI
6 2 (1.03%) TestNG
6 2 (1.03%) WebDriver
7 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
7 1 (0.52%) PHPUnit
7 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.52%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (15.98%) Finance
2 16 (8.25%) Manufacturing
3 12 (6.19%) Banking
4 7 (3.61%) Publishing
5 6 (3.09%) Marketing
5 6 (3.09%) Retail Banking
6 5 (2.58%) Billing
7 3 (1.55%) Advertising
8 2 (1.03%) Back Office
8 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 59 (30.41%) Analyst
2 37 (19.07%) Developer
3 20 (10.31%) Architect
3 20 (10.31%) Business Analyst
3 20 (10.31%) Consultant
3 20 (10.31%) SAP Consultant
3 20 (10.31%) Test Analyst
4 18 (9.28%) C# Developer
5 17 (8.76%) .NET Developer
5 17 (8.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 15 (7.73%) Applications Support
6 15 (7.73%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (7.22%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 14 (7.22%) Support Analyst
8 13 (6.70%) Applications Support Analyst
9 11 (5.67%) Project Manager
10 10 (5.15%) ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.15%) C# ASP.NET Developer
10 10 (5.15%) Development Analyst
10 10 (5.15%) Development Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (11.34%) .NET
2 12 (6.19%) ASP.NET
3 11 (5.67%) CSS
3 11 (5.67%) HTML
3 11 (5.67%) jQuery
4 10 (5.15%) XML
5 7 (3.61%) HTML5
6 5 (2.58%) Middleware
6 5 (2.58%) Struts
7 4 (2.06%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 4 (2.06%) Symfony
7 4 (2.06%) Web Services
8 3 (1.55%) Gherkin
8 3 (1.55%) RESTful
8 3 (1.55%) Software Packaging
8 3 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.03%) AngularJS
9 2 (1.03%) Backbone.js
9 2 (1.03%) Behat
9 2 (1.03%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.73%) EPoS
3 6 (3.09%) Mobile App
4 4 (2.06%) Management Information System
4 4 (2.06%) Replication
5 3 (1.55%) FMCG
6 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.03%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.03%) Fintech
6 2 (1.03%) Statistics
6 2 (1.03%) User Experience
7 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.52%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Informatics
7 1 (0.52%) Neural Network
7 1 (0.52%) Photography
7 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
7 1 (0.52%) Virtual Team
7 1 (0.52%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (11.34%) Windows
2 17 (8.76%) Linux
3 15 (7.73%) Unix
4 11 (5.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.12%) Windows 7
5 8 (4.12%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.61%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (3.09%) HPUX
8 5 (2.58%) Windows Server
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.52%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (29.90%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (28.35%) E-Commerce
3 41 (21.13%) Scrum
4 32 (16.49%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (12.37%) Business Analysis
6 22 (11.34%) MVC
7 17 (8.76%) Mentoring
8 16 (8.25%) BDD
8 16 (8.25%) Change Management
9 13 (6.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 13 (6.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 12 (6.19%) Data Modelling
11 11 (5.67%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (5.67%) ERP
11 11 (5.67%) Migration
12 10 (5.15%) Analytics
12 10 (5.15%) Data Management
13 9 (4.64%) Front End Development
13 9 (4.64%) Logical Data Model
13 9 (4.64%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 36 (18.56%) SQL
2 22 (11.34%) C#
3 16 (8.25%) JavaScript
4 13 (6.70%) Java
5 9 (4.64%) PL/SQL
5 9 (4.64%) VB.NET
6 5 (2.58%) PHP
7 3 (1.55%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.55%) Ruby
7 3 (1.55%) VBScript
8 2 (1.03%) C
8 2 (1.03%) T-SQL
8 2 (1.03%) VB
9 1 (0.52%) ABAP
9 1 (0.52%) Python
9 1 (0.52%) R
Qualifications
1 6 (3.09%) Degree
2 5 (2.58%) ISEB
2 5 (2.58%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (2.06%) ISTQB
3 4 (2.06%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.03%) CCNP
5 2 (1.03%) MCSE
5 2 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.52%) CCDP
6 1 (0.52%) CCNA
6 1 (0.52%) CISSP
6 1 (0.52%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.52%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
6 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.64%) QA
2 6 (3.09%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.06%) SLA
4 2 (1.03%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.55%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.03%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.03%) Docker
3 1 (0.52%) Firmware
3 1 (0.52%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.55%) SCCM
2 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Ansible
3 1 (0.52%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.52%) HP Data Protector
3 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.52%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (22.68%) SAP
2 22 (11.34%) Oracle
3 14 (7.22%) Microsoft
4 5 (2.58%) HP
4 5 (2.58%) Intel
5 4 (2.06%) Apigee
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco
5 4 (2.06%) Talend
6 3 (1.55%) Cadence
6 3 (1.55%) Dell
6 3 (1.55%) IBM
6 3 (1.55%) Sitecore
6 3 (1.55%) webMethods
7 2 (1.03%) Genesys
7 2 (1.03%) Meraki
7 2 (1.03%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.03%) Pega
7 2 (1.03%) SolarWinds
7 2 (1.03%) Sun
7 2 (1.03%) Zend
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