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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 22 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
-5 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 104 116 103
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.61% 7.96% 7.71%
As % of the General category 19.77% 24.27% 22.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 66 76
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £258 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Average hourly rate - £13.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -61.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £31.25 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-48.80% +13.63%
Retail
England

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
526 478 459
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.44% 32.81% 34.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 325 283 267
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £557 £536 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 26
Average hourly rate £10.44 £10.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.40% -63.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 June 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northamptonshire -4 31 £450 - 10
Leicestershire 0 29 £303 -13.57% 14
Nottinghamshire -6 24 £381 +16.41% 12
Derbyshire -4 1 £375 -24.24% 10
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 60 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 60 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 43 (20.48%) Finance
3 37 (17.62%) Scrum
4 31 (14.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (14.76%) SQL
5 29 (13.81%) hybris
6 27 (12.86%) Java
7 22 (10.48%) .NET
8 21 (10.00%) Oracle
8 21 (10.00%) Marketing
9 20 (9.52%) Retail Banking
9 20 (9.52%) Banking
9 20 (9.52%) Logistics
10 18 (8.57%) Project Management
11 17 (8.10%) SQL Server
12 16 (7.62%) SAP
12 16 (7.62%) B2B
12 16 (7.62%) Apache Solr
13 15 (7.14%) Linux
13 15 (7.14%) Migration
14 14 (6.67%) Business Analysis
14 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2
14 14 (6.67%) UNIX
14 14 (6.67%) B2C
14 14 (6.67%) Configuration Management
14 14 (6.67%) WebSphere
15 13 (6.19%) QA
15 13 (6.19%) ASP.NET
16 12 (5.71%) MVC

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Application Platforms
1 16 (7.62%) Apache Solr
2 14 (6.67%) WebSphere
3 12 (5.71%) Apache
4 7 (3.33%) CMS
5 4 (1.90%) Tomcat
6 3 (1.43%) CoreMedia CMS
6 3 (1.43%) NetWeaver
6 3 (1.43%) Sitecore CMS
7 2 (0.95%) Magnolia
7 2 (0.95%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.48%) SAS
8 1 (0.48%) JBoss
8 1 (0.48%) DNN
Applications
1 3 (1.43%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.95%) MS Project
2 2 (0.95%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.48%) MS Office
3 1 (0.48%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (3.33%) SAP Retail
2 3 (1.43%) SAP FI
2 3 (1.43%) Magento
3 2 (0.95%) Cognos Business Intelligence
3 2 (0.95%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.95%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.48%) VisionPLUS
4 1 (0.48%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.48%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.43%) SaaS
2 1 (0.48%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (3.81%) HTTP
2 7 (3.33%) HTTPS
3 6 (2.86%) TCP/IP
4 5 (2.38%) FTP
4 5 (2.38%) DNS
5 4 (1.90%) Firewall
5 4 (1.90%) SMTP
6 3 (1.43%) DMZ
6 3 (1.43%) Internet
7 2 (0.95%) LAN
7 2 (0.95%) WAN
7 2 (0.95%) Wireless
8 1 (0.48%) OpenFlow
8 1 (0.48%) SAN
8 1 (0.48%) DHCP
8 1 (0.48%) ATM
8 1 (0.48%) SNA
8 1 (0.48%) 802.11
8 1 (0.48%) MPLS
8 1 (0.48%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.10%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (3.33%) MySQL
3 5 (2.38%) DB2
3 5 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.90%) SAP BW
4 4 (1.90%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.43%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database
6 2 (0.95%) Cognos Query Studio
6 2 (0.95%) Cognos Analysis Studio
6 2 (0.95%) Cognos Report Studio
6 2 (0.95%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 2 (0.95%) Cognos Event Studio
6 2 (0.95%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (0.95%) Oracle BI EE
6 2 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (4.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (2.86%) Subversion
3 5 (2.38%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.38%) Jenkins
4 4 (1.90%) Selenium
5 3 (1.43%) WebDriver
5 3 (1.43%) Cucumber
5 3 (1.43%) JUnit
6 2 (0.95%) JIRA
6 2 (0.95%) NUnit
6 2 (0.95%) Artifactory
7 1 (0.48%) Ant
7 1 (0.48%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.48%) CruiseControl
7 1 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 1 (0.48%) ClearCase
7 1 (0.48%) TestDirector
General
1 43 (20.48%) Finance
2 21 (10.00%) Marketing
3 20 (9.52%) Banking
3 20 (9.52%) Retail Banking
4 9 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.90%) Legal
5 4 (1.90%) Front Office
6 1 (0.48%) Billing
6 1 (0.48%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 60 (28.57%) Analyst
2 49 (23.33%) Business Analyst
3 38 (18.10%) Project Manager
4 30 (14.29%) Developer
5 22 (10.48%) Architect
6 14 (6.67%) Consultant
7 13 (6.19%) .NET Developer
8 9 (4.29%) C# Developer
8 9 (4.29%) Programme Manager
8 9 (4.29%) C# .NET Developer
9 8 (3.81%) Solutions Architect
10 6 (2.86%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (2.86%) Senior Analyst
10 6 (2.86%) ASP.NET Developer
10 6 (2.86%) Hybris Developer
11 5 (2.38%) Hybris Architect
11 5 (2.38%) SAP Retail Consultant
11 5 (2.38%) SQL Developer
11 5 (2.38%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (2.38%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (10.48%) .NET
2 13 (6.19%) ASP.NET
3 12 (5.71%) HTML
4 11 (5.24%) Web Services
5 10 (4.76%) CSS
5 10 (4.76%) Spring
6 8 (3.81%) HTML5
6 8 (3.81%) J2EE
7 6 (2.86%) XML
7 6 (2.86%) XHTML
7 6 (2.86%) REST
7 6 (2.86%) JSON
8 5 (2.38%) JSP
9 4 (1.90%) WebSphere MQ
9 4 (1.90%) JSTL
9 4 (1.90%) CSS3
9 4 (1.90%) WebSphere Message Broker
9 4 (1.90%) jQuery
9 4 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
10 3 (1.43%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (1.90%) Inversion of Control
2 4 (1.90%) Replication
3 3 (1.43%) Clustering
3 3 (1.43%) EPoS
3 3 (1.43%) User Experience
4 2 (0.95%) FMCG
4 2 (0.95%) Data Structures
4 2 (0.95%) New Media
5 1 (0.48%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (0.48%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (0.48%) iSeries
5 1 (0.48%) Smart Meter
5 1 (0.48%) iPad
5 1 (0.48%) NHS
5 1 (0.48%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.48%) AS400
5 1 (0.48%) Taxonomies
5 1 (0.48%) Ontologies
5 1 (0.48%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.14%) Linux
2 14 (6.67%) UNIX
3 12 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 9 (4.29%) Windows
5 3 (1.43%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.48%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.48%) Windows XP
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.48%) i5/OS
6 1 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (28.57%) E-Commerce
1 60 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (17.62%) Scrum
3 31 (14.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (9.52%) Logistics
5 18 (8.57%) Project Management
6 16 (7.62%) B2B
7 15 (7.14%) Migration
8 14 (6.67%) B2C
8 14 (6.67%) Configuration Management
8 14 (6.67%) PRINCE2
8 14 (6.67%) Business Analysis
9 12 (5.71%) Data Modelling
9 12 (5.71%) MVC
10 11 (5.24%) Risk Management
10 11 (5.24%) Waterfall
11 9 (4.29%) User Stories
11 9 (4.29%) Service Delivery
11 9 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.81%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 31 (14.76%) SQL
2 27 (12.86%) Java
3 12 (5.71%) C#
4 10 (4.76%) PL/SQL
5 8 (3.81%) AWK
6 6 (2.86%) JavaScript
7 5 (2.38%) VB.NET
8 4 (1.90%) VB
9 2 (0.95%) VBA
9 2 (0.95%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.95%) VB6
9 2 (0.95%) C
10 1 (0.48%) R
10 1 (0.48%) RPG
10 1 (0.48%) Perl
10 1 (0.48%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 3 (1.43%) Degree
2 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (0.95%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (0.95%) PMP
2 2 (0.95%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.48%) IBM Certification
3 1 (0.48%) CISA
3 1 (0.48%) CISM
3 1 (0.48%) CEH
3 1 (0.48%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.48%) CCNP
3 1 (0.48%) CCNA
3 1 (0.48%) ISEB
3 1 (0.48%) CISSP
3 1 (0.48%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.19%) QA
2 12 (5.71%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.43%) SLA
4 2 (0.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (1.90%) Hyper-V
2 2 (0.95%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.48%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.48%) PowerHA
Systems Management
1 6 (2.86%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (1.90%) Nagios
2 4 (1.90%) Puppet
3 1 (0.48%) Tivoli NetView
3 1 (0.48%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 29 (13.81%) hybris
2 21 (10.00%) Oracle
3 16 (7.62%) SAP
4 12 (5.71%) Red Hat
4 12 (5.71%) Endeca
5 9 (4.29%) RedPrairie
5 9 (4.29%) IBM
6 7 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 6 (2.86%) ATG
8 5 (2.38%) VMware
9 4 (1.90%) Cadence
9 4 (1.90%) Citrix
9 4 (1.90%) Software AG
10 3 (1.43%) OpenText
10 3 (1.43%) EPiServer
10 3 (1.43%) Sitecore
11 2 (0.95%) Demandware
11 2 (0.95%) Intel
11 2 (0.95%) Cognos
12 1 (0.48%) Trillium
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
C4 Commerce
Rate: From £380 to £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Northamptonshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Lincolnshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 4 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £520 - £540 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Derby, Derbyshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £290 - £330 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £240 - £280 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Leicestershire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 26 days ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Derby
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £401 per day
Posted: 27 days ago