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 25 September 2016 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 21 29
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail 112 119 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 6.91% 7.35% 5.60%
As % of the General category 19.58% 20.66% 17.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 79 54
Median daily rate £375 £400 £468
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £318 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £480 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +43.75%
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
572 576 501
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 35.27% 35.56% 31.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 351 290
Median daily rate £400 £413 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £201 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 19 15
Median hourly rate £9.13 £12.08 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.46% +21.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £8.55 £9.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £18.45 £12.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +18.81%

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 25 September 2016.

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 25 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Nottinghamshire -1 58 £408 +5.16% 15
Leicestershire +7 22 £310 -9.81% 12
Northamptonshire -14 21 £400 -5.88% 7
Derbyshire -2 3 £375 +3.44% 9
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 82 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.54%) E-Commerce
3 54 (25.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (21.33%) SAP
4 45 (21.33%) Scrum
5 30 (14.22%) Finance
6 22 (10.43%) Project Management
7 21 (9.95%) Business Analysis
8 20 (9.48%) SQL
8 20 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
9 19 (9.00%) ERP
10 18 (8.53%) Java
10 18 (8.53%) C#
10 18 (8.53%) .NET
11 17 (8.06%) Data Modelling
12 16 (7.58%) Change Management
12 16 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
13 14 (6.64%) Waterfall
13 14 (6.64%) Mobile App
13 14 (6.64%) PRINCE2
14 13 (6.16%) Oracle
14 13 (6.16%) Extreme Programming
14 13 (6.16%) Migration
14 13 (6.16%) Logical Data Model
14 13 (6.16%) SAP ERP
15 12 (5.69%) EPoS
16 11 (5.21%) Coaching
17 10 (4.74%) Banking
18 9 (4.27%) JavaScript
18 9 (4.27%) SOA

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 5 (2.37%) CMS
2 4 (1.90%) NetWeaver
2 4 (1.90%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.95%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) Apache
4 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.47%) SAS
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.47%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (1.42%) MS Office
2 1 (0.47%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.47%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.47%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.47%) Revit
Business Applications
1 13 (6.16%) SAP ERP
2 6 (2.84%) Dynamics AX
3 5 (2.37%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.95%) OpenText VIM for SAP
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.95%) Retail-J
4 2 (0.95%) SAP CO
4 2 (0.95%) SAP FI
4 2 (0.95%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.47%) Magento
5 1 (0.47%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.47%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.95%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (0.95%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.42%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (1.42%) Cisco Nexus
1 3 (1.42%) Firewall
1 3 (1.42%) Network Security
1 3 (1.42%) NX-OS
1 3 (1.42%) Wireless
2 2 (0.95%) Internet
2 2 (0.95%) VoIP
3 1 (0.47%) DECT
3 1 (0.47%) FTP
3 1 (0.47%) HTTP
3 1 (0.47%) ISDN
3 1 (0.47%) LAN
3 1 (0.47%) SAN
3 1 (0.47%) TCP/IP
3 1 (0.47%) WAN
3 1 (0.47%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.37%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (2.37%) SAP HANA
2 4 (1.90%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.42%) MySQL
3 3 (1.42%) SAP BW
3 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
4 2 (0.95%) Big Data
4 2 (0.95%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.47%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (0.47%) DataStage
5 1 (0.47%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (0.47%) Power BI
5 1 (0.47%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.47%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.47%) SAP BI
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.84%) Subversion
2 5 (2.37%) Cucumber
2 5 (2.37%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.42%) Appium
3 3 (1.42%) JIRA
3 3 (1.42%) Selenium
4 2 (0.95%) HP UFT
4 2 (0.95%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.47%) LSMW
5 1 (0.47%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.47%) Vagrant
General
1 30 (14.22%) Finance
2 10 (4.74%) Banking
3 7 (3.32%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.84%) Marketing
4 6 (2.84%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.90%) Back Office
6 2 (0.95%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.47%) Advertising
7 1 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.47%) Front Office
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 46 (21.80%) Analyst
2 34 (16.11%) Architect
3 30 (14.22%) Project Manager
4 28 (13.27%) Business Analyst
5 23 (10.90%) Developer
6 21 (9.95%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (6.64%) Consultant
7 14 (6.64%) Test Analyst
8 13 (6.16%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (5.21%) .NET Developer
9 11 (5.21%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (5.21%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.74%) Development Manager
10 10 (4.74%) Enterprise Architect
11 9 (4.27%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (3.79%) IT Manager
12 8 (3.79%) SAP Architect
12 8 (3.79%) Supply Chain Architect
13 7 (3.32%) Agile Business Analyst
13 7 (3.32%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (8.53%) .NET
2 7 (3.32%) jQuery
3 6 (2.84%) CSS
3 6 (2.84%) HTML
4 5 (2.37%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.90%) HTML5
5 4 (1.90%) WCF
5 4 (1.90%) XML
6 3 (1.42%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.42%) RESTful
6 3 (1.42%) Symfony
6 3 (1.42%) Web Services
7 2 (0.95%) Behat
7 2 (0.95%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.95%) Doctrine
7 2 (0.95%) LAMP
7 2 (0.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
8 1 (0.47%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.47%) Laravel
8 1 (0.47%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 14 (6.64%) Mobile App
2 12 (5.69%) EPoS
3 9 (4.27%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.32%) FMCG
5 6 (2.84%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.84%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.42%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.42%) PMI
7 2 (0.95%) iPad
7 2 (0.95%) Photography
7 2 (0.95%) Replication
7 2 (0.95%) Smart Meter
8 1 (0.47%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.47%) Handset
8 1 (0.47%) IBM Mainframe
8 1 (0.47%) Informatics
8 1 (0.47%) Mathematics
8 1 (0.47%) Statistics
8 1 (0.47%) User Experience
8 1 (0.47%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (3.32%) Windows
2 6 (2.84%) Linux
3 4 (1.90%) Unix
3 4 (1.90%) Windows Server
3 4 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.42%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 82 (38.86%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (26.54%) E-Commerce
3 54 (25.59%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (21.33%) Scrum
5 22 (10.43%) Project Management
6 21 (9.95%) Business Analysis
7 20 (9.48%) User Acceptance Testing
8 19 (9.00%) ERP
9 17 (8.06%) Data Modelling
10 16 (7.58%) Change Management
10 16 (7.58%) Requirements Analysis
11 14 (6.64%) PRINCE2
11 14 (6.64%) Waterfall
12 13 (6.16%) Extreme Programming
12 13 (6.16%) Logical Data Model
12 13 (6.16%) Migration
13 11 (5.21%) Coaching
14 9 (4.27%) Programme Management
14 9 (4.27%) Release Management
14 9 (4.27%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (9.48%) SQL
2 18 (8.53%) C#
2 18 (8.53%) Java
3 9 (4.27%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.32%) PHP
5 4 (1.90%) T-SQL
6 3 (1.42%) ABAP
6 3 (1.42%) AWK
6 3 (1.42%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.42%) Ruby
7 2 (0.95%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.95%) R
7 2 (0.95%) VBScript
8 1 (0.47%) C++
8 1 (0.47%) SAPscript
8 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 5 (2.37%) ISEB
2 4 (1.90%) PMI Certification
2 4 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.42%) CCNP
3 3 (1.42%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (0.95%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.95%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.47%) ACCA
5 1 (0.47%) CIMA
5 1 (0.47%) Degree
5 1 (0.47%) ICAEW
5 1 (0.47%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.47%) MCP
5 1 (0.47%) MCSE
5 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
5 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (0.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.90%) QA
2 3 (1.42%) SLA
3 2 (0.95%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.95%) Docker
3 1 (0.47%) Firmware
3 1 (0.47%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.47%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.95%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.47%) Ansible
2 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.47%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.47%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.47%) Puppet
2 1 (0.47%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (21.33%) SAP
2 13 (6.16%) Oracle
3 9 (4.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.90%) hybris
4 4 (1.90%) IBM
5 3 (1.42%) Cadence
5 3 (1.42%) Cisco
5 3 (1.42%) Endeca
5 3 (1.42%) Meraki
5 3 (1.42%) Palo Alto
5 3 (1.42%) Pega
5 3 (1.42%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.42%) SolarWinds
6 2 (0.95%) Citrix
6 2 (0.95%) Genesys
6 2 (0.95%) Intel
6 2 (0.95%) VMware
7 1 (0.47%) Cognos
7 1 (0.47%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.47%) NetApp
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