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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 19 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 115 104 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 7.23% 6.45% 6.82%
As % of the General category 21.74% 18.25% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 57
Median daily rate £388 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £485 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Median hourly rate - £11.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -18.51%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £16.50 £12.96
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +27.31%
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
529 570 488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 33.27% 35.34% 32.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 365 348 286
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £205 £125 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £543
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 26 18
Median hourly rate £9.13 £12.00 £9.94
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.95% +20.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.63 £10.44 £8.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £31.20 £13.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 +8 61 £408 +2.51% 13
Northamptonshire -10 21 £438 -2.77% 5
Leicestershire +13 20 £288 -13.20% 14
Derbyshire +3 4 £375 +3.44% 2
Lincolnshire - 1 £425 - 4
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 81 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.91%) E-Commerce
3 58 (26.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 45 (20.18%) SAP
5 44 (19.73%) Scrum
6 31 (13.90%) Finance
7 26 (11.66%) Business Analysis
8 24 (10.76%) Project Management
8 24 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
9 22 (9.87%) Java
9 22 (9.87%) SQL
10 21 (9.42%) ERP
11 20 (8.97%) .NET
11 20 (8.97%) Change Management
12 19 (8.52%) C#
12 19 (8.52%) PRINCE2
12 19 (8.52%) Data Modelling
13 18 (8.07%) Requirements Analysis
14 16 (7.17%) Waterfall
14 16 (7.17%) Mobile App
15 15 (6.73%) Logical Data Model
15 15 (6.73%) EPoS
15 15 (6.73%) Extreme Programming
15 15 (6.73%) Migration
16 14 (6.28%) JavaScript
16 14 (6.28%) Oracle
17 12 (5.38%) TOGAF
17 12 (5.38%) CRM
17 12 (5.38%) Coaching
17 12 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture

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 (2.24%) WebSphere
2 4 (1.79%) NetWeaver
3 3 (1.35%) CMS
3 3 (1.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (0.90%) Apache
4 2 (0.90%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) Apache Solr
5 1 (0.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.45%) IIS
5 1 (0.45%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 3 (1.35%) MS Office
2 1 (0.45%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.45%) AutoCAD
2 1 (0.45%) Fireworks
2 1 (0.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) MS Project
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.45%) Photoshop
2 1 (0.45%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (4.93%) SAP ERP
2 5 (2.24%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.90%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 2 (0.90%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (0.90%) SAP CO
3 2 (0.90%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.90%) SAP FI
3 2 (0.90%) SAP FI/CO
3 2 (0.90%) Unica
4 1 (0.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.45%) Magento
4 1 (0.45%) Retail-J
4 1 (0.45%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.45%) SAP MM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.45%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.35%) Office 365
2 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.90%) PaaS
3 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.79%) Firewall
1 4 (1.79%) Network Security
2 3 (1.35%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.35%) NX-OS
2 3 (1.35%) Wireless
3 2 (0.90%) Internet
3 2 (0.90%) VoIP
4 1 (0.45%) DECT
4 1 (0.45%) HTTP
4 1 (0.45%) IPsec
4 1 (0.45%) ISDN
4 1 (0.45%) LAN
4 1 (0.45%) SAN
4 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.45%) VPN
4 1 (0.45%) WAN
4 1 (0.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.24%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (2.24%) SAP HANA
3 4 (1.79%) Oracle Database
4 3 (1.35%) BusinessObjects
4 3 (1.35%) MySQL
4 3 (1.35%) SAP BW
4 3 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.90%) Big Data
5 2 (0.90%) DTS
6 1 (0.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
6 1 (0.45%) DataStage
6 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.45%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.45%) Qlik Sense
6 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.45%) SAP BI
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (3.14%) Subversion
2 6 (2.69%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.24%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.35%) Appium
4 3 (1.35%) JIRA
4 3 (1.35%) Selenium
5 2 (0.90%) HP UFT
5 2 (0.90%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.45%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.45%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.45%) LSMW
6 1 (0.45%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.45%) Vagrant
General
1 31 (13.90%) Finance
2 9 (4.04%) Banking
3 8 (3.59%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.24%) Retail Banking
5 4 (1.79%) Back Office
5 4 (1.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.90%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.45%) Advertising
7 1 (0.45%) Corporate Banking
7 1 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.45%) Front Office
7 1 (0.45%) Games
7 1 (0.45%) Online Betting
7 1 (0.45%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (21.08%) Analyst
2 39 (17.49%) Architect
3 35 (15.70%) Business Analyst
4 33 (14.80%) Project Manager
5 26 (11.66%) Developer
6 24 (10.76%) Solutions Architect
7 14 (6.28%) Consultant
7 14 (6.28%) Enterprise Architect
8 13 (5.83%) SAP Consultant
9 11 (4.93%) .NET Developer
9 11 (4.93%) C# .NET Developer
9 11 (4.93%) C# Developer
10 10 (4.48%) IT Manager
11 9 (4.04%) Development Manager
11 9 (4.04%) Retail Business Analyst
12 8 (3.59%) Delivery Manager
12 8 (3.59%) SAP Architect
12 8 (3.59%) SQL Developer
12 8 (3.59%) Test Analyst
13 7 (3.14%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.97%) .NET
2 10 (4.48%) CSS
2 10 (4.48%) HTML
3 6 (2.69%) HTML5
3 6 (2.69%) jQuery
4 5 (2.24%) ASP.NET
4 5 (2.24%) WCF
5 3 (1.35%) AngularJS
5 3 (1.35%) Gherkin
5 3 (1.35%) RESTful
5 3 (1.35%) Symfony
5 3 (1.35%) Web Services
6 2 (0.90%) Behat
6 2 (0.90%) Classic ASP
6 2 (0.90%) Doctrine
6 2 (0.90%) LAMP
6 2 (0.90%) SAP XI
6 2 (0.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (0.45%) JMS
7 1 (0.45%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 16 (7.17%) Mobile App
2 15 (6.73%) EPoS
3 11 (4.93%) FMCG
4 8 (3.59%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (2.69%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.69%) Virtual Team
6 4 (1.79%) Digital Media
7 3 (1.35%) AS400
7 3 (1.35%) PMI
8 2 (0.90%) Chip and PIN
8 2 (0.90%) iPad
8 2 (0.90%) iSeries
8 2 (0.90%) Management Information System
8 2 (0.90%) Photography
8 2 (0.90%) Smart Meter
8 2 (0.90%) User Experience
9 1 (0.45%) Algorithms
9 1 (0.45%) IBM Mainframe
9 1 (0.45%) Informatics
9 1 (0.45%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.04%) Windows
2 7 (3.14%) Linux
3 6 (2.69%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (2.24%) Unix
5 4 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.35%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.45%) Android
7 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000
7 1 (0.45%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (36.32%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.91%) E-Commerce
3 58 (26.01%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (19.73%) Scrum
5 26 (11.66%) Business Analysis
6 24 (10.76%) Project Management
6 24 (10.76%) User Acceptance Testing
7 21 (9.42%) ERP
8 20 (8.97%) Change Management
9 19 (8.52%) Data Modelling
9 19 (8.52%) PRINCE2
10 18 (8.07%) Requirements Analysis
11 16 (7.17%) Waterfall
12 15 (6.73%) Extreme Programming
12 15 (6.73%) Logical Data Model
12 15 (6.73%) Migration
13 12 (5.38%) Coaching
13 12 (5.38%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (5.38%) TOGAF
13 12 (5.38%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (9.87%) Java
1 22 (9.87%) SQL
2 19 (8.52%) C#
3 14 (6.28%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.14%) PHP
5 4 (1.79%) AWK
5 4 (1.79%) PL/SQL
6 3 (1.35%) ABAP
6 3 (1.35%) Ruby
6 3 (1.35%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.90%) R
7 2 (0.90%) RPG
7 2 (0.90%) RPG IV
7 2 (0.90%) VBScript
8 1 (0.45%) C++
8 1 (0.45%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 6 (2.69%) PMI Certification
2 5 (2.24%) ISEB
2 5 (2.24%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.35%) CCNP
3 3 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.35%) PMP
3 3 (1.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.45%) ACCA
5 1 (0.45%) CIMA
5 1 (0.45%) Degree
5 1 (0.45%) ICAEW
5 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.45%) MCP
5 1 (0.45%) MCSE
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.24%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.35%) QA
2 3 (1.35%) SLA
3 2 (0.90%) Data Quality
System Software
1 5 (2.24%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.90%) Docker
3 1 (0.45%) Firmware
3 1 (0.45%) ISA Server
3 1 (0.45%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 2 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.45%) Ansible
2 1 (0.45%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.45%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.45%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.45%) Puppet
2 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 45 (20.18%) SAP
2 14 (6.28%) Oracle
3 9 (4.04%) Microsoft
4 4 (1.79%) Endeca
4 4 (1.79%) hybris
4 4 (1.79%) Red Hat
5 3 (1.35%) Cadence
5 3 (1.35%) Cisco
5 3 (1.35%) Meraki
5 3 (1.35%) Palo Alto
5 3 (1.35%) SolarWinds
5 3 (1.35%) VMware
6 2 (0.90%) Citrix
6 2 (0.90%) Genesys
6 2 (0.90%) IBM
6 2 (0.90%) Informatica
6 2 (0.90%) Intel
6 2 (0.90%) Pega
7 1 (0.45%) MicroStrategy
7 1 (0.45%) NetApp
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