The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 32 29 24
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 124 143 203
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.04% 5.05% 6.56%
As % of the General category 17.13% 16.31% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 91 96 112
Median daily rate £431 £400 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.81% -9.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £266 £230 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £526 £558
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £36.00 £22.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.17
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.71%
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 of England region.

General Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
724 877 1034
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.42% 30.99% 33.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 409 575
Median daily rate £400 £400 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £225 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 88 81
Median hourly rate £32.40 £32.00 £30.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +6.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £10.00 £15.55
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.57 £41.30 £42.94
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the East of England region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 3 months to 30 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
Hertfordshire +10 91 £440 +10.00% 33
Bedfordshire -21 15 £450 +9.09% 15
Essex +1 14 £350 -26.31% 13
Cambridgeshire +8 3 £638 +70.00% 6
Suffolk -1 2 £350 - 8
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 30 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 of England region with a requirement for Retail.

1 85 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (21.16%) SQL
3 50 (17.06%) Finance
4 45 (15.36%) E-Commerce
5 40 (13.65%) Oracle
6 38 (12.97%) SQL Server
6 38 (12.97%) Java
7 35 (11.95%) Microsoft
8 34 (11.60%) JIRA
9 31 (10.58%) CRM
10 29 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
11 28 (9.56%) Windows
12 25 (8.53%) JavaScript
12 25 (8.53%) Git (software)
12 25 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (8.19%) SDLC
13 24 (8.19%) HTML
13 24 (8.19%) .NET
13 24 (8.19%) MS Excel
14 23 (7.85%) QA
15 22 (7.51%) Banking
15 22 (7.51%) Document Management
15 22 (7.51%) SharePoint
15 22 (7.51%) SAP
15 22 (7.51%) User Experience
16 21 (7.17%) Scrum
16 21 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
17 20 (6.83%) Project Management
17 20 (6.83%) Office 365
18 19 (6.48%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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 22 (7.51%) SharePoint
2 17 (5.80%) Confluence
3 16 (5.46%) BizTalk Server
4 14 (4.78%) Skype for Business
5 10 (3.41%) CMS
6 7 (2.39%) Sitecore CMS
7 5 (1.71%) Drupal
7 5 (1.71%) NServiceBus
7 5 (1.71%) WebSphere
8 4 (1.37%) Apache
8 4 (1.37%) Tomcat
9 3 (1.02%) IIS
9 3 (1.02%) JBoss
9 3 (1.02%) SharePoint 2013
10 2 (0.68%) OpenStack
10 2 (0.68%) SAS
11 1 (0.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 24 (8.19%) MS Excel
2 13 (4.44%) MS Office
3 9 (3.07%) MS Project
4 4 (1.37%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.68%) 3ds Max
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 2 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.68%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.34%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (4.78%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.73%) Magento
3 4 (1.37%) SAP CRM
4 3 (1.02%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.68%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.68%) ResourceLink
6 1 (0.34%) HFM
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.34%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.34%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP FI
6 1 (0.34%) SAP MM
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Retail
6 1 (0.34%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 21 (7.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 20 (6.83%) Office 365
3 16 (5.46%) Amazon AWS
4 14 (4.78%) Yammer
5 3 (1.02%) SaaS
6 2 (0.68%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.68%) IaaS
6 2 (0.68%) PaaS
7 1 (0.34%) CloudFront
7 1 (0.34%) Google Drive
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.73%) Firewall
2 6 (2.05%) WAN
3 5 (1.71%) Internet
3 5 (1.71%) LAN
3 5 (1.71%) Network Security
4 4 (1.37%) DNS
4 4 (1.37%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (1.37%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (1.02%) ATM
5 3 (1.02%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (1.02%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (1.02%) MPLS
5 3 (1.02%) VoIP
6 2 (0.68%) BIG-IP
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco IOS
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (0.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (0.68%) FCoE
6 2 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (0.68%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.97%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.75%) DB2
3 9 (3.07%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.73%) MySQL
5 7 (2.39%) Oracle Reports
5 7 (2.39%) Relational Database
6 5 (1.71%) DbVisualizer
6 5 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (1.37%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.02%) Couchbase
8 3 (1.02%) Data Mining
8 3 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.68%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (0.68%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.68%) Essbase
9 2 (0.68%) MongoDB
9 2 (0.68%) MS Access
10 1 (0.34%) QlikView
10 1 (0.34%) SAP BW
10 1 (0.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 34 (11.60%) JIRA
2 25 (8.53%) Git (software)
3 13 (4.44%) Selenium
4 12 (4.10%) WebDriver
5 11 (3.75%) Jenkins
6 10 (3.41%) Cucumber
7 9 (3.07%) Zephyr
8 8 (2.73%) JMeter
8 8 (2.73%) Maven
8 8 (2.73%) SoapUI
9 7 (2.39%) Appium
9 7 (2.39%) Subversion
10 5 (1.71%) Ant
10 5 (1.71%) NUnit
11 4 (1.37%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.37%) Gradle
11 4 (1.37%) JBehave
11 4 (1.37%) JUnit
11 4 (1.37%) LoadRunner
11 4 (1.37%) TeamCity
General
1 50 (17.06%) Finance
2 22 (7.51%) Banking
3 12 (4.10%) Retail Banking
4 9 (3.07%) Marketing
4 9 (3.07%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.37%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.02%) Billing
6 3 (1.02%) Legal
7 1 (0.34%) Automotive
7 1 (0.34%) Electronics
7 1 (0.34%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 86 (29.35%) Analyst
2 37 (12.63%) Business Analyst
2 37 (12.63%) Developer
2 37 (12.63%) Project Manager
3 18 (6.14%) Architect
4 16 (5.46%) Consultant
5 14 (4.78%) Java Developer
6 13 (4.44%) Tester
7 12 (4.10%) Automation Tester
7 12 (4.10%) Data Analyst
7 12 (4.10%) Test Analyst
8 11 (3.75%) Designer
9 10 (3.41%) .NET Developer
10 9 (3.07%) Financial Analyst
10 9 (3.07%) Senior Developer
11 8 (2.73%) Retail Business Analyst
11 8 (2.73%) Security Consultant
11 8 (2.73%) Selenium Automation Tester
11 8 (2.73%) Selenium Tester
12 7 (2.39%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (8.19%) .NET
1 24 (8.19%) HTML
2 17 (5.80%) XML
3 15 (5.12%) RESTful
4 14 (4.78%) CSS
5 13 (4.44%) COM
5 13 (4.44%) Web Services
6 12 (4.10%) J2EE
7 11 (3.75%) ASP.NET
7 11 (3.75%) Spring
8 10 (3.41%) jQuery
9 9 (3.07%) .NET Framework
9 9 (3.07%) Gherkin
10 7 (2.39%) Entity Framework
11 6 (2.05%) AngularJS
11 6 (2.05%) React
11 6 (2.05%) SOAP
11 6 (2.05%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 5 (1.71%) Ajax
12 5 (1.71%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 25 (8.53%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (7.51%) User Experience
3 15 (5.12%) Algorithms
4 11 (3.75%) EPoS
5 8 (2.73%) Data Centre
5 8 (2.73%) Data Structures
5 8 (2.73%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.71%) FMCG
6 5 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.37%) RIA
8 3 (1.02%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.02%) Hybrid Cloud
8 3 (1.02%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.02%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.02%) Statistics
9 2 (0.68%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.68%) Contactless
9 2 (0.68%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.68%) EMV
9 2 (0.68%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 28 (9.56%) Windows
2 11 (3.75%) Unix
3 4 (1.37%) Android
4 3 (1.02%) Linux
5 2 (0.68%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.68%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.68%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.34%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (29.01%) Agile Software Development
2 45 (15.36%) E-Commerce
3 31 (10.58%) CRM
4 29 (9.90%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (8.19%) SDLC
6 22 (7.51%) Document Management
7 21 (7.17%) Scrum
8 20 (6.83%) Project Management
9 19 (6.48%) Business Intelligence
10 18 (6.14%) Business Analysis
11 16 (5.46%) Continuous Integration
11 16 (5.46%) Data Management
11 16 (5.46%) Software Engineering
12 15 (5.12%) Case Management
12 15 (5.12%) User Stories
13 14 (4.78%) Integration Testing
13 14 (4.78%) PRINCE2
13 14 (4.78%) Test Scripting
14 13 (4.44%) BDD
14 13 (4.44%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 62 (21.16%) SQL
2 38 (12.97%) Java
3 25 (8.53%) JavaScript
4 18 (6.14%) C#
4 18 (6.14%) MATLAB
5 17 (5.80%) PHP
6 13 (4.44%) Python
7 8 (2.73%) Ruby
8 6 (2.05%) VBA
9 5 (1.71%) Clojure
9 5 (1.71%) R
10 4 (1.37%) COBOL
10 4 (1.37%) Go
10 4 (1.37%) Rust
11 3 (1.02%) C
11 3 (1.02%) T-SQL
11 3 (1.02%) VB
12 2 (0.68%) PL/SQL
12 2 (0.68%) Shell Script
13 1 (0.34%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 7 (2.39%) Degree
2 6 (2.05%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.37%) CISSP
3 4 (1.37%) ISEB
4 3 (1.02%) CISA
4 3 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.02%) CISM
5 2 (0.68%) CCNP
5 2 (0.68%) ISTQB
5 2 (0.68%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.34%) ACCA
6 1 (0.34%) CCDA
6 1 (0.34%) CCIE
6 1 (0.34%) CCNA
6 1 (0.34%) GSEC
6 1 (0.34%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.34%) MCSE
6 1 (0.34%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.34%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.85%) QA
2 6 (2.05%) SLA
3 4 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.34%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.34%) SDET
System Software
1 6 (2.05%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.34%) Docker
3 1 (0.34%) RACF
3 1 (0.34%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.34%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (2.05%) Puppet
2 5 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
3 4 (1.37%) Ansible
3 4 (1.37%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.37%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.68%) Cisco IPCC
4 2 (0.68%) SCCM
4 2 (0.68%) SCOM
4 2 (0.68%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (0.34%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.34%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (0.34%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (13.65%) Oracle
2 35 (11.95%) Microsoft
3 22 (7.51%) SAP
4 19 (6.48%) Salesforce.com
5 18 (6.14%) Teradata
6 14 (4.78%) Infor
7 12 (4.10%) Cisco
8 11 (3.75%) hybris
9 10 (3.41%) Sitecore
10 9 (3.07%) IBM
10 9 (3.07%) JDA
11 7 (2.39%) CheckPoint
12 6 (2.05%) Atlassian
12 6 (2.05%) Citrix
12 6 (2.05%) HP
13 5 (1.71%) F5
13 5 (1.71%) VMware
14 4 (1.37%) Blue Coat
15 3 (1.02%) Red Hat
15 3 (1.02%) Splunk
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