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 26 July 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 24 30
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail 150 192 159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 5.89% 6.17% 5.35%
As % of the General category 18.18% 21.08% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 115 96
Median daily rate £413 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £274 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £552 £527
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £22.50 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -35.25%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.25 £14.45
% change year-on-year
+218.84% +19.41%
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
825 911 904
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 32.42% 29.29% 30.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 486 490
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £239 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +3.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 95 83 85
Median hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £28.83
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -25.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.55 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 26 July 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 26 July 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 +6 92 £450 +7.78% 20
Bedfordshire -5 33 £450 -5.26% 5
Essex +9 17 £300 -29.41% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 14 £256 -26.78% 6
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 26 July 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 80 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (19.38%) E-Commerce
3 53 (18.34%) SQL
4 47 (16.26%) Finance
5 43 (14.88%) Oracle
6 40 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
7 39 (13.49%) SQL Server
8 33 (11.42%) Microsoft
9 31 (10.73%) CRM
10 29 (10.03%) Java
11 28 (9.69%) JavaScript
12 26 (9.00%) .NET
12 26 (9.00%) Windows
13 24 (8.30%) SAP
14 22 (7.61%) HTML
14 22 (7.61%) Data Management
15 21 (7.27%) Banking
15 21 (7.27%) User Experience
16 20 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
16 20 (6.92%) Scrum
16 20 (6.92%) MS Excel
17 19 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
18 18 (6.23%) Project Management
18 18 (6.23%) JIRA
18 18 (6.23%) Office 365
19 17 (5.88%) SDLC
19 17 (5.88%) Document Management
19 17 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
19 17 (5.88%) PHP
20 16 (5.54%) CSS

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 15 (5.19%) BizTalk Server
2 13 (4.50%) Confluence
2 13 (4.50%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.50%) Skype for Business
3 12 (4.15%) CMS
4 7 (2.42%) Sitecore CMS
5 6 (2.08%) JBoss
6 5 (1.73%) Drupal
7 4 (1.38%) NServiceBus
8 2 (0.69%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.69%) SAS
8 2 (0.69%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.35%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 20 (6.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.42%) MS Office
3 3 (1.04%) 3ds Max
3 3 (1.04%) MS Project
4 2 (0.69%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.69%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.69%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 13 (4.50%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.73%) SAP CRM
3 4 (1.38%) Magento
3 4 (1.38%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
4 2 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (0.69%) ResourceLink
4 2 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
5 1 (0.35%) HFM
5 1 (0.35%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.35%) Lawson
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Assets
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.35%) Oracle Receivables
5 1 (0.35%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 1 (0.35%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 20 (6.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (6.23%) Office 365
3 13 (4.50%) Yammer
4 7 (2.42%) Amazon AWS
5 3 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (1.04%) SaaS
6 2 (0.69%) IaaS
6 2 (0.69%) PaaS
7 1 (0.35%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.46%) Firewall
2 8 (2.77%) Network Security
3 5 (1.73%) Internet
3 5 (1.73%) WAN
4 4 (1.38%) DNS
4 4 (1.38%) LAN
4 4 (1.38%) VoIP
5 3 (1.04%) ATM
5 3 (1.04%) BGP
5 3 (1.04%) OSPF
5 3 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (0.69%) Cisco IPT
6 2 (0.69%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.69%) MPLS
6 2 (0.69%) NFC
6 2 (0.69%) PBX
6 2 (0.69%) TCP/IP
6 2 (0.69%) VLAN
6 2 (0.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (13.49%) SQL Server
2 11 (3.81%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.46%) Relational Database
4 8 (2.77%) Data Warehouse
5 7 (2.42%) DB2
6 6 (2.08%) MySQL
7 5 (1.73%) DataStage
7 5 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
8 4 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
8 4 (1.38%) SQL Server 2008
9 3 (1.04%) Couchbase
9 3 (1.04%) Data Mining
9 3 (1.04%) MS Access
9 3 (1.04%) NoSQL
10 2 (0.69%) Essbase
10 2 (0.69%) OLAP
10 2 (0.69%) OLAP Cube
10 2 (0.69%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.69%) SAP BW
11 1 (0.35%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 18 (6.23%) JIRA
2 11 (3.81%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.11%) Zephyr
4 5 (1.73%) Selenium
4 5 (1.73%) Subversion
5 4 (1.38%) JMeter
5 4 (1.38%) LoadRunner
5 4 (1.38%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.04%) Appium
6 3 (1.04%) Axure RP
6 3 (1.04%) PHPUnit
7 2 (0.69%) Ant
7 2 (0.69%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.69%) Jenkins
7 2 (0.69%) JUnit
7 2 (0.69%) Maven
8 1 (0.35%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 1 (0.35%) CruiseControl
8 1 (0.35%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.35%) Visual Studio
General
1 47 (16.26%) Finance
2 21 (7.27%) Banking
3 11 (3.81%) Retail Banking
4 10 (3.46%) Marketing
5 7 (2.42%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.04%) Billing
6 3 (1.04%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.69%) Automotive
7 2 (0.69%) Legal
7 2 (0.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 83 (28.72%) Analyst
2 43 (14.88%) Project Manager
3 39 (13.49%) Business Analyst
4 35 (12.11%) Developer
5 22 (7.61%) Architect
6 19 (6.57%) Consultant
7 14 (4.84%) Data Analyst
8 13 (4.50%) Test Analyst
9 12 (4.15%) Java Developer
10 10 (3.46%) .NET Developer
10 10 (3.46%) Designer
10 10 (3.46%) E-Commerce Developer
10 10 (3.46%) Financial Analyst
11 9 (3.11%) Retail Business Analyst
11 9 (3.11%) Security Consultant
11 9 (3.11%) Senior Developer
11 9 (3.11%) Solutions Architect
12 8 (2.77%) IT Manager
12 8 (2.77%) IT Project Manager
12 8 (2.77%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.00%) .NET
2 22 (7.61%) HTML
3 16 (5.54%) CSS
3 16 (5.54%) XML
4 13 (4.50%) jQuery
4 13 (4.50%) Web Services
5 12 (4.15%) ASP.NET
5 12 (4.15%) COM
6 11 (3.81%) J2EE
6 11 (3.81%) Middleware
7 10 (3.46%) RESTful
7 10 (3.46%) Spring
8 9 (3.11%) Hibernate
9 8 (2.77%) .NET Framework
9 8 (2.77%) AngularJS
10 7 (2.42%) JSP
10 7 (2.42%) SOAP
11 6 (2.08%) LESS
11 6 (2.08%) Sass
11 6 (2.08%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 21 (7.27%) User Experience
2 16 (5.54%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (3.46%) EPoS
4 8 (2.77%) Algorithms
4 8 (2.77%) Data Centre
5 7 (2.42%) Management Information System
6 5 (1.73%) FMCG
6 5 (1.73%) Virtual Team
7 4 (1.38%) Hybrid Cloud
7 4 (1.38%) RIA
7 4 (1.38%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.04%) Data Structures
8 3 (1.04%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.04%) iPad
8 3 (1.04%) Mainframe
8 3 (1.04%) Statistics
9 2 (0.69%) Contactless
9 2 (0.69%) Driving Licence
9 2 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.00%) Windows
2 7 (2.42%) Unix
3 4 (1.38%) Android
3 4 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 3 (1.04%) Linux
5 2 (0.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.69%) Windows 10
5 2 (0.69%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (27.68%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (19.38%) E-Commerce
3 40 (13.84%) Stakeholder Management
4 31 (10.73%) CRM
5 22 (7.61%) Data Management
6 20 (6.92%) Scrum
7 19 (6.57%) Business Intelligence
8 18 (6.23%) Project Management
9 17 (5.88%) Document Management
9 17 (5.88%) SDLC
10 16 (5.54%) User Stories
11 15 (5.19%) Business Analysis
12 14 (4.84%) B2B
12 14 (4.84%) Change Management
12 14 (4.84%) Logistics
12 14 (4.84%) Migration
13 13 (4.50%) Case Management
13 13 (4.50%) Integration Testing
14 12 (4.15%) Waterfall
15 11 (3.81%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 53 (18.34%) SQL
2 29 (10.03%) Java
3 28 (9.69%) JavaScript
4 17 (5.88%) PHP
5 15 (5.19%) MATLAB
6 14 (4.84%) C#
7 9 (3.11%) Python
8 7 (2.42%) Ruby
9 5 (1.73%) R
9 5 (1.73%) VBA
10 4 (1.38%) C
10 4 (1.38%) COBOL
10 4 (1.38%) PL/SQL
11 3 (1.04%) VB
12 2 (0.69%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.35%) C++
13 1 (0.35%) Perl
13 1 (0.35%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.35%) Scala
13 1 (0.35%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (1.73%) Degree
2 4 (1.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.04%) CCNA
3 3 (1.04%) CCNP
3 3 (1.04%) CISSP
3 3 (1.04%) ISEB
4 2 (0.69%) ACCA
4 2 (0.69%) CCDA
4 2 (0.69%) CISA
4 2 (0.69%) CISM
5 1 (0.35%) CCENT
5 1 (0.35%) CIMA
5 1 (0.35%) GSEC
5 1 (0.35%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.35%) MCSE
5 1 (0.35%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.35%) PMP
5 1 (0.35%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (4.84%) QA
2 5 (1.73%) SLA
3 3 (1.04%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (1.73%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.69%) vSphere
3 1 (0.35%) Firmware
3 1 (0.35%) PowerHA
3 1 (0.35%) RACF
3 1 (0.35%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (0.69%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (0.69%) SCCM
1 2 (0.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.35%) Data Guard
2 1 (0.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.35%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (0.35%) Puppet
2 1 (0.35%) SCOM
2 1 (0.35%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (0.35%) WMI
2 1 (0.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 43 (14.88%) Oracle
2 33 (11.42%) Microsoft
3 24 (8.30%) SAP
4 17 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
5 13 (4.50%) Infor
5 13 (4.50%) Teradata
6 12 (4.15%) Cisco
7 11 (3.81%) hybris
7 11 (3.81%) IBM
8 10 (3.46%) Sitecore
9 9 (3.11%) JDA
10 6 (2.08%) VMware
11 5 (1.73%) Citrix
11 5 (1.73%) LogRhythm
11 5 (1.73%) Proofpoint
11 5 (1.73%) Red Hat
12 4 (1.38%) ATG
12 4 (1.38%) F5
12 4 (1.38%) Percussion
13 3 (1.04%) CheckPoint
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