The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail 15 21 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 3.99% 5.17% 2.45%
As % of the General category 8.47% 23.60% 8.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 19 4
Average daily rate
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£475 £375 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £244 £349
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £396 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £396
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.96 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.31% -57.50%
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the East Sussex region.

General Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
177 89 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 47.07% 21.92% 28.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 141 59 53
Average daily rate £400 £380 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £218 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £448 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.11 £32.50 £17.36
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-56.57% +87.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £15.05 £14.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.42 £32.50 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.83 £22.50 £22.47
% change year-on-year
+14.80% +0.15%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the East Sussex region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the East Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in East Sussex

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

Retail
Contract Job Locations in East Sussex

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 Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 August 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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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
Brighton 0 10 £475 +31.03% 1
Hove -4 4 £335 -11.84%
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in East Sussex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) Banking
3 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (25.93%) Retail Banking
4 7 (25.93%) Data Management
5 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
6 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
7 4 (14.81%) SAS
7 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
8 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
8 3 (11.11%) SQL
8 3 (11.11%) VBA
8 3 (11.11%) MS Project
8 3 (11.11%) Change Control
8 3 (11.11%) Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) User Experience
9 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
9 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
9 2 (7.41%) Visual Analytics
9 2 (7.41%) hybris
9 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
9 2 (7.41%) IBM
9 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
9 2 (7.41%) CA
9 2 (7.41%) zOS
9 2 (7.41%) EPoS
9 2 (7.41%) ERwin

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in East Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the East Sussex 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 4 (14.81%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.70%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Visio
3 3 (11.11%) MS Project
4 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (7.41%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (3.70%) MS Office
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.41%) DB2
1 2 (7.41%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) Toad
1 2 (7.41%) ERwin
General
1 17 (62.96%) Finance
2 16 (59.26%) Banking
3 7 (25.93%) Retail Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Private Banking
4 2 (7.41%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.70%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 21 (77.78%) Analyst
2 12 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 8 (29.63%) Data Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
4 3 (11.11%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) PMO Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Data Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Business Process Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Architect
5 2 (7.41%) Developer
5 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Process Analyst
5 2 (7.41%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Business Test Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Tester
6 1 (3.70%) Java Developer
6 1 (3.70%) Change Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (3.70%) Insurance Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Web Services
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) RESTful
2 1 (3.70%) REST
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.41%) EPoS
1 2 (7.41%) IVR
1 2 (7.41%) User Experience
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.70%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (25.93%) Data Management
3 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (18.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (14.81%) Business Analysis
6 3 (11.11%) Analytics
6 3 (11.11%) Change Control
7 2 (7.41%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.41%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (7.41%) Visual Analytics
7 2 (7.41%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (7.41%) Scrum
7 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce
7 2 (7.41%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.70%) ETL
8 1 (3.70%) B2C
8 1 (3.70%) BPR
8 1 (3.70%) Project Management
8 1 (3.70%) GAP Analysis
8 1 (3.70%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
1 3 (11.11%) VBA
2 1 (3.70%) C#
2 1 (3.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 2 (7.41%) Oracle
1 2 (7.41%) IBM
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
1 2 (7.41%) CA
1 2 (7.41%) Teradata
1 2 (7.41%) hybris
2 1 (3.70%) Informatica