The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 2014 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 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 50 45 38
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.84% 0.88% 2.69%
As % of the General category 2.26% 2.63% 7.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 9
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£450 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £401 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.13% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £34.75 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.96 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-57.50% +74.28%
Retail
East of England

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

General Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
177 152 184
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 37.11% 33.63% 38.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 61 98
Average daily rate £425 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £283 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £650 £504
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 23 28
Average hourly rate £30.33 £16.00 £32.05
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+89.53% -50.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £16.00 £16.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.00 £39.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Essex

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Essex region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014. 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
Brentwood - 3 - -
Chelmsford +4 1 £450 +5.88%
Purfleet - - - -
Basildon - - - -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
2 4 (36.36%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
4 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
4 2 (18.18%) SAP
4 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (18.18%) WebFOCUS
5 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
5 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
5 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Use Case
5 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) FMCG
5 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
5 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
5 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (9.09%) Banking
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (9.09%) Workflow
5 1 (9.09%) EPoS
5 1 (9.09%) ITIL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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.

Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server
1 2 (18.18%) SAP BW
1 2 (18.18%) WebFOCUS
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
2 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
1 5 (45.45%) Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) IT Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Project Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) IT Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Services Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Field Service Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Field Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Service Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Management Information System
2 1 (9.09%) FMCG
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2
1 4 (36.36%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (9.09%) Incident Management
3 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
3 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
3 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Usability Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Demand Management
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) RUP
3 1 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 1 (9.09%) Workflow
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) ACCA
1 1 (9.09%) CIMA
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Teradata
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle
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