The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Gatwick region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank - 10 -
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick - 3.70% -
As % of the General category - 12.50% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £463 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
Retail
West Sussex

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

General Category
Gatwick
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
9 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gatwick 20.93% 29.63% 8.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Average daily rate £470 £508 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.38% +24.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £466 £336
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £582 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Gatwick

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Gatwick

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Gatwick

Retail
Top 3 Related IT Skills in Gatwick

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) hybris

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gatwick by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gatwick 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Leader
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Lead
1 1 (100.00%) UAT Test Lead
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 1 (100.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) hybris