The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Harrow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 8 - 5
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 4.55% - 9.09%
As % of the General category 12.50% - 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
Retail
London

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

General Category
Harrow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
8 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Harrow 36.36% 23.08% 18.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Average daily rate £463 £400 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.62% +17.64%
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 £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Harrow

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Harrow

Retail
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Harrow

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow 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%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Harrow by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Harrow 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) Network Security
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Network Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) High Availability
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (100.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CCNP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) F5