The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Hove region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 6 5 6
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 13.04% 10.00% 11.11%
As % of the General category 27.27% 100.00% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 2
Average daily rate £356 £320 £535
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -40.18%
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 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
Retail
East Sussex

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

General Category
Hove
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
11 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hove 47.83% 10.00% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 3
Average daily rate £356 £320 £535
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.25% -40.18%
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 £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Hove

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Hove

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Hove

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Hove

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Hove region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Hove

Retail
Top 12 Related IT Skills in Hove

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (40.00%) IVR
5 1 (20.00%) Document Management
5 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (20.00%) MS Office
5 1 (20.00%) Project Management
5 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
5 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hove by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hove 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 (20.00%) MS Office
General
1 5 (100.00%) Banking
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Business Test Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) IVR
2 1 (20.00%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Document Management
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) HP Quality Center