The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
South East / Kent
Rank 39 31 30
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 1.54% 2.23% 3.70%
As % of the General category 3.57% 5.95% 12.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 8
Median daily rate £344 £475 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.63% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £475 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £475 £480
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%

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

General Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
112 84 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 43.08% 37.50% 28.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 67 52
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £180 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £471
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 5
Median hourly rate - £185.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +362.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Kent region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Kent

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Kent

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Kent region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dartford - 1 £113 - 1
Sittingbourne - 1 £575 - 2
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Kent region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
3 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
4 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (14.29%) QA
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) Unix
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) ATM
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) SLA
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
4 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (14.29%) C

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) PowerCenter
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Financial Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Financial Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Senior Test Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Service Analyst
1 2 (28.57%) Test Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Administrator
2 1 (14.29%) ATM Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Engagement Manager
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Supplier Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Functional Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Non-Functional Testing
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Performance Management
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) C
2 1 (14.29%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
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