The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Knutsford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 10 10 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 13 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 3.03% 12.15% 7.14%
As % of the General category 5.00% 15.85% 12.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 3
Median daily rate £525 £403 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -8.52%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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

General Category
Knutsford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 82 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 60.61% 76.64% 58.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 67 22
Median daily rate £338 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £300 £369
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Median hourly rate £60.00 - £11.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

Retail
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 22 February 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (100.00%) DB2
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
1 1 (100.00%) CA Endevor
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) DB2
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) JCL
1 1 (100.00%) REXX
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) RACF
1 1 (100.00%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) IBM