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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 October 2014 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
23 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 7 19 8
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -11
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 15.63% 2.24% 11.11%
As % of the General category 21.74% 3.85% 14.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 7
Average daily rate
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£463 £375 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.33% -9.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £453 £355 £335
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £395 £545
UK excluding London average daily rate £419 £385 £385
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £13.00 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +13.04%
Retail
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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
46 78 48
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Knutsford 71.88% 58.21% 76.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 41 41
Average daily rate £383 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.68% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £226 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £435 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
- -13.46%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Knutsford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Knutsford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 30 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Retail Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle
3 3 (23.08%) Java
3 3 (23.08%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Linux
3 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
4 2 (15.38%) Windows
4 2 (15.38%) AIX
4 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
4 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
5 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
5 1 (7.69%) Middleware
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
5 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 1 (7.69%) HACMP
5 1 (7.69%) Tandem
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.69%) Process Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford by Category

For the 6 months to 23 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Knutsford 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) CMS
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) CICS
1 1 (7.69%) JBoss
1 1 (7.69%) Apache
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe CQ
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Coherence
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) LDAP
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) DB2
General
1 8 (61.54%) Finance
1 8 (61.54%) Banking
2 4 (30.77%) Retail Banking
3 3 (23.08%) Manufacturing
3 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (23.08%) Administrator
2 2 (15.38%) Designer
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Project Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Analyst
2 2 (15.38%) Senior Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (7.69%) Security Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Designer
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) AIX Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) J2EE
1 1 (7.69%) JDBC
1 1 (7.69%) JSP
1 1 (7.69%) Struts
1 1 (7.69%) JMS
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) JNDI
1 1 (7.69%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) HACMP
2 1 (7.69%) Tandem
2 1 (7.69%) AS400
2 1 (7.69%) PMI
2 1 (7.69%) Online Banking
2 1 (7.69%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (7.69%) LPAR
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) UNIX
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
2 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) HPUX
3 1 (7.69%) Solaris
3 1 (7.69%) VMS
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (7.69%) Process Management
3 1 (7.69%) Security Management
3 1 (7.69%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Migration
3 1 (7.69%) Information Security
3 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) ETL
3 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
3 1 (7.69%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (7.69%) Master Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Management
3 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
2 2 (15.38%) Shell Script
3 1 (7.69%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) PMP
1 1 (7.69%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) PowerHA
1 1 (7.69%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli
1 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (7.69%) Foglight
1 1 (7.69%) OMEGAMON
1 1 (7.69%) CA Wily
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
1 3 (23.08%) Oracle
1 3 (23.08%) Cyber-Ark
2 2 (15.38%) IBM
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
3 1 (7.69%) FatWire
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata
3 1 (7.69%) Adobe
3 1 (7.69%) Sun
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Tumbleweed
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