The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 May 2015 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
26 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 17 16 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail 25 30 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 8.53% 8.98% 14.69%
As % of the General category 25.00% 32.97% 50.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 16 27
Average daily rate
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£330 £350 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £255 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £425 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.00 £40.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-46.01% +81.11%
Retail
East Midlands

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

General Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
100 91 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 34.13% 27.25% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 47 35
Average daily rate £305 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.15% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £238 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £375 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 10
Average hourly rate £10.44 £12.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.48% -36.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 26 May 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +9 12 £328 +9.16% 4
Market Harborough - 1 - - 1
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 18 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.83%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Logistics
4 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.67%) C#
5 8 (16.67%) .NET
5 8 (16.67%) MVC
6 7 (14.58%) SQL
6 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
6 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
6 7 (14.58%) Supplier Management
6 7 (14.58%) hybris
7 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 5 (10.42%) CSS
8 5 (10.42%) JSP
8 5 (10.42%) J2EE
8 5 (10.42%) Java
8 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
8 5 (10.42%) Spring
9 4 (8.33%) Apache Solr
9 4 (8.33%) Kanban
9 4 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
9 4 (8.33%) JSTL
9 4 (8.33%) AOP
9 4 (8.33%) Endeca
9 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 4 (8.33%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.08%) JBoss
2 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.08%) DNN
Applications
1 1 (2.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI
1 2 (4.17%) SAP FI/CO
1 2 (4.17%) SAP CO
2 1 (2.08%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.08%) SAN
1 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (2.08%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.08%) DB2
5 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (10.42%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.17%) NUnit
3 1 (2.08%) CruiseControl
3 1 (2.08%) Selenium
3 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (6.25%) Finance
1 3 (6.25%) Marketing
2 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.08%) Publishing
2 1 (2.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.08%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (27.08%) Developer
2 12 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 8 (16.67%) Programme Manager
4 6 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 6 (12.50%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Portfolio Manager
5 5 (10.42%) C# Developer
5 5 (10.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (10.42%) Hybris Developer
6 3 (6.25%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.25%) DBA
6 3 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 3 (6.25%) ASP.NET Developer
7 2 (4.17%) SAP Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce Project Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Information Security Consultant
7 2 (4.17%) Server Administrator
7 2 (4.17%) E-Commerce Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
7 2 (4.17%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.67%) .NET
2 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
3 5 (10.42%) J2EE
3 5 (10.42%) CSS
3 5 (10.42%) JSP
3 5 (10.42%) Spring
4 4 (8.33%) JSTL
4 4 (8.33%) HTML
5 3 (6.25%) Web Services
6 2 (4.17%) XML
6 2 (4.17%) XHTML
6 2 (4.17%) WCF
6 2 (4.17%) jQuery
6 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (4.17%) HTML5
7 1 (2.08%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.08%) MDX
7 1 (2.08%) Struts
7 1 (2.08%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.08%) EJB
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.33%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
3 1 (2.08%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.08%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 2000
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.08%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (37.50%) E-Commerce
2 13 (27.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (20.83%) Project Management
3 10 (20.83%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (18.75%) Logistics
4 9 (18.75%) PRINCE2
5 8 (16.67%) MVC
6 7 (14.58%) Supplier Management
7 6 (12.50%) Risk Management
7 6 (12.50%) Scrum
7 6 (12.50%) Programme Management
8 4 (8.33%) Kanban
8 4 (8.33%) AOP
9 3 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (6.25%) Project Governance
10 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
10 2 (4.17%) Information Security
10 2 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
10 2 (4.17%) SEO
10 2 (4.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (16.67%) C#
2 7 (14.58%) SQL
3 5 (10.42%) Java
4 4 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.17%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 7 (14.58%) hybris
2 4 (8.33%) Endeca
2 4 (8.33%) SAP
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.17%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.08%) DataFlux
5 1 (2.08%) Informatica
5 1 (2.08%) Trillium
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle
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