The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 9 December 2016 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 23 28 16
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 2.04% 2.52% 4.32%
As % of the General category 6.90% 5.88% 15.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Median daily rate £283 £475 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.52% -26.92%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £403
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +0.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £14.00 £14.61
% change year-on-year
-8.92% -4.17%
Retail
Merseyside

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

General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
58 119 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 29.59% 42.81% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 58 37
Median daily rate £400 £425 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £194 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £29.67 £14.75 £8.58
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+101.16% +72.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.92 £27.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.01% +14.58%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Liverpool

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Liverpool region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Liverpool

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Liverpool

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Liverpool

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, 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 Liverpool region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 5 (31.25%) SAS
3 4 (25.00%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
4 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
5 2 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (12.50%) Java
5 2 (12.50%) .NET
5 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
5 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
5 2 (12.50%) Web Services
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (12.50%) Microservices
5 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (12.50%) BPEL
5 2 (12.50%) Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
6 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
6 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
6 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 1 (6.25%) JIRA
6 1 (6.25%) Banking

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool 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 5 (31.25%) SAS
2 3 (18.75%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (12.50%) WebLogic
4 1 (6.25%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (6.25%) JBoss
4 1 (6.25%) Tomcat
4 1 (6.25%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
1 1 (6.25%) RFID
1 1 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) Oracle Database
2 2 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (12.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (6.25%) Data Lake
3 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (6.25%) Hadoop
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
2 1 (6.25%) SoapUI
2 1 (6.25%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 2 (12.50%) Head of Development
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Audit Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Banking Project Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Data Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) DBA
3 1 (6.25%) Developer
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) IT Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Junior
3 1 (6.25%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (12.50%) .NET
1 2 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
1 2 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (6.25%) Middleware
2 1 (6.25%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) BPEL
3 2 (12.50%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (12.50%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (12.50%) Microservices
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.25%) Information Assurance
4 1 (6.25%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) IT Audit
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Risk Management
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (31.25%) SQL
2 2 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) CISA
1 1 (6.25%) CISM
1 1 (6.25%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
2 1 (6.25%) IBM
2 1 (6.25%) Teradata