The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Liverpool region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Liverpool region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 17 15 16
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 5.06% 6.21% 6.25%
As % of the General category 16.67% 23.26% 20.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 7
Average daily rate
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£369 £385 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.22% +40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £331 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £451 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.45 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-35.80% +12.50%
General Category
Liverpool
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
54 43 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 30.34% 26.71% 31.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 27 31
Average daily rate £363 £370 £318
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +16.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £146 £243 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £491 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.16% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 8
Average hourly rate £32.75 £10.00 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+227.50% -54.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £11.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail
Merseyside

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Liverpool

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Liverpool region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 24 July 2014.

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 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) BPEL
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) AquaLogic
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (8.33%) Big Data
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) XQuery
4 1 (8.33%) BEA
4 1 (8.33%) Middleware
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Liverpool 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 (8.33%) AquaLogic
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 1 (8.33%) WebLogic
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (8.33%) Ant
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (8.33%) Banking
2 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Web Services
1 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (8.33%) BPEL
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) Risk Management
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Use Case
4 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Technical Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) XQuery
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) BEA
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
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