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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 32 17 19
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 1.90% 5.85% 5.85%
As % of the General category 9.09% 16.67% 20.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 6
Average daily rate
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£426 £369 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.59% -4.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £285 £331
10% offered a daily rate of more than £437 £465 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.70 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -50.20%
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
66 66 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Liverpool 20.95% 35.11% 28.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 39 32
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 2
Average hourly rate £12.25 £32.75 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.59% +227.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.04%

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
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 5 August 2015, 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 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) SQL
3 3 (20.00%) MS Office
3 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 3 (20.00%) QA
3 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) Oracle
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Teradata
4 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) SAS
4 2 (13.33%) Big Data
5 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
5 1 (6.67%) UIKit
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
5 1 (6.67%) Campaign Management
5 1 (6.67%) Android Development
5 1 (6.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Appium
5 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
5 1 (6.67%) CocoaPods
5 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
5 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Liverpool by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 2 (13.33%) SAS
2 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Big Data
2 1 (6.67%) Essbase
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Xcode
1 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
1 1 (6.67%) Appium
1 1 (6.67%) CocoaPods
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
3 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Banking
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (20.00%) Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) Architect
3 2 (13.33%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) PMO Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Android Developer
4 1 (6.67%) iOS Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Teradata Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Administrator
4 1 (6.67%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) XML
1 1 (6.67%) Cocoa
1 1 (6.67%) Core Animation
1 1 (6.67%) REST
1 1 (6.67%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (6.67%) UIKit
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows XP
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Android
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
3 3 (20.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Project Management
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Supplier Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Development
5 1 (6.67%) Resource Management
5 1 (6.67%) Online Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Open Source
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) OOP
5 1 (6.67%) OO
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Campaign Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (6.67%) VB
3 1 (6.67%) Objective-C
3 1 (6.67%) Ruby
3 1 (6.67%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 2 (13.33%) Teradata
3 1 (6.67%) Apple
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