The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Merseyside region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
North West / Merseyside
Rank 29 32 30
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.56% 2.37% 1.58%
As % of the General category 18.75% 6.45% 6.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 3
Median daily rate £575 £340 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+69.11% -47.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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

General Category
Merseyside
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
48 124 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 18.97% 36.69% 24.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 71 38
Median daily rate £450 £400 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +45.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £222 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £499 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Median hourly rate - £16.50 £12.42
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +32.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Merseyside

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Liverpool +5 8 £575 +51.31% 4
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
1 4 (22.22%) SOA
1 4 (22.22%) Microservices
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 3 (16.67%) Web Services
3 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 2 (11.11%) Java
3 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) CISSP
3 2 (11.11%) Banking
3 2 (11.11%) BPEL
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
3 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Merseyside 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 3 (16.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 3 (16.67%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Spark
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
3 1 (5.56%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (5.56%) JBoss
3 1 (5.56%) Tomcat
3 1 (5.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
1 2 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (5.56%) DMZ
2 1 (5.56%) Firewall
2 1 (5.56%) HTTP
2 1 (5.56%) LAN
2 1 (5.56%) RFID
2 1 (5.56%) WAN
2 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
3 1 (5.56%) Big Data
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) SoapUI
2 1 (5.56%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (5.56%) Zephyr
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
1 2 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Legal
2 1 (5.56%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Architect
2 3 (16.67%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Cabling Engineer
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
4 1 (5.56%) Audit Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) IT Audit Manager
4 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Security Consultant
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior User Experience Researcher
4 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
2 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
2 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (5.56%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
2 1 (5.56%) HTML
2 1 (5.56%) HTML5
2 1 (5.56%) jQuery
2 1 (5.56%) LESS
2 1 (5.56%) Middleware
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.56%) REST
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) Sass
2 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (5.56%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.56%) Psychology
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Microservices
1 4 (22.22%) SOA
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) Analytics
2 3 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 2 (11.11%) BPEL
3 2 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Data Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
3 2 (11.11%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Security Architecture
3 2 (11.11%) Security Management
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
4 1 (5.56%) ERP
4 1 (5.56%) ETL
4 1 (5.56%) Guerrilla Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Network Design
4 1 (5.56%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) CISSP
2 1 (5.56%) CISA
2 1 (5.56%) CISM
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
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