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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 35 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 1.27% 3.15% 1.59%
As % of the General category 5.26% 13.48% 6.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 1
Median daily rate £488 £363 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.48% -34.09%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
Retail
North West

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
76 89 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 24.05% 23.36% 24.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 41 29
Median daily rate £375 £350 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £239 £108
10% offered a daily rate of more than £635 £490 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £12.42 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -5.76%

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 2 May 2016.

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 2 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -7 4 £488 +34.48% 3
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 Merseyside region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) Windows
3 2 (16.67%) ITIL
3 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 2 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
3 2 (16.67%) JIRA
3 2 (16.67%) EPoS
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (8.33%) LAN
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) B2C
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (8.33%) AIX
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Java
4 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
4 1 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) Data Management

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) LAN
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Analyst
1 3 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
2 2 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) EPoS Field Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Field Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Architect
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (8.33%) AIX
3 1 (8.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) B2C
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) CRM
3 1 (8.33%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Data Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) Java
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Wincor Nixdorf
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle