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 24 September 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 24 36 10
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -26
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 9 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 3.55% 2.33% 8.85%
As % of the General category 13.25% 7.96% 29.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 6
Median daily rate £400 £425 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +19.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £365 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £485 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +43.75%
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
83 113 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Merseyside 26.77% 29.20% 29.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 50 40
Median daily rate £350 £400 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £255 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £545 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Median hourly rate £15.89 £12.00 £26.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.39% -54.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

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 24 September 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 24 September 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 +13 9 £400 +14.28% 2
Wirral - 1 - - 2
Retail
North West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Merseyside

For the 6 months to 24 September 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 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
3 4 (22.22%) SAS
4 3 (16.67%) SOA
4 3 (16.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (16.67%) Web Services
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
4 3 (16.67%) Finance
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (11.11%) Microservices
5 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
5 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
5 2 (11.11%) Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) BPEL
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Java
5 2 (11.11%) IBM
5 2 (11.11%) Remedy
6 1 (5.56%) Project Management
6 1 (5.56%) CISSP
6 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
6 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence

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 4 (22.22%) SAS
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.11%) WebLogic
3 1 (5.56%) CMS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Database 12c
2 2 (11.11%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (5.56%) Data Lake
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (5.56%) DB2
3 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
3 1 (5.56%) Relational Database
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 3 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (44.44%) Analyst
2 3 (16.67%) Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Developer
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Test Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Head of Development
4 1 (5.56%) Applications Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Data Analytics Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (5.56%) Junior
4 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SAS Data Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) .NET
1 3 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (11.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 1 (5.56%) Angular 2
3 1 (5.56%) AngularJS
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
3 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (5.56%) CSS
3 1 (5.56%) Entity Framework
3 1 (5.56%) HTML
3 1 (5.56%) HTML5
3 1 (5.56%) jQuery
3 1 (5.56%) LESS
3 1 (5.56%) REST
3 1 (5.56%) RESTful
3 1 (5.56%) Sass
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.56%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (16.67%) SOA
3 2 (11.11%) Analytics
3 2 (11.11%) BPEL
3 2 (11.11%) Business Activity Monitoring
3 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
3 2 (11.11%) Microservices
4 1 (5.56%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (5.56%) Customer Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Data Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
4 1 (5.56%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.56%) SDLC
4 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Security Operations
4 1 (5.56%) Security Testing
4 1 (5.56%) Server Hardening
4 1 (5.56%) Software Audit
4 1 (5.56%) System Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) Java
3 1 (5.56%) C#
3 1 (5.56%) COBOL
3 1 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 1 (5.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) CISSP
1 1 (5.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle
2 2 (11.11%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 1 (5.56%) Teradata
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