The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 113 52 53
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 13 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.22% 1.68% 0.68%
As % of the General category 1.43% 7.98% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 1
Median daily rate £373 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% -5.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £25.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £19.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-32.46% -38.88%
Retail
England

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

General Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
210 163 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.57% 21.01% 22.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 95 83
Median daily rate £340 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £250 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £525 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 2
Median hourly rate £28.00 £13.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+115.38% -62.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.95 £11.00 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £32.00 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in the North East

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the North East region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North East region over the 3 months to 24 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
Tyne and Wear -55 2 £373 -25.50% 4
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 24 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 North East region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (50.00%) Retail Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 2 (16.67%) HTML
5 2 (16.67%) Java
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) CSS
6 1 (8.33%) UML
6 1 (8.33%) CRM
6 1 (8.33%) Siebel
6 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
6 1 (8.33%) SAP
6 1 (8.33%) PHP
6 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Adobe
6 1 (8.33%) HP
6 1 (8.33%) EPoS
6 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (8.33%) TDD
6 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
6 1 (8.33%) Scrum
6 1 (8.33%) Change Management
6 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
6 1 (8.33%) Migration
6 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
6 1 (8.33%) Web Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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:

Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) BigMachines
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (8.33%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Big Data
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle APEX
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
1 6 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Credit Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Junior
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Designer
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Financial Services Business Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Junior Designer
4 1 (8.33%) Process Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Service Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Tester
4 1 (8.33%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) CSS
1 2 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) Hibernate
2 1 (8.33%) Mason
2 1 (8.33%) Spring
2 1 (8.33%) Unity (Game Engine)
2 1 (8.33%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Augmented Reality
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
1 1 (8.33%) Smart Meter
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) Change Management
4 1 (8.33%) CRM
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
4 1 (8.33%) Kanban
4 1 (8.33%) Manual Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Migration
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
4 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
4 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Six Sigma
4 1 (8.33%) TDD
4 1 (8.33%) Time Management
4 1 (8.33%) UML
4 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) Apex Code
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Adobe
2 1 (8.33%) Capita
2 1 (8.33%) HP
2 1 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) Siebel