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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 September 2014 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
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 67 24 18
Rank change year-on-year
-43 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 11 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.87% 3.20% 6.96%
As % of the General category 5.61% 11.46% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 13
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£296 £538 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.88% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £408 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £416 £668 £595
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-23.79% +1.25%
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
107 96 134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 15.55% 27.91% 29.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 56
Average daily rate £350 £395 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.39% +7.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £600 £583
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 10
Average hourly rate £16.88 £10.75 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.97% -4.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £7.53 £6.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £27.10 £15.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+8.43% -27.19%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the North East region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 18 September 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tyne and Wear -44 2 £338 -51.78% 2
Durham - 2 £255 - 2
Northumberland - - - -
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
3 2 (18.18%) B2C
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Adobe
3 2 (18.18%) Oracle
3 2 (18.18%) MS Office
3 2 (18.18%) SAP
3 2 (18.18%) JBoss
3 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) SOA
3 2 (18.18%) SAML
3 2 (18.18%) Intranet
3 2 (18.18%) Finance
3 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Content Management
3 2 (18.18%) Marketing
3 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
3 2 (18.18%) SaaS
3 2 (18.18%) Social Media
3 2 (18.18%) Facebook
3 2 (18.18%) Twitter
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
4 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
4 1 (9.09%) TSYS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the North East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North East 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.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Office
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) MongoDB
2 1 (9.09%) SAP HANA
2 1 (9.09%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (9.09%) SAP BI
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
1 2 (18.18%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Technical Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Database Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Excel Developer
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Digital Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Process Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Process Improvement Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Functional Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Business Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Management Information System
1 2 (18.18%) Social Media
2 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Content Management
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) SOA
2 2 (18.18%) B2C
2 2 (18.18%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Business Transformation
3 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) SAP
1 2 (18.18%) JBoss
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
1 2 (18.18%) Adobe
1 2 (18.18%) Oracle
1 2 (18.18%) Facebook
1 2 (18.18%) Twitter
2 1 (9.09%) Business Objects
2 1 (9.09%) JDA
2 1 (9.09%) RedPrairie
2 1 (9.09%) TSYS
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