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 22 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
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
England / North East
Rank 81 57 52
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 15 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.96% 1.67% 1.03%
As % of the General category 5.14% 6.47% 4.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 7
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £550 £870
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £403 £413
% change year-on-year
+5.59% -2.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%

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
175 232 146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 18.68% 25.86% 21.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 155 104
Median daily rate £400 £420 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +12.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £292 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 4
Median hourly rate £33.72 £45.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.89% +30.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-18.79% +27.88%

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 22 January 2017.

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 22 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
Tyne and Wear -24 5 £490 +8.88% 10
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 22 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 North East region with a requirement for Retail.

1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 10 (40.00%) Finance
4 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
5 8 (32.00%) BDD
6 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (28.00%) Java
7 6 (24.00%) C#
7 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
8 5 (20.00%) .NET
9 4 (16.00%) Banking
9 4 (16.00%) Logistics
9 4 (16.00%) User Stories
10 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
10 3 (12.00%) SAP
10 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
11 2 (8.00%) HTML
11 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
11 2 (8.00%) SQL
11 2 (8.00%) Web Development
11 2 (8.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
11 2 (8.00%) Business Process Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) Drupal
11 2 (8.00%) FMCG
11 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
11 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
11 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
11 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
12 1 (4.00%) Facebook

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (8.00%) Drupal
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.00%) SAP LE
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PP
1 1 (4.00%) SAP PP-PI
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
1 1 (4.00%) SAP SCM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Mining
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (40.00%) Finance
2 9 (36.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 3 (12.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Automotive
5 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (44.00%) Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Java Developer
2 7 (28.00%) Java Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Java Scala Developer
3 6 (24.00%) Scala Developer
4 4 (16.00%) Consultant
5 3 (12.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Agile C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Retail Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) SAP Logistics Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Scrum Master
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (8.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) FMCG
4 1 (4.00%) CMDB
4 1 (4.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
4 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
4 1 (4.00%) Social Media
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Windows
1 1 (4.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (44.00%) Scrum
3 8 (32.00%) BDD
3 8 (32.00%) TDD
4 4 (16.00%) Logistics
4 4 (16.00%) User Stories
5 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 2 (8.00%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (8.00%) Business Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Process Improvement
6 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (8.00%) Web Development
7 1 (4.00%) Dashboard Development
7 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
7 1 (4.00%) Investment Management
7 1 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (4.00%) Manual Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
7 1 (4.00%) Re-Platforming
7 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (28.00%) Java
2 6 (24.00%) C#
3 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (8.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 3 (12.00%) SAP
2 1 (4.00%) Facebook
2 1 (4.00%) HP
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (4.00%) Sitecore
2 1 (4.00%) Tableau
Darlington, County Durham
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Market Rates - 3 Months initially
Posted: 2 days ago