The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 15 12 12
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 29 38 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 7.57% 11.21% 6.85%
As % of the General category 16.48% 22.49% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 15
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£425 £450 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £306 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £600 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.62 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.26% +40.00%
Retail
East Midlands

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

General Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
176 169 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 45.95% 49.85% 52.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 116 89
Average daily rate £425 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £600 £900
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Average hourly rate £9.62 £23.75 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-59.51% +58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Northamptonshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Northampton -6 18 £425 -5.55% 7
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Banking
2 20 (34.48%) Retail Banking
3 15 (25.86%) hybris
4 14 (24.14%) Linux
4 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
5 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
6 12 (20.69%) SQL
6 12 (20.69%) Scrum
7 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 11 (18.97%) Java
7 11 (18.97%) UNIX
7 11 (18.97%) Apache
7 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
7 11 (18.97%) Apache Solr
8 9 (15.52%) B2C
8 9 (15.52%) Oracle
8 9 (15.52%) Marketing
8 9 (15.52%) Migration
8 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
10 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
10 7 (12.07%) B2B
10 7 (12.07%) Endeca
10 7 (12.07%) AWK
11 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
11 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
12 5 (8.62%) Change Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Northamptonshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 11 (18.97%) Apache
1 11 (18.97%) Apache Solr
2 4 (6.90%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.72%) MS Project
2 1 (1.72%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Magento
2 1 (1.72%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.72%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.72%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.72%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.72%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (10.34%) TCP/IP
2 5 (8.62%) SMTP
3 4 (6.90%) FTP
3 4 (6.90%) HTTP
3 4 (6.90%) DNS
3 4 (6.90%) HTTPS
4 1 (1.72%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) MySQL
1 4 (6.90%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.45%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (3.45%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.72%) Big Data
3 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 5 (8.62%) Jenkins
1 5 (8.62%) Subversion
2 3 (5.17%) Cucumber
2 3 (5.17%) WebDriver
2 3 (5.17%) Selenium
3 2 (3.45%) JIRA
3 2 (3.45%) Artifactory
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.72%) TestDirector
4 1 (1.72%) ClearCase
4 1 (1.72%) Ant
4 1 (1.72%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 25 (43.10%) Finance
2 20 (34.48%) Banking
2 20 (34.48%) Retail Banking
3 9 (15.52%) Marketing
4 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (27.59%) Analyst
2 12 (20.69%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.79%) Project Manager
4 6 (10.34%) Architect
5 5 (8.62%) Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Automation Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Test Engineer
6 3 (5.17%) Infrastructure Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Oracle Architect
6 3 (5.17%) Linux Engineer
7 2 (3.45%) Linux Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Financial Services Business Analyst
7 2 (3.45%) UAT Test Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Data Architect
7 2 (3.45%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.45%) Support Manager
7 2 (3.45%) Data Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.17%) .NET
2 2 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.90%) Replication
1 4 (6.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.45%) User Experience
2 2 (3.45%) Open Source
3 1 (1.72%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (1.72%) EPoS
3 1 (1.72%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 14 (24.14%) Linux
2 11 (18.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 11 (18.97%) UNIX
3 5 (8.62%) Windows
4 2 (3.45%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.72%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (22.41%) E-Commerce
2 13 (22.41%) Configuration Management
3 12 (20.69%) Scrum
4 9 (15.52%) B2C
4 9 (15.52%) Migration
4 9 (15.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (13.79%) Business Analysis
6 7 (12.07%) B2B
7 5 (8.62%) Change Management
8 4 (6.90%) Load Testing
8 4 (6.90%) PRINCE2
8 4 (6.90%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (6.90%) Mentoring
9 3 (5.17%) DevOps
9 3 (5.17%) Automation Testing
9 3 (5.17%) Project Management
9 3 (5.17%) Regression Testing
9 3 (5.17%) ETL
9 3 (5.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 12 (20.69%) SQL
2 11 (18.97%) Java
3 7 (12.07%) PL/SQL
3 7 (12.07%) AWK
4 2 (3.45%) VBA
5 1 (1.72%) Perl
Qualifications
1 2 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (1.72%) ISEB
2 1 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (1.72%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.17%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (6.90%) Hyper-V
2 3 (5.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (10.34%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (6.90%) Nagios
2 4 (6.90%) Puppet
3 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (25.86%) hybris
2 11 (18.97%) Red Hat
3 9 (15.52%) Oracle
4 7 (12.07%) Endeca
5 4 (6.90%) VMware
5 4 (6.90%) Citrix
6 3 (5.17%) RedPrairie
7 2 (3.45%) ATG
7 2 (3.45%) Cadence
7 2 (3.45%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.45%) Demandware
8 1 (1.72%) Remedy
8 1 (1.72%) SAP
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