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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 17 9 13
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail 32 40 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 6.94% 13.38% 7.85%
As % of the General category 13.73% 24.69% 13.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 31 14
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£425 £500 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +53.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £350 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £550 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+64.75% -
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
233 162 111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 50.54% 54.18% 58.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 162 104 78
Average daily rate £440 £500 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% +18.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £350 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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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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 -13 22 £425 -15.00% 8
Kettering - 1 - - 3
Corby - - - -
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 36 (57.14%) Finance
2 32 (50.79%) Banking
2 32 (50.79%) Retail Banking
3 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (19.05%) Business Analysis
5 11 (17.46%) Change Management
6 9 (14.29%) SQL
7 8 (12.70%) UNIX
7 8 (12.70%) Windows
7 8 (12.70%) Linux
7 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
7 8 (12.70%) IBM
8 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 7 (11.11%) Java
8 7 (11.11%) Marketing
8 7 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (11.11%) hybris
9 6 (9.52%) Business Transformation
9 6 (9.52%) Credit Risk
9 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
9 6 (9.52%) Scrum
9 6 (9.52%) B2C
10 5 (7.94%) B2B
10 5 (7.94%) Apache
10 5 (7.94%) ATM
10 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
10 5 (7.94%) Oracle
10 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
10 5 (7.94%) Red Hat

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (7.94%) Apache
1 5 (7.94%) Apache Solr
2 2 (3.17%) MS Exchange
2 2 (3.17%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.59%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.59%) MS Project
3 1 (1.59%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.59%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.59%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.59%) SAP FI
2 1 (1.59%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.35%) IBM Blueworks
2 3 (4.76%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.94%) ATM
2 4 (6.35%) LAN
2 4 (6.35%) WAN
2 4 (6.35%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (1.59%) SMTP
Development Applications
1 4 (6.35%) Subversion
2 2 (3.17%) SoapUI
2 2 (3.17%) Artifactory
2 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.17%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.59%) RSpec
3 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.59%) Ant
3 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.59%) ClearCase
3 1 (1.59%) TestDirector
3 1 (1.59%) JIRA
General
1 36 (57.14%) Finance
2 32 (50.79%) Banking
2 32 (50.79%) Retail Banking
3 7 (11.11%) Marketing
4 4 (6.35%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (44.44%) Analyst
2 21 (33.33%) Business Analyst
3 5 (7.94%) Developer
3 5 (7.94%) Financial Business Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (6.35%) Architect
4 4 (6.35%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.35%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.76%) Test Analyst
5 3 (4.76%) Process Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Technical Test Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Process Improvement Manager
6 2 (3.17%) Build Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Financial Services Business Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Business Design Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Hybris Developer
6 2 (3.17%) Support Analyst
6 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (3.17%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 2 (3.17%) Web Services
3 1 (1.59%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Credit Risk
2 4 (6.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) AS400
3 2 (3.17%) iSeries
3 2 (3.17%) Open Source
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
4 1 (1.59%) User Experience
4 1 (1.59%) FMCG
4 1 (1.59%) EPoS
4 1 (1.59%) EMV
4 1 (1.59%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 8 (12.70%) UNIX
1 8 (12.70%) Windows
1 8 (12.70%) Linux
2 5 (7.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (4.76%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (31.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (19.05%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 11 (17.46%) Change Management
4 8 (12.70%) E-Commerce
5 7 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 7 (11.11%) Business Process Improvement
6 6 (9.52%) Business Transformation
6 6 (9.52%) Service Delivery
6 6 (9.52%) B2C
6 6 (9.52%) Scrum
7 5 (7.94%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Predictive Modelling
7 5 (7.94%) B2B
7 5 (7.94%) GAP Analysis
7 5 (7.94%) Process Improvement
8 4 (6.35%) Risk Management
8 4 (6.35%) SOA
8 4 (6.35%) Six Sigma
8 4 (6.35%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 7 (11.11%) Java
3 5 (7.94%) PL/SQL
3 5 (7.94%) AWK
Qualifications
1 1 (1.59%) ISEB
1 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
1 1 (1.59%) Degree
1 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.59%) SLA
1 1 (1.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.17%) Firmware
2 2 (3.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) SCCM
1 2 (3.17%) SCOM
1 2 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 8 (12.70%) IBM
2 7 (11.11%) hybris
3 5 (7.94%) Red Hat
3 5 (7.94%) Endeca
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle
4 3 (4.76%) SAP
5 2 (3.17%) Cisco
5 2 (3.17%) Microsoft
5 2 (3.17%) Citrix
6 1 (1.59%) RedPrairie
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