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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 22 15 10
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 21 31 46
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 5.59% 8.88% 12.04%
As % of the General category 12.50% 19.38% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 29 34
Median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £370 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £540 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £9.56
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
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
168 160 211
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 44.68% 45.85% 55.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 123 146
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £290 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £554 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 2
Median hourly rate £54.50 £16.35 £16.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+233.43% -1.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Northamptonshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 30 June 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Northampton -15 7 £450 +2.85% 5
Corby - 5 £600 -
Kettering - 1 - -
Wellingborough - 1 - -
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
3 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
4 8 (19.05%) Logistics
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
4 8 (19.05%) B2B
5 7 (16.67%) PMP
5 7 (16.67%) PMI Certification
5 7 (16.67%) Java
5 7 (16.67%) Oracle
5 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (9.52%) SAP
7 4 (9.52%) SQL
7 4 (9.52%) Unix
7 4 (9.52%) ERP
7 4 (9.52%) B2C
7 4 (9.52%) Project Management
7 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
7 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
8 3 (7.14%) Banking
8 3 (7.14%) Subversion
8 3 (7.14%) Endeca
8 3 (7.14%) FMCG
8 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
8 3 (7.14%) Red Hat

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.38%) CMS
1 1 (2.38%) Confluence
1 1 (2.38%) MS Exchange
1 1 (2.38%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (2.38%) MS Project
1 1 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.38%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) Firewall
2 1 (2.38%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 3 (7.14%) Subversion
2 1 (2.38%) JIRA
2 1 (2.38%) LSMW
General
1 3 (7.14%) Back Office
1 3 (7.14%) Banking
1 3 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Corporate Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Finance
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 15 (35.71%) Project Manager
2 10 (23.81%) IT Manager
3 9 (21.43%) IT Project Manager
4 7 (16.67%) Supply Chain Manager
4 7 (16.67%) Supply Chain Project Manager
5 5 (11.90%) Analyst
6 4 (9.52%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Developer
6 4 (9.52%) Development Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior IT Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior IT Project Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Manager
6 4 (9.52%) Senior Project Manager
7 3 (7.14%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.14%) Designer
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.38%) BAPI
1 1 (2.38%) SAP ALE
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.14%) FMCG
2 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.38%) AS400
2 1 (2.38%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (2.38%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.38%) IBM Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) iPad
2 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
2 1 (2.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (2.38%) Mathematics
2 1 (2.38%) Neural Network
2 1 (2.38%) Photography
2 1 (2.38%) Statistics
2 1 (2.38%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Unix
2 3 (7.14%) Linux
2 3 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 10 (23.81%) Business Analysis
3 10 (23.81%) E-Commerce
4 8 (19.05%) B2B
4 8 (19.05%) Logistics
4 8 (19.05%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.52%) B2C
6 4 (9.52%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (9.52%) ERP
6 4 (9.52%) Project Management
6 4 (9.52%) Waterfall
7 3 (7.14%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.14%) Re-Platforming
8 2 (4.76%) Manual Testing
8 2 (4.76%) Server Building
8 2 (4.76%) Test Planning
8 2 (4.76%) Web Testing
9 1 (2.38%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (16.67%) Java
2 4 (9.52%) SQL
3 3 (7.14%) AWK
3 3 (7.14%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.38%) ABAP
4 1 (2.38%) SAPscript
Qualifications
1 7 (16.67%) PMI Certification
1 7 (16.67%) PMP
1 7 (16.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (4.76%) ISEB
2 2 (4.76%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.38%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.38%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 7 (16.67%) Oracle
2 4 (9.52%) SAP
3 3 (7.14%) Endeca
3 3 (7.14%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.76%) hybris
5 1 (2.38%) IBM
5 1 (2.38%) Intel
5 1 (2.38%) JDA
5 1 (2.38%) Pega
5 1 (2.38%) RedPrairie
5 1 (2.38%) Sophos