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 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 32 14 9
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 38 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 2.94% 8.23% 12.46%
As % of the General category 7.33% 18.10% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 27 34
Average daily rate £400 £425 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £280 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £635 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £9.62 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £19.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-32.46% -14.44%
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
150 210 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 40.11% 45.45% 50.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 151 124
Average daily rate £400 £425 £463
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% -8.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £292 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £560 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 0
Average hourly rate £32.50 £11.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+195.45% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+16.00% -

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 28 April 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 8 £400 - 6
Corby - 2 £400 -
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 10 (29.41%) Logistics
1 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
2 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
3 8 (23.53%) PMP
3 8 (23.53%) PMI Certification
3 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (14.71%) ISEB
4 5 (14.71%) ERP
4 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
4 5 (14.71%) Web Testing
4 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
4 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
5 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
5 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (11.76%) Banking
5 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
6 3 (8.82%) Scrum
7 2 (5.88%) hybris
7 2 (5.88%) RedPrairie
7 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
7 2 (5.88%) User Experience
7 2 (5.88%) Server Building
7 2 (5.88%) Firewall
7 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (5.88%) Java
7 2 (5.88%) Project Management
7 2 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
7 2 (5.88%) JDA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, 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 1 (2.94%) Apache
1 1 (2.94%) Apache Solr
1 1 (2.94%) CMS
1 1 (2.94%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (2.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.94%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (2.94%) Magento
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.88%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (2.94%) JIRA
1 1 (2.94%) LSMW
1 1 (2.94%) Subversion
1 1 (2.94%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 4 (11.76%) Banking
1 4 (11.76%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.94%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (29.41%) IT Manager
1 10 (29.41%) IT Project Manager
1 10 (29.41%) Project Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Supply Chain Manager
2 8 (23.53%) Supply Chain Project Manager
3 7 (20.59%) Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Manual Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Software Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Software Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Solutions Architect
4 5 (14.71%) Test Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Web Analyst
4 5 (14.71%) Web Test Analyst
5 4 (11.76%) Senior IT Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Senior IT Project Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Manager
5 4 (11.76%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (8.82%) Designer
6 3 (8.82%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.94%) BAPI
1 1 (2.94%) SAP ALE
1 1 (2.94%) SAP Smart Forms
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.88%) Chip and PIN
1 2 (5.88%) User Experience
2 1 (2.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.94%) Android
1 1 (2.94%) Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (2.94%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (29.41%) Business Analysis
1 10 (29.41%) Logistics
2 9 (26.47%) PRINCE2
3 5 (14.71%) ERP
3 5 (14.71%) Manual Testing
3 5 (14.71%) Web Testing
4 4 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (11.76%) E-Commerce
4 4 (11.76%) Test Planning
5 3 (8.82%) Scrum
6 2 (5.88%) B2B
6 2 (5.88%) B2C
6 2 (5.88%) Information Architecture
6 2 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.88%) Project Management
6 2 (5.88%) Server Building
6 2 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.94%) Defect Management
7 1 (2.94%) ETL Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) Java
2 1 (2.94%) ABAP
2 1 (2.94%) AWK
2 1 (2.94%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.94%) SAPscript
2 1 (2.94%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (23.53%) PMI Certification
1 8 (23.53%) PMP
1 8 (23.53%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 5 (14.71%) ISEB
2 5 (14.71%) ISTQB
3 1 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.71%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 2 (5.88%) hybris
1 2 (5.88%) JDA
1 2 (5.88%) RedPrairie
2 1 (2.94%) Endeca
2 1 (2.94%) Microsoft
2 1 (2.94%) Oracle
2 1 (2.94%) Red Hat
2 1 (2.94%) SAP
2 1 (2.94%) Sophos
2 1 (2.94%) Talend
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Lorien Resourcing
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