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 2 September 2014 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 12 12 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 32 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 8.56% 10.77% 7.33%
As % of the General category 16.49% 20.65% 13.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 26 22
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£450 £475 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £361 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £516 £598
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £9.56 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.96 £29.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-55.31% +65.71%
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
194 155 186
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 51.87% 52.19% 54.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 95 132
Average daily rate £450 £458 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.63% +7.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £330 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £523 £528
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £381 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.36% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £30.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.33% +87.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.88 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+6.11% -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 2 September 2014.

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 2 September 2014. 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 +4 19 £438 -7.99% 5
Corby - - - -
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 33 (44.59%) Finance
1 33 (44.59%) Banking
2 29 (39.19%) Retail Banking
3 25 (33.78%) E-Commerce
4 19 (25.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (22.97%) Scrum
5 17 (22.97%) Business Analysis
6 14 (18.92%) Project Management
7 9 (12.16%) Windows
7 9 (12.16%) BDD
8 8 (10.81%) Open Source
8 8 (10.81%) Selenium
9 7 (9.46%) Logistics
9 7 (9.46%) TDD
9 7 (9.46%) Change Management
9 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
9 7 (9.46%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (9.46%) Use Case
9 7 (9.46%) Test Management
9 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
10 6 (8.11%) hybris
10 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
10 6 (8.11%) SQL
10 6 (8.11%) VBA
11 5 (6.76%) Oracle
11 5 (6.76%) UNIX
11 5 (6.76%) CRM
11 5 (6.76%) B2C
11 5 (6.76%) Identity Management
11 5 (6.76%) Management Information System

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 2 (2.70%) Apache
1 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) VisionPLUS
2 1 (1.35%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.35%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.05%) WAN
1 3 (4.05%) Firewall
1 3 (4.05%) Wi-Fi
1 3 (4.05%) Network Security
2 1 (1.35%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.70%) MySQL
2 1 (1.35%) Essbase
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Selenium
2 7 (9.46%) Cucumber
3 5 (6.76%) JIRA
4 2 (2.70%) FitNesse
4 2 (2.70%) SpecFlow
5 1 (1.35%) RequisitePro
General
1 33 (44.59%) Finance
1 33 (44.59%) Banking
2 29 (39.19%) Retail Banking
3 4 (5.41%) Legal
4 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
4 3 (4.05%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Back Office
6 1 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (1.35%) Automotive
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) Analyst
2 30 (40.54%) Business Analyst
3 8 (10.81%) Project Manager
3 8 (10.81%) Test Analyst
4 7 (9.46%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Senior Analyst
5 5 (6.76%) Financial Business Analyst
6 4 (5.41%) Change Manager
6 4 (5.41%) Team Leader
6 4 (5.41%) Agile Test Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Desktop Team Leader
7 3 (4.05%) Information Risk Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Payments Business Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Support Team Leader
7 3 (4.05%) Risk Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Information Manager
7 3 (4.05%) Architect
7 3 (4.05%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) .NET
2 2 (2.70%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.35%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.81%) Open Source
2 5 (6.76%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.41%) Chip and PIN
4 3 (4.05%) Mainframe
4 3 (4.05%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.35%) PMI
5 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 9 (12.16%) Windows
2 5 (6.76%) UNIX
3 3 (4.05%) Android
3 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.70%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.70%) CentOS
4 2 (2.70%) Linux
4 2 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.35%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (33.78%) E-Commerce
2 19 (25.68%) Stakeholder Management
3 17 (22.97%) Scrum
3 17 (22.97%) Business Analysis
4 14 (18.92%) Project Management
5 9 (12.16%) BDD
6 7 (9.46%) Use Case
6 7 (9.46%) Test Management
6 7 (9.46%) Test Automation
6 7 (9.46%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (9.46%) Change Management
6 7 (9.46%) Logistics
6 7 (9.46%) TDD
7 6 (8.11%) PRINCE2
8 5 (6.76%) CRM
8 5 (6.76%) B2C
8 5 (6.76%) Identity Management
8 5 (6.76%) Business Process Mapping
9 4 (5.41%) Line Management
9 4 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.11%) SQL
1 6 (8.11%) VBA
2 2 (2.70%) Ruby
3 1 (1.35%) VB
3 1 (1.35%) C
3 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (6.76%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) ISEB
2 2 (2.70%) PMI Certification
2 2 (2.70%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.35%) PMP
3 1 (1.35%) IIBA
3 1 (1.35%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.05%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 5 (6.76%) HP Quality Center
1 5 (6.76%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (5.41%) SCCM
3 3 (4.05%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 6 (8.11%) hybris
2 5 (6.76%) ATG
2 5 (6.76%) Oracle
3 3 (4.05%) Cisco
3 3 (4.05%) RedPrairie
4 2 (2.70%) IBM
4 2 (2.70%) Citrix
4 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.35%) Remedy
5 1 (1.35%) SAP
5 1 (1.35%) JDA
5 1 (1.35%) TSYS
5 1 (1.35%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.35%) Computacenter
5 1 (1.35%) Google
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