The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Nottingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 14 23 26
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 32 34 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 8.53% 6.60% 5.05%
As % of the General category 34.04% 21.25% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 21 3
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£413 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £310 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £556 £425 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £25.75 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.17 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-24.86% +1.25%
Retail
Nottinghamshire

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

General Category
Nottingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
94 160 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 25.07% 31.07% 24.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 76 18
Average daily rate £416 £354 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.51% -11.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £309 £249 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £425 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £27.50 £11.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.90% +144.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Nottingham

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Nottingham

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Nottingham region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Nottingham

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Nottingham

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Nottingham

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
1 19 (35.19%) WebSphere
2 16 (29.63%) IBM
3 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
3 13 (24.07%) Use Case
4 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (16.67%) Windows
7 8 (14.81%) .NET
7 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) SAP
9 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (11.11%) Finance
10 5 (9.26%) Firewall
10 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
10 5 (9.26%) C#
11 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
11 4 (7.41%) Web Services
11 4 (7.41%) UML
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (7.41%) Marketing
12 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (5.56%) Release Management
12 3 (5.56%) WCF
12 3 (5.56%) QA
12 3 (5.56%) Open Source
12 3 (5.56%) Windows 7

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Nottingham 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 19 (35.19%) WebSphere
2 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.70%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Project
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.85%) Line 500
2 1 (1.85%) Magento
2 1 (1.85%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) SaaS
1 2 (3.70%) PaaS
1 2 (3.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.26%) Firewall
2 3 (5.56%) Wireless
3 2 (3.70%) DMZ
3 2 (3.70%) HTTP
3 2 (3.70%) HTTPS
3 2 (3.70%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.85%) VLAN
4 1 (1.85%) Network Security
4 1 (1.85%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.85%) WAN
4 1 (1.85%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 4 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (3.70%) DB2
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (1.85%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.85%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.85%) Subversion
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 4 (7.41%) Marketing
3 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.70%) Legal
3 2 (3.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.85%) German Language
4 1 (1.85%) Billing
4 1 (1.85%) Automotive
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 31 (57.41%) Analyst
2 24 (44.44%) Business Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Developer
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
4 4 (7.41%) Project Manager
4 4 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Business Manager
5 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Test Manager
6 2 (3.70%) Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.70%) SAP Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) SQL Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Security Analyst
6 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (3.70%) .NET Developer
6 2 (3.70%) Lead Solutions Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Lead Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.81%) .NET
2 5 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 4 (7.41%) Web Services
4 3 (5.56%) WCF
4 3 (5.56%) HTML
4 3 (5.56%) Middleware
5 2 (3.70%) WSDL
5 2 (3.70%) XML
5 2 (3.70%) XSD
5 2 (3.70%) JMS
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (3.70%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (3.70%) REST
5 2 (3.70%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (3.70%) JSON
6 1 (1.85%) Ajax
6 1 (1.85%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.85%) Symfony
6 1 (1.85%) CakePHP
6 1 (1.85%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) Open Source
2 2 (3.70%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.70%) Mainframe
2 2 (3.70%) Clustering
2 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (3.70%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.85%) User Experience
3 1 (1.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 9 (16.67%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (3.70%) Linux
3 2 (3.70%) Windows 2000
3 2 (3.70%) Windows XP
3 2 (3.70%) Apple iOS
3 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (35.19%) E-Commerce
2 13 (24.07%) Business Analysis
2 13 (24.07%) Use Case
3 12 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (20.37%) Stakeholder Management
5 8 (14.81%) User Acceptance Testing
6 6 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (7.41%) UML
8 3 (5.56%) Enterprise Architecture
8 3 (5.56%) Release Management
8 3 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 3 (5.56%) Validation
8 3 (5.56%) Process Management
8 3 (5.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.56%) MVC
8 3 (5.56%) Risk Management
9 2 (3.70%) Data Modelling
9 2 (3.70%) SOA
9 2 (3.70%) Change Management
9 2 (3.70%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 5 (9.26%) C#
3 4 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.70%) Java
4 2 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (1.85%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.85%) PHP
5 1 (1.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.70%) CISSP
1 2 (3.70%) Degree
2 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.85%) CCNP
2 1 (1.85%) CCNA
2 1 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) QA
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (3.70%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.85%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 16 (29.63%) IBM
2 7 (12.96%) SAP
3 3 (5.56%) Oracle
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 2 (3.70%) Symantec
4 2 (3.70%) Software AG
4 2 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.70%) Intel
4 2 (3.70%) hybris
4 2 (3.70%) MobileIron
4 2 (3.70%) ServiceNow
5 1 (1.85%) Zend
5 1 (1.85%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.85%) RedPrairie
5 1 (1.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.85%) ATG
5 1 (1.85%) Cisco
5 1 (1.85%) Citrix
5 1 (1.85%) Juniper
5 1 (1.85%) Sage