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 4 May 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
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 21 29 23
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail 26 12 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 6.05% 3.64% 4.89%
As % of the General category 20.97% 13.48% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 2 8
Average daily rate
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£375 £288 £406
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.43% -29.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £278 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £298 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Average hourly rate - - £34.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-33.33% +33.33%
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
124 89 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Nottingham 28.84% 26.97% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 53 34
Average daily rate £400 £415 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.61% +14.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £228 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £480 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 18
Average hourly rate £40.00 £13.00 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+207.69% -52.72%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.40 £13.00 £15.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £13.00 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.04 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-0.15% -5.50%

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 4 May 2015.

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 4 May 2015, 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 14 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (18.75%) HTML
5 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 8 (16.67%) SAP
5 8 (16.67%) Marketing
6 7 (14.58%) .NET
6 7 (14.58%) Oracle
6 7 (14.58%) Scrum
6 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
6 7 (14.58%) QA
7 6 (12.50%) Finance
7 6 (12.50%) Quality Management
8 5 (10.42%) NetWeaver
8 5 (10.42%) DMZ
8 5 (10.42%) WebSphere MQ
8 5 (10.42%) Middleware
8 5 (10.42%) Software AG
8 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
8 5 (10.42%) DB2
8 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 5 (10.42%) XML
8 5 (10.42%) XSD
8 5 (10.42%) JMS
8 5 (10.42%) Java
8 5 (10.42%) SOA
8 5 (10.42%) HTTP
8 5 (10.42%) WSDL
8 5 (10.42%) HTTPS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Nottingham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 14 (29.17%) WebSphere
2 5 (10.42%) NetWeaver
3 1 (2.08%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
2 2 (4.17%) MS Project
3 1 (2.08%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.17%) SAP Retail
2 1 (2.08%) SAP CRM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.42%) DMZ
1 5 (10.42%) HTTP
1 5 (10.42%) HTTPS
1 5 (10.42%) Firewall
2 2 (4.17%) Wireless
3 1 (2.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.08%) LAN
3 1 (2.08%) WAN
3 1 (2.08%) 802.11
3 1 (2.08%) MPLS
3 1 (2.08%) OSPF
3 1 (2.08%) BGP-4
3 1 (2.08%) EIGRP
3 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) OpenFlow
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
1 5 (10.42%) DB2
2 2 (4.17%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.08%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (16.67%) Marketing
2 6 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (6.25%) Legal
Job Titles
1 19 (39.58%) Analyst
2 14 (29.17%) Business Analyst
3 7 (14.58%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.50%) Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Architect
5 5 (10.42%) Designer
6 4 (8.33%) QA Consultant
6 4 (8.33%) Graphic Designer
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Business Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Senior Analyst
6 4 (8.33%) Integration Architect
7 3 (6.25%) Programme Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Change Manager
7 3 (6.25%) Business Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Change Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) QA Leader
8 2 (4.17%) Business Change Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Manager
8 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (18.75%) HTML
2 7 (14.58%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere MQ
3 5 (10.42%) Middleware
3 5 (10.42%) Web Services
3 5 (10.42%) XML
3 5 (10.42%) XSD
3 5 (10.42%) JMS
3 5 (10.42%) WSDL
3 5 (10.42%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 5 (10.42%) JSON
3 5 (10.42%) ActiveMQ
3 5 (10.42%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.42%) Clustering
1 5 (10.42%) Open Source
2 2 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.17%) Smart Meter
3 1 (2.08%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.17%) UNIX
1 2 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 8 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (14.58%) Scrum
4 7 (14.58%) Business Analysis
5 6 (12.50%) Quality Management
6 5 (10.42%) SOA
6 5 (10.42%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (8.33%) Logical Data Model
7 4 (8.33%) Systems Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
7 4 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
7 4 (8.33%) Web Design
7 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
7 4 (8.33%) Project Management
8 3 (6.25%) Extreme Programming
8 3 (6.25%) Waterfall
8 3 (6.25%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (10.42%) Java
2 3 (6.25%) SQL
3 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
3 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.08%) R
Qualifications
1 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.08%) CCNP
2 1 (2.08%) CCNA
2 1 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.08%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.08%) PMP
2 1 (2.08%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
2 1 (2.08%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (16.67%) SAP
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle
3 5 (10.42%) Software AG
4 4 (8.33%) Intel
5 2 (4.17%) IBM
5 2 (4.17%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.08%) Cisco
6 1 (2.08%) Juniper
6 1 (2.08%) VMware
6 1 (2.08%) Serena
6 1 (2.08%) ServiceNow