The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Peterborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 9 February 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 16 24 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 4.71% 4.14% 2.94%
As % of the General category 13.79% 9.72% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 1
Average daily rate £174 £400 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-56.50% +40.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
Retail
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Peterborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 72 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 34.12% 42.60% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 55 19
Average daily rate £400 £400 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £110 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Peterborough

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Peterborough region over the 3 months to 9 February 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
3 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Apple
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Finance
3 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (10.00%) Data Protection

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Peterborough 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 3 (30.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere
1 3 (30.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (10.00%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (40.00%) VoIP
2 1 (10.00%) LAN
2 1 (10.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) PABX
2 1 (10.00%) SAN
2 1 (10.00%) WAN
2 1 (10.00%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (10.00%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) Selenium
1 1 (10.00%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Test Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Tester
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Automation Tester
4 1 (10.00%) CMS Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Enterprise Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) First Line Help Desk Support
4 1 (10.00%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) BYOD
3 1 (10.00%) iPad
3 1 (10.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Windows
1 3 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (40.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Asset Management
3 3 (30.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (30.00%) ITSM
3 3 (30.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 3 (30.00%) Software Testing
3 3 (30.00%) Test Scripting
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Agile Testing
5 1 (10.00%) Automated Testing
5 1 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (10.00%) CRM
5 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 1 (10.00%) Scrum
5 1 (10.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) MCSE
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) Degree
2 1 (10.00%) ISEB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB
2 1 (10.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (30.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Apple
2 2 (20.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) ATG
3 1 (10.00%) hybris
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