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 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 23 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 0.93% 1.67% 3.87%
As % of the General category 3.13% 7.14% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
Average daily rate
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£313 £245 £160
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.55% +53.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.89 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -49.49%
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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
32 28 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Peterborough 29.91% 23.33% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 15 17
Average daily rate £365 £165 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+121.21% -58.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £120 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £337 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 1
Average hourly rate £12.50 £33.75 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-62.96% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
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 28 Related IT Skills in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (28.57%) C#
2 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI-AP
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
3 1 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Peterborough by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, 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 2 (28.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI
1 1 (14.29%) SAP FI-AP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Photoshop Designer
3 1 (14.29%) Designer
3 1 (14.29%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Migration Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
1 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 2 (28.57%) Web Development
3 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (14.29%) BCP
3 1 (14.29%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (14.29%) Change Management
3 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
3 1 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 1 (14.29%) Programme Management
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) C#
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) SAP