The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Solihull 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 - 9 12
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull - 1.41% 3.81%
As % of the General category - 4.55% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate - £500 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
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
West Midlands

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

General Category
Solihull
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
41 22 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Solihull 32.28% 30.99% 32.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 13
Average daily rate £438 £313 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% -0.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £263 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £495
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Solihull

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Solihull

Retail
Top 19 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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 4 (80.00%) Marketing
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (40.00%) Degree
3 2 (40.00%) Application Rationalisation
4 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) User Experience
4 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
4 1 (20.00%) .NET
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Solihull 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.

General
1 4 (80.00%) Marketing
2 3 (60.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Consultant
1 2 (40.00%) Salesforce.com Consultant
2 1 (20.00%) Designer
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (20.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Leader
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Software Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Supply Chain Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Copywriting
1 1 (20.00%) Taxonomies
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Waterfall
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) B2B
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (40.00%) Application Rationalisation
3 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
1 3 (60.00%) Salesforce.com
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
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