The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 67 36 63
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +27
Contract jobs citing Retail 25 57 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.66% 4.28% 1.74%
As % of the General category 5.87% 11.40% 5.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 36 17
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£425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £325 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £506 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £415 £388 £381
% change year-on-year
+7.09% +1.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Average hourly rate - £37.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £13.50 £11.75
% change year-on-year
-18.51% +14.89%
Retail
South East

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

General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
426 500 432
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 28.36% 37.54% 32.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 296 244
Average daily rate £400 £391 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.23% -3.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 18 23
Average hourly rate £41.50 £31.75 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.70% +20.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.40 £45.00 £45.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -13.46%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Guildford -6 2 £438 - 2
Epsom +8 1 - -
Woking -2 1 £245 -48.42%
Weybridge - 1 - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Farnham - - - -
Godalming - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - - 4
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (16.67%) PRINCE2
4 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.64%) Windows
4 9 (13.64%) C++
5 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
5 8 (12.12%) Java
5 8 (12.12%) Information Security
5 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
6 7 (10.61%) FMCG
6 7 (10.61%) Marketing
6 7 (10.61%) .NET
6 7 (10.61%) Linux
6 7 (10.61%) SAP
7 6 (9.09%) UNIX
7 6 (9.09%) CSS
7 6 (9.09%) SQL
7 6 (9.09%) HTML
7 6 (9.09%) Project Management
7 6 (9.09%) Scrum
7 6 (9.09%) Aerospace
7 6 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
7 6 (9.09%) Coaching
8 5 (7.58%) SAP Retail
8 5 (7.58%) C#
8 5 (7.58%) Oracle
9 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
9 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
9 4 (6.06%) OOP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Surrey 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 4 (6.06%) CMS
2 2 (3.03%) Drupal
2 2 (3.03%) Magnolia
2 2 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.03%) FileNet
3 1 (1.52%) IIS
3 1 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Photoshop
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.03%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 5 (7.58%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.52%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.52%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.52%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.52%) SSL
1 1 (1.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) DB2
2 1 (1.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (6.06%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.55%) JIRA
3 2 (3.03%) Ant
3 2 (3.03%) Subversion
3 2 (3.03%) Eclipse
3 2 (3.03%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.03%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.03%) Mercurial
3 2 (3.03%) Flash Builder
3 2 (3.03%) Hudson
3 2 (3.03%) WiX
4 1 (1.52%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.52%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.52%) JMeter
4 1 (1.52%) Bugzilla
4 1 (1.52%) Selenium
General
1 16 (24.24%) Finance
2 7 (10.61%) Marketing
3 6 (9.09%) Aerospace
4 4 (6.06%) Pharmaceutical
4 4 (6.06%) Banking
4 4 (6.06%) Retail Banking
5 2 (3.03%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Publishing
6 1 (1.52%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (19.70%) Project Manager
2 10 (15.15%) Developer
3 9 (13.64%) Architect
4 8 (12.12%) Analyst
5 6 (9.09%) C++ Developer
6 4 (6.06%) Infrastructure Architect
6 4 (6.06%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.55%) Programme Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.55%) Consultant
7 3 (4.55%) IT Project Manager
7 3 (4.55%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) .NET Architect
8 2 (3.03%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (3.03%) UI Designer
8 2 (3.03%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (3.03%) Designer
8 2 (3.03%) Development Analyst
8 2 (3.03%) SAP Consultant
8 2 (3.03%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) .NET
2 6 (9.09%) CSS
2 6 (9.09%) HTML
3 4 (6.06%) HTML5
4 3 (4.55%) Flash
5 2 (3.03%) XML
5 2 (3.03%) ASP.NET
5 2 (3.03%) ATL
5 2 (3.03%) CSS3
5 2 (3.03%) Robotlegs
5 2 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 2 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (3.03%) WinForms
5 2 (3.03%) WPF
5 2 (3.03%) jQuery
6 1 (1.52%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.52%) .NET Framework
6 1 (1.52%) WCF
6 1 (1.52%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.52%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.61%) FMCG
2 6 (9.09%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.06%) Social Media
4 2 (3.03%) User Experience
4 2 (3.03%) Open Source
5 1 (1.52%) EPoS
5 1 (1.52%) Clustering
5 1 (1.52%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.52%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 9 (13.64%) Windows
2 7 (10.61%) Linux
3 6 (9.09%) UNIX
4 1 (1.52%) Windows XP
4 1 (1.52%) Android
4 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 9 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (12.12%) Information Security
4 8 (12.12%) E-Commerce
4 8 (12.12%) Multithreading
5 6 (9.09%) Coaching
5 6 (9.09%) Scrum
5 6 (9.09%) Project Management
6 4 (6.06%) OOP
6 4 (6.06%) OO
6 4 (6.06%) MVC
6 4 (6.06%) TDD
6 4 (6.06%) TOGAF
6 4 (6.06%) PRINCE
6 4 (6.06%) Business Analysis
7 3 (4.55%) UML
8 2 (3.03%) CRM
8 2 (3.03%) OOD
8 2 (3.03%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.64%) C++
2 8 (12.12%) Java
3 6 (9.09%) SQL
4 5 (7.58%) C#
5 3 (4.55%) C
5 3 (4.55%) JavaScript
5 3 (4.55%) ActionScript
6 2 (3.03%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (1.52%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.52%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.52%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (4.55%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (4.55%) Degree
2 2 (3.03%) APMP
3 1 (1.52%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.03%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.52%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 3 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.03%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.61%) SAP
2 5 (7.58%) Oracle
3 4 (6.06%) Adobe
4 2 (3.03%) HP
5 1 (1.52%) Red Hat
5 1 (1.52%) Teradata
5 1 (1.52%) Aprimo
5 1 (1.52%) Progress
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