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 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 50 48 64
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +16
Contract jobs citing Retail 34 38 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 2.61% 2.94% 1.81%
As % of the General category 7.57% 7.55% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 18
Average daily rate
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£450 £400 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £350 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £475 £433
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.01% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £59.50 £32.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.96 £30.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-57.50% +71.83%
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
449 503 425
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 34.46% 38.93% 30.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 260 277 210
Average daily rate £363 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £215 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 27 27
Average hourly rate £17.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £18.55 £13.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.80 £43.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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
Woking +2 3 £335 -29.47%
Guildford - 2 £438 -
Epsom -2 1 £243 -39.37%
Farnham - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Redhill - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 4
Weybridge - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 29 (34.94%) Finance
2 16 (19.28%) Windows
3 15 (18.07%) Information Security
4 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
4 14 (16.87%) C++
5 13 (15.66%) Linux
5 13 (15.66%) Multithreading
6 12 (14.46%) Project Management
7 10 (12.05%) UNIX
7 10 (12.05%) Java
7 10 (12.05%) Aerospace
7 10 (12.05%) FMCG
7 10 (12.05%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (10.84%) SAP
9 8 (9.64%) CSS
9 8 (9.64%) HTML
9 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
9 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
10 7 (8.43%) Banking
10 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
10 7 (8.43%) Pharmaceutical
10 7 (8.43%) .NET
10 7 (8.43%) Social Media
10 7 (8.43%) Business Analysis
10 7 (8.43%) Marketing
11 6 (7.23%) Degree
11 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
11 6 (7.23%) TOGAF
12 5 (6.02%) TDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (4.82%) CMS
2 3 (3.61%) FileNet
2 3 (3.61%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.41%) Drupal
3 2 (2.41%) Magnolia
Applications
1 8 (9.64%) MS Excel
2 5 (6.02%) Photoshop
3 3 (3.61%) MS Office
4 2 (2.41%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.20%) Fireworks
5 1 (1.20%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.20%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (6.02%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (6.02%) SAP Retail
2 2 (2.41%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.20%) Maximo
3 1 (1.20%) SAP HR
3 1 (1.20%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.41%) ADSL
1 2 (2.41%) Internet
2 1 (1.20%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.41%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.20%) DB2
2 1 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.20%) MS Access
2 1 (1.20%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (4.82%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.61%) Git (software)
2 3 (3.61%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.41%) Mercurial
3 2 (2.41%) Hudson
3 2 (2.41%) WiX
3 2 (2.41%) Flash Builder
3 2 (2.41%) JIRA
3 2 (2.41%) Eclipse
3 2 (2.41%) Ant
3 2 (2.41%) Subversion
4 1 (1.20%) JMeter
4 1 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.20%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.20%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.20%) Selenium
General
1 29 (34.94%) Finance
2 10 (12.05%) Aerospace
3 7 (8.43%) Banking
3 7 (8.43%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (8.43%) Marketing
4 5 (6.02%) Retail Banking
5 3 (3.61%) Back Office
5 3 (3.61%) Legal
6 1 (1.20%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.20%) Advertising
6 1 (1.20%) Publishing
6 1 (1.20%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (24.10%) Developer
2 16 (19.28%) Project Manager
3 13 (15.66%) Analyst
4 10 (12.05%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.84%) Architect
6 8 (9.64%) Business Analyst
7 5 (6.02%) Navision Developer
8 4 (4.82%) Consultant
8 4 (4.82%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.82%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (3.61%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.61%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.61%) Designer
10 2 (2.41%) Development Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) Banking Business Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) ActionScript Developer
10 2 (2.41%) Financial Services Business Analyst
10 2 (2.41%) UI Designer
10 2 (2.41%) ScrumMaster
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.64%) CSS
1 8 (9.64%) HTML
2 7 (8.43%) .NET
3 4 (4.82%) HTML5
4 3 (3.61%) XML
4 3 (3.61%) Flash
5 2 (2.41%) CSS3
5 2 (2.41%) Robotlegs
5 2 (2.41%) WPF
5 2 (2.41%) jQuery
5 2 (2.41%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.41%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.41%) ATL
5 2 (2.41%) WinForms
6 1 (1.20%) J2EE
6 1 (1.20%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.20%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.20%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (12.05%) FMCG
1 10 (12.05%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (8.43%) Social Media
3 4 (4.82%) EPoS
4 2 (2.41%) Open Source
4 2 (2.41%) EMV
4 2 (2.41%) EFT
5 1 (1.20%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (19.28%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) Linux
3 10 (12.05%) UNIX
4 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
4 3 (3.61%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.20%) Android
5 1 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (18.07%) Information Security
2 14 (16.87%) Stakeholder Management
2 14 (16.87%) PRINCE2
3 13 (15.66%) Multithreading
4 12 (14.46%) Project Management
5 8 (9.64%) E-Commerce
6 7 (8.43%) Business Analysis
7 6 (7.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.23%) TOGAF
8 5 (6.02%) TDD
8 5 (6.02%) Scrum
8 5 (6.02%) ITIL
8 5 (6.02%) OO
8 5 (6.02%) PRINCE
8 5 (6.02%) CRM
8 5 (6.02%) System Testing
9 4 (4.82%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.82%) OOP
9 4 (4.82%) MVC
9 4 (4.82%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (16.87%) C++
2 10 (12.05%) Java
3 5 (6.02%) SQL
3 5 (6.02%) C#
4 4 (4.82%) C
4 4 (4.82%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.61%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.41%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (2.41%) PHP
7 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.20%) VBA
7 1 (1.20%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.20%) ActionScript 2.0
Qualifications
1 6 (7.23%) Degree
2 3 (3.61%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.41%) APMP
3 2 (2.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (1.20%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (2.41%) COBIT
1 2 (2.41%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.82%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (10.84%) SAP
2 7 (8.43%) Microsoft
3 5 (6.02%) Oracle
4 4 (4.82%) Adobe
5 2 (2.41%) HP
6 1 (1.20%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.20%) Progress
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