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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 64 38 64
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +26
Contract jobs citing Retail 23 53 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 1.73% 3.99% 1.99%
As % of the General category 5.31% 10.45% 6.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £326 £350 £298
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £478 £453
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Average hourly rate - £30.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +4.51%
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
433 507 400
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 32.58% 38.21% 30.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 256 303 204
Average daily rate £375 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 21 21
Average hourly rate £26.75 £30.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.29% +24.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £17.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.70 £44.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

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 September 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 September 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 +1 2 £438 -
Epsom +3 1 £243 -39.37% 2
Farnham - - - - 1
Chertsey - - - -
Dorking - - - -
Egham - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 4
Weybridge - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (20.59%) Information Security
3 14 (20.59%) C++
3 14 (20.59%) Windows
4 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
5 12 (17.65%) Linux
6 11 (16.18%) Java
7 10 (14.71%) UNIX
7 10 (14.71%) Aerospace
7 10 (14.71%) FMCG
7 10 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
8 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
9 7 (10.29%) SAP
9 7 (10.29%) CSS
9 7 (10.29%) HTML
9 7 (10.29%) .NET
9 7 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
9 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
9 7 (10.29%) Social Media
9 7 (10.29%) Marketing
10 6 (8.82%) Scrum
10 6 (8.82%) TDD
10 6 (8.82%) Project Management
11 5 (7.35%) PRINCE
11 5 (7.35%) CRM
11 5 (7.35%) Adobe
11 5 (7.35%) Oracle
11 5 (7.35%) C#

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (4.41%) SharePoint
2 3 (4.41%) FileNet
3 2 (2.94%) Drupal
3 2 (2.94%) Magnolia
Applications
1 5 (7.35%) Photoshop
2 2 (2.94%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.47%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (7.35%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.47%) SAP HR
2 1 (1.47%) SAP SD
2 1 (1.47%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.47%) ADSL
1 1 (1.47%) SAN
1 1 (1.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.94%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.47%) DB2
2 1 (1.47%) MS Access
2 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.47%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (5.88%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.41%) Subversion
2 3 (4.41%) Eclipse
2 3 (4.41%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.41%) Mercurial
2 3 (4.41%) Flash Builder
2 3 (4.41%) Hudson
2 3 (4.41%) WiX
2 3 (4.41%) Ant
3 2 (2.94%) JIRA
4 1 (1.47%) Selenium
4 1 (1.47%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (1.47%) QuickTest Pro
4 1 (1.47%) LoadRunner
4 1 (1.47%) JMeter
General
1 22 (32.35%) Finance
2 10 (14.71%) Aerospace
3 7 (10.29%) Pharmaceutical
3 7 (10.29%) Marketing
4 3 (4.41%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.41%) Back Office
4 3 (4.41%) Banking
5 2 (2.94%) Legal
6 1 (1.47%) Publishing
6 1 (1.47%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (23.53%) Developer
2 14 (20.59%) Project Manager
3 10 (14.71%) C++ Developer
4 9 (13.24%) Architect
5 7 (10.29%) Analyst
6 4 (5.88%) Programme Manager
6 4 (5.88%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (4.41%) Business Analyst
7 3 (4.41%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.41%) ActionScript Developer
8 2 (2.94%) Consultant
8 2 (2.94%) Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) UI Designer
8 2 (2.94%) ScrumMaster
8 2 (2.94%) Designer
8 2 (2.94%) Development Analyst
8 2 (2.94%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (2.94%) .NET Architect
8 2 (2.94%) SAP Consultant
9 1 (1.47%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.29%) HTML
1 7 (10.29%) .NET
1 7 (10.29%) CSS
2 4 (5.88%) Flash
2 4 (5.88%) HTML5
3 3 (4.41%) Robotlegs
3 3 (4.41%) XML
3 3 (4.41%) jQuery
4 2 (2.94%) WinForms
4 2 (2.94%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.94%) ATL
4 2 (2.94%) AngularJS
4 2 (2.94%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (2.94%) CSS3
4 2 (2.94%) WPF
5 1 (1.47%) Silverlight
5 1 (1.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.47%) J2EE
5 1 (1.47%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 10 (14.71%) FMCG
1 10 (14.71%) Embedded Systems
2 7 (10.29%) Social Media
3 3 (4.41%) EPoS
4 2 (2.94%) User Experience
4 2 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (1.47%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.47%) EMV
5 1 (1.47%) EFT
5 1 (1.47%) E-Learning
5 1 (1.47%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (20.59%) Windows
2 12 (17.65%) Linux
3 10 (14.71%) UNIX
4 2 (2.94%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.94%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.47%) Android
5 1 (1.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (22.06%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (20.59%) Information Security
3 13 (19.12%) Multithreading
4 9 (13.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (13.24%) PRINCE2
5 7 (10.29%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.82%) Project Management
6 6 (8.82%) Scrum
6 6 (8.82%) TDD
7 5 (7.35%) PRINCE
7 5 (7.35%) MVC
7 5 (7.35%) OOP
7 5 (7.35%) OO
7 5 (7.35%) CRM
8 4 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 4 (5.88%) TOGAF
9 3 (4.41%) Continuous Integration
9 3 (4.41%) UML
9 3 (4.41%) OOD
10 2 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 14 (20.59%) C++
2 11 (16.18%) Java
3 5 (7.35%) C#
4 4 (5.88%) C
4 4 (5.88%) SQL
4 4 (5.88%) JavaScript
4 4 (5.88%) ActionScript
5 3 (4.41%) ActionScript 3.0
6 2 (2.94%) PHP
7 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
7 1 (1.47%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.47%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (4.41%) Degree
2 2 (2.94%) APMP
2 2 (2.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.47%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.47%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.94%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.29%) SAP
2 5 (7.35%) Oracle
2 5 (7.35%) Adobe
3 2 (2.94%) HP
4 1 (1.47%) Red Hat
4 1 (1.47%) Teradata
4 1 (1.47%) Aprimo
4 1 (1.47%) Progress
4 1 (1.47%) Microsoft
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