The first 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Surrey region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 43 59 69
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +10
Contract jobs citing Retail 43 25 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 3.39% 1.99% 1.76%
As % of the General category 8.94% 5.21% 5.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 11 20
Average daily rate
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£425 £413 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £350 £284
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 0
Average hourly rate £59.50 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+325.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.89 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.26% +12.50%
General Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
481 480 478
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 37.93% 38.28% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 279 244 263
Average daily rate £375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £211 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 33 28
Average hourly rate £20.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £14.20 £13.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £59.50 £45.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Retail
South East

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 29 July 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 29 July 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 - 6 £375 -
Guildford - 2 £438 - 2
Epsom - 1 £243 - 1
Farnham - - - - 1
Camberley - - - -
Chertsey - - - -
Egham - - - -
Haslemere - - - -
Redhill - - - -
Reigate - - - - 1
Staines - - - -
Thames Ditton - - - - 1
Weybridge - - - -
Whyteleafe - - - -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 33 (38.82%) Finance
2 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 16 (18.82%) Information Security
3 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
3 15 (17.65%) Project Management
4 14 (16.47%) PRINCE2
5 13 (15.29%) Linux
5 13 (15.29%) C++
5 13 (15.29%) Multithreading
6 12 (14.12%) SAP
7 11 (12.94%) Java
7 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
7 11 (12.94%) FMCG
8 10 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
8 10 (11.76%) UNIX
8 10 (11.76%) Aerospace
9 9 (10.59%) CSS
9 9 (10.59%) HTML
10 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
10 8 (9.41%) Pharmaceutical
10 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (8.24%) Marketing
11 7 (8.24%) Social Media
11 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
12 6 (7.06%) PRINCE
12 6 (7.06%) SQL
12 6 (7.06%) .NET
12 6 (7.06%) Scrum
12 6 (7.06%) Banking
12 6 (7.06%) TOGAF

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (4.71%) CMS
2 3 (3.53%) SharePoint
2 3 (3.53%) FileNet
3 2 (2.35%) Drupal
3 2 (2.35%) Magnolia
Applications
1 8 (9.41%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.88%) Photoshop
3 4 (4.71%) MS Office
4 2 (2.35%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (1.18%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.18%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.18%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (5.88%) SAP Retail
1 5 (5.88%) Dynamics NAV
2 4 (4.71%) SAP SD
3 2 (2.35%) SAP HR
4 1 (1.18%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.18%) Maximo
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.35%) ADSL
1 2 (2.35%) Internet
2 1 (1.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.18%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.18%) DB2
1 1 (1.18%) MS Access
1 1 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.18%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
1 3 (3.53%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.35%) Mercurial
2 2 (2.35%) Flash Builder
2 2 (2.35%) Hudson
2 2 (2.35%) WiX
2 2 (2.35%) Ant
2 2 (2.35%) Subversion
2 2 (2.35%) JIRA
2 2 (2.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.18%) QuickTest Pro
3 1 (1.18%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.18%) JMeter
3 1 (1.18%) Selenium
3 1 (1.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 33 (38.82%) Finance
2 10 (11.76%) Aerospace
3 8 (9.41%) Pharmaceutical
4 7 (8.24%) Marketing
5 6 (7.06%) Banking
6 3 (3.53%) Legal
6 3 (3.53%) Back Office
7 2 (2.35%) Retail Banking
8 1 (1.18%) Advertising
8 1 (1.18%) Publishing
8 1 (1.18%) Electronics
8 1 (1.18%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 20 (23.53%) Developer
2 17 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 12 (14.12%) Analyst
4 10 (11.76%) C++ Developer
5 9 (10.59%) Architect
6 6 (7.06%) Business Analyst
7 5 (5.88%) Navision Developer
8 4 (4.71%) Infrastructure Architect
8 4 (4.71%) Programme Manager
8 4 (4.71%) Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Solutions Architect
9 3 (3.53%) Tester
9 3 (3.53%) SAP Consultant
9 3 (3.53%) Designer
9 3 (3.53%) UAT Tester
10 2 (2.35%) IT Project Manager
10 2 (2.35%) .NET Architect
10 2 (2.35%) Financial Business Analyst
10 2 (2.35%) E-Commerce Manager
10 2 (2.35%) UAT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.59%) HTML
1 9 (10.59%) CSS
2 6 (7.06%) .NET
3 5 (5.88%) XML
4 3 (3.53%) Flash
4 3 (3.53%) HTML5
5 2 (2.35%) CSS3
5 2 (2.35%) Robotlegs
5 2 (2.35%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.35%) ATL
5 2 (2.35%) jQuery
6 1 (1.18%) WinForms
6 1 (1.18%) WPF
6 1 (1.18%) Silverlight
6 1 (1.18%) J2EE
6 1 (1.18%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.94%) FMCG
2 10 (11.76%) Embedded Systems
3 7 (8.24%) Social Media
4 4 (4.71%) EPoS
5 2 (2.35%) EMV
5 2 (2.35%) EFT
5 2 (2.35%) E-Learning
5 2 (2.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.18%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.18%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (18.82%) Windows
2 13 (15.29%) Linux
3 10 (11.76%) UNIX
4 4 (4.71%) Windows 7
4 4 (4.71%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) Information Security
2 15 (17.65%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (17.65%) Project Management
3 14 (16.47%) PRINCE2
4 13 (15.29%) Multithreading
5 11 (12.94%) E-Commerce
6 8 (9.41%) User Acceptance Testing
7 6 (7.06%) PRINCE
7 6 (7.06%) Scrum
7 6 (7.06%) TOGAF
8 5 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (5.88%) TDD
8 5 (5.88%) Business Analysis
8 5 (5.88%) OO
8 5 (5.88%) CRM
8 5 (5.88%) ITIL
8 5 (5.88%) System Testing
9 4 (4.71%) OOP
9 4 (4.71%) Programme Management
10 3 (3.53%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 13 (15.29%) C++
2 11 (12.94%) Java
3 6 (7.06%) SQL
4 4 (4.71%) C#
4 4 (4.71%) JavaScript
5 3 (3.53%) C
5 3 (3.53%) ActionScript
6 2 (2.35%) PHP
6 2 (2.35%) ActionScript 3.0
7 1 (1.18%) ActionScript 2.0
7 1 (1.18%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.18%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (5.88%) Degree
2 3 (3.53%) ISEB
2 3 (3.53%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.35%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (2.35%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) COBIT
1 2 (2.35%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.18%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.71%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.18%) SCSM
2 1 (1.18%) SCOM
2 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 12 (14.12%) SAP
2 7 (8.24%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.88%) Oracle
4 4 (4.71%) Adobe
5 2 (2.35%) HP
6 1 (1.18%) BMC
6 1 (1.18%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.18%) SolarWinds
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £425 - £475 Per Day
Posted: 5 days ago
Surrey
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Rate: £550 - £600 per week
Posted: 6 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Aston Carter
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago