The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Tyne and Wear region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 75 65 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -25
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 1.27% 0.57% 0.26%
As % of the General category 7.83% 2.68% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 1
Median daily rate £490 £475 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.15% +35.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £414
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £14.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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

General Category
Tyne and Wear
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
115 149 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 16.17% 21.41% 18.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 97 55
Median daily rate £400 £365 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +8.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Median hourly rate £33.72 £14.00 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+140.85% -63.63%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +35.41%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Tyne and Wear region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -9 7 £483 +1.57% 1
Sunderland - 2 £550 - 1
Retail
North East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Retail.

1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Retail Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
4 4 (28.57%) Scrum
5 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (21.43%) TDD
5 3 (21.43%) BDD
5 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
6 2 (14.29%) ISEB
6 2 (14.29%) Java
6 2 (14.29%) C#
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) ERP
6 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
6 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
7 1 (7.14%) Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Testing
7 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) Analytics
7 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
7 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
7 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
7 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) Data Mining
1 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (7.14%) JMeter
General
1 7 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (42.86%) Banking
3 5 (35.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (35.71%) Retail Banking
4 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.14%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) AML Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Java Scala Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Scala Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Non-Functional Test Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Tableau Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) .NET
1 1 (7.14%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CMDB
2 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.14%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (28.57%) Scrum
2 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (21.43%) BDD
2 3 (21.43%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
3 2 (14.29%) ERP
3 2 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.14%) ETL
4 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
4 1 (7.14%) ITIL
4 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Process Management
4 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
2 1 (7.14%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (14.29%) ISEB
1 2 (14.29%) ISTQB
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (7.14%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) HP
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle
1 1 (7.14%) ServiceNow
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
1 1 (7.14%) Tableau