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 27 June 2016 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 117 50 43
Rank change year-on-year
-67 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 0.28% 1.45% 0.72%
As % of the General category 1.97% 7.83% 4.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 8 0
Median daily rate £350 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.22% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
Retail
North East

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
203 115 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Tyne and Wear 14.17% 18.49% 16.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 77 52
Median daily rate £340 £345 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.44% -8.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £255 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 2
Median hourly rate £27.50 £13.00 £34.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+111.53% -62.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.65 £33.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.05 £37.60 £35.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%

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
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 27 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -62 4 £350 -22.22% 1
Retail
North East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 27 June 2016, 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 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Java
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 3 (42.86%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) .NET
4 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (28.57%) BDD
4 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
5 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
5 1 (14.29%) Eloqua
5 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (14.29%) Big Data
5 1 (14.29%) SaaS
5 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
5 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
5 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
5 1 (14.29%) User Experience
5 1 (14.29%) BigMachines
5 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
5 1 (14.29%) Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (14.29%) Marketing
5 1 (14.29%) Web Development
5 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
5 1 (14.29%) Multithreading

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:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) BigMachines
1 1 (14.29%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (14.29%) Eloqua
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Big Data
1 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle APEX
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Manufacturing
3 1 (14.29%) Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Marketing
3 1 (14.29%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Agile Java Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
1 3 (42.86%) Java Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Agile C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) C# Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Java Scala Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Scala Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Scrum Master
3 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Credit Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Financial Business Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Project Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (14.29%) Hibernate
2 1 (14.29%) HTML
2 1 (14.29%) Mason
2 1 (14.29%) Spring
2 1 (14.29%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (57.14%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) BDD
3 2 (28.57%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) Concurrent Programming
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) Domain-Driven Design
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) Kanban
4 1 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 1 (14.29%) Manual Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Multithreading
4 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) Apex Code
3 1 (14.29%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Adobe
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 1 (14.29%) Siebel