The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Retek products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retek over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Retek, Inc.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retek
UK
Rank 595 619 624
Rank change year-on-year
+24 +5
Contract jobs citing Retek 7 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.015% 0.006%
As % of the Vendors category 0.035% 0.036% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
Median daily rate £575 £575 £800
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -28.12%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
19927 22517 23888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.51% 43.30% 45.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 12360 13480 13683
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 738 840 973
Median hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £17.87
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +17.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.15 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%

Retek
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Retek as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

Retek Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Retek
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retek within the UK.

Retek Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Retek
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retek within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Retek Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Retek
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retek within the UK.

Retek Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Retek
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retek within the UK over the 3 months to 25 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
England +36 7 £575 - 1
London +21 7 £575 - 1

Retek
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retek also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Retek.

1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Retail
3 7 (53.85%) Oracle Retail
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
5 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (23.08%) Multichannel Retail
6 3 (23.08%) CRM
6 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
6 3 (23.08%) Finance
6 3 (23.08%) ATG
6 3 (23.08%) VMware
6 3 (23.08%) Information Security
6 3 (23.08%) Logistics
6 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
6 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials
6 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
6 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
6 3 (23.08%) LAN
6 3 (23.08%) WAN
6 3 (23.08%) DNS
6 3 (23.08%) Microsoft

Retek
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) WebSphere
2 2 (15.38%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (53.85%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Financials
2 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft Financials
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (15.38%) IaaS
2 2 (15.38%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) SaaS
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (23.08%) DNS
1 3 (23.08%) LAN
1 3 (23.08%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (76.92%) Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Oracle Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Oracle DBA
4 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Supply Chain Architect
5 1 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support
5 1 (7.69%) Server Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) iPad
2 1 (7.69%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
2 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) Windows Server
3 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (15.38%) Unix
5 1 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) E-Commerce
2 4 (30.77%) Data Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) CRM
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Logistics
3 3 (23.08%) Multichannel Retail
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
4 1 (7.69%) Information Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.69%) RUP
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) Java
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
2 1 (7.69%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) ATG
2 3 (23.08%) Hyperion
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) PeopleSoft
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
2 3 (23.08%) VMware
3 1 (7.69%) Apple
3 1 (7.69%) Dell
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
3 1 (7.69%) Retalix
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow