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 28 May 2016 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
28 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retek
Rank 651 638 576
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -62
Contract jobs citing Retek 5 11 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.009% 0.020% 0.042%
As % of the Vendors category 0.021% 0.044% 0.093%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 9
Median daily rate £538 £400 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+34.37% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £508 £380 £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £533 £541
UK excluding London median daily rate £538 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+34.37% -20.00%
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
24339 24738 23537
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.63% 44.81% 44.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15014 14307 13348
Median daily rate £405 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.25% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.70% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 797 1137 1051
Median hourly rate £20.00 £18.14 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.25% +3.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.98 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £37.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%

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
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 3 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 28 May 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
England -20 5 £538 +34.37%
London -15 3 £538 +26.47%
Yorkshire - 1 £538 -

Retek
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 May 2016, 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 13 (100.00%) Oracle
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
2 11 (84.62%) Oracle Retail
3 6 (46.15%) ERP
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
6 3 (23.08%) Back Office
6 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (23.08%) Demand Forecasting
6 3 (23.08%) Retail Demand Forecasting
6 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (23.08%) EPoS
6 3 (23.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (23.08%) PLM
6 3 (23.08%) JDA
6 3 (23.08%) Pegasus
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) SAP
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 2 (15.38%) UML
7 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (15.38%) RUP
7 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
7 2 (15.38%) IBM
7 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
7 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
7 2 (15.38%) ATG
7 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery

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%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (15.38%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (23.08%) Oracle Payables
3 2 (15.38%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (15.38%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft Financials
General
1 13 (100.00%) Retail
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Business Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Oracle Business Analyst
1 4 (30.77%) Retail Business Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Head of IT
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Business Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Senior Oracle Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Subject Matter Expert
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.69%) IT Director
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Programme Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Middleware
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ERP
2 4 (30.77%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) Demand Forecasting
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) PLM
3 3 (23.08%) Retail Demand Forecasting
3 3 (23.08%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (15.38%) ArchiMate
4 2 (15.38%) BPMN
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2
4 2 (15.38%) RUP
4 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) Technical Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Transition Management
4 2 (15.38%) UML
4 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) MOM
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) JDA
2 3 (23.08%) Pegasus
2 3 (23.08%) SAP
3 2 (15.38%) ATG
3 2 (15.38%) Hyperion
3 2 (15.38%) IBM
3 2 (15.38%) Infor
3 2 (15.38%) JD Edwards
3 2 (15.38%) PeopleSoft