The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Warrington region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Warrington 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 23 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 2.31% - -
As % of the General category 6.67% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £386
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
General Category
Warrington
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 71 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warrington 34.68% 45.22% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 14 6
Average daily rate £450 £363 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £12.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -58.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail
Cheshire

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Warrington region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Warrington

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Warrington

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Warrington

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warrington

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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 4 (57.14%) Back Office
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) ServiceCenter
2 3 (42.86%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) MCP
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) SLA
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) OpenView
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Intranet
2 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
2 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Migration
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Billing
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) SEO
4 1 (14.29%) CSG Singleview
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Warrington by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Warrington 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.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) CSG Singleview
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (57.14%) Back Office
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Business Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Test Consultant
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Service Management
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 2 (28.57%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (14.29%) SEO
3 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 3 (42.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) SLA
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) ServiceCenter
1 3 (42.86%) OpenView
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 3 (42.86%) HP