The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Warwickshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 33 37 33
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 1.07% 0.90% 1.44%
As % of the General category 3.66% 3.13% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate - £350 £625
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -44.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £398
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
Retail
West Midlands

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

General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
82 96 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 29.29% 28.92% 38.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 37 56
Average daily rate £475 £295 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.01% -15.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £138 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £548 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 11
Average hourly rate £20.00 £30.20 £27.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.77% +9.81%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.30 £11.00 £21.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.95 £33.50 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Warwickshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

Retail
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) EPoS
3 1 (12.50%) MPLS
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco
3 1 (12.50%) CCNP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (12.50%) Firewall
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Warwickshire 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) MPLS
General
1 3 (37.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Security Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Security Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Software Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Software Test Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Cybersecurity
1 3 (37.50%) SOA
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
2 2 (25.00%) Defect Management
2 2 (25.00%) Information Assurance
2 2 (25.00%) Security Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Testing
2 2 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) ERP
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCNP
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco
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