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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 25 30 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 13 14 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 3.37% 3.83% 1.25%
As % of the General category 9.63% 13.21% 5.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 1
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£330 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +6.25%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.14% +4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £33.55 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.96 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.31% -57.50%
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
135 106 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 34.97% 28.96% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 54 31
Average daily rate £400 £380 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +26.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £255 £102
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 9 7
Average hourly rate £31.44 £19.50 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+61.23% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.69 £18.00 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.86 £44.00 £21.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.22
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +8.03%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Warwickshire region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Rugby - 3 £475 -
Warwick - 1 - - 3
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 7 (33.33%) EPoS
2 6 (28.57%) ERP
3 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
3 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
3 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
4 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
5 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) ISEB
5 3 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (14.29%) SAP
5 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
5 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 3 (14.29%) Coaching
5 3 (14.29%) SAP PI
5 3 (14.29%) V-Model
5 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
5 3 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
6 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
6 2 (9.52%) FMCG
6 2 (9.52%) Lync
6 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
6 2 (9.52%) Windows
6 2 (9.52%) Migration
7 1 (4.76%) Firewall
7 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
7 1 (4.76%) Finance

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) MPLS
1 1 (4.76%) Firewall
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.76%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.76%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 5 (23.81%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
5 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) DBA
6 1 (4.76%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.76%) Lead Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (4.76%) ERP Manager
6 1 (4.76%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (14.29%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 7 (33.33%) EPoS
2 2 (9.52%) FMCG
3 1 (4.76%) DataPower
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 2 (9.52%) Windows
1 2 (9.52%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) ERP
2 5 (23.81%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Software Testing
2 5 (23.81%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Security Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Information Assurance
3 4 (19.05%) Resource Management
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Waterfall
4 3 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 3 (14.29%) Coaching
4 3 (14.29%) V-Model
5 2 (9.52%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (9.52%) Data Migration
5 2 (9.52%) Migration
6 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.76%) Project Management
6 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
6 1 (4.76%) Product Management
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB
1 3 (14.29%) ISEB Practitioner
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB
1 3 (14.29%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.76%) CCNP
Vendors
1 3 (14.29%) SAP
1 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (4.76%) IBM
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle