The first 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 25 July 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 Warwickshire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 20 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 18 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 5.94% 0.87% 3.19%
As % of the General category 19.35% 3.28% 11.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 2
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £469
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -14.66%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.55 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.89 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.26% +12.50%
General Category
Warwickshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
93 61 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Warwickshire 30.69% 26.64% 28.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 26 27
Average daily rate £375 £325 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% +14.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £100 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 5
Average hourly rate £19.50 £12.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+56.00% -59.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £11.00 £22.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.78 £26.50 £38.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail
West Midlands

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
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 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Nuneaton - 2 - -
Stratford-upon-Avon - - - -
Warwick - - - - 2
Leamington Spa - - - -
Retail
West Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Warwickshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 23 (76.67%) E-Commerce
2 21 (70.00%) ATG
3 19 (63.33%) UML
3 19 (63.33%) Workflow
4 4 (13.33%) HTML5
4 4 (13.33%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
5 3 (10.00%) SAP
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 3 (10.00%) Automotive
5 3 (10.00%) CSS3
5 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
5 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (10.00%) Marketing
6 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
6 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
6 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.67%) CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Project Management
6 2 (6.67%) SAP CRM
6 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.33%) Subversion
7 1 (3.33%) Logistics
7 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
7 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
7 1 (3.33%) Ajax
7 1 (3.33%) Google
7 1 (3.33%) Cocoa
7 1 (3.33%) Objective-C

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Warwickshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 2 (6.67%) SAP CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) SQLite
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Eclipse
1 1 (3.33%) Subversion
General
1 3 (10.00%) Automotive
1 3 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (73.33%) Analyst
1 22 (73.33%) Business Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (10.00%) Front-End Developer
3 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 2 (6.67%) Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) UAT Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Test Manager
5 1 (3.33%) DBA
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (3.33%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) E-Commerce Manager
5 1 (3.33%) CRM Manager
5 1 (3.33%) UAT Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) HTML
1 4 (13.33%) HTML5
2 3 (10.00%) CSS3
2 3 (10.00%) Backbone.js
2 3 (10.00%) CSS
3 1 (3.33%) SOAP
3 1 (3.33%) Web Services
3 1 (3.33%) XML
3 1 (3.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (3.33%) Ajax
3 1 (3.33%) JSON
3 1 (3.33%) jQuery
3 1 (3.33%) Cocoa Touch
3 1 (3.33%) UIKit
3 1 (3.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (3.33%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.33%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.33%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (76.67%) E-Commerce
2 19 (63.33%) UML
2 19 (63.33%) Workflow
3 3 (10.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 2 (6.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.67%) CRM
4 2 (6.67%) Project Management
4 2 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.33%) Logistics
5 1 (3.33%) Software Engineering
5 1 (3.33%) Business Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Change Management
5 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.33%) Time Management
5 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
5 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) ISEB
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) QA
Vendors
1 21 (70.00%) ATG
2 3 (10.00%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Google