The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 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 West Sussex 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 42 43 22
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -21
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 2 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 1.63% 0.51% 4.72%
As % of the General category 6.98% 3.08% 15.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 19
Average daily rate
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£290 £400 £378
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.50% +5.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £400 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.89 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.26% +12.50%
General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
86 65 182
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 23.43% 16.46% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 42 113
Average daily rate £350 £400 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +9.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £303 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 7
Average hourly rate £15.10 £23.21 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-34.96% -22.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.99 £21.20 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £40.75 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.25 £22.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-1.11% -16.66%
Retail
South East

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

Retail
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 29 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
Gatwick - 2 £425 -
Haywards Heath - 2 £288 -
Crawley - - - - 4
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 (35.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (20.00%) Marketing
4 3 (15.00%) Business Development
4 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 3 (15.00%) ISEB
4 3 (15.00%) EDI
4 3 (15.00%) SAP
4 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (15.00%) Smart Meter
4 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) IIBA
4 3 (15.00%) EDIFACT
4 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
4 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
4 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (10.00%) B2C
5 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (10.00%) Banking
6 1 (5.00%) Document Management
6 1 (5.00%) Nessus
6 1 (5.00%) CEH
6 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Sussex 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 1 (5.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Office
1 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 3 (15.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.00%) SAN
2 1 (5.00%) Firewall
2 1 (5.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 6 (30.00%) Finance
2 4 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 4 (20.00%) Marketing
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
4 2 (10.00%) Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Retail Banking
5 1 (5.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
1 5 (25.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Sales Executive
3 3 (15.00%) Commercial Executive
4 2 (10.00%) SAP EDI Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (10.00%) Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Systems Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) SAP Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) EDI Consultant
5 1 (5.00%) EDI Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.00%) EDI
1 3 (15.00%) EDIFACT
2 1 (5.00%) SAP ALE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (15.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
2 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.00%) Windows
1 1 (5.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (35.00%) E-Commerce
1 7 (35.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (30.00%) PRINCE2
2 6 (30.00%) Project Management
3 3 (15.00%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (15.00%) Business Development
3 3 (15.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (15.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (10.00%) B2C
5 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
5 1 (5.00%) Migration
5 1 (5.00%) ITIL
5 1 (5.00%) Resource Management
5 1 (5.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.00%) Data Mapping
5 1 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (5.00%) Information Security
5 1 (5.00%) Document Management
5 1 (5.00%) Penetration Testing
5 1 (5.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
1 1 (5.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.00%) ISEB
1 3 (15.00%) IIBA
1 3 (15.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Dell Certification
3 1 (5.00%) CEH
3 1 (5.00%) Degree
3 1 (5.00%) DCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CISSP
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (5.00%) MCP
3 1 (5.00%) MCSE
3 1 (5.00%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) Nessus
1 1 (5.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) SAP
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) Dell
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee
3 1 (5.00%) BT
3 1 (5.00%) Qualys
3 1 (5.00%) Cisco
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