The 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 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 32 36 35
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 16 2 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 3.76% 0.63% 3.05%
As % of the General category 14.04% 2.86% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 6
Average daily rate
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£390 £475 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.89% +15.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £475 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £475 £445
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £390 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.76% +2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £13.00
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +19.23%
Retail
South East

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

General Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
114 70 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 26.76% 22.01% 28.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 41 79
Average daily rate £410 £430 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.65% +4.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £299 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £560 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Average hourly rate £55.00 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.23% -7.14%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

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 27 January 2015.

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 27 January 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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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
Crawley - 6 £300 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (23.81%) hybris
3 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
3 4 (19.05%) Finance
3 4 (19.05%) CRM
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
4 3 (14.29%) JIRA
4 3 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
5 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
5 2 (9.52%) HTML
5 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
5 2 (9.52%) CSS
5 2 (9.52%) SCCM
5 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 2 (9.52%) jQuery
5 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
5 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (9.52%) HTML5
5 2 (9.52%) CSS3
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.76%) Social Media
6 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (4.76%) Lync
6 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (4.76%) User Experience
6 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (4.76%) Lync
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (4.76%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.76%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) SAP CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI-GL
1 1 (4.76%) SAP FI
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (4.76%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.76%) DHCP
2 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.76%) DNS
2 1 (4.76%) SAN
2 1 (4.76%) Intranet
2 1 (4.76%) Internet
2 1 (4.76%) MPLS
2 1 (4.76%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (14.29%) JIRA
2 1 (4.76%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 4 (19.05%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) General Ledger
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 2 (9.52%) Coordinator
3 2 (9.52%) Web Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Break Fix Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Developer
3 2 (9.52%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (4.76%) Service Operations Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SAP FI Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) SAP CO Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Messaging Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Security Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Service Desk Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
4 1 (4.76%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Server Specialist
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) HTML
1 2 (9.52%) CSS
1 2 (9.52%) jQuery
1 2 (9.52%) AngularJS
1 2 (9.52%) HTML5
1 2 (9.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 4 (19.05%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Social Media
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) Windows
1 1 (4.76%) HPUX
1 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 4 (19.05%) Data Modelling
2 4 (19.05%) CRM
2 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Web Development
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Migration
5 1 (4.76%) Business Continuity
5 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
5 1 (4.76%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
5 1 (4.76%) Cash Management
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.76%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.76%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 1 (4.76%) SCOM
2 1 (4.76%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (23.81%) hybris
2 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.76%) Trend Micro
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) HP
3 1 (4.76%) Symantec
3 1 (4.76%) Sophos