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 4 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 53 38 41
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 7 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.41% 1.89% 0.50%
As % of the General category 1.57% 8.05% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
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£273 £289 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.70% -27.75%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.89 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -49.49%
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
127 87 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 25.81% 23.51% 16.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 83 68 44
Average daily rate £408 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £239 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £534 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 6
Average hourly rate £13.23 £15.10 £23.21
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.38% -34.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £13.99 £21.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.70 £16.20 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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
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 4 August 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
Crawley - 1 £325 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) hybris
2 5 (35.71%) User Experience
3 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) MS Project
4 3 (21.43%) Android
4 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
4 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
5 2 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 2 (14.29%) CRM
5 2 (14.29%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Finance
5 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (14.29%) ATG
6 1 (7.14%) Clustering
6 1 (7.14%) MCP
6 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) Windows
6 1 (7.14%) HPUX
6 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
6 1 (7.14%) Banking
6 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
6 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (7.14%) CCTV
6 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
6 1 (7.14%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) WFM
6 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.14%) Lync
1 1 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Project
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) DHCP
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
1 1 (7.14%) DNS
1 1 (7.14%) SAN
1 1 (7.14%) Internet
1 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (7.14%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (21.43%) UX Designer
2 3 (21.43%) Designer
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV Developer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Senior Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (7.14%) Navision Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Mobile App
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) Clustering
3 1 (7.14%) CCTV
3 1 (7.14%) FMCG
3 1 (7.14%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Android
1 3 (21.43%) Apple iOS
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) Windows
2 1 (7.14%) HPUX
2 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) E-Commerce
2 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
4 1 (7.14%) ERP
4 1 (7.14%) B2C
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.14%) Project Planning
4 1 (7.14%) WFM
4 1 (7.14%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (7.14%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.14%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) MCP
1 1 (7.14%) PMP
1 1 (7.14%) PMI Certification
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (7.14%) ISA Server
1 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
1 1 (7.14%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 5 (35.71%) hybris
2 2 (14.29%) ATG
2 2 (14.29%) SAP
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) HP