Period
to 25 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 25 July 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
East of England > Bedfordshire
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year +3 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 104 79 158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire 15.36% 11.74% 19.90%
As % of the General category 45.81% 37.44% 47.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 89 127
Bedfordshire median daily rate £480 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.05% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £275 £374 £351
90th Percentile £596 £625 £591
East of England median daily rate £450 £428 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% -5.00% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Bedfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - £22.50

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bedfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 227 211 336
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bedfordshire 33.53% 31.35% 42.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 132 238
Bedfordshire median daily rate £454 £450 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.83% - +5.88%
10th Percentile £310 £288 £261
90th Percentile £583 £625 £625
East of England median daily rate £438 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 15 15
Bedfordshire median hourly rate £27.75 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.62% -18.75% +105.13%
10th Percentile £15.21 £7.88 £9.75
90th Percentile £31.58 £48.78 £45.16
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £30.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +16.67% -7.69% +8.33%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Bedfordshire

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bedfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Bedfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Bedfordshire over the 6 months to 25 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Bedfordshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Bedfordshire region over the 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton -3 40 £480 -4.00% 3
Dunstable -1 5 - - 7
Bedford - 2 £458 -
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 43 (41.35%) E-Commerce
2 23 (22.12%) Java
3 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (17.31%) Information Security
5 17 (16.35%) Finance
6 15 (14.42%) Stakeholder Management
6 15 (14.42%) CRM
7 14 (13.46%) TOGAF
8 13 (12.50%) Windows
8 13 (12.50%) JIRA
9 12 (11.54%) Business Analysis
9 12 (11.54%) hybris
9 12 (11.54%) SAP
9 12 (11.54%) Web Services
9 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
10 11 (10.58%) SOA
10 11 (10.58%) ITIL
10 11 (10.58%) Confluence
10 11 (10.58%) Content Management
11 10 (9.62%) Marketing
11 10 (9.62%) Security Architecture
11 10 (9.62%) Waterfall
11 10 (9.62%) B2C
11 10 (9.62%) CISSP
11 10 (9.62%) Security Management
12 9 (8.65%) Project Management
12 9 (8.65%) Oracle
12 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
12 9 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 8 (7.69%) PCI DSS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (10.58%) Confluence
2 6 (5.77%) CMS
3 3 (2.88%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (1.92%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.92%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.96%) Acrobat
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe After Effects
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.96%) CINEMA 4D
2 1 (0.96%) InDesign
2 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 8 (7.69%) SAP Hybris
1 8 (7.69%) Unica
2 1 (0.96%) Data Workbench
2 1 (0.96%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.96%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.77%) Amazon AWS
1 6 (5.77%) Silverpop
2 5 (4.81%) Office 365
3 4 (3.85%) SaaS
3 4 (3.85%) Sauce Labs
4 3 (2.88%) IaaS
4 3 (2.88%) PaaS
5 2 (1.92%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe Analytics
6 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Cloud
6 1 (0.96%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.81%) Internet
2 4 (3.85%) Network Security
3 2 (1.92%) LAN
3 2 (1.92%) Skype
4 1 (0.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.85%) Big Data
1 4 (3.85%) Redis
2 3 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.96%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.96%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 13 (12.50%) JIRA
2 9 (8.65%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
3 5 (4.81%) Ant
3 5 (4.81%) Artifactory
3 5 (4.81%) MSBuild
3 5 (4.81%) Sonatype Nexus
3 5 (4.81%) TeamCity
4 4 (3.85%) Appium
4 4 (3.85%) Bitbucket
4 4 (3.85%) Cucumber
4 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.85%) Protractor
4 4 (3.85%) Selenium
4 4 (3.85%) WebDriver
5 3 (2.88%) Jasmine
6 1 (0.96%) Babel
6 1 (0.96%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.96%) webpack
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 10 (9.62%) Marketing
3 6 (5.77%) Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Advertising
4 4 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
4 4 (3.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.96%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (25.00%) Architect
2 21 (20.19%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (13.46%) Consultant
4 13 (12.50%) Analyst
5 12 (11.54%) Project Manager
6 11 (10.58%) Business Analyst
7 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce Architect
7 10 (9.62%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 10 (9.62%) Security Consultant
8 8 (7.69%) Developer
8 8 (7.69%) Security Architect
9 7 (6.73%) Information Security Consultant
10 5 (4.81%) Programme Manager
11 4 (3.85%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
11 4 (3.85%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 4 (3.85%) IT Manager
11 4 (3.85%) QA Tester
11 4 (3.85%) Service Manager
11 4 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (11.54%) Web Services
2 8 (7.69%) HTML
2 8 (7.69%) JMS
2 8 (7.69%) JPA
3 7 (6.73%) CSS
3 7 (6.73%) Node.js
4 6 (5.77%) .NET
4 6 (5.77%) Dojo
4 6 (5.77%) EJB
4 6 (5.77%) Java EE
4 6 (5.77%) JDBC
4 6 (5.77%) LESS
4 6 (5.77%) REST
4 6 (5.77%) Sass
4 6 (5.77%) Servlets
4 6 (5.77%) SOAP
5 5 (4.81%) React
6 3 (2.88%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (1.92%) Spring
7 2 (1.92%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (6.73%) Management Information System
2 6 (5.77%) RIA
3 4 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 4 (3.85%) Social Media
4 3 (2.88%) EPoS
5 1 (0.96%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.96%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (0.96%) Data Centre
5 1 (0.96%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (0.96%) Internet of Things
5 1 (0.96%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (12.50%) Windows
2 5 (4.81%) Linux
3 4 (3.85%) Android
3 4 (3.85%) Apple iOS
3 4 (3.85%) Mac OS X
4 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (41.35%) E-Commerce
2 22 (21.15%) Agile Software Development
3 18 (17.31%) Information Security
4 15 (14.42%) CRM
4 15 (14.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (13.46%) TOGAF
6 12 (11.54%) Business Analysis
7 11 (10.58%) Content Management
7 11 (10.58%) ITIL
7 11 (10.58%) SOA
8 10 (9.62%) B2C
8 10 (9.62%) Security Architecture
8 10 (9.62%) Security Management
8 10 (9.62%) Waterfall
9 9 (8.65%) Project Management
10 8 (7.69%) Asset Management
10 8 (7.69%) B2B
10 8 (7.69%) PRINCE2
11 7 (6.73%) People Management
11 7 (6.73%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.12%) Java
2 12 (11.54%) JavaScript
3 8 (7.69%) SQL
4 5 (4.81%) Python
4 5 (4.81%) Ruby
5 4 (3.85%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.96%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (9.62%) CISSP
2 6 (5.77%) Degree
3 5 (4.81%) CISA
3 5 (4.81%) CISM
3 5 (4.81%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 4 (3.85%) ISEB
5 2 (1.92%) ISTQB
5 2 (1.92%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (7.69%) PCI DSS
2 6 (5.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (4.81%) COBIT
4 4 (3.85%) QA
5 2 (1.92%) PMO
6 1 (0.96%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (3.85%) Docker
2 3 (2.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (4.81%) Ansible
Vendors
1 12 (11.54%) hybris
1 12 (11.54%) SAP
2 9 (8.65%) Oracle
3 8 (7.69%) IBM
4 6 (5.77%) Pega
5 5 (4.81%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.88%) Adobe
6 3 (2.88%) Lumesse
6 3 (2.88%) Splunk
6 3 (2.88%) TIBCO
7 2 (1.92%) Citrix
7 2 (1.92%) HP
7 2 (1.92%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.96%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.96%) Siebel
8 1 (0.96%) Sun
8 1 (0.96%) Workday
Dunstable, Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £435.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago