The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 April 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
London / Canary Wharf
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 23 22 22
Rank change year-on-year -1 0  
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 1.54% 3.05% 5.30%
As % of the General category 2.02% 4.40% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Median daily rate - £475 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.52%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +23.07% -32.46%  

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 Canary Wharf with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 99 91 95
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Canary Wharf 76.15% 69.47% 71.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 77 64
Median daily rate £573 £493 £520
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.24% -5.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £351 £420
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £701 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £29.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.27% +132.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% +16.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Canary Wharf citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Canary Wharf

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Retail.

1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) Banking
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
2 4 (33.33%) Finance
3 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
4 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
4 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
4 1 (8.33%) User Experience
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (8.33%) PayPal
4 1 (8.33%) Fintech
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Canary Wharf 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:

General
1 4 (33.33%) Banking
1 4 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Implementation Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Implementation Manager
1 3 (25.00%) Senior Manager
2 2 (16.67%) Business Manager
2 2 (16.67%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Designer
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Digital Business Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Mobile Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Payments Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Fintech
1 1 (8.33%) Mobile Payment
1 1 (8.33%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (33.33%) DevOps
3 3 (25.00%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (8.33%) B2B
4 1 (8.33%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (8.33%) Prototyping
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Wireframes
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) BC Cleared
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) PayPal