Period
to 24 January 2018

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 6 months to 24 January 2018 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
Tower Hamlets > Canary Wharf
6 months to
24 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 25 28 26
Rank change year-on-year +3 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail 21 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 6.89% 4.50% 5.77%
As % of the General category 9.95% 6.44% 7.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 17
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +29.03%
10th Percentile £438 £471 £263
90th Percentile £738 £713 £725
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £525 £550 £500
% change year-on-year -4.55% +10.00% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Canary Wharf median hourly rate - - -
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate - - -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Canary Wharf
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 211 202 242
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Canary Wharf 69.18% 69.90% 77.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 158 181
Canary Wharf median daily rate £525 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £266 £313 £300
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
Tower Hamlets median daily rate £535 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Canary Wharf median hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -68.42% +90.00% -28.57%
Tower Hamlets median hourly rate £15.00 £47.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -68.42% +90.00% -28.57%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Canary Wharf

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

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

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Canary Wharf

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Canary Wharf over the 6 months to 24 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 24 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Canary Wharf region with a requirement for Retail.

1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (66.67%) C#
4 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
5 11 (52.38%) Scrum
6 10 (47.62%) Java
6 10 (47.62%) Python
7 9 (42.86%) TDD
7 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
7 9 (42.86%) Kanban
7 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
7 9 (42.86%) Open Source
7 9 (42.86%) User Stories
7 9 (42.86%) TensorFlow
8 8 (38.10%) Analytics
8 8 (38.10%) Machine Learning
8 8 (38.10%) C
9 7 (33.33%) C++
9 7 (33.33%) .NET
9 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
9 7 (33.33%) XML
9 7 (33.33%) Linux
9 7 (33.33%) Apache
9 7 (33.33%) MVC
9 7 (33.33%) Pair Programming
9 7 (33.33%) NUnit
9 7 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
9 7 (33.33%) Neural Network
9 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
9 7 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS

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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (33.33%) Apache
1 7 (33.33%) Apache Spark
1 7 (33.33%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 7 (33.33%) Chatbot
2 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Summit
2 1 (4.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 7 (33.33%) Dialogflow
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.76%) SAP BW
3 1 (4.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 7 (33.33%) NUnit
2 5 (23.81%) Jasmine
3 4 (19.05%) Git (software)
3 4 (19.05%) ReSharper
3 4 (19.05%) Selenium
3 4 (19.05%) SpecFlow
3 4 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio
4 2 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 21 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Games
3 1 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Retail Banking
3 1 (4.76%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) C# Developer
1 7 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior C# Software Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Senior Software Developer
1 7 (33.33%) Software Developer
2 6 (28.57%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Agile C# Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Agile Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Senior Agile Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Agile .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior .NET Software Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
4 3 (14.29%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (42.86%) TensorFlow
2 7 (33.33%) .NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 7 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (33.33%) Django
2 7 (33.33%) Entity Framework
2 7 (33.33%) MXNet
2 7 (33.33%) Natural Language Processing
2 7 (33.33%) React Native
2 7 (33.33%) REST
2 7 (33.33%) Theano
2 7 (33.33%) XML
3 5 (23.81%) Code First Entity Framework
4 4 (19.05%) .NET Framework
4 4 (19.05%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
1 3 (14.29%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (9.52%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (4.76%) Algorithms
3 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (33.33%) Android
1 7 (33.33%) Apple iOS
1 7 (33.33%) Linux
1 7 (33.33%) Nucleus RTOS
2 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (76.19%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (52.38%) Scrum
3 9 (42.86%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (42.86%) Kanban
3 9 (42.86%) Open Source
3 9 (42.86%) TDD
3 9 (42.86%) Test Automation
3 9 (42.86%) User Stories
4 8 (38.10%) Analytics
4 8 (38.10%) Machine Learning
5 7 (33.33%) Artificial Intelligence
5 7 (33.33%) BDD
5 7 (33.33%) DevOps
5 7 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (33.33%) Extreme Programming
5 7 (33.33%) MVC
5 7 (33.33%) Neural Network
5 7 (33.33%) Pair Programming
5 7 (33.33%) Software Engineering
5 7 (33.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 14 (66.67%) C#
2 12 (57.14%) JavaScript
3 10 (47.62%) Java
3 10 (47.62%) Python
4 8 (38.10%) C
5 7 (33.33%) C++
6 5 (23.81%) SQL
7 3 (14.29%) R
8 1 (4.76%) Apple Swift
8 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
8 1 (4.76%) Scala
8 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (23.81%) PMP
2 3 (14.29%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Numerate Degree
3 1 (4.76%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Alteryx
2 2 (9.52%) Databricks
3 1 (4.76%) Cognos
3 1 (4.76%) SAP
3 1 (4.76%) Tableau