Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Coventry. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands > Coventry
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 10 18
Rank change year-on-year -17 +8 +21
Contract jobs citing Retail 53 110 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.06% 11.19% 7.36%
As % of the General category 23.35% 32.64% 22.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 66 48
Coventry median daily rate £325 £351 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% -45.96% +52.94%
10th Percentile £208 £105 £356
90th Percentile £487 £473 £700
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £423
% change year-on-year - -11.24% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Coventry median hourly rate - £11.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -31.34% -46.83%
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +278.26% -17.86% +43.59%

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 Coventry with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Coventry
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 227 337 234
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 30.23% 34.28% 32.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 222 143
Coventry median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +8.97% +4.00%
10th Percentile £256 £294 £259
90th Percentile £553 £564 £623
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 12 20
Coventry median hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.42% -25.30% -34.13%
10th Percentile £18.73 £14.55 £15.00
90th Percentile £43.53 £29.98 £43.88
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.50 £21.34 £25.66
% change year-on-year +33.55% -16.84% -14.47%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Coventry

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Coventry

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Coventry

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Coventry

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Coventry over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Coventry

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Coventry

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Coventry

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Retail.

1 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
2 13 (24.53%) SAP
3 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (16.98%) Finance
4 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 9 (16.98%) SAP Retail
4 9 (16.98%) User Experience
5 8 (15.09%) Migration
6 7 (13.21%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (11.32%) SAP ALE
7 6 (11.32%) Automotive
7 6 (11.32%) IBM
8 5 (9.43%) Web Services
8 5 (9.43%) C#
8 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
8 5 (9.43%) JIRA
8 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
8 5 (9.43%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
8 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
8 5 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
8 5 (9.43%) IBM BigFix
9 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
9 4 (7.55%) BDD
9 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
9 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
9 4 (7.55%) Capita
9 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
9 4 (7.55%) Selenium

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Coventry 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 1 (1.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (1.89%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Photoshop
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (16.98%) SAP Retail
2 3 (5.66%) SAP SD
3 2 (3.77%) SAP MM
4 1 (1.89%) Magento
4 1 (1.89%) NetSuite
4 1 (1.89%) SAP CAR
4 1 (1.89%) SAP POS DM
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.77%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.89%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.89%) DB2
1 1 (1.89%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (1.89%) SAP Data Services
1 1 (1.89%) SAP HANA
1 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) JIRA
2 4 (7.55%) Cucumber
2 4 (7.55%) HP UFT
2 4 (7.55%) Selenium
2 4 (7.55%) SpecFlow
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) Grunt
3 1 (1.89%) gulp
General
1 9 (16.98%) Finance
2 6 (11.32%) Automotive
3 3 (5.66%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.77%) Marketing
4 2 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (18.87%) Analyst
2 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
3 5 (9.43%) Designer
3 5 (9.43%) UI Designer
4 4 (7.55%) Automation Test Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Delivery Project Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Developer
4 4 (7.55%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Digital Project Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Mobile Project Manager
4 4 (7.55%) SAP Consultant
4 4 (7.55%) Test Analyst
4 4 (7.55%) Web Manager
4 4 (7.55%) Web Project Manager
5 2 (3.77%) Data Migration Lead
5 2 (3.77%) Programme Manager
5 2 (3.77%) SAP Data Migration Lead
5 2 (3.77%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.32%) SAP ALE
2 5 (9.43%) Web Services
3 2 (3.77%) CSS
3 2 (3.77%) HTML
4 1 (1.89%) .NET
4 1 (1.89%) .NET Framework
4 1 (1.89%) Ajax
4 1 (1.89%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.89%) IDoc
4 1 (1.89%) jQuery
4 1 (1.89%) React
4 1 (1.89%) React Native
4 1 (1.89%) Sass
4 1 (1.89%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) User Experience
2 5 (9.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.89%) Animation
4 1 (1.89%) AS400
4 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.89%) Driving Licence
4 1 (1.89%) FMCG
4 1 (1.89%) iSeries
4 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.77%) Android
2 1 (1.89%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (37.74%) E-Commerce
2 11 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.98%) Scrum
4 8 (15.09%) Migration
5 7 (13.21%) SAP Implementation
6 5 (9.43%) Data Migration
6 5 (9.43%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.43%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (7.55%) BDD
7 4 (7.55%) Functional Testing
7 4 (7.55%) Test Automation
8 3 (5.66%) Change Management
8 3 (5.66%) CRM
8 3 (5.66%) ETL
8 3 (5.66%) Logistics
8 3 (5.66%) Use Case
8 3 (5.66%) Waterfall
9 2 (3.77%) ERP
9 2 (3.77%) OO
9 2 (3.77%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.43%) C#
2 4 (7.55%) Java
2 4 (7.55%) VB
2 4 (7.55%) VBScript
3 3 (5.66%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.89%) PHP
4 1 (1.89%) R
4 1 (1.89%) RPG
4 1 (1.89%) RPG III
4 1 (1.89%) RPG/400
4 1 (1.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.77%) Degree
1 2 (3.77%) PMI Certification
1 2 (3.77%) PMP
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
2 1 (1.89%) PMO
Systems Management
1 5 (9.43%) IBM BigFix
1 5 (9.43%) Tivoli
1 5 (9.43%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 13 (24.53%) SAP
2 6 (11.32%) IBM
3 4 (7.55%) Capita
4 2 (3.77%) Microsoft
5 1 (1.89%) Adobe
5 1 (1.89%) Oracle
5 1 (1.89%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.89%) WooCommerce