Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 24 24 13
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +18
Contract jobs citing Retail 61 51 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 7.94% 6.36% 8.90%
As % of the General category 33.33% 17.17% 31.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 42 27
Coventry median daily rate £413 £275 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -32.93% +0.92%
10th Percentile £268 £105 £280
90th Percentile £495 £449 £480
West Midlands median daily rate £389 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -2.81% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Coventry median hourly rate - - £10.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 - £14.00

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 183 297 203
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Coventry 23.83% 37.03% 28.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 210 102
Coventry median daily rate £413 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% +9.68% +10.71%
10th Percentile £272 £290 £250
90th Percentile £558 £538 £540
West Midlands median daily rate £413 £413 £400
% change year-on-year - +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 10
Coventry median hourly rate £27.50 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +71.88% -4.48% -33.21%
10th Percentile £22.55 £14.70 £12.05
90th Percentile £32.37 £33.60 £37.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £27.00 £21.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +25.58% +7.50% -30.66%

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 22 April 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 22 April 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 Coventry region with a requirement for Retail.

1 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
2 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) Migration
3 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
5 7 (11.48%) Smart Meter
5 7 (11.48%) Product Management
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.84%) SAP
7 5 (8.20%) C#
7 5 (8.20%) Banking
7 5 (8.20%) Finance
7 5 (8.20%) Automotive
8 4 (6.56%) Change Management
8 4 (6.56%) SAP Retail
8 4 (6.56%) Capita
8 4 (6.56%) OO
8 4 (6.56%) Web Services
8 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 4 (6.56%) Customer Insight
8 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
8 4 (6.56%) User Experience
9 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
9 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
9 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
9 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
9 3 (4.92%) BDD
9 3 (4.92%) Test Automation

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 2 (3.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.64%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (1.64%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (6.56%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.64%) Magento
2 1 (1.64%) NetSuite
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Payroll
2 1 (1.64%) SAP MM
2 1 (1.64%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.28%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.28%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.28%) FTP
1 2 (3.28%) HTTPS
1 2 (3.28%) LAN
1 2 (3.28%) VoIP
1 2 (3.28%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database
1 2 (3.28%) Oracle Database 12c
2 1 (1.64%) DB2
2 1 (1.64%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.92%) Cucumber
1 3 (4.92%) HP UFT
1 3 (4.92%) Selenium
1 3 (4.92%) SpecFlow
2 2 (3.28%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.28%) JIRA
3 1 (1.64%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.64%) Grunt
3 1 (1.64%) gulp
General
1 5 (8.20%) Automotive
1 5 (8.20%) Banking
1 5 (8.20%) Finance
2 3 (4.92%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.28%) Games
4 1 (1.64%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (18.03%) Product Manager
2 10 (16.39%) Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Business Analyst
3 8 (13.11%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Consultant
4 4 (6.56%) Delivery Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Developer
4 4 (6.56%) Digital Delivery Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Digital Product Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Digital Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Mobile Project Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Web Manager
4 4 (6.56%) Web Project Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Architect
5 3 (4.92%) Automation Test Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Change Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Oracle Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) Programme Manager
5 3 (4.92%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (6.56%) Web Services
2 2 (3.28%) .NET
2 2 (3.28%) .NET Framework
2 2 (3.28%) Middleware
2 2 (3.28%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (3.28%) React
2 2 (3.28%) SAP ALE
2 2 (3.28%) WSDL
2 2 (3.28%) XML
2 2 (3.28%) XSD
2 2 (3.28%) XSL
3 1 (1.64%) Ajax
3 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.64%) CSS
3 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
3 1 (1.64%) HTML
3 1 (1.64%) jQuery
3 1 (1.64%) ODBC
3 1 (1.64%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.75%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (11.48%) Smart Meter
3 4 (6.56%) Mobile App
3 4 (6.56%) User Experience
4 2 (3.28%) AS400
4 2 (3.28%) iSeries
5 1 (1.64%) Animation
5 1 (1.64%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.28%) Linux
2 1 (1.64%) Android
2 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
2 1 (1.64%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.31%) E-Commerce
2 12 (19.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (14.75%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (14.75%) Migration
4 8 (13.11%) Project Management
5 7 (11.48%) Product Management
5 7 (11.48%) Scrum
6 6 (9.84%) Business Analysis
7 4 (6.56%) Change Management
7 4 (6.56%) Customer Insight
7 4 (6.56%) OO
7 4 (6.56%) Waterfall
8 3 (4.92%) BDD
8 3 (4.92%) Data Migration
8 3 (4.92%) Functional Testing
8 3 (4.92%) Logistics
8 3 (4.92%) Process Improvement
8 3 (4.92%) Programme Management
8 3 (4.92%) Test Automation
8 3 (4.92%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.20%) C#
2 3 (4.92%) Java
2 3 (4.92%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.92%) VB
2 3 (4.92%) VBScript
3 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
3 2 (3.28%) Python
4 1 (1.64%) PHP
4 1 (1.64%) R
4 1 (1.64%) RPG
4 1 (1.64%) RPG III
4 1 (1.64%) RPG/400
4 1 (1.64%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.92%) Degree
2 1 (1.64%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.64%) PMP
2 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.64%) GDPR
2 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.28%) Ansible
1 2 (3.28%) Kubernetes
1 2 (3.28%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (3.28%) Puppet
1 2 (3.28%) Terraform
Vendors
1 6 (9.84%) SAP
2 4 (6.56%) Capita
3 3 (4.92%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.92%) Oracle
4 2 (3.28%) BT
4 2 (3.28%) IBM
5 1 (1.64%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.64%) WooCommerce