Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 November 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
England > East Midlands
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 20 22 20
Rank change year-on-year +2 -2 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 240 231 236
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.45% 7.02% 7.46%
As % of the General category 22.43% 19.97% 21.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 174 177
East Midlands median daily rate £390 £310 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.81% -22.50% -
10th Percentile £204 £105 £230
90th Percentile £550 £512 £513
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.53% +95.45% +4.76%
10th Percentile £21.78 £20.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £32.00 £22.25 £11.50
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.50% +1.81% +13.96%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1070 1157 1084
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 33.23% 35.15% 34.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 688 796 698
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £235 £224 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 30 37
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £14.80 £12.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.34% +16.06% +21.43%
10th Percentile £8.53 £8.69 £9.62
90th Percentile £45.09 £43.30 £40.55
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the East Midlands region over the 6 months to 23 November 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
Leicestershire +3 78 £340 +23.64% 16
Nottinghamshire -18 57 £450 +12.50% 13
Derbyshire +18 33 £220 -8.33%
Northamptonshire -14 21 £475 +265.38% 6
Lincolnshire -4 3 £105 - 6
Rutland - 2 £356 -
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Retail.

1 77 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 51 (21.25%) Finance
3 40 (16.67%) HTML
3 40 (16.67%) CSS
4 39 (16.25%) JavaScript
4 39 (16.25%) jQuery
4 39 (16.25%) HTML5
4 39 (16.25%) CSS3
5 37 (15.42%) Front End Development
5 37 (15.42%) E-Commerce
6 36 (15.00%) Business Analysis
7 35 (14.58%) SQL Server
8 32 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
9 31 (12.92%) SAP
9 31 (12.92%) Project Management
10 30 (12.50%) Oracle
10 30 (12.50%) React
11 28 (11.67%) .NET
12 27 (11.25%) C#
12 27 (11.25%) Test Automation
13 26 (10.83%) SQL
14 25 (10.42%) Java
15 22 (9.17%) Adobe
15 22 (9.17%) Git (software)
16 21 (8.75%) User Experience
17 20 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
17 20 (8.33%) Linux
18 19 (7.92%) Manufacturing
18 19 (7.92%) Node.js
18 19 (7.92%) Sass

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 16 (6.67%) CMS
2 2 (0.83%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (0.83%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.42%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.42%) Apache
3 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
3 1 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.42%) Drupal
3 1 (0.42%) IIS
3 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (8.33%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Project
5 1 (0.42%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.42%) InDesign
5 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.42%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 10 (4.17%) SAP Retail
2 6 (2.50%) Oracle 11i
3 4 (1.67%) SAP Hybris
4 3 (1.25%) NetSuite
4 3 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
4 3 (1.25%) SAP CO
4 3 (1.25%) SAP FI
4 3 (1.25%) SAP FI/CO
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Cash Management
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle iProcurement
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Payables
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Receivables
5 2 (0.83%) Oracle Retail
5 2 (0.83%) SAP SD
6 1 (0.42%) Maximo
6 1 (0.42%) Oracle Financials
6 1 (0.42%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (1.67%) SaaS
2 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
3 1 (0.42%) Azure Data Factory
3 1 (0.42%) IaaS
3 1 (0.42%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (1.67%) MPLS
2 3 (1.25%) BGP
2 3 (1.25%) Ethernet
2 3 (1.25%) L2TP
2 3 (1.25%) OSPF
2 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.83%) VLAN
4 1 (0.42%) Firewall
4 1 (0.42%) Internet
4 1 (0.42%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.42%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 35 (14.58%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.17%) Oracle Database
2 10 (4.17%) Relational Database
3 9 (3.75%) Big Data
3 9 (3.75%) Oracle Database 10g
3 9 (3.75%) Oracle Reports
3 9 (3.75%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2014
7 3 (1.25%) SQL Server 2016
8 2 (0.83%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (0.42%) MS Access
9 1 (0.42%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.42%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.42%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 22 (9.17%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.42%) Selenium
3 12 (5.00%) WebDriver
4 7 (2.92%) JIRA
5 2 (0.83%) ProC
5 2 (0.83%) Visual Website Optimizer
6 1 (0.42%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.42%) Jenkins
6 1 (0.42%) PHPUnit
6 1 (0.42%) Protractor
6 1 (0.42%) SoapUI
6 1 (0.42%) Subversion
6 1 (0.42%) Talend Open Studio
6 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.42%) Xcode
General
1 51 (21.25%) Finance
2 19 (7.92%) Manufacturing
3 10 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
4 8 (3.33%) Publishing
4 8 (3.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.50%) Banking
6 4 (1.67%) Marketing
7 2 (0.83%) Back Office
7 2 (0.83%) Billing
7 2 (0.83%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.42%) Games
8 1 (0.42%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.42%) Legal
8 1 (0.42%) Local Government
8 1 (0.42%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 75 (31.25%) Analyst
2 59 (24.58%) Developer
3 42 (17.50%) Business Analyst
4 25 (10.42%) Architect
4 25 (10.42%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 23 (9.58%) Project Manager
6 22 (9.17%) HTML Developer
6 22 (9.17%) JavaScript Developer
7 21 (8.75%) HTML CSS Developer
8 15 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
9 14 (5.83%) Support Analyst
9 14 (5.83%) Test Analyst
10 13 (5.42%) .NET Developer
11 12 (5.00%) Applications Support
11 12 (5.00%) Applications Support Analyst
11 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
11 12 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.00%) C# Developer
12 11 (4.58%) Automation Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 40 (16.67%) CSS
1 40 (16.67%) HTML
2 39 (16.25%) CSS3
2 39 (16.25%) HTML5
2 39 (16.25%) jQuery
3 30 (12.50%) React
4 28 (11.67%) .NET
5 19 (7.92%) Node.js
5 19 (7.92%) Sass
6 14 (5.83%) Web Services
7 12 (5.00%) .NET Core
7 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET
7 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (2.08%) AngularJS
9 4 (1.67%) Middleware
9 4 (1.67%) Razor View Engine
9 4 (1.67%) Struts
10 2 (0.83%) Ajax
10 2 (0.83%) PRADO
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.75%) User Experience
2 15 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.92%) EPoS
5 5 (2.08%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (1.25%) Clustering
6 3 (1.25%) Data Centre
6 3 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.25%) Replication
7 2 (0.83%) Graphic Design
7 2 (0.83%) Mobile App
7 2 (0.83%) Reference Data
8 1 (0.42%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.42%) CMDB
8 1 (0.42%) DataPower
8 1 (0.42%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.42%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.42%) FMCG
8 1 (0.42%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (8.33%) Linux
2 18 (7.50%) Unix
2 18 (7.50%) Windows
3 6 (2.50%) HPUX
4 2 (0.83%) AIX
4 2 (0.83%) Android
4 2 (0.83%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.42%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 77 (32.08%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (15.42%) E-Commerce
2 37 (15.42%) Front End Development
3 36 (15.00%) Business Analysis
4 32 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
5 31 (12.92%) Project Management
6 27 (11.25%) Test Automation
7 17 (7.08%) MVC
8 16 (6.67%) ERP
8 16 (6.67%) Migration
8 16 (6.67%) Scrum
9 15 (6.25%) Analytics
9 15 (6.25%) BDD
10 14 (5.83%) Continuous Integration
10 14 (5.83%) Re-Platforming
11 13 (5.42%) DevOps
11 13 (5.42%) Unit Testing
12 12 (5.00%) Change Management
12 12 (5.00%) Multichannel Retail
12 12 (5.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 39 (16.25%) JavaScript
2 27 (11.25%) C#
3 26 (10.83%) SQL
4 25 (10.42%) Java
5 9 (3.75%) PL/SQL
6 4 (1.67%) Scala
6 4 (1.67%) T-SQL
7 3 (1.25%) PowerShell
8 2 (0.83%) C++
8 2 (0.83%) PHP
8 2 (0.83%) Python
8 2 (0.83%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.83%) VBA
9 1 (0.42%) ABAP
9 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
9 1 (0.42%) Perl
9 1 (0.42%) R
9 1 (0.42%) VB
9 1 (0.42%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.42%) VB6
Qualifications
1 11 (4.58%) ISEB
1 11 (4.58%) ISTQB
2 5 (2.08%) Degree
3 2 (0.83%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.83%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.42%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (0.42%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (0.42%) HNC
4 1 (0.42%) IIBA
4 1 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.42%) MBA
4 1 (0.42%) OCP
4 1 (0.42%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.92%) PMO
2 4 (1.67%) QA
3 3 (1.25%) SLA
4 2 (0.83%) GDPR
5 1 (0.42%) 21 CFR Part 11
5 1 (0.42%) CDISC
5 1 (0.42%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.42%) GxP
5 1 (0.42%) HL7
5 1 (0.42%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (0.83%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (12.92%) SAP
2 30 (12.50%) Oracle
3 22 (9.17%) Adobe
4 10 (4.17%) Microsoft
5 9 (3.75%) hybris
6 5 (2.08%) Infor
7 4 (1.67%) Cisco
8 3 (1.25%) Google
8 3 (1.25%) IBM
8 3 (1.25%) JDA
8 3 (1.25%) Juniper
8 3 (1.25%) Twitter
9 2 (0.83%) Apple
9 2 (0.83%) ATG
9 2 (0.83%) HP
9 2 (0.83%) Optimizely
9 2 (0.83%) Pega
9 2 (0.83%) Qubit
9 2 (0.83%) RedGate
9 2 (0.83%) Retek