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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 19 May 2022 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
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 39 26 16
Rank change year-on-year -13 -10 +10
Contract jobs citing Retail 56 52 90
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East Midlands 4.05% 5.56% 8.01%
As % of the General category 8.18% 10.97% 17.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 18 45
10th Percentile £341 £275 £170
25th Percentile £401 £303 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £450 £380 £375
Median % change year-on-year +18.42% +1.33% -2.60%
75th Percentile £538 £427 £475
90th Percentile £605 £553 £605
England median daily rate £525 £500 £450
% change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £12.00
England median hourly rate £16.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year +17.86% -3.45% -7.72%

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 685 474 529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 49.49% 50.70% 47.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 491 301 311
10th Percentile £200 £105 £130
25th Percentile £319 £265 £306
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £440 £380 £400
Median % change year-on-year +15.79% -5.00% +3.23%
75th Percentile £520 £488 £488
90th Percentile £606 £630 £600
England median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 34 34
10th Percentile £9.62 £9.52 £11.00
25th Percentile £15.00 £10.40 £11.53
Median hourly rate £23.00 £14.00 £12.24
Median % change year-on-year +64.29% +14.43% -9.37%
75th Percentile £35.00 £22.21 £23.31
90th Percentile - £47.42 £48.57
England median hourly rate £21.75 £22.00 £19.71
% change year-on-year -1.14% +11.62% +5.12%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion 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

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Retail in the East Midlands.

Daily rate trend for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Retail in the East Midlands over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Retail in the East Midlands

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Retail in the East Midlands.

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 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Leicestershire +1 24 £440 +51.72% 11
Nottinghamshire -8 18 £525 +5.00% 22
Northamptonshire -10 10 £413 -2.94% 15
Derbyshire - 3 £513 - 7
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for Retail.

1 27 (48.21%) Agile
2 19 (33.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (32.14%) E-Commerce
4 14 (25.00%) SDLC
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
5 10 (17.86%) Social Skills
6 9 (16.07%) Project Delivery
6 9 (16.07%) Finance
6 9 (16.07%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) SQL
7 8 (14.29%) DevOps
8 7 (12.50%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Web Development
9 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.71%) Azure
10 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.93%) Coaching
10 5 (8.93%) Burndown Charts
10 5 (8.93%) Velocity
10 5 (8.93%) Logistics
10 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
10 5 (8.93%) C#
11 4 (7.14%) Java
11 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
11 4 (7.14%) SAP
11 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
11 4 (7.14%) Banking
11 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
11 4 (7.14%) React
11 4 (7.14%) Test Automation

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 2 (3.57%) Confluence
2 1 (1.79%) Apache
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.79%) Apache Synapse
2 1 (1.79%) Documentum
2 1 (1.79%) FileNet
2 1 (1.79%) SAS
2 1 (1.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Payroll
1 1 (1.79%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 6 (10.71%) Azure
2 2 (3.57%) Serverless
3 1 (1.79%) Apigee
3 1 (1.79%) AWS
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Cosmos DB
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Service Bus
3 1 (1.79%) Azure Synapse Analytics
3 1 (1.79%) npm
3 1 (1.79%) SaaS
3 1 (1.79%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.79%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (8.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (3.57%) MySQL
3 2 (3.57%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.57%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (1.79%) Adabas
4 1 (1.79%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.79%) Data Lake
4 1 (1.79%) DB2
4 1 (1.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.79%) NoSQL
4 1 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (3.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (3.57%) JIRA
2 1 (1.79%) Babel
2 1 (1.79%) Balsamiq
2 1 (1.79%) Broccoli
2 1 (1.79%) Grunt
2 1 (1.79%) gulp
2 1 (1.79%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.79%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.79%) webpack
General
1 10 (17.86%) Social Skills
2 9 (16.07%) Finance
3 4 (7.14%) Banking
4 3 (5.36%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (3.57%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.57%) Marketing
5 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.79%) Back Office
6 1 (1.79%) Law
6 1 (1.79%) Legal
6 1 (1.79%) Organisational Skills
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.79%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
1 13 (23.21%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 8 (14.29%) Developer
3 5 (8.93%) Delivery Manager
3 5 (8.93%) Product Owner
4 4 (7.14%) Development Manager
4 4 (7.14%) IT Manager
4 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
4 4 (7.14%) Technical Business Analyst
5 3 (5.36%) Senior Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Change Manager
6 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce Manager
6 2 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Senior Java Developer
6 2 (3.57%) Software Development Manager
6 2 (3.57%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.57%) UI Designer
6 2 (3.57%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.93%) Velocity
2 4 (7.14%) React
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
3 3 (5.36%) Node.js
4 2 (3.57%) CSS
4 2 (3.57%) HTML
4 2 (3.57%) J2EE
4 2 (3.57%) XML
4 2 (3.57%) XML Schema
4 2 (3.57%) XSLT
5 1 (1.79%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.79%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.79%) EJS
5 1 (1.79%) HTML5
5 1 (1.79%) LESS
5 1 (1.79%) Pug
5 1 (1.79%) REST
5 1 (1.79%) Sass
5 1 (1.79%) TIBCO EMS
5 1 (1.79%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.57%) EPoS
1 2 (3.57%) Mainframe
1 2 (3.57%) Mobile App
1 2 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Mindset
2 1 (1.79%) Credit Risk
2 1 (1.79%) FMCG
2 1 (1.79%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.79%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.79%) Android
1 1 (1.79%) MVS
1 1 (1.79%) Windows
1 1 (1.79%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (48.21%) Agile
2 19 (33.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (32.14%) E-Commerce
4 14 (25.00%) SDLC
5 10 (17.86%) Scrum
6 9 (16.07%) Project Delivery
6 9 (16.07%) Project Management
7 8 (14.29%) DevOps
8 7 (12.50%) CRM
9 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
9 6 (10.71%) Web Development
10 5 (8.93%) Burndown Charts
10 5 (8.93%) Coaching
10 5 (8.93%) Logistics
10 5 (8.93%) Waterfall
11 4 (7.14%) Asset Management
11 4 (7.14%) Test Automation
12 3 (5.36%) Backlog Refinement
12 3 (5.36%) Business Transformation
12 3 (5.36%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 8 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (8.93%) C#
3 4 (7.14%) Java
3 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
4 2 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.79%) Apex Code
5 1 (1.79%) ES6
5 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (1.79%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.79%) Data Quality
1 1 (1.79%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.79%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) Avamar
1 1 (1.79%) Istio
1 1 (1.79%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 4 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (7.14%) SAP
2 2 (3.57%) Adyen
2 2 (3.57%) Oracle
3 1 (1.79%) Databricks
3 1 (1.79%) Dell
3 1 (1.79%) EMC
3 1 (1.79%) IBM
3 1 (1.79%) Pega
3 1 (1.79%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
3 1 (1.79%) TIBCO
3 1 (1.79%) Xamarin