Period
to 21 July 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 21 July 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 of England
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 28 27
Rank change year-on-year -5 -1 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 278 292 368
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 5.91% 5.64% 6.24%
As % of the General category 19.65% 17.52% 21.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 216 248
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £275 £258 £263
90th Percentile £609 £575 £588
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
East of England median hourly rate - - £22.50
England median hourly rate £16.00 £13.25 £19.00
% change year-on-year +20.75% -30.26% +8.57%

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1415 1667 1752
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 30.08% 32.23% 29.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 887 870 965
East of England median daily rate £433 £425 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.76% +6.12% +0.13%
10th Percentile £263 £238 £225
90th Percentile £594 £576 £588
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 151 129
East of England median hourly rate £35.00 £29.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.69% -10.77% +8.33%
10th Percentile £12.84 £15.75 £13.35
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.75 £43.95
England median hourly rate £24.49 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -2.03% +11.11% -

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the East of England over the 6 months to 21 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in the East of England

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 21 July 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
Hertfordshire -3 133 £438 -2.78% 17
Bedfordshire +2 103 £480 +1.05% 11
Cambridgeshire -6 18 £325 -7.14% 7
Essex -28 14 £450 +50.00% 5
Norfolk - 7 £538 - 4
Suffolk +11 2 £450 -5.26% 1
East Anglia - 2 £525 - 2
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 21 July 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 of England region with a requirement for Retail.

1 76 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (22.30%) E-Commerce
3 58 (20.86%) Finance
4 44 (15.83%) Java
5 41 (14.75%) Oracle
6 37 (13.31%) Project Management
7 35 (12.59%) SQL
8 32 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 30 (10.79%) JavaScript
10 26 (9.35%) HTML
10 26 (9.35%) SAP
10 26 (9.35%) Windows
11 25 (8.99%) Microsoft
12 24 (8.63%) CRM
12 24 (8.63%) JIRA
13 23 (8.27%) SOA
13 23 (8.27%) CSS
13 23 (8.27%) Information Security
14 22 (7.91%) ITIL
15 21 (7.55%) Banking
16 20 (7.19%) Waterfall
17 19 (6.83%) Business Analysis
17 19 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
18 18 (6.47%) Web Services
19 16 (5.76%) PRINCE2
19 16 (5.76%) Git (software)
20 15 (5.40%) .NET
20 15 (5.40%) B2C
20 15 (5.40%) TOGAF
20 15 (5.40%) CMS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 15 (5.40%) CMS
2 12 (4.32%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 12 (4.32%) SharePoint
3 11 (3.96%) Confluence
4 7 (2.52%) Skype for Business
5 5 (1.80%) BizTalk Server
5 5 (1.80%) WebLogic
6 3 (1.08%) Drupal
6 3 (1.08%) Magnolia
6 3 (1.08%) Oracle Service Bus
6 3 (1.08%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (1.08%) Umbraco
6 3 (1.08%) WordPress
7 1 (0.36%) Apache
7 1 (0.36%) IIS
7 1 (0.36%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.36%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (3.24%) Microsoft Excel
2 8 (2.88%) Microsoft Project
3 7 (2.52%) Microsoft Office
4 6 (2.16%) Photoshop
5 4 (1.44%) MS Visio
6 3 (1.08%) Adobe Illustrator
6 3 (1.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 2 (0.72%) InDesign
8 1 (0.36%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.36%) Adobe After Effects
8 1 (0.36%) CINEMA 4D
Business Applications
1 13 (4.68%) Unica
2 11 (3.96%) Oracle Retail
3 8 (2.88%) SAP Hybris
4 5 (1.80%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (1.44%) Adobe Campaign
5 4 (1.44%) Magento
5 4 (1.44%) TRIRIGA
6 3 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (1.08%) Sonata
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Receivables
8 1 (0.36%) BusinessWorks
8 1 (0.36%) Data Workbench
8 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.36%) HFM
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Assets
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle EBS
8 1 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
8 1 (0.36%) Payment Gateway
8 1 (0.36%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.68%) Office 365
2 9 (3.24%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (2.52%) Yammer
4 6 (2.16%) SaaS
4 6 (2.16%) Silverpop
5 5 (1.80%) Adobe Analytics
5 5 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
6 4 (1.44%) Sauce Labs
7 3 (1.08%) IaaS
7 3 (1.08%) PaaS
8 2 (0.72%) Adobe Creative Cloud
8 2 (0.72%) OneDrive
8 2 (0.72%) Salesforce Service Cloud
9 1 (0.36%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (0.36%) GitHub
9 1 (0.36%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.60%) Internet
2 7 (2.52%) LAN
3 6 (2.16%) WAN
4 4 (1.44%) Network Security
4 4 (1.44%) Skype
5 3 (1.08%) Intranet
5 3 (1.08%) Telepresence
6 2 (0.72%) Wireless
6 2 (0.72%) WLAN
7 1 (0.36%) ADSL
7 1 (0.36%) ATM
7 1 (0.36%) Ethernet
7 1 (0.36%) Firewall
7 1 (0.36%) SSL
7 1 (0.36%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.36%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.04%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (2.88%) Oracle Database
3 7 (2.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (1.80%) Oracle Database 12c
5 4 (1.44%) Big Data
5 4 (1.44%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.44%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.44%) Redis
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.08%) OLAP
6 3 (1.08%) OLTP
6 3 (1.08%) QlikView
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (0.72%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (0.72%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 24 (8.63%) JIRA
2 16 (5.76%) Git (software)
3 9 (3.24%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 9 (3.24%) Jenkins
4 7 (2.52%) Cucumber
4 7 (2.52%) Selenium
4 7 (2.52%) WebDriver
5 6 (2.16%) Ant
5 6 (2.16%) Appium
6 5 (1.80%) Artifactory
6 5 (1.80%) MSBuild
6 5 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
6 5 (1.80%) TeamCity
7 4 (1.44%) Bitbucket
7 4 (1.44%) Protractor
8 3 (1.08%) Grunt
8 3 (1.08%) gulp
8 3 (1.08%) Jasmine
8 3 (1.08%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.36%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 58 (20.86%) Finance
2 21 (7.55%) Banking
3 13 (4.68%) Marketing
4 9 (3.24%) Retail Banking
5 7 (2.52%) Advertising
6 5 (1.80%) Games
6 5 (1.80%) Telecoms
7 4 (1.44%) Corporate Banking
7 4 (1.44%) Manufacturing
8 3 (1.08%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.72%) Automotive
9 2 (0.72%) Legal
10 1 (0.36%) Back Office
10 1 (0.36%) Billing
10 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 49 (17.63%) Project Manager
2 45 (16.19%) Analyst
3 39 (14.03%) Architect
4 37 (13.31%) Developer
5 32 (11.51%) Consultant
5 32 (11.51%) Solutions Architect
6 30 (10.79%) Business Analyst
7 11 (3.96%) E-Commerce Architect
7 11 (3.96%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
7 11 (3.96%) Security Consultant
8 10 (3.60%) Programme Manager
8 10 (3.60%) Retail Business Analyst
8 10 (3.60%) Tester
9 9 (3.24%) IT Manager
10 8 (2.88%) Security Architect
11 7 (2.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
11 7 (2.52%) Information Security Consultant
11 7 (2.52%) IT Project Manager
11 7 (2.52%) Oracle Consultant
12 6 (2.16%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (9.35%) HTML
2 23 (8.27%) CSS
3 18 (6.47%) Web Services
4 15 (5.40%) .NET
5 12 (4.32%) Node.js
5 12 (4.32%) XML
6 10 (3.60%) JSON
6 10 (3.60%) Sass
7 9 (3.24%) JMS
7 9 (3.24%) jQuery
7 9 (3.24%) SOAP
8 8 (2.88%) JPA
8 8 (2.88%) React
8 8 (2.88%) REST
9 7 (2.52%) HTML5
9 7 (2.52%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (2.16%) EJB
10 6 (2.16%) Java EE
10 6 (2.16%) JDBC
10 6 (2.16%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 19 (6.83%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.96%) Management Information System
3 8 (2.88%) Mobile App
4 7 (2.52%) EPoS
4 7 (2.52%) Social Media
5 6 (2.16%) Data Centre
5 6 (2.16%) FMCG
5 6 (2.16%) RIA
5 6 (2.16%) User Experience
6 5 (1.80%) Client/Server
7 4 (1.44%) Algorithms
7 4 (1.44%) Greenfield Project
8 3 (1.08%) W3C
9 2 (0.72%) BYOD
9 2 (0.72%) Computer Science
9 2 (0.72%) Linux Command Line
9 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.36%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.36%) Data Structures
10 1 (0.36%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (9.35%) Windows
2 12 (4.32%) Unix
3 8 (2.88%) Linux
4 5 (1.80%) Apple iOS
5 4 (1.44%) Android
5 4 (1.44%) Mac OS X
5 4 (1.44%) Windows 10
5 4 (1.44%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.72%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.36%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (27.34%) Agile Software Development
2 62 (22.30%) E-Commerce
3 37 (13.31%) Project Management
4 32 (11.51%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (8.63%) CRM
6 23 (8.27%) Information Security
6 23 (8.27%) SOA
7 22 (7.91%) ITIL
8 20 (7.19%) Waterfall
9 19 (6.83%) Business Analysis
10 16 (5.76%) PRINCE2
11 15 (5.40%) B2C
11 15 (5.40%) TOGAF
12 14 (5.04%) Analytics
12 14 (5.04%) Content Management
12 14 (5.04%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 13 (4.68%) Business Intelligence
13 13 (4.68%) TDD
14 11 (3.96%) Continuous Integration
14 11 (3.96%) Microservices
Programming Languages
1 44 (15.83%) Java
2 35 (12.59%) SQL
3 30 (10.79%) JavaScript
4 10 (3.60%) Python
5 9 (3.24%) C#
6 6 (2.16%) Ruby
7 5 (1.80%) PHP
8 4 (1.44%) Apple Swift
8 4 (1.44%) PL/SQL
8 4 (1.44%) VB
9 3 (1.08%) C++
9 3 (1.08%) Groovy
9 3 (1.08%) Shell Script
9 3 (1.08%) T-SQL
9 3 (1.08%) VBScript
10 2 (0.72%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.36%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.36%) Clojure
11 1 (0.36%) Go
11 1 (0.36%) Rust
Qualifications
1 13 (4.68%) CISSP
2 12 (4.32%) Degree
3 7 (2.52%) ISEB
3 7 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 5 (1.80%) CISA
4 5 (1.80%) CISM
5 3 (1.08%) CEH
5 3 (1.08%) CREST Certified
5 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.08%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 3 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (1.08%) OSCP
6 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 2 (0.72%) Numerate Degree
7 1 (0.36%) PhD
7 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.36%) PMP
7 1 (0.36%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (0.36%) RHCE
7 1 (0.36%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.60%) PMO
2 9 (3.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (3.24%) QA
3 8 (2.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.80%) COBIT
5 3 (1.08%) WAI
6 2 (0.72%) SLA
7 1 (0.36%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.36%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (2.52%) Docker
2 6 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.72%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.36%) RACF
Systems Management
1 6 (2.16%) Ansible
2 3 (1.08%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (1.08%) TeamSite
3 2 (0.72%) Puppet
4 1 (0.36%) OpenView
4 1 (0.36%) Salt
4 1 (0.36%) SCCM
4 1 (0.36%) Terraform
4 1 (0.36%) zSecure
Vendors
1 41 (14.75%) Oracle
2 26 (9.35%) SAP
3 25 (8.99%) Microsoft
4 14 (5.04%) hybris
5 13 (4.68%) IBM
6 8 (2.88%) JDA
6 8 (2.88%) Splunk
7 7 (2.52%) Adobe
7 7 (2.52%) Citrix
7 7 (2.52%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (2.16%) Pega
9 5 (1.80%) Infor
9 5 (1.80%) Red Hat
10 4 (1.44%) HP
10 4 (1.44%) TIBCO
11 3 (1.08%) Avaloq
11 3 (1.08%) FNZ
11 3 (1.08%) Lumesse
11 3 (1.08%) Sitecore
12 2 (0.72%) Palo Alto
Brentwood, Essex
Peopleworks
Rate: From £26 to £26 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Montash
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Tria Recruitment
Rate: £435.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
NCC Group
Rate: From £0 to £0 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago