The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Retail-J skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail-J over the 3 months to 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

MICROS Retail-J
UK / England
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 624 614
Contract jobs citing Retail-J 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England - 0.002% 0.008%
As % of the Business Applications category - 0.024% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £438
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £438
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Retail-J is in the business application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for business application skills.

Contract Business Application Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 3633 4100 4210
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 8.35% 7.98% 8.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2161 2542 2426
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 59 39 29
Median hourly rate £34.00 £26.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.76% -13.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £65.00 £49.70 £60.55
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.77 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year +37.34% -14.06%  

Retail-J
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Retail-J as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Business Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail-J in England

Retail-J
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail-J in England

Retail-J
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail-J in England