Period
to 20 January 2018

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 6 months to 20 January 2018 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
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 835 829 835
Rank change year-on-year -6 +6 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail-J 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.002% 0.002% 0.004%
As % of the Business Applications category 0.028% 0.026% 0.051%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
England median daily rate £283 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.22% +28.57% +100.00%
UK median daily rate £283 £450 £350
% change year-on-year -37.22% +28.57% +100.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
England median hourly rate - - £11.00
UK median hourly rate - - £11.00

Retail-J is in the Business Applications category. The following 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.

All Business Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for business application skills 7,032 7,555 7,814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 7.68% 8.40% 7.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 4,311 4,662 4,549
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
10th Percentile £310 £308 £280
90th Percentile £650 £613 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% -0.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 64 72 127
England median hourly rate £19.50 £20.56 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.17% -31.46% +13.04%
10th Percentile £10.33 £5.35 £11.25
90th Percentile £60.12 £47.23 £69.07
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £21.76 £35.00
% change year-on-year +3.40% -37.83% +15.70%

Retail-J
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Retail-J as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail-J in England over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Retail-J
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail-J within the England region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. 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
London -26 1 £215 - 1
East of England - 1 £350 -
Retail-J
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail-J 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 England region with a requirement for Retail-J.

1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
2 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Motorola

Retail-J
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Manual Tester
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support
2 1 (50.00%) Systems Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Mac OS
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (50.00%) Mobile Device Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Motorola