Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Essex. 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 70 70
Rank change year-on-year -18 0 +16
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 10 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 1.01% 1.14% 1.41%
As % of the General category 2.52% 3.01% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 15
Essex median daily rate £268 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -43.68% - +26.67%
10th Percentile £135 £232 £313
90th Percentile £565 £524 £488
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £438
% change year-on-year - -2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Essex median hourly rate £26.00 £36.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.78% - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £29.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year -47.01% +80.00% -53.24%

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 Essex with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 317 332 536
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 39.82% 37.81% 44.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 192 272
Essex median daily rate £513 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +46.43% -6.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £307 £225 £230
90th Percentile £603 £525 £500
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 67 83
Essex median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £31.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +11.11% +5.00%
10th Percentile £18.50 £15.75 £15.75
90th Percentile £63.75 £45.30 £44.10
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.25 £26.00
% change year-on-year +20.30% +27.88% -13.33%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Essex.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Essex

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Essex

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Essex

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Essex

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Essex 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
Brentwood -16 2 - -
Chelmsford +8 1 £135 +42.11%
Basildon - 1 - -
Retail
East of 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 Essex region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (37.50%) Change Management
2 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 3 (37.50%) Target Operating Model
3 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 2 (25.00%) SLA
3 2 (25.00%) HTML
4 1 (12.50%) PHP
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
4 1 (12.50%) IIS
4 1 (12.50%) SAP
4 1 (12.50%) CSS
4 1 (12.50%) ITIL
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (12.50%) EPoS
4 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (12.50%) Internet
4 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
4 1 (12.50%) ERP
4 1 (12.50%) ATM
4 1 (12.50%) VMS
4 1 (12.50%) OpenVMS
4 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (12.50%) Advertising

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 1 (12.50%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) ATM
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
2 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) IT Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Project Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Scripter
2 1 (12.50%) Unix Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) CSS3
2 1 (12.50%) HTML5
2 1 (12.50%) Node.js
2 1 (12.50%) React
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (12.50%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) OpenVMS
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
1 1 (12.50%) VMS
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Change Management
1 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (37.50%) Target Operating Model
2 1 (12.50%) Document Management
2 1 (12.50%) ERP
2 1 (12.50%) Fund Management
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) ITSM
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) PHP
1 1 (12.50%) Ruby
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
2 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) SAP