The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Knutsford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Cheshire / Knutsford
Rank 10 12 12
Rank change year-on-year +2 0  
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 10 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Knutsford 7.69% 8.93% 10.53%
As % of the General category 12.50% 11.36% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 5 4
Median daily rate £400 £330 £458
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -27.86%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £320 £439
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £505 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +2.96% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year +50.94% -31.16%  

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 Knutsford with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Knutsford
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 88 37
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Knutsford 61.54% 78.57% 64.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 70 23
Median daily rate £403 £425 £414
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.29% +2.65%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £300 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £468
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £11.72
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Knutsford

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Knutsford citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Knutsford

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Knutsford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Knutsford

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Knutsford

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Knutsford over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Knutsford

Retail
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Knutsford

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Knutsford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
2 1 (33.33%) ISPF
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) DB2
2 1 (33.33%) IBM
2 1 (33.33%) CICS
2 1 (33.33%) REXX
2 1 (33.33%) RACF
2 1 (33.33%) JCL
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Knutsford 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 (33.33%) CICS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Finance Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Mainframe Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) ISPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Operational Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) JCL
1 1 (33.33%) REXX
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) RACF
1 1 (33.33%) Time Sharing Option
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) CA Endevor
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM