Period
to 16 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 16 October 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
East Midlands > Leicestershire
6 months to
16 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 22 22
Rank change year-on-year +11 0 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 90 40 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 15.76% 7.48% 7.83%
As % of the General category 48.13% 26.67% 20.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 36 35
Leicestershire median daily rate £338 £295 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.41% -4.84% -15.93%
10th Percentile £275 £241 £210
90th Percentile £550 £459 £455
East Midlands median daily rate £375 £391 £400
% change year-on-year -4.15% -2.19% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Leicestershire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 - £11.00

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Leicestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 187 150 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 32.75% 28.04% 37.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 109 87
Leicestershire median daily rate £340 £300 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% -11.43%
10th Percentile £238 £80 £105
90th Percentile £538 £470 £560
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £408
% change year-on-year - -1.84% -1.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 19
Leicestershire median hourly rate £13.36 £9.13 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.41% -17.05% +2.33%
10th Percentile £8.40 £8.56 £8.80
90th Percentile £42.63 £19.38 £13.05
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £16.75 £12.08
% change year-on-year -17.25% +38.66% +5.04%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leicestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Leicestershire over the 6 months to 16 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Leicestershire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Leicestershire region over the 6 months to 16 October 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
Leicester +10 36 £350 +12.90% 6
Retail
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 42 (46.67%) HTML
1 42 (46.67%) CSS
2 41 (45.56%) JavaScript
2 41 (45.56%) jQuery
2 41 (45.56%) HTML5
2 41 (45.56%) CSS3
3 34 (37.78%) Front End Development
4 28 (31.11%) React
5 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
6 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
7 21 (23.33%) C#
8 19 (21.11%) MVC
8 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
9 18 (20.00%) .NET
10 17 (18.89%) Adobe
10 17 (18.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 16 (17.78%) Node.js
11 16 (17.78%) Sass
12 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
13 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET
13 14 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
14 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
14 13 (14.44%) SQL
14 13 (14.44%) Web Services
14 13 (14.44%) SAP
14 13 (14.44%) CMS
14 13 (14.44%) .NET Core
15 10 (11.11%) Finance

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Leicestershire 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 13 (14.44%) CMS
2 6 (6.67%) Apache
2 6 (6.67%) Drupal
3 3 (3.33%) IIS
4 1 (1.11%) Apache Solr
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (18.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (1.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (8.89%) SAP Retail
2 2 (2.22%) NetSuite
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Cash Management
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle iProcurement
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Payables
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Receivables
2 2 (2.22%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (2.22%) SAP SD
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.11%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (1.11%) Retail-J
3 1 (1.11%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.11%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.11%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (1.11%) SAP MM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.56%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.33%) DHCP
2 3 (3.33%) DNS
2 3 (3.33%) LAN
2 3 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
2 3 (3.33%) Wireless
3 2 (2.22%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (24.44%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.67%) MongoDB
2 6 (6.67%) MySQL
3 3 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.22%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.11%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (1.11%) PowerPivot
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 22 (24.44%) Git (software)
2 6 (6.67%) PHPUnit
3 3 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 2 (2.22%) ProC
5 1 (1.11%) Axure RP
5 1 (1.11%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 2 (2.22%) General Ledger
3 1 (1.11%) Billing
3 1 (1.11%) Legal
3 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 53 (58.89%) Developer
2 21 (23.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 17 (18.89%) HTML CSS Developer
3 17 (18.89%) HTML Developer
3 17 (18.89%) JavaScript Developer
4 15 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 13 (14.44%) Analyst
5 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C# .NET Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (14.44%) C# Developer
6 9 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 8 (8.89%) Business Analyst
8 6 (6.67%) Angular Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.67%) PHP Developer
8 6 (6.67%) PHP Drupal Developer
8 6 (6.67%) Project Manager
9 5 (5.56%) Front End Web Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (46.67%) CSS
1 42 (46.67%) HTML
2 41 (45.56%) CSS3
2 41 (45.56%) HTML5
2 41 (45.56%) jQuery
3 28 (31.11%) React
4 18 (20.00%) .NET
5 16 (17.78%) Node.js
5 16 (17.78%) Sass
6 14 (15.56%) ASP.NET
7 13 (14.44%) .NET Core
7 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web API
7 13 (14.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 13 (14.44%) Web Services
8 6 (6.67%) Ajax
8 6 (6.67%) AngularJS
8 6 (6.67%) LAMP
8 6 (6.67%) RESTful
8 6 (6.67%) Symfony
9 5 (5.56%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 5 (5.56%) EPoS
2 2 (2.22%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.89%) Linux
2 6 (6.67%) Windows
3 4 (4.44%) Unix
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.22%) AIX
5 2 (2.22%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.78%) Front End Development
2 23 (25.56%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (21.11%) MVC
3 19 (21.11%) Unit Testing
4 15 (16.67%) Test Automation
5 14 (15.56%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.00%) E-Commerce
7 6 (6.67%) ERP
7 6 (6.67%) OOP
7 6 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
8 5 (5.56%) Web Design
8 5 (5.56%) Web Development
9 4 (4.44%) Logistics
9 4 (4.44%) Microservices
9 4 (4.44%) Order to Cash
9 4 (4.44%) Project Management
9 4 (4.44%) Service Management
10 3 (3.33%) OO
10 3 (3.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 41 (45.56%) JavaScript
2 21 (23.33%) C#
3 13 (14.44%) SQL
4 6 (6.67%) PHP
5 5 (5.56%) Java
6 4 (4.44%) PowerShell
6 4 (4.44%) T-SQL
6 4 (4.44%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.33%) Scala
7 3 (3.33%) VB
7 3 (3.33%) VB6
7 3 (3.33%) VBScript
8 2 (2.22%) PL/SQL
8 2 (2.22%) Shell Script
9 1 (1.11%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 1 (1.11%) MBA
1 1 (1.11%) OCP
1 1 (1.11%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) QA
1 2 (2.22%) SLA
2 1 (1.11%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (3.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (18.89%) Adobe
2 13 (14.44%) SAP
3 6 (6.67%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.44%) Google
4 4 (4.44%) Oracle
4 4 (4.44%) Twitter
5 3 (3.33%) Dell
5 3 (3.33%) HP
6 2 (2.22%) Retek
7 1 (1.11%) Tableau