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 3 months to 25 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
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
East Midlands / Leicestershire
Rank 20 16 19
Rank change year-on-year -4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 24 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leicestershire 8.54% 8.79% 6.54%
As % of the General category 35.29% 26.97% 25.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 16 16
Median daily rate £305 £275 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.90% -35.29%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £254 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £497 £438 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +2.90% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

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 Leicestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leicestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 68 89 78
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leicestershire 24.20% 32.60% 25.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 47 44
Median daily rate £315 £275 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.54% -21.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £79 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £495
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 12
Median hourly rate - £27.50 £10.61
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +159.31%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leicestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leicestershire 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 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 3 months to 25 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 25 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leicester +2 12 £358 +2.14% 11
Hinckley - 1 - - 1
Retail
East Midlands

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 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 Leicestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 20 (39.22%) E-Commerce
2 19 (37.25%) MVC
3 17 (33.33%) C#
4 16 (31.37%) HTML
4 16 (31.37%) CSS
5 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
6 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (27.45%) .NET
6 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
7 13 (25.49%) HTML5
8 12 (23.53%) Front End Development
8 12 (23.53%) jQuery
9 10 (19.61%) SQL
10 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
11 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
11 8 (15.69%) Translating Business Requirements
11 8 (15.69%) Scrum
11 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
11 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
11 8 (15.69%) SAP
11 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
12 7 (13.73%) EPoS
12 7 (13.73%) CSS3
13 6 (11.76%) Wireless
13 6 (11.76%) Windows
14 5 (9.80%) SCCM
14 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
14 5 (9.80%) Web Development
14 5 (9.80%) Web Design
14 5 (9.80%) Logistics

Retail
Top Related 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 5 (9.80%) IIS
2 4 (7.84%) CMS
3 1 (1.96%) Apache
3 1 (1.96%) Drupal
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) MS Office
3 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.96%) SAP ERP
1 1 (1.96%) SAP MM
1 1 (1.96%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.76%) Wireless
2 5 (9.80%) DHCP
2 5 (9.80%) DNS
2 5 (9.80%) LAN
2 5 (9.80%) Remote Desktop
2 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.92%) Firewall
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (1.96%) Internet
4 1 (1.96%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (15.69%) SQL Server
2 5 (9.80%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
3 1 (1.96%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.96%) MySQL
3 1 (1.96%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.96%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.96%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 2 (3.92%) Selenium
3 1 (1.96%) JIRA
3 1 (1.96%) PHPUnit
3 1 (1.96%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (1.96%) Advertising
1 1 (1.96%) Finance
Job Titles
1 26 (50.98%) Developer
2 15 (29.41%) C# Developer
3 14 (27.45%) .NET Developer
3 14 (27.45%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) ASP.NET Developer
4 12 (23.53%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 11 (21.57%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 9 (17.65%) JavaScript Developer
7 8 (15.69%) HTML CSS Developer
7 8 (15.69%) HTML Developer
8 7 (13.73%) Analyst
9 6 (11.76%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 5 (9.80%) Business Analyst
10 5 (9.80%) Web Developer
11 4 (7.84%) EPoS Engineer
12 3 (5.88%) Consultant
12 3 (5.88%) Deployment Engineer
12 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
12 3 (5.88%) SAP Consultant
13 2 (3.92%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (31.37%) CSS
1 16 (31.37%) HTML
2 14 (27.45%) .NET
2 14 (27.45%) ASP.NET
3 13 (25.49%) HTML5
4 12 (23.53%) jQuery
5 7 (13.73%) CSS3
6 5 (9.80%) Struts
7 4 (7.84%) ASP.NET Web API
7 4 (7.84%) Sass
8 3 (5.88%) AngularJS
8 3 (5.88%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 3 (5.88%) Web Services
9 2 (3.92%) Ajax
9 2 (3.92%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (3.92%) React
10 1 (1.96%) LESS
10 1 (1.96%) Node.js
10 1 (1.96%) Symfony
10 1 (1.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 9 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (13.73%) EPoS
3 1 (1.96%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.96%) FMCG
3 1 (1.96%) Life Science
3 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.76%) Windows
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server
2 5 (9.80%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.96%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (39.22%) E-Commerce
2 19 (37.25%) MVC
3 14 (27.45%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (23.53%) Front End Development
5 8 (15.69%) Mentoring
5 8 (15.69%) Scrum
5 8 (15.69%) Translating Business Requirements
6 5 (9.80%) Logistics
6 5 (9.80%) Responsive Web Design
6 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (9.80%) Web Design
6 5 (9.80%) Web Development
7 4 (7.84%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Automation Testing
8 3 (5.88%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.88%) DevOps
8 3 (5.88%) User Stories
9 2 (3.92%) IT Strategy
9 2 (3.92%) ITIL
9 2 (3.92%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 17 (33.33%) C#
2 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
3 10 (19.61%) SQL
4 8 (15.69%) VB.NET
5 5 (9.80%) PowerShell
5 5 (9.80%) VBScript
6 1 (1.96%) Java
6 1 (1.96%) PHP
6 1 (1.96%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (3.92%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.96%) CCDP
2 1 (1.96%) CCNA
2 1 (1.96%) CCNP
2 1 (1.96%) CISSP
2 1 (1.96%) Degree
2 1 (1.96%) MCSE
2 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.96%) PMO
1 1 (1.96%) QA
1 1 (1.96%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (9.80%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 5 (9.80%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
1 8 (15.69%) SAP
2 5 (9.80%) Dell
2 5 (9.80%) HP
3 3 (5.88%) Adobe
3 3 (5.88%) Cisco
4 2 (3.92%) Sun
5 1 (1.96%) Google
5 1 (1.96%) hybris
5 1 (1.96%) Meraki
5 1 (1.96%) Oracle
5 1 (1.96%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.96%) SolarWinds
5 1 (1.96%) Twitter
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