The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Luton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Bedfordshire / Luton
Rank 9 13 7
Rank change year-on-year +4 -6  
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 17 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Luton 9.90% 10.12% 13.58%
As % of the General category 35.71% 37.78% 41.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 14 20
Median daily rate £450 £488 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.69% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £390 £447
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £595 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% -  
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 Luton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Luton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 28 45 53
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Luton 27.72% 26.79% 32.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 43
Median daily rate £450 £444 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.40% -6.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £312 £401
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £625 £750
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £32.50 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.92% -  
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 Luton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Luton 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 Luton

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Luton

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Luton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Luton over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Luton

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Luton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Luton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Luton

For the 6 months to 23 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 Luton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) Banking
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Marketing
4 2 (13.33%) Unica
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 2 (13.33%) EPoS
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
4 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Master Data Management
5 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
5 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
5 1 (6.67%) Multichannel Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
5 1 (6.67%) Lumesse

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Luton 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 (6.67%) Confluence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Unica
2 1 (6.67%) Data Workbench
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Adobe Analytics
1 1 (6.67%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
1 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Architect
1 5 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (26.67%) Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Field Service Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Manager
5 1 (6.67%) CRM Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) IT Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Marketing Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Mobile Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Payments Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
2 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (6.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
2 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 3 (20.00%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Scrum
3 3 (20.00%) Use Case
4 2 (13.33%) Analytics
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Data Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) Data Flow Diagram
4 2 (13.33%) Data Modelling
4 2 (13.33%) Data Transformation
4 2 (13.33%) SOA
4 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) User Stories
5 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (6.67%) Multichannel Marketing
5 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) Adobe
2 1 (6.67%) Lumesse
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
2 1 (6.67%) Splunk
2 1 (6.67%) Sun
2 1 (6.67%) TIBCO
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