The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Merseyside. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 June 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
North West / Merseyside
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 37 27
Rank change year-on-year 0 -10  
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 2.42% 2.14% 2.86%
As % of the General category 17.02% 10.14% 12.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 2
Median daily rate £438 £340 £426
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.67% -20.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £237 £415
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £502 £437
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.37%  

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Merseyside
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 47 69 88
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Merseyside 14.24% 21.10% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 44 42
Median daily rate £418 £375 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.33% -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Merseyside 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 Merseyside

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Merseyside

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Merseyside

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Merseyside over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Merseyside

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Merseyside

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Merseyside

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Merseyside

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Merseyside region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Liverpool -1 7 £456 +34.19% 6
Retail
North West

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

1 6 (33.33%) Logistics
1 6 (33.33%) Personalization
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Banking
5 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) EPoS
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 1 (5.56%) A/B Testing
6 1 (5.56%) PMO
6 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
6 1 (5.56%) User Experience
6 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Big Data
6 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Merseyside 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 (5.56%) Apache Spark
1 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) DMZ
1 1 (5.56%) Firewall
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.56%) Apache Hive
2 1 (5.56%) Big Data
2 1 (5.56%) Hadoop
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (11.11%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Architect
2 5 (27.78%) Project Manager
2 5 (27.78%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Manager
3 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS Manager
3 2 (11.11%) EPoS Project Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 2 (11.11%) Supply Chain Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.56%) Senior E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solaris Specialist
4 1 (5.56%) SSAS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSIS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) SSRS Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Supply Chain Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) User Experience Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Clustering
2 1 (5.56%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Driving Licence
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Logistics
1 6 (33.33%) Personalization
2 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Project Management
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Microservices
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.11%) Analytics
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) ETL
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Product Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (5.56%) Change Data Capture
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Data Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (5.56%) Remote Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) GDPR
1 1 (5.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (5.56%) PMO
1 1 (5.56%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.56%) Cognos
2 1 (5.56%) EMC
2 1 (5.56%) Veritas
Liverpool, Merseyside
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