Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 25 33 39
Rank change year-on-year +8 +6 -21
Contract jobs citing Retail 27 22 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 5.54% 3.68% 2.71%
As % of the General category 19.71% 13.75% 8.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 21 14
Merseyside median daily rate £423 £115 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +267.39% -75.53% +25.33%
10th Percentile £105 £105 £329
90th Percentile £600 £410 £538
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £438
% change year-on-year +9.38% -8.57% +20.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Merseyside median hourly rate - - £14.50
North West median hourly rate £12.75 - £21.75

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 Merseyside with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Merseyside
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 137 160 247
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Merseyside 28.13% 26.76% 31.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 106 115
Merseyside median daily rate £400 £370 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% -7.50% +12.28%
10th Percentile £221 £187 £218
90th Percentile £524 £513 £538
North West median daily rate £413 £400 £420
% change year-on-year +3.13% -4.76% +12.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 6
Merseyside median hourly rate £13.00 £22.42 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.02% +86.85% -54.72%
10th Percentile £11.23 £12.48 £11.00
90th Percentile £20.18 £33.36 £16.75
North West median hourly rate £22.00 £25.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year -12.00% -18.09% +34.63%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Merseyside

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

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 6 months to 19 November 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 6 months to 19 November 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
Liverpool -1 20 £404 +251.09% 6
Retail
North West

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 8 (29.63%) SAS
2 6 (22.22%) Project Management
2 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
2 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
3 5 (18.52%) Big Data
4 4 (14.81%) Analytics
4 4 (14.81%) Finance
4 4 (14.81%) Teradata
4 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (14.81%) Banking
5 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (11.11%) EPoS
5 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (11.11%) SQL
5 3 (11.11%) Python
5 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
5 3 (11.11%) Logistics
5 3 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
5 3 (11.11%) Data Extraction
5 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
5 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
6 2 (7.41%) Puppet
6 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
6 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
6 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
6 2 (7.41%) CentOS

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 8 (29.63%) SAS
2 3 (11.11%) Apache Spark
3 1 (3.70%) JBoss
Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.70%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon CloudWatch
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (7.41%) Amazon S3
2 2 (7.41%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (7.41%) AWS Lambda
2 2 (7.41%) Route 53
2 2 (7.41%) Serverless
2 2 (7.41%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
3 1 (3.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) PSTN
1 2 (7.41%) Skype
1 2 (7.41%) SMTP
1 2 (7.41%) SSL
1 2 (7.41%) VoIP
2 1 (3.70%) RFID
2 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) Big Data
2 3 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 2 (7.41%) Apache Hive
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (3.70%) Apache Cassandra
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (7.41%) GitLab
1 2 (7.41%) Jenkins
1 2 (7.41%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (14.81%) Banking
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.70%) Advertising
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (29.63%) Project Manager
2 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Data Architect
3 3 (11.11%) Developer
3 3 (11.11%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Data Modeller
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Manager
4 2 (7.41%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) EPoS Manager
4 2 (7.41%) EPoS Project Manager
4 2 (7.41%) IT Manager
4 2 (7.41%) SAS Modeller
4 2 (7.41%) Telephony Manager
4 2 (7.41%) Telephony Project Manager
5 1 (3.70%) Data Engineer
5 1 (3.70%) Digital Technical Architect
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Architect
5 1 (3.70%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
5 1 (3.70%) GDPR Business Analyst
5 1 (3.70%) Supply Chain Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) Software Packaging
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) Android SDK
2 1 (3.70%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (3.70%) CSS
2 1 (3.70%) Drools
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) Ionic Framework
2 1 (3.70%) jQuery
2 1 (3.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (11.11%) EPoS
2 2 (7.41%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.41%) PKI
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Driving Licence
3 1 (3.70%) Greenfield Project
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.41%) CentOS
1 2 (7.41%) Linux
2 1 (3.70%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) Data Modelling
1 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce
1 6 (22.22%) Project Management
1 6 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (14.81%) Analytics
3 3 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (11.11%) Data Extraction
3 3 (11.11%) Logistic Regression
3 3 (11.11%) Logistics
4 2 (7.41%) Auto-Scaling
4 2 (7.41%) Change Data Capture
4 2 (7.41%) Data Analytics
4 2 (7.41%) Data Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Data Governance
4 2 (7.41%) ETL
4 2 (7.41%) Migration
4 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (7.41%) Project Planning
4 2 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 3 (11.11%) Python
1 3 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) R
3 1 (3.70%) C#
3 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Scala
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
1 1 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (3.70%) GDPR
1 1 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27005
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.41%) Puppet
1 2 (7.41%) Rsyslog
Vendors
1 4 (14.81%) Teradata
2 2 (7.41%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.70%) hybris
3 1 (3.70%) IBM
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) Oracle
3 1 (3.70%) SAP
3 1 (3.70%) Sitecore