Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in the North East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 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
England > North East
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 137 109
Rank change year-on-year +51 -28 -21
Contract jobs citing Retail 15 26 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 1.22% 0.96% 0.59%
As % of the General category 6.73% 6.15% 2.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 23 9
North East median daily rate £363 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% -12.50% -5.88%
10th Percentile £105 £300 £322
90th Percentile £510 £468 £530
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
North East median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £18.00 £16.29 £16.00
% change year-on-year +10.50% +1.81% +13.96%

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 the North East with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
North East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 223 423 467
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North East 18.19% 15.62% 23.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 303 286
North East median daily rate £350 £388 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.68% -8.34% +12.73%
10th Percentile £225 £243 £258
90th Percentile £620 £563 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 18
North East median hourly rate £32.00 £19.11 £15.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +67.45% +26.56% -7.08%
10th Percentile £15.90 £9.99 £10.06
90th Percentile £87.67 £27.45 £46.65
England median hourly rate £25.50 £24.50 £24.93
% change year-on-year +4.08% -1.71% +13.30%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in the North East

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North East.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in the North East

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in the North East

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in the North East over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in the North East

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in the North East

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North East region over the 6 months to 23 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
Tyne and Wear +49 5 £350 - 9
Northumberland - 3 - -
Durham +3 1 - -
Retail
England

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

1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
2 3 (20.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Citrix
2 3 (20.00%) Finance
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) Java
3 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (13.33%) Spring
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) jQuery
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
3 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) Break/Fix
4 1 (6.67%) User Experience
4 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
4 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Kentico
4 1 (6.67%) Data Governance

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North East 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%) Apache
1 1 (6.67%) CMS
1 1 (6.67%) Drupal
1 1 (6.67%) Kentico
1 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
1 1 (6.67%) Umbraco
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Sage X3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) German Language
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (13.33%) Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Designer
2 2 (13.33%) Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Java Developer
2 2 (13.33%) Retail Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Contracts Manager
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) ERP Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Implementation Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Sage Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (6.67%) Smart Metering Business Analyst
3 1 (6.67%) Software Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Software Project Manager
3 1 (6.67%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
1 2 (13.33%) jQuery
1 2 (13.33%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
1 1 (6.67%) FMCG
1 1 (6.67%) Smart Meter
1 1 (6.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (20.00%) Asset Management
2 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (13.33%) Acceptance Criteria
3 2 (13.33%) Business Analysis
3 2 (13.33%) ERP
3 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Use Case
4 1 (6.67%) Break/Fix
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Contract Management
4 1 (6.67%) CRM
4 1 (6.67%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (6.67%) Data Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Rapid Prototyping
4 1 (6.67%) Service Design
4 1 (6.67%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) JavaScript
System Software
1 3 (20.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Cisco
1 3 (20.00%) Citrix
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Capita
2 1 (6.67%) Genesys
2 1 (6.67%) Sage