Period
to 21 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Northamptonshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 21 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
East Midlands > Northamptonshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 36 15
Rank change year-on-year -8 -21 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail 22 40 62
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 3.17% 4.34% 8.05%
As % of the General category 7.94% 9.62% 17.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 51 48
Northamptonshire median daily rate £475 £225 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +111.11% -47.06% +6.25%
10th Percentile £200 £105 £247
90th Percentile £555 £513 £513
East Midlands median daily rate £389 £325 £400
% change year-on-year +19.62% -18.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Northamptonshire median hourly rate - - £11.00
East Midlands median hourly rate £30.00 £21.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +39.53% +95.45% +4.76%

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 Northamptonshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Northamptonshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 277 416 350
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northamptonshire 39.86% 45.12% 45.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 334 251
Northamptonshire median daily rate £375 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% - -
10th Percentile £206 £305 £263
90th Percentile £525 £575 £538
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 4
Northamptonshire median hourly rate £10.59 £42.50 £13.67
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.09% +210.84% +7.24%
10th Percentile £10.29 £29.85 £9.10
90th Percentile £11.85 £70.15 £17.24
East Midlands median hourly rate £13.86 £14.80 £12.75
% change year-on-year -6.34% +16.06% +21.43%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Northamptonshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Northamptonshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Northamptonshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Northamptonshire over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Northamptonshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Northamptonshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Northamptonshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
Northampton +2 18 £425 +304.76% 2
Retail
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 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 Northamptonshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
2 5 (22.73%) PMO
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) EAI
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.64%) Banking
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (13.64%) Back Office
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) Pega
4 3 (13.64%) Dependency Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.64%) KYC
4 3 (13.64%) Case Management
5 2 (9.09%) User Experience
5 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) PRADO
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) UML
5 2 (9.09%) SAP
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) CMS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northamptonshire 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 2 (9.09%) CMS
2 1 (4.55%) Documentum
2 1 (4.55%) FileNet
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.55%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.55%) SuccessFactors
Development Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Ant
1 1 (4.55%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.55%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.55%) Protractor
1 1 (4.55%) Selenium
1 1 (4.55%) SoapUI
General
1 3 (13.64%) Back Office
1 3 (13.64%) Banking
2 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 4 (18.18%) PMO Manager
2 4 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 3 (13.64%) Architect
3 3 (13.64%) Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Pega Developer
3 3 (13.64%) Report Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Agile Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) Digital Business Analyst
4 2 (9.09%) IT Manager
4 2 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (9.09%) Junior
4 2 (9.09%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.55%) SOA Architect
5 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
5 1 (4.55%) WebSphere Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.09%) PRADO
2 1 (4.55%) SOAP
2 1 (4.55%) TIBCO EMS
2 1 (4.55%) Web Services
2 1 (4.55%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (4.55%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.55%) DataPower
2 1 (4.55%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (22.73%) Project Management
3 4 (18.18%) EAI
3 4 (18.18%) ERP
3 4 (18.18%) SOA
3 4 (18.18%) Waterfall
4 3 (13.64%) Case Management
4 3 (13.64%) Change Control
4 3 (13.64%) Creative Problem-Solving
4 3 (13.64%) Dependency Management
4 3 (13.64%) KYC
4 3 (13.64%) Resource Management
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (9.09%) B2B
5 2 (9.09%) Business Transformation
5 2 (9.09%) E-Commerce
5 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 2 (9.09%) UML
6 1 (4.55%) ArchiMate
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.55%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.55%) Degree
1 1 (4.55%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (22.73%) PMO
2 1 (4.55%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Pega
2 2 (9.09%) SAP
3 1 (4.55%) hybris
3 1 (4.55%) IBM
3 1 (4.55%) TIBCO