Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Shropshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 24 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
West Midlands > Shropshire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 79 -
Rank change year-on-year +26 - +37
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 0.51% 0.13% -
As % of the General category 4.35% 0.79% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Shropshire median daily rate - £105 -
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £375 £413
% change year-on-year - -9.09% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Shropshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 £54.00 £12.00
% change year-on-year -19.44% +350.00% -61.90%

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 Shropshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Shropshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 46 126 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Shropshire 11.70% 16.24% 17.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 39 27
Shropshire median daily rate £395 £365 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.22% -14.12% +11.84%
10th Percentile £301 £260 £239
90th Percentile £483 £555 £653
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 13
Shropshire median hourly rate - - £17.00
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.50 £16.00 £28.50
% change year-on-year +90.63% -43.86% -9.52%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Shropshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Shropshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 24 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
2 1 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Games
2 1 (50.00%) Xcode
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java
2 1 (50.00%) OO
2 1 (50.00%) Eclipse

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Android Studio
1 1 (50.00%) Eclipse
1 1 (50.00%) Xcode
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Applications Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) iOS SDK
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (50.00%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) Objective-C
2 1 (50.00%) Apple Swift
2 1 (50.00%) C
2 1 (50.00%) Java