Period
to 19 October 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Solihull. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 19 October 2018 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 > Solihull
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 12 28 35
Rank change year-on-year +16 +7 -14
Contract jobs citing Retail 20 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 9.26% 1.03% 1.48%
As % of the General category 30.77% 5.26% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 3
Solihull median daily rate £344 £399 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.79% +77.22% -50.00%
10th Percentile £259 £384 £213
90th Percentile £384 £413 £278
West Midlands median daily rate £390 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +4.00% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.41 £17.50 £54.00
% change year-on-year -34.83% -67.59% +350.00%

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 Solihull with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Solihull
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 65 38 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 30.09% 19.59% 19.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 18
Solihull median daily rate £350 £430 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.60% +28.36% -20.24%
10th Percentile £228 £306 £201
90th Percentile £500 £586 £511
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Solihull median hourly rate - £51.83 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +234.39% -60.00%
West Midlands median hourly rate £16.00 £30.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -47.54% +41.86% -28.12%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Solihull

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Solihull

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Solihull

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Solihull

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Solihull over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Solihull

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Solihull region with a requirement for Retail.

1 12 (60.00%) WAN
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Migration
3 10 (50.00%) Meraki
4 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (45.00%) Network Monitoring
4 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
5 6 (30.00%) Cisco ISE
6 5 (25.00%) CCNA
6 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (15.00%) Wireless
8 3 (15.00%) Juniper
8 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
8 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
8 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
8 3 (15.00%) Aruba
8 3 (15.00%) F5
9 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
9 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
9 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
9 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
9 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
9 2 (10.00%) Coaching
9 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
9 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Solihull 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) WAN
2 6 (30.00%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (15.00%) NetScaler
3 3 (15.00%) Wireless
4 2 (10.00%) LAN
5 1 (5.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (5.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) Analyst
3 4 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (15.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Business Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Lead Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Network Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Test Analyst
5 2 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Supply Chain Manager
Miscellaneous
1 9 (45.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (10.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (5.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (55.00%) Migration
2 9 (45.00%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (15.00%) Load Balancing
4 3 (15.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (10.00%) B2B
5 2 (10.00%) Business Transformation
5 2 (10.00%) Coaching
5 2 (10.00%) CRM
5 2 (10.00%) Data Migration
5 2 (10.00%) Extreme Programming
5 2 (10.00%) Matrix Management
5 2 (10.00%) Mentoring
5 2 (10.00%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (10.00%) Scrum
5 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (10.00%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.00%) Matrix Organization
Qualifications
1 9 (45.00%) SC Cleared
1 9 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (25.00%) CCNA
2 5 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.00%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 12 (60.00%) Cisco
2 10 (50.00%) Meraki
3 3 (15.00%) Aruba
3 3 (15.00%) F5
3 3 (15.00%) Juniper
4 2 (10.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (5.00%) VMware