Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 29 35
Rank change year-on-year +7 +6 -17
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 3.13% 3.94% 1.56%
As % of the General category 18.18% 10.64% 4.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 2
Solihull median daily rate £410 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +36.67% -33.33% +13.21%
West Midlands median daily rate £365 £375 £423
% change year-on-year -2.67% -11.24% +1.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £43.50 £11.50 £14.00
% change year-on-year +278.26% -17.86% +27.27%

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 33 94 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 17.19% 37.01% 35.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 16 33
Solihull median daily rate £550 £370 £430
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +48.65% -13.95% +25.09%
10th Percentile £453 £160 £273
90th Percentile £640 £456 £500
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 4
Solihull median hourly rate £47.50 - £42.50
10th Percentile £42.25 - £26.03
90th Percentile £56.68 - £43.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £28.50 £20.50 £25.66
% change year-on-year +39.02% -20.11% -14.47%

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

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Retail.

1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
3 1 (16.67%) CSS
3 1 (16.67%) Unix
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (16.67%) HTML
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) Marketing
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) JIRA
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (16.67%) Data Guard

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) Confluence
1 1 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 1 (16.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (16.67%) JIRA
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (16.67%) Protractor
1 1 (16.67%) TeamCity
General
1 3 (50.00%) Finance
1 3 (50.00%) Legal
2 1 (16.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Information Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security Manager
1 3 (50.00%) Security Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Applications DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) CSS
1 1 (16.67%) CSS3
1 1 (16.67%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (16.67%) HTML
1 1 (16.67%) HTML5
1 1 (16.67%) Sass
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Information Security
1 3 (50.00%) Patch Management
1 3 (50.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (50.00%) SIEM
2 1 (16.67%) Benchmarking
2 1 (16.67%) Business Development
2 1 (16.67%) Database Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Front End Development
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Data Guard
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle