Period
to 20 July 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 20 July 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
20 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 22 26 39
Rank change year-on-year +4 +13 -20
Contract jobs citing Retail 17 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 6.59% 1.10% 1.68%
As % of the General category 25.00% 3.08% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 1
Solihull median daily rate £288 £399 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.90% +45.00% -26.67%
10th Percentile £241 £384 £263
90th Percentile £334 £413 £288
West Midlands median daily rate £403 £400 £413
% change year-on-year +0.63% -3.03% +10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Solihull median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.41 £17.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.83% -53.33% +56.25%

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 68 65 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull 26.36% 35.71% 20.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 13 30
Solihull median daily rate £340 £380 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +9.35% -7.33%
10th Percentile £226 £235 £170
90th Percentile £461 £470 £640
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Solihull median hourly rate - £45.00 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +160.87% -46.92%
West Midlands median hourly rate £20.50 £24.48 £20.00
% change year-on-year -16.24% +22.38% -30.29%

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 20 July 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 (70.59%) WAN
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Meraki
3 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
3 9 (52.94%) Migration
3 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
3 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
5 5 (29.41%) CCNA
5 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
6 3 (17.65%) Aruba
6 3 (17.65%) F5
6 3 (17.65%) Wireless
6 3 (17.65%) Juniper
6 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
7 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
7 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (11.76%) CRM
7 2 (11.76%) LAN
7 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
7 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
7 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
7 2 (11.76%) Coaching
7 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
8 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
8 1 (5.88%) Skype
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management

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 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (70.59%) WAN
2 6 (35.29%) Cisco ISE
3 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
3 3 (17.65%) Wireless
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
5 1 (5.88%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Deployment Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) Network Engineer
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared Deployment Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) SC Cleared Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Network Deployment Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Cisco Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Implementation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Implementation Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Network Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 2 (11.76%) Network Manager
5 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) WAN Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Agile Test Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) CRM Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Migration
1 9 (52.94%) Network Monitoring
2 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
3 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (11.76%) Coaching
3 2 (11.76%) CRM
3 2 (11.76%) Matrix Management
3 2 (11.76%) Mentoring
3 2 (11.76%) Performance Management
3 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (5.88%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Matrix Organization
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (5.88%) Test Scripting
Qualifications
1 9 (52.94%) SC Cleared
1 9 (52.94%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) CCNA
2 5 (29.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) Meraki
3 3 (17.65%) Aruba
3 3 (17.65%) F5
3 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 1 (5.88%) VMware