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 3 months to 25 June 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 / Solihull
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 31 10
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 1 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Solihull - 0.62% 5.48%
As % of the General category - 5.26% 21.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.37%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Solihull
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 20 19 19
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Solihull 24.39% 11.80% 26.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 13 6
Median daily rate £378 £309 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.36% -17.73%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £435 £405
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Solihull

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Solihull citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 25 June 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 Solihull region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) QA
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor
1 1 (100.00%) BrowserStack

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (100.00%) BrowserStack
1 1 (100.00%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) JIRA
1 1 (100.00%) Protractor
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (100.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) QA Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) AngularJS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) CSS3
1 1 (100.00%) Highcharts JS
1 1 (100.00%) HTML
1 1 (100.00%) HTML5
1 1 (100.00%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Defect Management
1 1 (100.00%) Kanban
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Scrum
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) QA