Period
to 22 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Suffolk. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 22 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
East of England > Suffolk
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 34 44 38
Rank change year-on-year +10 -6 +16
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 0.95% 1.27% 2.65%
As % of the General category 3.13% 4.38% 12.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 6
Suffolk median daily rate £375 £425 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +16.44% -11.52%
10th Percentile £354 £343 £331
90th Percentile £406 £488 £400
East of England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate £15.50 £29.25 £16.25
% change year-on-year -47.01% +80.00% -53.24%

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 Suffolk with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Suffolk
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 96 137 99
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Suffolk 30.28% 28.90% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 79 63
Suffolk median daily rate £419 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.47% -5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £293 £275
90th Percentile £594 £550 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Suffolk median hourly rate - £14.50 -
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £33.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +19.40% +28.85% -13.33%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Suffolk

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Suffolk

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Suffolk

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Suffolk

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail in Suffolk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Suffolk

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Suffolk region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 2 £400 -5.88% 6
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 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 Suffolk region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005
2 1 (33.33%) GDPR
2 1 (33.33%) B2B Sales
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Suffolk 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 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Information Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Information Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Security Officer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) B2B
2 1 (33.33%) B2B Sales
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Information Security
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) GDPR
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27005