The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
North East / Tyne and Wear
Rank 74 64 48
Rank change year-on-year -10 -16  
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 3 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 1.03% 0.43% 0.88%
As % of the General category 6.90% 2.01% 3.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 0
Median daily rate £483 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.22% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +2.90% +0.12%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

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 Tyne and Wear with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Tyne and Wear
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 87 149 107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Tyne and Wear 14.95% 21.38% 23.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 100 70
Median daily rate £358 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.14% +3.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £179 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £548 £457
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 7
Median hourly rate £11.33 £18.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.75% -26.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Tyne and Wear

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Tyne and Wear 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 Tyne and Wear

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Tyne and Wear

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Tyne and Wear over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Tyne and Wear

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Tyne and Wear

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Tyne and Wear

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Tyne and Wear region over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newcastle upon Tyne -6 6 £483 +7.22% 3
Retail
North East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 Tyne and Wear region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Retail Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
4 2 (18.18%) Scrum
4 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
4 2 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
4 2 (18.18%) ERP
4 2 (18.18%) CRM
4 2 (18.18%) ISEB
4 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
5 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
5 1 (9.09%) Analytics
5 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
5 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
5 1 (9.09%) CMDB
5 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Logistics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Tyne and Wear 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 (9.09%) Dynamics AX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Finance
2 5 (45.45%) Retail Banking
3 3 (27.27%) Manufacturing
3 3 (27.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (9.09%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) AML Business Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Banking Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration Lead
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Finance Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Fraud Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Monitoring Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Risk Business Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Sitecore Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) CMDB
1 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
1 1 (9.09%) Hedge funds
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Anti-Money Laundering
1 2 (18.18%) CRM
1 2 (18.18%) ERP
1 2 (18.18%) Scrum
1 2 (18.18%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (9.09%) Analytics
2 1 (9.09%) BDD
2 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
2 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
2 1 (9.09%) Functional Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Investment Management
2 1 (9.09%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (9.09%) Manual Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Non-Functional Testing
2 1 (9.09%) Problem Management
2 1 (9.09%) TDD
2 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
1 2 (18.18%) ISEB
1 2 (18.18%) ISTQB
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 1 (9.09%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (18.18%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) ServiceNow
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau