The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 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
UK / Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 50 54 57
Rank change year-on-year +4 +3  
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wales 1.61% 0.36% 2.46%
As % of the General category 8.85% 1.50% 10.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 20
Median daily rate £384 £288 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.56% -18.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £288 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £288 £458
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 Wales with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 113 133 197
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wales 18.23% 24.14% 23.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 76 94 147
Median daily rate £400 £375 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £600 £452
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Median hourly rate £39.20 £21.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +82.33% +72.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.85 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £32.25 £19.70
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 Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wales 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 Wales

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Wales

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wales

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Wales over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Wales

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Wales

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
South Wales +2 10 £384 +33.56% 1
Retail
UK

For the 6 months to 26 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 Wales region with a requirement for Retail.

1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
3 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
3 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (27.78%) Banking
4 4 (22.22%) Coaching
5 3 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
5 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (16.67%) MCITP
5 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (16.67%) Avaya
5 3 (16.67%) MCSE
5 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
6 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
6 2 (11.11%) Oracle
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) IBM
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) XML
6 2 (11.11%) XSLT
6 2 (11.11%) ITIL
6 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (11.11%) Fiorano
6 2 (11.11%) Validation

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wales 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 2 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (11.11%) JCAPS
1 2 (11.11%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.56%) NetWeaver
2 1 (5.56%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Visio
2 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Magento
1 1 (5.56%) SAP PP
1 1 (5.56%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.56%) Base SAS
2 1 (5.56%) Ingres
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (5.56%) SAS Enterprise Guide
General
1 8 (44.44%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Marketing
3 1 (5.56%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Analyst
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Banking Business Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Deskside Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Deskside Support
3 3 (16.67%) Deskside Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) Desktop Support
3 3 (16.67%) Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Business Integration Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Integration Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) User Experience Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) SEO Specialist
5 1 (5.56%) Software Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Unix Operator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.11%) IBM Integration Bus
1 2 (11.11%) XML
1 2 (11.11%) XSLT
2 1 (5.56%) ODBC
2 1 (5.56%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) AIX
1 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Business Analysis
2 5 (27.78%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (22.22%) Coaching
4 3 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 3 (16.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (16.67%) Performance Metrics
4 3 (16.67%) Regulatory Compliance
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL
5 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
5 2 (11.11%) Migration
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
5 2 (11.11%) Release Management
5 2 (11.11%) Requirements Management
5 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (11.11%) Validation
6 1 (5.56%) Data Migration
6 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) MCITP
1 3 (16.67%) MCSE
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (16.67%) SC Cleared
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 2 (11.11%) Degree
3 1 (5.56%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) HL7
1 2 (11.11%) QA
2 1 (5.56%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Control-M
1 1 (5.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) Microsoft
2 3 (16.67%) Avaya
3 2 (11.11%) Fiorano
3 2 (11.11%) IBM
3 2 (11.11%) InterSystems
3 2 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (11.11%) SAP