Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Warwickshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 14 August 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 > Warwickshire
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 27 31 46
Rank change year-on-year +4 +15 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 26 24 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 4.41% 3.90% 2.10%
As % of the General category 12.44% 11.59% 6.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 11
Warwickshire median daily rate £413 £300 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.50% -33.33% +13.92%
10th Percentile £269 £163 £273
90th Percentile £471 £490 £475
West Midlands median daily rate £403 £388 £388
% change year-on-year +3.87% - +0.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Warwickshire median hourly rate - - £37.50
West Midlands median hourly rate £11.41 £17.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year -34.83% -53.33% +102.70%

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 Warwickshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Warwickshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 209 207 279
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Warwickshire 35.48% 33.60% 30.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 108 179
Warwickshire median daily rate £431 £375 £432
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -13.19% +8.00%
10th Percentile £228 £200 £250
90th Percentile £648 £561 £555
West Midlands median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 24 17
Warwickshire median hourly rate £29.50 £32.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.23% +51.16% -25.86%
10th Percentile £16.74 £15.75 £13.80
90th Percentile £35.88 £51.05 £39.07
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.52 £27.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year -32.65% +44.74% -33.77%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Warwickshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Warwickshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Warwickshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Warwickshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Warwickshire over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Warwickshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Warwickshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Warwickshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Warwickshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Warwickshire region over the 6 months to 14 August 2018. 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
Nuneaton 0 5 £320 +6.67%
Warwick +5 4 £463 - 3
Leamington Spa -2 3 £420 +110.00% 1
Atherstone - 2 £325 - 2
Rugby - 1 £288 - 1
Retail
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 Warwickshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (23.08%) QA
4 5 (19.23%) Logistics
4 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
4 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
5 4 (15.38%) Windows
5 4 (15.38%) User Experience
5 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 4 (15.38%) A/B Testing
6 3 (11.54%) Acceptance Criteria
6 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
6 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
6 3 (11.54%) JIRA
6 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
6 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 3 (11.54%) Scrum
6 3 (11.54%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) Firewall
6 3 (11.54%) Back Office
6 3 (11.54%) Automotive
7 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
7 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle
7 2 (7.69%) TDD
7 2 (7.69%) SQL
7 2 (7.69%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) High Availability
7 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
7 2 (7.69%) Oracle Retail

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Warwickshire 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 1 (3.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (3.85%) GitHub
1 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (11.54%) Firewall
1 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 2 (7.69%) WAN
3 1 (3.85%) LAN
3 1 (3.85%) SMS
3 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Zephyr
General
1 3 (11.54%) Automotive
1 3 (11.54%) Back Office
2 2 (7.69%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.85%) Finance
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (30.77%) Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Agile Project Manager
2 3 (11.54%) Analyst
2 3 (11.54%) Developer
2 3 (11.54%) Environment Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Development Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
3 2 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 2 (7.69%) Development Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Development Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Scrum Master
3 2 (7.69%) ScrumMaster Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Software Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Manager
3 2 (7.69%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (7.69%) UI Developer
3 2 (7.69%) UI/UX Developer
3 2 (7.69%) User Experience Manager
3 2 (7.69%) UX Developer
4 1 (3.85%) Insight Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Velocity
2 1 (3.85%) .NET
2 1 (3.85%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.85%) CSS
2 1 (3.85%) HTML
2 1 (3.85%) Symfony
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Self-Motivation
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) AS400
3 1 (3.85%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.85%) FMCG
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.85%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) E-Commerce
2 8 (30.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Logistics
4 4 (15.38%) A/B Testing
4 4 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 3 (11.54%) Acceptance Criteria
5 3 (11.54%) Continuous Integration
5 3 (11.54%) Scrum
5 3 (11.54%) User Stories
6 2 (7.69%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Kanban
6 2 (7.69%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (7.69%) TDD
6 2 (7.69%) Test Automation
7 1 (3.85%) Actionable Insight
7 1 (3.85%) Analytical Thinking
7 1 (3.85%) Scenario Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) C#
2 1 (3.85%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.85%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (3.85%) Google
3 1 (3.85%) Remedy
3 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com