The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in West Sussex. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 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.

Retailing
South East / West Sussex
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 59 65 45
Rank change year-on-year +6 -20  
Contract jobs citing Retail 5 6 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Sussex 0.96% 1.00% 2.86%
As % of the General category 3.45% 5.13% 9.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 10
Median daily rate £498 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £424 £430 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £470 £528
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £410
% change year-on-year +2.10% +1.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.40 -
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 West Sussex with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
West Sussex
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 145 117 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Sussex 27.78% 19.44% 28.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 55 97
Median daily rate £413 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% -5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £230 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £540
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 9
Median hourly rate £15.45 £27.50 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.81% -50.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in West Sussex

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Sussex 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 West Sussex

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in West Sussex

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in West Sussex

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in West Sussex over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in West Sussex

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in West Sussex

Retail
Contract Job Locations in West Sussex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the West Sussex region over the 3 months to 28 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
Crawley +10 3 £550 -
Gatwick - 1 - -
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 28 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
1 11 (73.33%) Marketing
2 8 (53.33%) Big Data
2 8 (53.33%) Presales
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) Google
5 3 (20.00%) Apple
5 3 (20.00%) B2B
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Games
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Banking
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) EPoS
7 1 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) ISEB
7 1 (6.67%) C
7 1 (6.67%) SQL
7 1 (6.67%) SAP
7 1 (6.67%) Windows
7 1 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) DSDM
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (6.67%) Dynamics NAV
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (53.33%) Big Data
2 2 (13.33%) Hadoop
General
1 11 (73.33%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Games
2 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Data Strategist
2 6 (40.00%) Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Data Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Data Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Manager
4 1 (6.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Insight Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Insight Data Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) IT Manager
4 1 (6.67%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Google Maps API
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (6.67%) EPoS
1 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (53.33%) Presales
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
4 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
5 3 (20.00%) B2B
6 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
6 2 (13.33%) Project Management
6 2 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (6.67%) Business Process Modelling
7 1 (6.67%) Change Management
7 1 (6.67%) Data Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) DSDM
7 1 (6.67%) Prototyping
7 1 (6.67%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (6.67%) UML
7 1 (6.67%) Use Case
7 1 (6.67%) User Stories
7 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) C
1 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Apple
1 3 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Facebook
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) SAP