The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 31 47 49
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.91% 0.44% 1.87%
As % of the General category 2.27% 1.49% 7.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
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£325 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +1.25%
Retail
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

General Category
Basingstoke
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
88 67 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 40.18% 29.26% 26.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 43 56
Average daily rate £325 £450 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.77% +39.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £200 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £448 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 4
Average hourly rate £34.00 - £30.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £24.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 - £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £20.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+23.17% -29.31%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Basingstoke region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Basingstoke

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 1 (14.29%) WLAN
4 1 (14.29%) JDA
4 1 (14.29%) EPoS
4 1 (14.29%) W3C
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Internet
4 1 (14.29%) webMethods
4 1 (14.29%) RFID
4 1 (14.29%) C
4 1 (14.29%) HTML
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle
4 1 (14.29%) CSS
4 1 (14.29%) XML
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Spring
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle iProcurement
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) LAN
2 1 (14.29%) WLAN
2 1 (14.29%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) RFID
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) JIRA
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Web Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle Functional Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) HTML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) HTML
1 1 (14.29%) CSS
1 1 (14.29%) XML
1 1 (14.29%) Spring
1 1 (14.29%) Ajax
1 1 (14.29%) jQuery
1 1 (14.29%) HTML5
1 1 (14.29%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) EPoS
1 1 (14.29%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
3 2 (28.57%) Logistics
3 2 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (14.29%) Test Scripting
4 1 (14.29%) Cash Management
4 1 (14.29%) Change Control
4 1 (14.29%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) IT Governance
4 1 (14.29%) Web Development
4 1 (14.29%) UML
4 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 1 (14.29%) ERP
4 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Web Design
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 1 (14.29%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) WAI
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle
1 1 (14.29%) JDA
1 1 (14.29%) webMethods
1 1 (14.29%) hybris