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 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 36 38 35
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.83% 0.42% 0.92%
As % of the General category 3.13% 1.72% 2.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Average daily rate £625 £625 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +95.31%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
Retail
Hampshire

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
64 58 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 26.45% 24.37% 39.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 38 44
Average daily rate £368 £303 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.48% -19.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £130 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £448 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £82.50 £11.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+633.33% -25.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

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 8 February 2016, 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 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) Kronos
2 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Endeca
3 1 (16.67%) Google
3 1 (16.67%) Coremetrics
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
3 1 (16.67%) QA
3 1 (16.67%) Selenium
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
3 1 (16.67%) Android
3 1 (16.67%) iSeries
3 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Google Analytics
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) DB2
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) SoapUI
2 1 (16.67%) LoadRunner
2 1 (16.67%) Selenium
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) TestComplete
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Analyst
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 2 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Delivery Manager
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Incident Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) QA Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) QA Tester
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Software Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) UI Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) SOAP
2 1 (16.67%) .NET
2 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (16.67%) HTML
2 1 (16.67%) IBM Integration Bus
2 1 (16.67%) Web Services
2 1 (16.67%) WebSphere MQ
2 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) AS400
1 1 (16.67%) iSeries
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Android
1 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
1 1 (16.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Analytics
3 1 (16.67%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Manual Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Regression Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Release Management
3 1 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) C#
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Kronos
2 1 (16.67%) Coremetrics
2 1 (16.67%) Endeca
2 1 (16.67%) Google
2 1 (16.67%) IBM
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
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