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 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 36 26 33
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.91% 3.29% 1.86%
As % of the General category 3.37% 10.77% 5.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £335 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% -5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.25 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
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
89 65 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 27.13% 30.52% 33.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 47
Average daily rate £335 £400 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.25% +50.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £295 £122
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £539 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 4
Average hourly rate £25.00 - £37.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.48 - £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £82.50 - £92.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

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 1 May 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%) LAN
2 2 (33.33%) WLAN
2 2 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (33.33%) SLA
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) Intranet
2 2 (33.33%) Wireless
2 2 (33.33%) CWNA
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
2 2 (33.33%) Kronos
3 1 (16.67%) Spring
3 1 (16.67%) Statistics
3 1 (16.67%) hybris
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (16.67%) ATG
3 1 (16.67%) Percussion
3 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (16.67%) Java
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) J2EE
3 1 (16.67%) EJB
3 1 (16.67%) JSP
3 1 (16.67%) Struts
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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%) JBoss
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Intranet
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
1 2 (33.33%) Wireless
1 2 (33.33%) WLAN
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Field Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) ERP Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Field Service Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Field Telecoms Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Hybris Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Junior
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Junior Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Java Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) EJB
1 1 (16.67%) Hibernate
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) JSP
1 1 (16.67%) Spring
1 1 (16.67%) Struts
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (16.67%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) CCNA
1 2 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (33.33%) CWNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Kronos
2 1 (16.67%) ATG
2 1 (16.67%) hybris
2 1 (16.67%) Percussion