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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 32 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 0.48% - 1.98%
As % of the General category 1.39% - 7.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Average daily rate
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£325 - £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-59.27% +74.28%
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
72 75 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Basingstoke 34.45% 28.52% 26.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 46 56
Average daily rate £325 £475 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-31.57% +48.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 5
Average hourly rate £12.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) Java
2 3 (37.50%) XML
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Linux
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) DB2
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) IBM
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (25.00%) Games
3 2 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) iSeries
3 2 (25.00%) Endeca
3 2 (25.00%) Google
3 2 (25.00%) Coremetrics
3 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
3 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Google Analytics
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle iProcurement
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Internet Expenses
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) LAN
2 1 (12.50%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
2 1 (12.50%) RFID
2 1 (12.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) DB2
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (25.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Games
2 1 (12.50%) General Ledger
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (25.00%) Agile Test Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Test Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Web Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Functional Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) HTML Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) XML
1 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 2 (25.00%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (12.50%) Spring
3 1 (12.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) CSS3
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) iSeries
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
2 1 (12.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Project Management
1 4 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) E-Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Mobile Commerce
3 2 (25.00%) Logistics
3 2 (25.00%) Supply Chain Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scalability Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Regression Testing
3 2 (25.00%) System Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (25.00%) Analytics
4 1 (12.50%) Cash Management
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Web Design
4 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
4 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) PHP
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) WAI
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Endeca
1 2 (25.00%) Google
1 2 (25.00%) Coremetrics
1 2 (25.00%) IBM
2 1 (12.50%) JDA
2 1 (12.50%) webMethods
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) hybris