The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 42 37 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +28
Contract jobs citing Retail 79 110 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.50% 4.28% 2.53%
As % of the General category 9.74% 10.12% 5.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 61 36
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £176 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £575 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+181.25% +18.51%
Retail
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

General Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
811 1087 1058
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.96% 42.31% 42.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 348 581 462
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £208 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 26 18
Median hourly rate £19.61 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.95% +5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £43.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Bracknell -1 30 £575 +35.29% 7
Reading +5 13 £419 -6.94% 5
Slough 0 3 £338 +3.84% 2
Maidenhead -6 1 £438 - 7
Newbury - 1 £600 - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 August 2016, 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 36 (20.57%) E-Commerce
2 32 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (14.86%) Finance
4 23 (13.14%) Java
5 21 (12.00%) DevOps
6 20 (11.43%) FMCG
6 20 (11.43%) Telecoms
7 19 (10.86%) SQL
7 19 (10.86%) Microsoft
7 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
7 19 (10.86%) Jenkins
8 18 (10.29%) Project Management
8 18 (10.29%) Linux
9 17 (9.71%) IBM
9 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
10 16 (9.14%) Git (software)
10 16 (9.14%) Middleware
10 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
11 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
11 15 (8.57%) TDD
12 14 (8.00%) Migration
13 13 (7.43%) Oracle
13 13 (7.43%) Scrum
13 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
14 12 (6.86%) User Stories
14 12 (6.86%) Marketing
14 12 (6.86%) JIRA
14 12 (6.86%) Ab Initio
14 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
14 12 (6.86%) ITIL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 9 (5.14%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.57%) JBoss
3 7 (4.00%) Confluence
3 7 (4.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.43%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.43%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.71%) SAS
6 2 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.14%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.14%) MQSI
6 2 (1.14%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.57%) iPlanet
7 1 (0.57%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (9.14%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.57%) MS Office
3 3 (1.71%) Adobe Illustrator
3 3 (1.71%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (1.71%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (3.43%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.71%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.14%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.57%) Adobe Campaign
4 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.57%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.29%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.14%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (1.14%) SaaS
4 1 (0.57%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (3.43%) Firewall
1 6 (3.43%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.86%) 3G
2 5 (2.86%) 4G
2 5 (2.86%) Broadband
2 5 (2.86%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (2.86%) FWSM
2 5 (2.86%) SMS
3 3 (1.71%) BIG-IP
3 3 (1.71%) LTE
3 3 (1.71%) MVNO
3 3 (1.71%) Value-Added Service
3 3 (1.71%) VLAN
3 3 (1.71%) VoIP
3 3 (1.71%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (1.71%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.14%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.14%) Network Security
4 2 (1.14%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.86%) Big Data
2 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.14%) GIS
3 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
3 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.57%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.57%) Hazelcast
4 1 (0.57%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.57%) MySQL
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.57%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.57%) Redis
4 1 (0.57%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 19 (10.86%) Jenkins
2 16 (9.14%) Git (software)
3 12 (6.86%) JIRA
4 4 (2.29%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (2.29%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.14%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.57%) Ant
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.57%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.57%) FitNesse
6 1 (0.57%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.57%) JMeter
6 1 (0.57%) JUnit
6 1 (0.57%) LoadUI
6 1 (0.57%) Maven
6 1 (0.57%) NetBeans
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 26 (14.86%) Finance
2 20 (11.43%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.86%) Marketing
4 6 (3.43%) Banking
4 6 (3.43%) Billing
5 4 (2.29%) Advertising
6 3 (1.71%) Back Office
6 3 (1.71%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.14%) French Language
7 2 (1.14%) Games
7 2 (1.14%) German Language
7 2 (1.14%) Italian Language
7 2 (1.14%) Retail Banking
7 2 (1.14%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
8 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 47 (26.86%) Architect
2 25 (14.29%) Analyst
3 14 (8.00%) Developer
3 14 (8.00%) Solutions Architect
4 12 (6.86%) Business Analyst
4 12 (6.86%) Project Manager
5 11 (6.29%) DevOps Engineer
5 11 (6.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 11 (6.29%) Security Engineer
6 9 (5.14%) Data Architect
6 9 (5.14%) Integration Architect
7 6 (3.43%) Consultant
7 6 (3.43%) Retail Business Analyst
7 6 (3.43%) Technical Architect
7 6 (3.43%) Test Engineer
7 6 (3.43%) WebSphere Engineer
8 5 (2.86%) Applications Engineer
8 5 (2.86%) IP Engineer
8 5 (2.86%) IP Security Engineer
8 5 (2.86%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.14%) Middleware
2 11 (6.29%) XML
3 10 (5.71%) J2EE
4 9 (5.14%) HTML
4 9 (5.14%) REST
4 9 (5.14%) Spring
5 8 (4.57%) CSS
5 8 (4.57%) EJB
5 8 (4.57%) Hibernate
5 8 (4.57%) Web Services
6 7 (4.00%) JSP
7 6 (3.43%) HTML5
7 6 (3.43%) JMS
7 6 (3.43%) JSON
7 6 (3.43%) Struts
8 5 (2.86%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (2.29%) .NET
10 3 (1.71%) CSS3
10 3 (1.71%) jQuery
11 2 (1.14%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.43%) FMCG
2 17 (9.71%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.14%) Smart Meter
4 6 (3.43%) Data Centre
4 6 (3.43%) Mobile App
5 5 (2.86%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.86%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.29%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.29%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.71%) Clustering
7 3 (1.71%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.71%) User Experience
8 2 (1.14%) CCTV
8 2 (1.14%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.14%) Social Media
9 1 (0.57%) Copywriting
9 1 (0.57%) Market Risk
9 1 (0.57%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.29%) Linux
2 11 (6.29%) Unix
3 9 (5.14%) Windows
4 4 (2.29%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Android
5 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.57%) AIX
6 1 (0.57%) Solaris
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (20.57%) E-Commerce
2 32 (18.29%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (12.00%) DevOps
4 19 (10.86%) Continuous Integration
5 18 (10.29%) Project Management
6 15 (8.57%) TDD
7 14 (8.00%) Migration
8 13 (7.43%) Mentoring
8 13 (7.43%) Scrum
9 12 (6.86%) Data Modelling
9 12 (6.86%) ITIL
9 12 (6.86%) Stakeholder Management
9 12 (6.86%) User Stories
10 11 (6.29%) Configuration Management
10 11 (6.29%) High Availability
10 11 (6.29%) Open Source
10 11 (6.29%) Pair Programming
11 10 (5.71%) CRM
11 10 (5.71%) SOA
11 10 (5.71%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.14%) Java
2 19 (10.86%) SQL
3 15 (8.57%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.86%) C
4 5 (2.86%) Python
4 5 (2.86%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.14%) Perl
5 2 (1.14%) Scala
5 2 (1.14%) VBA
6 1 (0.57%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.57%) C++
6 1 (0.57%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.57%) R
6 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.57%) VB
6 1 (0.57%) XPath
Qualifications
1 7 (4.00%) Degree
2 6 (3.43%) CCNP
2 6 (3.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.86%) A+ Certification
3 5 (2.86%) CCSA
3 5 (2.86%) CCSE
4 4 (2.29%) CISSP
5 3 (1.71%) ISTQB
5 3 (1.71%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
6 1 (0.57%) ACCA
6 1 (0.57%) CCIE
6 1 (0.57%) CCNA
6 1 (0.57%) CIMA
6 1 (0.57%) CISA
6 1 (0.57%) CISM
6 1 (0.57%) CISMP
6 1 (0.57%) CRISC
6 1 (0.57%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.00%) QA
2 5 (2.86%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.14%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.14%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) JSP 440
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.86%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.14%) Docker
3 2 (1.14%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.57%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 9 (5.14%) Ansible
2 5 (2.86%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.57%) EMC VPLEX
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.57%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (10.86%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.71%) IBM
3 13 (7.43%) Oracle
4 12 (6.86%) Ab Initio
5 9 (5.14%) Cisco
6 7 (4.00%) ATG
6 7 (4.00%) hybris
7 6 (3.43%) CheckPoint
7 6 (3.43%) F5
7 6 (3.43%) Percussion
7 6 (3.43%) webMethods
8 5 (2.86%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.29%) ServiceNow
10 3 (1.71%) Google
11 2 (1.14%) ESRI
11 2 (1.14%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.14%) Qualys
11 2 (1.14%) Remedy
11 2 (1.14%) SAP
11 2 (1.14%) VMware
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