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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 41 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Retail 93 90 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.88% 3.50% 2.87%
As % of the General category 10.95% 8.16% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 47 42
Median daily rate £475 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £150 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £570
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 £13.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.25 £14.45
% change year-on-year
+218.84% +19.41%
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
849 1103 1051
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 35.46% 42.83% 42.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 557 459
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 24 15
Median hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £44.90 £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 -3 34 £525 +29.23% 4
Reading +12 20 £413 -4.34% 1
Newbury -4 2 £588 - 2
Wokingham - 1 - - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (21.18%) E-Commerce
2 33 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (17.06%) Finance
4 24 (14.12%) Microsoft
5 22 (12.94%) Project Management
6 21 (12.35%) Java
7 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
7 20 (11.76%) FMCG
8 19 (11.18%) DevOps
9 18 (10.59%) Linux
10 17 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
10 17 (10.00%) Jenkins
11 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
12 15 (8.82%) Middleware
12 15 (8.82%) IBM
12 15 (8.82%) SQL
12 15 (8.82%) MS Excel
13 14 (8.24%) Oracle
13 14 (8.24%) Scrum
13 14 (8.24%) Git (software)
14 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (7.06%) TDD
14 12 (7.06%) JavaScript
14 12 (7.06%) ITIL
14 12 (7.06%) CRM
14 12 (7.06%) Change Management
15 11 (6.47%) Marketing
15 11 (6.47%) Migration
15 11 (6.47%) JIRA
16 10 (5.88%) WebSphere

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 10 (5.88%) WebSphere
2 8 (4.71%) JBoss
3 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
3 7 (4.12%) WebLogic
4 6 (3.53%) Confluence
4 6 (3.53%) Tomcat
4 6 (3.53%) WebSphere Application Server
5 3 (1.76%) SAS
6 2 (1.18%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.18%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.18%) MQSI
7 1 (0.59%) Apache
7 1 (0.59%) CMS
7 1 (0.59%) iPlanet
Applications
1 15 (8.82%) MS Excel
2 7 (4.12%) MS Office
3 4 (2.35%) MS Project
4 3 (1.76%) Adobe Illustrator
4 3 (1.76%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.59%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 10 (5.88%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.76%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (1.76%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.18%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.18%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.35%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (2.35%) SaaS
2 3 (1.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.18%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.53%) Firewall
1 6 (3.53%) Unified Communications
2 5 (2.94%) 3G
2 5 (2.94%) 4G
2 5 (2.94%) Broadband
2 5 (2.94%) Cisco ASA
2 5 (2.94%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (2.94%) FWSM
3 4 (2.35%) SMS
4 3 (1.76%) BIG-IP
4 3 (1.76%) LTE
4 3 (1.76%) MVNO
4 3 (1.76%) Value-Added Service
4 3 (1.76%) VLAN
4 3 (1.76%) VoIP
4 3 (1.76%) Wireshark
5 2 (1.18%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 2 (1.18%) Network Security
5 2 (1.18%) Radio Access Network
5 2 (1.18%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.94%) Big Data
2 3 (1.76%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.18%) GIS
3 2 (1.18%) Power BI
4 1 (0.59%) Base SAS
4 1 (0.59%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Power View
4 1 (0.59%) MySQL
4 1 (0.59%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.59%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.59%) PowerPivot
4 1 (0.59%) Qlik Sense
4 1 (0.59%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 1 (0.59%) SAS EBI
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 17 (10.00%) Jenkins
2 14 (8.24%) Git (software)
3 11 (6.47%) JIRA
4 4 (2.35%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (2.35%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.18%) Dreamweaver
General
1 29 (17.06%) Finance
2 20 (11.76%) Telecoms
3 11 (6.47%) Marketing
4 8 (4.71%) Banking
4 8 (4.71%) Billing
5 5 (2.94%) Advertising
6 4 (2.35%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.35%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.76%) Back Office
7 3 (1.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.59%) French Language
8 1 (0.59%) Games
8 1 (0.59%) German Language
8 1 (0.59%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.59%) Legal
8 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 45 (26.47%) Architect
2 22 (12.94%) Analyst
3 20 (11.76%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (9.41%) Project Manager
5 12 (7.06%) Business Analyst
5 12 (7.06%) Developer
6 11 (6.47%) DevOps Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.88%) Technical Architect
8 8 (4.71%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.12%) Consultant
10 6 (3.53%) E-Commerce Architect
10 6 (3.53%) Integration Architect
10 6 (3.53%) Retail Business Analyst
10 6 (3.53%) Service Architect
10 6 (3.53%) Test Engineer
10 6 (3.53%) WebSphere Engineer
11 5 (2.94%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
11 5 (2.94%) PMO Lead
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.82%) Middleware
2 9 (5.29%) J2EE
2 9 (5.29%) Spring
3 8 (4.71%) Hibernate
3 8 (4.71%) REST
3 8 (4.71%) Web Services
3 8 (4.71%) XML
4 7 (4.12%) EJB
4 7 (4.12%) JSP
5 6 (3.53%) Struts
6 5 (2.94%) HTML
6 5 (2.94%) JMS
6 5 (2.94%) JSON
6 5 (2.94%) RabbitMQ
7 4 (2.35%) CSS
8 3 (1.76%) .NET
9 2 (1.18%) HTML5
9 2 (1.18%) IBM Integration Bus
9 2 (1.18%) Node.js
9 2 (1.18%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.76%) FMCG
2 12 (7.06%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (4.71%) Smart Meter
4 6 (3.53%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.94%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.35%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.35%) User Experience
7 3 (1.76%) CCTV
7 3 (1.76%) Clustering
7 3 (1.76%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.76%) Cryptography
7 3 (1.76%) Data Conversion
7 3 (1.76%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (1.18%) Driving Licence
8 2 (1.18%) Fintech
8 2 (1.18%) PMI
8 2 (1.18%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.59%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.59%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 18 (10.59%) Linux
2 10 (5.88%) Unix
3 8 (4.71%) Windows
4 4 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.18%) Apple iOS
5 2 (1.18%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.59%) AIX
6 1 (0.59%) Android
6 1 (0.59%) Solaris
6 1 (0.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.18%) E-Commerce
2 33 (19.41%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (12.94%) Project Management
4 19 (11.18%) DevOps
5 17 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
6 16 (9.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 14 (8.24%) Scrum
8 12 (7.06%) Change Management
8 12 (7.06%) CRM
8 12 (7.06%) ITIL
8 12 (7.06%) TDD
9 11 (6.47%) Migration
10 10 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
10 10 (5.88%) Data Modelling
10 10 (5.88%) High Availability
10 10 (5.88%) Pair Programming
10 10 (5.88%) User Stories
11 9 (5.29%) Configuration Management
11 9 (5.29%) Mentoring
11 9 (5.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.35%) Java
2 15 (8.82%) SQL
3 12 (7.06%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.94%) Python
4 5 (2.94%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.35%) C
6 1 (0.59%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.59%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.59%) Perl
6 1 (0.59%) PHP
6 1 (0.59%) R
6 1 (0.59%) Scala
6 1 (0.59%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.59%) VBA
6 1 (0.59%) XPath
Qualifications
1 8 (4.71%) Degree
2 6 (3.53%) CCNP
2 6 (3.53%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.94%) A+ Certification
3 5 (2.94%) CCSA
3 5 (2.94%) CCSE
4 3 (1.76%) CISSP
4 3 (1.76%) ISTQB
4 3 (1.76%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
5 2 (1.18%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.59%) CCIE
6 1 (0.59%) CCNA
6 1 (0.59%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.53%) QA
2 4 (2.35%) GxP
3 3 (1.76%) SLA
4 2 (1.18%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.18%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.59%) JSP 440
System Software
1 9 (5.29%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.94%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.18%) Docker
3 2 (1.18%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.59%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (5.29%) Ansible
2 5 (2.94%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.59%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
3 1 (0.59%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (14.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.82%) IBM
3 14 (8.24%) Oracle
4 7 (4.12%) ATG
4 7 (4.12%) Cisco
4 7 (4.12%) hybris
4 7 (4.12%) SAP
5 6 (3.53%) Ab Initio
5 6 (3.53%) F5
5 6 (3.53%) Percussion
6 5 (2.94%) Blue Coat
6 5 (2.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (2.35%) JD Edwards
8 3 (1.76%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.76%) webMethods
9 2 (1.18%) ESRI
9 2 (1.18%) Fortinet
9 2 (1.18%) Google
9 2 (1.18%) Qualys
9 2 (1.18%) Remedy
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