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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 44 45 54
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Contract jobs citing Retail 84 94 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.57% 3.83% 3.00%
As % of the General category 9.60% 8.70% 7.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 43 37
Median daily rate £475 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £185 £207
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £585
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+5.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
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
875 1080 1006
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 37.19% 44.05% 40.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 410 509 440
Median daily rate £385 £375 £368
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.66% +2.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £513 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £379
% change year-on-year
- +5.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 19 15
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £38.60 £22.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.76%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -7 28 £513 +7.89% 3
Reading +8 26 £425 -10.52% 3
Newbury -3 4 £575 +109.09% 1
Wokingham - 2 - - 1
Maidenhead -2 1 £425 - 3
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 39 (23.35%) E-Commerce
2 32 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (16.17%) Telecoms
4 24 (14.37%) Finance
4 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
5 22 (13.17%) Project Management
6 21 (12.57%) Java
7 19 (11.38%) FMCG
8 15 (8.98%) Middleware
8 15 (8.98%) Linux
8 15 (8.98%) IBM
8 15 (8.98%) MS Excel
8 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
8 15 (8.98%) DevOps
9 14 (8.38%) Migration
9 14 (8.38%) SQL
9 14 (8.38%) Oracle
10 13 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
10 13 (7.78%) hybris
10 13 (7.78%) Jenkins
11 12 (7.19%) J2EE
11 12 (7.19%) CRM
12 11 (6.59%) ITIL
12 11 (6.59%) Change Management
12 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
12 11 (6.59%) Oracle Retail
12 11 (6.59%) Marketing
12 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
12 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
13 10 (5.99%) Windows

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 8 (4.79%) JBoss
1 8 (4.79%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.19%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.59%) CMS
3 6 (3.59%) Tomcat
3 6 (3.59%) WebLogic
3 6 (3.59%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (2.99%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 4 (2.40%) Confluence
6 2 (1.20%) Apache
6 2 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.20%) MQSI
6 2 (1.20%) SAS
7 1 (0.60%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 15 (8.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.79%) MS Office
3 6 (3.59%) Adobe Illustrator
3 6 (3.59%) Photoshop
4 4 (2.40%) MS Project
5 3 (1.80%) Acrobat
5 3 (1.80%) InDesign
6 2 (1.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
7 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (6.59%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (2.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (1.80%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (1.20%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (1.20%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (0.60%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.99%) SaaS
2 3 (1.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.20%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.99%) 3G
1 5 (2.99%) 4G
1 5 (2.99%) Broadband
1 5 (2.99%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (2.99%) Cisco PIX
1 5 (2.99%) Firewall
1 5 (2.99%) FWSM
1 5 (2.99%) SMS
2 3 (1.80%) LTE
2 3 (1.80%) MPLS
2 3 (1.80%) MVNO
2 3 (1.80%) Value-Added Service
2 3 (1.80%) VLAN
2 3 (1.80%) VoIP
3 2 (1.20%) HTTP
3 2 (1.20%) RIP
3 2 (1.20%) SMTP
3 2 (1.20%) SNMP
3 2 (1.20%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.20%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.59%) Big Data
2 4 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.80%) Power BI
4 2 (1.20%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.20%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.20%) GIS
4 2 (1.20%) MySQL
4 2 (1.20%) SAS EBI
5 1 (0.60%) DB2
5 1 (0.60%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Power View
5 1 (0.60%) MongoDB
5 1 (0.60%) PowerPivot
5 1 (0.60%) Qlik Sense
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.78%) Jenkins
2 11 (6.59%) Git (software)
3 9 (5.39%) JIRA
4 4 (2.40%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (2.40%) Vagrant
5 2 (1.20%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.60%) Cucumber
6 1 (0.60%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.60%) Maven
6 1 (0.60%) Selenium
6 1 (0.60%) TestComplete
General
1 27 (16.17%) Telecoms
2 24 (14.37%) Finance
3 11 (6.59%) Marketing
4 8 (4.79%) Banking
4 8 (4.79%) Billing
5 5 (2.99%) Advertising
6 4 (2.40%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.40%) Retail Banking
7 3 (1.80%) Back Office
8 1 (0.60%) French Language
8 1 (0.60%) Games
8 1 (0.60%) German Language
8 1 (0.60%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 46 (27.54%) Architect
2 19 (11.38%) Analyst
3 17 (10.18%) Project Manager
3 17 (10.18%) Solutions Architect
4 13 (7.78%) Business Analyst
5 11 (6.59%) Developer
6 10 (5.99%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 10 (5.99%) Technical Architect
7 9 (5.39%) DevOps Engineer
8 8 (4.79%) Technical Solutions Architect
9 7 (4.19%) Security Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) Consultant
10 6 (3.59%) E-Commerce Architect
10 6 (3.59%) Oracle Architect
10 6 (3.59%) Retail Business Analyst
10 6 (3.59%) Service Architect
10 6 (3.59%) Test Engineer
10 6 (3.59%) WebSphere Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) IP Engineer
11 5 (2.99%) IP Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.98%) Middleware
2 12 (7.19%) J2EE
3 9 (5.39%) Hibernate
3 9 (5.39%) Spring
4 8 (4.79%) Web Services
4 8 (4.79%) XML
5 7 (4.19%) EJB
5 7 (4.19%) REST
6 6 (3.59%) JSON
6 6 (3.59%) JSP
6 6 (3.59%) Struts
7 5 (2.99%) JMS
7 5 (2.99%) RabbitMQ
8 4 (2.40%) CSS
9 3 (1.80%) HTML
10 2 (1.20%) .NET
10 2 (1.20%) HTML5
10 2 (1.20%) IBM Integration Bus
10 2 (1.20%) Node.js
10 2 (1.20%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.38%) FMCG
2 11 (6.59%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (5.39%) Smart Meter
4 6 (3.59%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.99%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 5 (2.99%) Private Cloud
6 4 (2.40%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.80%) CCTV
7 3 (1.80%) Clustering
7 3 (1.80%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
7 3 (1.80%) Driving Licence
7 3 (1.80%) Fintech
7 3 (1.80%) User Experience
7 3 (1.80%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.20%) Data Conversion
8 2 (1.20%) EPoS
8 2 (1.20%) PMI
9 1 (0.60%) Chip and PIN
9 1 (0.60%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 15 (8.98%) Linux
2 10 (5.99%) Windows
3 9 (5.39%) Unix
4 4 (2.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.20%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.60%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.60%) Windows 8
6 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (23.35%) E-Commerce
2 32 (19.16%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (13.17%) Project Management
4 15 (8.98%) DevOps
4 15 (8.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (8.38%) Migration
6 13 (7.78%) Continuous Integration
7 12 (7.19%) CRM
8 11 (6.59%) Change Management
8 11 (6.59%) ITIL
9 10 (5.99%) Logistics
9 10 (5.99%) Scrum
10 9 (5.39%) Configuration Management
10 9 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.79%) Business Analysis
11 8 (4.79%) High Availability
12 7 (4.19%) Business Intelligence
12 7 (4.19%) ERP
12 7 (4.19%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.19%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 21 (12.57%) Java
2 14 (8.38%) SQL
3 10 (5.99%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.99%) Python
4 5 (2.99%) Shell Script
5 4 (2.40%) C
6 1 (0.60%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.60%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.60%) PHP
6 1 (0.60%) R
6 1 (0.60%) Ruby
6 1 (0.60%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (4.79%) Degree
2 5 (2.99%) A+ Certification
2 5 (2.99%) CCNP
2 5 (2.99%) CCSA
2 5 (2.99%) CCSE
2 5 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (1.80%) CISSP
3 3 (1.80%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.80%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
3 3 (1.80%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.20%) PMP
5 1 (0.60%) ACMT
5 1 (0.60%) APMP
5 1 (0.60%) ISEB
5 1 (0.60%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.40%) GxP
1 4 (2.40%) SLA
2 2 (1.20%) ISO 9001
2 2 (1.20%) QA
System Software
1 11 (6.59%) Active Directory
2 5 (2.99%) ProxySG
3 2 (1.20%) Virtual Desktop
4 1 (0.60%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (4.19%) Ansible
2 5 (2.99%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 24 (14.37%) Microsoft
2 15 (8.98%) IBM
3 14 (8.38%) Oracle
4 13 (7.78%) hybris
5 8 (4.79%) ATG
6 7 (4.19%) SAP
7 6 (3.59%) Percussion
8 5 (2.99%) Blue Coat
8 5 (2.99%) CheckPoint
8 5 (2.99%) Cisco
8 5 (2.99%) F5
9 4 (2.40%) Adobe
9 4 (2.40%) JD Edwards
10 3 (1.80%) Ab Initio
10 3 (1.80%) Remedy
11 2 (1.20%) ESRI
11 2 (1.20%) Fortinet
11 2 (1.20%) Salesforce.com
11 2 (1.20%) Teradata
11 2 (1.20%) webMethods
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