The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 7 16 8
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Contract jobs citing Retail 36 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 11.96% 8.04% 12.11%
As % of the General category 25.35% 21.43% 34.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 22
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £265 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £475 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £18.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.05% -17.77%
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 Bracknell region.

General Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
142 126 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 47.18% 37.50% 35.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 65 32
Average daily rate £325 £385 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.58% -3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £133 £230 £179
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 12 9
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £17.33
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -10.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.18 £11.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £27.88 £17.34
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -18.18%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Bracknell

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 26 March 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Bracknell

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Bracknell

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 18 (32.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (21.43%) ITIL
3 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
4 9 (16.07%) HTML
5 8 (14.29%) Graphic Design
5 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
5 8 (14.29%) CSS
5 8 (14.29%) Windows
5 8 (14.29%) IBM
5 8 (14.29%) SOA
6 7 (12.50%) VMware
6 7 (12.50%) Multimedia
6 7 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
6 7 (12.50%) Linux
6 7 (12.50%) Photography
6 7 (12.50%) Marketing
6 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
7 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
7 6 (10.71%) UNIX
7 6 (10.71%) DB2
7 6 (10.71%) Finance
8 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
8 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
8 5 (8.93%) AS400
8 5 (8.93%) Java
8 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
8 5 (8.93%) RPG
8 5 (8.93%) HP

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bracknell 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 6 (10.71%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.57%) Adobe CQ
2 2 (3.57%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) Commerce Server
3 1 (1.79%) CMS
3 1 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.79%) CICS
3 1 (1.79%) Confluence
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) Photoshop
2 4 (7.14%) MS Office
3 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.79%) Adobe Illustrator
Business Applications
1 1 (1.79%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (1.79%) Fredhopper
1 1 (1.79%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) SaaS
1 1 (1.79%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 3 (5.36%) Internet
2 3 (5.36%) APPN
2 3 (5.36%) SNA
2 3 (5.36%) FTP
2 3 (5.36%) HTTP
2 3 (5.36%) LAN
2 3 (5.36%) WAN
2 3 (5.36%) SAN
3 1 (1.79%) CTI
3 1 (1.79%) DNS
3 1 (1.79%) Broadband
3 1 (1.79%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.71%) DB2
2 3 (5.36%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.79%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 7 (12.50%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (1.79%) Git (software)
General
1 7 (12.50%) Multimedia
1 7 (12.50%) Marketing
2 6 (10.71%) Finance
3 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.36%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (23.21%) Architect
1 13 (23.21%) Analyst
2 10 (17.86%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Technical Architect
3 9 (16.07%) Designer
4 8 (14.29%) Developer
5 7 (12.50%) Web Designer
5 7 (12.50%) Technical Solutions Architect
6 4 (7.14%) Support Analyst
6 4 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Incident Manager
7 3 (5.36%) Infrastructure Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Service Analyst
7 3 (5.36%) Escalation Manager
8 2 (3.57%) 1st Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Project Coordinator
8 2 (3.57%) Integration Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) WebSphere Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.07%) HTML
2 8 (14.29%) CSS
3 3 (5.36%) APPC
3 3 (5.36%) .NET
4 1 (1.79%) COM
4 1 (1.79%) EJB
4 1 (1.79%) JDBC
4 1 (1.79%) SOAP
4 1 (1.79%) XML
4 1 (1.79%) XSD
4 1 (1.79%) JavaBeans
4 1 (1.79%) WSDL
4 1 (1.79%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Graphic Design
2 7 (12.50%) Photography
3 5 (8.93%) AS400
3 5 (8.93%) iSeries
4 2 (3.57%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (1.79%) EPoS
5 1 (1.79%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 8 (14.29%) Windows
2 7 (12.50%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) Windows 7
5 3 (5.36%) OS/400
5 3 (5.36%) Windows XP
5 3 (5.36%) i5/OS
6 2 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (1.79%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (32.14%) E-Commerce
2 12 (21.43%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (21.43%) ITIL
3 8 (14.29%) SOA
4 6 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 5 (8.93%) TOGAF
5 5 (8.93%) Problem Management
6 4 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 3 (5.36%) Project Management
7 3 (5.36%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Analysis
8 2 (3.57%) ETL
8 2 (3.57%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (3.57%) CRM
8 2 (3.57%) PRINCE2
8 2 (3.57%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.57%) TDD
9 1 (1.79%) Information Security
9 1 (1.79%) Validation
9 1 (1.79%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.93%) Java
1 5 (8.93%) JavaScript
1 5 (8.93%) RPG
2 4 (7.14%) SQL
2 4 (7.14%) COBOL
3 3 (5.36%) C
4 2 (3.57%) RPG/400
4 2 (3.57%) RPG IV
5 1 (1.79%) JCL
Qualifications
1 3 (5.36%) IBM Certification
1 3 (5.36%) SC Cleared
1 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.79%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (1.79%) CCIE
2 1 (1.79%) CCNP
2 1 (1.79%) CCNA
2 1 (1.79%) CCDA
2 1 (1.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (5.36%) QA
System Software
1 7 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (5.36%) KVM
2 3 (5.36%) vSphere
2 3 (5.36%) PowerHA
2 3 (5.36%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (5.36%) Tivoli NetView
2 1 (1.79%) Ansible
Vendors
1 10 (17.86%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.29%) IBM
3 7 (12.50%) VMware
4 5 (8.93%) HP
5 3 (5.36%) JDA
5 3 (5.36%) NetIQ
5 3 (5.36%) Cisco
5 3 (5.36%) Adobe
5 3 (5.36%) Dell
5 3 (5.36%) RedPrairie
5 3 (5.36%) Fujitsu
6 2 (3.57%) ServiceNow
6 2 (3.57%) Software AG
6 2 (3.57%) Citrix
6 2 (3.57%) Oracle
6 2 (3.57%) webMethods
6 2 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.79%) Ab Initio
7 1 (1.79%) Remedy
7 1 (1.79%) SAP