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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 14 13 19
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail 20 23 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.06% 9.31% 3.43%
As % of the General category 17.39% 23.71% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 16 5
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.17% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £330 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £513 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £39.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.61 £13.87 £6.50
% change year-on-year
+5.33% +113.38%
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
115 97 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 46.37% 39.27% 31.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 42 18
Average daily rate £350 £345 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.44% -13.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £205 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £478 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 10
Average hourly rate £17.13 £25.00 £26.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.50% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.58 £11.90 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £32.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%

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 24 December 2014.

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 24 December 2014, 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 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 8 (21.62%) SOA
3 8 (21.62%) ITIL
4 7 (18.92%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) IBM
5 6 (16.22%) Windows
5 6 (16.22%) MS Office
6 5 (13.51%) RPG
6 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 5 (13.51%) Cisco
6 5 (13.51%) Project Management
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) AS400
6 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
6 5 (13.51%) iSeries
7 4 (10.81%) VMware
7 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (10.81%) Marketing
7 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
7 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
7 4 (10.81%) FTP
7 4 (10.81%) HTTP
7 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
7 4 (10.81%) CRM
7 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
7 4 (10.81%) Linux
7 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
7 4 (10.81%) UNIX
7 4 (10.81%) DB2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Confluence
3 2 (5.41%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.70%) Lotus Domino
4 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MS Office
2 4 (10.81%) MS Excel
3 2 (5.41%) Photoshop
3 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (2.70%) MS Project
4 1 (2.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Google Apps
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) FTP
1 4 (10.81%) HTTP
2 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
2 3 (8.11%) SNA
2 3 (8.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) LAN
2 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 3 (8.11%) Internet
2 3 (8.11%) APPN
3 2 (5.41%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) DB2
2 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MSI
2 1 (2.70%) Dreamweaver
General
1 5 (13.51%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Marketing
3 2 (5.41%) Finance
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.70%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 13 (35.14%) Architect
2 10 (27.03%) Solutions Architect
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Architect
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 5 (13.51%) Coordinator
6 4 (10.81%) Developer
6 4 (10.81%) Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Project Coordinator
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) Security Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Project Manager
8 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Designer
8 2 (5.41%) Developer Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) RPG Developer
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.70%) SOA Designer
9 1 (2.70%) SCCM Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) CRM Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) APPC
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
3 1 (2.70%) .NET
3 1 (2.70%) COM
3 1 (2.70%) CSS
3 1 (2.70%) JDBC
3 1 (2.70%) SOAP
3 1 (2.70%) XML
3 1 (2.70%) XSD
3 1 (2.70%) JMS
3 1 (2.70%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) AS400
1 5 (13.51%) iSeries
2 2 (5.41%) Mainframe
2 2 (5.41%) User Experience
3 1 (2.70%) Social Media
3 1 (2.70%) Graphic Design
3 1 (2.70%) Photography
3 1 (2.70%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.22%) Windows
2 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
3 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 4 (10.81%) Linux
4 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
4 3 (8.11%) OS/400
4 3 (8.11%) i5/OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (29.73%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (21.62%) SOA
2 8 (21.62%) ITIL
3 5 (13.51%) E-Commerce
3 5 (13.51%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
4 4 (10.81%) CRM
4 4 (10.81%) TOGAF
5 3 (8.11%) Data Management
5 3 (8.11%) Problem Management
5 3 (8.11%) Migration
5 3 (8.11%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.41%) Campaign Management
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Analysis
6 2 (5.41%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (5.41%) ETL
6 2 (5.41%) Test Management
6 2 (5.41%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.70%) SIEM
7 1 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) RPG
2 4 (10.81%) C
3 3 (8.11%) COBOL
3 3 (8.11%) SQL
4 2 (5.41%) RPG/400
4 2 (5.41%) RPG IV
5 1 (2.70%) VB
5 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) IBM Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.70%) CCIE
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCNA
2 1 (2.70%) CCDA
2 1 (2.70%) CCDP
2 1 (2.70%) CISSP
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (8.11%) Hyper-V
2 3 (8.11%) vSphere
2 3 (8.11%) PowerHA
2 3 (8.11%) KVM
3 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Tivoli NetView
2 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (5.41%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
2 7 (18.92%) HP
2 7 (18.92%) IBM
3 5 (13.51%) Cisco
4 4 (10.81%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (10.81%) VMware
5 3 (8.11%) Google
5 3 (8.11%) webMethods
5 3 (8.11%) NetIQ
5 3 (8.11%) Dell
5 3 (8.11%) Software AG
6 2 (5.41%) Oracle
6 2 (5.41%) Lotus
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) Siebel
7 1 (2.70%) Juniper
7 1 (2.70%) Ab Initio
7 1 (2.70%) Qualys
7 1 (2.70%) Splunk
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