The first 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 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Bracknell region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 17 10 12
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 14 28 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 6.51% 11.07% 6.96%
As % of the General category 14.43% 35.00% 24.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 15 5
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£310 £425 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.05% +142.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £305 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £453 £352
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.45 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-35.80% +12.50%
General Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
97 80 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 45.12% 31.62% 28.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 54 37 20
Average daily rate £350 £425 £281
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +51.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £172 £233 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £469 £391
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 4
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £27.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -40.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £16.00 £18.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £140.00 £37.50 £29.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Retail
Berkshire

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 10 (23.81%) Migration
2 8 (19.05%) Automotive
2 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
2 8 (19.05%) Adobe
3 7 (16.67%) Oracle
4 6 (14.29%) DB2
4 6 (14.29%) CSS
4 6 (14.29%) HTML
4 6 (14.29%) UNIX
4 6 (14.29%) Middleware
4 6 (14.29%) Android
4 6 (14.29%) HTML5
4 6 (14.29%) Axure RP
4 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 6 (14.29%) CSS3
4 6 (14.29%) Scrum
4 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (14.29%) Appcelerator
4 6 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 5 (11.90%) Lotus
5 5 (11.90%) Windows
5 5 (11.90%) IBM Notes
5 5 (11.90%) Java
5 5 (11.90%) COBOL
5 5 (11.90%) ITIL
5 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 5 (11.90%) MS Office
6 4 (9.52%) CICS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 8 (19.05%) WebSphere
2 5 (11.90%) IBM Notes
3 4 (9.52%) CICS
4 3 (7.14%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (4.76%) CMS
5 2 (4.76%) Magnolia
5 2 (4.76%) Adobe CQ
6 1 (2.38%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (2.38%) IIS
6 1 (2.38%) Apache
6 1 (2.38%) MQSeries
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Office
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (2.38%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.52%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DSL
1 2 (4.76%) xDSL
2 1 (2.38%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (14.29%) DB2
2 2 (4.76%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.38%) Big Data
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.38%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (14.29%) Axure RP
1 6 (14.29%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 4 (9.52%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.38%) Introscope
General
1 8 (19.05%) Automotive
2 4 (9.52%) Finance
3 2 (4.76%) Legal
3 2 (4.76%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.76%) Billing
3 2 (4.76%) French Language
4 1 (2.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (19.05%) Analyst
2 6 (14.29%) Developer
2 6 (14.29%) User Experience Designer
2 6 (14.29%) Designer
3 3 (7.14%) Migration Engineer
3 3 (7.14%) Project Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
4 2 (4.76%) Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Test Manager
4 2 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (4.76%) Systems Developer
4 2 (4.76%) Copywriter
4 2 (4.76%) Senior Designer
4 2 (4.76%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 1 (2.38%) SOA Developer
5 1 (2.38%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Java/J2EE Developer
5 1 (2.38%) SQL Developer
5 1 (2.38%) Project Analyst
5 1 (2.38%) Resource Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (14.29%) CSS
1 6 (14.29%) HTML
1 6 (14.29%) Middleware
1 6 (14.29%) HTML5
1 6 (14.29%) CSS3
2 2 (4.76%) J2EE
3 1 (2.38%) Spring
3 1 (2.38%) .NET
3 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.29%) Mobile App
2 4 (9.52%) Smartphone
3 3 (7.14%) EPoS
4 2 (4.76%) Visualisation
5 1 (2.38%) Clustering
5 1 (2.38%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.38%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (14.29%) UNIX
1 6 (14.29%) Android
1 6 (14.29%) Apple iOS
2 5 (11.90%) Windows
3 2 (4.76%) AIX
3 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.38%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.38%) Linux
4 1 (2.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (23.81%) Migration
2 8 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 6 (14.29%) Scrum
3 6 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (11.90%) ITIL
4 5 (11.90%) PRINCE2
5 4 (9.52%) Web Analytics
5 4 (9.52%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (9.52%) Usability Testing
5 4 (9.52%) Analytics
6 3 (7.14%) Change Control
6 3 (7.14%) SOA
7 2 (4.76%) Project Management
7 2 (4.76%) Risk Assessment
7 2 (4.76%) SEO
7 2 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.76%) Content Management
7 2 (4.76%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.76%) Software Distribution
8 1 (2.38%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.90%) Java
1 5 (11.90%) COBOL
2 4 (9.52%) JCL
3 2 (4.76%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.38%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.38%) Korn
4 1 (2.38%) C
4 1 (2.38%) C#
4 1 (2.38%) C++
4 1 (2.38%) SQL
4 1 (2.38%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.38%) VB
4 1 (2.38%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.38%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.38%) QA
System Software
1 2 (4.76%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.76%) SCCM
2 1 (2.38%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (19.05%) Adobe
2 7 (16.67%) Oracle
3 6 (14.29%) Appcelerator
4 5 (11.90%) Lotus
5 4 (9.52%) RedPrairie
5 4 (9.52%) Google
6 3 (7.14%) VMware
6 3 (7.14%) JDA
7 2 (4.76%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.76%) IBM
7 2 (4.76%) webMethods
7 2 (4.76%) Remedy
8 1 (2.38%) Splunk
8 1 (2.38%) Qualys
8 1 (2.38%) Microsoft
8 1 (2.38%) TIBCO
8 1 (2.38%) Citrix
8 1 (2.38%) Software AG