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 18 April 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 12 15 12
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 27 23 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 8.54% 10.95% 7.94%
As % of the General category 23.08% 37.10% 24.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 22 4
Average daily rate £400 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £353 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £461 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £386
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
General Category
Bracknell
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
117 62 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bracknell 37.03% 29.52% 32.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 29 9
Average daily rate £380 £413 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.87% +35.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £180 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £450 £452
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 13 6
Average hourly rate £13.25 £17.33 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% +38.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £17.50 £14.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
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 18 April 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 18 April 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 13 (27.08%) Adobe
2 12 (25.00%) HTML
2 12 (25.00%) CSS
2 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 12 (25.00%) Automotive
3 11 (22.92%) Scrum
3 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (20.83%) MS Office
4 10 (20.83%) Android
4 10 (20.83%) HTML5
4 10 (20.83%) Axure RP
4 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
4 10 (20.83%) CSS3
4 10 (20.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 10 (20.83%) Appcelerator
4 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
5 8 (16.67%) Migration
5 8 (16.67%) WebSphere
5 8 (16.67%) Smartphone
5 8 (16.67%) Usability Testing
6 7 (14.58%) UNIX
6 7 (14.58%) Java
6 7 (14.58%) DB2
7 6 (12.50%) Project Management
7 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
7 6 (12.50%) Oracle
7 6 (12.50%) Windows
7 6 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
7 6 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
8 5 (10.42%) SCCM

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 4 (8.33%) CICS
3 2 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (4.17%) CMS
3 2 (4.17%) Magnolia
3 2 (4.17%) Adobe CQ
4 1 (2.08%) MS Project Server
4 1 (2.08%) IIS
4 1 (2.08%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (20.83%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
4 2 (4.17%) MS Project
5 1 (2.08%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.17%) DSL
1 2 (4.17%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.58%) DB2
2 4 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.08%) Big Data
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Axure RP
1 10 (20.83%) Appcelerator Titanium
2 6 (12.50%) Balsamiq Mockups
3 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (2.08%) SoapUI
3 1 (2.08%) Bugzilla
3 1 (2.08%) JUnit
3 1 (2.08%) Introscope
General
1 12 (25.00%) Automotive
2 3 (6.25%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.17%) French Language
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Legal
3 2 (4.17%) Billing
4 1 (2.08%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (22.92%) Developer
2 10 (20.83%) User Experience Designer
2 10 (20.83%) Designer
3 7 (14.58%) Analyst
4 6 (12.50%) Systems Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 3 (6.25%) Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Test Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.17%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Copywriter
6 2 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Project Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Project Support Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Senior User Experience Designer
6 2 (4.17%) Senior Designer
7 1 (2.08%) Agile Test Analyst
7 1 (2.08%) SOA Developer
7 1 (2.08%) Lead Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (25.00%) HTML
1 12 (25.00%) CSS
2 10 (20.83%) HTML5
2 10 (20.83%) CSS3
3 5 (10.42%) .NET
3 5 (10.42%) Middleware
4 3 (6.25%) J2EE
5 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.17%) XML
6 1 (2.08%) Spring
6 1 (2.08%) WCF
6 1 (2.08%) jQuery
6 1 (2.08%) Ajax
6 1 (2.08%) JSTL
6 1 (2.08%) JSP
6 1 (2.08%) SOAP
6 1 (2.08%) EJB
6 1 (2.08%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 8 (16.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
4 1 (2.08%) Clustering
4 1 (2.08%) EPoS
4 1 (2.08%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (20.83%) Android
1 10 (20.83%) Apple iOS
2 7 (14.58%) UNIX
3 6 (12.50%) Windows
4 4 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.17%) AIX
6 1 (2.08%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.08%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 11 (22.92%) Scrum
2 11 (22.92%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (16.67%) Migration
3 8 (16.67%) Usability Testing
4 6 (12.50%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 6 (12.50%) Rapid Prototyping
5 4 (8.33%) Analytics
5 4 (8.33%) Software Distribution
5 4 (8.33%) Web Analytics
6 3 (6.25%) Software Testing
7 2 (4.17%) SOA
7 2 (4.17%) ETL
7 2 (4.17%) SEO
7 2 (4.17%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.17%) Content Management
8 1 (2.08%) Waterfall
8 1 (2.08%) Product Management
8 1 (2.08%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.58%) Java
2 5 (10.42%) COBOL
3 4 (8.33%) C#
3 4 (8.33%) JCL
3 4 (8.33%) PowerShell
4 3 (6.25%) SQL
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.08%) Bash Shell
6 1 (2.08%) Korn
6 1 (2.08%) VB
6 1 (2.08%) VB.NET
6 1 (2.08%) C++
6 1 (2.08%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.08%) QA
System Software
1 4 (8.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (10.42%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) SCOM
3 1 (2.08%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 13 (27.08%) Adobe
2 10 (20.83%) Appcelerator
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 5 (10.42%) Microsoft
5 4 (8.33%) VMware
5 4 (8.33%) RedPrairie
6 3 (6.25%) JDA
7 2 (4.17%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (4.17%) webMethods
7 2 (4.17%) Remedy
8 1 (2.08%) IBM
8 1 (2.08%) Software AG
8 1 (2.08%) TIBCO
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