The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 32 22 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +10
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 13 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.37% 5.65% 1.61%
As % of the General category 7.83% 21.67% 6.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 1
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£475 £315 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.79% -40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £13.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+24.19% -38.26%
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 Brighton region.

General Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
115 60 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 43.07% 26.09% 25.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 34 34
Average daily rate £400 £358 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.88% -12.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £24.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.18% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Brighton

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Brighton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (41.18%) Banking
4 5 (29.41%) Data Management
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
6 3 (17.65%) Change Control
6 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
7 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
7 2 (11.76%) Degree
7 2 (11.76%) Scrum
7 2 (11.76%) Teradata
7 2 (11.76%) User Experience
7 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
7 2 (11.76%) hybris
7 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
7 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
7 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
7 2 (11.76%) SAS
7 2 (11.76%) Toad
7 2 (11.76%) VBA
7 2 (11.76%) Oracle
7 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
7 2 (11.76%) DB2

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
2 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 2 (11.76%) MS Visio
2 2 (11.76%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (11.76%) Spreadsheet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.76%) SQL Server
1 2 (11.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Toad
1 2 (11.76%) ERwin
General
1 12 (70.59%) Finance
2 7 (41.18%) Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.76%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Analyst
2 11 (64.71%) Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Data Analyst
4 3 (17.65%) Data Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) Support Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (5.88%) Development Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Java Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) Spring
2 1 (5.88%) RESTful
2 1 (5.88%) REST
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) EPoS
1 2 (11.76%) User Experience
2 1 (5.88%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (29.41%) Data Management
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 4 (23.53%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (17.65%) Change Control
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Logical Data Model
5 2 (11.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (11.76%) Scrum
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) B2C
6 1 (5.88%) BPR
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) TDD
6 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
6 1 (5.88%) Coaching
6 1 (5.88%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.88%) Content Management
6 1 (5.88%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) VBA
2 1 (5.88%) C#
2 1 (5.88%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
1 2 (11.76%) IBM
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.76%) CA
1 2 (11.76%) Teradata
1 2 (11.76%) hybris