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 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 27 19 26
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 3.21% 5.38% 1.68%
As % of the General category 8.89% 17.54% 5.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 2
Average daily rate
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£420 £283 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.67% -40.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £175 £435
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £392 £515
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 £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
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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
90 57 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 36.14% 30.65% 29.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 30 35
Average daily rate £400 £373 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.38% -8.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £181 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 £15.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-20.63% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

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
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 2 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 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
5 2 (13.33%) Change Control
5 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (13.33%) User Experience
5 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
5 2 (13.33%) EPoS
5 2 (13.33%) VBA
5 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
5 2 (13.33%) CRM
5 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 2 (13.33%) Confluence
5 2 (13.33%) hybris
5 2 (13.33%) Degree
5 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (13.33%) Data Management
6 1 (6.67%) Content Management
6 1 (6.67%) Spring
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
6 1 (6.67%) RESTful
6 1 (6.67%) CMS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 (13.33%) Confluence
2 1 (6.67%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 2 (13.33%) MS Visio
1 2 (13.33%) Spreadsheet
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (13.33%) Axure RP
General
1 9 (60.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Analyst
2 12 (80.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (26.67%) Data Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Data Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Insurance Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Web Services
1 1 (6.67%) Spring
1 1 (6.67%) RESTful
1 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) EPoS
1 2 (13.33%) User Experience
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (53.33%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Business Analysis
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (13.33%) Data Management
4 2 (13.33%) Change Control
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analysis
4 2 (13.33%) CRM
4 2 (13.33%) Quality Management
5 1 (6.67%) B2C
5 1 (6.67%) BPR
5 1 (6.67%) Scrum
5 1 (6.67%) TDD
5 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (6.67%) Content Management
5 1 (6.67%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) VBA
2 1 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) hybris