The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 56 33 17
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -16
Contract jobs citing Retail 20 37 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.21% 4.68% 6.52%
As % of the General category 6.85% 14.07% 17.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 29 30
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£374 £300 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+24.66% -24.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £225 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £408 £501
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 2
Average hourly rate £7.60 £10.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £14.45 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.41% -35.80%
Retail
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
292 263 202
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 32.30% 33.25% 37.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 220 202 139
Average daily rate £375 £350 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 4
Average hourly rate £18.82 £16.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.62% -62.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £10.00 £17.85
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.20 £33.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 39 (60.00%) Banking
3 23 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 23 (35.38%) Retail Banking
4 14 (21.54%) SQL
5 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (13.85%) Project Management
7 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (12.31%) Teradata
7 8 (12.31%) Marketing
7 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (9.23%) iOS Development
9 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
9 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
9 5 (7.69%) Legal
9 5 (7.69%) Web Services
9 5 (7.69%) CRM
9 5 (7.69%) Oracle
9 5 (7.69%) ISEB
9 5 (7.69%) Apple Swift
10 4 (6.15%) User Experience
10 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (6.15%) SAP
10 4 (6.15%) VBA
10 4 (6.15%) .NET
10 4 (6.15%) C#
10 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
10 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
10 4 (6.15%) Scrum

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Bristol 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 1 (1.54%) SAS
1 1 (1.54%) Mule
1 1 (1.54%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 4 (6.15%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Office
3 1 (1.54%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.54%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.54%) ATM
1 1 (1.54%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.62%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.08%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.08%) DataStage
4 1 (1.54%) Essbase
4 1 (1.54%) Base SAS
General
1 43 (66.15%) Finance
2 39 (60.00%) Banking
3 23 (35.38%) Retail Banking
4 8 (12.31%) Marketing
5 5 (7.69%) Legal
6 1 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.54%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.54%) Back Office
6 1 (1.54%) Electronics
6 1 (1.54%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (27.69%) Analyst
2 16 (24.62%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.31%) Business Analyst
3 8 (12.31%) Developer
4 6 (9.23%) Test Leader
4 6 (9.23%) iOS Developer
5 5 (7.69%) PMO Manager
6 4 (6.15%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.62%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.62%) Insight Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Head of Architecture
8 2 (3.08%) Senior PMO Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Lead Project Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Test Manager
8 2 (3.08%) Lead Business Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Data Manager
9 1 (1.54%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 1 (1.54%) Integration Engineer
9 1 (1.54%) Financial Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.69%) Web Services
2 4 (6.15%) .NET
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.54%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.54%) Spring
3 1 (1.54%) MDX
3 1 (1.54%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.54%) RESTful
3 1 (1.54%) Apache Camel
3 1 (1.54%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.31%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.15%) User Experience
3 3 (4.62%) FMCG
4 1 (1.54%) Visualisation
4 1 (1.54%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.54%) PMI
4 1 (1.54%) EPoS
4 1 (1.54%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.54%) DTV
4 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Stakeholder Management
2 12 (18.46%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (13.85%) Project Management
4 6 (9.23%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.69%) CRM
5 5 (7.69%) Data Analysis
6 4 (6.15%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.15%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (6.15%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.15%) Scrum
6 4 (6.15%) PRINCE2
6 4 (6.15%) Migration
6 4 (6.15%) User Stories
7 3 (4.62%) Data Transformation
7 3 (4.62%) SDLC
7 3 (4.62%) Analytics
7 3 (4.62%) Programme Management
7 3 (4.62%) B2B
7 3 (4.62%) Data Protection
7 3 (4.62%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (21.54%) SQL
2 5 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 4 (6.15%) VBA
3 4 (6.15%) C#
4 3 (4.62%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.54%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ISEB
2 3 (4.62%) Oracle Certification
3 2 (3.08%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.54%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.54%) ACCA
4 1 (1.54%) CIMA
4 1 (1.54%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.62%) QA
2 1 (1.54%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.54%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (12.31%) Teradata
2 5 (7.69%) Oracle
3 4 (6.15%) SAP
3 4 (6.15%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (4.62%) HP
5 2 (3.08%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £350 - £420 per day
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £320.00 - £355 per day
Posted: 20 hours ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £520 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 - £340 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £400.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago