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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
South West / Bristol
Rank 51 51 50
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 21 22 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.48% 2.47% 2.49%
As % of the General category 6.75% 6.45% 7.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 17 20
Median daily rate £320 £403 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.62% +1.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £292 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £515 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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
311 341 293
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.72% 38.36% 33.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 221 259 218
Median daily rate £375 £365 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% -3.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £257 £270 £274
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 2
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bristol region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bristol region with a requirement for Retail.

1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Banking
3 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (39.39%) Marketing
4 13 (39.39%) SQL
5 12 (36.36%) Retail Banking
6 10 (30.30%) Analytics
7 9 (27.27%) Java
8 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
9 7 (21.21%) Selenium
9 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
9 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
9 7 (21.21%) BDD
9 7 (21.21%) JMeter
9 7 (21.21%) Selenium IDE
10 6 (18.18%) Customer Insight
10 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
10 6 (18.18%) SAS
10 6 (18.18%) Internet
10 6 (18.18%) Direct Marketing
11 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
11 5 (15.15%) XML
11 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
12 4 (12.12%) SOA
12 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (12.12%) Process Management
12 4 (12.12%) Teradata
12 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
12 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (18.18%) SAS
2 1 (3.03%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (3.03%) CMS
2 1 (3.03%) EPiServer
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.03%) WebLogic
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.09%) MS Project
3 2 (6.06%) MS Office
4 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (6.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (3.03%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.09%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.18%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (6.06%) Power BI
1 2 (6.06%) PowerPivot
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) Cucumber
1 7 (21.21%) JMeter
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium
1 7 (21.21%) Selenium IDE
1 7 (21.21%) WebDriver
2 1 (3.03%) JIRA
General
1 25 (75.76%) Finance
2 19 (57.58%) Banking
3 13 (39.39%) Marketing
4 12 (36.36%) Retail Banking
5 3 (9.09%) Back Office
5 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
6 2 (6.06%) Electronics
6 2 (6.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (3.03%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 9 (27.27%) Analyst
2 6 (18.18%) Test Automation Engineer
2 6 (18.18%) Test Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Architect
3 4 (12.12%) Java Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (9.09%) BPM Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Customer Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Customer Insight Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Insight Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Solutions Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Analyst Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.06%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Campaign Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Field Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Project Support Officer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (15.15%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) Dojo
2 3 (9.09%) DOM
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (6.06%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) HTML
4 1 (3.03%) .NET
4 1 (3.03%) Ajax
4 1 (3.03%) CSS3
4 1 (3.03%) EJB
4 1 (3.03%) Flash
4 1 (3.03%) HTML5
4 1 (3.03%) J2EE
4 1 (3.03%) JMS
4 1 (3.03%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 2 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.06%) User Experience
3 1 (3.03%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (30.30%) Analytics
3 8 (24.24%) Test Scripting
4 7 (21.21%) BDD
5 6 (18.18%) Customer Insight
5 6 (18.18%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (18.18%) Direct Marketing
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (12.12%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (12.12%) Data Analysis
7 4 (12.12%) Process Management
7 4 (12.12%) Programme Management
7 4 (12.12%) SOA
8 3 (9.09%) Artificial Intelligence
8 3 (9.09%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) E-Commerce
8 3 (9.09%) Process Improvement
8 3 (9.09%) QMS
8 3 (9.09%) Quality Management
8 3 (9.09%) Robotic Process Automation
Programming Languages
1 13 (39.39%) SQL
2 9 (27.27%) Java
3 5 (15.15%) JavaScript
4 1 (3.03%) C#
4 1 (3.03%) Perl
4 1 (3.03%) PHP
4 1 (3.03%) Python
4 1 (3.03%) R
Qualifications
1 2 (6.06%) MCDBA
1 2 (6.06%) MCITP
1 2 (6.06%) MCPD
1 2 (6.06%) MCSA
1 2 (6.06%) MCSD
1 2 (6.06%) MCSE
1 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) IFRS
1 1 (3.03%) SDET
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 4 (12.12%) Teradata
2 3 (9.09%) IBM
2 3 (9.09%) Microsoft
2 3 (9.09%) Pega
2 3 (9.09%) webMethods
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
4 1 (3.03%) Adobe
4 1 (3.03%) ATG
4 1 (3.03%) BEA
4 1 (3.03%) hybris
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle