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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 55 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 20 34 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 2.17% 4.86% 3.66%
As % of the General category 7.02% 13.65% 9.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 21
Average daily rate
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£363 £396 £381
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.45% +4.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £300 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £510 £441
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £6.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.61 £14.13 £6.50
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +117.30%
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
285 249 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 30.88% 35.62% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 236 198 179
Average daily rate £391 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.33% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £269 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £510 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 14
Average hourly rate £35.00 £13.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+169.23% -48.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £11.10 £7.88
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £35.50 £46.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 32 (53.33%) Finance
2 24 (40.00%) Banking
3 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (18.33%) Retail Banking
5 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
6 8 (13.33%) SQL
6 8 (13.33%) VBA
7 6 (10.00%) Migration
7 6 (10.00%) MS Project
7 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
7 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (8.33%) MS Office
9 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
9 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
9 4 (6.67%) Oracle
9 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
9 4 (6.67%) Teradata
10 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
10 3 (5.00%) Puppet
10 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
10 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
10 3 (5.00%) Ansible
10 3 (5.00%) DevOps
10 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
10 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
10 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.33%) SAS
2 2 (3.33%) Drupal
3 1 (1.67%) TeamSite
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
Applications
1 9 (15.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.00%) MS Project
2 6 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (8.33%) MS Office
4 4 (6.67%) Spreadsheet
5 2 (3.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.67%) Amazon S3
2 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (3.33%) LTE
2 1 (1.67%) MVNO
2 1 (1.67%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (1.67%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (1.67%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (1.67%) 2G
2 1 (1.67%) 3G
2 1 (1.67%) SS7
2 1 (1.67%) GPRS
2 1 (1.67%) GSM
2 1 (1.67%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.33%) DataStage
1 2 (3.33%) MS Access
1 2 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Essbase
2 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (1.67%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 2 (3.33%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.67%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 32 (53.33%) Finance
2 24 (40.00%) Banking
3 11 (18.33%) Retail Banking
4 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.33%) Back Office
5 2 (3.33%) Marketing
6 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.67%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Business Analyst
2 8 (13.33%) Developer
3 5 (8.33%) PMO Analyst
3 5 (8.33%) Consultant
3 5 (8.33%) Recruitment Consultant
4 4 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 4 (6.67%) Project Assistant
5 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Data Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Excel Developer
5 3 (5.00%) PMO Manager
5 3 (5.00%) MI Analyst
5 3 (5.00%) Test Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Programme Manager
6 2 (3.33%) VBA Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Lead Business Analyst
6 2 (3.33%) Excel VBA Developer
6 2 (3.33%) Test Leader
6 2 (3.33%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.33%) HTML
1 2 (3.33%) .NET
1 2 (3.33%) .NET Framework
1 2 (3.33%) LAMP
2 1 (1.67%) Memcached
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.67%) HTML5
2 1 (1.67%) Mason
2 1 (1.67%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 1 (1.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 1 (1.67%) REST
2 1 (1.67%) CSS3
2 1 (1.67%) Razor View Engine
2 1 (1.67%) jQuery
2 1 (1.67%) WCF
2 1 (1.67%) LINQ
2 1 (1.67%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.67%) CSS
2 1 (1.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
1 2 (3.33%) Open Source
1 2 (3.33%) Social Media
1 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Data Extraction
2 1 (1.67%) User Experience
2 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (1.67%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.33%) Linux
1 2 (3.33%) CentOS
1 2 (3.33%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (1.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 9 (15.00%) Project Management
3 6 (10.00%) Migration
3 6 (10.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (5.00%) DevOps
4 3 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (5.00%) Data Analysis
4 3 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 3 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (5.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (5.00%) ERP
5 2 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 2 (3.33%) E-business
5 2 (3.33%) B2B
5 2 (3.33%) B2C
5 2 (3.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (3.33%) Test Management
5 2 (3.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (13.33%) SQL
1 8 (13.33%) VBA
2 3 (5.00%) Java
3 2 (3.33%) C#
4 1 (1.67%) Ruby
4 1 (1.67%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (1.67%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (1.67%) OCA
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Certification
2 1 (1.67%) PMP
2 1 (1.67%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.67%) CIMA
2 1 (1.67%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (5.00%) Puppet
1 3 (5.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (5.00%) Ansible
2 1 (1.67%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 4 (6.67%) Oracle
1 4 (6.67%) Teradata
2 2 (3.33%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (1.67%) Huawei
3 1 (1.67%) IBM
3 1 (1.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (1.67%) Murex
3 1 (1.67%) HP
3 1 (1.67%) CA
3 1 (1.67%) Salesforce.com
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £150 - £215 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Bristol
Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £380 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Bristol
Mason Frank
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 24 days ago