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 3 September 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
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 45 31 24
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -7
Contract jobs citing Retail 30 43 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.24% 4.91% 4.33%
As % of the General category 8.72% 12.15% 12.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 31 23
Average daily rate
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£363 £310 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.93% -22.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.08% +4.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 1
Average hourly rate £7.60 £10.00 £7.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.96 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+27.31% -55.31%
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 Bristol region.

General Category
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
344 354 212
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 37.11% 40.46% 34.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 264 260 150
Average daily rate £370 £350 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £382
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 11 5
Average hourly rate £10.39 £12.25 £21.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.18% -43.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £7.60 £10.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.88 £33.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +6.66%

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 3 September 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 3 September 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 (64.18%) Finance
2 40 (59.70%) Banking
3 23 (34.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 20 (29.85%) Retail Banking
5 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
6 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (13.43%) SQL
8 8 (11.94%) Project Management
9 7 (10.45%) SAP
9 7 (10.45%) Marketing
10 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
10 6 (8.96%) iOS Development
11 5 (7.46%) Apple Swift
11 5 (7.46%) Web Services
11 5 (7.46%) CRM
11 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
11 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
12 4 (5.97%) Financial Modelling
12 4 (5.97%) QA
12 4 (5.97%) Teradata
12 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
12 4 (5.97%) ISEB
12 4 (5.97%) C#
12 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
12 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
12 4 (5.97%) VBA
12 4 (5.97%) .NET
12 4 (5.97%) Oracle
12 4 (5.97%) User Stories

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (1.49%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.49%) SAS
Applications
1 4 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.49%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.49%) MS Project
3 1 (1.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP HR
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.49%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.49%) ATM
1 1 (1.49%) Broadband
1 1 (1.49%) LTE
1 1 (1.49%) MVNO
1 1 (1.49%) VoLTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (8.96%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.99%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.49%) DataStage
4 1 (1.49%) Essbase
4 1 (1.49%) Base SAS
General
1 43 (64.18%) Finance
2 40 (59.70%) Banking
3 20 (29.85%) Retail Banking
4 7 (10.45%) Marketing
5 3 (4.48%) Legal
5 3 (4.48%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.49%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.49%) Back Office
6 1 (1.49%) Electronics
6 1 (1.49%) Billing
Job Titles
1 26 (38.81%) Analyst
2 15 (22.39%) Project Manager
3 14 (20.90%) Business Analyst
4 8 (11.94%) Developer
5 6 (8.96%) iOS Developer
6 5 (7.46%) Test Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Senior Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Data Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) Insight Analyst
7 3 (4.48%) PMO Manager
7 3 (4.48%) Lead Project Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Test Leader
8 2 (2.99%) Data Manager
8 2 (2.99%) Head of Architecture
8 2 (2.99%) Architect
8 2 (2.99%) Senior Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Financial Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Financial Services Business Analyst
8 2 (2.99%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.46%) Web Services
2 4 (5.97%) .NET
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.49%) MDX
3 1 (1.49%) RESTful
3 1 (1.49%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.97%) User Experience
3 3 (4.48%) FMCG
4 1 (1.49%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.49%) EPoS
4 1 (1.49%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.49%) DTV
4 1 (1.49%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.49%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.46%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (34.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (11.94%) Project Management
4 6 (8.96%) iOS Development
5 5 (7.46%) CRM
5 5 (7.46%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (5.97%) Data Analysis
6 4 (5.97%) Financial Modelling
6 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (5.97%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (5.97%) User Stories
7 3 (4.48%) Data Transformation
7 3 (4.48%) Analytics
7 3 (4.48%) B2B
7 3 (4.48%) Scrum
7 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.48%) Financial Analysis
7 3 (4.48%) Data Protection
8 2 (2.99%) Test Scripting
8 2 (2.99%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 9 (13.43%) SQL
2 5 (7.46%) Apple Swift
3 4 (5.97%) C#
3 4 (5.97%) VBA
4 3 (4.48%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 4 (5.97%) ISEB
2 3 (4.48%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (2.99%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (1.49%) ACCA
4 1 (1.49%) CIMA
4 1 (1.49%) ISEB Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.97%) QA
2 1 (1.49%) Solvency II
2 1 (1.49%) FATCA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.49%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (10.45%) SAP
2 4 (5.97%) Salesforce.com
2 4 (5.97%) Teradata
2 4 (5.97%) Oracle
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.49%) HP
4 1 (1.49%) Ericsson
4 1 (1.49%) Apple
4 1 (1.49%) Google
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