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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 40 54 12
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -42
Contract jobs citing Retail 28 13 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 3.32% 1.56% 9.08%
As % of the General category 9.15% 4.83% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 10 54
Average daily rate
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£400 £396 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +4.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £348 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £514 £509
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -
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
306 269 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 36.26% 32.25% 38.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 181 168
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £490 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 7 5
Average hourly rate £36.40 £19.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+91.57% -36.66%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

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 27 March 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
Contract Job Locations in Bristol

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Bristol region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Avonmouth - - - -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 23 (48.94%) Banking
3 15 (31.91%) Retail Banking
4 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
6 7 (14.89%) SQL
7 6 (12.77%) Project Management
8 5 (10.64%) Teradata
8 5 (10.64%) MS Project
8 5 (10.64%) MS Office
9 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
9 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
9 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (8.51%) Marketing
9 4 (8.51%) Data Management
10 3 (6.38%) CEH
10 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
10 3 (6.38%) COBIT
10 3 (6.38%) Resource Management
10 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
10 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
10 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
10 3 (6.38%) Puppet
10 3 (6.38%) ISACA
10 3 (6.38%) GPEN
10 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 4 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.26%) Drupal
3 1 (2.13%) Mule
Applications
1 9 (19.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (10.64%) MS Project
2 5 (10.64%) MS Office
3 3 (6.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.13%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.26%) LTE
2 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (2.13%) MVNO
2 1 (2.13%) GPRS
2 1 (2.13%) GSM
2 1 (2.13%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.13%) 3G
2 1 (2.13%) SS7
2 1 (2.13%) 2G
2 1 (2.13%) SIGTRAN
2 1 (2.13%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.51%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.13%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 3 (6.38%) Jenkins
2 2 (4.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (2.13%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 30 (63.83%) Finance
2 23 (48.94%) Banking
3 15 (31.91%) Retail Banking
4 4 (8.51%) Marketing
5 2 (4.26%) Legal
5 2 (4.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (27.66%) Analyst
2 9 (19.15%) Project Manager
3 6 (12.77%) Business Analyst
3 6 (12.77%) PMO Manager
4 5 (10.64%) PMO Analyst
4 5 (10.64%) Test Leader
5 3 (6.38%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 3 (6.38%) Senior PMO Manager
5 3 (6.38%) Senior Manager
6 2 (4.26%) Programme Manager
6 2 (4.26%) DevOps Engineer
6 2 (4.26%) Project Assistant
7 1 (2.13%) Digital Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Hybris Architect
7 1 (2.13%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (2.13%) Architect
7 1 (2.13%) PMO Assistant
7 1 (2.13%) Programme Test Manager
7 1 (2.13%) RAD Developer
7 1 (2.13%) Lead Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.13%) HTML
1 1 (2.13%) Hibernate
1 1 (2.13%) Spring
1 1 (2.13%) Spring MVC
1 1 (2.13%) HTML5
1 1 (2.13%) Memcached
1 1 (2.13%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.13%) PMI
1 1 (2.13%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.26%) Linux
1 2 (4.26%) CentOS
1 2 (4.26%) Amazon Linux
2 1 (2.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (12.77%) Project Management
3 4 (8.51%) E-Commerce
3 4 (8.51%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (8.51%) Data Management
3 4 (8.51%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (6.38%) Project Planning
4 3 (6.38%) Resource Management
4 3 (6.38%) ERP
4 3 (6.38%) Information Security
4 3 (6.38%) Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (6.38%) Data Migration
4 3 (6.38%) Vulnerability Management
4 3 (6.38%) DevOps
5 2 (4.26%) Customer Insight
5 2 (4.26%) Risk Management
5 2 (4.26%) Change Management
5 2 (4.26%) Programme Management
5 2 (4.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 7 (14.89%) SQL
2 2 (4.26%) Java
3 1 (2.13%) VBA
3 1 (2.13%) Python
3 1 (2.13%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) SSCP
1 3 (6.38%) CISA
1 3 (6.38%) CISM
1 3 (6.38%) Security+ Certification
1 3 (6.38%) GIAC
1 3 (6.38%) GSEC
1 3 (6.38%) CEH
1 3 (6.38%) MCP
1 3 (6.38%) CISSP
1 3 (6.38%) Security Cleared
1 3 (6.38%) ISACA
1 3 (6.38%) GPEN
2 2 (4.26%) ISEB
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.13%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 17799
1 3 (6.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (6.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (6.38%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.13%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 3 (6.38%) HP Quality Center
1 3 (6.38%) Puppet
1 3 (6.38%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (6.38%) Ansible
2 1 (2.13%) NSN NetAct
Vendors
1 5 (10.64%) Teradata
2 3 (6.38%) HP
3 1 (2.13%) Oracle
3 1 (2.13%) SAP
3 1 (2.13%) IBM
3 1 (2.13%) Huawei
3 1 (2.13%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
3 1 (2.13%) hybris
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Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
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Posted: 4 days ago
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Rate: £150 - £215 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago