The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 2 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 27 19 16
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 72 96 73
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 6.06% 7.31% 7.87%
As % of the General category 15.16% 16.11% 24.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 54 28
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£455 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £247 £196
10% offered a daily rate of more than £629 £500 £615
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £10.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+300.00% -55.55%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
Retail
South East

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

General Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
475 596 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 39.98% 45.39% 32.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 316 132
Average daily rate £389 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.98% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 24 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+128.57% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £11.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £25.00 £33.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.00 £24.50
% change year-on-year
-2.17% -6.12%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 2 July 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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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
Milton Keynes +5 56 £463 +26.27% 7
High Wycombe +1 1 £110 -63.33% 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 36 (24.16%) Finance
1 36 (24.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.09%) Project Management
4 20 (13.42%) E-Commerce
4 20 (13.42%) Automotive
5 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
6 16 (10.74%) Banking
7 15 (10.07%) WebSphere
8 12 (8.05%) Information Security
9 11 (7.38%) SAP
9 11 (7.38%) SQL
9 11 (7.38%) Oracle
10 10 (6.71%) Change Management
10 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
10 10 (6.71%) Migration
10 10 (6.71%) Business Analysis
11 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Architecture
11 9 (6.04%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (6.04%) CRM
12 8 (5.37%) ITIL
12 8 (5.37%) UNIX
12 8 (5.37%) Degree
13 7 (4.70%) Logistics
13 7 (4.70%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.70%) Windows
13 7 (4.70%) .NET
13 7 (4.70%) MS Office
13 7 (4.70%) Web Services
13 7 (4.70%) UML

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 15 (10.07%) WebSphere
2 7 (4.70%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.68%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (2.01%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 2 (1.34%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.34%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.34%) CMS
6 1 (0.67%) Apache
Applications
1 7 (4.70%) MS Office
1 7 (4.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.34%) MS Project
2 2 (1.34%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.67%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.67%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.01%) SAP MM
2 2 (1.34%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.67%) BigMachines
3 1 (0.67%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.67%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.34%) Google Checkout
2 1 (0.67%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.34%) LDAP
1 2 (1.34%) ATM
1 2 (1.34%) X.500
1 2 (1.34%) Network Security
2 1 (0.67%) Firewall
2 1 (0.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.36%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.01%) DB2
2 3 (2.01%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.34%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.34%) OLTP
3 2 (1.34%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (0.67%) MS Access
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Introscope
1 2 (1.34%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.67%) Grunt
2 1 (0.67%) SonarQube
2 1 (0.67%) gulp
2 1 (0.67%) JIRA
2 1 (0.67%) Oracle APEX
2 1 (0.67%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.67%) LoadRunner
General
1 36 (24.16%) Finance
2 20 (13.42%) Automotive
3 16 (10.74%) Banking
4 6 (4.03%) Marketing
5 5 (3.36%) Legal
6 4 (2.68%) German Language
6 4 (2.68%) Corporate Banking
7 3 (2.01%) Back Office
8 2 (1.34%) Games
8 2 (1.34%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.34%) Wholesale Banking
8 2 (1.34%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.67%) Spanish Language
9 1 (0.67%) Advertising
9 1 (0.67%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 34 (22.82%) Project Manager
2 32 (21.48%) Analyst
3 18 (12.08%) Business Analyst
4 16 (10.74%) Architect
5 12 (8.05%) Solutions Architect
6 11 (7.38%) Consultant
7 10 (6.71%) Developer
8 6 (4.03%) Senior Manager
8 6 (4.03%) Security Consultant
9 5 (3.36%) Coordinator
9 5 (3.36%) Information Security Consultant
10 4 (2.68%) WebSphere Specialist
10 4 (2.68%) Senior Analyst
10 4 (2.68%) Senior Project Manager
10 4 (2.68%) PMO Analyst
10 4 (2.68%) Digital Architect
10 4 (2.68%) Digital Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.01%) Head of Development
11 3 (2.01%) Digital Project Manager
11 3 (2.01%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.70%) .NET
1 7 (4.70%) Web Services
1 7 (4.70%) Middleware
2 4 (2.68%) HTML
2 4 (2.68%) CSS
3 3 (2.01%) JSP
3 3 (2.01%) Ajax
4 2 (1.34%) SAP XI
4 2 (1.34%) Spring
4 2 (1.34%) SOAP
4 2 (1.34%) Struts
4 2 (1.34%) DHTML
4 2 (1.34%) REST
4 2 (1.34%) CSS3
4 2 (1.34%) HTML5
4 2 (1.34%) Worklight
4 2 (1.34%) SAML
5 1 (0.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (0.67%) Unity (Game Engine)
5 1 (0.67%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.70%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (4.03%) Mobile App
3 3 (2.01%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.01%) Management Information System
3 3 (2.01%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.34%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.34%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.34%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.34%) HACMP
4 2 (1.34%) Clustering
4 2 (1.34%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.67%) User Experience
5 1 (0.67%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.67%) EPoS
5 1 (0.67%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (0.67%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 8 (5.37%) UNIX
2 7 (4.70%) Windows
3 2 (1.34%) AIX
3 2 (1.34%) Solaris
3 2 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (24.16%) Stakeholder Management
2 22 (14.77%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (14.09%) Project Management
4 20 (13.42%) E-Commerce
5 17 (11.41%) PRINCE2
6 12 (8.05%) Information Security
7 10 (6.71%) Migration
7 10 (6.71%) Business Analysis
7 10 (6.71%) Change Management
8 9 (6.04%) CRM
8 9 (6.04%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (6.04%) Risk Assessment
9 8 (5.37%) ITIL
10 7 (4.70%) UML
10 7 (4.70%) SOA
10 7 (4.70%) Risk Management
10 7 (4.70%) Logistics
10 7 (4.70%) Data Protection
11 6 (4.03%) Waterfall
11 6 (4.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.38%) SQL
2 6 (4.03%) Java
3 5 (3.36%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.68%) C#
5 3 (2.01%) Korn
6 2 (1.34%) VB.NET
6 2 (1.34%) COBOL
7 1 (0.67%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.67%) VB
7 1 (0.67%) PHP
7 1 (0.67%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.67%) ABAP
7 1 (0.67%) Ruby
7 1 (0.67%) Apex Code
7 1 (0.67%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.67%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (5.37%) Degree
2 7 (4.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (1.34%) ISEB
3 2 (1.34%) CISSP
3 2 (1.34%) CISM
3 2 (1.34%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (0.67%) PMP
4 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.67%) CISA
4 1 (0.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (4.70%) SLA
2 6 (4.03%) COBIT
2 6 (4.03%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.68%) QA
4 3 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 2 (1.34%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.34%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.34%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 4 (2.68%) HP Quality Center
2 3 (2.01%) Control-M
3 2 (1.34%) SCCM
4 1 (0.67%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 11 (7.38%) Oracle
1 11 (7.38%) SAP
2 10 (6.71%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.70%) IBM
4 4 (2.68%) JDA
5 3 (2.01%) Adobe
5 3 (2.01%) HP
6 2 (1.34%) Intel
6 2 (1.34%) CA
6 2 (1.34%) Business Objects
6 2 (1.34%) NetApp
6 2 (1.34%) Remedy
6 2 (1.34%) VMware
6 2 (1.34%) Northgate
6 2 (1.34%) Google
6 2 (1.34%) Coremetrics
6 2 (1.34%) PayPal
6 2 (1.34%) NorthgateArinso
7 1 (0.67%) F5
7 1 (0.67%) Eloqua
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £500.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
The Curve Group
Rate: £250 - £295 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Rate: £280 - £320 per day
Posted: 23 days ago