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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 26 15 31
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +16
Contract jobs citing Retail 83 108 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 5.93% 9.05% 5.05%
As % of the General category 13.09% 19.46% 14.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 44 55 18
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£380 £388 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% -0.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £184
10% offered a daily rate of more than £630 £520 £497
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £401 £396
% change year-on-year
-0.12% +1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.96 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+27.31% -57.50%
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
634 555 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.29% 46.52% 35.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 307 288 180
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £271 £244 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £479 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 14 17
Average hourly rate £41.76 £12.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+248.00% -70.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £9.86 £12.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £23.65 £44.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -7 55 £420 +12.00% 5
High Wycombe +3 3 £120 -53.84% 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 38 (23.90%) Finance
2 37 (23.27%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
4 31 (19.50%) Banking
5 22 (13.84%) WebSphere
6 21 (13.21%) Project Management
7 20 (12.58%) E-Commerce
8 16 (10.06%) PRINCE2
9 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
9 14 (8.81%) GAP Analysis
9 14 (8.81%) User Acceptance Testing
10 13 (8.18%) Information Security
11 12 (7.55%) SLA
11 12 (7.55%) SAP
12 11 (6.92%) Oracle
12 11 (6.92%) ITIL
12 11 (6.92%) Automotive
13 10 (6.29%) Change Management
13 10 (6.29%) SOA
13 10 (6.29%) Java
13 10 (6.29%) SQL
13 10 (6.29%) Degree
13 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (5.66%) Apache Solr
14 9 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
15 8 (5.03%) Scrum
15 8 (5.03%) Risk Management
15 8 (5.03%) Middleware
15 8 (5.03%) JavaScript
15 8 (5.03%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 22 (13.84%) WebSphere
2 9 (5.66%) Apache Solr
3 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
3 4 (2.52%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.89%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (1.26%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.26%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.26%) Apache
5 2 (1.26%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 1 (0.63%) Confluence
6 1 (0.63%) IIS
6 1 (0.63%) CMS
Applications
1 7 (4.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.77%) MS Office
3 4 (2.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.52%) MS Project
4 2 (1.26%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.63%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) ResourceLink
2 3 (1.89%) SAP MM
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payroll
3 1 (0.63%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) Google Checkout
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.63%) LDAP
1 1 (0.63%) ATM
1 1 (0.63%) LAN
1 1 (0.63%) WAN
1 1 (0.63%) SAN
1 1 (0.63%) Internet
1 1 (0.63%) X.500
1 1 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (0.63%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.14%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (3.14%) DB2
2 2 (1.26%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.26%) OLTP
3 1 (0.63%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (0.63%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.63%) DB2 UDB
3 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.63%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.63%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 3 (1.89%) Introscope
2 2 (1.26%) JIRA
2 2 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.63%) Grunt
3 1 (0.63%) gulp
3 1 (0.63%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
General
1 38 (23.90%) Finance
2 31 (19.50%) Banking
3 11 (6.92%) Automotive
4 6 (3.77%) Marketing
5 4 (2.52%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.52%) Corporate Banking
6 3 (1.89%) German Language
6 3 (1.89%) Legal
7 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.26%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.63%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.63%) Advertising
8 1 (0.63%) Games
8 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.63%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 36 (22.64%) Project Manager
2 28 (17.61%) Analyst
3 21 (13.21%) Architect
4 16 (10.06%) Developer
5 14 (8.81%) Business Analyst
6 13 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (6.29%) Consultant
8 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Project Manager
8 7 (4.40%) Senior Manager
8 7 (4.40%) Security Consultant
8 7 (4.40%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.40%) Infrastructure Manager
8 7 (4.40%) Information Security Consultant
9 6 (3.77%) Systems Analyst
10 5 (3.14%) Senior Project Manager
11 4 (2.52%) Java Developer
11 4 (2.52%) Tester
11 4 (2.52%) Coordinator
11 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Architect
11 4 (2.52%) WebSphere Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.03%) Middleware
2 6 (3.77%) HTML
2 6 (3.77%) .NET
2 6 (3.77%) CSS
3 4 (2.52%) HTML5
3 4 (2.52%) CSS3
4 3 (1.89%) JSP
4 3 (1.89%) Web Services
4 3 (1.89%) Spring
4 3 (1.89%) Ajax
5 2 (1.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 2 (1.26%) jQuery
5 2 (1.26%) Mason
5 2 (1.26%) SAP PI
5 2 (1.26%) DHTML
5 2 (1.26%) Struts
5 2 (1.26%) Sass
5 2 (1.26%) AngularJS
5 2 (1.26%) Worklight
5 2 (1.26%) SAP XI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (2.52%) Data Centre
3 3 (1.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (1.89%) Mainframe
3 3 (1.89%) Computer Science
4 2 (1.26%) Credit Risk
4 2 (1.26%) HACMP
4 2 (1.26%) SCADA
4 2 (1.26%) Social Media
4 2 (1.26%) SWIFT
4 2 (1.26%) Digital Media
4 2 (1.26%) Management Information System
4 2 (1.26%) Clustering
4 2 (1.26%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.26%) N-Tier
4 2 (1.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (1.26%) User Experience
5 1 (0.63%) Algorithms
5 1 (0.63%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.77%) UNIX
2 5 (3.14%) Windows
3 2 (1.26%) AIX
3 2 (1.26%) Solaris
3 2 (1.26%) Linux
3 2 (1.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.63%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.27%) Stakeholder Management
2 33 (20.75%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (13.21%) Project Management
4 20 (12.58%) E-Commerce
5 16 (10.06%) PRINCE2
6 14 (8.81%) GAP Analysis
6 14 (8.81%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (8.18%) Information Security
8 11 (6.92%) ITIL
9 10 (6.29%) SOA
9 10 (6.29%) Change Management
9 10 (6.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (5.66%) Risk Assessment
11 8 (5.03%) Risk Management
11 8 (5.03%) Scrum
11 8 (5.03%) Business Intelligence
11 8 (5.03%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.40%) Data Protection
12 7 (4.40%) CRM
12 7 (4.40%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.29%) Java
1 10 (6.29%) SQL
2 8 (5.03%) JavaScript
3 2 (1.26%) PHP
3 2 (1.26%) C#
3 2 (1.26%) COBOL
3 2 (1.26%) Ruby
4 1 (0.63%) Korn
4 1 (0.63%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.63%) T-SQL
4 1 (0.63%) VB
4 1 (0.63%) JCL
Qualifications
1 10 (6.29%) Degree
2 5 (3.14%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (1.89%) CISSP
4 2 (1.26%) ISEB
4 2 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.26%) CISM
4 2 (1.26%) ISEB Practitioner
5 1 (0.63%) CEH
5 1 (0.63%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.63%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.55%) SLA
2 7 (4.40%) COBIT
2 7 (4.40%) PCI DSS
3 4 (2.52%) QA
4 3 (1.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (1.26%) Solvency II
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.26%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 6 (3.77%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.26%) Control-M
3 1 (0.63%) CA Endevor
3 1 (0.63%) CA Wily
3 1 (0.63%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 14 (8.81%) Microsoft
2 12 (7.55%) SAP
3 11 (6.92%) Oracle
4 8 (5.03%) IBM
5 6 (3.77%) HP
5 6 (3.77%) JDA
6 4 (2.52%) Northgate
6 4 (2.52%) Adobe
6 4 (2.52%) NorthgateArinso
7 3 (1.89%) CA
8 2 (1.26%) Intel
8 2 (1.26%) hybris
8 2 (1.26%) Guidewire
8 2 (1.26%) MuleSoft
8 2 (1.26%) PayPal
8 2 (1.26%) Google
8 2 (1.26%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.26%) Pega
8 2 (1.26%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.26%) NetApp
Buckinghamshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago