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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 15 31 29
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 92 64 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 9.42% 5.41% 5.12%
As % of the General category 19.29% 12.08% 13.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 33 28
Average daily rate £420 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £327 £343 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £497 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.00 - £9.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
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
477 530 387
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 48.82% 44.80% 37.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 253 196
Average daily rate £400 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 17
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -50.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.24 £10.97 £10.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Milton Keynes +9 71 £420 +3.70% 6
Amersham - 1 - - 2
Aylesbury - 1 £450 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 57 (34.55%) Finance
2 44 (26.67%) Banking
3 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (19.39%) Java
4 32 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 27 (16.36%) Retail Banking
6 24 (14.55%) E-Commerce
7 23 (13.94%) SQL
8 21 (12.73%) Project Management
8 21 (12.73%) Unix
9 20 (12.12%) Degree
10 19 (11.52%) SLA
11 18 (10.91%) Microsoft
11 18 (10.91%) Windows
12 16 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
13 14 (8.48%) Oracle
13 14 (8.48%) WebSphere
14 12 (7.27%) DB2
14 12 (7.27%) CSS
14 12 (7.27%) HTML
15 11 (6.67%) SOA
15 11 (6.67%) Linux
15 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
15 11 (6.67%) Change Management
15 11 (6.67%) Middleware
15 11 (6.67%) Business Analysis
15 11 (6.67%) DevOps
15 11 (6.67%) SaaS
16 10 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
16 10 (6.06%) SAS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 14 (8.48%) WebSphere
2 10 (6.06%) Elasticsearch
2 10 (6.06%) SAS
3 6 (3.64%) Node.js
4 4 (2.42%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.21%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.61%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 1 (0.61%) Apache
7 1 (0.61%) Commerce Server
7 1 (0.61%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (2.42%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (1.21%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.21%) MS Project
4 1 (0.61%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.82%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.61%) SAP CO
2 1 (0.61%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.61%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.61%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (6.67%) SaaS
2 5 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) Google Analytics
3 1 (0.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.42%) FTP
2 1 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.61%) LAN
2 1 (0.61%) LDAP
2 1 (0.61%) Network Security
2 1 (0.61%) SAN
2 1 (0.61%) WAN
2 1 (0.61%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.27%) DB2
2 10 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
3 8 (4.85%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 6 (3.64%) SQL Server
5 5 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
5 5 (3.03%) DB2 UDB
6 4 (2.42%) OLTP
7 2 (1.21%) Hadoop
7 2 (1.21%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.61%) BusinessObjects XI
Development Applications
1 5 (3.03%) ChangeMan
1 5 (3.03%) gulp
1 5 (3.03%) webpack
2 3 (1.82%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.82%) HP UFT
2 3 (1.82%) Introscope
2 3 (1.82%) Selenium
3 2 (1.21%) eggPlant
4 1 (0.61%) Ant
4 1 (0.61%) Flyway
4 1 (0.61%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.61%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.61%) JIRA
4 1 (0.61%) Maven
4 1 (0.61%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.61%) Toad
4 1 (0.61%) Vagrant
General
1 57 (34.55%) Finance
2 44 (26.67%) Banking
3 27 (16.36%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.24%) Marketing
4 7 (4.24%) Spanish Language
5 5 (3.03%) Advertising
5 5 (3.03%) Automotive
5 5 (3.03%) Private Banking
6 4 (2.42%) Legal
6 4 (2.42%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.21%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.61%) German Language
Job Titles
1 37 (22.42%) Analyst
2 30 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 27 (16.36%) Architect
4 23 (13.94%) Developer
5 16 (9.70%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (7.88%) Infrastructure Manager
6 13 (7.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 10 (6.06%) Business Analyst
8 9 (5.45%) Data Analyst
9 8 (4.85%) Banking Analyst
9 8 (4.85%) Digital Project Manager
9 8 (4.85%) Java Developer
10 7 (4.24%) Consultant
10 7 (4.24%) Infrastructure Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Senior Architect
10 7 (4.24%) Test Analyst
11 6 (3.64%) Programme Manager
12 5 (3.03%) E-Commerce Manager
12 5 (3.03%) Operations Analyst
12 5 (3.03%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (7.27%) CSS
1 12 (7.27%) HTML
2 11 (6.67%) Middleware
3 9 (5.45%) .NET
4 7 (4.24%) CSS3
4 7 (4.24%) HTML5
4 7 (4.24%) REST
4 7 (4.24%) Spring Boot
5 6 (3.64%) Sass
5 6 (3.64%) SOAP
6 5 (3.03%) MSMQ
6 5 (3.03%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (3.03%) WCF
7 4 (2.42%) jQuery
8 3 (1.82%) ISPF
8 3 (1.82%) SAP PI
9 2 (1.21%) J2EE
9 2 (1.21%) JSP
9 2 (1.21%) Spring
10 1 (0.61%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 16 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.45%) HACMP
2 9 (5.45%) Mainframe
3 8 (4.85%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.24%) Computer Science
4 7 (4.24%) User Experience
5 6 (3.64%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.03%) AS400
6 5 (3.03%) iSeries
7 4 (2.42%) Clustering
7 4 (2.42%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.42%) Data Integration
7 4 (2.42%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (2.42%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.42%) Mobile App
7 4 (2.42%) SWIFT
8 3 (1.82%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.82%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 3 (1.82%) SCADA
8 3 (1.82%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 21 (12.73%) Unix
2 18 (10.91%) Windows
3 11 (6.67%) Linux
4 7 (4.24%) Windows Server
5 6 (3.64%) AIX
6 5 (3.03%) Android
6 5 (3.03%) Apple iOS
6 5 (3.03%) MVS
6 5 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (3.03%) Solaris
7 3 (1.82%) Windows NT
8 1 (0.61%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (23.03%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (19.39%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (14.55%) E-Commerce
4 21 (12.73%) Project Management
5 11 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 11 (6.67%) Change Management
5 11 (6.67%) DevOps
5 11 (6.67%) SOA
6 10 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 9 (5.45%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (4.85%) CRM
8 8 (4.85%) ITIL
8 8 (4.85%) Microservices
8 8 (4.85%) Software Engineering
8 8 (4.85%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (4.24%) Coaching
9 7 (4.24%) Enterprise Architecture
9 7 (4.24%) Mentoring
9 7 (4.24%) Risk Assessment
9 7 (4.24%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 32 (19.39%) Java
2 23 (13.94%) SQL
3 11 (6.67%) JavaScript
4 8 (4.85%) C#
4 8 (4.85%) JCL
5 7 (4.24%) Shell Script
6 5 (3.03%) ES6
7 3 (1.82%) REXX
8 2 (1.21%) ABAP
8 2 (1.21%) VBA
9 1 (0.61%) C
9 1 (0.61%) PHP
9 1 (0.61%) Ruby
9 1 (0.61%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (12.12%) Degree
2 4 (2.42%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.61%) CCIE
3 1 (0.61%) CCNP
3 1 (0.61%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.61%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) ISEB
3 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (0.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.61%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.61%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (11.52%) SLA
2 8 (4.85%) Data Quality
3 4 (2.42%) SEPA
4 3 (1.82%) Solvency II
5 2 (1.21%) COBIT
5 2 (1.21%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.61%) MiFID
6 1 (0.61%) QA
6 1 (0.61%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.61%) SDET
System Software
1 5 (3.03%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
1 5 (3.03%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.42%) GPFS
3 3 (1.82%) Time Sharing Option
4 1 (0.61%) Docker
4 1 (0.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 8 (4.85%) Tivoli
2 6 (3.64%) CA Wily
3 2 (1.21%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.61%) Ansible
4 1 (0.61%) CA Endevor
4 1 (0.61%) Control-M
4 1 (0.61%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.61%) MAINVIEW
4 1 (0.61%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (10.91%) Microsoft
2 14 (8.48%) Oracle
3 10 (6.06%) IBM
4 7 (4.24%) Adobe
5 6 (3.64%) SAP
6 5 (3.03%) Intel
6 5 (3.03%) NetApp
6 5 (3.03%) Red Hat
6 5 (3.03%) VMware
7 4 (2.42%) Google
8 3 (1.82%) CA
8 3 (1.82%) FatWire
8 3 (1.82%) Guidewire
8 3 (1.82%) hybris
8 3 (1.82%) MuleSoft
8 3 (1.82%) Pega
8 3 (1.82%) Sitecore
9 1 (0.61%) Cisco
9 1 (0.61%) Tealeaf
9 1 (0.61%) Wall Street Systems
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