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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 39 27 31
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail 51 49 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 4.54% 4.75% 5.03%
As % of the General category 10.00% 12.22% 15.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 28 17
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£419 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £243 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £458 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £9.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +44.18%
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
510 401 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 45.41% 38.86% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 245 201 81
Average daily rate £370 £325 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.84% -5.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £180 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 17 14
Average hourly rate £12.42 £35.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.51% +94.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.80 £10.10 £13.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 0 38 £438 +6.06% 7
High Wycombe -2 3 £125 -50.00% 1
Marlow - - - -
Amersham - - - - 1
Chesham - - - - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 28 (23.33%) Banking
3 20 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 16 (13.33%) Retail Banking
5 15 (12.50%) Business Analysis
6 14 (11.67%) CRM
7 13 (10.83%) Project Management
8 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
9 11 (9.17%) Windows
9 11 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
9 11 (9.17%) Legal
10 10 (8.33%) Credit Risk
11 9 (7.50%) Oracle
12 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
13 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
13 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 6 (5.00%) SAP
14 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
15 5 (4.17%) Java
15 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
15 5 (4.17%) SAP FI
15 5 (4.17%) EPoS
15 5 (4.17%) Automotive
15 5 (4.17%) Degree
15 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
16 4 (3.33%) Network Security
16 4 (3.33%) Integration Testing
16 4 (3.33%) F5
16 4 (3.33%) Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 3 (2.50%) CMS
1 3 (2.50%) WebSphere
2 1 (0.83%) WebLogic
2 1 (0.83%) SAS
2 1 (0.83%) MS Exchange
2 1 (0.83%) JBoss
2 1 (0.83%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.83%) NetWeaver
2 1 (0.83%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 11 (9.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (4.17%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.33%) MS Office
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.83%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.83%) MS Project
4 1 (0.83%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (4.17%) SAP FI
2 2 (1.67%) SAP CO
2 2 (1.67%) SAP FI/CO
2 2 (1.67%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.83%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.83%) Office 365
1 1 (0.83%) SaaS
1 1 (0.83%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.33%) Network Security
1 4 (3.33%) Firewall
2 1 (0.83%) SAN
2 1 (0.83%) HTTP
2 1 (0.83%) Intranet
2 1 (0.83%) Internet
2 1 (0.83%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.67%) PowerCenter
2 2 (1.67%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.67%) OLTP
2 2 (1.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.67%) MySQL
3 1 (0.83%) DB2
3 1 (0.83%) MS Access
3 1 (0.83%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.83%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.83%) Ant
1 1 (0.83%) JUnit
1 1 (0.83%) JMeter
1 1 (0.83%) TeamCity
1 1 (0.83%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.83%) Oracle APEX
General
1 47 (39.17%) Finance
2 28 (23.33%) Banking
3 16 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 11 (9.17%) Legal
5 5 (4.17%) Automotive
6 4 (3.33%) Marketing
7 3 (2.50%) Wholesale Banking
7 3 (2.50%) Spanish Language
8 2 (1.67%) German Language
8 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.67%) Back Office
9 1 (0.83%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 43 (35.83%) Analyst
2 32 (26.67%) Business Analyst
3 25 (20.83%) Project Manager
4 10 (8.33%) Architect
5 7 (5.83%) Solutions Architect
6 6 (5.00%) Developer
7 5 (4.17%) Service Analyst
7 5 (4.17%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Credit Risk Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) PMO Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Credit Risk Business Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Security Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Administrator
8 4 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Systems Analyst
8 4 (3.33%) Consultant
8 4 (3.33%) Network Engineer
8 4 (3.33%) Trainer
9 3 (2.50%) Business Systems Analyst
9 3 (2.50%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.50%) HTML
1 3 (2.50%) Web Services
2 2 (1.67%) jQuery
2 2 (1.67%) SAP CO-PA
2 2 (1.67%) XML
2 2 (1.67%) J2EE
3 1 (0.83%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (0.83%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.83%) EJB
3 1 (0.83%) CSS
3 1 (0.83%) JDBC
3 1 (0.83%) JSP
3 1 (0.83%) Servlets
3 1 (0.83%) SOAP
3 1 (0.83%) Struts
3 1 (0.83%) .NET
3 1 (0.83%) JMS
3 1 (0.83%) Hibernate
3 1 (0.83%) Spring
3 1 (0.83%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 6 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 5 (4.17%) EPoS
4 3 (2.50%) Clustering
5 2 (1.67%) FMCG
5 2 (1.67%) HACMP
5 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.83%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (0.83%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.83%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.83%) BBC
6 1 (0.83%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 11 (9.17%) Windows
2 5 (4.17%) Windows Vista
3 4 (3.33%) UNIX
4 3 (2.50%) Solaris
4 3 (2.50%) Linux
4 3 (2.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.67%) AIX
6 1 (0.83%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.83%) HPUX
6 1 (0.83%) Windows NT
6 1 (0.83%) MVS
6 1 (0.83%) SUSE
6 1 (0.83%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.83%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 15 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 14 (11.67%) CRM
4 13 (10.83%) Project Management
5 12 (10.00%) E-Commerce
6 7 (5.83%) PRINCE2
6 7 (5.83%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (3.33%) Integration Testing
7 4 (3.33%) Change Management
7 4 (3.33%) ITIL
7 4 (3.33%) ERP
7 4 (3.33%) Line Management
8 3 (2.50%) Coaching
8 3 (2.50%) Service Management
8 3 (2.50%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (2.50%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (2.50%) Test Management
8 3 (2.50%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (1.67%) Data Protection
9 2 (1.67%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.17%) Java
2 4 (3.33%) SQL
3 3 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 2 (1.67%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.67%) VB
4 2 (1.67%) C
5 1 (0.83%) C#
5 1 (0.83%) C++
5 1 (0.83%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.83%) Perl
5 1 (0.83%) PHP
5 1 (0.83%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.83%) XAML
5 1 (0.83%) Korn
5 1 (0.83%) Bourne shell
5 1 (0.83%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 6 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 5 (4.17%) Degree
3 2 (1.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.67%) ISEB
4 1 (0.83%) SAS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.67%) PCI DSS
1 2 (1.67%) SLA
1 2 (1.67%) COREP
1 2 (1.67%) FINREP
2 1 (0.83%) QA
2 1 (0.83%) COBIT
System Software
1 2 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (1.67%) GPFS
2 1 (0.83%) NFS
2 1 (0.83%) Samba
Systems Management
1 4 (3.33%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.83%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.83%) CA Wily
2 1 (0.83%) YaST
2 1 (0.83%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (7.50%) Oracle
2 6 (5.00%) SAP
3 4 (3.33%) F5
3 4 (3.33%) CheckPoint
4 3 (2.50%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (2.50%) Fortinet
4 3 (2.50%) VMware
5 2 (1.67%) VeriFone
5 2 (1.67%) Intel
5 2 (1.67%) NetApp
5 2 (1.67%) IBM
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft
6 1 (0.83%) Sybase
6 1 (0.83%) Adobe
6 1 (0.83%) Sun
6 1 (0.83%) Cognizant
6 1 (0.83%) Informatica
6 1 (0.83%) Siebel
6 1 (0.83%) Symantec
6 1 (0.83%) Remedy
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