The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Farnborough region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Farnborough region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - - 15
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough - - 1.52%
As % of the General category - - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £386
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
General Category
Farnborough
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
20 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Farnborough 34.48% 20.69% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 5
Average daily rate £475 £410 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.85% +51.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £304 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £450 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Average hourly rate £60.00 £12.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+380.00% -68.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail
Hampshire

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Farnborough

Retail
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
2 1 (50.00%) QA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Farnborough 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 1 (50.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) Bugzilla
1 1 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (50.00%) SoapUI
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Tester
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Test Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) QA Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) SOAP
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Software Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft