The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 7 20 18
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 17 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 15.60% 3.19% 4.50%
As % of the General category 45.95% 8.57% 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 3 5
Median daily rate £428 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £315 £341
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £435 £492
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +43.75%
Retail
Gloucestershire

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

General Category
Gloucester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
37 35 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 33.94% 37.23% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 30 14
Median daily rate £450 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £300 £333
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucester region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucester

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Gloucester region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

Retail
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucester region with a requirement for Retail.

1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 18 (75.00%) Banking
3 16 (66.67%) Retail Banking
4 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (29.17%) Migration
6 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (16.67%) Test Management
7 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
7 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
8 2 (8.33%) Service Management
8 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
8 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
8 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
8 2 (8.33%) Validation
8 2 (8.33%) zSecure
8 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
8 2 (8.33%) ACF2
9 1 (4.17%) Line Management
9 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
9 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
9 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
9 1 (4.17%) MS Office
9 1 (4.17%) Legal
9 1 (4.17%) Change Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
General
1 21 (87.50%) Finance
2 18 (75.00%) Banking
3 16 (66.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (8.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (4.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Test Manager
2 7 (29.17%) Analyst
3 4 (16.67%) Test Leader
4 3 (12.50%) Finance Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Migration Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Report Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Test Analyst
5 2 (8.33%) Tester
5 2 (8.33%) UAT Manager
5 2 (8.33%) UAT Test Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Credit Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) Finance Systems Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Junior
6 1 (4.17%) Junior Project Manager
6 1 (4.17%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.17%) PMO Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Mainframe
2 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (29.17%) Migration
3 4 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Test Management
4 3 (12.50%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.33%) Data Migration
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Unit Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 1 (4.17%) Business Transformation
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Supplier Management
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) zSecure