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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 11 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 18 18 15
Rank change year-on-year
0 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 10 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 1.94% 6.90% 9.16%
As % of the General category 5.26% 38.46% 19.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 12
Average daily rate £395 £388 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% -11.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £391 £358 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £397 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
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
38 26 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucester 36.89% 17.93% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 18 43
Average daily rate £400 £396 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £288 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £400 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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 Gloucester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Gloucester region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
4 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Teradata
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucester by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucester 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (80.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Business Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Report Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Test Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Business Transformation
2 1 (20.00%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Teradata
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