The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 46 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.48% 3.39% 1.96%
As % of the General category 6.42% 12.61% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 7
Median daily rate £300 £415 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.71% -1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £325 £386
10% offered a daily rate of more than £397 £424 £454
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
Retail
South West

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

General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
109 119 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 23.04% 26.86% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 70 61
Median daily rate £375 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £325 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 23
Median hourly rate £42.50 £40.25 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.59% -0.61%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Gloucestershire region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester +9 7 £300 -7.69%
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 10 (58.82%) Banking
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Retail Banking
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Project Management
6 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
6 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
7 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
7 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
7 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
7 2 (11.76%) zSecure
7 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (11.76%) ACF2
7 2 (11.76%) EPoS
7 2 (11.76%) SAS
7 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
7 2 (11.76%) Service Management
7 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
7 2 (11.76%) Validation
7 2 (11.76%) Migration
7 2 (11.76%) Logistics
8 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
8 1 (5.88%) Legal
8 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
8 1 (5.88%) Electronics
8 1 (5.88%) Telecoms

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (11.76%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
General
1 10 (58.82%) Banking
2 9 (52.94%) Finance
3 8 (47.06%) Retail Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Electronics
4 1 (5.88%) Legal
4 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (35.29%) Analyst
1 6 (35.29%) Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Banking Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Field Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Manager
2 2 (11.76%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) Junior
2 2 (11.76%) Junior Project Manager
2 2 (11.76%) SAS Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Security Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Test Analyst
2 2 (11.76%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Digital Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) HR Manager
3 1 (5.88%) Lead Test Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Mortgage Project Manager
3 1 (5.88%) PMO Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.88%) UAT Manager
3 1 (5.88%) UAT Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) EPoS
1 2 (11.76%) Mainframe
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
1 2 (11.76%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.88%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (23.53%) Project Management
3 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
3 3 (17.65%) Test Scripting
3 3 (17.65%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Logistics
4 2 (11.76%) Migration
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (5.88%) Business Transformation
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.88%) Line Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Software Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Test Management
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
1 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ISEB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
2 1 (5.88%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) ACF2
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) zSecure
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP