The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Gloucestershire 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 38 29 32
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 6 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.04% 2.39% 4.12%
As % of the General category 6.25% 12.77% 12.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 5 18
Average daily rate
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£410 £435 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.74% +14.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £379 £375 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £486 £475 £476
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.89 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.26% +12.50%
General Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
144 47 148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 32.65% 18.73% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 64 23 95
Average daily rate £375 £400 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £272 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 1 24
Average hourly rate £40.50 £12.75 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+217.64% -66.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail
South West

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Gloucestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 25 July 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Gloucester -11 5 £420 -3.44% 2
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Retail Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Project Management
4 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
5 3 (18.75%) MS Project
6 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Change Management
6 2 (12.50%) Change Control
7 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
7 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
7 1 (6.25%) IPTV
7 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
7 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
7 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) FMCG
7 1 (6.25%) Xcelsius
7 1 (6.25%) Zimbra
7 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
7 1 (6.25%) Social Media
7 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 1 (6.25%) NHS
7 1 (6.25%) Linux
7 1 (6.25%) JBoss

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 (6.25%) Zimbra
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) OLAP
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.25%) BusinessObjects XI
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.25%) Xcelsius
General
1 11 (68.75%) Banking
2 9 (56.25%) Retail Banking
3 8 (50.00%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Marketing
5 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
3 3 (18.75%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (6.25%) Test Leader
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (6.25%) Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Change Manager
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (6.25%) Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) NHS
1 1 (6.25%) IPTV
1 1 (6.25%) FMCG
1 1 (6.25%) Social Media
1 1 (6.25%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
1 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (12.50%) Change Management
2 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (12.50%) Change Control
3 1 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.25%) Time Management
3 1 (6.25%) Data Entry
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) JBoss
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
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