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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 45 39 28
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -11
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 16 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 1.57% 3.20% 4.61%
As % of the General category 5.11% 11.76% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 14
Average daily rate £400 £396 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% -1.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £375 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
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
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
137 136 115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 30.72% 27.20% 37.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 66 69
Average daily rate £400 £400 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £266 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 21 6
Average hourly rate £42.00 £40.50 £37.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £35.40 £12.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

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 13 February 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 13 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -1 2 £395 +0.82% 2
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 6 (33.33%) Banking
3 5 (27.78%) Spring
3 5 (27.78%) Logistics
3 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (27.78%) Retail Banking
3 5 (27.78%) JBoss Seam
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
3 5 (27.78%) Scrum
3 5 (27.78%) IBM
3 5 (27.78%) J2EE
3 5 (27.78%) MySQL
3 5 (27.78%) Java
3 5 (27.78%) UML
3 5 (27.78%) JBoss
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (22.22%) Finance
5 3 (16.67%) ERP
6 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (11.11%) SQL
6 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
6 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
6 2 (11.11%) SAP
6 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
6 2 (11.11%) Electronics
6 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
6 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (27.78%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (11.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) MySQL
2 2 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 6 (33.33%) Banking
2 5 (27.78%) Retail Banking
3 4 (22.22%) Finance
4 2 (11.11%) Electronics
4 2 (11.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 2 (11.11%) Marketing
4 2 (11.11%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 6 (33.33%) Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Java Developer
4 3 (16.67%) Business Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 2 (11.11%) Business Developer
5 2 (11.11%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL BI Developer
5 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 1 (5.56%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Field Engineer
6 1 (5.56%) IT Manager
6 1 (5.56%) IT Project Manager
6 1 (5.56%) Payments Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Senior Business Analyst
6 1 (5.56%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) Hibernate
1 5 (27.78%) J2EE
1 5 (27.78%) JBoss Seam
1 5 (27.78%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) EPoS
1 1 (5.56%) Mainframe
1 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (27.78%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (27.78%) Logistics
2 5 (27.78%) Scrum
2 5 (27.78%) UML
3 4 (22.22%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (11.11%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Line Management
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.56%) Business Analysis
6 1 (5.56%) Business Transformation
6 1 (5.56%) Cash Management
6 1 (5.56%) Software Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) Java
2 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 2 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 5 (27.78%) IBM
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 - £500.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
SuperGroup plc
Rate: Up to £500 per day 6 Month Contract
Posted: 16 days ago