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 29 July 2015 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
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 37 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 17 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.64% 2.04% 2.39%
As % of the General category 13.93% 6.25% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 8 5
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£394 £410 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.96% -5.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £379 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £423 £486 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £13.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+24.19% -38.26%
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
122 144 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 26.12% 32.65% 18.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 64 23
Average daily rate £413 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £384 £388
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -0.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 17 1
Average hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £12.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +217.64%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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
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 29 July 2015. 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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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 +2 2 £350 -16.66% 5
Cheltenham -7 2 £325 - 1
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 15 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (52.00%) SAP
3 13 (52.00%) DTV
3 13 (52.00%) Manufacturing
3 13 (52.00%) Electronics
3 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
3 13 (52.00%) Programme Management
3 13 (52.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 13 (52.00%) Marketing
3 13 (52.00%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 9 (36.00%) MS Project
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
6 8 (32.00%) Games
6 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
7 5 (20.00%) Oracle
7 5 (20.00%) Logistics
8 4 (16.00%) Banking
8 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
8 4 (16.00%) Commerce Server
8 4 (16.00%) ATG
8 4 (16.00%) IBM
8 4 (16.00%) hybris
9 3 (12.00%) SQL
10 2 (8.00%) Windows
10 2 (8.00%) CRM
10 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) Commerce Server
1 4 (16.00%) WebSphere
2 1 (4.00%) JBoss
2 1 (4.00%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (36.00%) MS Project
2 8 (32.00%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 13 (52.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Google Apps
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.00%) BusinessObjects XI
2 1 (4.00%) MySQL
2 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
General
1 15 (60.00%) Finance
2 13 (52.00%) Manufacturing
2 13 (52.00%) Electronics
2 13 (52.00%) Telecoms
2 13 (52.00%) Marketing
3 8 (32.00%) Games
4 4 (16.00%) Banking
5 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (24.00%) Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 3 (12.00%) Developer
4 3 (12.00%) ScrumMaster
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Software Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Integration Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Software Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Java Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Business Objects Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.00%) Test Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (4.00%) Spring
1 1 (4.00%) JBoss Seam
Miscellaneous
1 13 (52.00%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
1 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (60.00%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (56.00%) E-Commerce
3 13 (52.00%) Programme Management
3 13 (52.00%) Digital Marketing
4 11 (44.00%) Project Management
5 9 (36.00%) Scrum
5 9 (36.00%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (20.00%) Logistics
7 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 2 (8.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (4.00%) Line Management
8 1 (4.00%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) ERP
8 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.00%) UML
8 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
8 1 (4.00%) Web Development
8 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (4.00%) Basel II
System Software
1 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (52.00%) SAP
2 5 (20.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) hybris
3 4 (16.00%) IBM
3 4 (16.00%) ATG
4 1 (4.00%) Google
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