The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Guildford 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 23 26 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 0.88% 1.00% 0.65%
As % of the General category 1.92% 2.00% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Average daily rate £330 £425 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.35% +61.90%
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
Surrey

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

General Category
Guildford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 100 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Guildford 45.61% 49.75% 45.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 47 32
Average daily rate £400 £318 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.98% +5.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £239 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £450 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £41.25 £33.50 £127.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.13% -73.72%
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 Guildford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Guildford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Guildford

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Guildford

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Guildford

Retail
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Guildford

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
1 1 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) Games
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Guildford by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Guildford 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 (50.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (50.00%) WebLogic
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
General
1 1 (50.00%) Banking
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Games Programmer
1 1 (50.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (50.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 1 (50.00%) Hibernate
1 1 (50.00%) Reactive Extensions
1 1 (50.00%) Spring
1 1 (50.00%) Task Parallel Library
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Online Games
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (50.00%) MVC
1 1 (50.00%) SOLID
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) Java