The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Hampshire 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 44 44 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 75 78 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 3.61% 4.57% 3.13%
As % of the General category 12.04% 13.93% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 51 41
Average daily rate £365 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.11% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £285 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £386
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £14.75 £14.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
General Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
623 560 601
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 30.01% 32.83% 32.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 390 345 317
Average daily rate £375 £398 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.83% +2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £231 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 44 70
Average hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.63 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £92.50 £40.00 £39.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +8.00%
Retail
South East

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Southampton -6 36 £364 -22.60% 7
Havant -3 5 £388 -
Basingstoke +19 3 - - 1
Eastleigh +2 1 - - 1
Fareham -7 1 £127 -64.36% 3
Portsmouth - 1 £300 - 3
Farnborough - - - -
Hook - - - -
Andover - - - - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 44 (27.67%) E-Commerce
2 38 (23.90%) HTML
3 37 (23.27%) CSS
4 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
5 24 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
6 19 (11.95%) jQuery
6 19 (11.95%) CSS3
7 18 (11.32%) HTML5
7 18 (11.32%) JSP
8 16 (10.06%) PRINCE2
9 15 (9.43%) ATG
10 14 (8.81%) Ajax
11 13 (8.18%) Project Management
11 13 (8.18%) Oracle
12 12 (7.55%) .NET
12 12 (7.55%) Finance
13 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
13 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
13 11 (6.92%) WebSphere
14 10 (6.29%) Business Analysis
14 10 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
15 9 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
15 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
15 9 (5.66%) CRM
15 9 (5.66%) SAP
16 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
16 8 (5.03%) Java
16 8 (5.03%) ERP
16 8 (5.03%) SEO
16 8 (5.03%) CMS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 11 (6.92%) WebSphere
2 8 (5.03%) CMS
3 3 (1.89%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (1.26%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.63%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.63%) Quickr
5 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (1.89%) MS Project
2 2 (1.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.26%) MS Office
2 2 (1.26%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.63%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.63%) Adobe After Effects
3 1 (0.63%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (2.52%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (1.89%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (1.26%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle General Ledger
4 1 (0.63%) assyst
4 1 (0.63%) Maximo
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (0.63%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.89%) RTP
2 2 (1.26%) Internet
3 1 (0.63%) Intranet
3 1 (0.63%) SAN
3 1 (0.63%) LAN
3 1 (0.63%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.03%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.14%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.89%) DB2
3 3 (1.89%) RDBMS
3 3 (1.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.89%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (1.26%) MySQL
5 1 (0.63%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (2.52%) SoapUI
1 4 (2.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.26%) Bugzilla
3 1 (0.63%) RequisitePro
3 1 (0.63%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.63%) JIRA
3 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
General
1 12 (7.55%) Finance
2 11 (6.92%) Telecoms
3 5 (3.14%) Marketing
4 2 (1.26%) Banking
4 2 (1.26%) French Language
4 2 (1.26%) Electronics
4 2 (1.26%) Games
4 2 (1.26%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.63%) Law
5 1 (0.63%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 44 (27.67%) Developer
2 32 (20.13%) Analyst
3 24 (15.09%) Business Analyst
4 21 (13.21%) Project Manager
5 19 (11.95%) Front-End Developer
6 10 (6.29%) UI Developer
6 10 (6.29%) UI Programmer
7 8 (5.03%) Designer
8 7 (4.40%) Test Leader
9 6 (3.77%) Programme Manager
10 5 (3.14%) Web Developer
10 5 (3.14%) Tester
11 4 (2.52%) Programme Planner
11 4 (2.52%) Business Manager
11 4 (2.52%) Agile Test Analyst
11 4 (2.52%) Architect
11 4 (2.52%) Consultant
11 4 (2.52%) Administrator
11 4 (2.52%) Test Analyst
11 4 (2.52%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (23.90%) HTML
2 37 (23.27%) CSS
3 19 (11.95%) jQuery
3 19 (11.95%) CSS3
4 18 (11.32%) HTML5
4 18 (11.32%) JSP
5 14 (8.81%) Ajax
6 12 (7.55%) .NET
7 6 (3.77%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.14%) XML
8 5 (3.14%) Sass
9 4 (2.52%) WCF
10 3 (1.89%) WebSphere Message Broker
11 2 (1.26%) Spring
11 2 (1.26%) Flash
11 2 (1.26%) SOAP
11 2 (1.26%) WebSphere MQ
12 1 (0.63%) ODBC
12 1 (0.63%) Web Services
12 1 (0.63%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (4.40%) FMCG
2 5 (3.14%) E-Learning
3 4 (2.52%) Digital Media
4 3 (1.89%) Management Information System
4 3 (1.89%) PMI
4 3 (1.89%) Smart Meter
4 3 (1.89%) Graphic Design
5 2 (1.26%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.26%) IPTV
5 2 (1.26%) iSeries
5 2 (1.26%) EPoS
5 2 (1.26%) NHS
6 1 (0.63%) W3C
6 1 (0.63%) EMV
6 1 (0.63%) RIA
6 1 (0.63%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.63%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.63%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 7 (4.40%) Linux
2 3 (1.89%) Windows
2 3 (1.89%) CentOS
2 3 (1.89%) Debian
3 2 (1.26%) UNIX
4 1 (0.63%) AIX
4 1 (0.63%) Solaris
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 2000
4 1 (0.63%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.63%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.67%) E-Commerce
2 24 (15.09%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (10.06%) PRINCE2
4 13 (8.18%) Project Management
5 10 (6.29%) Business Analysis
5 10 (6.29%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (5.66%) Responsive Web Design
6 9 (5.66%) CRM
7 8 (5.03%) ERP
7 8 (5.03%) SEO
7 8 (5.03%) Change Management
7 8 (5.03%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (4.40%) Analytics
9 5 (3.14%) ITIL
9 5 (3.14%) B2C
9 5 (3.14%) Web Development
9 5 (3.14%) Scrum
9 5 (3.14%) Waterfall
10 4 (2.52%) Migration
10 4 (2.52%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (16.98%) JavaScript
2 8 (5.03%) Java
3 5 (3.14%) SQL
4 4 (2.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (2.52%) VBScript
4 4 (2.52%) VB
5 3 (1.89%) C
5 3 (1.89%) C#
5 3 (1.89%) Ruby
6 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.63%) Perl
6 1 (0.63%) PHP
6 1 (0.63%) Python
6 1 (0.63%) Korn
6 1 (0.63%) LotusScript
6 1 (0.63%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (5.66%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (1.89%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.89%) PMI Certification
2 3 (1.89%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.26%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.26%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.63%) WAI
System Software
1 2 (1.26%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 3 (1.89%) Puppet
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli
2 1 (0.63%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (0.63%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 15 (9.43%) ATG
2 13 (8.18%) Oracle
3 11 (6.92%) Microsoft
4 9 (5.66%) SAP
5 5 (3.14%) IBM
6 4 (2.52%) Red Hat
7 3 (1.89%) JBoss
8 2 (1.26%) Endeca
8 2 (1.26%) Google
8 2 (1.26%) Coremetrics
8 2 (1.26%) Adobe
8 2 (1.26%) HP
8 2 (1.26%) Lotus
8 2 (1.26%) JDA
8 2 (1.26%) Stellent
9 1 (0.63%) Remedy
9 1 (0.63%) Apple
9 1 (0.63%) Siebel
9 1 (0.63%) Sun
9 1 (0.63%) Casewise
Hampshire
Interquest - Fulcrum Telecom
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Rate: £15 - £18 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago