The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Newbury region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 18 26 21
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 2.74% 1.88% 4.12%
As % of the General category 4.82% 2.90% 5.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 7
Average daily rate - £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
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
Berkshire

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

General Category
Newbury
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
83 138 117
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 56.85% 64.79% 68.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 60 71
Average daily rate £350 £300 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.50% -24.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £250 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £465 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Newbury

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Newbury

Retail
Top 5 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (60.00%) Logistics
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Newbury 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
General
1 4 (80.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Telecoms Project Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle Consultant
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Logistics
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle