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 1 October 2014 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 17 14 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 1.72% 5.15% 3.10%
As % of the General category 3.23% 8.47% 6.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 3
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£375 £456 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.80% +15.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.29% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% -8.57%
Retail
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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
62 59 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 53.45% 60.82% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 36 34
Average daily rate £369 £415 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.14% +3.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £223 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £454
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.13% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £20.00 £28.25
% change year-on-year
+37.50% -29.20%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Newbury

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) ERP
2 2 (25.00%) Java
2 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (25.00%) Logistics
2 2 (25.00%) eTOM
2 2 (25.00%) FMCG
2 2 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Use Case
3 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
3 1 (12.50%) MVNO
3 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
3 1 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
3 1 (12.50%) User Experience
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Magento
3 1 (12.50%) hybris
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 1 (12.50%) Demandware
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
3 1 (12.50%) Electronics
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (12.50%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) MVNO
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (12.50%) Electronics
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Project Manager
1 3 (37.50%) Business Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Business Systems Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Implementation Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) ERP Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) JSP
2 1 (12.50%) Struts
2 1 (12.50%) Hibernate
2 1 (12.50%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) FMCG
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) ERP
1 2 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 2 (25.00%) Logistics
1 2 (25.00%) eTOM
1 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Use Case
2 1 (12.50%) Data Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
2 1 (12.50%) Business Process Mapping
2 1 (12.50%) Demand Forecasting
2 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analysis
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) B2C
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) UML
2 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
2 1 (12.50%) Migration
2 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) PMP
1 1 (12.50%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) hybris
2 1 (12.50%) Demandware
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) ATG