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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 21 18 14
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 3 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 0.68% 2.33% 5.26%
As % of the General category 1.14% 3.61% 10.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
Average daily rate
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- £388 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.32%
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
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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
88 83 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Newbury 59.86% 64.34% 50.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 49 33
Average daily rate £369 £375 £403
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% -6.83%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £230 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £510
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

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 31 July 2015, 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 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
2 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) MVNO
3 1 (20.00%) User Experience
3 1 (20.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) Java
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) MS Project
3 1 (20.00%) MS Office
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 1 (20.00%) UNIX
3 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
3 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (20.00%) ERP
3 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (20.00%) Broadband
3 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (20.00%) B2B
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Adobe
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (20.00%) CTI

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Newbury by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Project
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
1 1 (20.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
1 1 (20.00%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) MVNO
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
2 1 (20.00%) CTI
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (20.00%) Axure RP
General
1 3 (60.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) IT Project Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Technical Manager
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Support Analyst
1 1 (20.00%) OSS Architect
1 1 (20.00%) UX Designer
1 1 (20.00%) Designer
1 1 (20.00%) BSS Architect
1 1 (20.00%) OSS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) HTML
1 1 (20.00%) CSS
1 1 (20.00%) HTML5
1 1 (20.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) E-Commerce
1 2 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Scrum
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (20.00%) Web Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) Usability Testing
2 1 (20.00%) Analytics
2 1 (20.00%) ERP
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) B2B
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Commerce
2 1 (20.00%) Project Management
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Java
1 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) ITIL Certification
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Adobe
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix