The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 49 51 53
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 29 17 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 3.21% 1.89% 2.13%
As % of the General category 8.31% 5.45% 6.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 12 6
Median daily rate £450 £425 £469
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -9.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £341 £339
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £663
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-29.72% -41.26%
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 Reading region.

General Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
349 312 309
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 38.61% 34.74% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 127 114
Median daily rate £375 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £224 £201
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 2 5
Median hourly rate £17.81 £10.75 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+65.62% -47.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £10.75 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.08 £10.75 £21.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Reading region over the 3 months to 25 May 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for Retail.

1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.81%) Finance
3 11 (19.30%) Windows
4 10 (17.54%) Project Management
5 8 (14.04%) Oracle
5 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
6 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
6 7 (12.28%) Smart Meter
7 6 (10.53%) Marketing
7 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
7 6 (10.53%) CRM
7 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (8.77%) Advertising
8 5 (8.77%) Unix
8 5 (8.77%) SQL
8 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
8 5 (8.77%) ERP
8 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
8 5 (8.77%) Degree
8 5 (8.77%) Migration
8 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
8 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
8 5 (8.77%) Oracle Retail
9 4 (7.02%) FMCG
9 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
9 4 (7.02%) ISEB
9 4 (7.02%) B2B
9 4 (7.02%) MS Office
9 4 (7.02%) Billing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) MQSeries
2 2 (3.51%) MQSI
3 1 (1.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.75%) JBoss
3 1 (1.75%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.75%) Node.js
3 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.75%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MS Excel
2 4 (7.02%) MS Office
3 1 (1.75%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.75%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.75%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (8.77%) Oracle Retail
2 4 (7.02%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (5.26%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (3.51%) Oracle CRM
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Payables
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.75%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
1 3 (5.26%) VLAN
2 2 (3.51%) Broadband
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (3.51%) Cisco PIX
2 2 (3.51%) Firewall
2 2 (3.51%) FWSM
2 2 (3.51%) MPLS
2 2 (3.51%) VoIP
2 2 (3.51%) ZigBee
3 1 (1.75%) Skype
3 1 (1.75%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) Big Data
3 1 (1.75%) DB2
3 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Power View
3 1 (1.75%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.75%) MySQL
3 1 (1.75%) Power BI
3 1 (1.75%) PowerPivot
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.75%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (5.26%) JIRA
2 2 (3.51%) eggPlant
2 2 (3.51%) TestComplete
3 1 (1.75%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.75%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.75%) Maven
3 1 (1.75%) Selenium
General
1 13 (22.81%) Finance
2 8 (14.04%) Telecoms
3 6 (10.53%) Marketing
4 5 (8.77%) Advertising
5 4 (7.02%) Banking
5 4 (7.02%) Billing
6 3 (5.26%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.75%) French Language
7 1 (1.75%) Games
7 1 (1.75%) German Language
7 1 (1.75%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.75%) Legal
7 1 (1.75%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.75%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 15 (26.32%) Architect
2 6 (10.53%) Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Business Analyst
2 6 (10.53%) Project Manager
3 5 (8.77%) Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (7.02%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Account Manager
4 4 (7.02%) Integration Architect
4 4 (7.02%) Mac Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Technician
5 3 (5.26%) Deskside Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 3 (5.26%) Deskside Technician
5 3 (5.26%) Dynamics AX Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Mac Technician
5 3 (5.26%) Service Architect
5 3 (5.26%) Smart Metering Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.26%) .NET
2 2 (3.51%) COM
2 2 (3.51%) CSS
2 2 (3.51%) Hibernate
2 2 (3.51%) Spring
3 1 (1.75%) Apache Commons
3 1 (1.75%) Gherkin
3 1 (1.75%) Grails
3 1 (1.75%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.75%) jQuery
3 1 (1.75%) JSON
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) REST
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (1.75%) SOAP
3 1 (1.75%) Spring MVC
3 1 (1.75%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (1.75%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 1 (1.75%) Web Services
3 1 (1.75%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.28%) Smart Meter
2 4 (7.02%) FMCG
3 3 (5.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (3.51%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.51%) Data Conversion
4 2 (3.51%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 2 (3.51%) EPoS
4 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (3.51%) Mobile App
4 2 (3.51%) User Experience
5 1 (1.75%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.75%) Augmented Reality
5 1 (1.75%) IVR
5 1 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (1.75%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 11 (19.30%) Windows
2 5 (8.77%) Unix
3 3 (5.26%) Linux
4 1 (1.75%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.75%) Windows 8
4 1 (1.75%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) Project Management
2 6 (10.53%) CRM
2 6 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (8.77%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.77%) Data Modelling
3 5 (8.77%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (8.77%) ERP
3 5 (8.77%) Migration
3 5 (8.77%) Waterfall
4 4 (7.02%) B2B
5 3 (5.26%) Business Analysis
5 3 (5.26%) Case Management
5 3 (5.26%) Change Management
5 3 (5.26%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.26%) Logistics
5 3 (5.26%) Presales
5 3 (5.26%) Requirements Management
5 3 (5.26%) Software Testing
5 3 (5.26%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (5.26%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 5 (8.77%) SQL
2 2 (3.51%) Java
3 1 (1.75%) Apple Swift
3 1 (1.75%) C#
3 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.75%) Objective-C
3 1 (1.75%) R
3 1 (1.75%) Ruby
3 1 (1.75%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (8.77%) Degree
2 4 (7.02%) ISEB
3 3 (5.26%) ACMT
3 3 (5.26%) ISTQB
3 3 (5.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
4 2 (3.51%) CCNP
4 2 (3.51%) CCSA
4 2 (3.51%) CCSE
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.75%) APMP
5 1 (1.75%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.51%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.51%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 14 (24.56%) Microsoft
2 8 (14.04%) Oracle
3 3 (5.26%) Apple
4 2 (3.51%) Blue Coat
4 2 (3.51%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.51%) Cisco
4 2 (3.51%) F5
4 2 (3.51%) RedPrairie
4 2 (3.51%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (3.51%) SAP
4 2 (3.51%) Siebel
5 1 (1.75%) ATG
5 1 (1.75%) hybris
5 1 (1.75%) IBM
5 1 (1.75%) Remedy
5 1 (1.75%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.75%) VMware
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PMC retail
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