The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 3 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 80 39 44
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 61 128 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 2.11% 4.15% 3.84%
As % of the General category 7.13% 13.16% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 99 99
Median daily rate £375 £413 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.20% -1.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £324 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -42.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
Retail
England

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

General Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
855 973 1082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 29.64% 31.58% 33.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 596 639 674
Median daily rate £375 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £550 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 47 54
Median hourly rate £39.00 £36.40 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -1.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.00 £19.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.90 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

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

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Retail
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South West region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol -21 15 £356 -11.00% 12
Wiltshire -21 11 £406 -3.04% 7
Somerset +10 10 £423 -21.39% 1
Gloucestershire +3 8 £356 +1.56% 6
Dorset -16 8 £300 -41.74% 7
Devon - 3 £325 - 3
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 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 South West region with a requirement for Retail.

1 45 (32.14%) Finance
2 41 (29.29%) Banking
3 39 (27.86%) Agile Software Development
4 37 (26.43%) E-Commerce
5 28 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (16.43%) Retail Banking
7 21 (15.00%) Project Management
8 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
9 13 (9.29%) Java
10 12 (8.57%) SAP
10 12 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
11 11 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
11 11 (7.86%) CSS
11 11 (7.86%) HTML
11 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
12 10 (7.14%) JavaScript
12 10 (7.14%) User Experience
13 9 (6.43%) Waterfall
13 9 (6.43%) SQL
13 9 (6.43%) CRM
13 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
13 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
13 9 (6.43%) Marketing
14 8 (5.71%) ATG
14 8 (5.71%) Scrum
14 8 (5.71%) Programme Management
14 8 (5.71%) J2EE
14 8 (5.71%) Magento
14 8 (5.71%) Mobile App
15 7 (5.00%) IBM

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 6 (4.29%) SAS
2 5 (3.57%) Confluence
3 4 (2.86%) JBoss
4 3 (2.14%) IIS
5 2 (1.43%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.43%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.71%) CMS
6 1 (0.71%) Drupal
Applications
1 4 (2.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.14%) MS Office
3 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.71%) MS Project
4 1 (0.71%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 8 (5.71%) Magento
2 6 (4.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.71%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.71%) SAP FI
4 1 (0.71%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.71%) SAP Retail
4 1 (0.71%) SAP SD
4 1 (0.71%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (2.14%) LAN
1 3 (2.14%) WAN
2 1 (0.71%) Broadband
2 1 (0.71%) DNS
2 1 (0.71%) Firewall
2 1 (0.71%) MVNO
2 1 (0.71%) SSL
2 1 (0.71%) Telepresence
2 1 (0.71%) VoIP
2 1 (0.71%) VPN
2 1 (0.71%) Wireless
2 1 (0.71%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.86%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (4.29%) MySQL
3 5 (3.57%) SQL Server
4 4 (2.86%) BusinessObjects
4 4 (2.86%) SAP HANA
5 3 (2.14%) DataStage
6 2 (1.43%) Power BI
6 2 (1.43%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.71%) MS Access
7 1 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (3.57%) JIRA
1 5 (3.57%) Selenium
2 4 (2.86%) Android Studio
2 4 (2.86%) Bitbucket
2 4 (2.86%) Eclipse
2 4 (2.86%) Git (software)
2 4 (2.86%) IntelliJ
2 4 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (1.43%) WebDriver
4 1 (0.71%) Cucumber
4 1 (0.71%) MSTest
4 1 (0.71%) NUnit
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 45 (32.14%) Finance
2 41 (29.29%) Banking
3 23 (16.43%) Retail Banking
4 11 (7.86%) Telecoms
5 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 9 (6.43%) Marketing
6 7 (5.00%) Billing
7 6 (4.29%) Electronics
8 4 (2.86%) Advertising
9 3 (2.14%) Investment Banking
9 3 (2.14%) Legal
10 2 (1.43%) Multimedia
11 1 (0.71%) Local Government
11 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 34 (24.29%) Analyst
2 26 (18.57%) Project Manager
3 22 (15.71%) Developer
4 16 (11.43%) Business Analyst
5 13 (9.29%) Architect
6 9 (6.43%) E-Commerce Manager
7 8 (5.71%) Consultant
7 8 (5.71%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (5.71%) Test Analyst
8 7 (5.00%) E-Commerce Project Manager
9 6 (4.29%) Banking Analyst
9 6 (4.29%) Test Leader
10 5 (3.57%) Business Intelligence Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Delivery Manager
10 5 (3.57%) IT Manager
10 5 (3.57%) IT Project Manager
10 5 (3.57%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.57%) Service Analyst
10 5 (3.57%) Tester
11 4 (2.86%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (7.86%) CSS
1 11 (7.86%) HTML
2 8 (5.71%) J2EE
3 6 (4.29%) HTML5
4 5 (3.57%) Hibernate
4 5 (3.57%) JSON
4 5 (3.57%) Spring
4 5 (3.57%) Web Services
5 4 (2.86%) Android SDK
5 4 (2.86%) iOS SDK
5 4 (2.86%) J2ME
5 4 (2.86%) J2SE
5 4 (2.86%) JBoss Seam
6 3 (2.14%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.14%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (1.43%) CSS3
7 2 (1.43%) Entity Framework
7 2 (1.43%) Laravel
Miscellaneous
1 17 (12.14%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (7.14%) User Experience
3 8 (5.71%) Mobile App
4 6 (4.29%) EPoS
5 4 (2.86%) Data Structures
5 4 (2.86%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.86%) Statistics
6 2 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 2 (1.43%) Data Centre
6 2 (1.43%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.43%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.43%) PMI
6 2 (1.43%) Reinsurance
6 2 (1.43%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.71%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.71%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.71%) e-Learning
7 1 (0.71%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Android
1 4 (2.86%) Apple iOS
1 4 (2.86%) Unix
1 4 (2.86%) Windows
2 3 (2.14%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (27.86%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (26.43%) E-Commerce
3 28 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (15.00%) Project Management
5 12 (8.57%) Business Intelligence
6 9 (6.43%) CRM
6 9 (6.43%) Waterfall
7 8 (5.71%) Programme Management
7 8 (5.71%) Scrum
8 7 (5.00%) Business Analysis
8 7 (5.00%) SOA
9 6 (4.29%) Analytics
9 6 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
9 6 (4.29%) PRINCE2
9 6 (4.29%) SDLC
9 6 (4.29%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.57%) Data Analytics
10 5 (3.57%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (3.57%) ETL
10 5 (3.57%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 13 (9.29%) Java
2 10 (7.14%) JavaScript
3 9 (6.43%) SQL
4 3 (2.14%) PHP
5 2 (1.43%) C#
6 1 (0.71%) ABAP
6 1 (0.71%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.71%) Ruby
6 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (3.57%) Degree
2 4 (2.86%) ISTQB
3 3 (2.14%) ISEB
4 2 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (1.43%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.43%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.43%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.71%) CCDP
5 1 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.71%) MCSA
5 1 (0.71%) MCSE
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) QA
2 2 (1.43%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (1.43%) SLA
2 2 (1.43%) UCITS
3 1 (0.71%) SEPA
System Software
1 2 (1.43%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.43%) Docker
Systems Management
1 6 (4.29%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.43%) Ansible
2 2 (1.43%) Mesos
2 2 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (8.57%) SAP
2 9 (6.43%) Microsoft
3 8 (5.71%) ATG
4 7 (5.00%) IBM
5 4 (2.86%) hybris
5 4 (2.86%) Oracle
6 3 (2.14%) Adobe
6 3 (2.14%) HP
6 3 (2.14%) Netezza
6 3 (2.14%) Teradata
7 2 (1.43%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (1.43%) Sitecore
7 2 (1.43%) Tableau
7 2 (1.43%) VMware
8 1 (0.71%) Cisco
8 1 (0.71%) Demandware
8 1 (0.71%) F5
8 1 (0.71%) Intel Security
8 1 (0.71%) Juniper
8 1 (0.71%) Sencha
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