The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Swindon region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 10 18 9
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 36 34 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 10.88% 7.30% 8.75%
As % of the General category 21.56% 15.81% 18.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 29 37
Median daily rate £513 £415 £461
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.49% -9.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £310 £342
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £573 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £423
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £45.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +43.75%
Retail
Wiltshire

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

General Category
Swindon
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
167 215 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 50.45% 46.14% 47.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 164 170
Median daily rate £430 £425 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% -3.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £31.75 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +47.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +13.20%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Swindon

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Swindon region over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Swindon

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Retail.

1 20 (54.05%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
3 13 (35.14%) CISSP
4 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
5 10 (27.03%) Finance
6 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
7 8 (21.62%) Identity Access Management
8 7 (18.92%) CISM
9 6 (16.22%) Banking
10 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
10 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
10 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
10 5 (13.51%) CISA
11 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
11 4 (10.81%) SOA
11 4 (10.81%) Time Management
11 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
11 4 (10.81%) CESG
12 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
12 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
12 3 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
12 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
12 3 (8.11%) Open Source
12 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
12 3 (8.11%) SAP
12 3 (8.11%) Middleware
12 3 (8.11%) webMethods
12 3 (8.11%) Project Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Swindon 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 1 (2.70%) CMS
1 1 (2.70%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.70%) SAP IS-U
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.41%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Base SAS
2 1 (2.70%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (2.70%) GIS
2 1 (2.70%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.70%) SAS EBI
2 1 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (27.03%) Finance
2 6 (16.22%) Banking
3 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.41%) Marketing
4 2 (5.41%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.70%) Billing
Job Titles
1 19 (51.35%) Architect
2 13 (35.14%) Information Architect
2 13 (35.14%) Information Security Architect
2 13 (35.14%) Security Architect
3 6 (16.22%) Information Security Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Project Manager
3 6 (16.22%) Security Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Information Security Project Manager
4 4 (10.81%) Security Project Manager
5 3 (8.11%) Integration Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Principal Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Information Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Process Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Programme Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Functional Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Technical Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (2.70%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) CESG
2 3 (8.11%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
4 1 (2.70%) EPoS
4 1 (2.70%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.70%) PMI
4 1 (2.70%) RIA
4 1 (2.70%) Smart Meter
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (54.05%) Information Security
2 14 (37.84%) Security Architecture
3 9 (24.32%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (21.62%) Identity Access Management
4 8 (21.62%) Risk Management
5 5 (13.51%) Data Protection
5 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
6 4 (10.81%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.81%) SOA
6 4 (10.81%) Time Management
7 3 (8.11%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (8.11%) Business Transformation
7 3 (8.11%) E-Commerce
7 3 (8.11%) Identity Management
7 3 (8.11%) Line Management
7 3 (8.11%) Open Source
7 3 (8.11%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Service Management
7 3 (8.11%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C#
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) CISSP
2 7 (18.92%) CISM
3 5 (13.51%) CISA
4 2 (5.41%) CLAS
4 2 (5.41%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (2.70%) CompTIA Security+
5 1 (2.70%) ISEB
5 1 (2.70%) ISTQB
5 1 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 1 (2.70%) PMP
5 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
5 1 (2.70%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
2 9 (24.32%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (2.70%) COBIT
3 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
3 1 (2.70%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (8.11%) IBM
1 3 (8.11%) SAP
1 3 (8.11%) webMethods
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) ESRI
3 1 (2.70%) hybris