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 29 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
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 31 12 6
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail 5 30 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 1.53% 9.09% 13.56%
As % of the General category 3.60% 16.30% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 28 45
Median daily rate £325 £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.72% +8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £338 £246
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £508
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Median hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -60.00%
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
139 184 239
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Swindon 42.51% 55.76% 57.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 152 188
Median daily rate £375 £425 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £325 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £563 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Median hourly rate £38.50 £14.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+175.00% -37.77%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+10.20% -2.00%

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 29 May 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 29 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Retail.

1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Billing
3 3 (20.00%) CRM
3 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (13.33%) Scrum
4 2 (13.33%) SAS
4 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
4 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (13.33%) Selenium
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (6.67%) Kanban
5 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
5 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
5 1 (6.67%) BDD
5 1 (6.67%) F5
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Analytics
5 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
5 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.67%) Ruby

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 2 (13.33%) SAS
Applications
1 1 (6.67%) MS Excel
1 1 (6.67%) MS Office
1 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) LAN
1 1 (6.67%) SSL
1 1 (6.67%) Telepresence
1 1 (6.67%) VoIP
1 1 (6.67%) VPN
1 1 (6.67%) WAN
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless
1 1 (6.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (13.33%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (13.33%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Selenium
2 1 (6.67%) Cucumber
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Banking
3 3 (20.00%) Billing
4 2 (13.33%) Multimedia
4 2 (13.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Process Analyst
3 2 (13.33%) SAS Consultant
3 2 (13.33%) Test Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Automation Tester
4 1 (6.67%) Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Delivery Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) e-Learning
3 1 (6.67%) EPoS
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Metrics
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) CRM
1 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Lean Six Sigma
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) Six Sigma
3 1 (6.67%) Analytics
3 1 (6.67%) Automated Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Automation Testing
3 1 (6.67%) BDD
3 1 (6.67%) Business Analysis
3 1 (6.67%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (6.67%) Kanban
3 1 (6.67%) Network Design
3 1 (6.67%) Performance Testing
3 1 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (6.67%) Test Automation
3 1 (6.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (6.67%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.67%) Java
1 1 (6.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) CCDP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco
1 1 (6.67%) F5
1 1 (6.67%) Intel
1 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
1 1 (6.67%) Juniper
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle