The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Uxbridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 12 12 14
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 7 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 4.05% 6.48% 4.72%
As % of the General category 13.64% 25.93% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Average daily rate
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- - £263
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Average hourly rate - £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
Retail
London

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

General Category
Uxbridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
22 27 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 29.73% 25.00% 21.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 13 19
Average daily rate £425 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £206 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £458 £550 £536
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 0
Average hourly rate - £14.04 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Uxbridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Uxbridge

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Uxbridge

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Uxbridge

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
2 11 (55.00%) Finance
3 9 (45.00%) Risk Analysis
3 9 (45.00%) MS Project
3 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
4 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 8 (40.00%) QA
5 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
5 6 (30.00%) Windows
6 5 (25.00%) MS Office
6 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
7 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
8 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (15.00%) Business Development
8 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
8 3 (15.00%) Time Management
8 3 (15.00%) iPad
8 3 (15.00%) Demand Management
8 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
8 3 (15.00%) Coaching
8 3 (15.00%) People Management
8 3 (15.00%) C
8 3 (15.00%) Remedy
8 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
8 3 (15.00%) Citrix
8 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 2 (10.00%) Service Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Uxbridge 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 4 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (45.00%) MS Project
2 8 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (25.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Office 365
General
1 11 (55.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 4 (20.00%) Analyst
2 4 (20.00%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Manager
3 3 (15.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (15.00%) Service Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Architect
4 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (10.00%) Service Architect
5 1 (5.00%) Coordinator
5 1 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (5.00%) IT Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Migration Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Project Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Manager
5 1 (5.00%) Project Leader
5 1 (5.00%) Report Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Senior Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.00%) iPad
2 1 (5.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
1 6 (30.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (55.00%) PRINCE2
2 11 (55.00%) Risk Management
3 9 (45.00%) Project Management
3 9 (45.00%) Risk Analysis
4 5 (25.00%) Service Delivery
5 3 (15.00%) Systems Analysis
5 3 (15.00%) Business Development
5 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
5 3 (15.00%) Time Management
5 3 (15.00%) Demand Management
5 3 (15.00%) Coaching
5 3 (15.00%) People Management
5 3 (15.00%) ITIL
6 2 (10.00%) Release Management
6 2 (10.00%) ITIL V2
6 2 (10.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Quality Management
7 1 (5.00%) E-Commerce
7 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.00%) C
2 1 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (5.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (15.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.00%) Citrix
2 3 (15.00%) Remedy
2 3 (15.00%) ServiceNow
3 2 (10.00%) SAP