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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 6 15 18
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 5 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 8.77% 1.64% 2.06%
As % of the General category 31.25% 6.25% 5.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate
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- £325 £366
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -11.26%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +47.61%
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
16 16 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Uxbridge 28.07% 26.23% 37.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 25
Average daily rate £315 £310 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.61% -31.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £198 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £350 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 3
Average hourly rate - £22.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +8.43%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+19.31% -12.00%

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 30 January 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 13 (40.63%) Remedy
2 10 (31.25%) EPoS
3 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
3 9 (28.13%) Windows
4 8 (25.00%) Android
4 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
4 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
5 7 (21.88%) Windows Vista
5 7 (21.88%) MS Office
5 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
5 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
5 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
5 7 (21.88%) Citrix
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL
5 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
6 4 (12.50%) iPad
6 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
6 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
6 4 (12.50%) SAP
6 4 (12.50%) Finance
7 3 (9.38%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Service Management
7 3 (9.38%) Change Management
7 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
8 2 (6.25%) Release Management
8 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Uxbridge by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 7 (21.88%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Remedy ITSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) Data Mining
General
1 4 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Service Analyst
2 11 (34.38%) Project Manager
2 11 (34.38%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (18.75%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 4 (12.50%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Project Support Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Release Manager
5 2 (6.25%) Project Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Coordinator
5 2 (6.25%) Project Planner
6 1 (3.13%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Project Leader
6 1 (3.13%) PMO Analyst
6 1 (3.13%) Agile Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) EPoS
2 8 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (21.88%) Blackberry
4 4 (12.50%) iPad
4 4 (12.50%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
5 1 (3.13%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (28.13%) Windows
2 8 (25.00%) Android
2 8 (25.00%) Apple iOS
3 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Vista
3 7 (21.88%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) PRINCE2
2 7 (21.88%) E-Commerce
2 7 (21.88%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) Service Management
3 3 (9.38%) Change Management
3 3 (9.38%) Continuous Improvement
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.25%) Release Management
4 2 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) ERP
4 2 (6.25%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (3.13%) Test Scripting
5 1 (3.13%) Change Control
5 1 (3.13%) Demand Management
5 1 (3.13%) User Stories
5 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Analysis
System Software
1 7 (21.88%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Remedy
2 9 (28.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) ServiceNow
4 4 (12.50%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) BMC
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