The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 11 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Wiltshire region.

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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 13 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 57 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.78% 5.70% 4.39%
As % of the General category 18.27% 12.90% 9.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 27 23
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£425 £420 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £318 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £520 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+35.55% +25.00%
General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
312 248 252
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 48.07% 44.21% 44.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 224 173 182
Average daily rate £425 £420 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +8.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £303 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £500 £490
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 12
Average hourly rate £20.00 £16.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -55.86%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £13.00 £23.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 £28.80 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £26.50
% change year-on-year
- -15.09%
Retail
South West

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 11 July 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +10 52 £430 +8.17% 15
Salisbury - 3 £298 - 2
Chippenham - - - -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 88 (77.19%) Banking
2 87 (76.32%) Retail Banking
3 85 (74.56%) Finance
4 34 (29.82%) Change Management
4 34 (29.82%) MS Project
4 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
5 25 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (14.04%) Change Control
7 15 (13.16%) PRINCE2
8 13 (11.40%) SAP
9 12 (10.53%) Business Analysis
10 11 (9.65%) UML
11 9 (7.89%) Business Transformation
12 8 (7.02%) ICL
12 8 (7.02%) Project Planning
12 8 (7.02%) Unisys
13 7 (6.14%) GAP Analysis
13 7 (6.14%) Internet
13 7 (6.14%) Online Banking
13 7 (6.14%) Mobile Banking
14 6 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
14 6 (5.26%) Marketing
14 6 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
14 6 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
14 6 (5.26%) Information Management
14 6 (5.26%) Six Sigma
14 6 (5.26%) Project Management
14 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
14 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
14 6 (5.26%) SharePoint

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire 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 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 3 (2.63%) SharePoint 2013
3 2 (1.75%) CMS
4 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.88%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.88%) Content Management Server
4 1 (0.88%) IIS
Applications
1 34 (29.82%) MS Project
2 6 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.26%) MS Visio
3 4 (3.51%) MS Office
4 1 (0.88%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Retail
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.14%) Internet
2 2 (1.75%) Intranet
3 1 (0.88%) Firewall
3 1 (0.88%) Network Security
3 1 (0.88%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.88%) MS Access
1 1 (0.88%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Rational Rose
2 1 (0.88%) LSMW
General
1 88 (77.19%) Banking
2 87 (76.32%) Retail Banking
3 85 (74.56%) Finance
4 6 (5.26%) Marketing
5 4 (3.51%) Back Office
6 2 (1.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 44 (38.60%) Analyst
2 21 (18.42%) Business Analyst
3 20 (17.54%) Architect
4 19 (16.67%) Designer
5 18 (15.79%) PMO Analyst
6 16 (14.04%) Programme Office Analyst
6 16 (14.04%) Programme Analyst
6 16 (14.04%) Project Manager
7 12 (10.53%) Senior Business Analyst
7 12 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
8 11 (9.65%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (8.77%) Solutions Designer
10 9 (7.89%) Web Designer
11 7 (6.14%) Consultant
12 6 (5.26%) Administrator
12 6 (5.26%) Programme Office Administrator
12 6 (5.26%) PMO Administrator
12 6 (5.26%) Programme Administrator
13 5 (4.39%) Payments Business Analyst
13 5 (4.39%) Data Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) HTML
1 5 (4.39%) CSS
1 5 (4.39%) jQuery
2 1 (0.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (6.14%) Online Banking
1 7 (6.14%) Mobile Banking
2 6 (5.26%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (4.39%) SWIFT
3 5 (4.39%) APACS
4 3 (2.63%) EPoS
5 2 (1.75%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.88%) iSeries
6 1 (0.88%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.88%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.88%) Windows
1 1 (0.88%) AIX
1 1 (0.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (29.82%) Change Management
2 25 (21.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (14.04%) Change Control
4 15 (13.16%) PRINCE2
5 12 (10.53%) Business Analysis
6 11 (9.65%) UML
7 9 (7.89%) Business Transformation
8 8 (7.02%) Project Planning
9 7 (6.14%) GAP Analysis
10 6 (5.26%) Six Sigma
10 6 (5.26%) Project Management
10 6 (5.26%) Lean Six Sigma
10 6 (5.26%) Information Management
10 6 (5.26%) Requirements Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) Release Management
11 5 (4.39%) User Acceptance Testing
11 5 (4.39%) Data Architecture
11 5 (4.39%) Migration
11 5 (4.39%) Data Modelling
12 4 (3.51%) SSADM
Programming Languages
1 5 (4.39%) JavaScript
1 5 (4.39%) SQL
2 1 (0.88%) VBA
2 1 (0.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (3.51%) ISEB
2 3 (2.63%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (0.88%) PMP
3 1 (0.88%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.51%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.75%) FATCA
4 1 (0.88%) COREP
4 1 (0.88%) COBIT
Systems Management
1 2 (1.75%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 34 (29.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.40%) SAP
3 8 (7.02%) Unisys
3 8 (7.02%) ICL
4 5 (4.39%) Niku
5 3 (2.63%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) MicroStrategy
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco
6 2 (1.75%) IBM
7 1 (0.88%) VMware
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