The 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 5 August 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 18 17 28
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +11
Contract jobs citing Retail 51 52 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 7.07% 7.56% 4.81%
As % of the General category 18.09% 15.81% 11.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 52 23
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£388 £425 £440
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.87% -3.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £306 £332 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £561 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £13.70 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+24.13% -50.20%
Retail
South West

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

General Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
282 329 238
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 39.11% 47.82% 40.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 237 163
Average daily rate £418 £426 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.88% +3.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £299 £307
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £499
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.06% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 10
Average hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £31.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.37 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.31% -5.04%

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 5 August 2015.

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 5 August 2015. 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 -3 44 £418 -4.02% 13
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 45 (56.25%) Finance
2 41 (51.25%) Banking
3 40 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
5 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 19 (23.75%) .NET
6 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
7 17 (21.25%) C#
8 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET
10 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
11 12 (15.00%) Change Management
11 12 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
12 11 (13.75%) TDD
13 9 (11.25%) MVC
13 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
14 8 (10.00%) SQL
14 8 (10.00%) MS Project
14 8 (10.00%) Internet
14 8 (10.00%) Scrum
15 7 (8.75%) Online Banking
15 7 (8.75%) Mobile Banking
15 7 (8.75%) Oracle
15 7 (8.75%) CSS
16 6 (7.50%) SOAP
16 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
16 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
16 6 (7.50%) Change Control
16 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
17 5 (6.25%) Data Architecture

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 4 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.75%) WebLogic
2 3 (3.75%) JBoss
2 3 (3.75%) Apache
3 1 (1.25%) SAS
3 1 (1.25%) CICS
3 1 (1.25%) DNN
3 1 (1.25%) Mule
3 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 8 (10.00%) MS Project
2 3 (3.75%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.25%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (1.25%) Line 50
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.25%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.25%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (16.25%) SQL Server
2 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (2.50%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (1.25%) Base SAS
4 1 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.25%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.25%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.25%) DB2
4 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (7.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (3.75%) Rhino Mocks
2 3 (3.75%) NUnit
2 3 (3.75%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.25%) ERwin
General
1 45 (56.25%) Finance
2 41 (51.25%) Banking
3 40 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.75%) Billing
5 2 (2.50%) Marketing
5 2 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (25.00%) Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Architect
3 16 (20.00%) Developer
4 12 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 8 (10.00%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.00%) PMO Analyst
6 7 (8.75%) Designer
6 7 (8.75%) Consultant
6 7 (8.75%) Project Manager
7 6 (7.50%) Business Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Programme Office Analyst
7 6 (7.50%) Programme Analyst
8 5 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Data Architect
8 5 (6.25%) Information Architect
8 5 (6.25%) C# Developer
8 5 (6.25%) Delivery Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Solutions Designer
9 4 (5.00%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (23.75%) .NET
2 14 (17.50%) ASP.NET
3 7 (8.75%) CSS
4 6 (7.50%) SOAP
5 5 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (5.00%) HTML
6 4 (5.00%) RESTful
6 4 (5.00%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.00%) Spring
7 3 (3.75%) .NET Framework
7 3 (3.75%) J2EE
7 3 (3.75%) Classic ASP
7 3 (3.75%) JMS
7 3 (3.75%) JMX
7 3 (3.75%) Struts
7 3 (3.75%) XML
7 3 (3.75%) JDBC
7 3 (3.75%) JSP
7 3 (3.75%) Servlets
7 3 (3.75%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.75%) Online Banking
1 7 (8.75%) Mobile Banking
2 5 (6.25%) Reference Data
3 3 (3.75%) iPad
3 3 (3.75%) User Experience
3 3 (3.75%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.50%) Credit Risk
4 2 (2.50%) EPoS
4 2 (2.50%) Statistics
5 1 (1.25%) PMI
5 1 (1.25%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.25%) Android
1 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (23.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (22.50%) E-Commerce
3 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (15.00%) Change Management
4 12 (15.00%) Target Operating Model
5 11 (13.75%) TDD
6 9 (11.25%) MVC
7 8 (10.00%) Scrum
8 6 (7.50%) PRINCE2
8 6 (7.50%) Change Control
9 5 (6.25%) Information Architecture
9 5 (6.25%) Data Architecture
9 5 (6.25%) Information Management
9 5 (6.25%) Business Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) Web Development
9 5 (6.25%) CRM
9 5 (6.25%) Data Modelling
9 5 (6.25%) GAP Analysis
9 5 (6.25%) SDLC
9 5 (6.25%) BDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (21.25%) C#
2 9 (11.25%) JavaScript
3 8 (10.00%) SQL
4 4 (5.00%) C++
5 2 (2.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.25%) Java
6 1 (1.25%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 2 (2.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 2 (2.50%) PMI Certification
1 2 (2.50%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) ISEB
2 1 (1.25%) Degree
2 1 (1.25%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.25%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.00%) QA
2 3 (3.75%) COREP
2 3 (3.75%) FINREP
3 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.25%) COBIT
Vendors
1 21 (26.25%) Microsoft
2 7 (8.75%) Oracle
3 4 (5.00%) SAP
3 4 (5.00%) Unisys
3 4 (5.00%) ICL
4 3 (3.75%) hybris
5 2 (2.50%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.50%) Adobe
6 1 (1.25%) Hyperion
6 1 (1.25%) Sage
6 1 (1.25%) Niku
6 1 (1.25%) IBM
6 1 (1.25%) Sencha
6 1 (1.25%) Atlassian
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