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 29 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 14 39 19
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -20
Contract jobs citing Retail 59 14 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 9.19% 2.69% 7.78%
As % of the General category 18.61% 6.73% 14.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 11 44
Average daily rate
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£463 £513 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.84% +53.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £371 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £574 £575 £549
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 £10.75
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +44.18%
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
317 208 323
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 49.38% 40.00% 53.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 134 266
Average daily rate £483 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.64% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £295 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 4 2
Average hourly rate £28.50 £24.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.52% +38.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 +16 57 £475 -7.40% 5
Corsham - - - - 1
Salisbury - - - - 2
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 86 (79.63%) Finance
2 82 (75.93%) Banking
3 79 (73.15%) Retail Banking
4 37 (34.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (19.44%) Change Management
6 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
7 19 (17.59%) Mobile Banking
8 17 (15.74%) C#
8 17 (15.74%) .NET
9 16 (14.81%) SAP
10 15 (13.89%) Unisys
11 12 (11.11%) PRINCE2
11 12 (11.11%) JavaScript
11 12 (11.11%) SQL
11 12 (11.11%) Business Transformation
12 11 (10.19%) Change Control
12 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (10.19%) MS Project
12 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (9.26%) PRINCE
13 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET
13 10 (9.26%) ITIL
13 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
13 10 (9.26%) Data Modelling
13 10 (9.26%) Data Architecture
14 9 (8.33%) TOGAF
15 8 (7.41%) Information Management
15 8 (7.41%) ICL
15 8 (7.41%) Process Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (7.41%) WebSphere
2 5 (4.63%) SAS
3 2 (1.85%) CMS
4 1 (0.93%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 11 (10.19%) MS Project
2 2 (1.85%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (0.93%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) VisionPLUS
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (10.19%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.93%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.48%) Internet
2 2 (1.85%) 3G
3 1 (0.93%) ATM
3 1 (0.93%) PPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.48%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.63%) Base SAS
2 5 (4.63%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (1.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (0.93%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.85%) Axure RP
2 1 (0.93%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.93%) MSBuild
2 1 (0.93%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.93%) TeamCity
2 1 (0.93%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.93%) Maven
2 1 (0.93%) Ant
General
1 86 (79.63%) Finance
2 82 (75.93%) Banking
3 79 (73.15%) Retail Banking
4 2 (1.85%) Back Office
4 2 (1.85%) Financial Institution
4 2 (1.85%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.93%) General Ledger
5 1 (0.93%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (0.93%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 42 (38.89%) Architect
2 26 (24.07%) Analyst
3 23 (21.30%) Solutions Architect
4 15 (13.89%) Developer
5 11 (10.19%) Project Manager
6 10 (9.26%) Designer
6 10 (9.26%) PMO Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Programme Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Business Analyst
7 9 (8.33%) Programme Office Analyst
8 8 (7.41%) Solutions Designer
8 8 (7.41%) .NET Developer
9 7 (6.48%) Applications Architect
9 7 (6.48%) Technical Architect
9 7 (6.48%) Consultant
10 6 (5.56%) Data Architect
11 5 (4.63%) Information Architect
11 5 (4.63%) Business Architect
12 4 (3.70%) Enterprise Architect
13 3 (2.78%) Business Solution Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (15.74%) .NET
2 10 (9.26%) ASP.NET
3 6 (5.56%) MSMQ
3 6 (5.56%) SOAP
3 6 (5.56%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 6 (5.56%) LINQ to SQL
3 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
3 6 (5.56%) WCF
3 6 (5.56%) LINQ
3 6 (5.56%) .NET Framework
3 6 (5.56%) jQuery
3 6 (5.56%) Sencha Touch
3 6 (5.56%) RESTful
3 6 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 6 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
4 4 (3.70%) HTML
4 4 (3.70%) CSS
4 4 (3.70%) Ajax
4 4 (3.70%) REST
4 4 (3.70%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 19 (17.59%) Mobile Banking
2 7 (6.48%) Online Banking
3 6 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (3.70%) User Experience
5 3 (2.78%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.85%) Mathematics
6 2 (1.85%) Physics
6 2 (1.85%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.93%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.93%) Performance Metrics
7 1 (0.93%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.93%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.93%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
1 6 (5.56%) Apple iOS
1 6 (5.56%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (34.26%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (19.44%) Change Management
3 12 (11.11%) PRINCE2
3 12 (11.11%) Business Transformation
4 11 (10.19%) Change Control
4 11 (10.19%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (9.26%) PRINCE
5 10 (9.26%) ITIL
5 10 (9.26%) E-Commerce
5 10 (9.26%) Data Modelling
5 10 (9.26%) Data Architecture
6 9 (8.33%) TOGAF
7 8 (7.41%) Information Management
7 8 (7.41%) Process Management
7 8 (7.41%) Data Security
8 7 (6.48%) Information Architecture
9 6 (5.56%) OOD
9 6 (5.56%) OO
9 6 (5.56%) Scrum
9 6 (5.56%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.74%) C#
2 12 (11.11%) JavaScript
2 12 (11.11%) SQL
3 6 (5.56%) Java
4 2 (1.85%) C++
4 2 (1.85%) T-SQL
5 1 (0.93%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.93%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (9.26%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (1.85%) ISEB
2 2 (1.85%) ACCA
2 2 (1.85%) CIMA
2 2 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (0.93%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.63%) COREP
2 4 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 3 (2.78%) FINREP
4 2 (1.85%) Basel II
4 2 (1.85%) QA
4 2 (1.85%) FATCA
5 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.93%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.85%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.93%) Puppet
Vendors
1 20 (18.52%) Microsoft
2 16 (14.81%) SAP
3 15 (13.89%) Unisys
4 8 (7.41%) ICL
5 7 (6.48%) VMware
5 7 (6.48%) Citrix
5 7 (6.48%) EMC
5 7 (6.48%) Cisco
5 7 (6.48%) IBM
6 6 (5.56%) Oracle
6 6 (5.56%) Sencha
7 3 (2.78%) Hyperion
8 2 (1.85%) Cognos
8 2 (1.85%) HP
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