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 22 September 2014 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 21 29 19
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 49 28 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.70% 5.00% 6.72%
As % of the General category 16.12% 12.96% 14.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 26 46
Average daily rate
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£435 £461 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.63% +32.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £351 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £579 £508
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £16.20 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-25.92% +4.51%
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
304 216 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 41.59% 38.57% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 154 246
Average daily rate £430 £423 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.77% +10.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £571 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.21% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 10
Average hourly rate £21.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.33% -14.28%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -27.58%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +8 40 £435 -2.57% 9
Salisbury - 3 £298 -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 84 (84.00%) Banking
1 84 (84.00%) Retail Banking
2 79 (79.00%) Finance
3 28 (28.00%) Change Management
4 27 (27.00%) MS Project
4 27 (27.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 14 (14.00%) SAP
6 14 (14.00%) PRINCE2
7 13 (13.00%) Change Control
8 10 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
8 10 (10.00%) Unisys
9 9 (9.00%) UML
9 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
10 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (8.00%) Business Transformation
11 7 (7.00%) ICL
11 7 (7.00%) Data Security
11 7 (7.00%) Project Management
12 6 (6.00%) Six Sigma
12 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
12 6 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
13 5 (5.00%) Online Banking
13 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
13 5 (5.00%) Project Planning
13 5 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
13 5 (5.00%) Internet
13 5 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
13 5 (5.00%) Process Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 5 (5.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.00%) CMS
4 1 (1.00%) IIS
4 1 (1.00%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (1.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 27 (27.00%) MS Project
2 6 (6.00%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.00%) MS Office
4 2 (2.00%) MS Excel
5 1 (1.00%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.00%) Internet
2 1 (1.00%) Firewall
2 1 (1.00%) Network Security
2 1 (1.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.00%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 3 (3.00%) Rational Rose
General
1 84 (84.00%) Banking
1 84 (84.00%) Retail Banking
2 79 (79.00%) Finance
3 3 (3.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (37.00%) Analyst
2 26 (26.00%) Architect
3 17 (17.00%) Project Manager
3 17 (17.00%) Solutions Architect
4 16 (16.00%) Business Analyst
5 15 (15.00%) PMO Analyst
6 13 (13.00%) Programme Office Analyst
6 13 (13.00%) Programme Analyst
7 11 (11.00%) Designer
8 10 (10.00%) Senior Business Analyst
8 10 (10.00%) Senior Analyst
9 9 (9.00%) Solutions Designer
10 6 (6.00%) Test Analyst
11 5 (5.00%) Test Manager
12 4 (4.00%) Administrator
12 4 (4.00%) Consultant
12 4 (4.00%) PMO Administrator
12 4 (4.00%) Programme Office Administrator
12 4 (4.00%) Programme Administrator
13 3 (3.00%) Payments Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.00%) HTML
1 1 (1.00%) CSS
1 1 (1.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.00%) Mobile Banking
2 8 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.00%) Online Banking
4 4 (4.00%) APACS
4 4 (4.00%) SWIFT
4 4 (4.00%) Mobile Payment
5 2 (2.00%) Reference Data
6 1 (1.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.00%) Windows
1 1 (1.00%) AIX
1 1 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (28.00%) Change Management
2 27 (27.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 14 (14.00%) PRINCE2
4 13 (13.00%) Change Control
5 9 (9.00%) UML
5 9 (9.00%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (8.00%) Business Transformation
7 7 (7.00%) Data Security
7 7 (7.00%) Project Management
8 6 (6.00%) Six Sigma
8 6 (6.00%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (5.00%) Project Planning
9 5 (5.00%) Process Management
9 5 (5.00%) GAP Analysis
10 4 (4.00%) Data Modelling
10 4 (4.00%) ITIL
10 4 (4.00%) Migration
10 4 (4.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (4.00%) ISEB
2 3 (3.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.00%) PMP
3 1 (1.00%) PMI Certification
3 1 (1.00%) ACCA
3 1 (1.00%) CIMA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (3.00%) FATCA
1 3 (3.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.00%) QA
3 1 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.00%) COBIT
3 1 (1.00%) COREP
3 1 (1.00%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 4 (4.00%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 24 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 14 (14.00%) SAP
3 10 (10.00%) Unisys
4 7 (7.00%) ICL
5 4 (4.00%) Cisco
5 4 (4.00%) IBM
5 4 (4.00%) HP
6 3 (3.00%) EMC
6 3 (3.00%) Citrix
6 3 (3.00%) Hyperion
6 3 (3.00%) Niku
6 3 (3.00%) VMware
7 2 (2.00%) Cognos
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