The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Winchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 28 22 -
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 1.60% 2.65% -
As % of the General category 5.00% 12.90% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate - £563 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -23.80%
Retail
Hampshire

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

General Category
Winchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
60 31 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Winchester 31.91% 20.53% 18.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 19 7
Average daily rate £363 £440 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.61% +36.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £473 £575 £335
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.35 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+237.07% -39.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.00 £25.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Winchester

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Winchester

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Winchester

Retail
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Winchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Meter
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
2 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Kronos
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) WFM
3 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
3 1 (25.00%) Ceridian
3 1 (25.00%) RedPrairie
3 1 (25.00%) Verint

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Winchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Winchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (25.00%) ZigBee
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (75.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Test Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Smart Metering Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Test Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Business Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Functional Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Radio Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms Test Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Linux
1 3 (75.00%) Unix
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Waterfall
2 2 (50.00%) Case Management
2 2 (50.00%) Requirements Management
2 2 (50.00%) V-Model
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (25.00%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB
1 3 (75.00%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Ceridian
1 1 (25.00%) Kronos
1 1 (25.00%) RedPrairie
1 1 (25.00%) Verint