The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
South East / Berkshire
Rank 22 51 41
Rank change year-on-year +29 -10  
Contract jobs citing Retail 108 85 114
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.96% 3.45% 3.83%
As % of the General category 14.08% 8.52% 9.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 33 65
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £360 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £595 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £410
% change year-on-year +2.40% +1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 767 998 1226
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 42.35% 40.55% 41.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 313 416 554
Median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £199 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £547
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 20 29
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.12 £13.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.40 £49.00 £32.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Berkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +16 39 £425 -8.10% 6
Reading +10 18 £450 - 3
Newbury +9 14 £315 -41.39% 2
Maidenhead 0 6 - - 7
Slough -1 2 £425 -
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 39 (20.21%) Telecoms
2 34 (17.62%) Finance
3 31 (16.06%) E-Commerce
4 29 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (14.51%) Project Management
6 24 (12.44%) Oracle
7 21 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
8 17 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
9 16 (8.29%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.29%) Microsoft
9 16 (8.29%) Business Analysis
10 15 (7.77%) Windows
10 15 (7.77%) MS Excel
11 14 (7.25%) CSS
11 14 (7.25%) Data Modelling
11 14 (7.25%) Coaching
11 14 (7.25%) Degree
12 13 (6.74%) Performance Management
12 13 (6.74%) Active Directory
12 13 (6.74%) SQL
12 13 (6.74%) TOGAF
13 12 (6.22%) WFM
14 11 (5.70%) Mentoring
14 11 (5.70%) Oracle Retail
14 11 (5.70%) Analytics
14 11 (5.70%) Data Analysis
14 11 (5.70%) Change Management
14 11 (5.70%) Programme Management
15 10 (5.18%) HTML
15 10 (5.18%) SOA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (3.11%) CMS
2 4 (2.07%) JBoss
2 4 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.55%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 3 (1.55%) Confluence
4 2 (1.04%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.04%) OpenStack
5 1 (0.52%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (0.52%) SAS
5 1 (0.52%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (7.77%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.11%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (2.07%) MS Office
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.04%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.04%) MS Project
4 2 (1.04%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (1.04%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 11 (5.70%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle BRM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy AR System
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.63%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (2.59%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.04%) GitHub
3 2 (1.04%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) Adobe Analytics
4 1 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
4 1 (0.52%) AWS Lambda
4 1 (0.52%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.15%) Cisco ASA
2 7 (3.63%) NetScaler
3 3 (1.55%) MPLS
3 3 (1.55%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.04%) 3G
4 2 (1.04%) 4G
4 2 (1.04%) BGP
4 2 (1.04%) Firewall
4 2 (1.04%) HTTP
4 2 (1.04%) Skype
4 2 (1.04%) Wireless
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (0.52%) HSRP
5 1 (0.52%) LTE
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) Radio Access Network
5 1 (0.52%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (0.52%) VLAN
5 1 (0.52%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.63%) DB2
2 5 (2.59%) SQL Server
3 4 (2.07%) Power BI
4 2 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.52%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (0.52%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 1 (0.52%) OLTP
5 1 (0.52%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.52%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (4.66%) Git (software)
2 7 (3.63%) JIRA
3 6 (3.11%) Jenkins
4 5 (2.59%) Selenium
5 4 (2.07%) Axure RP
5 4 (2.07%) WebDriver
6 3 (1.55%) Bitbucket
6 3 (1.55%) Cucumber
6 3 (1.55%) Subversion
6 3 (1.55%) TeamCity
7 2 (1.04%) ProC
7 2 (1.04%) Vagrant
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Ivy
8 1 (0.52%) eggPlant
8 1 (0.52%) Gradle
8 1 (0.52%) NeoLoad
8 1 (0.52%) NuGet
8 1 (0.52%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.52%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 39 (20.21%) Telecoms
2 34 (17.62%) Finance
3 10 (5.18%) Marketing
4 9 (4.66%) Banking
5 8 (4.15%) Manufacturing
6 7 (3.63%) Legal
7 5 (2.59%) Billing
8 2 (1.04%) Automotive
8 2 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.52%) French Language
9 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.52%) German Language
9 1 (0.52%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.52%) Multimedia
9 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 39 (20.21%) Architect
2 33 (17.10%) Analyst
3 18 (9.33%) Consultant
4 15 (7.77%) Project Manager
5 11 (5.70%) Solutions Architect
5 11 (5.70%) Technical Leader
6 10 (5.18%) Data Analyst
6 10 (5.18%) Developer
7 9 (4.66%) Designer
8 8 (4.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (4.15%) Security Architect
9 7 (3.63%) Business Architect
9 7 (3.63%) Infrastructure Manager
9 7 (3.63%) Performance Manager
9 7 (3.63%) Quality Manager
9 7 (3.63%) Telecoms Analyst
9 7 (3.63%) Telecoms Architect
10 5 (2.59%) Infrastructure Project Manager
10 5 (2.59%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (2.59%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.25%) CSS
2 10 (5.18%) HTML
3 8 (4.15%) jQuery
4 7 (3.63%) CSS3
4 7 (3.63%) HTML5
4 7 (3.63%) SAML
5 6 (3.11%) XML
6 5 (2.59%) .NET
7 4 (2.07%) JSON
7 4 (2.07%) Web Services
7 4 (2.07%) WSDL
8 3 (1.55%) AngularJS
8 3 (1.55%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 2 (1.04%) ATL
9 2 (1.04%) J2EE
9 2 (1.04%) Middleware
9 2 (1.04%) Modernizr
9 2 (1.04%) React
9 2 (1.04%) REST
9 2 (1.04%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 9 (4.66%) User Experience
2 8 (4.15%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (4.15%) Mobile App
3 7 (3.63%) FMCG
4 4 (2.07%) Driving Licence
4 4 (2.07%) EMV
4 4 (2.07%) Smart Meter
5 3 (1.55%) Data Structures
5 3 (1.55%) Social Media
6 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.04%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Animation
7 1 (0.52%) CCTV
7 1 (0.52%) CMDB
7 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.52%) Data Centre
7 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (0.52%) Hybrid Cloud
7 1 (0.52%) Photography
7 1 (0.52%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 15 (7.77%) Windows
2 9 (4.66%) Linux
3 7 (3.63%) Unix
4 4 (2.07%) Android
4 4 (2.07%) Apple iOS
4 4 (2.07%) Windows 10
4 4 (2.07%) Windows Server
5 3 (1.55%) Windows Embedded Compact
5 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.52%) CentOS
7 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (16.06%) E-Commerce
2 29 (15.03%) Agile Software Development
3 28 (14.51%) Project Management
4 21 (10.88%) Stakeholder Management
5 17 (8.81%) Continuous Improvement
6 16 (8.29%) Business Analysis
6 16 (8.29%) PRINCE2
7 14 (7.25%) Coaching
7 14 (7.25%) Data Modelling
8 13 (6.74%) Performance Management
8 13 (6.74%) TOGAF
9 12 (6.22%) WFM
10 11 (5.70%) Analytics
10 11 (5.70%) Change Management
10 11 (5.70%) Data Analysis
10 11 (5.70%) Mentoring
10 11 (5.70%) Programme Management
11 10 (5.18%) Business Transformation
11 10 (5.18%) SOA
12 9 (4.66%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 13 (6.74%) SQL
2 9 (4.66%) Java
2 9 (4.66%) JavaScript
2 9 (4.66%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.15%) VBScript
4 2 (1.04%) C
4 2 (1.04%) PL/SQL
4 2 (1.04%) Python
4 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.52%) Apex Code
5 1 (0.52%) C#
5 1 (0.52%) ES6
5 1 (0.52%) Groovy
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby
5 1 (0.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 14 (7.25%) Degree
2 9 (4.66%) APMP
3 8 (4.15%) CIPD
4 7 (3.63%) CISMP
4 7 (3.63%) CRISC
5 5 (2.59%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.55%) PgMP
6 3 (1.55%) PMP
7 2 (1.04%) CCNP
8 1 (0.52%) CCIE
8 1 (0.52%) CCIP
8 1 (0.52%) CCNA
8 1 (0.52%) CISSP
8 1 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.52%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.66%) PMO
2 8 (4.15%) P3O
3 7 (3.63%) Data Quality
3 7 (3.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.55%) GDPR
4 3 (1.55%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) IFRS
5 1 (0.52%) IFRS 9
5 1 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (6.74%) Active Directory
2 6 (3.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (2.59%) vCloud
4 4 (2.07%) Docker
5 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (3.63%) AirWatch
1 7 (3.63%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 4 (2.07%) SCCM
3 2 (1.04%) MOM
4 1 (0.52%) Ansible
4 1 (0.52%) Consul
4 1 (0.52%) HP Fortify
4 1 (0.52%) HP SIM
4 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.52%) Pingdom
4 1 (0.52%) Puppet
4 1 (0.52%) Terraform
Vendors
1 24 (12.44%) Oracle
2 16 (8.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (4.66%) Cisco
4 8 (4.15%) CheckPoint
4 8 (4.15%) Google
4 8 (4.15%) Palo Alto
5 7 (3.63%) VMware
6 6 (3.11%) Citrix
7 5 (2.59%) Twitter
8 4 (2.07%) Adobe
8 4 (2.07%) ServiceNow
9 3 (1.55%) HP
9 3 (1.55%) Remedy
10 2 (1.04%) Ab Initio
10 2 (1.04%) Atlassian
10 2 (1.04%) F5
10 2 (1.04%) Juniper
10 2 (1.04%) Salesforce.com
10 2 (1.04%) SAP
10 2 (1.04%) webMethods
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