The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Bristol. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 June 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.

Retailing
South West / Bristol
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 54 39
Rank change year-on-year +6 -15  
Contract jobs citing Retail 25 16 34
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 3.02% 1.89% 3.71%
As % of the General category 8.17% 5.95% 11.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 14 34
Median daily rate £325 £338 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.70% -12.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £247 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £439 £484
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -23.80% +31.25%  

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 Bristol with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Bristol
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 306 269 288
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Bristol 36.91% 31.72% 31.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 227 208 210
Median daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 9
Median hourly rate £32.50 £22.75 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -28.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.77 £11.85 £18.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £24.38 £22.67
% change year-on-year +23.07% +7.54%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Bristol 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 Bristol

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Bristol

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Bristol

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Bristol over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Bristol

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Bristol region with a requirement for Retail.

1 34 (73.91%) Banking
2 26 (56.52%) Finance
3 21 (45.65%) Retail Banking
4 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
5 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
6 10 (21.74%) Java
6 10 (21.74%) Marketing
7 9 (19.57%) SQL
8 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
8 7 (15.22%) Analytics
9 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
9 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
10 5 (10.87%) Pega
10 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
10 5 (10.87%) jQuery
10 5 (10.87%) Dojo
10 5 (10.87%) Selenium
10 5 (10.87%) QMS
10 5 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
10 5 (10.87%) Migration
10 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
10 5 (10.87%) XML
10 5 (10.87%) DOM
10 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
10 5 (10.87%) SOA
10 5 (10.87%) IBM
10 5 (10.87%) Internet
10 5 (10.87%) webMethods

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Bristol 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 2 (4.35%) SAS
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Experience Manager
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) HFM
1 1 (2.17%) Hyperion Planning
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.87%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (2.17%) IaaS
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.87%) Internet
2 1 (2.17%) 2G
2 1 (2.17%) 3G
2 1 (2.17%) 4G
2 1 (2.17%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.17%) Big Data
1 1 (2.17%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (2.17%) Data Lake
1 1 (2.17%) Essbase
1 1 (2.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (2.17%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) Cucumber
1 5 (10.87%) JMeter
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium IDE
1 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
2 2 (4.35%) JIRA
3 1 (2.17%) JIRA Agile
3 1 (2.17%) SpecFlow
General
1 34 (73.91%) Banking
2 26 (56.52%) Finance
3 21 (45.65%) Retail Banking
4 10 (21.74%) Marketing
5 5 (10.87%) Back Office
6 3 (6.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (4.35%) Spanish Language
8 1 (2.17%) Investment Banking
8 1 (2.17%) Legal
8 1 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 18 (39.13%) Analyst
2 11 (23.91%) Test Analyst
3 10 (21.74%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Architect
5 4 (8.70%) BPM Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Java Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (8.70%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Test Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) EPoS Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) EPoS Field Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) EPoS Field Service Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Field Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Field Service Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) IT Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Test Manager
7 2 (4.35%) Banking Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Dojo
1 5 (10.87%) DOM
1 5 (10.87%) jQuery
1 5 (10.87%) Twitter Bootstrap
1 5 (10.87%) XML
2 1 (2.17%) Gherkin
2 1 (2.17%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (13.04%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (10.87%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.52%) EPoS
4 1 (2.17%) Data Structures
4 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (36.96%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (32.61%) Test Scripting
3 7 (15.22%) Analytics
3 7 (15.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Continuous Improvement
4 6 (13.04%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (13.04%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.87%) Artificial Intelligence
5 5 (10.87%) BDD
5 5 (10.87%) Cognitive Analytics
5 5 (10.87%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) Process Improvement
5 5 (10.87%) Process Management
5 5 (10.87%) QMS
5 5 (10.87%) Quality Management
5 5 (10.87%) Robotic Process Automation
5 5 (10.87%) SOA
6 4 (8.70%) Cybersecurity
6 4 (8.70%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 10 (21.74%) Java
2 9 (19.57%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) C#
4 1 (2.17%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.17%) Python
4 1 (2.17%) R
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
4 1 (2.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ISEB
1 3 (6.52%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) Degree
2 1 (2.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) Data Quality
1 1 (2.17%) GDPR
1 1 (2.17%) PMO
1 1 (2.17%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (10.87%) IBM
1 5 (10.87%) Pega
1 5 (10.87%) webMethods
2 2 (4.35%) HP
2 2 (4.35%) Sun
3 1 (2.17%) Adobe
3 1 (2.17%) hybris
3 1 (2.17%) Hyperion
3 1 (2.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle
3 1 (2.17%) Tableau
3 1 (2.17%) Teradata
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