Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 91 81 73
Rank change year-on-year -10 -8 +19
Contract jobs citing Retail 25 22 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 1.27% 1.29% 2.08%
As % of the General category 3.66% 4.03% 6.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 17 31
Bristol median daily rate £363 £338 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.41% -9.52% -3.74%
10th Percentile £240 £308 £300
90th Percentile £462 £464 £575
South West median daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Bristol median hourly rate - - £7.60
South West median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.00

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Bristol
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 683 546 600
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Bristol 34.58% 32.06% 34.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 490 395 467
Bristol median daily rate £375 £375 £375
10th Percentile £263 £241 £263
90th Percentile £488 £500 £521
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 24 9
Bristol median hourly rate £37.50 £30.88 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.46% +40.34% +37.50%
10th Percentile £13.20 £12.00 £8.72
90th Percentile £59.35 £52.40 £84.00
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £41.24
% change year-on-year +1.45% -16.34% +44.70%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Bristol

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Bristol.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 23 November 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 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
2 7 (28.00%) Scenario Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Retail Banking
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
5 4 (16.00%) SAP
5 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
6 3 (12.00%) GDPR
6 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (12.00%) ITIL
6 3 (12.00%) Service Management
6 3 (12.00%) Project Management
7 2 (8.00%) Change Management
7 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
7 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
7 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
7 2 (8.00%) Change Control
7 2 (8.00%) Big Data
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
8 1 (4.00%) SaaS
8 1 (4.00%) Confluence

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 1 (4.00%) Confluence
Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) 2G
1 1 (4.00%) 3G
1 1 (4.00%) 4G
1 1 (4.00%) MVNO
1 1 (4.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) Big Data
2 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (4.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 11 (44.00%) Banking
2 6 (24.00%) Retail Banking
3 5 (20.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.00%) Back Office
5 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (40.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Test Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) IT Manager
4 4 (16.00%) Banking Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Delivery Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Developer
5 2 (8.00%) Fraud Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Systems Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Architect
6 1 (4.00%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Programme Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Software Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) Node.js
1 1 (4.00%) React
1 1 (4.00%) Redux
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Algorithms
2 1 (4.00%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (28.00%) Scenario Testing
2 7 (28.00%) Test Scripting
3 4 (16.00%) Migration
4 3 (12.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) Service Management
4 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (8.00%) Change Control
5 2 (8.00%) Change Management
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
5 2 (8.00%) Risk Management
5 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
6 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Logistics
6 1 (4.00%) Process Improvement
6 1 (4.00%) Test Management
6 1 (4.00%) Time Management
6 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) ES6
2 1 (4.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Degree
1 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.00%) GDPR
1 3 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (16.00%) SAP
2 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.00%) Ariba
3 1 (4.00%) Capita
3 1 (4.00%) HP
3 1 (4.00%) IBM
3 1 (4.00%) VMware