The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucester. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 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
Gloucestershire / Gloucester
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 8 14 23
Rank change year-on-year +6 +9  
Contract jobs citing Retail 18 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucester 17.14% 6.86% 1.02%
As % of the General category 38.30% 23.33% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 5 1
Median daily rate £325 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.33% -7.69%  
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 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.37%  

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 Gloucester with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Gloucester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 47 30 29
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucester 44.76% 29.41% 29.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 19 22
Median daily rate £342 £346 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.15% -13.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £446 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.27
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucester 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 Gloucester

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Gloucester

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucester

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Gloucester

For the 6 months to 27 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 Gloucester region with a requirement for Retail.

1 36 (94.74%) Banking
2 33 (86.84%) Retail Banking
3 17 (44.74%) Test Scripting
4 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (36.84%) Finance
5 14 (36.84%) Migration
6 13 (34.21%) User Acceptance Testing
7 8 (21.05%) Defect Management
7 8 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
8 7 (18.42%) Scrum
8 7 (18.42%) ISEB
8 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
8 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
9 6 (15.79%) JIRA
10 4 (10.53%) Workflow
10 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
10 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (10.53%) Statistics
10 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
11 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
11 3 (7.89%) Spanish Language
11 3 (7.89%) Change Management
11 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
12 2 (5.26%) Project Management
12 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
12 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
12 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
13 1 (2.63%) Programme Governance
13 1 (2.63%) Regulatory Compliance
13 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucester 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 (2.63%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.63%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Data Mining
1 1 (2.63%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) JIRA
General
1 36 (94.74%) Banking
2 33 (86.84%) Retail Banking
3 14 (36.84%) Finance
4 3 (7.89%) Financial Institution
4 3 (7.89%) Spanish Language
5 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
6 1 (2.63%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 20 (52.63%) Analyst
2 13 (34.21%) Test Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Banking Analyst
3 8 (21.05%) Test Manager
4 5 (13.16%) Senior Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Programme Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Test Manager
5 4 (10.53%) Test Programme Manager
6 3 (7.89%) Business Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Defect Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Coordinator
7 2 (5.26%) Financial Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Fraud Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Scrum Master
7 2 (5.26%) Senior Programme Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Test Coordinator
7 2 (5.26%) Test Leader
7 2 (5.26%) UAT Manager
8 1 (2.63%) Finance Business Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.63%) Reference Data
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) Test Scripting
2 15 (39.47%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (36.84%) Migration
4 13 (34.21%) User Acceptance Testing
5 8 (21.05%) Defect Management
5 8 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
6 7 (18.42%) Scrum
6 7 (18.42%) Test Planning
7 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Statistics
7 4 (10.53%) Translating Business Requirements
7 4 (10.53%) Workflow
8 3 (7.89%) Change Management
9 2 (5.26%) Business Analysis
9 2 (5.26%) Mentoring
9 2 (5.26%) Project Management
10 1 (2.63%) SDLC
10 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 1 (2.63%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (18.42%) ISEB
1 7 (18.42%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle
1 1 (2.63%) SAP
1 1 (2.63%) Unisys
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