Period
to 20 January 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 20 January 2018 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 44 70 68
Rank change year-on-year +26 -2 -23
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.95% 0.97% 1.50%
As % of the General category 5.17% 3.24% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 13
Gloucestershire median daily rate £225 £105 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +114.29% -73.75% +3.76%
10th Percentile £105 £105 £313
90th Percentile £324 £425 £450
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £30.00 - £45.00

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 232 247 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 37.66% 29.98% 28.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 174 175
Gloucestershire median daily rate £383 £400 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.38% -3.61% +9.93%
10th Percentile £239 £223 £290
90th Percentile £488 £559 £500
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 40 33
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £27.50 £27.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -35.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £22.50 £26.25 £26.25
90th Percentile £55.00 £43.90 £45.50
South West median hourly rate £32.75 £34.50 £41.65
% change year-on-year -5.07% -17.17% +27.18%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Gloucestershire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Gloucestershire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Gloucestershire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Gloucestershire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Gloucestershire region over the 6 months to 20 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester -2 6 £105 - 3
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) QA
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (25.00%) Migration
4 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (16.67%) EPoS
5 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
5 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix
6 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
6 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
6 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
6 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (8.33%) Dimensional Modelling
6 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
6 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
6 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
6 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
6 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
6 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
6 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
6 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (8.33%) SDLC

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Gloucestershire 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 (8.33%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Actimize
1 1 (8.33%) SAP CO
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI
1 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) DataStage
1 1 (8.33%) DB2
1 1 (8.33%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (8.33%) QualityStage
1 1 (8.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (41.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Investment Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (58.33%) Analyst
2 6 (50.00%) Test Analyst
3 5 (41.67%) Banking Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) UAT Analyst
4 4 (33.33%) UAT Test Analyst
5 2 (16.67%) EPoS Engineer
5 2 (16.67%) Fraud Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Break Fix Engineer
6 1 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Financial Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Fraud Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Online Business Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) Risk Analyst
6 1 (8.33%) SAP CO Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) SAP Consultant
6 1 (8.33%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (8.33%) Linux
1 1 (8.33%) Unix
1 1 (8.33%) Windows
1 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Data Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) Break/Fix
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) Budgeting and Forecasting
4 1 (8.33%) Business Transformation
4 1 (8.33%) Data Governance
4 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (8.33%) Data Lineage
4 1 (8.33%) Dependency Management
4 1 (8.33%) Inmon Methodology
4 1 (8.33%) Kimball Methodology
4 1 (8.33%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (8.33%) SDLC
4 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
4 1 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
4 1 (8.33%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) PL/SQL
1 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (41.67%) QA
2 1 (8.33%) Data Quality
2 1 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) HP
1 1 (8.33%) IBM
1 1 (8.33%) Netezza
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP
1 1 (8.33%) Teradata