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 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 / Gloucestershire
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 46 35
Rank change year-on-year +30 -11  
Contract jobs citing Retail 30 7 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 9.32% 1.46% 3.13%
As % of the General category 27.03% 6.31% 12.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 5 12
Median daily rate £350 £300 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.66% -28.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £236 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £397 £425
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 111 111 115
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 34.47% 23.17% 25.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 78 73 65
Median daily rate £350 £375 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -9.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 21
Median hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £40.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +5.59%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £51.30 £45.00
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 Gloucestershire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 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 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 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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 3 months to 24 June 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
Gloucester +6 17 £325 +8.33% 2
Cirencester - 2 £331 -
Cheltenham - 1 - - 1
Retail
South West

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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 48 (82.76%) Banking
2 46 (79.31%) Retail Banking
3 24 (41.38%) Finance
3 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (37.93%) Test Scripting
5 19 (32.76%) User Acceptance Testing
6 18 (31.03%) Migration
7 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (17.24%) Scenario Testing
9 9 (15.52%) Scrum
9 9 (15.52%) Workflow
9 9 (15.52%) Test Planning
9 9 (15.52%) Defect Management
10 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
10 8 (13.79%) ISEB
11 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
11 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
11 7 (12.07%) JIRA
12 6 (10.34%) Use Case
12 6 (10.34%) BPMN
12 6 (10.34%) BPEL
12 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
12 6 (10.34%) SQL
12 6 (10.34%) UML
12 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
13 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
13 5 (8.62%) Translating Business Requirements
14 4 (6.90%) Spanish Language
14 4 (6.90%) Statistics

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 2 (3.45%) CMS
2 1 (1.72%) SAS
2 1 (1.72%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.72%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.72%) DNS
1 1 (1.72%) Extranet
1 1 (1.72%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.45%) Data Mining
1 2 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (1.72%) DataStage
2 1 (1.72%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) JIRA
2 1 (1.72%) HP UFT
2 1 (1.72%) VersionOne
General
1 48 (82.76%) Banking
2 46 (79.31%) Retail Banking
3 24 (41.38%) Finance
4 4 (6.90%) Spanish Language
5 3 (5.17%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.72%) General Ledger
6 1 (1.72%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.72%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.72%) Marketing
6 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 31 (53.45%) Analyst
2 16 (27.59%) Test Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Banking Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Business Analyst
3 10 (17.24%) Test Manager
4 5 (8.62%) Financial Analyst
4 5 (8.62%) Senior Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Finance Business Analyst
5 4 (6.90%) Programme Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Programme Test Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Senior Test Manager
5 4 (6.90%) Test Leader
5 4 (6.90%) Test Programme Manager
6 3 (5.17%) Developer
6 3 (5.17%) Financial Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Scrum Master
6 3 (5.17%) Service Analyst
6 3 (5.17%) Tester
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.72%) FMCG
2 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.72%) Reference Data
2 1 (1.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.72%) Android
1 1 (1.72%) Apple iOS
1 1 (1.72%) Unix
1 1 (1.72%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (41.38%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (37.93%) Test Scripting
3 19 (32.76%) User Acceptance Testing
4 18 (31.03%) Migration
5 14 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
6 10 (17.24%) Scenario Testing
7 9 (15.52%) Defect Management
7 9 (15.52%) Scrum
7 9 (15.52%) Test Planning
7 9 (15.52%) Workflow
8 7 (12.07%) Business Analysis
9 6 (10.34%) BPEL
9 6 (10.34%) BPMN
9 6 (10.34%) UML
9 6 (10.34%) Use Case
9 6 (10.34%) Waterfall
10 5 (8.62%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (8.62%) Translating Business Requirements
11 4 (6.90%) E-Commerce
11 4 (6.90%) Statistics
Programming Languages
1 6 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (1.72%) C
2 1 (1.72%) Java
2 1 (1.72%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.72%) Python
Qualifications
1 8 (13.79%) ISEB
1 8 (13.79%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (1.72%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.45%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 7 (12.07%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.17%) IBM
3 2 (3.45%) IBM Sterling
3 2 (3.45%) Oracle
4 1 (1.72%) Citrix
4 1 (1.72%) SAP
4 1 (1.72%) Unisys
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