Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 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 > Gloucestershire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 69 60
Rank change year-on-year +20 -9 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 8 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 1.67% 0.86% 2.28%
As % of the General category 4.06% 3.04% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 11 20
Gloucestershire median daily rate £315 £105 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +200.00% -72.90% -3.13%
10th Percentile £105 £105 £313
90th Percentile £456 £425 £450
South West median daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 271 263 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 41.12% 28.37% 25.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 174 165
Gloucestershire median daily rate £398 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £225 £213 £294
90th Percentile £475 £550 £498
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 46 34
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £30.50 £36.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.28% -15.29% +6.25%
10th Percentile £15.08 £22.50 £26.25
90th Percentile £54.25 £47.63 £47.25
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -13.75% +40.35%

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 18 November 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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 -7 4 £105 -
Cheltenham - 2 - - 5
Cirencester - 1 £438 -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 18 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 Gloucestershire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 5 (45.45%) Migration
2 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 3 (27.27%) QA
4 2 (18.18%) SDLC
4 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
4 2 (18.18%) Change Management
4 2 (18.18%) SAS
4 2 (18.18%) SQL
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) JIRA
5 1 (9.09%) Predictive Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) Social Media
5 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) Data Governance
5 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
5 1 (9.09%) Machine Learning
5 1 (9.09%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (9.09%) Marketing
5 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
5 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
5 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (9.09%) Teradata
5 1 (9.09%) SAP CO

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 (18.18%) SAS
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP CO
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI
1 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) Data Mining
1 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) DataStage
1 1 (9.09%) DB2
1 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
1 1 (9.09%) IBM InfoSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (9.09%) QualityStage
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Investment Banking
3 2 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 1 (9.09%) Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Banking Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) Test Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) UAT Analyst
1 3 (27.27%) UAT Test Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Defect Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) UAT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Manager
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Manager
3 1 (9.09%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) webMethods Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Migration
1 5 (45.45%) User Acceptance Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 2 (18.18%) Defect Management
3 2 (18.18%) SDLC
3 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) Data Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) Data Security
4 1 (9.09%) Dimensional Modelling
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) ERP
4 1 (9.09%) ETL
4 1 (9.09%) ITIL
4 1 (9.09%) RAD
4 1 (9.09%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) PL/SQL
2 1 (9.09%) Python
2 1 (9.09%) Shell Script
2 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Netezza
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) SAP
1 1 (9.09%) Teradata
1 1 (9.09%) webMethods