The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Newbury. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire / Newbury
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 11 20 18
Rank change year-on-year +9 -2  
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Newbury 7.96% 2.74% 2.16%
As % of the General category 14.29% 6.45% 4.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
Median daily rate £315 £575 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -45.21% +109.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £563 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £596 £288
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.43% +5.75%  
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 Newbury with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Newbury
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 63 62 74
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Newbury 55.75% 42.47% 53.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 32 51
Median daily rate £363 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £213 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £509 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £12.61 £11.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.08% -  
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 Newbury

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Newbury

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Newbury

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Newbury

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Newbury

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Newbury over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Newbury

For the 6 months to 28 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 Newbury region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 7 (30.43%) Twitter
3 7 (30.43%) Google
3 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (30.43%) HTML
3 7 (30.43%) Java
3 7 (30.43%) CSS
4 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 6 (26.09%) .NET
4 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 6 (26.09%) jQuery
4 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
4 6 (26.09%) HTML5
4 6 (26.09%) CSS3
5 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
5 5 (21.74%) Wireframes
5 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
5 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
5 5 (21.74%) Content Management
5 5 (21.74%) Web Design
5 5 (21.74%) SEO
5 5 (21.74%) CMS
5 5 (21.74%) Linux
6 4 (17.39%) Web Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Analytics
6 4 (17.39%) Axure RP
6 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
6 4 (17.39%) User Experience
7 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Newbury 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 5 (21.74%) CMS
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 1 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (4.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.70%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.70%) GitHub
1 2 (8.70%) Sauce Labs
Development Applications
1 11 (47.83%) Git (software)
2 8 (34.78%) Jenkins
3 6 (26.09%) Subversion
4 4 (17.39%) Axure RP
5 2 (8.70%) Cucumber
5 2 (8.70%) Selenium
5 2 (8.70%) TeamCity
5 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Billing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (26.09%) Build and Release Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Build Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Developer
1 6 (26.09%) Java Engineer
1 6 (26.09%) Release Engineer
2 5 (21.74%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 4 (17.39%) Consultant
3 4 (17.39%) User Experience Consultant
4 2 (8.70%) Architect
4 2 (8.70%) Designer
4 2 (8.70%) Programmer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation Engineer
4 2 (8.70%) Test Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) AWS Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.35%) HTML CSS Designer
5 1 (4.35%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Security Engineer
5 1 (4.35%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.35%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (30.43%) CSS
1 7 (30.43%) HTML
2 6 (26.09%) .NET
2 6 (26.09%) CSS3
2 6 (26.09%) HTML5
2 6 (26.09%) jQuery
3 2 (8.70%) Web Services
4 1 (4.35%) Middleware
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (4.35%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Minimum Viable Product
Operating Systems
1 5 (21.74%) Linux
2 2 (8.70%) Windows
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.70%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (26.09%) Responsive Web Design
3 5 (21.74%) Content Management
3 5 (21.74%) Front End Development
3 5 (21.74%) Prototyping
3 5 (21.74%) SEO
3 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Web Design
3 5 (21.74%) Wireframes
4 4 (17.39%) Analytics
4 4 (17.39%) Mentoring
4 4 (17.39%) Web Analytics
5 3 (13.04%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.70%) Build Automation
6 2 (8.70%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.35%) BPMN
7 1 (4.35%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (4.35%) Logistics
7 1 (4.35%) Revenue Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (30.43%) Java
2 6 (26.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.35%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.35%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) Google
1 7 (30.43%) Twitter
2 3 (13.04%) Oracle
3 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.35%) Adobe
4 1 (4.35%) Siebel