Period
to 14 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Swindon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Wiltshire > Swindon
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 29 40
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11 -8
Contract jobs citing Retail 25 31 25
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.67% 4.65% 3.72%
As % of the General category 7.37% 9.31% 8.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 23 20
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -14.29% +35.48%
10th Percentile £313 £214 £320
90th Percentile £550 £540 £633
Wiltshire median daily rate £435 £350 £488
% change year-on-year +24.29% -28.21% +44.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Swindon median hourly rate - - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Swindon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 339 333 303
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 49.71% 50.00% 45.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 252 214 229
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -1.18%
10th Percentile £338 £313 £293
90th Percentile £600 £613 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Swindon median hourly rate £16.50 £31.93 £38.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -48.32% -17.06% +52.48%
Wiltshire median hourly rate £16.50 £32.50 £38.50
% change year-on-year -49.23% -15.58% +28.33%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Swindon

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Swindon

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Swindon

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Swindon

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Swindon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Swindon over the 6 months to 14 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Swindon

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Swindon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail in Swindon.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Swindon

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Swindon region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (36.00%) Logistics
2 7 (28.00%) ISEB
2 7 (28.00%) XML
2 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 7 (28.00%) MuleSoft
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) Finance
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) HP
4 5 (20.00%) API Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
4 5 (20.00%) HP ALM
4 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
5 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
5 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
6 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Swindon 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 (4.00%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Confluence
1 1 (4.00%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (4.00%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (4.00%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) JIRA
General
1 5 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
3 2 (8.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Billing
3 2 (8.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (20.00%) Test Analyst
4 4 (16.00%) Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Dynamics AX Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Integration Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Logistics Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Integration Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Systems Test Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Test Leader
7 1 (4.00%) Agile Business Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Business Improvement Analyst
7 1 (4.00%) Business Intelligence Architect
7 1 (4.00%) Hybris Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) .NET
2 1 (4.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) React
2 1 (4.00%) REST
2 1 (4.00%) RESTful
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (8.00%) Robotics
3 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.00%) Fintech
3 1 (4.00%) FMCG
3 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) iPad
3 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.00%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) Logistics
2 7 (28.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (24.00%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (20.00%) API Testing
4 5 (20.00%) Business Analysis
4 5 (20.00%) Defect Management
5 4 (16.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Manual Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (16.00%) System Integration Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Test Automation
6 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
6 3 (12.00%) Migration
6 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (8.00%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (8.00%) ERP
7 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (8.00%) Use Case
7 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 2 (8.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Java
1 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (28.00%) ISEB
1 7 (28.00%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (16.00%) ISTQB
3 1 (4.00%) CITP
3 1 (4.00%) Degree
3 1 (4.00%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PMO
2 1 (4.00%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) HP ALM
1 5 (20.00%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (28.00%) MuleSoft
2 5 (20.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) Blue Prism
3 2 (8.00%) SAP
3 2 (8.00%) Sitecore
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) hybris
4 1 (4.00%) IBM
4 1 (4.00%) JDA
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle