Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 35 25 54
Rank change year-on-year -10 +29 -28
Contract jobs citing Retail 21 44 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 3.74% 6.55% 2.01%
As % of the General category 7.05% 12.94% 4.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 41 9
Swindon median daily rate £450 £425 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +12.58% -10.65%
10th Percentile £352 £163 £239
90th Percentile £595 £500 £510
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £450
% change year-on-year +5.88% -5.56% +10.77%
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 298 340 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 53.12% 50.60% 40.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 223 231 200
Swindon median daily rate £450 £430 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +6.17% -7.95%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £288
90th Percentile £646 £594 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 2
Swindon median hourly rate £23.50 £50.00 £80.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.00% -37.89% +338.81%
10th Percentile £17.88 £19.73 £44.20
90th Percentile £29.33 £56.50 £124.40
Wiltshire median hourly rate £30.50 £35.00 £39.25
% change year-on-year -12.86% -10.83% +74.44%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 7 (33.33%) XML
1 7 (33.33%) ISEB
1 7 (33.33%) Logistics
1 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
1 7 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 5 (23.81%) HP
2 5 (23.81%) API Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
2 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
2 5 (23.81%) HP ALM
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
3 4 (19.05%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Billing
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Management
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing

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 (4.76%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 1 (4.76%) CMS
1 1 (4.76%) Sitecore CMS
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) SAP CRM for Utilities
1 2 (9.52%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (4.76%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.76%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ODI
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Billing
3 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (47.62%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Business Analyst
3 5 (23.81%) Test Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Manager
4 3 (14.29%) Test Programme Manager
5 2 (9.52%) Business IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Integration Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) IT Business Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Logistics Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Integration Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Systems Test Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
6 1 (4.76%) Data Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (33.33%) XML
2 1 (4.76%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 2 (9.52%) Robotics
3 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.76%) Data Structures
3 1 (4.76%) IBM Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.76%) Social Media
3 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) Logistics
1 7 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
2 5 (23.81%) API Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Defect Management
3 4 (19.05%) Business Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Manual Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Software Testing
3 4 (19.05%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (19.05%) Test Automation
4 3 (14.29%) CRM
4 3 (14.29%) Functional Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Non-Functional Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Programme Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Strategy
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow
4 3 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) ISEB
1 7 (33.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 4 (19.05%) ISTQB
3 2 (9.52%) Degree
4 1 (4.76%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) PMO
1 1 (4.76%) QA
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) HP ALM
1 5 (23.81%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.76%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) MuleSoft
2 5 (23.81%) HP
3 3 (14.29%) SAP
4 2 (9.52%) Blue Prism
4 2 (9.52%) Sitecore
5 1 (4.76%) Ab Initio
5 1 (4.76%) Adobe
5 1 (4.76%) hybris
5 1 (4.76%) IBM
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) Teradata