Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 64 26 27
Rank change year-on-year -38 +1 +11
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 1.47% 5.47% 6.07%
As % of the General category 3.32% 10.63% 12.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 33 38
Swindon median daily rate £450 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% -5.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £194 £350 £218
90th Percentile £538 £560 £715
Wiltshire median daily rate £450 £413 £488
% change year-on-year +9.09% -15.38% +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 361 348 317
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 44.24% 51.40% 46.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 256 241
Swindon median daily rate £450 £450 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +2.07%
10th Percentile £338 £314 £275
90th Percentile £650 £603 £575
Wiltshire median daily rate £475 £431 £415
% change year-on-year +10.14% +3.92% +3.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 0
Swindon median hourly rate £29.50 £20.68 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.65% - -
Wiltshire median hourly rate £33.50 £27.50 £54.50
% change year-on-year +21.82% -49.54% +67.69%

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 19 October 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 19 October 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 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Fintech
4 1 (8.33%) Service Design
4 1 (8.33%) PMO
4 1 (8.33%) Business Process Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (8.33%) Sequence Diagram
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence

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 (8.33%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics GP
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (41.67%) Business Analyst
2 4 (33.33%) Analyst
3 3 (25.00%) Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Dynamics AX Architect
4 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Business Improvement Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (8.33%) Developer
5 1 (8.33%) Digital Agile Project Manager
5 1 (8.33%) ERP Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Junior
5 1 (8.33%) Junior PMO
5 1 (8.33%) Junior Project Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 1 (8.33%) Project Administrator
5 1 (8.33%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) React
1 1 (8.33%) REST
1 1 (8.33%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Fintech
2 1 (8.33%) FMCG
2 1 (8.33%) iPad
2 1 (8.33%) Robotics
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (25.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Logistics
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 2 (16.67%) User Stories
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
4 1 (8.33%) B2C
4 1 (8.33%) BPR
4 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
4 1 (8.33%) ETL
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Supply Chain Management
4 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
4 1 (8.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco IPCC
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Blue Prism
1 1 (8.33%) JDA
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) SAP