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 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
Wiltshire / Swindon
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 19 42 10
Rank change year-on-year +23 -32  
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 1 35
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Swindon 7.08% 0.29% 9.56%
As % of the General category 13.95% 0.64% 17.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 33
Median daily rate £419 £300 £441
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.58% -31.97%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £300 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £300 £620
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 Swindon with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Swindon
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 172 156 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Swindon 50.74% 44.96% 54.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 163 299
Median daily rate £450 £420 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -1.17%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £295 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £720 £581
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.86 £38.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -64.00% +120.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.79 £36.75 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £40.25 £18.75
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 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 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 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 Swindon region with a requirement for Retail.

1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Banking
3 13 (28.89%) SAP
3 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Excel
4 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 9 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (20.00%) Billing
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
8 6 (13.33%) SQL
8 6 (13.33%) Project Management
8 6 (13.33%) Middleware
8 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma
9 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
9 5 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
9 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
9 5 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
9 5 (11.11%) Data Integration
9 5 (11.11%) Smart Meter
9 5 (11.11%) Process Architecture
9 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
10 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
10 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
10 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
10 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
10 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
10 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture

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 3 (6.67%) SAS
Applications
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 5 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) Base SAS
1 3 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 3 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (6.67%) Qlik Sense
1 3 (6.67%) SAS Data Integration Studio
1 3 (6.67%) SAS EBI
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 14 (31.11%) Banking
3 10 (22.22%) Retail Banking
4 9 (20.00%) Billing
4 9 (20.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.44%) General Ledger
6 1 (2.22%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Analyst
2 7 (15.56%) Project Manager
3 6 (13.33%) Process Analyst
4 5 (11.11%) Data Modeller
4 5 (11.11%) Senior Manager
5 4 (8.89%) Architect
5 4 (8.89%) Consultant
5 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (6.67%) Business Analyst
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Project Manager
7 2 (4.44%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Designer
7 2 (4.44%) SAS Consultant
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Senior Business Analyst
7 2 (4.44%) Trainer
8 1 (2.22%) Process Designer
8 1 (2.22%) Security Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Security Project Manager
8 1 (2.22%) Software Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.33%) Middleware
2 3 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.11%) Smart Meter
2 4 (8.89%) Mobile App
3 3 (6.67%) Driving Licence
4 2 (4.44%) NHS
5 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Blog
5 1 (2.22%) Data Centre
5 1 (2.22%) PMI
5 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (24.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (13.33%) Project Management
3 5 (11.11%) Data Integration
3 5 (11.11%) Data Modelling
3 5 (11.11%) Lean Six Sigma
3 5 (11.11%) Process Architecture
3 5 (11.11%) Process Improvement
3 5 (11.11%) SAP Implementation
3 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma
4 4 (8.89%) CRM
4 4 (8.89%) DMAIC
4 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (8.89%) IT Strategy
4 4 (8.89%) Matrix Organization
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Architecture
4 4 (8.89%) TOGAF
4 4 (8.89%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (8.89%) Validation
5 3 (6.67%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.11%) Six Sigma Black Belt
2 3 (6.67%) CIPD
2 3 (6.67%) ISEB
3 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.22%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (6.67%) IFRS
1 3 (6.67%) IFRS 9
2 2 (4.44%) COBIT
2 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.22%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) SAP
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
3 4 (8.89%) Unisys
4 1 (2.22%) Talend
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