Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 17 November 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
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 39 44
Rank change year-on-year -12 +5 +28
Contract jobs citing Retail 41 54 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.31% 4.11% 3.67%
As % of the General category 7.56% 11.56% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 53 46
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £475 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.53% +23.78% -9.71%
10th Percentile £105 £113 £294
90th Percentile £583 £690 £544
South West median daily rate £400 £345 £400
% change year-on-year +15.94% -13.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £45.00
South West median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.00

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 542 467 566
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 43.78% 35.54% 37.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 392 360 401
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £406 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.62% +1.56% -5.88%
10th Percentile £290 £263 £300
90th Percentile £618 £575 £550
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 17
Wiltshire median hourly rate £27.50 £33.36 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.57% +2.65% +14.04%
10th Percentile £14.88 £7.02 £16.25
90th Percentile £35.75 £77.50 £41.50
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year +0.72% -13.13% +40.35%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Wiltshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Wiltshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Wiltshire over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Wiltshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Wiltshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon -8 36 £475 - 1
Salisbury - 2 £105 -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 20 (48.78%) Billing
2 19 (46.34%) SAP
3 17 (41.46%) Finance
4 12 (29.27%) CRM
5 11 (26.83%) SAP IS-U
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Excel
6 9 (21.95%) SAS
6 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
7 8 (19.51%) Project Management
7 8 (19.51%) Change Control
8 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
8 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
9 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (12.20%) SQL
9 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Project
9 5 (12.20%) SAP Implementation
9 5 (12.20%) IFRS
9 5 (12.20%) IFRS 9
9 5 (12.20%) PMO
9 5 (12.20%) Process Architecture
10 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 4 (9.76%) Puppet
10 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
10 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
10 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
10 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 4 (9.76%) Data Lake
10 4 (9.76%) Terraform

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 9 (21.95%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft Excel
1 9 (21.95%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Project
3 4 (9.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 11 (26.83%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.76%) Data Lake
1 4 (9.76%) Hadoop
1 4 (9.76%) HDInsight
1 4 (9.76%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (7.32%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (4.88%) Base SAS
3 2 (4.88%) Power BI
3 2 (4.88%) SAS EBI
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (2.44%) BusinessObjects
General
1 20 (48.78%) Billing
2 17 (41.46%) Finance
3 6 (14.63%) Telecoms
4 4 (9.76%) Banking
5 1 (2.44%) General Ledger
5 1 (2.44%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) Analyst
2 7 (17.07%) Developer
3 5 (12.20%) Business Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Process Analyst
3 5 (12.20%) Project Manager
3 5 (12.20%) SAS Developer
4 4 (9.76%) DevOps Engineer
5 3 (7.32%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) Financial Analyst
5 3 (7.32%) PMO Lead
5 3 (7.32%) Programme Planner
5 3 (7.32%) Project Planner
5 3 (7.32%) Test Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Change Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Change Business Analyst
6 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 2 (4.88%) Coordinator
6 2 (4.88%) Field Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Field Service Engineer
6 2 (4.88%) Power BI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.44%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.88%) EPoS
2 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
2 1 (2.44%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.76%) Linux
1 4 (9.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (9.76%) VMS
1 4 (9.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) CRM
2 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 8 (19.51%) Change Control
3 8 (19.51%) Project Management
4 6 (14.63%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) Process Architecture
5 5 (12.20%) SAP Implementation
6 4 (9.76%) Change Management
6 4 (9.76%) DevOps
6 4 (9.76%) ETL
6 4 (9.76%) Information Management
6 4 (9.76%) Process Improvement
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 3 (7.32%) Coaching
7 3 (7.32%) Collaborative Working
7 3 (7.32%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (7.32%) Defect Tracking
7 3 (7.32%) Functional Testing
7 3 (7.32%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 5 (12.20%) SQL
2 4 (9.76%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.32%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (7.32%) ISEB
1 3 (7.32%) ISTQB
2 2 (4.88%) PMI Certification
2 2 (4.88%) PMP
2 2 (4.88%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (2.44%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.20%) IFRS
1 5 (12.20%) IFRS 9
1 5 (12.20%) PMO
2 3 (7.32%) QA
3 1 (2.44%) PSD2
Systems Management
1 4 (9.76%) Ansible
1 4 (9.76%) Opscode Chef
1 4 (9.76%) Puppet
1 4 (9.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) SAP
2 8 (19.51%) Microsoft
3 4 (9.76%) Red Hat