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 3 months to 28 March 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
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 40 46 17
Rank change year-on-year +6 -29  
Contract jobs citing Retail 22 15 56
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 3.43% 2.29% 7.83%
As % of the General category 8.46% 7.98% 17.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 10 52
Median daily rate £450 £450 £450
90% offered a daily rate of more than £179 £320 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £416 £410
% change year-on-year +2.10% +1.52%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Wiltshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 260 188 320
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 40.50% 28.75% 44.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 190 130 236
Median daily rate £415 £410 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.21% -8.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £276 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £563 £566
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.87% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 1
Median hourly rate £52.50 £35.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% +150.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Wiltshire citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 28 March 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 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Swindon +11 21 £450 +4.65% 9
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
3 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (22.22%) Banking
4 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
5 10 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
6 9 (16.67%) Business Analysis
7 8 (14.81%) Smart Meter
7 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
8 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
8 7 (12.96%) ISEB
8 7 (12.96%) SQL
8 7 (12.96%) MS Office
8 7 (12.96%) Process Improvement
9 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
9 6 (11.11%) Project Management
9 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
10 5 (9.26%) Change Management
10 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
10 5 (9.26%) SAP
10 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
10 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
10 5 (9.26%) Information Security
10 5 (9.26%) Data Integration
10 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
10 5 (9.26%) Matrix Organization
10 5 (9.26%) Data Loss Prevention
11 4 (7.41%) Robotic Automation
11 4 (7.41%) Robotic Process Automation

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 4 (7.41%) Confluence
2 3 (5.56%) SAS
3 2 (3.70%) CMS
4 1 (1.85%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (1.85%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.85%) WebSphere
Applications
1 15 (27.78%) MS Excel
2 10 (18.52%) MS PowerPoint
3 7 (12.96%) MS Office
4 2 (3.70%) MS Visio
5 1 (1.85%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (5.56%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.41%) DMZ
2 1 (1.85%) LAN
2 1 (1.85%) Network Security
2 1 (1.85%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (1.85%) WAN
2 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (9.26%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (5.56%) Base SAS
2 3 (5.56%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (5.56%) Qlik Sense
2 3 (5.56%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 3 (5.56%) SAS EBI
3 1 (1.85%) Big Data
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.85%) Oracle Database 10g
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (7.41%) JIRA
2 1 (1.85%) Talend Open Studio
2 1 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 18 (33.33%) Finance
2 12 (22.22%) Banking
3 6 (11.11%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.41%) Billing
5 3 (5.56%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.85%) Advertising
6 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (29.63%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Business Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Consultant
2 7 (12.96%) Project Manager
2 7 (12.96%) Security Analyst
3 6 (11.11%) Architect
3 6 (11.11%) Senior Manager
4 5 (9.26%) Solutions Architect
5 4 (7.41%) Information Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Information Security Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Process Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Senior Project Manager
6 3 (5.56%) Automation Consultant
6 3 (5.56%) Process Consultant
7 2 (3.70%) Business Information Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Business Intelligence Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Developer
7 2 (3.70%) Field Engineer
7 2 (3.70%) Network Analyst
7 2 (3.70%) Trainer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Spring
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
3 1 (1.85%) IBM Integration Bus
3 1 (1.85%) SOAP
3 1 (1.85%) XML
3 1 (1.85%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.81%) Smart Meter
2 6 (11.11%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.26%) Driving Licence
4 4 (7.41%) Robotics
5 3 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (5.56%) EPoS
6 2 (3.70%) Smartphone
7 1 (1.85%) FMCG
7 1 (1.85%) Reference Data
7 1 (1.85%) RIA
7 1 (1.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) AIX
2 1 (1.85%) Unix
2 1 (1.85%) Windows
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server
2 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (20.37%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (16.67%) Business Analysis
4 7 (12.96%) Business Intelligence
4 7 (12.96%) Process Improvement
5 6 (11.11%) Project Management
6 5 (9.26%) Change Management
6 5 (9.26%) Data Integration
6 5 (9.26%) Data Loss Prevention
6 5 (9.26%) Information Security
6 5 (9.26%) Matrix Organization
6 5 (9.26%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.26%) Risk Management
6 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 4 (7.41%) Business Process Improvement
7 4 (7.41%) Robotic Automation
7 4 (7.41%) Robotic Process Automation
7 4 (7.41%) SAP Implementation
7 4 (7.41%) Scrum
7 4 (7.41%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) C
2 1 (1.85%) C#
2 1 (1.85%) PL/SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (12.96%) ISEB
2 4 (7.41%) CISA
2 4 (7.41%) CISSP
2 4 (7.41%) IIBA
3 3 (5.56%) CIPD
3 3 (5.56%) Degree
4 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Black Belt
5 1 (1.85%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.56%) IFRS
1 3 (5.56%) IFRS 9
2 1 (1.85%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) PMO
2 1 (1.85%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.85%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.26%) SAP
3 4 (7.41%) Pega
4 3 (5.56%) IBM
5 1 (1.85%) Adobe
5 1 (1.85%) Oracle
5 1 (1.85%) Talend
5 1 (1.85%) VMware