The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Oxfordshire / Oxford
Rank 36 35 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.21% 2.94% 1.12%
As % of the General category 4.82% 11.59% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 2
Median daily rate £363 £350 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -26.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £341 £465
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £430 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £401 £415
% change year-on-year
+5.91% -3.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Oxford region.

General Category
Oxford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
83 69 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 25.15% 25.37% 24.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 62 61
Median daily rate £475 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £225 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £560 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £412 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £26.25 £20.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +26.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.00 £32.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.61% +45.55%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Oxford region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Oxford region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Oxford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 21 February 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 2 (33.33%) APMP
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
2 1 (16.67%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (16.67%) Magento
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Unix
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
1 1 (16.67%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (16.67%) Hyperion Smart View
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Reports
General
1 2 (33.33%) Publishing
2 1 (16.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Coordinator
1 2 (33.33%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Magento Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle DBA
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) PMI
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
1 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) CRM
2 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 1 (16.67%) ERP
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PL/SQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (16.67%) PHP
2 1 (16.67%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) APMP
1 2 (33.33%) PMI Certification
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle