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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 32 23 33
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 3.26% 3.46% 0.86%
As % of the General category 11.58% 20.51% 3.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 2
Average daily rate
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£220 £180 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -60.86%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.26% +40.00%
Retail
Oxfordshire

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
95 39 61
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 28.19% 16.88% 26.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 25 42
Average daily rate £400 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £400 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £37.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +53.06%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Oxford region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Oxford region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram 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 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Marketing
3 3 (21.43%) Games
3 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) C#
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) SQL
4 2 (14.29%) .NET
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) Statistics
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
4 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Moodle
5 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CMS
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxford region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.14%) Moodle
1 1 (7.14%) Alfresco
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (35.71%) Dynamics NAV
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Games
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Analyst
2 5 (35.71%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Navision Support
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Navision Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Desktop Support
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Lead Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Games Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) .NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
1 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 2 (14.29%) Statistics
1 2 (14.29%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) MVC
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) Analytics
5 1 (7.14%) Product Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) C#
1 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
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