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 25 May 2016 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 36 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 11 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 1.07% 3.26% 3.45%
As % of the General category 3.85% 11.58% 20.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 7
Median daily rate £350 £220 £180
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +22.22%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £18.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-29.72% -41.26%
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
78 95 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxford 27.76% 28.19% 16.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 68 25
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £530 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 1
Median hourly rate £13.80 - £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 25 May 2016, 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 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Windows
3 2 (18.18%) C++
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
3 2 (18.18%) Android
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
4 1 (9.09%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Tableau
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) HTML5
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Bluetooth
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (9.09%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
2 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 7
General
1 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Senior Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Architect
3 2 (18.18%) Java Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Android Developer
4 1 (9.09%) C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) ETL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (9.09%) SQL DBA
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Android SDK
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) Hibernate
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) iOS SDK
1 1 (9.09%) Spring
1 1 (9.09%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (36.36%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Algorithms
2 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
2 1 (9.09%) EPoS
2 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Android
1 2 (18.18%) Apple iOS
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Analytics
2 3 (27.27%) OO
2 3 (27.27%) OOD
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) ETL
3 2 (18.18%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (18.18%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Signal Processing
3 2 (18.18%) Web Application Development
4 1 (9.09%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Business Analysis
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analytics
4 1 (9.09%) Data Migration
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Hidden Markov Model
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) MODAF
4 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
4 1 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) Java
1 4 (36.36%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) C++
3 1 (9.09%) Apple Swift
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 1 (9.09%) Python
3 1 (9.09%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) CCDA
1 1 (9.09%) CCDP
1 1 (9.09%) CCIE
1 1 (9.09%) CCNA
1 1 (9.09%) CCNP
1 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Google
1 1 (9.09%) Juniper
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Tableau
1 1 (9.09%) VMware