The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 21 January 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 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
South East / Oxfordshire
Rank 51 48 39
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 9 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.27% 1.74% 3.58%
As % of the General category 4.32% 6.72% 12.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 14
Median daily rate £375 £360 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -24.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £350 £438
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £508 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -20.00%

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

General Category
Oxfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
162 134 187
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 29.40% 25.97% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 112 135
Median daily rate £478 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.75% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £231 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 4
Median hourly rate £38.00 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+137.50% -8.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 21 January 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
Oxford +5 5 £350 - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 21 January 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 3 (25.00%) Web Development
3 2 (16.67%) Symfony
3 2 (16.67%) Subversion
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (16.67%) LAMP
3 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 2 (16.67%) nginx
3 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
3 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
3 2 (16.67%) APMP
3 2 (16.67%) Memcached
3 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
3 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (16.67%) Redis
3 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
3 2 (16.67%) Change Management
3 2 (16.67%) PMI
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
3 2 (16.67%) SQL

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Magento
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Network Security
1 1 (8.33%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (8.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) CouchDB
1 2 (16.67%) MongoDB
1 2 (16.67%) MySQL
1 2 (16.67%) NoSQL
1 2 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (16.67%) Redis
1 2 (16.67%) Relational Database
2 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (8.33%) Hyperion Smart View
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Git (software)
1 2 (16.67%) Jenkins
1 2 (16.67%) Mercurial
1 2 (16.67%) Subversion
General
1 2 (16.67%) Finance
1 2 (16.67%) Publishing
2 1 (8.33%) French Language
2 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 3 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (16.67%) Coordinator
2 2 (16.67%) PHP Developer
2 2 (16.67%) PMO Coordinator
3 1 (8.33%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) DBA
3 1 (8.33%) IT Manager
3 1 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Magento Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle DBA
3 1 (8.33%) PHP Symfony Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Project Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Symfony Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) LAMP
1 2 (16.67%) LAPP Stack
1 2 (16.67%) LEMP Stack
1 2 (16.67%) Memcached
1 2 (16.67%) Symfony
2 1 (8.33%) Laravel
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (8.33%) Yii
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) PMI
2 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
2 1 (8.33%) Digital Media
2 1 (8.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Unix
2 1 (8.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (25.00%) PRINCE2
1 3 (25.00%) Web Development
2 2 (16.67%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) MVC
2 2 (16.67%) Project Planning
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (8.33%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (16.67%) PL/SQL
2 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) Java
3 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (8.33%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) PMI Certification
2 2 (16.67%) APMP
3 1 (8.33%) PMP
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Zend