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 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 55 34 51
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +17
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 12 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 1.62% 2.47% 0.44%
As % of the General category 6.09% 10.26% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 2
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£220 £250 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.00% -45.65%
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
South East

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
197 117 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 26.59% 24.12% 28.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 75 82
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £32.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.53% +32.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Oxfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 May 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Oxfordshire region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -9 11 £220 +22.22% 3
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (24.00%) Project Management
4 6 (24.00%) Change Management
4 6 (24.00%) Time Management
5 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 5 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
6 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.00%) Games
7 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.00%) Marketing
8 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.00%) Statistics
8 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
8 2 (8.00%) MVC
8 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.00%) CRM
8 2 (8.00%) C#
8 2 (8.00%) .NET
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
9 1 (4.00%) SOAP
9 1 (4.00%) Web Services
9 1 (4.00%) XML
9 1 (4.00%) XSLT

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Oxfordshire 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 (4.00%) Apache
1 1 (4.00%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.00%) CMS
1 1 (4.00%) Moodle
1 1 (4.00%) Alfresco
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Maven
1 1 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 3 (12.00%) Games
1 3 (12.00%) Marketing
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.00%) Norwegian Language
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Analyst
2 8 (32.00%) Business Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Lead Business Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (20.00%) Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Navision Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 3 (12.00%) Navision Support
6 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Designer
6 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Games Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Video Game Developer
6 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.00%) SOAP
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
2 1 (4.00%) XML
2 1 (4.00%) XSLT
2 1 (4.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (4.00%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Inversion of Control
1 2 (8.00%) Statistics
1 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.00%) EPoS
2 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) E-Commerce
2 7 (28.00%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (24.00%) Project Management
3 6 (24.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) Time Management
4 5 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (12.00%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) CRM
7 1 (4.00%) ITIL
7 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
7 1 (4.00%) Business Analysis
7 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
7 1 (4.00%) Web Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Analytics
7 1 (4.00%) Product Management
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (32.00%) SQL
2 2 (8.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
Vendors
1 5 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) Dell
2 1 (4.00%) VMware
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