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 5 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 64 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +10
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 19 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.78% 3.73% 0.93%
As % of the General category 3.51% 14.96% 3.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 4
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£275 £388 £460
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -15.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-34.95% +36.66%
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
171 127 123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 22.15% 24.90% 28.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 74 76
Average daily rate £418 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.28% -
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 9 10
Average hourly rate £19.00 £35.00 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +42.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

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 5 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 5 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -21 4 £275 -12.00% 1
Abingdon - 1 £90 - 1
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 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 20 (74.07%) E-Commerce
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 8 (29.63%) SQL
5 7 (25.93%) Project Management
6 6 (22.22%) Change Management
6 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 6 (22.22%) Time Management
6 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
7 5 (18.52%) Marketing
7 5 (18.52%) Games
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) CRM
8 4 (14.81%) ISEB
8 4 (14.81%) Web Analytics
8 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
8 4 (14.81%) Analytics
8 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (14.81%) Product Management
9 2 (7.41%) B2C
9 2 (7.41%) MVC
9 2 (7.41%) C#
9 2 (7.41%) Java
9 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
9 2 (7.41%) .NET
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
9 2 (7.41%) Web Development
9 2 (7.41%) Finance
9 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 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 (3.70%) CMS
1 1 (3.70%) Alfresco
1 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) FinancialForce.com
1 1 (3.70%) SaaS
1 1 (3.70%) Force.com
1 1 (3.70%) Cloud Computing
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
1 1 (3.70%) Maven
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
General
1 5 (18.52%) Marketing
1 5 (18.52%) Games
2 2 (7.41%) Finance
3 1 (3.70%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.70%) Norwegian Language
3 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (48.15%) Business Analyst
1 13 (48.15%) Analyst
2 10 (37.04%) Lead Business Analyst
3 6 (22.22%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Product Manager
5 3 (11.11%) Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) .NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (7.41%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com Architect
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support
7 1 (3.70%) Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Senior Designer
7 1 (3.70%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.70%) IT Support Engineer
7 1 (3.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) .NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET
1 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (7.41%) AngularJS
2 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.70%) Spring
2 1 (3.70%) Hibernate
2 1 (3.70%) Mason
2 1 (3.70%) SOAP
2 1 (3.70%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.41%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.70%) FMCG
3 1 (3.70%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (74.07%) E-Commerce
2 10 (37.04%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (25.93%) Project Management
5 6 (22.22%) Change Management
5 6 (22.22%) Time Management
5 6 (22.22%) Business Analysis
6 4 (14.81%) CRM
6 4 (14.81%) Web Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Analytics
6 4 (14.81%) Product Management
7 2 (7.41%) B2C
7 2 (7.41%) MVC
7 2 (7.41%) Web Development
7 2 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Management
8 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
8 1 (3.70%) ITIL
8 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (29.63%) SQL
2 2 (7.41%) C#
2 2 (7.41%) Java
2 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 4 (14.81%) ISEB
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.70%) VMware
2 1 (3.70%) Dell
2 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
Oxfordshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
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