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 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 61 51 38
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -13
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 13 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.51% 1.75% 2.22%
As % of the General category 1.78% 6.47% 9.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
Median daily rate £350 £220 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% -12.00%
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 £13.13 £20.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -60.00%
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
169 201 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 28.69% 27.09% 23.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 132 119 75
Median daily rate £400 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £286 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £550 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 5
Median hourly rate £16.75 £19.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.84% -49.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.54 £19.00 £26.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.25 £19.00 £140.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

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
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 30 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -6 3 £350 +59.09%
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing
3 2 (15.38%) QA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) Hidden Markov Model
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
4 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 1 (7.69%) Google Play
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing

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 1 (7.69%) Oracle Service Bus
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Google Play
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Bluetooth
1 1 (7.69%) LAN
1 1 (7.69%) WAN
1 1 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (7.69%) Big Data
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 7
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Android Developer
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Data Integration Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) ETL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Database Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
1 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
1 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) HTML5
1 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
1 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 1 (7.69%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
2 1 (7.69%) EPoS
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Android
1 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
1 2 (15.38%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Linux
2 1 (7.69%) Unix
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) ETL
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Hidden Markov Model
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) MODAF
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) TOGAF
4 1 (7.69%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 4 (30.77%) Java
1 4 (30.77%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
3 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) ACCA
1 1 (7.69%) CCDA
1 1 (7.69%) CCDP
1 1 (7.69%) CCIE
1 1 (7.69%) CCNA
1 1 (7.69%) CCNP
1 1 (7.69%) CIMA
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) Google
1 1 (7.69%) Juniper
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) VMware