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 1 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
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 58 64 25
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -39
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 5 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 0.52% 0.65% 4.47%
As % of the General category 2.08% 3.05% 18.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 16
Median daily rate £375 £275 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £127 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £425 £563
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 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
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
144 164 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 24.91% 21.35% 24.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 108 72
Median daily rate £416 £412 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.03% +17.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 9
Median hourly rate £14.00 £17.75 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.12% -49.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.76 £16.75 £18.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £18.75 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £24.25 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+15.46% -5.82%

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 1 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 +12 3 £375 +1.69%
Retail
South East

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 1 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%) Computer Science
1 4 (30.77%) Analytics
2 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) Java
2 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Windows
3 2 (15.38%) C++
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (15.38%) QA
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) Apple iOS
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Signal Processing
4 1 (7.69%) Confluence
4 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Tableau
4 1 (7.69%) Test Strategy
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Hidden Markov Model
4 1 (7.69%) Data Structures
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithms

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%) Confluence
1 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
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%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 7
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) JIRA
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Architect
3 2 (15.38%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Development Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Java Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) QA Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Senior C++ Developer
4 1 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Android SDK
1 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
1 1 (7.69%) iOS SDK
1 1 (7.69%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Computer Science
2 1 (7.69%) Algorithms
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%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (23.08%) OO
2 3 (23.08%) OOD
3 2 (15.38%) Kalman Filter
3 2 (15.38%) Signal Processing
3 2 (15.38%) Web Application Development
4 1 (7.69%) Android Development
4 1 (7.69%) Big Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Data Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Hidden Markov Model
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) iOS Development
4 1 (7.69%) Mobile Application Development
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 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Apple Swift
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%) ISEB
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%) Tableau
1 1 (7.69%) VMware