The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 June 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
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 24 41 13
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -28
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 7 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 3.21% 1.92% 9.38%
As % of the General category 20.00% 7.37% 30.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 28
Median daily rate £500 £363 £444
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+37.93% -18.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £297 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £463 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £13.89
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -48.38%
Retail
Hampshire

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

General Category
Southampton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
35 95 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Southampton 16.06% 26.10% 31.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 70 81
Median daily rate £400 £413 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £308 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Median hourly rate £24.50 £27.50 £13.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% +97.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.38 £22.67 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.54% -9.34%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Finance
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Back Office
5 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) Java
5 1 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (7.69%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) WFM
5 1 (7.69%) QA
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) ATG

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
General
1 3 (23.08%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Back Office
2 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
2 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Analyst
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analyst
2 5 (38.46%) Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (23.08%) Retail Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Business Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) Gherkin
1 1 (7.69%) RESTful
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Operating Systems
1 2 (15.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Project Management
2 4 (30.77%) E-Commerce
3 3 (23.08%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 3 (23.08%) PRINCE2
3 3 (23.08%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (15.38%) Dependency Management
4 2 (15.38%) Line Management
4 2 (15.38%) Wireframes
5 1 (7.69%) BDD
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL
5 1 (7.69%) Logistics
5 1 (7.69%) Matrix Organization
5 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
5 1 (7.69%) Scrum
5 1 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (7.69%) Validation
5 1 (7.69%) WFM
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (7.69%) ATG
1 1 (7.69%) Citrix
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle
1 1 (7.69%) SAP
1 1 (7.69%) VMware