Period
to 11 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Devon. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 11 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
South West > Devon
6 months to
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 43 41 43
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 -
Contract jobs citing Retail 13 15 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.81% 2.69% 2.31%
As % of the General category 15.48% 20.00% 13.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 21 17
Devon median daily rate £500 £150 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +233.33% +42.86% -
South West median daily rate £440 £400 £356
% change year-on-year +10.00% +12.28% -10.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Devon median hourly rate - £30.00 -
South West median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Devon with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Devon
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 84 75 84
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 18.14% 13.44% 17.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 53 64
Devon median daily rate £389 £400 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.87% +15.11% -0.71%
10th Percentile £263 £157 £148
90th Percentile £517 £538 £506
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 2
Devon median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -16.67% +12.75%
10th Percentile £36.50 £22.77 £40.80
90th Percentile £47.00 £41.48 £43.60
South West median hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year +14.29% - -15.13%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Devon

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Devon.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Devon

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Devon

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Devon.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Devon

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Devon

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Devon over the 6 months to 11 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Devon

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Devon

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Devon

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Devon

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Devon region over the 6 months to 11 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Exeter -2 7 £500 +376.19% 11
Barnstaple - 5 - -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Devon region with a requirement for Retail.

1 7 (53.85%) NHS
2 5 (38.46%) Google
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Sass
2 5 (38.46%) HTML
2 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
2 5 (38.46%) PHP
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) CSS
2 5 (38.46%) Symfony
2 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Deadline-Driven
3 4 (30.77%) Selenium
3 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
3 4 (30.77%) BDD
3 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
4 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) PMO
5 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (15.38%) JIRA
6 1 (7.69%) OpenVPN
6 1 (7.69%) Splunk
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
6 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
6 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Devon 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%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
2 1 (7.69%) Slack
2 1 (7.69%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (7.69%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 4 (30.77%) Cucumber
1 4 (30.77%) Selenium
2 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 1 (7.69%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.69%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.69%) JMeter
3 1 (7.69%) JUnit
3 1 (7.69%) LoadRunner
3 1 (7.69%) NeoLoad
3 1 (7.69%) SonarQube
3 1 (7.69%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 5 (38.46%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Developer
1 5 (38.46%) Web Developer
2 4 (30.77%) Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Test Architect
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Cloud Architect
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) AWS DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum Master
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (38.46%) CSS
1 5 (38.46%) HTML
1 5 (38.46%) Sass
1 5 (38.46%) Symfony
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) NHS
2 1 (7.69%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (38.46%) Deadline-Driven
1 5 (38.46%) Web Development
2 4 (30.77%) BDD
2 4 (30.77%) Test Automation
2 4 (30.77%) Test Strategy
3 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scenario Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Scrum
4 1 (7.69%) SOA
4 1 (7.69%) Software Testing
4 1 (7.69%) Time Management
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow
4 1 (7.69%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
1 5 (38.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Computer Science Degree
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) DBS Check
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCSE
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) Docker
1 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
1 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) FreeIPA
1 1 (7.69%) Grafana
1 1 (7.69%) Kubernetes
1 1 (7.69%) Prometheus
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Google
2 1 (7.69%) Black Duck
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Splunk
2 1 (7.69%) VMware