Period
to 17 June 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 17 June 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
17 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 49 52 45
Rank change year-on-year +3 -7 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.14% 1.00% 1.43%
As % of the General category 12.36% 6.52% 7.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 7 5
Devon median daily rate £450 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +7.14% +22.81%
10th Percentile £360 £138 £317
90th Percentile £518 £473 £845
South West median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -4.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £140.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £157.50 - -

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 89 92 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 17.35% 15.38% 18.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 61 55
Devon median daily rate £380 £372 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.15% +2.62% +11.54%
10th Percentile £263 £170 £182
90th Percentile £513 £475 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 5 5
Devon median hourly rate £28.00 £41.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -31.71% +74.47% -35.62%
10th Percentile £13.56 £19.53 £12.20
90th Percentile £64.00 £43.80 £34.50
South West median hourly rate £36.13 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -7.37% -2.50% +8.11%

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 17 June 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 17 June 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 -1 9 £450 +210.34% 2
Torquay - 1 £525 -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 17 June 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 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
1 8 (72.73%) NHS
1 8 (72.73%) PMO
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
4 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (36.36%) Ansible
4 4 (36.36%) Docker
4 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
5 3 (27.27%) GitLab
5 3 (27.27%) DevOps
5 3 (27.27%) Web Operations
5 3 (27.27%) GDPR
5 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
6 2 (18.18%) Firewall
6 2 (18.18%) Selenium
6 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (18.18%) TDD
6 2 (18.18%) BDD
6 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
7 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
7 1 (9.09%) Doctrine
7 1 (9.09%) User Experience
7 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
7 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
7 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
7 1 (9.09%) Office 365

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 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) CMS
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 1 (9.09%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (9.09%) GitHub
3 1 (9.09%) Office 365
3 1 (9.09%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) DHCP
2 1 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (72.73%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (18.18%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Database
3 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
3 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (36.36%) Git (software)
2 3 (27.27%) GitLab
3 2 (18.18%) Selenium
4 1 (9.09%) Cucumber
4 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
4 1 (9.09%) JIRA
4 1 (9.09%) WebDriver
General
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Cloud Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) DevOps Systems Engineer
1 3 (27.27%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps
2 2 (18.18%) AWS DevOps Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) AWS Engineer
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
2 2 (18.18%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
3 1 (9.09%) Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Developer in Test
3 1 (9.09%) Support Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) Doctrine
1 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) NHS
2 1 (9.09%) Replication
2 1 (9.09%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (9.09%) Unix
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
1 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (72.73%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (54.55%) E-Commerce
3 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
3 3 (27.27%) DevOps
3 3 (27.27%) Web Operations
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) BDD
4 2 (18.18%) TDD
4 2 (18.18%) Test Automation
5 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
5 1 (9.09%) Data Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (9.09%) Open Source
5 1 (9.09%) SDET
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Test Strategy
5 1 (9.09%) Time Management
5 1 (9.09%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) AWS Certification
1 1 (9.09%) DBS Check
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) MCSA
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (72.73%) PMO
2 3 (27.27%) GDPR
3 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (45.45%) Kubernetes
2 4 (36.36%) Ansible
3 1 (9.09%) Data Guard
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Terraform
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
1 1 (9.09%) Sitecore
1 1 (9.09%) VMware
1 1 (9.09%) Zend