Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 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
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 35 40 63
Rank change year-on-year +5 +23 -4
Contract jobs citing Retail 20 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 3.51% 2.37% 0.17%
As % of the General category 24.39% 12.79% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 17 1
Devon median daily rate £375 £105 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +257.14% -63.16% -1.30%
10th Percentile £105 £105 £268
90th Percentile £538 £388 £303
South West median daily rate £400 £341 £400
% change year-on-year +17.22% -14.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Devon median hourly rate £30.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £30.00 - £16.00

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 82 86 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 14.41% 18.53% 13.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 66 53
Devon median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% - -18.60%
10th Percentile £171 £155 £254
90th Percentile £538 £488 £755
South West median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 4
Devon median hourly rate £37.00 £41.50 £37.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.84% +11.41% +5.67%
10th Percentile £11.72 £33.15 £25.75
90th Percentile £44.13 £43.45 £38.75
South West median hourly rate £35.00 £34.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +1.45% -13.75% +40.35%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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 +8 6 £105 - 1
Plymouth -9 4 £148 +40.48%
Torquay 0 2 £525 +400.00%
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, 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 Devon region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
3 3 (15.00%) Legal
3 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.00%) CMS
3 3 (15.00%) EPoS
3 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
3 3 (15.00%) Selenium
3 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
3 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
3 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (15.00%) User Experience
4 2 (10.00%) DevOps
4 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
4 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.00%) PHP
4 2 (10.00%) SQL
4 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
5 1 (5.00%) .NET
5 1 (5.00%) Oracle
5 1 (5.00%) ERP
5 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange

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 3 (15.00%) CMS
1 3 (15.00%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (5.00%) Confluence
2 1 (5.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Primavera
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.00%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.00%) Power BI
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (15.00%) Selenium
2 2 (10.00%) PHPUnit
3 1 (5.00%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.00%) Finance
1 3 (15.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 5 (25.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Developer
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (15.00%) Technical Project Manager
3 2 (10.00%) Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
3 2 (10.00%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (10.00%) IT Director
3 2 (10.00%) PHP Developer
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Selenium Tester
3 2 (10.00%) Tester
4 1 (5.00%) Break Fix Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Digital Project Manager
4 1 (5.00%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Engineer
4 1 (5.00%) Report Developer
4 1 (5.00%) SQL BI Developer
4 1 (5.00%) Web Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (15.00%) EPoS
2 3 (15.00%) User Experience
3 1 (5.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (15.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (15.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (15.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (15.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (15.00%) Test Automation
3 2 (10.00%) Break/Fix
3 2 (10.00%) DevOps
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
3 2 (10.00%) TDD
4 1 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.00%) ERP
4 1 (5.00%) Kanban
4 1 (5.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.00%) PHP
1 2 (10.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (15.00%) Sitecore
2 2 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.00%) hybris
3 1 (5.00%) Infor
3 1 (5.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (5.00%) Oracle