Period
to 17 August 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 August 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 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 39 51 42
Rank change year-on-year +12 -9 +12
Contract jobs citing Retail 14 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 2.99% 1.28% 1.70%
As % of the General category 13.21% 8.89% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 6
Devon median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% - +31.58%
10th Percentile £360 £138 £318
90th Percentile £518 £480 £406
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £358
% change year-on-year +6.25% +11.81% -10.56%
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 106 90 74
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Devon 22.60% 14.42% 17.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 50
Devon median daily rate £379 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.23% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £263 £220 £185
90th Percentile £514 £525 £463
South West median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 7
Devon median hourly rate £34.00 £25.86 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.48% -20.43% -12.75%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.72 £12.30
90th Percentile £74.13 £43.50 £42.85
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £39.50 £39.00
% change year-on-year +7.59% +1.28% +5.41%

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 August 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 August 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 +5 9 £450 +210.34% 4
Barnstaple - 3 - -
Torquay - 1 £525 -
Retail
South West

For the 6 months to 17 August 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 9 (64.29%) NHS
2 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (57.14%) PMO
3 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
4 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
4 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (28.57%) Ansible
5 4 (28.57%) Docker
5 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 4 (28.57%) PHP
5 4 (28.57%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
6 3 (21.43%) Symfony
6 3 (21.43%) Web Development
6 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
6 3 (21.43%) Google
6 3 (21.43%) Marketing
6 3 (21.43%) MySQL
6 3 (21.43%) HTML
6 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
6 3 (21.43%) CSS
6 3 (21.43%) GitLab
6 3 (21.43%) GDPR
6 3 (21.43%) Web Operations
6 3 (21.43%) DevOps
6 3 (21.43%) Sass
6 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
7 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
7 2 (14.29%) Cucumber

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 (7.14%) Apache
1 1 (7.14%) CMS
1 1 (7.14%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Sitecore CMS
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 5 (35.71%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (7.14%) GitHub
3 1 (7.14%) Office 365
3 1 (7.14%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (7.14%) DHCP
2 1 (7.14%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (57.14%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) MySQL
3 2 (14.29%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) RDBMS
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (28.57%) Git (software)
2 3 (21.43%) GitLab
3 2 (14.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (14.29%) Selenium
4 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
4 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Developer
2 3 (21.43%) Cloud Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) DevOps Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Web Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Architect
3 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps
3 2 (14.29%) AWS DevOps Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) AWS Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Cloud Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Test Automation Architect
4 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) CSS
1 3 (21.43%) HTML
1 3 (21.43%) Sass
1 3 (21.43%) Symfony
2 1 (7.14%) Doctrine
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (64.29%) NHS
2 1 (7.14%) Replication
2 1 (7.14%) Self-Motivation
2 1 (7.14%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (7.14%) Unix
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
1 1 (7.14%) Windows 8
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Business Intelligence
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
3 3 (21.43%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) DevOps
3 3 (21.43%) Web Development
3 3 (21.43%) Web Operations
4 2 (14.29%) BDD
4 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
4 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Data Visualisation
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) TDD
5 1 (7.14%) Time Management
5 1 (7.14%) Visualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PHP
2 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Degree
2 3 (21.43%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (7.14%) AWS Certification
3 1 (7.14%) DBS Check
3 1 (7.14%) MCSA
3 1 (7.14%) MCSE
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (57.14%) PMO
2 3 (21.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Docker
2 1 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Kubernetes
2 4 (28.57%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Terraform
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Google
2 1 (7.14%) HP
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
2 1 (7.14%) Sitecore
2 1 (7.14%) VMware
2 1 (7.14%) Zend