Period
to 23 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxford. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 23 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
Oxfordshire > Oxford
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 65 72
Rank change year-on-year -13 +7 -32
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 17 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 0.95% 2.38% 0.45%
As % of the General category 3.93% 7.83% 1.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 40 2
Oxford median daily rate £438 £105 £210
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +316.67% -50.00% -53.33%
10th Percentile £419 £105 £193
90th Percentile £529 £350 £219
Oxfordshire median daily rate £456 £105 £220
% change year-on-year +334.52% -52.27% -51.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Oxford median hourly rate - - -
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -

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 Oxford with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxford
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 178 217 157
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxford 24.18% 30.39% 23.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 158 179 138
Oxford median daily rate £475 £430 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.47% +1.18% -8.11%
10th Percentile £275 £212 £253
90th Percentile £575 £559 £520
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £441 £425
% change year-on-year +7.65% +3.82% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 4
Oxford median hourly rate £29.17 £25.44 £22.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.65% +14.78% +16.64%
10th Percentile £13.14 £12.91 £13.35
90th Percentile £46.38 £37.03 £42.63
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £16.66
% change year-on-year -7.53% +119.05% -17.16%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxford

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Oxford

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxford

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Oxford

For the 6 months to 23 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 Oxford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Games
2 4 (57.14%) Docker
2 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 4 (57.14%) OCaml
3 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (14.29%) R
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
4 1 (14.29%) RESTful
4 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (14.29%) Microservices
4 1 (14.29%) React
4 1 (14.29%) hapi
4 1 (14.29%) Babel
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (14.29%) Redux
4 1 (14.29%) PostCSS
4 1 (14.29%) Scrum
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) TDD
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) C#
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
4 1 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (14.29%) Python
4 1 (14.29%) CRM

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxford 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Babel
1 1 (14.29%) PostCSS
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (14.29%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) hapi
1 1 (14.29%) Node.js
1 1 (14.29%) React
1 1 (14.29%) Redux
1 1 (14.29%) RESTful
1 1 (14.29%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) DevOps
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) Microservices
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Speech Recognition
2 1 (14.29%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) OCaml
2 1 (14.29%) C#
2 1 (14.29%) Java
2 1 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (14.29%) R
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Docker
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Salesforce.com