Period
to 13 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 13 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 66 86 84
Rank change year-on-year +20 -2 +12
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 2.17% 1.44% 1.60%
As % of the General category 8.51% 5.52% 5.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 14 42
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £456 £105
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.37% +334.52% -80.00%
South East median daily rate £474 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +11.53% - +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - - £12.00
South East median hourly rate £18.00 £14.75 £13.50
% change year-on-year +22.03% +9.26% -3.57%

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 Oxfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 282 308 353
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 25.47% 26.04% 28.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 219 261 287
Oxfordshire median daily rate £450 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £323 £275 £283
90th Percentile £600 £575 £556
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 8
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £22.93 £33.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.06% -6.90% +119.70%
10th Percentile £15.43 £17.27 £11.88
90th Percentile £34.00 £45.63 £37.93
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +35.00% -20.00% +9.51%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Oxfordshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Oxfordshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Oxfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Oxfordshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Oxfordshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Oxfordshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Oxfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Oxfordshire region over the 6 months to 13 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
Oxford +21 9 £400 -8.57% 8
Thame - 5 £550 -
Witney - 2 - -
Banbury - 2 £500 -
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 13 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
3 7 (29.17%) Matrix Organization
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (20.83%) Line Management
6 4 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
6 4 (16.67%) REST
6 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
6 4 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
6 4 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.67%) Data Lake
6 4 (16.67%) PMO
6 4 (16.67%) Power BI
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (16.67%) C#
6 4 (16.67%) RAD
6 4 (16.67%) SQL
6 4 (16.67%) .NET
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.67%) Web Services
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Oxfordshire 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 2 (8.33%) CMS
1 2 (8.33%) Kentico
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Azure Data Factory
3 2 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (8.33%) npm
3 2 (8.33%) Office 365
4 1 (4.17%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (4.17%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
1 4 (16.67%) Data Lake
1 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (16.67%) Power BI
1 4 (16.67%) Qlik Sense
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (8.33%) Bitbucket
2 2 (8.33%) Grunt
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
1 3 (12.50%) Marketing
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
2 1 (4.17%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Project Manager
2 6 (25.00%) Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Azure Developer
3 4 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (16.67%) ETL Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Data Warehouse Developer
3 4 (16.67%) SQL Server Developer
4 3 (12.50%) CRM Manager
4 3 (12.50%) CRM Project Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) E-Commerce Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Development
5 2 (8.33%) Head of Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) HTML CSS Developer
5 2 (8.33%) HTML Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Software Development Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Software Manager
5 2 (8.33%) Systems Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) .NET
1 4 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web API
1 4 (16.67%) REST
1 4 (16.67%) WCF
1 4 (16.67%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) HTML
2 2 (8.33%) jQuery
2 2 (8.33%) JSON
2 2 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.33%) Linux
1 2 (8.33%) Windows
1 2 (8.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (29.17%) Matrix Organization
3 7 (29.17%) Waterfall
4 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
5 5 (20.83%) Line Management
5 5 (20.83%) Problem-Solving
6 4 (16.67%) CRM
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
6 4 (16.67%) Digital Transformation Strategy
6 4 (16.67%) ETL
6 4 (16.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (16.67%) RAD
6 4 (16.67%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) B2C
7 3 (12.50%) Data Transformation
7 3 (12.50%) Resource Management
7 3 (12.50%) Revenue Management
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Demand Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) C#
1 4 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.17%) C
3 1 (4.17%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) PMO
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) hybris
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Sun