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 3 months to 30 March 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 East / Oxfordshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 51 58
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7  
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 3 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 0.53% 0.60% 1.31%
As % of the General category 2.17% 2.29% 5.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 3
Median daily rate £488 £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +39.28% -22.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £326 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £578 £390 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £412
% change year-on-year +2.40% +0.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Oxfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 138 131 154
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Oxfordshire 24.51% 26.25% 22.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 106 99
Median daily rate £450 £406 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.76% -2.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £250 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £525 £598
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 2
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% +97.18%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.75 £15.20 £16.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.25 £35.60 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Oxfordshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Oxfordshire citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017.

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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxford -7 2 £375 +7.14% 1
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 3 (37.50%) Oracle
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) PMO
2 2 (25.00%) APMP
2 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
2 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) Psychology
3 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) French Language
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Marketing
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI Publisher
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Smart View
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) French Language
2 1 (12.50%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
1 2 (25.00%) PMO Coordinator
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Coach
2 1 (12.50%) Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Cabling Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Data Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) DBA
2 1 (12.50%) IT Manager
2 1 (12.50%) IT Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle DBA
2 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 1 (12.50%) Training Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) PMI
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (12.50%) Coaching
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (12.50%) CRM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Integration
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) Kanban
3 1 (12.50%) Mentoring
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
3 1 (12.50%) Psychology
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) PL/SQL
1 2 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) PMI Certification
2 2 (25.00%) APMP
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) PMP
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle