Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 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 East > Oxfordshire
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 90 94
Rank change year-on-year 0 +4 -39
Contract jobs citing Retail 17 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 1.37% 1.66% 0.77%
As % of the General category 5.31% 5.61% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 43 3
Oxfordshire median daily rate £456 £105 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +334.52% -52.27% -51.11%
10th Percentile £247 £105 £196
90th Percentile £680 £410 £474
South East median daily rate £425 £423 £420
% change year-on-year +0.59% +0.60% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Oxfordshire median hourly rate - £12.00 -
South East median hourly rate £14.75 £13.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +9.26% -18.18% +33.66%

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 320 374 346
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Oxfordshire 25.76% 29.50% 26.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 299 269
Oxfordshire median daily rate £475 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.95% +3.53% -
10th Percentile £275 £271 £269
90th Percentile £575 £545 £526
South East median daily rate £425 £401 £400
% change year-on-year +6.12% +0.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 6
Oxfordshire median hourly rate £33.75 £36.50 £16.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.53% +119.05% -17.16%
10th Percentile £13.83 £12.00 £13.00
90th Percentile £45.63 £39.75 £39.38
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -20.00% +11.11% +31.39%

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 22 November 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 6 months to 22 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
Oxford -14 7 £438 +316.67% 7
Abingdon - 1 £550 -
Retail
South East

For the 6 months to 22 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 Oxfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Games
2 4 (23.53%) EPoS
2 4 (23.53%) OCaml
2 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 4 (23.53%) DevOps
3 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (17.65%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) Java
4 2 (11.76%) SQL
4 2 (11.76%) Oracle
4 2 (11.76%) Web Services
4 2 (11.76%) Scrum
4 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (11.76%) BT
4 2 (11.76%) RESTful
4 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (11.76%) TDD
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
4 2 (11.76%) Microservices
4 2 (11.76%) Payment Gateway
5 1 (5.88%) Babel
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
5 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.88%) Redux
5 1 (5.88%) PostCSS
5 1 (5.88%) React
5 1 (5.88%) Patch Management

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 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 3 (17.65%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
2 2 (11.76%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (5.88%) DHCP
3 1 (5.88%) DNS
3 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.88%) VLAN
3 1 (5.88%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Big Data
1 1 (5.88%) Hadoop
1 1 (5.88%) SAP HANA
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2016
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Babel
1 1 (5.88%) PostCSS
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Games
3 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) AWS Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) EPoS Business Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) EPoS Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Java Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Programme Director
4 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support
4 1 (5.88%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Big Data Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Data Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Windows Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) RESTful
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
2 1 (5.88%) hapi
2 1 (5.88%) Node.js
2 1 (5.88%) React
2 1 (5.88%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) EPoS
2 1 (5.88%) Algorithms
2 1 (5.88%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.88%) Windows
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
1 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (23.53%) DevOps
2 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.76%) Business Analysis
2 2 (11.76%) Microservices
2 2 (11.76%) Scrum
2 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.76%) TDD
3 1 (5.88%) Artificial Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (5.88%) CRM
3 1 (5.88%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (5.88%) Patch Management
3 1 (5.88%) Software Engineering
3 1 (5.88%) Speech Recognition
3 1 (5.88%) Validation
3 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (23.53%) OCaml
2 2 (11.76%) Java
2 2 (11.76%) SQL
3 1 (5.88%) C#
3 1 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (5.88%) R
System Software
1 4 (23.53%) Docker
2 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) BT
1 2 (11.76%) Oracle
2 1 (5.88%) Cisco
2 1 (5.88%) HP
2 1 (5.88%) IBM
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
2 1 (5.88%) SAP
2 1 (5.88%) VMware