The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 April 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
Hampshire / Portsmouth
3 months to
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 21 16 20
Rank change year-on-year -5 +4  
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Portsmouth 3.75% 4.00% 1.65%
As % of the General category 12.50% 18.18% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 2
Median daily rate £475 £413 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.15% +0.60%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £405
% change year-on-year - +4.93%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
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 Portsmouth with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Portsmouth
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 48 22 20
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Portsmouth 30.00% 22.00% 16.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 13 10
Median daily rate £306 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.94% +30.76%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £503 £430 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 3 6
Median hourly rate £45.00 £22.45 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +100.44% -31.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.89 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.15 £22.45 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Portsmouth

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Portsmouth 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 Portsmouth

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Portsmouth

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) SQL
2 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
2 3 (50.00%) Anypoint
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
3 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (33.33%) SaaS
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Portsmouth 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 3 (50.00%) Anypoint
Business Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (33.33%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (33.33%) TeamCity
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Azure Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Consultant
1 1 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) Web Services
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Data Architecture
1 3 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) System Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Test Scripting
3 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
1 3 (50.00%) SQL
1 3 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Oracle
2 3 (50.00%) MuleSoft
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
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