The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Southampton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Hampshire / Southampton
Rank 8 35 47
Rank change year-on-year +27 +12  
Contract jobs citing Retail 29 6 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 11.11% 2.14% 1.87%
As % of the General category 42.65% 9.09% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 3 4
Median daily rate £467 £363 £278
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +28.82% +30.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £363 £206
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £403 £343
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +2.96% +0.06%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year +50.94% -31.16%  

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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Southampton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 68 66 130
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 26.05% 23.57% 30.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 47 45 111
Median daily rate £400 £390 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% -29.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £301 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £523 £575 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £24.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -16.92% +30.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Southampton 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 Southampton

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Southampton

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Southampton

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Southampton over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Southampton

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Southampton

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

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

1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Scrum
3 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
4 11 (23.91%) ATG
5 10 (21.74%) SAP
6 7 (15.22%) Java
6 7 (15.22%) JIRA
7 6 (13.04%) TDD
8 5 (10.87%) CRM
8 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.70%) Coaching
9 4 (8.70%) SDLC
9 4 (8.70%) Kanban
9 4 (8.70%) EPoS
9 4 (8.70%) SQL
9 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
9 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
10 3 (6.52%) Degree
10 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
10 3 (6.52%) MODAF
10 3 (6.52%) Selenium
10 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
10 3 (6.52%) Zachman Framework
10 3 (6.52%) Validation
10 3 (6.52%) Migration
10 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
10 3 (6.52%) .NET
10 3 (6.52%) J2EE

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton 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 4 (8.70%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.17%) Apache
2 1 (2.17%) JBoss
2 1 (2.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (2.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.35%) SAP Retail
2 1 (2.17%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Relational Database
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) Endeca
2 1 (2.17%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (2.17%) SAP Data Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 7 (15.22%) JIRA
2 3 (6.52%) Selenium
3 2 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (2.17%) Ant
4 1 (2.17%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 1 (2.17%) ERwin
4 1 (2.17%) Git (software)
4 1 (2.17%) Hudson
4 1 (2.17%) JBehave
4 1 (2.17%) jMock
4 1 (2.17%) JUnit
4 1 (2.17%) Maven
General
1 3 (6.52%) Back Office
2 2 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (26.09%) Architect
1 12 (26.09%) Solutions Architect
2 9 (19.57%) Developer
3 5 (10.87%) Analyst
4 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Architect
4 4 (8.70%) E-Commerce Solution Architect
4 4 (8.70%) Scrum Master
5 3 (6.52%) SAP Architect
5 3 (6.52%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.52%) Senior Developer
6 2 (4.35%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Consultant
6 2 (4.35%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.35%) Java Developer
7 1 (2.17%) Digital Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.17%) Endeca Developer
7 1 (2.17%) IT Project Leader
7 1 (2.17%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) SQL Analyst
7 1 (2.17%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.52%) .NET
1 3 (6.52%) J2EE
2 2 (4.35%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) CSS
3 1 (2.17%) HTML
3 1 (2.17%) Node.js
3 1 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (2.17%) REST
3 1 (2.17%) RESTful
3 1 (2.17%) SAML
3 1 (2.17%) SOAP
3 1 (2.17%) Spring
3 1 (2.17%) Spring Boot
3 1 (2.17%) Spring MVC
3 1 (2.17%) Spring Security
3 1 (2.17%) Velocity
3 1 (2.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (8.70%) EPoS
3 2 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.17%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (43.48%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (30.43%) Scrum
3 13 (28.26%) E-Commerce
4 6 (13.04%) TDD
5 5 (10.87%) CRM
6 4 (8.70%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (8.70%) Coaching
6 4 (8.70%) Kanban
6 4 (8.70%) SDLC
6 4 (8.70%) TOGAF
7 3 (6.52%) Asset Management
7 3 (6.52%) Change Management
7 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
7 3 (6.52%) DevOps
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) MODAF
7 3 (6.52%) Validation
7 3 (6.52%) Zachman Framework
8 2 (4.35%) Project Management
8 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) Java
2 4 (8.70%) SQL
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) C#
4 2 (4.35%) PHP
4 2 (4.35%) Python
4 2 (4.35%) Ruby
5 1 (2.17%) C
5 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) Degree
2 2 (4.35%) ISEB
3 1 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) GDPR
Systems Management
1 1 (2.17%) Ansible
1 1 (2.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 11 (23.91%) ATG
2 10 (21.74%) SAP
3 4 (8.70%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.35%) hybris
4 2 (4.35%) Oracle
5 1 (2.17%) Adobe
5 1 (2.17%) Cognos
5 1 (2.17%) JD Edwards
5 1 (2.17%) RedPrairie