Period
to 19 February 2018

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 6 months to 19 February 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
Hampshire > Southampton
6 months to
19 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 19 15 40
Rank change year-on-year -4 +25 +22
Contract jobs citing Retail 31 37 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.92% 7.23% 4.01%
As % of the General category 29.81% 28.03% 18.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 21 29
Southampton median daily rate £388 £467 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.02% -28.15% +44.44%
10th Percentile £105 £413 £304
90th Percentile £538 £538 £700
Hampshire median daily rate £459 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.94% +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Southampton median hourly rate - - -
Hampshire median hourly rate £18.00 - £10.50

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 Southampton with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Southampton
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 104 132 133
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 23.21% 25.78% 22.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 67 86 85
Southampton median daily rate £463 £425 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.82% +21.43% -25.13%
10th Percentile £151 £213 £256
90th Percentile £615 £588 £613
Hampshire median daily rate £400 £395 £398
% change year-on-year +1.27% -0.63% +6.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 11
Southampton median hourly rate £44.00 £25.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +72.55% -36.25% +101.26%
10th Percentile £42.14 £12.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.67 £41.28 £48.23
Hampshire median hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% -36.47% +70.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Southampton

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

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 6 months to 19 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Southampton

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Southampton

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Southampton

For the 6 months to 19 February 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 Southampton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum
2 7 (22.58%) .NET
3 6 (19.35%) C#
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
3 6 (19.35%) Office 365
4 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
4 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
5 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
5 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
5 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 4 (12.90%) EPoS
5 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
5 4 (12.90%) Finance
5 4 (12.90%) Migration
6 3 (9.68%) Back Office
6 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
6 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
6 3 (9.68%) OO
6 3 (9.68%) Project Management
6 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
6 3 (9.68%) WPF
6 3 (9.68%) Runbook
7 2 (6.45%) Skype
7 2 (6.45%) OneDrive
7 2 (6.45%) Service Design

Retail
Co-occurring 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 2 (6.45%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.45%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) JBoss
2 1 (3.23%) OpenStack
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (3.23%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) Office 365
2 4 (12.90%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (6.45%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (6.45%) IaaS
4 2 (6.45%) OneDrive
4 2 (6.45%) PaaS
5 1 (3.23%) SaaS
5 1 (3.23%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.45%) Intranet
1 2 (6.45%) Skype
2 1 (3.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (12.90%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 4 (12.90%) Jenkins
3 2 (6.45%) Selenium
3 2 (6.45%) SoapUI
4 1 (3.23%) Cucumber
4 1 (3.23%) Gatling
4 1 (3.23%) JIRA
4 1 (3.23%) JMeter
4 1 (3.23%) LoadRunner
4 1 (3.23%) Maven
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Back Office
3 2 (6.45%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 9 (29.03%) Project Manager
2 6 (19.35%) Developer
3 3 (9.68%) C# Developer
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Infrastructure Project Manager
3 3 (9.68%) Senior Developer
4 2 (6.45%) Agile Project Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Break Fix Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Commercial Manager
4 2 (6.45%) DevOps Manager
4 2 (6.45%) EPoS Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Office 365 Manager
4 2 (6.45%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Automation Tester
5 1 (3.23%) C# WPF Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Commercial Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Digital Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) GDPR Project Manager
5 1 (3.23%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 3 (9.68%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.68%) WPF
3 2 (6.45%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.45%) HTML
3 2 (6.45%) HTML5
3 2 (6.45%) JSON
3 2 (6.45%) Node.js
3 2 (6.45%) REST
3 2 (6.45%) SOAP
3 2 (6.45%) WCF
3 2 (6.45%) Web Services
3 2 (6.45%) WinForms
4 1 (3.23%) .NET Core
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.23%) CSS
4 1 (3.23%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.23%) J2EE
4 1 (3.23%) OAuth
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) EPoS
2 2 (6.45%) CCTV
3 1 (3.23%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.23%) Contactless
3 1 (3.23%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (3.23%) Graphic Design
3 1 (3.23%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (22.58%) Scrum
2 7 (22.58%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (16.13%) Test Automation
4 4 (12.90%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) OO
5 3 (9.68%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.68%) Project Management
5 3 (9.68%) Runbook
6 2 (6.45%) Break/Fix
6 2 (6.45%) E-Commerce
6 2 (6.45%) GAP Analysis
6 2 (6.45%) ITIL
6 2 (6.45%) OOD
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Assessment
6 2 (6.45%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Design
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (19.35%) C#
2 3 (9.68%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.45%) Groovy
3 2 (6.45%) Java
4 1 (3.23%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.23%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.23%) SQL
4 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.45%) AWS Certification
1 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) ISEB
2 1 (3.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) GDPR
1 1 (3.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 2 (6.45%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) Ansible
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.45%) ATG
3 1 (3.23%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.23%) SAP