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 26 June 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 / Southampton
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 12 24 41
Rank change year-on-year +12 +17  
Contract jobs citing Retail 14 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Southampton 6.93% 3.23% 1.93%
As % of the General category 23.73% 20.00% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 3 6
Median daily rate £425 £500 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% +37.93%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £420 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £540 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.37%  

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 59 35 94
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Southampton 29.21% 16.13% 25.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 24 70
Median daily rate £338 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.62% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £228 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 6
Median hourly rate £13.80 £24.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.67% -10.90%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.60 £16.10 £20.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.90 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 26 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail in Southampton.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Southampton

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 7 (16.67%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) Back Office
4 6 (14.29%) SQL
4 6 (14.29%) SAP
4 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 6 (14.29%) TDD
4 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
5 5 (11.90%) SoapUI
5 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Selenium
5 5 (11.90%) ISEB
5 5 (11.90%) C#
5 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.52%) Windows
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) JIRA
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) BDD
7 3 (7.14%) Kanban
7 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Degree
7 3 (7.14%) CRM

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 1 (2.38%) Apache
1 1 (2.38%) JBoss
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) SAP Retail
2 1 (2.38%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.38%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (2.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.76%) DHCP
1 2 (4.76%) DNS
1 2 (4.76%) LAN
1 2 (4.76%) MPLS
1 2 (4.76%) WAN
2 1 (2.38%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.38%) Endeca
1 1 (2.38%) Lumira
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (2.38%) Relational Database
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.90%) Selenium
1 5 (11.90%) SoapUI
2 4 (9.52%) JIRA
3 1 (2.38%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (14.29%) Back Office
2 1 (2.38%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (21.43%) Architect
2 7 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (11.90%) Analyst
3 5 (11.90%) Project Manager
4 4 (9.52%) Test Engineer
5 3 (7.14%) Developer
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Architect
5 3 (7.14%) SAP Solutions Architect
5 3 (7.14%) Scrum Master
6 2 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) IT Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Network Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
6 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Analyst
6 2 (4.76%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) Endeca Developer
7 1 (2.38%) Retail Business Analyst
7 1 (2.38%) SQL Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.76%) .NET
1 2 (4.76%) SOAP
2 1 (2.38%) J2EE
2 1 (2.38%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (2.38%) REST
2 1 (2.38%) SAML
2 1 (2.38%) Velocity
2 1 (2.38%) Web Services
2 1 (2.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.76%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 4 (9.52%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (38.10%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (30.95%) Scrum
3 7 (16.67%) SDLC
4 6 (14.29%) TDD
4 6 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 5 (11.90%) Software Testing
5 5 (11.90%) Test Scripting
6 4 (9.52%) BDD
6 4 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 4 (9.52%) Coaching
6 4 (9.52%) E-Commerce
6 4 (9.52%) Test Planning
7 3 (7.14%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.14%) Change Management
7 3 (7.14%) CRM
7 3 (7.14%) Exploratory Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Kanban
7 3 (7.14%) Performance Testing
7 3 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 3 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.29%) SQL
2 5 (11.90%) C#
3 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
4 3 (7.14%) Java
5 2 (4.76%) JavaScript
5 2 (4.76%) PHP
5 2 (4.76%) Python
5 2 (4.76%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (11.90%) ISEB
2 3 (7.14%) Degree
3 1 (2.38%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (2.38%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.38%) Ansible
1 1 (2.38%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 6 (14.29%) SAP
2 2 (4.76%) ATG
2 2 (4.76%) Cisco
3 1 (2.38%) Adobe
3 1 (2.38%) Oracle
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