The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Dorset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 9 -
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 23 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.09% 11.56% -
As % of the General category 8.42% 30.26% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 6 0
Median daily rate £300 £515 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-41.74% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
Retail
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Dorset region.

General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
95 76 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.68% 38.19% 35.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 36
Median daily rate £428 £475 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.04% +11.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £315 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £600 £551
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 5 9
Median hourly rate £40.00 £30.08 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.97% -29.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Dorset region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Dorset region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Dorset

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Dorset

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Dorset

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth -1 3 - -
Bournemouth -10 1 £220 -57.28% 3
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, 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 Dorset region with a requirement for Retail.

1 3 (20.00%) DataStage
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
1 3 (20.00%) IIS
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) ETL
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
1 3 (20.00%) Netezza
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
3 1 (6.67%) MCSE
3 1 (6.67%) MCSA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset 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 (20.00%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 3 (20.00%) DataStage
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 3 (20.00%) Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Investment Banking
2 2 (13.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
3 1 (6.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Analyst
2 4 (26.67%) Service Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 3 (20.00%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 2 (13.33%) DataStage Developer
4 2 (13.33%) FX Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Regulatory Business Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) DataStage ETL Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architect
5 1 (6.67%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
5 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
5 1 (6.67%) Summit Consultant
5 1 (6.67%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.67%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) Windows
3 1 (6.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Business Analysis
1 3 (20.00%) ETL
2 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (13.33%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (13.33%) SDLC
3 1 (6.67%) BCP
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
3 1 (6.67%) Configuration Management
3 1 (6.67%) Data Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) ITIL
3 1 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (6.67%) MCSA
1 1 (6.67%) MCSE
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) IBM
1 3 (20.00%) Netezza
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) Salesforce.com