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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 10 16 20
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail 25 14 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 10.08% 6.76% 3.72%
As % of the General category 23.36% 15.22% 10.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 3 4
Median daily rate £275 £375 £409
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -8.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £355 £393
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £383 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.25 £14.45
% change year-on-year
+218.84% +19.41%
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
107 92 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 43.15% 44.44% 36.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 73 43 41
Median daily rate £350 £368 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% -6.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £175 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 6
Median hourly rate £36.50 £42.46 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-14.03% +117.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.85 £41.24 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £49.19 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Bournemouth +4 13 £300 - 1
Weymouth +1 10 £190 -49.33%
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 12 (36.36%) Cash Management
3 10 (30.30%) Big Data
3 10 (30.30%) Kafka
3 10 (30.30%) Blockchain
3 10 (30.30%) Apache Spark
3 10 (30.30%) Java
4 8 (24.24%) Banking
5 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
6 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
7 4 (12.12%) Unix
8 3 (9.09%) Windows
8 3 (9.09%) SQL
8 3 (9.09%) DataStage
8 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
8 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 3 (9.09%) Netezza
8 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
9 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
9 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
9 2 (6.06%) HTML5
9 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
9 2 (6.06%) User Stories
9 2 (6.06%) Tableau
9 2 (6.06%) Anaplan

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 10 (30.30%) Apache Spark
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) SAP BPC
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (30.30%) Big Data
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server
3 3 (9.09%) DataStage
4 2 (6.06%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (3.03%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (9.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 18 (54.55%) Finance
2 8 (24.24%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Legal
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (45.45%) Developer
2 14 (42.42%) Analyst
3 10 (30.30%) Java Developer
4 7 (21.21%) Business Analyst
4 7 (21.21%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Analyst
5 3 (9.09%) Technical Services Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) FX Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) Regulatory Business Analyst
6 2 (6.06%) UI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) DataStage Developer
7 1 (3.03%) DataStage ETL Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (3.03%) Oracle Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SAP Analyst
7 1 (3.03%) SQL BI Developer
7 1 (3.03%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (30.30%) Kafka
2 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.06%) CSS
2 2 (6.06%) HTML
2 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 1 (3.03%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 10 (30.30%) Blockchain
2 5 (15.15%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (9.09%) Mainframe
4 2 (6.06%) EPoS
4 2 (6.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.03%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 4 (12.12%) Unix
2 3 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (3.03%) Android
3 1 (3.03%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (36.36%) Cash Management
2 7 (21.21%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (15.15%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (9.09%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.09%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.06%) SDLC
6 2 (6.06%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.06%) User Stories
6 2 (6.06%) Waterfall
7 1 (3.03%) BCP
7 1 (3.03%) Business Continuity
7 1 (3.03%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.03%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.03%) Security Architecture
7 1 (3.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.03%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (30.30%) Java
2 3 (9.09%) SQL
3 1 (3.03%) C
3 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.03%) VB
3 1 (3.03%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
1 1 (3.03%) MCSA
1 1 (3.03%) MCSE
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (9.09%) Netezza
2 2 (6.06%) Anaplan
2 2 (6.06%) Hyperion
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.06%) Oracle
2 2 (6.06%) SAP
2 2 (6.06%) Tableau
3 1 (3.03%) Apple
3 1 (3.03%) IBM
3 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (3.03%) Samsung