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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 21 28 29
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 3.61% 2.23% 1.09%
As % of the General category 7.53% 6.33% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £388 £405 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.32% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £400 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £447 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
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
93 79 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 47.94% 35.27% 39.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 45 32
Average daily rate £425 £393 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% -4.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £255 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £640 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 2 10
Average hourly rate £42.25 £15.63 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+170.40% -51.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £11.33 £16.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.00 £19.93 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.86 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+30.21% +15.55%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Dorset region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 9 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Weymouth - 2 - -
Bournemouth +2 1 £375 -8.53% 2
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 3 (21.43%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 2 (14.29%) DataStage
4 2 (14.29%) Finance
4 2 (14.29%) Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) IIS
4 2 (14.29%) ETL
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Netezza
4 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) JIRA
5 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
5 1 (7.14%) SCOM
5 1 (7.14%) Mason
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
5 1 (7.14%) Summit
5 1 (7.14%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
5 1 (7.14%) EPoS
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (7.14%) FTP
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Windows

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Dorset region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (14.29%) IIS
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (7.14%) Summit
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (14.29%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Finance
1 2 (14.29%) Retail Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Analyst
2 6 (42.86%) Service Analyst
3 2 (14.29%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) DataStage Developer
4 1 (7.14%) PMO Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com Business Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Summit Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.14%) Mason
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) EPoS
1 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.14%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (14.29%) ETL
2 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
2 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (7.14%) ERP
2 1 (7.14%) ITIL
2 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
2 1 (7.14%) Service Management
2 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) ANSI SQL
2 1 (7.14%) VB
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle
2 2 (14.29%) IBM
2 2 (14.29%) Netezza
3 1 (7.14%) LANDesk
3 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Salesforce.com
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £350 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Ageas Retail Limited - Bournemouth Office
Rate: up to £60,000 + benefits
Posted: 14 days ago