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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 5 32 20
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail 32 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 15.17% 1.62% 5.30%
As % of the General category 37.65% 4.17% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 1 5
Median daily rate £325 £550 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-40.90% +40.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £550 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £550 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.17
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.71%
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
85 96 104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 40.28% 38.87% 39.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 41 48
Median daily rate £325 £418 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.15% +17.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £182 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £550 £509
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 18 4
Median hourly rate - £42.46 £41.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.98%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 - 24 £325 - 2
Weymouth +1 6 £195 - 1
Poole - 1 £325 - 3
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 29 (56.86%) Cash Management
3 23 (45.10%) Banking
4 20 (39.22%) Java
4 20 (39.22%) Big Data
4 20 (39.22%) Kafka
4 20 (39.22%) Apache Spark
4 20 (39.22%) Blockchain
5 9 (17.65%) HTML
5 9 (17.65%) CSS
5 9 (17.65%) HTML5
5 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
6 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
7 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
9 4 (7.84%) EPoS
10 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
10 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
10 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
10 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
10 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
11 2 (3.92%) Anaplan
11 2 (3.92%) User Stories
11 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC
11 2 (3.92%) Tableau
11 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
11 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX

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 20 (39.22%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.96%) CMS
2 1 (1.96%) Drupal
2 1 (1.96%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (3.92%) Dynamics AX
1 2 (3.92%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (39.22%) Big Data
2 7 (13.73%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.92%) DataStage
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 34 (66.67%) Finance
2 23 (45.10%) Banking
3 1 (1.96%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (64.71%) Developer
2 20 (39.22%) Java Developer
3 14 (27.45%) Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) UI Developer
5 8 (15.69%) Service Analyst
6 6 (11.76%) Angular Developer
7 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support
8 2 (3.92%) Applications Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Service Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Services Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (1.96%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 1 (1.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (1.96%) SAP Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Systems Support Analyst
9 1 (1.96%) Tableau Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (39.22%) Kafka
2 9 (17.65%) AngularJS
2 9 (17.65%) CSS
2 9 (17.65%) HTML
2 9 (17.65%) HTML5
3 1 (1.96%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (39.22%) Blockchain
2 4 (7.84%) EPoS
3 3 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (3.92%) Mainframe
5 1 (1.96%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.96%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Unix
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Android
2 1 (1.96%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (56.86%) Cash Management
2 6 (11.76%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.88%) Performance Management
4 3 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (3.92%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (3.92%) ERP
5 2 (3.92%) User Acceptance Testing
5 2 (3.92%) User Stories
5 2 (3.92%) Waterfall
6 1 (1.96%) Asset Management
6 1 (1.96%) Customer Analytics
6 1 (1.96%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (1.96%) Feasibility Study
6 1 (1.96%) Front End Development
6 1 (1.96%) Logistics
6 1 (1.96%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.96%) Mobile Development
6 1 (1.96%) Procure-to-Pay
6 1 (1.96%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (39.22%) Java
2 2 (3.92%) SQL
3 1 (1.96%) C
3 1 (1.96%) PHP
3 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.96%) VB
3 1 (1.96%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.92%) SLA
2 1 (1.96%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
2 2 (3.92%) Anaplan
2 2 (3.92%) Hyperion
2 2 (3.92%) JD Edwards
2 2 (3.92%) Netezza
2 2 (3.92%) Oracle
2 2 (3.92%) SAP
2 2 (3.92%) Tableau
3 1 (1.96%) Apple
3 1 (1.96%) Samsung