The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Dorset region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank - 18 21
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 11 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset - 5.88% 3.92%
As % of the General category - 13.58% 6.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 9
Average daily rate - £260 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.71%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £386 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.55% +0.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.50%
General Category
Dorset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 81 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 36.36% 43.32% 56.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 51 102
Average daily rate £425 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £290 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £551 £685 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 6
Average hourly rate £42.50 £27.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+57.40% +8.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +6.00%
Retail
South West

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 17 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth - - - - 4
Poole - - - - 4
Weymouth - - - -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (33.33%) Wholesale Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, 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.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS PowerPoint
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Banking
1 1 (33.33%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Project Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) J2EE
1 1 (33.33%) EJB
1 1 (33.33%) JSP
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) REST
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
1 1 (33.33%) UML
1 1 (33.33%) OO
1 1 (33.33%) E-Commerce
1 1 (33.33%) EAI
1 1 (33.33%) SOA
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (33.33%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
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Posted: 20 days ago