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 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 17 17 25
Rank change year-on-year
0 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 10 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 4.73% 5.52% 1.45%
As % of the General category 22.22% 11.49% 4.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 1
Median daily rate £363 £550 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.09% +46.66%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £408
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £14.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
-3.57% +12.00%
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
36 87 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 21.30% 48.07% 36.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 40 47
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £238 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £550 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 10 1
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.50%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £28.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
-13.15% +18.75%

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 7 December 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 7 December 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 - 5 £425 - 2
Weymouth 0 2 - - 1
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 7 December 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 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 26 (63.41%) Cash Management
3 24 (58.54%) Banking
4 17 (41.46%) Big Data
4 17 (41.46%) Kafka
4 17 (41.46%) Apache Spark
4 17 (41.46%) Blockchain
4 17 (41.46%) Java
5 9 (21.95%) CSS
5 9 (21.95%) HTML
5 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
5 9 (21.95%) HTML5
6 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
7 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
8 3 (7.32%) VBA
8 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (7.32%) EPoS
8 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (4.88%) SLA
9 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
9 2 (4.88%) ERP
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 2 (4.88%) SAP
9 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
9 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
9 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.44%) Drupal
10 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (2.44%) Performance Management

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 17 (41.46%) Apache Spark
2 1 (2.44%) CMS
2 1 (2.44%) Drupal
Applications
1 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.44%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (41.46%) Big Data
2 6 (14.63%) SQL Server
3 3 (7.32%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.44%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 4 (9.76%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 28 (68.29%) Finance
2 24 (58.54%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (68.29%) Developer
2 17 (41.46%) Java Developer
3 11 (26.83%) Analyst
4 9 (21.95%) UI Developer
5 6 (14.63%) Angular Developer
6 5 (12.20%) Service Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support
7 3 (7.32%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Business Analyst
7 3 (7.32%) Support Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Business Intelligence Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Data Analyst
8 2 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 1 (2.44%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Data Business Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) Drupal Developer
9 1 (2.44%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 1 (2.44%) Oracle Analyst
9 1 (2.44%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (41.46%) Kafka
2 9 (21.95%) AngularJS
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
2 9 (21.95%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 17 (41.46%) Blockchain
2 3 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.32%) EPoS
3 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (63.41%) Cash Management
2 3 (7.32%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (4.88%) ERP
3 2 (4.88%) Problem Management
4 1 (2.44%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (2.44%) Asset Management
4 1 (2.44%) Data Management
4 1 (2.44%) Front End Development
4 1 (2.44%) Logistics
4 1 (2.44%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.44%) Procure-to-Pay
4 1 (2.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (2.44%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (2.44%) User Stories
4 1 (2.44%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 17 (41.46%) Java
2 3 (7.32%) VBA
3 1 (2.44%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (4.88%) JD Edwards
1 2 (4.88%) Microsoft
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle
1 2 (4.88%) SAP
2 1 (2.44%) Anaplan
2 1 (2.44%) Apple
2 1 (2.44%) Hyperion