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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 23 20 17
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 1.43% 3.98% 6.75%
As % of the General category 3.66% 10.61% 14.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 3
Average daily rate
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£419 £221 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.26% -59.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £91 £390
10% offered a daily rate of more than £454 £376 £770
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £6.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.61 £14.13 £6.50
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +117.30%
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
82 66 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Dorset 39.05% 37.50% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 34 46
Average daily rate £363 £376 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.65% +0.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £100 £324
10% offered a daily rate of more than £615 £500 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 3
Average hourly rate £40.00 £32.00 £9.02
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +254.96%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 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
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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
Poole - 2 £375 - 3
Weymouth - - - -
Bournemouth - - - - 2
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 7 (41.18%) Migration
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) UNIX
2 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 5 (29.41%) NFS
2 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 5 (29.41%) SSH
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Korn
3 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
3 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) DNS
3 4 (23.53%) Ingres
3 4 (23.53%) VMS
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Apache
3 4 (23.53%) HTTPS
3 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
3 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (23.53%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Photoshop
1 1 (5.88%) MS Project
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) SSH
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) HTTPS
3 3 (17.65%) SAN
3 3 (17.65%) PuTTY
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) Relational Database
1 4 (23.53%) Ingres
1 4 (23.53%) RDBMS
2 3 (17.65%) JasperReports
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) PHPUnit
2 1 (5.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 5 (29.41%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (47.06%) Developer
2 7 (41.18%) Analyst
2 7 (41.18%) Business Analyst
3 5 (29.41%) Applications Developer
4 3 (17.65%) Applications Architect
4 3 (17.65%) Architect
5 2 (11.76%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (11.76%) Lead Developer
5 2 (11.76%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Coordinator
6 1 (5.88%) Financial Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Excel Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Process Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
6 1 (5.88%) Business Process Analyst
6 1 (5.88%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com Developer
6 1 (5.88%) Lead Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) CSS
1 4 (23.53%) HTML
2 3 (17.65%) JDBC
2 3 (17.65%) Web Services
2 3 (17.65%) CGI
2 3 (17.65%) DAO
2 3 (17.65%) Hibernate
2 3 (17.65%) Laravel
3 1 (5.88%) Ajax
3 1 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (5.88%) CSS3
3 1 (5.88%) HTML5
3 1 (5.88%) Mason
3 1 (5.88%) Visualforce
3 1 (5.88%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) N-Tier
3 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) UNIX
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 4 (23.53%) VMS
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (5.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Migration
1 7 (41.18%) Business Analysis
2 5 (29.41%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (29.41%) Change Management
3 4 (23.53%) Change Control
3 4 (23.53%) Validation
3 4 (23.53%) Business Continuity
3 4 (23.53%) OO
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
4 3 (17.65%) E-Commerce
4 3 (17.65%) MVC
4 3 (17.65%) Enterprise Architecture
5 2 (11.76%) Data Migration
5 2 (11.76%) Waterfall
5 2 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (11.76%) Data Modelling
6 1 (5.88%) Project Management
6 1 (5.88%) Workflow
6 1 (5.88%) Responsive Web Design
6 1 (5.88%) Data Mapping
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
2 5 (29.41%) Korn
3 4 (23.53%) Bash Shell
3 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
3 4 (23.53%) Perl
3 4 (23.53%) PHP
4 3 (17.65%) Java
5 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
5 1 (5.88%) VB
5 1 (5.88%) VBA
5 1 (5.88%) AWK
5 1 (5.88%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) NFS
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (23.53%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) VMware
2 1 (5.88%) Salesforce.com
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