The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Portsmouth region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 20 January 2017 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Hampshire / Portsmouth
Rank - 23 12
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth - 1.46% 6.93%
As % of the General category - 6.45% 35.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 5
Median daily rate - - £363
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £10.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Portsmouth region.

General Category
Portsmouth
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
33 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Portsmouth 23.40% 22.63% 19.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 14 9
Median daily rate £325 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £245 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £412 £401 £408
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 6
Median hourly rate £46.50 £28.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+63.15% +42.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.00 £10.50 £8.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.83 £32.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +25.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Portsmouth region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Portsmouth region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Portsmouth region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Portsmouth

Retail
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, 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 Portsmouth region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) 4G

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) 3G
1 1 (100.00%) 4G
1 1 (100.00%) VoIP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (100.00%) Technical Support Analyst
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Apple