The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 1 July 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
1 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 31 33 46
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 13 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.46% 3.62% 2.95%
As % of the General category 12.00% 23.64% 14.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 11 9
Median daily rate £423 £425 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £382 £375 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £450 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.25
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.80%
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 Somerset region.

General Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
50 55 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 20.49% 15.32% 19.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 31 64
Median daily rate £390 £415 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.02% +27.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £319 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 3
Median hourly rate £35.00 £55.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.36% +62.52%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Somerset

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 1 July 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
Taunton +8 1 - -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 July 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 Somerset region with a requirement for Retail.

1 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) ATG
5 6 (26.09%) Magento
6 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
6 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
7 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (13.04%) Selenium
7 3 (13.04%) User Experience
7 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
8 2 (8.70%) Power BI
8 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
8 2 (8.70%) Tableau
8 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
8 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
8 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
8 2 (8.70%) User Stories
8 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
8 2 (8.70%) MDX
8 2 (8.70%) Banking
8 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
8 2 (8.70%) Advertising
8 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
8 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
8 2 (8.70%) Java
8 2 (8.70%) SOA

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset 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 2 (8.70%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (8.70%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Magento
2 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (4.35%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (17.39%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.70%) Power BI
3 1 (4.35%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
General
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
1 2 (8.70%) Banking
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Manager
1 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 7 (30.43%) Project Manager
2 5 (21.74%) Developer
3 4 (17.39%) Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Agile Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Retail Business Analyst
5 2 (8.70%) SOA Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) MDX
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) .NET
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) CSS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML
2 1 (4.35%) Laravel
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) User Experience
2 2 (8.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (60.87%) E-Commerce
2 13 (56.52%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (13.04%) Waterfall
6 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
6 2 (8.70%) CRM
6 2 (8.70%) ETL
6 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
6 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
6 2 (8.70%) SOA
6 2 (8.70%) User Stories
7 1 (4.35%) API Development
7 1 (4.35%) Migration
7 1 (4.35%) MVC
7 1 (4.35%) Security Operations
7 1 (4.35%) SEO
7 1 (4.35%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) C#
1 2 (8.70%) Java
2 1 (4.35%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) PHP
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) PCI DSS
1 1 (4.35%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Docker
1 1 (4.35%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (4.35%) Ansible
2 1 (4.35%) Mesos
2 1 (4.35%) Puppet
2 1 (4.35%) QRadar
2 1 (4.35%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) ATG
2 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.70%) Tableau
4 1 (4.35%) IBM
4 1 (4.35%) Oracle
4 1 (4.35%) SAP
4 1 (4.35%) VMware