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 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 25 33 41
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +8
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 14 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 4.70% 2.65%
As % of the General category 23.08% 22.22% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 13 3
Median daily rate £438 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £285 £372
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £479 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £17.00 £12.42
% change year-on-year
+217.64% +36.87%
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
39 63 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 16.39% 21.14% 25.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 34 67
Median daily rate £375 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 4
Median hourly rate £37.75 £55.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-31.36% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.95 £43.30 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.45 £55.00 £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £23.75 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.47% +7.95%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Somerset

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram 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 24 August 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
Weston-super-Mare - 1 - -
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 4 (21.05%) ATG
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
5 3 (15.79%) Banking
5 3 (15.79%) Magento
6 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
6 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) User Experience
6 2 (10.53%) QRadar
6 2 (10.53%) RSA Archer
6 2 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
6 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
6 2 (10.53%) C#
6 2 (10.53%) SQL
6 2 (10.53%) CRM
6 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
6 2 (10.53%) Migration
6 2 (10.53%) IBM
6 2 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
7 1 (5.26%) MDX
7 1 (5.26%) SAP LE
7 1 (5.26%) Selenium

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 (10.53%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (10.53%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 3 (15.79%) Magento
2 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (5.26%) SAP APO
3 1 (5.26%) SAP LE
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (5.26%) Power BI
2 1 (5.26%) SAP HANA
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Visual Studio
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
General
1 3 (15.79%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce Manager
1 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce Project Manager
1 5 (26.32%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Digital Project Manager
3 2 (10.53%) CRM Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 2 (10.53%) IT Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) IT Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Tester
4 1 (5.26%) .NET Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) SAP APO Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) SAP Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Test Manager
4 1 (5.26%) SQL DBA
4 1 (5.26%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) MDX
1 1 (5.26%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) User Experience
2 1 (5.26%) EPoS
2 1 (5.26%) FMCG
2 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 7 (36.84%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (31.58%) Project Management
4 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) Agile Project Management
5 2 (10.53%) CRM
5 2 (10.53%) Data Loss Prevention
5 2 (10.53%) Migration
5 2 (10.53%) SIEM
6 1 (5.26%) Anti-Money Laundering
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) ETL
6 1 (5.26%) ETL Development
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
6 1 (5.26%) Scrum
6 1 (5.26%) Security Operations
6 1 (5.26%) SEO
6 1 (5.26%) SOA
6 1 (5.26%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) C#
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) ABAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) QRadar
1 2 (10.53%) RSA Archer
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) ATG
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 2 (10.53%) IBM
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) SAP
4 1 (5.26%) Tableau
4 1 (5.26%) VMware