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 27 May 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
27 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 30 35 53
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +18
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 2.46% 3.20% 1.77%
As % of the General category 10.17% 17.91% 7.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 7
Median daily rate £425 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.10% +42.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £384 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £440 £745 £583
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 £13.13 £22.00 £40.75
% change year-on-year
-40.34% -46.01%
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
59 67 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 24.18% 17.87% 22.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 36 76
Median daily rate £390 £425 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.23% +30.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £306 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £675 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 9 3
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £33.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% +9.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.06 £24.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.00%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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 +14 1 - -
Yeovil -5 1 £425 - 4
Retail
South West

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) E-Commerce
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 7 (30.43%) ATG
5 6 (26.09%) Magento
6 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
7 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
7 4 (17.39%) User Experience
7 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (13.04%) Selenium
8 3 (13.04%) Banking
8 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
8 3 (13.04%) Java
8 3 (13.04%) User Stories
9 2 (8.70%) Power BI
9 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
9 2 (8.70%) Tableau
9 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
9 2 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
9 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
9 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
9 2 (8.70%) SOA
9 2 (8.70%) ETL
9 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
9 2 (8.70%) SAP
9 2 (8.70%) CSS
9 2 (8.70%) Web Services
9 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
9 2 (8.70%) HTML
9 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse

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 1 (4.35%) CMS
1 1 (4.35%) Confluence
1 1 (4.35%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 6 (26.09%) Magento
2 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.70%) Power BI
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.35%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (4.35%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (13.04%) Selenium
2 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
3 1 (4.35%) Android Studio
3 1 (4.35%) Bitbucket
3 1 (4.35%) Eclipse
3 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (4.35%) IntelliJ
3 1 (4.35%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.35%) JIRA
General
1 3 (13.04%) Banking
2 2 (8.70%) Advertising
3 1 (4.35%) Electronics
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
3 1 (4.35%) Marketing
3 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (34.78%) Project Manager
2 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Manager
2 7 (30.43%) E-Commerce Project Manager
3 5 (21.74%) Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Digital Project Manager
4 3 (13.04%) Retail Business Analyst
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Selenium Tester
4 3 (13.04%) Tester
5 2 (8.70%) Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Business Developer
5 2 (8.70%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 2 (8.70%) SOA Architect
5 2 (8.70%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.35%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) MDX
1 2 (8.70%) Web Services
2 1 (4.35%) Android SDK
2 1 (4.35%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.35%) HTML5
2 1 (4.35%) iOS SDK
2 1 (4.35%) J2EE
2 1 (4.35%) J2ME
2 1 (4.35%) J2SE
2 1 (4.35%) JSON
2 1 (4.35%) Laravel
2 1 (4.35%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 4 (17.39%) Mobile App
1 4 (17.39%) User Experience
2 1 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.35%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
1 1 (4.35%) Apple iOS
1 1 (4.35%) Linux
1 1 (4.35%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (69.57%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (65.22%) E-Commerce
3 8 (34.78%) Project Management
4 5 (21.74%) Waterfall
5 4 (17.39%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (13.04%) User Stories
7 2 (8.70%) Agile Project Management
7 2 (8.70%) Automated Testing
7 2 (8.70%) ETL
7 2 (8.70%) ETL Development
7 2 (8.70%) Programme Management
7 2 (8.70%) Scrum
7 2 (8.70%) SOA
8 1 (4.35%) Content Management
8 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (4.35%) Migration
8 1 (4.35%) MVC
8 1 (4.35%) OO
8 1 (4.35%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (13.04%) Java
2 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.35%) PHP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) 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
Vendors
1 7 (30.43%) ATG
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.70%) SAP
2 2 (8.70%) Tableau
3 1 (4.35%) VMware