The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Taunton region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 12 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +13
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 2.44% 4.00% 1.85%
As % of the General category 7.69% 22.73% 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 3
Median daily rate - £675 £538
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +25.58%
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 £20.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -60.00%
Retail
Somerset

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

General Category
Taunton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
13 22 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Taunton 31.71% 17.60% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 17 38
Median daily rate £408 £520 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.58% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £297 £321 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £745 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.06 £24.25 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+7.46% -3.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Taunton

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Taunton

Retail
Top 4 Related IT Skills in Taunton

For the 6 months to 30 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Taunton 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Deployment Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) VMware