The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
Somerset / Taunton
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 22 12 -
Rank change year-on-year -10 -  
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Taunton 1.85% 2.44% -
As % of the General category 25.00% 8.33% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £145 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.43% +5.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -23.80% +31.25%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Taunton with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Taunton
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 4 12 8
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Taunton 7.41% 29.27% 8.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 27 6
Median daily rate £224 £450 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.27% +30.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £385 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £925 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Taunton

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Taunton.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Taunton

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Taunton

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Taunton

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Taunton region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence

Retail
Co-occurring 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Structured Cabling
1 1 (100.00%) Wi-Fi
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Cabling Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Data Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Driving Licence