The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 39 37 25
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 3 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.61% 0.95% 4.49%
As % of the General category 11.54% 6.00% 13.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 3 7
Average daily rate £425 £350 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £250 £431
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £370 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £398
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
Retail
Cambridgeshire

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

General Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
52 50 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.98% 15.87% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 33 45
Average daily rate £425 £350 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £170 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £500 £563
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 7
Average hourly rate - £40.00 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +5.26%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 8 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 6 (37.50%) SAP
5 5 (31.25%) Oracle
5 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
5 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (25.00%) SAP PI
6 4 (25.00%) Pega
6 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
6 4 (25.00%) Social Media
6 4 (25.00%) hybris
6 4 (25.00%) Solvency II
6 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (25.00%) Guidewire
6 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (25.00%) Content Management
6 4 (25.00%) Banking
6 4 (25.00%) Migration
6 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (25.00%) FatWire
6 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 4 (25.00%) CRM
6 4 (25.00%) SOA
6 4 (25.00%) Middleware
6 4 (25.00%) Adobe
6 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (31.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (25.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Excel
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (50.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (12.50%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (31.25%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (12.50%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (12.50%) SAP BW
3 1 (6.25%) DataStage
3 1 (6.25%) DB2
3 1 (6.25%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (6.25%) RDBMS
3 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Bower
1 1 (6.25%) Grunt
1 1 (6.25%) gulp
General
1 10 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 1 (6.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (43.75%) Consultant
2 5 (31.25%) Dynamics NAV Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Microsoft Consultant
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 4 (25.00%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 2 (12.50%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
5 2 (12.50%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (12.50%) SAP ISU Consultant
6 1 (6.25%) DataStage Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ERP Manager
6 1 (6.25%) ERP Project Manager
6 1 (6.25%) JavaScript Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) Middleware
1 4 (25.00%) SAP PI
2 1 (6.25%) CSS
2 1 (6.25%) HTML
2 1 (6.25%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Digital Media
1 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (25.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (25.00%) SCADA
1 4 (25.00%) Social Media
2 1 (6.25%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (25.00%) Content Management
2 4 (25.00%) CRM
2 4 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 4 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
2 4 (25.00%) SOA
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) ERP
4 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 2 (12.50%) Project Management
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (6.25%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Dependency Management
5 1 (6.25%) Logistics
5 1 (6.25%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (25.00%) Solvency II
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) Microsoft
2 6 (37.50%) SAP
3 5 (31.25%) Oracle
4 4 (25.00%) Adobe
4 4 (25.00%) FatWire
4 4 (25.00%) Guidewire
4 4 (25.00%) hybris
4 4 (25.00%) MuleSoft
4 4 (25.00%) Pega
4 4 (25.00%) Sitecore
5 1 (6.25%) IBM
5 1 (6.25%) Netezza
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