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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 32 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 18 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.41% 3.85% 0.75%
As % of the General category 15.38% 19.78% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 18 2
Median daily rate £425 £381 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.47% +33.77%
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 £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
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
78 91 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.16% 19.44% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 55 49
Median daily rate £425 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £275 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 5
Median hourly rate £29.75 £40.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.62% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £32.50 £26.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £40.00 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Cambridge region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram 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 26 June 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Retail Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
3 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
4 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
5 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Migration
6 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
6 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 3 (16.67%) Project Management
6 3 (16.67%) ERP
6 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
7 2 (11.11%) Contactless
7 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
7 2 (11.11%) ISEB
7 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
7 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
7 2 (11.11%) SQL
7 2 (11.11%) SAP
7 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
7 2 (11.11%) EMV
7 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
7 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
7 2 (11.11%) NFC
7 2 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
8 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
8 1 (5.56%) Degree

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 (5.56%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 1 (5.56%) MS Office
1 1 (5.56%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (11.11%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.11%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (11.11%) Data Mining
1 2 (11.11%) SAP BW
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) HP UFT
1 1 (5.56%) MSTest
General
1 9 (50.00%) Banking
2 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 7 (38.89%) Retail Banking
3 2 (11.11%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.56%) Advertising
4 1 (5.56%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (27.78%) Analyst
2 4 (22.22%) Test Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP Functional Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) SAP ISU Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) .NET Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Automation Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Defect Manager
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Manager
5 1 (5.56%) ERP Project Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Inside Sales Executive
5 1 (5.56%) Internal Sales Executive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.56%) .NET
1 1 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 1 (5.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (5.56%) REST
1 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.11%) Contactless
1 2 (11.11%) EMV
2 1 (5.56%) FMCG
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 5 (27.78%) Functional Testing
3 4 (22.22%) Migration
3 4 (22.22%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (16.67%) ERP
4 3 (16.67%) Manual Testing
4 3 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (16.67%) Test Planning
5 2 (11.11%) E-Commerce
5 2 (11.11%) PRINCE2
6 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.56%) B2C
6 1 (5.56%) Data Mapping
6 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.56%) Defect Management
6 1 (5.56%) Logistics
6 1 (5.56%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (5.56%) Supplier Management
6 1 (5.56%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) C
2 1 (5.56%) T-SQL
2 1 (5.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (11.11%) ISEB
2 1 (5.56%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 1 (5.56%) HP