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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 34 34 48
Rank change year-on-year
0 +14
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 2.12% 2.74% 0.22%
As % of the General category 9.59% 12.33% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 0
Average daily rate
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£330 £475 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.52% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.61 £14.13 £6.50
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +117.30%
Retail
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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
73 73 107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 22.12% 22.19% 23.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 37 53
Average daily rate £306 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-27.94% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £300 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £558 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 10
Average hourly rate £37.50 £42.50 £38.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +11.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £37.80 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £55.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014, 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 4 (33.33%) SAP
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (33.33%) SAP MRS
2 3 (25.00%) HTML5
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
2 3 (25.00%) SEO
2 3 (25.00%) CSS
2 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (25.00%) HTML
3 2 (16.67%) ERP
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) CMS
3 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (16.67%) Web Design
3 2 (16.67%) Content Management
3 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) CRM
3 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
3 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
3 2 (16.67%) W3C
3 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
3 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
3 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
3 2 (16.67%) CSS3

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 2 (16.67%) CMS
1 2 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
2 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) Adobe Illustrator
1 2 (16.67%) Photoshop
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (8.33%) MS Project
2 1 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (33.33%) SAP MRS
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (8.33%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Grunt
1 1 (8.33%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (8.33%) Jasmine
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Firebug
1 1 (8.33%) Fiddler
1 1 (8.33%) Subversion
General
1 4 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 3 (25.00%) Marketing
3 2 (16.67%) Advertising
3 2 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (8.33%) Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 2 (16.67%) Business Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Developer
1 2 (16.67%) Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Systems Analyst
1 2 (16.67%) Designer
1 2 (16.67%) Digital Designer
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (8.33%) Consultant
2 1 (8.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (8.33%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) HTML5
1 3 (25.00%) CSS
1 3 (25.00%) HTML
2 2 (16.67%) CSS3
3 1 (8.33%) LESS
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) Semantic HTML
3 1 (8.33%) REST
3 1 (8.33%) MDX
3 1 (8.33%) jQuery
3 1 (8.33%) XML
3 1 (8.33%) DOM
3 1 (8.33%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) W3C
1 2 (16.67%) Graphic Design
1 2 (16.67%) User Experience
2 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (8.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) SEO
1 3 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (16.67%) ERP
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Web Design
2 2 (16.67%) Content Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) CRM
2 2 (16.67%) Business Analysis
2 2 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (16.67%) Data Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Data Mapping
2 2 (16.67%) Waterfall
2 2 (16.67%) User Stories
2 2 (16.67%) V-Model
3 1 (8.33%) Process Improvement
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Rapid Prototyping
3 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PHP
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) SAP
2 2 (16.67%) Sitecore
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
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