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 March 2015 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 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 37 27 48
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +21
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 12 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.63% 4.17% 0.24%
As % of the General category 4.55% 13.95% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 1
Average daily rate
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£338 £525 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +41.89%
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+61.29% -
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
44 86 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 13.92% 29.86% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 43 25
Average daily rate £338 £375 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +1.35%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 11 14
Average hourly rate - £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £22.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -13.72%

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 March 2015, 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 (36.36%) SAP
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (36.36%) SAP MRS
2 3 (27.27%) Migration
3 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
3 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) V-Model
3 2 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
3 2 (18.18%) CRM
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) ERP
3 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
3 2 (18.18%) User Stories
4 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
4 1 (9.09%) Grunt
4 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
4 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (9.09%) Kindle
4 1 (9.09%) Node.js
4 1 (9.09%) REST
4 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
4 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
4 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
4 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (9.09%) LESS
4 1 (9.09%) AngularJS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, 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 1 (9.09%) Node.js
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
1 1 (9.09%) MS Project
1 1 (9.09%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (36.36%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 4 (36.36%) SAP MRS
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 1 (9.09%) OLAP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Grunt
1 1 (9.09%) Karma Test Runner
1 1 (9.09%) Jasmine
1 1 (9.09%) Jenkins
1 1 (9.09%) Firebug
1 1 (9.09%) Fiddler
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
General
1 4 (36.36%) Manufacturing
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (18.18%) Business Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Developer
1 2 (18.18%) Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Business Systems Analyst
1 2 (18.18%) Systems Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Business Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
2 1 (9.09%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
2 1 (9.09%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Consultant
2 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
2 1 (9.09%) Contracts Manager
2 1 (9.09%) CRM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) LESS
1 1 (9.09%) AngularJS
1 1 (9.09%) Semantic HTML
1 1 (9.09%) CSS
1 1 (9.09%) XML
1 1 (9.09%) DOM
1 1 (9.09%) XHTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML
1 1 (9.09%) HTML5
1 1 (9.09%) MDX
1 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 1 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (9.09%) Kindle
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Migration
2 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Data Mapping
2 2 (18.18%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) V-Model
2 2 (18.18%) SAP Implementation
2 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Data Migration
2 2 (18.18%) CRM
2 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
2 2 (18.18%) ERP
2 2 (18.18%) Waterfall
2 2 (18.18%) User Stories
3 1 (9.09%) Project Governance
3 1 (9.09%) Process Improvement
3 1 (9.09%) Analytics
3 1 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (9.09%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) PHP
1 1 (9.09%) SQL
1 1 (9.09%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) VCP4
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) SAP
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
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