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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 35 42
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 3.19% 2.47% 0.26%
As % of the General category 16.92% 11.25% 0.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 1
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£375 £325 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -12.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £389
% change year-on-year
- +2.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-17.77% -
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
65 80 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.84% 21.92% 26.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 40 31
Average daily rate £375 £300 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £195 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £468 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 19
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +10.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.50 £35.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.25 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-4.00% -5.66%

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 24 April 2015.

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 24 April 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 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) CRM
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) RAD
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
4 5 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
5 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Kindle
7 2 (13.33%) Java EE
7 2 (13.33%) Degree
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
7 2 (13.33%) ERP
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) HTTP
7 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
7 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
7 2 (13.33%) Linux
7 2 (13.33%) C
7 2 (13.33%) C++
7 2 (13.33%) Servlets
7 2 (13.33%) Java
7 2 (13.33%) Oracle

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (6.67%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 5 (33.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
1 1 (6.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) HTTP
1 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (6.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.67%) OLAP
1 1 (6.67%) MySQL
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Firebug
1 1 (6.67%) Fiddler
1 1 (6.67%) Subversion
1 1 (6.67%) Jasmine
1 1 (6.67%) Jenkins
1 1 (6.67%) Grunt
1 1 (6.67%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 5 (33.33%) Manufacturing
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Law
2 1 (6.67%) Marketing
2 1 (6.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Business Analyst
1 7 (46.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Project Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Software Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (13.33%) Lead Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Systems Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Business Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (6.67%) CRM Consultant
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) SAP Project Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) Java EE
1 2 (13.33%) Servlets
2 1 (6.67%) CSS
2 1 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) DOM
2 1 (6.67%) HTML
2 1 (6.67%) XHTML
2 1 (6.67%) jQuery
2 1 (6.67%) HTML5
2 1 (6.67%) LESS
2 1 (6.67%) AngularJS
2 1 (6.67%) Semantic HTML
2 1 (6.67%) MDX
2 1 (6.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Kindle
2 1 (6.67%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (60.00%) PRINCE2
1 9 (60.00%) Project Management
1 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) CRM
2 7 (46.67%) Business Analysis
3 6 (40.00%) RAD
3 6 (40.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
5 4 (26.67%) E-Commerce
6 3 (20.00%) Migration
7 2 (13.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
7 2 (13.33%) ERP
7 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
8 1 (6.67%) OO
8 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (6.67%) SEO
8 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 1 (6.67%) Data Mapping
8 1 (6.67%) V-Model
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) C
1 2 (13.33%) C++
1 2 (13.33%) Java
2 1 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.67%) PHP
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (6.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) PMP
2 1 (6.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (26.67%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (13.33%) Oracle
2 1 (6.67%) SAP
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