The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Cambridgeshire region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 59 49 40
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 19 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.27% 2.56% 3.71%
As % of the General category 6.10% 8.92% 13.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 13 15
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £178 £379
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £500 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.45 £22.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
-35.80% +20.00%
General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
164 213 220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.76% 28.74% 28.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 80 120
Average daily rate £345 £398 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.20% +6.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £254 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 20 27
Average hourly rate £37.50 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.73% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £10.55 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail
East of England

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough -2 3 £245 +19.51% 2
Cambridge -1 1 - - 5
Huntingdon - - - -
St Neots - - - -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 16 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 11 (28.95%) Finance
3 8 (21.05%) HTML
3 8 (21.05%) SAP
4 7 (18.42%) Internet
5 6 (15.79%) XML
5 6 (15.79%) Back Office
5 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (15.79%) SAP Retail
5 6 (15.79%) Marketing
6 5 (13.16%) ISEB
6 5 (13.16%) Dynamics NAV
7 4 (10.53%) JIRA
7 4 (10.53%) Copywriting
7 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
7 4 (10.53%) SEO
7 4 (10.53%) CSS
7 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
7 4 (10.53%) VPN
7 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
7 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.53%) Games
8 3 (7.89%) Logistics
8 3 (7.89%) Subversion
8 3 (7.89%) SAS
8 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
8 3 (7.89%) XHTML
8 3 (7.89%) Rapid Prototyping
8 3 (7.89%) SaaS
8 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 3 (7.89%) SAS
2 1 (2.63%) CMS
2 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.63%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.26%) RoboHelp
2 2 (5.26%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (15.79%) SAP Retail
2 5 (13.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (5.26%) SAP FI
4 1 (2.63%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) SaaS
2 1 (2.63%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) Internet
2 4 (10.53%) VPN
2 4 (10.53%) HTTPS
3 2 (5.26%) RFID
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.63%) Base SAS
1 1 (2.63%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (10.53%) JIRA
2 3 (7.89%) Firebug
2 3 (7.89%) Fiddler
2 3 (7.89%) Subversion
General
1 11 (28.95%) Finance
2 6 (15.79%) Back Office
2 6 (15.79%) Marketing
3 4 (10.53%) Games
4 1 (2.63%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Retail Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.63%) Advertising
4 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Business Analyst
2 8 (21.05%) Consultant
2 8 (21.05%) SAP Consultant
3 4 (10.53%) Test Leader
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Writer
3 4 (10.53%) Author
3 4 (10.53%) Technical Author
4 3 (7.89%) Insight Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Project Manager
5 2 (5.26%) SAS Insight Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (5.26%) SAS Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (5.26%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (2.63%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (21.05%) HTML
2 6 (15.79%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
4 3 (7.89%) XHTML
4 3 (7.89%) jQuery
4 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
5 2 (5.26%) Semantic HTML
5 2 (5.26%) REST
5 2 (5.26%) SAP PI
5 2 (5.26%) DOM
6 1 (2.63%) HTML5
6 1 (2.63%) CSS3
6 1 (2.63%) LESS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.53%) Copywriting
2 3 (7.89%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.63%) FMCG
3 1 (2.63%) W3C
3 1 (2.63%) Graphic Design
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (42.11%) E-Commerce
2 6 (15.79%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (10.53%) SEO
3 4 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (10.53%) Integration Testing
4 3 (7.89%) Logistics
4 3 (7.89%) Rapid Prototyping
4 3 (7.89%) Test Strategy
5 2 (5.26%) Data Mapping
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
6 1 (2.63%) CRM
6 1 (2.63%) Data Modelling
6 1 (2.63%) Web Design
6 1 (2.63%) Content Management
6 1 (2.63%) Automated Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.63%) Web Development
6 1 (2.63%) Web Testing
6 1 (2.63%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.63%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) ISEB
2 3 (7.89%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 2 (5.26%) ISEB Practitioner
4 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) SAP
2 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.63%) Adobe
3 1 (2.63%) Endeca
3 1 (2.63%) Sitecore
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