The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 48 60 62
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 18 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 1.20% 2.13% 1.06%
As % of the General category 5.22% 10.53% 5.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 4
Median daily rate £108 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-72.25% +10.71%
UK excluding London median daily rate £403 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+0.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £17.00 £12.96
% change year-on-year
+217.64% +31.17%
Retail
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cambridgeshire region.

General Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
134 171 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 22.98% 20.21% 19.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 80 94
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £253 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £628 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 14 20
Median hourly rate £40.00 £32.50 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -12.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.03 £13.63 £25.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £38.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.00% +11.11%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridgeshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Peterborough +11 5 £108 - 3
Cambridge +2 2 - - 1
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 26 August 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 13 (61.90%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Windows
5 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
5 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
6 4 (19.05%) Migration
6 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
6 4 (19.05%) .NET
6 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
6 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
7 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (9.52%) NFC
8 2 (9.52%) Web Testing
8 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
8 2 (9.52%) EMV
8 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
8 2 (9.52%) ISEB
8 2 (9.52%) Contactless
9 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (4.76%) User Experience
9 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
9 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
9 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (4.76%) HP UFT

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (9.52%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) NFC
2 1 (4.76%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Mining
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
1 1 (4.76%) MSTest
General
1 13 (61.90%) Banking
2 10 (47.62%) Finance
3 7 (33.33%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Analyst
2 6 (28.57%) Test Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Service Analyst
3 4 (19.05%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (14.29%) Developer
5 2 (9.52%) .NET Developer
5 2 (9.52%) Test Leader
5 2 (9.52%) Web Analyst
5 2 (9.52%) Web Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Architect
6 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Test Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Business Analyst
6 1 (4.76%) Desktop Support
6 1 (4.76%) PHP Developer
6 1 (4.76%) Sales Executive
6 1 (4.76%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (4.76%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
1 4 (19.05%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (4.76%) LAMP
2 1 (4.76%) REST
2 1 (4.76%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Contactless
1 2 (9.52%) EMV
2 1 (4.76%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.76%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.76%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (23.81%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Integration Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Functional Testing
2 5 (23.81%) Manual Testing
3 4 (19.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (19.05%) Migration
3 4 (19.05%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Test Planning
5 2 (9.52%) Web Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.76%) Defect Management
6 1 (4.76%) ITIL V3
6 1 (4.76%) ITSM
6 1 (4.76%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (4.76%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (4.76%) OO PHP
6 1 (4.76%) Service Management
6 1 (4.76%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) PHP
2 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
2 1 (4.76%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (9.52%) ISEB
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) MCSE
2 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.76%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 2 (9.52%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.76%) Apple
2 1 (4.76%) HP