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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 43 56 61
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 19 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 3.19% 2.52% 1.43%
As % of the General category 13.38% 13.70% 6.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 20 6
Median daily rate £288 £381 £324
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-24.59% +17.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £307 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £455 £388
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
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
142 146 179
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 23.87% 18.41% 23.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 80 90
Median daily rate £438 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £108 £265 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £460
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £378
% change year-on-year
- +5.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 16 19
Median hourly rate £31.00 £37.50 £33.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.33% +11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £21.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £41.50 £45.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

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 30 June 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 30 June 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
Cambridge +8 11 £425 +9.67% 1
Peterborough +10 8 £141 -54.96% 1
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (23.33%) Retail Banking
4 6 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
4 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
4 6 (20.00%) ERP
4 6 (20.00%) Project Management
5 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
5 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
5 5 (16.67%) Windows
5 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
5 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
6 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
6 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
6 4 (13.33%) .NET
6 4 (13.33%) MS Project
6 4 (13.33%) Migration
7 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
8 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
8 2 (6.67%) NFC
8 2 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (6.67%) Contactless
8 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
8 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
8 2 (6.67%) SQL
8 2 (6.67%) SAP
8 2 (6.67%) Data Mining

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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (13.33%) MS Excel
1 4 (13.33%) MS Project
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.00%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (6.67%) SAP IS-U
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.67%) NFC
2 1 (3.33%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
1 2 (6.67%) Data Mining
1 2 (6.67%) SAP BW
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (3.33%) HP UFT
1 1 (3.33%) MSTest
General
1 14 (46.67%) Finance
2 13 (43.33%) Banking
3 7 (23.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (6.67%) Manufacturing
5 1 (3.33%) Advertising
5 1 (3.33%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Test Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Financial Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Service Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Service Desk Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Contracts Manager
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
4 3 (10.00%) IT Manager
4 3 (10.00%) IT Project Manager
5 2 (6.67%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.67%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAP Functional Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) SAP ISU Consultant
5 2 (6.67%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.67%) Web Analyst
5 2 (6.67%) Web Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) .NET
1 4 (13.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 1 (3.33%) LAMP
2 1 (3.33%) REST
2 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.67%) Contactless
1 2 (6.67%) EMV
2 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.33%) FMCG
2 1 (3.33%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.00%) ERP
1 6 (20.00%) Integration Testing
1 6 (20.00%) Project Management
2 5 (16.67%) E-Commerce
2 5 (16.67%) Functional Testing
2 5 (16.67%) Manual Testing
2 5 (16.67%) PRINCE2
3 4 (13.33%) Migration
3 4 (13.33%) User Acceptance Testing
4 3 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.00%) Test Planning
5 2 (6.67%) Web Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL V3
6 1 (3.33%) Keyword-Driven Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Non-Functional Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Reverse Engineering
6 1 (3.33%) Test Automation
6 1 (3.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (3.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) C
2 1 (3.33%) C#
2 1 (3.33%) PHP
2 1 (3.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.33%) Virtual Machines
Vendors
1 7 (23.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (6.67%) SAP
3 1 (3.33%) Apple
3 1 (3.33%) HP