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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 47 44 57
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +13
Contract jobs citing Retail 15 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 2.21% 2.57% 0.73%
As % of the General category 11.03% 9.46% 3.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 8 5
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£388 £500 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +29.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £341 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £715 £575 £410
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 £25.54 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+64.75% -
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
136 148 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 20.06% 27.16% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 74 75
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 17 17
Average hourly rate £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.80 £33.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £44.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 2015.

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 27 February 2015. 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 +5 7 £400 +40.35% 6
Cambridge -8 2 £363 -30.95% 4
Huntingdon - - - -
Retail
East of England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 13 (28.26%) Business Analysis
2 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) SAP
3 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
4 9 (19.57%) Logistics
4 9 (19.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 9 (19.57%) Information Management
4 9 (19.57%) SAP MRS
5 8 (17.39%) Finance
6 7 (15.22%) C#
6 7 (15.22%) .NET
7 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
7 6 (13.04%) Banking
8 5 (10.87%) Ruby
8 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
8 5 (10.87%) QA
8 5 (10.87%) Selenium
8 5 (10.87%) SAP Implementation
8 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
8 5 (10.87%) BDD
8 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
8 5 (10.87%) CSS
8 5 (10.87%) Project Management
8 5 (10.87%) HTML
9 4 (8.70%) ITIL
9 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
10 3 (6.52%) Release Management
10 3 (6.52%) User Stories

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 2 (4.35%) Umbraco
2 1 (2.17%) Node.js
Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
1 2 (4.35%) Fireworks
1 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (2.17%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (2.17%) MS Project
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (19.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 9 (19.57%) SAP MRS
2 1 (2.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.17%) OLAP
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) WebDriver
1 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
1 5 (10.87%) Selenium
2 1 (2.17%) Firebug
2 1 (2.17%) Fiddler
2 1 (2.17%) Subversion
2 1 (2.17%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (2.17%) Grunt
2 1 (2.17%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 9 (19.57%) Manufacturing
2 8 (17.39%) Finance
3 6 (13.04%) Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.35%) Marketing
5 1 (2.17%) Law
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Business Analyst
2 6 (13.04%) Head of IT
3 4 (8.70%) QA Analyst
3 4 (8.70%) Quality Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Developer
4 3 (6.52%) Change Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Head of Development
4 3 (6.52%) Project Manager
4 3 (6.52%) Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Release Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Change Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Web Designer
5 2 (4.35%) SAP Consultant
5 2 (4.35%) Programme Manager
5 2 (4.35%) Business Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Systems Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Designer
5 2 (4.35%) Change and Release Manager
6 1 (2.17%) Business Intelligence Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (15.22%) .NET
2 5 (10.87%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.87%) CSS
2 5 (10.87%) HTML
3 2 (4.35%) jQuery
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.17%) MDX
4 1 (2.17%) XML
4 1 (2.17%) DOM
4 1 (2.17%) XHTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) REST
4 1 (2.17%) LESS
4 1 (2.17%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.17%) Semantic HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (4.35%) User Experience
2 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.17%) EPoS
2 1 (2.17%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (28.26%) Business Analysis
2 11 (23.91%) Stakeholder Management
3 10 (21.74%) E-Commerce
4 9 (19.57%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (19.57%) Information Management
4 9 (19.57%) Logistics
5 5 (10.87%) SAP Implementation
5 5 (10.87%) BDD
5 5 (10.87%) Project Management
6 4 (8.70%) ITIL
6 4 (8.70%) Waterfall
7 3 (6.52%) User Stories
7 3 (6.52%) Migration
7 3 (6.52%) Release Management
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Data Migration
8 2 (4.35%) Data Mapping
8 2 (4.35%) V-Model
8 2 (4.35%) CRM
8 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.22%) C#
2 5 (10.87%) Ruby
3 3 (6.52%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) PHP
4 1 (2.17%) SQL
4 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (6.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.87%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (21.74%) SAP
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.17%) HP
3 1 (2.17%) VMware
Cambridge
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridge
Mason Frank
Rate: £310 - £350 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Peterborough
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 16 days ago