The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 23 39 22
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -17
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 12 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 6.84% 2.95% 4.23%
As % of the General category 21.62% 6.94% 10.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 8
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£350 £503 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.34% +30.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £298 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £510 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
Retail
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Cardiff region.

General Category
Cardiff
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
111 173 90
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.62% 42.51% 42.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 101 132 61
Average daily rate £350 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £275 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £378 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.96% -0.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £23.11
% change year-on-year
- -2.61%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 7 July 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 22 (75.86%) Banking
3 13 (44.83%) Retail Banking
4 10 (34.48%) ISEB
5 8 (27.59%) Project Management
5 8 (27.59%) AS400
5 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
6 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
8 2 (6.90%) MS Office
8 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
8 2 (6.90%) Migration
8 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
8 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
9 1 (3.45%) FMCG
9 1 (3.45%) Product Management
9 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
9 1 (3.45%) Analytics
9 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
9 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
9 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
9 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
9 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (3.45%) People Management
9 1 (3.45%) Mule ESB
9 1 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
9 1 (3.45%) User Acceptance Testing
9 1 (3.45%) Mule
9 1 (3.45%) Base SAS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cardiff 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 (3.45%) SAS
1 1 (3.45%) Mule
1 1 (3.45%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.45%) SPSS
2 1 (3.45%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.45%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.45%) Data Mining
1 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
1 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (3.45%) Relational Database
General
1 23 (79.31%) Finance
2 22 (75.86%) Banking
3 13 (44.83%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.45%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (27.59%) Tester
2 7 (24.14%) Analyst
2 7 (24.14%) Project Manager
3 6 (20.69%) Business Analyst
4 4 (13.79%) Architect
5 3 (10.34%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Banking Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Lead Project Manager
7 1 (3.45%) Project Assistant
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Specialist
7 1 (3.45%) CRM Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Business Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (3.45%) Financial Business Analyst
7 1 (3.45%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
1 1 (3.45%) Spring
1 1 (3.45%) Spring MVC
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 8 (27.59%) AS400
2 2 (6.90%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.45%) FMCG
3 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
2 7 (24.14%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Migration
4 2 (6.90%) Data Migration
5 1 (3.45%) Product Management
5 1 (3.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (3.45%) Customer Insight
5 1 (3.45%) Analytics
5 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
5 1 (3.45%) People Management
5 1 (3.45%) Target Operating Model
5 1 (3.45%) Scrum
5 1 (3.45%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (3.45%) Data Management
5 1 (3.45%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
5 1 (3.45%) MVC
5 1 (3.45%) Validation
5 1 (3.45%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) Java
1 1 (3.45%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) ISEB
2 8 (27.59%) ISTQB
3 1 (3.45%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
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