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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank 37 47 39
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 5 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.42% 1.27% 2.19%
As % of the General category 5.71% 5.62% 7.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £200 £403 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-50.31% +11.41%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £14.25
% change year-on-year
- -1.75%

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
70 89 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.91% 22.65% 29.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 59 81 77
Median daily rate £388 £360 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.63% -0.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £194 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £425 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
Median hourly rate £32.50 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+103.12% -20.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +27.27%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cardiff region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 23 January 2017, 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) XML
2 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 2 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Fiorano
3 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL
3 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
3 2 (33.33%) Advertising
3 2 (33.33%) IBM
3 2 (33.33%) InterSystems
3 2 (33.33%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
3 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 2 (33.33%) JCAPS
3 2 (33.33%) HL7
4 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
4 1 (16.67%) Use Case
4 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (16.67%) MSTest
4 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (33.33%) JCAPS
1 2 (33.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (16.67%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (16.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MSBuild
1 1 (16.67%) MSTest
1 1 (16.67%) NUnit
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Developer
2 2 (33.33%) Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Business Integration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) Integration Analyst
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Business Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
3 1 (16.67%) Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Data Warehouse Developer
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Business One Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) XML
2 2 (33.33%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (16.67%) .NET
3 1 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Entity Framework
3 1 (16.67%) jQuery
3 1 (16.67%) Unity DI Container
3 1 (16.67%) XML Schema
3 1 (16.67%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (16.67%) Informatics
1 1 (16.67%) Inversion of Control
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Business Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL V3
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 2 (33.33%) Release Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) Coaching
3 1 (16.67%) Data Flow Diagram
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) ETL
3 1 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) OOP
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Unit Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) HL7
2 1 (16.67%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Fiorano
2 2 (33.33%) IBM
2 2 (33.33%) InterSystems
3 1 (16.67%) SAP