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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 47 28 47
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +19
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.67% 3.27% 1.24%
As % of the General category 2.02% 11.69% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 3
Median daily rate £350 £356 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.68% +22.75%
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 £13.00 £19.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-32.46% -38.88%
Retail
South Wales

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
99 77 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 33.11% 28.00% 42.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 67 121
Median daily rate £375 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -5.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £455 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -58.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 24 May 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) QA
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access

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 1 (14.29%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
1 3 (42.86%) MS Visio
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) Data Mining
1 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (14.29%) MS Access
1 1 (14.29%) Power BI
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Analyst
2 4 (57.14%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Banking Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Banking Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) Senior Business Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) UX Designer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (14.29%) Data Structures
1 1 (14.29%) Informatics
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
1 1 (14.29%) User Experience
1 1 (14.29%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Critical Success Factor
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Requirements Management
3 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Content Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Data Management
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
4 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) QA
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft