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 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 38 32 23
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -9
Contract jobs citing Retail 18 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 4.06% 3.67% 5.73%
As % of the General category 16.36% 11.76% 12.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 14 14
Average daily rate
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£185 £485 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-61.85% +22.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £396
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £30.50
% change year-on-year
+32.85% -59.27%
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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
110 119 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 24.83% 31.23% 44.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 97 93
Average daily rate £342 £413 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.03% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £288 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £505 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £10.39 £145.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-92.83% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+22.22% -

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 1 September 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 1 September 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 22 (73.33%) Banking
2 21 (70.00%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 12 (40.00%) ISEB
5 10 (33.33%) AS400
5 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
6 9 (30.00%) Project Management
7 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
8 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
8 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (10.00%) People Management
9 3 (10.00%) Product Management
9 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
9 3 (10.00%) Business Development
9 3 (10.00%) Degree
9 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
9 3 (10.00%) Internet
10 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
10 2 (6.67%) Migration
10 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
11 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
11 1 (3.33%) FMCG
11 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
11 1 (3.33%) Target Operating Model
11 1 (3.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 1 (3.33%) Data Governance
11 1 (3.33%) Data Analytics
11 1 (3.33%) Analytics
11 1 (3.33%) Metadata Management
11 1 (3.33%) Mobile App

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 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.

Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
General
1 22 (73.33%) Banking
2 21 (70.00%) Finance
3 15 (50.00%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (33.33%) Tester
2 6 (20.00%) Analyst
2 6 (20.00%) Architect
2 6 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 6 (20.00%) Business Analyst
3 5 (16.67%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.67%) Banking Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Business Architect
5 1 (3.33%) Financial Business Analyst
5 1 (3.33%) Consultant
5 1 (3.33%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (3.33%) Project Assistant
5 1 (3.33%) Process Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) AS400
2 4 (13.33%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.33%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.33%) FMCG
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Project Management
2 7 (23.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (13.33%) Business Analysis
4 3 (10.00%) Business Development
4 3 (10.00%) TOGAF
4 3 (10.00%) Product Management
4 3 (10.00%) People Management
5 2 (6.67%) Migration
5 2 (6.67%) Data Analysis
5 2 (6.67%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
6 1 (3.33%) Lean Six Sigma
6 1 (3.33%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (3.33%) Data Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Modelling
6 1 (3.33%) ETL
6 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma
6 1 (3.33%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Data Security
6 1 (3.33%) Validation
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) ISEB
2 10 (33.33%) ISTQB
3 3 (10.00%) Degree
4 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Master Black Belt
4 1 (3.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
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