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 30 September 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
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 37 49 28
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -21
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 9 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.37% 1.99% 4.97%
As % of the General category 1.30% 8.82% 16.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 7 17
Median daily rate £425 £185 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+129.72% -56.47%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.17
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +41.71%
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
77 102 112
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.21% 22.57% 29.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 93 89
Median daily rate £375 £350 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £299 £185 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £14.00 £10.39 £145.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.74% -92.83%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £30.00 £26.25
% change year-on-year
-31.66% +14.28%

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 21 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 2 (66.67%) SQL
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) MS Access
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (33.33%) SAS
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence

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 (33.33%) SAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Mining
1 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (33.33%) MS Access
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (66.67%) Banking
1 2 (66.67%) Retail Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Java Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Business Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Data Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Java Developer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Data Structures
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) Data Analysis
1 1 (33.33%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft