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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 23 13
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.56% 4.68% 10.91%
As % of the General category 8.08% 10.19% 28.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 9 20
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£361 £396 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.77% -1.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £223 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £400 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £396 £380
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £13.87 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £15.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year
+20.96% +44.18%
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
99 108 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 31.73% 45.96% 38.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 81 82 64
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £275 £314
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.87 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+44.19% -4.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -12.00%

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 29 January 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 29 January 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 17 (58.62%) Banking
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) SQL
3 9 (31.03%) Retail Banking
4 8 (27.59%) SAS
5 6 (20.69%) MS Office
5 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (20.69%) Credit Risk
6 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
6 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
6 5 (17.24%) Project Management
7 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
7 4 (13.79%) CCA
7 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
7 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
7 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
8 3 (10.34%) Customer Insight
8 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 2 (6.90%) CSS
9 2 (6.90%) HTML
9 2 (6.90%) Java
9 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
9 2 (6.90%) VBA
9 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
9 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
9 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
9 2 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
9 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) Node.js

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 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 8 (27.59%) SAS
2 2 (6.90%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (20.69%) MS Office
2 5 (17.24%) MS PowerPoint
2 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
4 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (3.45%) SPSS
4 1 (3.45%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) Data Mining
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos Analysis Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos Framework Manager
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos Transformer
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) Data Mart
3 1 (3.45%) Base SAS
3 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (3.45%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (3.45%) Star Schema
3 1 (3.45%) MySQL
3 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 1 (3.45%) Cognos Powerplay
3 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) DTS
General
1 17 (58.62%) Banking
2 14 (48.28%) Finance
3 9 (31.03%) Retail Banking
4 4 (13.79%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
5 1 (3.45%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 18 (62.07%) Analyst
2 13 (44.83%) Business Analyst
3 6 (20.69%) Lead Business Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) CRM Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Test Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) SLA Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Product Owner
6 1 (3.45%) Incident Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Banking Business Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Front-End Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SAS Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Test Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Administrator
6 1 (3.45%) Web Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.90%) CSS
1 2 (6.90%) HTML
1 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.90%) CSS3
1 2 (6.90%) HTML5
2 1 (3.45%) Backbone.js
2 1 (3.45%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) Credit Risk
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
2 1 (3.45%) Mobile Payment
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
1 1 (3.45%) Android
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (20.69%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (17.24%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Risk Management
3 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 3 (10.34%) Customer Insight
4 3 (10.34%) CRM
5 2 (6.90%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.90%) Statistical Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (6.90%) Coaching
5 2 (6.90%) Propensity Modelling
6 1 (3.45%) Data Privacy
6 1 (3.45%) User Stories
6 1 (3.45%) Business Process Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Process Improvement
6 1 (3.45%) Change Control
6 1 (3.45%) Kimball Methodology
6 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
6 1 (3.45%) Data Analysis
6 1 (3.45%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (31.03%) SQL
2 2 (6.90%) Java
2 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.90%) VBA
3 1 (3.45%) PHP
3 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) CCA
2 1 (3.45%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.45%) Business Objects
2 1 (3.45%) Cognos
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Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 13 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 27 days ago
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Rate: £400 - £445 per day
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