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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 29 48 20
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -28
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 3.65% 1.26% 4.30%
As % of the General category 12.66% 2.92% 10.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 3 8
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£356 £290 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.75% -32.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £288 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £446 £458 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.26% +40.00%
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
79 171 76
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cardiff 28.83% 43.07% 40.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 121 53
Average daily rate £356 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.06% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £225 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £485 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £27.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.18% +44.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Project Management
3 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) MS Office
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) ISEB
6 1 (6.25%) SPSS
6 1 (6.25%) CHAID
6 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
6 1 (6.25%) CRM
6 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
6 1 (6.25%) SAS
6 1 (6.25%) Java
6 1 (6.25%) SQL
6 1 (6.25%) MS Project
6 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
6 1 (6.25%) Spring
6 1 (6.25%) AS400
6 1 (6.25%) MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 1 (6.25%) Scrum
6 1 (6.25%) Validation
6 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
6 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
6 1 (6.25%) Mule

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 1 (6.25%) SAS
1 1 (6.25%) Mule
1 1 (6.25%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) SPSS
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
2 1 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Mining
1 1 (6.25%) Base SAS
1 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Guide
1 1 (6.25%) SAS Enterprise Miner
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
General
1 13 (81.25%) Finance
2 10 (62.50%) Banking
3 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (37.50%) Analyst
2 5 (31.25%) Project Manager
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Tester
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Business Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Administrator
5 1 (6.25%) Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Incident Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Project Assistant
5 1 (6.25%) Integration Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) CRM Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) Spring
1 1 (6.25%) Hibernate
1 1 (6.25%) Spring MVC
1 1 (6.25%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.25%) AS400
1 1 (6.25%) Credit Risk
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (12.50%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) CHAID
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.25%) MVC
4 1 (6.25%) Scrum
4 1 (6.25%) Validation
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.25%) Customer Insight
4 1 (6.25%) Analytics
4 1 (6.25%) Data Privacy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (12.50%) ISEB
2 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
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