The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 47 47 58
Rank change year-on-year
0 +11
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 21 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 0.42% 3.60% 1.53%
As % of the General category 1.63% 13.38% 4.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 20 9
Median daily rate £288 £353 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.55% -29.40%
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 £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
Retail
Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the South Wales region.

General Category
South Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
123 157 227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Wales 26.00% 26.88% 34.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 130 163
Median daily rate £364 £356 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.24% -8.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £185 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £21.50 £12.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+72.03% -50.01%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Wales region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the South Wales region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the South Wales region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in South Wales

Retail
Contract Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 June 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff -13 2 £288 -18.55%
Retail
Wales

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 South Wales region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (57.14%) Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (28.57%) MS Office
3 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (28.57%) MS Visio
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
4 1 (14.29%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
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%) Data Mining
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) SAS
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) MS Access
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) ISEB
4 1 (14.29%) Java
4 1 (14.29%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales 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 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
1 2 (28.57%) MS Office
1 2 (28.57%) 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 3 (42.86%) Retail Banking
3 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Analyst
2 3 (42.86%) Business Analyst
3 2 (28.57%) Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Agile Java Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Banking Analyst
4 1 (14.29%) 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%) Digital Designer
4 1 (14.29%) Digital UX Designer
4 1 (14.29%) ETL Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Java 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 3 (42.86%) Business Analysis
1 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) Project Management
3 1 (14.29%) Analytics
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) Content Management
3 1 (14.29%) Critical Success Factor
3 1 (14.29%) Data Analysis
3 1 (14.29%) Data Management
3 1 (14.29%) ETL
3 1 (14.29%) Line Management
3 1 (14.29%) Prototyping
3 1 (14.29%) Requirements Management
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (14.29%) Target Operating Model
3 1 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (14.29%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Java
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft