Period
to 24 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 60 53 60
Rank change year-on-year -7 +7 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 4 26
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 0.56% 0.63% 2.70%
As % of the General category 1.57% 2.90% 14.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 49
Cambridge median daily rate £513 £363 £650
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -44.23% +100.00%
10th Percentile £428 £321 £285
90th Percentile £575 £394 £700
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £331 £288 £450
% change year-on-year +15.22% -36.11% +10.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £13.25 - £10.00

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 255 138 181
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 36.02% 21.56% 18.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 67 98
Cambridge median daily rate £375 £375 £384
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -2.28% +18.08%
10th Percentile £225 £172 £261
90th Percentile £538 £568 £543
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £373 £375 £400
% change year-on-year -0.53% -6.25% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 8 13
Cambridge median hourly rate £41.75 £39.75 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.03% +22.31% +42.86%
10th Percentile £23.58 £35.35 £19.85
90th Percentile £49.75 £42.88 £46.88
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £40.50 £40.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +1.25% +23.08% -13.33%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Cambridge

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Cambridge

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridge

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Cambridge over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Cambridge

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 24 November 2017, 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) JIRA
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) Atlassian
2 3 (75.00%) RESTful
2 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 3 (75.00%) Confluence
2 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) JUnit
3 2 (50.00%) Selenium
3 2 (50.00%) Maven
4 1 (25.00%) NUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) JSON
4 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
4 1 (25.00%) Velocity

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridge 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 3 (75.00%) Confluence
1 3 (75.00%) Tomcat
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 3 (75.00%) Jenkins
1 3 (75.00%) JIRA
1 3 (75.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (50.00%) JUnit
2 2 (50.00%) Maven
2 2 (50.00%) Selenium
2 2 (50.00%) SoapUI
3 1 (25.00%) Bitbucket
3 1 (25.00%) Cucumber
3 1 (25.00%) FitNesse
3 1 (25.00%) Gradle
3 1 (25.00%) JBehave
3 1 (25.00%) JMeter
3 1 (25.00%) NUnit
3 1 (25.00%) Robot Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WebDriver
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Agile Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer in Test
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
2 1 (25.00%) JIRA Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Payments Business Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 1 (25.00%) Software Developer
2 1 (25.00%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) RESTful
1 3 (75.00%) Spring
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (25.00%) Gherkin
2 1 (25.00%) Hibernate
2 1 (25.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) JSON
2 1 (25.00%) SOAP
2 1 (25.00%) Velocity
2 1 (25.00%) Web Services
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) User Experience
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Scrum
2 3 (75.00%) Business Analysis
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
3 2 (50.00%) ATDD
3 2 (50.00%) BDD
3 2 (50.00%) Kanban
3 2 (50.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) API Development
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (25.00%) Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Manual Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Non-Functional Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Open Source
4 1 (25.00%) SOA
4 1 (25.00%) Software Testing
4 1 (25.00%) System Testing
4 1 (25.00%) Test Automation
4 1 (25.00%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
2 1 (25.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Atlassian