The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 March 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
East of England / Cambridgeshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 49 41
Rank change year-on-year +3 -8  
Contract jobs citing Retail 7 11 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 1.30% 1.74% 3.58%
As % of the General category 5.00% 9.57% 16.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 14
Median daily rate £300 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £319 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £413 £500 £678
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £412
% change year-on-year +2.40% +0.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

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

General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 140 115 146
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 25.93% 18.14% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 67 69
Median daily rate £375 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £266 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £500 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 9 13
Median hourly rate £31.27 £32.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.79% -18.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.98 £10.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.30 £42.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.83 £30.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -10.56% +25.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Cambridgeshire over the 3 months to 30 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Cambridgeshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Cambridgeshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 2017. 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 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
Huntingdon - 2 £300 - 1
Peterborough +1 1 £100 -62.26% 1
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
2 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 6 (42.86%) Shopify
3 5 (35.71%) MVC
4 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) CSS
4 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
4 3 (21.43%) HTML
4 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) jQuery
5 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
5 2 (14.29%) WordPress
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
5 2 (14.29%) Sitecore
5 2 (14.29%) Magento
5 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
5 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
5 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
5 2 (14.29%) Web Development
5 2 (14.29%) Drupal
5 2 (14.29%) C#
5 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
5 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (14.29%) Intranet

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Drupal
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Umbraco
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (42.86%) Shopify
2 2 (14.29%) Dynamics NAV
2 2 (14.29%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.14%) Advertising
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
1 1 (7.14%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
2 5 (35.71%) E-Commerce Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 3 (21.43%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Excel Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 1 (7.14%) IT Project Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Administrator
5 1 (7.14%) Salesforce Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) .NET
1 7 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) CSS
2 3 (21.43%) HTML
2 3 (21.43%) jQuery
3 2 (14.29%) Visualforce
4 1 (7.14%) CSS3
4 1 (7.14%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) E-Commerce
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (21.43%) PRINCE2
3 3 (21.43%) Project Management
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Web Development
4 2 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Front End Development
5 1 (7.14%) Responsive Web Design
5 1 (7.14%) Scrum
5 1 (7.14%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) JavaScript
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) Apex Code
2 2 (14.29%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) C
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
1 2 (14.29%) Sitecore