Period
to 21 January 2019

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 6 months to 21 January 2019 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
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 62 45 67
Rank change year-on-year -17 +22 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 54 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.25% 4.21% 1.13%
As % of the General category 7.08% 11.71% 4.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 38 8
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £331 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.85% +20.45% -57.69%
10th Percentile £395 £275 £263
90th Percentile £496 £453 £576
East of England median daily rate £450 £430 £438
% change year-on-year +4.65% -1.71% -2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 14 0
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.50 £13.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.41% - -
East of England median hourly rate £13.75 £15.00 £29.25
% change year-on-year -8.33% -48.72% +192.50%

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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 339 461 268
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.77% 35.93% 25.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 254 133
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £450 £375 £399
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -5.90% -0.38%
10th Percentile £280 £229 £263
90th Percentile £600 £538 £560
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 71 25
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £18.38 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -54.06% +14.29% +32.08%
10th Percentile £13.00 £12.25 £10.13
90th Percentile £52.50 £49.75 £43.75
East of England median hourly rate £19.25 £37.50 £30.50
% change year-on-year -48.67% +22.95% +16.19%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

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 6 months to 21 January 2019.

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 6 months to 21 January 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge +10 15 £463 -9.76% 9
Peterborough -9 8 - - 3
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
3 6 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 6 (25.00%) ERP
3 6 (25.00%) User Experience
3 6 (25.00%) Magento
4 5 (20.83%) Prototyping
4 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
4 5 (20.83%) MCP
4 5 (20.83%) Budget Control
4 5 (20.83%) Taxonomies
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 3 (12.50%) B2C
6 3 (12.50%) .NET
6 3 (12.50%) Project Management
6 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (12.50%) Life Science
6 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) TDD
7 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
7 2 (8.33%) Degree
7 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
7 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
7 2 (8.33%) EPoS
7 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
7 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (8.33%) B2B

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 1 (4.17%) CMS
1 1 (4.17%) WordPress
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (25.00%) Dynamics NAV
1 6 (25.00%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Analyst
2 6 (25.00%) Service Analyst
3 5 (20.83%) IT Manager
3 5 (20.83%) IT Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
3 5 (20.83%) Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce Manager
4 4 (16.67%) E-Commerce Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
5 3 (12.50%) Systems Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Business Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) ERP Manager
6 2 (8.33%) ERP Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) IT Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps
7 1 (4.17%) AWS DevOps Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support
7 1 (4.17%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) REST
2 1 (4.17%) SOAP
2 1 (4.17%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) User Experience
2 5 (20.83%) Taxonomies
3 3 (12.50%) Life Science
4 2 (8.33%) EPoS
5 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.17%) LIMS
5 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
5 1 (4.17%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Incident Management
2 6 (25.00%) ERP
3 5 (20.83%) Budget Control
3 5 (20.83%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Prototyping
4 3 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) B2C
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) B2B
5 2 (8.33%) Business Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 2 (8.33%) Mathematics
5 2 (8.33%) Resource Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) TDD
5 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
5 2 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 1 (4.17%) Continuous Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) DevOps
6 1 (4.17%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) Bash Shell
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (20.83%) MCP
2 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 2 (8.33%) Degree
4 1 (4.17%) CBAP
4 1 (4.17%) PMI Certification
4 1 (4.17%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) PMO
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Kubernetes
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) Microsoft