Period
to 14 December 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 14 December 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
14 Dec 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 43 57 51
Rank change year-on-year +14 -6 +19
Contract jobs citing Retail 40 27 48
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 3.47% 2.39% 3.42%
As % of the General category 11.11% 7.14% 9.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 11 37
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £423 £463 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -8.65% +40.15% +14.78%
10th Percentile £295 £413 £273
90th Percentile £625 £531 £429
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £428
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.26% +0.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 7 9
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +4.00% -
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.50 £11.50
90th Percentile £16.75 £15.10 £14.95
East of England median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +7.69% -13.33% -48.72%

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 360 378 490
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 31.25% 33.48% 34.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 181 281
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £425 £425 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.24% -6.45%
10th Percentile £213 £263 £208
90th Percentile £625 £575 £538
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £425
% change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 33 70
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.71% -56.79% +8.72%
10th Percentile £13.00 £11.73 £12.93
90th Percentile £48.78 £52.25 £49.75
East of England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £39.75
% change year-on-year -1.43% -55.97% +47.91%

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 14 December 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Cambridgeshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Cambridgeshire over the 6 months to 14 December 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 14 December 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
Peterborough +13 25 - - 7
Cambridge -1 15 £423 -11.05% 20
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 December 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 24 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
3 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
4 4 (10.00%) Azure
4 4 (10.00%) Use Case
4 4 (10.00%) Office 365
4 4 (10.00%) Change Management
4 4 (10.00%) SQL
4 4 (10.00%) .NET
5 3 (7.50%) Oracle
5 3 (7.50%) Unix
5 3 (7.50%) Python
5 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
5 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (7.50%) DevOps
5 3 (7.50%) Commercial Awareness
5 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
5 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
6 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (5.00%) AWS
6 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
6 2 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
6 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
6 2 (5.00%) Pandas
6 2 (5.00%) Docker
6 2 (5.00%) Flask
6 2 (5.00%) SDLC
6 2 (5.00%) Jupyter

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 (5.00%) Jupyter
2 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Azure
1 4 (10.00%) Office 365
2 2 (5.00%) AWS
3 1 (2.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.50%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.50%) ATM
1 1 (2.50%) Ethernet
1 1 (2.50%) PBX
1 1 (2.50%) Skype
1 1 (2.50%) Unified Communications
1 1 (2.50%) VoIP
1 1 (2.50%) Wireless
1 1 (2.50%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) Power BI
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) ER Studio
General
1 2 (5.00%) Finance
1 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.50%) Electronics
2 1 (2.50%) Law
2 1 (2.50%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 28 (70.00%) Analyst
2 22 (55.00%) Service Analyst
2 22 (55.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 18 (45.00%) Service Desk Support
3 18 (45.00%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 14 (35.00%) IT Analyst
5 13 (32.50%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 13 (32.50%) 1st Line Support
5 13 (32.50%) 1st Line Support Analyst
5 13 (32.50%) IT Support
5 13 (32.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 4 (10.00%) Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.50%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Manager
8 2 (5.00%) ERP Manager
8 2 (5.00%) IT Manager
8 2 (5.00%) IT Project Manager
8 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Software Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.00%) .NET
2 2 (5.00%) Flask
2 2 (5.00%) Pandas
3 1 (2.50%) AngularJS
3 1 (2.50%) Node.js
3 1 (2.50%) React
3 1 (2.50%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) EPoS
1 1 (2.50%) Life Science
1 1 (2.50%) LIMS
1 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Unix
2 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Windows
3 1 (2.50%) FreeRTOS
3 1 (2.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (60.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.00%) Change Management
2 4 (10.00%) Use Case
3 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (7.50%) Business Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Commercial Awareness
3 3 (7.50%) DevOps
3 3 (7.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 3 (7.50%) Service Delivery
3 3 (7.50%) Waterfall
4 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (5.00%) Data Science
4 2 (5.00%) ERP
4 2 (5.00%) ITIL
4 2 (5.00%) Machine Learning
4 2 (5.00%) SDLC
4 2 (5.00%) Software Engineering
4 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (5.00%) Statistical Analysis
5 1 (2.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) SQL
2 3 (7.50%) Python
3 2 (5.00%) R
4 1 (2.50%) C
4 1 (2.50%) C#
4 1 (2.50%) Embedded C
4 1 (2.50%) Java
4 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.50%) PHP
4 1 (2.50%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 11 (27.50%) Security Cleared
2 9 (22.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.50%) Degree
3 1 (2.50%) MCP
3 1 (2.50%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.50%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Docker
2 1 (2.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft
1 3 (7.50%) Oracle
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco
2 1 (2.50%) NetApp
2 1 (2.50%) ShoreTel