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 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 47 41 54
Rank change year-on-year -6 +13  
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 2.04% 3.04% 3.05%
As % of the General category 9.38% 12.68% 15.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 13 23
Median daily rate £338 £288 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.39% -23.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £108 £311
10% offered a daily rate of more than £366 £545 £490
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -23.80% +27.27%  

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 128 142 151
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 21.81% 23.95% 19.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 73 81
Median daily rate £353 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.05% +11.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £120 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £549
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 18
Median hourly rate £40.00 £31.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.03% -22.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £16.60 £17.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £37.45 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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
Cambridge +3 6 £325 -23.52% 4
Peterborough -1 3 £365 +159.32% 1
Huntingdon - 1 £250 -
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 (38.89%) Finance
2 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 5 (27.78%) SQL
3 4 (22.22%) CSS
3 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
3 4 (22.22%) HTML
3 4 (22.22%) Project Management
3 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (22.22%) jQuery
4 3 (16.67%) Drupal
4 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
4 3 (16.67%) WordPress
4 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
4 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
4 3 (16.67%) Magento
4 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
4 3 (16.67%) CMS
4 3 (16.67%) C#
4 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 3 (16.67%) Intranet
4 3 (16.67%) Internet
4 3 (16.67%) .NET
5 2 (11.11%) PMO
5 2 (11.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
5 2 (11.11%) Apex Code
5 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (11.11%) ERP
5 2 (11.11%) Workflow

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 3 (16.67%) CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Drupal
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore CMS
1 3 (16.67%) Umbraco
1 3 (16.67%) WordPress
2 1 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (16.67%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (16.67%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 3 (16.67%) Internet
1 3 (16.67%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (22.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.56%) MongoDB
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 1 (5.56%) Advertising
2 1 (5.56%) Banking
2 1 (5.56%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (38.89%) Developer
2 4 (22.22%) Project Manager
3 3 (16.67%) .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
3 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 3 (16.67%) C# Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Consultant
3 3 (16.67%) Report Writer
3 3 (16.67%) SSRS Report Writer
4 2 (11.11%) Dynamics NAV Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) PMO Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Report Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SQL Developer
4 2 (11.11%) SSRS Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Contracts Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Junior Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Product Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) CSS
1 4 (22.22%) HTML
1 4 (22.22%) jQuery
2 3 (16.67%) .NET
2 3 (16.67%) ASP.NET
3 2 (11.11%) Visualforce
4 1 (5.56%) CSS3
4 1 (5.56%) HTML5
4 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (22.22%) PRINCE2
1 4 (22.22%) Project Management
2 2 (11.11%) ERP
2 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (11.11%) Systems Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Web Development
2 2 (11.11%) Workflow
3 1 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (5.56%) Front End Development
3 1 (5.56%) Microservices
3 1 (5.56%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.56%) Scrum
3 1 (5.56%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
2 3 (16.67%) C#
3 2 (11.11%) Apex Code
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) PMO
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 3 (16.67%) Sitecore
2 2 (11.11%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (5.56%) Google
3 1 (5.56%) Twitter