The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 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
South Wales / Cardiff
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 33 38 21
Rank change year-on-year +5 -17  
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 2 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 2.44% 0.72% 6.31%
As % of the General category 14.81% 2.38% 19.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 1 21
Median daily rate £384 £288 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +33.56% -17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £269 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £306 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £423 £400
% change year-on-year -5.43% +5.75%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year -23.80% +31.25%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 54 84 109
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 16.46% 30.22% 32.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 66 157
Median daily rate £375 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £214 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £431 £451
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £398
% change year-on-year +3.12% +0.62%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 2
Median hourly rate - £13.50 £10.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +25.61%  
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 Cardiff

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Cardiff

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Cardiff

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cardiff

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Cardiff over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Cardiff

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
4 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (20.00%) User Experience
4 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (20.00%) QA
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 2 (20.00%) Migration
4 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
5 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
5 1 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (10.00%) Project Management
5 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (10.00%) SAP
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) XSLT
5 1 (10.00%) ITIL
5 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
5 1 (10.00%) Process Management
5 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
5 1 (10.00%) InterSystems

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cardiff 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 (10.00%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (10.00%) JCAPS
1 1 (10.00%) NetWeaver
1 1 (10.00%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Visio
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) iPaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Analyst
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Banking Analyst
2 4 (40.00%) Banking Business Analyst
3 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Architect
4 1 (10.00%) Business Integration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Integration Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL Business Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Lead Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Migration Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) PMO Planner
4 1 (10.00%) Project Manager
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Integration Bus
1 1 (10.00%) SAP PI
1 1 (10.00%) XML
1 1 (10.00%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Business Analysis
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (30.00%) Regulatory Compliance
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (20.00%) E-Commerce
3 2 (20.00%) Migration
3 2 (20.00%) Requirements Management
3 2 (20.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (20.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Contingency Planning
4 1 (10.00%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Critical Path Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL V3
4 1 (10.00%) Process Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Stakeholder Analysis
4 1 (10.00%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) QA
2 1 (10.00%) HL7
2 1 (10.00%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (10.00%) Fiorano
2 1 (10.00%) IBM
2 1 (10.00%) InterSystems
2 1 (10.00%) SAP