Period
to 19 November 2017

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 6 months to 19 November 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
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 49 50 70
Rank change year-on-year +1 +20 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.32% 0.55% 1.26%
As % of the General category 5.97% 1.97% 4.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 8
Cardiff median daily rate £345 £288 £451
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -36.18% +8.23%
10th Percentile £105 £214 £369
90th Percentile £538 £411 £538
South Wales median daily rate £385 £269 £451
% change year-on-year +43.26% -40.34% +9.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Cardiff median hourly rate - - £16.00
South Wales median hourly rate - - £16.00

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 Cardiff with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Cardiff
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 134 152 225
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 22.08% 27.79% 25.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 126 203
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% -6.67%
10th Percentile £172 £234 £214
90th Percentile £504 £475 £451
South Wales median daily rate £375 £375 £368
% change year-on-year - +2.04% -2.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 3
Cardiff median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £11.78
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +35.82% -91.88%
10th Percentile £14.30 £14.40 £9.43
90th Percentile £16.10 £17.60 £15.28
South Wales median hourly rate £15.50 £18.00 £20.48
% change year-on-year -13.89% -12.11% -8.98%

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 6 months to 19 November 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 19 November 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 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) IFRS
3 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
3 1 (12.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) Big Data
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) EPoS
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI

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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP CO
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI
1 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Cucumber
General
1 4 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum Master
2 2 (25.00%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Break Fix Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Cabling Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Data Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) EPoS Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) SAP CO Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Test Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Credit Risk
2 1 (12.50%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 2 (25.00%) BDD
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) TDD
2 2 (25.00%) Test Automation
3 1 (12.50%) Analytics
3 1 (12.50%) Break/Fix
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (12.50%) Data Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Operational Acceptance Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Process Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Risk Management
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
3 1 (12.50%) Test Scripting
3 1 (12.50%) Test Strategy
3 1 (12.50%) User Acceptance Testing
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) IFRS
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) SAP