Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 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
South Wales > Cardiff
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 63 69 55
Rank change year-on-year +6 -14 +14
Contract jobs citing Retail 10 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 1.25% 0.62% 0.83%
As % of the General category 5.38% 3.27% 3.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 4 3
Cardiff median daily rate £375 £425 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.76% +112.50% -48.72%
South Wales median daily rate £325 £550 £200
% change year-on-year -40.91% +175.00% -48.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cardiff median hourly rate - - -
South Wales median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 186 153 144
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff 23.25% 18.89% 23.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 96 123
Cardiff median daily rate £450 £370 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.62% -4.52% +3.33%
10th Percentile £228 £160 £186
90th Percentile £640 £519 £538
South Wales median daily rate £425 £375 £388
% change year-on-year +13.33% -3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 2
Cardiff median hourly rate £42.50 £29.00 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -20.00% +168.52%
10th Percentile £34.77 £28.20 £32.13
90th Percentile £44.58 £29.80 £39.38
South Wales median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -22.73% +168.29% -30.51%

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 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 Cardiff region with a requirement for Retail.

1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (60.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) C#
4 5 (50.00%) .NET
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) XML
4 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Project Management
4 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (50.00%) Python
4 5 (50.00%) Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
4 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 5 (50.00%) Robotics
4 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (50.00%) Blue Prism
4 5 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
4 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
4 5 (50.00%) Automation Anywhere
4 5 (50.00%) UiPath
5 4 (40.00%) Use Case
5 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
5 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
6 2 (20.00%) MS Access

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%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (50.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA
1 1 (10.00%) JIRA Agile
General
1 8 (80.00%) Finance
2 5 (50.00%) Banking
2 5 (50.00%) Investment Banking
3 1 (10.00%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Architect
1 5 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (40.00%) Robotic Process Automation Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Access Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Developer
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
4 1 (10.00%) Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Designer
4 1 (10.00%) IT Support
4 1 (10.00%) QA Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
4 1 (10.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (60.00%) HTML
2 5 (50.00%) .NET
2 5 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (50.00%) CSS
2 5 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (10.00%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Robotics
2 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Artificial Intelligence
1 5 (50.00%) Machine Learning
1 5 (50.00%) Project Management
1 5 (50.00%) Robotic Process Automation
1 5 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (40.00%) Integration Testing
2 4 (40.00%) Use Case
3 2 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Acceptance Criteria
4 1 (10.00%) E-Commerce
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Performance Testing
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (10.00%) Scrum
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) SQL
2 5 (50.00%) C#
2 5 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (50.00%) Python
2 5 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 4 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (50.00%) Automation Anywhere
2 5 (50.00%) Blue Prism
2 5 (50.00%) UiPath
3 1 (10.00%) CA