The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Peterborough. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Cambridgeshire / Peterborough
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 15 18 18
Rank change year-on-year +3 0  
Contract jobs citing Retail 3 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Peterborough 3.37% 2.13% 5.07%
As % of the General category 12.50% 8.33% 16.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 6
Median daily rate £365 £265 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.73% -47.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +23.07% -29.72%  

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 Peterborough with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Peterborough
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 24 24 43
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Peterborough 26.97% 25.53% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 13 31
Median daily rate £365 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.95% -0.74%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £100 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £488 £700
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
Median hourly rate £20.50 £10.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +105.00% -57.89%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £10.00 £10.43
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.90 £32.50 £42.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £28.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year +7.14% +16.66%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Peterborough

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Peterborough 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 Peterborough

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Peterborough

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Peterborough

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Peterborough over the 3 months to 27 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Peterborough

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Peterborough

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Peterborough

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 Peterborough region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (50.00%) PMO
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) Shopify
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Peterborough 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 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Shopify
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Consultant
1 2 (50.00%) PMO Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Excel Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Junior
2 1 (25.00%) Junior Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Product Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 1 (25.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PMO