The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Bradford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 12 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 12 8 9
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 22 26 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.96% 14.53% 12.03%
As % of the General category 32.35% 44.83% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 10 4
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£330 £275 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +22.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £174 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £423 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £418 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.42% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.35 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-23.79% +1.25%
Retail
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Bradford region.

General Category
Bradford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
68 58 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 36.96% 32.40% 31.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 28 15
Average daily rate £378 £375 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.66% +63.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £223 £229 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £428 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £382 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.59% +1.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.03% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.82 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+3.14% -24.77%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Bradford region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Bradford region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Bradford

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Bradford region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Bradford

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Bradford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bradford

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 16 (29.09%) Project Management
3 12 (21.82%) SQL
3 12 (21.82%) Oracle Retail
4 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
5 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
6 8 (14.55%) Java
6 8 (14.55%) J2EE
7 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
7 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
7 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (9.09%) Ajax
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (9.09%) REST
8 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
8 5 (9.09%) HTTP
8 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.09%) Ant
8 5 (9.09%) JDBC
8 5 (9.09%) JSP
8 5 (9.09%) Servlets
8 5 (9.09%) XML
8 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
9 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.27%) Finance
9 4 (7.27%) ITIL
9 4 (7.27%) ETL
9 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
9 4 (7.27%) Jetty

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bradford region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (9.09%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (7.27%) Jetty
3 1 (1.82%) CICS
3 1 (1.82%) Oracle Workflow
3 1 (1.82%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.82%) MS Project
2 1 (1.82%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (21.82%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.82%) PeopleSoft HRMS
2 1 (1.82%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (9.09%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) TCP/IP
2 1 (1.82%) SMS
2 1 (1.82%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (12.73%) Oracle Database
2 5 (9.09%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (7.27%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (5.45%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (3.64%) QlikView
5 2 (3.64%) RDBMS
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.82%) DB2
6 1 (1.82%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) Ant
2 2 (3.64%) ProC
General
1 4 (7.27%) Finance
2 2 (3.64%) Manufacturing
2 2 (3.64%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Retail Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Legal
3 1 (1.82%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (23.64%) Project Manager
2 8 (14.55%) Developer
3 5 (9.09%) Consultant
3 5 (9.09%) Project Support Officer
3 5 (9.09%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Business Manager
3 5 (9.09%) Project Officer
4 4 (7.27%) Java Developer
5 3 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Coordinator
5 3 (5.45%) Architect
5 3 (5.45%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (3.64%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (3.64%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (3.64%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (3.64%) Project Planner
6 2 (3.64%) Analyst
6 2 (3.64%) Deployment Project Manager
6 2 (3.64%) ETL Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) J2EE
2 5 (9.09%) JDBC
2 5 (9.09%) JSP
2 5 (9.09%) Servlets
2 5 (9.09%) XML
2 5 (9.09%) Ajax
2 5 (9.09%) REST
3 2 (3.64%) Velocity
4 1 (1.82%) HTML
4 1 (1.82%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.82%) PMI
2 1 (1.82%) Firmware
2 1 (1.82%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) UNIX
1 1 (1.82%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Project Management
2 9 (16.36%) PRINCE2
3 7 (12.73%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (7.27%) ETL
5 4 (7.27%) ITIL
5 4 (7.27%) Quality Management
5 4 (7.27%) Service Delivery
5 4 (7.27%) Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Data Migration
5 4 (7.27%) Change Control
6 3 (5.45%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.45%) Coaching
6 3 (5.45%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (5.45%) Validation
6 3 (5.45%) Risk Management
6 3 (5.45%) SOA
6 3 (5.45%) ERP
7 2 (3.64%) Data Modelling
7 2 (3.64%) Critical Path Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (21.82%) SQL
2 10 (18.18%) PL/SQL
3 8 (14.55%) Java
4 3 (5.45%) C
4 3 (5.45%) XQuery
5 1 (1.82%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (1.82%) ISEB
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 1 (1.82%) PMI Certification
1 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
1 1 (1.82%) APMP
System Software
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (1.82%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (1.82%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 21 (38.18%) Oracle
2 3 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.82%) Sun
4 1 (1.82%) Informatica
4 1 (1.82%) JD Edwards
4 1 (1.82%) IBM
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