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 22 May 2015 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 25 4 5
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 13 27 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 6.05% 20.30% 17.31%
As % of the General category 12.15% 47.37% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 10
Average daily rate
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£400 £265 £458
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -42.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £216 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £443 £493 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £31.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-41.26% +40.00%
Retail
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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
107 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 49.77% 42.86% 36.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 31 21
Average daily rate £350 £310 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -8.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £218 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £495 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £10.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £25.00

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
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 22 May 2015, 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 13 (40.63%) Oracle
1 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) E-Learning
4 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
4 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 5 (15.63%) MS Office
4 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
4 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (12.50%) Publishing
5 4 (12.50%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
5 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
5 4 (12.50%) Adobe
5 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
5 4 (12.50%) InDesign
5 4 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
5 4 (12.50%) Learning Management System
5 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
6 3 (9.38%) Release Management
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
6 3 (9.38%) Change Management
6 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
7 2 (6.25%) Back Office

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
1 5 (15.63%) MS Office
2 4 (12.50%) Photoshop
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Illustrator
2 4 (12.50%) InDesign
2 4 (12.50%) Adobe Captivate
3 2 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 8 (25.00%) Oracle Retail
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Applications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle BI EE
General
1 8 (25.00%) Finance
2 4 (12.50%) Publishing
3 3 (9.38%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.25%) Back Office
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
5 1 (3.13%) Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Financial Institution
5 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Consultant
1 7 (21.88%) Oracle Consultant
2 4 (12.50%) Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Analyst
2 4 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 4 (12.50%) E-Learning Developer
2 4 (12.50%) Implementation Manager
3 3 (9.38%) Contracts Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Business Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Build Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Environment Manager
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle HR Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Software Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Senior Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.13%) Transition Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Delivery Manager
5 1 (3.13%) Deployment Manager
5 1 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.50%) HTML
2 2 (6.25%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) E-Learning
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (12.50%) Learning Management System
3 1 (3.13%) LPAR
3 1 (3.13%) Mainframe
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Project Management
2 8 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) CRM
4 4 (12.50%) Waterfall
5 3 (9.38%) Release Management
5 3 (9.38%) ITIL
5 3 (9.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (9.38%) Change Management
5 3 (9.38%) Risk Management
6 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
6 2 (6.25%) Matrix Management
6 2 (6.25%) Business Transformation
7 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
7 1 (3.13%) Demand Forecasting
7 1 (3.13%) Retail Demand Forecasting
7 1 (3.13%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.13%) Coaching
7 1 (3.13%) People Management
7 1 (3.13%) Software Delivery
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Oracle
2 7 (21.88%) Microsoft
3 4 (12.50%) PeopleSoft
3 4 (12.50%) Adobe
4 1 (3.13%) OpenText