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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 9 18 7
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -11
Contract jobs citing Retail 23 21 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.43% 9.17% 14.29%
As % of the General category 33.82% 19.81% 55.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 10 13
Average daily rate £550 £288 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+91.30% +4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £219 £164
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £470 £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
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
68 106 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 36.76% 46.29% 25.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 54 26
Average daily rate £400 £413 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £255 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.50 - £175.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016, 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 11 (35.48%) C#
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 10 (32.26%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
2 10 (32.26%) REST
3 9 (29.03%) SOA
3 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (19.35%) CSS
4 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
4 6 (19.35%) HTML
4 6 (19.35%) PhoneGap
4 6 (19.35%) Node.js
4 6 (19.35%) Puppet
4 6 (19.35%) SaaS
4 6 (19.35%) Android
4 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
4 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
4 6 (19.35%) Swagger
4 6 (19.35%) Microservices
5 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
5 5 (16.13%) Ansible
5 5 (16.13%) IaaS
5 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
5 5 (16.13%) Google
5 5 (16.13%) Selenium
5 5 (16.13%) PaaS
5 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
5 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
5 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (16.13%) Cucumber

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 6 (19.35%) Node.js
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle Service Bus
3 2 (6.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Visio
2 1 (3.23%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (12.90%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle ASCP
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Assets
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (6.45%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (3.23%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (3.23%) SAP CO
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI
3 1 (3.23%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 6 (19.35%) SaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (16.13%) IaaS
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (16.13%) PaaS
3 2 (6.45%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (19.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (16.13%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.90%) Amazon RDS
4 1 (3.23%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (3.23%) OLAP
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Jenkins
2 5 (16.13%) Cucumber
2 5 (16.13%) Git (software)
2 5 (16.13%) JUnit
2 5 (16.13%) NUnit
2 5 (16.13%) Selenium
2 5 (16.13%) SpecFlow
General
1 4 (12.90%) Finance
1 4 (12.90%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.45%) Marketing
3 1 (3.23%) General Ledger
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Architect
2 11 (35.48%) Analyst
2 11 (35.48%) Solutions Architect
3 5 (16.13%) Business Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Oracle Architect
5 3 (9.68%) Technical Leader
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (6.45%) Designer
6 2 (6.45%) Financial Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Functional Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support
6 2 (6.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Oracle Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (32.26%) REST
2 6 (19.35%) AngularJS
2 6 (19.35%) CSS
2 6 (19.35%) HTML
2 6 (19.35%) PhoneGap
2 6 (19.35%) Swagger
3 4 (12.90%) Express
3 4 (12.90%) Middleware
3 4 (12.90%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (3.23%) .NET
4 1 (3.23%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.23%) jQuery
4 1 (3.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (19.35%) Android
2 3 (9.68%) Windows
3 1 (3.23%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (29.03%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (29.03%) SOA
2 6 (19.35%) Microservices
3 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (12.90%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 3 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.45%) Business Analysis
5 2 (6.45%) Business Transformation
5 2 (6.45%) UML
5 2 (6.45%) Use Case
6 1 (3.23%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.23%) Dependency Management
6 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
6 1 (3.23%) ERP
6 1 (3.23%) Kanban
6 1 (3.23%) Open Source
6 1 (3.23%) SAP Implementation
6 1 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Test Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 11 (35.48%) C#
2 10 (32.26%) Java
2 10 (32.26%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.23%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (3.23%) PMI Certification
1 1 (3.23%) PMP
1 1 (3.23%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) Puppet
2 5 (16.13%) Ansible
Vendors
1 11 (35.48%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Google
3 4 (12.90%) Retalix
4 3 (9.68%) Amdocs
5 2 (6.45%) Apple
5 2 (6.45%) Cisco
6 1 (3.23%) SAP