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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 9 7 12
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 23 23 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 12.50% 12.11% 9.20%
As % of the General category 33.33% 40.35% 32.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 10 4
Average daily rate
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£365 £280 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% +24.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £174 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £423 £314
UK excluding London average daily rate £405 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.42 £30.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-59.27% +74.28%
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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
69 57 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 37.50% 30.00% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 32 17
Average daily rate £375 £375 £230
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +63.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £239 £181 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £446 £370
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.64% +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 0
Average hourly rate £9.00 £15.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-41.93% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -22.41%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 19 (38.00%) Oracle
2 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 12 (24.00%) Oracle Retail
3 11 (22.00%) Project Management
4 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
5 8 (16.00%) J2EE
5 8 (16.00%) Java
5 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
6 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
6 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (10.00%) HTTP
7 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 5 (10.00%) Ant
7 5 (10.00%) JDBC
7 5 (10.00%) JSP
7 5 (10.00%) Servlets
7 5 (10.00%) XML
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
7 5 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
7 5 (10.00%) REST
7 5 (10.00%) Ajax
8 4 (8.00%) Change Control
8 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
8 4 (8.00%) Jetty
8 4 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
8 4 (8.00%) ITIL
8 4 (8.00%) ETL
8 4 (8.00%) Quality Management
8 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 (10.00%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (8.00%) Jetty
3 1 (2.00%) CICS
3 1 (2.00%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 3 (6.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 12 (24.00%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.00%) HTTP
2 1 (2.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (2.00%) SMS
2 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (14.00%) Data Warehouse
1 7 (14.00%) Oracle Database
2 5 (10.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (6.00%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (4.00%) QlikView
5 2 (4.00%) RDBMS
5 2 (4.00%) Relational Database
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (2.00%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.00%) DB2
6 1 (2.00%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 5 (10.00%) Ant
2 2 (4.00%) ProC
General
1 3 (6.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 7 (14.00%) Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
3 5 (10.00%) Business Project Manager
3 5 (10.00%) Business Manager
4 4 (8.00%) Project Officer
4 4 (8.00%) Project Support Officer
4 4 (8.00%) Java Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Coordinator
5 3 (6.00%) Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Oracle Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Implementation Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Contracts Manager
6 2 (4.00%) ETL Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Project Planner
6 2 (4.00%) Analyst
6 2 (4.00%) Oracle Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Project Coordinator
6 2 (4.00%) Deployment Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.00%) J2EE
2 5 (10.00%) JDBC
2 5 (10.00%) JSP
2 5 (10.00%) Servlets
2 5 (10.00%) XML
2 5 (10.00%) Ajax
2 5 (10.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) Velocity
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.00%) PMI
1 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.00%) UNIX
1 1 (2.00%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (22.00%) Project Management
2 8 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 7 (14.00%) PRINCE2
4 5 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (8.00%) Quality Management
5 4 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 4 (8.00%) ITIL
5 4 (8.00%) ETL
5 4 (8.00%) Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Data Migration
5 4 (8.00%) Change Control
6 3 (6.00%) Validation
6 3 (6.00%) SOA
6 3 (6.00%) Risk Management
7 2 (4.00%) Data Modelling
7 2 (4.00%) Critical Path Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Scrum
7 2 (4.00%) Project Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Resource Management
7 2 (4.00%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 12 (24.00%) SQL
2 10 (20.00%) PL/SQL
3 8 (16.00%) Java
4 3 (6.00%) C
4 3 (6.00%) XQuery
5 1 (2.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
1 2 (4.00%) APMP
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.00%) PMP
System Software
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 1 (2.00%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Oracle
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.00%) Sun
3 1 (2.00%) Informatica
3 1 (2.00%) JD Edwards
3 1 (2.00%) IBM
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