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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
West Yorkshire / Bradford
Rank 5 7 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 23 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 11.43% 12.92% 10.57%
As % of the General category 23.53% 31.51% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 12 10
Median daily rate £490 £550 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.90% +91.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £375 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £600 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £125.00 £14.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+792.85% -20.00%

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
34 73 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bradford 48.57% 41.01% 47.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 40 58
Median daily rate £370 £425 £418
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.94% +1.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £315 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £547 £595 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £20.97 £50.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.47% +188.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £35.00 £27.17
% change year-on-year
-24.28% +28.84%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Bradford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bradford region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 January 2017.

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 24 January 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 Bradford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 6 (42.86%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (28.57%) QA
2 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
3 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
3 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
3 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 3 (21.43%) Microservices
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
3 3 (21.43%) Adobe
3 3 (21.43%) Java
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) UML
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Docker
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) Node.js
4 2 (14.29%) Swagger
4 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
5 1 (7.14%) REST
5 1 (7.14%) G Suite
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
5 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.14%) PaaS
5 1 (7.14%) IIBA
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Bradford 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 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
2 1 (7.14%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (7.14%) G Suite
1 1 (7.14%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.14%) PaaS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Banking
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (50.00%) Architect
1 7 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
2 4 (28.57%) Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Business Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Designer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Architect
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Solutions Architect
3 3 (21.43%) UI Designer
3 3 (21.43%) UI/UX Designer
3 3 (21.43%) UX Designer
4 2 (14.29%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) AWS Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Project Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Project Support Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) SOA Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Dropwizard
1 2 (14.29%) Node.js
1 2 (14.29%) Swagger
2 1 (7.14%) REST
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Virtual Team
2 3 (21.43%) User Experience
3 1 (7.14%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) SOA
2 4 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (21.43%) Microservices
3 3 (21.43%) Mobile Development
3 3 (21.43%) Prototyping
3 3 (21.43%) Wireframes
3 3 (21.43%) Workflow
4 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
4 2 (14.29%) DevOps
4 2 (14.29%) UML
5 1 (7.14%) Data Management
5 1 (7.14%) Data Mapping
5 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
5 1 (7.14%) Logistics
5 1 (7.14%) PDM
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (7.14%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) IIBA
1 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (28.57%) QA
2 1 (7.14%) GCP
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Docker
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Adobe
2 1 (7.14%) JDA