The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Halifax region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 5 5 4
Rank change year-on-year
0 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 37 48 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 23.42% 30.38% 32.14%
As % of the General category 35.24% 42.86% 39.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 43 51
Median daily rate £373 £356 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.77% -11.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £261 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £455 £471 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £55.00 £17.25 £14.45
% change year-on-year
+218.84% +19.41%
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 Halifax region.

General Category
Halifax
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
105 112 136
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 66.46% 70.89% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 91 125
Median daily rate £375 £356 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -10.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £270 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £394 £380
% change year-on-year
+1.58% +3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Halifax region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Halifax region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Retail.

1 38 (76.00%) Banking
2 37 (74.00%) Finance
3 25 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 24 (48.00%) Retail Banking
5 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
6 12 (24.00%) Project Management
7 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (20.00%) SAS
9 7 (14.00%) Credit Risk
10 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (10.00%) Migration
11 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
12 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
12 4 (8.00%) QA
12 4 (8.00%) Requirements Management
12 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
12 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
12 4 (8.00%) Validation
13 3 (6.00%) Scrum
13 3 (6.00%) Change Management
13 3 (6.00%) UML
13 3 (6.00%) ETL
13 3 (6.00%) MS Office
13 3 (6.00%) ISEB
13 3 (6.00%) ATM
13 3 (6.00%) BPR
13 3 (6.00%) Data Mapping
13 3 (6.00%) Confluence
13 3 (6.00%) Project Governance
13 3 (6.00%) Analytics

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax 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 10 (20.00%) SAS
2 3 (6.00%) Confluence
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (8.00%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.00%) MS Office
4 2 (4.00%) MS Project
4 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
5 1 (2.00%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (2.00%) SPSS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.00%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SAS Data Integration Studio
2 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 3 (6.00%) JIRA
General
1 38 (76.00%) Banking
2 37 (74.00%) Finance
3 24 (48.00%) Retail Banking
4 2 (4.00%) Back Office
4 2 (4.00%) Front Office
4 2 (4.00%) Legal
5 1 (2.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (48.00%) Analyst
2 18 (36.00%) Business Analyst
3 11 (22.00%) Project Manager
4 6 (12.00%) Banking Project Manager
5 5 (10.00%) Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (10.00%) Business Architect
5 5 (10.00%) Risk Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Lead Business Analyst
6 4 (8.00%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Developer
7 3 (6.00%) Mortgage Business Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Senior Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.00%) Technical Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) Mortgage Project Manager
8 2 (4.00%) Project Assistant
8 2 (4.00%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
8 2 (4.00%) SAS Developer
8 2 (4.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (22.00%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (14.00%) Credit Risk
3 2 (4.00%) Data Structures
3 2 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.00%) Data Extraction
4 1 (2.00%) Economics
4 1 (2.00%) Mathematics
4 1 (2.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (2.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (26.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (24.00%) Project Management
4 6 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.00%) Migration
6 4 (8.00%) Data Analysis
6 4 (8.00%) Requirements Management
6 4 (8.00%) Validation
7 3 (6.00%) Analytics
7 3 (6.00%) BPR
7 3 (6.00%) Change Management
7 3 (6.00%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.00%) ETL
7 3 (6.00%) Line Management
7 3 (6.00%) Project Governance
7 3 (6.00%) Scrum
7 3 (6.00%) Stakeholder and Relationship Management
7 3 (6.00%) Target Operating Model
7 3 (6.00%) UML
7 3 (6.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (2.00%) C
2 1 (2.00%) PL/1
2 1 (2.00%) VB
2 1 (2.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 3 (6.00%) ISEB
2 1 (2.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) Postgraduate
2 1 (2.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (8.00%) QA
2 2 (4.00%) FINREP
3 1 (2.00%) COREP
3 1 (2.00%) COSO
3 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft
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