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 22 February 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
West Yorkshire / Halifax
Rank 5 10 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail 13 12 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 19.70% 12.63% 35.71%
As % of the General category 25.49% 15.58% 43.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 48
Median daily rate £340 £353 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.68% -10.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £288 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £452 £483
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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
51 77 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 77.27% 81.05% 81.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 66 115
Median daily rate £356 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £284 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £411 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.62% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £32.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-18.46% +44.44%

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 22 February 2017.

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 22 February 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Retail.

1 24 (92.31%) Banking
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 17 (65.38%) Retail Banking
4 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
6 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (19.23%) Project Management
7 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
7 4 (15.38%) Change Management
8 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
8 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
8 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
8 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
9 2 (7.69%) Data Privacy
9 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (7.69%) APMP
9 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
9 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
9 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
9 2 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
9 2 (7.69%) MS Office
9 2 (7.69%) ISEB
9 2 (7.69%) Cognos
9 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
9 2 (7.69%) SAS
9 2 (7.69%) ATM
10 1 (3.85%) Business Intelligence
10 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
10 1 (3.85%) PMP

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 2 (7.69%) SAS
1 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Office
1 2 (7.69%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.85%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA
1 1 (3.85%) JIRA Agile
General
1 24 (92.31%) Banking
2 18 (69.23%) Finance
3 17 (65.38%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Project Manager
2 10 (38.46%) Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Banking Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Business Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Business Project Manager
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Business Analyst
4 2 (7.69%) Lead Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Agile Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos BI Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Cognos Developer
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Digital Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Finance Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Mortgage Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) PMO Manager
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 1 (3.85%) Retail Banking Project Manager
5 1 (3.85%) SAS Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Virtual Team
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Credit Risk
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.85%) AIX
1 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (46.15%) Stakeholder Management
2 6 (23.08%) Business Analysis
3 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (19.23%) Project Management
4 4 (15.38%) Change Management
4 4 (15.38%) PRINCE2
5 3 (11.54%) GAP Analysis
5 3 (11.54%) Project Planning
5 3 (11.54%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (7.69%) Data Privacy
6 2 (7.69%) Project Governance
6 2 (7.69%) Resource Management
6 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.85%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.85%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.85%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) Software Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Target Operating Model
7 1 (3.85%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (7.69%) APMP
1 2 (7.69%) ISEB
2 1 (3.85%) ISTQB
2 1 (3.85%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
1 1 (3.85%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (7.69%) Cognos
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