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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 8 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 7 3 4
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +1
Contract jobs citing Retail 17 66 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 16.83% 41.25% 31.03%
As % of the General category 21.25% 50.00% 35.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 59 44
Average daily rate £356 £396 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £467 £456
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 £23.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-39.13% +56.62%
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
80 132 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Halifax 79.21% 82.50% 86.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 123 100
Average daily rate £356 £400 £351
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.00% +14.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £288 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £510 £459
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £26.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+34.61% +18.18%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Halifax region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 8 February 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 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 39 (84.78%) Banking
2 35 (76.09%) Finance
3 27 (58.70%) Retail Banking
4 26 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (28.26%) Project Management
6 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.04%) Migration
7 6 (13.04%) Change Management
8 5 (10.87%) Legal
8 5 (10.87%) MS Project
8 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (8.70%) SAS
9 4 (8.70%) Validation
9 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
10 3 (6.52%) SAP
10 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 3 (6.52%) Business Transformation
10 3 (6.52%) Data Mapping
10 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
10 3 (6.52%) Change Control
10 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
11 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
11 2 (4.35%) Use Case
11 2 (4.35%) Pega
11 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (4.35%) APMP
11 2 (4.35%) QA
11 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Halifax 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 4 (8.70%) SAS
2 2 (4.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MS Project
2 2 (4.35%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Office
3 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.17%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.35%) WebEx
2 1 (2.17%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.17%) IDMS
2 1 (2.17%) MS Access
2 1 (2.17%) OLAP
2 1 (2.17%) OLAP Cube
2 1 (2.17%) SAS Data Integration Studio
Development Applications
1 1 (2.17%) HP UFT
General
1 39 (84.78%) Banking
2 35 (76.09%) Finance
3 27 (58.70%) Retail Banking
4 5 (10.87%) Legal
Job Titles
1 23 (50.00%) Analyst
2 18 (39.13%) Project Manager
3 14 (30.43%) Business Analyst
4 11 (23.91%) Banking Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Lead Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Retail Banking Business Analyst
5 5 (10.87%) Retail Banking Project Manager
6 4 (8.70%) Banking Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Banking Business Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Implementation Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Lead Project Manager
7 3 (6.52%) PMO Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Project Implementation Manager
7 3 (6.52%) Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Senior Risk Analyst
7 3 (6.52%) Test Analyst
8 2 (4.35%) Consultant
8 2 (4.35%) Lead Test Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 2 (4.35%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.17%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.17%) AIX
1 1 (2.17%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (56.52%) Stakeholder Management
2 13 (28.26%) Project Management
3 8 (17.39%) Business Analysis
4 6 (13.04%) Change Management
4 6 (13.04%) Migration
5 5 (10.87%) PRINCE2
6 4 (8.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 4 (8.70%) Validation
7 3 (6.52%) Business Transformation
7 3 (6.52%) Change Control
7 3 (6.52%) Data Mapping
7 3 (6.52%) Process Improvement
7 3 (6.52%) Requirements Management
7 3 (6.52%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (4.35%) Analytics
8 2 (4.35%) Coaching
8 2 (4.35%) Data Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Analysis
8 2 (4.35%) Stress Testing
8 2 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (4.35%) VB
2 1 (2.17%) ABAP
2 1 (2.17%) C
2 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) APMP
1 2 (4.35%) ISEB
1 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (2.17%) ISEB Practitioner
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB
2 1 (2.17%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (2.17%) COREP
2 1 (2.17%) FINREP
Systems Management
1 2 (4.35%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (6.52%) SAP
2 2 (4.35%) Microsoft
2 2 (4.35%) Pega
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