The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 5 May 2015 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
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 52 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 47 46 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.56% 3.94% 5.68%
As % of the General category 13.28% 14.38% 20.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 37 26
Average daily rate
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£400 £400 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £212 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £518
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £30.75 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-34.95% +36.66%
Retail
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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 Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
354 320 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.84% 27.40% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 230 217 120
Average daily rate £386 £350 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.35% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 5
Average hourly rate £20.50 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+36.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £15.00 £14.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.45 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £26.74 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-6.48% +0.88%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 28 (34.57%) Stakeholder Management
3 27 (33.33%) Project Management
4 25 (30.86%) Banking
5 14 (17.28%) Retail Banking
6 12 (14.81%) SQL
7 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
7 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
7 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.35%) SAS
9 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
9 9 (11.11%) Oracle
9 9 (11.11%) IBM
10 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
10 8 (9.88%) Supplier Management
11 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
12 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
12 6 (7.41%) Logistics
12 6 (7.41%) Asset Management
12 6 (7.41%) SAP
13 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
13 5 (6.17%) WLAN
13 5 (6.17%) EIGRP
13 5 (6.17%) DMZ
13 5 (6.17%) PRINCE
13 5 (6.17%) BGP
13 5 (6.17%) CCNP
13 5 (6.17%) CCDP
13 5 (6.17%) HP
13 5 (6.17%) Cisco

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 10 (12.35%) SAS
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.23%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.23%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.23%) JBoss
Applications
1 9 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.47%) MS Project
2 2 (2.47%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (2.47%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Unica
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.17%) BGP
1 5 (6.17%) EIGRP
1 5 (6.17%) Cisco ASA
1 5 (6.17%) DMVPN
1 5 (6.17%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (6.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 5 (6.17%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 5 (6.17%) WLAN
1 5 (6.17%) DMZ
2 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.94%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 3 (3.70%) OLAP Cube
3 3 (3.70%) OLAP
3 3 (3.70%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.47%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (1.23%) MySQL
5 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (1.23%) QualityStage
5 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.23%) MS Access
5 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 29 (35.80%) Finance
2 25 (30.86%) Banking
3 14 (17.28%) Retail Banking
4 6 (7.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Billing
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (17.28%) Project Manager
1 14 (17.28%) Analyst
2 9 (11.11%) Developer
3 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
4 6 (7.41%) Programme Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Network Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Design Engineer
5 5 (6.17%) Portfolio Manager
5 5 (6.17%) Network Design Engineer
6 4 (4.94%) Implementation Manager
6 4 (4.94%) Consultant
6 4 (4.94%) SAS Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) SAS Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Data Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.70%) PMO Manager
7 3 (3.70%) SAS Data Analyst
7 3 (3.70%) Software Asset Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Agile Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.23%) HTML
1 1 (1.23%) .NET
1 1 (1.23%) CSS
1 1 (1.23%) Web Services
1 1 (1.23%) Swing
1 1 (1.23%) Ruby on Rails
1 1 (1.23%) MDX
1 1 (1.23%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.94%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.47%) Algorithms
2 2 (2.47%) Smart Meter
3 1 (1.23%) Hybrid Cloud
3 1 (1.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (1.23%) EPoS
3 1 (1.23%) IVR
3 1 (1.23%) Statistics
3 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
3 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.23%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (34.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (33.33%) Project Management
3 11 (13.58%) PRINCE2
3 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
3 11 (13.58%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (9.88%) Supplier Management
5 7 (8.64%) Risk Management
6 6 (7.41%) Logistics
6 6 (7.41%) Asset Management
7 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
7 5 (6.17%) Network Design
7 5 (6.17%) PRINCE
8 4 (4.94%) Change Management
8 4 (4.94%) Validation
8 4 (4.94%) Migration
8 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
8 4 (4.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (4.94%) Waterfall
9 3 (3.70%) ERD
9 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.81%) SQL
2 5 (6.17%) Lisp
3 3 (3.70%) VBA
3 3 (3.70%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.47%) PHP
5 1 (1.23%) VBScript
5 1 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.23%) FoxPro (VFP)
5 1 (1.23%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (6.17%) CCNP
1 5 (6.17%) CCDP
1 5 (6.17%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 3 (3.70%) PMP
3 3 (3.70%) PMI Certification
4 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (1.23%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.23%) Basel II
1 1 (1.23%) QA
1 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
1 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (6.17%) OPNET
1 5 (6.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (3.70%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (11.11%) Oracle
1 9 (11.11%) IBM
2 8 (9.88%) Microsoft
3 6 (7.41%) SAP
4 5 (6.17%) Cisco
4 5 (6.17%) HP
4 5 (6.17%) BMC
4 5 (6.17%) Motorola
4 5 (6.17%) Blue Coat
4 5 (6.17%) TippingPoint
4 5 (6.17%) F5
5 3 (3.70%) VMware
5 3 (3.70%) Teradata
6 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
6 1 (1.23%) hybris
6 1 (1.23%) Venda
6 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
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