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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 43 36 40
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail 63 46 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 4.01% 4.10% 4.49%
As % of the General category 14.22% 14.24% 16.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 38 29
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£356 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £210 £306
10% offered a daily rate of more than £491 £440 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Average hourly rate £22.95 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
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 Leeds region.

General Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
443 323 225
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 28.22% 28.81% 26.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 236 127
Average daily rate £365 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £237 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 5
Average hourly rate £20.00 - £13.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.63 - £10.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.50 - £26.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

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

Retail Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 42 (38.18%) Finance
2 35 (31.82%) Banking
3 28 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.91%) Project Management
5 20 (18.18%) Retail Banking
6 17 (15.45%) SQL
7 14 (12.73%) E-Commerce
8 12 (10.91%) SAS
8 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
9 9 (8.18%) Cisco
9 9 (8.18%) HP
9 9 (8.18%) Change Management
10 8 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
10 8 (7.27%) Oracle
11 7 (6.36%) SAP
11 7 (6.36%) IBM
11 7 (6.36%) WLAN
11 7 (6.36%) EIGRP
11 7 (6.36%) BMC
11 7 (6.36%) Motorola
11 7 (6.36%) Lisp
11 7 (6.36%) BGP
11 7 (6.36%) TippingPoint
11 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (6.36%) F5
11 7 (6.36%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (6.36%) DMVPN
11 7 (6.36%) Cisco Nexus

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 12 (10.91%) SAS
2 2 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.82%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.91%) WebLogic
3 1 (0.91%) JBoss
3 1 (0.91%) Tomcat
3 1 (0.91%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.91%) MS Project Server
Applications
1 8 (7.27%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.73%) MS Project
2 3 (2.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.82%) SAP Retail
2 1 (0.91%) Unica
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.91%) Magento
2 1 (0.91%) SAP FI
2 1 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.91%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (0.91%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.36%) WLAN
1 7 (6.36%) BGP
1 7 (6.36%) EIGRP
1 7 (6.36%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (6.36%) DMVPN
1 7 (6.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 5 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 5 (4.55%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (4.55%) DMZ
3 2 (1.82%) SAN
4 1 (0.91%) ATM
4 1 (0.91%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.91%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.55%) MySQL
1 5 (4.55%) SQL Server
1 5 (4.55%) PostgreSQL
2 4 (3.64%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.73%) OLAP
3 3 (2.73%) OLAP Cube
4 2 (1.82%) DB2
4 2 (1.82%) Data Mining
4 2 (1.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.82%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.91%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.91%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (0.91%) Big Data
5 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.91%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (0.91%) RDBMS
5 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
5 1 (0.91%) QualityStage
Development Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Selenium
1 2 (1.82%) SoapUI
2 1 (0.91%) HP UFT
2 1 (0.91%) AccuRev
General
1 42 (38.18%) Finance
2 35 (31.82%) Banking
3 20 (18.18%) Retail Banking
4 5 (4.55%) Marketing
4 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
5 4 (3.64%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.73%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.82%) Legal
7 2 (1.82%) Billing
Job Titles
1 33 (30.00%) Analyst
2 18 (16.36%) Business Analyst
3 16 (14.55%) Developer
4 13 (11.82%) Project Manager
5 8 (7.27%) Test Analyst
6 6 (5.45%) SAS Analyst
7 5 (4.55%) Network Design Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 5 (4.55%) Architect
7 5 (4.55%) Consultant
7 5 (4.55%) Network Engineer
7 5 (4.55%) Design Engineer
8 4 (3.64%) Implementation Manager
8 4 (3.64%) Designer
9 3 (2.73%) UX Designer
9 3 (2.73%) SAS Data Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) Lead Project Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Software Asset Manager
9 3 (2.73%) Agile Business Analyst
9 3 (2.73%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (5.45%) CSS
1 6 (5.45%) HTML
2 5 (4.55%) Ruby on Rails
3 4 (3.64%) HTML5
3 4 (3.64%) .NET
4 3 (2.73%) DOM
4 3 (2.73%) jQuery
5 2 (1.82%) WCF
5 2 (1.82%) Web Services
6 1 (0.91%) XML
6 1 (0.91%) J2EE
6 1 (0.91%) JDBC
6 1 (0.91%) JSP
6 1 (0.91%) Servlets
6 1 (0.91%) Swing
6 1 (0.91%) Ajax
6 1 (0.91%) .NET Framework
6 1 (0.91%) MDX
6 1 (0.91%) CSS3
6 1 (0.91%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.64%) EPoS
1 4 (3.64%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.73%) User Experience
2 3 (2.73%) Graphic Design
3 2 (1.82%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.91%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.91%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.91%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.91%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.91%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.91%) APACS
4 1 (0.91%) IVR
4 1 (0.91%) Statistics
4 1 (0.91%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 5 (4.55%) Linux
2 3 (2.73%) Windows
3 1 (0.91%) AIX
3 1 (0.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.45%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (20.91%) Project Management
3 14 (12.73%) E-Commerce
4 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.18%) Change Management
5 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
6 6 (5.45%) SDLC
7 5 (4.55%) Network Design
7 5 (4.55%) Test Scripting
7 5 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 4 (3.64%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.64%) Risk Management
8 4 (3.64%) Workflow
8 4 (3.64%) Validation
8 4 (3.64%) Migration
8 4 (3.64%) Asset Management
8 4 (3.64%) TOGAF
8 4 (3.64%) User Acceptance Testing
8 4 (3.64%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.64%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 17 (15.45%) SQL
2 7 (6.36%) Lisp
3 6 (5.45%) JavaScript
4 5 (4.55%) Ruby
5 4 (3.64%) VBA
6 3 (2.73%) Java
7 2 (1.82%) C
7 2 (1.82%) C++
7 2 (1.82%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.91%) VBScript
8 1 (0.91%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.91%) Perl
8 1 (0.91%) PHP
8 1 (0.91%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (0.91%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (7.27%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (4.55%) CCNP
2 5 (4.55%) CCDP
2 5 (4.55%) ISEB
3 4 (3.64%) PMP
3 4 (3.64%) PMI Certification
4 3 (2.73%) CCNA
5 2 (1.82%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (0.91%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) QA
2 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.91%) Basel II
System Software
1 4 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (6.36%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (5.45%) OPNET
3 3 (2.73%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 9 (8.18%) Cisco
1 9 (8.18%) HP
2 8 (7.27%) Oracle
3 7 (6.36%) IBM
3 7 (6.36%) BMC
3 7 (6.36%) Motorola
3 7 (6.36%) TippingPoint
3 7 (6.36%) F5
3 7 (6.36%) SAP
4 6 (5.45%) Microsoft
5 5 (4.55%) VMware
5 5 (4.55%) Blue Coat
6 3 (2.73%) Teradata
7 1 (0.91%) NetSuite
7 1 (0.91%) Business Objects
7 1 (0.91%) Lotus
7 1 (0.91%) Salesforce.com
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