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 4 August 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 43 33 32
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 59 51 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.66% 4.90% 5.61%
As % of the General category 13.53% 17.77% 19.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 44 40
Average daily rate
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£356 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.53% -7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £213 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £450 £403
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 £17.00 £13.89 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+22.39% -49.49%
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
436 287 246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 27.06% 27.57% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 210 135
Average daily rate £375 £363 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £220 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.93% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 6
Average hourly rate £21.00 - £13.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.43 - £10.71
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.82 - £35.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+4.65% -4.44%

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 4 August 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 4 August 2015.

Retail Hourly Rate Histogram in Leeds

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 37 (34.91%) Banking
3 28 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (21.70%) Retail Banking
5 18 (16.98%) Project Management
6 15 (14.15%) SQL
7 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
8 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (9.43%) SAS
10 9 (8.49%) Change Management
11 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
11 8 (7.55%) Cisco
11 8 (7.55%) HP
12 7 (6.60%) Linux
12 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
12 7 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (5.66%) BMC
13 6 (5.66%) Motorola
13 6 (5.66%) Lisp
13 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
13 6 (5.66%) EIGRP
13 6 (5.66%) BGP
13 6 (5.66%) WLAN
13 6 (5.66%) Oracle
13 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
13 6 (5.66%) F5
13 6 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
13 6 (5.66%) DMVPN
13 6 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
13 6 (5.66%) TippingPoint

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 (9.43%) SAS
2 3 (2.83%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.89%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.89%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.94%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.94%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.94%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.94%) JBoss
Applications
1 7 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.83%) MS Project
2 3 (2.83%) MS Office
3 1 (0.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.94%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.94%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.94%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.94%) SAP Retail
1 1 (0.94%) Unica
1 1 (0.94%) AWD
1 1 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.66%) BGP
1 6 (5.66%) EIGRP
1 6 (5.66%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (5.66%) DMVPN
1 6 (5.66%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (5.66%) WLAN
2 4 (3.77%) DMZ
2 4 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 4 (3.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (1.89%) HTTP
3 2 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (0.94%) ATM
4 1 (0.94%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.94%) Internet
4 1 (0.94%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.72%) MySQL
1 5 (4.72%) SQL Server
1 5 (4.72%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
2 3 (2.83%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 3 (2.83%) OLAP
2 3 (2.83%) OLAP Cube
3 2 (1.89%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.89%) DB2
3 2 (1.89%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.94%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.94%) QualityStage
4 1 (0.94%) MS Access
4 1 (0.94%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.94%) Big Data
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.94%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (0.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 3 (2.83%) Selenium
2 2 (1.89%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.94%) eggPlant
3 1 (0.94%) AccuRev
3 1 (0.94%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.94%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.94%) HP UFT
General
1 40 (37.74%) Finance
2 37 (34.91%) Banking
3 23 (21.70%) Retail Banking
4 6 (5.66%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.72%) Manufacturing
5 5 (4.72%) Marketing
6 3 (2.83%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.89%) Legal
7 2 (1.89%) Billing
8 1 (0.94%) Law
Job Titles
1 33 (31.13%) Analyst
2 19 (17.92%) Business Analyst
3 14 (13.21%) Developer
4 11 (10.38%) Project Manager
5 7 (6.60%) Test Analyst
6 5 (4.72%) Consultant
6 5 (4.72%) Architect
6 5 (4.72%) SAS Analyst
6 5 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails Developer
7 4 (3.77%) Lead Project Manager
7 4 (3.77%) Designer
7 4 (3.77%) Network Design Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Network Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Design Engineer
7 4 (3.77%) Implementation Manager
8 3 (2.83%) SAS Developer
8 3 (2.83%) Data Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) Contracts Manager
8 3 (2.83%) Banking Business Analyst
8 3 (2.83%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.72%) CSS
1 5 (4.72%) HTML
1 5 (4.72%) Ruby on Rails
2 4 (3.77%) HTML5
2 4 (3.77%) .NET
3 3 (2.83%) Web Services
3 3 (2.83%) DOM
3 3 (2.83%) jQuery
4 2 (1.89%) WCF
5 1 (0.94%) WF
5 1 (0.94%) Swing
5 1 (0.94%) Ajax
5 1 (0.94%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.94%) CSS3
5 1 (0.94%) Sass
5 1 (0.94%) LESS
5 1 (0.94%) XML
5 1 (0.94%) J2EE
5 1 (0.94%) JDBC
5 1 (0.94%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.83%) User Experience
2 3 (2.83%) EPoS
2 3 (2.83%) Graphic Design
3 2 (1.89%) Smart Meter
4 1 (0.94%) Visualisation
4 1 (0.94%) Kindle
4 1 (0.94%) Data Structures
4 1 (0.94%) Algorithms
4 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
4 1 (0.94%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.94%) Credit Risk
4 1 (0.94%) Data Integration
4 1 (0.94%) APACS
4 1 (0.94%) IVR
4 1 (0.94%) Statistics
4 1 (0.94%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.60%) Linux
2 3 (2.83%) Windows
3 1 (0.94%) AIX
3 1 (0.94%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (26.42%) Stakeholder Management
2 18 (16.98%) Project Management
3 13 (12.26%) E-Commerce
4 11 (10.38%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (8.49%) Change Management
6 8 (7.55%) Business Analysis
7 5 (4.72%) Test Scripting
7 5 (4.72%) Workflow
7 5 (4.72%) Validation
7 5 (4.72%) SDLC
8 4 (3.77%) Regression Testing
8 4 (3.77%) TOGAF
8 4 (3.77%) Network Design
8 4 (3.77%) Data Analysis
8 4 (3.77%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (3.77%) BPR
8 4 (3.77%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (3.77%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (3.77%) Waterfall
8 4 (3.77%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.15%) SQL
2 6 (5.66%) Lisp
3 5 (4.72%) Ruby
3 5 (4.72%) Java
3 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.77%) C++
4 4 (3.77%) VBA
5 2 (1.89%) Python
5 2 (1.89%) C
5 2 (1.89%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.94%) VBScript
6 1 (0.94%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.94%) Perl
6 1 (0.94%) FoxPro (VFP)
6 1 (0.94%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (6.60%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (3.77%) CCNP
2 4 (3.77%) CCDP
2 4 (3.77%) ISEB
2 4 (3.77%) PMP
2 4 (3.77%) PMI Certification
3 3 (2.83%) CCNA
4 1 (0.94%) Degree
4 1 (0.94%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) Security Cleared
4 1 (0.94%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.72%) QA
2 1 (0.94%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (2.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.94%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (5.66%) Cisco CUCM
2 5 (4.72%) OPNET
3 3 (2.83%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (7.55%) Cisco
1 8 (7.55%) HP
2 6 (5.66%) BMC
2 6 (5.66%) Motorola
2 6 (5.66%) Oracle
2 6 (5.66%) TippingPoint
2 6 (5.66%) F5
3 5 (4.72%) IBM
3 5 (4.72%) Microsoft
4 4 (3.77%) SAP
4 4 (3.77%) VMware
4 4 (3.77%) Blue Coat
5 3 (2.83%) Teradata
6 1 (0.94%) Amdocs
6 1 (0.94%) Tableau
6 1 (0.94%) Lotus
6 1 (0.94%) Salesforce.com
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Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
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Rate: £300 - £340 per day
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