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 13 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 41 50 36
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Contract jobs citing Retail 55 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.86% 3.16% 4.14%
As % of the General category 11.98% 12.04% 13.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 27 31
Average daily rate £450 £425 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +34.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £308 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
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
459 299 288
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 32.23% 26.27% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 322 211 177
Average daily rate £390 £390 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £535 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 3
Average hourly rate £15.75 £18.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -2.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £15.49 £15.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.35 £35.00 £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £26.00 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+23.07% +20.93%

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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016, 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 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (21.88%) Oracle
3 21 (21.88%) Banking
4 19 (19.79%) Retail Banking
5 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
7 12 (12.50%) Middleware
7 12 (12.50%) SOA
7 12 (12.50%) Java
7 12 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
7 12 (12.50%) Retalix
7 12 (12.50%) TDD
8 11 (11.46%) ERP
9 10 (10.42%) Project Management
9 10 (10.42%) REST
9 10 (10.42%) Spring
10 9 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
10 9 (9.38%) Migration
11 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
11 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
12 6 (6.25%) Test Strategy
12 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
12 6 (6.25%) HTML
12 6 (6.25%) CSS
13 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
13 5 (5.21%) SAS
13 5 (5.21%) Legal

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (5.21%) SAS
3 3 (3.13%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.04%) IBM Domino
4 1 (1.04%) Node.js
Applications
1 5 (5.21%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.17%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.08%) MS Project
5 1 (1.04%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 16 (16.67%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (9.38%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.04%) Cognos TM1
3 1 (1.04%) Magento
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.04%) SAP CO
3 1 (1.04%) SAP FI
3 1 (1.04%) SAP FI/CO
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Network Security
2 1 (1.04%) Intranet
2 1 (1.04%) SMS
2 1 (1.04%) WebEx
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.13%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.08%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (1.04%) Apache Hive
3 1 (1.04%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.04%) Big Data
3 1 (1.04%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.04%) DB2
3 1 (1.04%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.04%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.04%) MySQL
3 1 (1.04%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (1.04%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.04%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 1 (1.04%) SAS Enterprise Miner
3 1 (1.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.04%) JIRA
General
1 25 (26.04%) Finance
2 21 (21.88%) Banking
3 19 (19.79%) Retail Banking
4 5 (5.21%) Legal
4 5 (5.21%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.13%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.04%) Law
6 1 (1.04%) Marketing
6 1 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 25 (26.04%) Analyst
2 22 (22.92%) Developer
3 14 (14.58%) Project Manager
4 13 (13.54%) Architect
5 12 (12.50%) Agile Developer
5 12 (12.50%) Java Developer
6 11 (11.46%) Agile Java Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Agile Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Agile Java Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Developer
7 10 (10.42%) Senior Java Developer
8 9 (9.38%) Oracle Architect
8 9 (9.38%) Solutions Architect
9 8 (8.33%) Business Analyst
10 7 (7.29%) Designer
11 6 (6.25%) Banking Analyst
12 5 (5.21%) Oracle Solutions Architect
12 5 (5.21%) Senior Manager
12 5 (5.21%) Senior Project Manager
12 5 (5.21%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (12.50%) Middleware
1 12 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
2 10 (10.42%) REST
2 10 (10.42%) Spring
3 6 (6.25%) CSS
3 6 (6.25%) HTML
4 3 (3.13%) .NET
4 3 (3.13%) jQuery
5 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.04%) AngularJS
6 1 (1.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (1.04%) CSS3
6 1 (1.04%) Ember.js
6 1 (1.04%) HTML5
6 1 (1.04%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.29%) Analytical Skills
1 7 (7.29%) Data Centre
2 4 (4.17%) Credit Risk
2 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 4 (4.17%) User Experience
3 3 (3.13%) EPoS
3 3 (3.13%) Statistics
4 2 (2.08%) AS400
4 2 (2.08%) Economics
4 2 (2.08%) Mathematics
4 2 (2.08%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.04%) Animation
5 1 (1.04%) FMCG
5 1 (1.04%) Motion Graphics
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.17%) Windows
2 3 (3.13%) Unix
2 3 (3.13%) Windows XP
3 2 (2.08%) Linux
3 2 (2.08%) Windows Vista
4 1 (1.04%) AIX
4 1 (1.04%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (23.96%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (12.50%) SOA
3 12 (12.50%) TDD
4 11 (11.46%) ERP
5 10 (10.42%) Project Management
6 9 (9.38%) Migration
7 7 (7.29%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 6 (6.25%) Test Strategy
9 5 (5.21%) Performance Testing
10 4 (4.17%) Analytics
10 4 (4.17%) Business Analysis
10 4 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (4.17%) Dependency Management
10 4 (4.17%) E-Commerce
10 4 (4.17%) PRINCE2
11 3 (3.13%) Data Modelling
11 3 (3.13%) ITIL
11 3 (3.13%) Programme Management
11 3 (3.13%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 12 (12.50%) Java
2 4 (4.17%) SQL
3 3 (3.13%) C#
4 2 (2.08%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.08%) T-SQL
4 2 (2.08%) VB
5 1 (1.04%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (3.13%) Degree
1 3 (3.13%) PMI Certification
1 3 (3.13%) PMP
2 2 (2.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.08%) Postgraduate
3 1 (1.04%) HND
3 1 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.08%) Data Quality
1 2 (2.08%) FATCA
2 1 (1.04%) MiFID
Systems Management
1 1 (1.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (1.04%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 21 (21.88%) Oracle
2 12 (12.50%) Retalix
3 6 (6.25%) Microsoft
4 4 (4.17%) SAP
5 3 (3.13%) Citrix
6 2 (2.08%) Lotus
6 2 (2.08%) Wincor Nixdorf
7 1 (1.04%) Apple
7 1 (1.04%) Cloudera
7 1 (1.04%) Cognos
7 1 (1.04%) IBM
7 1 (1.04%) Retek
7 1 (1.04%) Teradata
7 1 (1.04%) Twitter
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