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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 47 38 21
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -17
Contract jobs citing Retail 38 42 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 3.45% 4.36% 6.86%
As % of the General category 12.79% 14.74% 20.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 34 30
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£400 £320 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £243 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £413 £400 £380
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £140.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.54 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+64.75% -
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
297 285 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 26.95% 29.56% 33.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 206 176 118
Average daily rate £380 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £272 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £530 £493
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 9
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +37.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.12 £15.60 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £20.00 £110.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £24.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.79%

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 27 February 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 27 February 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 27 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 25 (30.86%) Finance
3 23 (28.40%) Banking
3 23 (28.40%) Project Management
4 15 (18.52%) Retail Banking
5 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
5 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
6 13 (16.05%) PRINCE2
7 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
8 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
8 10 (12.35%) Oracle
8 10 (12.35%) HP
9 9 (11.11%) CCNP
9 9 (11.11%) CCDP
9 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (11.11%) WLAN
9 9 (11.11%) Cisco
9 9 (11.11%) IBM
9 9 (11.11%) BGP
9 9 (11.11%) BMC
9 9 (11.11%) Lisp
9 9 (11.11%) Network Design
9 9 (11.11%) Supplier Management
9 9 (11.11%) EIGRP
9 9 (11.11%) TippingPoint
9 9 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (11.11%) F5
9 9 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (9.88%) Logistics
10 8 (9.88%) Motorola

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 5 (6.17%) SAS
2 1 (1.23%) MS Project Server
2 1 (1.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (17.28%) MS Excel
2 3 (3.70%) MS Project
2 3 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) SPSS
3 1 (1.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.70%) Magento
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.23%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.23%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (11.11%) BGP
1 9 (11.11%) EIGRP
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (11.11%) WLAN
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 8 (9.88%) DMZ
3 7 (8.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 7 (8.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 7 (8.64%) DMVPN
4 1 (1.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.17%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.47%) QlikView
2 2 (2.47%) Data Mining
2 2 (2.47%) SAS Enterprise Guide
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.23%) IBM InfoSphere
3 1 (1.23%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 1 (1.23%) Big Data
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (1.23%) OLTP
3 1 (1.23%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.23%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.23%) Oracle OLAP
3 1 (1.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (1.23%) Base SAS
3 1 (1.23%) DB2
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) TestDirector
1 1 (1.23%) QuickTest Pro
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
1 1 (1.23%) WebDriver
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
General
1 25 (30.86%) Finance
2 23 (28.40%) Banking
3 15 (18.52%) Retail Banking
4 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.47%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.23%) Legal
6 1 (1.23%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (19.75%) Project Manager
1 16 (19.75%) Analyst
2 11 (13.58%) Developer
3 9 (11.11%) Network Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.88%) Network Design Engineer
4 8 (9.88%) Design Engineer
5 7 (8.64%) Programme Manager
6 5 (6.17%) Test Analyst
6 5 (6.17%) Portfolio Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Consultant
7 3 (3.70%) Software Asset Manager
7 3 (3.70%) PMO Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Software Manager
7 3 (3.70%) Magento Developer
7 3 (3.70%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.47%) Business Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Web Developer
8 2 (2.47%) Coordinator
8 2 (2.47%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.70%) HTML
1 3 (3.70%) CSS
1 3 (3.70%) jQuery
2 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (2.47%) HTML5
2 2 (2.47%) CSS3
2 2 (2.47%) WebSockets
2 2 (2.47%) Underscore.js
2 2 (2.47%) AngularJS
2 2 (2.47%) .NET
2 2 (2.47%) ASP.NET
2 2 (2.47%) JSON
2 2 (2.47%) WPF
3 1 (1.23%) LINQ
3 1 (1.23%) MDX
3 1 (1.23%) WCF
3 1 (1.23%) Web Services
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET MVC 3
3 1 (1.23%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.47%) FMCG
2 1 (1.23%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.23%) Algorithms
2 1 (1.23%) EPoS
2 1 (1.23%) Statistics
2 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
2 1 (1.23%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.23%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.47%) Windows
1 2 (2.47%) Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.23%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.23%) AIX
2 1 (1.23%) Solaris
2 1 (1.23%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 23 (28.40%) Project Management
3 13 (16.05%) PRINCE2
4 11 (13.58%) E-Commerce
5 10 (12.35%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.11%) Network Design
6 9 (11.11%) Supplier Management
7 8 (9.88%) Logistics
8 7 (8.64%) Asset Management
9 6 (7.41%) Risk Management
10 5 (6.17%) Business Intelligence
10 5 (6.17%) Programme Management
10 5 (6.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 4 (4.94%) PRINCE
11 4 (4.94%) CRM
12 3 (3.70%) ITIL
12 3 (3.70%) ERP
12 3 (3.70%) Configuration Management
12 3 (3.70%) Migration
12 3 (3.70%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.11%) Lisp
2 8 (9.88%) SQL
3 3 (3.70%) C
3 3 (3.70%) JavaScript
3 3 (3.70%) PHP
4 2 (2.47%) C#
4 2 (2.47%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.23%) VBScript
5 1 (1.23%) Python
5 1 (1.23%) C++
5 1 (1.23%) Java
5 1 (1.23%) XAML
5 1 (1.23%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 9 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (11.11%) CCNP
1 9 (11.11%) CCDP
2 4 (4.94%) ISEB
3 2 (2.47%) Degree
3 2 (2.47%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (1.23%) PMP
4 1 (1.23%) PMI Certification
4 1 (1.23%) VCP4
4 1 (1.23%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.94%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.23%) SLA
2 1 (1.23%) Basel II
System Software
1 3 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (8.64%) OPNET
1 7 (8.64%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 14 (17.28%) Microsoft
2 10 (12.35%) HP
2 10 (12.35%) Oracle
3 9 (11.11%) Cisco
3 9 (11.11%) IBM
3 9 (11.11%) BMC
3 9 (11.11%) TippingPoint
3 9 (11.11%) F5
4 8 (9.88%) Motorola
5 7 (8.64%) Blue Coat
6 6 (7.41%) SAP
7 3 (3.70%) VMware
8 1 (1.23%) NetSuite
8 1 (1.23%) Unica
8 1 (1.23%) hybris
8 1 (1.23%) Venda
8 1 (1.23%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.23%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.23%) Business Objects
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
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Real Staffing
Rate: competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
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Posted: 13 days ago
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Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 19 days ago