The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the North Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 27 - 26
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 4.58% - 1.38%
As % of the General category 22.45% - 9.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 1
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£350 - £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £14.45 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+19.41% -35.80%
Retail
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the North Yorkshire region.

General Category
North Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
49 60 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in North Yorkshire 20.42% 31.25% 15.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 33 12
Average daily rate £400 £380 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +24.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £278 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £449 £490 £432
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £383 £388
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £11.00 £11.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.36% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £22.50

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in North Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in North Yorkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in North Yorkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in North Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the North Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
York - 7 £363 - 6
Harrogate - 4 £300 - 1
Skipton - 1 £417 -
Retail
Yorkshire

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) QA
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Banking
3 2 (12.50%) Linux
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Java
3 2 (12.50%) MS Office
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Magento
4 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
4 1 (6.25%) Time Management
4 1 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 1 (6.25%) Data Mapping
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (6.25%) Puppet
4 1 (6.25%) Hudson
4 1 (6.25%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
4 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (6.25%) DevOps
4 1 (6.25%) Legacy Data Mapping

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in North Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North Yorkshire 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 1 (6.25%) JBoss
Applications
1 2 (12.50%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) MS Visio
2 1 (6.25%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) Magento
2 1 (6.25%) SAP BPC
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI
2 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 1 (6.25%) SAP CO
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) MySQL
1 1 (6.25%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (6.25%) Hudson
1 1 (6.25%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
3 1 (6.25%) General Ledger
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Analyst
2 4 (25.00%) Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Business Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Programme Manager
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support
5 1 (6.25%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) SAP FI/CO Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) SQL Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Test Specialist
5 1 (6.25%) Technical Leader
5 1 (6.25%) E-Commerce Support Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Senior SAP Consultant
5 1 (6.25%) Financial Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.25%) HTML
1 1 (6.25%) CSS
1 1 (6.25%) XHTML
1 1 (6.25%) LAMP
1 1 (6.25%) Symfony
1 1 (6.25%) CakePHP
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (6.25%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (18.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (18.75%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (12.50%) System Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Waterfall
3 2 (12.50%) Regression Testing
3 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
3 2 (12.50%) ERP
3 2 (12.50%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) Change Management
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) UML
4 1 (6.25%) OOA/OOD
4 1 (6.25%) OOD
4 1 (6.25%) SOA
4 1 (6.25%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Web Development
4 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
4 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
2 1 (6.25%) PHP
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) VBA
2 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SAP Certification
1 1 (6.25%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (6.25%) Puppet
1 1 (6.25%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) SAP
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.25%) Lotus
1 1 (6.25%) Red Hat
1 1 (6.25%) Zend