The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 18 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank 43 39 34
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.32% 1.69% 1.90%
As % of the General category 8.39% 5.66% 6.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 5 4
Median daily rate £420 £425 £455
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% -6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £541 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £11.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%

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

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
143 159 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 27.66% 29.83% 31.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 96 106 75
Median daily rate £425 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £275 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £620 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 8 1
Median hourly rate £12.96 £19.50 £12.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.53% +57.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +2 12 £420 -1.17% 6
Retail
Yorkshire

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 16 (66.67%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (33.33%) Retail Banking
5 6 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
5 6 (25.00%) Legal
5 6 (25.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
6 5 (20.83%) SDLC
6 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
7 3 (12.50%) Fintech
7 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
7 3 (12.50%) Unix
7 3 (12.50%) Windows
7 3 (12.50%) C
7 3 (12.50%) Linux
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
8 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
8 2 (8.33%) C#
8 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
8 2 (8.33%) SQL
8 2 (8.33%) .NET
8 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
8 2 (8.33%) Project Management
8 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
8 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
8 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (8.33%) User Stories
8 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Spark
1 1 (4.17%) Confluence
1 1 (4.17%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Broadband
1 1 (4.17%) Internet
1 1 (4.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) Apache Hive
1 1 (4.17%) Big Data
1 1 (4.17%) DataStage
1 1 (4.17%) DB2
1 1 (4.17%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.17%) HBase
1 1 (4.17%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.17%) Pentaho
1 1 (4.17%) Spark SQL
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) JIRA
1 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 16 (66.67%) Banking
2 11 (45.83%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Retail Banking
4 6 (25.00%) Legal
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Incident Responder
2 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Agile Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Digital Business Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) IT Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Software Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Developer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Lean Specialist
4 2 (8.33%) Release Manager
5 1 (4.17%) AIX Consultant
5 1 (4.17%) Banking Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Big Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Incident Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Malware Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Telecoms Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Test Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) .NET
1 2 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cordova
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Tez
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (4.17%) Entity Framework
2 1 (4.17%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (4.17%) Node.js
2 1 (4.17%) SAP Basis
2 1 (4.17%) WebGL
2 1 (4.17%) WPF
2 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Fintech
2 2 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
3 1 (4.17%) FMCG
3 1 (4.17%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Reference Data
3 1 (4.17%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Linux
1 3 (12.50%) Unix
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) Malware Reverse Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 5 (20.83%) SDLC
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) Lean Six Sigma
5 2 (8.33%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma
5 2 (8.33%) System Integration Testing
5 2 (8.33%) User Stories
6 1 (4.17%) Data Modelling
6 1 (4.17%) E-Commerce
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
6 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C
2 2 (8.33%) C#
2 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
3 1 (4.17%) Python
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Black Belt
1 2 (8.33%) Six Sigma Green Belt
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Ab Initio
1 1 (4.17%) Informatica
1 1 (4.17%) SAP
1 1 (4.17%) Xamarin