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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 30 33 23
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 15 5 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.62% 1.60% 3.26%
As % of the General category 10.34% 5.62% 12.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 3 8
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £396
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -5.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £232 £355 £383
10% offered a daily rate of more than £695 £415 £519
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £13.89 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+24.19% -38.26%
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 South Yorkshire region.

General Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
145 89 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 35.02% 28.43% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 59 59
Average daily rate £375 £375 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £180 £258
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+2.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 2
Average hourly rate £12.94 £12.50 £44.97
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.50% -72.20%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+2.27% -2.22%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the South Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 31 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Sheffield -4 10 £400 - 6
Barnsley - 1 - -
Doncaster - 1 £800 -
Retail
Yorkshire

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 14 (35.90%) Retail Banking
4 6 (15.38%) Middleware
4 6 (15.38%) ETL
5 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (12.82%) Ab Initio
5 5 (12.82%) QA
5 5 (12.82%) Data Integration
5 5 (12.82%) Reference Data
5 5 (12.82%) Analytics
5 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
5 5 (12.82%) SDLC
6 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Migration
6 4 (10.26%) Windows
7 3 (7.69%) Linux
7 3 (7.69%) Java
7 3 (7.69%) SQL
7 3 (7.69%) .NET
7 3 (7.69%) MS Office
7 3 (7.69%) Project Management
7 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
7 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
8 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
8 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
8 2 (5.13%) EPoS
8 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.13%) Change Management

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 2 (5.13%) SAS
2 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
2 1 (2.56%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MS Office
2 2 (5.13%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.56%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.56%) LAN
1 1 (2.56%) VoIP
1 1 (2.56%) WAN
1 1 (2.56%) DHCP
1 1 (2.56%) HTTP
1 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
1 1 (2.56%) DNS
1 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (2.56%) SAN
1 1 (2.56%) DMZ
1 1 (2.56%) Firewall
1 1 (2.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.56%) DB2
2 1 (2.56%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
1 1 (2.56%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 19 (48.72%) Finance
2 16 (41.03%) Banking
3 14 (35.90%) Retail Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Investment Banking
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Analyst
2 9 (23.08%) Developer
3 7 (17.95%) Project Manager
4 5 (12.82%) Business Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) Ab Initio Developer
5 4 (10.26%) Programme Manager
5 4 (10.26%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Change Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Change Manager
6 3 (7.69%) IT Project Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Business Manager
6 3 (7.69%) Solutions Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Business Change Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Field Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Change Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.13%) Field Service Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Support Engineer
8 1 (2.56%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.38%) Middleware
2 3 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (5.13%) HTML
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.56%) CSS
4 1 (2.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.56%) XML
4 1 (2.56%) XSD
4 1 (2.56%) JMS
4 1 (2.56%) WSDL
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
4 1 (2.56%) JSON
4 1 (2.56%) LINQ
4 1 (2.56%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.56%) REST
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (2.56%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Reference Data
1 5 (12.82%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.13%) EPoS
2 2 (5.13%) Performance Metrics
3 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.56%) Clustering
3 1 (2.56%) Credit Risk
3 1 (2.56%) User Experience
3 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.56%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.26%) Windows
2 3 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.56%) SUSE
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.56%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (15.38%) ETL
2 5 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (12.82%) Analytics
2 5 (12.82%) Mentoring
2 5 (12.82%) SDLC
3 4 (10.26%) Migration
3 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
4 3 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 3 (7.69%) Project Management
5 2 (5.13%) Change Management
5 2 (5.13%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.13%) GAP Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) ITIL
5 2 (5.13%) ERP
5 2 (5.13%) Requirements Management
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analysis
5 2 (5.13%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Unit Testing
6 1 (2.56%) Test Scripting
6 1 (2.56%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) Java
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (2.56%) Python
2 1 (2.56%) X++
2 1 (2.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
2 1 (2.56%) C#
2 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (2.56%) ISEB
1 1 (2.56%) CBAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.56%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (2.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.56%) Nagios
1 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.56%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 5 (12.82%) Ab Initio
2 3 (7.69%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.56%) HP
3 1 (2.56%) EMC
3 1 (2.56%) Intel
3 1 (2.56%) Software AG
3 1 (2.56%) Veritas
3 1 (2.56%) Lotus
3 1 (2.56%) Red Hat
3 1 (2.56%) Apple
3 1 (2.56%) GoldenSource
3 1 (2.56%) New Relic
3 1 (2.56%) Oracle
3 1 (2.56%) SAP
3 1 (2.56%) Progress
3 1 (2.56%) IBM
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