The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 3 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 24 14 17
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 130 148 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 6.14% 8.74% 9.07%
As % of the General category 19.03% 24.46% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 108 94
Average daily rate
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£356 £373 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.42% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £229 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £487 £484 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 0
Average hourly rate £45.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £31.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-46.77% +12.72%
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 West Yorkshire region.

General Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
683 605 524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 32.26% 35.74% 36.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 500 437 310
Average daily rate £360 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £492 £478 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 4 10
Average hourly rate £45.00 £13.00 £16.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+246.15% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £9.00 £12.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £160.00 £20.55 £23.55
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.75 £23.21
% change year-on-year
-1.09% -1.98%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 3 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
Leeds -7 63 £356 +9.53% 31
Halifax +1 50 £356 -10.10% 17
Bradford -29 3 £325 +8.33% 5
Retail
Yorkshire

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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.

1 130 (48.51%) Finance
2 125 (46.64%) Banking
3 104 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
4 78 (29.10%) Retail Banking
5 73 (27.24%) Project Management
6 30 (11.19%) Oracle
7 27 (10.07%) SQL
7 27 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (8.21%) Migration
9 21 (7.84%) E-Commerce
9 21 (7.84%) Change Management
10 20 (7.46%) PRINCE2
11 19 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
12 17 (6.34%) Business Analysis
13 16 (5.97%) MS Excel
13 16 (5.97%) SAS
14 15 (5.60%) Microsoft
15 14 (5.22%) MS Project
16 13 (4.85%) SAP
16 13 (4.85%) Risk Management
16 13 (4.85%) SDLC
17 12 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
17 12 (4.48%) Waterfall
18 11 (4.10%) IBM
19 10 (3.73%) Cisco
19 10 (3.73%) Java
19 10 (3.73%) Legal
19 10 (3.73%) Data Analysis
20 9 (3.36%) HTML
20 9 (3.36%) MS Office

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West 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 16 (5.97%) SAS
2 3 (1.12%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.12%) Tomcat
2 3 (1.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.75%) WebLogic
3 2 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.37%) MS Project Server
4 1 (0.37%) Lync
4 1 (0.37%) JBoss
Applications
1 16 (5.97%) MS Excel
2 14 (5.22%) MS Project
3 9 (3.36%) MS Office
4 5 (1.87%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.37%) InDesign
6 1 (0.37%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.37%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (2.61%) Oracle Retail
2 6 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.75%) SAP Retail
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle General Ledger
3 2 (0.75%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.37%) Magento
4 1 (0.37%) Unica
4 1 (0.37%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI/CO
4 1 (0.37%) SAP CO
4 1 (0.37%) Oracle Cash Management
4 1 (0.37%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.37%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (0.37%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (2.61%) WLAN
1 7 (2.61%) TCP/IP
1 7 (2.61%) BGP
1 7 (2.61%) EIGRP
1 7 (2.61%) Cisco ASA
1 7 (2.61%) DMVPN
1 7 (2.61%) Cisco Nexus
1 7 (2.61%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 7 (2.61%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 5 (1.87%) DMZ
3 4 (1.49%) SSL
3 4 (1.49%) Firewall
3 4 (1.49%) Internet
4 2 (0.75%) Extranet
4 2 (0.75%) BIG-IP
4 2 (0.75%) SAN
4 2 (0.75%) Intranet
4 2 (0.75%) DNS
4 2 (0.75%) HTTP
5 1 (0.37%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.24%) DB2
2 5 (1.87%) OLAP
2 5 (1.87%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (1.87%) PostgreSQL
2 5 (1.87%) MySQL
2 5 (1.87%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.87%) SAS Enterprise Guide
3 4 (1.49%) OLAP Cube
4 3 (1.12%) Big Data
4 3 (1.12%) Relational Database
4 3 (1.12%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (0.75%) Data Mining
5 2 (0.75%) RDBMS
5 2 (0.75%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (0.75%) MS Access
6 1 (0.37%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.37%) QualityStage
6 1 (0.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.37%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 5 (1.87%) Selenium
2 4 (1.49%) SoapUI
3 3 (1.12%) AccuRev
4 2 (0.75%) Visual Studio
4 2 (0.75%) ClearCase
4 2 (0.75%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.75%) LoadRunner
4 2 (0.75%) ClearQuest
4 2 (0.75%) JMeter
5 1 (0.37%) JUnit
5 1 (0.37%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.37%) WebDriver
5 1 (0.37%) Cucumber
General
1 130 (48.51%) Finance
2 125 (46.64%) Banking
3 78 (29.10%) Retail Banking
4 10 (3.73%) Legal
5 8 (2.99%) Marketing
6 7 (2.61%) Telecoms
6 7 (2.61%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.12%) Pharmaceutical
7 3 (1.12%) Billing
8 1 (0.37%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.37%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 80 (29.85%) Analyst
2 79 (29.48%) Project Manager
3 55 (20.52%) Business Analyst
4 22 (8.21%) Developer
5 16 (5.97%) Lead Project Manager
6 13 (4.85%) Test Analyst
6 13 (4.85%) Implementation Manager
7 12 (4.48%) Consultant
7 12 (4.48%) Banking Business Analyst
8 9 (3.36%) Lead Business Analyst
9 7 (2.61%) Architect
9 7 (2.61%) SAS Analyst
9 7 (2.61%) Oracle Consultant
10 6 (2.24%) Programme Manager
11 5 (1.87%) Network Engineer
11 5 (1.87%) Infrastructure Project Manager
11 5 (1.87%) Senior Manager
11 5 (1.87%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (1.87%) Delivery Manager
11 5 (1.87%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.36%) HTML
2 8 (2.99%) CSS
2 8 (2.99%) XML
3 5 (1.87%) .NET
3 5 (1.87%) Ruby on Rails
3 5 (1.87%) HTML5
4 4 (1.49%) Web Services
5 3 (1.12%) Ajax
5 3 (1.12%) DOM
5 3 (1.12%) JDBC
5 3 (1.12%) JSP
5 3 (1.12%) Servlets
5 3 (1.12%) jQuery
6 2 (0.75%) Oracle Fusion
6 2 (0.75%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 2 (0.75%) SOAP
6 2 (0.75%) J2EE
6 2 (0.75%) WCF
7 1 (0.37%) WF
7 1 (0.37%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 19 (7.09%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (2.24%) EPoS
2 6 (2.24%) Mobile Payment
3 4 (1.49%) Credit Risk
4 3 (1.12%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.12%) APACS
4 3 (1.12%) Graphic Design
4 3 (1.12%) User Experience
5 2 (0.75%) Online Banking
5 2 (0.75%) IVR
5 2 (0.75%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.75%) DataPower
5 2 (0.75%) Smart Meter
6 1 (0.37%) LPAR
6 1 (0.37%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.37%) Data Integration
6 1 (0.37%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.37%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.37%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.37%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (2.99%) Linux
2 7 (2.61%) Windows
3 6 (2.24%) AIX
3 6 (2.24%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (38.81%) Stakeholder Management
2 73 (27.24%) Project Management
3 27 (10.07%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (8.21%) Migration
5 21 (7.84%) Change Management
5 21 (7.84%) E-Commerce
6 20 (7.46%) PRINCE2
7 17 (6.34%) Business Analysis
8 13 (4.85%) Risk Management
8 13 (4.85%) SDLC
9 12 (4.48%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 12 (4.48%) Waterfall
10 10 (3.73%) Data Analysis
11 9 (3.36%) Resource Management
11 9 (3.36%) Business Transformation
12 8 (2.99%) Scrum
13 7 (2.61%) ITIL
13 7 (2.61%) CRM
13 7 (2.61%) User Acceptance Testing
13 7 (2.61%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 27 (10.07%) SQL
2 10 (3.73%) Java
3 8 (2.99%) JavaScript
3 8 (2.99%) VBA
4 7 (2.61%) Lisp
5 5 (1.87%) Ruby
5 5 (1.87%) C
5 5 (1.87%) C++
6 3 (1.12%) PL/1
6 3 (1.12%) Shell Script
6 3 (1.12%) Perl
7 2 (0.75%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.37%) VBScript
8 1 (0.37%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.37%) PHP
8 1 (0.37%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.37%) FoxPro (VFP)
Qualifications
1 9 (3.36%) ISEB
2 8 (2.99%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (2.99%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 6 (2.24%) PMP
3 6 (2.24%) PMI Certification
4 5 (1.87%) CCNP
4 5 (1.87%) CCDP
5 4 (1.49%) Degree
5 4 (1.49%) APMP
6 3 (1.12%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.61%) QA
2 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.37%) FATCA
2 1 (0.37%) SLA
2 1 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.37%) Basel II
System Software
1 6 (2.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (2.61%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.24%) OPNET
3 3 (1.12%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.37%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 30 (11.19%) Oracle
2 15 (5.60%) Microsoft
3 13 (4.85%) SAP
4 11 (4.10%) IBM
5 10 (3.73%) Cisco
6 9 (3.36%) HP
6 9 (3.36%) F5
7 8 (2.99%) BMC
8 7 (2.61%) Motorola
8 7 (2.61%) VMware
8 7 (2.61%) TippingPoint
9 5 (1.87%) Blue Coat
10 4 (1.49%) PeopleSoft
11 3 (1.12%) Lotus
11 3 (1.12%) Teradata
12 2 (0.75%) Pega
12 2 (0.75%) Imperva
12 2 (0.75%) Business Objects
13 1 (0.37%) Adobe
13 1 (0.37%) Apple
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