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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 February 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
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
Rank 27 35 22
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -13
Contract jobs citing Retail 79 97 128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 5.43% 4.97% 7.14%
As % of the General category 16.29% 14.26% 19.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 65 96
Median daily rate £450 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +1.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £253 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £538 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £413
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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
485 680 661
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 33.36% 34.87% 36.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 314 480 452
Median daily rate £420 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -5.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £278 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £531 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 13
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -58.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.19 £19.11 £35.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £22.85
% change year-on-year
-14.28% +37.85%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 24 February 2017.

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
Contract Job Locations in West 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 West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 24 February 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
Leeds -11 38 £450 - 18
Bradford +5 15 £500 +14.28% 3
Halifax +3 15 £342 -3.11% 3
Wakefield -1 1 £575 +64.28% 1
Retail
Yorkshire

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 February 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 64 (44.14%) Finance
2 55 (37.93%) Banking
3 36 (24.83%) Retail Banking
4 33 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
5 32 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
6 20 (13.79%) Java
7 16 (11.03%) Business Analysis
8 14 (9.66%) SOA
8 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
9 13 (8.97%) Project Management
9 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
10 12 (8.28%) SLA
10 12 (8.28%) Oracle
11 11 (7.59%) ITIL
11 11 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (6.90%) DevOps
13 9 (6.21%) Microservices
13 9 (6.21%) Virtual Team
13 9 (6.21%) Service Delivery
14 8 (5.52%) QA
14 8 (5.52%) Wealth Management
14 8 (5.52%) Spring
14 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
14 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
15 7 (4.83%) Docker
15 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
15 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
15 7 (4.83%) Scrum
15 7 (4.83%) Incident Management
15 7 (4.83%) TDD

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in West 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 4 (2.76%) Confluence
1 4 (2.76%) IBM Domino
1 4 (2.76%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.07%) Mule
2 3 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.38%) Cloud Foundry
3 2 (1.38%) SAS
4 1 (0.69%) CMS
4 1 (0.69%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.69%) Umbraco
Applications
1 7 (4.83%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.76%) MS Office
2 4 (2.76%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.07%) MS Project
4 2 (1.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (1.38%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.38%) Cognos TM1
1 2 (1.38%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.69%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Cash Management
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.69%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.69%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.76%) Adobe Analytics
1 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.38%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.69%) G Suite
3 1 (0.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (2.07%) ATM
2 3 (2.07%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.38%) Network Security
3 2 (1.38%) Structured Cabling
4 1 (0.69%) BGP
4 1 (0.69%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.69%) Firewall
4 1 (0.69%) FTP
4 1 (0.69%) IP Telephony
4 1 (0.69%) LAN
4 1 (0.69%) MPLS
4 1 (0.69%) OSPF
4 1 (0.69%) VLAN
4 1 (0.69%) VPN
4 1 (0.69%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.52%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (2.76%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.76%) MongoDB
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.76%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (2.07%) NoSQL
4 3 (2.07%) SQL Server 2014
5 2 (1.38%) Power BI
5 2 (1.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (0.69%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.69%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.69%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.69%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (4.83%) JIRA
2 6 (4.14%) Jenkins
3 5 (3.45%) Cucumber
4 3 (2.07%) Selenium
4 3 (2.07%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.38%) Xcode
6 1 (0.69%) Appcelerator Titanium
6 1 (0.69%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.69%) Oracle Forms
General
1 64 (44.14%) Finance
2 55 (37.93%) Banking
3 36 (24.83%) Retail Banking
4 4 (2.76%) Back Office
5 2 (1.38%) Advertising
5 2 (1.38%) Billing
5 2 (1.38%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.38%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.38%) Pharmaceutical
6 1 (0.69%) General Ledger
6 1 (0.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 33 (22.76%) Architect
2 32 (22.07%) Analyst
3 26 (17.93%) Project Manager
4 21 (14.48%) Business Analyst
5 19 (13.10%) Solutions Architect
6 13 (8.97%) Developer
7 9 (6.21%) Senior Architect
7 9 (6.21%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 8 (5.52%) Retail Business Analyst
9 7 (4.83%) Senior Developer
10 6 (4.14%) Agile Business Analyst
10 6 (4.14%) Programme Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Agile Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Agile Java Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Deployment Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Deployment Project Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Infrastructure Manager
11 5 (3.45%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Senior Agile Developer
11 5 (3.45%) Senior Agile Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (5.52%) Spring
2 6 (4.14%) Node.js
3 5 (3.45%) REST
3 5 (3.45%) Spring Boot
4 4 (2.76%) Dropwizard
4 4 (2.76%) JSON
4 4 (2.76%) Swagger
5 3 (2.07%) RESTful
6 2 (1.38%) .NET
6 2 (1.38%) CSS
6 2 (1.38%) CSS3
6 2 (1.38%) HTML
6 2 (1.38%) TensorFlow
6 2 (1.38%) Velocity
6 2 (1.38%) XML
7 1 (0.69%) ASP.NET
7 1 (0.69%) HTML5
7 1 (0.69%) MDX
7 1 (0.69%) Middleware
7 1 (0.69%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.97%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (6.21%) Virtual Team
3 4 (2.76%) iSeries
3 4 (2.76%) Mobile Banking
4 3 (2.07%) Data Centre
4 3 (2.07%) Driving Licence
4 3 (2.07%) EPoS
4 3 (2.07%) FMCG
4 3 (2.07%) Mainframe
4 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.38%) Clustering
5 2 (1.38%) Computer Science
5 2 (1.38%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.38%) User Experience
6 1 (0.69%) Credit Risk
6 1 (0.69%) Fintech
6 1 (0.69%) IVR
6 1 (0.69%) Public Cloud
6 1 (0.69%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.45%) Linux
1 5 (3.45%) Unix
1 5 (3.45%) Windows
2 3 (2.07%) Android
3 2 (1.38%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.69%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (22.76%) Agile Software Development
2 32 (22.07%) Stakeholder Management
3 16 (11.03%) Business Analysis
4 14 (9.66%) SOA
5 13 (8.97%) Project Management
6 11 (7.59%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (7.59%) ITIL
7 10 (6.90%) DevOps
8 9 (6.21%) Microservices
8 9 (6.21%) Service Delivery
9 8 (5.52%) E-Commerce
9 8 (5.52%) Wealth Management
10 7 (4.83%) Incident Management
10 7 (4.83%) Scrum
10 7 (4.83%) TDD
11 6 (4.14%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (4.14%) GAP Analysis
11 6 (4.14%) People Management
11 6 (4.14%) PRINCE2
11 6 (4.14%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 20 (13.79%) Java
2 7 (4.83%) JavaScript
3 6 (4.14%) SQL
4 3 (2.07%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.38%) Apple Swift
5 2 (1.38%) C
5 2 (1.38%) C#
6 1 (0.69%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (2.07%) CISM
1 3 (2.07%) CISSP
1 3 (2.07%) ISEB
2 2 (1.38%) APMP
2 2 (1.38%) PMP
3 1 (0.69%) CCNP
3 1 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.69%) IIBA
3 1 (0.69%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (8.28%) SLA
2 8 (5.52%) QA
3 3 (2.07%) Data Quality
4 2 (1.38%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 7 (4.83%) Docker
2 5 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.69%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.69%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (0.69%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (0.69%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (0.69%) Ansible
1 1 (0.69%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.69%) NetBackup
1 1 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.69%) Puppet
1 1 (0.69%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (0.69%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (9.66%) Microsoft
2 12 (8.28%) Oracle
3 6 (4.14%) Adobe
4 5 (3.45%) Cisco
4 5 (3.45%) MuleSoft
4 5 (3.45%) VMware
5 4 (2.76%) Avaya
5 4 (2.76%) Palo Alto
5 4 (2.76%) Tableau
6 3 (2.07%) AppDynamics
6 3 (2.07%) New Relic
6 3 (2.07%) Splunk
7 2 (1.38%) Cognos
7 2 (1.38%) IBM
7 2 (1.38%) Tealium
8 1 (0.69%) EMC
8 1 (0.69%) Informatica
8 1 (0.69%) SAP
8 1 (0.69%) Sitecore
8 1 (0.69%) Veritas
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