The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 2 September 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 35 22 27
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 146 159 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 4.61% 6.62% 6.62%
As % of the General category 15.26% 20.00% 21.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 120 112 104
Average daily rate
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£356 £396 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.10% +5.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £241 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £499 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £405 £396
% change year-on-year
-1.23% +2.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
Average hourly rate £25.45 £15.00 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.66% +50.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £12.42 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+32.85% -57.17%
Retail
England

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

General Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
957 795 713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 30.19% 33.08% 31.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 670 538 418
Average daily rate £373 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.53% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £490 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £390 £385
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 9 17
Average hourly rate £16.50 £12.63 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.69% -18.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.34 £9.00 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.52 £21.75 £44.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £23.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
+19.56% +4.54%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

Retail
Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Retail Hourly Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 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
West Yorkshire -22 119 £356 -9.41% 43
South Yorkshire -4 17 £413 -2.94% 2
North Yorkshire -4 3 £350 - 3
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

1 145 (48.82%) Finance
2 137 (46.13%) Banking
3 100 (33.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 86 (28.96%) Retail Banking
5 63 (21.21%) Project Management
6 32 (10.77%) Migration
7 31 (10.44%) SQL
7 31 (10.44%) E-Commerce
8 29 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (7.07%) Change Management
9 21 (7.07%) Business Analysis
10 18 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
11 17 (5.72%) SAS
12 16 (5.39%) Waterfall
13 15 (5.05%) MS Project
13 15 (5.05%) Microsoft
14 13 (4.38%) MS Office
14 13 (4.38%) Oracle
14 13 (4.38%) Java
14 13 (4.38%) JavaScript
14 13 (4.38%) PRINCE2
14 13 (4.38%) MS Excel
14 13 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
15 12 (4.04%) Test Scripting
15 12 (4.04%) QA
15 12 (4.04%) Credit Risk
15 12 (4.04%) Data Analysis
15 12 (4.04%) Windows
15 12 (4.04%) HTML
15 12 (4.04%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the 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 17 (5.72%) SAS
2 5 (1.68%) Tomcat
3 4 (1.35%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.01%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.67%) Lync
6 1 (0.34%) Node.js
6 1 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.34%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.34%) JBoss
6 1 (0.34%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 15 (5.05%) MS Project
2 13 (4.38%) MS Office
2 13 (4.38%) MS Excel
3 7 (2.36%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.34%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.02%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.02%) SAP FI/CO
1 6 (2.02%) SAP CO
2 4 (1.35%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (1.35%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (1.01%) Magento
4 2 (0.67%) SAP Retail
4 2 (0.67%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.34%) AWD
5 1 (0.34%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.34%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.34%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.67%) Office 365
2 1 (0.34%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (3.37%) TCP/IP
2 6 (2.02%) SSL
3 4 (1.35%) HTTP
3 4 (1.35%) Firewall
4 3 (1.01%) BGP
4 3 (1.01%) EIGRP
4 3 (1.01%) Internet
4 3 (1.01%) SAN
4 3 (1.01%) DNS
4 3 (1.01%) WLAN
4 3 (1.01%) DMVPN
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 3 (1.01%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (0.67%) BIG-IP
5 2 (0.67%) WebEx
5 2 (0.67%) Extranet
5 2 (0.67%) Intranet
6 1 (0.34%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (3.37%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (2.36%) MySQL
3 6 (2.02%) DB2
3 6 (2.02%) OLAP
4 5 (1.68%) PostgreSQL
4 5 (1.68%) SAS Enterprise Guide
4 5 (1.68%) SAS Data Integration Studio
4 5 (1.68%) OLAP Cube
5 4 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 4 (1.35%) Big Data
5 4 (1.35%) SQL Server
5 4 (1.35%) RDBMS
6 3 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
6 3 (1.01%) MS Access
7 2 (0.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.67%) Base SAS
8 1 (0.34%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.34%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.34%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 6 (2.02%) Selenium
2 5 (1.68%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.35%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.01%) AccuRev
5 2 (0.67%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.67%) SoapUI
5 2 (0.67%) LoadRunner
5 2 (0.67%) ClearQuest
5 2 (0.67%) JMeter
5 2 (0.67%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.34%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.34%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.34%) MorphX
6 1 (0.34%) SpecFlow
6 1 (0.34%) eggPlant
6 1 (0.34%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.34%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.34%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.34%) Axure RP
General
1 145 (48.82%) Finance
2 137 (46.13%) Banking
3 86 (28.96%) Retail Banking
4 11 (3.70%) Marketing
4 11 (3.70%) Manufacturing
5 9 (3.03%) Telecoms
6 8 (2.69%) Legal
7 4 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (1.01%) General Ledger
9 2 (0.67%) Billing
9 2 (0.67%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.67%) Law
10 1 (0.34%) Back Office
10 1 (0.34%) Advertising
10 1 (0.34%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 93 (31.31%) Analyst
2 72 (24.24%) Project Manager
3 56 (18.86%) Business Analyst
4 37 (12.46%) Developer
5 18 (6.06%) Banking Business Analyst
6 13 (4.38%) Lead Project Manager
7 12 (4.04%) Implementation Manager
7 12 (4.04%) Test Analyst
8 11 (3.70%) Consultant
9 10 (3.37%) Architect
10 9 (3.03%) Programme Manager
10 9 (3.03%) Data Analyst
11 8 (2.69%) SAS Analyst
11 8 (2.69%) Lead Business Analyst
12 7 (2.36%) Delivery Manager
13 6 (2.02%) SAS Developer
13 6 (2.02%) Administrator
13 6 (2.02%) Designer
14 5 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails Developer
14 5 (1.68%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.04%) HTML
1 12 (4.04%) CSS
2 10 (3.37%) .NET
3 7 (2.36%) XML
4 6 (2.02%) HTML5
5 5 (1.68%) Ruby on Rails
6 4 (1.35%) jQuery
6 4 (1.35%) Web Services
6 4 (1.35%) J2EE
7 3 (1.01%) JDBC
7 3 (1.01%) JSP
7 3 (1.01%) Servlets
7 3 (1.01%) Ajax
7 3 (1.01%) DOM
8 2 (0.67%) Middleware
8 2 (0.67%) WCF
8 2 (0.67%) CSS3
8 2 (0.67%) Sass
8 2 (0.67%) LESS
8 2 (0.67%) WebSphere Message Broker
Miscellaneous
1 18 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
2 12 (4.04%) Credit Risk
3 7 (2.36%) User Experience
4 6 (2.02%) Mobile Payment
5 5 (1.68%) EPoS
6 3 (1.01%) Reference Data
6 3 (1.01%) Mainframe
6 3 (1.01%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.01%) APACS
6 3 (1.01%) Graphic Design
6 3 (1.01%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.67%) Smart Meter
7 2 (0.67%) IVR
7 2 (0.67%) Performance Metrics
7 2 (0.67%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.34%) Data Extraction
8 1 (0.34%) W3C
8 1 (0.34%) LPAR
8 1 (0.34%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.34%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (4.04%) Windows
2 11 (3.70%) UNIX
2 11 (3.70%) Linux
3 9 (3.03%) AIX
4 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.34%) Solaris
5 1 (0.34%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.34%) Mac OS X
5 1 (0.34%) zOS
5 1 (0.34%) SUSE
5 1 (0.34%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.34%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 100 (33.67%) Stakeholder Management
2 63 (21.21%) Project Management
3 32 (10.77%) Migration
4 31 (10.44%) E-Commerce
5 29 (9.76%) Agile Software Development
6 21 (7.07%) Business Analysis
6 21 (7.07%) Change Management
7 16 (5.39%) Waterfall
8 13 (4.38%) PRINCE2
8 13 (4.38%) User Acceptance Testing
9 12 (4.04%) Test Scripting
9 12 (4.04%) Data Analysis
10 11 (3.70%) Data Migration
10 11 (3.70%) SDLC
11 10 (3.37%) Business Intelligence
12 9 (3.03%) Mentoring
13 7 (2.36%) System Integration Testing
13 7 (2.36%) Multithreading
13 7 (2.36%) Stakeholder Engagement
13 7 (2.36%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 31 (10.44%) SQL
2 13 (4.38%) Java
2 13 (4.38%) JavaScript
3 11 (3.70%) VBA
4 9 (3.03%) C++
5 7 (2.36%) C
6 5 (1.68%) Ruby
7 4 (1.35%) Perl
8 3 (1.01%) C#
8 3 (1.01%) Python
8 3 (1.01%) Shell Script
8 3 (1.01%) Lisp
9 2 (0.67%) PL/1
9 2 (0.67%) PHP
9 2 (0.67%) PL/SQL
9 2 (0.67%) T-SQL
9 2 (0.67%) X++
10 1 (0.34%) PowerShell
10 1 (0.34%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.34%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 7 (2.36%) ISEB
2 5 (1.68%) PMP
2 5 (1.68%) PMI Certification
2 5 (1.68%) APMP
3 4 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (1.01%) CCNA
4 3 (1.01%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.67%) Degree
5 2 (0.67%) SC Cleared
5 2 (0.67%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.34%) CBAP
6 1 (0.34%) CCNP
6 1 (0.34%) ISTQB
6 1 (0.34%) CCDP
6 1 (0.34%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.04%) QA
2 2 (0.67%) FATCA
3 1 (0.34%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.34%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (0.67%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.34%) NFS
3 1 (0.34%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.34%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 1 (0.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (1.35%) Tivoli
2 3 (1.01%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.67%) OPNET
4 1 (0.34%) Nagios
4 1 (0.34%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.34%) Pingdom
Vendors
1 15 (5.05%) Microsoft
2 13 (4.38%) Oracle
3 9 (3.03%) SAP
4 7 (2.36%) Cisco
4 7 (2.36%) IBM
4 7 (2.36%) HP
4 7 (2.36%) Lotus
4 7 (2.36%) VMware
5 5 (1.68%) F5
6 4 (1.35%) Teradata
6 4 (1.35%) BMC
7 3 (1.01%) Motorola
7 3 (1.01%) Apple
7 3 (1.01%) TippingPoint
8 2 (0.67%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.67%) EMC
9 1 (0.34%) Veritas
9 1 (0.34%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.34%) Remedy
9 1 (0.34%) OpenText
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