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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 46 25 22
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 116 159 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 3.99% 6.20% 6.87%
As % of the General category 12.25% 18.66% 20.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 110 103
Average daily rate £425 £396 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.32% +22.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £272 £288 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £555 £524 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
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
947 852 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 32.59% 33.22% 33.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 645 579 489
Average daily rate £400 £396 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.01% +9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £510 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 10
Average hourly rate £19.18 £18.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.52% +2.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £11.85 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £35.80 £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 12 February 2016.

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
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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
West Yorkshire -8 104 £405 +2.27% 38
South Yorkshire -11 7 £525 +28.04% 6
North Yorkshire +7 3 - - 9
East Yorkshire +3 1 £350 -3.44% 4
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 96 (40.85%) Finance
2 68 (28.94%) Banking
3 52 (22.13%) Stakeholder Management
4 49 (20.85%) Retail Banking
5 43 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
6 32 (13.62%) Oracle
7 31 (13.19%) Java
8 26 (11.06%) Project Management
9 20 (8.51%) REST
10 19 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
10 19 (8.09%) SOA
10 19 (8.09%) Microsoft
11 18 (7.66%) JavaScript
11 18 (7.66%) Business Analysis
12 17 (7.23%) Legal
12 17 (7.23%) Manufacturing
12 17 (7.23%) C#
12 17 (7.23%) HTML
12 17 (7.23%) Telecoms
12 17 (7.23%) Oracle Retail
13 16 (6.81%) Middleware
14 15 (6.38%) Migration
14 15 (6.38%) CSS
15 14 (5.96%) E-Commerce
15 14 (5.96%) ERP
15 14 (5.96%) TDD
15 14 (5.96%) Performance Testing
16 13 (5.53%) Oracle Fusion
16 13 (5.53%) SDLC
16 13 (5.53%) UML

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 12 (5.11%) Node.js
1 12 (5.11%) Oracle Service Bus
2 11 (4.68%) SAS
3 5 (2.13%) SharePoint
4 3 (1.28%) Apache
4 3 (1.28%) nginx
5 2 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 2 (0.85%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.43%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 11 (4.68%) MS Excel
2 10 (4.26%) MS Visio
3 7 (2.98%) MS Office
3 7 (2.98%) MS Project
4 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 17 (7.23%) Oracle Retail
2 9 (3.83%) Oracle Applications
3 7 (2.98%) SAP CO
3 7 (2.98%) SAP FI
3 7 (2.98%) SAP FI/CO
4 6 (2.55%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle ASCP
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Assets
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.85%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.43%) BASE24
6 1 (0.43%) Cognos TM1
6 1 (0.43%) Magento
6 1 (0.43%) Oracle ERP
6 1 (0.43%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 7 (2.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (2.55%) SaaS
3 5 (2.13%) IaaS
3 5 (2.13%) PaaS
4 2 (0.85%) Office 365
5 1 (0.43%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.28%) Intranet
1 3 (1.28%) Network Security
2 2 (0.85%) Internet
2 2 (0.85%) SSL
2 2 (0.85%) TCP/IP
2 2 (0.85%) WebEx
3 1 (0.43%) SAN
3 1 (0.43%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.40%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.55%) Oracle Database
3 5 (2.13%) MySQL
4 4 (1.70%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (1.70%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.28%) Big Data
5 3 (1.28%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.28%) OLAP
5 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
6 2 (0.85%) Data Mining
6 2 (0.85%) DB2
6 2 (0.85%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.85%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.85%) OLAP Cube
6 2 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 2 (0.85%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (0.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.43%) Lumira
Development Applications
1 9 (3.83%) Jenkins
2 8 (3.40%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.13%) Cucumber
3 5 (2.13%) JUnit
3 5 (2.13%) NUnit
3 5 (2.13%) Selenium
3 5 (2.13%) SpecFlow
4 2 (0.85%) Bower
4 2 (0.85%) Eclipse
4 2 (0.85%) Grunt
4 2 (0.85%) JIRA
4 2 (0.85%) Maven
4 2 (0.85%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.43%) AccuRev
5 1 (0.43%) Ant
5 1 (0.43%) gulp
5 1 (0.43%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.43%) PHPUnit
5 1 (0.43%) TeamCity
General
1 96 (40.85%) Finance
2 68 (28.94%) Banking
3 49 (20.85%) Retail Banking
4 17 (7.23%) Legal
4 17 (7.23%) Manufacturing
4 17 (7.23%) Telecoms
5 7 (2.98%) Marketing
6 4 (1.70%) General Ledger
7 2 (0.85%) Law
8 1 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
8 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 77 (32.77%) Analyst
2 37 (15.74%) Project Manager
3 35 (14.89%) Business Analyst
3 35 (14.89%) Developer
4 28 (11.91%) Architect
5 22 (9.36%) Solutions Architect
6 16 (6.81%) Banking Analyst
7 15 (6.38%) Java Developer
8 13 (5.53%) Test Manager
9 12 (5.11%) Agile Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Agile Java Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Senior Developer
10 11 (4.68%) Support Analyst
11 10 (4.26%) Senior Agile Developer
11 10 (4.26%) Senior Agile Java Developer
11 10 (4.26%) Senior Java Developer
12 9 (3.83%) Oracle Architect
12 9 (3.83%) Test Analyst
13 8 (3.40%) SAP Analyst
13 8 (3.40%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (8.51%) REST
2 17 (7.23%) HTML
3 16 (6.81%) Middleware
4 15 (6.38%) CSS
5 13 (5.53%) Oracle Fusion
6 12 (5.11%) AngularJS
7 11 (4.68%) Spring
8 10 (4.26%) .NET
9 6 (2.55%) ASP.NET
9 6 (2.55%) jQuery
9 6 (2.55%) PhoneGap
9 6 (2.55%) Swagger
10 5 (2.13%) HTML5
11 4 (1.70%) Express
11 4 (1.70%) KnockoutJS
12 3 (1.28%) CSS3
12 3 (1.28%) Ember.js
13 2 (0.85%) RESTful
13 2 (0.85%) Web Services
13 2 (0.85%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (8.09%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (3.83%) Management Information System
3 8 (3.40%) Client/Server
3 8 (3.40%) Credit Risk
3 8 (3.40%) User Experience
4 7 (2.98%) Data Centre
5 4 (1.70%) EPoS
5 4 (1.70%) Smart Meter
6 3 (1.28%) Statistics
7 2 (0.85%) AS400
7 2 (0.85%) Data Extraction
7 2 (0.85%) Data Integration
7 2 (0.85%) Economics
7 2 (0.85%) Mathematics
7 2 (0.85%) Reference Data
7 2 (0.85%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.43%) Animation
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.43%) FMCG
8 1 (0.43%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 13 (5.53%) Windows
2 7 (2.98%) Linux
2 7 (2.98%) Unix
3 6 (2.55%) Android
4 3 (1.28%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.85%) AIX
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Server
5 2 (0.85%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.43%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (22.13%) Stakeholder Management
2 43 (18.30%) Agile Software Development
3 26 (11.06%) Project Management
4 19 (8.09%) SOA
5 18 (7.66%) Business Analysis
6 15 (6.38%) Migration
7 14 (5.96%) E-Commerce
7 14 (5.96%) ERP
7 14 (5.96%) Performance Testing
7 14 (5.96%) TDD
8 13 (5.53%) SDLC
8 13 (5.53%) UML
9 10 (4.26%) Change Management
9 10 (4.26%) Non-Functional Testing
9 10 (4.26%) Software Testing
9 10 (4.26%) Test Automation
10 9 (3.83%) Analytics
10 9 (3.83%) PRINCE2
10 9 (3.83%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 9 (3.83%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 31 (13.19%) Java
2 18 (7.66%) JavaScript
3 17 (7.23%) C#
4 11 (4.68%) SQL
5 4 (1.70%) VB
6 3 (1.28%) C
6 3 (1.28%) PHP
6 3 (1.28%) T-SQL
7 2 (0.85%) Bash Shell
7 2 (0.85%) C++
7 2 (0.85%) Python
7 2 (0.85%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.43%) ABAP
8 1 (0.43%) Perl
8 1 (0.43%) PHP 5
8 1 (0.43%) PowerShell
8 1 (0.43%) TypeScript
8 1 (0.43%) VBA
8 1 (0.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (4.26%) ISEB
1 10 (4.26%) ISTQB
2 9 (3.83%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 5 (2.13%) Degree
4 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
4 3 (1.28%) PMP
4 3 (1.28%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.85%) APMP
5 2 (0.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (0.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (0.85%) Postgraduate
5 2 (0.85%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.43%) HND
6 1 (0.43%) ISEB Practitioner
6 1 (0.43%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.98%) QA
2 4 (1.70%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.85%) FATCA
4 1 (0.43%) Basel II
4 1 (0.43%) COREP
4 1 (0.43%) FINREP
4 1 (0.43%) MiFID
4 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (1.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.28%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.85%) Active Directory
3 2 (0.85%) KVM
3 2 (0.85%) Varnish
3 2 (0.85%) Xen
Systems Management
1 9 (3.83%) Puppet
2 7 (2.98%) Ansible
3 3 (1.28%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (0.85%) Control-M
4 2 (0.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 2 (0.85%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.43%) Nagios
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Management
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 1 (0.43%) Pingdom
5 1 (0.43%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 32 (13.62%) Oracle
2 19 (8.09%) Microsoft
3 13 (5.53%) SAP
4 12 (5.11%) Retalix
5 5 (2.13%) Google
5 5 (2.13%) VMware
6 4 (1.70%) Lotus
7 3 (1.28%) Amdocs
7 3 (1.28%) Apple
7 3 (1.28%) Citrix
8 2 (0.85%) Ab Initio
8 2 (0.85%) BMC
8 2 (0.85%) Cisco
8 2 (0.85%) HP
8 2 (0.85%) Pega
8 2 (0.85%) Wincor Nixdorf
9 1 (0.43%) Cloudera
9 1 (0.43%) New Relic
9 1 (0.43%) Twitter
9 1 (0.43%) Zend
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