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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 25 27 13
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Contract jobs citing Retail 153 131 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 6.31% 6.00% 10.23%
As % of the General category 20.00% 19.24% 29.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 103 82 189
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£375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £445 £471
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £10.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.17 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-24.86% +1.25%
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
765 681 921
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 31.56% 31.18% 34.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 498 392 536
Average daily rate £380 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 23
Average hourly rate £12.00 £15.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.58% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £9.70 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.25 £38.10 £19.99
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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
West Yorkshire +3 128 £396 +6.81% 55
South Yorkshire +16 16 £325 -18.34% 10
North Yorkshire - 1 - - 10
East Yorkshire - - - - 2
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 93 (29.62%) Banking
2 85 (27.07%) Finance
3 64 (20.38%) Retail Banking
4 60 (19.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 48 (15.29%) Project Management
6 42 (13.38%) Oracle
7 38 (12.10%) E-Commerce
8 35 (11.15%) SQL
9 29 (9.24%) Business Analysis
10 25 (7.96%) Oracle Retail
10 25 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
11 23 (7.32%) PRINCE2
12 22 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
13 21 (6.69%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (6.37%) ITIL
14 20 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (6.05%) Migration
16 18 (5.73%) MS Excel
16 18 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
17 17 (5.41%) Change Management
18 16 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
18 16 (5.10%) Microsoft
19 15 (4.78%) Credit Risk
19 15 (4.78%) QA
20 13 (4.14%) Test Scripting
20 13 (4.14%) PL/SQL
21 12 (3.82%) SAS
21 12 (3.82%) HP
22 11 (3.50%) Data Analysis
22 11 (3.50%) SEO

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 (3.82%) SAS
2 6 (1.91%) Oracle Service Bus
3 4 (1.27%) Jetty
4 3 (0.96%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.64%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.32%) TeamSite
6 1 (0.32%) CICS
6 1 (0.32%) MS Project Server
6 1 (0.32%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 18 (5.73%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.55%) MS Office
2 8 (2.55%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (1.91%) MS Project
4 2 (0.64%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 25 (7.96%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
4 1 (0.32%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.32%) Google Analytics
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 3 (0.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (1.91%) Cisco Nexus
1 6 (1.91%) Cisco ASA
1 6 (1.91%) WLAN
1 6 (1.91%) EIGRP
1 6 (1.91%) BGP
1 6 (1.91%) DMZ
2 5 (1.59%) HTTP
3 4 (1.27%) WAN
4 3 (0.96%) Firewall
4 3 (0.96%) LAN
4 3 (0.96%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (0.96%) DMVPN
5 2 (0.64%) Network Security
5 2 (0.64%) Internet
6 1 (0.32%) 2G
6 1 (0.32%) ATM
6 1 (0.32%) SMS
6 1 (0.32%) FTP
6 1 (0.32%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.32%) NFC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (6.37%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (3.50%) Oracle Database
3 10 (3.18%) SQL Server
4 7 (2.23%) Oracle BI EE
4 7 (2.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
5 6 (1.91%) QlikView
5 6 (1.91%) Oracle Database 11g
6 5 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 4 (1.27%) Oracle ODI
7 4 (1.27%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.27%) Crystal Reports
8 3 (0.96%) RDBMS
8 3 (0.96%) DB2
8 3 (0.96%) OLAP
8 3 (0.96%) MS Access
8 3 (0.96%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (0.64%) Xcelsius
9 2 (0.64%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
10 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 1 (0.32%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Ant
2 3 (0.96%) QuickTest Pro
2 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.64%) Selenium
3 2 (0.64%) JUnit
3 2 (0.64%) ProC
4 1 (0.32%) Maven
4 1 (0.32%) LoadRunner
4 1 (0.32%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.32%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.32%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.32%) JIRA
4 1 (0.32%) Cucumber
General
1 93 (29.62%) Banking
2 85 (27.07%) Finance
3 64 (20.38%) Retail Banking
4 11 (3.50%) Legal
5 6 (1.91%) Marketing
6 4 (1.27%) Back Office
6 4 (1.27%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 97 (30.89%) Analyst
2 59 (18.79%) Business Analyst
3 58 (18.47%) Project Manager
4 29 (9.24%) Developer
5 23 (7.32%) Test Analyst
6 15 (4.78%) Consultant
7 12 (3.82%) Business Project Manager
7 12 (3.82%) Business Manager
8 10 (3.18%) Designer
9 8 (2.55%) PMO Manager
9 8 (2.55%) Project Officer
9 8 (2.55%) Project Support Officer
10 7 (2.23%) .NET Developer
10 7 (2.23%) Lead Business Analyst
11 6 (1.91%) JDE Business Analyst
11 6 (1.91%) Test Leader
11 6 (1.91%) User Experience Designer
11 6 (1.91%) Architect
11 6 (1.91%) DBA
11 6 (1.91%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (3.18%) .NET
1 10 (3.18%) J2EE
2 7 (2.23%) XML
2 7 (2.23%) HTML
2 7 (2.23%) WCF
3 6 (1.91%) Web Services
3 6 (1.91%) ASP.NET
4 5 (1.59%) Ajax
4 5 (1.59%) JDBC
4 5 (1.59%) JSP
4 5 (1.59%) Servlets
4 5 (1.59%) WPF
4 5 (1.59%) jQuery
4 5 (1.59%) REST
5 4 (1.27%) HTML5
5 4 (1.27%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (0.96%) Middleware
6 3 (0.96%) CSS
6 3 (0.96%) LINQ
6 3 (0.96%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 25 (7.96%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.78%) Credit Risk
3 10 (3.18%) Copywriting
4 9 (2.87%) User Experience
5 7 (2.23%) Management Information System
5 7 (2.23%) Mainframe
6 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
7 4 (1.27%) EPoS
8 3 (0.96%) E-Learning
8 3 (0.96%) N-Tier
8 3 (0.96%) Data Extraction
8 3 (0.96%) FMCG
9 2 (0.64%) iSeries
9 2 (0.64%) Firmware
9 2 (0.64%) PMI
9 2 (0.64%) AS400
10 1 (0.32%) Clustering
10 1 (0.32%) Online Banking
10 1 (0.32%) Data Protection Act
10 1 (0.32%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 4 (1.27%) UNIX
2 3 (0.96%) Linux
3 2 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.32%) zOS
4 1 (0.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (0.32%) Windows
4 1 (0.32%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (19.11%) Stakeholder Management
2 48 (15.29%) Project Management
3 38 (12.10%) E-Commerce
4 29 (9.24%) Business Analysis
5 23 (7.32%) PRINCE2
6 22 (7.01%) Agile Software Development
7 21 (6.69%) User Acceptance Testing
8 20 (6.37%) ITIL
9 19 (6.05%) Migration
10 17 (5.41%) Change Management
11 16 (5.10%) Business Intelligence
12 13 (4.14%) Test Scripting
13 11 (3.50%) Data Analysis
13 11 (3.50%) SEO
14 10 (3.18%) Content Management
15 9 (2.87%) Validation
15 9 (2.87%) ERP
15 9 (2.87%) Project Planning
16 8 (2.55%) Customer Insight
16 8 (2.55%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (11.15%) SQL
2 13 (4.14%) PL/SQL
3 11 (3.50%) Java
4 7 (2.23%) C#
5 6 (1.91%) Lisp
6 5 (1.59%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.96%) XQuery
7 3 (0.96%) VBA
7 3 (0.96%) C
8 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.64%) VB
9 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.32%) PHP
9 1 (0.32%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 7 (2.23%) ISEB
2 6 (1.91%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (1.91%) CCNP
3 4 (1.27%) Degree
3 4 (1.27%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 4 (1.27%) ITIL Certification
3 4 (1.27%) CCA
4 3 (0.96%) SAS Certification
4 3 (0.96%) CCDP
4 3 (0.96%) ISTQB
4 3 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 2 (0.64%) APMP
5 2 (0.64%) CCNA
5 2 (0.64%) PMI Certification
5 2 (0.64%) CISSP
6 1 (0.32%) CCSE
6 1 (0.32%) CCSA
6 1 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.32%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (4.78%) QA
2 6 (1.91%) SLA
3 2 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
System Software
1 4 (1.27%) Oracle RAC
2 2 (0.64%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.32%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 18 (5.73%) HP Quality Center
2 6 (1.91%) OPNET
3 3 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.64%) Data Guard
5 1 (0.32%) MOM
5 1 (0.32%) Control-M
5 1 (0.32%) HP Data Protector
5 1 (0.32%) Puppet
Vendors
1 42 (13.38%) Oracle
2 16 (5.10%) Microsoft
3 12 (3.82%) HP
4 8 (2.55%) JD Edwards
5 7 (2.23%) BMC
6 6 (1.91%) F5
6 6 (1.91%) TippingPoint
6 6 (1.91%) Cisco
6 6 (1.91%) Blue Coat
7 5 (1.59%) SAP
8 4 (1.27%) PeopleSoft
8 4 (1.27%) IBM
9 3 (0.96%) Sun
9 3 (0.96%) Motorola
9 3 (0.96%) Business Objects
9 3 (0.96%) Pega
10 2 (0.64%) Retalix
10 2 (0.64%) Red Hat
10 2 (0.64%) Retek
10 2 (0.64%) CommVault
West Yorkshire
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £396.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £280 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £250.00 - £290.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £230.00 - £240.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Unspecified Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Halifax
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £350 - £475 per day
Posted: 11 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £475 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Yorkshire and the Humber
Orgtel
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 15 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £301 - £500 per day + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Halifax
Orgtel
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Amoria Bond - UK
Posted: 22 days ago
South Yorkshire
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 24 days ago
West Yorkshire
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 24 days ago