The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
West Yorkshire / Halifax
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 4 5 5
Rank change year-on-year +1 0  
Contract jobs citing Retail 19 29 49
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Halifax 26.39% 19.73% 32.24%
As % of the General category 38.00% 26.36% 48.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 28 44
Median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £297 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £474
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.37%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Halifax with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Halifax
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 50 110 101
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Halifax 69.44% 74.83% 66.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 92 85
Median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £319 £325 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Halifax

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Halifax citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Halifax

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Halifax

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Halifax.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Halifax

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Halifax

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Halifax over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Halifax

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Halifax

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 Halifax region with a requirement for Retail.

1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 24 (77.42%) Banking
3 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
3 12 (38.71%) Retail Banking
4 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
5 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
5 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (16.13%) Migration
5 5 (16.13%) PMO
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
6 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
7 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
7 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
7 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
7 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
7 3 (9.68%) Project Management
7 3 (9.68%) SQL
7 3 (9.68%) Data Management
7 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
7 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning
7 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
7 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
8 2 (6.45%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (6.45%) Change Management
8 2 (6.45%) VBA
8 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
8 2 (6.45%) ETL
8 2 (6.45%) SAS
8 2 (6.45%) Data Privacy
8 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Halifax 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 2 (6.45%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (12.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Project
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.23%) DB2
1 1 (3.23%) SAS Data Integration Studio
General
1 28 (90.32%) Finance
2 24 (77.42%) Banking
3 12 (38.71%) Retail Banking
4 1 (3.23%) Legal
Job Titles
1 18 (58.06%) Analyst
2 10 (32.26%) Business Analyst
3 6 (19.35%) Banking Analyst
4 5 (16.13%) Project Manager
5 4 (12.90%) Lead Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Banking Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Lead Business Analyst
6 3 (9.68%) Migration Manager
6 3 (9.68%) Migration Project Manager
6 3 (9.68%) PMO Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Business Architect
7 2 (6.45%) Data Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Defect Manager
7 2 (6.45%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (6.45%) Test Manager
8 1 (3.23%) Risk Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SAP Business Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SAS Analyst
8 1 (3.23%) SAS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Credit Risk
3 1 (3.23%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.23%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Stakeholder Management
2 5 (16.13%) Business Analysis
2 5 (16.13%) Migration
3 3 (9.68%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.68%) Contingency Planning
3 3 (9.68%) Data Management
3 3 (9.68%) Defect Management
3 3 (9.68%) Project Management
3 3 (9.68%) Regulatory Compliance
3 3 (9.68%) Resource Management
3 3 (9.68%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (9.68%) Waterfall
4 2 (6.45%) Change Management
4 2 (6.45%) Data Analysis
4 2 (6.45%) Data Privacy
4 2 (6.45%) ETL
4 2 (6.45%) Performance Metrics
5 1 (3.23%) E-Commerce
5 1 (3.23%) Requirements Management
5 1 (3.23%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 3 (9.68%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) VBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.13%) PMO
2 1 (3.23%) GDPR
2 1 (3.23%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.23%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.23%) Oracle
2 1 (3.23%) SAP
2 1 (3.23%) Teradata
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Sanderson
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 22 days ago