The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Rank 53 27 45
Rank change year-on-year -26 +18  
Contract jobs citing Retail 33 79 45
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.25% 5.69% 3.87%
As % of the General category 11.58% 18.00% 14.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 54 28
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £274 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year +50.94% -31.16%  

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 Leeds with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 285 439 310
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 28.05% 31.61% 26.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 305 200
Median daily rate £415 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £274 £293 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -38.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.68 £10.75 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.80 £28.43 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Leeds

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Leeds

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Leeds over the 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Leeds

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Leeds

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Retail.

1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 23 (30.67%) Banking
3 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
4 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
6 13 (17.33%) Retail Banking
7 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
8 9 (12.00%) SLA
8 9 (12.00%) Java
9 8 (10.67%) Oracle
9 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
9 8 (10.67%) ITIL
9 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
9 8 (10.67%) Wealth Management
10 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
11 6 (8.00%) Project Management
11 6 (8.00%) People Management
12 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
12 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
12 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 5 (6.67%) Spring
12 5 (6.67%) Cisco
12 5 (6.67%) Windows
12 5 (6.67%) Linux
12 5 (6.67%) SQL
12 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (6.67%) VMware
13 4 (5.33%) Scrum

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (5.33%) IBM Domino
1 4 (5.33%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.00%) Confluence
3 2 (2.67%) Mule
4 1 (1.33%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (1.33%) CMS
4 1 (1.33%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.33%) Umbraco
Applications
1 4 (5.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.00%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.33%) MS Office
3 1 (1.33%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (1.33%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle ASCP
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Cash Management
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (1.33%) Oracle Receivables
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.67%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (1.33%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.33%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (6.67%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (2.67%) IP Telephony
3 2 (2.67%) LAN
3 2 (2.67%) MPLS
3 2 (2.67%) Network Security
3 2 (2.67%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.67%) VPN
4 1 (1.33%) BGP
4 1 (1.33%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.33%) FTP
4 1 (1.33%) OSPF
4 1 (1.33%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.00%) MongoDB
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 3 (4.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 2 (2.67%) Power BI
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (6.67%) Cucumber
2 3 (4.00%) Jenkins
2 3 (4.00%) JIRA
2 3 (4.00%) Selenium
2 3 (4.00%) WebDriver
3 2 (2.67%) Xcode
4 1 (1.33%) Oracle Forms
General
1 31 (41.33%) Finance
2 23 (30.67%) Banking
3 13 (17.33%) Retail Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Advertising
4 2 (2.67%) Back Office
4 2 (2.67%) Investment Banking
4 2 (2.67%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (1.33%) Electronics
5 1 (1.33%) General Ledger
5 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.33%) Marketing
5 1 (1.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Architect
2 13 (17.33%) Analyst
3 10 (13.33%) Project Manager
4 9 (12.00%) Developer
5 7 (9.33%) Business Analyst
6 6 (8.00%) Senior Developer
7 5 (6.67%) Solutions Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Agile Business Analyst
8 4 (5.33%) Agile Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Enterprise Architect
8 4 (5.33%) Infrastructure Manager
8 4 (5.33%) Java Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Agile Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Agile Java Developer
8 4 (5.33%) Senior Java Developer
9 3 (4.00%) Information Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Information Security Manager
9 3 (4.00%) Retail Business Analyst
9 3 (4.00%) Security Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) Spring
2 4 (5.33%) REST
3 3 (4.00%) .NET
3 3 (4.00%) Spring Boot
4 2 (2.67%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.67%) Node.js
4 2 (2.67%) TensorFlow
4 2 (2.67%) Velocity
5 1 (1.33%) CSS
5 1 (1.33%) CSS3
5 1 (1.33%) HTML
5 1 (1.33%) HTML5
5 1 (1.33%) JSON
5 1 (1.33%) Middleware
5 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.33%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (1.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.67%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.33%) Data Centre
2 4 (5.33%) iSeries
2 4 (5.33%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.33%) Mobile Banking
3 2 (2.67%) Clustering
3 2 (2.67%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.67%) Driving Licence
3 2 (2.67%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (2.67%) FMCG
3 2 (2.67%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.67%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.67%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.33%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.33%) IVR
4 1 (1.33%) PMI
4 1 (1.33%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.67%) Linux
1 5 (6.67%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) Unix
3 2 (2.67%) Android
3 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 9 (12.00%) Service Delivery
4 8 (10.67%) Business Analysis
4 8 (10.67%) ITIL
4 8 (10.67%) Wealth Management
5 7 (9.33%) E-Commerce
6 6 (8.00%) People Management
6 6 (8.00%) Project Management
7 5 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (6.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (5.33%) DevOps
8 4 (5.33%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (5.33%) Scrum
8 4 (5.33%) TDD
9 3 (4.00%) Information Security
9 3 (4.00%) IT Strategy
9 3 (4.00%) Migration
9 3 (4.00%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.00%) Java
2 5 (6.67%) SQL
3 3 (4.00%) C#
3 3 (4.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (2.67%) Apple Swift
4 2 (2.67%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.33%) C
5 1 (1.33%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (4.00%) CISM
1 3 (4.00%) CISSP
2 1 (1.33%) CCNP
2 1 (1.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.33%) PMI Certification
2 1 (1.33%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (12.00%) SLA
2 3 (4.00%) QA
3 2 (2.67%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.67%) PMO
3 2 (2.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.33%) Docker
3 1 (1.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (1.33%) Ansible
1 1 (1.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.33%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.33%) Puppet
1 1 (1.33%) Tivoli Identity Manager
1 1 (1.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 14 (18.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (10.67%) Oracle
3 5 (6.67%) Cisco
3 5 (6.67%) VMware
4 4 (5.33%) Avaya
4 4 (5.33%) MuleSoft
4 4 (5.33%) Palo Alto
5 3 (4.00%) Splunk
6 2 (2.67%) Adobe
6 2 (2.67%) Citrix
6 2 (2.67%) Tableau
6 2 (2.67%) Tealium
6 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.33%) AppDynamics
7 1 (1.33%) Apple
7 1 (1.33%) Dell
7 1 (1.33%) EMC
7 1 (1.33%) IBM
7 1 (1.33%) Veritas
7 1 (1.33%) Xerox
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
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4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day 4 Months initially
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