Period
to 24 February 2018

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 6 months to 24 February 2018 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
6 months to
24 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 72 68 63
Rank change year-on-year -4 -5 +7
Contract jobs citing Retail 74 68 90
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.13% 3.03% 3.05%
As % of the General category 12.65% 10.30% 9.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 60 60
Leeds median daily rate £400 £423 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.33% -3.43% +16.67%
10th Percentile £123 £112 £289
90th Percentile £713 £564 £575
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £423 £400
% change year-on-year +0.59% +5.63% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Leeds median hourly rate - - £12.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £12.00

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Leeds
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 585 660 910
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 24.76% 29.45% 30.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 417 415 615
Leeds median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £256 £255
90th Percentile £575 £575 £584
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year - +3.23% -2.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 8 20
Leeds median hourly rate £21.25 £13.50 £15.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +57.41% -11.48% -23.75%
10th Percentile £14.40 £10.69 £12.22
90th Percentile £42.40 £19.95 £47.68
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year +48.15% -11.48% -30.68%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Leeds

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Leeds.

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 6 months to 24 February 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Leeds

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 February 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Leeds region with a requirement for Retail.

1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (13.51%) ERP
4 9 (12.16%) SQL
4 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (10.81%) Oracle
5 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
6 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (8.11%) Banking
7 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (8.11%) Java
7 6 (8.11%) PMO
8 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
8 5 (6.76%) CRM
8 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
8 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
8 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
8 5 (6.76%) SaaS
8 5 (6.76%) Security Architecture
8 5 (6.76%) Big Data
8 5 (6.76%) Customer Insight
8 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
8 5 (6.76%) Marketing
9 4 (5.41%) Marketing Strategy
9 4 (5.41%) Online Marketing
9 4 (5.41%) Analytics
9 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
9 4 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
9 4 (5.41%) HTML
9 4 (5.41%) CSS

Retail
Co-occurring 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 (5.41%) SAS
2 3 (4.05%) Apache Spark
3 2 (2.70%) Apache
3 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.35%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Excel
1 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (1.35%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.35%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (4.05%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.35%) Magento
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.76%) SaaS
2 2 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.35%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.35%) ATM
1 1 (1.35%) BGP
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (1.35%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (1.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (1.35%) Firewall
1 1 (1.35%) LAN
1 1 (1.35%) MPLS
1 1 (1.35%) NaaS
1 1 (1.35%) OSPF
1 1 (1.35%) SMS
1 1 (1.35%) Software-Defined Networking
1 1 (1.35%) TCP/IP
1 1 (1.35%) VPN
1 1 (1.35%) VXLAN
1 1 (1.35%) WAN
1 1 (1.35%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) Big Data
1 5 (6.76%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (4.05%) Essbase
2 3 (4.05%) MS Access
2 3 (4.05%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.35%) MySQL
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.35%) RDBMS
3 1 (1.35%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.05%) MorphX
2 2 (2.70%) Babel
2 2 (2.70%) webpack
3 1 (1.35%) Cucumber
3 1 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.35%) LoadRunner
3 1 (1.35%) Selenium
3 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (1.35%) WebDriver
General
1 28 (37.84%) Finance
2 6 (8.11%) Banking
3 5 (6.76%) Marketing
4 3 (4.05%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.70%) Back Office
5 2 (2.70%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (20.27%) Developer
2 12 (16.22%) Consultant
3 9 (12.16%) Analyst
3 9 (12.16%) Architect
3 9 (12.16%) Project Manager
4 7 (9.46%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (6.76%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 4 (5.41%) ERP Architect
6 4 (5.41%) Security Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Data Scientist
7 3 (4.05%) Designer
7 3 (4.05%) Essbase Consultant
7 3 (4.05%) Fraud Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) IT Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Service Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Service Desk Analyst
7 3 (4.05%) Support Officer
8 2 (2.70%) Technical Developer
8 2 (2.70%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) CSS
1 4 (5.41%) HTML
2 3 (4.05%) .NET
3 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.70%) Node.js
3 2 (2.70%) React
3 2 (2.70%) RESTful
3 2 (2.70%) Web Services
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.35%) CSS3
4 1 (1.35%) HTML5
4 1 (1.35%) jQuery
4 1 (1.35%) Spring
4 1 (1.35%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.35%) WCF
4 1 (1.35%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.16%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.05%) EPoS
3 3 (4.05%) User Experience
4 2 (2.70%) NHS
5 1 (1.35%) Chip and PIN
5 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.35%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.35%) Credit Risk
5 1 (1.35%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.35%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.35%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.35%) FMCG
5 1 (1.35%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (1.35%) IVR
5 1 (1.35%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.05%) Windows
1 3 (4.05%) Windows 7
2 1 (1.35%) Linux
2 1 (1.35%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (17.57%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (13.51%) ERP
3 7 (9.46%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (6.76%) CRM
5 5 (6.76%) Customer Insight
5 5 (6.76%) E-Commerce
5 5 (6.76%) Risk Management
5 5 (6.76%) Security Architecture
6 4 (5.41%) Analytics
6 4 (5.41%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (5.41%) Online Marketing
6 4 (5.41%) Risk Assessment
7 3 (4.05%) Data Flow Diagram
7 3 (4.05%) Data Science
7 3 (4.05%) Fraud Detection
7 3 (4.05%) Information Security
7 3 (4.05%) Logistics
7 3 (4.05%) Release Management
7 3 (4.05%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 9 (12.16%) SQL
2 6 (8.11%) Java
3 5 (6.76%) JavaScript
4 3 (4.05%) Python
4 3 (4.05%) X++
5 2 (2.70%) C#
5 2 (2.70%) PL/SQL
5 2 (2.70%) R
5 2 (2.70%) Scala
6 1 (1.35%) PHP
6 1 (1.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (2.70%) Degree
1 2 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.35%) CISM
2 1 (1.35%) CISSP
2 1 (1.35%) ISEB
2 1 (1.35%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.35%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.11%) PMO
2 4 (5.41%) SLA
3 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.35%) GDPR
3 1 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (4.05%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.35%) Docker
2 1 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (1.35%) HP ALM
1 1 (1.35%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (1.35%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle
2 3 (4.05%) Hyperion
2 3 (4.05%) SAP
3 2 (2.70%) Cisco
3 2 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
3 2 (2.70%) Siebel
4 1 (1.35%) Adobe
4 1 (1.35%) AppDynamics
4 1 (1.35%) Avature
4 1 (1.35%) Capita
4 1 (1.35%) CheckPoint
4 1 (1.35%) Dynatrace
4 1 (1.35%) F5
4 1 (1.35%) Genesys
4 1 (1.35%) HP
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) New Relic
4 1 (1.35%) Splunk
4 1 (1.35%) VMware