Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 78 75
Rank change year-on-year 0 -3 -19
Contract jobs citing Retail 63 72 89
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 2.78% 2.75% 2.77%
As % of the General category 10.29% 9.84% 9.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 60 80
Leeds median daily rate £375 £400 £356
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +12.36% +9.54%
10th Percentile £123 £105 £263
90th Percentile £713 £489 £539
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £356
% change year-on-year - +12.36% -1.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Leeds median hourly rate £14.50 - £12.00
10th Percentile £14.25 - £10.56
90th Percentile £14.75 - £13.00
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.13 - £42.50

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 612 732 916
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 26.98% 27.96% 28.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 484 618
Leeds median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +9.00%
10th Percentile £255 £275 £263
90th Percentile £604 £575 £563
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 10 28
Leeds median hourly rate £20.50 £14.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +41.38% -6.45% -52.31%
10th Percentile £15.25 £11.72 £11.12
90th Percentile £37.50 £46.35 £41.38
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +37.93% -27.50% +39.88%

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 22 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail in Leeds.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 25 (39.68%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (15.87%) Marketing
3 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (14.29%) SQL
4 8 (12.70%) Oracle
4 8 (12.70%) ERP
5 7 (11.11%) CSS
5 7 (11.11%) HTML
5 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 6 (9.52%) Banking
6 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
6 6 (9.52%) CRM
6 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (7.94%) Analytics
7 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
7 5 (7.94%) Customer Insight
7 5 (7.94%) SaaS
7 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
7 5 (7.94%) Actionable Insight
7 5 (7.94%) JBoss
7 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
7 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
8 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
8 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
8 4 (6.35%) SAS
8 4 (6.35%) MySQL
8 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
8 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.35%) Big Data

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 6 (9.52%) Tomcat
2 5 (7.94%) JBoss
3 4 (6.35%) SAS
4 3 (4.76%) WebLogic
5 2 (3.17%) Apache Spark
5 2 (3.17%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (1.59%) Apache
6 1 (1.59%) CMS
6 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
1 3 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (3.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (3.17%) Photoshop
3 1 (1.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (3.17%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (1.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.59%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.94%) SaaS
2 1 (1.59%) Basecamp
2 1 (1.59%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (1.59%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.59%) ATM
1 1 (1.59%) Internet
1 1 (1.59%) SMS
1 1 (1.59%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) Relational Database
2 4 (6.35%) Big Data
2 4 (6.35%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (6.35%) MySQL
2 4 (6.35%) SQL Server
3 3 (4.76%) MS Access
3 3 (4.76%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (3.17%) Essbase
4 2 (3.17%) RDBMS
5 1 (1.59%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.59%) Pentaho
5 1 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 3 (4.76%) MorphX
2 1 (1.59%) Cucumber
2 1 (1.59%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.59%) LoadRunner
2 1 (1.59%) Selenium
2 1 (1.59%) WebDriver
General
1 25 (39.68%) Finance
2 10 (15.87%) Marketing
3 6 (9.52%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Manufacturing
4 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.59%) Advertising
5 1 (1.59%) Back Office
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Banking
5 1 (1.59%) Retail Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (19.05%) Developer
2 10 (15.87%) Architect
3 8 (12.70%) Project Manager
3 8 (12.70%) Solutions Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Analyst
5 5 (7.94%) Dynamics AX Developer
6 4 (6.35%) Consultant
6 4 (6.35%) Designer
6 4 (6.35%) ERP Architect
7 3 (4.76%) Fraud Analyst
7 3 (4.76%) Support Officer
7 3 (4.76%) UX Designer
8 2 (3.17%) Data Analyst
8 2 (3.17%) Data Scientist
8 2 (3.17%) Essbase Consultant
8 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (3.17%) Marketing Manager
8 2 (3.17%) Project Officer
8 2 (3.17%) Project Support Officer
8 2 (3.17%) Web Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) CSS
1 7 (11.11%) HTML
2 3 (4.76%) .NET
2 3 (4.76%) AngularJS
2 3 (4.76%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (6.35%) Management Information System
2 4 (6.35%) User Experience
3 2 (3.17%) EPoS
4 1 (1.59%) Chip and PIN
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.59%) IVR
4 1 (1.59%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 1 (1.59%) Linux
2 1 (1.59%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (15.87%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (12.70%) ERP
3 7 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (9.52%) CRM
5 5 (7.94%) Actionable Insight
5 5 (7.94%) Analytics
5 5 (7.94%) Customer Insight
5 5 (7.94%) Risk Management
5 5 (7.94%) Waterfall
6 4 (6.35%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (6.35%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (6.35%) Marketing Strategy
6 4 (6.35%) Online Marketing
6 4 (6.35%) Process Improvement
7 3 (4.76%) E-Commerce
7 3 (4.76%) Fraud Detection
7 3 (4.76%) ITIL
7 3 (4.76%) Project Management
7 3 (4.76%) Web Design
7 3 (4.76%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (14.29%) SQL
2 3 (4.76%) Java
2 3 (4.76%) X++
3 2 (3.17%) Python
3 2 (3.17%) R
3 2 (3.17%) Scala
4 1 (1.59%) C#
4 1 (1.59%) PHP
4 1 (1.59%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (3.17%) Degree
1 2 (3.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.59%) CISM
2 1 (1.59%) CISSP
2 1 (1.59%) ISEB
2 1 (1.59%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.59%) Master's Degree
2 1 (1.59%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.35%) PMO
2 2 (3.17%) SLA
3 1 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (4.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 9 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 8 (12.70%) Oracle
3 3 (4.76%) Adobe
3 3 (4.76%) Cisco
4 2 (3.17%) AppDynamics
4 2 (3.17%) Citrix
4 2 (3.17%) Hyperion
4 2 (3.17%) IBM
5 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.59%) Dynatrace
5 1 (1.59%) Genesys
5 1 (1.59%) Google
5 1 (1.59%) HP
5 1 (1.59%) New Relic
5 1 (1.59%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (1.59%) SAP
5 1 (1.59%) Siebel