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 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 56 46 57
Rank change year-on-year -10 +11  
Contract jobs citing Retail 37 66 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 3.41% 4.43% 3.06%
As % of the General category 12.17% 15.07% 11.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 45 38
Median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £333 £326 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £500 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £14.50 £11.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.81% -68.57%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -23.80% +27.27%  

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 304 438 403
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 28.02% 29.40% 26.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 309 293
Median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.10%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 3
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -27.50%  
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 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 June 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 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 Leeds region with a requirement for Retail.

1 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (30.00%) Banking
4 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 12 (17.14%) Retail Banking
6 11 (15.71%) Waterfall
7 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
8 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
9 7 (10.00%) Scrum
9 7 (10.00%) Windows
9 7 (10.00%) JIRA
9 7 (10.00%) Degree
9 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (8.57%) User Experience
10 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
10 6 (8.57%) Project Management
10 6 (8.57%) SLA
10 6 (8.57%) Cisco
10 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
11 5 (7.14%) HTML
11 5 (7.14%) CSS
11 5 (7.14%) ITIL
11 5 (7.14%) Linux
11 5 (7.14%) Data Architecture
11 5 (7.14%) Information Architecture
11 5 (7.14%) Wealth Management
11 5 (7.14%) People Management

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 (5.71%) IBM Domino
1 4 (5.71%) WebSphere
2 3 (4.29%) CMS
2 3 (4.29%) Confluence
3 2 (2.86%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 2 (2.86%) IBM Notes
4 1 (1.43%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.43%) JBoss
4 1 (1.43%) Mule
4 1 (1.43%) SAS
4 1 (1.43%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.43%) Umbraco
4 1 (1.43%) WebLogic
Applications
1 4 (5.71%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.86%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 2 (2.86%) InVision
2 2 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.86%) Eikon
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.43%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.71%) Internet
2 3 (4.29%) VPN
2 3 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (1.43%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (1.43%) IP Telephony
4 1 (1.43%) LAN
4 1 (1.43%) MPLS
4 1 (1.43%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (5.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (4.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.86%) Power BI
5 1 (1.43%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.43%) MySQL
5 1 (1.43%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.43%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.43%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 7 (10.00%) JIRA
2 3 (4.29%) Cucumber
3 2 (2.86%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.86%) Selenium
3 2 (2.86%) WebDriver
4 1 (1.43%) Xcode
General
1 34 (48.57%) Finance
2 21 (30.00%) Banking
3 12 (17.14%) Retail Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Investment Banking
4 3 (4.29%) Marketing
4 3 (4.29%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.86%) Back Office
6 1 (1.43%) Electronics
6 1 (1.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (22.86%) Analyst
2 12 (17.14%) Architect
3 10 (14.29%) Business Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) Designer
4 6 (8.57%) Developer
4 6 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 6 (8.57%) UX Designer
5 5 (7.14%) Agile Business Analyst
5 5 (7.14%) Information Architect
6 4 (5.71%) Consultant
6 4 (5.71%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (4.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 3 (4.29%) Integration Architect
7 3 (4.29%) Test Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Desktop Support
8 2 (2.86%) Programme Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Consultant
8 2 (2.86%) Senior Manager
8 2 (2.86%) Software Architect
8 2 (2.86%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) CSS
1 5 (7.14%) HTML
2 3 (4.29%) .NET
3 2 (2.86%) ASP.NET
3 2 (2.86%) jQuery
4 1 (1.43%) AngularJS
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.43%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (1.43%) JSON
4 1 (1.43%) Node.js
4 1 (1.43%) Spring Boot
4 1 (1.43%) TensorFlow
4 1 (1.43%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (1.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.57%) User Experience
3 4 (5.71%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.71%) iSeries
4 3 (4.29%) Online Banking
5 2 (2.86%) Blackberry
5 2 (2.86%) BYOD
5 2 (2.86%) FMCG
5 2 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.43%) Chip and PIN
6 1 (1.43%) Clustering
6 1 (1.43%) Credit Risk
6 1 (1.43%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.43%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.43%) EPoS
6 1 (1.43%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (1.43%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.43%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.00%) Windows
2 5 (7.14%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) Unix
4 3 (4.29%) Android
5 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
5 2 (2.86%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.43%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (41.43%) Agile Software Development
2 11 (15.71%) Waterfall
3 8 (11.43%) Business Analysis
4 7 (10.00%) Scrum
5 6 (8.57%) Continuous Improvement
5 6 (8.57%) Project Management
5 6 (8.57%) Service Delivery
5 6 (8.57%) Stakeholder Management
5 6 (8.57%) TOGAF
6 5 (7.14%) Data Architecture
6 5 (7.14%) Information Architecture
6 5 (7.14%) ITIL
6 5 (7.14%) People Management
6 5 (7.14%) User Stories
6 5 (7.14%) Wealth Management
7 4 (5.71%) GAP Analysis
7 4 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 4 (5.71%) Migration
7 4 (5.71%) Process Architecture
7 4 (5.71%) Software Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.57%) JavaScript
2 3 (4.29%) C#
2 3 (4.29%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) Apple Swift
3 1 (1.43%) Java
3 1 (1.43%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (10.00%) Degree
2 2 (2.86%) Master's Degree
3 1 (1.43%) CISM
3 1 (1.43%) CISSP
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB
3 1 (1.43%) ISEB Practitioner
3 1 (1.43%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (8.57%) SLA
2 2 (2.86%) PMO
2 2 (2.86%) QA
3 1 (1.43%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (5.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.43%) Docker
2 1 (1.43%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (1.43%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (1.43%) Ansible
2 1 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.43%) Puppet
Vendors
1 14 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.57%) Cisco
3 4 (5.71%) Adobe
3 4 (5.71%) Avaya
3 4 (5.71%) Palo Alto
3 4 (5.71%) VMware
4 3 (4.29%) Citrix
4 3 (4.29%) MuleSoft
4 3 (4.29%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.86%) Bloomberg
5 2 (2.86%) Lotus
5 2 (2.86%) Reuters
6 1 (1.43%) Apple
6 1 (1.43%) Dell
6 1 (1.43%) ForgeRock
6 1 (1.43%) Oracle
6 1 (1.43%) Splunk
6 1 (1.43%) Tableau
6 1 (1.43%) Tealium
6 1 (1.43%) Xerox
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