Period
to 16 August 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 16 August 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 53 67 67
Rank change year-on-year +14 0 -16
Contract jobs citing Retail 24 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 2.52% 0.97% 1.53%
As % of the General category 8.11% 3.14% 4.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 7 13
South Yorkshire median daily rate £285 £105 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +171.43% -73.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £227 £105 £148
90th Percentile £438 £540 £608
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £430
% change year-on-year - -1.05% +18.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £13.13 £24.25
% change year-on-year -4.76% -45.88% -35.33%

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 296 255 351
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 31.06% 31.06% 33.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 147 263
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £445 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.49% +1.71% +16.67%
10th Percentile £239 £303 £313
90th Percentile £573 £575 £675
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £403 £400
% change year-on-year -0.62% +0.63% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 5
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.63% +3.85% +8.33%
10th Percentile £10.42 £10.60 £11.83
90th Percentile £55.92 £20.38 £34.30
Yorkshire median hourly rate £29.00 £15.38 £13.80
% change year-on-year +88.62% +11.43% -34.30%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in South Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in South Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in South Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in South Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in South Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in South Yorkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +10 12 £285 +171.43% 6
Doncaster +11 9 £285 +171.43% 2
Barnsley - 2 £343 -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 August 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 11 (45.83%) jQuery
3 8 (33.33%) Finance
3 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (33.33%) C#
3 8 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
4 7 (29.17%) VB
4 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
4 7 (29.17%) WCF
4 7 (29.17%) WPF
4 7 (29.17%) Scrum
5 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (16.67%) IBM
6 4 (16.67%) Project Management
7 3 (12.50%) FileNet
7 3 (12.50%) Web Design
7 3 (12.50%) FatWire
7 3 (12.50%) OpenText
7 3 (12.50%) LiveLink
7 3 (12.50%) Xcode
7 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
7 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (12.50%) Dojo
7 3 (12.50%) JSR 170
7 3 (12.50%) Apache Flex
7 3 (12.50%) Drupal
7 3 (12.50%) SQLite
7 3 (12.50%) Alfresco

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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 3 (12.50%) Adobe Experience Manager
1 3 (12.50%) Alfresco
1 3 (12.50%) Documentum
1 3 (12.50%) Drupal
1 3 (12.50%) FileNet
1 3 (12.50%) Liferay
1 3 (12.50%) LiveCycle
1 3 (12.50%) LiveLink
1 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (4.17%) Apache
2 1 (4.17%) nginx
2 1 (4.17%) Skype for Business
2 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) LAN
1 3 (12.50%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) DHCP
2 1 (4.17%) DNS
2 1 (4.17%) Ethernet
2 1 (4.17%) FCoE
2 1 (4.17%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) FTP
2 1 (4.17%) H.323
2 1 (4.17%) HTTP
2 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
2 1 (4.17%) Internet
2 1 (4.17%) IPsec
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
2 1 (4.17%) OSPF
2 1 (4.17%) SMTP
2 1 (4.17%) SSL
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) VPN
2 1 (4.17%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.83%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (12.50%) SQLite
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
4 1 (4.17%) DataStage
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
4 1 (4.17%) Power BI
4 1 (4.17%) QlikView
4 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) Ant
1 3 (12.50%) Git (software)
1 3 (12.50%) Subversion
1 3 (12.50%) Xcode
2 1 (4.17%) ERwin
2 1 (4.17%) Hudson
General
1 8 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Developer
2 8 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
2 8 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# WCF Developer
3 7 (29.17%) C# WPF Developer
3 7 (29.17%) SQL Developer
3 7 (29.17%) WCF Developer
3 7 (29.17%) WPF Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Project Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Project Manager
6 2 (8.33%) Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Junior
7 1 (4.17%) Network Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Support Analyst
7 1 (4.17%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (50.00%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) jQuery
3 7 (29.17%) Classic ASP
3 7 (29.17%) WCF
3 7 (29.17%) WPF
4 3 (12.50%) Apache Flex
4 3 (12.50%) CSS
4 3 (12.50%) Dojo
4 3 (12.50%) Ext JS
4 3 (12.50%) Java EE
4 3 (12.50%) JSON
4 3 (12.50%) JSR 170
4 3 (12.50%) OpenGL
4 3 (12.50%) Sencha Touch
4 3 (12.50%) SOAP
4 3 (12.50%) Spring
4 3 (12.50%) WebGL
4 3 (12.50%) XML
5 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
5 1 (4.17%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (33.33%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.50%) NHS
3 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (4.17%) Digital Signage
3 1 (4.17%) Driving Licence
3 1 (4.17%) EPoS
3 1 (4.17%) Replication
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Android
1 3 (12.50%) Apple iOS
2 1 (4.17%) Linux
2 1 (4.17%) Unix
2 1 (4.17%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (29.17%) Scrum
3 5 (20.83%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) Business Analysis
5 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (12.50%) SOA
5 3 (12.50%) Web Design
6 2 (8.33%) Data Analysis
6 2 (8.33%) Data Modelling
6 2 (8.33%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (8.33%) ETL
6 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 2 (8.33%) Matrix Management
6 2 (8.33%) Validation
6 2 (8.33%) Visualisation
7 1 (4.17%) Change Control
7 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
7 1 (4.17%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 11 (45.83%) SQL
2 8 (33.33%) C#
3 7 (29.17%) VB
4 3 (12.50%) Java
4 3 (12.50%) Objective-C
5 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
6 1 (4.17%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (4.17%) CCNA
1 1 (4.17%) CCNP
1 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (4.17%) ISEB
1 1 (4.17%) ISTQB
1 1 (4.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) PMO
2 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Docker
1 1 (4.17%) KVM
1 1 (4.17%) Varnish
1 1 (4.17%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) Ansible
1 1 (4.17%) Grafana
1 1 (4.17%) Kibana
1 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
1 1 (4.17%) Terraform
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) IBM
2 3 (12.50%) Adobe
2 3 (12.50%) FatWire
2 3 (12.50%) Interwoven
2 3 (12.50%) OpenText
2 3 (12.50%) Sencha
2 3 (12.50%) Sitecore
2 3 (12.50%) Vignette
2 3 (12.50%) Xerox
3 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.17%) Cisco
4 1 (4.17%) Meraki
4 1 (4.17%) New Relic
4 1 (4.17%) Remedy
4 1 (4.17%) ServiceNow
4 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
4 1 (4.17%) Tableau
4 1 (4.17%) Xamarin