Period
to 21 February 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 21 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 71 66
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5 -26
Contract jobs citing Retail 14 17 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.63% 1.54% 1.46%
As % of the General category 5.00% 5.15% 5.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 11 11
South Yorkshire median daily rate £408 £300 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.83% -31.43% +25.00%
10th Percentile £143 £105 £413
90th Percentile £471 £525 £613
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £405
% change year-on-year +3.13% -1.23% +6.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - £11.00
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 280 330 280
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 32.63% 29.84% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 216 196
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £418 £436
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.80% -4.30% +24.64%
10th Percentile £264 £296 £259
90th Percentile £588 £539 £600
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £405 £400
% change year-on-year -1.23% +1.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 11 12
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £30.75 £14.74 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.62% +5.29% +39.55%
10th Percentile £17.23 £11.33 £11.94
90th Percentile £45.28 £33.75 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.55 £15.00
% change year-on-year +47.63% -9.68% -16.67%

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 21 February 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 21 February 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 +2 9 £413 +10.00% 7
Barnsley - 4 £413 -
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 21 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (35.71%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 4 (28.57%) SQL
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
4 2 (14.29%) Confluence
4 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) CMS
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Billing
4 2 (14.29%) Subversion
4 2 (14.29%) Zend
4 2 (14.29%) PHP 5
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
4 2 (14.29%) WordPress
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) Ajax
4 2 (14.29%) JIRA
4 2 (14.29%) HTML
4 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
4 2 (14.29%) PHP
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) MySQL
4 2 (14.29%) CSS
4 2 (14.29%) XML
4 2 (14.29%) OOP

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 2 (14.29%) CMS
1 2 (14.29%) Confluence
1 2 (14.29%) WordPress
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) MySQL
2 1 (7.14%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (7.14%) Power BI
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
1 2 (14.29%) Subversion
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 2 (14.29%) Billing
3 1 (7.14%) Automotive
3 1 (7.14%) Banking
3 1 (7.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Business Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Developer
3 3 (21.43%) Supply Chain Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
4 2 (14.29%) PHP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) ASP Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Functional Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.14%) PMO Manager
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Business Analyst
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Ajax
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
1 2 (14.29%) HTML
1 2 (14.29%) XHTML
1 2 (14.29%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) .NET
2 1 (7.14%) Classic ASP
2 1 (7.14%) jQuery
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (7.14%) WCF
2 1 (7.14%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (7.14%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Logistics
2 4 (28.57%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (21.43%) Change Management
3 3 (21.43%) Scrum
4 2 (14.29%) Content Management
4 2 (14.29%) E-Commerce
4 2 (14.29%) OOP
4 2 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (14.29%) TDD
4 2 (14.29%) Unit Testing
5 1 (7.14%) Break/Fix
5 1 (7.14%) Business Analysis
5 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (7.14%) ERP
5 1 (7.14%) Kimball Methodology
5 1 (7.14%) Line Management
5 1 (7.14%) Mentoring
5 1 (7.14%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) JavaScript
2 2 (14.29%) PHP
2 2 (14.29%) PHP 5
3 1 (7.14%) C#
3 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
3 1 (7.14%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) PMO
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 2 (14.29%) Zend
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle