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 3 months to 26 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
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 41 42 34
Rank change year-on-year +1 -8  
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 1.23% 2.30% 3.43%
As % of the General category 4.12% 6.13% 10.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 8
Median daily rate £105 £475 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -77.89% -5.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £37.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -57.33% +134.37%  

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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 97 163 142
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 29.75% 37.56% 32.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 55 126 92
Median daily rate £475 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% -5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £350 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.75% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 7
Median hourly rate £13.50 £12.00 £13.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% -13.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.21 £12.00 £7.19
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.25 £12.00 £69.23
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 South Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 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 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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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 3 months to 26 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sheffield +5 2 £105 -77.89% 8
Rotherham - 2 - -
Doncaster - 1 £105 - 2
Retail
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 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 South Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (16.67%) SQL
3 2 (16.67%) Migration
3 2 (16.67%) Java
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) C#
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (8.33%) PHP
4 1 (8.33%) Scrum
4 1 (8.33%) Teradata
4 1 (8.33%) .NET
4 1 (8.33%) MySQL
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
4 1 (8.33%) SAS
4 1 (8.33%) WAN
4 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (8.33%) EPoS
4 1 (8.33%) Project Management
4 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills

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 1 (8.33%) SAS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
1 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (8.33%) Hadoop
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 5 (41.67%) Banking
2 3 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 1 (8.33%) Legal
4 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (8.33%) Marketing
4 1 (8.33%) Private Banking
4 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Project Manager
2 3 (25.00%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Contracts Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Security Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Analytics Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Development Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Applications Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Business Change Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Centre Migration Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Data Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Java Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Migration Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Pega Architect
4 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
4 1 (8.33%) SAS Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) .NET
1 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
1 1 (8.33%) Java EE
1 1 (8.33%) NHibernate
1 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (8.33%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) Anti-Money Laundering
3 1 (8.33%) Asset Management
3 1 (8.33%) Break/Fix
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Data Analytics
3 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) SDLC
3 1 (8.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (8.33%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) Java
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) C#
2 1 (8.33%) PHP
Vendors
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle
1 1 (8.33%) Pega
1 1 (8.33%) Teradata