Period
to 12 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for Retrofit skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retrofit over the 6 months to 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Square Retrofit
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 130 - 146
Rank change year-on-year - +146 -
Contract jobs citing Retrofit 4 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.17% - 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% - 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 7
West Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £420
Yorkshire median daily rate £500 - £420
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -

Retrofit is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 766 1,202 942
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 32.92% 35.50% 31.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 553 862 709
West Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +3.13% -
10th Percentile £321 £318 £305
90th Percentile £574 £540 £514
Yorkshire median daily rate £450 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +9.76% +2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £17.41 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.79% - -
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.75 £22.83 £35.00
% change year-on-year -26.63% -34.77% +137.29%

Retrofit
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

Job postings citing Retrofit as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Retrofit in West Yorkshire

Retrofit
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retrofit in West Yorkshire

Retrofit
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retrofit within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 12 November 2019. 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
Leeds - 4 £500 -
Retrofit
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Retrofit 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retrofit.

1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Confluence
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) RxJava
1 4 (100.00%) Kotlin
1 4 (100.00%) Material Design
1 4 (100.00%) Dagger
1 4 (100.00%) Architectural Design

Retrofit
Co-occurring IT Skills in West 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 4 (100.00%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 4 (100.00%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) HTTPS
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) JIRA
1 4 (100.00%) JUnit
1 4 (100.00%) Mockito
General
1 4 (100.00%) Banking
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Android Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) Dagger
1 4 (100.00%) Material Design
1 4 (100.00%) RxJava
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Project Management
1 4 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (100.00%) Android Development
1 4 (100.00%) Architectural Design
1 4 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 4 (100.00%) DevOps
1 4 (100.00%) Pair Programming
1 4 (100.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) Kotlin