Period
to 16 January 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 16 January 2019 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 40 45 70
Rank change year-on-year +5 +25 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 221 179 153
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.55% 4.07% 3.11%
As % of the General category 16.43% 14.22% 10.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 163 152 135
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £268 £130 £105
90th Percentile £550 £622 £550
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £11.75 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.38% - -
England median hourly rate £14.00 £18.00 £16.29
% change year-on-year -22.22% +10.50% +16.36%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 1,345 1,259 1,461
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 27.67% 28.59% 29.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 877 876 996
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £401 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.80% +0.31% +1.27%
10th Percentile £263 £261 £263
90th Percentile £550 £575 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +2.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 34 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £24.00 £20.00 £14.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% +40.35% -5.00%
10th Percentile £9.39 £11.54 £10.46
90th Percentile £48.75 £43.08 £31.73
England median hourly rate £25.00 £26.22 £25.00
% change year-on-year -4.63% +4.86% -3.85%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 16 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 January 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
West Yorkshire +14 195 £400 -3.03% 84
South Yorkshire +1 18 £300 -25.00% 21
East Yorkshire -5 3 £150 +7.14% 3
North Yorkshire -13 1 £350 +150.00% 10
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 16 January 2019, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 55 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 37 (16.74%) Finance
4 26 (11.76%) SQL
5 25 (11.31%) E-Commerce
6 20 (9.05%) Windows
7 18 (8.14%) C#
7 18 (8.14%) SAP
7 18 (8.14%) Manufacturing
8 15 (6.79%) Scrum
8 15 (6.79%) Logistics
8 15 (6.79%) Microsoft
8 15 (6.79%) Waterfall
9 14 (6.33%) Cisco
9 14 (6.33%) Java
9 14 (6.33%) Project Management
10 12 (5.43%) Firewall
10 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
10 12 (5.43%) Business Analysis
10 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
11 11 (4.98%) Information Security
11 11 (4.98%) ITIL
11 11 (4.98%) PMO
11 11 (4.98%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (4.52%) JavaScript
12 10 (4.52%) .NET
12 10 (4.52%) SQL Server
12 10 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
12 10 (4.52%) PCI DSS
13 9 (4.07%) Stakeholder Engagement

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (4.07%) CMS
2 4 (1.81%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.81%) Confluence
3 3 (1.36%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.90%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (0.90%) nginx
4 2 (0.90%) SAS
5 1 (0.45%) Anypoint
5 1 (0.45%) Apache
5 1 (0.45%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.45%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.45%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.45%) WordPress
Applications
1 7 (3.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.26%) SAP APO
1 5 (2.26%) SAP Hybris
1 5 (2.26%) SAP IBP
1 5 (2.26%) SAP S/4HANA
2 3 (1.36%) Magento
2 3 (1.36%) Payment Gateway
2 3 (1.36%) SAP ERP
3 2 (0.90%) Epicor Tropos
4 1 (0.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.45%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.45%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.62%) Office 365
3 6 (2.71%) Amazon AWS
3 6 (2.71%) Dynamics 365
4 4 (1.81%) IaaS
4 4 (1.81%) SaaS
5 2 (0.90%) Virtual Private Cloud
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.45%) Apigee
6 1 (0.45%) BlazeMeter
6 1 (0.45%) Boomi
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.45%) Dropbox
6 1 (0.45%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.45%) OneDrive
6 1 (0.45%) Route 53
6 1 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 12 (5.43%) Firewall
2 8 (3.62%) DNS
2 8 (3.62%) WAN
3 7 (3.17%) LAN
3 7 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
4 6 (2.71%) VoIP
5 5 (2.26%) Wireless
6 4 (1.81%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (1.81%) Cisco Wireless
6 4 (1.81%) Internet
6 4 (1.81%) Intranet
6 4 (1.81%) VPN
6 4 (1.81%) WLAN
7 2 (0.90%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (0.90%) DHCP
7 2 (0.90%) SSL
8 1 (0.45%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (0.45%) SAN
8 1 (0.45%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.52%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
3 6 (2.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (1.81%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.36%) QlikView
5 3 (1.36%) SAP Data Services
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server 2016
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (1.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (0.90%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.90%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.90%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.90%) Power BI
6 2 (0.90%) Redis
6 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.45%) Big Data
7 1 (0.45%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.45%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.45%) SAS Enterprise Guide
Development Applications
1 8 (3.62%) JIRA
1 8 (3.62%) Selenium
2 4 (1.81%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.36%) Bitbucket
3 3 (1.36%) JUnit
3 3 (1.36%) WebDriver
4 2 (0.90%) JMeter
5 1 (0.45%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.45%) ERwin
5 1 (0.45%) Gatling
5 1 (0.45%) LoadRunner
5 1 (0.45%) Mocha
5 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.45%) webpack
General
1 37 (16.74%) Finance
2 18 (8.14%) Manufacturing
3 6 (2.71%) Banking
4 5 (2.26%) Marketing
5 4 (1.81%) Retail Banking
6 3 (1.36%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.90%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Games
Job Titles
1 57 (25.79%) Analyst
2 32 (14.48%) Business Analyst
2 32 (14.48%) Developer
3 28 (12.67%) Project Manager
4 21 (9.50%) Consultant
5 14 (6.33%) Architect
6 10 (4.52%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (3.62%) C# Developer
7 8 (3.62%) SQL Developer
7 8 (3.62%) Transition Manager
8 7 (3.17%) Network Engineer
8 7 (3.17%) Retail Business Analyst
8 7 (3.17%) SAP Consultant
8 7 (3.17%) Security Consultant
9 6 (2.71%) .NET Developer
9 6 (2.71%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (2.71%) Infrastructure Project Manager
9 6 (2.71%) IT Consultant
9 6 (2.71%) IT Security Consultant
9 6 (2.71%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.52%) .NET
2 9 (4.07%) CSS
2 9 (4.07%) HTML
3 8 (3.62%) jQuery
3 8 (3.62%) XML
4 6 (2.71%) XHTML
5 4 (1.81%) AngularJS
5 4 (1.81%) ASP.NET
5 4 (1.81%) HTML5
5 4 (1.81%) React
5 4 (1.81%) REST
5 4 (1.81%) Sass
6 3 (1.36%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (1.36%) RAML
6 3 (1.36%) Spring
7 2 (0.90%) Classic ASP
7 2 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
7 2 (0.90%) WCF
7 2 (0.90%) Web Services
7 2 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (3.62%) NHS
2 7 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (2.71%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (2.26%) Data Centre
5 3 (1.36%) CMDB
5 3 (1.36%) FMCG
5 3 (1.36%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.36%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (0.90%) Cloud Native
6 2 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (0.90%) EPoS
6 2 (0.90%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.90%) Public Cloud
6 2 (0.90%) User Experience
7 1 (0.45%) Credit Risk
7 1 (0.45%) Data Structures
7 1 (0.45%) DataPower
7 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
7 1 (0.45%) Social Media
7 1 (0.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.05%) Windows
2 9 (4.07%) Windows Server
3 6 (2.71%) Linux
4 5 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (2.26%) Unix
4 5 (2.26%) Windows 10
4 5 (2.26%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.36%) Mac OS
6 2 (0.90%) Android
7 1 (0.45%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (24.89%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (21.72%) Stakeholder Management
3 25 (11.31%) E-Commerce
4 15 (6.79%) Logistics
4 15 (6.79%) Scrum
4 15 (6.79%) Waterfall
5 14 (6.33%) Project Management
6 12 (5.43%) Business Analysis
7 11 (4.98%) Information Security
7 11 (4.98%) ITIL
7 11 (4.98%) Problem-Solving
8 10 (4.52%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.07%) Change Management
9 9 (4.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
10 8 (3.62%) ERP
10 8 (3.62%) SOA
10 8 (3.62%) Test Automation
10 8 (3.62%) User Acceptance Testing
11 7 (3.17%) Configuration Management
11 7 (3.17%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 26 (11.76%) SQL
2 18 (8.14%) C#
3 14 (6.33%) Java
4 10 (4.52%) JavaScript
5 6 (2.71%) C++
5 6 (2.71%) Python
6 5 (2.26%) PHP
7 4 (1.81%) C
8 3 (1.36%) VB
9 2 (0.90%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (1.81%) CCNA
1 4 (1.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (1.81%) PCI QSA
2 3 (1.36%) APMP
2 3 (1.36%) CISM
2 3 (1.36%) CISSP
2 3 (1.36%) Degree
3 2 (0.90%) IIBA
3 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.45%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.98%) PMO
2 10 (4.52%) PCI DSS
3 6 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (2.71%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.45%) GDPR
4 1 (0.45%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (5.43%) Active Directory
2 3 (1.36%) BitLocker
2 3 (1.36%) Docker
3 1 (0.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (3.62%) SCCM
2 4 (1.81%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (1.36%) Aspera SmartTrack
4 2 (0.90%) Ansible
4 2 (0.90%) CASB
4 2 (0.90%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (0.90%) Terraform
5 1 (0.45%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 18 (8.14%) SAP
2 15 (6.79%) Microsoft
3 14 (6.33%) Cisco
4 7 (3.17%) RedPrairie
5 6 (2.71%) Fortinet
5 6 (2.71%) hybris
5 6 (2.71%) IBM
5 6 (2.71%) Oracle
6 5 (2.26%) McAfee
7 4 (1.81%) F5
7 4 (1.81%) JDA
7 4 (1.81%) Red Hat
7 4 (1.81%) Remedy
8 3 (1.36%) Ariba
8 3 (1.36%) Google
8 3 (1.36%) Tableau
9 2 (0.90%) BMC
9 2 (0.90%) Symantec
9 2 (0.90%) TIBCO
9 2 (0.90%) VMware