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 3 months to 22 March 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.

3 months to
22 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
England / Yorkshire
Rank 39 32 26
Rank change year-on-year -7 -6  
Contract jobs citing Retail 97 128 160
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.57% 4.57% 6.13%
As % of the General category 15.35% 14.40% 18.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 86 106
Median daily rate £450 £450 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +13.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £289 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £557 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +3.03% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £37.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.14%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.25 £19.25
% change year-on-year +50.94% -31.16%  

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 632 889 861
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire 29.78% 31.73% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 615 548
Median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +1.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 24
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £28.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.66% -47.36%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £10.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.89 £40.50 £38.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.67 £30.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.57% +22.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in 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 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 3 months to 22 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 22 March 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
West Yorkshire 0 78 £458 +1.66% 46
South Yorkshire -7 8 £475 +5.55% 8
North Yorkshire +10 3 £325 - 15
East Yorkshire +4 1 £375 +7.14% 7
Retail
England

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 March 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 73 (38.02%) Finance
2 68 (35.42%) Banking
3 58 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
4 42 (21.88%) Retail Banking
5 41 (21.35%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (11.98%) Java
7 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
8 18 (9.38%) JIRA
8 18 (9.38%) Business Analysis
9 17 (8.85%) Scrum
10 16 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
11 14 (7.29%) Project Management
11 14 (7.29%) SOA
11 14 (7.29%) E-Commerce
12 13 (6.77%) SQL
12 13 (6.77%) Oracle
13 12 (6.25%) Microservices
13 12 (6.25%) User Stories
14 11 (5.73%) Jenkins
14 11 (5.73%) Docker
14 11 (5.73%) DevOps
14 11 (5.73%) ITIL
14 11 (5.73%) SLA
15 10 (5.21%) TDD
15 10 (5.21%) Virtual Team
15 10 (5.21%) Domain Models
15 10 (5.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 9 (4.69%) BDD
16 9 (4.69%) Open Source
16 9 (4.69%) NoSQL

Retail
Top Related 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 5 (2.60%) Confluence
1 5 (2.60%) SAS
2 4 (2.08%) IBM Domino
2 4 (2.08%) WebSphere
3 3 (1.56%) Mule
3 3 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.52%) Anypoint
4 1 (0.52%) Apache Spark
4 1 (0.52%) Cloud Foundry
4 1 (0.52%) CMS
4 1 (0.52%) EPiServer
4 1 (0.52%) Umbraco
Applications
1 6 (3.13%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.08%) MS Office
2 4 (2.08%) MS Project
2 4 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 2 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (2.60%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.04%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Cash Management
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Receivables
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.52%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.52%) SAP WM
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.08%) Adobe Analytics
3 1 (0.52%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.52%) G Suite
3 1 (0.52%) PaaS
3 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.65%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (1.56%) ATM
2 3 (1.56%) Cisco Wireless
2 3 (1.56%) Firewall
2 3 (1.56%) Intrusion Detection
2 3 (1.56%) ISDN
2 3 (1.56%) PSTN
2 3 (1.56%) VoIP
2 3 (1.56%) WAN
2 3 (1.56%) Wireless
3 2 (1.04%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.04%) LAN
3 2 (1.04%) MPLS
3 2 (1.04%) Network Security
3 2 (1.04%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (1.04%) VPN
4 1 (0.52%) BGP
4 1 (0.52%) EIGRP
4 1 (0.52%) OSPF
4 1 (0.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.69%) NoSQL
2 8 (4.17%) SQL Server
3 5 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (2.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (1.56%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.56%) MongoDB
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (1.04%) Hadoop
6 2 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.04%) Power BI
6 2 (1.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
7 1 (0.52%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.52%) DataStage
7 1 (0.52%) DB2
7 1 (0.52%) MySQL
7 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 18 (9.38%) JIRA
2 11 (5.73%) Jenkins
3 8 (4.17%) Cucumber
4 3 (1.56%) Selenium
4 3 (1.56%) WebDriver
5 2 (1.04%) Xcode
6 1 (0.52%) JIRA Agile
6 1 (0.52%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 73 (38.02%) Finance
2 68 (35.42%) Banking
3 42 (21.88%) Retail Banking
4 7 (3.65%) Legal
5 4 (2.08%) Back Office
5 4 (2.08%) Marketing
6 3 (1.56%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.04%) Advertising
7 2 (1.04%) Billing
7 2 (1.04%) Investment Banking
7 2 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (1.04%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
8 1 (0.52%) General Ledger
8 1 (0.52%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 47 (24.48%) Analyst
2 43 (22.40%) Architect
3 34 (17.71%) Business Analyst
4 30 (15.63%) Project Manager
5 19 (9.90%) Solutions Architect
6 14 (7.29%) Developer
7 11 (5.73%) Agile Business Analyst
8 10 (5.21%) Retail Business Analyst
9 9 (4.69%) Senior Architect
9 9 (4.69%) Senior Solutions Architect
10 8 (4.17%) Java Architect
11 7 (3.65%) IT Manager
12 6 (3.13%) Consultant
12 6 (3.13%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (3.13%) Senior Developer
12 6 (3.13%) Technical Architect
13 5 (2.60%) E-Commerce Analyst
13 5 (2.60%) E-Commerce Business Analyst
13 5 (2.60%) Enterprise Architect
13 5 (2.60%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (4.69%) JSON
2 8 (4.17%) RESTful
3 7 (3.65%) Node.js
4 5 (2.60%) .NET
4 5 (2.60%) Spring
5 4 (2.08%) ASP.NET
5 4 (2.08%) Dropwizard
5 4 (2.08%) REST
5 4 (2.08%) Swagger
6 3 (1.56%) Spring Boot
6 3 (1.56%) XML
7 2 (1.04%) TensorFlow
7 2 (1.04%) Velocity
8 1 (0.52%) AngularJS
8 1 (0.52%) Apache Tez
8 1 (0.52%) CSS3
8 1 (0.52%) Entity Framework
8 1 (0.52%) KnockoutJS
8 1 (0.52%) Spring Cloud
8 1 (0.52%) WebGL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (5.21%) Virtual Team
3 9 (4.69%) User Experience
4 5 (2.60%) Data Centre
5 4 (2.08%) Fintech
5 4 (2.08%) iSeries
5 4 (2.08%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.08%) Mobile App
5 4 (2.08%) Mobile Banking
6 3 (1.56%) Driving Licence
6 3 (1.56%) EPoS
6 3 (1.56%) FMCG
6 3 (1.56%) Mainframe
7 2 (1.04%) Clustering
7 2 (1.04%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.52%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.52%) IVR
8 1 (0.52%) PMI
8 1 (0.52%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.13%) Android
1 6 (3.13%) Unix
2 5 (2.60%) Apple iOS
2 5 (2.60%) Linux
2 5 (2.60%) Windows
3 1 (0.52%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (30.21%) Agile Software Development
2 41 (21.35%) Stakeholder Management
3 18 (9.38%) Business Analysis
4 17 (8.85%) Scrum
5 14 (7.29%) E-Commerce
5 14 (7.29%) Project Management
5 14 (7.29%) SOA
6 12 (6.25%) Microservices
6 12 (6.25%) User Stories
7 11 (5.73%) DevOps
7 11 (5.73%) ITIL
8 10 (5.21%) Domain Models
8 10 (5.21%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 10 (5.21%) TDD
9 9 (4.69%) BDD
9 9 (4.69%) Continuous Delivery
9 9 (4.69%) Open Source
9 9 (4.69%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.69%) Wealth Management
9 9 (4.69%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 23 (11.98%) Java
2 13 (6.77%) SQL
3 8 (4.17%) JavaScript
4 5 (2.60%) C
4 5 (2.60%) C#
5 2 (1.04%) Apple Swift
5 2 (1.04%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.52%) PHP
6 1 (0.52%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.52%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (2.08%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.56%) CCNA
2 3 (1.56%) CISM
2 3 (1.56%) CISSP
3 2 (1.04%) ISEB
3 2 (1.04%) Six Sigma Black Belt
3 2 (1.04%) Six Sigma Green Belt
4 1 (0.52%) CCNP
4 1 (0.52%) IIBA
4 1 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.52%) PMI Certification
4 1 (0.52%) PMP
4 1 (0.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.73%) SLA
2 9 (4.69%) QA
3 7 (3.65%) PMO
4 2 (1.04%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 11 (5.73%) Docker
2 5 (2.60%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (1.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.04%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.52%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (0.52%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (0.52%) Ansible
2 1 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.52%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.52%) Puppet
2 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Identity Manager
2 1 (0.52%) vRealize
Vendors
1 19 (9.90%) Microsoft
2 13 (6.77%) Oracle
3 8 (4.17%) Cisco
4 6 (3.13%) MuleSoft
5 5 (2.60%) VMware
6 4 (2.08%) Adobe
6 4 (2.08%) Avaya
6 4 (2.08%) Palo Alto
6 4 (2.08%) Tableau
7 3 (1.56%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.56%) F5
7 3 (1.56%) Google
7 3 (1.56%) Infoblox
7 3 (1.56%) Red Box
7 3 (1.56%) SolarWinds
7 3 (1.56%) Splunk
8 2 (1.04%) Citrix
8 2 (1.04%) SAP
8 2 (1.04%) Teradata
8 2 (1.04%) TIBCO
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Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
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The Bridge Ltd
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4it Recruitment Ltd
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