Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 48 65 54
Rank change year-on-year +17 -11 -26
Contract jobs citing Retail 173 172 211
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.96% 3.14% 3.40%
As % of the General category 13.16% 10.39% 10.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 137 171
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.34% +9.02%
10th Percentile £130 £105 £265
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
England median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 10
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.13 - £26.00
10th Percentile £11.21 - £10.50
90th Percentile £14.54 - £59.25
England median hourly rate £15.50 £15.65 £16.00
% change year-on-year -0.93% -2.22% +13.96%

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 1315 1656 1945
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 30.11% 30.24% 31.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 917 1131 1356
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.23% +3.33%
10th Percentile £262 £269 £262
90th Percentile £575 £550 £536
England median daily rate £475 £450 £433
% change year-on-year +5.56% +4.05% +1.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 36 66
Yorkshire median hourly rate £18.74 £14.50 £15.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.21% -4.57% +11.77%
10th Percentile £10.76 £10.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £27.38 £35.98 £47.50
England median hourly rate £25.31 £24.50 £24.54
% change year-on-year +3.31% -0.16% +13.98%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 2017. 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 +11 142 £400 - 61
North Yorkshire +11 12 £140 +33.33% 3
South Yorkshire +2 10 £238 -24.00% 1
East Yorkshire -5 5 £140 +33.33% 2
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
2 40 (23.12%) Finance
3 31 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (13.29%) Java
5 22 (12.72%) E-Commerce
6 17 (9.83%) ERP
7 16 (9.25%) SQL
8 15 (8.67%) Project Management
8 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
8 15 (8.67%) Waterfall
9 13 (7.51%) Microservices
9 13 (7.51%) Logistics
10 12 (6.94%) Marketing
10 12 (6.94%) Oracle
10 12 (6.94%) HTML
10 12 (6.94%) CSS
10 12 (6.94%) PRINCE2
10 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
11 11 (6.36%) Project Planning
11 11 (6.36%) JIRA
11 11 (6.36%) Banking
11 11 (6.36%) Scrum
12 10 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
12 10 (5.78%) Business Analysis
12 10 (5.78%) SAP
12 10 (5.78%) JavaScript
12 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
12 10 (5.78%) REST
12 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
13 9 (5.20%) Relational Database

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 6 (3.47%) Tomcat
2 5 (2.89%) SAS
3 4 (2.31%) JBoss
4 3 (1.73%) CMS
4 3 (1.73%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.16%) Apache
5 2 (1.16%) Confluence
5 2 (1.16%) WordPress
6 1 (0.58%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.58%) Mule
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.89%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (1.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.16%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.16%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.58%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.31%) SAP EWM
3 2 (1.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (1.16%) Hyperion Planning
4 1 (0.58%) Cognos TM1
4 1 (0.58%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.58%) Magento
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Business One
4 1 (0.58%) SAP Hybris
Cloud Services
1 12 (6.94%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.62%) SaaS
3 4 (2.31%) Dynamics 365
4 3 (1.73%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (0.58%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.58%) Basecamp
5 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.58%) Google Analytics
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.58%) npm
5 1 (0.58%) Office 365
5 1 (0.58%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.16%) Structured Cabling
2 1 (0.58%) ATM
2 1 (0.58%) DHCP
2 1 (0.58%) DNS
2 1 (0.58%) HTTP
2 1 (0.58%) Internet
2 1 (0.58%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (0.58%) SMS
2 1 (0.58%) SSL
2 1 (0.58%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.58%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.78%) PostgreSQL
1 10 (5.78%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.20%) MySQL
2 9 (5.20%) Relational Database
3 8 (4.62%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.05%) MongoDB
5 4 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.73%) Big Data
6 3 (1.73%) MS Access
6 3 (1.73%) NoSQL
6 3 (1.73%) Oracle Reports
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 3 (1.73%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.16%) Essbase
7 2 (1.16%) OLAP
7 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.58%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.58%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.58%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.58%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 11 (6.36%) JIRA
2 8 (4.62%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.31%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.73%) IntelliJ
5 2 (1.16%) MorphX
5 2 (1.16%) Subversion
5 2 (1.16%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.58%) Ant
6 1 (0.58%) Babel
6 1 (0.58%) JHipster
6 1 (0.58%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.58%) Selenium
6 1 (0.58%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.58%) webpack
General
1 40 (23.12%) Finance
2 12 (6.94%) Marketing
3 11 (6.36%) Banking
4 6 (3.47%) Manufacturing
5 5 (2.89%) Legal
5 5 (2.89%) Retail Banking
6 2 (1.16%) Billing
6 2 (1.16%) Retail Finance
6 2 (1.16%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Automotive
7 1 (0.58%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 38 (21.97%) Developer
2 30 (17.34%) Analyst
3 29 (16.76%) Project Manager
4 22 (12.72%) Architect
5 18 (10.40%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (9.83%) Business Analyst
7 16 (9.25%) Java Developer
8 10 (5.78%) Consultant
9 9 (5.20%) IT Manager
9 9 (5.20%) Senior Manager
10 8 (4.62%) IT Project Manager
10 8 (4.62%) Senior Project Manager
11 6 (3.47%) Programme Manager
11 6 (3.47%) Retail Business Analyst
12 5 (2.89%) ERP Architect
12 5 (2.89%) SAP Manager
12 5 (2.89%) Test Manager
13 4 (2.31%) Designer
13 4 (2.31%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 4 (2.31%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.94%) CSS
1 12 (6.94%) HTML
2 10 (5.78%) REST
3 8 (4.62%) Dropwizard
3 8 (4.62%) Spring Boot
4 7 (4.05%) AngularJS
4 7 (4.05%) XSD
5 6 (3.47%) JAXB
6 5 (2.89%) .NET
6 5 (2.89%) jQuery
6 5 (2.89%) Swagger
7 4 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (1.73%) RESTful
8 3 (1.73%) Spring
8 3 (1.73%) Web Services
8 3 (1.73%) XML
9 2 (1.16%) Ajax
9 2 (1.16%) Node.js
9 2 (1.16%) XHTML
10 1 (0.58%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 10 (5.78%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (4.05%) Management Information System
2 7 (4.05%) Minimum Viable Product
3 6 (3.47%) Mobile App
3 6 (3.47%) User Experience
4 5 (2.89%) EPoS
5 4 (2.31%) Virtual Team
6 3 (1.73%) Algorithms
7 2 (1.16%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.16%) FMCG
8 1 (0.58%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.58%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.58%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.58%) Credit Risk
8 1 (0.58%) Data Centre
8 1 (0.58%) Data Structures
8 1 (0.58%) Greenfield Project
8 1 (0.58%) IVR
8 1 (0.58%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.47%) Windows
2 4 (2.31%) Linux
3 3 (1.73%) Android
3 3 (1.73%) HPUX
3 3 (1.73%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (1.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (1.73%) Windows 7
4 2 (1.16%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.58%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.75%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (17.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (12.72%) E-Commerce
4 17 (9.83%) ERP
5 15 (8.67%) Project Management
5 15 (8.67%) Waterfall
6 13 (7.51%) Logistics
6 13 (7.51%) Microservices
7 12 (6.94%) PRINCE2
8 11 (6.36%) Project Planning
8 11 (6.36%) Scrum
9 10 (5.78%) Business Analysis
10 9 (5.20%) Business Intelligence
10 9 (5.20%) User Stories
11 8 (4.62%) OO
12 7 (4.05%) BDD
12 7 (4.05%) OOD
12 7 (4.05%) Process Improvement
12 7 (4.05%) SOA
13 6 (3.47%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.29%) Java
2 16 (9.25%) SQL
3 10 (5.78%) JavaScript
4 4 (2.31%) C#
4 4 (2.31%) PHP
5 3 (1.73%) PHP 5
6 2 (1.16%) VBA
6 2 (1.16%) X++
7 1 (0.58%) C
7 1 (0.58%) ECMAScript
7 1 (0.58%) Groovy
7 1 (0.58%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.58%) PHP 7
7 1 (0.58%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.58%) Python
7 1 (0.58%) R
7 1 (0.58%) Scala
7 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.31%) CISM
1 4 (2.31%) CISSP
2 3 (1.73%) CISA
2 3 (1.73%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.16%) Degree
3 2 (1.16%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.58%) CCNA
4 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.58%) ISEB
4 1 (0.58%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.58%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.58%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (2.89%) GDPR
2 4 (2.31%) PMO
3 2 (1.16%) SLA
4 1 (0.58%) GCP
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.62%) Docker
2 6 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.73%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (0.58%) Hyper-V
4 1 (0.58%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.16%) SCCM
2 1 (0.58%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 15 (8.67%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.94%) Oracle
3 10 (5.78%) SAP
4 4 (2.31%) Cisco
4 4 (2.31%) HP
5 3 (1.73%) Adobe
5 3 (1.73%) Google
5 3 (1.73%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.16%) Citrix
6 2 (1.16%) Demandware
6 2 (1.16%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.16%) Telerik
6 2 (1.16%) Zend
7 1 (0.58%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.58%) Genesys
7 1 (0.58%) hybris
7 1 (0.58%) MuleSoft
7 1 (0.58%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.58%) Syncsort
7 1 (0.58%) Veeam