Period
to 5 June 2020

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 5 June 2020 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
5 Jun 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 29 43 65
Rank change year-on-year +14 +22 -1
Contract jobs citing Retail 115 209 170
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.70% 4.72% 3.50%
As % of the General category 15.52% 12.64% 11.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 163 129
Median daily rate £400 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £313 £265 £268
90th Percentile £538 £575 £555
England median daily rate £450 £475 £450
% change year-on-year -5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £12.50
England median hourly rate £14.50 £16.50 £15.25
% change year-on-year -12.12% +8.20% +1.67%

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 741 1,654 1,435
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 36.76% 37.36% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 452 1,116 954
Median daily rate £450 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +9.38% -0.99%
10th Percentile £310 £263 £259
90th Percentile £637 £600 £539
England median daily rate £500 £500 £475
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 75 48
Median hourly rate £20.11 £17.25 £23.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.58% -25.81% +78.85%
10th Percentile £11.91 £10.50 £9.74
90th Percentile £37.30 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate £26.00 £23.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +13.04% +2.22% +4.65%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Retail in Yorkshire.

Daily rate trend for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Retail in Yorkshire over the 6 months to 5 June 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Retail in Yorkshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Retail in Yorkshire.

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 5 June 2020. 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 +9 101 £400 -5.88% 10
South Yorkshire +42 11 £325 -36.59% 5
North Yorkshire +3 2 £418 -33.20%
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 5 June 2020, 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 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (17.39%) Office 365
3 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 18 (15.65%) Finance
4 18 (15.65%) Windows
5 17 (14.78%) AWS
6 16 (13.91%) SQL
7 15 (13.04%) Linux
7 15 (13.04%) VMware
8 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
9 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
10 12 (10.43%) Azure
11 11 (9.57%) Java
11 11 (9.57%) McAfee
11 11 (9.57%) Requirements Gathering
12 10 (8.70%) Data Centre
12 10 (8.70%) Oracle
13 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
13 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (6.96%) Service Design
14 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
14 8 (6.96%) Logistics
14 8 (6.96%) Android
15 7 (6.09%) SCCM
15 7 (6.09%) Business Analysis
15 7 (6.09%) McAfee ePO
15 7 (6.09%) Waterfall
15 7 (6.09%) DNS
15 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
15 7 (6.09%) Migration

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 3 (2.61%) Confluence
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (1.74%) CMS
3 1 (0.87%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.74%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.87%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (2.61%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 20 (17.39%) Office 365
2 17 (14.78%) AWS
3 12 (10.43%) Azure
4 2 (1.74%) GCP
4 2 (1.74%) Google Sheets
5 1 (0.87%) GitHub
5 1 (0.87%) Power Platform
Communications & Networking
1 7 (6.09%) DNS
2 5 (4.35%) IP Telephony
3 2 (1.74%) SAN
4 1 (0.87%) Firewall
4 1 (0.87%) LAN
4 1 (0.87%) Network Security
4 1 (0.87%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.87%) WAN
4 1 (0.87%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (6.09%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.61%) MariaDB
2 3 (2.61%) MySQL
2 3 (2.61%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.87%) Big Data
3 1 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.87%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (0.87%) Power BI
3 1 (0.87%) Qlik Sense
3 1 (0.87%) QlikView
3 1 (0.87%) Snowflake Schema
Development Applications
1 4 (3.48%) JIRA
2 2 (1.74%) Cucumber
2 2 (1.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (1.74%) Selenium
3 1 (0.87%) git-flow
3 1 (0.87%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.87%) JMeter
3 1 (0.87%) SoapUI
3 1 (0.87%) WebDriver
General
1 18 (15.65%) Finance
2 2 (1.74%) Banking
2 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
2 2 (1.74%) Marketing
3 1 (0.87%) Games
3 1 (0.87%) Law
3 1 (0.87%) Legal
3 1 (0.87%) Public Sector
3 1 (0.87%) Retail Banking
3 1 (0.87%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (14.78%) Analyst
2 15 (13.04%) Developer
2 15 (13.04%) Project Manager
3 14 (12.17%) Architect
4 13 (11.30%) Solutions Architect
5 9 (7.83%) Business Analyst
6 6 (5.22%) SQL Developer
7 5 (4.35%) Administrator
7 5 (4.35%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (4.35%) IT Administrator
7 5 (4.35%) IT Systems Administrator
7 5 (4.35%) Supply Chain Manager
7 5 (4.35%) Supply Chain Project Manager
7 5 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (3.48%) C# .NET Developer
8 4 (3.48%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 4 (3.48%) HTML Developer
8 4 (3.48%) JavaScript Developer
8 4 (3.48%) Product Owner
8 4 (3.48%) Retail Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.09%) React
2 5 (4.35%) .NET
2 5 (4.35%) CSS
2 5 (4.35%) HTML
3 4 (3.48%) AngularJS
3 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET
3 4 (3.48%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (3.48%) jQuery
4 3 (2.61%) Node.js
4 3 (2.61%) React Native
5 1 (0.87%) .NET Core
5 1 (0.87%) CSS3
5 1 (0.87%) HTML5
5 1 (0.87%) iOS SDK
5 1 (0.87%) REST
5 1 (0.87%) SOAP
5 1 (0.87%) Web Services
5 1 (0.87%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.70%) Data Centre
2 9 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.35%) User Experience
4 4 (3.48%) Greenfield Project
5 3 (2.61%) Mobile App
5 3 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (1.74%) FMCG
7 1 (0.87%) Analytical Mindset
7 1 (0.87%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (0.87%) BYOD
7 1 (0.87%) EPoS
7 1 (0.87%) iPad
7 1 (0.87%) NHS
7 1 (0.87%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.87%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (15.65%) Windows
2 15 (13.04%) Linux
3 8 (6.96%) Android
4 6 (5.22%) Apple iOS
5 5 (4.35%) Unix
6 2 (1.74%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.87%) Mac OS
7 1 (0.87%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (27.83%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (16.52%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (11.30%) E-Commerce
4 11 (9.57%) Requirements Gathering
5 8 (6.96%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 8 (6.96%) Logistics
5 8 (6.96%) Service Design
6 7 (6.09%) Business Analysis
6 7 (6.09%) Migration
6 7 (6.09%) Waterfall
7 6 (5.22%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (5.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (5.22%) Facilities Management
7 6 (5.22%) Mentoring
8 5 (4.35%) High Availability
8 5 (4.35%) Validation
8 5 (4.35%) Virtual Environments
8 5 (4.35%) Virtual Infrastructure
8 5 (4.35%) Wireframes
9 4 (3.48%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 16 (13.91%) SQL
2 11 (9.57%) Java
3 9 (7.83%) JavaScript
4 6 (5.22%) C#
5 1 (0.87%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.87%) C
5 1 (0.87%) Kotlin
5 1 (0.87%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.87%) Python
5 1 (0.87%) TypeScript
5 1 (0.87%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (5.22%) Degree
1 6 (5.22%) Master's Degree
1 6 (5.22%) NVQ Level 4
1 6 (5.22%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.48%) SLA
2 1 (0.87%) GDPR
2 1 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.87%) QA
System Software
1 14 (12.17%) Active Directory
2 5 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
2 5 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.61%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.74%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (1.74%) XenDesktop
5 1 (0.87%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 2 (1.74%) Nagios
3 1 (0.87%) MaaS360
3 1 (0.87%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (0.87%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.87%) Oracle RMAN
3 1 (0.87%) Puppet
3 1 (0.87%) QRadar
Vendors
1 15 (13.04%) VMware
2 11 (9.57%) McAfee
3 10 (8.70%) Oracle
4 6 (5.22%) Google
5 4 (3.48%) Microsoft
6 2 (1.74%) Citrix
6 2 (1.74%) Cognos
7 1 (0.87%) Adobe
7 1 (0.87%) ArcSight
7 1 (0.87%) Demandware
7 1 (0.87%) NetCracker
7 1 (0.87%) Ping Identity
7 1 (0.87%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.87%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (0.87%) ServiceNow
7 1 (0.87%) Splunk