Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 39 49 65
Rank change year-on-year +10 +16 -14
Contract jobs citing Retail 214 221 143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 5.01% 4.45% 3.37%
As % of the General category 16.10% 16.74% 11.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 174 165 103
Yorkshire median daily rate £440 £425 £428
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% -0.58% -2.29%
10th Percentile £289 £286 £236
90th Percentile £563 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £12.50 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.79% -40.21%
England median hourly rate £16.50 £15.25 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.20% +5.17% +2.65%

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 1,329 1,320 1,277
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 31.14% 26.56% 30.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 951 903 841
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £268 £264 £275
90th Percentile £588 £550 £550
England median daily rate £500 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 37 29
Yorkshire median hourly rate £16.00 £29.00 £14.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -44.83% +104.23% -2.07%
10th Percentile £9.00 £12.50 £10.73
90th Percentile £41.56 £45.20 £42.00
England median hourly rate £32.00 £26.93 £24.23
% change year-on-year +18.83% +11.17% -3.10%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +23 201 £441 +3.82% 57
South Yorkshire -30 6 £325 -19.00% 13
North Yorkshire +7 5 £475 +239.29% 11
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 64 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (23.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 31 (14.49%) Finance
4 30 (14.02%) SQL
5 23 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
6 22 (10.28%) Project Management
6 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
7 21 (9.81%) Java
8 20 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (8.88%) Waterfall
10 18 (8.41%) Microservices
10 18 (8.41%) NHS
10 18 (8.41%) Migration
11 17 (7.94%) E-Commerce
11 17 (7.94%) JIRA
11 17 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
12 16 (7.48%) .NET
12 16 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
13 15 (7.01%) Logistics
14 14 (6.54%) Banking
14 14 (6.54%) Scrum
14 14 (6.54%) Oracle
14 14 (6.54%) Python
14 14 (6.54%) Confluence
15 13 (6.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
16 12 (5.61%) Analytics
16 12 (5.61%) DevOps
16 12 (5.61%) Service Management
17 11 (5.14%) Active Directory
17 11 (5.14%) CISSP

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 14 (6.54%) Confluence
2 6 (2.80%) SAS
3 2 (0.93%) Apache Spark
3 2 (0.93%) CMS
3 2 (0.93%) Drupal
3 2 (0.93%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (0.93%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.47%) Adobe Experience Manager
4 1 (0.47%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.47%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (0.47%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.47%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.47%) nginx
4 1 (0.47%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (5.14%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Office
3 5 (2.34%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
4 3 (1.40%) SPSS
5 2 (0.93%) Stata
6 1 (0.47%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (1.87%) WebTrends
2 3 (1.40%) Oracle Retail
2 3 (1.40%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.47%) Fredhopper
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle General Ledger
3 1 (0.47%) Oracle Payables
3 1 (0.47%) SAP SD
3 1 (0.47%) Sprinklr
Cloud Services
1 23 (10.75%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.14%) Office 365
3 7 (3.27%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.34%) SaaS
5 3 (1.40%) Google Cloud Platform
5 3 (1.40%) Serverless
5 3 (1.40%) SuccessFactors
5 3 (1.40%) Yammer
6 2 (0.93%) AWS Lambda
6 2 (0.93%) Dynamics 365
6 2 (0.93%) Power Platform
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon EC2
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon ECS
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon SQS
7 1 (0.47%) AWS CloudFormation
7 1 (0.47%) AWS CodePipeline
7 1 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
7 1 (0.47%) G Suite
7 1 (0.47%) Google Analytics
7 1 (0.47%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (3.27%) DNS
2 5 (2.34%) Internet
3 4 (1.87%) WAN
4 3 (1.40%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) Firewall
5 2 (0.93%) HTTP
5 2 (0.93%) NAS
5 2 (0.93%) Network Security
5 2 (0.93%) SAN
5 2 (0.93%) SSH
5 2 (0.93%) TCP/IP
5 2 (0.93%) Wi-Fi
5 2 (0.93%) Wireless
5 2 (0.93%) WLAN
6 1 (0.47%) NGN
6 1 (0.47%) Skype
6 1 (0.47%) SMTP
6 1 (0.47%) SSL
6 1 (0.47%) WebEx
6 1 (0.47%) ZigBee
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (4.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.80%) Qlik Sense
3 5 (2.34%) Big Data
3 5 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (1.87%) NoSQL
5 3 (1.40%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.40%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 3 (1.40%) PostgreSQL
6 2 (0.93%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (0.93%) Apache Hive
6 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.93%) Power BI
6 2 (0.93%) SAS Data Integration Studio
6 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (0.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
7 1 (0.47%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.47%) QlikView
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.47%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 17 (7.94%) JIRA
2 8 (3.74%) Jenkins
3 6 (2.80%) Git (software)
3 6 (2.80%) Selenium
4 5 (2.34%) Maven
5 4 (1.87%) ProC
5 4 (1.87%) Visual Studio
6 3 (1.40%) JUnit
6 3 (1.40%) Mockito
6 3 (1.40%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (0.93%) Bitbucket
7 2 (0.93%) GitLab
7 2 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
8 1 (0.47%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.47%) Gatling
8 1 (0.47%) git-flow
8 1 (0.47%) Gradle
8 1 (0.47%) IBM UrbanCode
8 1 (0.47%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.47%) SonarQube
General
1 31 (14.49%) Finance
2 14 (6.54%) Banking
3 9 (4.21%) Manufacturing
4 8 (3.74%) Marketing
5 3 (1.40%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.93%) Retail Banking
7 1 (0.47%) Automotive
7 1 (0.47%) Back Office
7 1 (0.47%) Games
7 1 (0.47%) General Ledger
7 1 (0.47%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 45 (21.03%) Project Manager
2 34 (15.89%) Developer
3 29 (13.55%) Analyst
4 19 (8.88%) Architect
5 16 (7.48%) Business Analyst
6 12 (5.61%) Infrastructure Manager
7 10 (4.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
7 10 (4.67%) Solutions Architect
8 8 (3.74%) Consultant
8 8 (3.74%) Python Developer
9 7 (3.27%) Java Developer
9 7 (3.27%) Service Manager
10 6 (2.80%) .NET Developer
10 6 (2.80%) Digital Analyst
11 5 (2.34%) Digital Performance Analyst
11 5 (2.34%) IT Project Manager
11 5 (2.34%) Oracle Consultant
11 5 (2.34%) Security Analyst
11 5 (2.34%) Supply Chain Specialist
11 5 (2.34%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.48%) .NET
2 7 (3.27%) AngularJS
2 7 (3.27%) Web Services
3 6 (2.80%) Spring
4 5 (2.34%) CSS
4 5 (2.34%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (2.34%) SailPoint
4 5 (2.34%) SAML
4 5 (2.34%) SOAP
4 5 (2.34%) XML
5 4 (1.87%) HTML
5 4 (1.87%) JSON
5 4 (1.87%) React
6 3 (1.40%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.40%) Gherkin
6 3 (1.40%) Hibernate
6 3 (1.40%) J2EE
6 3 (1.40%) Kafka
6 3 (1.40%) pytest
6 3 (1.40%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 18 (8.41%) NHS
2 11 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (4.67%) Data Centre
4 7 (3.27%) FMCG
4 7 (3.27%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.34%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.87%) PMI
7 3 (1.40%) CMDB
7 3 (1.40%) User Experience
8 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.47%) Cloud Native
9 1 (0.47%) Credit Risk
9 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.47%) Motion Graphics
9 1 (0.47%) Pricing Data
9 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.47%) Smart Meter
9 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 10 (4.67%) Windows
2 7 (3.27%) Linux
3 5 (2.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.87%) Unix
5 2 (0.93%) Android
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.47%) AIX
6 1 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.47%) Solaris
6 1 (0.47%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.47%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (29.91%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (23.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 22 (10.28%) Project Management
4 20 (9.35%) Business Intelligence
5 19 (8.88%) Waterfall
6 18 (8.41%) Microservices
6 18 (8.41%) Migration
7 17 (7.94%) E-Commerce
7 17 (7.94%) User Acceptance Testing
8 16 (7.48%) Problem-Solving
9 15 (7.01%) Logistics
10 14 (6.54%) Scrum
11 13 (6.07%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 12 (5.61%) Analytics
12 12 (5.61%) DevOps
12 12 (5.61%) Service Management
13 11 (5.14%) ITIL
14 10 (4.67%) Software Engineering
15 9 (4.21%) Test Automation
16 8 (3.74%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.02%) SQL
2 21 (9.81%) Java
3 14 (6.54%) Python
4 11 (5.14%) C#
5 10 (4.67%) JavaScript
6 6 (2.80%) PL/SQL
7 5 (2.34%) Bash Shell
8 4 (1.87%) C
8 4 (1.87%) C++
8 4 (1.87%) VB
9 3 (1.40%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.40%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.93%) Java 8
10 2 (0.93%) PHP
10 2 (0.93%) Ruby
10 2 (0.93%) TypeScript
10 2 (0.93%) VB.NET
10 2 (0.93%) VB6
10 2 (0.93%) VBA
10 2 (0.93%) VC++
Qualifications
1 11 (5.14%) CISSP
2 10 (4.67%) Degree
3 8 (3.74%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (3.27%) CISM
5 5 (2.34%) MCSE
6 4 (1.87%) CBAP
6 4 (1.87%) PMI Certification
7 3 (1.40%) Computer Science Degree
8 2 (0.93%) CCDA
8 2 (0.93%) CCNP
8 2 (0.93%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (0.93%) Numerate Degree
8 2 (0.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 2 (0.93%) SC Cleared
8 2 (0.93%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.27%) PMO
2 5 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.87%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 4 (1.87%) QA
4 3 (1.40%) SLA
5 2 (0.93%) CRD IV
6 1 (0.47%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.47%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.47%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.47%) PMBOK
System Software
1 11 (5.14%) Active Directory
2 10 (4.67%) Docker
3 4 (1.87%) vSphere
4 1 (0.47%) Firmware
4 1 (0.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (2.34%) Nagios
1 5 (2.34%) PingFederate
2 4 (1.87%) Single Sign-On
2 4 (1.87%) Terraform
3 3 (1.40%) CASB
3 3 (1.40%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (1.40%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (1.40%) Puppet
4 2 (0.93%) Ansible
5 1 (0.47%) HP Quality Center
5 1 (0.47%) Kubernetes
5 1 (0.47%) MOM
Vendors
1 22 (10.28%) Microsoft
2 14 (6.54%) Oracle
3 10 (4.67%) VMware
4 9 (4.21%) BeyondTrust
4 9 (4.21%) Google
5 7 (3.27%) Adobe
6 6 (2.80%) BMC
6 6 (2.80%) SAP
6 6 (2.80%) Tableau
7 4 (1.87%) Ping Identity
7 4 (1.87%) ServiceNow
8 3 (1.40%) McAfee
8 3 (1.40%) Remedy
8 3 (1.40%) Symantec
9 2 (0.93%) Atlassian
9 2 (0.93%) Meraki
9 2 (0.93%) Riverbed
9 2 (0.93%) Salesforce.com
9 2 (0.93%) Twitter
9 2 (0.93%) Xamarin