Period
to 22 April 2018

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 April 2018 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 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 67 58 53
Rank change year-on-year -9 -5 -12
Contract jobs citing Retail 162 164 201
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 3.36% 3.81% 3.49%
As % of the General category 12.87% 12.82% 10.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 118 130 134
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £429
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -0.82% +8.21%
10th Percentile £261 £105 £288
90th Percentile £577 £575 £579
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 4
Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.50 - £11.50
England median hourly rate £15.25 £16.00 £13.25
% change year-on-year -4.69% +20.75% -24.29%

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 1,259 1,279 1,922
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 26.13% 29.72% 33.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 848 856 1,336
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.44% +2.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £250 £275 £268
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
England median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 31 40
Yorkshire median hourly rate £40.00 £13.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +196.30% -12.90% -22.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £10.69 £10.95
90th Percentile £45.00 £39.50 £41.53
England median hourly rate £26.22 £25.00 £26.50
% change year-on-year +4.86% -5.66% +17.78%

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 April 2018.

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 April 2018. 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 -16 133 £425 -1.16% 102
South Yorkshire +9 17 £408 +8.67% 11
East Yorkshire -4 3 £340 -9.33% 6
North Yorkshire -7 3 £248 +115.22% 6
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, 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 53 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
2 50 (30.86%) Finance
3 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
4 24 (14.81%) Java
5 22 (13.58%) E-Commerce
6 21 (12.96%) Banking
7 19 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
7 19 (11.73%) Microservices
8 18 (11.11%) SQL
8 18 (11.11%) Scrum
9 17 (10.49%) Oracle
9 17 (10.49%) DevOps
10 16 (9.88%) .NET
10 16 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
10 16 (9.88%) PMO
11 15 (9.26%) Web Services
11 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
11 15 (9.26%) Big Data
12 14 (8.64%) Project Management
12 14 (8.64%) NHS
12 14 (8.64%) C#
13 13 (8.02%) Data Warehouse
13 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
14 12 (7.41%) ERP
14 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
14 12 (7.41%) Spring
14 12 (7.41%) Logistics
15 11 (6.79%) HTML
15 11 (6.79%) MySQL
15 11 (6.79%) CSS

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 7 (4.32%) Apache
2 6 (3.70%) Apache Spark
3 5 (3.09%) SAS
4 3 (1.85%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.23%) Anypoint
5 2 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (1.23%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.23%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.62%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.62%) IIS
6 1 (0.62%) JBoss
6 1 (0.62%) Mule
6 1 (0.62%) nginx
6 1 (0.62%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.62%) SharePoint
Applications
1 7 (4.32%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.62%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (0.62%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.62%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (3.09%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.23%) Actimize
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (1.23%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.62%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Hybris
3 1 (0.62%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.73%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.85%) SaaS
3 2 (1.23%) Amazon S3
3 2 (1.23%) Boomi
3 2 (1.23%) Serverless
4 1 (0.62%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.62%) Dynamics 365
4 1 (0.62%) GitHub
4 1 (0.62%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.62%) Office 365
4 1 (0.62%) SuccessFactors
4 1 (0.62%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 7 (4.32%) SMS
2 4 (2.47%) LAN
2 4 (2.47%) WAN
3 3 (1.85%) DHCP
3 3 (1.85%) DNS
3 3 (1.85%) TCP/IP
3 3 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (1.23%) BGP
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco Firepower
4 2 (1.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (1.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (1.23%) Firewall
4 2 (1.23%) Internet
4 2 (1.23%) MPLS
4 2 (1.23%) NaaS
4 2 (1.23%) OSPF
4 2 (1.23%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (1.23%) VPN
4 2 (1.23%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (9.26%) Big Data
2 13 (8.02%) Data Warehouse
3 11 (6.79%) MySQL
4 8 (4.94%) MongoDB
4 8 (4.94%) NoSQL
5 7 (4.32%) Apache Cassandra
5 7 (4.32%) Cloud Spanner
5 7 (4.32%) NewSQL
5 7 (4.32%) PostgreSQL
6 6 (3.70%) SQL Server
7 5 (3.09%) Hadoop
7 5 (3.09%) Relational Database
8 3 (1.85%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.23%) Amazon Aurora
9 2 (1.23%) Pentaho
9 2 (1.23%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.23%) Riak
9 2 (1.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 1 (0.62%) Power BI
10 1 (0.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.47%) JIRA
2 3 (1.85%) Git (software)
2 3 (1.85%) MorphX
2 3 (1.85%) SpecFlow
3 2 (1.23%) Babel
3 2 (1.23%) Selenium
3 2 (1.23%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (1.23%) webpack
4 1 (0.62%) GitLab
4 1 (0.62%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.62%) JMeter
4 1 (0.62%) JUnit
4 1 (0.62%) Maven
4 1 (0.62%) Sonatype Nexus
4 1 (0.62%) Subversion
4 1 (0.62%) TeamCity
4 1 (0.62%) TestComplete
4 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio Team System
4 1 (0.62%) Zephyr
General
1 50 (30.86%) Finance
2 21 (12.96%) Banking
3 8 (4.94%) Manufacturing
4 7 (4.32%) Retail Banking
4 7 (4.32%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.09%) Marketing
6 2 (1.23%) Retail Finance
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Games
7 1 (0.62%) Law
7 1 (0.62%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (22.22%) Developer
2 31 (19.14%) Analyst
3 20 (12.35%) Project Manager
4 18 (11.11%) Architect
5 17 (10.49%) Business Analyst
6 15 (9.26%) Consultant
7 12 (7.41%) Solutions Architect
8 9 (5.56%) .NET Developer
9 8 (4.94%) Java Engineer
10 7 (4.32%) DevOps Engineer
11 6 (3.70%) Big Data Developer
11 6 (3.70%) C# Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Java Developer
11 6 (3.70%) Security Consultant
11 6 (3.70%) Service Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) NoSQL Engineer
12 5 (3.09%) Service Desk Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Supply Chain Analyst
12 5 (3.09%) Supply Chain Business Analyst
13 4 (2.47%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (9.88%) .NET
2 15 (9.26%) Web Services
3 12 (7.41%) Spring
4 11 (6.79%) CSS
4 11 (6.79%) HTML
5 10 (6.17%) Node.js
6 9 (5.56%) AngularJS
6 9 (5.56%) HTML5
6 9 (5.56%) React
6 9 (5.56%) REST
7 8 (4.94%) ASP.NET Web API
7 8 (4.94%) CSS3
7 8 (4.94%) jQuery
7 8 (4.94%) Spring Boot
8 7 (4.32%) Akka
8 7 (4.32%) Angular 2
8 7 (4.32%) HATEOAS
8 7 (4.32%) Vert.x
8 7 (4.32%) WebSockets
9 5 (3.09%) Electron Framework
Miscellaneous
1 14 (8.64%) NHS
2 13 (8.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.32%) Greenfield Project
4 6 (3.70%) Mainframe
4 6 (3.70%) Self-Motivation
4 6 (3.70%) User Experience
5 5 (3.09%) Credit Risk
6 3 (1.85%) AS400
6 3 (1.85%) Data Structures
6 3 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.85%) EPoS
6 3 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.23%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.23%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.23%) Public Cloud
8 1 (0.62%) Algorithms
8 1 (0.62%) BYOD
8 1 (0.62%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.62%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.62%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.17%) Windows
2 9 (5.56%) Android
3 7 (4.32%) Apple iOS
4 5 (3.09%) Unix
4 5 (3.09%) Windows 7
5 3 (1.85%) Linux
6 2 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.62%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (32.72%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (13.58%) E-Commerce
3 19 (11.73%) Microservices
4 18 (11.11%) Scrum
5 17 (10.49%) DevOps
6 16 (9.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 15 (9.26%) Business Intelligence
8 14 (8.64%) Project Management
9 12 (7.41%) ERP
9 12 (7.41%) Logistics
10 9 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
10 9 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
10 9 (5.56%) Test Automation
11 8 (4.94%) Data Protection
11 8 (4.94%) Responsive Web Design
12 7 (4.32%) Analytics
12 7 (4.32%) Migration
12 7 (4.32%) Security Architecture
12 7 (4.32%) Waterfall
12 7 (4.32%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 25 (15.43%) JavaScript
2 24 (14.81%) Java
3 18 (11.11%) SQL
4 14 (8.64%) C#
5 7 (4.32%) ES6
5 7 (4.32%) Python
6 4 (2.47%) VB
7 3 (1.85%) X++
8 2 (1.23%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.62%) C
9 1 (0.62%) Java 8
9 1 (0.62%) PHP
9 1 (0.62%) R
9 1 (0.62%) Scala
9 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.62%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.62%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (1.85%) CISM
1 3 (1.85%) CISSP
1 3 (1.85%) ISEB
2 2 (1.23%) CISA
2 2 (1.23%) Degree
2 2 (1.23%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
3 1 (0.62%) CCNA
3 1 (0.62%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.62%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.62%) MCP
3 1 (0.62%) Postgraduate
3 1 (0.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.62%) Six Sigma Green Belt
3 1 (0.62%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (9.88%) PMO
2 11 (6.79%) QA
3 8 (4.94%) Data Quality
4 5 (3.09%) GDPR
4 5 (3.09%) SLA
5 2 (1.23%) PCI DSS
5 2 (1.23%) PSD2
6 1 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.94%) Docker
2 5 (3.09%) Active Directory
3 3 (1.85%) Apache Flume
4 2 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.23%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.62%) KVM
5 1 (0.62%) Varnish
5 1 (0.62%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.62%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (3.09%) Puppet
2 3 (1.85%) Ansible
3 2 (1.23%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.62%) Kubernetes
4 1 (0.62%) Oozie
4 1 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.62%) Terraform
Vendors
1 17 (10.49%) Oracle
2 12 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 7 (4.32%) SAP
4 5 (3.09%) Splunk
5 4 (2.47%) IBM
5 4 (2.47%) VMware
6 3 (1.85%) Cisco
7 2 (1.23%) Apigee
7 2 (1.23%) Dell
7 2 (1.23%) F5
7 2 (1.23%) Google
7 2 (1.23%) HP
7 2 (1.23%) Informatica
7 2 (1.23%) MuleSoft
7 2 (1.23%) Software AG
7 2 (1.23%) TIBCO
8 1 (0.62%) AppDynamics
8 1 (0.62%) Demandware
8 1 (0.62%) Dynatrace
8 1 (0.62%) New Relic