Period
to 21 January 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 21 January 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
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 72 64
Rank change year-on-year +25 -8 -26
Contract jobs citing Retail 175 144 189
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 4.00% 2.95% 3.14%
As % of the General category 14.08% 10.01% 9.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 149 128 137
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £130 £105 £289
90th Percentile £628 £563 £583
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +1.49%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.75 - £12.00
10th Percentile £10.88 - £10.60
90th Percentile £12.63 - £13.00
England median hourly rate £16.75 £16.90 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.86% +20.68% -0.28%

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 1,243 1,439 1,927
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 28.40% 29.45% 32.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 864 976 1,314
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +1.39% +5.20%
10th Percentile £260 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £550 £563
England median daily rate £475 £450 £438
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.86% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 41 52
Yorkshire median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.86% -6.67% -14.29%
10th Percentile £11.54 £10.50 £11.63
90th Percentile £43.08 £31.50 £37.04
England median hourly rate £26.00 £25.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +4.00% -3.85% +14.59%

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 21 January 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 21 January 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 +15 146 £413 +1.85% 88
North Yorkshire +8 14 £140 +33.33% 7
South Yorkshire +3 8 £400 +125.35% 16
East Yorkshire -1 5 £140 +33.33% 9
Retail
England

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 49 (28.00%) Finance
2 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
3 35 (20.00%) Java
4 28 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 21 (12.00%) Microservices
6 18 (10.29%) Microsoft
6 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
6 18 (10.29%) SQL
7 16 (9.14%) E-Commerce
7 16 (9.14%) ERP
7 16 (9.14%) Project Management
7 16 (9.14%) Waterfall
8 15 (8.57%) REST
9 14 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
10 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (7.43%) Spring Boot
10 13 (7.43%) Banking
10 13 (7.43%) Logistics
10 13 (7.43%) JIRA
11 12 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
11 12 (6.86%) SAP
11 12 (6.86%) CSS
11 12 (6.86%) HTML
11 12 (6.86%) MongoDB
12 10 (5.71%) Android
12 10 (5.71%) DevOps
12 10 (5.71%) MySQL
12 10 (5.71%) Project Planning
12 10 (5.71%) Spring
13 9 (5.14%) Dynamics AX

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 8 (4.57%) SAS
2 3 (1.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.14%) Apache Spark
3 2 (1.14%) CMS
3 2 (1.14%) Confluence
3 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (1.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.14%) WordPress
4 1 (0.57%) Apache
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) Mule
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.57%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.57%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.57%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 9 (5.14%) Dynamics AX
2 4 (2.29%) SAP EWM
3 3 (1.71%) Hyperion Planning
4 2 (1.14%) Dynamics NAV
5 1 (0.57%) Magento
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Hybris
5 1 (0.57%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 14 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (4.57%) SaaS
3 3 (1.71%) Dynamics 365
3 3 (1.71%) Google Cloud Platform
4 2 (1.14%) Office 365
5 1 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.57%) npm
5 1 (0.57%) PaaS
5 1 (0.57%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.43%) SMS
2 3 (1.71%) DHCP
2 3 (1.71%) DNS
2 3 (1.71%) TCP/IP
3 2 (1.14%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.57%) ATM
4 1 (0.57%) HTTP
4 1 (0.57%) Internet
4 1 (0.57%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (0.57%) SSL
4 1 (0.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.86%) MongoDB
1 12 (6.86%) PostgreSQL
2 10 (5.71%) MySQL
3 8 (4.57%) NoSQL
4 6 (3.43%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (3.43%) Relational Database
5 5 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (2.86%) NewSQL
6 4 (2.29%) Big Data
6 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
7 3 (1.71%) Essbase
7 3 (1.71%) MS Access
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle Reports
8 2 (1.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.57%) BusinessObjects
9 1 (0.57%) Pentaho
9 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (7.43%) JIRA
2 8 (4.57%) Cucumber
3 4 (2.29%) Git (software)
4 3 (1.71%) Babel
4 3 (1.71%) IntelliJ
4 3 (1.71%) MorphX
4 3 (1.71%) webpack
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
5 2 (1.14%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.57%) Ant
6 1 (0.57%) JHipster
6 1 (0.57%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.57%) Selenium
6 1 (0.57%) WebDriver
6 1 (0.57%) Zephyr
General
1 49 (28.00%) Finance
2 13 (7.43%) Banking
3 7 (4.00%) Marketing
4 5 (2.86%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.86%) Retail Banking
5 4 (2.29%) Retail Finance
6 3 (1.71%) Telecoms
7 2 (1.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.14%) Billing
8 1 (0.57%) Automotive
8 1 (0.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (20.57%) Developer
2 30 (17.14%) Project Manager
3 29 (16.57%) Analyst
4 24 (13.71%) Architect
5 19 (10.86%) Solutions Architect
6 17 (9.71%) Java Developer
7 16 (9.14%) Consultant
8 13 (7.43%) Business Analyst
9 10 (5.71%) Senior Manager
10 9 (5.14%) Senior Project Manager
11 8 (4.57%) IT Manager
11 8 (4.57%) IT Project Manager
12 6 (3.43%) Java Engineer
12 6 (3.43%) Security Consultant
13 5 (2.86%) Dynamics AX Developer
13 5 (2.86%) SAP Manager
13 5 (2.86%) Service Analyst
13 5 (2.86%) Service Desk Analyst
14 4 (2.29%) JavaScript Developer
14 4 (2.29%) Product Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (8.57%) REST
2 13 (7.43%) Spring Boot
3 12 (6.86%) CSS
3 12 (6.86%) HTML
4 10 (5.71%) Spring
5 9 (5.14%) .NET
5 9 (5.14%) AngularJS
5 9 (5.14%) Node.js
5 9 (5.14%) Web Services
6 8 (4.57%) Dropwizard
6 8 (4.57%) React
7 7 (4.00%) XSD
8 6 (3.43%) ASP.NET Web API
8 6 (3.43%) JAXB
9 5 (2.86%) Akka
9 5 (2.86%) Electron Framework
9 5 (2.86%) HATEOAS
9 5 (2.86%) HTML5
9 5 (2.86%) React Native
9 5 (2.86%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 13 (7.43%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (5.14%) Mobile App
3 7 (4.00%) Minimum Viable Product
4 6 (3.43%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.29%) Credit Risk
5 4 (2.29%) EPoS
6 3 (1.71%) Algorithms
6 3 (1.71%) User Experience
6 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.14%) AS400
7 2 (1.14%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.14%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.14%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.57%) BYOD
8 1 (0.57%) Chip and PIN
8 1 (0.57%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.57%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.57%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.57%) FMCG
8 1 (0.57%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.71%) Android
2 9 (5.14%) Windows
3 6 (3.43%) Apple iOS
3 6 (3.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (1.71%) Linux
5 2 (1.14%) HPUX
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (1.14%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.57%) Unix
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (16.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (12.00%) Microservices
4 16 (9.14%) E-Commerce
4 16 (9.14%) ERP
4 16 (9.14%) Project Management
4 16 (9.14%) Waterfall
5 13 (7.43%) Logistics
6 10 (5.71%) DevOps
6 10 (5.71%) Project Planning
7 9 (5.14%) Event-Driven Architecture
8 8 (4.57%) OO
8 8 (4.57%) PRINCE2
8 8 (4.57%) Resource Management
8 8 (4.57%) Scrum
8 8 (4.57%) Test Automation
8 8 (4.57%) User Stories
9 7 (4.00%) Business Intelligence
9 7 (4.00%) OOD
9 7 (4.00%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 35 (20.00%) Java
2 18 (10.29%) JavaScript
2 18 (10.29%) SQL
3 5 (2.86%) ES6
4 4 (2.29%) C#
5 3 (1.71%) PHP
5 3 (1.71%) X++
6 2 (1.14%) PHP 5
6 2 (1.14%) Python
6 2 (1.14%) R
6 2 (1.14%) Scala
7 1 (0.57%) C
7 1 (0.57%) Groovy
7 1 (0.57%) Kotlin
7 1 (0.57%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (2.29%) CISM
1 4 (2.29%) CISSP
2 3 (1.71%) CISA
3 2 (1.14%) CCNA
3 2 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.14%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (0.57%) Degree
4 1 (0.57%) ISEB
4 1 (0.57%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.57%) MCP
4 1 (0.57%) Postgraduate
4 1 (0.57%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (4.57%) QA
2 6 (3.43%) PMO
3 5 (2.86%) GDPR
4 4 (2.29%) SLA
5 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.57%) GCP
5 1 (0.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (4.57%) Active Directory
1 8 (4.57%) Docker
2 2 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (0.57%) Hyper-V
3 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
1 1 (0.57%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (0.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 18 (10.29%) Microsoft
2 12 (6.86%) SAP
3 8 (4.57%) Oracle
4 4 (2.29%) Cisco
5 3 (1.71%) HP
5 3 (1.71%) Hyperion
6 2 (1.14%) Demandware
6 2 (1.14%) Google
6 2 (1.14%) Red Hat
6 2 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
6 2 (1.14%) Siebel
6 2 (1.14%) Telerik
6 2 (1.14%) VMware
6 2 (1.14%) Zend
7 1 (0.57%) AppDynamics
7 1 (0.57%) hybris
7 1 (0.57%) RedPrairie
7 1 (0.57%) Syncsort
7 1 (0.57%) Veeam
7 1 (0.57%) WatchGuard