The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Hemel Hempstead region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 17 5 20
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 8 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 3.92% 15.09% 5.98%
As % of the General category 8.89% 42.11% 13.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
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£388 £500 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £378 £263 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £519 £611
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £396 £375
% change year-on-year
+7.32% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.17 £16.20 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-24.86% +1.25%
Retail
Hertfordshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Hemel Hempstead region.

General Category
Hemel Hempstead
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
45 19 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 44.12% 35.85% 44.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 11 7
Average daily rate £425 £500 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £777 £568
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Average hourly rate - £12.20 £10.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +22.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.00 £20.50 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+12.19% -28.07%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Hemel Hempstead region as a proportion of the total demand within the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Hemel Hempstead region.

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Hemel Hempstead

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
2 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (16.67%) REST
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Web Services
3 1 (16.67%) XML
3 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (16.67%) MS Excel
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) SAP Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Microstrategy Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Technology Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Management Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Developer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
1 1 (16.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Change Management
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Logistics
3 1 (16.67%) Supply Chain Management
3 1 (16.67%) Supplier Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Development
3 1 (16.67%) SAP Implementation
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Business Transformation
3 1 (16.67%) Procure-to-pay
3 1 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (16.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (16.67%) E-Commerce
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) SOA
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) SAP
1 1 (16.67%) MicroStrategy