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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 11 19 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -6
Contract jobs citing Retail 9 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 11.11% 1.06% 3.92%
As % of the General category 20.00% 4.17% 5.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 1
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £16.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+134.37% -48.38%
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 24 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hemel Hempstead 55.56% 25.53% 66.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 9 4
Median daily rate £450 £429 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% +7.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £353
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £466 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.25%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Hemel Hempstead

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hemel Hempstead region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 26 June 2016, 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 Hemel Hempstead region with a requirement for Retail.

1 10 (90.91%) SQL
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 9 (81.82%) QA
2 9 (81.82%) V-Model
2 9 (81.82%) Confluence
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database
2 9 (81.82%) Zephyr
2 9 (81.82%) SDLC
3 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
3 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
3 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Citrix
4 4 (36.36%) JMeter
4 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 4 (36.36%) SLA
4 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (27.27%) JDA
6 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (9.09%) TDD
6 1 (9.09%) Data Management
6 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
6 1 (9.09%) Finance
6 1 (9.09%) Front Office
6 1 (9.09%) Back Office

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Hemel Hempstead 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 9 (81.82%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 3 (27.27%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 9 (81.82%) Oracle Database
3 4 (36.36%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (9.09%) Electronic Patient Records
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
1 9 (81.82%) Zephyr
2 4 (36.36%) JMeter
2 4 (36.36%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (9.09%) Back Office
1 1 (9.09%) Finance
1 1 (9.09%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (45.45%) QA Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Test Manager
2 4 (36.36%) Test Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Functional QA Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Architect
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Integration Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Senior Technical Architect
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Integration Project Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Systems Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
1 1 (9.09%) Middleware
1 1 (9.09%) MSMQ
1 1 (9.09%) REST
1 1 (9.09%) SOAP
1 1 (9.09%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) SDLC
1 9 (81.82%) V-Model
2 5 (45.45%) Integration Testing
2 5 (45.45%) System Integration Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Non-Functional Testing
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Monitoring
3 4 (36.36%) Performance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) CRM
4 1 (9.09%) Data Management
4 1 (9.09%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) SOA
4 1 (9.09%) Supplier Management
4 1 (9.09%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) SQL
2 1 (9.09%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (81.82%) QA
2 4 (36.36%) SLA
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Oracle
2 4 (36.36%) Citrix
3 3 (27.27%) JDA
4 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat