The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Watford region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 30 August 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 4 7 2
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -5
Contract jobs citing Retail 31 24 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 16.94% 17.14% 30.08%
As % of the General category 36.90% 53.33% 63.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 5 9
Median daily rate £425 £225 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+88.88% -43.39%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £164 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £465 £420
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £16.50 £12.96
% change year-on-year
+172.72% +27.31%
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 Watford region.

General Category
Watford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
84 45 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 45.90% 32.14% 47.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 12 26
Median daily rate £388 £350 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £221 £185 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +11.11%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Watford region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Watford

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Watford

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Watford

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Watford region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Watford

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Watford

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Watford

For the 6 months to 30 August 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 Watford region with a requirement for Retail.

1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
3 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
3 16 (29.09%) SQL
4 15 (27.27%) Java
5 14 (25.45%) XML
6 12 (21.82%) HTML
6 12 (21.82%) Finance
7 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 9 (16.36%) J2EE
9 8 (14.55%) Web Services
9 8 (14.55%) Oracle
9 8 (14.55%) Spring
10 7 (12.73%) Supplier Management
10 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
10 7 (12.73%) MVC
10 7 (12.73%) DB2
10 7 (12.73%) Selenium
10 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
10 7 (12.73%) hybris
11 6 (10.91%) WebDriver
11 6 (10.91%) Magento
11 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
11 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
11 6 (10.91%) QA
11 6 (10.91%) jQuery
11 6 (10.91%) Coaching
11 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
11 6 (10.91%) CSS

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Watford 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 6 (10.91%) SharePoint
2 4 (7.27%) Apache
2 4 (7.27%) JBoss
3 3 (5.45%) CMS
3 3 (5.45%) IIS
3 3 (5.45%) NServiceBus
3 3 (5.45%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (5.45%) WebSphere
4 2 (3.64%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.82%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
1 3 (5.45%) MS Project
2 2 (3.64%) 3ds Max
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.82%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.82%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Magento
2 1 (1.82%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.27%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (5.45%) Office 365
3 2 (3.64%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (3.64%) IaaS
3 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.64%) PaaS
3 2 (3.64%) SaaS
4 1 (1.82%) CloudFront
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.45%) Internet
2 1 (1.82%) ATM
2 1 (1.82%) HTTP
2 1 (1.82%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.73%) DB2
2 6 (10.91%) SQL Server
3 4 (7.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (5.45%) DbVisualizer
5 2 (3.64%) MySQL
5 2 (3.64%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (3.64%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.82%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.82%) DataStage
6 1 (1.82%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 7 (12.73%) Git (software)
1 7 (12.73%) Selenium
2 6 (10.91%) Subversion
2 6 (10.91%) WebDriver
3 5 (9.09%) Appium
4 4 (7.27%) Cucumber
4 4 (7.27%) JIRA
5 3 (5.45%) Ant
5 3 (5.45%) PHPUnit
6 2 (3.64%) JUnit
6 2 (3.64%) Maven
6 2 (3.64%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.82%) Eclipse
7 1 (1.82%) Jenkins
7 1 (1.82%) Protractor
7 1 (1.82%) Xcode
General
1 12 (21.82%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Marketing
2 3 (5.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.82%) Banking
3 1 (1.82%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (21.82%) Project Manager
2 11 (20.00%) Developer
3 9 (16.36%) Analyst
4 6 (10.91%) Automation Tester
4 6 (10.91%) Selenium Automation Tester
4 6 (10.91%) Selenium Tester
4 6 (10.91%) Tester
5 5 (9.09%) Architect
5 5 (9.09%) E-Commerce Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Java Developer
5 5 (9.09%) Senior Developer
6 4 (7.27%) .NET Developer
6 4 (7.27%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Applications Support
7 3 (5.45%) Applications Support Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Java E-Commerce Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Junior
7 3 (5.45%) Lead Developer
7 3 (5.45%) Retail Business Analyst
7 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (25.45%) XML
2 12 (21.82%) HTML
3 9 (16.36%) J2EE
4 8 (14.55%) Spring
4 8 (14.55%) Web Services
5 7 (12.73%) Hibernate
6 6 (10.91%) CSS
6 6 (10.91%) jQuery
6 6 (10.91%) JSP
6 6 (10.91%) Struts
7 5 (9.09%) .NET
7 5 (9.09%) .NET Framework
8 4 (7.27%) EJB
8 4 (7.27%) Entity Framework
8 4 (7.27%) RESTful
9 3 (5.45%) Ajax
9 3 (5.45%) Behat
9 3 (5.45%) Gherkin
9 3 (5.45%) MSMQ
10 2 (3.64%) JNDI
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.09%) User Experience
3 3 (5.45%) RIA
4 2 (3.64%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.82%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.82%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.82%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.82%) EPoS
5 1 (1.82%) FMCG
5 1 (1.82%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.82%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.82%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.91%) Unix
2 1 (1.82%) Linux
2 1 (1.82%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (38.18%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (32.73%) E-Commerce
3 7 (12.73%) Continuous Integration
3 7 (12.73%) MVC
3 7 (12.73%) Supplier Management
4 6 (10.91%) Automated Testing
4 6 (10.91%) Coaching
4 6 (10.91%) Document Management
4 6 (10.91%) Test Automation
4 6 (10.91%) Test Scripting
5 5 (9.09%) B2B
5 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
5 5 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (7.27%) Change Control
6 4 (7.27%) Continuous Improvement
6 4 (7.27%) CRM
6 4 (7.27%) SDLC
6 4 (7.27%) User Stories
7 3 (5.45%) Performance Tuning
7 3 (5.45%) Re-Platforming
Programming Languages
1 16 (29.09%) JavaScript
1 16 (29.09%) SQL
2 15 (27.27%) Java
3 3 (5.45%) C#
3 3 (5.45%) PHP
4 1 (1.82%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (5.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.91%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (7.27%) WhatsUp Gold
2 3 (5.45%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (1.82%) HP SIM
3 1 (1.82%) SCCM
3 1 (1.82%) SCOM
3 1 (1.82%) WSUS
Vendors
1 8 (14.55%) Oracle
2 7 (12.73%) hybris
3 5 (9.09%) JDA
4 4 (7.27%) ATG
4 4 (7.27%) HP
4 4 (7.27%) IBM
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft
4 4 (7.27%) Percussion
5 3 (5.45%) Intershop
6 2 (3.64%) RedPrairie
6 2 (3.64%) SAP
Watford, Hertfordshire
Energon People
Rate: £350 - £425 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
onezeero.
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Edward Carter Solutions
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 7 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
PMC retail
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 350-450pd
Posted: 6 days ago