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 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 2 7 4
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 28 23 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 18.06% 15.75% 30.84%
As % of the General category 40.58% 56.10% 61.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 4 7
Median daily rate £438 £205 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+113.41% -48.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £191 £161 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £583 £400 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £54.00 £17.25 £13.89
% change year-on-year
+213.04% +24.19%
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
69 41 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Watford 44.52% 28.08% 50.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 12 23
Median daily rate £413 £325 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £184 £168 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £23.86
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.50 £22.67 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-9.55% +3.02%

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 July 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 July 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 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) E-Commerce
3 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
4 14 (27.45%) SQL
5 13 (25.49%) XML
6 12 (23.53%) Java
7 11 (21.57%) HTML
7 11 (21.57%) Finance
8 9 (17.65%) Oracle
9 7 (13.73%) J2EE
9 7 (13.73%) Web Services
9 7 (13.73%) MVC
9 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (11.76%) Selenium
10 6 (11.76%) jQuery
10 6 (11.76%) hybris
10 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
10 6 (11.76%) Spring
10 6 (11.76%) Struts
10 6 (11.76%) CSS
10 6 (11.76%) JSP
10 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
10 6 (11.76%) DB2
11 5 (9.80%) .NET
11 5 (9.80%) Unix
11 5 (9.80%) B2B
11 5 (9.80%) JDA
11 5 (9.80%) Document Management
11 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
11 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management

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 4 (7.84%) JBoss
2 3 (5.88%) CMS
2 3 (5.88%) NServiceBus
3 2 (3.92%) Apache
3 2 (3.92%) IIS
3 2 (3.92%) OpenStack
3 2 (3.92%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (5.88%) 3ds Max
2 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (1.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.96%) MS Project
3 1 (1.96%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 5 (9.80%) Magento
2 1 (1.96%) Lawson
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle General Ledger
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Payables
2 1 (1.96%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (1.96%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (3.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (3.92%) IaaS
2 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (3.92%) Office 365
2 2 (3.92%) PaaS
2 2 (3.92%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.88%) Internet
2 1 (1.96%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) DB2
1 6 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.84%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (3.92%) DataStage
3 2 (3.92%) DbVisualizer
3 2 (3.92%) MySQL
3 2 (3.92%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.96%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.96%) IBM InfoSphere
4 1 (1.96%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Selenium
2 5 (9.80%) Git (software)
2 5 (9.80%) WebDriver
3 4 (7.84%) Appium
3 4 (7.84%) Subversion
4 3 (5.88%) Cucumber
4 3 (5.88%) PHPUnit
5 2 (3.92%) Ant
5 2 (3.92%) JIRA
5 2 (3.92%) JUnit
5 2 (3.92%) Maven
6 1 (1.96%) Protractor
6 1 (1.96%) SoapUI
6 1 (1.96%) Xcode
General
1 11 (21.57%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Telecoms
3 3 (5.88%) Marketing
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
4 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (19.61%) Developer
1 10 (19.61%) Project Manager
2 8 (15.69%) Analyst
3 5 (9.80%) Automation Tester
3 5 (9.80%) E-Commerce Developer
3 5 (9.80%) Selenium Automation Tester
3 5 (9.80%) Selenium Tester
3 5 (9.80%) Tester
4 4 (7.84%) .NET Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Architect
4 4 (7.84%) Business Analyst
4 4 (7.84%) Java Developer
4 4 (7.84%) Junior
4 4 (7.84%) Senior Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Java E-Commerce Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Junior Designer
5 3 (5.88%) Lead Developer
5 3 (5.88%) Retail Business Analyst
6 2 (3.92%) Azure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (25.49%) XML
2 11 (21.57%) HTML
3 7 (13.73%) J2EE
3 7 (13.73%) Web Services
4 6 (11.76%) CSS
4 6 (11.76%) Hibernate
4 6 (11.76%) jQuery
4 6 (11.76%) JSP
4 6 (11.76%) Spring
4 6 (11.76%) Struts
5 5 (9.80%) .NET
5 5 (9.80%) .NET Framework
6 4 (7.84%) EJB
6 4 (7.84%) Entity Framework
6 4 (7.84%) RESTful
7 3 (5.88%) Ajax
7 3 (5.88%) Behat
7 3 (5.88%) MSMQ
8 2 (3.92%) JDBC
8 2 (3.92%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 7 (13.73%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (9.80%) User Experience
3 3 (5.88%) RIA
4 2 (3.92%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (3.92%) FMCG
4 2 (3.92%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) 3D Graphics
5 1 (1.96%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.96%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.96%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 5 (9.80%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (31.37%) E-Commerce
3 7 (13.73%) MVC
4 5 (9.80%) Automated Testing
4 5 (9.80%) B2B
4 5 (9.80%) Coaching
4 5 (9.80%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (9.80%) Document Management
4 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 5 (9.80%) Test Automation
4 5 (9.80%) Test Scripting
5 4 (7.84%) CRM
5 4 (7.84%) Logistics
5 4 (7.84%) SDLC
5 4 (7.84%) Supplier Management
5 4 (7.84%) User Stories
6 3 (5.88%) ETL
6 3 (5.88%) PRINCE2
6 3 (5.88%) SEO
6 3 (5.88%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 15 (29.41%) JavaScript
2 14 (27.45%) SQL
3 12 (23.53%) Java
4 3 (5.88%) C#
4 3 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 1 (1.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (9.80%) QA
System Software
1 2 (3.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.96%) SCCM
2 1 (1.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (17.65%) Oracle
2 6 (11.76%) hybris
3 5 (9.80%) JDA
4 4 (7.84%) ATG
4 4 (7.84%) IBM
4 4 (7.84%) Percussion
5 3 (5.88%) Intershop
5 3 (5.88%) Microsoft
6 2 (3.92%) RedPrairie
7 1 (1.96%) Sage
7 1 (1.96%) SAP
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