The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Welwyn Garden City region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 2 1 4
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 16 16 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 22.54% 34.78% 37.93%
As % of the General category 55.17% 88.89% 91.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 1 3
Median daily rate £346 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.07% +7.69%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
29 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 40.85% 39.13% 41.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 2 4
Median daily rate £325 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £328 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £605 £348 £390
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Welwyn Garden City region over the 3 months to 23 February 2017.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Retail.

1 9 (25.71%) Java
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps
3 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
3 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (20.00%) Ansible
3 7 (20.00%) JIRA
4 6 (17.14%) FMCG
5 5 (14.29%) QA
5 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
5 5 (14.29%) BDD
5 5 (14.29%) ATDD
5 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
5 5 (14.29%) TDD
5 5 (14.29%) Maven
5 5 (14.29%) Ant
5 5 (14.29%) OO
5 5 (14.29%) OOD
5 5 (14.29%) Finance
5 5 (14.29%) Gradle
5 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
5 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
5 5 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
6 4 (11.43%) User Experience
6 4 (11.43%) Big Data
6 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.57%) Open Source
7 3 (8.57%) Splunk

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (5.71%) CMS
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (25.71%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.71%) GitHub
2 2 (5.71%) Trello
3 1 (2.86%) Office 365
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) LAN
1 3 (8.57%) WAN
1 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.71%) BIG-IP
2 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (5.71%) DNS
2 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 2 (5.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (5.71%) Firewall
2 2 (5.71%) MPLS
3 1 (2.86%) DWDM
3 1 (2.86%) Internet
3 1 (2.86%) SSL
3 1 (2.86%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.86%) Telepresence
3 1 (2.86%) VoIP
3 1 (2.86%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (11.43%) Big Data
2 2 (5.71%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Jenkins
1 7 (20.00%) JIRA
2 5 (14.29%) Ant
2 5 (14.29%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) Gradle
2 5 (14.29%) Maven
General
1 5 (14.29%) Finance
2 2 (5.71%) Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Front Office
2 2 (5.71%) Legal
2 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
2 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (31.43%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Java Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Applications Developer
4 3 (8.57%) DevOps Engineer
4 3 (8.57%) Lead Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Lead Java Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Project Manager
4 3 (8.57%) UX Designer
5 2 (5.71%) Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Cloud Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Data Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Analyst
5 2 (5.71%) Network Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Python Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps
5 2 (5.71%) Senior DevOps Engineer
6 1 (2.86%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 1 (2.86%) Lead Software Developer
6 1 (2.86%) Web Content Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.57%) .NET
2 1 (2.86%) CSS
2 1 (2.86%) CSS3
2 1 (2.86%) HTML
2 1 (2.86%) HTML5
2 1 (2.86%) LAPP Stack
2 1 (2.86%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 6 (17.14%) FMCG
2 5 (14.29%) Algorithms
2 5 (14.29%) Data Structures
3 4 (11.43%) User Experience
4 3 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (5.71%) Data Centre
6 1 (2.86%) Clustering
6 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.86%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.71%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (22.86%) DevOps
3 5 (14.29%) ATDD
3 5 (14.29%) BDD
3 5 (14.29%) Complexity Analysis
3 5 (14.29%) OO
3 5 (14.29%) OOD
3 5 (14.29%) Software Engineering
3 5 (14.29%) TDD
4 3 (8.57%) E-Commerce
4 3 (8.57%) Open Source
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Web Design
5 2 (5.71%) Business Development
5 2 (5.71%) Conversion Rate Optimisation
5 2 (5.71%) Copywriting
5 2 (5.71%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (5.71%) Mathematics
5 2 (5.71%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 2 (5.71%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.71%) Java
2 3 (8.57%) C#
2 3 (8.57%) Clojure
2 3 (8.57%) Go
2 3 (8.57%) Python
2 3 (8.57%) Rust
3 2 (5.71%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.71%) SQL
4 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.86%) Perl
4 1 (2.86%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) CCNP
1 1 (2.86%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.86%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (14.29%) QA
2 2 (5.71%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.71%) Docker
Systems Management
1 8 (22.86%) Puppet
2 7 (20.00%) Ansible
2 7 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (5.71%) Kubernetes
3 2 (5.71%) Terraform
4 1 (2.86%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.86%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.57%) Splunk
3 2 (5.71%) Blue Coat
3 2 (5.71%) CheckPoint
3 2 (5.71%) Cisco
3 2 (5.71%) F5
3 2 (5.71%) New Relic
4 1 (2.86%) Omniture
4 1 (2.86%) Sophos
4 1 (2.86%) Sun
4 1 (2.86%) Symantec