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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Retailing
Rank 9 4 2
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -2
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 20 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 10.00% 23.26% 34.38%
As % of the General category 44.44% 43.48% 55.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
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£275 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +3.12%
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-14.44% -
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Hertfordshire

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
9 46 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 22.50% 53.49% 62.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 29 8
Average daily rate £350 £344 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +14.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £470 £408
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £21.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +44.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -18.18%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Welwyn Garden City

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Welwyn Garden City region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) SQL
3 3 (16.67%) CSS
3 3 (16.67%) SEO
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (16.67%) HTML
3 3 (16.67%) Java
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Couchbase
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
4 2 (11.11%) CSS3
4 2 (11.11%) HTML5
4 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) Oracle
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) LAN
5 1 (5.56%) WAN
5 1 (5.56%) NFS
5 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
5 1 (5.56%) Cisco
5 1 (5.56%) Adobe
5 1 (5.56%) Sun
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.56%) HP
5 1 (5.56%) NetApp

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Welwyn Garden City 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (5.56%) Confluence
2 1 (5.56%) Lync
2 1 (5.56%) Node.js
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.56%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.56%) LAN
1 1 (5.56%) WAN
1 1 (5.56%) HTTPS
1 1 (5.56%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (16.67%) Couchbase
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Database
2 1 (5.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) DB2
2 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (5.56%) Cucumber
2 1 (5.56%) Gerrit
2 1 (5.56%) SpecFlow
2 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
2 1 (5.56%) JUnit
2 1 (5.56%) NUnit
2 1 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (5.56%) Selenium
General
1 5 (27.78%) Marketing
2 4 (22.22%) Telecoms
3 3 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (5.56%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (22.22%) Developer
2 3 (16.67%) Support Manager
2 3 (16.67%) Incident Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Analyst
3 2 (11.11%) Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Web Manager
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Front-End Web Developer
3 2 (11.11%) Java Developer
4 1 (5.56%) Content Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Online Content Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Java/J2EE Developer
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL Service Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.56%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Manager
4 1 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (5.56%) Report Analyst
4 1 (5.56%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (16.67%) CSS
1 3 (16.67%) HTML
2 2 (11.11%) HTML5
2 2 (11.11%) CSS3
3 1 (5.56%) .NET
3 1 (5.56%) J2EE
3 1 (5.56%) Hibernate
3 1 (5.56%) Spring
3 1 (5.56%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.56%) UNIX
1 1 (5.56%) Windows
1 1 (5.56%) HPUX
1 1 (5.56%) Linux
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) SUSE
1 1 (5.56%) Ubuntu
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) E-Commerce
2 4 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (16.67%) Analytics
3 3 (16.67%) SEO
4 2 (11.11%) Content Management
4 2 (11.11%) SOA
5 1 (5.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.56%) MVC
5 1 (5.56%) Data Modelling
5 1 (5.56%) Scrum
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.56%) Data Management
5 1 (5.56%) Data Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Online Marketing
5 1 (5.56%) Campaign Analysis
5 1 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (5.56%) CRUD
5 1 (5.56%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (16.67%) SQL
1 3 (16.67%) Java
2 1 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (5.56%) C#
2 1 (5.56%) VBScript
2 1 (5.56%) Python
2 1 (5.56%) Korn
2 1 (5.56%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.56%) Bash Shell
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) NFS
1 1 (5.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco
2 1 (5.56%) Adobe
2 1 (5.56%) Sun
2 1 (5.56%) HP
2 1 (5.56%) NetApp
2 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
2 1 (5.56%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) Teradata
2 1 (5.56%) Atlassian
2 1 (5.56%) Tableau