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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 1 3 6
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +3
Contract jobs citing Retail 14 8 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 34.15% 21.62% 16.36%
As % of the General category 63.64% 47.06% 37.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 4
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£325 £485 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.98% +16.16%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £380 £380
% change year-on-year
+5.92% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.61 £14.13 £6.50
% change year-on-year
+3.43% +117.30%
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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
22 17 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 53.66% 45.95% 43.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 9 8
Average daily rate £288 £438 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.28% +36.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £415 £203
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £523 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
Average hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.69 £24.25 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-6.43% +7.77%

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 19 December 2014, 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 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 4 (16.67%) Legal
4 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (12.50%) SEO
5 3 (12.50%) Project Management
5 3 (12.50%) HTML
5 3 (12.50%) CSS
5 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (12.50%) Analytics
6 2 (8.33%) CSS3
6 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (8.33%) HTML5
6 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
6 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
6 2 (8.33%) Java
6 2 (8.33%) SQL
6 2 (8.33%) SMS
6 2 (8.33%) Finance
6 2 (8.33%) Degree
6 2 (8.33%) Selenium
6 2 (8.33%) Content Management
6 2 (8.33%) IVR
7 1 (4.17%) Teradata
7 1 (4.17%) C#
7 1 (4.17%) NUnit
7 1 (4.17%) Data Management
7 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 1 (4.17%) Node.js
1 1 (4.17%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
1 1 (4.17%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.17%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.33%) SMS
2 1 (4.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.17%) Couchbase
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Cucumber
1 2 (8.33%) Selenium
2 1 (4.17%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) JUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 1 (4.17%) SpecFlow
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (29.17%) Marketing
2 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (16.67%) Legal
3 2 (8.33%) Finance
4 1 (4.17%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Project Manager
2 4 (16.67%) Developer
3 3 (12.50%) Support Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Incident Manager
3 3 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Web Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Front-End Web Developer
4 2 (8.33%) Web Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Service Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Systems Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Project Manager
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (4.17%) Product Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) Data Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing Executive
5 1 (4.17%) ITIL Service Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) HTML
1 3 (12.50%) CSS
2 2 (8.33%) CSS3
2 2 (8.33%) HTML5
3 1 (4.17%) OpenGL
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (8.33%) IVR
2 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.17%) Copywriting
2 1 (4.17%) Management Information System
2 1 (4.17%) Smart Meter
2 1 (4.17%) Augmented Reality
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 5 (20.83%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (12.50%) SEO
4 3 (12.50%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (12.50%) Analytics
5 2 (8.33%) Content Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Management
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (4.17%) Time Management
6 1 (4.17%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.17%) Data Analysis
6 1 (4.17%) Logistics
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
6 1 (4.17%) Change Management
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) SOA
6 1 (4.17%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) Java
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) HP Quality Center
1 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 1 (4.17%) Teradata
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.17%) Adobe
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle
1 1 (4.17%) Tableau
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £800 per day + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago