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 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 1 5 2
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Contract jobs citing Retail 23 12 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 37.10% 16.22% 25.68%
As % of the General category 67.65% 48.00% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 9
Median daily rate £481 £275 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+75.00% -38.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £426 £275 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £536 £275 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
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 Welwyn Garden City region.

General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
34 25 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 54.84% 33.78% 67.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 7 30
Median daily rate £413 £350 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.85% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £275 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £373 £465
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Median hourly rate - - £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.50 £24.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year
+12.24% -5.76%

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 3 May 2016.

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 3 May 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Retail.

1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 8 (27.59%) Project Management
3 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 4 (13.79%) Windows
5 3 (10.34%) SQL
5 3 (10.34%) Oracle
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (10.34%) Cisco
5 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
5 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
5 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
5 3 (10.34%) Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (10.34%) Data Governance
5 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
5 3 (10.34%) Master Data Management
5 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
6 2 (6.90%) Server Building
6 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
6 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
6 2 (6.90%) vSphere
6 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
6 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
6 2 (6.90%) Network Security

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 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.45%) Photoshop
1 1 (3.45%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) Network Security
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (3.45%) DHCP
2 1 (3.45%) IP Telephony
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (37.93%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Billing
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (20.69%) Project Manager
2 4 (13.79%) Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Business Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Network Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (10.34%) Senior Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Consultant
4 2 (6.90%) Finance Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Senior Project Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Systems Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Technology Manager
4 2 (6.90%) Wintel Consultant
5 1 (3.45%) Active Directory Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Finance Manager
5 1 (3.45%) Finance Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Oracle Business Analyst
5 1 (3.45%) Project Quality Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
1 3 (10.34%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.90%) EPoS
2 2 (6.90%) Visualisation
3 1 (3.45%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.45%) Psychology
3 1 (3.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (13.79%) Windows
2 2 (6.90%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (3.45%) Windows 10
3 1 (3.45%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
1 8 (27.59%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (24.14%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (13.79%) Change Management
4 3 (10.34%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (10.34%) Data Governance
4 3 (10.34%) Data Management
4 3 (10.34%) Master Data Management
4 3 (10.34%) Time Management
5 2 (6.90%) Business Performance Management
5 2 (6.90%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Performance Management
5 2 (6.90%) Process Management
5 2 (6.90%) Project Planning
5 2 (6.90%) Resource Management
5 2 (6.90%) Root Cause Analysis
5 2 (6.90%) Server Building
5 2 (6.90%) Service Delivery
5 2 (6.90%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.34%) SQL
2 1 (3.45%) C
2 1 (3.45%) Java
2 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (6.90%) CCNP
3 1 (3.45%) ACCA
3 1 (3.45%) CCDA
3 1 (3.45%) CCNA
3 1 (3.45%) CIMA
3 1 (3.45%) ISEB
3 1 (3.45%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.34%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.90%) vSphere
3 1 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (10.34%) Cisco
1 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
1 3 (10.34%) Oracle
2 2 (6.90%) VMware
3 1 (3.45%) Adobe
3 1 (3.45%) Brocade
3 1 (3.45%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) Hyperion