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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 1 4 8
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 12 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 30.00% 40.00% 12.70%
As % of the General category 92.31% 92.31% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 4
Average daily rate £350 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +7.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £413 £396
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £26.00 £14.69
% change year-on-year
-46.15% +77.05%
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
13 13 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 32.50% 43.33% 25.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 10
Average daily rate £338 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £311 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £348 £390 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.66 £25.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+31.98% +10.86%

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 10 February 2016, 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 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 3 (15.79%) Project Management
2 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (10.53%) React
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
3 2 (10.53%) HTML
3 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (10.53%) DNS
3 2 (10.53%) CSS
3 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
3 2 (10.53%) Express
3 2 (10.53%) Line Management
3 2 (10.53%) Node.js
3 2 (10.53%) Firewall
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.26%) HTML5
4 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
4 1 (5.26%) Network Management
4 1 (5.26%) Selenium
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
4 1 (5.26%) Time Management
4 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
4 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) F5

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2 (10.53%) Node.js
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) DNS
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
1 2 (10.53%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) IP Telephony
2 1 (5.26%) LAN
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
2 1 (5.26%) Wi-Fi
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Cucumber
1 1 (5.26%) Jasmine
1 1 (5.26%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (21.05%) Developer
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) UI Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (10.53%) Full Stack Developer
3 2 (10.53%) Research Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Manager
3 2 (10.53%) Technology Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Delivery Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Hardware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) HTML Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (5.26%) IT Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) PMO Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (5.26%) Resource Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Full Stack Developer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
1 2 (10.53%) CSS
1 2 (10.53%) Express
1 2 (10.53%) HTML
1 2 (10.53%) React
2 1 (5.26%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) Ajax
2 1 (5.26%) ASP.NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS3
2 1 (5.26%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
1 1 (5.26%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Project Management
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (10.53%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (10.53%) Front End Development
2 2 (10.53%) Line Management
2 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Change Management
3 1 (5.26%) Content Management
3 1 (5.26%) E-Commerce
3 1 (5.26%) High Availability
3 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
3 1 (5.26%) Network Management
3 1 (5.26%) PRINCE2
3 1 (5.26%) Project Governance
3 1 (5.26%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 1 (5.26%) Time Management
3 1 (5.26%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.26%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) CCNP
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
1 1 (5.26%) Firmware
Vendors
1 1 (5.26%) Brocade
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco
1 1 (5.26%) F5
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: market rates, start 8 Feb
Posted: 7 days ago