The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our General category for the Welwyn Garden City region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 8 2 2
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 7 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 6.90% 19.44% 40.48%
As % of the General category 14.29% 58.33% 80.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 6
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£425 £675 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.03% +80.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.89 £22.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-38.26% +12.50%
General Category
Welwyn Garden City
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
28 12 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Welwyn Garden City 48.28% 33.33% 50.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 6 10
Average daily rate £225 £440 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-48.86% +35.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £110 £265 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £675 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £384 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-0.90% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 0 1
Average hourly rate £16.00 - £11.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £22.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
- -18.18%
Retail
Hertfordshire

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 25 July 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 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) QA
3 4 (17.39%) User Stories
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) SEO
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (8.70%) Ajax
5 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
5 2 (8.70%) Degree
5 2 (8.70%) JSON
5 2 (8.70%) Dojo
5 2 (8.70%) jQuery
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
5 2 (8.70%) HTML
5 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
5 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
5 2 (8.70%) CSS
5 2 (8.70%) XML
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Apple
5 2 (8.70%) RFID
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) Advertising

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
1 1 (4.35%) SiteCatalyst
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.70%) RFID
2 1 (4.35%) DHCP
2 1 (4.35%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.70%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.70%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) JIRA
1 1 (4.35%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
1 2 (8.70%) Advertising
1 2 (8.70%) Publishing
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (30.43%) Analyst
2 6 (26.09%) Developer
3 5 (21.74%) Business Analyst
4 4 (17.39%) Architect
4 4 (17.39%) Consultant
5 3 (13.04%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (13.04%) TM1 Developer
6 2 (8.70%) UI Programmer
6 2 (8.70%) UI Developer
6 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Integration Architect
7 1 (4.35%) Project Manager
7 1 (4.35%) Data Analyst
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Developer
7 1 (4.35%) SQL Server Developer
7 1 (4.35%) Data Modeller
7 1 (4.35%) Senior Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.70%) HTML
1 2 (8.70%) CSS
1 2 (8.70%) XML
1 2 (8.70%) Ajax
1 2 (8.70%) JSON
1 2 (8.70%) Dojo
1 2 (8.70%) jQuery
1 2 (8.70%) HTML5
1 2 (8.70%) Bing Maps
1 2 (8.70%) Sass
1 2 (8.70%) LESS
1 2 (8.70%) Semantic HTML
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter Bootstrap
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.35%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (26.09%) E-Commerce
2 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (17.39%) User Stories
4 3 (13.04%) Web Development
4 3 (13.04%) ETL
4 3 (13.04%) SEO
5 2 (8.70%) Migration
5 2 (8.70%) Project Management
5 2 (8.70%) SOA
5 2 (8.70%) OO
5 2 (8.70%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.35%) Multivariate Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Product Management
6 1 (4.35%) Online Marketing
6 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (4.35%) Analytics
6 1 (4.35%) Business Process Mapping
6 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 1 (4.35%) Data Management
6 1 (4.35%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.35%) SQL
2 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (17.39%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.35%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.35%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (4.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 2 (8.70%) Business Objects
1 2 (8.70%) MicroStrategy
1 2 (8.70%) Apple
1 2 (8.70%) Twitter
2 1 (4.35%) Oracle
2 1 (4.35%) ATG
2 1 (4.35%) Red Hat
2 1 (4.35%) Adobe
2 1 (4.35%) HP
2 1 (4.35%) Citrix
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Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Salt
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rate
Posted: 3 days ago