The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 29 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
East of England > Hertfordshire
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 16 5 16
Rank change year-on-year -11 +11  
Contract jobs citing Retail 56 98 71
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire 8.75% 14.63% 7.92%
As % of the General category 28.57% 32.34% 27.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 68 23
Hertfordshire median daily rate £448 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.55% +9.75%  
10th Percentile £273 £275 £316
90th Percentile £609 £575 £550
East of England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Hertfordshire median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

Retail is in the common skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Hertfordshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 196 303 255
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Hertfordshire 30.63% 45.22% 28.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 119 227 135
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.76%  
10th Percentile £213 £175 £299
90th Percentile £594 £571 £625
East of England median daily rate £488 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +14.70% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 33
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £40.00 £25.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.00% +11.11%  
10th Percentile £16.20 £12.50 £14.50
90th Percentile £45.00 £27.00 £38.50
East of England median hourly rate £40.00 £19.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year +110.52% -41.53%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Hertfordshire

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Hertfordshire.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Hertfordshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Hertfordshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Hertfordshire over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail in Hertfordshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Hertfordshire

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Hertfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Hertfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Welwyn Garden City +1 20 £415 +0.60% 1
Watford -10 16 £455 +10.30% 8
Hatfield - 6 £438 - 5
St Albans +5 1 £300 - 1
Stevenage - 1 - -
Retail
East of England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2017, 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 Hertfordshire region with a requirement for Retail.

1 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.30%) Project Management
3 20 (17.54%) Finance
4 17 (14.91%) Oracle
5 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
6 14 (12.28%) Java
6 14 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
7 11 (9.65%) SOA
7 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
7 11 (9.65%) TDD
8 10 (8.77%) JIRA
8 10 (8.77%) BDD
9 9 (7.89%) Waterfall
9 9 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
9 9 (7.89%) SQL
9 9 (7.89%) HTML
10 8 (7.02%) Windows
10 8 (7.02%) JDA
10 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
11 7 (6.14%) User Experience
11 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
11 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
11 7 (6.14%) Web Design
11 7 (6.14%) SAP
11 7 (6.14%) CSS
11 7 (6.14%) XML
12 6 (5.26%) CMS
12 6 (5.26%) Scrum

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hertfordshire 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 9 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 6 (5.26%) CMS
3 3 (2.63%) Magnolia
4 2 (1.75%) Oracle Service Bus
4 2 (1.75%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.75%) Skype for Business
4 2 (1.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.88%) Apache
5 1 (0.88%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (4.39%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (3.51%) Microsoft Project
2 4 (3.51%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft Office
3 2 (1.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.88%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 4 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
1 4 (3.51%) TRIRIGA
2 1 (0.88%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (0.88%) Magento
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.88%) Oracle Receivables
2 1 (0.88%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.51%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.63%) Office 365
3 2 (1.75%) Yammer
4 1 (0.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.88%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.88%) GitHub
4 1 (0.88%) Google Cloud Platform
4 1 (0.88%) PaaS
4 1 (0.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.51%) LAN
1 4 (3.51%) WAN
2 3 (2.63%) Telepresence
3 2 (1.75%) Skype
3 2 (1.75%) Wireless
3 2 (1.75%) WLAN
4 1 (0.88%) ATM
4 1 (0.88%) Firewall
4 1 (0.88%) SSL
4 1 (0.88%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.88%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (2.63%) SQL Server
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 12c
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (0.88%) DataStage
4 1 (0.88%) DB2
4 1 (0.88%) DbVisualizer
4 1 (0.88%) MySQL
4 1 (0.88%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.88%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.88%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.88%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 10 (8.77%) JIRA
2 7 (6.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.14%) Jenkins
3 3 (2.63%) Cucumber
3 3 (2.63%) Grunt
3 3 (2.63%) gulp
3 3 (2.63%) Maven
3 3 (2.63%) Selenium
3 3 (2.63%) SoapUI
3 3 (2.63%) WebDriver
4 2 (1.75%) Ant
4 2 (1.75%) Appium
4 2 (1.75%) Gradle
5 1 (0.88%) Gatling
5 1 (0.88%) JMeter
5 1 (0.88%) JUnit
5 1 (0.88%) Subversion
5 1 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.88%) Xcode
General
1 20 (17.54%) Finance
2 4 (3.51%) Banking
2 4 (3.51%) Games
3 3 (2.63%) Marketing
4 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 2 (1.75%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
5 1 (0.88%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 23 (20.18%) Project Manager
2 18 (15.79%) Analyst
3 14 (12.28%) Architect
4 13 (11.40%) Developer
5 12 (10.53%) Business Analyst
6 11 (9.65%) Solutions Architect
7 10 (8.77%) Consultant
8 6 (5.26%) Applications Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
9 5 (4.39%) Java Developer
9 5 (4.39%) Programme Manager
9 5 (4.39%) Retail Business Analyst
9 5 (4.39%) Tester
10 4 (3.51%) Applications Project Manager
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle Architect
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (3.51%) Oracle Solutions Architect
11 3 (2.63%) Financial Analyst
11 3 (2.63%) IT Project Manager
11 3 (2.63%) Security Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.89%) HTML
2 7 (6.14%) CSS
2 7 (6.14%) XML
3 6 (5.26%) HTML5
4 5 (4.39%) CSS3
4 5 (4.39%) jQuery
4 5 (4.39%) JSON
4 5 (4.39%) Middleware
4 5 (4.39%) Web Services
5 4 (3.51%) .NET
5 4 (3.51%) Node.js
6 3 (2.63%) Ajax
6 3 (2.63%) AngularJS
6 3 (2.63%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (2.63%) React
6 3 (2.63%) Sass
6 3 (2.63%) SOAP
6 3 (2.63%) XHTML
7 2 (1.75%) J2EE
7 2 (1.75%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (7.02%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (6.14%) User Experience
3 6 (5.26%) FMCG
4 5 (4.39%) Data Centre
4 5 (4.39%) EPoS
5 4 (3.51%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.63%) Algorithms
6 3 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.63%) Greenfield Project
6 3 (2.63%) Social Media
6 3 (2.63%) W3C
7 2 (1.75%) BYOD
7 2 (1.75%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.75%) Data Structures
7 2 (1.75%) Linux Command Line
7 2 (1.75%) Mainframe
8 1 (0.88%) Clustering
8 1 (0.88%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.88%) iPad
8 1 (0.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Windows
2 4 (3.51%) Unix
2 4 (3.51%) Windows 7
3 3 (2.63%) Linux
4 2 (1.75%) Windows 10
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (1.75%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.75%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.88%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.88%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (19.30%) Project Management
3 15 (13.16%) E-Commerce
4 14 (12.28%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (9.65%) SOA
5 11 (9.65%) TDD
6 10 (8.77%) BDD
7 9 (7.89%) Waterfall
8 8 (7.02%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (6.14%) Web Design
10 6 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (5.26%) Front End Development
10 6 (5.26%) Scrum
10 6 (5.26%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.39%) Continuous Delivery
11 5 (4.39%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (4.39%) ITIL
11 5 (4.39%) Responsive Web Design
11 5 (4.39%) Service Management
11 5 (4.39%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 14 (12.28%) Java
2 9 (7.89%) JavaScript
2 9 (7.89%) SQL
3 4 (3.51%) Python
4 3 (2.63%) C++
4 3 (2.63%) Groovy
5 2 (1.75%) Clojure
5 2 (1.75%) F#
5 2 (1.75%) Go
5 2 (1.75%) Ruby
5 2 (1.75%) Rust
6 1 (0.88%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.88%) C#
6 1 (0.88%) COBOL
6 1 (0.88%) JCL
6 1 (0.88%) MATLAB
6 1 (0.88%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.88%) Perl
6 1 (0.88%) REXX
6 1 (0.88%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (2.63%) CEH
1 3 (2.63%) CISSP
1 3 (2.63%) CREST Certified
1 3 (2.63%) OSCP
2 2 (1.75%) Degree
2 2 (1.75%) ISEB
2 2 (1.75%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
2 2 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (0.88%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.88%) PhD
3 1 (0.88%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) QA
2 3 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.63%) PMO
2 3 (2.63%) WAI
3 2 (1.75%) SLA
4 1 (0.88%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Active Directory
1 2 (1.75%) Docker
1 2 (1.75%) Hyper-V
1 2 (1.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (2.63%) Puppet
2 3 (2.63%) TeamSite
3 2 (1.75%) Ansible
4 1 (0.88%) OpenView
4 1 (0.88%) Salt
4 1 (0.88%) SCCM
4 1 (0.88%) Terraform
4 1 (0.88%) zSecure
Vendors
1 17 (14.91%) Oracle
2 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
3 8 (7.02%) JDA
4 7 (6.14%) SAP
5 5 (4.39%) Citrix
5 5 (4.39%) IBM
5 5 (4.39%) Splunk
6 2 (1.75%) Cisco
6 2 (1.75%) Dell
6 2 (1.75%) Facebook
6 2 (1.75%) HP
6 2 (1.75%) hybris
6 2 (1.75%) Palo Alto
6 2 (1.75%) Sophos
6 2 (1.75%) Symantec
6 2 (1.75%) Toshiba
6 2 (1.75%) VMware
7 1 (0.88%) Adobe
7 1 (0.88%) Sun
7 1 (0.88%) TIBCO
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