The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Stevenage. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 27 March 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
Hertfordshire / Stevenage
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Retail 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 3.45% - -
As % of the General category 15.38% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £410
% change year-on-year +2.40% +1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

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 Stevenage with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Stevenage
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 13 14 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Stevenage 22.41% 25.45% 16.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 2
Median daily rate £265 £430 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.37% +40.98%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £430 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £293 £485 £309
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 2
Median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £35.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £8.50 £34.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £37.75 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Stevenage citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Stevenage

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Stevenage

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Stevenage

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Stevenage

Retail
Top 13 Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Stevenage region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) LAN
2 1 (50.00%) WAN
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging

Retail
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stevenage 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LAN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Deployment Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS Manager
2 1 (50.00%) EPoS Project Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (50.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) Logistics
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Citrix