Period
to 24 November 2017

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 6 months to 24 November 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
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 24 15 26
Rank change year-on-year -9 +11 -10
Contract jobs citing Retail 5 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 3.40% 4.30% 1.23%
As % of the General category 12.50% 30.77% 7.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 6 0
Stevenage median daily rate - £105 -
Hertfordshire median daily rate £413 £450 £450
% change year-on-year -8.33% - +11.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stevenage median hourly rate - - -
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -35.71% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following 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.

All General Skills
Stevenage
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 40 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stevenage 27.21% 13.98% 16.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 3 7
Stevenage median daily rate £330 £300 £460
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -34.78% +67.27%
10th Percentile £251 £144 £330
90th Percentile £394 £460 £560
Hertfordshire median daily rate £400 £425 £425
% change year-on-year -5.88% - +9.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Stevenage median hourly rate £40.00 £41.13 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -2.74% +14.24% -2.04%
Hertfordshire median hourly rate £25.00 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +56.25% -20.00% +34.27%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Stevenage

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

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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail in Stevenage.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Stevenage

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 3 (60.00%) EPoS
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
2 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
2 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
2 1 (20.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Firewall
2 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing

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 (20.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Big Data
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Deployment Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Deployment Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) EPoS Manager
2 2 (40.00%) EPoS Project Manager
2 2 (40.00%) Project Leader
3 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Cybersecurity
1 1 (20.00%) PRINCE2
1 1 (20.00%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared