The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Hertfordshire / Welwyn Garden City
Rank 2 1 11
Rank change year-on-year -1 +10  
Contract jobs citing Retail 12 17 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 21.43% 28.81% 6.45%
As % of the General category 66.67% 77.27% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 1 0
Median daily rate £363 £550 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -34.09% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £413
% change year-on-year +2.90% +0.12%  
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 Welwyn Garden City with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Welwyn Garden City
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 18 22 6
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Welwyn Garden City 32.14% 37.29% 19.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 4 1
Median daily rate £330 £413 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +5.76%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -14.28% +26.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Welwyn Garden City

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Welwyn Garden City 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 Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Welwyn Garden City

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Welwyn Garden City

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Welwyn Garden City over the 3 months to 25 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Contractor 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 in Welwyn Garden City.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Welwyn Garden City

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City

For the 6 months to 25 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 Welwyn Garden City region with a requirement for Retail.

1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (24.14%) Puppet
3 7 (24.14%) Java
3 7 (24.14%) DevOps
4 6 (20.69%) Ansible
4 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
4 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (20.69%) User Experience
4 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
4 6 (20.69%) BDD
4 6 (20.69%) TDD
5 5 (17.24%) Finance
5 5 (17.24%) Web Design
6 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
6 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
6 4 (13.79%) Ant
6 4 (13.79%) OO
6 4 (13.79%) OOD
6 4 (13.79%) Maven
6 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
6 4 (13.79%) QA
6 4 (13.79%) FMCG
6 4 (13.79%) ATDD
6 4 (13.79%) Big Data
6 4 (13.79%) Gradle
6 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
6 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
6 4 (13.79%) Front End Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Welwyn Garden City 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 2 (6.90%) CMS
1 2 (6.90%) Magnolia
2 1 (3.45%) Apache
2 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
2 2 (6.90%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 8 (27.59%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.90%) GitHub
2 2 (6.90%) Trello
3 1 (3.45%) Office 365
3 1 (3.45%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) BIG-IP
1 2 (6.90%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
1 2 (6.90%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 2 (6.90%) LAN
1 2 (6.90%) MPLS
1 2 (6.90%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) SSL
2 1 (3.45%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Telepresence
2 1 (3.45%) VoIP
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (13.79%) Big Data
2 2 (6.90%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (3.45%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 8 (27.59%) JIRA
2 6 (20.69%) Git (software)
2 6 (20.69%) Jenkins
3 4 (13.79%) Ant
3 4 (13.79%) Gradle
3 4 (13.79%) Maven
4 2 (6.90%) Grunt
4 2 (6.90%) gulp
General
1 5 (17.24%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Banking
2 2 (6.90%) Front Office
2 2 (6.90%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (37.93%) Developer
2 4 (13.79%) Java Developer
3 3 (10.34%) Designer
3 3 (10.34%) DevOps Engineer
3 3 (10.34%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 3 (10.34%) UX Designer
4 2 (6.90%) Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Applications Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Cloud Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Data Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) Financial Analyst
4 2 (6.90%) JavaScript Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Lead Java Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.90%) Python Developer
4 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps
4 2 (6.90%) Senior DevOps Engineer
5 1 (3.45%) Administrator
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (10.34%) CSS
1 3 (10.34%) CSS3
1 3 (10.34%) HTML
1 3 (10.34%) HTML5
1 3 (10.34%) Node.js
2 2 (6.90%) .NET
2 2 (6.90%) Ajax
2 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
2 2 (6.90%) jQuery
2 2 (6.90%) JSON
2 2 (6.90%) React
2 2 (6.90%) Sass
2 2 (6.90%) XHTML
2 2 (6.90%) XML
3 1 (3.45%) LAPP Stack
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.69%) User Experience
2 4 (13.79%) Algorithms
2 4 (13.79%) Data Structures
2 4 (13.79%) FMCG
3 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (6.90%) W3C
5 1 (3.45%) Clustering
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
5 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (3.45%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (24.14%) DevOps
3 6 (20.69%) BDD
3 6 (20.69%) TDD
4 5 (17.24%) Web Design
5 4 (13.79%) ATDD
5 4 (13.79%) Complexity Analysis
5 4 (13.79%) Front End Development
5 4 (13.79%) OO
5 4 (13.79%) OOD
5 4 (13.79%) Software Engineering
5 4 (13.79%) Wireframes
6 3 (10.34%) Project Management
6 3 (10.34%) Responsive Web Design
7 2 (6.90%) A/B Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Business Development
7 2 (6.90%) Financial Modelling
7 2 (6.90%) Mathematics
7 2 (6.90%) Unit Testing
7 2 (6.90%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (24.14%) Java
2 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Python
4 2 (6.90%) C#
4 2 (6.90%) Clojure
4 2 (6.90%) Go
4 2 (6.90%) Rust
4 2 (6.90%) SQL
5 1 (3.45%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.45%) Perl
5 1 (3.45%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) QA
2 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 2 (6.90%) WAI
3 1 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 2 (6.90%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (24.14%) Puppet
2 6 (20.69%) Ansible
2 6 (20.69%) Opscode Chef
3 2 (6.90%) Kubernetes
3 2 (6.90%) TeamSite
3 2 (6.90%) Terraform
4 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (3.45%) Salt
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 3 (10.34%) Splunk
3 2 (6.90%) Blue Coat
3 2 (6.90%) CheckPoint
3 2 (6.90%) Cisco
3 2 (6.90%) F5
3 2 (6.90%) New Relic
4 1 (3.45%) Omniture
4 1 (3.45%) Sophos
4 1 (3.45%) Sun
4 1 (3.45%) Symantec