The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

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.

3 months to
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 17 11 11
Rank change year-on-year
-6 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 71 173 119
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 6.87% 10.14% 9.92%
As % of the General category 14.49% 15.23% 20.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 118 73
Median daily rate £406 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.56% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £334 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £575 £640
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £17.25 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-23.91% +43.75%
Retail
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire General category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

General Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
490 1136 591
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 47.43% 66.59% 49.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 563 309
Median daily rate £425 £400 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £396
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Median hourly rate £27.75 £20.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.36% +32.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.55 £12.25 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.95 £33.46 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.16 £30.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-29.48% +20.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Retail as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the General category.

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Retail across the Edinburgh region.

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Retail across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 September 2016.

Retail Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 September 2016, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Retail.

1 164 (85.42%) Banking
2 144 (75.00%) Retail Banking
3 120 (62.50%) Finance
4 45 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
5 42 (21.88%) Migration
5 42 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
6 31 (16.15%) Business Analysis
7 24 (12.50%) Data Centre
8 22 (11.46%) Law
9 20 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
10 18 (9.38%) Credit Risk
11 16 (8.33%) Project Management
12 15 (7.81%) ITIL
13 14 (7.29%) SQL
13 14 (7.29%) SAS
14 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2
14 13 (6.77%) MS Project
14 13 (6.77%) MS Office
15 12 (6.25%) MS Excel
15 12 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
16 11 (5.73%) SharePoint
17 10 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
17 10 (5.21%) MS Visio
17 10 (5.21%) Programme Management
18 9 (4.69%) Test Management
18 9 (4.69%) Test Scripting
18 9 (4.69%) GAP Analysis
19 8 (4.17%) Microsoft
20 7 (3.65%) Scrum
20 7 (3.65%) Teradata

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 14 (7.29%) SAS
2 11 (5.73%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.04%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (6.77%) MS Office
1 13 (6.77%) MS Project
2 12 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
3 10 (5.21%) MS Visio
4 3 (1.56%) Open Workbench
5 1 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.56%) Primavera
2 1 (0.52%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.52%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.60%) Intranet
2 3 (1.56%) Internet
2 3 (1.56%) LAN
2 3 (1.56%) WAN
3 2 (1.04%) Firewall
3 2 (1.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.52%) DMZ
4 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.52%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.52%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.52%) Network Security
4 1 (0.52%) SAN
4 1 (0.52%) SMS
4 1 (0.52%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.21%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) JIRA
2 1 (0.52%) LoadRunner
General
1 164 (85.42%) Banking
2 144 (75.00%) Retail Banking
3 120 (62.50%) Finance
4 22 (11.46%) Law
5 5 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (2.08%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.56%) Financial Institution
8 2 (1.04%) Back Office
8 2 (1.04%) Billing
8 2 (1.04%) Legal
9 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 94 (48.96%) Analyst
2 41 (21.35%) Business Analyst
3 37 (19.27%) Project Manager
4 15 (7.81%) Financial Analyst
5 14 (7.29%) Banking Analyst
6 12 (6.25%) IT Manager
6 12 (6.25%) Test Analyst
7 11 (5.73%) Architect
7 11 (5.73%) Test Manager
8 10 (5.21%) Change Analyst
8 10 (5.21%) Credit Analyst
8 10 (5.21%) PMO Analyst
8 10 (5.21%) Risk Analyst
9 9 (4.69%) Service Analyst
10 8 (4.17%) Senior Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Credit Risk Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) IT Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Project Analyst
11 7 (3.65%) Senior Manager
11 7 (3.65%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.52%) CSS
1 1 (0.52%) HTML
1 1 (0.52%) Java EE
1 1 (0.52%) RESTful
1 1 (0.52%) SOAP
1 1 (0.52%) Web Services
1 1 (0.52%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.88%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 18 (9.38%) Credit Risk
4 4 (2.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 4 (2.08%) User Experience
5 3 (1.56%) Mainframe
6 2 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (1.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (1.04%) Mobile App
6 2 (1.04%) SWIFT
7 1 (0.52%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.52%) EPoS
7 1 (0.52%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.52%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.52%) PKI
7 1 (0.52%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.56%) Unix
1 3 (1.56%) Windows
2 2 (1.04%) Linux
2 2 (1.04%) Windows 7
2 2 (1.04%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) Android
3 1 (0.52%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (23.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 42 (21.88%) Migration
3 31 (16.15%) Business Analysis
4 20 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (8.33%) Project Management
6 15 (7.81%) ITIL
7 13 (6.77%) PRINCE2
8 10 (5.21%) Programme Management
9 9 (4.69%) GAP Analysis
9 9 (4.69%) Test Management
9 9 (4.69%) Test Scripting
10 7 (3.65%) Anti-Money Laundering
10 7 (3.65%) Scrum
10 7 (3.65%) User Acceptance Testing
10 7 (3.65%) Waterfall
11 6 (3.13%) Analytics
11 6 (3.13%) Continuous Improvement
11 6 (3.13%) Defect Management
11 6 (3.13%) Non-Functional Testing
11 6 (3.13%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.29%) SQL
2 2 (1.04%) C
2 2 (1.04%) VBA
3 1 (0.52%) Java
3 1 (0.52%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 5 (2.60%) Degree
2 3 (1.56%) ISTQB
2 3 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (1.56%) PMP
3 2 (1.04%) ISEB
3 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (0.52%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.08%) QA
1 4 (2.08%) SEPA
2 2 (1.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.52%) FINREP
System Software
1 1 (0.52%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.52%) KVM
1 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.52%) XenApp
1 1 (0.52%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.60%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (4.17%) Microsoft
2 7 (3.65%) Teradata
3 3 (1.56%) Citrix
3 3 (1.56%) Niku
3 3 (1.56%) Oracle
3 3 (1.56%) Planview
4 2 (1.04%) HP
4 2 (1.04%) IBM
4 2 (1.04%) TSYS
5 1 (0.52%) Avaya
5 1 (0.52%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.52%) Cisco
5 1 (0.52%) F5
5 1 (0.52%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.52%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.52%) Prolexic
5 1 (0.52%) SAP
5 1 (0.52%) Twitter
5 1 (0.52%) Verint
5 1 (0.52%) VMware
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