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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 24 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Retailing
Rank 12 27 12
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -15
Contract jobs citing Retail 126 62 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.74% 5.13% 8.64%
As % of the General category 16.24% 10.58% 14.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 88 41 55
Average daily rate
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£425 £380 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.84% +4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £263 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £475 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £410 £388 £388
% change year-on-year
+5.80% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £10.75
% change year-on-year
-7.40% +25.58%
Retail
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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
776 586 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 53.85% 48.47% 58.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 398 270 285
Average daily rate £413 £380 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.55% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £275 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £479 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 11
Average hourly rate £11.00 £17.25 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.23% +15.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+23.80% -16.00%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Retail across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 November 2014.

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 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail.

1 192 (82.05%) Banking
2 164 (70.09%) Retail Banking
3 134 (57.26%) Finance
4 55 (23.50%) Migration
5 52 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 27 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
7 24 (10.26%) Project Management
7 24 (10.26%) SQL
7 24 (10.26%) Data Migration
8 22 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
9 21 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (8.55%) Credit Risk
11 19 (8.12%) SAS
12 13 (5.56%) IBM
12 13 (5.56%) Marketing
13 12 (5.13%) Campaign Management
14 11 (4.70%) Business Analysis
15 10 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
16 9 (3.85%) Oracle
17 8 (3.42%) MS Project
17 8 (3.42%) MS Excel
17 8 (3.42%) Mainframe
17 8 (3.42%) CMS
17 8 (3.42%) Digital Marketing
17 8 (3.42%) Unica
17 8 (3.42%) Data Mapping
17 8 (3.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
17 8 (3.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
18 7 (2.99%) People Management
18 7 (2.99%) Data Quality

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Retail also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Retail. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (8.12%) SAS
2 8 (3.42%) CMS
3 5 (2.14%) SharePoint
4 2 (0.85%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.43%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.43%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.43%) TeamSite
5 1 (0.43%) IIS
5 1 (0.43%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (3.42%) MS Project
1 8 (3.42%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.99%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (2.56%) MS Office
4 1 (0.43%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.43%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.43%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.43%) Hyperion Planning
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (0.43%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.43%) ATM
1 1 (0.43%) HTTP
1 1 (0.43%) VPN
1 1 (0.43%) SAN
1 1 (0.43%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
2 8 (3.42%) SAS Data Integration Studio
3 4 (1.71%) QlikView
4 3 (1.28%) SQL Server
5 1 (0.43%) Informix
5 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (0.43%) Base SAS
5 1 (0.43%) SAS Enterprise Guide
5 1 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.43%) Hadoop
5 1 (0.43%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (2.99%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.56%) Grunt
3 2 (0.85%) Subversion
4 1 (0.43%) Eclipse
General
1 192 (82.05%) Banking
2 164 (70.09%) Retail Banking
3 134 (57.26%) Finance
4 13 (5.56%) Marketing
5 2 (0.85%) General Ledger
5 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.85%) Advertising
5 2 (0.85%) Publishing
6 1 (0.43%) Legal
6 1 (0.43%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.43%) Back Office
6 1 (0.43%) Electronics
6 1 (0.43%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 79 (33.76%) Analyst
2 54 (23.08%) Project Manager
3 41 (17.52%) Business Analyst
4 28 (11.97%) Architect
5 21 (8.97%) Developer
5 21 (8.97%) Solutions Architect
6 20 (8.55%) Senior Manager
7 17 (7.26%) Senior Project Manager
7 17 (7.26%) Banking Business Analyst
8 16 (6.84%) Programme Manager
9 10 (4.27%) Data Analyst
10 8 (3.42%) SAS Developer
11 7 (2.99%) Web Developer
11 7 (2.99%) PMO Analyst
11 7 (2.99%) Front-End Developer
12 6 (2.56%) Front-End Web Developer
12 6 (2.56%) Consultant
12 6 (2.56%) Test Analyst
12 6 (2.56%) Systems Analyst
12 6 (2.56%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.99%) HTML
1 7 (2.99%) CSS
2 6 (2.56%) jQuery
2 6 (2.56%) OOCSS
3 3 (1.28%) XML
4 2 (0.85%) SOAP
4 2 (0.85%) Web Services
5 1 (0.43%) .NET
5 1 (0.43%) J2EE
5 1 (0.43%) Middleware
5 1 (0.43%) XML Messaging
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) Apache Flex
5 1 (0.43%) RESTful
5 1 (0.43%) HTML5
5 1 (0.43%) REST
5 1 (0.43%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.40%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.55%) Credit Risk
3 8 (3.42%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.14%) Digital Media
5 4 (1.71%) Data Extraction
5 4 (1.71%) Computer Science
5 4 (1.71%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (1.28%) Online Banking
6 3 (1.28%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.28%) FMCG
7 2 (0.85%) Animation
7 2 (0.85%) Mobile Banking
7 2 (0.85%) User Experience
8 1 (0.43%) DTV
8 1 (0.43%) Clustering
8 1 (0.43%) E-Learning
8 1 (0.43%) SCORM
8 1 (0.43%) IVR
8 1 (0.43%) DataPower
8 1 (0.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (2.56%) Linux
2 5 (2.14%) Windows
3 2 (0.85%) Android
3 2 (0.85%) Apple iOS
4 1 (0.43%) UNIX
4 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.43%) AIX
4 1 (0.43%) Mac OS X
4 1 (0.43%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (23.50%) Migration
2 52 (22.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 24 (10.26%) Project Management
3 24 (10.26%) Data Migration
4 21 (8.97%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (5.13%) Campaign Management
6 11 (4.70%) Business Analysis
7 10 (4.27%) User Acceptance Testing
8 8 (3.42%) Digital Marketing
8 8 (3.42%) Data Mapping
8 8 (3.42%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 7 (2.99%) People Management
9 7 (2.99%) Data Cleansing
9 7 (2.99%) Change Management
10 6 (2.56%) Business Intelligence
10 6 (2.56%) TDD
10 6 (2.56%) Programme Management
10 6 (2.56%) Zachman Framework
10 6 (2.56%) TOGAF
10 6 (2.56%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 24 (10.26%) SQL
2 7 (2.99%) JavaScript
3 4 (1.71%) Java
4 2 (0.85%) C
5 1 (0.43%) MUMPS
5 1 (0.43%) SAS Macro
Qualifications
1 4 (1.71%) HNC
1 4 (1.71%) HND
1 4 (1.71%) Degree
2 3 (1.28%) PMP
2 3 (1.28%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.43%) ACCA
3 1 (0.43%) CIMA
3 1 (0.43%) ISTQB
3 1 (0.43%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (2.99%) QA
1 7 (2.99%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.43%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (0.43%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (1.71%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.43%) CA LISA
Vendors
1 13 (5.56%) IBM
2 9 (3.85%) Oracle
3 8 (3.42%) Unica
4 7 (2.99%) Teradata
5 5 (2.14%) Microsoft
6 4 (1.71%) Chordiant
7 3 (1.28%) Informatica
7 3 (1.28%) SAP
8 2 (0.85%) CA
9 1 (0.43%) Hitachi
9 1 (0.43%) Hyperion
9 1 (0.43%) Trillium
9 1 (0.43%) Red Hat
9 1 (0.43%) VMware
9 1 (0.43%) Planview
9 1 (0.43%) Progress
9 1 (0.43%) Business Objects
9 1 (0.43%) PeopleSoft
9 1 (0.43%) HP
9 1 (0.43%) Dell
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