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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 10 11 24
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +13
Contract jobs citing Retail 168 160 67
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 11.15% 10.94% 5.36%
As % of the General category 17.57% 19.39% 11.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 124 40
Median daily rate £450 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £317 £292 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £475 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.13 £20.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-34.37% -33.33%
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
956 825 563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 63.44% 56.39% 45.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 501 436 283
Median daily rate £436 £395 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.44% -4.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £480 £562
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 10
Median hourly rate £31.00 £10.00 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+210.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.80 £9.95 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.20 £35.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.19 £25.00 £25.04
% change year-on-year
+8.76% -0.15%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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.

1 255 (91.73%) Banking
2 222 (79.86%) Retail Banking
3 161 (57.91%) Finance
4 96 (34.53%) Migration
5 59 (21.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 47 (16.91%) Project Management
7 34 (12.23%) User Acceptance Testing
7 34 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
8 29 (10.43%) Business Analysis
9 27 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (9.35%) Data Migration
11 23 (8.27%) Credit Risk
11 23 (8.27%) SQL
12 22 (7.91%) Law
13 20 (7.19%) Data Centre
14 19 (6.83%) Test Strategy
14 19 (6.83%) SAS
15 18 (6.47%) Test Scripting
15 18 (6.47%) Analytics
16 16 (5.76%) Defect Management
16 16 (5.76%) Data Modelling
17 13 (4.68%) Test Planning
17 13 (4.68%) Risk Management
17 13 (4.68%) Programme Management
17 13 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
17 13 (4.68%) Data Management
17 13 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
18 12 (4.32%) QA
18 12 (4.32%) Target Operating Model
19 10 (3.60%) MS Excel

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 19 (6.83%) SAS
2 4 (1.44%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.36%) Node.js
3 1 (0.36%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (3.60%) MS Excel
2 8 (2.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 8 (2.88%) MS Project
3 6 (2.16%) MS Visio
4 4 (1.44%) MS Office
5 3 (1.08%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.36%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.36%) IntelliMatch
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.36%) Firewall
1 1 (0.36%) Network Security
1 1 (0.36%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (9.71%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (2.16%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.72%) Star Schema
4 1 (0.36%) DataStage
4 1 (0.36%) DB2
4 1 (0.36%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.80%) JIRA
2 2 (0.72%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.36%) ERwin
3 1 (0.36%) JBehave
3 1 (0.36%) WebDriver
General
1 255 (91.73%) Banking
2 222 (79.86%) Retail Banking
3 161 (57.91%) Finance
4 22 (7.91%) Law
5 4 (1.44%) Back Office
5 4 (1.44%) General Ledger
5 4 (1.44%) Legal
6 3 (1.08%) Pharmaceutical
7 2 (0.72%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.36%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.36%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.36%) Marketing
8 1 (0.36%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 96 (34.53%) Analyst
2 59 (21.22%) Project Manager
3 52 (18.71%) Business Analyst
4 28 (10.07%) Programme Manager
5 27 (9.71%) Test Manager
6 23 (8.27%) IT Manager
6 23 (8.27%) Senior Manager
6 23 (8.27%) Test Analyst
7 22 (7.91%) Architect
8 19 (6.83%) Banking Analyst
9 15 (5.40%) Migration Manager
10 13 (4.68%) Programme Test Manager
10 13 (4.68%) Senior Analyst
10 13 (4.68%) Senior Project Manager
10 13 (4.68%) Solutions Architect
10 13 (4.68%) Test Programme Manager
11 12 (4.32%) IT Project Manager
11 12 (4.32%) Risk Manager
12 11 (3.96%) Migration Project Manager
13 10 (3.60%) Credit Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (1.80%) Middleware
2 1 (0.36%) SOAP
2 1 (0.36%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (12.23%) Analytical Skills
2 23 (8.27%) Credit Risk
3 20 (7.19%) Data Centre
4 6 (2.16%) SWIFT
5 5 (1.80%) User Experience
6 4 (1.44%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.08%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.72%) Data Extraction
9 1 (0.36%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.36%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.36%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.36%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 7 (2.52%) Unix
2 4 (1.44%) Apple iOS
3 3 (1.08%) Windows
4 2 (0.72%) Linux
5 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (34.53%) Migration
2 59 (21.22%) Stakeholder Management
3 47 (16.91%) Project Management
4 34 (12.23%) User Acceptance Testing
5 29 (10.43%) Business Analysis
6 26 (9.35%) Data Migration
7 19 (6.83%) Test Strategy
8 18 (6.47%) Analytics
8 18 (6.47%) Test Scripting
9 16 (5.76%) Data Modelling
9 16 (5.76%) Defect Management
10 13 (4.68%) Agile Software Development
10 13 (4.68%) Data Management
10 13 (4.68%) Programme Management
10 13 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
10 13 (4.68%) Risk Management
10 13 (4.68%) Test Planning
11 12 (4.32%) Target Operating Model
12 10 (3.60%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (3.24%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 23 (8.27%) SQL
2 3 (1.08%) Apple Swift
2 3 (1.08%) C
2 3 (1.08%) Java
2 3 (1.08%) Objective-C
3 2 (0.72%) AWK
3 2 (0.72%) Bash Shell
3 2 (0.72%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.36%) C++
4 1 (0.36%) Perl
4 1 (0.36%) VBA
4 1 (0.36%) X++
Qualifications
1 10 (3.60%) ISEB
2 4 (1.44%) Degree
3 3 (1.08%) CISM
3 3 (1.08%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.72%) CISA
4 2 (0.72%) CISSP
4 2 (0.72%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
4 2 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.36%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.32%) QA
2 5 (1.80%) Data Quality
3 2 (0.72%) FATCA
3 2 (0.72%) SEPA
4 1 (0.36%) Basel III
4 1 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.36%) SDET
System Software
1 3 (1.08%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.72%) Cygwin
Systems Management
1 3 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (2.88%) Microsoft
2 5 (1.80%) IBM
3 4 (1.44%) HP
3 4 (1.44%) Teradata
4 2 (0.72%) Avaya
4 2 (0.72%) Informatica
4 2 (0.72%) Pega
4 2 (0.72%) Planview
4 2 (0.72%) Verint
5 1 (0.36%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.36%) Cisco
5 1 (0.36%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.36%) Imperva
5 1 (0.36%) IronPort
5 1 (0.36%) Oracle
5 1 (0.36%) SAP
5 1 (0.36%) TSYS
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