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 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank 14 10 14
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +4
Contract jobs citing Retail 98 180 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 8.40% 10.76% 8.97%
As % of the General category 16.01% 15.86% 18.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 133 65
Median daily rate £425 £390 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.97% -13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £630
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £16.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year
+181.25% +18.51%
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
612 1135 575
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 52.44% 67.84% 47.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 571 293
Median daily rate £425 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £290 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 8 6
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £10.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% +95.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £24.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +4.34%

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 27 August 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 27 August 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.

1 219 (86.56%) Banking
2 191 (75.49%) Retail Banking
3 149 (58.89%) Finance
4 61 (24.11%) Migration
5 58 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
6 49 (19.37%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (15.42%) Business Analysis
8 31 (12.25%) Data Centre
9 28 (11.07%) Law
10 25 (9.88%) Project Management
11 20 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
11 20 (7.91%) Credit Risk
12 18 (7.11%) SQL
13 17 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 16 (6.32%) SAS
15 15 (5.93%) ITIL
16 14 (5.53%) PRINCE2
16 14 (5.53%) MS Excel
16 14 (5.53%) MS Project
16 14 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
16 14 (5.53%) Test Scripting
17 13 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
18 12 (4.74%) MS Office
18 12 (4.74%) Test Strategy
19 11 (4.35%) Test Planning
19 11 (4.35%) SharePoint
19 11 (4.35%) MS Visio
19 11 (4.35%) Programme Management
20 10 (3.95%) Risk Management
21 9 (3.56%) Defect Management

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 16 (6.32%) SAS
2 11 (4.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 14 (5.53%) MS Excel
1 14 (5.53%) MS Project
2 13 (5.14%) MS PowerPoint
3 12 (4.74%) MS Office
4 11 (4.35%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.19%) Open Workbench
5 3 (1.19%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.19%) Primavera
2 1 (0.40%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.40%) Hyperion Planning
2 1 (0.40%) IntelliMatch
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle Assets
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.40%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 5 (1.98%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.98%) Intranet
2 3 (1.19%) Internet
2 3 (1.19%) LAN
2 3 (1.19%) WAN
3 2 (0.79%) Firewall
3 2 (0.79%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.40%) DMZ
4 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 1 (0.40%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 1 (0.40%) NetScaler
4 1 (0.40%) Network Security
4 1 (0.40%) SAN
4 1 (0.40%) SMS
4 1 (0.40%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (5.53%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Database
3 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 5 (1.98%) JIRA
2 1 (0.40%) LoadRunner
General
1 219 (86.56%) Banking
2 191 (75.49%) Retail Banking
3 149 (58.89%) Finance
4 28 (11.07%) Law
5 5 (1.98%) Legal
5 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
6 4 (1.58%) Back Office
6 4 (1.58%) Investment Banking
7 3 (1.19%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.79%) Billing
8 2 (0.79%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
9 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 114 (45.06%) Analyst
2 56 (22.13%) Business Analyst
3 50 (19.76%) Project Manager
4 21 (8.30%) Banking Analyst
4 21 (8.30%) Test Manager
5 17 (6.72%) Architect
6 16 (6.32%) Financial Analyst
7 15 (5.93%) IT Manager
7 15 (5.93%) Test Analyst
8 13 (5.14%) Change Analyst
8 13 (5.14%) Credit Analyst
8 13 (5.14%) PMO Analyst
8 13 (5.14%) Senior Manager
9 12 (4.74%) Programme Manager
9 12 (4.74%) Senior Analyst
10 11 (4.35%) Risk Analyst
10 11 (4.35%) Solutions Architect
11 10 (3.95%) IT Analyst
12 9 (3.56%) Service Analyst
13 8 (3.16%) Senior Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.40%) CSS
1 1 (0.40%) HTML
1 1 (0.40%) Java EE
1 1 (0.40%) Middleware
1 1 (0.40%) RESTful
1 1 (0.40%) SOAP
1 1 (0.40%) Web Services
1 1 (0.40%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 49 (19.37%) Analytical Skills
2 31 (12.25%) Data Centre
3 20 (7.91%) Credit Risk
4 5 (1.98%) User Experience
5 4 (1.58%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.58%) Mainframe
5 4 (1.58%) SWIFT
6 2 (0.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 2 (0.79%) Mobile App
6 2 (0.79%) Online Banking
7 1 (0.40%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.40%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (0.40%) EPoS
7 1 (0.40%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.40%) PKI
7 1 (0.40%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 3 (1.19%) Unix
2 2 (0.79%) Windows
3 1 (0.40%) Android
3 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.40%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (24.11%) Migration
2 58 (22.92%) Stakeholder Management
3 39 (15.42%) Business Analysis
4 25 (9.88%) Project Management
5 20 (7.91%) Agile Software Development
6 17 (6.72%) User Acceptance Testing
7 15 (5.93%) ITIL
8 14 (5.53%) PRINCE2
8 14 (5.53%) Test Scripting
9 12 (4.74%) Test Strategy
10 11 (4.35%) Programme Management
10 11 (4.35%) Test Planning
11 10 (3.95%) Risk Management
12 9 (3.56%) Anti-Money Laundering
12 9 (3.56%) Data Migration
12 9 (3.56%) Defect Management
12 9 (3.56%) GAP Analysis
12 9 (3.56%) Test Management
13 8 (3.16%) Continuous Improvement
13 8 (3.16%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.11%) SQL
2 2 (0.79%) C
3 1 (0.40%) Java
3 1 (0.40%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.40%) X++
Qualifications
1 5 (1.98%) Degree
2 4 (1.58%) ISEB
2 4 (1.58%) ISTQB
3 3 (1.19%) CISM
3 3 (1.19%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (1.19%) PMP
3 3 (1.19%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (0.79%) CISA
4 2 (0.79%) CISSP
5 1 (0.40%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.58%) QA
1 4 (1.58%) SEPA
2 2 (0.79%) SLA
3 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (0.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.40%) KVM
2 1 (0.40%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (1.98%) TeamSite
2 3 (1.19%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 8 (3.16%) Microsoft
1 8 (3.16%) Teradata
2 4 (1.58%) HP
2 4 (1.58%) Planview
3 3 (1.19%) Niku
3 3 (1.19%) Oracle
4 2 (0.79%) Avaya
4 2 (0.79%) IBM
4 2 (0.79%) TSYS
4 2 (0.79%) Verint
5 1 (0.40%) CheckPoint
5 1 (0.40%) Citrix
5 1 (0.40%) F5
5 1 (0.40%) Fortinet
5 1 (0.40%) Hyperion
5 1 (0.40%) Informatica
5 1 (0.40%) Prolexic
5 1 (0.40%) SAP
5 1 (0.40%) Twitter
5 1 (0.40%) VMware
Edinburgh, Midlothian
TDA Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Bonus +On-call
Posted: 2 days ago