The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Fife region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 31 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
31 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Retailing
Rank - 13 6
Contract jobs citing Retail 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife - 1.69% 5.26%
As % of the General category - 2.27% 33.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £230 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -47.84%
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £401
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -0.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.75 £16.50 £12.96
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +27.31%
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 Fife region.

General Category
Fife
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
5 44 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Fife 17.24% 74.58% 15.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 1
Median daily rate £303 £321 £440
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.76% -27.04%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Median hourly rate - £40.38 £11.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +267.09%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.83 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-22.57% +14.80%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Fife

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Fife

Retail
Top 22 Related IT Skills in Fife

For the 6 months to 31 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 Fife region with a requirement for Retail.

1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
1 2 (100.00%) KANA IQ
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Fife 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (100.00%) KANA IQ
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior
1 2 (100.00%) Junior Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Junior JavaScript Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 1 (50.00%) HTML Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (50.00%) Junior Web Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) Ajax
1 2 (100.00%) CSS
1 2 (100.00%) CSS3
1 2 (100.00%) HTML
1 2 (100.00%) HTML5
1 2 (100.00%) jQuery
1 2 (100.00%) JSON
1 2 (100.00%) Sass
1 2 (100.00%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (100.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) Data Architecture
1 2 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 2 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 2 (100.00%) Knowledge Management
1 2 (100.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 2 (100.00%) SQL