The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 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
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 53 38 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +5
Contract jobs citing Retail 4 20 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 0.72% 3.26% 2.89%
As % of the General category 2.15% 8.70% 7.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 15
Median daily rate £425 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.76% -7.14%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £415
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £14.00 £25.54
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -45.17%

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

General Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
General category
186 230 312
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.27% 37.52% 39.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 115 180
Median daily rate £359 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £168 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Median hourly rate £49.64 - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £22.69
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +43.23%

Retail
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Retail
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

Retail
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Retail Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

Retail
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Retail.

1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Android
2 7 (43.75%) Android Development
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
3 6 (37.50%) Android Studio
3 6 (37.50%) Finance
4 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
4 4 (25.00%) Banking
5 3 (18.75%) EPoS
5 3 (18.75%) Project Management
6 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
6 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
7 1 (6.25%) SaaS
7 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
7 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
7 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
7 1 (6.25%) Release Management
7 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
7 1 (6.25%) TDD
7 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
7 1 (6.25%) Document Management
7 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
7 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
7 1 (6.25%) Migration
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Scrum
7 1 (6.25%) Maximo

Retail
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow 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 1 (6.25%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) SaaS
Development Applications
1 6 (37.50%) Android Studio
2 1 (6.25%) Axure RP
2 1 (6.25%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (37.50%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Banking
2 4 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (50.00%) Developer
2 7 (43.75%) Android Developer
3 3 (18.75%) IT Manager
3 3 (18.75%) IT Project Manager
3 3 (18.75%) Project Manager
4 2 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Test Leader
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Cloud Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) EPoS Business Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Java Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Scala Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (6.25%) Test Analyst
5 1 (6.25%) Visual Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (18.75%) EPoS
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 1 (6.25%) Smartphone
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Android
2 1 (6.25%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (43.75%) Android Development
2 7 (43.75%) Front End Development
3 3 (18.75%) Project Management
4 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (12.50%) Integration Testing
4 2 (12.50%) System Integration Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Asset Management
5 1 (6.25%) BDD
5 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) Data Integration
5 1 (6.25%) Document Management
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Regression Testing
5 1 (6.25%) Release Management
5 1 (6.25%) SDLC
5 1 (6.25%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (6.25%) TDD
5 1 (6.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (6.25%) IBM