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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Retailing
Scotland / Glasgow
Rank 44 45 45
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.21% 1.90% 2.48%
As % of the General category 3.82% 4.96% 6.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 8 10
Median daily rate £375 £393 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.45% +13.76%
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £405 £413
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -1.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £14.00 £13.86
% change year-on-year
- +1.01%

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
157 262 295
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 31.65% 38.36% 40.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 139 150
Median daily rate £388 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £203 £139 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £475 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 1
Median hourly rate £38.00 £33.71 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% +110.68%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £32.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.92% +30.00%

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 18 January 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 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Android
2 9 (50.00%) Android Development
3 8 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 7 (38.89%) Android Studio
4 7 (38.89%) Finance
5 4 (22.22%) Banking
5 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
6 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (16.67%) EPoS
7 2 (11.11%) Project Management
7 2 (11.11%) OOP
7 2 (11.11%) OO
7 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
7 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
8 1 (5.56%) SDLC
8 1 (5.56%) User Experience
8 1 (5.56%) Presales
8 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Content Management
8 1 (5.56%) Release Management
8 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
8 1 (5.56%) BDD
8 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
8 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
8 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
8 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
8 1 (5.56%) Big Data

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.56%) Big Data
1 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (38.89%) Android Studio
2 2 (11.11%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.56%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (38.89%) Finance
2 4 (22.22%) Banking
2 4 (22.22%) Retail Banking
3 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (55.56%) Developer
2 9 (50.00%) Android Developer
3 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Business Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) IT Manager
4 2 (11.11%) IT Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Project Manager
4 2 (11.11%) Test Leader
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Agile Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Data Architect
5 1 (5.56%) Designer
5 1 (5.56%) EPoS Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Java Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Java Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Lead Test Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Retail Business Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Scala Developer
5 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Visual Designer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) EPoS
2 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (5.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (5.56%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Android
2 1 (5.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (72.22%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (50.00%) Android Development
3 8 (44.44%) Front End Development
4 3 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (11.11%) Business Analysis
5 2 (11.11%) Integration Testing
5 2 (11.11%) OO
5 2 (11.11%) OOP
5 2 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (11.11%) System Integration Testing
6 1 (5.56%) Analytics
6 1 (5.56%) BDD
6 1 (5.56%) Data Governance
6 1 (5.56%) Enterprise Content Management
6 1 (5.56%) Presales
6 1 (5.56%) Release Management
6 1 (5.56%) Scrum
6 1 (5.56%) SDLC
6 1 (5.56%) Test Strategy
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.56%) Java
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 1 (5.56%) Capita