Period
to 29 November 2020

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 29 November 2020 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Retailing
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
29 Nov 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 59 82 96
Rank change year-on-year +23 +14 +34
Contract jobs citing Retail 6 26 40
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.75% 1.33% 1.40%
As % of the General category 1.12% 2.17% 2.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 20
Median daily rate £100 £400 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -75.00% -15.79% +31.94%
Scotland median daily rate £375 £350 £426
% change year-on-year +7.14% -17.89% +31.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £14.73 £9.81
% change year-on-year - +50.10% -

Retail is in the General Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 536 1,198 1,677
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 67.25% 61.15% 58.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 535 782
Median daily rate £425 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £208 £240 £235
90th Percentile £575 £600 £563
Scotland median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 9 12
Median hourly rate £12.25 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -65.00% - +191.67%
10th Percentile £12.13 £16.23 £12.58
90th Percentile £30.48 £52.50 £44.27
Median hourly rate £30.00 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year +33.33% -10.00% +31.58%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Retail as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh.

Daily rate trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 29 November 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh.

Hourly rate trend for Retail in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 November 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Retail also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Retail.

1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 3 (50.00%) Analytics
2 3 (50.00%) User Experience
3 2 (33.33%) Product Roadmap
3 2 (33.33%) Backlog Management
3 2 (33.33%) Sprint Backlog
3 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 2 (33.33%) Product Management
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Scrum
4 1 (16.67%) Legal
4 1 (16.67%) Publishing
4 1 (16.67%) Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) OOP
4 1 (16.67%) EPoS
4 1 (16.67%) Project Management
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) REST
4 1 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (16.67%) Data Migration
4 1 (16.67%) Data Integration
4 1 (16.67%) Computer Science

Retail
Co-occurring 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:

Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Postman
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (50.00%) Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Corporate Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (16.67%) Legal
3 1 (16.67%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 1 (16.67%) Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Field Engineer
1 1 (16.67%) IT Manager
1 1 (16.67%) IT Programme Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Java Developer
1 1 (16.67%) Product Manager
1 1 (16.67%) Product Owner
1 1 (16.67%) Programme Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) User Experience
2 1 (16.67%) Algorithms
2 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (16.67%) Data Structures
2 1 (16.67%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) EPoS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) Analytics
1 3 (50.00%) Wealth Management
2 2 (33.33%) Backlog Management
2 2 (33.33%) Product Management
2 2 (33.33%) Product Roadmap
2 2 (33.33%) Scrum
2 2 (33.33%) Sprint Backlog
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) User Stories
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) API Development
3 1 (16.67%) Content Strategy
3 1 (16.67%) Creative Thinking
3 1 (16.67%) Iteration Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Iteration Retrospective
3 1 (16.67%) Microservices
3 1 (16.67%) Sprint Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Sprint Retrospective
3 1 (16.67%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Java 8