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 3 months to 27 March 2017 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
3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 29 11 12
Rank change year-on-year -18 +1  
Contract jobs citing Retail 48 169 141
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 5.35% 11.12% 9.69%
As % of the General category 10.67% 18.31% 18.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 135 107
Median daily rate £425 £459 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.40% +14.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £350 £283
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £615 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £415 £410
% change year-on-year +2.40% +1.21%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £13.13 £19.25
% change year-on-year +52.38% -31.81%  

Retail is in the common skills category. The next 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.

General Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 450 923 769
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 50.11% 60.72% 52.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 456 395
Median daily rate £425 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £325 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £600 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 9
Median hourly rate £47.23 £31.00 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +52.35% +210.00%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £31.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -12.90% +24.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Edinburgh citing Retail as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the General category.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Edinburgh over the 3 months to 27 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Edinburgh

Retail
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Retail.

1 75 (92.59%) Banking
2 68 (83.95%) Retail Banking
3 41 (50.62%) Finance
4 26 (32.10%) Migration
5 21 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
6 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (13.58%) Project Management
8 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
9 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
10 8 (9.88%) ETL
10 8 (9.88%) SAS
10 8 (9.88%) Teradata
10 8 (9.88%) Cloudera
10 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
11 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
11 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 6 (7.41%) Scrum
12 5 (6.17%) Web Services
12 5 (6.17%) ITIL
12 5 (6.17%) Test Strategy
12 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
12 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
13 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
13 4 (4.94%) Test Management
13 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
13 4 (4.94%) Big Data
13 4 (4.94%) TSYS
13 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
13 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
13 4 (4.94%) SQL

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:

Application Platforms
1 8 (9.88%) SAS
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Airflow
2 2 (2.47%) Apache Spark
2 2 (2.47%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (3.70%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (2.47%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.23%) MS Office
3 1 (1.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.47%) Amazon S3
2 2 (2.47%) Office 365
3 1 (1.23%) GitHub
3 1 (1.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (2.47%) Internet
2 1 (1.23%) ATM
2 1 (1.23%) Firewall
2 1 (1.23%) Intranet
2 1 (1.23%) LAN
2 1 (1.23%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.11%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.17%) Hadoop
3 4 (4.94%) Big Data
3 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 4 (4.94%) SQL Server
4 3 (3.70%) Apache Hive
4 3 (3.70%) Impala
5 2 (2.47%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (2.47%) Data Lake
5 2 (2.47%) HBase
5 2 (2.47%) OLAP
6 1 (1.23%) MySQL
6 1 (1.23%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.23%) PowerCenter
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 1 (1.23%) Appium
1 1 (1.23%) Cucumber
1 1 (1.23%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.23%) GitLab
1 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
1 1 (1.23%) Mockito
1 1 (1.23%) Selenium
General
1 75 (92.59%) Banking
2 68 (83.95%) Retail Banking
3 41 (50.62%) Finance
4 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.23%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 30 (37.04%) Analyst
2 15 (18.52%) Business Analyst
3 13 (16.05%) Project Manager
4 11 (13.58%) IT Manager
5 10 (12.35%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (12.35%) Test Manager
6 8 (9.88%) Senior Business Analyst
7 6 (7.41%) Payments Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Architect
8 5 (6.17%) Delivery Manager
8 5 (6.17%) Payments Business Analyst
8 5 (6.17%) Senior Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Consultant
9 4 (4.94%) Data Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Finance Manager
9 4 (4.94%) Migration Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Senior Payments Business Analyst
9 4 (4.94%) Solutions Architect
9 4 (4.94%) Test Analyst
10 3 (3.70%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.17%) Web Services
2 2 (2.47%) IBM Integration Bus
2 2 (2.47%) Kafka
2 2 (2.47%) Middleware
2 2 (2.47%) WebSphere MQ
3 1 (1.23%) .NET
3 1 (1.23%) ASP.NET
3 1 (1.23%) JSON
3 1 (1.23%) RESTful
3 1 (1.23%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.70%) Taxonomies
3 2 (2.47%) Credit Risk
3 2 (2.47%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.47%) Data Structures
4 1 (1.23%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.23%) Online Banking
4 1 (1.23%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 4 (4.94%) Linux
2 3 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.47%) Unix
4 1 (1.23%) Debian
4 1 (1.23%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (32.10%) Migration
2 21 (25.93%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (16.05%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (13.58%) Project Management
5 10 (12.35%) User Acceptance Testing
6 8 (9.88%) ETL
7 6 (7.41%) Scrum
7 6 (7.41%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 5 (6.17%) Data Architecture
8 5 (6.17%) ITIL
8 5 (6.17%) Test Strategy
9 4 (4.94%) Business Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) Data Management
9 4 (4.94%) Data Migration
9 4 (4.94%) Data Modelling
9 4 (4.94%) Requirements Analysis
9 4 (4.94%) Test Management
10 3 (3.70%) Analytics
10 3 (3.70%) Master Data Management
10 3 (3.70%) Ontologies
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.94%) SQL
2 2 (2.47%) Perl
2 2 (2.47%) R
2 2 (2.47%) Scala
3 1 (1.23%) C#
3 1 (1.23%) Delphi
3 1 (1.23%) Java
3 1 (1.23%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (2.47%) CISM
1 2 (2.47%) CISSP
2 1 (1.23%) ISEB
2 1 (1.23%) ISTQB
2 1 (1.23%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (1.23%) Six Sigma Black Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.47%) PMO
1 2 (2.47%) QA
2 1 (1.23%) COBIT
2 1 (1.23%) FINREP
2 1 (1.23%) GDPR
2 1 (1.23%) IFRS
2 1 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.23%) MiFID
System Software
1 2 (2.47%) HDFS
2 1 (1.23%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (2.47%) Hadoop YARN
1 2 (2.47%) Oozie
2 1 (1.23%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.23%) Puppet
2 1 (1.23%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 8 (9.88%) Cloudera
1 8 (9.88%) Teradata
2 4 (4.94%) TSYS
3 3 (3.70%) Microsoft
3 3 (3.70%) Oracle
4 2 (2.47%) Cisco
4 2 (2.47%) IBM
4 2 (2.47%) Red Hat
4 2 (2.47%) SAP
5 1 (1.23%) Informatica
5 1 (1.23%) Planview
Edinburgh, Midlothian
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