The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Fife. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 3 months to 28 April 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 / Fife
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 10 8 -
Rank change year-on-year -2 -  
Contract jobs citing Retail 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Fife 3.33% 7.41% -
As % of the General category 33.33% 16.67% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 0
Median daily rate £313 £160 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +95.31% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year +23.07% -32.46%  

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 Fife with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Fife
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 3 12 22
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Fife 10.00% 44.44% 48.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 0
Median daily rate £400 £355 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.67% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +5.00% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £34.00 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +4.61%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.75 £29.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +2.58% +16.00%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Fife

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Fife 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 Fife

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Fife

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Fife

Retail
Contract Job Locations in Fife

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Retail within the Fife region over the 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Dunfermline -6 1 £313 +95.31%
Retail
Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 Fife region with a requirement for Retail.

1 1 (100.00%) Python
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing

Retail
Co-occurring 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:

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Tester
1 1 (100.00%) Test Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Tester
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automation Testing
1 1 (100.00%) BDD
1 1 (100.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Manual Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Python