Period
to 17 October 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Retail in contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Retail over the 6 months to 17 October 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 > Glasgow
6 months to
17 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 79 50 56
Rank change year-on-year -29 +6 +25
Contract jobs citing Retail 21 43 44
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.56% 3.43% 2.57%
As % of the General category 4.76% 8.62% 5.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 29 32
Glasgow median daily rate £370 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.50% +1.27% -38.04%
10th Percentile £313 £323 £308
90th Percentile £436 £475 £525
Scotland median daily rate £388 £403 £400
% change year-on-year -3.73% +0.63% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Glasgow median hourly rate - - £14.00
Scotland median hourly rate - - £14.00

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

All General Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for common skills 441 499 818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 32.74% 39.82% 47.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 265 421
Glasgow median daily rate £410 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.81% +3.33% -
10th Percentile £300 £225 £263
90th Percentile £550 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -5.78%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 8 14
Glasgow median hourly rate £13.75 £22.25 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.20% -17.59% -16.92%
10th Percentile £13.73 £12.95 £12.35
90th Percentile £34.60 £41.60 £67.25
Scotland median hourly rate £28.80 £20.75 £30.00
% change year-on-year +38.80% -30.83% +150.00%

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

Job postings citing Retail as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Glasgow.

Job vacancy trend for Retail in Glasgow

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Retail in Glasgow

Retail
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Glasgow

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Retail in Glasgow over the 6 months to 17 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Retail in Glasgow

Retail
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Retail in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (23.81%) SQL
4 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
5 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
5 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
5 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
5 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
6 2 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
6 2 (9.52%) User Experience
6 2 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
6 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
6 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
6 2 (9.52%) QA
6 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
6 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
6 2 (9.52%) Scrum
6 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (9.52%) Web Services
6 2 (9.52%) .NET
6 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
6 2 (9.52%) SAS
6 2 (9.52%) Broadband
6 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence

Retail
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.52%) SAS
2 1 (4.76%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 2 (9.52%) Broadband
1 2 (9.52%) Radio Access Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (4.76%) BODI
2 1 (4.76%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (4.76%) DataStage
2 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
2 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Git (software)
1 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
1 1 (4.76%) JMeter
1 1 (4.76%) JUnit
1 1 (4.76%) Mockito
1 1 (4.76%) Protractor
1 1 (4.76%) Selenium
1 1 (4.76%) Xcode
General
1 9 (42.86%) Finance
2 8 (38.10%) Banking
3 6 (28.57%) Retail Banking
4 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
5 1 (4.76%) Games
5 1 (4.76%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (4.76%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
2 7 (33.33%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) iOS Developer
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Data Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Banking Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Business Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Business Project Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Change Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Communications Manager
5 1 (4.76%) Implementation Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Project Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) SAS Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Data Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (4.76%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) .NET
1 2 (9.52%) Web Services
2 1 (4.76%) Ajax
2 1 (4.76%) Apache Camel
2 1 (4.76%) Core Data
2 1 (4.76%) CSS
2 1 (4.76%) CSS3
2 1 (4.76%) HTML
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) jQuery
2 1 (4.76%) React
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
2 1 (4.76%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.52%) User Experience
3 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (4.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.76%) Android
1 1 (4.76%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (23.81%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (14.29%) iOS Development
3 3 (14.29%) Test Automation
3 3 (14.29%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (9.52%) Data Modelling
4 2 (9.52%) Fault Management
4 2 (9.52%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (9.52%) Scenario Testing
4 2 (9.52%) Scrum
4 2 (9.52%) Test Scripting
4 2 (9.52%) Waterfall
5 1 (4.76%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.76%) Code Coverage
5 1 (4.76%) Project Management
5 1 (4.76%) Regression Testing
5 1 (4.76%) SEO
5 1 (4.76%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 5 (23.81%) SQL
2 3 (14.29%) Apple Swift
2 3 (14.29%) Objective-C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
3 1 (4.76%) VB
3 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.76%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
2 1 (4.76%) GDPR
2 1 (4.76%) MiFID
2 1 (4.76%) PSD2
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Cognos
1 1 (4.76%) FNZ
1 1 (4.76%) IBM
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) MicroStrategy
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) Sybase