Period
to 23 May 2018

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 23 May 2018 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
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 81 76 83
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +2
Contract jobs citing Retail 29 6 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.88% 0.53% 0.94%
As % of the General category 6.53% 1.47% 2.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 5 6
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £325 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +23.08% -18.75% +14.29%
10th Percentile £325 £202 £240
90th Percentile £435 £375 £481
Scotland median daily rate £400 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +23.08% -7.14% +3.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £10.20 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £10.20 - -

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 444 408 476
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 28.72% 36.04% 37.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 250 174 263
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £359 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.50% +2.50% -6.67%
10th Percentile £300 £211 £213
90th Percentile £503 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.25% - +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -25.33% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £32.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year -50.78% -5.88% +16.56%

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 23 May 2018.

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 23 May 2018, 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 Glasgow region with a requirement for Retail.

1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 16 (55.17%) JIRA
2 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
2 16 (55.17%) Confluence
2 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
3 15 (51.72%) Apple iOS
3 15 (51.72%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (51.72%) Selenium
3 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
3 15 (51.72%) CRM
3 15 (51.72%) Eclipse
3 15 (51.72%) DSL
3 15 (51.72%) Regression Testing
3 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
3 15 (51.72%) Gherkin
3 15 (51.72%) Appium
3 15 (51.72%) Zephyr
3 15 (51.72%) User Experience
3 15 (51.72%) Scenario Testing
4 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (17.24%) NHS
5 5 (17.24%) PMO
6 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 4 (13.79%) Oracle
6 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
7 3 (10.34%) Scrum
7 3 (10.34%) MySQL
7 3 (10.34%) NoSQL

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 16 (55.17%) Confluence
2 2 (6.90%) Jetty
2 2 (6.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 1 (3.45%) JBoss
3 1 (3.45%) Tomcat
3 1 (3.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.45%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 15 (51.72%) DSL
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (20.69%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (13.79%) Hadoop
3 3 (10.34%) MySQL
3 3 (10.34%) NoSQL
3 3 (10.34%) RDBMS
3 3 (10.34%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.90%) Big Data
5 1 (3.45%) Couchbase
5 1 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 1 (3.45%) Redis
5 1 (3.45%) Riak
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (55.17%) Cucumber
1 16 (55.17%) JIRA
2 15 (51.72%) Appium
2 15 (51.72%) Eclipse
2 15 (51.72%) Jenkins
2 15 (51.72%) Selenium
2 15 (51.72%) Zephyr
3 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 1 (3.45%) GitLab
3 1 (3.45%) Gradle
3 1 (3.45%) JBehave
3 1 (3.45%) JMeter
3 1 (3.45%) Mockito
3 1 (3.45%) SoapUI
3 1 (3.45%) SonarQube
3 1 (3.45%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.45%) Vagrant
General
1 1 (3.45%) Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
1 1 (3.45%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Automation Tester
1 15 (51.72%) Tester
2 10 (34.48%) Developer
3 5 (17.24%) Developer in Test
3 5 (17.24%) Test Automation Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (6.90%) Business Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Java Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Business Project Manager
6 1 (3.45%) IT Support Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Java Technical Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Lead Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Java Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL DBA
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Server DBA
6 1 (3.45%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (51.72%) Gherkin
2 3 (10.34%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.90%) Middleware
3 2 (6.90%) Node.js
3 2 (6.90%) Spring
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
4 1 (3.45%) .NET Framework
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.45%) CSS
4 1 (3.45%) Entity Framework
4 1 (3.45%) FreeMarker
4 1 (3.45%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.45%) HTML
4 1 (3.45%) J2EE
4 1 (3.45%) Java EE
4 1 (3.45%) JPA
4 1 (3.45%) SOAP
4 1 (3.45%) Web Services
4 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (51.72%) User Experience
2 5 (17.24%) NHS
3 2 (6.90%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.45%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Data Centre
4 1 (3.45%) Derivative
4 1 (3.45%) Market Risk
4 1 (3.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.45%) OTC Derivatives
4 1 (3.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 15 (51.72%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (55.17%) Test Automation
2 15 (51.72%) CRM
2 15 (51.72%) Regression Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Scenario Testing
2 15 (51.72%) Test Scripting
2 15 (51.72%) User Acceptance Testing
3 6 (20.69%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (17.24%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
6 3 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
6 3 (10.34%) Scrum
6 3 (10.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (6.90%) Open Source
7 2 (6.90%) SOA
7 2 (6.90%) TDD
8 1 (3.45%) Data Modelling
8 1 (3.45%) ETL
8 1 (3.45%) OOD
8 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.45%) UML
Programming Languages
1 19 (65.52%) Java
2 3 (10.34%) Python
3 2 (6.90%) JavaScript
3 2 (6.90%) SQL
4 1 (3.45%) C++
4 1 (3.45%) PHP
4 1 (3.45%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) DV Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) PMO
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Docker
1 1 (3.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (3.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Ansible
1 1 (3.45%) Cobbler
1 1 (3.45%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.45%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (13.79%) Oracle
2 3 (10.34%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Capita
3 1 (3.45%) Cisco
3 1 (3.45%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Palo Alto
3 1 (3.45%) Red Hat
3 1 (3.45%) SAP
3 1 (3.45%) VMware