Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 100 86 74
Rank change year-on-year -14 -12 +23
Contract jobs citing Retail 19 11 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.06% 0.84% 1.57%
As % of the General category 3.49% 2.42% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 10
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £331 £288
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% +15.22% -11.88%
10th Percentile £311 £220 £105
90th Percentile £485 £378 £476
Scotland median daily rate £400 £338 £375
% change year-on-year +18.52% -10.00% +21.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £10.20 - -
Scotland median hourly rate £9.31 - -

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 544 455 519
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 30.26% 34.71% 40.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 304 202 284
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £389 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.89% +3.67% -
10th Percentile £282 £263 £220
90th Percentile £538 £525 £475
Scotland median daily rate £424 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.00% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 6 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £15.00 £21.28 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -29.49% +51.96% -56.92%
10th Percentile £10.32 £13.75 £11.90
90th Percentile £35.00 £31.65 £29.70
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £28.80 £22.00
% change year-on-year -45.31% +30.91% -26.67%

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 21 August 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 21 August 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 10 (52.63%) Java
2 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (31.58%) NHS
4 6 (31.58%) PMO
5 5 (26.32%) Spring
5 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
5 5 (26.32%) Oracle
5 5 (26.32%) JIRA
5 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
5 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
5 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
5 5 (26.32%) Confluence
5 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
5 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
6 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
6 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
6 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
6 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
6 4 (21.05%) Jetty
6 4 (21.05%) Selenium
6 4 (21.05%) TDD
6 4 (21.05%) Scrum
6 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
6 4 (21.05%) CRM
6 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
6 4 (21.05%) DSL
6 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
6 4 (21.05%) Digital Transformation Programme

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 5 (26.32%) Confluence
2 4 (21.05%) Jetty
3 3 (15.79%) JBoss
3 3 (15.79%) Tomcat
3 3 (15.79%) WebLogic
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (5.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) DSL
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) VLAN
2 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (26.32%) Hadoop
2 5 (26.32%) NoSQL
3 3 (15.79%) Couchbase
3 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
3 3 (15.79%) MySQL
3 3 (15.79%) RDBMS
3 3 (15.79%) Redis
3 3 (15.79%) Relational Database
3 3 (15.79%) Riak
4 2 (10.53%) Big Data
5 1 (5.26%) IBM InfoSphere
5 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
5 1 (5.26%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Cucumber
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
2 4 (21.05%) Appium
2 4 (21.05%) Eclipse
2 4 (21.05%) Jenkins
2 4 (21.05%) Selenium
2 4 (21.05%) Zephyr
3 3 (15.79%) Vagrant
4 1 (5.26%) Git (software)
4 1 (5.26%) GitLab
4 1 (5.26%) Gradle
4 1 (5.26%) JBehave
4 1 (5.26%) JMeter
4 1 (5.26%) Mockito
4 1 (5.26%) SoapUI
4 1 (5.26%) SonarQube
4 1 (5.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
1 2 (10.53%) Manufacturing
1 2 (10.53%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
2 1 (5.26%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 11 (57.89%) Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Automation Tester
2 4 (21.05%) Developer in Test
2 4 (21.05%) Java Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Test Automation Developer
2 4 (21.05%) Tester
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 1 (5.26%) Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Business Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Magento Developer
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) SQL Data Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Taleo Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Architect
5 1 (5.26%) Test Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Test Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Spring
2 4 (21.05%) Gherkin
3 3 (15.79%) Hibernate
3 3 (15.79%) HTML
3 3 (15.79%) JPA
4 2 (10.53%) AngularJS
4 2 (10.53%) HTML5
4 2 (10.53%) Middleware
4 2 (10.53%) Node.js
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) Dropwizard
5 1 (5.26%) FreeMarker
5 1 (5.26%) J2EE
5 1 (5.26%) Java EE
5 1 (5.26%) SOAP
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Boot
5 1 (5.26%) Spring Cloud
5 1 (5.26%) Web Services
5 1 (5.26%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 4 (21.05%) User Experience
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Motivation
4 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
4 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (31.58%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (26.32%) E-Commerce
3 5 (26.32%) Test Automation
3 5 (26.32%) User Acceptance Testing
4 4 (21.05%) CRM
4 4 (21.05%) Digital Transformation Programme
4 4 (21.05%) Regression Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Scenario Testing
4 4 (21.05%) Scrum
4 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 4 (21.05%) Test Scripting
5 3 (15.79%) BDD
5 3 (15.79%) Deployment Automation
5 3 (15.79%) ETL
5 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
6 2 (10.53%) Open Source
6 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
7 1 (5.26%) Network Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) Java
2 4 (21.05%) JavaScript
3 2 (10.53%) Python
3 2 (10.53%) SQL
4 1 (5.26%) Java 8
4 1 (5.26%) PHP
4 1 (5.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) DV Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (31.58%) PMO
2 2 (10.53%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Docker
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (15.79%) Ansible
1 3 (15.79%) Cobbler
1 3 (15.79%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (15.79%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Oracle
2 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) F5
3 1 (5.26%) Juniper
3 1 (5.26%) Palo Alto
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) Talend
3 1 (5.26%) VMware