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 3 months to 22 June 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
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 53 40 55
Rank change year-on-year -13 +15  
Contract jobs citing Retail 8 31 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.21% 4.41% 2.40%
As % of the General category 3.54% 11.40% 4.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 19 14
Median daily rate £331 £413 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -19.69% +13.40%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £325 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £455 £432
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £21.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -23.80% +27.27%  

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 Glasgow with a requirement for common skills.

General Skills
Glasgow
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for common skills 226 272 461
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 34.14% 38.69% 50.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 166 243
Median daily rate £388 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.97% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.12% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Median hourly rate £13.75 £11.00 £39.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -71.79%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +20.00% +11.11%  

Retail
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Glasgow 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 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 3 months to 22 June 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 22 June 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 6 (54.55%) Finance
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
2 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) HTML
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) CSS
4 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
4 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
5 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) User Experience
5 1 (9.09%) JMeter
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Scrum
5 1 (9.09%) Maximo
5 1 (9.09%) Web Design
5 1 (9.09%) Web Services
5 1 (9.09%) OOP
5 1 (9.09%) OO
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
5 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
5 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
5 1 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (9.09%) Microsoft

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 1 (9.09%) Mule
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) RDBMS
1 1 (9.09%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) JMeter
1 1 (9.09%) JUnit
1 1 (9.09%) Mockito
General
1 6 (54.55%) Banking
1 6 (54.55%) Finance
2 4 (36.36%) Retail Banking
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
3 1 (9.09%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Developer
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
2 2 (18.18%) IT Manager
2 2 (18.18%) IT Project Manager
2 2 (18.18%) Project Manager
3 1 (9.09%) Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Change Analyst
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Cloud Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior Java Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Test Manager
3 1 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Web Designer
3 1 (9.09%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) Ajax
2 1 (9.09%) Apache Camel
2 1 (9.09%) J2EE
2 1 (9.09%) Spring
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (9.09%) User Experience
2 1 (9.09%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (18.18%) Asset Management
2 2 (18.18%) iOS Development
2 2 (18.18%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Web Development
3 1 (9.09%) BDD
3 1 (9.09%) Code Coverage
3 1 (9.09%) Data Integration
3 1 (9.09%) Fund Accounting
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) OO
3 1 (9.09%) OOP
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Test Management
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) SQL
2 2 (18.18%) Apple Swift
2 2 (18.18%) Objective-C
3 1 (9.09%) Java
3 1 (9.09%) PHP
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) HP
1 1 (9.09%) IBM
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) Oracle
1 1 (9.09%) Sybase
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