Period
to 17 February 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 17 February 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
17 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 77 83
Rank change year-on-year +9 +6 0
Contract jobs citing Retail 21 6 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 1.79% 0.57% 0.68%
As % of the General category 5.71% 1.81% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 8
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -16.67% +28.57%
10th Percentile £319 £350 £262
90th Percentile £425 £425 £509
Scotland median daily rate £400 £373 £388
% change year-on-year +7.38% -3.87% -3.73%
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 368 331 598
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 31.43% 31.40% 40.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 154 311
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -9.68%
10th Percentile £300 £216 £193
90th Percentile £500 £475 £488
Scotland median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +2.50% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 5
Glasgow median hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.67% +127.27% -48.84%
10th Percentile £13.74 £21.33 £12.61
90th Percentile £40.80 £54.71 £46.48
Scotland median hourly rate £30.00 £36.75 £33.86
% change year-on-year -18.37% +8.55% +7.48%

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 February 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 17 February 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 12 (57.14%) Java
1 12 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 12 (57.14%) Selenium
1 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 12 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
2 11 (52.38%) Zephyr
2 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
2 11 (52.38%) Gherkin
2 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) Appium
2 11 (52.38%) Confluence
2 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
2 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
2 11 (52.38%) JIRA
2 11 (52.38%) DSL
2 11 (52.38%) CRM
2 11 (52.38%) Eclipse
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (9.52%) SQL
4 2 (9.52%) .NET
5 1 (4.76%) Oracle
5 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
5 1 (4.76%) SAP
5 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) OO

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 11 (52.38%) Confluence
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Communications & Networking
1 11 (52.38%) DSL
2 1 (4.76%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.76%) Hadoop
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (57.14%) Selenium
2 11 (52.38%) Appium
2 11 (52.38%) Cucumber
2 11 (52.38%) Eclipse
2 11 (52.38%) Jenkins
2 11 (52.38%) JIRA
2 11 (52.38%) Zephyr
3 1 (4.76%) Protractor
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (52.38%) Automation Tester
1 11 (52.38%) Tester
2 4 (19.05%) Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Business Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Business Project Manager
3 3 (14.29%) Developer
3 3 (14.29%) Project Analyst
4 1 (4.76%) .NET Developer
4 1 (4.76%) Cabling Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Change Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Communications Manager
4 1 (4.76%) DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (4.76%) Project Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Python Developer
4 1 (4.76%) SQL DBA
4 1 (4.76%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (4.76%) Test Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (52.38%) Gherkin
2 2 (9.52%) .NET
3 1 (4.76%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.76%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET
3 1 (4.76%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (4.76%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (52.38%) User Experience
2 1 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.76%) Chip and PIN
2 1 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Credit Risk
2 1 (4.76%) Derivative
2 1 (4.76%) EPoS
2 1 (4.76%) Market Risk
2 1 (4.76%) OTC Derivatives
2 1 (4.76%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Regression Testing
1 12 (57.14%) Scenario Testing
1 12 (57.14%) Test Automation
1 12 (57.14%) Test Scripting
2 11 (52.38%) CRM
2 11 (52.38%) User Acceptance Testing
3 3 (14.29%) Business Analysis
3 3 (14.29%) Project Management
4 2 (9.52%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Data Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Database Tuning
5 1 (4.76%) Integration Testing
5 1 (4.76%) MVC
5 1 (4.76%) OO
5 1 (4.76%) OOD
5 1 (4.76%) Physics
5 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
5 1 (4.76%) SOA
5 1 (4.76%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (57.14%) Java
2 2 (9.52%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) C++
3 1 (4.76%) Python
3 1 (4.76%) T-SQL
3 1 (4.76%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Vendors
1 1 (4.76%) Capita
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle
1 1 (4.76%) SAP