Period
to 12 December 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 12 December 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
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 86 75 92
Rank change year-on-year -11 +17 -11
Contract jobs citing Retail 11 11 9
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 0.87% 0.96% 0.55%
As % of the General category 2.63% 2.69% 1.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 9 6
Glasgow median daily rate £350 £370 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.41% -17.78% -30.77%
10th Percentile £173 £105 £356
90th Percentile £374 £438 £531
Scotland median daily rate £325 £394 £325
% change year-on-year -17.46% +21.15% -27.78%
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 418 409 725
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 33.02% 35.66% 43.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 198 190 378
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +10.71% -8.50%
10th Percentile £300 £225 £240
90th Percentile £525 £475 £475
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 10 12
Glasgow median hourly rate £28.80 £30.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +90.48% -35.05%
10th Percentile £13.75 £13.73 £12.35
90th Percentile £35.00 £51.18 £55.00
Scotland median hourly rate £29.40 £31.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year -5.92% -0.79% +53.66%

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 12 December 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 12 December 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 3 (27.27%) Project Management
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
2 2 (18.18%) Fault Management
2 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
2 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 2 (18.18%) Broadband
2 2 (18.18%) .NET
3 1 (9.09%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) ATM
3 1 (9.09%) C#
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
3 1 (9.09%) VB
3 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
3 1 (9.09%) EPoS
3 1 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
3 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Games
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
3 1 (9.09%) VB6
3 1 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) CSS3

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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Broadband
1 2 (18.18%) Radio Access Network
2 1 (9.09%) ATM
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Protractor
1 1 (9.09%) Selenium
General
1 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Games
2 1 (9.09%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Business Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Business Project Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Project Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Project Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Developer
4 1 (9.09%) Communications Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Engagement Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 1 (9.09%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) IT Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Change Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Project Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Support Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Test Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Test Automation Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) Test Specialist
4 1 (9.09%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) CSS3
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Chip and PIN
1 1 (9.09%) EPoS
1 1 (9.09%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Business Analysis
1 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 2 (18.18%) Fault Management
2 2 (18.18%) Scenario Testing
2 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
3 1 (9.09%) E-Commerce
3 1 (9.09%) Front End Development
3 1 (9.09%) Multivariate Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Regression Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) Test Automation
3 1 (9.09%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Waterfall
3 1 (9.09%) Web Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) C#
1 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
1 1 (9.09%) VB
1 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
1 1 (9.09%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) MiFID
1 1 (9.09%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) FNZ