The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Bedford region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Bedford region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 9 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Replication 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 2.86% - -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 7.14% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.35 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
Bedford
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
14 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedford 40.00% 14.29% 14.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 2 1
Average daily rate £258 £168 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.73% -35.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 1
Average hourly rate £15.00 £19.39 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.64% -54.37%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Replication
Bedfordshire

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Replication across the Bedford region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Bedford

Replication
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Bedford

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Replication also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Replication.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Bedford by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedford region citing Replication also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) LoadRunner
General
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Analysis
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Test Strategy
1 1 (100.00%) Non-Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) VMware