The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 57 49 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing Replication 3 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.44% 1.31% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.61% 5.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £386 £400
% change year-on-year
-5.50% -3.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.33% -3.22%
Replication
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
186 155 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 27.47% 25.37% 23.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 79 75
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £186 £175 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £450 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 5
Average hourly rate £14.00 £18.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.32% +27.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £9.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £26.00 £16.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Replication across the Birmingham region.

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Replication across the Birmingham region.

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle
3 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (20.00%) High Availability
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Banking
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (20.00%) Data Security
4 1 (20.00%) Security Management
4 1 (20.00%) Finance
4 1 (20.00%) Migration

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (20.00%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (20.00%) Banking
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Database Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Sybase DBA
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architect
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (20.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (20.00%) Data Security
3 1 (20.00%) Database Tuning
3 1 (20.00%) High Availability
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Analysis
3 1 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (20.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) SQL
1 3 (60.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (20.00%) Sybase