The first 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 24 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 Birmingham 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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 55 45 -
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -
Contract jobs citing Replication 2 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 1.00% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.74% 5.49% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate £363 £275 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.81% -
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 £35.20 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
115 91 82
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.07% 18.16% 13.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 50 44
Average daily rate £270 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.92% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £90 £238 £204
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £474 £498
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 8
Average hourly rate £30.50 £14.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+117.85% -1.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.80 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.50 £32.95 £19.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £20.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-7.50% -20.00%
Replication
West Midlands

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 24 April 2014, 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 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) DBA
1 1 (33.33%) Storage Specialist
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) ITIL
1 1 (33.33%) ERP
1 1 (33.33%) Change Management
1 1 (33.33%) Resource Management
1 1 (33.33%) Release Management
1 1 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 1 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) ServiceCenter
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle
1 1 (33.33%) SAP
1 1 (33.33%) Cisco
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) HP
1 1 (33.33%) EMC
1 1 (33.33%) NetApp
1 1 (33.33%) JD Edwards