The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge 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 Cambridge 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 - 38 46
Contract jobs citing Replication 0 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 1.83% 1.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 6.60% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Average daily rate - £313 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.87%
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
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
69 106 125
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 18.96% 27.68% 26.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 26 63
Average daily rate £320 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £166 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 15
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £47.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £15.65 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £45.65 £50.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Replication
Cambridgeshire

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

Replication
Top 15 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) BCP
1 6 (100.00%) AWK
1 6 (100.00%) Bourne shell
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (83.33%) sed
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) Advertising

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge 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.

General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) DBA
1 2 (33.33%) Sybase DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) UNIX
1 6 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 6 (100.00%) BCP
1 6 (100.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C
1 6 (100.00%) Perl
1 6 (100.00%) SQL
1 6 (100.00%) T-SQL
1 6 (100.00%) AWK
1 6 (100.00%) Bourne shell
2 5 (83.33%) sed
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Sybase