The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Cheltenham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 1 May 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 17 31 22
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -9
Contract jobs citing Replication 2 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 2.22% 0.68% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 9.09% 3.85% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Average daily rate £300 - £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £337 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.58% -3.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.88 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -52.05%
Replication
Gloucestershire

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

Miscellaneous Category
Cheltenham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
22 26 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheltenham 24.44% 17.57% 26.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 12
Average daily rate £425 £419 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.49% +39.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £375 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £450 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £16.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.75 £18.90 £20.21
% change year-on-year
+15.07% -6.45%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Cheltenham

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
3 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XSD
3 1 (33.33%) XSLT
3 1 (33.33%) UML
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) OLTP
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 1 (33.33%) W3C
3 1 (33.33%) Thin Client

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Cheltenham 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Application Server
1 1 (33.33%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (33.33%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (33.33%) OLTP
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (33.33%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Mercurial
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
1 1 (33.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared DBA
1 2 (66.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Middleware
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle Fusion
1 1 (33.33%) XML
1 1 (33.33%) XML Schema
1 1 (33.33%) XSD
1 1 (33.33%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Fat Client
1 1 (33.33%) Thin Client
1 1 (33.33%) W3C
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) High Availability
2 2 (66.67%) Business Continuity
2 2 (66.67%) Database Tuning
2 2 (66.67%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) BPEL
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (33.33%) Data Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) Defect Management
3 1 (33.33%) Dimensional Modelling
3 1 (33.33%) ETL
3 1 (33.33%) Issue Tracking
3 1 (33.33%) Logical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) OOD
3 1 (33.33%) Physical Data Model
3 1 (33.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (33.33%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) PL/SQL
3 1 (33.33%) XPath
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) Data Quality
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (33.33%) Data Guard
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Oracle Flashback
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Oracle