The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 83 72 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Replication 10 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.70% 0.52% 0.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.54% 2.05% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 4 0
Average daily rate £330 £450 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.66% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £395
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%
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
Scotland

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

Miscellaneous Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
394 342 268
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.77% 25.17% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 191 126
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £260 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 3
Average hourly rate £41.50 £16.00 £14.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+159.37% +11.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 6 (54.55%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
3 5 (45.45%) Clustering
3 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
3 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
4 3 (27.27%) PKI
4 3 (27.27%) Law
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
4 3 (27.27%) IBM
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Internet
5 2 (18.18%) EMC
5 2 (18.18%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) DNS
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Service Management
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Teradata
5 2 (18.18%) Middleware
5 2 (18.18%) DDNS
5 2 (18.18%) Microservices
5 2 (18.18%) Network Design
5 2 (18.18%) Unix
5 2 (18.18%) Google
5 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh 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 (9.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (18.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) DDNS
1 2 (18.18%) DNS
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
1 2 (18.18%) Internet
1 2 (18.18%) WAN
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (9.09%) DB2
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) DBA
1 5 (45.45%) SQL DBA
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server DBA
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 2 (18.18%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) DB2 Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) DB2 Systems Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe Systems Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) Programmer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) Middleware
1 2 (18.18%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Clustering
1 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
2 3 (27.27%) PKI
3 1 (9.09%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Unix
3 1 (9.09%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (18.18%) Load Balancing
2 2 (18.18%) Microservices
2 2 (18.18%) Network Design
2 2 (18.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (54.55%) SQL
2 5 (45.45%) T-SQL
3 1 (9.09%) REXX
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) RACF
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) IBM
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco
2 2 (18.18%) EMC
2 2 (18.18%) Google
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle
2 2 (18.18%) Teradata
3 1 (9.09%) BMC
3 1 (9.09%) CA