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 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 71 68 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Replication 14 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.96% 0.34% 0.57%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.95% 1.59% 2.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 1
Average daily rate
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£450 £250 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+80.00% -25.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
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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
354 252 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 24.26% 21.21% 22.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 118 92
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £231 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £485
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 5
Average hourly rate £22.14 £16.50 £12.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.15% +37.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.95 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.95 £17.50 £12.42
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 13 (52.00%) SAN
3 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 12 (48.00%) Migration
4 11 (44.00%) SCCM
4 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
5 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 10 (40.00%) NAS
5 10 (40.00%) VMware
5 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 7 (28.00%) SMTP
6 7 (28.00%) Lotus
6 7 (28.00%) IBM Notes
6 7 (28.00%) Lotus Domino
6 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 7 (28.00%) SCOM
6 7 (28.00%) Office 365
6 7 (28.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 7 (28.00%) MobileIron
6 7 (28.00%) Email Migration
7 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Management
7 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
7 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
7 6 (24.00%) Windows
7 6 (24.00%) SQL
7 6 (24.00%) Oracle
7 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
8 5 (20.00%) Firewall
8 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 14 (56.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (28.00%) IBM Notes
2 7 (28.00%) Lotus Domino
2 7 (28.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 2 (8.00%) CICS
5 1 (4.00%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (28.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (52.00%) SAN
2 10 (40.00%) NAS
3 7 (28.00%) SMTP
4 5 (20.00%) Firewall
5 4 (16.00%) WAN
5 4 (16.00%) LAN
6 1 (4.00%) SMS
6 1 (4.00%) SNA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle Database
2 3 (12.00%) DB2
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) PowerBuilder
General
1 2 (8.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Analyst
1 7 (28.00%) Messaging Analyst
2 5 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (16.00%) Operations Manager
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
4 3 (12.00%) DBA
4 3 (12.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 2 (8.00%) IT Operations Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Centre Architect
5 2 (8.00%) IT Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Architect
5 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 1 (4.00%) PowerBuilder Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Data Manager
6 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Migration Consultant
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase DBA
6 1 (4.00%) Technical Specialist
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Middleware
2 1 (4.00%) ISPF
2 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) iPad
1 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Storage
2 3 (12.00%) Clustering
3 2 (8.00%) Mainframe
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (24.00%) Windows
2 3 (12.00%) zOS
3 2 (8.00%) UNIX
3 2 (8.00%) AIX
4 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 12 (48.00%) Migration
2 7 (28.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 7 (28.00%) Email Migration
3 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (24.00%) Business Continuity
4 5 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V3
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL V2
5 2 (8.00%) ITIL
5 2 (8.00%) Coaching
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Scrum
6 1 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (4.00%) Data Management
6 1 (4.00%) Network Design
6 1 (4.00%) Database Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
6 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
2 6 (24.00%) SQL
3 2 (8.00%) C
4 1 (4.00%) REXX
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (8.00%) MCSE
3 2 (8.00%) CCNA
3 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (8.00%) MCTS
3 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (24.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (4.00%) RACF
4 1 (4.00%) SRDF
Systems Management
1 11 (44.00%) SCCM
2 7 (28.00%) SCOM
2 7 (28.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.00%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 10 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 10 (40.00%) VMware
2 7 (28.00%) MobileIron
2 7 (28.00%) Lotus
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
4 4 (16.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Apple
4 4 (16.00%) IBM
5 3 (12.00%) Veritas
5 3 (12.00%) Veeam
6 1 (4.00%) EMC
6 1 (4.00%) Sybase
6 1 (4.00%) SAP