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 4 September 2015 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 89 66 54
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -12
Contract jobs citing Replication 3 12 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.18% 1.01% 1.10%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.64% 4.11% 4.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 1
Average daily rate
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£381 £233 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+63.97% -51.05%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
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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
466 292 291
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 27.62% 24.62% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 147 124
Average daily rate £400 £380 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £167 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £600 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 8 5
Average hourly rate £16.50 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+26.92% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.00 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.50 £42.50 £18.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

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 25 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Legal
2 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) Banking
3 1 (33.33%) Network Security
3 1 (33.33%) VBScript
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Legal
1 2 (66.67%) Publishing
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 2 (66.67%) Infrastructure Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Project Manager
2 1 (33.33%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) Data Migration
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (66.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
1 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix