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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 24 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 92 89 80
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -9
Contract jobs citing Replication 3 1 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.063% 0.79%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.66% 0.25% 3.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 6
Median daily rate £442 - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £355 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.40% -5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £18.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -31.81%
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
453 396 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.39% 25.00% 25.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 195 190
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £242
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 7 9
Median hourly rate £31.66 £17.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+80.90% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.03 £11.53 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.36 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+18.63% -12.19%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 22 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Replication.

1 5 (100.00%) SQL
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
1 5 (100.00%) BMC
2 3 (60.00%) IBM
2 3 (60.00%) CICS
2 3 (60.00%) RACF
2 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) REXX
2 3 (60.00%) OS/2
2 3 (60.00%) zOS
2 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
2 3 (60.00%) OMEGAMON
3 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) MAINVIEW
3 2 (40.00%) Unix
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) Linux
3 2 (40.00%) Change Management
3 2 (40.00%) Banking

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (60.00%) CICS
1 3 (60.00%) WebSphere
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) DB2
General
1 2 (40.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) DBA
2 3 (60.00%) DB2 DBA
2 3 (60.00%) DB2 Support
2 3 (60.00%) Production DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) Linux Administrator
3 2 (40.00%) SQL DBA
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) OS/2
1 3 (60.00%) zOS
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Unix
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Change Management
1 2 (40.00%) Incident Management
1 2 (40.00%) Non-Functional Testing
1 2 (40.00%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) SQL
2 3 (60.00%) REXX
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (60.00%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (40.00%) MAINVIEW
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) BMC
2 3 (60.00%) CA
2 3 (60.00%) IBM