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 28 February 2017 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 87 82
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -5
Contract jobs citing Replication 3 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.36% 0.42% 0.30%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.11% 1.50% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 2
Median daily rate - £330 £404
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -18.31%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £374
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +1.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-40.19% +60.62%

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
270 399 326
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.95% 28.18% 24.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 157 188 183
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £282 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £528 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 6
Median hourly rate £52.17 £41.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +159.37%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £24.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-27.08% +33.33%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 (55.56%) Windows
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
2 4 (44.44%) Clustering
2 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 4 (44.44%) DHCP
2 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 2 (22.22%) Degree
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (22.22%) QA
3 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
3 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
3 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (22.22%) MCITP
3 2 (22.22%) VoIP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet

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 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) DHCP
1 4 (44.44%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Internet
2 2 (22.22%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) RDBMS
1 2 (22.22%) Relational Database
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (11.11%) Azure SQL Database
2 1 (11.11%) MongoDB
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 4 (44.44%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Engineer
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Systems Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Active Directory Specialist
2 2 (22.22%) DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
2 2 (22.22%) SQL DBA
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Administrator
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (11.11%) Windows Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) PKI
2 2 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (22.22%) Capacity Management
2 2 (22.22%) Data Protection
2 2 (22.22%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Security Patching
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (55.56%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) Degree
1 2 (22.22%) MCDBA
1 2 (22.22%) MCITP
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (22.22%) QA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
1 5 (55.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 5 (55.56%) Microsoft
1 5 (55.56%) VMware
2 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 1 (11.11%) CA