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 6 May 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 91 83 61
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -22
Contract jobs citing Replication 3 2 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.20% 0.14% 1.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.61% 0.57% 6.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 8
Median daily rate £463 £408 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.49% -1.21%
UK excluding London median daily rate £355 £333 £345
% change year-on-year
+6.30% -3.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -50.28%
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
488 351 298
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.51% 23.80% 23.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 257 199 156
Median daily rate £425 £373 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.09% -0.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £203 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £496 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 15 10
Median hourly rate £22.00 £38.25 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-42.48% +53.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £19.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+15.78% -7.31%

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 6 May 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 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 6 (42.86%) IBM
4 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) Clustering
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
5 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
5 4 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
5 4 (28.57%) zOS
5 4 (28.57%) RACF
5 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
5 4 (28.57%) DB2
5 4 (28.57%) BMC
5 4 (28.57%) CA
5 4 (28.57%) REXX
6 3 (21.43%) OS/2
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Law
6 3 (21.43%) PKI
6 3 (21.43%) CICS
7 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
7 2 (14.29%) Microservices
7 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (14.29%) REST
7 2 (14.29%) IaaS
7 2 (14.29%) Network Design

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 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) CICS
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (14.29%) DDNS
1 2 (14.29%) DNS
1 2 (14.29%) Firewall
1 2 (14.29%) Internet
1 2 (14.29%) WAN
2 1 (7.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 4 (28.57%) DB2
General
1 10 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (57.14%) DBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL DBA
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server DBA
3 3 (21.43%) DB2 DBA
3 3 (21.43%) DB2 Support
3 3 (21.43%) Production DBA
4 2 (14.29%) Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
4 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Active Directory Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) Consultant
5 1 (7.14%) DB2 Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Mainframe Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) Programmer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) Middleware
1 2 (14.29%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Clustering
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 4 (28.57%) Mainframe
3 3 (21.43%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 4 (28.57%) zOS
2 3 (21.43%) OS/2
2 3 (21.43%) Windows
3 2 (14.29%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Microservices
2 2 (14.29%) Network Design
2 2 (14.29%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 5 (35.71%) T-SQL
3 4 (28.57%) REXX
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) RACF
2 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) OMEGAMON
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 4 (28.57%) BMC
2 4 (28.57%) CA
3 2 (14.29%) Cisco
3 2 (14.29%) EMC
3 2 (14.29%) Google
3 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle
3 2 (14.29%) Teradata