The table below looks at the statistics for DFS Replication skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 8 February 2016 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
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank - 120 -
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland - 0.074% -
As % of the System Software category - 0.87% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £325 -
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
DFS Replication
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

System Software Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
251 230 233
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 9.84% 8.52% 10.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 116 77
Average daily rate £335 £347 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.59% -0.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £161 £194 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £435 £451 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £307
% change year-on-year
- +14.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 16
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.08% -29.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.25 £15.90 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
- +3.22%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DFS Replication across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

DFS Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DFS Replication across the Scotland region.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

DFS Replication
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing DFS 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 DFS Replication.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing DFS 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 DFS Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) VMware