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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 24 August 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 125 140 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 1 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.043% 0.061% -
As % of the System Software category 0.40% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £230 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £251
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +49.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
249 277 256
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 10.81% 8.47% 9.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 113 147
Median daily rate £310 £300 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £138 £178 £115
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £451 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £345 £315
% change year-on-year
+1.44% +9.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 20 9
Median hourly rate £41.25 £17.50 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+135.71% +45.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £14.50 £10.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £23.50 £17.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +3.03%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing DFS Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow - 1 - -
DFS Replication
UK

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DFS 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 Scotland region with a requirement for DFS Replication.

1 17 (100.00%) Windows
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 14 (82.35%) Firewall
4 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 12 (70.59%) Office 365
5 12 (70.59%) Migration
6 11 (64.71%) Kerberos
6 11 (64.71%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
7 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
8 2 (11.76%) LDAP
9 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
9 1 (5.88%) DHCP
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
9 1 (5.88%) MCSE
9 1 (5.88%) Oracle
9 1 (5.88%) ITIL
9 1 (5.88%) Unix
9 1 (5.88%) VMware
9 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
9 1 (5.88%) OpenView
9 1 (5.88%) HP
9 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (5.88%) SAN
9 1 (5.88%) CA
9 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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 (5.88%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 13 (76.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (70.59%) Office 365
3 1 (5.88%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 15 (88.24%) DNS
2 14 (82.35%) Firewall
3 11 (64.71%) Kerberos
4 2 (11.76%) LDAP
5 1 (5.88%) DHCP
5 1 (5.88%) NAS
5 1 (5.88%) SAN
General
1 1 (5.88%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Active Directory Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Design Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) PKI
2 1 (5.88%) Private Cloud
2 1 (5.88%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (88.24%) Windows Server
3 1 (5.88%) Unix
3 1 (5.88%) Windows 2000
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (70.59%) Migration
2 1 (5.88%) High Availability
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL
2 1 (5.88%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (5.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) SC Cleared
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) MCSE
2 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 17 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) Hyper-V
2 1 (5.88%) UAG
2 1 (5.88%) vCloud
2 1 (5.88%) VMware ESX
2 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (5.88%) HP Data Protector
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (5.88%) OpenView
1 1 (5.88%) SCCM
1 1 (5.88%) SCOM
1 1 (5.88%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) CA
1 1 (5.88%) HP
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft
1 1 (5.88%) Opsware
1 1 (5.88%) Oracle
1 1 (5.88%) VMware