The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 29 September 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
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 104 113 101
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Contract jobs citing Replication 17 23 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.78% 0.72% 1.12%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 2.35% 4.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 10 22
Median daily rate £325 £363 £321
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.34% +12.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £321 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £453 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.82% -
Replication
UK

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

Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
789 979 773
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 36.26% 30.57% 28.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 474 477 426
Median daily rate £345 £370 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £225 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £488 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 31 24
Median hourly rate £40.00 £16.25 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+146.15% +3.04%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.10 £12.35 £10.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.20 £47.69 £38.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland region citing Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 2016.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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 Replication within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
Renfrewshire -11 12 £333 -26.11%
Glasgow -4 2 £270 -20.00% 2
Stirling - 2 - -
Edinburgh +12 1 - -
Replication
UK

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Replication.

1 29 (55.77%) DNS
2 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
3 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
4 20 (38.46%) Kerberos
4 20 (38.46%) Windows
4 20 (38.46%) LDAP
4 20 (38.46%) PKI
4 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
5 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
5 17 (32.69%) X.500
5 17 (32.69%) SQL
6 15 (28.85%) Linux
7 14 (26.92%) HP
8 13 (25.00%) Unix
9 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
9 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
10 11 (21.15%) DHCP
11 9 (17.31%) HTTP
11 9 (17.31%) MCP
11 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
11 9 (17.31%) DB2
11 9 (17.31%) Migration
11 9 (17.31%) MCTS
11 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
12 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
12 8 (15.38%) VMware
12 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
13 7 (13.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 7 (13.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
13 7 (13.46%) Clustering

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 6 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2003
1 6 (11.54%) MS Exchange
1 6 (11.54%) SharePoint
1 6 (11.54%) WebSphere
2 5 (9.62%) OpenStack
3 3 (5.77%) CICS
3 3 (5.77%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (5.77%) IIS
3 3 (5.77%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (3.85%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) lighttpd
4 2 (3.85%) nginx
Applications
1 6 (11.54%) MS Office
1 6 (11.54%) MS Project
2 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.85%) Office 365
1 2 (3.85%) Virtual Private Cloud
2 1 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 29 (55.77%) DNS
2 20 (38.46%) Kerberos
2 20 (38.46%) LDAP
3 17 (32.69%) X.500
4 11 (21.15%) DHCP
5 9 (17.31%) HTTP
6 5 (9.62%) NAS
6 5 (9.62%) SAN
6 5 (9.62%) SSL
7 4 (7.69%) Internet
8 3 (5.77%) Firewall
8 3 (5.77%) FTP
8 3 (5.77%) SMTP
8 3 (5.77%) SNMP
8 3 (5.77%) SSH
9 2 (3.85%) IPv4
9 2 (3.85%) IPv6
9 2 (3.85%) Network Security
10 1 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
10 1 (1.92%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) DB2
1 9 (17.31%) SQL Server
2 3 (5.77%) DTS
2 3 (5.77%) OLAP
2 3 (5.77%) OLTP
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (3.85%) MySQL
3 2 (3.85%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.92%) MariaDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.77%) Fiddler
1 3 (5.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (3.85%) Subversion
General
1 3 (5.77%) Banking
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 16 (30.77%) Active Directory Engineer
2 8 (15.38%) DBA
3 7 (13.46%) Administrator
3 7 (13.46%) Build Engineer
4 6 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Developer
5 5 (9.62%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (9.62%) Windows Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) DB2 DBA
6 4 (7.69%) SQL DBA
7 3 (5.77%) Consultant
7 3 (5.77%) DB2 Support
7 3 (5.77%) Production DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Active Directory Consultant
8 2 (3.85%) Development DBA
8 2 (3.85%) Linux Administrator
8 2 (3.85%) Server Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Software Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) SQL Developer
9 1 (1.92%) Unix Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.77%) .NET
1 3 (5.77%) ASP.NET
1 3 (5.77%) CSS
1 3 (5.77%) HTML
1 3 (5.77%) Regular Expression
1 3 (5.77%) Web Services
1 3 (5.77%) XML
2 2 (3.85%) Django
2 2 (3.85%) LAMP
2 2 (3.85%) LAPP Stack
2 2 (3.85%) Laravel
2 2 (3.85%) LEMP Stack
2 2 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 20 (38.46%) PKI
2 12 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 7 (13.46%) Clustering
3 7 (13.46%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (7.69%) HP Storage
5 3 (5.77%) Mainframe
6 2 (3.85%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.92%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 15 (28.85%) Linux
3 13 (25.00%) Unix
4 9 (17.31%) Windows Server
5 8 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (7.69%) AIX
7 3 (5.77%) Debian
7 3 (5.77%) OS/2
7 3 (5.77%) SUSE
7 3 (5.77%) zOS
8 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.92%) Android
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (17.31%) Migration
2 7 (13.46%) Server Building
2 7 (13.46%) Unit Testing
3 6 (11.54%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (9.62%) High Availability
4 5 (9.62%) Server Virtualisation
5 3 (5.77%) Change Management
5 3 (5.77%) Database Tuning
5 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.77%) E-Commerce
5 3 (5.77%) ETL
5 3 (5.77%) ETL Development
5 3 (5.77%) Incident Management
5 3 (5.77%) Non-Functional Testing
5 3 (5.77%) Performance Tuning
6 2 (3.85%) Asset Management
6 2 (3.85%) Identity Management
6 2 (3.85%) Network Design
6 2 (3.85%) Software Engineering
6 2 (3.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 17 (32.69%) SQL
2 4 (7.69%) Perl
2 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 4 (7.69%) Python
2 4 (7.69%) T-SQL
3 3 (5.77%) Bash Shell
3 3 (5.77%) C#
3 3 (5.77%) JavaScript
3 3 (5.77%) PHP
3 3 (5.77%) REXX
3 3 (5.77%) Shell Script
4 1 (1.92%) Korn
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 17 (32.69%) SC Cleared
3 12 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (17.31%) MCP
4 9 (17.31%) MCTS
5 3 (5.77%) MCSE
6 2 (3.85%) BPSS Clearance
6 2 (3.85%) Degree
7 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 28 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 8 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.77%) RACF
4 1 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.92%) Veritas File System
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 7 (13.46%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (5.77%) OMEGAMON
2 3 (5.77%) Perfmon
3 2 (3.85%) Cacti
3 2 (3.85%) MAINVIEW
3 2 (3.85%) Munin
3 2 (3.85%) Nagios
4 1 (1.92%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.92%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (51.92%) Microsoft
2 14 (26.92%) HP
3 8 (15.38%) VMware
4 7 (13.46%) Altiris
5 6 (11.54%) IBM
6 5 (9.62%) 3PAR
6 5 (9.62%) BMC
6 5 (9.62%) EMC
7 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
8 3 (5.77%) CA
9 1 (1.92%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.92%) Cisco
9 1 (1.92%) CommVault
9 1 (1.92%) Sophos
9 1 (1.92%) Veritas