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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 105 92 97
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +5
Contract jobs citing Replication 18 27 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.65% 1.11% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.75% 5.02% 2.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 1
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£325 £415 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.68% +18.57%
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £349
% change year-on-year
- +7.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.88 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+2.41% -22.50%
Replication
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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
654 538 511
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.66% 22.14% 24.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 382 262 254
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £250 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £476 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 13 15
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £13.09
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +18.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.39 £10.37
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.20 £32.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Replication across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 February 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow 0 6 £303 -6.92% 1
Edinburgh -10 3 £404 -7.65%
Dundee - - - -
North Lanarkshire - - - -
Replication
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Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing 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 Replication.

1 21 (43.75%) Windows
1 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
3 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 18 (37.50%) SAN
4 17 (35.42%) SQL
5 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 16 (33.33%) VMware
6 15 (31.25%) SCCM
6 15 (31.25%) DNS
6 15 (31.25%) HP
7 14 (29.17%) NAS
7 14 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
8 13 (27.08%) Oracle
9 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
10 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
11 9 (18.75%) SCOM
11 9 (18.75%) Firewall
11 9 (18.75%) DHCP
11 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
12 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
12 8 (16.67%) Migration
12 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
12 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
13 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
13 7 (14.58%) IIS
13 7 (14.58%) Web Services

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland region citing 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 Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (25.00%) MS Exchange
2 7 (14.58%) IIS
3 5 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2003
4 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
5 3 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Office
2 5 (10.42%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.08%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 18 (37.50%) SAN
2 15 (31.25%) DNS
3 14 (29.17%) NAS
4 9 (18.75%) Firewall
4 9 (18.75%) DHCP
5 6 (12.50%) HTTP
5 6 (12.50%) SSL
6 5 (10.42%) LAN
6 5 (10.42%) WAN
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (8.33%) Cisco ISE
8 3 (6.25%) X.500
8 3 (6.25%) Fibre Channel
8 3 (6.25%) LDAP
8 3 (6.25%) Kerberos
9 2 (4.17%) IPsec
10 1 (2.08%) Internet
10 1 (2.08%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.58%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.17%) DB2
3 2 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (12.50%) Fiddler
1 6 (12.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (2.08%) Finance
1 1 (2.08%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (16.67%) Consultant
2 6 (12.50%) Architect
2 6 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 4 (8.33%) Support Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.33%) Administrator
3 4 (8.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (8.33%) Build Engineer
3 4 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Technical Design Authority
4 3 (6.25%) EMC Storage Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Storage Consultant
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support
4 3 (6.25%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
4 3 (6.25%) DBA
4 3 (6.25%) Desktop Support
4 3 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (14.58%) Web Services
2 6 (12.50%) .NET
2 6 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.25%) Flash
3 3 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 8 (16.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 6 (12.50%) PKI
3 5 (10.42%) Clustering
4 4 (8.33%) iPad
5 3 (6.25%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.08%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 21 (43.75%) Windows
2 10 (20.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.33%) Android
6 1 (2.08%) zOS
6 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (16.67%) Migration
2 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity
2 8 (16.67%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (12.50%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (10.42%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Service Management
6 3 (6.25%) Validation
7 2 (4.17%) Unit Testing
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V3
7 2 (4.17%) ITIL V2
7 2 (4.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (4.17%) Coaching
7 2 (4.17%) Data Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (2.08%) Network Design
8 1 (2.08%) Change Management
8 1 (2.08%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (35.42%) SQL
2 9 (18.75%) PowerShell
3 6 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (8.33%) VBScript
5 2 (4.17%) VB
5 2 (4.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (4.17%) C
5 2 (4.17%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (39.58%) Security Cleared
2 18 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.25%) MCTS
4 2 (4.17%) Degree
4 2 (4.17%) MCSE
4 2 (4.17%) CCNA
4 2 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.08%) MCP
5 1 (2.08%) VCP4
System Software
1 21 (43.75%) Active Directory
2 16 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.25%) SRDF
5 2 (4.17%) RACF
6 1 (2.08%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
6 1 (2.08%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (31.25%) SCCM
2 9 (18.75%) SCOM
3 4 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 4 (8.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 16 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 16 (33.33%) VMware
2 15 (31.25%) HP
3 13 (27.08%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Cisco
4 4 (8.33%) IBM
4 4 (8.33%) CommVault
4 4 (8.33%) NetApp
4 4 (8.33%) Veritas
4 4 (8.33%) Altiris
4 4 (8.33%) Apple
4 4 (8.33%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.25%) Sophos
5 3 (6.25%) EMC
5 3 (6.25%) Brocade
5 3 (6.25%) Veeam
5 3 (6.25%) 3PAR
6 1 (2.08%) Red Hat
6 1 (2.08%) Dell
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