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 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 91 88 100
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +12
Contract jobs citing Replication 29 38 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 1.49% 1.34% 1.06%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.22% 4.04% 3.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 17 15
Median daily rate £340 £325 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.61% -12.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £284 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £481
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £24.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year
- +71.42%
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
687 941 761
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.23% 33.29% 26.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 408 487 398
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £160 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £481 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £385 £363
% change year-on-year
-0.64% +6.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 29 21
Median hourly rate £42.00 £36.00 £15.77
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +128.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.54 £12.94 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £46.10 £32.15
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.94 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-2.87% +14.70%

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 10 December 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 10 December 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 -5 11 £320 +3.22%
Edinburgh +19 6 £400 -3.61%
Glasgow -1 5 £335 -21.17%
Stirling - 3 - -
West Lothian - 2 £325 -
Dundee - 1 £275 -
Strathclyde - 1 - -
Replication
UK

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 24 (61.54%) DNS
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 23 (58.97%) PKI
3 18 (46.15%) X.500
3 18 (46.15%) LDAP
3 18 (46.15%) Kerberos
4 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
5 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
5 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (25.64%) Windows
7 10 (25.64%) MCP
7 10 (25.64%) MCTS
8 9 (23.08%) SQL
9 7 (17.95%) Finance
9 7 (17.95%) VMware
10 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
10 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
11 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
11 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (12.82%) DHCP
11 5 (12.82%) Migration
11 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
12 4 (10.26%) Linux
12 4 (10.26%) Oracle
12 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
12 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
13 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
13 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning

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 3 (7.69%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 24 (61.54%) DNS
2 18 (46.15%) Kerberos
2 18 (46.15%) LDAP
2 18 (46.15%) X.500
3 5 (12.82%) DHCP
4 3 (7.69%) Internet
5 2 (5.13%) HTTP
5 2 (5.13%) SAN
5 2 (5.13%) SSL
6 1 (2.56%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (2.56%) iSCSI
6 1 (2.56%) SSH
6 1 (2.56%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.56%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 3 (7.69%) RDBMS
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.56%) DB2
5 1 (2.56%) DTS
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
5 1 (2.56%) OLAP
5 1 (2.56%) OLTP
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Fiddler
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 7 (17.95%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
Job Titles
1 18 (46.15%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Administrator
2 5 (12.82%) DBA
3 4 (10.26%) Windows Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) SQL DBA
4 3 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 3 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Active Directory Specialist
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Consultant
5 2 (5.13%) Database Designer
5 2 (5.13%) Designer
5 2 (5.13%) DevOps Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) PowerShell Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (2.56%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) .NET
1 2 (5.13%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.13%) Middleware
1 2 (5.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
1 2 (5.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 23 (58.97%) PKI
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
3 2 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.56%) Celerra
4 1 (2.56%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.56%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (2.56%) HP Storage
4 1 (2.56%) HP StoreVirtual
4 1 (2.56%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 10 (25.64%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Linux
3 3 (7.69%) Unix
4 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.56%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (12.82%) Disaster Recovery
1 5 (12.82%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) Asset Management
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
3 3 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (5.13%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (5.13%) Change Control
4 2 (5.13%) CRM
4 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
4 2 (5.13%) Data Modelling
4 2 (5.13%) DevOps
4 2 (5.13%) High Availability
4 2 (5.13%) ITIL
4 2 (5.13%) Validation
5 1 (2.56%) Change Management
5 1 (2.56%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.56%) ETL
5 1 (2.56%) Quality Management
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.08%) SQL
3 2 (5.13%) C#
3 2 (5.13%) Java
3 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL
4 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
4 1 (2.56%) Bourne shell
4 1 (2.56%) Korn
4 1 (2.56%) Perl
4 1 (2.56%) Python
4 1 (2.56%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (41.03%) Security Cleared
2 13 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft Certification
4 10 (25.64%) MCP
4 10 (25.64%) MCTS
5 2 (5.13%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (2.56%) HND
6 1 (2.56%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 24 (61.54%) Active Directory
2 6 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.56%) NFS
4 1 (2.56%) Samba
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 7 (17.95%) VMware
3 4 (10.26%) Oracle
4 3 (7.69%) HP
5 1 (2.56%) 3PAR
5 1 (2.56%) Brocade
5 1 (2.56%) Cisco
5 1 (2.56%) EMC
5 1 (2.56%) Isilon
5 1 (2.56%) Twitter