The first 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Scotland region.

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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 110 95 99
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Contract jobs citing Replication 22 16 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.80% 0.65% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.94% 3.05% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 6 6
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£335 £425 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £358 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £387
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +15.07%
Miscellaneous Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
558 524 497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.24% 21.26% 18.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 256 199
Average daily rate £350 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 26 48
Average hourly rate £21.00 £13.11 £18.04
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+60.18% -27.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £9.25 £10.72
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £75.40 £17.50 £40.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.75 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+1.20% -19.35%
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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 28 July 2014.

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 28 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Edinburgh -17 12 £338 -28.94% 3
Glasgow - 3 - - 4
North Lanarkshire - - - - 1
Dundee - - - -
Replication
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Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
3 18 (33.96%) VMware
4 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
4 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
4 17 (32.08%) Oracle
5 16 (30.19%) DNS
5 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
6 15 (28.30%) SQL
6 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (28.30%) Mainframe
7 14 (26.42%) EMC
7 14 (26.42%) WebSphere
7 14 (26.42%) Finance
8 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (24.53%) UNIX
9 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
9 12 (22.64%) Linux
9 12 (22.64%) DB2
9 12 (22.64%) AIX
9 12 (22.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 11 (20.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 11 (20.75%) HP
11 10 (18.87%) SAN
11 10 (18.87%) IBM
11 10 (18.87%) DHCP
11 10 (18.87%) IBM Mainframe
11 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Storage
12 9 (16.98%) PowerShell

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 14 (26.42%) WebSphere
2 12 (22.64%) MS Exchange
3 9 (16.98%) CICS
3 9 (16.98%) SharePoint
4 7 (13.21%) Exchange Server 2003
5 5 (9.43%) IIS
6 4 (7.55%) Lotus Domino
7 3 (5.66%) IBM Notes
7 3 (5.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (3.77%) IBM HTTP Server
9 1 (1.89%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (16.98%) MS Office
2 7 (13.21%) MS Project
3 2 (3.77%) MS Excel
3 2 (3.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (7.55%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (1.89%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.66%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (30.19%) DNS
2 10 (18.87%) SAN
2 10 (18.87%) DHCP
3 9 (16.98%) NAS
4 4 (7.55%) Firewall
5 3 (5.66%) SMTP
6 2 (3.77%) X.500
6 2 (3.77%) HTTP
6 2 (3.77%) Kerberos
6 2 (3.77%) LDAP
6 2 (3.77%) SSL
7 1 (1.89%) Internet
7 1 (1.89%) VoIP
7 1 (1.89%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (22.64%) DB2
2 9 (16.98%) SQL Server
3 5 (9.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (9.43%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.77%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (3.77%) Fiddler
1 2 (3.77%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (1.89%) PowerBuilder
General
1 14 (26.42%) Finance
2 9 (16.98%) Banking
3 4 (7.55%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 9 (16.98%) Designer
1 9 (16.98%) Build Engineer
2 8 (15.09%) DBA
3 7 (13.21%) Infrastructure Designer
4 5 (9.43%) Wintel Engineer
5 4 (7.55%) Solutions Designer
5 4 (7.55%) Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle DBA
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) Infrastructure Architect
6 3 (5.66%) Messaging Analyst
6 3 (5.66%) SQL DBA
6 3 (5.66%) VMware Specialist
6 3 (5.66%) Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
7 2 (3.77%) Windows Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Support Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (16.98%) Middleware
2 4 (7.55%) WebSphere MQ
3 3 (5.66%) .NET
4 2 (3.77%) ASP.NET
4 2 (3.77%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (28.30%) Mainframe
2 10 (18.87%) IBM Mainframe
2 10 (18.87%) Enterprise Storage
3 6 (11.32%) Clustering
4 4 (7.55%) CLARiiON
5 2 (3.77%) PKI
5 2 (3.77%) Statistics
6 1 (1.89%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 34 (64.15%) Windows
2 15 (28.30%) Windows Server 2003
3 13 (24.53%) UNIX
3 13 (24.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 12 (22.64%) AIX
4 12 (22.64%) Linux
5 9 (16.98%) zOS
6 2 (3.77%) SUSE
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Vista
6 2 (3.77%) Windows XP
6 2 (3.77%) Solaris
6 2 (3.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (3.77%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (11.32%) Disaster Recovery
1 6 (11.32%) Migration
2 5 (9.43%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (7.55%) Network Design
4 3 (5.66%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (5.66%) Email Migration
5 2 (3.77%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (3.77%) Performance Analysis
5 2 (3.77%) Unit Testing
5 2 (3.77%) Data Modelling
6 1 (1.89%) Project Management
6 1 (1.89%) Change Management
6 1 (1.89%) ITIL
6 1 (1.89%) PRINCE2
6 1 (1.89%) Scrum
6 1 (1.89%) Data Management
6 1 (1.89%) Identity Management
6 1 (1.89%) Data Architecture
6 1 (1.89%) Database Tuning
6 1 (1.89%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 15 (28.30%) SQL
2 9 (16.98%) PowerShell
3 3 (5.66%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (32.08%) Security Cleared
2 16 (30.19%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.89%) MCTS
4 1 (1.89%) MCP
4 1 (1.89%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 18 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 17 (32.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (16.98%) SRDF
4 4 (7.55%) DFS Replication
4 4 (7.55%) vSphere
5 3 (5.66%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (5.66%) Terminal Services
6 2 (3.77%) ISA Server
6 2 (3.77%) VMware ESX
6 2 (3.77%) Oracle RMAN
6 2 (3.77%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (22.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 11 (20.75%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (3.77%) Data Guard
3 2 (3.77%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (3.77%) Netcool
4 1 (1.89%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 26 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 18 (33.96%) VMware
3 17 (32.08%) Oracle
4 14 (26.42%) EMC
5 11 (20.75%) HP
6 10 (18.87%) IBM
7 9 (16.98%) Altiris
8 4 (7.55%) Lotus
9 3 (5.66%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.77%) McAfee
10 2 (3.77%) Dell
10 2 (3.77%) Intel
10 2 (3.77%) Citrix
10 2 (3.77%) Veritas
11 1 (1.89%) Sybase
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