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 21 April 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
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 119 95 101
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +6
Contract jobs citing Replication 19 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.62% 1.17% 0.85%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 4.53% 3.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 11 2
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£340 £375 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.33% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £300 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £490 £340
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £25.35 -
% change year-on-year
-35.89% -
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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
727 684 637
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 23.78% 25.81% 27.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 407 355 302
Average daily rate £375 £375 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £235 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 15 19
Average hourly rate £30.75 £23.75 £14.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+29.47% +68.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £14.80 £10.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £25.00 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.00 £22.25
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -10.11%

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 21 April 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 21 April 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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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 -4 3 £330 +5.60% 3
Edinburgh -16 3 £340 -9.33%
Dundee - - - -
West Lothian - - - - 1
North Lanarkshire - - - - 1
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Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 (44.68%) Active Directory
2 20 (42.55%) Windows
3 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
4 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
5 16 (34.04%) SQL
5 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
5 16 (34.04%) DNS
5 16 (34.04%) SAN
6 14 (29.79%) HP
7 12 (25.53%) Oracle
7 12 (25.53%) VMware
7 12 (25.53%) NAS
7 12 (25.53%) SCCM
8 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
9 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
9 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
10 9 (19.15%) Firewall
11 8 (17.02%) PKI
11 8 (17.02%) IIS
11 8 (17.02%) Web Services
11 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
11 8 (17.02%) DHCP
11 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
12 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
12 7 (14.89%) SCOM
12 7 (14.89%) Fiddler
12 7 (14.89%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
12 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
12 7 (14.89%) HTTP

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 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 8 (17.02%) IIS
1 8 (17.02%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (6.38%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (6.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (8.51%) MS Office
2 3 (6.38%) MS Project
3 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.13%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 16 (34.04%) DNS
1 16 (34.04%) SAN
2 12 (25.53%) NAS
3 9 (19.15%) Firewall
4 8 (17.02%) DHCP
5 7 (14.89%) HTTP
5 7 (14.89%) SSL
6 6 (12.77%) Kerberos
6 6 (12.77%) LDAP
6 6 (12.77%) X.500
7 5 (10.64%) WAN
7 5 (10.64%) LAN
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (8.51%) Cisco ISE
9 3 (6.38%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (4.26%) IPsec
11 1 (2.13%) Internet
11 1 (2.13%) MPLS
11 1 (2.13%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (21.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (14.89%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.13%) DB2
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.13%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 7 (14.89%) Fiddler
1 7 (14.89%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 1 (2.13%) Toad
General
1 2 (4.26%) Finance
2 1 (2.13%) Advertising
2 1 (2.13%) Banking
Job Titles
1 6 (12.77%) Consultant
1 6 (12.77%) Operations Manager
2 5 (10.64%) Administrator
2 5 (10.64%) Architect
2 5 (10.64%) DBA
2 5 (10.64%) Windows Administrator
3 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Build Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Support Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support
3 3 (6.38%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) SQL DBA
3 3 (6.38%) Senior Support Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (6.38%) Senior Desktop Engineer
3 3 (6.38%) Senior Desktop Support
3 3 (6.38%) Senior Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (17.02%) Web Services
2 7 (14.89%) .NET
2 7 (14.89%) ASP.NET
3 3 (6.38%) Middleware
4 2 (4.26%) Flash
5 1 (2.13%) HTML
5 1 (2.13%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (17.02%) PKI
2 6 (12.77%) Clustering
2 6 (12.77%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (8.51%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.26%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.26%) iPad
4 2 (4.26%) BYOD
5 1 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (42.55%) Windows
2 8 (17.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (14.89%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (8.51%) Android
6 2 (4.26%) UNIX
7 1 (2.13%) Linux
7 1 (2.13%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (21.28%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (14.89%) Performance Analysis
3 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity Management
3 6 (12.77%) Migration
3 6 (12.77%) Business Continuity
4 5 (10.64%) ITIL
5 3 (6.38%) Service Management
5 3 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (4.26%) Unit Testing
6 2 (4.26%) Data Analysis
6 2 (4.26%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.26%) Validation
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V3
6 2 (4.26%) ITIL V2
6 2 (4.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (4.26%) Change Management
6 2 (4.26%) Coaching
7 1 (2.13%) Demand Management
7 1 (2.13%) Transition Management
7 1 (2.13%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (34.04%) SQL
2 7 (14.89%) C#
2 7 (14.89%) PowerShell
3 4 (8.51%) VBScript
4 3 (6.38%) C
4 3 (6.38%) Shell Script
4 3 (6.38%) T-SQL
5 2 (4.26%) VB
6 1 (2.13%) Java
6 1 (2.13%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (40.43%) Security Cleared
2 18 (38.30%) SC Cleared
3 7 (14.89%) Microsoft Certification
4 5 (10.64%) MCTS
5 4 (8.51%) Degree
5 4 (8.51%) MCSE
6 3 (6.38%) MCP
7 2 (4.26%) CCNA
7 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 21 (44.68%) Active Directory
2 11 (23.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.51%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.38%) SRDF
5 2 (4.26%) RACF
6 1 (2.13%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (2.13%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas Volume Manager
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas File System
6 1 (2.13%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 12 (25.53%) SCCM
2 7 (14.89%) SCOM
3 3 (6.38%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 3 (6.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.13%) BMC PATROL
4 1 (2.13%) Control-M
4 1 (2.13%) NetBackup
4 1 (2.13%) Oracle RMAN
4 1 (2.13%) Data Guard
4 1 (2.13%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (2.13%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 16 (34.04%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) HP
3 12 (25.53%) Oracle
3 12 (25.53%) VMware
4 5 (10.64%) CheckPoint
4 5 (10.64%) Cisco
5 4 (8.51%) CommVault
5 4 (8.51%) Veritas
6 3 (6.38%) Sophos
6 3 (6.38%) Altiris
6 3 (6.38%) Brocade
6 3 (6.38%) NetApp
6 3 (6.38%) EMC
6 3 (6.38%) IBM
6 3 (6.38%) 3PAR
7 2 (4.26%) Apple
7 2 (4.26%) Veeam
8 1 (2.13%) F5
8 1 (2.13%) Sun
8 1 (2.13%) BMC
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Cathcart Associates
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