The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 17 April 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 South West 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 123 108 133
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +25
Contract jobs citing Replication 20 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.60% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.61% 2.19% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 5 6
Average daily rate £325 £330 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% -5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £312 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £396 £502 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.35 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
767 502 721
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 23.06% 21.34% 19.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 438 261 371
Average daily rate £350 £325 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £190 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 49 71
Average hourly rate £14.00 £22.20 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-36.92% -28.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.80 £10.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.05 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Replication
England

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Replication across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the South West region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 8 £295 - 4
Gloucestershire +4 4 £325 -16.61% 3
Bristol -13 2 £316 - 3
Devon - 1 - -
Wiltshire - - - - 5
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
4 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
4 8 (29.63%) Test Management
5 7 (25.93%) Linux
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
6 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
6 6 (22.22%) Clustering
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
6 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
6 6 (22.22%) System Testing
6 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
6 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
7 5 (18.52%) Data Guard
7 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
7 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
8 4 (14.81%) SAN
8 4 (14.81%) Perl
8 4 (14.81%) Finance
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
9 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (7.41%) IIS
1 2 (7.41%) LiveLink
2 1 (3.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (18.52%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.81%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (40.74%) SQL Server
2 9 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database
3 6 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 11g
3 6 (22.22%) Oracle Database 10g
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) MySQL
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (3.70%) SQLPlus
6 1 (3.70%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (3.70%) Informix
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle Reports
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
6 1 (3.70%) Oracle9i Database
6 1 (3.70%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (14.81%) Finance
2 2 (7.41%) Banking
3 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (55.56%) DBA
2 8 (29.63%) SQL DBA
3 7 (25.93%) SQL Server DBA
4 6 (22.22%) Oracle DBA
5 4 (14.81%) Administrator
5 4 (14.81%) Tester
6 3 (11.11%) Developer
6 3 (11.11%) Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Test Analyst
6 3 (11.11%) Server Administrator
7 2 (7.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Database Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Consultant
7 2 (7.41%) Senior DBA
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Oracle DBA
7 2 (7.41%) Test Specialist
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Systems Test Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Database Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.41%) LAMP
2 1 (3.70%) Symfony
2 1 (3.70%) CodeIgniter
2 1 (3.70%) Visualforce
2 1 (3.70%) HTML
2 1 (3.70%) .NET
2 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET
2 1 (3.70%) XML
2 1 (3.70%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Clustering
2 1 (3.70%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 7 (25.93%) Linux
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) User Acceptance Testing
1 8 (29.63%) Test Management
2 6 (22.22%) Test Scripting
2 6 (22.22%) System Testing
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (14.81%) Performance Monitoring
4 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (7.41%) MVC
5 2 (7.41%) Migration
5 2 (7.41%) ITIL
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Data Analysis
5 2 (7.41%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Performance Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) High Availability
6 1 (3.70%) Software Testing
6 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (3.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (62.96%) SQL
2 6 (22.22%) PL/SQL
3 5 (18.52%) T-SQL
4 4 (14.81%) Perl
5 2 (7.41%) PHP
6 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
6 1 (3.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.70%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 8 (29.63%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.41%) ISEB
3 2 (7.41%) ISTQB
4 1 (3.70%) MCDBA
4 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.70%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (22.22%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 5 (18.52%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Microsoft
2 9 (33.33%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) Sybase
3 2 (7.41%) Open Text
3 2 (7.41%) Zend
4 1 (3.70%) Salesforce.com
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