The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands 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 101 105 94
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -11
Contract jobs citing Replication 12 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.53% 0.14% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.08% 0.54% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 3
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.17%
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
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Miscellaneous Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
577 556 423
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.46% 25.16% 23.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 316 309 198
Average daily rate £350 £325 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £183 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £450 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 42 69
Average hourly rate £26.00 £21.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.71 £10.00 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.70 £32.70 £34.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £18.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.50%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the West Midlands 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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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
Birmingham +5 8 - - 1
Staffordshire - 3 - - 1
Warwickshire - - - -
Worcestershire - - - -
Halesowen - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (57.14%) Windows
3 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
4 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (42.86%) CRM
5 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
5 9 (42.86%) SQL
5 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
5 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
5 9 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
5 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
7 4 (19.05%) Linux
7 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (19.05%) .NET
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (14.29%) Migration
8 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
9 2 (9.52%) SCCM
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
9 2 (9.52%) Banking
9 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
9 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (9.52%) UNIX

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 9 (42.86%) SharePoint
2 4 (19.05%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 12 (57.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 9 (42.86%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (42.86%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (4.76%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 9 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
1 1 (4.76%) SAN
1 1 (4.76%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (80.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 14 (66.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 10 (47.62%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (4.76%) Redis
6 1 (4.76%) MySQL
6 1 (4.76%) OLAP
6 1 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (4.76%) DTS
General
1 2 (9.52%) Banking
2 1 (4.76%) Games
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (38.10%) DBA
3 6 (28.57%) Technical Architect
3 6 (28.57%) SQL DBA
4 4 (19.05%) Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Technical Solutions Architect
5 3 (14.29%) Microsoft Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Server DBA
5 3 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 3 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (9.52%) Administrator
6 2 (9.52%) Oracle DBA
6 2 (9.52%) Applications Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Java Programmer
7 1 (4.76%) SAN Administrator
7 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence Developer
7 1 (4.76%) Lead Architect
7 1 (4.76%) Designer
7 1 (4.76%) Technical Design Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
2 1 (4.76%) MDX
2 1 (4.76%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.76%) Client/Server
1 1 (4.76%) AS400
1 1 (4.76%) Clustering
1 1 (4.76%) Statistics
1 1 (4.76%) Data Protection Act
1 1 (4.76%) iSeries
1 1 (4.76%) LPAR
1 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 12 (57.14%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Linux
3 2 (9.52%) UNIX
4 1 (4.76%) i5/OS
4 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Stakeholder Management
1 9 (42.86%) CRM
2 5 (23.81%) Performance Tuning
3 3 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.76%) ITIL
5 1 (4.76%) Data Modelling
5 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (4.76%) Information Security
5 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Data Protection
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (4.76%) Game Development
5 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (42.86%) SQL
2 4 (19.05%) T-SQL
3 2 (9.52%) PL/SQL
4 1 (4.76%) Objective-C
4 1 (4.76%) C
4 1 (4.76%) C++
4 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (4.76%) Degree
1 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (9.52%) SCCM
2 1 (4.76%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle
3 1 (4.76%) IBM
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.76%) VMware
3 1 (4.76%) Brocade
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