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 14 February 2016 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
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 117 100 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +8
Contract jobs citing Replication 8 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.31% 0.50% 0.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.13% 1.84% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 2
Average daily rate £350 - £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £375
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+72.58% -
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
706 598 579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.21% 27.42% 27.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 429 329 312
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £192 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 66 47
Average hourly rate £15.80 £22.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-29.77% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.99
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £35.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 14 February 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
(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
Staffordshire -4 3 - - 2
Birmingham -9 3 £350 - 1
Solihull -11 1 - - 1
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (88.24%) SQL
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 5 (29.41%) High Availability
5 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
6 4 (23.53%) Windows
6 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (23.53%) Clustering
7 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle
7 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
7 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
7 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
7 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
7 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
8 2 (11.76%) SDLC
8 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (11.76%) C#
8 2 (11.76%) OO
8 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
8 2 (11.76%) .NET

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 3 (17.65%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (88.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (52.94%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (47.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (29.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (17.65%) Data Mining
5 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (5.88%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (5.88%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (5.88%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 2 (11.76%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) DBA
1 13 (76.47%) SQL DBA
2 8 (47.06%) SQL Server DBA
3 5 (29.41%) Developer
3 5 (29.41%) SQL Developer
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server Developer
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Developer
6 2 (11.76%) .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 2 (11.76%) VB.NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Administrator
7 1 (5.88%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Database Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Performance Tuning DBA
7 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared DBA
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Architect
7 1 (5.88%) Technical Leader
7 1 (5.88%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) .NET
1 2 (11.76%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (23.53%) Clustering
2 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (23.53%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (29.41%) High Availability
3 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (17.65%) Business Continuity
5 2 (11.76%) OO
5 2 (11.76%) Performance Monitoring
5 2 (11.76%) SDLC
6 1 (5.88%) CRM
6 1 (5.88%) Database Optimisation
6 1 (5.88%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 15 (88.24%) SQL
2 11 (64.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (11.76%) C#
3 2 (11.76%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
Vendors
1 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle
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