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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 123 103 110
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +7
Contract jobs citing Replication 23 10 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.70% 0.41% 0.32%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.52% 1.44% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 6
Median daily rate £350 £438 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £413 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £519 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £351
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +6.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £34.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-47.82% +25.45%
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
913 693 711
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.75% 28.19% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 565 414 342
Median daily rate £388 £388 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £210 £229 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 66 65
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.60 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.63% -28.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.60 £11.78 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.25 £19.29 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+15.34% -1.07%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham -2 9 £375 -18.91%
Coventry -9 8 £340 -20.00%
Solihull - 5 - -
Staffordshire +6 2 - - 3
Shropshire - 1 - -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Replication.

1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 13 (52.00%) Windows
3 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
4 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
6 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
6 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 6 (24.00%) Clustering
8 5 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (20.00%) VMware
8 5 (20.00%) Sophos
8 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (20.00%) SCCM
8 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
9 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
9 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (16.00%) High Availability
9 4 (16.00%) ETL
9 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
10 3 (12.00%) SharePoint

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (28.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (12.00%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (12.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 3 (12.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (4.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (16.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (4.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) SAP ERP
1 1 (4.00%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
2 1 (4.00%) IaaS
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 3 (12.00%) DHCP
2 3 (12.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (12.00%) iSCSI
2 3 (12.00%) MPLS
2 3 (12.00%) SAN
2 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) Internet
3 2 (8.00%) WAN
4 1 (4.00%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (52.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (12.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (8.00%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (8.00%) OLTP
5 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (4.00%) IBM InfoSphere
6 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2016
6 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSBuild
1 2 (8.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (8.00%) Advertising
1 2 (8.00%) Back Office
2 1 (4.00%) Automotive
2 1 (4.00%) Legal
2 1 (4.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Administrator
2 7 (28.00%) Systems Administrator
3 6 (24.00%) DBA
3 6 (24.00%) Developer
4 5 (20.00%) SQL DBA
5 4 (16.00%) SQL Developer
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Administrator
5 4 (16.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 3 (12.00%) Architect
6 3 (12.00%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (8.00%) .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 2 (8.00%) C# Developer
7 2 (8.00%) Data Architect
7 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 1 (4.00%) Lotus Notes Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) SAP Trainer
8 1 (4.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 1 (4.00%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.00%) .NET
1 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Clustering
2 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) e-Learning
4 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (24.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server
5 1 (4.00%) HPUX
5 1 (4.00%) Solaris
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Migration
1 5 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (16.00%) ETL
2 4 (16.00%) High Availability
3 2 (8.00%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (8.00%) Data Migration
3 2 (8.00%) Decision Table
3 2 (8.00%) ERP
3 2 (8.00%) Logistics
3 2 (8.00%) Product Management
3 2 (8.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.00%) Change Data Capture
4 1 (4.00%) Coaching
4 1 (4.00%) Data Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.00%) Information Management
4 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (4.00%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (60.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) PowerShell
3 8 (32.00%) T-SQL
4 2 (8.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) SC Cleared
1 4 (16.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 10 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) vSphere
3 3 (12.00%) XenApp
4 2 (8.00%) Virtual Machines
5 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
Systems Management
1 5 (20.00%) SCCM
2 3 (12.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (12.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 3 (12.00%) SCOM
3 2 (8.00%) MOM
4 1 (4.00%) HP Data Protector
4 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (4.00%) OpenView
4 1 (4.00%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (20.00%) Sophos
2 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 3 (12.00%) Citrix
3 3 (12.00%) EMC
3 3 (12.00%) SAP
3 3 (12.00%) Symantec
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Juniper
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
4 2 (8.00%) Veeam
5 1 (4.00%) Adobe
5 1 (4.00%) Fujitsu
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
5 1 (4.00%) Lotus
5 1 (4.00%) Netezza
5 1 (4.00%) Sybase