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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
England / West Midlands
Rank 119 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -8
Contract jobs citing Replication 5 7 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.21% 0.29% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.77% 1.05% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £365 £350 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.72 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-24.01% +40.09%

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
653 666 626
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 27.29% 27.73% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 405 376 355
Median daily rate £388 £375 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +6.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £200 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £515 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 34 55
Median hourly rate £21.47 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.65% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

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
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 23 January 2017. 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 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
Staffordshire +4 3 £365 -
Birmingham -5 1 - -
Shropshire - 1 - -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) SQL
3 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
4 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
5 6 (31.58%) LDAP
5 6 (31.58%) Kerberos
5 6 (31.58%) X.500
5 6 (31.58%) Migration
5 6 (31.58%) PKI
6 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
7 4 (21.05%) Clustering
7 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (21.05%) Windows
7 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
7 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (15.79%) SAP
8 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
8 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
8 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
9 2 (10.53%) Advertising
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects

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 3 (15.79%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.26%) Adobe Captivate
2 1 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP ERP
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Retail
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) Kerberos
2 6 (31.58%) LDAP
2 6 (31.58%) X.500
3 1 (5.26%) DHCP
3 1 (5.26%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) MPLS
3 1 (5.26%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (5.26%) SSL
3 1 (5.26%) VLAN
3 1 (5.26%) VPN
3 1 (5.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (36.84%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.53%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2000
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (5.26%) Amazon RDS
General
1 2 (10.53%) Advertising
2 1 (5.26%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Legal
2 1 (5.26%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) DBA
2 5 (26.32%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) SQL DBA
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (15.79%) Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Analyst
5 2 (10.53%) Data Architect
5 2 (10.53%) Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Developer
5 2 (10.53%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Consultant
6 1 (5.26%) Database Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.26%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) SAP Architect
6 1 (5.26%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Systems Administrator
6 1 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) PKI
2 4 (21.05%) Clustering
3 2 (10.53%) Management Information System
4 1 (5.26%) Data Integration
4 1 (5.26%) e-Learning
4 1 (5.26%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
3 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (5.26%) HPUX
4 1 (5.26%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Migration
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (21.05%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (10.53%) Data Migration
3 2 (10.53%) Decision Table
3 2 (10.53%) ERP
3 2 (10.53%) ETL
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
4 1 (5.26%) Data Analysis
4 1 (5.26%) High Availability
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (5.26%) Information Management
4 1 (5.26%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Load Balancing
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Process Management
4 1 (5.26%) Server Building
4 1 (5.26%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 8 (42.11%) PowerShell
1 8 (42.11%) SQL
2 4 (21.05%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
2 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
3 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (10.53%) MCP
4 2 (10.53%) MCTS
5 1 (5.26%) Degree
5 1 (5.26%) ISEB
5 1 (5.26%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.26%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (47.37%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Server
2 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Clustering
1 2 (10.53%) SCCM
2 1 (5.26%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (5.26%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (5.26%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) OpenView
2 1 (5.26%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) Microsoft
2 3 (15.79%) SAP
3 1 (5.26%) 3PAR
3 1 (5.26%) Adobe
3 1 (5.26%) Cisco
3 1 (5.26%) Citrix
3 1 (5.26%) Fujitsu
3 1 (5.26%) HP
3 1 (5.26%) Intel Security
3 1 (5.26%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Sybase
3 1 (5.26%) VMware