The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Replication
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 51 70 66
Rank change year-on-year +19 -4  
Contract jobs citing Replication 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.16% 0.25% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 0.76% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £320 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -1.53%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.61% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -30.76%  

Replication is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 189 263 199
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 30.68% 32.27% 26.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 189 136
Median daily rate £375 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £200 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £525 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 6
Median hourly rate £14.22 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.16% +2.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.63 £11.75 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.93 £31.25 £26.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.88
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.82%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Replication as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in Birmingham

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Replication in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Birmingham

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Replication.

1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) VLAN
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) Unix
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) WAN

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) Firewall
1 1 (50.00%) MPLS
1 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (50.00%) SSL
1 1 (50.00%) VLAN
1 1 (50.00%) VPN
1 1 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2014
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL DBA
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server DBA
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Unix
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (100.00%) High Availability
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 1 (50.00%) Load Balancing
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft