The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Cardiff. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
South Wales / Cardiff
Rank - 53 29
Contract jobs citing Replication 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cardiff - 1.68% 4.20%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.69% 15.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 11
Median daily rate - £473 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +136.25%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £360 £348
% change year-on-year -0.69% +3.59%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -40.19% +56.92%  

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 Cardiff with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Cardiff
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 104 123 70
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cardiff 30.59% 29.50% 26.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 87 88 54
Median daily rate £350 £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £159 £205 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £478 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 5
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.63 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.28% +23.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.70 £15.10 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £19.85 £25.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £28.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -33.89% +52.00%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Cardiff

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cardiff 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 Cardiff

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cardiff

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Cardiff