Period
to 14 September 2019

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 14 September 2019 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
14 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 128 123
Rank change year-on-year +35 -5 +2
Contract jobs citing Replication 19 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.88% 0.34% 0.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.09% 1.28% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 1
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £431 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.25% -13.75% +8.11%
10th Percentile £351 £367 £450
90th Percentile £510 £481 £550
Scotland median daily rate £405 £438 £353
% change year-on-year -7.43% +24.11% +6.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - - -

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

All Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 615 781 683
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.50% 26.39% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 296 367 377
Edinburgh median daily rate £450 £413 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.43% -7.06%
10th Percentile £271 £233 £261
90th Percentile £575 £550 £533
Scotland median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 10 5
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £17.50 £43.39
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +50.00% -59.67% +174.36%
Scotland median hourly rate £28.00 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year +60.00% -27.08% -33.33%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in Edinburgh

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Edinburgh

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Edinburgh

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 14 September 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Replication in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 14 September 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Replication.

1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 9 (47.37%) Finance
3 8 (42.11%) DNS
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 7 (36.84%) PKI
5 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (31.58%) EMC
5 6 (31.58%) Windows
5 6 (31.58%) SAN
5 6 (31.58%) VMware
6 5 (26.32%) SQL
6 5 (26.32%) DHCP
6 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
7 4 (21.05%) Failover Clustering
7 4 (21.05%) Mimecast
7 4 (21.05%) IBM Domino
7 4 (21.05%) IBM
7 4 (21.05%) Symantec
7 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
7 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
7 4 (21.05%) Banking
7 4 (21.05%) Azure
7 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
7 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
8 3 (15.79%) REST
8 3 (15.79%) High Availability
8 3 (15.79%) Talend

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 4 (21.05%) IBM Domino
1 4 (21.05%) Skype for Business
2 3 (15.79%) Apache Spark
3 2 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Apache
4 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Azure
1 4 (21.05%) Mimecast
2 1 (5.26%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (5.26%) AWS
2 1 (5.26%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (42.11%) DNS
2 6 (31.58%) SAN
3 5 (26.32%) DHCP
4 2 (10.53%) DMZ
4 2 (10.53%) Firewall
5 1 (5.26%) Internet
5 1 (5.26%) NAS
5 1 (5.26%) Network Security
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
1 3 (15.79%) Hadoop
1 3 (15.79%) MarkLogic
1 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
1 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2016
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (15.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (5.26%) Big Data
2 1 (5.26%) Data Lake
2 1 (5.26%) MariaDB
2 1 (5.26%) MySQL
General
1 9 (47.37%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Banking
3 3 (15.79%) Public Sector
4 2 (10.53%) Military
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) DBA
2 3 (15.79%) Architect
2 3 (15.79%) Data Architect
2 3 (15.79%) SQL DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Administrator
3 2 (10.53%) Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (10.53%) Messaging Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Senior Data Architect
3 2 (10.53%) Senior VMware Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (10.53%) Unified Communications Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) VMware Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Junior Data Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Data Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) .NET
1 3 (15.79%) Kafka
1 3 (15.79%) REST
2 1 (5.26%) LAMP
2 1 (5.26%) Middleware
2 1 (5.26%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) PKI
2 4 (21.05%) Blackberry
3 3 (15.79%) EMC VNX
4 2 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (10.53%) Clustering
4 2 (10.53%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (5.26%) Mainframe
5 1 (5.26%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 6 (31.58%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 3 (15.79%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) CentOS
5 1 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (5.26%) Unix
5 1 (5.26%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (15.79%) Change Management
2 3 (15.79%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Full Text Search
2 3 (15.79%) High Availability
2 3 (15.79%) ITIL
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
2 3 (15.79%) Service Design
2 3 (15.79%) Storage Management
2 3 (15.79%) Technical Architecture
2 3 (15.79%) Use Case
3 2 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
3 2 (10.53%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (10.53%) Self-Awareness
3 2 (10.53%) Server Virtualisation
3 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineering
3 2 (10.53%) Task Automation
3 2 (10.53%) Technical Leadership
3 2 (10.53%) Two-Factor Authentication
3 2 (10.53%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 10 (52.63%) PowerShell
2 5 (26.32%) SQL
3 3 (15.79%) Java
3 3 (15.79%) JavaScript
3 3 (15.79%) T-SQL
3 3 (15.79%) XQuery
4 2 (10.53%) Perl
4 2 (10.53%) PL/SQL
4 2 (10.53%) Python
5 1 (5.26%) ANSI SQL
5 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
5 1 (5.26%) PHP
5 1 (5.26%) REXX
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
2 2 (10.53%) Degree
3 1 (5.26%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) Data Quality
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (21.05%) Hyper-V
4 2 (10.53%) Firmware
4 2 (10.53%) NFS
4 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (10.53%) VMware NSX
4 2 (10.53%) VMware Workstation
4 2 (10.53%) vSphere
5 1 (5.26%) BIND 9
5 1 (5.26%) RACF
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Failover Clustering
1 4 (21.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (15.79%) Tivoli
2 3 (15.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 2 (10.53%) vCenter Server
3 2 (10.53%) vRealize
3 2 (10.53%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (5.26%) OMEGAMON
4 1 (5.26%) SnapMirror
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) EMC
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 4 (21.05%) IBM
3 4 (21.05%) Symantec
4 3 (15.79%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Talend
5 2 (10.53%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Dell
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
6 1 (5.26%) CA
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) Red Hat