Period
to 11 December 2018

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 11 December 2018 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
11 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 125 130 112
Rank change year-on-year +5 -18 +15
Contract jobs citing Replication 15 6 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.53% 0.20% 0.35%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.94% 0.74% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 5
Edinburgh median daily rate £475 - £400
10th Percentile £383 - £350
90th Percentile £510 - £480
Scotland median daily rate £433 £251 £340
% change year-on-year +72.14% -26.10% +3.03%
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 773 806 620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 27.15% 27.54% 31.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 376 440 360
Edinburgh median daily rate £425 £400 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% -1.23% +2.53%
10th Percentile £240 £260 £250
90th Percentile £550 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 10
Edinburgh median hourly rate £17.50 £26.25 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.33% +36.36% +8.39%
10th Percentile £14.02 £17.78 £14.11
90th Percentile £46.63 £35.00 £52.00
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £20.21 £21.00
% change year-on-year -13.41% -3.76% +12.00%

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

For the 6 months to 11 December 2018, 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 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (53.33%) SAN
2 8 (53.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
3 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 7 (46.67%) Windows
3 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
4 6 (40.00%) SQL
4 6 (40.00%) DevOps
4 6 (40.00%) Kanban
5 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 5 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (33.33%) Migration
6 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
6 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
6 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
6 4 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
6 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (26.67%) Statistics
6 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (26.67%) Storage Management
7 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
7 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
7 3 (20.00%) Ansible
7 3 (20.00%) MS Visio

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 2 (13.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (6.67%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
1 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (13.33%) DB2
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 2 (13.33%) Banking
2 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (13.33%) DB2 DBA
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) DB2 Support
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Production DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle GoldenGate
Miscellaneous
1 7 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (13.33%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
2 2 (13.33%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) Windows
2 2 (13.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (13.33%) Solaris
2 2 (13.33%) Unix
2 2 (13.33%) zOS
3 1 (6.67%) OS/2
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 7 (46.67%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (40.00%) DevOps
3 6 (40.00%) Kanban
4 5 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 5 (33.33%) Migration
4 5 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (26.67%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (26.67%) Collaborative Working
5 4 (26.67%) Data Modelling
5 4 (26.67%) Statistics
5 4 (26.67%) Storage Management
6 3 (20.00%) Dashboard Development
6 3 (20.00%) Decision-Making
6 3 (20.00%) Test Automation
7 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 2 (13.33%) Process Improvement
8 1 (6.67%) Business Transformation
8 1 (6.67%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 1 (6.67%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 4 (26.67%) T-SQL
3 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
3 2 (13.33%) Perl
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Python
3 2 (13.33%) REXX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (20.00%) Virtual Servers
3 2 (13.33%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Ansible
2 2 (13.33%) OMEGAMON
2 2 (13.33%) PowerCLI
3 1 (6.67%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Oracle
2 4 (26.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (13.33%) BMC
3 2 (13.33%) CA
3 2 (13.33%) IBM
4 1 (6.67%) Delphix
4 1 (6.67%) VMware