Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 128 98 126
Rank change year-on-year -30 +28 -30
Contract jobs citing Replication 6 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.45% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.72% 1.52% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 8
Edinburgh median daily rate £360 £400 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +21.21% -8.33%
10th Percentile £340 £350 £315
90th Percentile £380 £480 £452
Scotland median daily rate £300 £340 £330
% change year-on-year -11.76% +3.03% +1.54%
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 828 528 871
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.74% 29.80% 28.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 449 304 406
Edinburgh median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £263 £250 £224
90th Percentile £575 £538 £538
Scotland median daily rate £385 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -5.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 15 12
Edinburgh median hourly rate £26.25 £43.00 £19.02
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.95% +126.08% +20.61%
10th Percentile £13.33 £14.49 £12.52
90th Percentile £114.38 £52.10 £42.25
Scotland median hourly rate £20.00 £31.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year -36.00% +56.25% -3.61%

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 16 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Replication.

1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (50.00%) DNS
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 2 (33.33%) Puppet
3 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
3 2 (33.33%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Finance
3 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (16.67%) vSphere
4 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
4 1 (16.67%) Law
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (16.67%) Ruby
4 1 (16.67%) PKI
4 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) T-SQL

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 1 (16.67%) Elasticsearch
Cloud Services
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (16.67%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (16.67%) DHCP
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) SQL DBA
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
1 2 (33.33%) Unix
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
1 2 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (16.67%) SmartOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (16.67%) Asset Management
3 1 (16.67%) High Availability
3 1 (16.67%) Identity Management
3 1 (16.67%) ITIL
3 1 (16.67%) Performance Optimisation
3 1 (16.67%) Programme Delivery
3 1 (16.67%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (16.67%) Perl
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
2 1 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (16.67%) T-SQL
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) Puppet
2 1 (16.67%) Control-M
2 1 (16.67%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (16.67%) Rundeck
2 1 (16.67%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) EMC
2 1 (16.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) VMware