Period
to 21 July 2017

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 21 July 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
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 107 139 123
Rank change year-on-year +32 -16 -23
Contract jobs citing Replication 6 5 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.26% 0.18% 0.13%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.96% 0.53% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 3
Edinburgh median daily rate £500 £463 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +36.03% -17.58%
10th Percentile £450 £434 £321
90th Percentile £550 £469 £460
Scotland median daily rate £353 £325 £348
% change year-on-year +8.46% -6.54% -0.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - - -
Scotland median hourly rate - £41.00 -

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 Edinburgh with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Edinburgh
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 623 944 729
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh 27.48% 33.57% 23.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 354 478 386
Edinburgh median daily rate £386 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.12% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £213 £280 £225
90th Percentile £529 £525 £500
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £352
% change year-on-year - +6.67% -3.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 10 16
Edinburgh median hourly rate £43.39 £18.91 £17.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +129.49% +9.61% -31.00%
10th Percentile £18.18 £12.72 £12.55
90th Percentile £48.71 £49.13 £42.38
Scotland median hourly rate £34.00 £39.00 £20.69
% change year-on-year -12.82% +88.50% -17.24%

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 21 July 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for Replication.

1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 3 (50.00%) High Availability
2 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (33.33%) RHEV
3 2 (33.33%) Rundeck
3 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
3 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (33.33%) Banking
3 2 (33.33%) MCITP
3 2 (33.33%) Degree
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification

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
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) SAN
2 1 (16.67%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 3 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (16.67%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (16.67%) MongoDB
3 1 (16.67%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server 7
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Git (software)
General
1 2 (33.33%) Banking
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
1 2 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) DBA
1 3 (50.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (33.33%) Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Linux Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Elastic Stack
1 1 (16.67%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (83.33%) Clustering
2 2 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
3 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (33.33%) AIX
2 2 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (50.00%) High Availability
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) Identity Management
2 2 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (33.33%) Programme Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Security Patching
3 1 (16.67%) DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (16.67%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 3 (50.00%) Python
2 2 (33.33%) C
2 2 (33.33%) Perl
2 2 (33.33%) PHP
2 2 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (33.33%) Degree
1 2 (33.33%) MCDBA
1 2 (33.33%) MCITP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) RHEV
2 1 (16.67%) Docker
2 1 (16.67%) LXC
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (50.00%) Puppet
2 2 (33.33%) Control-M
2 2 (33.33%) Rundeck
2 2 (33.33%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) EMC
1 2 (33.33%) Red Hat
2 1 (16.67%) CA