The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in South Wales. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 27 April 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
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 58 49
Contract jobs citing Replication 0 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Wales - 1.29% 2.25%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 5.15% 8.09%
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 £375 £363 £332
% change year-on-year +3.44% +9.35%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £22.75 £16.25
% change year-on-year - +40.00%  

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 South Wales with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South Wales
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 129 136 136
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 23.29% 25.05% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 90 95
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £221 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £375
% change year-on-year +3.89% +2.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 10 8
Median hourly rate £50.00 £19.63 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +154.77% -6.54%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.28 £13.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £29.50 £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.75
% change year-on-year +8.69% +22.66%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales 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 South Wales

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Wales

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in South Wales