Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 18 November 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
England > West Midlands
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 173 189 151
Rank change year-on-year +16 -38 +10
Contract jobs citing Replication 11 31 20
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.23% 0.50% 0.40%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.83% 1.79% 1.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 35 13
West Midlands median daily rate £228 £340 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -33.09% -15.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £208 £316 £325
90th Percentile £449 £400 £474
England median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £23.14 £18.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year +28.56% -30.10% -0.96%

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1332 1733 1380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 27.80% 27.89% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 856 1054 818
West Midlands median daily rate £388 £395 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.90% +8.97% +3.57%
10th Percentile £216 £213 £213
90th Percentile £523 £547 £518
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 84 108
West Midlands median hourly rate £18.00 £15.75 £17.05
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.29% -7.62% -14.75%
10th Percentile £10.30 £10.83 £11.00
90th Percentile £34.50 £32.41 £43.75
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.83 £19.03
% change year-on-year -1.58% +9.46% +5.72%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in the West Midlands

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in the West Midlands

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in the West Midlands over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Replication in the West Midlands

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication in the West Midlands.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in the West Midlands

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the West Midlands region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warwickshire - 7 £215 - 1
Birmingham +2 2 £425 +13.33%
Coventry +13 1 £450 +32.35%
Staffordshire +9 1 - - 4
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Replication.

1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (63.64%) DHCP
2 7 (63.64%) DNS
3 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
5 2 (18.18%) Sun
5 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (18.18%) SAP
5 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
5 2 (18.18%) MCSE
5 2 (18.18%) MCSA
5 2 (18.18%) Sophos
5 2 (18.18%) SAN
5 2 (18.18%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Veeam
5 2 (18.18%) vSphere
5 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (18.18%) WordPress
5 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (18.18%) VMware
5 2 (18.18%) RSA SecurID
5 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (18.18%) WordPress
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (63.64%) DHCP
1 7 (63.64%) DNS
2 2 (18.18%) Fibre Channel
2 2 (18.18%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 2 (18.18%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server 2014
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2016
General
1 2 (18.18%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (45.45%) Active Directory Consultant
1 5 (45.45%) Consultant
2 2 (18.18%) Architect
2 2 (18.18%) DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL DBA
2 2 (18.18%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Administrator
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory Specialist
3 1 (9.09%) Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Senior DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Senior SQL Server DBA
3 1 (9.09%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
3 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Architect
3 1 (9.09%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (9.09%) T-SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) RSA SecurID
2 1 (9.09%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
1 9 (81.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (18.18%) Windows 10
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (9.09%) ETL
2 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 4 (36.36%) SQL
3 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (18.18%) MCSA
1 2 (18.18%) MCSE
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 9 (81.82%) Active Directory
2 2 (18.18%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 2 (18.18%) SAP
2 2 (18.18%) Sophos
2 2 (18.18%) Sun
2 2 (18.18%) Veeam
2 2 (18.18%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Cisco
3 1 (9.09%) Juniper