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 3 months to 23 March 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.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
England / West Midlands
Rank 108 123 111
Rank change year-on-year +15 -12  
Contract jobs citing Replication 8 7 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.26% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.27% 1.09% 1.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 0
Median daily rate £500 £325 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +53.84% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +2.14% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -40.19% +56.92%  

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 the West Midlands with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 631 642 658
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 27.65% 24.10% 26.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 399 384 353
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 30 72
Median hourly rate £16.00 £13.50 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.51% -46.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.40 £11.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.25 £29.00 £18.83
% change year-on-year -33.62% +54.05%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 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 3 months to 23 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 23 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Shropshire - 7 £500 -
Birmingham -1 1 - - 1
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 March 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 7 (46.67%) MySQL
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
1 7 (46.67%) CentOS
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (33.33%) Data Extraction
3 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
3 5 (33.33%) SQL
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
4 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
4 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 3 (20.00%) Open Source
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 3 (20.00%) Webmin
5 3 (20.00%) VB6
5 3 (20.00%) SSH
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) ODBC
5 3 (20.00%) VB
5 3 (20.00%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
6 2 (13.33%) LDAP

Replication
Top Related 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 (13.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Azure Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) SSH
2 2 (13.33%) Kerberos
2 2 (13.33%) LDAP
2 2 (13.33%) X.500
3 1 (6.67%) DHCP
3 1 (6.67%) Firewall
3 1 (6.67%) MPLS
3 1 (6.67%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (6.67%) SSL
3 1 (6.67%) VLAN
3 1 (6.67%) VPN
3 1 (6.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (46.67%) MySQL
2 4 (26.67%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (26.67%) SQL Server
3 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (6.67%) Amazon RDS
General
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (66.67%) DBA
2 7 (46.67%) MySQL DBA
3 4 (26.67%) SQL DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Administrator
5 2 (13.33%) Active Directory Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server DBA
5 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Active Directory Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Linux Administrator
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.67%) PowerShell Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) SQL Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Technical Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) .NET
1 3 (20.00%) ODBC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Clustering
1 2 (13.33%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (46.67%) CentOS
1 7 (46.67%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 5 (33.33%) Windows
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
5 1 (6.67%) Unix
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Data Extraction
1 5 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 4 (26.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Stress Testing
3 3 (20.00%) Open Source
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (6.67%) ETL
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (6.67%) Integration Testing
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V3
4 1 (6.67%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) Migration
4 1 (6.67%) Process Management
4 1 (6.67%) Regression Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Server Building
4 1 (6.67%) Test Scripting
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) Bash Shell
1 5 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (20.00%) VB
2 3 (20.00%) VB6
3 2 (13.33%) PHP
3 2 (13.33%) PowerShell
3 2 (13.33%) Ruby
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (6.67%) ISEB
2 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (6.67%) MCP
2 1 (6.67%) MCSE
2 1 (6.67%) MCTS
2 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Server
2 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
2 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) Webmin
2 1 (6.67%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (6.67%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) 3PAR
2 1 (6.67%) Cisco
2 1 (6.67%) Citrix
2 1 (6.67%) Intel Security
2 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
2 1 (6.67%) VMware
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