The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Berkshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 99 113 123
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +10
Contract jobs citing Replication 30 8 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.05% 0.33% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.24% 1.82% 2.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 5 10
Average daily rate £375 £375 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £262 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £468 £517 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £15.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.35 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
572 439 581
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.04% 17.86% 18.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 162 278
Average daily rate £375 £355 £348
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.78% +2.01%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £525 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 33 25
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +6.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.82 £13.09 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.30 £40.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Replication
South East

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Replication across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Replication across the Berkshire region.

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Replication
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Bracknell +10 12 £375 -
Reading +7 12 £425 -26.08% 4
Slough - - - - 1
Wokingham - - - -
Replication
South East

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Replication also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Replication.

1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 21 (32.81%) Migration
3 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
4 15 (23.44%) ITIL
4 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
4 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
5 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
6 12 (18.75%) Remedy
7 11 (17.19%) Citrix
7 11 (17.19%) SQL
7 11 (17.19%) ITSM
7 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
7 11 (17.19%) Remedy ITSM
8 10 (15.63%) Marketing
8 10 (15.63%) Degree
8 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
8 10 (15.63%) Service Management
9 9 (14.06%) Oracle
10 8 (12.50%) Linux
10 8 (12.50%) ETL
10 8 (12.50%) Validation
11 7 (10.94%) PKI
11 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
11 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
12 6 (9.38%) QA
12 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
12 6 (9.38%) High Availability
12 6 (9.38%) Becrypt
12 6 (9.38%) SQL Server

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Replication also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (7.81%) MS Exchange
1 5 (7.81%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (4.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (4.69%) IIS
2 3 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (4.69%) Live Communications Server
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.56%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.56%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 15 (23.44%) MS Excel
2 5 (7.81%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (3.13%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (17.19%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (1.56%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (7.81%) Office 365
2 3 (4.69%) IaaS
2 3 (4.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.56%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.81%) Firewall
1 5 (7.81%) DNS
1 5 (7.81%) SAN
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
3 2 (3.13%) VLAN
3 2 (3.13%) NAS
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) LDAP
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) Kerberos
4 1 (1.56%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.56%) VPN
4 1 (1.56%) WAN
4 1 (1.56%) Wireshark
4 1 (1.56%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (10.94%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (9.38%) SQL Server
3 5 (7.81%) BusinessObjects
3 5 (7.81%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (1.56%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (15.63%) Marketing
2 5 (7.81%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.56%) Front Office
4 1 (1.56%) Finance
4 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (31.25%) Analyst
2 16 (25.00%) Architect
3 10 (15.63%) Deployment Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.81%) Support Engineer
5 5 (7.81%) Data Architect
5 5 (7.81%) Web Analyst
6 4 (6.25%) SQL DBA
6 4 (6.25%) DBA
6 4 (6.25%) 1st Line Support
6 4 (6.25%) Consultant
7 3 (4.69%) Solutions Architect
7 3 (4.69%) Messaging Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Data Integration Specialist
8 2 (3.13%) Lead Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) VMware Engineer
8 2 (3.13%) Lead Data Architect
8 2 (3.13%) Integration Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.81%) ODBC
2 4 (6.25%) .NET
3 3 (4.69%) Middleware
4 2 (3.13%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.56%) SAML
5 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.56%) Web Services
5 1 (1.56%) OAuth
5 1 (1.56%) WebCenter
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Streams
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.94%) PKI
2 6 (9.38%) Clustering
3 5 (7.81%) Digital Media
4 3 (4.69%) Blackberry
4 3 (4.69%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.69%) Smartcard
4 3 (4.69%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.69%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.13%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.56%) Handset
6 1 (1.56%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 24 (37.50%) Windows
2 10 (15.63%) Windows 7
3 8 (12.50%) Linux
4 7 (10.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.81%) UNIX
6 4 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
8 1 (1.56%) Solaris
8 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (32.81%) Migration
2 15 (23.44%) ITIL
3 11 (17.19%) ITSM
4 10 (15.63%) Service Management
5 8 (12.50%) ETL
5 8 (12.50%) Validation
6 7 (10.94%) Data Migration
7 6 (9.38%) High Availability
7 6 (9.38%) Business Intelligence
7 6 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (7.81%) Change Management
8 5 (7.81%) CMMI
8 5 (7.81%) eTOM
8 5 (7.81%) E-Commerce
8 5 (7.81%) Data Modelling
8 5 (7.81%) Analytics
8 5 (7.81%) Dimensional Modelling
8 5 (7.81%) Use Case
9 4 (6.25%) Incident Management
9 4 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 11 (17.19%) SQL
2 6 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
4 2 (3.13%) Java
5 1 (1.56%) C#
Qualifications
1 15 (23.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (17.19%) SC Cleared
3 10 (15.63%) Degree
4 5 (7.81%) ITIL Certification
4 5 (7.81%) HNC
5 4 (6.25%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.56%) VCP5
6 1 (1.56%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.38%) QA
2 5 (7.81%) TickIT
3 1 (1.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.69%) vSphere
2 3 (4.69%) XenApp
2 3 (4.69%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 2 (3.13%) vCloud
3 2 (3.13%) KVM
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.56%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.56%) DFS Replication
4 1 (1.56%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (3.13%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 1 (1.56%) MIIS
2 1 (1.56%) SCDPM
2 1 (1.56%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.56%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (1.56%) Puppet
2 1 (1.56%) SCCM
2 1 (1.56%) SCOM
Vendors
1 20 (31.25%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.75%) Remedy
3 11 (17.19%) Citrix
4 9 (14.06%) Oracle
5 6 (9.38%) Becrypt
5 6 (9.38%) Informatica
5 6 (9.38%) AppSense
6 5 (7.81%) Endeca
6 5 (7.81%) IBM
6 5 (7.81%) Veritas
6 5 (7.81%) Business Objects
6 5 (7.81%) SAP
6 5 (7.81%) Cognos
7 4 (6.25%) Red Hat
7 4 (6.25%) CA
7 4 (6.25%) VMware
8 3 (4.69%) Wyse
8 3 (4.69%) Cisco
9 2 (3.13%) HP
9 2 (3.13%) BMC