The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 150 155 174
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +19
Contract jobs citing Replication 47 49 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.89% 0.84% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.36% 2.34% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 37 33
Average daily rate
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£400 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £368 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £524 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £373
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.50 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-1.42% -12.50%
Replication
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Miscellaneous Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1992 2095 2772
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 37.87% 36.07% 38.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1483 2029
Average daily rate £475 £475 £485
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 35 46 62
Average hourly rate £17.99 £18.75 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.05% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.67 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £36.50 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £20.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+7.50% +14.28%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the City of London region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 54 (72.97%) SQL
2 39 (52.70%) Windows
3 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
4 30 (40.54%) SQL Server
5 28 (37.84%) Oracle
6 24 (32.43%) Clustering
6 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
7 23 (31.08%) Finance
8 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
9 20 (27.03%) Sybase
10 19 (25.68%) Veritas
10 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 18 (24.32%) Solaris
11 18 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
12 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
12 17 (22.97%) SQL Server 2008
13 16 (21.62%) Banking
14 15 (20.27%) SCOM
14 15 (20.27%) SAN
14 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
15 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
16 13 (17.57%) T-SQL
17 12 (16.22%) ITIL
17 12 (16.22%) HP
17 12 (16.22%) VMware
17 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
17 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 3 (4.05%) MS Exchange
1 3 (4.05%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.70%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) Oracle Coherence
3 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.35%) Apache Spark
3 1 (1.35%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (10.81%) MS Excel
2 4 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.41%) SunGard GMI
2 3 (4.05%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (20.27%) SAN
2 9 (12.16%) NAS
3 8 (10.81%) Firewall
3 8 (10.81%) LAN
3 8 (10.81%) WAN
4 4 (5.41%) DHCP
4 4 (5.41%) DNS
5 3 (4.05%) Ethernet
5 3 (4.05%) TCP/IP
5 3 (4.05%) VPN
5 3 (4.05%) VLAN
6 2 (2.70%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (40.54%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 17 (22.97%) SQL Server 2008
4 14 (18.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 13 (17.57%) SQL Server 2005
6 8 (10.81%) Oracle Database
6 8 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
7 7 (9.46%) SQL Server 2000
7 7 (9.46%) DTS
8 6 (8.11%) Relational Database
9 5 (6.76%) RDBMS
9 5 (6.76%) Sybase ASE
9 5 (6.76%) Oracle Database 11g
10 4 (5.41%) Oracle Reports
11 3 (4.05%) Big Data
12 2 (2.70%) Oracle Exadata
12 2 (2.70%) HBase
12 2 (2.70%) Hadoop
12 2 (2.70%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Ant
1 2 (2.70%) Maven
1 2 (2.70%) JIRA
1 2 (2.70%) Hudson
1 2 (2.70%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.70%) JConsole
2 1 (1.35%) Mercurial
2 1 (1.35%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (1.35%) ERwin
2 1 (1.35%) Subversion
General
1 23 (31.08%) Finance
2 16 (21.62%) Banking
3 7 (9.46%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.35%) Marketing
4 1 (1.35%) Front Office
4 1 (1.35%) Retail
4 1 (1.35%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (52.70%) DBA
2 25 (33.78%) SQL DBA
3 16 (21.62%) SQL Server DBA
4 12 (16.22%) Developer
5 8 (10.81%) Administrator
6 6 (8.11%) Consultant
6 6 (8.11%) Sybase DBA
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 5 (6.76%) Server Administrator
7 5 (6.76%) Server Support
7 5 (6.76%) Architect
7 5 (6.76%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (6.76%) DBA Manager
8 4 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
8 4 (5.41%) Infrastructure Architect
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) SAN Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Windows Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.05%) Database Manager
10 2 (2.70%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.76%) Middleware
2 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 4 (5.41%) XML
3 3 (4.05%) XSLT
4 2 (2.70%) JMS
4 2 (2.70%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.70%) WPF
4 2 (2.70%) Spring
4 2 (2.70%) HTML
4 2 (2.70%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.35%) Application Packaging
5 1 (1.35%) WCF
5 1 (1.35%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (1.35%) RESTful
5 1 (1.35%) HTML5
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) Akka
5 1 (1.35%) Play Framework
5 1 (1.35%) CSS
5 1 (1.35%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 24 (32.43%) Clustering
2 6 (8.11%) Derivative
2 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.11%) Data Centre
3 4 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (5.41%) Fat Client
3 4 (5.41%) iSeries
3 4 (5.41%) Thin Client
4 3 (4.05%) Hedge funds
5 2 (2.70%) Credit Risk
5 2 (2.70%) Market Risk
5 2 (2.70%) Equities
5 2 (2.70%) Credit Derivative
5 2 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (2.70%) Management Information System
5 2 (2.70%) Symmetrix
6 1 (1.35%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.35%) CLARiiON
6 1 (1.35%) W3C
6 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 39 (52.70%) Windows
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 24 (32.43%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (28.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 18 (24.32%) Solaris
5 9 (12.16%) Linux
6 6 (8.11%) UNIX
7 3 (4.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (2.70%) zOS
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (1.35%) Windows 2000
9 1 (1.35%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (24.32%) Performance Monitoring
2 17 (22.97%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (20.27%) Performance Tuning
4 12 (16.22%) ITIL
4 12 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
5 11 (14.86%) Database Mirroring
6 9 (12.16%) SDLC
6 9 (12.16%) Coaching
6 9 (12.16%) People Management
7 6 (8.11%) Risk Management
7 6 (8.11%) Migration
7 6 (8.11%) Scrum
8 5 (6.76%) Configuration Management
8 5 (6.76%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.76%) High Availability
9 4 (5.41%) Waterfall
9 4 (5.41%) Change Data Capture
9 4 (5.41%) ETL
9 4 (5.41%) OO
9 4 (5.41%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 54 (72.97%) SQL
2 13 (17.57%) T-SQL
3 12 (16.22%) PowerShell
4 9 (12.16%) Java
5 8 (10.81%) Shell Script
6 5 (6.76%) PL/SQL
7 4 (5.41%) RPG
7 4 (5.41%) RPG IV
8 3 (4.05%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.05%) C
8 3 (4.05%) C#
9 2 (2.70%) C++
9 2 (2.70%) VBScript
9 2 (2.70%) Python
9 2 (2.70%) PHP
10 1 (1.35%) REXX
10 1 (1.35%) XPath
10 1 (1.35%) Scala
10 1 (1.35%) VB
10 1 (1.35%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.05%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (4.05%) MCSE
3 2 (2.70%) Degree
4 1 (1.35%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.35%) HP ASE
4 1 (1.35%) HP MASE
4 1 (1.35%) VCP5
4 1 (1.35%) MCDBA
4 1 (1.35%) CCNA
4 1 (1.35%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.35%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.05%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (4.05%) QA
2 1 (1.35%) Basel III
2 1 (1.35%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.35%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 12 (16.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (12.16%) Oracle RAC
3 8 (10.81%) Active Directory
4 7 (9.46%) vSphere
5 4 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
5 4 (5.41%) XenApp
6 3 (4.05%) Xen
6 3 (4.05%) VMware Server
7 2 (2.70%) Hyper-V
7 2 (2.70%) Apache Flume
7 2 (2.70%) HDFS
8 1 (1.35%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.35%) SRDF
8 1 (1.35%) NFS
8 1 (1.35%) RACF
Systems Management
1 15 (20.27%) SCOM
2 9 (12.16%) Data Guard
3 6 (8.11%) Oracle RMAN
4 4 (5.41%) OpenView
4 4 (5.41%) SCCM
5 3 (4.05%) HP SIM
5 3 (4.05%) Tivoli
5 3 (4.05%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 2 (2.70%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.70%) Oozie
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Flashback
7 1 (1.35%) SnapMirror
7 1 (1.35%) SnapLock
7 1 (1.35%) SnapVault
7 1 (1.35%) PureDisk
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 1 (1.35%) OMEGAMON
7 1 (1.35%) EMC NetWorker
7 1 (1.35%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (1.35%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Microsoft
2 28 (37.84%) Oracle
3 20 (27.03%) Sybase
4 19 (25.68%) Veritas
5 12 (16.22%) HP
5 12 (16.22%) VMware
6 9 (12.16%) IBM
7 6 (8.11%) Cisco
8 5 (6.76%) Veeam
8 5 (6.76%) 3PAR
8 5 (6.76%) Red Gate
8 5 (6.76%) NetApp
9 4 (5.41%) SunGard
9 4 (5.41%) Citrix
10 3 (4.05%) Red Hat
10 3 (4.05%) SAP
11 2 (2.70%) EMC
11 2 (2.70%) SolarWinds
12 1 (1.35%) Teradata
12 1 (1.35%) Mitel