The table below looks at the statistics for DFS Replication skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 564 555 532
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -23
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 25 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.050% 0.008% 0.004%
As % of the System Software category 0.50% 0.082% 0.047%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 1
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£305 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.75% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £400 -
% change year-on-year
-23.75% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

System Software Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5000 4864 4223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 9.91% 10.30% 9.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2786 2559 1989
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 626 599 738
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.56 £35.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -11.42%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

DFS Replication Jobs Demand Trend in England

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

DFS Replication Daily Rate Trend in England

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DFS Replication across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Histogram in England

DFS Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

DFS Replication Hourly Rate Trend in England

DFS Replication
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 11 £375 - 2
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UK

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DFS 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 DFS Replication.

1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
3 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2008
4 28 (75.68%) DNS
5 26 (70.27%) VMware
6 25 (67.57%) MS Exchange
7 24 (64.86%) DHCP
8 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2010
9 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
10 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 19 (51.35%) SAN
12 17 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2007
13 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
14 14 (37.84%) NAS
14 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
15 12 (32.43%) Dell
15 12 (32.43%) WAN
15 12 (32.43%) Clustering
16 11 (29.73%) VMware Server
17 10 (27.03%) HP
18 9 (24.32%) WLAN
18 9 (24.32%) VLAN
18 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
19 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
19 8 (21.62%) Replication
19 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
19 8 (21.62%) VoIP
19 8 (21.62%) NetApp
20 7 (18.92%) Citrix
20 7 (18.92%) Blackberry

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing DFS 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 DFS Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 25 (67.57%) MS Exchange
2 23 (62.16%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (45.95%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (21.62%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (10.81%) IBM Notes
6 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 5.5
6 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (2.70%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (75.68%) DNS
2 24 (64.86%) DHCP
3 19 (51.35%) SAN
4 14 (37.84%) NAS
5 12 (32.43%) WAN
6 9 (24.32%) WLAN
6 9 (24.32%) VLAN
7 8 (21.62%) VoIP
8 7 (18.92%) Kerberos
8 7 (18.92%) SNMP
8 7 (18.92%) LDAP
9 6 (16.22%) TCP/IP
10 5 (13.51%) DMZ
10 5 (13.51%) LAN
11 4 (10.81%) Wireless
11 4 (10.81%) Firewall
12 2 (5.41%) VPN
12 2 (5.41%) FTP
13 1 (2.70%) MPLS
13 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 7
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
2 3 (8.11%) Legal
2 3 (8.11%) Military
3 1 (2.70%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 8 (21.62%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 6 (16.22%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (16.22%) Server Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Senior Systems Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Server Engineer
6 4 (10.81%) Wintel Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Consultant
8 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Operations Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.70%) Support Engineer
9 1 (2.70%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) X-Windows
2 2 (5.41%) WCF
2 2 (5.41%) Ajax
2 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
2 2 (5.41%) HTML
2 2 (5.41%) .NET
2 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET
2 2 (5.41%) CSS
2 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 2 (5.41%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) Application Packaging
3 1 (2.70%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) Clustering
2 8 (21.62%) Replication
3 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
4 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.70%) PKI
5 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 36 (97.30%) Windows
2 32 (86.49%) Windows Server 2008
3 21 (56.76%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (24.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (16.22%) Windows 7
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 2000 Server
7 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.70%) Linux
8 1 (2.70%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.92%) ITIL
2 6 (16.22%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (16.22%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (13.51%) High Availability
3 5 (13.51%) WAN Optimisation
3 5 (13.51%) Configuration Management
3 5 (13.51%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.70%) Change Control
7 1 (2.70%) Load Balancing
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 8 (21.62%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.41%) C#
2 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.41%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (8.11%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) MCSE
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.41%) CCNA
4 1 (2.70%) MCTS
4 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (89.19%) Active Directory
2 20 (54.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 15 (40.54%) Hyper-V
4 11 (29.73%) VMware Server
5 6 (16.22%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (13.51%) Firmware
6 5 (13.51%) VMware ESX
7 4 (10.81%) Terminal Services
7 4 (10.81%) vSphere
8 3 (8.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (2.70%) UAG
9 1 (2.70%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 7 (18.92%) SCCM
1 7 (18.92%) NetBackup
2 5 (13.51%) SCVMM
3 4 (10.81%) WSUS
3 4 (10.81%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (5.41%) SCOM
5 1 (2.70%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (2.70%) SCDPM
5 1 (2.70%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (2.70%) CiscoWorks
5 1 (2.70%) Nagios
5 1 (2.70%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 26 (70.27%) VMware
2 14 (37.84%) Microsoft
3 12 (32.43%) Dell
4 10 (27.03%) HP
5 8 (21.62%) NetApp
6 7 (18.92%) Citrix
6 7 (18.92%) Mitel
7 6 (16.22%) Symantec
7 6 (16.22%) SolarWinds
8 5 (13.51%) Riverbed
8 5 (13.51%) Cisco
9 4 (10.81%) EMC
9 4 (10.81%) Lotus
9 4 (10.81%) McAfee
10 3 (8.11%) IBM
10 3 (8.11%) Veritas
10 3 (8.11%) CA
11 2 (5.41%) Hitachi
12 1 (2.70%) Veeam
12 1 (2.70%) Lumension
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