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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 29 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 601 609 570
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 13 15 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.026% 0.029% 0.039%
As % of the System Software category 0.22% 0.28% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 9 8
Median daily rate £330 £288 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.78% -13.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £324 £254 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £460 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £321 £288 £270
% change year-on-year
+11.65% +6.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 - -
DFS Replication
UK

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
5824 5307 4933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 11.82% 10.43% 10.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 3627 2998 2670
Median daily rate £400 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £167
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £325 £315
% change year-on-year
+10.76% +3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 406 636 630
Median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £10.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £30.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £16.83 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+12.92% +8.54%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England region citing DFS Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
North East - 5 £330 -
London +9 3 £375 - 1
South East -8 3 - -
East of England +9 1 £638 -
North West - 1 - -
DFS Replication
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DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DFS 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 England region with a requirement for DFS Replication.

1 22 (88.00%) Windows
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server
3 16 (64.00%) DNS
4 12 (48.00%) Firewall
4 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
4 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (44.00%) VMware
6 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (36.00%) SCCM
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
7 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
7 9 (36.00%) Citrix
8 8 (32.00%) HP
8 8 (32.00%) DHCP
8 8 (32.00%) Office 365
9 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 7 (28.00%) Migration
9 7 (28.00%) Replication
10 6 (24.00%) ITIL
10 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
11 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
11 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
11 5 (20.00%) Application Discovery
11 5 (20.00%) Linux
11 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 5 (20.00%) Xen
12 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 4 (16.00%) QA
12 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (4.00%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 9 (36.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (32.00%) Office 365
3 6 (24.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (4.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) DNS
2 12 (48.00%) Firewall
3 8 (32.00%) DHCP
4 4 (16.00%) DMZ
4 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 3 (12.00%) Kerberos
6 2 (8.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (4.00%) Asterisk PBX
7 1 (4.00%) IPsec
7 1 (4.00%) LAN
7 1 (4.00%) NetScaler
7 1 (4.00%) SSL
7 1 (4.00%) VPN
7 1 (4.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) Jenkins
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (28.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 5 (20.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (12.00%) Analyst
3 3 (12.00%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) OSS Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) VMware Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Windows Engineer
3 3 (12.00%) Wintel Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 2 (8.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Server Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Administrator
5 1 (4.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) .NET
1 1 (4.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (4.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (28.00%) Replication
2 4 (16.00%) Clustering
2 4 (16.00%) Hybrid Cloud
3 2 (8.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (88.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Windows Server
3 12 (48.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (20.00%) Linux
6 4 (16.00%) Windows 2000
7 3 (12.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 2 (8.00%) Windows 10
9 1 (4.00%) Fedora
9 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
9 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (28.00%) Migration
2 6 (24.00%) ITIL
3 5 (20.00%) Application Discovery
4 4 (16.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (16.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (16.00%) High Availability
4 4 (16.00%) Information Security
4 4 (16.00%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (16.00%) Security Patching
4 4 (16.00%) Server Building
5 3 (12.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 1 (4.00%) Content Management
6 1 (4.00%) Data Security
6 1 (4.00%) Open Source
6 1 (4.00%) Risk Analysis
Programming Languages
1 12 (48.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.00%) SQL
3 1 (4.00%) C#
3 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (8.00%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (16.00%) QA
2 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 22 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 7 (28.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (20.00%) Xen
4 4 (16.00%) Firmware
4 4 (16.00%) XenApp
5 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
6 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
6 1 (4.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (36.00%) SCCM
2 4 (16.00%) SCVMM
3 3 (12.00%) Puppet
4 2 (8.00%) FortiGate
5 1 (4.00%) BladeLogic
5 1 (4.00%) HP SIM
5 1 (4.00%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (4.00%) SCOM
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) VMware
2 9 (36.00%) Citrix
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft
3 8 (32.00%) HP
4 4 (16.00%) Dell
5 3 (12.00%) Cisco
5 3 (12.00%) Red Hat
5 3 (12.00%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (8.00%) Veeam
7 1 (4.00%) Altiris
7 1 (4.00%) Brocade
7 1 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (4.00%) NetApp
7 1 (4.00%) Symantec