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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 565 535 512
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -23
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 14 18 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.028% 0.038% 0.028%
As % of the System Software category 0.28% 0.39% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 8
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£265 £331 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -14.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £243 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £494 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £265 £270 £270
% change year-on-year
-1.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
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
4944 4584 4070
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 10.05% 9.55% 9.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2819 2468 1987
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £470 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.17% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 595 592 598
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.10 £33.95 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.86 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+4.01% -0.85%

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 22 May 2015.

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 22 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East -17 9 £288 +9.52% 2
East of England +10 3 £250 -
London -8 1 - - 2
East Midlands - 1 £250 -
DFS Replication
UK

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 26 (81.25%) VMware
3 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
5 18 (56.25%) DNS
6 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
7 16 (50.00%) SAN
7 16 (50.00%) DHCP
7 16 (50.00%) vSphere
7 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
8 12 (37.50%) Replication
9 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
10 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 8 (25.00%) WAN
11 7 (21.88%) HP
11 7 (21.88%) Dell
11 7 (21.88%) Citrix
11 7 (21.88%) Firewall
11 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
11 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
11 7 (21.88%) SCCM
12 6 (18.75%) NAS
12 6 (18.75%) EqualLogic
12 6 (18.75%) ITIL
12 6 (18.75%) CommVault
12 6 (18.75%) NHS
12 6 (18.75%) SQL
13 5 (15.63%) MS Excel

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 12 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 9 (28.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (21.88%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (6.25%) Lync
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
5 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.13%) Mimecast
2 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 18 (56.25%) DNS
2 16 (50.00%) SAN
2 16 (50.00%) DHCP
3 8 (25.00%) WAN
4 7 (21.88%) Firewall
5 6 (18.75%) NAS
6 5 (15.63%) LAN
6 5 (15.63%) iSCSI
6 5 (15.63%) NetScaler
7 4 (12.50%) VLAN
7 4 (12.50%) WLAN
8 3 (9.38%) Kerberos
8 3 (9.38%) SNMP
8 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
8 3 (9.38%) LDAP
9 2 (6.25%) Wireless
9 2 (6.25%) VPN
10 1 (3.13%) Spanning Tree
10 1 (3.13%) Skype
10 1 (3.13%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (6.25%) Military
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.13%) Law
2 1 (3.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (15.63%) Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Server Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Citrix Architect
3 4 (12.50%) Analyst
4 2 (6.25%) Team Leader
4 2 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Server Support
4 2 (6.25%) Consultant
4 2 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.13%) Network Engineer
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Support
5 1 (3.13%) Support Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Support
5 1 (3.13%) Systems Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) Wintel Analyst
5 1 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.13%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 12 (37.50%) Replication
2 6 (18.75%) EqualLogic
2 6 (18.75%) NHS
3 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (12.50%) Clustering
5 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
5 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
6 1 (3.13%) PKI
6 1 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 30 (93.75%) Windows
2 25 (78.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 16 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (28.13%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (21.88%) Windows 7
6 5 (15.63%) Windows XP
7 4 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (6.25%) Linux
9 1 (3.13%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) ITIL
2 4 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (9.38%) Project Management
3 3 (9.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Management
4 2 (6.25%) Change Control
4 2 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (3.13%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (3.13%) Software Deployment
5 1 (3.13%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (3.13%) ITSM
5 1 (3.13%) Identity Management
5 1 (3.13%) Data Security
5 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) Root Cause Analysis
5 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.75%) SQL
2 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) MCITP
1 4 (12.50%) Security Cleared
1 4 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) DV Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Degree
3 1 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.13%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (71.88%) Active Directory
2 16 (50.00%) vSphere
3 8 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (15.63%) XenApp
4 5 (15.63%) XenDesktop
4 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
4 5 (15.63%) VMware ESX
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Server
5 4 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (3.13%) Firmware
6 1 (3.13%) UAG
Systems Management
1 7 (21.88%) SCCM
2 4 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (9.38%) SCOM
4 2 (6.25%) SCDPM
5 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.13%) SAP Afaria
5 1 (3.13%) WSUS
5 1 (3.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) VMware
2 17 (53.13%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.88%) HP
3 7 (21.88%) Dell
3 7 (21.88%) Citrix
4 6 (18.75%) CommVault
5 5 (15.63%) Cisco
6 4 (12.50%) McAfee
6 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 3 (9.38%) SolarWinds
8 2 (6.25%) 3PAR
8 2 (6.25%) Lumension
9 1 (3.13%) RightFax
9 1 (3.13%) Juniper
9 1 (3.13%) BMC
9 1 (3.13%) Clearswift
9 1 (3.13%) ProCurve
9 1 (3.13%) Veeam
9 1 (3.13%) Brocade
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Complete Tech Limited
Rate: From £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago