The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 16 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 England 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 267 353 288
Rank change year-on-year
+86 -65
Contract jobs citing Replication 352 179 320
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.67% 0.41% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.58% 1.56% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 211 100 162
Average daily rate £400 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £522 £493 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 6
Average hourly rate £25.35 £28.00 £29.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.46% -4.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.47 £28.00 £19.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.23 £28.00 £80.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.35 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13634 11444 14106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.03% 26.06% 25.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8527 7070 8322
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £345 £348
% change year-on-year
+1.44% -0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 551 596 730
Average hourly rate £19.75 £22.70 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.99% -8.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% -10.00%
Replication
UK

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in England

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in England

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in England

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in England

Replication
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the England region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Replication Hourly Rate Histogram in England

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 Replication within the England region over the 3 months to 16 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
London +13 146 £450 +12.50% 37
South East +55 106 £350 -8.19% 32
Yorkshire +5 29 £350 +27.27% 10
South West -5 20 £325 -1.51% 9
North West -11 20 £325 -13.33% 16
East of England -30 13 £325 +8.33% 4
West Midlands -6 8 £433 +44.16% 5
North East - 6 £245 - 6
East Midlands -5 3 £380 +38.18%
Midlands - - - -
Replication
UK

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 294 (48.60%) SQL
2 205 (33.88%) SQL Server
3 201 (33.22%) Windows
4 161 (26.61%) Microsoft
5 153 (25.29%) Oracle
6 138 (22.81%) Clustering
7 129 (21.32%) Performance Tuning
8 128 (21.16%) Linux
9 112 (18.51%) UNIX
10 111 (18.35%) VMware
11 110 (18.18%) Finance
12 107 (17.69%) SAN
13 103 (17.02%) Active Directory
14 96 (15.87%) Oracle Database
15 90 (14.88%) ITIL
16 87 (14.38%) Disaster Recovery
17 85 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 85 (14.05%) SQL Server 2008
18 84 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 80 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
20 79 (13.06%) Security Cleared
20 79 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
20 79 (13.06%) Migration
21 69 (11.40%) T-SQL
22 67 (11.07%) SQL Server 2005
23 66 (10.91%) DNS
24 64 (10.58%) NetApp
25 59 (9.75%) HP
25 59 (9.75%) MS Excel
26 58 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 38 (6.28%) MS Exchange
2 32 (5.29%) IIS
3 29 (4.79%) SharePoint
4 27 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 27 (4.46%) Tomcat
5 26 (4.30%) Apache
6 23 (3.80%) WebLogic
7 17 (2.81%) Exchange Server 2003
8 13 (2.15%) Node.js
9 12 (1.98%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (1.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 9 (1.49%) Apache Solr
11 9 (1.49%) WebSphere
12 7 (1.16%) Alfresco
12 7 (1.16%) CMS
13 6 (0.99%) Oracle Application Server
14 4 (0.66%) SharePoint 2010
14 4 (0.66%) nginx
15 3 (0.50%) MS Project Server
15 3 (0.50%) Lync
Applications
1 59 (9.75%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.16%) MS Office
2 7 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
3 6 (0.99%) MS Project
4 5 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
5 3 (0.50%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) Pro/ENGINEER
6 1 (0.17%) CATIA
Business Applications
1 17 (2.81%) Remedy ITSM
2 7 (1.16%) Magento
3 6 (0.99%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.66%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.33%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle CRM
5 2 (0.33%) WebTrends
5 2 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.17%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.17%) Summit
6 1 (0.17%) BASE24
6 1 (0.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.99%) Office 365
3 5 (0.83%) Amazon EC2
4 4 (0.66%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (0.66%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (0.50%) SaaS
5 3 (0.50%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 107 (17.69%) SAN
2 66 (10.91%) DNS
3 51 (8.43%) Firewall
4 36 (5.95%) NAS
5 31 (5.12%) DHCP
6 27 (4.46%) TCP/IP
7 24 (3.97%) LAN
7 24 (3.97%) VPN
8 23 (3.80%) WAN
9 21 (3.47%) VLAN
10 19 (3.14%) Network Security
11 16 (2.64%) iSCSI
12 15 (2.48%) Fibre Channel
12 15 (2.48%) Internet
13 12 (1.98%) HTTP
14 10 (1.65%) LDAP
15 8 (1.32%) Connectrix
15 8 (1.32%) SMTP
16 7 (1.16%) VoIP
16 7 (1.16%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 205 (33.88%) SQL Server
2 96 (15.87%) Oracle Database
3 85 (14.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 85 (14.05%) SQL Server 2008
4 84 (13.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 67 (11.07%) SQL Server 2005
6 58 (9.59%) Oracle Database 11g
7 57 (9.42%) Data Warehouse
8 53 (8.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 47 (7.77%) MySQL
10 41 (6.78%) Oracle Database 10g
11 38 (6.28%) SQL Server 2000
12 29 (4.79%) DB2
13 28 (4.63%) SQL Server 2012
14 18 (2.98%) Relational Database
15 17 (2.81%) NoSQL
16 16 (2.64%) RDBMS
16 16 (2.64%) DTS
17 15 (2.48%) MongoDB
18 14 (2.31%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 18 (2.98%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (1.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 8 (1.32%) Toad
4 7 (1.16%) Git (software)
4 7 (1.16%) Subversion
5 6 (0.99%) ProC
5 6 (0.99%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (0.83%) Visual Studio
7 4 (0.66%) MSI
8 3 (0.50%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.33%) RequisitePro
10 1 (0.17%) Calabash
10 1 (0.17%) eggPlant
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.17%) Selenium
10 1 (0.17%) Cucumber
10 1 (0.17%) JBehave
10 1 (0.17%) WebDriver
10 1 (0.17%) Robotium
10 1 (0.17%) SoapUI
General
1 110 (18.18%) Finance
2 44 (7.27%) Banking
3 21 (3.47%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.31%) Marketing
5 13 (2.15%) Investment Banking
6 8 (1.32%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.16%) Retail
8 6 (0.99%) Games
8 6 (0.99%) Military
8 6 (0.99%) Advertising
8 6 (0.99%) Law
9 4 (0.66%) Publishing
10 2 (0.33%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.33%) Front Office
10 2 (0.33%) Automotive
11 1 (0.17%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.17%) Legal
11 1 (0.17%) Electronics
11 1 (0.17%) Back Office
11 1 (0.17%) Private Banking
Job Titles
1 231 (38.18%) DBA
2 136 (22.48%) SQL DBA
3 88 (14.55%) Administrator
4 61 (10.08%) Architect
5 60 (9.92%) SQL Server DBA
6 50 (8.26%) Oracle DBA
6 50 (8.26%) Analyst
7 45 (7.44%) Developer
8 36 (5.95%) Consultant
9 25 (4.13%) Storage Engineer
10 21 (3.47%) DB2 DBA
10 21 (3.47%) Infrastructure Architect
11 19 (3.14%) Senior DBA
12 16 (2.64%) SQL Developer
13 14 (2.31%) Storage Administrator
14 13 (2.15%) Systems Administrator
14 13 (2.15%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (1.98%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (1.98%) Sybase DBA
16 11 (1.82%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (4.46%) Web Services
2 25 (4.13%) .NET
3 23 (3.80%) Middleware
4 18 (2.98%) XML
5 15 (2.48%) Oracle Streams
6 13 (2.15%) HTML
7 11 (1.82%) LAMP
8 9 (1.49%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.32%) JSP
10 7 (1.16%) jQuery
10 7 (1.16%) Spring MVC
10 7 (1.16%) RESTful
10 7 (1.16%) Spring Batch
10 7 (1.16%) Spring Integration
10 7 (1.16%) JDBC
10 7 (1.16%) JMX
10 7 (1.16%) Hibernate
10 7 (1.16%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (1.16%) Lucene
10 7 (1.16%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 138 (22.81%) Clustering
2 16 (2.64%) Blackberry
3 12 (1.98%) Open Source
4 11 (1.82%) Management Information System
5 10 (1.65%) CLARiiON
6 9 (1.49%) EMC Centera
7 8 (1.32%) Mainframe
7 8 (1.32%) Client/Server
7 8 (1.32%) Celerra
8 7 (1.16%) Computer Science
8 7 (1.16%) PKI
9 6 (0.99%) Thin Client
9 6 (0.99%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (0.99%) Digital Media
9 6 (0.99%) Fat Client
10 5 (0.83%) Online Games
10 5 (0.83%) Data Integration
10 5 (0.83%) N-Tier
10 5 (0.83%) Firmware
11 4 (0.66%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 201 (33.22%) Windows
2 128 (21.16%) Linux
3 112 (18.51%) UNIX
4 79 (13.06%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (8.60%) Solaris
6 49 (8.10%) Windows Server 2003
7 42 (6.94%) AIX
8 38 (6.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 27 (4.46%) Windows 7
10 20 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
11 19 (3.14%) Windows XP
12 13 (2.15%) CentOS
13 11 (1.82%) SUSE
14 7 (1.16%) Mac OS X
15 6 (0.99%) Ubuntu
16 5 (0.83%) VMS
16 5 (0.83%) Debian
17 4 (0.66%) Windows 8
18 3 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
18 3 (0.50%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 129 (21.32%) Performance Tuning
2 90 (14.88%) ITIL
3 87 (14.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 79 (13.06%) Migration
5 45 (7.44%) Business Intelligence
6 33 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
7 31 (5.12%) Data Modelling
7 31 (5.12%) Change Management
8 30 (4.96%) Incident Management
8 30 (4.96%) ETL
9 29 (4.79%) High Availability
10 26 (4.30%) Capacity Planning
11 24 (3.97%) Data Protection
12 22 (3.64%) Service Management
12 22 (3.64%) Project Management
12 22 (3.64%) E-Commerce
12 22 (3.64%) Performance Analysis
13 21 (3.47%) PRINCE2
14 20 (3.31%) Agile Software Development
14 20 (3.31%) BCP
Programming Languages
1 294 (48.60%) SQL
2 69 (11.40%) T-SQL
3 54 (8.93%) Shell Script
4 37 (6.12%) PL/SQL
4 37 (6.12%) Java
4 37 (6.12%) Perl
5 35 (5.79%) PowerShell
6 25 (4.13%) C
7 21 (3.47%) C#
8 17 (2.81%) PHP
9 13 (2.15%) VB
10 11 (1.82%) JavaScript
11 10 (1.65%) Korn
12 7 (1.16%) Scala
13 6 (0.99%) AWK
13 6 (0.99%) VBScript
13 6 (0.99%) Bourne shell
14 5 (0.83%) sed
15 4 (0.66%) Python
16 3 (0.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 79 (13.06%) Security Cleared
2 55 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 36 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (5.62%) Degree
5 20 (3.31%) DV Cleared
6 17 (2.81%) MCDBA
7 15 (2.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (2.31%) MCITP
9 13 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
10 12 (1.98%) Oracle Certification
10 12 (1.98%) MCSE
11 10 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
12 6 (0.99%) OCP
12 6 (0.99%) CCNP
12 6 (0.99%) VCAP
13 5 (0.83%) ISEB
13 5 (0.83%) HNC
13 5 (0.83%) MCT
13 5 (0.83%) OCA
14 4 (0.66%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.47%) SLA
2 14 (2.31%) QA
3 10 (1.65%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.83%) TickIT
5 2 (0.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 103 (17.02%) Active Directory
2 80 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 53 (8.76%) Oracle RAC
4 35 (5.79%) Oracle RMAN
5 31 (5.12%) VMware ESX
5 31 (5.12%) vSphere
6 25 (4.13%) NFS
7 17 (2.81%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.48%) SRDF
9 13 (2.15%) XenApp
10 12 (1.98%) Hyper-V
11 10 (1.65%) Varnish
12 9 (1.49%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 8 (1.32%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 7 (1.16%) Veritas File System
14 7 (1.16%) KVM
15 6 (0.99%) DFS Replication
16 4 (0.66%) Xen
16 4 (0.66%) VirtualBox
16 4 (0.66%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 54 (8.93%) Data Guard
2 30 (4.96%) NetBackup
3 17 (2.81%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 15 (2.48%) Puppet
5 14 (2.31%) SCCM
5 14 (2.31%) Opscode Chef
6 13 (2.15%) Nagios
7 12 (1.98%) SCOM
8 10 (1.65%) Backup Exec
9 9 (1.49%) McAfee ePO
10 8 (1.32%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 8 (1.32%) EMC TimeFinder
10 8 (1.32%) EMC Navisphere
10 8 (1.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 7 (1.16%) MIIS
12 6 (0.99%) StatsD
12 6 (0.99%) Munin
12 6 (0.99%) EMC NetWorker
13 5 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 5 (0.83%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 161 (26.61%) Microsoft
2 153 (25.29%) Oracle
3 111 (18.35%) VMware
4 64 (10.58%) NetApp
5 59 (9.75%) HP
6 54 (8.93%) EMC
7 52 (8.60%) IBM
8 47 (7.77%) Citrix
9 42 (6.94%) Veritas
9 42 (6.94%) Cisco
10 34 (5.62%) Red Hat
11 32 (5.29%) Symantec
12 29 (4.79%) Sybase
12 29 (4.79%) Brocade
13 22 (3.64%) Remedy
14 13 (2.15%) Cognos
14 13 (2.15%) Dell
15 11 (1.82%) Percona
15 11 (1.82%) SAP
15 11 (1.82%) BMC
London
Square One Resources
Rate: From £0 to £520 per day
Posted: 7 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 9 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Unspecified Neg
Posted: 10 hours ago
Essex
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
Swindon
Computer Futures
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
West Midlands
Apeiro Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Provisio Solutions
Rate: £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
LA International
Rate: £225 - £250 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Competitive Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: £Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £380 - £420 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Paddington, London
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Rate: Contract £500-£650 per day - initial 6 month contract
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Intuition IT Solutions
Posted: 9 days ago
Basingstoke
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £310 per day
Posted: 9 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Posted: 9 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 days ago