The table below looks at the statistics for DFS Replication skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 426 420 418
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 10 4 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.047% 0.018% 0.033%
As % of the System Software category 0.37% 0.18% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 4
Median daily rate £418 £344 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.45% +37.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £316 £208
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £371 £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DFS Replication
England

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2683 2169 2176
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.56% 9.60% 9.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 1839 1525 1403
Median daily rate £450 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £212 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £625 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £348 £347
% change year-on-year
+0.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 77 105 159
Median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.60 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.10 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

DFS Replication Daily Rate Trend in London

DFS Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

DFS Replication Hourly Rate Trend in London

DFS Replication
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 3 December 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
City of London - 4 £418 -
DFS Replication
England

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 December 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 London region with a requirement for DFS Replication.

1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 21 (67.74%) Windows
4 20 (64.52%) HP
5 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
5 16 (51.61%) Citrix
5 16 (51.61%) SAN
6 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
7 14 (45.16%) NetScaler
7 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
8 13 (41.94%) XenApp
8 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
8 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
9 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
9 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
10 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
10 11 (35.48%) Linux
11 10 (32.26%) vSphere
12 9 (29.03%) XenDesktop
12 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
12 9 (29.03%) Cisco
12 9 (29.03%) Finance
13 8 (25.81%) Firewall
13 8 (25.81%) VLAN
13 8 (25.81%) VMware Server
13 8 (25.81%) SCCM
13 8 (25.81%) Replication
13 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
14 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 13 (41.94%) Exchange Server 2010
1 13 (41.94%) MS Exchange
2 7 (22.58%) Exchange Server 2013
3 6 (19.35%) Apache
3 6 (19.35%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (16.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 16 (51.61%) SAN
2 14 (45.16%) NetScaler
3 8 (25.81%) Firewall
3 8 (25.81%) VLAN
4 7 (22.58%) DNS
4 7 (22.58%) LAN
4 7 (22.58%) WAN
4 7 (22.58%) WLAN
5 6 (19.35%) Internet
6 5 (16.13%) DMZ
6 5 (16.13%) SSL
7 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
8 2 (6.45%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (6.45%) DHCP
9 1 (3.23%) LDAP
9 1 (3.23%) Remote Desktop
9 1 (3.23%) VoIP
9 1 (3.23%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.23%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MSI
General
1 9 (29.03%) Finance
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
Job Titles
1 25 (80.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 13 (41.94%) Support Engineer
3 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Support
3 12 (38.71%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 7 (22.58%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 5 (16.13%) Storage Engineer
6 4 (12.90%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (12.90%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) HP Storage Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Storage Support Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Unix Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Engineer
7 3 (9.68%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
8 2 (6.45%) Exchange Engineer
8 2 (6.45%) SAN Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (38.71%) Data Centre
2 8 (25.81%) Replication
3 6 (19.35%) Clustering
4 5 (16.13%) EMC VNX
5 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (9.68%) Computer Science
6 2 (6.45%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 15 (48.39%) Windows Server 2012
3 11 (35.48%) Linux
4 9 (29.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (22.58%) Windows Server
6 5 (16.13%) Unix
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (12.90%) CentOS
8 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.81%) Infrastructure Management
2 6 (19.35%) Investment Management
3 5 (16.13%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 5 (16.13%) Service Delivery
4 4 (12.90%) Data Centre Operations
4 4 (12.90%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Migration
5 3 (9.68%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (6.45%) Business Continuity
6 2 (6.45%) Data Protection
6 2 (6.45%) High Availability
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
7 1 (3.23%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.23%) Cybersecurity
7 1 (3.23%) Server Building
7 1 (3.23%) Server Virtualisation
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (38.71%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (25.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (9.68%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.45%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
4 1 (3.23%) CTC Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.23%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.90%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (45.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (41.94%) XenApp
4 11 (35.48%) VMware ESX
5 10 (32.26%) vSphere
6 9 (29.03%) XenDesktop
7 8 (25.81%) VMware Server
8 4 (12.90%) Xen
9 1 (3.23%) Hyper-V
9 1 (3.23%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (3.23%) UAG
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) SCCM
2 7 (22.58%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (22.58%) SCOM
2 7 (22.58%) SCVMM
3 6 (19.35%) Microsoft Clustering
4 5 (16.13%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 27 (87.10%) VMware
2 20 (64.52%) HP
3 16 (51.61%) Citrix
3 16 (51.61%) Microsoft
4 9 (29.03%) Cisco
5 7 (22.58%) 3PAR
5 7 (22.58%) NetApp
5 7 (22.58%) SolarWinds
6 5 (16.13%) EMC
7 4 (12.90%) Barracuda Networks
7 4 (12.90%) CommVault
7 4 (12.90%) Symantec
8 3 (9.68%) Dell
9 2 (6.45%) CheckPoint
9 2 (6.45%) ServiceNow
10 1 (3.23%) AppSense
10 1 (3.23%) Dell Compellent
10 1 (3.23%) Red Box
10 1 (3.23%) Sophos
10 1 (3.23%) Veeam