The first table below looks at the demand for DFS Replication skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 17 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 of the System Software category for the London 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 411 373 427
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +54
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 1 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.004% 0.023% 0.007%
As % of the System Software category 0.052% 0.30% 0.097%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 1
Average daily rate £475 £450 £185
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +143.24%
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £280 £338
% change year-on-year
+25.00% -17.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £22.50 -
System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
1931 1693 2060
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.97% 7.83% 7.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1167 1033 1209
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £217 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £543 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 153 166
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £33.75 £32.10
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%
DFS Replication
England

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DFS Replication across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the London region over the 3 months to 17 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
Sidcup - - - -
City of London - - - -
DFS Replication
England

DFS Replication
Top 11 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Lync
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 1 (100.00%) Lync
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM