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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
England / London
Rank 402 394 402
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +8
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 2 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.010% 0.019% 0.028%
As % of the System Software category 0.084% 0.19% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 5
Median daily rate £415 £405 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.46% +8.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate - £300 £283
% change year-on-year
- +6.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
2393 2057 1936
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.35% 10.02% 9.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1668 1421 1268
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £214 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £610 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 83 121
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.40 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.82% +35.87%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.35 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.13 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.27% -

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 16 January 2017. 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 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 -6 2 £415 -4.32%
DFS Replication
England

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
2 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
3 10 (58.82%) VSAN
3 10 (58.82%) HP
3 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
4 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Clustering
5 6 (35.29%) Clustering
5 6 (35.29%) IIS
5 6 (35.29%) Apache
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) SSL
6 5 (29.41%) Cisco
6 5 (29.41%) EMC
6 5 (29.41%) Citrix
6 5 (29.41%) SAN
6 5 (29.41%) DMZ
6 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (29.41%) Internet
6 5 (29.41%) Unix
6 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
6 5 (29.41%) Finance
6 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
6 5 (29.41%) HP Data Protector
6 5 (29.41%) XenApp
6 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
6 5 (29.41%) NetScaler

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 6 (35.29%) Apache
1 6 (35.29%) IIS
2 4 (23.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (23.53%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (58.82%) VSAN
2 5 (29.41%) DMZ
2 5 (29.41%) DNS
2 5 (29.41%) Internet
2 5 (29.41%) NetScaler
2 5 (29.41%) SAN
2 5 (29.41%) SSL
3 4 (23.53%) Firewall
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (70.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Support Engineer
3 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Support
3 8 (47.06%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 5 (29.41%) Storage Engineer
5 4 (23.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) HP Storage Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Storage Support Engineer
6 3 (17.65%) Unix Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (11.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Data Migration Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) SAN Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) SAN Storage Engineer
7 2 (11.76%) VMware Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Engineer
8 1 (5.88%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (35.29%) Clustering
3 5 (29.41%) EMC VNX
4 3 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (17.65%) Computer Science
5 2 (11.76%) HP Storage
6 1 (5.88%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (64.71%) Windows
2 5 (29.41%) Unix
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (29.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (23.53%) CentOS
3 4 (23.53%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (29.41%) Service Delivery
2 4 (23.53%) Data Centre Operations
2 4 (23.53%) Investment Management
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
3 2 (11.76%) Data Protection
3 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (11.76%) High Availability
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Management
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 10 (58.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (17.65%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) DV Cleared
2 1 (5.88%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (64.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (52.94%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (29.41%) VMware ESX
3 5 (29.41%) vSphere
3 5 (29.41%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft Clustering
2 5 (29.41%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 14 (82.35%) VMware
2 11 (64.71%) Microsoft
3 10 (58.82%) HP
4 5 (29.41%) 3PAR
4 5 (29.41%) Cisco
4 5 (29.41%) Citrix
4 5 (29.41%) EMC
5 4 (23.53%) Barracuda Networks
5 4 (23.53%) Symantec
6 2 (11.76%) CommVault
6 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow