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 31 July 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
31 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 418 420 433
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 16 12 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.072% 0.051% 0.030%
As % of the System Software category 0.61% 0.52% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 5
Median daily rate £450 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £291 £355 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £484 £500 £358
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £400 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.00% +45.45%
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
2602 2295 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 11.75% 9.78% 9.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1831 1512 1379
Median daily rate £450 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £203 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £338 £310
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +8.87%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 115 155
Median hourly rate £14.02 £19.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.22% +11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.45 £13.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.08 £43.20 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DFS Replication across the London region over the 3 months to 31 July 2016.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Histogram 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 31 July 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 +45 3 £458 +1.66%
DFS Replication
England

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 15 (62.50%) Windows
3 14 (58.33%) Citrix
3 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 13 (54.17%) SAN
5 12 (50.00%) HP
5 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
6 11 (45.83%) SCCM
7 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 10 (41.67%) Replication
8 9 (37.50%) Firewall
8 9 (37.50%) Finance
8 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (37.50%) XenDesktop
8 9 (37.50%) NetScaler
8 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
8 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
9 8 (33.33%) XenApp
9 8 (33.33%) VMware Server
9 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (33.33%) VLAN
9 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
9 8 (33.33%) LAN
9 8 (33.33%) WAN
9 8 (33.33%) Linux
10 7 (29.17%) WLAN
10 7 (29.17%) NetApp
10 7 (29.17%) Xen

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 12 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 9 (37.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (29.17%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (8.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 13 (54.17%) SAN
2 9 (37.50%) Firewall
2 9 (37.50%) NetScaler
3 8 (33.33%) LAN
3 8 (33.33%) VLAN
3 8 (33.33%) WAN
4 7 (29.17%) WLAN
5 6 (25.00%) DHCP
5 6 (25.00%) DNS
6 3 (12.50%) TCP/IP
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) VPN
8 1 (4.17%) Asterisk PBX
8 1 (4.17%) Internet
8 1 (4.17%) LDAP
8 1 (4.17%) Remote Desktop
8 1 (4.17%) SSL
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MSI
General
1 9 (37.50%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (70.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Support
3 6 (25.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Support Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Architect
5 3 (12.50%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 3 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (12.50%) Solutions Architect
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.33%) Citrix Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Exchange Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Server Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) VMware Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (4.17%) Active Directory Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Replication
2 3 (12.50%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 15 (62.50%) Windows
2 14 (58.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (54.17%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (33.33%) Linux
5 7 (29.17%) Windows Server
6 1 (4.17%) Fedora
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 5 (20.83%) ITIL
3 3 (12.50%) Application Discovery
3 3 (12.50%) Information Security
3 3 (12.50%) Migration
4 2 (8.33%) Investment Management
4 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
4 2 (8.33%) Server Building
4 2 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.17%) Cybersecurity
5 1 (4.17%) Data Security
5 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.17%) Open Source
5 1 (4.17%) Server Virtualisation
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 2 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (8.33%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (8.33%) MCSE
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (4.17%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (12.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 21 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (37.50%) XenDesktop
3 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
3 8 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 8 (33.33%) XenApp
4 7 (29.17%) vSphere
4 7 (29.17%) Xen
5 4 (16.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (12.50%) Firmware
7 2 (8.33%) Virtual Servers
8 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
8 1 (4.17%) UAG
Systems Management
1 11 (45.83%) SCCM
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 7 (29.17%) SCOM
2 7 (29.17%) SCVMM
3 2 (8.33%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) VMware
2 14 (58.33%) Citrix
3 12 (50.00%) HP
4 10 (41.67%) Microsoft
5 9 (37.50%) SolarWinds
6 7 (29.17%) NetApp
7 6 (25.00%) Cisco
8 4 (16.67%) 3PAR
9 3 (12.50%) Dell
9 3 (12.50%) Veeam
10 2 (8.33%) CheckPoint
10 2 (8.33%) CommVault
11 1 (4.17%) AppSense
11 1 (4.17%) Avaya
11 1 (4.17%) Dell Compellent
11 1 (4.17%) Red Box
11 1 (4.17%) Sophos