The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 296 286 302
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Contract jobs citing Replication 113 132 106
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.53% 0.62% 0.48%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.49% 1.72% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 97 78
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £325 £321
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £530
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £395
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.33% -3.22%
Replication
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
7569 7666 8365
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 35.74% 36.15% 38.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 5294 5373 5683
Average daily rate £475 £450 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £286 £252
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 151 161
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.00 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.02% -16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.47 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £37.00 £48.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in London

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in London

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in London

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in London

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 Replication within the London region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +18 18 £456 +21.66% 8
Croydon - 1 £400 -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 130 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 126 (51.01%) SQL
3 95 (38.46%) Windows
4 92 (37.25%) Oracle
5 90 (36.44%) Finance
5 90 (36.44%) Clustering
6 88 (35.63%) Performance Tuning
7 85 (34.41%) Microsoft
8 82 (33.20%) SQL Server 2008
9 79 (31.98%) Linux
10 73 (29.55%) Sybase
11 62 (25.10%) Oracle Database
12 56 (22.67%) Windows Server
13 55 (22.27%) SQL Server 2012
14 50 (20.24%) SQL Server 2005
15 49 (19.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
16 47 (19.03%) Red Hat
17 46 (18.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 46 (18.62%) Oracle Database 11g
17 46 (18.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
17 46 (18.62%) Data Guard
18 45 (18.22%) Sybase ASE
18 45 (18.22%) Shell Script
19 44 (17.81%) Oracle RMAN
20 42 (17.00%) Disaster Recovery
20 42 (17.00%) Banking
21 41 (16.60%) VMware
21 41 (16.60%) Windows Server 2012
22 40 (16.19%) PowerShell
23 39 (15.79%) Oracle RAC

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 16 (6.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2013
2 9 (3.64%) IIS
3 8 (3.24%) nginx
4 4 (1.62%) Eucalyptus
4 4 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (1.62%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.62%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.21%) SharePoint
6 2 (0.81%) Apache
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Pig
6 2 (0.81%) Apache Spark
6 2 (0.81%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
6 2 (0.81%) Gunicorn
6 2 (0.81%) Node.js
6 2 (0.81%) Oracle Coherence
6 2 (0.81%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (0.40%) Alfresco
7 1 (0.40%) WebSphere
Applications
1 31 (12.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.62%) MS Office
3 2 (0.81%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.62%) Summit
2 1 (0.40%) FastStats
2 1 (0.40%) Sage CRM
2 1 (0.40%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 19 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (2.83%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.62%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.21%) IaaS
4 3 (1.21%) SaaS
5 2 (0.81%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.40%) Joyent
6 1 (0.40%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (14.17%) SAN
2 21 (8.50%) DNS
3 13 (5.26%) DHCP
4 9 (3.64%) Cisco Nexus
4 9 (3.64%) Firewall
5 8 (3.24%) WAN
6 6 (2.43%) NAS
7 5 (2.02%) LAN
7 5 (2.02%) VPN
8 4 (1.62%) Ethernet
8 4 (1.62%) HTTPS
8 4 (1.62%) Kerberos
9 3 (1.21%) Fibre Channel
9 3 (1.21%) Internet
9 3 (1.21%) iSCSI
9 3 (1.21%) LDAP
9 3 (1.21%) MPLS
10 2 (0.81%) HTTP
10 2 (0.81%) SMTP
10 2 (0.81%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 130 (52.63%) SQL Server
2 82 (33.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 62 (25.10%) Oracle Database
4 55 (22.27%) SQL Server 2012
5 50 (20.24%) SQL Server 2005
6 49 (19.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 46 (18.62%) Oracle Database 11g
7 46 (18.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 45 (18.22%) Sybase ASE
9 32 (12.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 23 (9.31%) MySQL
10 23 (9.31%) PostgreSQL
11 20 (8.10%) Oracle Reports
12 16 (6.48%) SQL Server 2014
13 15 (6.07%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (3.64%) DB2
14 9 (3.64%) Oracle Database 10g
14 9 (3.64%) SQL Server 2000
15 8 (3.24%) Oracle9i Database
16 7 (2.83%) DTS
Development Applications
1 6 (2.43%) Git (software)
2 5 (2.02%) Jenkins
2 5 (2.02%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.21%) JIRA
3 3 (1.21%) Maven
3 3 (1.21%) Selenium
4 2 (0.81%) Artifactory
4 2 (0.81%) Gerrit
4 2 (0.81%) Hudson
4 2 (0.81%) Mercurial
4 2 (0.81%) MSI
4 2 (0.81%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (0.81%) Subversion
4 2 (0.81%) TeamCity
5 1 (0.40%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (0.40%) Mocha
5 1 (0.40%) Octopus Deploy
5 1 (0.40%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (0.40%) Toad
General
1 90 (36.44%) Finance
2 42 (17.00%) Banking
3 14 (5.67%) Investment Banking
4 11 (4.45%) Legal
5 6 (2.43%) Law
6 3 (1.21%) Marketing
7 2 (0.81%) Back Office
7 2 (0.81%) Publishing
7 2 (0.81%) Retail
8 1 (0.40%) Billing
8 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.40%) French Language
8 1 (0.40%) Front Office
8 1 (0.40%) Games
8 1 (0.40%) German Language
8 1 (0.40%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 147 (59.51%) DBA
2 73 (29.55%) SQL DBA
3 57 (23.08%) Sybase DBA
4 48 (19.43%) Administrator
4 48 (19.43%) Oracle DBA
5 33 (13.36%) SQL Server DBA
6 18 (7.29%) Senior DBA
7 14 (5.67%) Developer
8 12 (4.86%) Architect
8 12 (4.86%) Production DBA
9 10 (4.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 9 (3.64%) Consultant
11 8 (3.24%) Linux Support
11 8 (3.24%) Oracle Production DBA
11 8 (3.24%) Senior SQL DBA
11 8 (3.24%) Senior Sybase DBA
11 8 (3.24%) Server Administrator
11 8 (3.24%) Solutions Architect
11 8 (3.24%) Sybase Production DBA
11 8 (3.24%) Windows Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.26%) .NET
2 12 (4.86%) Middleware
3 8 (3.24%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (2.02%) RESTful
5 4 (1.62%) Java EE
6 3 (1.21%) ASP.NET
6 3 (1.21%) WCF
6 3 (1.21%) Web Services
6 3 (1.21%) WinForms
6 3 (1.21%) WPF
6 3 (1.21%) XML
7 2 (0.81%) Ajax
7 2 (0.81%) CSS
7 2 (0.81%) Django
7 2 (0.81%) EJB
7 2 (0.81%) HTML
7 2 (0.81%) J2EE
7 2 (0.81%) jQuery
7 2 (0.81%) JSF
7 2 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 90 (36.44%) Clustering
2 28 (11.34%) Client/Server
2 28 (11.34%) Data Centre
3 15 (6.07%) Management Information System
4 13 (5.26%) EMC VNX
5 12 (4.86%) Private Cloud
6 11 (4.45%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
7 5 (2.02%) Enterprise Storage
7 5 (2.02%) Public Cloud
8 3 (1.21%) EMC VMAX
8 3 (1.21%) Visualisation
9 2 (0.81%) iPad
10 1 (0.40%) CMDB
10 1 (0.40%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.40%) Hedge funds
10 1 (0.40%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.40%) Market Risk
10 1 (0.40%) Online Games
10 1 (0.40%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 95 (38.46%) Windows
2 79 (31.98%) Linux
3 56 (22.67%) Windows Server
4 46 (18.62%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (16.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (12.15%) Solaris
7 29 (11.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 26 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
9 24 (9.72%) Unix
10 10 (4.05%) AIX
11 5 (2.02%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.81%) CentOS
12 2 (0.81%) Debian
13 1 (0.40%) Android
13 1 (0.40%) Apple iOS
13 1 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
13 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (35.63%) Performance Tuning
2 42 (17.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 38 (15.38%) Change Management
3 38 (15.38%) ITIL
4 35 (14.17%) Service Management
5 32 (12.96%) Incident Management
6 30 (12.15%) Performance Monitoring
7 29 (11.74%) Database Mirroring
7 29 (11.74%) High Availability
8 21 (8.50%) Agile Software Development
8 21 (8.50%) Migration
9 18 (7.29%) Configuration Management
9 18 (7.29%) Line Management
10 16 (6.48%) Capacity Planning
10 16 (6.48%) Database Tuning
10 16 (6.48%) ETL
11 13 (5.26%) Time Management
12 12 (4.86%) Business Intelligence
12 12 (4.86%) Capacity Management
12 12 (4.86%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 126 (51.01%) SQL
2 45 (18.22%) Shell Script
3 40 (16.19%) PowerShell
4 35 (14.17%) T-SQL
5 13 (5.26%) Python
6 11 (4.45%) Java
7 10 (4.05%) Perl
7 10 (4.05%) PL/SQL
8 8 (3.24%) Bash Shell
8 8 (3.24%) C
9 7 (2.83%) C#
9 7 (2.83%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.83%) Korn
10 6 (2.43%) PHP
11 5 (2.02%) Ruby
12 4 (1.62%) Scala
13 3 (1.21%) Erlang
13 3 (1.21%) Go
13 3 (1.21%) VBScript
14 2 (0.81%) Lua
Qualifications
1 16 (6.48%) Degree
2 14 (5.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.86%) Security Cleared
4 11 (4.45%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.45%) MCSE
5 10 (4.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 9 (3.64%) CCNA
7 7 (2.83%) MCITP
8 6 (2.43%) SC Cleared
9 5 (2.02%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.62%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.21%) MCDBA
12 2 (0.81%) (ISC)2 CCSP
12 2 (0.81%) MCTS
12 2 (0.81%) Sun Certification
13 1 (0.40%) HP ASE
13 1 (0.40%) HP MASE
13 1 (0.40%) MCP
13 1 (0.40%) MCSA
13 1 (0.40%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.21%) EMIR
1 3 (1.21%) QA
2 1 (0.40%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.40%) SLA
System Software
1 39 (15.79%) Oracle RAC
2 30 (12.15%) Active Directory
3 25 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (4.45%) vSphere
5 9 (3.64%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 9 (3.64%) Hyper-V
6 6 (2.43%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.02%) Docker
7 5 (2.02%) vCloud
8 4 (1.62%) KVM
9 3 (1.21%) NFS
9 3 (1.21%) RHEV
9 3 (1.21%) VMware ESX
9 3 (1.21%) XenApp
10 2 (0.81%) Apache ZooKeeper
10 2 (0.81%) GlusterFS
10 2 (0.81%) LXC
10 2 (0.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.81%) pfSense
10 2 (0.81%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 46 (18.62%) Data Guard
2 44 (17.81%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (11.74%) SCOM
4 15 (6.07%) NetBackup
5 13 (5.26%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 10 (4.05%) Puppet
7 8 (3.24%) Foglight
8 4 (1.62%) CFEngine
8 4 (1.62%) Nagios
8 4 (1.62%) Opscode Chef
9 3 (1.21%) Ansible
9 3 (1.21%) Backup Exec
9 3 (1.21%) Control-M
9 3 (1.21%) MAILsweeper
9 3 (1.21%) MIMEsweeper
9 3 (1.21%) SCCM
9 3 (1.21%) Tivoli
9 3 (1.21%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 3 (1.21%) vMotion
9 3 (1.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 92 (37.25%) Oracle
2 85 (34.41%) Microsoft
3 73 (29.55%) Sybase
4 47 (19.03%) Red Hat
5 41 (16.60%) VMware
6 29 (11.74%) SAP
7 26 (10.53%) EMC
8 24 (9.72%) Veritas
9 22 (8.91%) Cisco
10 15 (6.07%) CommVault
10 15 (6.07%) HP
10 15 (6.07%) NetApp
11 9 (3.64%) SolarWinds
12 8 (3.24%) Imperva
12 8 (3.24%) Red Gate
13 5 (2.02%) Citrix
14 4 (1.62%) F5
15 3 (1.21%) Dell
15 3 (1.21%) Google
15 3 (1.21%) IBM