The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 27 August 2014 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
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 57 73 84
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +11
Contract jobs citing Replication 10 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.16% 0.49% 0.15%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.62% 2.21% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 2
Average daily rate
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£375 £321 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.73% -22.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £284 £363
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £358 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £378 £315
% change year-on-year
-6.96% +19.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £37.75
% change year-on-year
-26.66% -0.66%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
178 226 221
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.63% 22.29% 17.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 121 96
Average daily rate £363 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £265 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 5
Average hourly rate £15.63 £13.50 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £8.00 £10.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.00 £23.11 £19.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 £17.69 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+10.23% -39.00%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 August 2014.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) MCTS
2 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 5 (33.33%) Clustering
4 4 (26.67%) SCCM
4 4 (26.67%) SCOM
4 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 4 (26.67%) XML
4 4 (26.67%) Windows
4 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 4 (26.67%) Migration
4 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) DHCP
5 3 (20.00%) DNS
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
5 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (20.00%) Degree
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (20.00%) MCITP
5 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (6.67%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (13.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
2 2 (13.33%) SAN
3 1 (6.67%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (6.67%) TestDirector
General
1 1 (6.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (6.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
1 6 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 2 (13.33%) Field Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (6.67%) Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Administrator
3 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Business Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Storage Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Test Leader
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) XML
2 1 (6.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 1 (6.67%) PKI
2 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (6.67%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) Windows 7
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Service Management
2 4 (26.67%) Migration
3 3 (20.00%) Performance Management
3 3 (20.00%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (6.67%) Change Control
5 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Database Security
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity Management
5 1 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 1 (6.67%) Network Design
5 1 (6.67%) Time Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) ITSM
5 1 (6.67%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (46.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (40.00%) MCTS
3 4 (26.67%) DV Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) MCITP
4 3 (20.00%) Degree
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
5 1 (6.67%) BC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (6.67%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 4 (26.67%) SCCM
1 4 (26.67%) SCOM
2 3 (20.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (6.67%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco
2 2 (13.33%) CA
3 1 (6.67%) Veritas
3 1 (6.67%) Remedy
3 1 (6.67%) Brocade
3 1 (6.67%) HP