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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 65 53 77
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Contract jobs citing Replication 6 36 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 3.26% 0.86%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.74% 9.45% 4.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 31 4
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £525
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -23.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £375 £394
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £578
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
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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
219 381 242
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 24.20% 34.54% 20.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 208 79
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £235 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 10 17
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.48%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £12.50 £12.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.83 £37.15 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.52% -5.00%

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
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 19 December 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 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 6 (35.29%) Validation
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 5 (29.41%) SCCM
3 5 (29.41%) SCOM
3 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
3 5 (29.41%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
3 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (23.53%) VoLTE
4 4 (23.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
4 4 (23.53%) Office 365
4 4 (23.53%) DHCP
4 4 (23.53%) DNS
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
4 4 (23.53%) XML
4 4 (23.53%) Migration
4 4 (23.53%) 3G
4 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
4 4 (23.53%) LTE
4 4 (23.53%) MCTS
4 4 (23.53%) Clustering
5 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
5 3 (17.65%) Microsoft

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (5.88%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (23.53%) Office 365
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (23.53%) VoLTE
1 4 (23.53%) DHCP
1 4 (23.53%) DNS
1 4 (23.53%) 3G
1 4 (23.53%) LTE
2 2 (11.76%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2000
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (17.65%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) JIRA
1 1 (5.88%) TestDirector
General
1 5 (29.41%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Field Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) DBA
1 4 (23.53%) Test Engineer
1 4 (23.53%) SQL DBA
2 3 (17.65%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Test Leader
3 1 (5.88%) QA Tester
3 1 (5.88%) QA Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Senior QA Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (5.88%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Tester
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Escalation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) XML
2 1 (5.88%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 5 (29.41%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (23.53%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) PKI
3 1 (5.88%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
2 1 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Validation
2 4 (23.53%) Migration
2 4 (23.53%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (17.65%) Performance Management
3 3 (17.65%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (17.65%) Test Planning
4 2 (11.76%) Service Management
4 2 (11.76%) Time Management
5 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
5 1 (5.88%) Data Validation
5 1 (5.88%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (5.88%) Fund Management
5 1 (5.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Network Design
5 1 (5.88%) ITIL
5 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
5 1 (5.88%) Regression Testing
5 1 (5.88%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) Change Control
5 1 (5.88%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (41.18%) Security Cleared
2 6 (35.29%) Degree
3 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (23.53%) DV Cleared
3 4 (23.53%) MCTS
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
5 1 (5.88%) MCITP
5 1 (5.88%) ISTQB
5 1 (5.88%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) QA
1 1 (5.88%) Solvency II
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 1 (5.88%) DFS Replication
2 1 (5.88%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 5 (29.41%) SCCM
1 5 (29.41%) SCOM
2 3 (17.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (5.88%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (5.88%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (5.88%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 4 (23.53%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.76%) Cisco
4 1 (5.88%) HP
4 1 (5.88%) CA
4 1 (5.88%) Informatica
4 1 (5.88%) Veritas
4 1 (5.88%) McAfee
4 1 (5.88%) Lumension