The first 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Reading region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 66 68 67
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -1
Contract jobs citing Replication 12 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.12% 0.13% 1.01%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 5.53% 0.56% 5.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 10
Average daily rate £425 £575 £391
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +47.05%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £575 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £575 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.35 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
217 177 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 20.30% 23.17% 18.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 64 107
Average daily rate £350 £352 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.63% -2.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £181 £211 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £341 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.56% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 20 14
Average hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £15.00 £10.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £18.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.96 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.30% -12.16%
Replication
Berkshire

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 17 April 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 17 April 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 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
3 10 (35.71%) Windows
3 10 (35.71%) ITIL
4 8 (28.57%) Remedy
4 8 (28.57%) SQL
4 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 7 (25.00%) ITSM
5 7 (25.00%) Validation
5 7 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
6 6 (21.43%) PKI
6 6 (21.43%) Service Management
7 5 (17.86%) Migration
7 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (17.86%) Oracle
7 5 (17.86%) HNC
7 5 (17.86%) Degree
7 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
8 4 (14.29%) Use Case
8 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
8 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
8 4 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
8 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (14.29%) QA
8 4 (14.29%) eTOM
8 4 (14.29%) ODBC
8 4 (14.29%) Linux
8 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
8 4 (14.29%) SAP
8 4 (14.29%) IBM

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 3 (10.71%) IIS
2 1 (3.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (39.29%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.29%) Spreadsheet
3 2 (7.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (25.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (3.57%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.71%) Office 365
1 3 (10.71%) IaaS
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.57%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (10.71%) DNS
1 3 (10.71%) SAN
2 2 (7.14%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
3 1 (3.57%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.57%) NAS
3 1 (3.57%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.57%) VPN
3 1 (3.57%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
1 4 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (10.71%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Data Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 4 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (7.14%) Administrator
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
4 2 (7.14%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (7.14%) Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Help Desk Administrator
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Business Continuity Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Business Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Storage Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Disaster Recovery Manager
5 1 (3.57%) Exchange Engineer
5 1 (3.57%) Lead Architect
5 1 (3.57%) Customer Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (14.29%) ODBC
2 3 (10.71%) .NET
3 1 (3.57%) Web Services
3 1 (3.57%) Middleware
3 1 (3.57%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (3.57%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) PKI
2 3 (10.71%) Smartcard
3 2 (7.14%) Clustering
4 1 (3.57%) Handset
4 1 (3.57%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 10 (35.71%) Windows
2 4 (14.29%) Linux
2 4 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) UNIX
4 2 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) ITIL
2 7 (25.00%) ITSM
2 7 (25.00%) Validation
3 6 (21.43%) Service Management
4 5 (17.86%) Migration
5 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (14.29%) CMMI
5 4 (14.29%) ETL
5 4 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
5 4 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 4 (14.29%) Use Case
5 4 (14.29%) Dimensional Modelling
5 4 (14.29%) eTOM
5 4 (14.29%) Analytics
6 3 (10.71%) Network Design
6 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (7.14%) Incident Management
7 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 8 (28.57%) SQL
2 4 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (17.86%) HNC
1 5 (17.86%) ITIL Certification
1 5 (17.86%) Degree
1 5 (17.86%) Security Cleared
2 3 (10.71%) SC Cleared
3 2 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) VCP5
4 1 (3.57%) BC Cleared
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) TickIT
1 4 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 3 (10.71%) XenApp
2 3 (10.71%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 3 (10.71%) vSphere
3 2 (7.14%) KVM
4 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (3.57%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (3.57%) Puppet
1 1 (3.57%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (3.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (28.57%) Remedy
3 5 (17.86%) Oracle
4 4 (14.29%) Business Objects
4 4 (14.29%) SAP
4 4 (14.29%) Cognos
4 4 (14.29%) IBM
4 4 (14.29%) CA
4 4 (14.29%) Informatica
5 3 (10.71%) Veritas
5 3 (10.71%) Wyse
5 3 (10.71%) Cisco
5 3 (10.71%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.57%) VMware
7 1 (3.57%) Brocade
7 1 (3.57%) HP
7 1 (3.57%) Siebel