The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 202 125 189
Rank change year-on-year
-77 +64
Contract jobs citing Replication 56 108 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.57% 1.27% 0.61%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 4.68% 2.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 63 26
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£400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £317 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £445 £503
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%
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 South East region.

Miscellaneous Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
2857 2307 1971
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 29.05% 27.03% 23.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1585 1229 902
Average daily rate £375 £351 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.83% +0.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £518 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 133 187
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.90 £12.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.30 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.94
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -4.71%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Replication
Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Replication Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the South East region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
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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
Hampshire -26 25 £425 +18.05% 5
Berkshire -41 12 £400 - 3
East Sussex - 8 £348 -
Surrey -8 3 £305 -6.15% 2
Kent -9 2 £450 -10.00%
Buckinghamshire -16 2 £329 -12.33% 1
Sussex - 1 £400 -
West Sussex - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 38 (34.23%) Windows
2 37 (33.33%) SQL
3 33 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
4 31 (27.93%) SQL Server
5 28 (25.23%) DNS
6 27 (24.32%) VMware
6 27 (24.32%) Security Cleared
7 22 (19.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (19.82%) SAN
8 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
8 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
9 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
9 19 (17.12%) DHCP
10 17 (15.32%) Oracle
10 17 (15.32%) Project Management
10 17 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (14.41%) Clustering
11 16 (14.41%) Oracle RAC
12 15 (13.51%) HP
12 15 (13.51%) SAP
13 14 (12.61%) LAN
13 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
13 14 (12.61%) SAP SRM
13 14 (12.61%) Degree
14 13 (11.71%) MS Exchange
14 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
14 13 (11.71%) SC Cleared
14 13 (11.71%) DV Cleared
14 13 (11.71%) 3PAR

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (11.71%) MS Exchange
2 10 (9.01%) SharePoint
3 8 (7.21%) WebLogic
4 5 (4.50%) IIS
4 5 (4.50%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (3.60%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (2.70%) Apache
7 2 (1.80%) IBM Notes
7 2 (1.80%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.90%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
8 1 (0.90%) Lync
8 1 (0.90%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.90%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.90%) Tomcat
8 1 (0.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 14 (12.61%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.50%) MS Office
3 3 (2.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.80%) PowerPivot
4 2 (1.80%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.90%) MS Project
5 1 (0.90%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (12.61%) SAP SRM
2 2 (1.80%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.90%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.90%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.60%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (3.60%) Office 365
2 1 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.90%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (25.23%) DNS
2 22 (19.82%) SAN
3 19 (17.12%) DHCP
4 14 (12.61%) LAN
5 12 (10.81%) WAN
6 11 (9.91%) TCP/IP
7 9 (8.11%) LDAP
8 7 (6.31%) 3G
9 6 (5.41%) SMTP
9 6 (5.41%) LTE
10 5 (4.50%) VoLTE
11 3 (2.70%) VoIP
11 3 (2.70%) 4G
11 3 (2.70%) Kerberos
12 2 (1.80%) MPLS
12 2 (1.80%) HTTP
12 2 (1.80%) Fibre Channel
12 2 (1.80%) SSL
12 2 (1.80%) VLAN
12 2 (1.80%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (27.93%) SQL Server
2 17 (15.32%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (9.91%) Oracle Database
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server 2012
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 10 (9.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (8.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 9 (8.11%) SQL Server 2005
5 9 (8.11%) Oracle Database 10g
6 8 (7.21%) Oracle Reports
6 8 (7.21%) SQLPlus
7 5 (4.50%) RDBMS
7 5 (4.50%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (4.50%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
8 3 (2.70%) MySQL
8 3 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (2.70%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 2 (1.80%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 8 (7.21%) Toad
2 4 (3.60%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (1.80%) Visual Studio
3 2 (1.80%) TestDirector
3 2 (1.80%) Subversion
4 1 (0.90%) JIRA
4 1 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.90%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (0.90%) Oracle Forms
General
1 9 (8.11%) Telecoms
2 7 (6.31%) Finance
3 3 (2.70%) Military
4 2 (1.80%) Legal
5 1 (0.90%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.90%) Advertising
5 1 (0.90%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 28 (25.23%) DBA
2 17 (15.32%) Consultant
3 15 (13.51%) SQL DBA
4 14 (12.61%) SAP Consultant
4 14 (12.61%) SAP SRM Consultant
5 13 (11.71%) Administrator
6 11 (9.91%) Oracle DBA
7 9 (8.11%) SQL Server DBA
8 7 (6.31%) Test Engineer
8 7 (6.31%) Developer
9 6 (5.41%) Voice Engineer
9 6 (5.41%) Build Engineer
10 5 (4.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Systems Administrator
11 4 (3.60%) Architect
11 4 (3.60%) Field Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Senior Systems Engineer
11 4 (3.60%) Support Engineer
12 3 (2.70%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (7.21%) XML
2 5 (4.50%) WSH
3 2 (1.80%) Middleware
3 2 (1.80%) BAPI
3 2 (1.80%) Web Services
4 1 (0.90%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.90%) MDX
4 1 (0.90%) Zend Framework
4 1 (0.90%) jQuery
4 1 (0.90%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.90%) CSS3
4 1 (0.90%) Doctrine
4 1 (0.90%) LAMP
4 1 (0.90%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.90%) XHTML
4 1 (0.90%) HTML
4 1 (0.90%) .NET
4 1 (0.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 16 (14.41%) Clustering
2 12 (10.81%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (7.21%) PKI
4 7 (6.31%) Computer Science
5 6 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
6 5 (4.50%) Statistics
7 3 (2.70%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.90%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.90%) EMC Centera
9 1 (0.90%) Smartcard
9 1 (0.90%) Blackberry
9 1 (0.90%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.90%) iSeries
9 1 (0.90%) Symmetrix DMX
9 1 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 38 (34.23%) Windows
2 20 (18.02%) Windows Server 2008
3 19 (17.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 9 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (3.60%) Windows 7
6 3 (2.70%) AIX
6 3 (2.70%) Linux
6 3 (2.70%) Windows XP
7 1 (0.90%) Solaris
7 1 (0.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (19.82%) Disaster Recovery
2 17 (15.32%) Project Management
3 11 (9.91%) ITIL
4 10 (9.01%) Validation
5 9 (8.11%) Migration
6 8 (7.21%) Performance Tuning
7 7 (6.31%) Database Security
7 7 (6.31%) Unit Testing
8 6 (5.41%) Test Planning
8 6 (5.41%) Business Continuity
8 6 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (4.50%) Configuration Management
9 5 (4.50%) Knowledge Management
9 5 (4.50%) Performance Analysis
9 5 (4.50%) Performance Monitoring
10 4 (3.60%) Line Management
10 4 (3.60%) Time Management
10 4 (3.60%) Performance Management
10 4 (3.60%) Capacity Planning
10 4 (3.60%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (33.33%) SQL
2 13 (11.71%) PowerShell
3 12 (10.81%) PL/SQL
4 9 (8.11%) Perl
5 8 (7.21%) Shell Script
5 8 (7.21%) Korn
5 8 (7.21%) T-SQL
6 6 (5.41%) VBScript
7 4 (3.60%) Java
8 2 (1.80%) C
8 2 (1.80%) XPath
8 2 (1.80%) PHP
8 2 (1.80%) ABAP
9 1 (0.90%) C#
9 1 (0.90%) C++
9 1 (0.90%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.90%) VB
Qualifications
1 27 (24.32%) Security Cleared
2 14 (12.61%) Degree
3 13 (11.71%) SC Cleared
3 13 (11.71%) DV Cleared
4 6 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (3.60%) MCTS
6 2 (1.80%) MCSE
6 2 (1.80%) MCSA
6 2 (1.80%) ISEB
7 1 (0.90%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.90%) MCITP
7 1 (0.90%) ISTQB
7 1 (0.90%) BC Cleared
7 1 (0.90%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) SLA
2 2 (1.80%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.90%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 33 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.02%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.41%) Oracle RAC
4 10 (9.01%) Oracle RMAN
5 6 (5.41%) DFS Replication
6 5 (4.50%) XenDesktop
7 4 (3.60%) VMware ESX
8 3 (2.70%) Hyper-V
8 3 (2.70%) vSphere
9 1 (0.90%) UAG
9 1 (0.90%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 1 (0.90%) SRDF
9 1 (0.90%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.90%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.90%) Samba
Systems Management
1 12 (10.81%) Data Guard
2 8 (7.21%) SCCM
3 6 (5.41%) SCOM
4 5 (4.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (4.50%) ARCserve
4 5 (4.50%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
5 4 (3.60%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (3.60%) McAfee ePO
6 3 (2.70%) NetBackup
6 3 (2.70%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (1.80%) WSUS
7 2 (1.80%) MIIS
7 2 (1.80%) HP SIM
8 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.90%) SAP Afaria
8 1 (0.90%) SCDPM
8 1 (0.90%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.90%) EMC TimeFinder
Vendors
1 33 (29.73%) Microsoft
2 27 (24.32%) VMware
3 17 (15.32%) Oracle
4 15 (13.51%) SAP
4 15 (13.51%) HP
5 13 (11.71%) 3PAR
6 10 (9.01%) Altiris
7 7 (6.31%) CA
7 7 (6.31%) Symantec
8 6 (5.41%) Cisco
9 5 (4.50%) Citrix
9 5 (4.50%) Juniper
9 5 (4.50%) Brocade
9 5 (4.50%) Red Gate
9 5 (4.50%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
10 4 (3.60%) McAfee
10 4 (3.60%) NetApp
10 4 (3.60%) IBM
11 3 (2.70%) EMC
12 2 (1.80%) Business Objects