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 31 March 2015 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 200 131 192
Rank change year-on-year
-69 +61
Contract jobs citing Replication 66 113 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.66% 1.21% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.38% 4.46% 1.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 53 18
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£369 £375 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.66% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £263 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £475 £401
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
-1.42% +4.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -22.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.25 £15.50 £17.88
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -13.28%
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
2769 2535 1903
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 27.54% 27.17% 23.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1459 1340 914
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 150 184
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £26.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.70% -29.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.93 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.80 £47.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -23.91%

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015.

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 31 March 2015. 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
Berkshire -17 27 £375 -6.60% 5
Surrey +17 14 £406 +10.16%
Hampshire -49 11 £325 -2.25% 3
Oxfordshire -9 7 £375 +47.05%
Buckinghamshire -7 5 £425 +13.33%
Kent -8 1 - - 2
Middlesex - 1 £325 -
East Sussex - - - -
West Sussex - - - - 2
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 47 (39.17%) Windows
2 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 39 (32.50%) Active Directory
3 37 (30.83%) SQL
4 31 (25.83%) VMware
5 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 30 (25.00%) SAN
6 23 (19.17%) Disaster Recovery
7 20 (16.67%) HP
7 20 (16.67%) DNS
8 19 (15.83%) Clustering
9 18 (15.00%) Degree
9 18 (15.00%) WAN
9 18 (15.00%) Linux
9 18 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
10 17 (14.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (13.33%) Project Management
11 16 (13.33%) MS Excel
11 16 (13.33%) LAN
11 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
12 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 14 (11.67%) Security Cleared
13 14 (11.67%) 3PAR
13 14 (11.67%) DHCP
13 14 (11.67%) ITIL
13 14 (11.67%) Validation
13 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
14 13 (10.83%) Relational Database
15 11 (9.17%) T-SQL

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, 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 11 (9.17%) MS Exchange
2 8 (6.67%) Apache
3 7 (5.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (5.00%) WebLogic
4 6 (5.00%) SharePoint
5 5 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (3.33%) nginx
6 4 (3.33%) IIS
7 3 (2.50%) SAS
7 3 (2.50%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.67%) Apache ServiceMix
8 2 (1.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (1.67%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.83%) Tomcat
9 1 (0.83%) Live Communications Server
9 1 (0.83%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2013
9 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 16 (13.33%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.17%) MS Office
4 3 (2.50%) PowerPivot
5 2 (1.67%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.83%) MS Project
6 1 (0.83%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (5.00%) SAP SRM
2 4 (3.33%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.83%) Magento
3 1 (0.83%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.83%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.00%) Office 365
2 5 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (25.00%) SAN
2 20 (16.67%) DNS
3 18 (15.00%) WAN
4 16 (13.33%) LAN
5 14 (11.67%) DHCP
6 10 (8.33%) 3G
7 9 (7.50%) TCP/IP
8 7 (5.83%) LTE
8 7 (5.83%) Firewall
9 6 (5.00%) VoLTE
9 6 (5.00%) VPN
9 6 (5.00%) SMTP
9 6 (5.00%) LDAP
10 5 (4.17%) VoIP
10 5 (4.17%) 4G
10 5 (4.17%) NAS
11 4 (3.33%) Wireless
11 4 (3.33%) ADSL
11 4 (3.33%) MPLS
12 3 (2.50%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 17 (14.17%) SQL Server 2008
3 14 (11.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 13 (10.83%) Relational Database
5 11 (9.17%) SQL Server 2012
6 10 (8.33%) RDBMS
7 9 (7.50%) MySQL
7 9 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (6.67%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (6.67%) Oracle Database
8 8 (6.67%) Data Warehouse
9 6 (5.00%) SQLPlus
9 6 (5.00%) Oracle Reports
10 4 (3.33%) OLAP
10 4 (3.33%) Oracle Database 10g
10 4 (3.33%) SSDT
11 3 (2.50%) SAS Data Integration Studio
11 3 (2.50%) MongoDB
11 3 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 6 (5.00%) Toad
2 5 (4.17%) Subversion
2 5 (4.17%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (1.67%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.83%) JIRA
General
1 10 (8.33%) Telecoms
2 9 (7.50%) Finance
3 5 (4.17%) Military
3 5 (4.17%) Marketing
4 3 (2.50%) Banking
4 3 (2.50%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.67%) Legal
5 2 (1.67%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.83%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 23 (19.17%) DBA
2 17 (14.17%) SQL DBA
3 14 (11.67%) Developer
4 13 (10.83%) Consultant
5 12 (10.00%) Analyst
5 12 (10.00%) Administrator
6 11 (9.17%) SQL Server DBA
7 10 (8.33%) Test Engineer
8 9 (7.50%) Voice Engineer
9 8 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) Oracle DBA
10 6 (5.00%) SAP Consultant
10 6 (5.00%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) SAP SRM Consultant
10 6 (5.00%) Build Engineer
11 5 (4.17%) Systems Administrator
11 5 (4.17%) SQL Developer
12 4 (3.33%) Design Engineer
12 4 (3.33%) Systems Engineer
12 4 (3.33%) Senior Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (7.50%) XML
2 5 (4.17%) LAMP
3 4 (3.33%) Web Services
4 3 (2.50%) .NET
4 3 (2.50%) Zend Framework
4 3 (2.50%) Doctrine
5 2 (1.67%) BAPI
6 1 (0.83%) Application Packaging
6 1 (0.83%) MDX
6 1 (0.83%) CSS
6 1 (0.83%) HTML
6 1 (0.83%) jQuery
6 1 (0.83%) CSS3
6 1 (0.83%) XHTML
6 1 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 19 (15.83%) Clustering
2 11 (9.17%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
3 7 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 6 (5.00%) PKI
5 5 (4.17%) Enterprise Storage
6 4 (3.33%) Symmetrix DMX
6 4 (3.33%) CLARiiON
6 4 (3.33%) Symmetrix
6 4 (3.33%) EMC Centera
7 3 (2.50%) NHS
7 3 (2.50%) Blackberry
7 3 (2.50%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.50%) Performance Metrics
8 2 (1.67%) Data Integration
9 1 (0.83%) Life Science
9 1 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.83%) e-Health
Operating Systems
1 47 (39.17%) Windows
2 18 (15.00%) Linux
3 17 (14.17%) Windows Server 2008
4 16 (13.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 9 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
6 8 (6.67%) UNIX
7 5 (4.17%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.33%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.33%) Windows NT
8 4 (3.33%) Windows XP
8 4 (3.33%) HPUX
9 3 (2.50%) AIX
10 2 (1.67%) Solaris
10 2 (1.67%) CentOS
10 2 (1.67%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (19.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 18 (15.00%) Performance Tuning
3 16 (13.33%) Project Management
4 14 (11.67%) ITIL
4 14 (11.67%) Validation
5 10 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (8.33%) Database Mirroring
6 9 (7.50%) Migration
7 8 (6.67%) ETL
7 8 (6.67%) Test Planning
7 8 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
7 8 (6.67%) Analytics
7 8 (6.67%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.83%) Business Continuity
9 6 (5.00%) Performance Analysis
10 5 (4.17%) Web Marketing
10 5 (4.17%) High Availability
10 5 (4.17%) Web Development
10 5 (4.17%) Load Balancing
10 5 (4.17%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 37 (30.83%) SQL
2 11 (9.17%) T-SQL
3 9 (7.50%) Perl
4 8 (6.67%) Shell Script
5 6 (5.00%) Korn
5 6 (5.00%) PL/SQL
5 6 (5.00%) PowerShell
6 5 (4.17%) PHP
7 3 (2.50%) XPath
7 3 (2.50%) VBScript
7 3 (2.50%) Java
8 2 (1.67%) Ruby
8 2 (1.67%) VB.NET
8 2 (1.67%) ABAP
9 1 (0.83%) Python
9 1 (0.83%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.83%) C
9 1 (0.83%) C#
9 1 (0.83%) C++
9 1 (0.83%) VB
Qualifications
1 18 (15.00%) Degree
2 14 (11.67%) Security Cleared
3 8 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 8 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (5.00%) MCTS
4 6 (5.00%) MCITP
5 5 (4.17%) DV Cleared
6 4 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.50%) MCP
8 2 (1.67%) MCSE
8 2 (1.67%) MCDBA
9 1 (0.83%) ISEB
9 1 (0.83%) SAS Certification
9 1 (0.83%) MCSA
9 1 (0.83%) HNC
9 1 (0.83%) ISTQB
9 1 (0.83%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) SLA
2 2 (1.67%) QA
3 1 (0.83%) Solvency II
3 1 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 39 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (9.17%) vSphere
4 9 (7.50%) DFS Replication
5 6 (5.00%) Oracle RAC
6 5 (4.17%) Hyper-V
6 5 (4.17%) VMware ESX
7 3 (2.50%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.67%) Oracle Clusterware
9 1 (0.83%) UAG
9 1 (0.83%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.83%) Samba
Systems Management
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle RMAN
1 6 (5.00%) Data Guard
1 6 (5.00%) Oracle Flashback
2 5 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 4 (3.33%) SCCM
3 4 (3.33%) SCOM
3 4 (3.33%) OpenView
3 4 (3.33%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (2.50%) ARCserve
4 3 (2.50%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (2.50%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 2 (1.67%) Nagios
5 2 (1.67%) WSUS
5 2 (1.67%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.67%) Plesk
5 2 (1.67%) Puppet
5 2 (1.67%) SCDPM
5 2 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 39 (32.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (25.83%) VMware
3 20 (16.67%) HP
4 14 (11.67%) 3PAR
5 8 (6.67%) Cisco
5 8 (6.67%) Oracle
6 7 (5.83%) SAP
6 7 (5.83%) IBM
7 6 (5.00%) EMC
7 6 (5.00%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
7 6 (5.00%) Symantec
8 5 (4.17%) McAfee
8 5 (4.17%) Juniper
9 4 (3.33%) CA
9 4 (3.33%) Dell
9 4 (3.33%) Sun
9 4 (3.33%) Fortinet
9 4 (3.33%) Altiris
9 4 (3.33%) Remedy
9 4 (3.33%) CheckPoint