The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
England / South West
Rank 118 104 133
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +29
Contract jobs citing Replication 16 34 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.62% 1.18% 0.46%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.30% 3.75% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 25 6
Median daily rate £263 £400 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-34.18% +8.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £155 £338
10% offered a daily rate of more than £321 £537 £603
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £16.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £21.72 £15.50
% change year-on-year
-24.01% +40.09%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Miscellaneous Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
697 907 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 26.91% 31.38% 25.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 613 480
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £227 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 67 54
Median hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +56.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.12 £44.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-11.62% +22.85%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West region citing Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the South West region over the 3 months to 23 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucestershire +6 6 £375 -21.05%
Wiltshire -7 5 £230 +4.54% 1
Devon +2 2 £160 -69.52%
Bristol - 1 - -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for Replication.

1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
2 19 (51.35%) VMware
3 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (48.65%) Windows
4 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
5 14 (37.84%) SQL
6 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
7 12 (32.43%) Linux
7 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
8 11 (29.73%) Problem Management
8 11 (29.73%) Change Management
8 11 (29.73%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (27.03%) HP
9 10 (27.03%) Military
9 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
10 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
10 9 (24.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 8 (21.62%) Service Management
11 8 (21.62%) Business Continuity
11 8 (21.62%) Migration
11 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
12 7 (18.92%) NAS
12 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
12 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
12 7 (18.92%) SAN
12 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
13 6 (16.22%) MySQL
13 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
14 5 (13.51%) Red Hat

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (8.11%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.70%) CMS
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Domino
2 1 (2.70%) IBM Notes
2 1 (2.70%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
3 1 (2.70%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) NAS
1 7 (18.92%) SAN
2 5 (13.51%) VoIP
3 4 (10.81%) DNS
4 3 (8.11%) DHCP
4 3 (8.11%) LAN
4 3 (8.11%) Skype
4 3 (8.11%) TCP/IP
4 3 (8.11%) WAN
5 2 (5.41%) ISDN
5 2 (5.41%) MPLS
5 2 (5.41%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (5.41%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.41%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.70%) Extranet
6 1 (2.70%) Firewall
6 1 (2.70%) Intranet
6 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (16.22%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) Data Mining
6 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.70%) Power BI
6 1 (2.70%) QlikView
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (27.03%) Military
2 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) DBA
2 9 (24.32%) SQL DBA
3 7 (18.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (18.92%) Problem Manager
4 5 (13.51%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 4 (10.81%) Coordinator
5 4 (10.81%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.11%) Administrator
6 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Server Specialist
6 3 (8.11%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.41%) Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Support
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (5.41%) ITIL Service Manager
7 2 (5.41%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Network Specialist
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 11 (29.73%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.81%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.41%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 18 (48.65%) Windows
2 12 (32.43%) Linux
3 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (13.51%) Solaris
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) ITIL
2 11 (29.73%) Change Management
2 11 (29.73%) Problem Management
3 9 (24.32%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (21.62%) Business Continuity
4 8 (21.62%) Migration
4 8 (21.62%) Service Management
5 7 (18.92%) Incident Management
5 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
6 4 (10.81%) PRINCE2
6 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 3 (8.11%) Data Protection
7 3 (8.11%) ETL
7 3 (8.11%) High Availability
7 3 (8.11%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Database Tuning
8 2 (5.41%) Information Governance
8 2 (5.41%) Information Security
8 2 (5.41%) ITSM
8 2 (5.41%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 14 (37.84%) SQL
2 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 12 (32.43%) Security Cleared
2 11 (29.73%) ITIL Certification
3 10 (27.03%) SC Cleared
4 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (13.51%) MCSE
6 4 (10.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (8.11%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 3 (8.11%) MCITP
7 3 (8.11%) MCSA
7 3 (8.11%) RHCE
8 2 (5.41%) CCDA
8 2 (5.41%) CCNA
8 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (5.41%) CNA
8 2 (5.41%) CNE
8 2 (5.41%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
2 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (43.24%) Active Directory
3 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (5.41%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (2.70%) Firmware
4 1 (2.70%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 9 (24.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (2.70%) AirWatch
2 1 (2.70%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.70%) MOM
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle RMAN
2 1 (2.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (51.35%) VMware
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft
3 10 (27.03%) HP
4 5 (13.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) Cisco
5 2 (5.41%) Novell
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Dell
6 1 (2.70%) EPiServer
6 1 (2.70%) IBM
6 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.70%) Lotus
6 1 (2.70%) Tableau
6 1 (2.70%) Veritas