The table below looks at the statistics for DFS Replication skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 597 605 582
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 28 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.048% 0.020% 0.011%
As % of the System Software category 0.49% 0.20% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 4
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£375 £275 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+36.36% -18.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £307 £250 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £369 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £251 £400
% change year-on-year
+54.69% -37.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £33.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5727 5375 5148
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.78% 9.67% 9.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3232 3008 2659
Average daily rate £360 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.76% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £314 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.56% -3.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 592 623 594
Average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £31.50 £32.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
- -5.71%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing DFS Replication within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

DFS Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DFS Replication within the UK.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Trend in the UK

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

DFS Replication
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing DFS Replication within the UK.

DFS Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

DFS Replication
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 28 August 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
England +1 23 £388 +40.90% 6
London +23 14 £375 +36.36% 1
Wiltshire - 6 £550 -
South West - 6 £550 - 1
Swindon - 5 £550 -
Kent - 3 £375 -
South East - 3 £375 - 3
City of London +5 2 £450 -
Aberdeen - 2 £230 - 1
Scotland - 2 £230 - 1
Tunbridge Wells - 1 £363 -

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DFS 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 DFS Replication.

1 42 (95.45%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
4 31 (70.45%) VMware
4 31 (70.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 27 (61.36%) DNS
6 25 (56.82%) DHCP
7 22 (50.00%) SAN
8 20 (45.45%) ITIL
9 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
10 18 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
11 17 (38.64%) VMware ESXi
11 17 (38.64%) SCCM
12 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
13 15 (34.09%) vSphere
13 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
14 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
15 13 (29.55%) Dell
15 13 (29.55%) Citrix
15 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2007
16 12 (27.27%) HP
16 12 (27.27%) SQL
17 11 (25.00%) MCSE
17 11 (25.00%) WAN
17 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
17 11 (25.00%) Firewall
18 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
18 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (22.73%) Lync
18 10 (22.73%) Windows 7

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing DFS 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 DFS Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 18 (40.91%) Exchange Server 2013
2 16 (36.36%) MS Exchange
3 14 (31.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 13 (29.55%) Exchange Server 2007
5 10 (22.73%) Lync
6 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (9.09%) IIS
7 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
7 4 (9.09%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (6.82%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 27 (61.36%) DNS
2 25 (56.82%) DHCP
3 22 (50.00%) SAN
4 11 (25.00%) WAN
4 11 (25.00%) Firewall
5 9 (20.45%) NAS
6 7 (15.91%) LAN
7 6 (13.64%) VLAN
7 6 (13.64%) iSCSI
8 4 (9.09%) WLAN
8 4 (9.09%) Wireless
9 3 (6.82%) LDAP
9 3 (6.82%) Kerberos
9 3 (6.82%) SNMP
9 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
10 2 (4.55%) VPN
10 2 (4.55%) VoIP
10 2 (4.55%) BGP
11 1 (2.27%) EIGRP
11 1 (2.27%) MGCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.27%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 4 (9.09%) Legal
2 3 (6.82%) Finance
2 3 (6.82%) French Language
3 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.27%) Law
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (22.73%) Analyst
2 9 (20.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 9 (20.45%) Server Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) Support Engineer
3 6 (13.64%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (11.36%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (11.36%) Server Support
4 5 (11.36%) Server Support Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Senior Technical Analyst
5 4 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
5 4 (9.09%) Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (4.55%) Server Analyst
7 1 (2.27%) Virtualisation Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Active Directory Consultant
7 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
7 1 (2.27%) Data Centre Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
1 2 (4.55%) ASP.NET
1 2 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 15 (34.09%) Data Centre
2 9 (20.45%) EqualLogic
2 9 (20.45%) User Experience
3 7 (15.91%) Client/Server
4 5 (11.36%) NHS
5 4 (9.09%) Private Cloud
6 3 (6.82%) Replication
7 2 (4.55%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (4.55%) Enterprise Storage
7 2 (4.55%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (2.27%) Clustering
8 1 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 42 (95.45%) Windows
2 37 (84.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (70.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (22.73%) Windows 7
5 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 7 (15.91%) Windows XP
7 2 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (45.45%) ITIL
2 8 (18.18%) Capacity Planning
3 7 (15.91%) Data Protection
4 4 (9.09%) Infrastructure Management
4 4 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) Performance Management
4 4 (9.09%) Service Management
5 3 (6.82%) Migration
6 2 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 2 (4.55%) WFM
6 2 (4.55%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (4.55%) Data Security
6 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.55%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) ITSM
7 1 (2.27%) Change Management
7 1 (2.27%) SOA
7 1 (2.27%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.27%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 12 (27.27%) SQL
2 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
3 2 (4.55%) C#
3 2 (4.55%) VBScript
3 2 (4.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (25.00%) MCSE
1 11 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (20.45%) DV Cleared
2 9 (20.45%) Security Cleared
3 7 (15.91%) MCITP
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (2.27%) MCSA
4 1 (2.27%) CCA
4 1 (2.27%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.27%) VCP5
4 1 (2.27%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (38.64%) VMware ESXi
3 15 (34.09%) vSphere
4 10 (22.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 10 (22.73%) Hyper-V
5 9 (20.45%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (18.18%) VMware ESX
7 7 (15.91%) XenApp
8 5 (11.36%) XenDesktop
9 2 (4.55%) VMware Server
10 1 (2.27%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 17 (38.64%) SCCM
2 8 (18.18%) SCOM
2 8 (18.18%) SCVMM
2 8 (18.18%) WSUS
2 8 (18.18%) SCSM
3 7 (15.91%) SCOrch
4 5 (11.36%) SCDPM
5 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (4.55%) BladeLogic
7 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 31 (70.45%) VMware
2 19 (43.18%) Microsoft
3 13 (29.55%) Dell
3 13 (29.55%) Citrix
4 12 (27.27%) HP
5 10 (22.73%) SolarWinds
6 7 (15.91%) Cisco
7 5 (11.36%) CommVault
7 5 (11.36%) NetApp
8 4 (9.09%) ArcSight
8 4 (9.09%) Lumension
9 3 (6.82%) 3PAR
10 2 (4.55%) Veeam
10 2 (4.55%) Riverbed
10 2 (4.55%) Mitel
10 2 (4.55%) Cyber-Ark
11 1 (2.27%) Brocade
11 1 (2.27%) ProCurve
11 1 (2.27%) F5
11 1 (2.27%) Clearswift
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