The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 25 February 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
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
UK
Rank 413 382 350
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -32
Contract jobs citing Replication 194 267 305
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.43% 0.51% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.39% 1.67% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 99 156 180
Median daily rate £403 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £303 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £577 £539 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 8
Median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £15.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-40.19% +60.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £16.19 £14.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £63.00 £27.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
-40.19% +60.62%

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

Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13966 16021 15713
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.20% 30.81% 29.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 9004 10357 9676
Median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 544 579 639
Median hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £18.44
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% +19.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.33 £12.33 £11.74
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £53.80 £42.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-22.22% +25.00%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Replication
Daily Rate Trend

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Replication
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 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
England -21 180 £410 +2.50% 64
London -5 83 £448 +5.29% 27
South East +31 43 £369 -4.83% 14
Yorkshire +29 28 £411 -6.53% 5
West Yorkshire +18 21 £418 -4.84% 3
Leeds +9 20 £418 -4.84% 2
City of London +9 15 £438 -2.77% 5
Buckinghamshire - 11 £354 - 1
Scotland +14 9 £249 -24.54% 1
Surrey +12 9 £425 +9.67% 1
Hampshire -1 9 £525 +54.41% 4
West Midlands +5 8 £370 +10.44% 6
Croydon - 8 £488 -
Milton Keynes - 8 £350 - 1
Oxfordshire - 8 £388 - 2
North West +4 7 £339 +0.37% 10
Manchester +10 6 £339 -15.31% 9
East of England -1 6 £400 -11.11% 1
Oxford - 6 £375 - 1
South Yorkshire - 6 £381 - 1
Berkshire +1 5 £280 -37.77% 3
Sheffield - 5 £413 -
Glasgow +4 4 £249 - 1
South West -33 4 £310 -17.88%
Portsmouth - 4 £525 -
Shropshire - 4 £375 - 1
Edinburgh +15 3 - -
Reading +9 3 £300 -33.33%
Staffordshire +1 3 £365 -
Stoke-on-Trent -2 3 £365 -

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 with a requirement for Replication.

1 165 (37.67%) Microsoft
2 162 (36.99%) SQL
3 146 (33.33%) Windows
4 131 (29.91%) SQL Server
5 126 (28.77%) Active Directory
6 108 (24.66%) Linux
7 104 (23.74%) DNS
8 96 (21.92%) VMware
9 94 (21.46%) Oracle
10 91 (20.78%) Security Cleared
11 81 (18.49%) Disaster Recovery
11 81 (18.49%) Windows Server
12 77 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
13 72 (16.44%) Finance
14 71 (16.21%) SC Cleared
15 70 (15.98%) Migration
16 68 (15.53%) Performance Tuning
17 59 (13.47%) PKI
18 57 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
19 56 (12.79%) ETL
19 56 (12.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 55 (12.56%) PowerShell
20 55 (12.56%) MySQL
20 55 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
21 53 (12.10%) Data Centre
22 52 (11.87%) LDAP
23 51 (11.64%) SAN
24 50 (11.42%) T-SQL
24 50 (11.42%) Windows Server 2012
25 49 (11.19%) Unix

Replication
Top Related IT Skills 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 23 (5.25%) MS Exchange
2 18 (4.11%) IIS
2 18 (4.11%) SharePoint
3 16 (3.65%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.42%) Apache Spark
5 13 (2.97%) Skype for Business
6 11 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 10 (2.28%) Apache Pig
8 9 (2.05%) Exchange Server 2013
9 8 (1.83%) Apache
9 8 (1.83%) BizTalk Server
9 8 (1.83%) OpenStack
10 6 (1.37%) Confluence
11 5 (1.14%) Apache Solr
11 5 (1.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 4 (0.91%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.91%) WebSphere
13 3 (0.68%) IBM Notes
14 2 (0.46%) CICS
14 2 (0.46%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 32 (7.31%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.97%) MS Office
3 4 (0.91%) Adobe Captivate
3 4 (0.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.23%) Photoshop
4 1 (0.23%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.37%) Dynamics CRM
1 6 (1.37%) SAP CRM
2 5 (1.14%) FastStats
3 4 (0.91%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 4 (0.91%) SAP Retail
4 3 (0.68%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.23%) Oracle General Ledger
5 1 (0.23%) Summit
Cloud Services
1 55 (12.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (8.90%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (4.34%) IaaS
4 15 (3.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 13 (2.97%) GitHub
6 10 (2.28%) Office 365
7 8 (1.83%) Google Cloud Platform
8 5 (1.14%) Loggly
8 5 (1.14%) Sumo Logic
9 4 (0.91%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.68%) SaaS
11 2 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
11 2 (0.46%) Mailgun
11 2 (0.46%) PaaS
12 1 (0.23%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.23%) Datadog
12 1 (0.23%) IBM PureFlex
12 1 (0.23%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.23%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 104 (23.74%) DNS
2 52 (11.87%) LDAP
3 51 (11.64%) SAN
4 36 (8.22%) Kerberos
4 36 (8.22%) X.500
5 34 (7.76%) Firewall
6 30 (6.85%) DHCP
7 24 (5.48%) WAN
8 23 (5.25%) VPN
9 21 (4.79%) Internet
10 20 (4.57%) LAN
10 20 (4.57%) NAS
11 18 (4.11%) TCP/IP
12 13 (2.97%) HTTP
12 13 (2.97%) VoIP
13 12 (2.74%) SSH
14 11 (2.51%) iSCSI
15 10 (2.28%) MPLS
15 10 (2.28%) SSL
15 10 (2.28%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 131 (29.91%) SQL Server
2 56 (12.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 55 (12.56%) MySQL
4 40 (9.13%) Relational Database
4 40 (9.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 38 (8.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 35 (7.99%) Oracle Database
7 33 (7.53%) PostgreSQL
7 33 (7.53%) SQL Server 2008
8 29 (6.62%) Data Warehouse
8 29 (6.62%) SQL Server 2014
9 26 (5.94%) MongoDB
10 19 (4.34%) Big Data
11 17 (3.88%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 16 (3.65%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (3.65%) RDBMS
13 15 (3.42%) Hadoop
14 13 (2.97%) NoSQL
15 12 (2.74%) DB2
15 12 (2.74%) HBase
Development Applications
1 21 (4.79%) Git (software)
2 20 (4.57%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (2.97%) Jenkins
3 13 (2.97%) JIRA
4 8 (1.83%) Selenium
5 7 (1.60%) Talend Open Studio
5 7 (1.60%) Visual Studio
6 6 (1.37%) Eclipse
7 5 (1.14%) Grunt
7 5 (1.14%) Maven
7 5 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
7 5 (1.14%) Vagrant
8 4 (0.91%) Subversion
9 2 (0.46%) Cucumber
9 2 (0.46%) ERwin
9 2 (0.46%) HP UFT
9 2 (0.46%) JMeter
9 2 (0.46%) LoadRunner
10 1 (0.23%) Rational Rhapsody
10 1 (0.23%) WebDriver
General
1 72 (16.44%) Finance
2 23 (5.25%) Banking
3 11 (2.51%) Retail
4 10 (2.28%) Marketing
4 10 (2.28%) Military
5 9 (2.05%) Law
6 8 (1.83%) Legal
7 6 (1.37%) Telecoms
8 5 (1.14%) Advertising
8 5 (1.14%) Billing
8 5 (1.14%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.46%) Publishing
10 1 (0.23%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.23%) French Language
10 1 (0.23%) German Language
10 1 (0.23%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.23%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 130 (29.68%) DBA
2 78 (17.81%) SQL DBA
3 65 (14.84%) Administrator
4 45 (10.27%) Architect
5 44 (10.05%) Developer
6 41 (9.36%) Active Directory Engineer
7 28 (6.39%) SQL Server DBA
8 27 (6.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 25 (5.71%) Consultant
10 24 (5.48%) Oracle DBA
11 23 (5.25%) Analyst
12 18 (4.11%) MySQL DBA
13 16 (3.65%) SQL Developer
14 15 (3.42%) Linux Administrator
15 14 (3.20%) Technical Architect
15 14 (3.20%) Unix Administrator
16 13 (2.97%) Systems Administrator
17 11 (2.51%) PostgreSQL DBA
17 11 (2.51%) Systems Engineer
18 10 (2.28%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (6.16%) .NET
2 14 (3.20%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 13 (2.97%) Middleware
3 13 (2.97%) XML
4 9 (2.05%) Web Services
5 8 (1.83%) Elastic Stack
5 8 (1.83%) LAMP
6 7 (1.60%) SAP Fiori
6 7 (1.60%) SAPUI5
7 6 (1.37%) HTML
7 6 (1.37%) MFC
7 6 (1.37%) WCF
7 6 (1.37%) XML Messaging
8 5 (1.14%) AngularJS
8 5 (1.14%) CSS
8 5 (1.14%) jQuery
8 5 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (1.14%) Oracle Streams
8 5 (1.14%) REST
8 5 (1.14%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.47%) PKI
2 53 (12.10%) Data Centre
3 44 (10.05%) Analytical Skills
3 44 (10.05%) Clustering
4 15 (3.42%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.51%) Symmetrix
6 8 (1.83%) Enterprise Storage
6 8 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
7 7 (1.60%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.60%) EMC VMAX
8 6 (1.37%) Computer Science
8 6 (1.37%) Private Cloud
8 6 (1.37%) User Experience
8 6 (1.37%) VxBlock/Vblock
9 5 (1.14%) HACMP
10 4 (0.91%) Algorithms
10 4 (0.91%) e-Learning
10 4 (0.91%) SCORM
11 3 (0.68%) EMC VNX
11 3 (0.68%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 146 (33.33%) Windows
2 108 (24.66%) Linux
3 81 (18.49%) Windows Server
4 50 (11.42%) Windows Server 2012
5 49 (11.19%) Unix
6 43 (9.82%) Windows Server 2008
7 38 (8.68%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 25 (5.71%) Solaris
9 17 (3.88%) AIX
10 16 (3.65%) Windows Server 2003
11 14 (3.20%) VMS
12 11 (2.51%) CentOS
13 10 (2.28%) SUSE
14 9 (2.05%) HPUX
15 8 (1.83%) Windows 7
16 7 (1.60%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
17 5 (1.14%) CoreOS
18 4 (0.91%) zOS
19 3 (0.68%) Android
20 2 (0.46%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (18.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 70 (15.98%) Migration
3 68 (15.53%) Performance Tuning
4 56 (12.79%) ETL
5 46 (10.50%) Agile Software Development
5 46 (10.50%) High Availability
5 46 (10.50%) ITIL
6 36 (8.22%) Change Management
7 31 (7.08%) Data Modelling
7 31 (7.08%) DevOps
8 24 (5.48%) Business Intelligence
8 24 (5.48%) Configuration Management
9 22 (5.02%) CRM
10 18 (4.11%) Validation
11 17 (3.88%) Mentoring
11 17 (3.88%) Scrum
12 15 (3.42%) Capacity Management
12 15 (3.42%) Load Balancing
13 14 (3.20%) Data Migration
13 14 (3.20%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 162 (36.99%) SQL
2 55 (12.56%) PowerShell
3 50 (11.42%) T-SQL
4 33 (7.53%) Python
5 29 (6.62%) Perl
6 27 (6.16%) Java
7 24 (5.48%) C#
8 19 (4.34%) PL/SQL
9 18 (4.11%) Ruby
10 17 (3.88%) Bash Shell
11 16 (3.65%) JavaScript
12 15 (3.42%) C++
13 13 (2.97%) PHP
14 11 (2.51%) C
15 10 (2.28%) Shell Script
16 5 (1.14%) AWK
17 4 (0.91%) R
17 4 (0.91%) Scala
17 4 (0.91%) VB
17 4 (0.91%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 91 (20.78%) Security Cleared
2 71 (16.21%) SC Cleared
3 57 (13.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 34 (7.76%) MCP
5 30 (6.85%) MCTS
6 19 (4.34%) MCSE
7 16 (3.65%) Degree
8 13 (2.97%) MCITP
9 10 (2.28%) DV Cleared
9 10 (2.28%) ITIL Certification
10 8 (1.83%) CCNA
10 8 (1.83%) Cisco Certification
10 8 (1.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.91%) CCIE
11 4 (0.91%) CCNP
11 4 (0.91%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 4 (0.91%) MCSA
11 4 (0.91%) OCP
11 4 (0.91%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.68%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.34%) QA
2 7 (1.60%) Data Quality
2 7 (1.60%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.14%) SLA
4 1 (0.23%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.23%) GCP
4 1 (0.23%) PMO
System Software
1 126 (28.77%) Active Directory
2 77 (17.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (7.53%) Hyper-V
4 19 (4.34%) vSphere
5 17 (3.88%) NFS
5 17 (3.88%) Virtual Servers
6 16 (3.65%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (2.97%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (2.74%) Docker
8 12 (2.74%) vCloud
8 12 (2.74%) Veritas File System
9 10 (2.28%) VMware ESXi
10 9 (2.05%) Terminal Services
10 9 (2.05%) VMware ESX
11 7 (1.60%) Apache Flume
11 7 (1.60%) SRDF
11 7 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 7 (1.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 5 (1.14%) HDFS
12 5 (1.14%) RHEV
Systems Management
1 38 (8.68%) Puppet
2 25 (5.71%) Nagios
3 23 (5.25%) SCOM
4 20 (4.57%) Ansible
5 19 (4.34%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (4.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 16 (3.65%) SCCM
8 13 (2.97%) Data Guard
8 13 (2.97%) Microsoft Clustering
9 12 (2.74%) Salt
9 12 (2.74%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 10 (2.28%) vRealize
11 9 (2.05%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 8 (1.83%) HP Data Protector
12 8 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
13 7 (1.60%) Oozie
14 6 (1.37%) Kubernetes
15 5 (1.14%) Failover Clustering
15 5 (1.14%) ITRS Geneos
15 5 (1.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 165 (37.67%) Microsoft
2 96 (21.92%) VMware
3 94 (21.46%) Oracle
4 44 (10.05%) HP
5 33 (7.53%) Cisco
5 33 (7.53%) Red Hat
6 28 (6.39%) NetApp
7 25 (5.71%) SAP
8 24 (5.48%) IBM
9 21 (4.79%) EMC
10 16 (3.65%) Brocade
11 15 (3.42%) Veeam
12 14 (3.20%) 3PAR
12 14 (3.20%) Veritas
13 13 (2.97%) Sybase
14 12 (2.74%) Sun
15 9 (2.05%) Google
15 9 (2.05%) Informatica
16 7 (1.60%) CheckPoint
16 7 (1.60%) Cognos
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Harris Global
Rate: Unspecified Market Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Telford, Shropshire
Oscar
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester
PS Computer Services
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Crawley, West Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
LA International
Posted: 3 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago