The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 334 282 351
Rank change year-on-year
-52 +69
Contract jobs citing Replication 296 371 199
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.68% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.76% 2.19% 1.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 222 100
Average daily rate
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£395 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £281 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £522 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 1
Average hourly rate £16.88 £35.20 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.05% +25.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.88 £35.20 -
% change year-on-year
-52.05% -

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
16804 16921 14747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.19% 31.06% 30.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 10336 10429 8788
Average daily rate £425 £405 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £251 £235 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 630 653 673
Average hourly rate £18.90 £21.75 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.10% -1.13%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.54 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.00 £21.25
% change year-on-year
-13.63% +3.52%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Replication within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 27 April 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Replication Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Replication
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 27 April 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 -50 257 £408 +1.87% 126
London -62 94 £450 - 49
South East -38 74 £350 - 20
Berkshire +10 29 £425 +13.33% 3
North West -11 28 £408 +25.38% 18
Yorkshire -23 27 £320 -10.17% 14
City of London +2 24 £450 - 13
West Yorkshire +1 23 £320 -3.39% 13
Scotland -11 17 £344 -8.33% 7
Manchester -7 15 £475 +46.15% 11
East Midlands +4 12 £400 +5.26% 3
Surrey +9 11 £381 -15.27% 2
Reading +6 11 £425 - 2
Cardiff - 11 £200 -
South Wales - 11 £200 -
Wales - 11 £200 -
Leeds -1 10 £256 -22.64% 10
South West -6 10 £358 +5.92% 4
Hampshire -53 10 £325 +3.17% 2
East Sussex +2 9 £338 -15.62% 4
Buckinghamshire +1 9 £425 - 3
Nottinghamshire +2 7 £363 -4.60%
Nottingham +1 7 £363 -4.60%
West Midlands -16 7 £325 -24.85% 7
Wiltshire +14 6 £358 -4.66% 1
Northern Ireland +1 6 £190 -41.53%
Milton Keynes +1 6 £425 - 2
Bracknell 0 6 £425 +13.33%
Lewes -1 6 £338 -15.62% 1
Merseyside - 6 £200 - 3

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 224 (36.36%) SQL
1 224 (36.36%) Windows
2 198 (32.14%) SQL Server
3 185 (30.03%) Microsoft
4 181 (29.38%) VMware
5 145 (23.54%) SAN
6 139 (22.56%) Active Directory
7 134 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 126 (20.45%) Oracle
9 122 (19.81%) Performance Tuning
10 111 (18.02%) Clustering
11 107 (17.37%) Linux
12 104 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
13 101 (16.40%) HP
14 97 (15.75%) ITIL
14 97 (15.75%) Finance
14 97 (15.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 87 (14.12%) DNS
16 82 (13.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 80 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
18 79 (12.82%) Migration
19 77 (12.50%) Security Cleared
20 76 (12.34%) UNIX
21 75 (12.18%) Oracle Database
22 73 (11.85%) IBM
23 70 (11.36%) T-SQL
24 68 (11.04%) NAS
25 65 (10.55%) Citrix
26 64 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
27 63 (10.23%) SharePoint

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 63 (10.23%) SharePoint
2 42 (6.82%) MS Exchange
2 42 (6.82%) IIS
3 27 (4.38%) OpenStack
4 21 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
4 21 (3.41%) Apache
5 13 (2.11%) WebLogic
5 13 (2.11%) WebSphere
5 13 (2.11%) nginx
6 12 (1.95%) Tomcat
7 11 (1.79%) IBM Notes
7 11 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
8 10 (1.62%) Exchange Server 2003
8 10 (1.62%) Node.js
9 9 (1.46%) SAS
10 8 (1.30%) Eucalyptus
11 7 (1.14%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.97%) Apache Solr
12 6 (0.97%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 61 (9.90%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.41%) MS Office
3 8 (1.30%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.97%) MS Project
5 3 (0.49%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.32%) MS Visio
6 2 (0.32%) SPSS
7 1 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.16%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 9 (1.46%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.46%) Dynamics AX
2 7 (1.14%) SAP SRM
3 6 (0.97%) SunGard GMI
4 5 (0.81%) assyst
4 5 (0.81%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
6 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.32%) Magento
8 1 (0.16%) SAP HR
8 1 (0.16%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.16%) Maximo
8 1 (0.16%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.36%) Amazon AWS
2 30 (4.87%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.62%) Office 365
4 8 (1.30%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (1.14%) Amazon ELB
6 4 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
7 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.32%) IaaS
7 2 (0.32%) Amazon EC2
7 2 (0.32%) PaaS
8 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.16%) HP Helion
8 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 145 (23.54%) SAN
2 87 (14.12%) DNS
3 68 (11.04%) NAS
4 60 (9.74%) WAN
4 60 (9.74%) Firewall
5 53 (8.60%) LAN
6 50 (8.12%) TCP/IP
7 42 (6.82%) DHCP
8 30 (4.87%) VPN
8 30 (4.87%) iSCSI
9 26 (4.22%) Internet
10 25 (4.06%) LDAP
10 25 (4.06%) Fibre Channel
11 23 (3.73%) NetScaler
12 20 (3.25%) VoIP
13 18 (2.92%) MPLS
14 14 (2.27%) Ethernet
14 14 (2.27%) Network Security
15 13 (2.11%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (2.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (32.14%) SQL Server
2 97 (15.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 82 (13.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 80 (12.99%) SQL Server 2008
5 75 (12.18%) Oracle Database
6 58 (9.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 53 (8.60%) Data Warehouse
8 51 (8.28%) MySQL
8 51 (8.28%) SQL Server 2005
9 45 (7.31%) Relational Database
10 37 (6.01%) RDBMS
11 36 (5.84%) SQL Server 2012
12 26 (4.22%) SQL Server 2000
13 20 (3.25%) DB2
13 20 (3.25%) MongoDB
14 19 (3.08%) NoSQL
15 17 (2.76%) Oracle Reports
16 16 (2.60%) Oracle Database 11g
17 15 (2.44%) Hadoop
18 13 (2.11%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 18 (2.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 12 (1.95%) Mercurial
3 11 (1.79%) Subversion
4 10 (1.62%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.46%) Team Foundation Server
5 9 (1.46%) Visual Studio
5 9 (1.46%) Hudson
6 8 (1.30%) Toad
7 7 (1.14%) Fiddler
8 5 (0.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 4 (0.65%) ERwin
10 3 (0.49%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (0.49%) SoapUI
10 3 (0.49%) JIRA
10 3 (0.49%) Mocha
11 2 (0.32%) Selenium
11 2 (0.32%) QuickTest Pro
11 2 (0.32%) Maven
11 2 (0.32%) Ant
General
1 97 (15.75%) Finance
2 45 (7.31%) Banking
3 20 (3.25%) Investment Banking
4 18 (2.92%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.79%) Legal
6 10 (1.62%) Marketing
6 10 (1.62%) Retail
7 7 (1.14%) Games
8 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
8 6 (0.97%) Front Office
9 4 (0.65%) Back Office
9 4 (0.65%) Advertising
9 4 (0.65%) Military
10 3 (0.49%) Billing
11 2 (0.32%) Publishing
11 2 (0.32%) Electronics
12 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.16%) Law
Job Titles
1 166 (26.95%) DBA
2 104 (16.88%) SQL DBA
3 83 (13.47%) Administrator
4 81 (13.15%) Developer
5 76 (12.34%) Architect
6 60 (9.74%) SQL Server DBA
7 52 (8.44%) Consultant
8 47 (7.63%) Analyst
9 33 (5.36%) SQL Developer
10 30 (4.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 28 (4.55%) Technical Architect
12 27 (4.38%) Oracle DBA
13 24 (3.90%) Support Engineer
13 24 (3.90%) Server Administrator
14 22 (3.57%) MySQL DBA
15 18 (2.92%) Infrastructure Architect
16 16 (2.60%) Systems Administrator
16 16 (2.60%) Wintel Analyst
17 13 (2.11%) Windows Administrator
18 12 (1.95%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.14%) .NET
1 44 (7.14%) Web Services
2 42 (6.82%) XML
3 36 (5.84%) Middleware
4 17 (2.76%) SOAP
5 11 (1.79%) HTML
6 9 (1.46%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.46%) Play Framework
7 8 (1.30%) Java EE
7 8 (1.30%) WCF
7 8 (1.30%) REST
7 8 (1.30%) XSD
8 7 (1.14%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (1.14%) JSON
9 6 (0.97%) JPA
9 6 (0.97%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (0.97%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 6 (0.97%) XSLT
10 5 (0.81%) XML Schema
10 5 (0.81%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 111 (18.02%) Clustering
2 42 (6.82%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.03%) Management Information System
4 19 (3.08%) Enterprise Storage
5 15 (2.44%) PKI
5 15 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.79%) Celerra
7 10 (1.62%) iSeries
8 9 (1.46%) Private Cloud
8 9 (1.46%) NHS
9 8 (1.30%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.14%) Symmetrix
10 7 (1.14%) Derivative
11 6 (0.97%) CLARiiON
11 6 (0.97%) Client/Server
11 6 (0.97%) Blackberry
11 6 (0.97%) Online Games
12 5 (0.81%) Open Source
12 5 (0.81%) Data Structures
12 5 (0.81%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 224 (36.36%) Windows
2 107 (17.37%) Linux
3 76 (12.34%) UNIX
4 64 (10.39%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (7.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 42 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 31 (5.03%) Solaris
8 28 (4.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 20 (3.25%) AIX
10 11 (1.79%) Windows 7
11 7 (1.14%) SUSE
11 7 (1.14%) Windows 2000 Server
11 7 (1.14%) zOS
11 7 (1.14%) Android
12 6 (0.97%) Ubuntu
12 6 (0.97%) HPUX
13 5 (0.81%) Windows 2000
14 4 (0.65%) Windows NT
14 4 (0.65%) Windows XP
15 3 (0.49%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (19.81%) Performance Tuning
2 104 (16.88%) Disaster Recovery
3 97 (15.75%) ITIL
4 79 (12.82%) Migration
5 51 (8.28%) Business Intelligence
6 49 (7.95%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (6.33%) High Availability
8 38 (6.17%) Incident Management
9 37 (6.01%) Business Continuity
9 37 (6.01%) Project Management
10 35 (5.68%) Service Management
10 35 (5.68%) Configuration Management
11 31 (5.03%) Database Mirroring
12 28 (4.55%) Data Modelling
13 27 (4.38%) ETL
13 27 (4.38%) Validation
13 27 (4.38%) Load Balancing
13 27 (4.38%) Performance Monitoring
14 26 (4.22%) ITSM
14 26 (4.22%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 224 (36.36%) SQL
2 70 (11.36%) T-SQL
3 52 (8.44%) PowerShell
4 50 (8.12%) C#
5 31 (5.03%) VBScript
6 30 (4.87%) Java
7 28 (4.55%) Python
8 22 (3.57%) Shell Script
9 20 (3.25%) Perl
10 19 (3.08%) PHP
11 17 (2.76%) Bash Shell
12 16 (2.60%) C
12 16 (2.60%) PL/SQL
13 14 (2.27%) VB
14 10 (1.62%) JavaScript
14 10 (1.62%) Ruby
15 8 (1.30%) XPath
16 7 (1.14%) Groovy
16 7 (1.14%) Korn
17 6 (0.97%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 77 (12.50%) Security Cleared
2 44 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 42 (6.82%) SC Cleared
4 34 (5.52%) Degree
5 24 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 20 (3.25%) MCSE
7 12 (1.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 11 (1.79%) MCTS
8 11 (1.79%) MCITP
9 8 (1.30%) ITIL Certification
9 8 (1.30%) MCP
10 7 (1.14%) MCDBA
10 7 (1.14%) Cisco Certification
11 6 (0.97%) CCNA
12 5 (0.81%) ISEB
12 5 (0.81%) MCSA
13 4 (0.65%) ISTQB
13 4 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 3 (0.49%) OCP
14 3 (0.49%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (3.41%) SLA
2 12 (1.95%) QA
3 11 (1.79%) ISO 9001
4 9 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.97%) Data Quality
6 4 (0.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.32%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.16%) Basel III
8 1 (0.16%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
8 1 (0.16%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 139 (22.56%) Active Directory
2 134 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (10.06%) Hyper-V
4 44 (7.14%) vSphere
5 39 (6.33%) VMware ESXi
6 37 (6.01%) XenApp
7 35 (5.68%) Oracle RAC
8 30 (4.87%) VMware ESX
9 22 (3.57%) XenDesktop
10 20 (3.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 13 (2.11%) DFS Replication
11 13 (2.11%) vCloud
12 11 (1.79%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 11 (1.79%) Terminal Services
13 10 (1.62%) NFS
14 9 (1.46%) Oracle Clusterware
15 8 (1.30%) Varnish
16 7 (1.14%) HDFS
16 7 (1.14%) SRDF
16 7 (1.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 49 (7.95%) SCCM
2 41 (6.66%) SCOM
3 38 (6.17%) Puppet
4 26 (4.22%) Data Guard
5 23 (3.73%) HP SIM
5 23 (3.73%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (3.25%) Oracle RMAN
7 19 (3.08%) SCVMM
8 17 (2.76%) EdgeSight
9 14 (2.27%) Oracle Flashback
10 13 (2.11%) EMC NetWorker
10 13 (2.11%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 13 (2.11%) Nagios
11 11 (1.79%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 9 (1.46%) Tivoli
12 9 (1.46%) WSUS
13 8 (1.30%) vMotion
14 7 (1.14%) Vagrant
14 7 (1.14%) Backup Exec
14 7 (1.14%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 185 (30.03%) Microsoft
2 181 (29.38%) VMware
3 126 (20.45%) Oracle
4 101 (16.40%) HP
5 73 (11.85%) IBM
6 65 (10.55%) Citrix
7 56 (9.09%) Cisco
8 41 (6.66%) EMC
8 41 (6.66%) NetApp
9 29 (4.71%) Dell
10 28 (4.55%) Veeam
11 25 (4.06%) 3PAR
12 24 (3.90%) Veritas
13 23 (3.73%) Red Hat
13 23 (3.73%) CA
14 21 (3.41%) ServiceNow
15 20 (3.25%) CheckPoint
15 20 (3.25%) Sybase
16 19 (3.08%) Nimsoft
17 18 (2.92%) Percona
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Up to £420 per day 3 Months initially
Posted: 9 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Posted: Yesterday
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
East Sussex
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £360 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Computer People
Rate: £400.00 - £450.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Staines, Middlesex
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: Market rate
Posted: 6 days ago
West Midlands
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £400 - £440 per day
Posted: 25 days ago