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 August 2016 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 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 400 349 327
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -22
Contract jobs citing Replication 263 353 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.48% 0.60% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.45% 1.86% 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 216 205
Median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £219 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 3
Median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £13.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £52.17 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -27.27%

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
18103 18932 18533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.37% 32.40% 32.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 11707 11906 11111
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £615 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £376 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.13% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 678 757 774
Median hourly rate £21.00 £20.00 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £12.00 £12.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £46.50 £43.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.29 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+16.64% +2.88%

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 August 2016.

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 25 August 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -51 249 £403 +7.33% 52
London -40 83 £425 +6.25% 14
South East -2 59 £388 +10.71% 7
Yorkshire +27 33 £525 +412.19% 4
Hampshire +12 23 £337 -15.75% 3
West Yorkshire +19 22 £450 - 4
North West +6 22 £350 - 9
Berkshire +10 21 £406 +91.17% 1
Leeds +21 20 £450 - 4
West Midlands -22 20 £350 -17.64% 4
City of London +12 14 £400 - 3
North East -14 13 £285 -5.25% 3
Tyne and Wear -19 11 £285 -5.25% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -26 11 £285 -5.25% 3
South Yorkshire +6 10 £525 +412.19%
Sheffield 0 10 £525 -
Bracknell -11 10 £288 +35.29% 1
Manchester -2 9 £405 +11.72% 5
Birmingham -7 8 £375 -18.91% 1
South West -24 8 £325 -20.24% 4
Cheshire +1 7 £350 - 2
Surrey -2 7 £388 +10.71% 1
Scotland -5 7 £300 -20.00% 1
Coventry -8 7 £340 -20.00%
Hertfordshire +14 6 £333 +125.42%
East of England +5 6 £333 +71.61% 5
Warrington +18 5 £350 +7.69%
Havant +5 5 £400 -
Solihull - 5 - -
Lancashire +16 4 £190 -52.50%

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, 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.

1 262 (44.86%) SQL
2 200 (34.25%) Windows
3 199 (34.08%) SQL Server
4 161 (27.57%) Microsoft
5 149 (25.51%) Active Directory
6 144 (24.66%) Linux
6 144 (24.66%) Clustering
7 131 (22.43%) Performance Tuning
8 129 (22.09%) VMware
9 108 (18.49%) SAN
10 105 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
11 104 (17.81%) DNS
12 103 (17.64%) Oracle
13 102 (17.47%) Security Cleared
14 100 (17.12%) High Availability
15 98 (16.78%) ITIL
16 97 (16.61%) HP
17 94 (16.10%) Finance
18 90 (15.41%) Migration
19 84 (14.38%) T-SQL
20 83 (14.21%) Unix
21 82 (14.04%) SC Cleared
22 81 (13.87%) Data Centre
23 79 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 77 (13.18%) Disaster Recovery
24 77 (13.18%) Windows Server
25 70 (11.99%) SQL Server 2012
26 68 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
27 65 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
28 63 (10.79%) PowerShell

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 52 (8.90%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.34%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.62%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
5 15 (2.57%) CICS
5 15 (2.57%) Exchange Server 2003
5 15 (2.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 12 (2.05%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (1.88%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.71%) IIS
8 10 (1.71%) OpenStack
9 8 (1.37%) Apache
9 8 (1.37%) IBM Notes
10 7 (1.20%) IBM Domino
11 6 (1.03%) Confluence
11 6 (1.03%) WebSphere
12 5 (0.86%) Tomcat
12 5 (0.86%) WebLogic
13 4 (0.68%) nginx
14 3 (0.51%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 52 (8.90%) MS Excel
2 24 (4.11%) MS Office
3 12 (2.05%) MS Project
4 3 (0.51%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.34%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.17%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.86%) Sage CRM
2 3 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.51%) SAP CRM
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.34%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.34%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 2 (0.34%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.17%) assyst
4 1 (0.17%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle 11i
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (0.17%) SAP R/3
4 1 (0.17%) SAP SCM
4 1 (0.17%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 41 (7.02%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.42%) Office 365
4 16 (2.74%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (2.74%) IaaS
5 14 (2.40%) PaaS
6 9 (1.54%) SaaS
7 5 (0.86%) GitHub
7 5 (0.86%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.86%) Trello
8 4 (0.68%) Amazon S3
8 4 (0.68%) IBM PureFlex
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.51%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
9 3 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.51%) HP Helion
9 3 (0.51%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 2 (0.34%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 108 (18.49%) SAN
2 104 (17.81%) DNS
3 48 (8.22%) DHCP
4 40 (6.85%) Firewall
5 33 (5.65%) Kerberos
5 33 (5.65%) LDAP
6 29 (4.97%) NAS
6 29 (4.97%) WAN
7 28 (4.79%) X.500
8 27 (4.62%) Fibre Channel
9 25 (4.28%) LAN
10 24 (4.11%) VLAN
11 22 (3.77%) iSCSI
12 21 (3.60%) VPN
13 17 (2.91%) TCP/IP
14 16 (2.74%) Internet
14 16 (2.74%) MPLS
14 16 (2.74%) Network Security
15 9 (1.54%) HTTP
16 8 (1.37%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 199 (34.08%) SQL Server
2 79 (13.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 70 (11.99%) SQL Server 2012
4 68 (11.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 60 (10.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 54 (9.25%) SQL Server 2005
7 53 (9.08%) Oracle Database
8 43 (7.36%) MySQL
9 41 (7.02%) DB2
10 39 (6.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 31 (5.31%) SQL Server 2014
12 27 (4.62%) Relational Database
13 25 (4.28%) RDBMS
14 20 (3.42%) Oracle Database 12c
15 18 (3.08%) Data Warehouse
15 18 (3.08%) Oracle Database 10g
16 17 (2.91%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (2.91%) PostgreSQL
17 12 (2.05%) BusinessObjects
17 12 (2.05%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 43 (7.36%) Team Foundation Server
2 16 (2.74%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 15 (2.57%) Jenkins
4 14 (2.40%) Git (software)
4 14 (2.40%) Visual Studio
5 11 (1.88%) JIRA
6 9 (1.54%) Subversion
6 9 (1.54%) TeamCity
7 6 (1.03%) Octopus Deploy
8 4 (0.68%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.68%) Toad
9 3 (0.51%) GoCD
9 3 (0.51%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.51%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.34%) Fiddler
10 2 (0.34%) Gradle
10 2 (0.34%) Hudson
10 2 (0.34%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.34%) Selenium
10 2 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 94 (16.10%) Finance
2 27 (4.62%) Banking
3 15 (2.57%) Legal
3 15 (2.57%) Marketing
4 9 (1.54%) Billing
5 7 (1.20%) Back Office
6 5 (0.86%) Advertising
6 5 (0.86%) Investment Banking
6 5 (0.86%) Law
6 5 (0.86%) Publishing
6 5 (0.86%) Retail
7 4 (0.68%) Automotive
7 4 (0.68%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.51%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.17%) Front Office
9 1 (0.17%) Games
9 1 (0.17%) German Language
9 1 (0.17%) Military
Job Titles
1 165 (28.25%) DBA
2 115 (19.69%) Administrator
3 94 (16.10%) SQL DBA
4 68 (11.64%) Developer
5 50 (8.56%) Architect
6 48 (8.22%) SQL Server DBA
7 40 (6.85%) SQL Developer
8 35 (5.99%) Oracle DBA
9 34 (5.82%) Systems Administrator
10 32 (5.48%) Consultant
11 30 (5.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 29 (4.97%) Active Directory Engineer
13 24 (4.11%) Senior DBA
14 23 (3.94%) Linux Administrator
14 23 (3.94%) Storage Engineer
15 20 (3.42%) Infrastructure Architect
16 19 (3.25%) Analyst
17 18 (3.08%) Unix Administrator
18 16 (2.74%) Senior SQL DBA
19 15 (2.57%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (8.56%) .NET
2 21 (3.60%) Middleware
3 16 (2.74%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.57%) XML
5 13 (2.23%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 12 (2.05%) Web Services
6 12 (2.05%) WebSphere MQ
7 11 (1.88%) .NET Framework
8 9 (1.54%) Entity Framework
9 8 (1.37%) CSS
9 8 (1.37%) HTML
10 7 (1.20%) J2EE
11 6 (1.03%) JSON
12 5 (0.86%) Castor
12 5 (0.86%) REST
12 5 (0.86%) WinForms
12 5 (0.86%) XML Messaging
13 4 (0.68%) LAMP
13 4 (0.68%) Oracle Streams
13 4 (0.68%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 144 (24.66%) Clustering
2 81 (13.87%) Data Centre
3 35 (5.99%) PKI
4 22 (3.77%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
6 19 (3.25%) Computer Science
6 19 (3.25%) EMC VNX
7 14 (2.40%) Management Information System
8 11 (1.88%) EqualLogic
9 10 (1.71%) HP Storage
10 9 (1.54%) EMC VMAX
10 9 (1.54%) HP StoreVirtual
10 9 (1.54%) Hybrid Cloud
10 9 (1.54%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.37%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.20%) Celerra
13 6 (1.03%) Digital Media
14 5 (0.86%) Data Integration
14 5 (0.86%) Fintech
14 5 (0.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 200 (34.25%) Windows
2 144 (24.66%) Linux
3 83 (14.21%) Unix
4 77 (13.18%) Windows Server
5 65 (11.13%) Windows Server 2008
6 56 (9.59%) Windows Server 2012
7 42 (7.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 35 (5.99%) AIX
9 32 (5.48%) Windows Server 2003
10 29 (4.97%) Solaris
11 19 (3.25%) VMS
11 19 (3.25%) zOS
12 15 (2.57%) SUSE
13 8 (1.37%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.03%) CentOS
15 4 (0.68%) Data ONTAP
15 4 (0.68%) Debian
15 4 (0.68%) Windows 7
15 4 (0.68%) Windows 8
16 3 (0.51%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 131 (22.43%) Performance Tuning
2 100 (17.12%) High Availability
3 98 (16.78%) ITIL
4 90 (15.41%) Migration
5 77 (13.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 41 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
6 41 (7.02%) Business Intelligence
7 39 (6.68%) ETL
8 34 (5.82%) Change Management
8 34 (5.82%) Incident Management
9 33 (5.65%) Data Modelling
10 32 (5.48%) Configuration Management
10 32 (5.48%) Project Management
11 28 (4.79%) Unit Testing
12 27 (4.62%) Release Management
13 26 (4.45%) Problem Management
14 25 (4.28%) Database Mirroring
15 24 (4.11%) Root Cause Analysis
16 23 (3.94%) Database Security
16 23 (3.94%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 262 (44.86%) SQL
2 84 (14.38%) T-SQL
3 63 (10.79%) PowerShell
4 49 (8.39%) Shell Script
5 35 (5.99%) Perl
6 30 (5.14%) Python
7 28 (4.79%) C#
8 24 (4.11%) PL/SQL
9 23 (3.94%) PHP
10 21 (3.60%) C
11 20 (3.42%) Java
12 18 (3.08%) JavaScript
13 14 (2.40%) Korn
14 13 (2.23%) Bash Shell
15 10 (1.71%) C++
16 8 (1.37%) Ruby
17 7 (1.20%) VB
18 5 (0.86%) VBScript
19 3 (0.51%) REXX
19 3 (0.51%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 102 (17.47%) Security Cleared
2 82 (14.04%) SC Cleared
3 52 (8.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 27 (4.62%) Degree
5 19 (3.25%) OCP
5 19 (3.25%) Oracle Certification
6 16 (2.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 15 (2.57%) ITIL Certification
7 15 (2.57%) MCSE
7 15 (2.57%) MCTS
8 14 (2.40%) MCP
9 12 (2.05%) MCDBA
10 7 (1.20%) BPSS Clearance
10 7 (1.20%) DV Cleared
10 7 (1.20%) IBM Certification
10 7 (1.20%) MCITP
10 7 (1.20%) MCSA
11 5 (0.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.68%) Cisco Certification
12 4 (0.68%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (4.28%) SLA
2 15 (2.57%) ISO 9001
3 13 (2.23%) QA
4 7 (1.20%) Disclosure Scotland
5 5 (0.86%) Data Quality
5 5 (0.86%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.68%) ISO22301
7 2 (0.34%) BS7799
7 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 149 (25.51%) Active Directory
2 105 (17.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (6.34%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (4.11%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (3.94%) vSphere
5 23 (3.94%) XenApp
6 19 (3.25%) Hyper-V
7 16 (2.74%) VMware ESXi
8 15 (2.57%) NFS
9 14 (2.40%) RHEV
10 13 (2.23%) XenDesktop
11 12 (2.05%) DFS Replication
12 11 (1.88%) VMware ESX
13 10 (1.71%) KVM
14 7 (1.20%) VMware Server
15 5 (0.86%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 5 (0.86%) vCloud
15 5 (0.86%) Xen
16 4 (0.68%) Docker
17 3 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 46 (7.88%) Puppet
2 35 (5.99%) Data Guard
3 27 (4.62%) SCOM
4 25 (4.28%) SCCM
5 23 (3.94%) Oracle RMAN
6 21 (3.60%) Microsoft Clustering
6 21 (3.60%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (3.25%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 17 (2.91%) Nagios
9 16 (2.74%) Ansible
10 14 (2.40%) Perfmon
11 13 (2.23%) Control-M
11 13 (2.23%) Failover Clustering
11 13 (2.23%) NetBackup
11 13 (2.23%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 12 (2.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 12 (2.05%) vRealize
13 11 (1.88%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
14 10 (1.71%) Tivoli
15 8 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 161 (27.57%) Microsoft
2 129 (22.09%) VMware
3 103 (17.64%) Oracle
4 97 (16.61%) HP
5 51 (8.73%) Cisco
6 40 (6.85%) Citrix
7 39 (6.68%) EMC
7 39 (6.68%) Red Hat
8 37 (6.34%) IBM
9 36 (6.16%) NetApp
10 21 (3.60%) Sybase
11 20 (3.42%) 3PAR
11 20 (3.42%) SAP
12 17 (2.91%) Dell
12 17 (2.91%) Veritas
13 16 (2.74%) Symantec
14 15 (2.57%) CommVault
14 15 (2.57%) Sophos
14 15 (2.57%) Veeam
15 13 (2.23%) SolarWinds
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Hampshire
Hays Talent Solutions
Rate: £450.00 per day
Posted: 17 days ago