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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 402 366 331
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -35
Contract jobs citing Replication 274 330 314
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.51% 0.58% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.51% 1.79% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 191 197 184
Median daily rate £388 £375 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £275 £292
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £467 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £358 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.09% -4.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 19 4
Median hourly rate £17.50 £47.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-63.15% +58.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.55 £14.00 £21.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.85 £53.04 £98.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -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
18108 18446 17467
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.54% 32.33% 32.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 11689 11594 10569
Median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 733 697
Median hourly rate £20.92 £18.68 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.96% -6.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £18.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.44% -12.19%

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 27 July 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 £400 +6.66% 79
London -16 93 £415 +3.75% 31
South East -12 61 £375 +7.14% 13
Yorkshire +13 30 £450 +7.14% 4
Berkshire +10 24 £381 +35.55% 3
West Yorkshire +11 23 £450 +7.02% 4
Hampshire +14 21 £347 -13.25% 1
Leeds +10 20 £450 +7.14% 4
North East -27 20 £283 -16.29% 3
West Midlands -28 18 £350 -17.64% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne -29 18 £283 -16.29% 3
Tyne and Wear -31 18 £283 -16.29% 3
City of London +37 15 £315 -29.05% 9
Scotland +5 13 £306 -31.94% 3
North West -20 11 £405 +15.71% 15
Bracknell -14 10 £288 +35.29% 3
Surrey -4 9 £388 +10.71% 3
South West -12 9 £340 -16.56% 3
Coventry -4 7 £340 -20.00% 1
Birmingham -8 7 £375 -23.07%
Glasgow +13 6 £306 -33.84% 1
South Yorkshire -6 6 £525 +412.19%
Sheffield -7 6 £525 -
Lancashire - 4 £190 -
Wales +14 3 £315 -26.95%
Kent +11 3 £463 - 1
South Wales +11 3 £315 -21.25%
Reading +9 3 £400 -23.44%
Staines -2 3 - -
Edinburgh -5 3 £442 - 2

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 July 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.

1 287 (46.52%) SQL
2 236 (38.25%) SQL Server
3 200 (32.41%) Windows
4 169 (27.39%) Microsoft
5 160 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
6 147 (23.82%) Active Directory
7 146 (23.66%) Clustering
8 136 (22.04%) Linux
9 128 (20.75%) VMware
10 118 (19.12%) Security Cleared
11 110 (17.83%) High Availability
11 110 (17.83%) T-SQL
12 107 (17.34%) Oracle
13 104 (16.86%) Finance
14 102 (16.53%) SAN
15 101 (16.37%) VMware Infrastructure
16 100 (16.21%) DNS
17 97 (15.72%) ITIL
18 95 (15.40%) SC Cleared
19 91 (14.75%) HP
20 90 (14.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 88 (14.26%) SQL Server 2012
22 87 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
23 86 (13.94%) Disaster Recovery
23 86 (13.94%) Migration
24 83 (13.45%) Windows Server
25 81 (13.13%) Data Centre
26 79 (12.80%) Unix
27 73 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
28 66 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008

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 54 (8.75%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.00%) SharePoint
3 27 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2010
4 19 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (2.76%) IIS
6 16 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.11%) Confluence
8 11 (1.78%) CICS
8 11 (1.78%) IBM HTTP Server
8 11 (1.78%) SharePoint 2013
8 11 (1.78%) Tomcat
9 10 (1.62%) JBoss
9 10 (1.62%) Skype for Business
10 9 (1.46%) OpenStack
11 8 (1.30%) IBM Notes
12 7 (1.13%) FileNet
12 7 (1.13%) GeoServer
12 7 (1.13%) IBM Domino
12 7 (1.13%) LiveCycle
13 6 (0.97%) WebSphere
Applications
1 63 (10.21%) MS Excel
2 25 (4.05%) MS Office
3 12 (1.94%) MS Project
4 7 (1.13%) Gliffy
5 3 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (0.49%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.16%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 5 (0.81%) Sage CRM
2 4 (0.65%) Oracle Applications
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle 11i
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (0.49%) Oracle ERP
3 3 (0.49%) SAP CRM
4 2 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (0.32%) PeopleSoft HRMS
5 1 (0.16%) assyst
5 1 (0.16%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
5 1 (0.16%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.16%) SAP R/3
5 1 (0.16%) SAP SCM
5 1 (0.16%) SAP SD
5 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (5.19%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (3.24%) Office 365
4 17 (2.76%) IaaS
5 16 (2.59%) Azure Active Directory
6 13 (2.11%) PaaS
7 11 (1.78%) SaaS
8 5 (0.81%) Google Apps
8 5 (0.81%) IBM PureFlex
8 5 (0.81%) Trello
9 4 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.49%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.49%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.49%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.16%) GitHub
11 1 (0.16%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.16%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 102 (16.53%) SAN
2 100 (16.21%) DNS
3 48 (7.78%) DHCP
4 43 (6.97%) Firewall
5 34 (5.51%) Kerberos
6 31 (5.02%) LDAP
7 29 (4.70%) WAN
7 29 (4.70%) X.500
8 27 (4.38%) VLAN
9 25 (4.05%) NAS
10 24 (3.89%) Fibre Channel
10 24 (3.89%) LAN
11 23 (3.73%) iSCSI
12 18 (2.92%) MPLS
13 17 (2.76%) TCP/IP
13 17 (2.76%) VPN
14 14 (2.27%) Internet
14 14 (2.27%) Network Security
15 10 (1.62%) HTTP
16 8 (1.30%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 236 (38.25%) SQL Server
2 90 (14.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 88 (14.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 87 (14.10%) SQL Server 2008
5 73 (11.83%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 61 (9.89%) SQL Server 2005
7 56 (9.08%) Oracle Database
8 43 (6.97%) MySQL
9 37 (6.00%) SQL Server 2014
10 36 (5.83%) DB2
11 34 (5.51%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 28 (4.54%) Relational Database
13 24 (3.89%) RDBMS
14 20 (3.24%) Data Warehouse
15 19 (3.08%) Oracle Database 11g
15 19 (3.08%) Oracle Database 12c
16 18 (2.92%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (2.76%) PostgreSQL
18 15 (2.43%) Sybase ASE
19 14 (2.27%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 50 (8.10%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (3.57%) Git (software)
2 22 (3.57%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 17 (2.76%) JIRA
3 17 (2.76%) Visual Studio
4 14 (2.27%) Subversion
5 10 (1.62%) Jenkins
6 8 (1.30%) Eclipse
6 8 (1.30%) JUnit
6 8 (1.30%) Maven
7 7 (1.13%) Ant
7 7 (1.13%) DbUnit
7 7 (1.13%) Hudson
7 7 (1.13%) Selenium
7 7 (1.13%) Spock
7 7 (1.13%) TeamCity
8 6 (0.97%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.81%) Toad
10 4 (0.65%) NetBeans
11 3 (0.49%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 104 (16.86%) Finance
2 28 (4.54%) Banking
3 14 (2.27%) Legal
4 12 (1.94%) Marketing
5 8 (1.30%) Back Office
5 8 (1.30%) Investment Banking
6 6 (0.97%) Billing
6 6 (0.97%) Manufacturing
7 5 (0.81%) Advertising
7 5 (0.81%) Retail
7 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
8 4 (0.65%) Law
8 4 (0.65%) Pharmaceutical
8 4 (0.65%) Publishing
9 3 (0.49%) Automotive
10 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Games
Job Titles
1 183 (29.66%) DBA
2 110 (17.83%) Administrator
3 109 (17.67%) SQL DBA
4 89 (14.42%) Developer
5 52 (8.43%) SQL Developer
5 52 (8.43%) SQL Server DBA
6 45 (7.29%) Architect
7 36 (5.83%) Oracle DBA
8 35 (5.67%) Consultant
9 31 (5.02%) Systems Administrator
10 30 (4.86%) Active Directory Engineer
11 26 (4.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 25 (4.05%) SQL Server Developer
13 24 (3.89%) Senior DBA
14 19 (3.08%) Storage Engineer
15 18 (2.92%) Linux Administrator
15 18 (2.92%) SSIS Developer
16 17 (2.76%) Senior SQL DBA
16 17 (2.76%) Unix Administrator
17 16 (2.59%) Infrastructure Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 58 (9.40%) .NET
2 28 (4.54%) ASP.NET
3 23 (3.73%) XML
4 22 (3.57%) .NET Framework
5 19 (3.08%) Entity Framework
5 19 (3.08%) Middleware
6 18 (2.92%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 16 (2.59%) HTML
8 12 (1.94%) jQuery
9 11 (1.78%) Web Services
10 9 (1.46%) CSS
10 9 (1.46%) REST
11 8 (1.30%) AngularJS
11 8 (1.30%) WebSphere MQ
12 7 (1.13%) J2EE
12 7 (1.13%) Java EE
12 7 (1.13%) Java SE
12 7 (1.13%) JRules
12 7 (1.13%) SOAP
12 7 (1.13%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 146 (23.66%) Clustering
2 81 (13.13%) Data Centre
3 36 (5.83%) PKI
4 28 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
5 22 (3.57%) Computer Science
6 17 (2.76%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (2.43%) EMC VNX
8 13 (2.11%) Management Information System
9 12 (1.94%) EqualLogic
10 10 (1.62%) Hybrid Cloud
10 10 (1.62%) N-Tier
11 9 (1.46%) HP Storage
12 8 (1.30%) Client/Server
12 8 (1.30%) EMC VMAX
13 6 (0.97%) Digital Media
13 6 (0.97%) Private Cloud
14 5 (0.81%) Celerra
14 5 (0.81%) HP StoreVirtual
14 5 (0.81%) Public Cloud
14 5 (0.81%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 200 (32.41%) Windows
2 136 (22.04%) Linux
3 83 (13.45%) Windows Server
4 79 (12.80%) Unix
5 66 (10.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (9.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (5.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 33 (5.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 30 (4.86%) Solaris
9 28 (4.54%) AIX
10 19 (3.08%) VMS
11 16 (2.59%) zOS
12 11 (1.78%) SUSE
13 9 (1.46%) Windows XP
14 7 (1.13%) Windows 7
15 6 (0.97%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
17 4 (0.65%) CentOS
17 4 (0.65%) Debian
17 4 (0.65%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 160 (25.93%) Performance Tuning
2 110 (17.83%) High Availability
3 97 (15.72%) ITIL
4 86 (13.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 86 (13.94%) Migration
5 44 (7.13%) Agile Software Development
6 42 (6.81%) ETL
7 41 (6.65%) Business Intelligence
7 41 (6.65%) Change Management
8 35 (5.67%) Incident Management
8 35 (5.67%) Problem Management
9 34 (5.51%) Unit Testing
10 32 (5.19%) Data Modelling
11 31 (5.02%) Project Management
11 31 (5.02%) Service Delivery
12 30 (4.86%) Database Mirroring
13 26 (4.21%) Configuration Management
13 26 (4.21%) Root Cause Analysis
14 25 (4.05%) Mentoring
15 24 (3.89%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 287 (46.52%) SQL
2 110 (17.83%) T-SQL
3 57 (9.24%) PowerShell
4 55 (8.91%) Shell Script
5 39 (6.32%) C#
6 31 (5.02%) Perl
7 29 (4.70%) Python
8 26 (4.21%) JavaScript
9 24 (3.89%) Java
10 23 (3.73%) PHP
11 21 (3.40%) PL/SQL
12 19 (3.08%) Korn
13 16 (2.59%) C
14 9 (1.46%) Bash Shell
14 9 (1.46%) C++
15 7 (1.13%) VB
16 6 (0.97%) VBScript
17 5 (0.81%) Ruby
18 4 (0.65%) VB.NET
19 3 (0.49%) REXX
Qualifications
1 118 (19.12%) Security Cleared
2 95 (15.40%) SC Cleared
3 49 (7.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (4.70%) Degree
5 22 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (2.92%) OCP
6 18 (2.92%) Oracle Certification
7 16 (2.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 15 (2.43%) MCSE
8 15 (2.43%) MCTS
9 14 (2.27%) MCP
10 12 (1.94%) BPSS Clearance
10 12 (1.94%) MCDBA
11 10 (1.62%) DV Cleared
12 6 (0.97%) MCSA
13 5 (0.81%) Cisco Certification
13 5 (0.81%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
14 4 (0.65%) IBM Certification
14 4 (0.65%) MCITP
15 3 (0.49%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.73%) SLA
2 18 (2.92%) ISO 9001
3 17 (2.76%) QA
4 9 (1.46%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.65%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.65%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.65%) ISO22301
6 3 (0.49%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.32%) BS7799
7 2 (0.32%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 147 (23.82%) Active Directory
2 101 (16.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 33 (5.35%) Oracle RAC
4 24 (3.89%) vSphere
4 24 (3.89%) XenApp
5 21 (3.40%) Virtual Machines
6 19 (3.08%) VMware ESXi
7 17 (2.76%) Hyper-V
8 15 (2.43%) NFS
9 14 (2.27%) DFS Replication
9 14 (2.27%) XenDesktop
10 13 (2.11%) RHEV
11 12 (1.94%) KVM
11 12 (1.94%) VMware ESX
12 7 (1.13%) VMware Server
13 5 (0.81%) Citrix Presentation Server
13 5 (0.81%) Docker
13 5 (0.81%) Xen
14 4 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
15 3 (0.49%) RACF
Systems Management
1 39 (6.32%) Puppet
2 35 (5.67%) Data Guard
3 27 (4.38%) Microsoft Clustering
4 26 (4.21%) SCOM
5 25 (4.05%) Oracle RMAN
6 24 (3.89%) SCCM
7 22 (3.57%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 19 (3.08%) Nagios
9 16 (2.59%) Opscode Chef
10 14 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
10 14 (2.27%) Perfmon
11 12 (1.94%) NetBackup
11 12 (1.94%) vRealize
12 11 (1.78%) Control-M
12 11 (1.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
12 11 (1.78%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 9 (1.46%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
13 9 (1.46%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
14 8 (1.30%) Ansible
14 8 (1.30%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 169 (27.39%) Microsoft
2 128 (20.75%) VMware
3 107 (17.34%) Oracle
4 91 (14.75%) HP
5 52 (8.43%) Cisco
6 41 (6.65%) EMC
7 40 (6.48%) Citrix
8 34 (5.51%) NetApp
8 34 (5.51%) Red Hat
9 32 (5.19%) IBM
10 30 (4.86%) Sybase
11 29 (4.70%) SAP
12 20 (3.24%) Veritas
13 18 (2.92%) 3PAR
13 18 (2.92%) Dell
14 16 (2.59%) CommVault
14 16 (2.59%) Symantec
14 16 (2.59%) Veeam
15 15 (2.43%) Splunk
16 14 (2.27%) Sophos
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Red10
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Harris Global
Rate: Up to £285 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £18.00 per hour
Posted: 2 days ago
Midlands
Recruit121
Rate: £0 - £100 per hour
Posted: 7 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Networkers
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London, Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Munich, Paris
E-Com Group
Posted: 14 days ago