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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 314 302 317
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +15
Contract jobs citing Replication 330 302 327
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.60% 0.57% 0.56%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.34% 2.17% 2.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 147 205
Average daily rate
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£400 £380 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +18.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £288 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £378 £315
% change year-on-year
-3.31% +19.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 3
Average hourly rate £25.00 £37.50 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.33% +41.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £35.50 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £43.50 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £37.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-26.66% +19.04%

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
14120 13908 14654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.49% 26.15% 24.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 8449 8513 8505
Average daily rate £413 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
- +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 609 615 803
Average hourly rate £18.50 £19.30 £25.73
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.14% -24.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.42 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £29.00
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -39.65%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -11 285 £405 +5.19% 87
London +30 151 £425 +6.25% 38
City of London +34 51 £450 +16.12% 18
South East -8 48 £390 +9.85% 15
East of England -3 29 £363 -14.70% 3
Scotland -7 26 £312 -26.61% 3
North West -1 18 £383 - 12
Hampshire -18 18 £395 +12.85% 6
Suffolk - 15 £394 -
Berkshire +5 12 £375 +36.36%
South West -46 12 £510 +21.42% 8
Ipswich - 12 £375 -
Reading +18 10 £375 +16.73%
Edinburgh -12 10 £218 -54.21% 2
South Wales -4 9 £440 +45.45%
Wales -7 9 £440 +45.45%
Manchester -3 8 £438 +60.55% 4
West Midlands -11 8 £350 +15.70% 1
Hertfordshire -12 8 £300 -29.41% 3
Yorkshire -7 7 £425 +21.42% 6
Cardiff -2 6 £440 +50.42%
Bristol -16 6 £510 +40.68% 4
West Sussex +8 5 £290 -
Cheshire +1 5 £365 +12.30% 4
Surrey +2 4 £438 - 5
Havant -3 4 £450 +12.50%
Glasgow - 4 £291 -
North East - 4 £318 - 2
Sheffield +11 3 £425 -
South Yorkshire +6 3 £425 -

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 296 (44.65%) SQL
2 250 (37.71%) Windows
3 219 (33.03%) SQL Server
4 180 (27.15%) Microsoft
5 170 (25.64%) Linux
6 158 (23.83%) Oracle
7 157 (23.68%) VMware
8 150 (22.62%) Performance Tuning
9 146 (22.02%) SAN
10 139 (20.97%) Active Directory
11 136 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
12 127 (19.16%) Clustering
13 126 (19.00%) Finance
14 121 (18.25%) UNIX
15 117 (17.65%) Migration
16 108 (16.29%) DNS
17 98 (14.78%) Security Cleared
18 97 (14.63%) T-SQL
19 94 (14.18%) HP
20 93 (14.03%) Disaster Recovery
20 93 (14.03%) SQL Server 2008
20 93 (14.03%) Oracle Database
21 89 (13.42%) Windows Server 2008
22 83 (12.52%) Windows Server 2003
23 81 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
24 79 (11.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 74 (11.16%) ITIL
26 73 (11.01%) Oracle RAC
27 72 (10.86%) Firewall
28 69 (10.41%) Data Guard

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 (9.50%) MS Exchange
2 60 (9.05%) SharePoint
3 32 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2010
4 25 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
5 24 (3.62%) IIS
6 20 (3.02%) WebSphere
7 18 (2.71%) WebLogic
8 16 (2.41%) Apache
9 15 (2.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 9 (1.36%) CICS
11 7 (1.06%) Oracle Application Server
11 7 (1.06%) Lotus Domino
11 7 (1.06%) Tomcat
12 6 (0.90%) Lync
12 6 (0.90%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.90%) IBM Notes
13 5 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
13 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.75%) OpenStack
14 4 (0.60%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 56 (8.45%) MS Excel
2 22 (3.32%) MS Office
3 16 (2.41%) MS Project
4 11 (1.66%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.30%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 10 (1.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.21%) SAP SRM
2 8 (1.21%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (0.90%) Oracle BPM
3 6 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
4 5 (0.75%) Magento
5 4 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.30%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) BASE24
7 1 (0.15%) Maximo
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.37%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (1.36%) Office 365
3 8 (1.21%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.30%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) SaaS
5 1 (0.15%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 146 (22.02%) SAN
2 108 (16.29%) DNS
3 72 (10.86%) Firewall
4 58 (8.75%) DHCP
5 54 (8.14%) TCP/IP
6 46 (6.94%) NAS
7 41 (6.18%) VPN
8 29 (4.37%) LAN
9 24 (3.62%) WAN
10 23 (3.47%) Fibre Channel
11 20 (3.02%) Network Security
12 19 (2.87%) VLAN
12 19 (2.87%) Reverse Proxy
13 18 (2.71%) LDAP
14 16 (2.41%) VoIP
15 15 (2.26%) Internet
15 15 (2.26%) iSCSI
16 12 (1.81%) SMTP
17 11 (1.66%) X.500
18 10 (1.51%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 219 (33.03%) SQL Server
2 93 (14.03%) SQL Server 2008
2 93 (14.03%) Oracle Database
3 81 (12.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 79 (11.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 68 (10.26%) SQL Server 2005
6 58 (8.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 55 (8.30%) MySQL
8 50 (7.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 48 (7.24%) Oracle Database 11g
10 45 (6.79%) Data Warehouse
11 44 (6.64%) Relational Database
12 42 (6.33%) Oracle Database 10g
13 38 (5.73%) RDBMS
14 34 (5.13%) DB2
14 34 (5.13%) SQL Server 2000
15 28 (4.22%) NoSQL
16 27 (4.07%) Sybase ASE
17 21 (3.17%) Oracle Reports
18 16 (2.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 26 (3.92%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 9 (1.36%) Oracle Forms
2 9 (1.36%) Visual Studio
3 8 (1.21%) Toad
3 8 (1.21%) Subversion
4 7 (1.06%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (0.75%) MSI
5 5 (0.75%) ProC
6 4 (0.60%) Mercurial
7 3 (0.45%) MSTest
8 2 (0.30%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.30%) Git (software)
8 2 (0.30%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
8 2 (0.30%) TestDirector
8 2 (0.30%) RequisitePro
9 1 (0.15%) Maven
9 1 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
9 1 (0.15%) WebLogic Workshop
General
1 126 (19.00%) Finance
2 60 (9.05%) Banking
3 20 (3.02%) Investment Banking
4 19 (2.87%) Telecoms
5 10 (1.51%) Financial Institution
5 10 (1.51%) Retail
6 9 (1.36%) Law
7 6 (0.90%) Games
8 5 (0.75%) Publishing
9 4 (0.60%) Military
9 4 (0.60%) Marketing
10 3 (0.45%) Legal
10 3 (0.45%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.45%) Advertising
10 3 (0.45%) German Language
11 2 (0.30%) International Banking
12 1 (0.15%) Billing
12 1 (0.15%) Electronics
12 1 (0.15%) Front Office
12 1 (0.15%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 223 (33.63%) DBA
2 114 (17.19%) SQL DBA
3 82 (12.37%) Developer
4 63 (9.50%) Architect
5 62 (9.35%) Consultant
6 60 (9.05%) Administrator
7 51 (7.69%) Analyst
8 47 (7.09%) Oracle DBA
8 47 (7.09%) SQL Server DBA
9 31 (4.68%) Infrastructure Architect
10 29 (4.37%) SQL Developer
11 19 (2.87%) Sybase DBA
11 19 (2.87%) MySQL DBA
12 18 (2.71%) Build Engineer
12 18 (2.71%) Storage Engineer
13 15 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
14 14 (2.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 14 (2.11%) Storage Consultant
15 13 (1.96%) Server Engineer
15 13 (1.96%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.09%) Web Services
1 47 (7.09%) XML
2 31 (4.68%) .NET
3 22 (3.32%) Middleware
4 19 (2.87%) JSON
5 13 (1.96%) ASP.NET
6 10 (1.51%) HTML
7 9 (1.36%) Oracle Streams
8 7 (1.06%) .NET Framework
8 7 (1.06%) jQuery
9 5 (0.75%) WSH
9 5 (0.75%) Zend Framework
9 5 (0.75%) WCF
9 5 (0.75%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 4 (0.60%) Java EE
10 4 (0.60%) CSS
10 4 (0.60%) WebSphere MQ
11 3 (0.45%) JMS
11 3 (0.45%) ODBC
11 3 (0.45%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 127 (19.16%) Clustering
2 34 (5.13%) Enterprise Storage
3 19 (2.87%) Management Information System
3 19 (2.87%) Mainframe
4 13 (1.96%) CLARiiON
4 13 (1.96%) Computer Science
5 12 (1.81%) Statistics
6 10 (1.51%) Symmetrix
7 9 (1.36%) CESG
7 9 (1.36%) IBM Mainframe
8 8 (1.21%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.21%) Fat Client
8 8 (1.21%) Blackberry
8 8 (1.21%) Thin Client
8 8 (1.21%) PKI
9 7 (1.06%) Reference Data
10 6 (0.90%) Open Source
10 6 (0.90%) N-Tier
11 5 (0.75%) Firmware
11 5 (0.75%) Celerra
Operating Systems
1 250 (37.71%) Windows
2 170 (25.64%) Linux
3 121 (18.25%) UNIX
4 89 (13.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 83 (12.52%) Windows Server 2003
6 62 (9.35%) Solaris
7 43 (6.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (5.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 33 (4.98%) AIX
10 19 (2.87%) Debian
11 18 (2.71%) Windows 7
12 11 (1.66%) SUSE
13 9 (1.36%) zOS
13 9 (1.36%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.21%) CentOS
15 6 (0.90%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.60%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.60%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.60%) VMS
17 3 (0.45%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 150 (22.62%) Performance Tuning
2 117 (17.65%) Migration
3 93 (14.03%) Disaster Recovery
4 74 (11.16%) ITIL
5 43 (6.49%) ETL
6 41 (6.18%) Business Intelligence
7 34 (5.13%) High Availability
8 33 (4.98%) Capacity Planning
9 30 (4.52%) PRINCE2
9 30 (4.52%) Unit Testing
10 29 (4.37%) Database Tuning
11 27 (4.07%) Data Modelling
12 26 (3.92%) Service Management
12 26 (3.92%) Database Security
13 24 (3.62%) Configuration Management
14 22 (3.32%) Change Management
15 21 (3.17%) Project Management
15 21 (3.17%) Load Balancing
16 20 (3.02%) Performance Analysis
17 18 (2.71%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 296 (44.65%) SQL
2 97 (14.63%) T-SQL
3 68 (10.26%) PowerShell
4 51 (7.69%) Shell Script
5 47 (7.09%) PL/SQL
6 45 (6.79%) Perl
7 42 (6.33%) Java
8 33 (4.98%) C#
9 30 (4.52%) C
10 19 (2.87%) VB
11 15 (2.26%) Korn
12 11 (1.66%) PHP
12 11 (1.66%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.36%) JavaScript
13 9 (1.36%) VBScript
14 5 (0.75%) Python
14 5 (0.75%) VB.NET
15 4 (0.60%) XPath
16 1 (0.15%) Ruby
16 1 (0.15%) JCL
Qualifications
1 98 (14.78%) Security Cleared
2 62 (9.35%) SC Cleared
3 43 (6.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (5.58%) Degree
5 30 (4.52%) DV Cleared
6 20 (3.02%) MCITP
7 17 (2.56%) MCTS
8 16 (2.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 13 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
9 13 (1.96%) MCSE
10 12 (1.81%) ITIL Certification
11 11 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
12 10 (1.51%) MCDBA
12 10 (1.51%) Sun Certification
13 9 (1.36%) VCAP
14 7 (1.06%) CCNP
14 7 (1.06%) MCT
15 6 (0.90%) VCDX
15 6 (0.90%) OCP
16 4 (0.60%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (2.26%) SLA
1 15 (2.26%) QA
2 14 (2.11%) ISO 9001
3 5 (0.75%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (0.75%) PCI DSS
4 3 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
System Software
1 139 (20.97%) Active Directory
2 136 (20.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 73 (11.01%) Oracle RAC
4 42 (6.33%) Oracle RMAN
5 33 (4.98%) VMware ESX
5 33 (4.98%) vSphere
6 30 (4.52%) Hyper-V
7 27 (4.07%) NFS
8 22 (3.32%) VMware ESXi
9 19 (2.87%) XenApp
10 17 (2.56%) SRDF
11 11 (1.66%) ISA Server
12 10 (1.51%) EMC RecoverPoint
13 9 (1.36%) DFS Replication
14 8 (1.21%) KVM
14 8 (1.21%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.21%) Terminal Services
15 5 (0.75%) Samba
15 5 (0.75%) VMware Server
16 4 (0.60%) Xen
Systems Management
1 69 (10.41%) Data Guard
2 26 (3.92%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 25 (3.77%) Puppet
4 23 (3.47%) NetBackup
5 22 (3.32%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 21 (3.17%) Opscode Chef
7 18 (2.71%) SCCM
7 18 (2.71%) SCOM
7 18 (2.71%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 14 (2.11%) Backup Exec
9 12 (1.81%) EMC NetWorker
9 12 (1.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 9 (1.36%) Tivoli
11 7 (1.06%) BMC PATROL
12 6 (0.90%) HP Data Protector
13 5 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
13 5 (0.75%) McAfee ePO
14 4 (0.60%) FortiGate
14 4 (0.60%) SCOrch
14 4 (0.60%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 180 (27.15%) Microsoft
2 158 (23.83%) Oracle
3 157 (23.68%) VMware
4 94 (14.18%) HP
5 68 (10.26%) NetApp
6 59 (8.90%) IBM
7 52 (7.84%) EMC
8 49 (7.39%) Cisco
9 48 (7.24%) Citrix
10 41 (6.18%) Sybase
11 39 (5.88%) Red Hat
12 26 (3.92%) Veritas
13 23 (3.47%) Symantec
13 23 (3.47%) Altiris
14 18 (2.71%) SAP
15 17 (2.56%) Sun
15 17 (2.56%) Dell
16 16 (2.41%) Hitachi
16 16 (2.41%) Brocade
17 14 (2.11%) Percona
City, London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £320 - £360 per day
Posted: 22 hours ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
TEKsystems
Posted: 23 hours ago
City of London
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £340 - £350 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Claremont Consulting Limited
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
St. Albans, Hertfordshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Posted: 4 days ago
Cobham, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £400 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Canary Wharf and City
Rate: Up to £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Interquest - IQ ESM
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 days ago
Hertfordshire
Synergize Consulting
Rate: From £1 to £1 per day market rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £260 - £320 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £275 per day + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £380 - £390 per day
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago