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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 346 307 361
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +54
Contract jobs citing Replication 294 324 194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.62% 0.41%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.78% 2.01% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 199 94
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£400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £280 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £477 £512 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 1
Average hourly rate £42.09 £125.00 £28.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-66.33% +346.42%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - -

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
16501 16144 14914
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.46% 30.67% 31.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10228 10089 8893
Average daily rate £415 £410 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.21% -3.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 660 645 613
Average hourly rate £18.70 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.95% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.92 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.83
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +3.06%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 -33 263 £400 - 119
London -46 107 £438 -2.77% 47
South East -5 70 £353 +11.90% 21
City of London +6 28 £450 - 12
Yorkshire -6 27 £400 +8.47% 13
Berkshire +2 22 £425 +25.18% 9
West Yorkshire +1 19 £400 +18.51% 9
North West -15 17 £425 +37.09% 10
East of England +9 16 £325 -7.27% 12
Surrey +17 13 £359 - 1
Buckinghamshire +14 13 £388 - 1
Leeds -5 12 £420 +26.79% 6
East Sussex -2 11 £338 -15.62%
East Midlands -2 11 £400 +5.26% 4
Cardiff +21 10 £200 - 1
Wales +13 10 £200 - 2
South Wales +11 10 £200 - 2
Reading +13 9 £425 +20.56% 8
South West +8 9 £325 -3.70% 5
Hertfordshire +5 9 £350 +5.66% 6
Manchester -8 9 £425 +28.30% 6
Scotland -25 9 £347 -15.76% 4
Lewes +2 8 £338 -15.62%
Hampshire -30 8 £325 +7.88% 4
Milton Keynes +9 7 £438 -
Welwyn Garden City +1 7 £350 +5.66% 2
Nottinghamshire -4 7 £350 -7.89% 1
Northern Ireland +4 6 £190 - 1
Nottingham -3 6 £350 -7.89% 1
County Antrim +6 5 £190 -

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 208 (34.72%) SQL
1 208 (34.72%) Windows
2 198 (33.06%) SQL Server
3 183 (30.55%) Microsoft
4 154 (25.71%) VMware
5 126 (21.04%) SAN
6 122 (20.37%) Performance Tuning
7 118 (19.70%) Oracle
8 117 (19.53%) Active Directory
9 112 (18.70%) Linux
10 111 (18.53%) VMware Infrastructure
11 108 (18.03%) Clustering
12 101 (16.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 95 (15.86%) Finance
14 90 (15.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 89 (14.86%) HP
16 86 (14.36%) ITIL
17 85 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
18 81 (13.52%) UNIX
19 76 (12.69%) IBM
20 75 (12.52%) T-SQL
20 75 (12.52%) Migration
20 75 (12.52%) SQL Server 2008
21 69 (11.52%) DNS
22 68 (11.35%) Oracle Database
23 65 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 65 (10.85%) Security Cleared
24 62 (10.35%) MySQL
25 58 (9.68%) Citrix
26 57 (9.52%) Hyper-V

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 53 (8.85%) SharePoint
2 37 (6.18%) IIS
3 29 (4.84%) MS Exchange
4 23 (3.84%) OpenStack
5 22 (3.67%) Apache
6 14 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 14 (2.34%) Tomcat
7 13 (2.17%) WebSphere
8 12 (2.00%) nginx
9 11 (1.84%) IBM Notes
10 10 (1.67%) Node.js
10 10 (1.67%) WebLogic
10 10 (1.67%) SAS
10 10 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
11 8 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (1.00%) Apache Solr
12 6 (1.00%) Eucalyptus
12 6 (1.00%) WebSphere Application Server
13 5 (0.83%) Oracle Application Server
13 5 (0.83%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 54 (9.02%) MS Excel
2 14 (2.34%) MS Office
3 6 (1.00%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.83%) MS Project
5 3 (0.50%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.33%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 11 (1.84%) Dynamics CRM
1 11 (1.84%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (1.00%) SAP SRM
3 5 (0.83%) SunGard GMI
3 5 (0.83%) assyst
3 5 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
4 4 (0.67%) Remedy ITSM
5 3 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.17%) Maximo
7 1 (0.17%) Summit
7 1 (0.17%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.17%) thinkFolio
7 1 (0.17%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 30 (5.01%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (3.84%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
4 9 (1.50%) Office 365
5 7 (1.17%) Amazon ELB
6 2 (0.33%) IaaS
6 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
6 2 (0.33%) PaaS
7 1 (0.17%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.17%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 126 (21.04%) SAN
2 69 (11.52%) DNS
3 57 (9.52%) NAS
4 53 (8.85%) Firewall
5 49 (8.18%) WAN
6 40 (6.68%) LAN
7 39 (6.51%) DHCP
8 34 (5.68%) TCP/IP
9 26 (4.34%) Internet
9 26 (4.34%) iSCSI
10 25 (4.17%) VPN
11 24 (4.01%) Fibre Channel
12 17 (2.84%) VoIP
12 17 (2.84%) LDAP
12 17 (2.84%) NetScaler
13 16 (2.67%) Network Security
13 16 (2.67%) MPLS
14 13 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
15 12 (2.00%) Ethernet
15 12 (2.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 198 (33.06%) SQL Server
2 101 (16.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 90 (15.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 75 (12.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 68 (11.35%) Oracle Database
6 65 (10.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 62 (10.35%) MySQL
8 56 (9.35%) Relational Database
9 53 (8.85%) Data Warehouse
10 42 (7.01%) SQL Server 2005
11 41 (6.84%) RDBMS
12 30 (5.01%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (3.67%) MongoDB
14 20 (3.34%) SQL Server 2000
15 17 (2.84%) DB2
16 16 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
16 16 (2.67%) Sybase ASE
17 15 (2.50%) Oracle Database 10g
17 15 (2.50%) NoSQL
17 15 (2.50%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 15 (2.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 14 (2.34%) Subversion
3 13 (2.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 12 (2.00%) Mercurial
4 12 (2.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.50%) Hudson
6 8 (1.34%) Visual Studio
7 7 (1.17%) Fiddler
8 6 (1.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 6 (1.00%) Toad
9 5 (0.83%) Maven
9 5 (0.83%) ERwin
10 3 (0.50%) Ant
10 3 (0.50%) JIRA
10 3 (0.50%) Mocha
10 3 (0.50%) Sinon.JS
10 3 (0.50%) Octopus Deploy
10 3 (0.50%) Jenkins
11 2 (0.33%) JConsole
11 2 (0.33%) QuickTest Pro
General
1 95 (15.86%) Finance
2 43 (7.18%) Banking
3 19 (3.17%) Investment Banking
3 19 (3.17%) Telecoms
4 11 (1.84%) Marketing
4 11 (1.84%) Retail
5 9 (1.50%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.17%) Legal
7 6 (1.00%) Front Office
8 4 (0.67%) Military
8 4 (0.67%) Law
9 3 (0.50%) Billing
10 2 (0.33%) Games
10 2 (0.33%) Electronics
10 2 (0.33%) Advertising
10 2 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.17%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 172 (28.71%) DBA
2 106 (17.70%) SQL DBA
3 84 (14.02%) Administrator
4 81 (13.52%) Developer
5 70 (11.69%) Architect
6 56 (9.35%) SQL Server DBA
7 48 (8.01%) Consultant
8 46 (7.68%) Analyst
9 32 (5.34%) SQL Developer
10 27 (4.51%) Technical Architect
11 26 (4.34%) MySQL DBA
12 25 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 24 (4.01%) Oracle DBA
14 21 (3.51%) Server Administrator
15 20 (3.34%) Support Engineer
16 16 (2.67%) Infrastructure Architect
17 15 (2.50%) Windows Administrator
18 14 (2.34%) Wintel Analyst
18 14 (2.34%) Systems Administrator
19 12 (2.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 44 (7.35%) .NET
2 35 (5.84%) XML
3 31 (5.18%) Web Services
4 29 (4.84%) Middleware
5 13 (2.17%) HTML
6 9 (1.50%) ASP.NET
6 9 (1.50%) Play Framework
7 8 (1.34%) Spring
8 7 (1.17%) Ruby on Rails
8 7 (1.17%) XSD
8 7 (1.17%) XSLT
9 6 (1.00%) JPA
9 6 (1.00%) Oracle Fusion
9 6 (1.00%) Java EE
10 5 (0.83%) LAMP
10 5 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
10 5 (0.83%) XML Schema
10 5 (0.83%) CSS
10 5 (0.83%) REST
11 4 (0.67%) Zend Framework
Miscellaneous
1 108 (18.03%) Clustering
2 41 (6.84%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (4.67%) Management Information System
4 17 (2.84%) Enterprise Storage
5 14 (2.34%) Computer Science
6 10 (1.67%) Celerra
7 8 (1.34%) Private Cloud
7 8 (1.34%) Symmetrix
8 7 (1.17%) CLARiiON
8 7 (1.17%) PKI
8 7 (1.17%) iSeries
8 7 (1.17%) EqualLogic
9 6 (1.00%) Public Cloud
9 6 (1.00%) Derivative
10 5 (0.83%) Mainframe
10 5 (0.83%) W3C
10 5 (0.83%) Client/Server
10 5 (0.83%) Open Source
10 5 (0.83%) Symmetrix DMX
10 5 (0.83%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 208 (34.72%) Windows
2 112 (18.70%) Linux
3 81 (13.52%) UNIX
4 44 (7.35%) Windows Server 2003
4 44 (7.35%) Windows Server 2008
5 31 (5.18%) Solaris
6 26 (4.34%) Windows Server 2012
7 23 (3.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (3.84%) AIX
8 9 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 7 (1.17%) SUSE
9 7 (1.17%) Ubuntu
9 7 (1.17%) zOS
9 7 (1.17%) Android
9 7 (1.17%) Windows 7
10 6 (1.00%) Windows 2000
10 6 (1.00%) HPUX
11 4 (0.67%) Windows NT
11 4 (0.67%) Windows XP
12 3 (0.50%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (20.37%) Performance Tuning
2 86 (14.36%) ITIL
3 85 (14.19%) Disaster Recovery
4 75 (12.52%) Migration
5 52 (8.68%) Business Intelligence
6 47 (7.85%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (6.51%) Incident Management
8 36 (6.01%) Root Cause Analysis
8 36 (6.01%) ETL
8 36 (6.01%) Configuration Management
9 34 (5.68%) Project Management
10 33 (5.51%) Database Mirroring
10 33 (5.51%) Service Management
11 32 (5.34%) High Availability
12 30 (5.01%) Data Modelling
13 29 (4.84%) Load Balancing
14 28 (4.67%) Business Continuity
15 26 (4.34%) Validation
16 24 (4.01%) OO
16 24 (4.01%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 208 (34.72%) SQL
2 75 (12.52%) T-SQL
3 50 (8.35%) PowerShell
4 44 (7.35%) C#
5 35 (5.84%) Java
6 31 (5.18%) Python
7 25 (4.17%) Bash Shell
7 25 (4.17%) VBScript
8 24 (4.01%) PHP
9 22 (3.67%) Shell Script
10 19 (3.17%) PL/SQL
10 19 (3.17%) Perl
11 18 (3.01%) C
12 11 (1.84%) VB
13 10 (1.67%) Ruby
14 8 (1.34%) XPath
14 8 (1.34%) JavaScript
15 7 (1.17%) Groovy
16 5 (0.83%) RPG
16 5 (0.83%) RPG IV
Qualifications
1 65 (10.85%) Security Cleared
2 36 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 34 (5.68%) SC Cleared
4 29 (4.84%) Degree
5 21 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 13 (2.17%) MCSE
7 9 (1.50%) MCITP
7 9 (1.50%) MCTS
8 8 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (1.17%) MCP
10 6 (1.00%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (1.00%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (0.83%) CCNA
12 4 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 4 (0.67%) MCDBA
12 4 (0.67%) SAS Certification
12 4 (0.67%) ISTQB
13 3 (0.50%) OCP
13 3 (0.50%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.84%) SLA
2 12 (2.00%) ISO 9001
2 12 (2.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (1.17%) QA
4 6 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.67%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.33%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.17%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.17%) Basel III
7 1 (0.17%) Solvency II
7 1 (0.17%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 117 (19.53%) Active Directory
2 111 (18.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 57 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 37 (6.18%) XenApp
4 37 (6.18%) vSphere
5 34 (5.68%) VMware ESXi
6 31 (5.18%) Oracle RAC
7 26 (4.34%) VMware ESX
8 19 (3.17%) XenDesktop
9 17 (2.84%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 14 (2.34%) DFS Replication
11 10 (1.67%) vCloud
11 10 (1.67%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 9 (1.50%) Terminal Services
12 9 (1.50%) Oracle Clusterware
13 8 (1.34%) NFS
14 7 (1.17%) Varnish
14 7 (1.17%) VirtualBox
14 7 (1.17%) HDFS
15 6 (1.00%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 41 (6.84%) SCCM
2 33 (5.51%) Puppet
3 32 (5.34%) SCOM
4 24 (4.01%) Data Guard
5 21 (3.51%) Opscode Chef
6 19 (3.17%) Oracle RMAN
7 17 (2.84%) HP SIM
7 17 (2.84%) SCVMM
8 15 (2.50%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 13 (2.17%) EdgeSight
10 12 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
10 12 (2.00%) Tivoli
11 11 (1.84%) Oracle Flashback
12 10 (1.67%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 10 (1.67%) Nagios
13 7 (1.17%) OpenView
13 7 (1.17%) WSUS
13 7 (1.17%) Vagrant
13 7 (1.17%) vMotion
14 6 (1.00%) Oozie
Vendors
1 183 (30.55%) Microsoft
2 154 (25.71%) VMware
3 118 (19.70%) Oracle
4 89 (14.86%) HP
5 76 (12.69%) IBM
6 58 (9.68%) Citrix
7 56 (9.35%) Cisco
8 36 (6.01%) NetApp
9 34 (5.68%) EMC
10 31 (5.18%) Dell
11 27 (4.51%) Veritas
12 25 (4.17%) Veeam
13 21 (3.51%) Red Hat
14 20 (3.34%) Sybase
15 19 (3.17%) Percona
15 19 (3.17%) CheckPoint
16 18 (3.01%) Brocade
17 17 (2.84%) CA
17 17 (2.84%) ServiceNow
18 16 (2.67%) SAP
West Midlands
TEKsystems
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell
Volt
Rate: £14.50 per hour
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Rate: £400 - £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £300 per day + competitive
Posted: 10 days ago
Portsmouth
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £350 - £375 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Selby
Computer Futures
Rate: £300 - £325 per day + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £350 - £400 per day + Please quote
Posted: 16 days ago
London
NFP Group Ltd
Rate: £450 - £475 per day + 6 month rolling
Posted: 17 days ago
Kingston Upon Hull
Real Staffing
Rate: negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago
City, London
FRAGOMEN
Rate: Competitive salary and benefits
Posted: 25 days ago