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 26 November 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
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 290 271 323
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +52
Contract jobs citing Replication 371 364 272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.66% 0.70% 0.52%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.19% 2.23% 1.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 231 150
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£375 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £300 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £527 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £353
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +13.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 6
Average hourly rate £26.00 - £43.63
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 - £30.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 - £47.88
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.00 - £40.00

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
16920 16340 15561
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.18% 31.60% 29.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 10843 10188 9054
Average daily rate £410 £401 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.37% -1.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 666 682 845
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -2.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.21% -5.00%

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 26 November 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 26 November 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 26 November 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 -31 314 £375 -6.25% 106
London +55 188 £375 -8.08% 35
City of London +39 52 £400 - 10
South East -77 45 £410 +9.33% 24
Scotland +1 29 £410 +31.20% 3
East of England +1 27 £378 -47.93% 3
Wales -9 20 £311 -1.19%
Hampshire -37 19 £425 +17.24% 8
North West -7 17 £360 -13.25% 14
Hertfordshire - 16 £413 - 1
Manchester -6 13 £360 - 7
Yorkshire -22 13 £275 -21.42% 16
Berkshire -38 13 £425 +13.33% 6
Edinburgh -2 12 £450 +63.63%
South Wales -8 11 £311 -1.19%
West Yorkshire -3 10 £310 -18.95% 9
Cardiff -3 10 £315 -
West Midlands -17 9 £350 -17.64% 4
South West -29 9 £350 -16.66% 4
Reading -9 7 £375 -6.25% 2
Leeds -12 5 £313 -18.30% 2
Glasgow -10 4 £451 +38.91% 2
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
St Albans - 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 £450 - 1
Watford - 4 £419 -
East Sussex - 4 - -
Cheshire +6 3 - - 4
Bromley +4 3 £365 -
Havant -2 3 £471 +21.61%

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 November 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.

1 342 (47.97%) SQL
2 294 (41.23%) Windows
3 214 (30.01%) SQL Server
4 207 (29.03%) VMware
5 187 (26.23%) Microsoft
6 181 (25.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 166 (23.28%) Oracle
7 166 (23.28%) SAN
8 165 (23.14%) Active Directory
9 164 (23.00%) Linux
10 151 (21.18%) Clustering
11 144 (20.20%) DNS
12 141 (19.78%) Finance
13 133 (18.65%) Performance Tuning
14 117 (16.41%) Migration
15 116 (16.27%) HP
16 110 (15.43%) Security Cleared
17 108 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
17 108 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 107 (15.01%) UNIX
18 107 (15.01%) Oracle Database
19 105 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
20 102 (14.31%) Disaster Recovery
21 100 (14.03%) Windows Server 2003
22 99 (13.88%) T-SQL
22 99 (13.88%) MS Exchange
23 93 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 93 (13.04%) PowerShell
24 84 (11.78%) DHCP
25 80 (11.22%) ITIL

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 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 99 (13.88%) MS Exchange
2 51 (7.15%) Exchange Server 2010
3 49 (6.87%) SharePoint
4 35 (4.91%) Exchange Server 2003
5 34 (4.77%) IIS
6 25 (3.51%) Exchange Server 2007
7 16 (2.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 16 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
8 15 (2.10%) Apache
8 15 (2.10%) WebLogic
9 14 (1.96%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.54%) WebSphere
10 11 (1.54%) Lotus Domino
11 8 (1.12%) Tomcat
11 8 (1.12%) IBM Notes
12 7 (0.98%) Eucalyptus
12 7 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
13 5 (0.70%) nginx
14 4 (0.56%) CICS
14 4 (0.56%) Oracle Application Server
Applications
1 54 (7.57%) MS Excel
2 24 (3.37%) MS Office
3 15 (2.10%) MS Project
4 8 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.28%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.28%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.14%) FastStats
7 1 (0.14%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 10 (1.40%) SAP SRM
2 6 (0.84%) SunGard GMI
2 6 (0.84%) Oracle Applications
3 5 (0.70%) Magento
3 5 (0.70%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.42%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
7 1 (0.14%) Maximo
7 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.65%) Office 365
2 19 (2.66%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.28%) GitHub
5 2 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.28%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.28%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 166 (23.28%) SAN
2 144 (20.20%) DNS
3 84 (11.78%) DHCP
4 73 (10.24%) Firewall
5 63 (8.84%) TCP/IP
6 59 (8.27%) NAS
7 46 (6.45%) VPN
8 42 (5.89%) LAN
9 41 (5.75%) WAN
10 35 (4.91%) Fibre Channel
11 34 (4.77%) iSCSI
12 31 (4.35%) LDAP
13 20 (2.81%) Reverse Proxy
14 19 (2.66%) VoIP
15 15 (2.10%) Internet
16 14 (1.96%) VLAN
17 13 (1.82%) SMTP
18 12 (1.68%) Kerberos
19 11 (1.54%) NetScaler
19 11 (1.54%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 214 (30.01%) SQL Server
2 108 (15.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 107 (15.01%) Oracle Database
4 105 (14.73%) SQL Server 2008
5 93 (13.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 76 (10.66%) SQL Server 2012
7 73 (10.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 64 (8.98%) SQL Server 2005
9 63 (8.84%) Relational Database
10 58 (8.13%) Oracle Database 10g
11 56 (7.85%) Oracle Database 11g
12 54 (7.57%) RDBMS
13 46 (6.45%) MySQL
14 35 (4.91%) Data Warehouse
15 33 (4.63%) Sybase ASE
15 33 (4.63%) NoSQL
16 30 (4.21%) DB2
17 23 (3.23%) Oracle Reports
18 20 (2.81%) MongoDB
18 20 (2.81%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (3.09%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (1.54%) Subversion
3 10 (1.40%) Toad
3 10 (1.40%) Visual Studio
4 8 (1.12%) Jenkins
5 6 (0.84%) Oracle Forms
5 6 (0.84%) TeamCity
5 6 (0.84%) Git (software)
6 5 (0.70%) Mercurial
6 5 (0.70%) Maven
7 4 (0.56%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (0.56%) MSTest
8 3 (0.42%) Hudson
8 3 (0.42%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.28%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.28%) MSI
9 2 (0.28%) ClearCase
9 2 (0.28%) JIRA
9 2 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.28%) SpecFlow
General
1 141 (19.78%) Finance
2 75 (10.52%) Banking
3 28 (3.93%) Investment Banking
4 14 (1.96%) Marketing
5 13 (1.82%) Telecoms
6 12 (1.68%) Games
6 12 (1.68%) Advertising
7 8 (1.12%) Retail
7 8 (1.12%) Legal
8 6 (0.84%) Financial Institution
9 5 (0.70%) Manufacturing
10 4 (0.56%) Back Office
10 4 (0.56%) Law
11 3 (0.42%) German Language
12 2 (0.28%) International Banking
12 2 (0.28%) Front Office
13 1 (0.14%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.14%) French Language
13 1 (0.14%) Military
13 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 236 (33.10%) DBA
2 129 (18.09%) SQL DBA
3 111 (15.57%) Developer
4 83 (11.64%) Administrator
5 71 (9.96%) Consultant
6 59 (8.27%) Oracle DBA
7 51 (7.15%) Architect
8 42 (5.89%) Analyst
9 41 (5.75%) SQL Server DBA
10 33 (4.63%) SQL Developer
11 27 (3.79%) Sybase DBA
12 22 (3.09%) Systems Engineer
12 22 (3.09%) Support Engineer
12 22 (3.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 21 (2.95%) 3rd Line Support
14 18 (2.52%) Build Engineer
14 18 (2.52%) Oracle Developer
15 16 (2.24%) Infrastructure Architect
16 15 (2.10%) Server Administrator
17 13 (1.82%) Senior DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 57 (7.99%) XML
2 56 (7.85%) Web Services
3 38 (5.33%) .NET
4 26 (3.65%) Middleware
5 20 (2.81%) JSON
6 16 (2.24%) SOAP
6 16 (2.24%) WCF
7 14 (1.96%) HTML
8 7 (0.98%) jQuery
8 7 (0.98%) Java EE
8 7 (0.98%) CSS
9 6 (0.84%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.70%) REST
10 5 (0.70%) Zend Framework
10 5 (0.70%) .NET Framework
10 5 (0.70%) XSD
10 5 (0.70%) WSH
11 4 (0.56%) WebSphere MQ
11 4 (0.56%) Flash
11 4 (0.56%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 151 (21.18%) Clustering
2 60 (8.42%) Analytical Skills
3 39 (5.47%) Enterprise Storage
4 23 (3.23%) PKI
4 23 (3.23%) Open Source
5 20 (2.81%) Management Information System
6 19 (2.66%) Statistics
7 13 (1.82%) CLARiiON
8 11 (1.54%) iSeries
9 10 (1.40%) Symmetrix
10 9 (1.26%) Computer Science
10 9 (1.26%) CESG
10 9 (1.26%) Blackberry
11 7 (0.98%) Reference Data
11 7 (0.98%) Celerra
11 7 (0.98%) Derivative
11 7 (0.98%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.84%) NHS
12 6 (0.84%) Client/Server
12 6 (0.84%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 294 (41.23%) Windows
2 164 (23.00%) Linux
3 108 (15.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 107 (15.01%) UNIX
5 100 (14.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 73 (10.24%) Windows Server 2012
7 56 (7.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 51 (7.15%) Solaris
9 21 (2.95%) CentOS
10 15 (2.10%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.68%) Windows XP
11 12 (1.68%) Ubuntu
12 11 (1.54%) AIX
13 9 (1.26%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (1.12%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.70%) Debian
16 4 (0.56%) zOS
16 4 (0.56%) SUSE
17 3 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.42%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (18.65%) Performance Tuning
2 117 (16.41%) Migration
3 102 (14.31%) Disaster Recovery
4 80 (11.22%) ITIL
5 51 (7.15%) Agile Software Development
6 37 (5.19%) Data Modelling
6 37 (5.19%) Configuration Management
7 34 (4.77%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (4.49%) Capacity Planning
8 32 (4.49%) Database Security
9 31 (4.35%) Performance Monitoring
9 31 (4.35%) Database Tuning
9 31 (4.35%) ETL
10 30 (4.21%) Change Management
10 30 (4.21%) High Availability
11 28 (3.93%) DevOps
12 27 (3.79%) Service Management
13 26 (3.65%) Unit Testing
14 25 (3.51%) Mentoring
15 24 (3.37%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 342 (47.97%) SQL
2 99 (13.88%) T-SQL
3 93 (13.04%) PowerShell
4 53 (7.43%) PL/SQL
5 52 (7.29%) Shell Script
6 39 (5.47%) Perl
7 38 (5.33%) Java
8 36 (5.05%) C#
9 21 (2.95%) VBScript
10 16 (2.24%) JavaScript
11 14 (1.96%) C
11 14 (1.96%) Korn
12 12 (1.68%) VB
13 8 (1.12%) PHP
14 7 (0.98%) RPG IV
14 7 (0.98%) RPG
15 5 (0.70%) Bash Shell
15 5 (0.70%) XPath
16 3 (0.42%) Python
17 2 (0.28%) JCL
Qualifications
1 110 (15.43%) Security Cleared
2 72 (10.10%) SC Cleared
3 67 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
4 29 (4.07%) Degree
5 28 (3.93%) DV Cleared
6 24 (3.37%) MCSE
6 24 (3.37%) MCITP
7 21 (2.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 17 (2.38%) MCTS
9 14 (1.96%) Oracle Certification
9 14 (1.96%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.40%) CCNA
11 9 (1.26%) MCSA
11 9 (1.26%) MCDBA
11 9 (1.26%) Sun Certification
12 7 (0.98%) MCP
13 5 (0.70%) RHCT
13 5 (0.70%) MCT
13 5 (0.70%) RHCE
13 5 (0.70%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.23%) SLA
2 15 (2.10%) QA
3 7 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 4 (0.56%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 181 (25.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 165 (23.14%) Active Directory
3 67 (9.40%) Oracle RAC
4 53 (7.43%) vSphere
5 47 (6.59%) Hyper-V
6 46 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
7 45 (6.31%) Oracle RMAN
8 36 (5.05%) VMware ESX
9 24 (3.37%) XenApp
9 24 (3.37%) NFS
10 14 (1.96%) vCloud
10 14 (1.96%) XenDesktop
11 11 (1.54%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.40%) SRDF
13 9 (1.26%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 8 (1.12%) Forefront TMG
15 7 (0.98%) Veritas Cluster Server
15 7 (0.98%) KVM
16 6 (0.84%) ISA Server
16 6 (0.84%) Samba
Systems Management
1 48 (6.73%) Data Guard
2 40 (5.61%) SCCM
3 35 (4.91%) Puppet
4 27 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
4 27 (3.79%) SCOM
5 26 (3.65%) Backup Exec
6 24 (3.37%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 19 (2.66%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 17 (2.38%) NetBackup
8 17 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 17 (2.38%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 14 (1.96%) Tivoli
9 14 (1.96%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 12 (1.68%) MIMEsweeper
10 12 (1.68%) MAILsweeper
10 12 (1.68%) HP SIM
11 9 (1.26%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 9 (1.26%) ARCserve
12 8 (1.12%) HP Data Protector
13 7 (0.98%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 207 (29.03%) VMware
2 187 (26.23%) Microsoft
3 166 (23.28%) Oracle
4 116 (16.27%) HP
5 72 (10.10%) Citrix
6 69 (9.68%) IBM
7 68 (9.54%) NetApp
8 55 (7.71%) Sybase
9 54 (7.57%) Cisco
10 48 (6.73%) EMC
11 46 (6.45%) Red Hat
12 34 (4.77%) Veeam
13 31 (4.35%) Symantec
14 30 (4.21%) Dell
15 28 (3.93%) Altiris
16 27 (3.79%) 3PAR
17 22 (3.09%) SAP
18 21 (2.95%) Sun
19 20 (2.81%) Veritas
20 18 (2.52%) Brocade
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 10 hours ago
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £320 - £400 per day
Posted: 17 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Calibre Search Ltd
Rate: £275 - £300 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita - ITIN
Rate: £22000.00 - £25000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
King & Wood Mallesons
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
London
OHO Group
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
Solihull
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Oxfordshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £380.00 - £400.00 per day + Please quote a daily rate
Posted: 19 days ago
Scotland
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 23 days ago
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Rate: £550 per day + competitive
Posted: 23 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 27 days ago
Doncaster
Real Staffing
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 27 days ago