The first 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 308 327 300
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -27
Contract jobs citing Replication 322 265 338
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.59% 0.52% 0.58%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.34% 1.96% 2.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 134 217
Average daily rate
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£415 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.66% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £278 £239
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 £500 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £315
% change year-on-year
- +19.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Average hourly rate £30.00 £36.25 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.24% +36.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.50 £35.25 £21.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £98.00 £37.25 £39.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £36.25 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-24.13% +15.07%
Miscellaneous Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13784 13507 14222
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 25.21% 26.47% 24.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8368 8151 8153
Average daily rate £415 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £337
% change year-on-year
- +4.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 554 613 778
Average hourly rate £20.50 £22.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.81% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £20.50 £27.50
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -25.45%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +17 280 £423 +12.66% 138
London +53 153 £450 +24.56% 58
City of London +23 45 £450 +9.09% 20
South East -14 42 £375 +1.01% 28
East of England -14 27 £356 -16.17% 7
Scotland -15 22 £335 -21.17% 8
Hampshire -7 19 £400 - 7
North West -4 16 £369 +5.35% 16
Suffolk - 15 £394 - 1
South West -35 14 £510 +21.42% 9
Wales -9 13 £440 +45.45% 2
South Wales -10 12 £440 +45.45% 2
Edinburgh -14 12 £338 -28.94% 3
Ipswich - 12 £375 -
Berkshire -1 11 £303 -25.99% 5
Yorkshire +7 10 £425 +47.82% 9
Manchester -5 9 £400 +45.45% 5
Cardiff -7 9 £440 +50.42%
Bristol -15 9 £510 +40.68% 1
West Midlands -13 8 £475 +52.00% 6
Reading +10 7 £303 -32.21% 3
Hertfordshire -2 7 £313 -26.47% 3
South Yorkshire - 5 £425 - 2
West Sussex 0 4 £290 -
West Yorkshire 0 4 £305 +6.08% 6
Havant -2 4 £450 +9.09%
North East - 4 £318 - 1
Walsall - 4 £500 -
Cheshire +2 3 £310 -23.92% 6
Leeds -4 3 £305 +1.66% 6

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 311 (45.01%) SQL
2 248 (35.89%) Windows
3 227 (32.85%) SQL Server
4 186 (26.92%) Microsoft
5 175 (25.33%) Linux
6 167 (24.17%) Oracle
7 152 (22.00%) VMware
8 151 (21.85%) Performance Tuning
9 149 (21.56%) SAN
10 136 (19.68%) Clustering
11 134 (19.39%) UNIX
12 132 (19.10%) Active Directory
13 125 (18.09%) Finance
14 124 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 102 (14.76%) DNS
16 99 (14.33%) Disaster Recovery
16 99 (14.33%) SQL Server 2008
16 99 (14.33%) Oracle Database
17 98 (14.18%) Migration
18 90 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
18 90 (13.02%) ITIL
18 90 (13.02%) T-SQL
18 90 (13.02%) Security Cleared
19 89 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 88 (12.74%) HP
21 80 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
22 79 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
23 72 (10.42%) Firewall
23 72 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
23 72 (10.42%) Oracle RAC

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 62 (8.97%) MS Exchange
2 60 (8.68%) SharePoint
3 34 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 32 (4.63%) IIS
5 26 (3.76%) WebSphere
6 23 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 22 (3.18%) WebLogic
8 17 (2.46%) Apache
9 14 (2.03%) Tomcat
10 12 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 10 (1.45%) CICS
12 9 (1.30%) Exchange Server 2007
13 8 (1.16%) Oracle Application Server
14 7 (1.01%) SharePoint 2010
14 7 (1.01%) Lync
15 6 (0.87%) Node.js
16 5 (0.72%) BizTalk Server
17 4 (0.58%) MQSeries
17 4 (0.58%) Lotus Domino
18 3 (0.43%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 59 (8.54%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.46%) MS Office
3 13 (1.88%) MS Project
4 11 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 12 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 9 (1.30%) Magento
3 8 (1.16%) SAP SRM
3 8 (1.16%) Oracle Applications
3 8 (1.16%) Oracle EBS
4 6 (0.87%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.72%) Dynamics CRM
6 3 (0.43%) WebTrends
7 2 (0.29%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
8 1 (0.14%) BASE24
8 1 (0.14%) Maximo
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 32 (4.63%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (0.87%) Office 365
3 4 (0.58%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.29%) SaaS
6 1 (0.14%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.14%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 149 (21.56%) SAN
2 102 (14.76%) DNS
3 72 (10.42%) Firewall
4 53 (7.67%) TCP/IP
5 51 (7.38%) DHCP
5 51 (7.38%) NAS
6 42 (6.08%) VPN
7 28 (4.05%) LAN
8 22 (3.18%) WAN
8 22 (3.18%) Fibre Channel
9 20 (2.89%) Network Security
10 18 (2.60%) VLAN
10 18 (2.60%) Reverse Proxy
11 17 (2.46%) Internet
12 16 (2.32%) LDAP
13 15 (2.17%) VoIP
13 15 (2.17%) iSCSI
14 14 (2.03%) HTTP
15 11 (1.59%) MPLS
16 10 (1.45%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 227 (32.85%) SQL Server
2 99 (14.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 99 (14.33%) Oracle Database
3 90 (13.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 89 (12.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 79 (11.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 62 (8.97%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 56 (8.10%) MySQL
8 48 (6.95%) Data Warehouse
8 48 (6.95%) Oracle Database 11g
9 46 (6.66%) Oracle Database 10g
10 43 (6.22%) SQL Server 2000
10 43 (6.22%) SQL Server 2012
11 41 (5.93%) Relational Database
12 37 (5.35%) RDBMS
13 34 (4.92%) DB2
14 31 (4.49%) NoSQL
15 26 (3.76%) Sybase ASE
16 24 (3.47%) Oracle Reports
17 16 (2.32%) DTS
Development Applications
1 30 (4.34%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 11 (1.59%) Oracle Forms
3 10 (1.45%) Subversion
4 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
4 9 (1.30%) Toad
5 7 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 6 (0.87%) ProC
7 4 (0.58%) MSI
8 3 (0.43%) Mercurial
9 2 (0.29%) MSTest
9 2 (0.29%) TestDirector
9 2 (0.29%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.29%) RequisitePro
9 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 2 (0.29%) Fiddler
10 1 (0.14%) Talend Open Studio
10 1 (0.14%) TeamCity
10 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
10 1 (0.14%) JIRA
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
General
1 125 (18.09%) Finance
2 62 (8.97%) Banking
3 19 (2.75%) Telecoms
3 19 (2.75%) Investment Banking
4 10 (1.45%) Retail
5 9 (1.30%) Law
5 9 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 6 (0.87%) Military
7 5 (0.72%) Publishing
7 5 (0.72%) Games
8 4 (0.58%) Advertising
8 4 (0.58%) Marketing
9 3 (0.43%) Legal
9 3 (0.43%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.29%) Automotive
10 2 (0.29%) International Banking
11 1 (0.14%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.14%) Front Office
11 1 (0.14%) Back Office
11 1 (0.14%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 233 (33.72%) DBA
2 123 (17.80%) SQL DBA
3 83 (12.01%) Developer
4 69 (9.99%) Administrator
5 66 (9.55%) Consultant
6 61 (8.83%) Architect
7 51 (7.38%) SQL Server DBA
8 50 (7.24%) Oracle DBA
8 50 (7.24%) Analyst
9 31 (4.49%) Infrastructure Architect
10 30 (4.34%) SQL Developer
11 19 (2.75%) Sybase DBA
11 19 (2.75%) Storage Engineer
12 18 (2.60%) MySQL DBA
13 17 (2.46%) Solutions Architect
14 16 (2.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 16 (2.32%) Applications Support
14 16 (2.32%) Server Engineer
15 15 (2.17%) Designer
16 14 (2.03%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (7.09%) Web Services
2 40 (5.79%) XML
3 33 (4.78%) .NET
4 28 (4.05%) Middleware
5 18 (2.60%) JSON
6 16 (2.32%) ASP.NET
7 9 (1.30%) HTML
7 9 (1.30%) .NET Framework
7 9 (1.30%) Oracle Streams
8 8 (1.16%) Zend Framework
8 8 (1.16%) LAMP
9 7 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
10 6 (0.87%) JMX
10 6 (0.87%) jQuery
11 5 (0.72%) CSS
12 4 (0.58%) WSH
12 4 (0.58%) WCF
12 4 (0.58%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 3 (0.43%) ASP.NET MVC
13 3 (0.43%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 136 (19.68%) Clustering
2 25 (3.62%) Mainframe
3 23 (3.33%) Enterprise Storage
4 20 (2.89%) Management Information System
5 12 (1.74%) Statistics
5 12 (1.74%) Computer Science
6 11 (1.59%) IBM Mainframe
6 11 (1.59%) CLARiiON
7 9 (1.30%) CESG
8 8 (1.16%) Data Integration
8 8 (1.16%) Blackberry
9 7 (1.01%) Symmetrix
9 7 (1.01%) N-Tier
9 7 (1.01%) Reference Data
9 7 (1.01%) iSeries
10 5 (0.72%) Celerra
10 5 (0.72%) PKI
11 4 (0.58%) Fat Client
11 4 (0.58%) Firmware
11 4 (0.58%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 248 (35.89%) Windows
2 175 (25.33%) Linux
3 134 (19.39%) UNIX
4 80 (11.58%) Windows Server 2008
5 72 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (9.26%) Solaris
7 49 (7.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 37 (5.35%) AIX
9 35 (5.07%) Windows Server 2012
10 25 (3.62%) Windows 7
11 18 (2.60%) Debian
12 13 (1.88%) Windows XP
13 11 (1.59%) SUSE
13 11 (1.59%) CentOS
14 10 (1.45%) zOS
15 6 (0.87%) VMS
16 4 (0.58%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
16 4 (0.58%) Windows 2000 Server
17 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 151 (21.85%) Performance Tuning
2 99 (14.33%) Disaster Recovery
3 98 (14.18%) Migration
4 90 (13.02%) ITIL
5 46 (6.66%) Business Intelligence
6 42 (6.08%) High Availability
7 40 (5.79%) ETL
8 34 (4.92%) Data Modelling
9 33 (4.78%) PRINCE2
10 30 (4.34%) Configuration Management
10 30 (4.34%) Capacity Planning
11 28 (4.05%) Unit Testing
12 27 (3.91%) Database Tuning
12 27 (3.91%) Project Management
13 25 (3.62%) Service Management
14 22 (3.18%) Change Management
14 22 (3.18%) Load Balancing
14 22 (3.18%) Performance Monitoring
15 21 (3.04%) DevOps
15 21 (3.04%) Database Security
Programming Languages
1 311 (45.01%) SQL
2 90 (13.02%) T-SQL
3 63 (9.12%) PowerShell
4 55 (7.96%) Shell Script
5 44 (6.37%) PL/SQL
6 42 (6.08%) Perl
6 42 (6.08%) Java
7 33 (4.78%) C#
8 30 (4.34%) C
9 20 (2.89%) VB
10 14 (2.03%) Korn
10 14 (2.03%) PHP
11 10 (1.45%) Bash Shell
12 8 (1.16%) JavaScript
13 6 (0.87%) VBScript
14 4 (0.58%) Python
15 3 (0.43%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.29%) XPath
17 1 (0.14%) JCL
17 1 (0.14%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 90 (13.02%) Security Cleared
2 61 (8.83%) SC Cleared
3 41 (5.93%) Microsoft Certification
4 38 (5.50%) Degree
5 21 (3.04%) DV Cleared
6 20 (2.89%) MCITP
7 18 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 14 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
8 14 (2.03%) Oracle Certification
8 14 (2.03%) MCSE
9 13 (1.88%) MCDBA
10 12 (1.74%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (1.74%) VCAP
11 11 (1.59%) MCTS
12 9 (1.30%) Sun Certification
13 8 (1.16%) MCT
13 8 (1.16%) CCNP
14 7 (1.01%) OCP
15 6 (0.87%) VCDX
16 4 (0.58%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (2.32%) SLA
2 15 (2.17%) ISO 9001
2 15 (2.17%) QA
3 5 (0.72%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.43%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.14%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 132 (19.10%) Active Directory
2 124 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 72 (10.42%) Oracle RAC
4 45 (6.51%) Oracle RMAN
5 41 (5.93%) VMware ESX
6 32 (4.63%) vSphere
7 28 (4.05%) NFS
8 23 (3.33%) Hyper-V
9 20 (2.89%) VMware ESXi
10 18 (2.60%) SRDF
11 15 (2.17%) XenApp
12 13 (1.88%) DFS Replication
13 11 (1.59%) KVM
13 11 (1.59%) ISA Server
14 10 (1.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
15 8 (1.16%) Terminal Services
16 7 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
16 7 (1.01%) Varnish
17 4 (0.58%) RHEV
17 4 (0.58%) Samba
Systems Management
1 68 (9.84%) Data Guard
2 28 (4.05%) Puppet
3 25 (3.62%) Opscode Chef
4 24 (3.47%) NetBackup
5 22 (3.18%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 16 (2.32%) Backup Exec
7 14 (2.03%) SCOM
7 14 (2.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 13 (1.88%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 13 (1.88%) SCCM
9 12 (1.74%) EMC NetWorker
10 10 (1.45%) McAfee ePO
11 9 (1.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 7 (1.01%) BMC PATROL
12 7 (1.01%) Nagios
13 6 (0.87%) Tivoli
13 6 (0.87%) Munin
13 6 (0.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
13 6 (0.87%) StatsD
14 5 (0.72%) WSUS
Vendors
1 186 (26.92%) Microsoft
2 167 (24.17%) Oracle
3 152 (22.00%) VMware
4 88 (12.74%) HP
5 60 (8.68%) NetApp
6 56 (8.10%) IBM
7 50 (7.24%) Citrix
8 48 (6.95%) EMC
9 47 (6.80%) Cisco
10 41 (5.93%) Sybase
11 39 (5.64%) Red Hat
12 31 (4.49%) Veritas
13 30 (4.34%) Symantec
14 20 (2.89%) Dell
14 20 (2.89%) Percona
15 17 (2.46%) SAP
16 16 (2.32%) Remedy
16 16 (2.32%) Hitachi
17 15 (2.17%) Brocade
18 14 (2.03%) BMC
London
Brightred Resourcing Limited
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
North West
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London (Bank)
Brightred Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500+ per day
Posted: Yesterday
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: to £500 day
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Nakama
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £250 to £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: £300 to £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Huxley Associates
Rate: £65000 - £80000 per annum + competitive Package and Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds
Computer Futures
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
esynergy Solutions - UK
Rate: £350 - £380 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheshire
Roc Search
Posted: 4 days ago
South East England
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 4 days ago