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 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 290 289 333
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +44
Contract jobs citing Replication 377 332 290
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.63% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.15% 2.02% 1.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 232 165 162
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£399 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.31% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £278 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 4
Average hourly rate £22.25 £45.00 £37.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.55% +19.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.05 £45.00 £28.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.45 £45.00 £46.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £37.75
% change year-on-year
- +19.20%

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
17565 16397 17509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.39% 31.06% 29.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10667 10120 10142
Average daily rate £400 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £348
% change year-on-year
- +0.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 732 667 895
Average hourly rate £18.90 £18.03 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% -26.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.83 £17.50 £25.73
% change year-on-year
+7.57% -31.98%

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 September 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
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 September 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 -24 319 £400 - 111
London +26 167 £413 +3.12% 51
South East -16 59 £400 +10.34% 14
City of London +33 54 £425 +8.28% 11
Scotland +8 31 £323 -24.11% 3
East of England -17 30 £335 -4.28% 6
Hampshire -16 28 £400 +9.58% 8
North West 0 20 £383 +9.28% 12
Hertfordshire -13 16 £293 -26.87% 3
Berkshire +5 15 £425 +54.54% 1
Wales -11 14 £388 +34.78% 5
South West -47 13 £510 +21.42% 9
Edinburgh -5 12 £233 -40.00%
Reading +24 11 £425 +54.54% 1
Suffolk - 11 £388 -
West Midlands -10 10 £350 -18.65%
Ipswich - 9 £375 -
Cheshire +10 8 £365 +55.31% 5
Yorkshire -14 8 £425 +21.42% 16
Manchester -8 7 £438 - 4
South Wales +2 6 £390 +35.65% 1
Bristol -14 6 £510 +58.75% 3
West Sussex +9 5 £290 -
Surrey +2 5 £450 +5.88% 3
Havant 0 5 £450 +12.50%
West Yorkshire -14 4 £305 -17.56% 10
Sheffield +2 3 £425 +136.11% 3
South Yorkshire -3 3 £425 +136.11% 3
East Midlands -4 3 £480 +20.00% 2
Birmingham -9 3 £300 -28.35%

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 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.

1 300 (43.92%) SQL
2 265 (38.80%) Windows
3 209 (30.60%) SQL Server
4 185 (27.09%) Linux
5 178 (26.06%) VMware
6 172 (25.18%) Microsoft
7 167 (24.45%) Oracle
8 159 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
9 157 (22.99%) Performance Tuning
10 151 (22.11%) Active Directory
10 151 (22.11%) SAN
11 134 (19.62%) Finance
11 134 (19.62%) Clustering
12 125 (18.30%) UNIX
13 123 (18.01%) DNS
14 111 (16.25%) Migration
15 110 (16.11%) HP
16 105 (15.37%) Oracle Database
17 104 (15.23%) Security Cleared
18 97 (14.20%) Disaster Recovery
19 93 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
19 93 (13.62%) T-SQL
19 93 (13.62%) SQL Server 2008
20 90 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
21 89 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
22 88 (12.88%) MS Exchange
23 87 (12.74%) ITIL
24 84 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 77 (11.27%) DHCP
26 73 (10.69%) PowerShell

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 88 (12.88%) MS Exchange
2 60 (8.78%) SharePoint
3 47 (6.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 33 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 25 (3.66%) IIS
6 22 (3.22%) WebSphere
7 21 (3.07%) Apache
8 17 (2.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 16 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2007
10 15 (2.20%) WebLogic
11 11 (1.61%) Tomcat
11 11 (1.61%) CICS
12 8 (1.17%) Lotus Domino
12 8 (1.17%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (1.02%) IBM Notes
13 7 (1.02%) OpenStack
14 6 (0.88%) SharePoint 2010
14 6 (0.88%) Lync
15 5 (0.73%) Oracle Application Server
15 5 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 46 (6.73%) MS Excel
2 21 (3.07%) MS Office
3 16 (2.34%) MS Project
4 9 (1.32%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.29%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.15%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
1 9 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 8 (1.17%) SAP SRM
2 8 (1.17%) Oracle Applications
3 6 (0.88%) Oracle BPM
4 5 (0.73%) Magento
5 3 (0.44%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.29%) WebTrends
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.15%) BASE24
7 1 (0.15%) Maximo
7 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.15%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 29 (4.25%) Amazon AWS
2 19 (2.78%) Office 365
3 11 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.29%) GitHub
4 2 (0.29%) SaaS
4 2 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 151 (22.11%) SAN
2 123 (18.01%) DNS
3 77 (11.27%) DHCP
4 69 (10.10%) Firewall
5 55 (8.05%) TCP/IP
6 48 (7.03%) NAS
7 41 (6.00%) VPN
8 29 (4.25%) Fibre Channel
9 24 (3.51%) LDAP
9 24 (3.51%) LAN
10 22 (3.22%) iSCSI
11 21 (3.07%) WAN
12 18 (2.64%) VLAN
13 17 (2.49%) Reverse Proxy
14 16 (2.34%) VoIP
14 16 (2.34%) Internet
15 14 (2.05%) SMTP
16 13 (1.90%) X.500
17 12 (1.76%) Network Security
17 12 (1.76%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 209 (30.60%) SQL Server
2 105 (15.37%) Oracle Database
3 93 (13.62%) SQL Server 2008
3 93 (13.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (12.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 70 (10.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 67 (9.81%) SQL Server 2005
7 63 (9.22%) MySQL
8 62 (9.08%) Oracle Database 10g
9 61 (8.93%) SQL Server 2012
10 60 (8.78%) Oracle Database 11g
11 56 (8.20%) Relational Database
12 49 (7.17%) RDBMS
13 40 (5.86%) Data Warehouse
14 35 (5.12%) DB2
14 35 (5.12%) Sybase ASE
15 30 (4.39%) NoSQL
16 27 (3.95%) SQL Server 2000
17 26 (3.81%) PostgreSQL
18 17 (2.49%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 24 (3.51%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 8 (1.17%) Visual Studio
2 8 (1.17%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (1.17%) Toad
2 8 (1.17%) Subversion
3 5 (0.73%) Jenkins
4 4 (0.59%) Git (software)
4 4 (0.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (0.59%) Mercurial
4 4 (0.59%) MSTest
4 4 (0.59%) Maven
5 2 (0.29%) ProC
5 2 (0.29%) MSI
5 2 (0.29%) Fiddler
5 2 (0.29%) TestDirector
5 2 (0.29%) ClearCase
5 2 (0.29%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (0.29%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.15%) RequisitePro
6 1 (0.15%) PowerBuilder
General
1 134 (19.62%) Finance
2 66 (9.66%) Banking
3 22 (3.22%) Investment Banking
4 16 (2.34%) Telecoms
5 11 (1.61%) Financial Institution
6 10 (1.46%) Law
6 10 (1.46%) Retail
7 8 (1.17%) Marketing
8 6 (0.88%) Advertising
8 6 (0.88%) Publishing
9 5 (0.73%) Games
10 4 (0.59%) Legal
10 4 (0.59%) Manufacturing
11 3 (0.44%) Military
11 3 (0.44%) German Language
12 2 (0.29%) International Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Czech Language
13 1 (0.15%) French Language
13 1 (0.15%) Billing
13 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 231 (33.82%) DBA
2 111 (16.25%) SQL DBA
3 87 (12.74%) Developer
4 67 (9.81%) Consultant
5 65 (9.52%) Administrator
6 56 (8.20%) Architect
7 53 (7.76%) Oracle DBA
8 52 (7.61%) Analyst
9 38 (5.56%) SQL Server DBA
10 27 (3.95%) Sybase DBA
11 26 (3.81%) Infrastructure Architect
12 25 (3.66%) SQL Developer
13 21 (3.07%) MySQL DBA
14 18 (2.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
14 18 (2.64%) Storage Engineer
15 17 (2.49%) Oracle Developer
15 17 (2.49%) Build Engineer
16 16 (2.34%) Support Engineer
17 15 (2.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
18 13 (1.90%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (6.88%) Web Services
2 45 (6.59%) XML
3 29 (4.25%) .NET
4 20 (2.93%) Middleware
5 17 (2.49%) JSON
6 12 (1.76%) ASP.NET
7 11 (1.61%) HTML
8 7 (1.02%) jQuery
8 7 (1.02%) .NET Framework
9 6 (0.88%) WCF
9 6 (0.88%) CSS
9 6 (0.88%) Oracle Streams
10 5 (0.73%) Zend Framework
10 5 (0.73%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 5 (0.73%) WSH
11 4 (0.59%) Java EE
12 3 (0.44%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.44%) Unity DI Container
12 3 (0.44%) JMS
12 3 (0.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 134 (19.62%) Clustering
2 46 (6.73%) Analytical Skills
3 34 (4.98%) Enterprise Storage
4 20 (2.93%) Open Source
4 20 (2.93%) Management Information System
5 18 (2.64%) Mainframe
6 16 (2.34%) CLARiiON
7 12 (1.76%) Computer Science
8 11 (1.61%) PKI
8 11 (1.61%) Symmetrix
9 10 (1.46%) Statistics
10 9 (1.32%) CESG
10 9 (1.32%) Fat Client
10 9 (1.32%) IBM Mainframe
10 9 (1.32%) Thin Client
11 7 (1.02%) Reference Data
12 6 (0.88%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.73%) Data Integration
13 5 (0.73%) Firmware
14 4 (0.59%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 265 (38.80%) Windows
2 185 (27.09%) Linux
3 125 (18.30%) UNIX
4 90 (13.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 89 (13.03%) Windows Server 2003
6 64 (9.37%) Solaris
7 54 (7.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 47 (6.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 26 (3.81%) AIX
10 22 (3.22%) Debian
11 21 (3.07%) CentOS
12 18 (2.64%) Windows 7
13 11 (1.61%) zOS
13 11 (1.61%) Windows XP
14 8 (1.17%) Ubuntu
15 7 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
16 4 (0.59%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.44%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.44%) SUSE
17 3 (0.44%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (22.99%) Performance Tuning
2 111 (16.25%) Migration
3 97 (14.20%) Disaster Recovery
4 87 (12.74%) ITIL
5 41 (6.00%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (5.71%) ETL
6 39 (5.71%) Database Tuning
7 37 (5.42%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (5.12%) Data Modelling
9 34 (4.98%) High Availability
10 33 (4.83%) Unit Testing
11 32 (4.69%) Configuration Management
12 30 (4.39%) Service Management
13 29 (4.25%) Change Management
14 28 (4.10%) Database Security
15 27 (3.95%) Capacity Planning
16 24 (3.51%) PRINCE2
16 24 (3.51%) Mentoring
17 22 (3.22%) DevOps
18 21 (3.07%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 300 (43.92%) SQL
2 93 (13.62%) T-SQL
3 73 (10.69%) PowerShell
4 54 (7.91%) PL/SQL
5 53 (7.76%) Shell Script
6 51 (7.47%) Perl
7 37 (5.42%) Java
8 30 (4.39%) C#
9 26 (3.81%) C
10 18 (2.64%) VB
11 14 (2.05%) Korn
12 13 (1.90%) PHP
12 13 (1.90%) JavaScript
13 11 (1.61%) VBScript
13 11 (1.61%) Bash Shell
14 5 (0.73%) Python
15 4 (0.59%) XPath
15 4 (0.59%) VB.NET
16 2 (0.29%) JCL
16 2 (0.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 104 (15.23%) Security Cleared
2 72 (10.54%) SC Cleared
3 54 (7.91%) Microsoft Certification
4 37 (5.42%) Degree
5 26 (3.81%) DV Cleared
6 24 (3.51%) MCITP
7 20 (2.93%) MCTS
8 19 (2.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 17 (2.49%) MCSE
10 14 (2.05%) Oracle Certification
11 13 (1.90%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (1.76%) Cisco Certification
13 10 (1.46%) MCDBA
14 9 (1.32%) Sun Certification
15 7 (1.02%) MCT
15 7 (1.02%) CCNA
15 7 (1.02%) VCAP
16 6 (0.88%) VCDX
16 6 (0.88%) MCP
16 6 (0.88%) OCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.49%) SLA
2 11 (1.61%) QA
3 10 (1.46%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.73%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.73%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 3 (0.44%) Data Quality
System Software
1 159 (23.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 151 (22.11%) Active Directory
3 70 (10.25%) Oracle RAC
4 48 (7.03%) vSphere
5 47 (6.88%) Oracle RMAN
6 34 (4.98%) VMware ESX
7 31 (4.54%) NFS
7 31 (4.54%) VMware ESXi
7 31 (4.54%) Hyper-V
8 27 (3.95%) XenApp
9 16 (2.34%) SRDF
10 11 (1.61%) ISA Server
11 9 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
12 8 (1.17%) Terminal Services
12 8 (1.17%) KVM
12 8 (1.17%) DFS Replication
13 6 (0.88%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.73%) XenDesktop
14 5 (0.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 5 (0.73%) Samba
Systems Management
1 67 (9.81%) Data Guard
2 28 (4.10%) Puppet
3 26 (3.81%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 24 (3.51%) NetBackup
4 24 (3.51%) Backup Exec
5 21 (3.07%) Opscode Chef
6 20 (2.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 20 (2.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
7 18 (2.64%) SCCM
7 18 (2.64%) SCOM
8 12 (1.76%) MIMEsweeper
8 12 (1.76%) MAILsweeper
9 11 (1.61%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (1.61%) Tivoli
10 10 (1.46%) Norton AntiVirus
11 9 (1.32%) EMC NetWorker
11 9 (1.32%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 9 (1.32%) HP Data Protector
12 6 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
13 5 (0.73%) EMC Navisphere
Vendors
1 178 (26.06%) VMware
2 172 (25.18%) Microsoft
3 167 (24.45%) Oracle
4 110 (16.11%) HP
5 71 (10.40%) NetApp
6 62 (9.08%) IBM
7 58 (8.49%) Citrix
8 49 (7.17%) EMC
9 48 (7.03%) Sybase
9 48 (7.03%) Red Hat
10 47 (6.88%) Cisco
11 25 (3.66%) Altiris
12 24 (3.51%) Veritas
12 24 (3.51%) Symantec
13 21 (3.07%) Dell
14 20 (2.93%) Sun
15 19 (2.78%) SAP
16 18 (2.64%) 3PAR
17 16 (2.34%) Veeam
18 15 (2.20%) Brocade
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