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 18 December 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 296 291 305
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +14
Contract jobs citing Replication 361 322 261
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.65% 0.62% 0.53%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.16% 2.00% 1.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 197 206 134
Average daily rate
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£373 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.87% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £533
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 5 7
Average hourly rate £26.00 £15.50 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.74% -49.18%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £11.90 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.40 £102.20 £47.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £15.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-9.67% -22.50%

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
16749 16076 14715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.28% 31.11% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 10786 9968 8670
Average daily rate £415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £242 £230 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 634 695 837
Average hourly rate £17.00 £20.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.07% +2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.51 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £41.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -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 18 December 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 18 December 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 18 December 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 -17 307 £375 -6.25% 95
London +74 169 £375 -8.53% 35
South East -82 56 £400 +6.66% 19
City of London +30 47 £375 -6.25% 17
Scotland +1 32 £360 +6.66% 2
Hampshire -24 26 £425 +18.05% 8
East of England +5 23 £413 -45.00% 6
North West -11 16 £373 -10.24% 8
Wales -8 15 £311 -1.19% 2
Edinburgh +4 14 £450 +80.00% 2
Manchester -2 14 £373 +14.61% 1
Yorkshire -20 13 £275 -26.66% 8
Berkshire -34 12 £400 +6.66% 4
Hertfordshire - 12 £468 - 2
South Wales -6 11 £311 -1.19% 2
West Yorkshire -12 11 £310 -20.00% 6
South West -29 11 £350 -1.75% 6
Cardiff -3 10 £315 -
West Midlands -3 9 £350 -17.64% 4
East Sussex - 8 £348 -
Glasgow -4 7 £325 -
Leeds -12 7 £313 -21.87% 4
Reading -11 6 £350 -12.50% 2
Havant 0 4 £471 +21.61%
Birmingham -5 4 £375 +25.00%
Bexhill-On-Sea - 4 - -
Brighton - 4 £348 -
St Albans - 4 - -
Suffolk - 4 £450 - 3
Watford - 4 £419 -

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 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.

1 339 (46.57%) SQL
2 290 (39.84%) Windows
3 223 (30.63%) SQL Server
4 212 (29.12%) VMware
5 190 (26.10%) Microsoft
6 182 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 167 (22.94%) Active Directory
8 165 (22.66%) Oracle
9 161 (22.12%) SAN
10 150 (20.60%) Linux
11 144 (19.78%) Clustering
12 141 (19.37%) Finance
13 138 (18.96%) Performance Tuning
14 135 (18.54%) DNS
15 120 (16.48%) Migration
16 113 (15.52%) Security Cleared
17 112 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 110 (15.11%) HP
19 106 (14.56%) Oracle Database
20 103 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
21 101 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
22 100 (13.74%) UNIX
22 100 (13.74%) Disaster Recovery
23 99 (13.60%) PowerShell
24 97 (13.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
25 95 (13.05%) T-SQL
26 92 (12.64%) MS Exchange
26 92 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
27 85 (11.68%) ITIL
28 79 (10.85%) Banking

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 92 (12.64%) MS Exchange
2 52 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 47 (6.46%) Exchange Server 2010
4 42 (5.77%) IIS
5 31 (4.26%) Exchange Server 2003
6 25 (3.43%) Exchange Server 2007
7 19 (2.61%) OpenStack
8 18 (2.47%) WebLogic
9 17 (2.34%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 16 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
11 12 (1.65%) Apache
12 11 (1.51%) Lotus Domino
12 11 (1.51%) WebSphere
13 9 (1.24%) IBM Notes
14 8 (1.10%) Eucalyptus
14 8 (1.10%) Tomcat
15 7 (0.96%) SharePoint Server
16 5 (0.69%) BizTalk Server
16 5 (0.69%) Oracle Application Server
16 5 (0.69%) nginx
Applications
1 55 (7.55%) MS Excel
2 19 (2.61%) MS Office
3 12 (1.65%) MS Project
4 8 (1.10%) MS Visio
5 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.27%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.27%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.14%) PrintSoft PReS
7 1 (0.14%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 15 (2.06%) SAP SRM
2 6 (0.82%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
2 6 (0.82%) SunGard GMI
3 5 (0.69%) Oracle EBS
4 4 (0.55%) Magento
5 3 (0.41%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
6 2 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) Oracle Financials
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.14%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.30%) Office 365
2 17 (2.34%) Amazon AWS
3 14 (1.92%) Microsoft Azure
4 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
5 2 (0.27%) SaaS
5 2 (0.27%) Amazon S3
5 2 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.27%) GitHub
6 1 (0.14%) HP Helion
Communications & Networking
1 161 (22.12%) SAN
2 135 (18.54%) DNS
3 77 (10.58%) DHCP
4 70 (9.62%) Firewall
5 62 (8.52%) NAS
6 59 (8.10%) TCP/IP
7 44 (6.04%) VPN
7 44 (6.04%) LAN
7 44 (6.04%) WAN
8 35 (4.81%) Fibre Channel
9 34 (4.67%) iSCSI
10 33 (4.53%) LDAP
11 19 (2.61%) VoIP
11 19 (2.61%) Internet
12 16 (2.20%) Reverse Proxy
13 15 (2.06%) NetScaler
14 14 (1.92%) VLAN
14 14 (1.92%) HTTP
15 13 (1.79%) SMTP
16 11 (1.51%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 223 (30.63%) SQL Server
2 112 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 106 (14.56%) Oracle Database
4 101 (13.87%) SQL Server 2008
5 97 (13.32%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 77 (10.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 72 (9.89%) SQL Server 2012
8 60 (8.24%) Relational Database
9 57 (7.83%) SQL Server 2005
10 56 (7.69%) Oracle Database 10g
11 52 (7.14%) RDBMS
12 50 (6.87%) Oracle Database 11g
13 44 (6.04%) MySQL
14 40 (5.49%) Data Warehouse
15 34 (4.67%) Sybase ASE
16 30 (4.12%) DB2
17 27 (3.71%) Oracle Reports
18 26 (3.57%) NoSQL
19 24 (3.30%) PostgreSQL
20 19 (2.61%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 25 (3.43%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 14 (1.92%) Toad
3 13 (1.79%) Visual Studio
4 12 (1.65%) Subversion
5 9 (1.24%) Jenkins
6 7 (0.96%) Mercurial
7 6 (0.82%) Fiddler
7 6 (0.82%) TeamCity
7 6 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.82%) Git (software)
7 6 (0.82%) Oracle Forms
8 5 (0.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 5 (0.69%) Maven
9 4 (0.55%) JIRA
9 4 (0.55%) MSTest
10 3 (0.41%) Liquibase
10 3 (0.41%) Hudson
11 2 (0.27%) Selenium
11 2 (0.27%) DbUnit
11 2 (0.27%) SoapUI
General
1 141 (19.37%) Finance
2 79 (10.85%) Banking
3 31 (4.26%) Investment Banking
4 15 (2.06%) Marketing
4 15 (2.06%) Telecoms
5 13 (1.79%) Games
6 12 (1.65%) Advertising
7 9 (1.24%) Legal
8 8 (1.10%) Retail
9 6 (0.82%) Front Office
10 5 (0.69%) Financial Institution
10 5 (0.69%) Manufacturing
11 4 (0.55%) Back Office
12 3 (0.41%) Military
12 3 (0.41%) German Language
13 2 (0.27%) Law
13 2 (0.27%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) International Banking
14 1 (0.14%) Local Government
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 237 (32.55%) DBA
2 132 (18.13%) SQL DBA
3 110 (15.11%) Developer
4 83 (11.40%) Administrator
5 75 (10.30%) Consultant
6 59 (8.10%) Oracle DBA
7 51 (7.01%) Architect
8 45 (6.18%) Analyst
9 44 (6.04%) SQL Server DBA
10 37 (5.08%) SQL Developer
11 29 (3.98%) Sybase DBA
12 23 (3.16%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 22 (3.02%) Systems Engineer
13 22 (3.02%) Support Engineer
14 20 (2.75%) 3rd Line Support
15 17 (2.34%) Oracle Developer
16 16 (2.20%) Infrastructure Architect
17 15 (2.06%) Technical Architect
17 15 (2.06%) SAP SRM Consultant
17 15 (2.06%) Server Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 53 (7.28%) Web Services
2 50 (6.87%) XML
3 49 (6.73%) .NET
4 32 (4.40%) Middleware
5 17 (2.34%) SOAP
6 16 (2.20%) JSON
6 16 (2.20%) WCF
7 15 (2.06%) HTML
8 10 (1.37%) ASP.NET
9 8 (1.10%) Java EE
10 7 (0.96%) XSD
10 7 (0.96%) REST
11 6 (0.82%) Oracle Fusion
11 6 (0.82%) XSLT
12 5 (0.69%) WSH
12 5 (0.69%) XML Schema
12 5 (0.69%) JPA
13 4 (0.55%) Zend Framework
13 4 (0.55%) WPF
13 4 (0.55%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 144 (19.78%) Clustering
2 66 (9.07%) Analytical Skills
3 38 (5.22%) Enterprise Storage
4 23 (3.16%) PKI
5 22 (3.02%) Management Information System
5 22 (3.02%) Open Source
6 17 (2.34%) Statistics
7 15 (2.06%) Computer Science
8 13 (1.79%) CLARiiON
9 10 (1.37%) iSeries
9 10 (1.37%) Symmetrix
9 10 (1.37%) Blackberry
10 9 (1.24%) CESG
10 9 (1.24%) Algorithms
11 8 (1.10%) Derivative
12 7 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 7 (0.96%) Mainframe
12 7 (0.96%) Celerra
12 7 (0.96%) Reference Data
12 7 (0.96%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 290 (39.84%) Windows
2 150 (20.60%) Linux
3 103 (14.15%) Windows Server 2008
4 100 (13.74%) UNIX
5 92 (12.64%) Windows Server 2003
6 70 (9.62%) Windows Server 2012
7 54 (7.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 45 (6.18%) Solaris
9 21 (2.88%) CentOS
10 16 (2.20%) Windows 7
11 12 (1.65%) Ubuntu
11 12 (1.65%) Windows XP
12 11 (1.51%) AIX
13 9 (1.24%) Windows 2000 Server
14 8 (1.10%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.69%) zOS
15 5 (0.69%) Debian
16 4 (0.55%) SUSE
17 3 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.41%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 138 (18.96%) Performance Tuning
2 120 (16.48%) Migration
3 100 (13.74%) Disaster Recovery
4 85 (11.68%) ITIL
5 59 (8.10%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (5.22%) Business Intelligence
7 35 (4.81%) Data Modelling
7 35 (4.81%) Configuration Management
8 34 (4.67%) High Availability
9 32 (4.40%) Performance Monitoring
10 31 (4.26%) Capacity Planning
10 31 (4.26%) Change Management
11 30 (4.12%) Service Management
11 30 (4.12%) Database Security
12 29 (3.98%) DevOps
12 29 (3.98%) Business Continuity
13 28 (3.85%) Database Tuning
14 26 (3.57%) ETL
14 26 (3.57%) Validation
15 25 (3.43%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 339 (46.57%) SQL
2 99 (13.60%) PowerShell
3 95 (13.05%) T-SQL
4 54 (7.42%) PL/SQL
5 51 (7.01%) Shell Script
6 44 (6.04%) C#
7 39 (5.36%) Perl
8 36 (4.95%) Java
9 26 (3.57%) VBScript
10 16 (2.20%) Korn
11 15 (2.06%) C
12 13 (1.79%) VB
13 12 (1.65%) JavaScript
14 7 (0.96%) PHP
14 7 (0.96%) RPG
14 7 (0.96%) RPG IV
14 7 (0.96%) XPath
15 6 (0.82%) Bash Shell
15 6 (0.82%) Python
16 2 (0.27%) JCL
Qualifications
1 113 (15.52%) Security Cleared
2 74 (10.16%) SC Cleared
3 59 (8.10%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (4.40%) Degree
5 30 (4.12%) DV Cleared
6 23 (3.16%) MCSE
7 20 (2.75%) MCITP
7 20 (2.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 13 (1.79%) MCTS
9 12 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (1.51%) Oracle Certification
11 10 (1.37%) CCNA
12 9 (1.24%) MCSA
13 7 (0.96%) MCDBA
14 6 (0.82%) Sun Certification
14 6 (0.82%) MCP
15 5 (0.69%) RHCE
15 5 (0.69%) RHCT
16 4 (0.55%) IBM Certification
16 4 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (3.43%) SLA
2 17 (2.34%) QA
3 7 (0.96%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (0.96%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 1 (0.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.14%) Dodd-Frank
5 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
5 1 (0.14%) Basel III
5 1 (0.14%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 182 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 167 (22.94%) Active Directory
3 63 (8.65%) Oracle RAC
4 56 (7.69%) vSphere
5 50 (6.87%) Oracle RMAN
5 50 (6.87%) Hyper-V
6 47 (6.46%) VMware ESXi
7 37 (5.08%) VMware ESX
8 24 (3.30%) XenApp
9 21 (2.88%) NFS
10 17 (2.34%) XenDesktop
11 16 (2.20%) vCloud
12 10 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 10 (1.37%) Terminal Services
13 9 (1.24%) SRDF
13 9 (1.24%) EMC RecoverPoint
14 8 (1.10%) Forefront TMG
14 8 (1.10%) DFS Replication
15 6 (0.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 6 (0.82%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (7.28%) Data Guard
2 43 (5.91%) SCCM
3 36 (4.95%) Puppet
3 36 (4.95%) SCOM
4 25 (3.43%) Opscode Chef
5 24 (3.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 23 (3.16%) Backup Exec
7 21 (2.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 18 (2.47%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 17 (2.34%) Norton AntiVirus
9 17 (2.34%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 15 (2.06%) Tivoli
10 15 (2.06%) NetBackup
11 13 (1.79%) HP SIM
12 10 (1.37%) MIMEsweeper
12 10 (1.37%) MAILsweeper
13 9 (1.24%) ARCserve
14 8 (1.10%) HP Data Protector
14 8 (1.10%) SCVMM
14 8 (1.10%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 212 (29.12%) VMware
2 190 (26.10%) Microsoft
3 165 (22.66%) Oracle
4 110 (15.11%) HP
5 74 (10.16%) IBM
6 72 (9.89%) Citrix
7 62 (8.52%) NetApp
8 58 (7.97%) Cisco
9 54 (7.42%) Sybase
10 49 (6.73%) EMC
11 44 (6.04%) Red Hat
12 35 (4.81%) Veeam
13 33 (4.53%) Dell
14 29 (3.98%) Symantec
15 28 (3.85%) SAP
15 28 (3.85%) 3PAR
16 24 (3.30%) Altiris
17 22 (3.02%) Veritas
18 20 (2.75%) Sun
19 19 (2.61%) CA
South West London
Owen Daniels Consultancy
Rate: From £200 to £250 per day £250 a day
Posted: Yesterday
Hampshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Sanderson
Rate: £375.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.81 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Experis Ltd
Rate: £398.81 per day
Posted: 6 days ago