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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 356 333 296
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -37
Contract jobs citing Replication 279 302 311
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.54% 0.60% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.68% 1.92% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 165 189 189
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £287 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £533 £501 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £389 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.82% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 6 11
Average hourly rate £26.75 £15.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.33% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.09 £14.00 £11.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £63.00 £16.25 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.33% -3.22%

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
16633 15745 15629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 32.34% 31.08% 32.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10701 9800 9458
Average daily rate £425 £420 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 677 666 650
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £11.51
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.63 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -4 250 £400 - 113
London -25 111 £425 +1.19% 39
South West +30 39 £380 -23.23% 11
South East -26 32 £340 -15.00% 21
North West -3 25 £350 -10.25% 18
Scotland -9 23 £330 -3.00% 2
Yorkshire +1 20 £440 +15.78% 7
Wiltshire +14 19 £228 -41.66% 5
West Yorkshire +4 18 £439 +15.46% 5
Leeds -3 15 £439 +8.33% 4
City of London +15 14 £469 +25.00% 7
Berkshire +3 14 £436 +9.06% 6
Hampshire -2 12 £330 -18.76% 3
Edinburgh -9 11 £330 -26.66%
Manchester -10 11 £400 +5.26% 13
Devon - 11 £525 -
Exeter - 10 £525 -
East of England -7 8 £450 - 9
West Midlands -18 8 £350 - 5
Hook +14 7 £335 -7.69%
Corsham +2 7 £115 -70.51% 1
Cheshire 0 7 £325 -20.24% 2
Reading -11 7 - - 4
Glasgow +7 6 £425 +40.49% 1
Lancashire +3 6 £350 -36.36% 3
Renfrewshire -1 6 £321 -8.28%
Erskine -8 6 £321 -8.28%
North East -22 5 £293 -26.65% 1
Tyne and Wear -29 5 £293 -26.65% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -32 5 £293 -26.65% 1

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 273 (43.96%) SQL
2 238 (38.33%) SQL Server
3 204 (32.85%) Windows
4 178 (28.66%) Microsoft
5 175 (28.18%) Performance Tuning
6 135 (21.74%) Clustering
7 134 (21.58%) Oracle
8 130 (20.93%) Linux
9 128 (20.61%) Finance
9 128 (20.61%) SQL Server 2008
10 121 (19.48%) Security Cleared
11 114 (18.36%) Active Directory
12 109 (17.55%) ITIL
13 97 (15.62%) SAN
14 93 (14.98%) T-SQL
15 92 (14.81%) VMware
15 92 (14.81%) Windows Server
16 90 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
17 89 (14.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 84 (13.53%) Oracle Database
19 83 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
20 80 (12.88%) Sybase
20 80 (12.88%) DNS
21 77 (12.40%) SC Cleared
22 75 (12.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 74 (11.92%) Migration
23 74 (11.92%) Unix
24 70 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
25 69 (11.11%) Change Management
26 67 (10.79%) EMC

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 31 (4.99%) MS Exchange
2 20 (3.22%) IIS
3 12 (1.93%) Exchange Server 2010
3 12 (1.93%) WebLogic
4 11 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (1.61%) OpenStack
6 9 (1.45%) nginx
6 9 (1.45%) SharePoint
7 8 (1.29%) Eucalyptus
7 8 (1.29%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (1.29%) JBoss
8 7 (1.13%) BizTalk Server
8 7 (1.13%) WebLogic Portal
9 6 (0.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 6 (0.97%) WebSphere
10 5 (0.81%) Confluence
10 5 (0.81%) Tomcat
10 5 (0.81%) WebSphere Application Server
11 4 (0.64%) GlassFish
11 4 (0.64%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 58 (9.34%) MS Excel
2 17 (2.74%) MS Office
3 3 (0.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.16%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (0.64%) Remedy ITSM
1 4 (0.64%) Summit
2 2 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
3 1 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.16%) FastStats
3 1 (0.16%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.16%) Sage CRM
3 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 41 (6.60%) Amazon AWS
2 27 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (1.61%) Office 365
4 6 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
4 6 (0.97%) IaaS
5 5 (0.81%) Amazon EC2
5 5 (0.81%) Azure Active Directory
6 4 (0.64%) Amazon Glacier
6 4 (0.64%) Amazon S3
6 4 (0.64%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 4 (0.64%) Route 53
7 3 (0.48%) SaaS
8 2 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
8 2 (0.32%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.16%) Joyent
9 1 (0.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 97 (15.62%) SAN
2 80 (12.88%) DNS
3 48 (7.73%) Kerberos
4 47 (7.57%) LDAP
5 36 (5.80%) X.500
6 29 (4.67%) NAS
7 23 (3.70%) DHCP
8 22 (3.54%) WAN
9 20 (3.22%) Firewall
10 18 (2.90%) LAN
11 13 (2.09%) Fibre Channel
11 13 (2.09%) Internet
12 12 (1.93%) Ethernet
13 10 (1.61%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (1.61%) HTTP
14 9 (1.45%) SSL
15 7 (1.13%) iSCSI
16 6 (0.97%) TCP/IP
17 5 (0.81%) VPN
18 4 (0.64%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (38.33%) SQL Server
2 128 (20.61%) SQL Server 2008
3 89 (14.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 84 (13.53%) Oracle Database
5 83 (13.37%) SQL Server 2012
6 75 (12.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 70 (11.27%) SQL Server 2005
8 58 (9.34%) PostgreSQL
9 57 (9.18%) MySQL
10 55 (8.86%) Oracle Database 11g
11 50 (8.05%) Sybase ASE
12 47 (7.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 39 (6.28%) Data Warehouse
14 25 (4.03%) Oracle Reports
14 25 (4.03%) Relational Database
14 25 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
15 18 (2.90%) Oracle Database 10g
16 16 (2.58%) SQL Server 2000
17 13 (2.09%) DB2
17 13 (2.09%) Oracle9i Database
Development Applications
1 26 (4.19%) Git (software)
2 24 (3.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 19 (3.06%) JIRA
4 16 (2.58%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 13 (2.09%) Maven
6 10 (1.61%) Subversion
6 10 (1.61%) Visual Studio
7 8 (1.29%) Ant
8 7 (1.13%) Eclipse
8 7 (1.13%) Fiddler
8 7 (1.13%) Jenkins
8 7 (1.13%) Selenium
9 6 (0.97%) Hudson
10 4 (0.64%) DbUnit
10 4 (0.64%) JUnit
10 4 (0.64%) MSI
10 4 (0.64%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.64%) Spock
11 3 (0.48%) Mercurial
11 3 (0.48%) NetBeans
General
1 128 (20.61%) Finance
2 47 (7.57%) Banking
3 17 (2.74%) Legal
4 14 (2.25%) Investment Banking
5 12 (1.93%) Marketing
6 10 (1.61%) Law
7 9 (1.45%) Back Office
8 5 (0.81%) Aerospace
8 5 (0.81%) Telecoms
9 4 (0.64%) Billing
10 3 (0.48%) Military
10 3 (0.48%) Retail
11 2 (0.32%) Avionics
11 2 (0.32%) Games
11 2 (0.32%) Manufacturing
11 2 (0.32%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.32%) Publishing
12 1 (0.16%) Advertising
12 1 (0.16%) Automotive
12 1 (0.16%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 255 (41.06%) DBA
2 130 (20.93%) SQL DBA
3 93 (14.98%) Administrator
4 87 (14.01%) Developer
5 68 (10.95%) SQL Server DBA
6 62 (9.98%) Sybase DBA
7 57 (9.18%) Oracle DBA
8 47 (7.57%) SQL Developer
9 42 (6.76%) Architect
10 36 (5.80%) Active Directory Engineer
11 34 (5.48%) Storage Engineer
12 27 (4.35%) PostgreSQL DBA
12 27 (4.35%) Support Engineer
13 25 (4.03%) Consultant
14 23 (3.70%) MySQL DBA
15 21 (3.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 20 (3.22%) Senior DBA
17 18 (2.90%) SQL Server Developer
18 17 (2.74%) Analyst
18 17 (2.74%) SAN Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (7.57%) .NET
2 26 (4.19%) ASP.NET
3 23 (3.70%) Web Services
4 18 (2.90%) XML
5 17 (2.74%) Middleware
6 16 (2.58%) .NET Framework
7 13 (2.09%) HTML
8 12 (1.93%) Java EE
8 12 (1.93%) jQuery
8 12 (1.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
9 11 (1.77%) REST
10 10 (1.61%) Entity Framework
11 8 (1.29%) J2EE
11 8 (1.29%) Java SE
11 8 (1.29%) JSF
11 8 (1.29%) SOAP
11 8 (1.29%) Spring
12 7 (1.13%) Ajax
12 7 (1.13%) CSS
12 7 (1.13%) PostGIS
Miscellaneous
1 135 (21.74%) Clustering
2 63 (10.14%) Data Centre
3 50 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (6.28%) PKI
5 32 (5.15%) EMC VNX
6 31 (4.99%) Client/Server
7 29 (4.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 27 (4.35%) Management Information System
9 23 (3.70%) Computer Science
9 23 (3.70%) Private Cloud
10 13 (2.09%) CLARiiON
10 13 (2.09%) EMC VMAX
11 11 (1.77%) Celerra
11 11 (1.77%) Symmetrix
12 9 (1.45%) Public Cloud
12 9 (1.45%) Visualisation
13 8 (1.29%) Blackberry
13 8 (1.29%) Enterprise Cloud
13 8 (1.29%) Mobile App
14 5 (0.81%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 204 (32.85%) Windows
2 130 (20.93%) Linux
3 92 (14.81%) Windows Server
4 74 (11.92%) Unix
5 62 (9.98%) Windows Server 2012
6 57 (9.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 49 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 39 (6.28%) Windows Server 2003
9 38 (6.12%) Solaris
10 11 (1.77%) Windows 7
11 10 (1.61%) AIX
12 8 (1.29%) Windows XP
13 6 (0.97%) CentOS
14 5 (0.81%) Android
14 5 (0.81%) Apple iOS
14 5 (0.81%) Windows 8
15 4 (0.64%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.32%) Debian
16 2 (0.32%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.32%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 175 (28.18%) Performance Tuning
2 109 (17.55%) ITIL
3 90 (14.49%) Disaster Recovery
4 74 (11.92%) Migration
5 69 (11.11%) Change Management
6 62 (9.98%) High Availability
7 61 (9.82%) Service Management
8 60 (9.66%) Performance Monitoring
9 53 (8.53%) Agile Software Development
10 52 (8.37%) Incident Management
11 38 (6.12%) Business Intelligence
12 37 (5.96%) ETL
13 35 (5.64%) Database Tuning
14 34 (5.48%) Mentoring
15 32 (5.15%) Database Mirroring
15 32 (5.15%) Problem Management
16 31 (4.99%) Service Delivery
17 28 (4.51%) Data Migration
17 28 (4.51%) DevOps
17 28 (4.51%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 273 (43.96%) SQL
2 93 (14.98%) T-SQL
3 58 (9.34%) PowerShell
4 54 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 37 (5.96%) Java
6 35 (5.64%) C#
7 27 (4.35%) PL/SQL
8 23 (3.70%) Bash Shell
9 19 (3.06%) JavaScript
10 18 (2.90%) C
11 16 (2.58%) Python
12 11 (1.77%) Korn
12 11 (1.77%) Perl
13 10 (1.61%) PHP
14 9 (1.45%) C++
15 6 (0.97%) VBScript
16 5 (0.81%) Ruby
17 4 (0.64%) Erlang
17 4 (0.64%) Scala
18 3 (0.48%) Go
Qualifications
1 121 (19.48%) Security Cleared
2 77 (12.40%) SC Cleared
3 52 (8.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 44 (7.09%) Degree
5 24 (3.86%) DV Cleared
5 24 (3.86%) MCSE
6 23 (3.70%) MCTS
7 22 (3.54%) MCP
8 15 (2.42%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (1.93%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (1.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 10 (1.61%) CCNA
10 10 (1.61%) MCITP
11 7 (1.13%) BPSS Clearance
12 5 (0.81%) MCDBA
13 4 (0.64%) BC Cleared
13 4 (0.64%) SAS Certification
14 3 (0.48%) Sun Certification
14 3 (0.48%) VCP5
15 2 (0.32%) MCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.25%) QA
2 10 (1.61%) SLA
3 7 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
3 7 (1.13%) ISO 9001
4 5 (0.81%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.48%) EMIR
System Software
1 114 (18.36%) Active Directory
2 61 (9.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 50 (8.05%) Oracle RAC
4 27 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
5 19 (3.06%) vSphere
6 16 (2.58%) Hyper-V
7 11 (1.77%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 11 (1.77%) vCloud
8 8 (1.29%) NFS
9 6 (0.97%) SRDF
10 5 (0.81%) Docker
11 4 (0.64%) KVM
11 4 (0.64%) VMware ESX
11 4 (0.64%) XenApp
12 3 (0.48%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.48%) RHEV
12 3 (0.48%) Xen
13 2 (0.32%) GlusterFS
13 2 (0.32%) HDFS
13 2 (0.32%) LXC
Systems Management
1 57 (9.18%) Data Guard
2 51 (8.21%) Oracle RMAN
3 29 (4.67%) SCOM
4 26 (4.19%) NetBackup
5 13 (2.09%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 13 (2.09%) Puppet
6 10 (1.61%) SCCM
7 8 (1.29%) EMC VPLEX
7 8 (1.29%) Foglight
7 8 (1.29%) FreeIPA
8 7 (1.13%) Opscode Chef
8 7 (1.13%) Perfmon
9 6 (0.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 6 (0.97%) WSUS
10 5 (0.81%) Ansible
10 5 (0.81%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 5 (0.81%) Tivoli Storage Manager
11 4 (0.64%) CFEngine
11 4 (0.64%) Oracle Flashback
11 4 (0.64%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 178 (28.66%) Microsoft
2 134 (21.58%) Oracle
3 92 (14.81%) VMware
4 80 (12.88%) Sybase
5 67 (10.79%) EMC
6 65 (10.47%) HP
6 65 (10.47%) Red Hat
7 51 (8.21%) Cisco
8 41 (6.60%) SAP
9 36 (5.80%) NetApp
10 27 (4.35%) Veritas
11 19 (3.06%) CommVault
12 18 (2.90%) 3PAR
13 17 (2.74%) Brocade
13 17 (2.74%) IBM
14 10 (1.61%) Percona
14 10 (1.61%) SolarWinds
15 9 (1.45%) Red Gate
16 8 (1.29%) Imperva
17 7 (1.13%) Splunk
London
Kelway Ltd
Rate: From £450 to £450 per day £450.00 Day Rate
Posted: Yesterday
Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 3 days ago
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
PCR
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Yeovil, Somerset
Connectus
Rate: £25.5 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £350.00 - £400.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Kyna Associates
Rate: £500 Per Day Up to £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Mortimer Spinks
Rate: £475 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Spencer Rose
Rate: £380 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Corsham, Wiltshire
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
TEKsystems
Rate: £450 - £495 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £12 - £18 per hour
Posted: 11 days ago
Lancashire
aap3
Rate: £30 - £50 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £300.00 - £350 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Yeovil
aap3
Rate: £15 - £25 per hour + Gaining industry/commercial experience
Posted: 13 days ago
Solihull
Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 20 days ago