The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 426 332 325
Rank change year-on-year
-94 -7
Contract jobs citing Replication 215 376 373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.41% 0.65% 0.64%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.97% 1.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 133 225 229
Median daily rate £361 £400 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.68% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £483 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £350
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 18 2
Median hourly rate £20.00 £29.50 £22.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.20% +32.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £14.35 £20.05
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.60 £40.10 £24.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £29.00 -
% change year-on-year
-34.48% -

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
17522 19085 18708
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 33.27% 33.06% 32.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 11347 11970 11358
Median daily rate £425 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £236
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £612 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 633 807 813
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.08 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.82% +6.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.72 £11.93 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.00 £44.60 £42.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+10.52% +8.57%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 1 October 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 1 October 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the UK over the 3 months to 1 October 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -84 202 £383 -3.77% 69
London -68 50 £425 +6.25% 25
South East -26 40 £390 +4.00% 13
North West +9 29 £363 -9.37% 13
Tyne and Wear -4 21 £330 +32.00% 1
North East -6 21 £330 +32.00% 1
Newcastle upon Tyne -8 21 £330 +32.00% 1
Yorkshire +21 20 £525 +40.00% 5
Hampshire +11 20 £350 -12.50% 2
West Midlands -12 20 £350 -12.50% 2
Scotland -2 17 £325 -10.34% 2
Cheshire +17 15 £375 -11.76% 2
West Yorkshire +10 14 £550 +33.33% 4
Leeds +9 12 £550 +33.33% 4
Renfrewshire -14 12 £333 -26.11%
East of England +18 11 £333 +33.00% 4
Manchester -5 11 £375 - 11
Erskine -16 11 £340 -24.44%
South West -25 11 £285 -29.62% 4
Warrington - 11 £350 -
Berkshire -5 9 £469 +38.88% 3
City of London -12 9 £425 +6.25% 6
Birmingham -3 7 £388 -10.14% 1
South Yorkshire +9 6 £525 +412.19% 1
Hertfordshire +1 6 £333 +33.00%
Bracknell -15 6 - -
East Midlands -22 6 £393 +30.83% 2
Sheffield - 6 £525 - 1
Buckinghamshire +21 5 £425 -5.55% 1
Wiltshire +9 5 £258 -17.60%

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Replication.

1 237 (44.80%) SQL
2 192 (36.29%) Windows
3 186 (35.16%) SQL Server
4 164 (31.00%) Microsoft
5 140 (26.47%) Active Directory
6 129 (24.39%) Linux
7 119 (22.50%) VMware
8 117 (22.12%) Clustering
9 108 (20.42%) Performance Tuning
10 103 (19.47%) DNS
11 101 (19.09%) Security Cleared
12 97 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
13 96 (18.15%) SAN
14 91 (17.20%) Oracle
15 90 (17.01%) ITIL
16 88 (16.64%) HP
17 84 (15.88%) SC Cleared
18 82 (15.50%) Migration
19 80 (15.12%) T-SQL
20 78 (14.74%) Windows Server
21 76 (14.37%) High Availability
21 76 (14.37%) Finance
22 74 (13.99%) Data Centre
23 66 (12.48%) SQL Server 2012
24 64 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
25 63 (11.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
26 62 (11.72%) PowerShell
27 60 (11.34%) Unix
28 59 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
29 57 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 48 (9.07%) MS Exchange
2 37 (6.99%) SharePoint
3 25 (4.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (3.21%) Exchange Server 2013
5 13 (2.46%) CICS
5 13 (2.46%) Exchange Server 2003
5 13 (2.46%) IBM HTTP Server
5 13 (2.46%) IIS
6 12 (2.27%) SharePoint 2013
7 11 (2.08%) Skype for Business
8 10 (1.89%) OpenStack
9 7 (1.32%) IBM Notes
10 6 (1.13%) Apache
10 6 (1.13%) IBM Domino
10 6 (1.13%) WebSphere
11 5 (0.95%) WebLogic
12 4 (0.76%) CMS
12 4 (0.76%) nginx
13 3 (0.57%) Confluence
13 3 (0.57%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 48 (9.07%) MS Excel
2 28 (5.29%) MS Office
3 12 (2.27%) MS Project
4 3 (0.57%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.38%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.19%) Adobe Captivate
6 1 (0.19%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
1 3 (0.57%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.38%) SAP ERP
3 1 (0.19%) assyst
3 1 (0.19%) Infor CloudSuite Industrial (formerly SyteLine)
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.19%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (0.19%) PeopleSoft HRMS
3 1 (0.19%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.19%) SAP Retail
3 1 (0.19%) SAP SCM
3 1 (0.19%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 40 (7.56%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (6.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (3.02%) IaaS
4 15 (2.84%) Office 365
5 12 (2.27%) Azure Active Directory
6 10 (1.89%) PaaS
7 9 (1.70%) SaaS
8 5 (0.95%) G Suite
8 5 (0.95%) GitHub
8 5 (0.95%) Trello
9 4 (0.76%) Amazon S3
9 4 (0.76%) IBM PureFlex
10 3 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
10 3 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.57%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.57%) HP Helion
10 3 (0.57%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 2 (0.38%) Google Cloud Platform
12 1 (0.19%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 103 (19.47%) DNS
2 96 (18.15%) SAN
3 45 (8.51%) DHCP
4 40 (7.56%) LDAP
5 33 (6.24%) Kerberos
6 32 (6.05%) Firewall
7 30 (5.67%) X.500
8 28 (5.29%) NAS
9 26 (4.91%) Fibre Channel
10 23 (4.35%) WAN
11 22 (4.16%) iSCSI
12 20 (3.78%) LAN
12 20 (3.78%) VLAN
13 17 (3.21%) TCP/IP
13 17 (3.21%) VPN
14 13 (2.46%) MPLS
15 10 (1.89%) HTTP
15 10 (1.89%) Internet
15 10 (1.89%) Network Security
16 8 (1.51%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 186 (35.16%) SQL Server
2 66 (12.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 64 (12.10%) SQL Server 2008
4 63 (11.91%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 49 (9.26%) Oracle Database
5 49 (9.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 42 (7.94%) SQL Server 2005
7 38 (7.18%) MySQL
8 36 (6.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 35 (6.62%) DB2
10 29 (5.48%) SQL Server 2014
11 20 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
11 20 (3.78%) Oracle Database 10g
12 19 (3.59%) Relational Database
13 18 (3.40%) RDBMS
14 16 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
14 16 (3.02%) Oracle Database 12c
15 14 (2.65%) PostgreSQL
16 12 (2.27%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (2.27%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 35 (6.62%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (3.21%) Jenkins
3 16 (3.02%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 15 (2.84%) Visual Studio
5 14 (2.65%) Git (software)
6 8 (1.51%) JIRA
6 8 (1.51%) Subversion
7 5 (0.95%) Toad
8 4 (0.76%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.76%) Selenium
9 3 (0.57%) Fiddler
9 3 (0.57%) GoCD
9 3 (0.57%) SonarQube
9 3 (0.57%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.57%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 2 (0.38%) Cucumber
10 2 (0.38%) Gradle
10 2 (0.38%) Hudson
10 2 (0.38%) MSBuild
10 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 76 (14.37%) Finance
2 26 (4.91%) Banking
3 17 (3.21%) Legal
4 12 (2.27%) Marketing
5 9 (1.70%) Billing
6 7 (1.32%) Law
6 7 (1.32%) Retail
7 6 (1.13%) Advertising
7 6 (1.13%) Back Office
8 5 (0.95%) Publishing
9 4 (0.76%) Automotive
9 4 (0.76%) Investment Banking
9 4 (0.76%) Telecoms
10 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
10 3 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
11 2 (0.38%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.19%) Front Office
12 1 (0.19%) Games
12 1 (0.19%) German Language
12 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 150 (28.36%) DBA
2 94 (17.77%) SQL DBA
3 93 (17.58%) Administrator
4 57 (10.78%) Developer
5 46 (8.70%) SQL Server DBA
6 41 (7.75%) Architect
7 36 (6.81%) Oracle DBA
8 30 (5.67%) Active Directory Engineer
8 30 (5.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 29 (5.48%) SQL Developer
9 29 (5.48%) Storage Engineer
10 27 (5.10%) Consultant
11 26 (4.91%) Systems Administrator
12 25 (4.73%) Analyst
13 21 (3.97%) Senior DBA
14 19 (3.59%) Linux Administrator
15 16 (3.02%) Infrastructure Architect
16 14 (2.65%) Senior SQL DBA
17 13 (2.46%) DevOps Engineer
18 12 (2.27%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (8.88%) .NET
2 19 (3.59%) Middleware
3 17 (3.21%) ASP.NET
4 15 (2.84%) Web Services
5 14 (2.65%) XML
6 12 (2.27%) .NET Framework
7 10 (1.89%) WebSphere MQ
8 9 (1.70%) Entity Framework
9 8 (1.51%) HTML
10 7 (1.32%) CSS
11 6 (1.13%) J2EE
11 6 (1.13%) Oracle GoldenGate
12 5 (0.95%) Castor
12 5 (0.95%) JSON
12 5 (0.95%) Oracle Streams
12 5 (0.95%) REST
13 4 (0.76%) LAMP
13 4 (0.76%) WinForms
13 4 (0.76%) XML Messaging
14 3 (0.57%) MFC
Miscellaneous
1 117 (22.12%) Clustering
2 74 (13.99%) Data Centre
3 43 (8.13%) PKI
4 24 (4.54%) Analytical Skills
5 20 (3.78%) Enterprise Storage
6 18 (3.40%) EMC VNX
7 16 (3.02%) Management Information System
8 13 (2.46%) Computer Science
8 13 (2.46%) EMC VMAX
9 10 (1.89%) HP Storage
10 9 (1.70%) HP StoreVirtual
11 8 (1.51%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.51%) Public Cloud
12 7 (1.32%) Celerra
13 5 (0.95%) Hybrid Cloud
14 4 (0.76%) Data Integration
14 4 (0.76%) Digital Media
14 4 (0.76%) Mainframe
14 4 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
14 4 (0.76%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 192 (36.29%) Windows
2 129 (24.39%) Linux
3 78 (14.74%) Windows Server
4 60 (11.34%) Unix
5 59 (11.15%) Windows Server 2008
6 57 (10.78%) Windows Server 2012
7 34 (6.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 30 (5.67%) Windows Server 2003
9 28 (5.29%) AIX
10 17 (3.21%) Solaris
11 15 (2.84%) VMS
12 13 (2.46%) SUSE
12 13 (2.46%) zOS
13 9 (1.70%) CentOS
14 7 (1.32%) Windows XP
15 5 (0.95%) HPUX
16 4 (0.76%) Debian
16 4 (0.76%) Windows 7
16 4 (0.76%) Windows 8
17 3 (0.57%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (20.42%) Performance Tuning
2 90 (17.01%) ITIL
3 82 (15.50%) Migration
4 76 (14.37%) High Availability
5 55 (10.40%) Disaster Recovery
6 40 (7.56%) ETL
7 39 (7.37%) Agile Software Development
7 39 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
8 33 (6.24%) Change Management
8 33 (6.24%) Incident Management
9 27 (5.10%) Configuration Management
9 27 (5.10%) Release Management
10 26 (4.91%) Data Modelling
10 26 (4.91%) Database Mirroring
11 25 (4.73%) Project Management
11 25 (4.73%) Unit Testing
12 21 (3.97%) Database Security
13 20 (3.78%) Data Migration
13 20 (3.78%) DevOps
13 20 (3.78%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 237 (44.80%) SQL
2 80 (15.12%) T-SQL
3 62 (11.72%) PowerShell
4 46 (8.70%) Shell Script
5 31 (5.86%) C#
6 28 (5.29%) PL/SQL
7 27 (5.10%) Python
8 26 (4.91%) Perl
9 19 (3.59%) C
10 18 (3.40%) Java
11 16 (3.02%) PHP
12 15 (2.84%) JavaScript
13 13 (2.46%) Bash Shell
14 10 (1.89%) Ruby
15 8 (1.51%) C++
15 8 (1.51%) Korn
16 7 (1.32%) VB
17 3 (0.57%) REXX
17 3 (0.57%) VB.NET
17 3 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 101 (19.09%) Security Cleared
2 84 (15.88%) SC Cleared
3 52 (9.83%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (3.97%) Degree
4 21 (3.97%) OCP
4 21 (3.97%) Oracle Certification
5 17 (3.21%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 15 (2.84%) MCP
6 15 (2.84%) MCTS
7 14 (2.65%) MCSE
8 13 (2.46%) ITIL Certification
9 11 (2.08%) MCDBA
10 10 (1.89%) BPSS Clearance
11 8 (1.51%) IBM Certification
12 7 (1.32%) MCITP
13 6 (1.13%) MCSA
14 5 (0.95%) DV Cleared
15 4 (0.76%) HP ASE
15 4 (0.76%) HPE ATP
16 3 (0.57%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (4.35%) SLA
2 13 (2.46%) QA
3 11 (2.08%) ISO 9001
4 6 (1.13%) Disclosure Scotland
5 4 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (0.76%) ISO22301
5 4 (0.76%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) BS7799
7 1 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 140 (26.47%) Active Directory
2 97 (18.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 38 (7.18%) Oracle RAC
4 29 (5.48%) Virtual Machines
5 23 (4.35%) Hyper-V
6 22 (4.16%) vSphere
6 22 (4.16%) XenApp
7 16 (3.02%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (2.46%) XenDesktop
9 12 (2.27%) NFS
10 11 (2.08%) DFS Replication
11 9 (1.70%) VMware ESX
12 8 (1.51%) vCloud
13 7 (1.32%) RHEV
13 7 (1.32%) VMware Server
14 5 (0.95%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 5 (0.95%) Xen
15 4 (0.76%) Docker
16 3 (0.57%) Firmware
16 3 (0.57%) RACF
Systems Management
1 33 (6.24%) Puppet
2 29 (5.48%) Data Guard
3 24 (4.54%) Oracle RMAN
4 23 (4.35%) SCCM
4 23 (4.35%) SCOM
5 19 (3.59%) Microsoft Clustering
6 17 (3.21%) Opscode Chef
7 16 (3.02%) Ansible
7 16 (3.02%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 15 (2.84%) Perfmon
9 12 (2.27%) Failover Clustering
9 12 (2.27%) NetBackup
9 12 (2.27%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 12 (2.27%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 11 (2.08%) Nagios
11 10 (1.89%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
12 9 (1.70%) vRealize
13 8 (1.51%) Control-M
13 8 (1.51%) SCVMM
13 8 (1.51%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 164 (31.00%) Microsoft
2 119 (22.50%) VMware
3 91 (17.20%) Oracle
4 88 (16.64%) HP
5 48 (9.07%) Cisco
6 39 (7.37%) Citrix
7 38 (7.18%) EMC
8 34 (6.43%) IBM
8 34 (6.43%) Red Hat
9 28 (5.29%) NetApp
10 23 (4.35%) 3PAR
11 19 (3.59%) Veeam
12 18 (3.40%) SAP
13 16 (3.02%) Dell
14 15 (2.84%) Symantec
15 14 (2.65%) Brocade
15 14 (2.65%) Sophos
16 13 (2.46%) SolarWinds
17 11 (2.08%) Altiris
17 11 (2.08%) EqualLogic
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