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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Replication
Rank 347 315 331
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +16
Contract jobs citing Replication 292 309 244
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.53% 0.58% 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.69% 1.83% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 168 187 118
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£375 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £300 £277
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £520 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £375 £378
% change year-on-year
-6.66% -0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 4 2
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £36.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £21.50 £35.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.04 £98.00 £37.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £27.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-27.27% -24.13%

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
17249 16891 16442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 31.43% 31.92% 33.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 10764 10362 9696
Average daily rate £415 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 640 726
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% -6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.50 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-15.55% +9.75%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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 -13 270 £375 -11.76% 116
London -43 110 £408 -9.44% 40
South East +16 65 £359 -9.17% 20
City of London -13 29 £429 -4.66% 13
East of England 0 26 £275 -24.26% 10
North West -1 26 £350 +12.90% 14
Hertfordshire -5 13 £350 +12.00% 6
East Sussex - 13 £381 - 1
Buckinghamshire +13 12 £350 -
South West -1 12 £306 -16.66% 3
Yorkshire -23 12 £420 -1.17% 9
Surrey +14 11 £353 - 3
Berkshire +7 11 £319 +13.83% 8
Cheshire +2 11 £350 +12.90%
Manchester -5 10 £413 +24.52% 13
Hampshire -10 10 £400 +6.66% 5
Welwyn Garden City -3 9 £350 +5.66% 1
Scotland -13 8 £399 +15.45% 5
Lewes - 8 £338 -
West Midlands +4 7 £425 -10.52% 15
East Midlands -5 7 £350 -7.89% 5
Bracknell - 7 £213 -
Nottinghamshire -3 6 £350 -7.89% 3
Essex -8 6 £275 -26.66% 2
Leeds -14 6 £420 +37.70% 6
Oxfordshire -15 6 £375 +7.91% 1
West Yorkshire -18 6 £420 +37.70% 9
New Malden - 6 - -
Milton Keynes +4 5 £450 -
Norfolk +4 5 £188 -25.00%

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 236 (37.88%) SQL
2 223 (35.79%) Windows
3 212 (34.03%) SQL Server
4 191 (30.66%) Microsoft
5 158 (25.36%) VMware
6 137 (21.99%) Linux
7 136 (21.83%) SAN
8 128 (20.55%) Performance Tuning
9 118 (18.94%) Active Directory
10 115 (18.46%) Oracle
11 114 (18.30%) Clustering
12 109 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 109 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
13 101 (16.21%) Finance
14 97 (15.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 95 (15.25%) UNIX
16 92 (14.77%) T-SQL
16 92 (14.77%) HP
17 90 (14.45%) ITIL
18 89 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
19 84 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
20 80 (12.84%) Migration
21 76 (12.20%) DNS
22 74 (11.88%) Data Centre
23 72 (11.56%) MySQL
24 68 (10.91%) Firewall
25 66 (10.59%) IBM
26 65 (10.43%) Citrix
27 63 (10.11%) Security Cleared
28 62 (9.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services

Replication
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 53 (8.51%) SharePoint
2 39 (6.26%) MS Exchange
3 29 (4.65%) IIS
4 24 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 18 (2.89%) Apache
6 17 (2.73%) OpenStack
6 17 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2003
7 13 (2.09%) WebSphere
7 13 (2.09%) SharePoint 2010
8 11 (1.77%) IBM Notes
9 10 (1.61%) Tomcat
10 9 (1.44%) SAS
11 8 (1.28%) BizTalk Server
12 7 (1.12%) Oracle Coherence
12 7 (1.12%) nginx
13 6 (0.96%) WebSphere Application Server
13 6 (0.96%) Lync
14 5 (0.80%) WebLogic
14 5 (0.80%) Apache Solr
14 5 (0.80%) Eucalyptus
Applications
1 57 (9.15%) MS Excel
2 13 (2.09%) MS Office
3 9 (1.44%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.80%) MS Project
5 3 (0.48%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.32%) FastStats
6 2 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 9 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
1 9 (1.44%) Dynamics AX
2 6 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (0.96%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (0.80%) assyst
3 5 (0.80%) SunGard GMI
4 4 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle EBS R12
5 3 (0.48%) Summit
5 3 (0.48%) Oracle Applications
6 2 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
6 2 (0.32%) Magento
7 1 (0.16%) SAP IS-U
7 1 (0.16%) SAP SRM
7 1 (0.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.16%) SAP CRM
7 1 (0.16%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (2.89%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (1.44%) Office 365
4 7 (1.12%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.32%) PaaS
5 2 (0.32%) IaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.16%) Route 53
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon Glacier
6 1 (0.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.16%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 136 (21.83%) SAN
2 76 (12.20%) DNS
3 68 (10.91%) Firewall
4 53 (8.51%) NAS
5 49 (7.87%) WAN
6 44 (7.06%) DHCP
7 40 (6.42%) LAN
8 29 (4.65%) TCP/IP
9 28 (4.49%) VPN
9 28 (4.49%) Internet
10 24 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
10 24 (3.85%) iSCSI
11 22 (3.53%) VLAN
12 19 (3.05%) MPLS
13 17 (2.73%) VoIP
14 15 (2.41%) Cisco ASA
15 13 (2.09%) Network Security
15 13 (2.09%) Wireless
16 12 (1.93%) LDAP
17 11 (1.77%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 212 (34.03%) SQL Server
2 109 (17.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 97 (15.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 84 (13.48%) SQL Server 2008
5 72 (11.56%) MySQL
6 62 (9.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 59 (9.47%) Oracle Database
8 58 (9.31%) Relational Database
9 56 (8.99%) SQL Server 2005
10 51 (8.19%) Data Warehouse
11 43 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
12 37 (5.94%) RDBMS
13 26 (4.17%) MongoDB
14 22 (3.53%) SQL Server 2000
15 18 (2.89%) Oracle Database 11g
16 17 (2.73%) Hadoop
16 17 (2.73%) Sybase ASE
17 16 (2.57%) DB2
17 16 (2.57%) Big Data
18 15 (2.41%) DTS
Development Applications
1 21 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
2 15 (2.41%) Subversion
3 9 (1.44%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 8 (1.28%) ERwin
4 8 (1.28%) Maven
4 8 (1.28%) Git (software)
5 7 (1.12%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.96%) Ant
6 6 (0.96%) Toad
6 6 (0.96%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
6 6 (0.96%) Hudson
6 6 (0.96%) Jenkins
7 5 (0.80%) JConsole
7 5 (0.80%) Mercurial
8 3 (0.48%) Selenium
8 3 (0.48%) Fiddler
8 3 (0.48%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.32%) Sinon.JS
9 2 (0.32%) Mocha
9 2 (0.32%) PowerDesigner
General
1 101 (16.21%) Finance
2 47 (7.54%) Banking
3 22 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 14 (2.25%) Retail
4 14 (2.25%) Marketing
5 13 (2.09%) Investment Banking
6 10 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.12%) Legal
8 4 (0.64%) Law
9 3 (0.48%) French Language
9 3 (0.48%) German Language
9 3 (0.48%) Billing
10 2 (0.32%) Military
10 2 (0.32%) Advertising
10 2 (0.32%) Aerospace
10 2 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.16%) Electronics
11 1 (0.16%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.16%) Financial Institution
11 1 (0.16%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 186 (29.86%) DBA
2 108 (17.34%) SQL DBA
3 98 (15.73%) Administrator
4 80 (12.84%) Architect
5 78 (12.52%) Developer
6 57 (9.15%) SQL Server DBA
7 44 (7.06%) Analyst
8 37 (5.94%) Consultant
9 32 (5.14%) MySQL DBA
10 31 (4.98%) SQL Developer
11 28 (4.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 28 (4.49%) Technical Architect
12 26 (4.17%) Oracle DBA
13 24 (3.85%) Support Engineer
13 24 (3.85%) Server Administrator
14 18 (2.89%) Infrastructure Architect
15 16 (2.57%) 3rd Line Support
16 15 (2.41%) Systems Administrator
17 13 (2.09%) Windows Administrator
18 12 (1.93%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (5.62%) .NET
1 35 (5.62%) XML
2 27 (4.33%) Web Services
3 24 (3.85%) Middleware
4 15 (2.41%) Spring
5 13 (2.09%) HTML
6 10 (1.61%) XSD
7 9 (1.44%) XSLT
8 7 (1.12%) CSS
8 7 (1.12%) LAMP
8 7 (1.12%) Hibernate
9 6 (0.96%) JMS
10 5 (0.80%) ASP.NET
10 5 (0.80%) Java EE
10 5 (0.80%) Oracle GoldenGate
11 4 (0.64%) REST
11 4 (0.64%) JSON
11 4 (0.64%) WCF
11 4 (0.64%) Zend Framework
11 4 (0.64%) JPA
Miscellaneous
1 114 (18.30%) Clustering
2 74 (11.88%) Data Centre
3 42 (6.74%) Analytical Skills
4 30 (4.82%) Management Information System
5 20 (3.21%) Enterprise Storage
5 20 (3.21%) EMC VNX
6 14 (2.25%) Computer Science
7 13 (2.09%) EMC VMAX
8 10 (1.61%) Celerra
8 10 (1.61%) CLARiiON
9 9 (1.44%) EqualLogic
10 8 (1.28%) Private Cloud
10 8 (1.28%) Symmetrix
11 7 (1.12%) iSeries
11 7 (1.12%) HP StoreVirtual
12 6 (0.96%) Mainframe
12 6 (0.96%) Blackberry
13 5 (0.80%) Thin Client
13 5 (0.80%) Fat Client
13 5 (0.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 223 (35.79%) Windows
2 137 (21.99%) Linux
3 95 (15.25%) UNIX
4 57 (9.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 53 (8.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 38 (6.10%) Solaris
7 35 (5.62%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (3.69%) AIX
9 22 (3.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 13 (2.09%) Data ONTAP
11 10 (1.61%) Android
11 10 (1.61%) Windows 8
12 9 (1.44%) Windows 2000 Server
12 9 (1.44%) Windows 7
12 9 (1.44%) Windows XP
13 8 (1.28%) zOS
14 7 (1.12%) Ubuntu
15 6 (0.96%) SUSE
15 6 (0.96%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.96%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 128 (20.55%) Performance Tuning
2 90 (14.45%) ITIL
3 89 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 80 (12.84%) Migration
5 53 (8.51%) ETL
5 53 (8.51%) Business Intelligence
6 43 (6.90%) Agile Software Development
7 37 (5.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 34 (5.46%) Data Modelling
9 32 (5.14%) Incident Management
10 30 (4.82%) Database Mirroring
11 28 (4.49%) Project Management
11 28 (4.49%) High Availability
12 27 (4.33%) Configuration Management
13 26 (4.17%) Service Management
13 26 (4.17%) Change Management
13 26 (4.17%) Business Continuity
14 25 (4.01%) SDLC
15 24 (3.85%) Analytics
16 23 (3.69%) OO
Programming Languages
1 236 (37.88%) SQL
2 92 (14.77%) T-SQL
3 58 (9.31%) PowerShell
4 38 (6.10%) Java
5 34 (5.46%) Shell Script
6 33 (5.30%) C#
7 30 (4.82%) Python
8 25 (4.01%) PHP
9 24 (3.85%) Bash Shell
10 21 (3.37%) PL/SQL
10 21 (3.37%) VBScript
11 20 (3.21%) C
12 18 (2.89%) Perl
13 13 (2.09%) VB
14 11 (1.77%) JavaScript
15 7 (1.12%) Bourne shell
15 7 (1.12%) XPath
16 6 (0.96%) C++
17 5 (0.80%) RPG
17 5 (0.80%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 63 (10.11%) Security Cleared
2 37 (5.94%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (5.30%) SC Cleared
4 26 (4.17%) Degree
5 18 (2.89%) DV Cleared
6 14 (2.25%) MCSE
7 9 (1.44%) MCTS
7 9 (1.44%) MCITP
8 8 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
8 8 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.12%) MCP
9 7 (1.12%) CCNA
10 6 (0.96%) Oracle Certification
10 6 (0.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (0.64%) SAS Certification
11 4 (0.64%) MCDBA
12 3 (0.48%) ISEB
12 3 (0.48%) IBM Certification
12 3 (0.48%) OCP
13 2 (0.32%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (2.89%) SLA
2 12 (1.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.61%) QA
4 9 (1.44%) ISO 9001
5 4 (0.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.64%) Data Quality
6 2 (0.32%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.16%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 14001
7 1 (0.16%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 118 (18.94%) Active Directory
2 109 (17.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 54 (8.67%) Hyper-V
4 42 (6.74%) vSphere
5 39 (6.26%) VMware ESXi
6 33 (5.30%) XenApp
7 31 (4.98%) Oracle RAC
8 22 (3.53%) VMware ESX
9 18 (2.89%) XenDesktop
10 13 (2.09%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 12 (1.93%) Terminal Services
12 10 (1.61%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 10 (1.61%) NFS
13 9 (1.44%) SRDF
13 9 (1.44%) DFS Replication
13 9 (1.44%) vCloud
14 7 (1.12%) HDFS
15 6 (0.96%) ISA Server
16 5 (0.80%) Apache Flume
17 4 (0.64%) KVM
Systems Management
1 39 (6.26%) SCCM
2 23 (3.69%) Puppet
3 20 (3.21%) Data Guard
4 19 (3.05%) SCOM
5 16 (2.57%) Oracle RMAN
6 14 (2.25%) Opscode Chef
7 12 (1.93%) EMC NetWorker
8 11 (1.77%) OpenView
8 11 (1.77%) Tivoli
8 11 (1.77%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 11 (1.77%) Nagios
8 11 (1.77%) NetBackup
9 10 (1.61%) SCVMM
9 10 (1.61%) HP SIM
10 7 (1.12%) EMC VPLEX
10 7 (1.12%) SnapMirror
11 6 (0.96%) EdgeSight
11 6 (0.96%) vMotion
11 6 (0.96%) Cisco CUCM
11 6 (0.96%) Oozie
Vendors
1 191 (30.66%) Microsoft
2 158 (25.36%) VMware
3 115 (18.46%) Oracle
4 92 (14.77%) HP
5 66 (10.59%) IBM
6 65 (10.43%) Citrix
7 59 (9.47%) Cisco
8 39 (6.26%) NetApp
9 35 (5.62%) EMC
9 35 (5.62%) Veeam
10 30 (4.82%) Dell
11 29 (4.65%) Veritas
12 23 (3.69%) Sybase
12 23 (3.69%) Brocade
13 21 (3.37%) Red Hat
13 21 (3.37%) CheckPoint
14 19 (3.05%) Percona
15 17 (2.73%) SAP
16 14 (2.25%) Sun
16 14 (2.25%) Symantec
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Posted: 1 hour ago
Manchester, Lancashire
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Middlesex
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Wakefield
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Altrincham
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Rate: competitive
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Stockport
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