The table below looks at the statistics for DFS Replication skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited DFS Replication over the 3 months to 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft DFS Replication (DFSR)
Rank 148 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing DFS Replication 2 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.061% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.64% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 0
Median daily rate £390 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
-9.33% +15.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
DFS Replication
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

System Software Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
312 236 243
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 9.59% 9.46% 9.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 114 104
Median daily rate £350 £335 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% +11.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £209 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £464 £415
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 41 55
Median hourly rate £13.84 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.73% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £10.80 £9.53
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £33.55 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

DFS Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing DFS Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

DFS Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing DFS Replication across the West Midlands region.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

DFS Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing DFS Replication across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 2016.

DFS Replication Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

DFS Replication
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing DFS Replication within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 September 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
Herefordshire - 1 £450 -
Shropshire - 1 £330 -
DFS Replication
England

DFS Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing DFS Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for DFS Replication.

1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 1 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (50.00%) SCSM
2 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall

DFS Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Kerberos
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Support Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (50.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (50.00%) SCCM
1 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOM
1 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
1 1 (50.00%) SCSM
1 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
1 1 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft