The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Replication
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 90 91 103
Rank change year-on-year +1 +12  
Contract jobs citing Replication 10 28 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.55% 1.20% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.96% 4.06% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 15 3
Median daily rate £400 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.61% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 5
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -30.76%  

Replication is in the generic IT skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 511 689 733
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 28.22% 29.63% 29.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 226 376 350
Median daily rate £401 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.31% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 31 21
Median hourly rate £18.00 £15.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.00% -16.66%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.55 £12.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.00 £25.90 £39.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Replication as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in Berkshire

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Replication in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Berkshire

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in Berkshire

Replication
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. 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 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
Reading +13 5 £400 -8.57%
Bracknell +1 3 - -
Replication
South East

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Replication.

1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Remedy
2 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 6 (46.15%) Remedy ITSM
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
4 3 (23.08%) Marketing
4 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
4 3 (23.08%) ITIL
5 2 (15.38%) SQL
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
5 2 (15.38%) Project Management
5 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
5 2 (15.38%) Service Management
5 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
5 2 (15.38%) Clustering
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) Web Marketing
6 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (7.69%) High Availability
6 1 (7.69%) SIEM
6 1 (7.69%) Change Control
6 1 (7.69%) Lumension
6 1 (7.69%) Big Data
6 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
6 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (7.69%) IIS
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (46.15%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) DHCP
1 1 (7.69%) DNS
1 1 (7.69%) Firewall
1 1 (7.69%) FTP
1 1 (7.69%) SSL
1 1 (7.69%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
1 1 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (7.69%) Hadoop
1 1 (7.69%) OLAP
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 3 (23.08%) Marketing
1 3 (23.08%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Banking
2 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Analyst
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Services Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Deployment Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Process Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) ITSM Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Process Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Remedy Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support
4 2 (15.38%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (15.38%) Web Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
5 1 (7.69%) SOC Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Clustering
1 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Linux
1 1 (7.69%) SUSE
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITSM
2 3 (23.08%) Incident Management
2 3 (23.08%) ITIL
3 2 (15.38%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Web Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Transformation
4 1 (7.69%) Change Control
4 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (7.69%) High Availability
4 1 (7.69%) Information Security
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Presales
4 1 (7.69%) SIEM
4 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
4 1 (7.69%) Statistics
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (7.69%) Degree
2 1 (7.69%) MBA
System Software
1 1 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
3 1 (7.69%) Blue Coat
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) CyberArk
3 1 (7.69%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Lumension
3 1 (7.69%) McAfee
3 1 (7.69%) Meridio
3 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) ServiceNow
3 1 (7.69%) Teradata
3 1 (7.69%) Varonis
3 1 (7.69%) VMware