Period
to 22 November 2017

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 6 months to 22 November 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
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 137 144 145
Rank change year-on-year +7 +1 +21
Contract jobs citing Replication 27 25 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 0.58% 0.73%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.02% 1.99% 2.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 13 16
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £388 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% +6.90% -14.71%
10th Percentile £349 £281 £194
90th Percentile £603 £588 £444
South East median daily rate £400 £340 £375
% change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 8
Berkshire median hourly rate £18.00 £17.75 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.41% -11.25% -
10th Percentile £13.20 £16.25 £14.85
90th Percentile £20.40 £19.88 £27.00
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -25.93%

Replication is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following 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.

All Generic IT Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 1334 1255 1454
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 32.40% 29.19% 29.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 689 627 792
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £400
10th Percentile £220 £227 £210
90th Percentile £588 £575 £538
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
% change year-on-year - +3.90% +6.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 70 64
Berkshire median hourly rate £16.99 £19.81 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.25% -0.94% +14.29%
10th Percentile £10.45 £12.25 £11.27
90th Percentile £38.00 £48.83 £43.75
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.59 £19.27
% change year-on-year -15.22% +22.45% +18.88%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

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 Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in Berkshire over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +19 12 £513 +32.26%
Slough +8 5 £400 +25.00%
Bracknell +1 5 - -
Newbury - 1 £300 -
Replication
South East

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 10 (37.04%) Windows
3 8 (29.63%) Remedy
3 8 (29.63%) ITIL
3 8 (29.63%) Firewall
3 8 (29.63%) ITSM
3 8 (29.63%) Remedy ITSM
4 7 (25.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
4 7 (25.93%) VPN
4 7 (25.93%) SAN
4 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
5 6 (22.22%) DNS
5 6 (22.22%) Cisco
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (22.22%) SQL
5 6 (22.22%) VMware
5 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
5 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
5 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
6 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
6 5 (18.52%) Degree
6 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
6 5 (18.52%) Web Services
6 5 (18.52%) IBM
6 5 (18.52%) HP
6 5 (18.52%) NAS
6 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (14.81%) Internet
7 4 (14.81%) EMC

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 4 (14.81%) MS Exchange
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (7.41%) SharePoint
4 1 (3.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Domino
4 1 (3.70%) IIS
4 1 (3.70%) OpenStack
4 1 (3.70%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (25.93%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Excel
2 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 8 (29.63%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (3.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (18.52%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (11.11%) SaaS
3 2 (7.41%) Office 365
4 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (3.70%) IaaS
4 1 (3.70%) IBM Cloud
4 1 (3.70%) PaaS
4 1 (3.70%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (29.63%) Firewall
2 7 (25.93%) SAN
2 7 (25.93%) VPN
3 6 (22.22%) DNS
3 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
4 5 (18.52%) NAS
5 4 (14.81%) Internet
5 4 (14.81%) Reverse Proxy
6 2 (7.41%) DHCP
6 2 (7.41%) FCoE
6 2 (7.41%) Fibre Channel
6 2 (7.41%) SMTP
6 2 (7.41%) Wireless
7 1 (3.70%) MGW
7 1 (3.70%) SSL
7 1 (3.70%) Value-Added Service
7 1 (3.70%) VLAN
7 1 (3.70%) VoLTE
7 1 (3.70%) VoWiFi
7 1 (3.70%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (25.93%) Telecoms
2 2 (7.41%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Analyst
2 8 (29.63%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Architect
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Analyst
3 5 (18.52%) Technical Services Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL Process Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL Service Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Process Analyst
4 4 (14.81%) Remedy Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) ITSM Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Storage Engineer
5 3 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (7.41%) Cloud Architect
6 2 (7.41%) DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (18.52%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Data Centre
1 3 (11.11%) VxBlock/Vblock
2 2 (7.41%) Clustering
2 2 (7.41%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.41%) EMC VNX
2 2 (7.41%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) iPad
2 2 (7.41%) iPhone
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Licensing
2 2 (7.41%) Private Cloud
2 2 (7.41%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (37.04%) Windows
2 7 (25.93%) Windows Server
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (11.11%) Windows XP
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 10
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.41%) Windows 8
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Phone
4 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.70%) CentOS
5 1 (3.70%) Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.70%) Solaris
5 1 (3.70%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) ITIL
1 8 (29.63%) ITSM
2 6 (22.22%) Incident Management
3 4 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.81%) Service Management
4 3 (11.11%) Asset Management
4 3 (11.11%) Information Security
4 3 (11.11%) Network Virtualisation
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Change Control
5 2 (7.41%) Content Management
5 2 (7.41%) Data Protection
5 2 (7.41%) High Availability
5 2 (7.41%) Identity Management
5 2 (7.41%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (7.41%) SOA
5 2 (7.41%) Software Licensing
5 2 (7.41%) Statistics
6 1 (3.70%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.70%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 6 (22.22%) SQL
2 5 (18.52%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.41%) T-SQL
4 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
4 1 (3.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Degree
3 4 (14.81%) DV Cleared
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (11.11%) SC Cleared
5 2 (7.41%) CCENT
5 2 (7.41%) CCNA
5 2 (7.41%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (7.41%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 6 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (11.11%) vSphere
3 2 (7.41%) EMC RecoverPoint
3 2 (7.41%) Hyper-V
3 2 (7.41%) Virtual Machines
4 1 (3.70%) DFS Replication
4 1 (3.70%) Docker
4 1 (3.70%) vCloud
4 1 (3.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 3 (11.11%) SCCM
2 2 (7.41%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (7.41%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 2 (7.41%) SCOM
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli
2 2 (7.41%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 1 (3.70%) Ansible
3 1 (3.70%) CFEngine
3 1 (3.70%) Failover Clustering
3 1 (3.70%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (3.70%) Puppet
3 1 (3.70%) SCDPM
3 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.70%) SCVMM
3 1 (3.70%) Unicenter
3 1 (3.70%) vCenter Server
3 1 (3.70%) vMotion
3 1 (3.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
2 8 (29.63%) Remedy
3 6 (22.22%) Cisco
3 6 (22.22%) VMware
4 5 (18.52%) HP
4 5 (18.52%) IBM
5 4 (14.81%) EMC
5 4 (14.81%) NetApp
6 3 (11.11%) 3PAR
6 3 (11.11%) Dell
7 2 (7.41%) Barracuda Networks
7 2 (7.41%) Kaspersky
7 2 (7.41%) Lumension
7 2 (7.41%) McAfee
7 2 (7.41%) Oracle
7 2 (7.41%) Veeam
8 1 (3.70%) CyberArk
8 1 (3.70%) Palo Alto
8 1 (3.70%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.70%) Varonis