Period
to 30 May 2020

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 30 May 2020 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
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 106 145 151
Rank change year-on-year +39 +6 -6
Contract jobs citing Replication 14 26 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.68% 0.63% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.35% 2.00% 1.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 16 11
Median daily rate £450 £519 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.25% +33.87% +38.39%
10th Percentile £345 £472 £300
90th Percentile £650 £600 £500
South East median daily rate £450 £463 £463
% change year-on-year -2.70% - +28.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £58.00 £57.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +0.87% +27.78% +172.73%

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 595 1,303 1,386
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 28.94% 31.71% 35.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 614 692
Median daily rate £400 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.11% +4.71% -
10th Percentile £188 £287 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £588
South East median daily rate £425 £443 £425
% change year-on-year -3.95% +4.12% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 63 39
Median hourly rate £21.00 £13.10 £12.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +60.31% +3.15% -8.37%
10th Percentile £15.93 £12.00 £8.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £73.50 £45.80
Median hourly rate £31.00 £18.63 £30.00
% change year-on-year +66.44% -37.92% +81.82%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Replication in Berkshire

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Replication in Berkshire.

Daily rate trend for Replication in Berkshire

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Replication in Berkshire over the 6 months to 30 May 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Replication in Berkshire

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Replication in Berkshire.

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 30 May 2020. 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 +17 10 £450 -13.25%
Bracknell +35 2 - -
Maidenhead - 1 £350 -
Replication
South East

For the 6 months to 30 May 2020, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Replication.

1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
3 10 (71.43%) Service Management
4 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
5 7 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
5 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
6 6 (42.86%) Oracle
6 6 (42.86%) Juniper
6 6 (42.86%) 3PAR
7 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
7 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
7 5 (35.71%) DNS
8 4 (28.57%) WAN
8 4 (28.57%) Internet
8 4 (28.57%) VMware NSX
9 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
9 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
9 3 (21.43%) BMC
9 3 (21.43%) SQL
9 3 (21.43%) VPN
9 3 (21.43%) Firewall
9 3 (21.43%) MPLS
9 3 (21.43%) OSPF
9 3 (21.43%) Remedy
9 3 (21.43%) BGP

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 2 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) DNS
2 4 (28.57%) Internet
2 4 (28.57%) WAN
3 3 (21.43%) BGP
3 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
3 3 (21.43%) Firewall
3 3 (21.43%) IPsec
3 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 3 (21.43%) OSPF
3 3 (21.43%) VLAN
3 3 (21.43%) VPN
4 2 (14.29%) DHCP
4 2 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (14.29%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) Network Security
5 1 (7.14%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (14.29%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (7.14%) MariaDB
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (7.14%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) DBA
2 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Test Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Enterprise Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Network Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle DBA
4 1 (7.14%) Security Architect
4 1 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) VMware Architect
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (35.71%) Client/Server
3 3 (21.43%) CMDB
4 2 (14.29%) EMC VNX
4 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Data ONTAP
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (71.43%) Service Management
2 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 7 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
2 7 (50.00%) Virtual Infrastructure
3 5 (35.71%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (21.43%) Load Balancing
4 3 (21.43%) Network Architecture
4 3 (21.43%) Network Design
4 3 (21.43%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (14.29%) Capacity Management
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Management
5 2 (14.29%) Defect Tracking
5 2 (14.29%) High Availability
5 2 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 2 (14.29%) Storage Management
5 2 (14.29%) Strategic Roadmap
5 2 (14.29%) Test Automation
5 2 (14.29%) Test Scripting
5 2 (14.29%) Test Strategy
6 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Python
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) Security Cleared
2 9 (64.29%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 11 (78.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (28.57%) VMware NSX
3 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 1 (7.14%) Docker
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Avamar
1 2 (14.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (7.14%) Ansible
2 1 (7.14%) Data Guard
2 1 (7.14%) Kubernetes
Vendors
1 13 (92.86%) VMware
2 6 (42.86%) 3PAR
2 6 (42.86%) Juniper
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Palo Alto
3 3 (21.43%) BMC
3 3 (21.43%) F5
3 3 (21.43%) Remedy
4 2 (14.29%) Cisco
4 2 (14.29%) EMC
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
4 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
4 2 (14.29%) NetApp