The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 30 March 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 / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 74 79 82
Rank change year-on-year +5 +3  
Contract jobs citing Replication 9 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.87% 0.19% 0.42%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.67% 0.63% 1.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 4
Median daily rate £358 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.62% -5.88%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -4.66% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £13.75 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -40.19% +56.92%  

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 337 319 369
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 32.56% 30.01% 30.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 172 156 155
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.33% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £227 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £553 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 12 11
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.25 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.53% +4.83%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £14.16 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.80 £36.30 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 Buckinghamshire

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Buckinghamshire

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in Buckinghamshire

Replication
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Milton Keynes - 7 £358 - 1
Beaconsfield - 2 - -
Replication
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Replication.

1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
3 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
4 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
5 3 (21.43%) IBM
5 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 3 (21.43%) Brocade
6 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
6 2 (14.29%) Android
6 2 (14.29%) LPAR
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) IBM XIV
6 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
6 2 (14.29%) AIX
6 2 (14.29%) SQL
6 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
6 2 (14.29%) MS Office
6 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 2 (14.29%) Adobe
6 2 (14.29%) IBM Notes
6 2 (14.29%) CRM
6 2 (14.29%) LAN
6 2 (14.29%) WAN
6 2 (14.29%) VPN

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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%) IBM Notes
1 2 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 6 (42.86%) Unified Communications
2 2 (14.29%) LAN
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
2 2 (14.29%) VPN
2 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2016
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) DBA
3 2 (14.29%) Help Desk Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) SQL DBA
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) SAP Support
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Storage Specialist
4 1 (7.14%) Support Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) SAP Smart Forms
2 1 (7.14%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 2 (14.29%) IBM XIV
1 2 (14.29%) LPAR
2 1 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (42.86%) Windows Server
4 2 (14.29%) AIX
4 2 (14.29%) Android
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (7.14%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (14.29%) CRM
2 2 (14.29%) Migration
3 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 7 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (64.29%) Active Directory
2 7 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.14%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (7.14%) SCCM
1 1 (7.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 3 (21.43%) Brocade
1 3 (21.43%) IBM
1 3 (21.43%) SAP
2 2 (14.29%) Adobe
2 2 (14.29%) Cisco
2 2 (14.29%) Lotus
2 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu
3 1 (7.14%) HP
3 1 (7.14%) IDERA
3 1 (7.14%) NetApp
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle
3 1 (7.14%) Splunk
3 1 (7.14%) VMware