Period
to 14 December 2018

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in England. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 14 December 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
14 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 567 475 467
Rank change year-on-year -92 -8 -68
Contract jobs citing Replication 312 442 449
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.33% 0.47% 0.47%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.97% 1.38% 1.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 195 241 300
England median daily rate £440 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% +3.23% -0.64%
10th Percentile £305 £239 £275
90th Percentile £575 £520 £550
UK median daily rate £440 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% +6.67% -3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 9 10
England median hourly rate £47.75 £23.14 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +106.35% +21.79% -24.00%
10th Percentile £42.56 £14.55 £16.03
90th Percentile £55.04 £68.75 £40.45
UK median hourly rate £47.75 £23.14 £19.00
% change year-on-year +106.35% +21.79% -24.00%

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 England with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 32,072 32,126 31,757
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.42% 33.81% 33.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 21,414 21,569 20,820
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £284 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 944 911 1,125
England median hourly rate £20.25 £20.66 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.98% +3.28% +5.10%
10th Percentile £12.16 £11.25 £11.32
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.83 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £20.25 £20.92 £20.00
% change year-on-year -3.24% +4.61% +5.10%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Replication in England

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in England

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in England over the 6 months to 14 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Replication in England

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in England

Replication
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the England region over the 6 months to 14 December 2018. 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
London -53 124 £500 +19.05% 19
South East +3 85 £425 +6.25% 28
North of England -48 37 £379 +5.28% 30
South West -33 29 £483 +28.80% 6
East of England -5 26 £438 +19.86% 10
North West -17 25 £415 +12.54% 25
Midlands -44 9 £400 - 14
Yorkshire -24 7 £313 -19.35% 4
West Midlands -29 7 £400 +75.82% 8
North East -22 5 £250 -26.47% 1
East Midlands -12 2 £400 -3.03% 6
Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 14 December 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Replication.

1 122 (39.10%) SQL
2 104 (33.33%) Windows
3 103 (33.01%) Microsoft
4 84 (26.92%) Linux
5 71 (22.76%) Oracle
5 71 (22.76%) SQL Server
6 68 (21.79%) Active Directory
7 61 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
8 60 (19.23%) Web Services
9 57 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
10 55 (17.63%) DNS
10 55 (17.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 54 (17.31%) Migration
12 52 (16.67%) Firewall
12 52 (16.67%) MySQL
13 51 (16.35%) Unix
13 51 (16.35%) Finance
13 51 (16.35%) VMware
13 51 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
13 51 (16.35%) Security Cleared
14 49 (15.71%) Oracle Database
15 46 (14.74%) SAN
16 45 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
16 45 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
17 43 (13.78%) PowerShell
17 43 (13.78%) Clustering
18 41 (13.14%) Windows Server
19 40 (12.82%) DevOps
19 40 (12.82%) High Availability
20 38 (12.18%) Analytical Skills

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 17 (5.45%) Apache
2 12 (3.85%) MS Exchange
3 10 (3.21%) Tomcat
4 9 (2.88%) WebSphere
5 6 (1.92%) Apache Spark
5 6 (1.92%) Elasticsearch
5 6 (1.92%) SharePoint
6 5 (1.60%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 5 (1.60%) Cloud Foundry
7 4 (1.28%) Confluence
7 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2010
7 4 (1.28%) IIS
7 4 (1.28%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.96%) NetWeaver
8 3 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 3 (0.96%) WordPress
9 2 (0.64%) CICS
9 2 (0.64%) CMS
9 2 (0.64%) Drupal
9 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.60%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.64%) SAP CRM
1 2 (0.64%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (0.32%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.32%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
2 1 (0.32%) SAP POS DM
2 1 (0.32%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 57 (18.27%) Microsoft Azure
2 51 (16.35%) Amazon AWS
3 23 (7.37%) IaaS
4 18 (5.77%) Cloud Computing
5 15 (4.81%) Office 365
6 14 (4.49%) SaaS
7 11 (3.53%) PaaS
8 8 (2.56%) Amazon S3
8 8 (2.56%) Google Cloud Platform
9 7 (2.24%) Azure Active Directory
9 7 (2.24%) GitHub
9 7 (2.24%) Heroku
10 5 (1.60%) AWS CloudFormation
10 5 (1.60%) Dynamics 365
11 4 (1.28%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (0.96%) Akamai
12 3 (0.96%) Amazon ELB
12 3 (0.96%) Amazon EMR
12 3 (0.96%) Datadog
13 2 (0.64%) iPaaS
Communications & Networking
1 55 (17.63%) DNS
2 52 (16.67%) Firewall
3 46 (14.74%) SAN
4 36 (11.54%) TCP/IP
4 36 (11.54%) VPN
5 27 (8.65%) NAS
5 27 (8.65%) Reverse Proxy
6 23 (7.37%) Internet
7 19 (6.09%) DHCP
8 11 (3.53%) LAN
8 11 (3.53%) SSH
9 10 (3.21%) WAN
10 8 (2.56%) Kerberos
11 7 (2.24%) Network Security
11 7 (2.24%) VLAN
12 6 (1.92%) iSCSI
12 6 (1.92%) X.500
13 4 (1.28%) SSL
14 3 (0.96%) Skype
14 3 (0.96%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 71 (22.76%) SQL Server
2 52 (16.67%) MySQL
3 49 (15.71%) Oracle Database
4 36 (11.54%) Data Warehouse
5 34 (10.90%) MongoDB
6 32 (10.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 24 (7.69%) Relational Database
8 23 (7.37%) Big Data
8 23 (7.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 20 (6.41%) NoSQL
10 19 (6.09%) PostgreSQL
11 18 (5.77%) Hadoop
12 16 (5.13%) Apache Cassandra
12 16 (5.13%) OLTP
13 13 (4.17%) OLAP
14 12 (3.85%) Oracle ODI
14 12 (3.85%) Oracle OLAP
15 9 (2.88%) SQL Server 2016
15 9 (2.88%) Sybase ASE
16 8 (2.56%) Ingres
Development Applications
1 37 (11.86%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.65%) Jenkins
3 11 (3.53%) Subversion
4 8 (2.56%) Eclipse
4 8 (2.56%) Maven
5 6 (1.92%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.92%) JUnit
5 6 (1.92%) Selenium
5 6 (1.92%) Visual Studio
6 5 (1.60%) AccuRev
6 5 (1.60%) Ant
6 5 (1.60%) Cucumber
6 5 (1.60%) Gradle
6 5 (1.60%) SoapUI
7 4 (1.28%) JIRA
7 4 (1.28%) Visual Studio Team System
8 3 (0.96%) CF BOSH
8 3 (0.96%) GitLab
8 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
9 2 (0.64%) CircleCI
General
1 51 (16.35%) Finance
2 16 (5.13%) Banking
3 11 (3.53%) Manufacturing
4 9 (2.88%) Marketing
5 8 (2.56%) Financial Institution
6 7 (2.24%) Legal
6 7 (2.24%) Retail
7 5 (1.60%) Billing
8 4 (1.28%) Games
9 3 (0.96%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.64%) Advertising
10 2 (0.64%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.32%) Electronics
11 1 (0.32%) French Language
11 1 (0.32%) Front Office
11 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.32%) Military
11 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 76 (24.36%) DBA
2 54 (17.31%) Architect
3 49 (15.71%) Developer
4 29 (9.29%) Administrator
5 28 (8.97%) SQL DBA
6 25 (8.01%) Consultant
7 21 (6.73%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 17 (5.45%) DevOps Engineer
8 17 (5.45%) Solutions Architect
9 15 (4.81%) Oracle DBA
10 14 (4.49%) SQL Server DBA
11 13 (4.17%) Analyst
11 13 (4.17%) Oracle Developer
12 12 (3.85%) ETL Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Data Warehouse Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Oracle ETL Developer
13 11 (3.53%) Server Engineer
14 10 (3.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
15 9 (2.88%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 60 (19.23%) Web Services
2 22 (7.05%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 19 (6.09%) JSON
3 19 (6.09%) XML
4 11 (3.53%) Node.js
5 9 (2.88%) ActiveMQ
5 9 (2.88%) Kafka
5 9 (2.88%) LDAP
5 9 (2.88%) Middleware
5 9 (2.88%) SOAP
6 8 (2.56%) AngularJS
7 7 (2.24%) HTML
7 7 (2.24%) OAuth
7 7 (2.24%) OAuth2
7 7 (2.24%) REST
8 6 (1.92%) CSS
8 6 (1.92%) LAMP
9 5 (1.60%) .NET
9 5 (1.60%) Struts
9 5 (1.60%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 43 (13.78%) Clustering
2 38 (12.18%) Analytical Skills
3 32 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 23 (7.37%) Public Cloud
5 16 (5.13%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.85%) Enterprise Storage
6 12 (3.85%) Microsoft Licensing
7 11 (3.53%) PKI
8 9 (2.88%) Linux Command Line
8 9 (2.88%) Management Information System
9 7 (2.24%) EMC VMAX
10 6 (1.92%) Algorithms
10 6 (1.92%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.60%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.60%) Data Structures
11 5 (1.60%) EMC VNX
11 5 (1.60%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.28%) Device Driver
12 4 (1.28%) Enterprise Cloud
12 4 (1.28%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 104 (33.33%) Windows
2 84 (26.92%) Linux
3 51 (16.35%) Unix
4 41 (13.14%) Windows Server
5 28 (8.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 20 (6.41%) Solaris
7 19 (6.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (4.17%) CentOS
9 12 (3.85%) AIX
10 9 (2.88%) OpenVMS
10 9 (2.88%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (2.56%) Windows 7
12 6 (1.92%) Windows 10
13 5 (1.60%) Data ONTAP
13 5 (1.60%) Mesosphere
13 5 (1.60%) SUSE
13 5 (1.60%) Ubuntu
14 4 (1.28%) Windows 8
15 3 (0.96%) DC/OS
15 3 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.55%) Agile Software Development
2 55 (17.63%) Disaster Recovery
3 54 (17.31%) Migration
4 45 (14.42%) Performance Tuning
5 40 (12.82%) DevOps
5 40 (12.82%) High Availability
6 33 (10.58%) ETL
7 32 (10.26%) Analytics
7 32 (10.26%) Problem-Solving
8 25 (8.01%) ITIL
9 24 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
10 22 (7.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 20 (6.41%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (6.41%) Configuration Management
12 15 (4.81%) Mentoring
12 15 (4.81%) SOA
13 14 (4.49%) Data Modelling
13 14 (4.49%) Kimball Methodology
13 14 (4.49%) Storage Management
14 13 (4.17%) Dimensional Modelling
Programming Languages
1 122 (39.10%) SQL
2 43 (13.78%) PowerShell
3 37 (11.86%) Python
4 34 (10.90%) Bash Shell
5 32 (10.26%) Java
6 26 (8.33%) Shell Script
7 20 (6.41%) T-SQL
8 18 (5.77%) Ruby
9 16 (5.13%) JavaScript
9 16 (5.13%) Perl
10 10 (3.21%) C++
10 10 (3.21%) Go
11 9 (2.88%) VB
12 5 (1.60%) AWK
12 5 (1.60%) sed
13 4 (1.28%) ABAP
13 4 (1.28%) R
14 3 (0.96%) C
14 3 (0.96%) REXX
14 3 (0.96%) XPath
Qualifications
1 51 (16.35%) Security Cleared
2 25 (8.01%) Degree
2 25 (8.01%) Microsoft Certification
3 24 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 24 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 14 (4.49%) MCSE
5 10 (3.21%) MCSA
6 9 (2.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 5 (1.60%) CCNA
7 5 (1.60%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (1.28%) AWS Certification
8 4 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
8 4 (1.28%) MCP
9 3 (0.96%) Sun Certification
10 2 (0.64%) Chartered Engineer
10 2 (0.64%) ISEB
10 2 (0.64%) ISTQB
10 2 (0.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 2 (0.64%) MCITP
10 2 (0.64%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (6.09%) QA
2 5 (1.60%) Data Quality
3 3 (0.96%) SLA
System Software
1 68 (21.79%) Active Directory
2 45 (14.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (8.97%) Docker
4 22 (7.05%) VMware ESXi
5 16 (5.13%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (4.49%) Virtual Machines
7 9 (2.88%) Hyper-V
8 8 (2.56%) Virtual Desktop
8 8 (2.56%) vSphere
9 7 (2.24%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
10 6 (1.92%) NFS
11 4 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
12 3 (0.96%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 3 (0.96%) RACF
13 2 (0.64%) Firmware
13 2 (0.64%) Terminal Server
13 2 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.64%) XenDesktop
14 1 (0.32%) IAG
14 1 (0.32%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 22 (7.05%) Ansible
2 16 (5.13%) Kubernetes
3 14 (4.49%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
3 14 (4.49%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (4.49%) SCCM
4 13 (4.17%) Puppet
4 13 (4.17%) Terraform
5 12 (3.85%) Failover Clustering
6 10 (3.21%) vCenter Server
7 8 (2.56%) Nagios
7 8 (2.56%) Opsview
8 7 (2.24%) Backup Exec
8 7 (2.24%) Prometheus
9 6 (1.92%) Galera Cluster
9 6 (1.92%) NetBackup
9 6 (1.92%) OpenView
10 5 (1.60%) Data Guard
10 5 (1.60%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Clustering
10 5 (1.60%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 103 (33.01%) Microsoft
2 71 (22.76%) Oracle
3 51 (16.35%) VMware
4 26 (8.33%) HP
5 21 (6.73%) Sybase
6 18 (5.77%) Veeam
7 16 (5.13%) Cisco
8 13 (4.17%) IBM
8 13 (4.17%) SAP
9 11 (3.53%) Google
10 10 (3.21%) EMC
10 10 (3.21%) EXASOL
10 10 (3.21%) Tableau
11 9 (2.88%) Informatica
12 8 (2.56%) Alteryx
12 8 (2.56%) Dell
12 8 (2.56%) NetApp
13 7 (2.24%) Red Hat
13 7 (2.24%) Veritas
14 6 (1.92%) Brocade