Period
to

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 17 May 2022 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
17 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 433 466 471
Rank change year-on-year +33 +5 +88
Contract jobs citing Replication 362 158 146
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.51% 0.35% 0.33%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 1.12% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 246 99 97
10th Percentile £375 £300 £300
25th Percentile £420 £375 £368
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £438
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +8.57% -2.78%
75th Percentile £575 £583 £475
90th Percentile £638 £648 £555
UK median daily rate £525 £475 £431
% change year-on-year +10.53% +10.14% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 5
10th Percentile £45.38 £58.00 £16.65
25th Percentile £45.94 £65.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate £48.75 £65.54 £47.50
Median % change year-on-year -25.62% +37.98% +1.60%
75th Percentile £53.89 £73.45 £56.50
90th Percentile £60.88 - £57.40
UK median hourly rate £65.54 £65.77 £49.23
% change year-on-year -0.35% +33.60% +5.30%

Replication is in the General and Transferable 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 Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 22,728 14,109 13,417
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.33% 31.15% 29.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,263 9,440 8,881
10th Percentile £310 £285 £256
25th Percentile £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
75th Percentile £675 £606 £600
90th Percentile £775 £700 £700
UK median daily rate £550 £500 £475
% change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 646 556 548
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.48 £12.61
25th Percentile £17.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate £26.99 £26.00 £21.57
Median % change year-on-year +3.81% +20.54% +2.71%
75th Percentile £49.71 £47.50 £44.25
90th Percentile £67.50 £59.88 £53.00
UK median hourly rate £27.50 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +5.77% +15.56% +9.76%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Replication in England

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Replication in England

Replication
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Replication in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for Replication in England

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Replication in England

Replication
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Replication in England over the 6 months to 17 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram 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 17 May 2022. 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
Jobs
London -47 169 £540 +9.09% 22
South East -10 55 £550 +12.82% 5
North of England -10 47 £500 +15.94% 19
East of England -4 33 £425 +13.33% 8
North West -26 19 £550 +1000.00% 9
Midlands -31 16 £325 - 7
North East +2 15 £525 - 3
South West -27 15 £488 +10.80% 7
Yorkshire - 13 £450 - 7
East Midlands -11 8 £438 +34.62% 5
West Midlands -34 8 £310 +5.98% 2
Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 17 May 2022, 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.

1 169 (46.69%) Windows
2 153 (42.27%) Microsoft
3 129 (35.64%) SQL
4 128 (35.36%) Azure
5 121 (33.43%) Active Directory
6 112 (30.94%) Linux
7 111 (30.66%) VMware
8 102 (28.18%) DNS
9 97 (26.80%) SQL Server
10 94 (25.97%) Oracle
10 94 (25.97%) Security Cleared
11 88 (24.31%) AWS
11 88 (24.31%) Windows Server
12 82 (22.65%) VMware Infrastructure
13 81 (22.38%) Migration
14 77 (21.27%) Social Skills
15 74 (20.44%) Performance Tuning
16 71 (19.61%) PowerShell
17 70 (19.34%) SC Cleared
18 66 (18.23%) DHCP
19 65 (17.96%) Clustering
20 64 (17.68%) ITIL
21 63 (17.40%) SLA
21 63 (17.40%) Change Management
22 60 (16.57%) Agile
23 59 (16.30%) DevOps
24 58 (16.02%) Finance
25 56 (15.47%) Microsoft 365
26 51 (14.09%) PaaS
27 50 (13.81%) Oracle Database

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 28 (7.73%) Skype for Business
2 21 (5.80%) SharePoint
3 20 (5.52%) Exchange Server 2013
4 19 (5.25%) Confluence
5 16 (4.42%) MS Exchange
6 10 (2.76%) Tomcat
7 8 (2.21%) Apache
7 8 (2.21%) Apache Spark
7 8 (2.21%) WebLogic
8 6 (1.66%) IBM Domino
9 3 (0.83%) IIS
9 3 (0.83%) JBoss
10 2 (0.55%) Elasticsearch
11 1 (0.28%) Adobe Experience Manager
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 13 (3.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 9 (2.49%) MS Visio
3 8 (2.21%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 4 (1.10%) Oracle Applications
2 3 (0.83%) SAP CRM
2 3 (0.83%) SAP IS-U
2 3 (0.83%) SAP MDG
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
3 2 (0.55%) Oracle Financials
3 2 (0.55%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.55%) Sentinel
4 1 (0.28%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.28%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.28%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 128 (35.36%) Azure
2 88 (24.31%) AWS
3 56 (15.47%) Microsoft 365
4 51 (14.09%) PaaS
5 49 (13.54%) IaaS
6 43 (11.88%) Azure Active Directory
7 28 (7.73%) Amazon S3
8 25 (6.91%) GitHub
9 20 (5.52%) GCP
10 13 (3.59%) Amazon EC2
11 12 (3.31%) Power Platform
11 12 (3.31%) SaaS
12 10 (2.76%) Nutanix
12 10 (2.76%) Rubrik
13 9 (2.49%) AWS Lambda
13 9 (2.49%) Cloud Computing
14 8 (2.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
14 8 (2.21%) OneDrive
14 8 (2.21%) Route 53
14 8 (2.21%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (28.18%) DNS
2 66 (18.23%) DHCP
3 41 (11.33%) SAN
4 36 (9.94%) Kerberos
5 28 (7.73%) Skype
6 19 (5.25%) Firewall
7 16 (4.42%) TCP/IP
8 13 (3.59%) X.500
9 11 (3.04%) LAN
10 10 (2.76%) VSAN
11 9 (2.49%) Intrusion Detection
11 9 (2.49%) iSCSI
11 9 (2.49%) WAN
12 7 (1.93%) NAS
12 7 (1.93%) NetScaler
12 7 (1.93%) Network Security
13 6 (1.66%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 6 (1.66%) Junos
13 6 (1.66%) Remote Desktop
14 5 (1.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (26.80%) SQL Server
2 50 (13.81%) Oracle Database
3 34 (9.39%) PostgreSQL
4 31 (8.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 30 (8.29%) MySQL
6 21 (5.80%) NoSQL
7 17 (4.70%) Data Warehouse
7 17 (4.70%) Relational Database
8 15 (4.14%) MongoDB
9 14 (3.87%) Big Data
10 13 (3.59%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (3.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 11 (3.04%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 10 (2.76%) Amazon RDS
13 10 (2.76%) MariaDB
13 10 (2.76%) RDBMS
14 9 (2.49%) Apache Hive
15 8 (2.21%) Azure SQL Database
15 8 (2.21%) Oracle Exadata
16 7 (1.93%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 28 (7.73%) Git (software)
1 28 (7.73%) JIRA
2 20 (5.52%) Subversion
3 16 (4.42%) Jenkins
4 14 (3.87%) TeamCity
5 8 (2.21%) JUnit
6 5 (1.38%) Cucumber
7 4 (1.10%) Maven
7 4 (1.10%) Mockito
7 4 (1.10%) Selenium
7 4 (1.10%) Serena SBM
7 4 (1.10%) Sonatype Nexus
7 4 (1.10%) Spinnaker
7 4 (1.10%) TestNG
8 3 (0.83%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.83%) Crucible
8 3 (0.83%) FishEye
8 3 (0.83%) Toad
9 2 (0.55%) Oracle Forms
9 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 77 (21.27%) Social Skills
2 58 (16.02%) Finance
3 44 (12.15%) Banking
4 38 (10.50%) Analytical Skills
5 36 (9.94%) Public Sector
6 14 (3.87%) Investment Banking
7 7 (1.93%) Financial Institution
8 5 (1.38%) Documentation Skills
8 5 (1.38%) Organisational Skills
8 5 (1.38%) Presentation Skills
9 4 (1.10%) Retail
10 3 (0.83%) Aviation
10 3 (0.83%) Influencing Skills
10 3 (0.83%) Legal
10 3 (0.83%) Local Government
11 2 (0.55%) Marketing
11 2 (0.55%) Telecoms
12 1 (0.28%) Billing
12 1 (0.28%) Electronics
12 1 (0.28%) International Banking
Job Titles
1 75 (20.72%) DBA
2 42 (11.60%) Administrator
2 42 (11.60%) Architect
3 32 (8.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 32 (8.84%) Oracle DBA
4 30 (8.29%) Cloud Engineer
5 26 (7.18%) Developer
6 25 (6.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 22 (6.08%) Applications Engineer
7 22 (6.08%) Consultant
8 17 (4.70%) SQL DBA
9 15 (4.14%) Analyst
9 15 (4.14%) Azure Engineer
10 13 (3.59%) Storage Engineer
11 12 (3.31%) Senior DBA
11 12 (3.31%) SQL Server DBA
12 11 (3.04%) Sybase DBA
13 10 (2.76%) SC Cleared DBA
13 10 (2.76%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
14 9 (2.49%) Antivirus Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (10.50%) LDAP
2 30 (8.29%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 16 (4.42%) REST
4 14 (3.87%) Middleware
5 11 (3.04%) Spring
6 9 (2.49%) JSON
6 9 (2.49%) Node.js
7 8 (2.21%) Kafka
7 8 (2.21%) Web Services
8 7 (1.93%) Spring Boot
9 6 (1.66%) OAuth
10 5 (1.38%) .NET
10 5 (1.38%) ADO
10 5 (1.38%) CSS
10 5 (1.38%) PySpark
10 5 (1.38%) RESTful
10 5 (1.38%) SAML
10 5 (1.38%) SOAP
10 5 (1.38%) Spring Cloud
10 5 (1.38%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 65 (17.96%) Clustering
2 49 (13.54%) PKI
3 28 (7.73%) Data Centre
4 12 (3.31%) CESG
4 12 (3.31%) Self-Motivation
5 11 (3.04%) Private Cloud
6 10 (2.76%) Hybrid Cloud
7 9 (2.49%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (2.49%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.49%) Public Cloud
8 8 (2.21%) Enterprise Software
9 7 (1.93%) CMDB
10 6 (1.66%) User Experience
11 5 (1.38%) Analytical Mindset
11 5 (1.38%) Cloud Native
11 5 (1.38%) Derivative
11 5 (1.38%) Learning Management System
11 5 (1.38%) NHS
11 5 (1.38%) Reinsurance
11 5 (1.38%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 169 (46.69%) Windows
2 112 (30.94%) Linux
3 88 (24.31%) Windows Server
4 41 (11.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 40 (11.05%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (8.01%) Windows Server 2019
7 26 (7.18%) Windows Server 2016
8 18 (4.97%) Unix
9 16 (4.42%) Solaris
9 16 (4.42%) Windows 10
10 14 (3.87%) Windows Server 2008
11 11 (3.04%) Oracle Linux
12 8 (2.21%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.38%) SUSE
14 4 (1.10%) Debian
14 4 (1.10%) Windows 2000 Server
14 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.83%) Data ONTAP
15 3 (0.83%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.55%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (22.38%) Migration
2 74 (20.44%) Performance Tuning
3 64 (17.68%) ITIL
4 63 (17.40%) Change Management
5 60 (16.57%) Agile
6 59 (16.30%) DevOps
7 46 (12.71%) Problem-Solving
8 45 (12.43%) Disaster Recovery
8 45 (12.43%) High Availability
9 40 (11.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 39 (10.77%) Identity Management
11 36 (9.94%) CI/CD
12 31 (8.56%) Incident Management
13 28 (7.73%) Infrastructure as Code
13 28 (7.73%) Mentoring
14 26 (7.18%) Data Migration
15 25 (6.91%) Storage Management
16 21 (5.80%) Project Delivery
16 21 (5.80%) Server Management
17 20 (5.52%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 129 (35.64%) SQL
2 71 (19.61%) PowerShell
3 41 (11.33%) Python
4 32 (8.84%) T-SQL
5 24 (6.63%) Shell Script
6 19 (5.25%) Bash
7 16 (4.42%) Java
8 14 (3.87%) PL/SQL
9 11 (3.04%) C#
10 10 (2.76%) Perl
11 9 (2.49%) JavaScript
11 9 (2.49%) VBA
12 7 (1.93%) Korn
13 6 (1.66%) C
13 6 (1.66%) R
13 6 (1.66%) Scala
14 5 (1.38%) C++
15 4 (1.10%) ABAP
15 4 (1.10%) Ruby
16 3 (0.83%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 94 (25.97%) Security Cleared
2 70 (19.34%) SC Cleared
3 36 (9.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (6.08%) MCSE
5 13 (3.59%) Oracle Certification
6 12 (3.31%) OCP
7 10 (2.76%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 9 (2.49%) Cisco Certification
8 9 (2.49%) Degree
8 9 (2.49%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.66%) CCNA
9 6 (1.66%) JNCIA
10 5 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 4 (1.10%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.83%) BPSS Clearance
12 3 (0.83%) CAPM
12 3 (0.83%) CCIE
12 3 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.83%) PMI Certification
12 3 (0.83%) Server+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 63 (17.40%) SLA
2 14 (3.87%) GDPR
3 12 (3.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 9 (2.49%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.55%) QA
7 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 121 (33.43%) Active Directory
2 82 (22.65%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (12.98%) vSphere
4 46 (12.71%) Hyper-V
5 36 (9.94%) Oracle RAC
6 33 (9.12%) Virtual Machines
7 21 (5.80%) VMware ESXi
8 13 (3.59%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
9 11 (3.04%) Docker
9 11 (3.04%) Firmware
10 10 (2.76%) NFS
11 7 (1.93%) XenApp
12 6 (1.66%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 6 (1.66%) Veritas Cluster Server
12 6 (1.66%) Veritas Volume Manager
13 4 (1.10%) DFS Replication
14 2 (0.55%) Apache Flume
14 2 (0.55%) HDFS
14 2 (0.55%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.55%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 43 (11.88%) Ansible
2 41 (11.33%) Data Guard
3 38 (10.50%) SCCM
4 35 (9.67%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 34 (9.39%) Terraform
6 22 (6.08%) Microsoft Intune
7 20 (5.52%) SCVMM
8 17 (4.70%) Failover Clustering
9 16 (4.42%) McAfee ePO
9 16 (4.42%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 15 (4.14%) Microsoft Clustering
11 12 (3.31%) PowerCLI
11 12 (3.31%) vCenter Server
12 11 (3.04%) Control-M
13 10 (2.76%) EMC NetWorker
13 10 (2.76%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
13 10 (2.76%) QRadar
13 10 (2.76%) vRealize
14 9 (2.49%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 9 (2.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 153 (42.27%) Microsoft
2 111 (30.66%) VMware
3 94 (25.97%) Oracle
4 36 (9.94%) Red Hat
4 36 (9.94%) Veeam
5 35 (9.67%) Cisco
6 31 (8.56%) IBM
7 25 (6.91%) ServiceNow
7 25 (6.91%) Sybase
8 23 (6.35%) Dell
8 23 (6.35%) NetApp
9 21 (5.80%) Citrix
9 21 (5.80%) SAP
10 19 (5.25%) EMC
11 18 (4.97%) McAfee
12 13 (3.59%) CyberArk
12 13 (3.59%) Isilon
13 12 (3.31%) Sun
14 11 (3.04%) Forcepoint
14 11 (3.04%) Zerto