Period
to 25 June 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 25 June 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
25 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 489 463 443
Rank change year-on-year -26 -20 -36
Contract jobs citing Replication 385 364 495
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.42% 0.43% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.23% 1.25% 1.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 275 196 328
England median daily rate £413 £375 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -1.32% -5.00%
10th Percentile £300 £263 £269
90th Percentile £538 £561 £491
UK median daily rate £413 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 12 24
England median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +125.00% - -
UK median hourly rate £45.00 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +125.00% - -23.08%

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 31,250 29,046 33,184
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 34.07% 34.40% 33.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,597 18,949 22,052
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.54%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £255
90th Percentile £669 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £455 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +1.11% +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 974 1,009 1,095
England median hourly rate £23.25 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.25% -4.76% +16.67%
10th Percentile £11.80 £11.25 £11.35
90th Percentile £52.50 £50.00 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year +9.76% -2.38% +13.51%

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 25 June 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in England over the 6 months to 25 June 2018.

Contractor 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 25 June 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 -1 195 £443 -1.01% 42
South East -41 57 £450 +16.13% 23
Midlands -3 42 £370 +5.71% 8
North of England -77 40 £360 +2.86% 14
East of England +32 39 £425 +3.03% 13
East Midlands +13 27 £385 +10.00% 5
North West -55 17 £380 +8.57% 7
West Midlands -22 15 £350 - 3
Yorkshire -27 13 £350 -10.83% 7
South West +14 12 £448 +43.20% 5
North East -5 10 £360 +16.13%
Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 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.

1 169 (43.90%) Linux
2 163 (42.34%) SQL
3 127 (32.99%) Windows
4 109 (28.31%) SQL Server
5 103 (26.75%) Microsoft
6 91 (23.64%) Finance
7 84 (21.82%) Clustering
8 81 (21.04%) VMware
9 77 (20.00%) SAN
10 76 (19.74%) Active Directory
11 72 (18.70%) Performance Tuning
12 67 (17.40%) Oracle
13 66 (17.14%) Migration
14 62 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
15 61 (15.84%) High Availability
16 59 (15.32%) MySQL
16 59 (15.32%) Python
17 58 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
18 55 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
19 54 (14.03%) Unix
20 51 (13.25%) Bash Shell
21 50 (12.99%) Cisco
22 49 (12.73%) ITIL
22 49 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
23 48 (12.47%) Configuration Management
24 47 (12.21%) MongoDB
25 46 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
25 46 (11.95%) HP
25 46 (11.95%) EMC
26 43 (11.17%) Security Cleared

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 26 (6.75%) Elasticsearch
2 22 (5.71%) SharePoint
3 19 (4.94%) MS Exchange
4 13 (3.38%) Skype for Business
5 9 (2.34%) Apache
5 9 (2.34%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (2.08%) Confluence
7 7 (1.82%) Apache Pig
7 7 (1.82%) WebSphere
8 5 (1.30%) Apache Spark
8 5 (1.30%) nginx
8 5 (1.30%) SAS
8 5 (1.30%) Tomcat
9 4 (1.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.04%) IIS
10 3 (0.78%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 3 (0.78%) Apache Solr
10 3 (0.78%) CMS
10 3 (0.78%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.78%) WebLogic
Applications
1 12 (3.12%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.04%) AutoCAD
3 4 (1.04%) Autodesk Inventor
4 3 (0.78%) SPSS
5 2 (0.52%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.26%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 1 (0.26%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 7 (1.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 6 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.04%) Unit4 Business World
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle 11i
4 3 (0.78%) Oracle EBS R12
5 2 (0.52%) Magento
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics NAV
6 1 (0.26%) Eloqua
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Applications
6 1 (0.26%) Relativity
Cloud Services
1 43 (11.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (5.71%) Office 365
4 17 (4.42%) AWS Lambda
4 17 (4.42%) Serverless
5 8 (2.08%) PaaS
6 7 (1.82%) IaaS
7 4 (1.04%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.78%) Azure Active Directory
8 3 (0.78%) Datadog
8 3 (0.78%) SaaS
8 3 (0.78%) Stackdriver
9 1 (0.26%) Akamai
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon ELB
9 1 (0.26%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.26%) G Suite
9 1 (0.26%) GitHub
9 1 (0.26%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.26%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 77 (20.00%) SAN
2 40 (10.39%) DNS
3 39 (10.13%) iSCSI
4 35 (9.09%) Firewall
5 29 (7.53%) Fibre Channel
6 28 (7.27%) DHCP
7 23 (5.97%) NAS
7 23 (5.97%) TCP/IP
8 19 (4.94%) VPN
9 18 (4.68%) WAN
10 16 (4.16%) LAN
11 13 (3.38%) FCoE
12 11 (2.86%) Kerberos
13 10 (2.60%) HTTP
13 10 (2.60%) SSL
14 9 (2.34%) Internet
15 8 (2.08%) HTTPS
15 8 (2.08%) VLAN
15 8 (2.08%) Wireless
16 7 (1.82%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 109 (28.31%) SQL Server
2 59 (15.32%) MySQL
3 47 (12.21%) MongoDB
4 35 (9.09%) Oracle Database
5 34 (8.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (8.31%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 29 (7.53%) Apache Cassandra
8 28 (7.27%) PostgreSQL
9 27 (7.01%) Data Warehouse
10 26 (6.75%) Relational Database
11 24 (6.23%) SQL Server 2008
12 21 (5.45%) DB2
12 21 (5.45%) SQL Server 2016
13 15 (3.90%) NoSQL
13 15 (3.90%) Power BI
13 15 (3.90%) SQL Server 2012
14 14 (3.64%) Hadoop
15 13 (3.38%) Big Data
15 13 (3.38%) SQL Server 2014
16 11 (2.86%) Oracle Database 12c
Development Applications
1 26 (6.75%) Git (software)
2 20 (5.19%) Jenkins
3 13 (3.38%) JIRA
4 9 (2.34%) Eclipse
4 9 (2.34%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (2.08%) Subversion
6 6 (1.56%) Maven
7 5 (1.30%) JUnit
7 5 (1.30%) Selenium
8 4 (1.04%) Bitbucket
8 4 (1.04%) DbUnit
8 4 (1.04%) HttpUnit
8 4 (1.04%) JMeter
8 4 (1.04%) XMLUnit
9 3 (0.78%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.78%) Oracle APEX
9 3 (0.78%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
9 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 3 (0.78%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 91 (23.64%) Finance
2 21 (5.45%) Banking
3 9 (2.34%) Retail
4 7 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.56%) French Language
6 5 (1.30%) German Language
7 4 (1.04%) Legal
8 3 (0.78%) Financial Institution
8 3 (0.78%) Investment Banking
8 3 (0.78%) Law
8 3 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 3 (0.78%) Marketing
8 3 (0.78%) Publishing
9 2 (0.52%) Czech Language
9 2 (0.52%) Games
9 2 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.26%) Billing
10 1 (0.26%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.26%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 127 (32.99%) DBA
2 73 (18.96%) Administrator
3 56 (14.55%) SQL DBA
4 35 (9.09%) Consultant
5 31 (8.05%) Analyst
5 31 (8.05%) MySQL DBA
6 29 (7.53%) Developer
7 23 (5.97%) Support Engineer
8 21 (5.45%) SQL Server DBA
8 21 (5.45%) Storage Engineer
9 19 (4.94%) Architect
10 18 (4.68%) MongoDB DBA
11 17 (4.42%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 17 (4.42%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 15 (3.90%) DevOps Engineer
13 14 (3.64%) Oracle DBA
14 13 (3.38%) Server Administrator
15 11 (2.86%) Infrastructure Support
16 10 (2.60%) SQL Developer
16 10 (2.60%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.68%) LAMP
2 15 (3.90%) HTML
2 15 (3.90%) JSON
2 15 (3.90%) LDAP
3 14 (3.64%) XML
4 13 (3.38%) Web Services
5 12 (3.12%) Middleware
6 10 (2.60%) .NET
7 8 (2.08%) CSS
7 8 (2.08%) SAML
8 7 (1.82%) Spring
8 7 (1.82%) Swagger
9 6 (1.56%) ActiveMQ
9 6 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 6 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
9 6 (1.56%) jQuery
10 5 (1.30%) Java EE
10 5 (1.30%) Servlets
10 5 (1.30%) Spring MVC
10 5 (1.30%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 84 (21.82%) Clustering
2 46 (11.95%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (8.57%) Data Centre
4 26 (6.75%) EMC VMAX
5 24 (6.23%) EMC VNX
6 14 (3.64%) Enterprise Storage
7 10 (2.60%) Celerra
8 9 (2.34%) HP Storage
8 9 (2.34%) HP StoreVirtual
8 9 (2.34%) Self-Motivation
9 8 (2.08%) Public Cloud
10 7 (1.82%) Computer Science
10 7 (1.82%) Management Information System
11 6 (1.56%) Client/Server
11 6 (1.56%) Device Driver
11 6 (1.56%) PKI
12 5 (1.30%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 5 (1.30%) Linux Command Line
12 5 (1.30%) NHS
12 5 (1.30%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 169 (43.90%) Linux
2 127 (32.99%) Windows
3 54 (14.03%) Unix
4 41 (10.65%) Windows Server
5 33 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 31 (8.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 28 (7.27%) Ubuntu
8 26 (6.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (5.97%) Solaris
10 22 (5.71%) CentOS
11 17 (4.42%) AIX
12 7 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (1.30%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.04%) zOS
15 3 (0.78%) Oracle Linux
15 3 (0.78%) Windows 10
15 3 (0.78%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.52%) OS/2
16 2 (0.52%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
16 2 (0.52%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (18.70%) Performance Tuning
2 66 (17.14%) Migration
3 61 (15.84%) High Availability
4 58 (15.06%) Problem-Solving
5 55 (14.29%) Capacity Planning
6 49 (12.73%) Disaster Recovery
6 49 (12.73%) ITIL
7 48 (12.47%) Configuration Management
8 40 (10.39%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (9.09%) ETL
10 34 (8.83%) Business Intelligence
11 27 (7.01%) Data Modelling
11 27 (7.01%) DevOps
12 25 (6.49%) Capacity Management
13 20 (5.19%) Analytics
14 17 (4.42%) Data Security
15 15 (3.90%) Database Tuning
15 15 (3.90%) Deployment Automation
15 15 (3.90%) Scrum
16 14 (3.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 163 (42.34%) SQL
2 59 (15.32%) Python
3 51 (13.25%) Bash Shell
4 40 (10.39%) PowerShell
5 28 (7.27%) Java
6 27 (7.01%) T-SQL
7 20 (5.19%) Shell Script
8 18 (4.68%) JavaScript
9 17 (4.42%) Perl
10 16 (4.16%) C#
11 14 (3.64%) PL/SQL
12 12 (3.12%) C
13 9 (2.34%) AWK
13 9 (2.34%) Ruby
14 8 (2.08%) Korn
14 8 (2.08%) PHP
14 8 (2.08%) VBScript
15 7 (1.82%) Scala
16 6 (1.56%) Go
17 5 (1.30%) R
Qualifications
1 43 (11.17%) Security Cleared
2 26 (6.75%) SC Cleared
3 19 (4.94%) Degree
4 16 (4.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (2.86%) MCSE
6 10 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (2.34%) DV Cleared
8 8 (2.08%) MySQL Certification
9 7 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.82%) MCSA
10 6 (1.56%) CCNA
11 4 (1.04%) Computer Science Degree
11 4 (1.04%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (0.78%) HP ASE
12 3 (0.78%) HPE ATP
12 3 (0.78%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 3 (0.78%) Oracle Certification
12 3 (0.78%) VCP5
13 2 (0.52%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (0.52%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.94%) SLA
2 17 (4.42%) QA
3 8 (2.08%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.78%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.52%) GDPR
7 1 (0.26%) PMO
7 1 (0.26%) SAS 70
System Software
1 76 (19.74%) Active Directory
2 62 (16.10%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (7.79%) NFS
4 29 (7.53%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (4.68%) Hyper-V
6 17 (4.42%) vSphere
7 15 (3.90%) Docker
8 13 (3.38%) Virtual Machines
8 13 (3.38%) XenApp
9 9 (2.34%) Oracle RAC
9 9 (2.34%) Terminal Services
10 7 (1.82%) VMware NSX
11 4 (1.04%) Apache Flume
11 4 (1.04%) HDFS
12 3 (0.78%) BitLocker
12 3 (0.78%) DFS Replication
12 3 (0.78%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 3 (0.78%) RACF
13 2 (0.52%) IAG
13 2 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 30 (7.79%) Galera Cluster
2 26 (6.75%) Ansible
3 22 (5.71%) Puppet
4 20 (5.19%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
6 18 (4.68%) SCCM
7 17 (4.42%) NetBackup
8 16 (4.16%) EMC VPLEX
8 16 (4.16%) Failover Clustering
9 14 (3.64%) vMotion
10 13 (3.38%) SCOM
11 12 (3.12%) Data Guard
11 12 (3.12%) Kubernetes
12 11 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
13 10 (2.60%) Backup Exec
13 10 (2.60%) vCenter Server
14 8 (2.08%) Nagios
14 8 (2.08%) Oracle RMAN
15 7 (1.82%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
16 6 (1.56%) HP Data Protector
Vendors
1 103 (26.75%) Microsoft
2 81 (21.04%) VMware
3 67 (17.40%) Oracle
4 50 (12.99%) Cisco
5 46 (11.95%) EMC
5 46 (11.95%) HP
6 32 (8.31%) 3PAR
6 32 (8.31%) NetApp
7 28 (7.27%) Brocade
7 28 (7.27%) IBM
8 27 (7.01%) Red Hat
9 26 (6.75%) Percona
10 24 (6.23%) Citrix
11 20 (5.19%) Dell
12 17 (4.42%) Remedy
13 15 (3.90%) Isilon
14 14 (3.64%) Symantec
14 14 (3.64%) Veritas
15 13 (3.38%) SaltStack
16 12 (3.12%) Sun