Period
to 25 February 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 February 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 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 485 477 405
Rank change year-on-year -8 -72 -43
Contract jobs citing Replication 395 393 537
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.43% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.28% 1.36% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 241 243 316
England median daily rate £400 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% -
10th Percentile £280 £265 £278
90th Percentile £525 £573 £536
UK median daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year +6.67% -6.25% +3.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 29
England median hourly rate £42.50 £15.25 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +178.69% -40.20% +56.92%
10th Percentile £25.74 £13.48 £14.76
90th Percentile £67.75 £18.25 £50.60
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £15.25 £25.50
% change year-on-year +178.69% -40.20% +56.92%

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 30,832 28,976 32,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 33.55% 32.86% 32.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 20,852 19,048 21,400
England median daily rate £463 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% +2.94% +3.03%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £250
90th Percentile £663 £631 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 896 1,025 1,229
England median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%
10th Percentile £11.68 £11.32 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.75 £47.50 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.50% - +14.29%

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 February 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 February 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 February 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 +9 184 £425 -5.29% 36
South East -25 69 £388 +13.97% 26
East of England +15 47 £358 -10.63% 11
North of England -26 40 £375 +7.14% 27
Midlands +17 31 £388 +13.97% 15
South West +6 22 £363 +26.64% 10
East Midlands +11 20 £400 -1.54% 11
North West +7 19 £350 - 14
North East +48 12 £350 +2.94% 2
West Midlands +4 11 £215 -36.76% 4
Yorkshire -38 9 £375 -11.76% 11
Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 25 February 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.

1 176 (44.56%) SQL
2 160 (40.51%) Windows
3 148 (37.47%) Linux
4 112 (28.35%) Microsoft
5 111 (28.10%) SQL Server
6 100 (25.32%) VMware
7 91 (23.04%) Active Directory
7 91 (23.04%) Performance Tuning
8 84 (21.27%) SAN
9 78 (19.75%) DNS
9 78 (19.75%) Migration
10 75 (18.99%) Clustering
11 71 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
11 71 (17.97%) PowerShell
12 69 (17.47%) Oracle
13 63 (15.95%) DHCP
13 63 (15.95%) Finance
14 62 (15.70%) Hyper-V
15 61 (15.44%) HP
16 59 (14.94%) Cisco
16 59 (14.94%) High Availability
17 57 (14.43%) Windows Server
18 56 (14.18%) Unix
19 53 (13.42%) Firewall
19 53 (13.42%) Security Cleared
19 53 (13.42%) VMware ESXi
20 52 (13.16%) MongoDB
21 50 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
22 49 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
23 48 (12.15%) Amazon AWS

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 30 (7.59%) SharePoint
2 23 (5.82%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.30%) Skype for Business
4 16 (4.05%) Apache Spark
5 14 (3.54%) Elasticsearch
6 9 (2.28%) Apache Pig
7 8 (2.03%) Apache
7 8 (2.03%) Confluence
8 7 (1.77%) Exchange Server 2010
8 7 (1.77%) Tomcat
9 6 (1.52%) Cloud Foundry
9 6 (1.52%) Drupal
9 6 (1.52%) GemFire
10 4 (1.01%) Apache Solr
10 4 (1.01%) IIS
11 3 (0.76%) SAS
11 3 (0.76%) WebSphere
12 2 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2013
12 2 (0.51%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 17 (4.30%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.52%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.52%) Photoshop
3 3 (0.76%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.51%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 4 (1.01%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 2 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.51%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.25%) Relativity
3 1 (0.25%) SAP R/3
3 1 (0.25%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 48 (12.15%) Amazon AWS
2 46 (11.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 30 (7.59%) Office 365
4 11 (2.78%) PaaS
5 6 (1.52%) GitHub
6 5 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.27%) Datadog
6 5 (1.27%) IaaS
6 5 (1.27%) SaaS
7 4 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
7 4 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
8 2 (0.51%) AWS CloudFormation
8 2 (0.51%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.25%) AWS Lambda
9 1 (0.25%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.25%) Loggly
9 1 (0.25%) Mimecast
9 1 (0.25%) Sage Pay
9 1 (0.25%) Serverless
9 1 (0.25%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 84 (21.27%) SAN
2 78 (19.75%) DNS
3 63 (15.95%) DHCP
4 53 (13.42%) Firewall
5 46 (11.65%) NAS
6 38 (9.62%) iSCSI
7 34 (8.61%) WAN
8 30 (7.59%) LAN
8 30 (7.59%) TCP/IP
8 30 (7.59%) VPN
9 28 (7.09%) Fibre Channel
10 23 (5.82%) Internet
11 17 (4.30%) VoIP
12 13 (3.29%) FCoE
13 12 (3.04%) MPLS
14 11 (2.78%) SSL
15 10 (2.53%) IPsec
15 10 (2.53%) Remote Desktop
16 9 (2.28%) Kerberos
17 7 (1.77%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 111 (28.10%) SQL Server
2 52 (13.16%) MongoDB
3 44 (11.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 40 (10.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 34 (8.61%) SQL Server 2008
6 33 (8.35%) Oracle Database
7 29 (7.34%) Data Warehouse
8 26 (6.58%) SQL Server 2016
9 25 (6.33%) Relational Database
10 24 (6.08%) MySQL
11 23 (5.82%) Hadoop
12 22 (5.57%) Big Data
13 20 (5.06%) Apache Hive
14 17 (4.30%) HBase
15 16 (4.05%) SQL Server 2012
16 15 (3.80%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 14 (3.54%) Oracle Database 11g
17 14 (3.54%) RDBMS
17 14 (3.54%) Sybase ASE
18 13 (3.29%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 31 (7.85%) Jenkins
2 27 (6.84%) Git (software)
3 12 (3.04%) JIRA
4 7 (1.77%) Gradle
4 7 (1.77%) JUnit
5 6 (1.52%) Bitbucket
5 6 (1.52%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
7 3 (0.76%) Cucumber
8 2 (0.51%) Maven
8 2 (0.51%) Visual Studio
9 1 (0.25%) AccuRev
9 1 (0.25%) Ant
9 1 (0.25%) Eclipse
9 1 (0.25%) Introscope
9 1 (0.25%) Selenium
9 1 (0.25%) SoapUI
9 1 (0.25%) Subversion
9 1 (0.25%) Toad
9 1 (0.25%) Vagrant
General
1 63 (15.95%) Finance
2 33 (8.35%) Banking
3 10 (2.53%) Telecoms
4 6 (1.52%) Games
4 6 (1.52%) Investment Banking
4 6 (1.52%) Law
5 5 (1.27%) Front Office
5 5 (1.27%) Legal
5 5 (1.27%) Marketing
5 5 (1.27%) Retail
6 3 (0.76%) German Language
6 3 (0.76%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.51%) Czech Language
7 2 (0.51%) French Language
7 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.25%) Billing
8 1 (0.25%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.25%) Electronics
8 1 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 129 (32.66%) DBA
2 70 (17.72%) SQL DBA
3 51 (12.91%) Administrator
4 46 (11.65%) Consultant
5 35 (8.86%) Developer
5 35 (8.86%) SQL Server DBA
6 29 (7.34%) MongoDB DBA
7 26 (6.58%) Analyst
7 26 (6.58%) DevOps Engineer
8 24 (6.08%) Architect
9 23 (5.82%) Oracle DBA
10 20 (5.06%) Storage Engineer
10 20 (5.06%) Windows Engineer
11 19 (4.81%) Linux Engineer
12 18 (4.56%) Java Developer
13 16 (4.05%) Linux DevOps Engineer
13 16 (4.05%) Linux/Unix DevOps
14 14 (3.54%) Cisco Engineer
14 14 (3.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 12 (3.04%) Sybase DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (5.82%) LDAP
2 22 (5.57%) Web Services
3 18 (4.56%) Spring
4 14 (3.54%) Kafka
5 10 (2.53%) J2EE
5 10 (2.53%) JMS
5 10 (2.53%) JSON
5 10 (2.53%) Middleware
6 8 (2.03%) ActiveMQ
7 7 (1.77%) Oracle GoldenGate
7 7 (1.77%) RESTful
7 7 (1.77%) Spring Boot
7 7 (1.77%) X-Windows
8 6 (1.52%) .NET
8 6 (1.52%) Apache Camel
8 6 (1.52%) Elastic Stack
8 6 (1.52%) Natural Language Processing
8 6 (1.52%) Spark Streaming
8 6 (1.52%) Spring Integration
9 5 (1.27%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 75 (18.99%) Clustering
2 47 (11.90%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (11.65%) Data Centre
4 30 (7.59%) EMC VMAX
5 27 (6.84%) EMC VNX
6 14 (3.54%) Computer Science
6 14 (3.54%) Linux Command Line
7 12 (3.04%) Management Information System
7 12 (3.04%) Public Cloud
8 10 (2.53%) HP Storage
9 8 (2.03%) Device Driver
9 8 (2.03%) Video Conferencing
9 8 (2.03%) Virtual Team
10 7 (1.77%) EMC Centera
10 7 (1.77%) EMC VNXe
10 7 (1.77%) Enterprise Software
11 6 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
12 5 (1.27%) Private Cloud
13 4 (1.01%) Algorithms
13 4 (1.01%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 160 (40.51%) Windows
2 148 (37.47%) Linux
3 57 (14.43%) Windows Server
4 56 (14.18%) Unix
5 50 (12.66%) Windows Server 2012
6 43 (10.89%) Windows Server 2008
7 36 (9.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 33 (8.35%) CentOS
9 30 (7.59%) Ubuntu
10 28 (7.09%) Windows Server 2003
11 25 (6.33%) Solaris
12 18 (4.56%) AIX
13 7 (1.77%) Data ONTAP
13 7 (1.77%) Windows 2000
14 2 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
14 2 (0.51%) SUSE
14 2 (0.51%) Windows 10
14 2 (0.51%) zOS
15 1 (0.25%) VME
15 1 (0.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 91 (23.04%) Performance Tuning
2 78 (19.75%) Migration
3 59 (14.94%) High Availability
4 49 (12.41%) Disaster Recovery
5 42 (10.63%) Agile Software Development
5 42 (10.63%) DevOps
6 40 (10.13%) ITIL
7 31 (7.85%) Configuration Management
8 30 (7.59%) ETL
9 29 (7.34%) Business Intelligence
10 28 (7.09%) Performance Monitoring
11 23 (5.82%) Capacity Management
11 23 (5.82%) Change Management
12 21 (5.32%) Open Source
12 21 (5.32%) Root Cause Analysis
13 19 (4.81%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (4.81%) Problem Management
13 19 (4.81%) Scrum
14 18 (4.56%) Data Migration
14 18 (4.56%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 176 (44.56%) SQL
2 71 (17.97%) PowerShell
3 41 (10.38%) T-SQL
4 40 (10.13%) Bash Shell
5 39 (9.87%) Java
6 33 (8.35%) Python
7 23 (5.82%) Shell Script
8 17 (4.30%) VBScript
9 16 (4.05%) Perl
10 12 (3.04%) C#
11 11 (2.78%) PL/SQL
12 10 (2.53%) Scala
13 9 (2.28%) Go
14 8 (2.03%) JavaScript
14 8 (2.03%) Korn
15 7 (1.77%) R
16 6 (1.52%) Groovy
16 6 (1.52%) Ruby
17 4 (1.01%) C
18 3 (0.76%) F#
Qualifications
1 53 (13.42%) Security Cleared
2 37 (9.37%) SC Cleared
3 36 (9.11%) Degree
4 25 (6.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 17 (4.30%) MCSE
5 17 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (3.04%) MCSA
7 10 (2.53%) Computer Science Degree
7 10 (2.53%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (2.03%) DV Cleared
9 5 (1.27%) MCITP
10 3 (0.76%) CCNA
10 3 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.51%) CCA
11 2 (0.51%) CCIE
11 2 (0.51%) CCNP
11 2 (0.51%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.51%) JNCIA
12 1 (0.25%) MCDBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (5.06%) QA
2 9 (2.28%) SLA
3 7 (1.77%) PMO
4 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.25%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.25%) SAS 70
System Software
1 91 (23.04%) Active Directory
2 71 (17.97%) VMware Infrastructure
3 62 (15.70%) Hyper-V
4 53 (13.42%) VMware ESXi
5 23 (5.82%) NFS
6 20 (5.06%) Terminal Services
6 20 (5.06%) vSphere
7 18 (4.56%) Docker
8 14 (3.54%) XenApp
9 12 (3.04%) Samba
10 10 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
11 9 (2.28%) BitLocker
11 9 (2.28%) HDFS
12 8 (2.03%) Firmware
12 8 (2.03%) Oracle RAC
13 7 (1.77%) Apache Flume
13 7 (1.77%) SRDF
13 7 (1.77%) Veritas Volume Manager
14 6 (1.52%) Apache ZooKeeper
15 3 (0.76%) IAG
Systems Management
1 30 (7.59%) SCOM
2 26 (6.58%) SCCM
3 23 (5.82%) EMC VPLEX
4 21 (5.32%) Opscode Chef
5 19 (4.81%) NetBackup
6 18 (4.56%) Backup Exec
7 16 (4.05%) Microsoft Clustering
8 14 (3.54%) HP Data Protector
9 12 (3.04%) Ansible
9 12 (3.04%) Puppet
9 12 (3.04%) WMI
10 10 (2.53%) Data Guard
10 10 (2.53%) Galera Cluster
10 10 (2.53%) Nagios
10 10 (2.53%) Norton AntiVirus
10 10 (2.53%) Single Sign-On
10 10 (2.53%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 10 (2.53%) vMotion
11 9 (2.28%) McAfee ePO
12 8 (2.03%) Icinga
Vendors
1 112 (28.35%) Microsoft
2 100 (25.32%) VMware
3 69 (17.47%) Oracle
4 61 (15.44%) HP
5 59 (14.94%) Cisco
6 39 (9.87%) 3PAR
7 38 (9.62%) NetApp
8 37 (9.37%) EMC
9 35 (8.86%) Red Hat
10 30 (7.59%) Veritas
11 28 (7.09%) Brocade
12 25 (6.33%) IBM
13 22 (5.57%) Citrix
13 22 (5.57%) SolarWinds
14 20 (5.06%) Dell
15 18 (4.56%) Juniper
15 18 (4.56%) Sybase
16 17 (4.30%) Symantec
17 14 (3.54%) EqualLogic
17 14 (3.54%) Splunk