Period
to 24 June 2019

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 24 June 2019 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
24 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 510 498 466
Rank change year-on-year -12 -32 -30
Contract jobs citing Replication 313 389 365
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.38% 0.42% 0.43%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.16% 1.30% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 278 197
England median daily rate £450 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.09% +10.00% -1.32%
10th Percentile £288 £300 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £561
UK median daily rate £440 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +6.67% +10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 12
England median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% +125.00% -
10th Percentile £38.00 £45.00 £14.08
90th Percentile £59.00 £65.13 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £52.50 £45.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +16.67% +125.00% -

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 27,009 29,845 28,067
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 32.53% 32.61% 33.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 17,543 19,535 18,210
England median daily rate £475 £470 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +4.44% +5.88%
10th Percentile £285 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £665 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £440
% change year-on-year +5.56% +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 922 945 983
England median hourly rate £20.98 £22.50 £19.71
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.77% +14.18% -2.74%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.80 £11.25
90th Percentile £52.50 £51.25 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.86 £21.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year -4.77% +9.50% -4.76%

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019.

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 24 June 2019. 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 0 151 £460 +3.02% 7
South East +49 77 £430 -4.44% 6
North of England +8 31 £381 +5.90% 4
South West -2 30 £575 +28.49% 2
Midlands 0 19 £365 -1.35% 1
North West +11 14 £375 -1.32% 1
Yorkshire +12 10 £400 +14.29% 2
West Midlands +4 9 £388 +10.71%
East Midlands +1 9 £360 -6.49% 1
North East +9 7 - - 1
East of England -31 6 £400 -4.48% 1
Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 24 June 2019, 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.

1 178 (56.87%) SQL
2 131 (41.85%) Windows
3 120 (38.34%) SQL Server
4 115 (36.74%) Microsoft
5 95 (30.35%) Linux
6 91 (29.07%) Microsoft Azure
7 86 (27.48%) Performance Tuning
8 85 (27.16%) VMware
9 83 (26.52%) Oracle
10 70 (22.36%) Active Directory
11 67 (21.41%) Clustering
12 66 (21.09%) PowerShell
13 65 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
14 63 (20.13%) SAN
15 60 (19.17%) High Availability
16 58 (18.53%) DNS
17 57 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
17 57 (18.21%) Oracle Database
18 56 (17.89%) Security Cleared
19 55 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
20 53 (16.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 49 (15.65%) ETL
22 48 (15.34%) Windows Server
23 46 (14.70%) MySQL
24 44 (14.06%) Python
25 43 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
25 43 (13.74%) Finance
25 43 (13.74%) DevOps
26 42 (13.42%) Migration
26 42 (13.42%) Disaster Recovery

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 23 (7.35%) IIS
2 21 (6.71%) MS Exchange
3 13 (4.15%) OpenStack
4 12 (3.83%) JBoss
5 8 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (2.56%) SharePoint
6 6 (1.92%) Apache Spark
7 5 (1.60%) Apache
7 5 (1.60%) Confluence
7 5 (1.60%) Skype for Business
8 4 (1.28%) ColdFusion
8 4 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2013
8 4 (1.28%) Jetty
9 3 (0.96%) Apache Solr
9 3 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (0.64%) Oracle Application Server
10 2 (0.64%) WordPress
11 1 (0.32%) Live Communications Server
11 1 (0.32%) Oracle 10gAS
Applications
1 10 (3.19%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.60%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.32%) LightWave 3D
4 1 (0.32%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) SAP MDG
2 5 (1.60%) SAP ERP
2 5 (1.60%) SAP S/4HANA
3 2 (0.64%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) FLEXCUBE
4 1 (0.32%) NetSuite
4 1 (0.32%) Relativity
4 1 (0.32%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.32%) SAP Payroll
Cloud Services
1 91 (29.07%) Microsoft Azure
2 40 (12.78%) Amazon AWS
3 28 (8.95%) IaaS
3 28 (8.95%) Power Platform
4 27 (8.63%) PaaS
5 18 (5.75%) Office 365
6 13 (4.15%) OpenShift
7 12 (3.83%) Azure Stack
7 12 (3.83%) GitHub
8 11 (3.51%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 8 (2.56%) Cloud Computing
9 8 (2.56%) Slack
10 7 (2.24%) Azure Data Factory
10 7 (2.24%) SaaS
11 5 (1.60%) Azure Active Directory
12 4 (1.28%) Datadog
12 4 (1.28%) Google Cloud Platform
13 3 (0.96%) Mimecast
14 2 (0.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 1 (0.32%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 63 (20.13%) SAN
2 58 (18.53%) DNS
3 33 (10.54%) Firewall
4 30 (9.58%) VPN
5 25 (7.99%) DHCP
5 25 (7.99%) WAN
6 23 (7.35%) LAN
6 23 (7.35%) TCP/IP
7 19 (6.07%) NAS
8 15 (4.79%) Internet
9 14 (4.47%) VLAN
10 11 (3.51%) iSCSI
11 10 (3.19%) Reverse Proxy
12 8 (2.56%) SSL
13 7 (2.24%) Fibre Channel
14 6 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
14 6 (1.92%) Kerberos
14 6 (1.92%) Skype
15 5 (1.60%) HTTP
15 5 (1.60%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 120 (38.34%) SQL Server
2 57 (18.21%) Oracle Database
3 53 (16.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 46 (14.70%) MySQL
5 43 (13.74%) Data Warehouse
6 36 (11.50%) Relational Database
7 34 (10.86%) PostgreSQL
8 33 (10.54%) SQL Server 2008
9 31 (9.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 28 (8.95%) MongoDB
10 28 (8.95%) Power BI
11 26 (8.31%) SQL Server 2016
12 24 (7.67%) SQL Server 2012
13 22 (7.03%) Oracle Database 12c
14 20 (6.39%) SQL Server 2014
15 19 (6.07%) DB2
16 18 (5.75%) Oracle ODI
17 17 (5.43%) Oracle Database 11g
18 16 (5.11%) SQL Server 2017
19 15 (4.79%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 35 (11.18%) Git (software)
2 27 (8.63%) Jenkins
3 15 (4.79%) JIRA
4 7 (2.24%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 7 (2.24%) Subversion
5 5 (1.60%) TeamCity
6 4 (1.28%) GoCD
6 4 (1.28%) Gradle
6 4 (1.28%) IntelliJ
6 4 (1.28%) Maven
7 3 (0.96%) Team Foundation Server
8 2 (0.64%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio
8 2 (0.64%) Visual Studio Team System
9 1 (0.32%) Bitbucket
9 1 (0.32%) GitLab
9 1 (0.32%) LabVIEW
9 1 (0.32%) Vagrant
General
1 43 (13.74%) Finance
2 16 (5.11%) Banking
3 12 (3.83%) Publishing
4 9 (2.88%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.60%) Financial Institution
5 5 (1.60%) Retail
6 3 (0.96%) Manufacturing
7 2 (0.64%) Law
8 1 (0.32%) Advertising
8 1 (0.32%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.32%) Automotive
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 112 (35.78%) DBA
2 62 (19.81%) SQL DBA
3 59 (18.85%) Developer
4 47 (15.02%) Architect
5 45 (14.38%) Administrator
6 32 (10.22%) Oracle DBA
7 27 (8.63%) SQL Server DBA
8 25 (7.99%) Consultant
9 17 (5.43%) Data Warehouse Developer
9 17 (5.43%) SQL Developer
10 16 (5.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 15 (4.79%) Java Developer
11 15 (4.79%) Technical Architect
12 14 (4.47%) ETL Developer
13 13 (4.15%) Analyst
14 12 (3.83%) Oracle Data Warehouse Developer
14 12 (3.83%) Oracle Developer
15 11 (3.51%) DV Cleared DBA
15 11 (3.51%) Oracle ETL Developer
16 10 (3.19%) SAP Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 28 (8.95%) JSON
1 28 (8.95%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 25 (7.99%) XML
3 22 (7.03%) Web Services
4 16 (5.11%) Kafka
5 15 (4.79%) Middleware
6 14 (4.47%) J2EE
6 14 (4.47%) Spring
7 13 (4.15%) Node.js
7 13 (4.15%) RESTful
8 11 (3.51%) Swagger
9 10 (3.19%) .NET
9 10 (3.19%) HTML
10 9 (2.88%) React
11 7 (2.24%) REST
12 5 (1.60%) Akka
12 5 (1.60%) Java EE
12 5 (1.60%) SAP ALE
12 5 (1.60%) XHTML
13 4 (1.28%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 67 (21.41%) Clustering
2 32 (10.22%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (10.22%) Data Centre
3 15 (4.79%) Public Cloud
4 13 (4.15%) Management Information System
5 12 (3.83%) Blog
6 8 (2.56%) Microsoft Licensing
7 7 (2.24%) CMDB
8 5 (1.60%) HACMP
8 5 (1.60%) Linux Command Line
8 5 (1.60%) PKI
9 4 (1.28%) Video Conferencing
10 3 (0.96%) Handset
10 3 (0.96%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (0.96%) IVR
10 3 (0.96%) Mobile App
10 3 (0.96%) Private Cloud
10 3 (0.96%) Self-Motivation
11 2 (0.64%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.64%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 131 (41.85%) Windows
2 95 (30.35%) Linux
3 55 (17.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 48 (15.34%) Windows Server
5 38 (12.14%) Unix
6 27 (8.63%) Windows Server 2012
7 24 (7.67%) Solaris
8 20 (6.39%) Windows Server 2008
9 13 (4.15%) CentOS
10 12 (3.83%) AIX
11 11 (3.51%) Windows 10
12 10 (3.19%) SUSE
13 7 (2.24%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
13 7 (2.24%) Windows 7
14 4 (1.28%) Windows Server 2003
15 3 (0.96%) Windows XP
16 2 (0.64%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.64%) Ubuntu
16 2 (0.64%) VMS
16 2 (0.64%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (27.48%) Performance Tuning
2 60 (19.17%) High Availability
3 57 (18.21%) Agile Software Development
4 49 (15.65%) ETL
5 43 (13.74%) DevOps
6 42 (13.42%) Disaster Recovery
6 42 (13.42%) Migration
7 40 (12.78%) Business Intelligence
8 35 (11.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 34 (10.86%) Problem-Solving
10 33 (10.54%) Task Automation
11 32 (10.22%) Data Modelling
12 30 (9.58%) ETL Development
13 28 (8.95%) Scrum
14 24 (7.67%) Database Tuning
14 24 (7.67%) ITIL
15 21 (6.71%) Change Management
16 20 (6.39%) Capacity Planning
16 20 (6.39%) Configuration Management
16 20 (6.39%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 178 (56.87%) SQL
2 66 (21.09%) PowerShell
3 44 (14.06%) Python
4 36 (11.50%) Java
5 32 (10.22%) Shell Script
6 27 (8.63%) T-SQL
7 24 (7.67%) Perl
8 21 (6.71%) PL/SQL
9 19 (6.07%) Bash Shell
10 17 (5.43%) C
10 17 (5.43%) JavaScript
11 10 (3.19%) Java 8
12 8 (2.56%) C++
13 7 (2.24%) Ruby
14 6 (1.92%) PHP
15 4 (1.28%) Java 9
15 4 (1.28%) Kotlin
15 4 (1.28%) Scala
16 3 (0.96%) C#
17 2 (0.64%) AWK
Qualifications
1 56 (17.89%) Security Cleared
2 28 (8.95%) DV Cleared
2 28 (8.95%) Microsoft Certification
3 27 (8.63%) Degree
4 24 (7.67%) SC Cleared
5 10 (3.19%) MCSE
6 9 (2.88%) MCSA
7 7 (2.24%) MCITP
8 5 (1.60%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.28%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.28%) MCP
9 4 (1.28%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.96%) CCNA
10 3 (0.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (0.64%) Microsoft Certified Architect
11 2 (0.64%) RHCE
12 1 (0.32%) CCNP
12 1 (0.32%) MCDBA
12 1 (0.32%) RHCT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (4.15%) QA
2 10 (3.19%) SLA
3 7 (2.24%) Data Quality
4 6 (1.92%) GDPR
5 3 (0.96%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 70 (22.36%) Active Directory
2 65 (20.77%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (9.58%) Hyper-V
4 27 (8.63%) Docker
5 20 (6.39%) Oracle RAC
6 13 (4.15%) VMware ESXi
7 9 (2.88%) vSphere
8 8 (2.56%) NFS
9 7 (2.24%) KVM
9 7 (2.24%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.92%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 5 (1.60%) BitLocker
11 5 (1.60%) Terminal Services
11 5 (1.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
12 4 (1.28%) IAG
12 4 (1.28%) Virtual Servers
13 3 (0.96%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 3 (0.96%) RHEV
13 3 (0.96%) XenApp
14 2 (0.64%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 34 (10.86%) Ansible
2 27 (8.63%) Puppet
3 26 (8.31%) Microsoft Clustering
4 20 (6.39%) SCCM
5 13 (4.15%) Data Guard
5 13 (4.15%) Failover Clustering
5 13 (4.15%) Kubernetes
6 12 (3.83%) vRealize
7 11 (3.51%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 10 (3.19%) SCOM
9 8 (2.56%) Nagios
9 8 (2.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 6 (1.92%) Backup Exec
10 6 (1.92%) Single Sign-On
10 6 (1.92%) vMotion
11 5 (1.60%) BladeLogic
11 5 (1.60%) Kibana
11 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
11 5 (1.60%) Terraform
12 4 (1.28%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 115 (36.74%) Microsoft
2 85 (27.16%) VMware
3 83 (26.52%) Oracle
4 37 (11.82%) Cisco
4 37 (11.82%) HP
5 25 (7.99%) IBM
6 20 (6.39%) Citrix
7 18 (5.75%) EMC
7 18 (5.75%) Red Hat
7 18 (5.75%) ServiceNow
8 15 (4.79%) Veeam
9 12 (3.83%) EXASOL
9 12 (3.83%) Micro Focus
9 12 (3.83%) NetApp
9 12 (3.83%) SAP
9 12 (3.83%) Sybase
10 11 (3.51%) Tableau
10 11 (3.51%) Veritas
11 9 (2.88%) Dell
12 8 (2.56%) Meraki