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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 393 384 369
Rank change year-on-year -9 -15  
Contract jobs citing Replication 189 259 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.53% 0.51%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.33% 1.60% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 173 146
Median daily rate £375 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £271 £289
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £495 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £350
% change year-on-year +6.61% -2.85%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 15
Median hourly rate £38.75 £17.50 £52.17
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +121.42% -66.45%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £14.90 £15.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £76.75 £21.30 £54.77
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year +11.11% -30.76%  

Replication is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 14253 16209 16371
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 33.54% 33.27% 32.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 9344 10788 10479
Median daily rate £463 £440 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.11% +3.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £273 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £615 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 440 523 587
Median hourly rate £22.00 £21.50 £18.90
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.32% +13.75%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.13 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year +8.69% +21.69%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing Replication as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -36 57 £425 +2.40% 25
North West +60 38 £363 +13.28% 2
South East +2 36 £406 +8.33% 13
North East +55 13 £310 +10.71% 1
East Midlands -1 12 £375 +11.11% 2
Yorkshire +6 9 £375 -13.99% 6
West Midlands +26 8 £350 +7.69% 3
East of England -6 7 £450 +14.28% 4
South West -6 6 - - 2
Replication
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Replication.

1 133 (36.54%) Windows
2 120 (32.97%) SQL
3 106 (29.12%) SQL Server
4 105 (28.85%) Microsoft
5 94 (25.82%) Linux
6 89 (24.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 88 (24.18%) Migration
8 70 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 69 (18.96%) Windows Server
10 68 (18.68%) Clustering
10 68 (18.68%) Active Directory
11 67 (18.41%) VMware
12 66 (18.13%) SAN
13 63 (17.31%) SC Cleared
14 56 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
15 55 (15.11%) Unix
16 53 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
17 52 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
18 51 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
19 50 (13.74%) PowerShell
19 50 (13.74%) Oracle
19 50 (13.74%) Data Centre
20 49 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
21 48 (13.19%) High Availability
22 47 (12.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
23 46 (12.64%) Hyper-V
23 46 (12.64%) DNS
24 44 (12.09%) Finance
25 42 (11.54%) ITIL
26 40 (10.99%) Cisco

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 32 (8.79%) MS Exchange
2 20 (5.49%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (5.22%) Skype for Business
4 18 (4.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (2.47%) IIS
5 9 (2.47%) SharePoint
6 8 (2.20%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.92%) Apache
7 7 (1.92%) Apache Spark
7 7 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.92%) WebSphere
8 6 (1.65%) Elasticsearch
8 6 (1.65%) WebSphere Application Server
9 5 (1.37%) Apache Pig
9 5 (1.37%) Tomcat
10 4 (1.10%) BizTalk Server
10 4 (1.10%) IBM HTTP Server
10 4 (1.10%) JBoss
10 4 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
10 4 (1.10%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (2.47%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (2.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
4 1 (0.27%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.27%) Weka
Business Applications
1 6 (1.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
3 3 (0.82%) SAP S/4HANA
4 2 (0.55%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (0.55%) SAP Retail
5 1 (0.27%) FastStats
5 1 (0.27%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.27%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
5 1 (0.27%) SAP MDG
5 1 (0.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.44%) Microsoft Azure
2 23 (6.32%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (5.22%) Office 365
4 15 (4.12%) IaaS
5 8 (2.20%) Azure Active Directory
6 6 (1.65%) GitHub
6 6 (1.65%) SaaS
7 4 (1.10%) PaaS
8 3 (0.82%) Mailgun
9 2 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.55%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (0.55%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.27%) Loggly
10 1 (0.27%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.27%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.27%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 66 (18.13%) SAN
2 46 (12.64%) DNS
3 39 (10.71%) Firewall
4 31 (8.52%) VPN
5 23 (6.32%) DHCP
6 22 (6.04%) NAS
7 19 (5.22%) TCP/IP
8 18 (4.95%) LAN
9 17 (4.67%) Fibre Channel
9 17 (4.67%) Internet
9 17 (4.67%) LDAP
10 15 (4.12%) WAN
11 12 (3.30%) Unified Communications
12 11 (3.02%) SSH
13 10 (2.75%) iSCSI
13 10 (2.75%) SMTP
14 8 (2.20%) SSL
15 7 (1.92%) Cisco ASA
15 7 (1.92%) Network Security
15 7 (1.92%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 106 (29.12%) SQL Server
2 49 (13.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 47 (12.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 37 (10.16%) MySQL
4 37 (10.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 37 (10.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 33 (9.07%) SQL Server 2012
6 25 (6.87%) Relational Database
7 24 (6.59%) SQL Server 2014
8 22 (6.04%) Data Warehouse
8 22 (6.04%) DB2
9 18 (4.95%) SQL Server 2005
10 17 (4.67%) Apache Cassandra
11 15 (4.12%) PostgreSQL
12 14 (3.85%) Oracle Database
13 13 (3.57%) RDBMS
14 12 (3.30%) MongoDB
15 11 (3.02%) Adabas
16 10 (2.75%) Hadoop
16 10 (2.75%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 17 (4.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (2.47%) Git (software)
3 7 (1.92%) JIRA
4 6 (1.65%) Eclipse
4 6 (1.65%) Subversion
5 5 (1.37%) Jenkins
5 5 (1.37%) Visual Studio
6 3 (0.82%) Gradle
6 3 (0.82%) JUnit
6 3 (0.82%) Maven
6 3 (0.82%) Selenium
7 2 (0.55%) AccuRev
7 2 (0.55%) Ant
7 2 (0.55%) Cucumber
7 2 (0.55%) Octopus Deploy
7 2 (0.55%) SoapUI
7 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
7 2 (0.55%) TeamCity
8 1 (0.27%) Grunt
General
1 44 (12.09%) Finance
2 11 (3.02%) Legal
3 10 (2.75%) Marketing
4 7 (1.92%) Banking
5 6 (1.65%) Telecoms
6 5 (1.37%) Financial Institution
6 5 (1.37%) Law
7 4 (1.10%) Advertising
7 4 (1.10%) Billing
7 4 (1.10%) Retail
8 1 (0.27%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.27%) Automotive
8 1 (0.27%) Electronics
8 1 (0.27%) French Language
8 1 (0.27%) German Language
8 1 (0.27%) Local Government
8 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 109 (29.95%) DBA
2 66 (18.13%) SQL DBA
3 64 (17.58%) Administrator
4 36 (9.89%) Architect
5 32 (8.79%) Analyst
6 31 (8.52%) Developer
6 31 (8.52%) SQL Server DBA
7 27 (7.42%) Consultant
8 19 (5.22%) MySQL DBA
9 17 (4.67%) 3rd Line Engineer
9 17 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 14 (3.85%) DB2 DBA
11 13 (3.57%) Infrastructure Specialist
12 12 (3.30%) Designer
12 12 (3.30%) Linux Administrator
12 12 (3.30%) Systems Administrator
12 12 (3.30%) Technical Architect
13 11 (3.02%) DevOps Engineer
14 10 (2.75%) Systems Engineer
15 9 (2.47%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.95%) .NET
2 11 (3.02%) Web Services
3 8 (2.20%) REST
4 7 (1.92%) Spring
4 7 (1.92%) XML
5 6 (1.65%) LAMP
5 6 (1.65%) Middleware
5 6 (1.65%) SOAP
6 5 (1.37%) ASP.NET
7 4 (1.10%) Java EE
7 4 (1.10%) MFC
7 4 (1.10%) XML Messaging
8 3 (0.82%) Classic ASP
8 3 (0.82%) CSS
8 3 (0.82%) HTML
8 3 (0.82%) jQuery
8 3 (0.82%) JSON
8 3 (0.82%) ODBC
8 3 (0.82%) WAP
8 3 (0.82%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 68 (18.68%) Clustering
2 50 (13.74%) Data Centre
3 26 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 26 (7.14%) Mainframe
4 12 (3.30%) Private Cloud
5 11 (3.02%) PKI
6 10 (2.75%) Enterprise Storage
7 9 (2.47%) Linux Command Line
7 9 (2.47%) Management Information System
8 5 (1.37%) Client/Server
8 5 (1.37%) Derivative
8 5 (1.37%) IBM XIV
8 5 (1.37%) LPAR
9 4 (1.10%) Data Structures
9 4 (1.10%) EMC VMAX
9 4 (1.10%) Hedge funds
9 4 (1.10%) HP Storage
9 4 (1.10%) IBM Mainframe
9 4 (1.10%) User Experience
9 4 (1.10%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 133 (36.54%) Windows
2 94 (25.82%) Linux
3 69 (18.96%) Windows Server
4 55 (15.11%) Unix
5 53 (14.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 52 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 37 (10.16%) Solaris
8 25 (6.87%) AIX
9 23 (6.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (6.32%) Windows Server 2003
10 18 (4.95%) CentOS
11 15 (4.12%) HPUX
12 14 (3.85%) Windows 7
13 5 (1.37%) Data ONTAP
14 4 (1.10%) SUSE
14 4 (1.10%) VMS
15 3 (0.82%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
15 3 (0.82%) Windows 10
16 2 (0.55%) Android
17 1 (0.27%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.45%) Disaster Recovery
2 88 (24.18%) Migration
3 56 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 48 (13.19%) High Availability
5 42 (11.54%) ITIL
6 28 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
6 28 (7.69%) DevOps
7 27 (7.42%) Change Management
8 25 (6.87%) Agile Software Development
9 20 (5.49%) Configuration Management
9 20 (5.49%) ETL
9 20 (5.49%) Server Building
10 16 (4.40%) Data Modelling
10 16 (4.40%) Database Mirroring
10 16 (4.40%) Virtual Environments
11 15 (4.12%) Capacity Management
11 15 (4.12%) Capacity Planning
11 15 (4.12%) Data Migration
11 15 (4.12%) Problem Management
12 14 (3.85%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 120 (32.97%) SQL
2 50 (13.74%) PowerShell
3 38 (10.44%) T-SQL
4 36 (9.89%) Java
5 26 (7.14%) Bash Shell
5 26 (7.14%) Python
6 16 (4.40%) Perl
7 15 (4.12%) Shell Script
8 12 (3.30%) VB
9 8 (2.20%) C#
9 8 (2.20%) C++
9 8 (2.20%) JavaScript
10 7 (1.92%) C
11 6 (1.65%) Korn
11 6 (1.65%) PHP
12 4 (1.10%) Ruby
13 3 (0.82%) VB6
14 2 (0.55%) AWK
14 2 (0.55%) R
14 2 (0.55%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 70 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 63 (17.31%) SC Cleared
3 20 (5.49%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (3.30%) MCSE
5 9 (2.47%) ITIL Certification
6 8 (2.20%) BPSS Clearance
6 8 (2.20%) Degree
7 6 (1.65%) CCNA
7 6 (1.65%) Cisco Certification
7 6 (1.65%) MCDBA
7 6 (1.65%) MCITP
8 5 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.10%) MySQL Certification
9 4 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (0.82%) BC Cleared
10 3 (0.82%) DBS Check
10 3 (0.82%) MCSD
11 2 (0.55%) CCIE
11 2 (0.55%) CCNP
11 2 (0.55%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.20%) QA
1 8 (2.20%) SLA
2 7 (1.92%) Data Quality
3 6 (1.65%) PMO
4 4 (1.10%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.55%) Disclosure Scotland
5 2 (0.55%) ISO 9001
5 2 (0.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.27%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
6 1 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 68 (18.68%) Active Directory
2 51 (14.01%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (12.64%) Hyper-V
4 19 (5.22%) NFS
5 18 (4.95%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (3.57%) Virtual Machines
7 11 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
7 11 (3.02%) vSphere
8 10 (2.75%) vCloud
9 8 (2.20%) Docker
9 8 (2.20%) Terminal Services
9 8 (2.20%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 7 (1.92%) Veritas File System
11 5 (1.37%) Oracle RAC
11 5 (1.37%) SRDF
12 4 (1.10%) Apache Flume
12 4 (1.10%) BitLocker
12 4 (1.10%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 4 (1.10%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 2 (0.55%) GlusterFS
Systems Management
1 26 (7.14%) SCCM
2 24 (6.59%) NetBackup
3 23 (6.32%) Puppet
4 22 (6.04%) SCOM
5 20 (5.49%) Opscode Chef
6 16 (4.40%) Nagios
7 15 (4.12%) Microsoft Clustering
8 14 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 11 (3.02%) Backup Exec
10 9 (2.47%) Ansible
10 9 (2.47%) EMC NetWorker
10 9 (2.47%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (2.20%) Galera Cluster
11 8 (2.20%) HP Data Protector
11 8 (2.20%) vCenter Server
12 7 (1.92%) Veritas Storage Foundation
12 7 (1.92%) vRealize
13 6 (1.65%) Salt
13 6 (1.65%) WSUS
14 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
Vendors
1 105 (28.85%) Microsoft
2 67 (18.41%) VMware
3 50 (13.74%) Oracle
4 40 (10.99%) Cisco
4 40 (10.99%) IBM
5 36 (9.89%) HP
6 26 (7.14%) NetApp
7 25 (6.87%) Veeam
8 24 (6.59%) Veritas
9 22 (6.04%) SAP
10 19 (5.22%) Brocade
11 17 (4.67%) Citrix
11 17 (4.67%) EMC
12 14 (3.85%) Red Hat
13 12 (3.30%) CheckPoint
13 12 (3.30%) Sun
13 12 (3.30%) Symantec
14 11 (3.02%) Software AG
15 10 (2.75%) Remedy
16 9 (2.47%) ServiceNow
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
TEKsystems
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Cititec
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Merseyside
Rullion
Posted: 6 days ago