The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 22 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
Buckinghamshire / Milton Keynes
3 months to
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 64 68
Rank change year-on-year -7 +4  
Contract jobs citing Replication 7 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.95% 0.15% 0.60%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.17% 0.51% 1.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 5
Median daily rate £445 - £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +3.57% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +8.10% -28.84%  

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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 221 197 309
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 30.07% 29.54% 37.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 101 161
Median daily rate £375 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.66% +20.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £254 £273 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £577 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.02% +3.53%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Median hourly rate £15.00 £10.24 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +46.55% -54.51%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.10 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £14.63 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £22.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year +9.89% +21.72%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 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 Milton Keynes

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Replication in Milton Keynes.

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Milton Keynes

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication in Milton Keynes.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 22 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for Replication.

1 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
1 6 (42.86%) Brocade
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 6 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
2 5 (35.71%) IBM XIV
2 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) LPAR
2 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
2 5 (35.71%) AIX
2 5 (35.71%) SAN
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) ITIL
5 2 (14.29%) Unix

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
2 1 (7.14%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) SAN
1 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
2 3 (21.43%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (7.14%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.14%) DB2
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (21.43%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 3 (21.43%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 2 (14.29%) Analyst
2 2 (14.29%) Storage Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) AIX Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 Administrator
3 1 (7.14%) DB2 DBA
3 1 (7.14%) DBA
3 1 (7.14%) IBM Storage Specialist
3 1 (7.14%) Virtualisation Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Consultant
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (35.71%) Data Centre
1 5 (35.71%) IBM XIV
1 5 (35.71%) LPAR
2 1 (7.14%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 5 (35.71%) AIX
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (28.57%) Linux
4 2 (14.29%) Unix
5 1 (7.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) Migration
1 6 (42.86%) Virtual Environments
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Validation
3 1 (7.14%) ITIL V2
3 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) SC Cleared
1 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 5 (35.71%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (28.57%) vSphere
4 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (7.14%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
2 2 (14.29%) vMotion
3 1 (7.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (7.14%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Brocade
1 6 (42.86%) IBM
2 5 (35.71%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
4 3 (21.43%) Oracle
4 3 (21.43%) SAP
5 2 (14.29%) Veeam
6 1 (7.14%) Fujitsu
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 1 (7.14%) NetApp
6 1 (7.14%) Red Hat