The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Reading. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 30 March 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
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 58 64 66
Rank change year-on-year +6 +2  
Contract jobs citing Replication 2 12 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.31% 1.18% 0.99%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.94% 4.38% 4.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 8
Median daily rate £350 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +9.37%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £375 £345
% change year-on-year -4.66% +8.69%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £63.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -40.19% +56.92%  

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 Reading with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 213 274 244
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 32.67% 26.94% 24.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 104 156 121
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £285 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 13 7
Median hourly rate £15.00 £59.33 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -74.71% +212.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.33 £63.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -21.56% +37.83%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 Reading

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Reading

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Replication.

1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) MBA
4 1 (14.29%) VMware
4 1 (14.29%) Clustering
4 1 (14.29%) Teradata
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
4 1 (14.29%) Finance
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco
4 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) SAN
1 1 (14.29%) VoLTE
1 1 (14.29%) VoWiFi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Database
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2012
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2014
2 1 (14.29%) Big Data
2 1 (14.29%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (14.29%) Hadoop
2 1 (14.29%) OLAP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Banking
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) DBA
1 4 (57.14%) SQL DBA
2 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Developer
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server DBA
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Core Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Information Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Lead Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Test Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Voice Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Clustering
1 1 (14.29%) Data Centre
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) High Availability
2 3 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) Business Intelligence
2 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (42.86%) Scrum
3 2 (28.57%) Validation
4 1 (14.29%) Analytics
4 1 (14.29%) Business Transformation
4 1 (14.29%) Capacity Management
4 1 (14.29%) Data Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) ETL
4 1 (14.29%) Information Management
4 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Performance Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 4 (57.14%) SQL
1 4 (57.14%) T-SQL
2 3 (42.86%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 1 (14.29%) MBA
3 1 (14.29%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) Cisco
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp
3 1 (14.29%) Teradata
3 1 (14.29%) VMware