Period
to 17 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 17 November 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
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 297 282 272
Rank change year-on-year -15 -10 +13
Contract jobs citing Replication 80 101 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.47% 0.60% 0.63%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.65% 2.03% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 73 69
South East median daily rate £400 £340 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +17.65% -9.33% -7.69%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £194
90th Percentile £475 £475 £488
England median daily rate £400 £375 £390
% change year-on-year +6.67% -3.85% -2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 10 13
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -10.00% -50.00%
10th Percentile £13.91 £16.03 £12.36
90th Percentile £24.42 £30.16 £34.50
England median hourly rate £23.14 £18.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year +28.56% -30.10% -0.96%

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 4860 4982 5994
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 28.85% 29.70% 30.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 2851 2868 3461
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.90% +8.45%
10th Percentile £220 £225 £225
90th Percentile £563 £575 £525
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 230 293 324
South East median hourly rate £20.00 £23.50 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.89% +23.49% +12.87%
10th Percentile £10.73 £12.00 £11.29
90th Percentile £47.63 £53.75 £47.83
England median hourly rate £20.50 £20.67 £19.03
% change year-on-year -0.82% +8.62% +5.72%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in the South East

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in the South East

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Replication in the South East

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in the South East

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 November 2017. 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
Thames Valley 0 45 £388 -4.62%
Berkshire +11 28 £400 +3.23%
Hampshire -10 28 £450 +32.35% 2
Oxfordshire +10 12 £375 -16.67%
Surrey -22 7 £425 +11.48% 2
Buckinghamshire -27 5 £338 -20.59%
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 South East region with a requirement for Replication.

1 42 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 31 (38.75%) Windows
3 27 (33.75%) SQL
4 24 (30.00%) Degree
5 22 (27.50%) VMware
6 20 (25.00%) Linux
6 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 20 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
6 20 (25.00%) Windows Server
7 19 (23.75%) DNS
7 19 (23.75%) SCCM
7 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
8 18 (22.50%) ITIL
9 16 (20.00%) ETL
9 16 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
9 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
10 15 (18.75%) QA
10 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (18.75%) Shell Script
10 15 (18.75%) Unix
10 15 (18.75%) Java
11 14 (17.50%) OLTP
11 14 (17.50%) McAfee
11 14 (17.50%) Red Hat
11 14 (17.50%) Clustering
11 14 (17.50%) Scrum
11 14 (17.50%) Validation
11 14 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 14 (17.50%) PaaS
11 14 (17.50%) McAfee ePO

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 13 (16.25%) Apache
1 13 (16.25%) Apache Spark
1 13 (16.25%) Cloud Foundry
1 13 (16.25%) GemFire
1 13 (16.25%) Tomcat
2 6 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.75%) Skype for Business
4 2 (2.50%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.25%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.25%) IBM Domino
5 1 (1.25%) IIS
5 1 (1.25%) OpenStack
Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 6 (7.50%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (11.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.25%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (1.25%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.25%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 14 (17.50%) PaaS
2 13 (16.25%) GitHub
3 11 (13.75%) Office 365
4 9 (11.25%) Amazon AWS
5 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (3.75%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (3.75%) SaaS
7 1 (1.25%) IaaS
7 1 (1.25%) IBM Cloud
7 1 (1.25%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 19 (23.75%) DNS
2 11 (13.75%) DHCP
2 11 (13.75%) Firewall
3 10 (12.50%) Remote Desktop
3 10 (12.50%) SAN
3 10 (12.50%) TCP/IP
4 9 (11.25%) Kerberos
4 9 (11.25%) LDAP
5 7 (8.75%) VPN
6 5 (6.25%) LAN
6 5 (6.25%) NAS
7 4 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (5.00%) Internet
7 4 (5.00%) Reverse Proxy
7 4 (5.00%) WAN
8 2 (2.50%) FCoE
8 2 (2.50%) PSTN
8 2 (2.50%) Skype
8 2 (2.50%) SMTP
8 2 (2.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (17.50%) OLTP
2 13 (16.25%) Apache Hive
2 13 (16.25%) Hadoop
2 13 (16.25%) HBase
3 12 (15.00%) SQL Server
4 11 (13.75%) Big Data
5 7 (8.75%) Oracle Database
6 6 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 4 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (3.75%) Oracle Database 12c
10 2 (2.50%) MySQL
10 2 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 1 (1.25%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (1.25%) DB2
11 1 (1.25%) OLAP
11 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 10g
11 1 (1.25%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 14 (17.50%) Jenkins
2 13 (16.25%) Git (software)
2 13 (16.25%) Gradle
2 13 (16.25%) IntelliJ
2 13 (16.25%) JUnit
3 1 (1.25%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.25%) JIRA
3 1 (1.25%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.25%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (11.25%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.50%) Marketing
3 1 (1.25%) Advertising
3 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.25%) Publishing
3 1 (1.25%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (18.75%) Developer
2 14 (17.50%) Analyst
3 12 (15.00%) Java Developer
4 10 (12.50%) DBA
4 10 (12.50%) SCCM Engineer
4 10 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 10 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
5 7 (8.75%) Big Data Developer
6 6 (7.50%) Consultant
6 6 (7.50%) SQL DBA
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Technical Services Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Architect
7 5 (6.25%) ITIL Process Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Process Analyst
7 5 (6.25%) Remedy Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) ITSM Analyst
8 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (16.25%) Apache Camel
1 13 (16.25%) J2EE
1 13 (16.25%) JSON
1 13 (16.25%) Kafka
1 13 (16.25%) Middleware
1 13 (16.25%) RESTful
1 13 (16.25%) Spark Streaming
1 13 (16.25%) Spring
1 13 (16.25%) Spring Boot
1 13 (16.25%) Spring Integration
1 13 (16.25%) Web Services
2 2 (2.50%) Oracle GoldenGate
2 2 (2.50%) XML
3 1 (1.25%) .NET
3 1 (1.25%) EDI
3 1 (1.25%) MFC
3 1 (1.25%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (17.50%) Clustering
2 13 (16.25%) Linux Command Line
2 13 (16.25%) Virtual Team
3 11 (13.75%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (10.00%) Computer Science
5 7 (8.75%) Data Centre
6 4 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.75%) FlexPod
7 3 (3.75%) VxBlock/Vblock
8 2 (2.50%) EMC VNX
8 2 (2.50%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (2.50%) IBM XIV
8 2 (2.50%) iPad
8 2 (2.50%) iPhone
8 2 (2.50%) LPAR
8 2 (2.50%) Management Information System
8 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Licensing
8 2 (2.50%) Private Cloud
8 2 (2.50%) User Experience
9 1 (1.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 31 (38.75%) Windows
2 20 (25.00%) Linux
2 20 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 15 (18.75%) Unix
4 14 (17.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (8.75%) Windows 7
7 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (5.00%) Windows 10
9 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (3.75%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.50%) AIX
10 2 (2.50%) Windows 8
10 2 (2.50%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.25%) CentOS
11 1 (1.25%) Solaris
11 1 (1.25%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 18 (22.50%) ITIL
3 16 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 16 (20.00%) ETL
4 15 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (17.50%) Scrum
5 14 (17.50%) Validation
6 13 (16.25%) Acceptance Criteria
6 13 (16.25%) Benchmarking
6 13 (16.25%) MapReduce
6 13 (16.25%) System Testing
6 13 (16.25%) TDD
6 13 (16.25%) Unit Testing
6 13 (16.25%) User Stories
7 10 (12.50%) ITSM
8 9 (11.25%) Mobile Device Management
9 8 (10.00%) Change Management
9 8 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 7 (8.75%) Asset Management
10 7 (8.75%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (33.75%) SQL
2 16 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 15 (18.75%) Java
3 15 (18.75%) Shell Script
4 5 (6.25%) T-SQL
5 4 (5.00%) VBScript
6 3 (3.75%) Bash Shell
7 2 (2.50%) Bourne shell
7 2 (2.50%) Korn
8 1 (1.25%) C++
8 1 (1.25%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.25%) Python
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Degree
2 10 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 7 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 6 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
4 6 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 2 (2.50%) CCENT
7 2 (2.50%) CCNA
7 2 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.50%) MCSA
7 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.25%) A+ Certification
8 1 (1.25%) MCDST
8 1 (1.25%) MCSE
8 1 (1.25%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (18.75%) QA
2 4 (5.00%) SLA
3 2 (2.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 20 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 19 (23.75%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (16.25%) Apache ZooKeeper
3 13 (16.25%) HDFS
4 12 (15.00%) Hyper-V
5 7 (8.75%) vSphere
6 4 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (2.50%) DFS Replication
7 2 (2.50%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 2 (2.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (2.50%) Virtual Machines
8 1 (1.25%) Docker
8 1 (1.25%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.25%) vCloud
8 1 (1.25%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 19 (23.75%) SCCM
2 14 (17.50%) McAfee ePO
3 13 (16.25%) SCOM
4 4 (5.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 4 (5.00%) WSUS
5 2 (2.50%) EMC VPLEX
5 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 2 (2.50%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (2.50%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.25%) Ansible
6 1 (1.25%) CFEngine
6 1 (1.25%) Failover Clustering
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (1.25%) Puppet
6 1 (1.25%) SCDPM
6 1 (1.25%) SCOrch
6 1 (1.25%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.25%) vCenter Server
6 1 (1.25%) vMotion
6 1 (1.25%) vRealize
Vendors
1 42 (52.50%) Microsoft
2 22 (27.50%) VMware
3 14 (17.50%) McAfee
3 14 (17.50%) Red Hat
4 9 (11.25%) HP
4 9 (11.25%) Remedy
5 8 (10.00%) Cisco
5 8 (10.00%) Oracle
6 7 (8.75%) IBM
7 4 (5.00%) Altiris
7 4 (5.00%) EMC
7 4 (5.00%) NetApp
7 4 (5.00%) SAP
8 3 (3.75%) 3PAR
8 3 (3.75%) Brocade
8 3 (3.75%) Dell
9 2 (2.50%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.50%) Citrix
9 2 (2.50%) Kaspersky
9 2 (2.50%) Netezza