Period
to 22 August 2019

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 22 August 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
England > South East
6 months to
22 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 265 314 301
Rank change year-on-year +49 -13 -44
Contract jobs citing Replication 97 73 79
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.67% 0.44% 0.49%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.18% 1.40% 1.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 47 27
South East median daily rate £430 £440 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.27% +6.67% +8.20%
10th Percentile £276 £338 £250
90th Percentile £551 £588 £480
England median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 3 7
South East median hourly rate £72.50 £45.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +61.11% +125.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £52.13 £45.00 £13.91
90th Percentile £82.50 £45.00 £24.42
England median hourly rate £63.75 £45.00 £23.14
% change year-on-year +41.67% +94.47% +28.56%

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 4,445 5,204 4,691
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 30.61% 31.38% 29.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,640 2,966 2,630
South East median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £255 £263 £225
90th Percentile £606 £588 £569
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 227 253 236
South East median hourly rate £28.00 £23.50 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +19.15% +25.33% -17.58%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £73.75 £50.75 £47.50
England median hourly rate £21.50 £21.25 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.18% +6.25% -

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 22 August 2019.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in the South East over the 6 months to 22 August 2019.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 22 August 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
Thames Valley +29 52 £513 +7.89% 16
Berkshire -4 36 £513 +7.89% 6
Hampshire +13 30 £394 -6.25% 6
Surrey +23 12 £285 -49.89% 1
Buckinghamshire +30 11 £475 - 3
Oxfordshire +34 5 £538 +19.44% 7
East Sussex -2 2 £494 - 1
Middlesex - 2 - -
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 South East region with a requirement for Replication.

1 54 (55.67%) Windows
2 45 (46.39%) DNS
3 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
3 40 (41.24%) Azure
4 38 (39.18%) SQL
5 37 (38.14%) Security Cleared
6 35 (36.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 35 (36.08%) Firewall
7 34 (35.05%) PowerShell
8 31 (31.96%) SC Cleared
8 31 (31.96%) Linux
9 30 (30.93%) TCP/IP
9 30 (30.93%) VPN
10 27 (27.84%) VMware
10 27 (27.84%) Reverse Proxy
11 23 (23.71%) Active Directory
11 23 (23.71%) Internet
11 23 (23.71%) Web Services
11 23 (23.71%) Performance Tuning
12 22 (22.68%) SaaS
12 22 (22.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
12 22 (22.68%) SAN
13 21 (21.65%) NAS
13 21 (21.65%) IaaS
14 19 (19.59%) PaaS
15 18 (18.56%) Oracle
15 18 (18.56%) SOA
16 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
17 16 (16.49%) Office 365
18 15 (15.46%) Degree

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 9 (9.28%) Apache
2 4 (4.12%) Apache Spark
2 4 (4.12%) ColdFusion
2 4 (4.12%) Jetty
2 4 (4.12%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.09%) JBoss
3 3 (3.09%) MS Exchange
3 3 (3.09%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (1.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.03%) CMS
5 1 (1.03%) Drupal
5 1 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
5 1 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.03%) Joomla!
5 1 (1.03%) Live Communications Server
5 1 (1.03%) nginx
5 1 (1.03%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (1.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (15.46%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.09%) SAP S/4HANA
2 2 (2.06%) SAP SCM
3 1 (1.03%) NetSuite
3 1 (1.03%) SAP ERP
3 1 (1.03%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 40 (41.24%) Azure
2 22 (22.68%) Azure ExpressRoute
2 22 (22.68%) SaaS
3 21 (21.65%) IaaS
4 19 (19.59%) PaaS
5 16 (16.49%) Office 365
6 5 (5.15%) AWS
6 5 (5.15%) Azure Active Directory
7 4 (4.12%) Cloud Computing
7 4 (4.12%) Datadog
8 3 (3.09%) Power Platform
9 1 (1.03%) Dynamics 365
9 1 (1.03%) Google Drive
9 1 (1.03%) Serverless
9 1 (1.03%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 45 (46.39%) DNS
2 35 (36.08%) Firewall
3 30 (30.93%) TCP/IP
3 30 (30.93%) VPN
4 27 (27.84%) Reverse Proxy
5 23 (23.71%) Internet
6 22 (22.68%) SAN
7 21 (21.65%) NAS
8 9 (9.28%) LAN
9 8 (8.25%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (8.25%) HTTP
10 7 (7.22%) DHCP
10 7 (7.22%) iSCSI
10 7 (7.22%) Network Security
11 6 (6.19%) DMZ
11 6 (6.19%) Intrusion Detection
11 6 (6.19%) WAN
12 4 (4.12%) FTP
13 3 (3.09%) 802.11
13 3 (3.09%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (14.43%) SQL Server
2 11 (11.34%) Oracle Database
3 10 (10.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (8.25%) Data Warehouse
4 8 (8.25%) NoSQL
4 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (8.25%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (7.22%) DB2
5 7 (7.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (6.19%) MySQL
6 6 (6.19%) Oracle Reports
6 6 (6.19%) Relational Database
7 5 (5.15%) Azure SQL Database
7 5 (5.15%) IBM InfoSphere
7 5 (5.15%) Ingres
7 5 (5.15%) RDBMS
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2008
7 5 (5.15%) SQL Server 2019
8 3 (3.09%) Power BI
9 2 (2.06%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (7.22%) Git (software)
2 4 (4.12%) GoCD
2 4 (4.12%) Gradle
2 4 (4.12%) IntelliJ
2 4 (4.12%) Jenkins
2 4 (4.12%) Maven
2 4 (4.12%) TeamCity
2 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (2.06%) Subversion
4 1 (1.03%) LabVIEW
4 1 (1.03%) Toad
General
1 2 (2.06%) Finance
1 2 (2.06%) Retail
2 1 (1.03%) Aerospace
2 1 (1.03%) Banking
2 1 (1.03%) Electronics
2 1 (1.03%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.03%) Public Sector
2 1 (1.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (24.74%) Architect
2 20 (20.62%) DBA
3 12 (12.37%) Azure Architect
4 11 (11.34%) Developer
4 11 (11.34%) SQL DBA
5 9 (9.28%) Azure Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.25%) Java Developer
6 8 (8.25%) Oracle DBA
7 7 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.19%) Network Architect
9 5 (5.15%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) SQL Developer
9 5 (5.15%) Storage Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Cloud Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Database Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Java Scala Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Scala Developer
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (23.71%) Web Services
2 11 (11.34%) JSON
3 9 (9.28%) HTML
4 8 (8.25%) Spring
5 6 (6.19%) Oracle Fusion
6 5 (5.15%) LAMP
6 5 (5.15%) XML
7 4 (4.12%) Akka
7 4 (4.12%) Dropwizard
7 4 (4.12%) Java EE
7 4 (4.12%) Java SE
7 4 (4.12%) Kafka
7 4 (4.12%) Lambda Expressions
7 4 (4.12%) Spring Boot
7 4 (4.12%) XHTML
8 3 (3.09%) 802.1X
8 3 (3.09%) J2EE
8 3 (3.09%) Middleware
9 2 (2.06%) SAP XI
10 1 (1.03%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Data Centre
2 9 (9.28%) Clustering
2 9 (9.28%) Public Cloud
2 9 (9.28%) Self-Motivation
3 8 (8.25%) Hybrid Cloud
4 7 (7.22%) Microsoft Licensing
5 5 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (4.12%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (2.06%) HACMP
8 1 (1.03%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (1.03%) Enterprise Storage
8 1 (1.03%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 54 (55.67%) Windows
2 31 (31.96%) Linux
3 13 (13.40%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (11.34%) Windows Server
5 7 (7.22%) AIX
5 7 (7.22%) SUSE
6 6 (6.19%) Windows 10
7 5 (5.15%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (4.12%) Unix
9 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (2.06%) Windows XP
10 1 (1.03%) CentOS
10 1 (1.03%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
10 1 (1.03%) Windows 8
10 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (36.08%) Disaster Recovery
2 23 (23.71%) Performance Tuning
3 18 (18.56%) SOA
4 15 (15.46%) Computer Science
4 15 (15.46%) ITIL
5 14 (14.43%) Non-Functional Testing
6 13 (13.40%) ERP
6 13 (13.40%) Information Security
7 11 (11.34%) DevOps
8 10 (10.31%) Analytics
8 10 (10.31%) Continuous Delivery
8 10 (10.31%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 9 (9.28%) Identity Management
10 8 (8.25%) Database Tuning
10 8 (8.25%) Re-Platforming
11 7 (7.22%) Deployment Automation
11 7 (7.22%) High Availability
11 7 (7.22%) Migration
11 7 (7.22%) Security Management
11 7 (7.22%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 38 (39.18%) SQL
2 34 (35.05%) PowerShell
3 9 (9.28%) Java
3 9 (9.28%) JavaScript
4 8 (8.25%) Perl
4 8 (8.25%) PL/SQL
5 6 (6.19%) Python
6 5 (5.15%) C++
6 5 (5.15%) Java 8
6 5 (5.15%) PHP
7 4 (4.12%) Java 9
7 4 (4.12%) Kotlin
7 4 (4.12%) Ruby
7 4 (4.12%) Scala
8 3 (3.09%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.06%) T-SQL
10 1 (1.03%) C
10 1 (1.03%) C#
Qualifications
1 37 (38.14%) Security Cleared
2 31 (31.96%) SC Cleared
3 15 (15.46%) Degree
4 7 (7.22%) DV Cleared
5 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (3.09%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (2.06%) CCNA
7 2 (2.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) CCNP
8 1 (1.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (1.03%) MCSA
8 1 (1.03%) MCSE
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.19%) GDPR
1 6 (6.19%) QA
2 3 (3.09%) NCSC
3 2 (2.06%) Data Quality
4 1 (1.03%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (23.71%) Active Directory
2 17 (17.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (5.15%) Hyper-V
4 4 (4.12%) Docker
5 3 (3.09%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (3.09%) vSphere
6 2 (2.06%) vCloud
7 1 (1.03%) NFS
7 1 (1.03%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.03%) Terminal Server
7 1 (1.03%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 12 (12.37%) Single Sign-On
2 5 (5.15%) Failover Clustering
2 5 (5.15%) Kibana
2 5 (5.15%) Microsoft Intune
3 4 (4.12%) Graphite
3 4 (4.12%) logstash
3 4 (4.12%) Microsoft Clustering
3 4 (4.12%) Nagios
3 4 (4.12%) StatsD
3 4 (4.12%) Terraform
4 2 (2.06%) vMotion
5 1 (1.03%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.03%) Data Guard
5 1 (1.03%) HAProxy
5 1 (1.03%) Oracle RMAN
5 1 (1.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 40 (41.24%) Microsoft
2 27 (27.84%) VMware
3 18 (18.56%) Oracle
4 10 (10.31%) Cisco
5 8 (8.25%) Juniper
6 6 (6.19%) Fortinet
6 6 (6.19%) Palo Alto
6 6 (6.19%) Workday
7 5 (5.15%) SAP
7 5 (5.15%) Veritas
8 4 (4.12%) Citrix
8 4 (4.12%) F5
8 4 (4.12%) IBM
8 4 (4.12%) McAfee
8 4 (4.12%) New Relic
8 4 (4.12%) Red Hat
9 3 (3.09%) Mercator
9 3 (3.09%) Veeam
10 2 (2.06%) Ariba
10 2 (2.06%) Saba