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 3 months to 28 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
England / South East
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 208 197 196
Rank change year-on-year -11 -1  
Contract jobs citing Replication 35 72 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.45% 0.80% 0.69%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.59% 2.63% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 41 33
Median daily rate £400 £375 £355
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +5.63%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £361 £333 £350
% change year-on-year +8.64% -5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 7
Median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.28% -  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.20 £13.65 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.25 £34.37
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £26.00
% change year-on-year +14.28% -32.69%  

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 the South East with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 2207 2741 2924
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 28.56% 30.53% 31.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 1669 2274 2133
Median daily rate £400 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.52%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £217 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £550 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 196 163
Median hourly rate £19.83 £32.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.03% +93.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £12.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £52.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £23.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year +8.69% +24.32%  

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 3 months to 28 June 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 3 months to 28 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
Berkshire +3 10 £400 +11.11%
Surrey +6 7 £463 +19.35% 1
Buckinghamshire -11 7 £445 - 1
Hampshire -8 5 £420 +22.09% 6
West Sussex - 5 £250 -
Oxfordshire -14 1 £400 +6.66% 2
Replication
England

For the 6 months to 28 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 South East region with a requirement for Replication.

1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
3 22 (27.16%) SQL
4 21 (25.93%) Active Directory
4 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (24.69%) Windows Server
6 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (23.46%) Linux
7 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
8 16 (19.75%) SAN
9 14 (17.28%) Oracle
9 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
10 13 (16.05%) Firewall
10 13 (16.05%) Migration
10 13 (16.05%) Clustering
11 12 (14.81%) VMware
11 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (14.81%) ITIL
11 12 (14.81%) LAN
11 12 (14.81%) High Availability
11 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
12 11 (13.58%) Unix
13 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
13 10 (12.35%) NAS
13 10 (12.35%) DevOps
13 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
13 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
14 9 (11.11%) Unified Communications
14 9 (11.11%) Change Control
14 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (9.88%) MS Exchange
1 8 (9.88%) Skype for Business
2 4 (4.94%) IIS
2 4 (4.94%) Office Communications Server
2 4 (4.94%) Tomcat
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (3.70%) IBM HTTP Server
3 3 (3.70%) JBoss
3 3 (3.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (3.70%) WebLogic
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 3 (3.70%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.47%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (2.47%) IBM Notes
5 1 (1.23%) Apache
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Spark
5 1 (1.23%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.23%) Cloud Foundry
5 1 (1.23%) GemFire
Applications
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.17%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 4 (4.94%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.23%) SAP Retail
2 1 (1.23%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 10 (12.35%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (6.17%) Amazon AWS
2 5 (6.17%) GitHub
2 5 (6.17%) SaaS
3 4 (4.94%) IaaS
4 3 (3.70%) Mailgun
4 3 (3.70%) Office 365
4 3 (3.70%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (19.75%) SAN
2 13 (16.05%) Firewall
3 12 (14.81%) LAN
4 10 (12.35%) NAS
5 9 (11.11%) Unified Communications
6 8 (9.88%) WAN
7 7 (8.64%) Network Security
8 5 (6.17%) DNS
8 5 (6.17%) FTP
8 5 (6.17%) PSTN
8 5 (6.17%) Skype
8 5 (6.17%) VPN
9 4 (4.94%) IPv4
9 4 (4.94%) IPv6
9 4 (4.94%) iSCSI
9 4 (4.94%) SSH
10 3 (3.70%) DHCP
10 3 (3.70%) Fibre Channel
11 2 (2.47%) Intranet
11 2 (2.47%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.88%) DB2
3 8 (9.88%) MySQL
4 7 (8.64%) RDBMS
4 7 (8.64%) Relational Database
4 7 (8.64%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (4.94%) Oracle Database
5 4 (4.94%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (4.94%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (2.47%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.47%) SQL Server 2014
7 1 (1.23%) Apache Hive
7 1 (1.23%) Big Data
7 1 (1.23%) HBase
7 1 (1.23%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.23%) SAP HANA
7 1 (1.23%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (6.17%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.94%) Eclipse
3 4 (4.94%) JIRA
3 4 (4.94%) Subversion
3 4 (4.94%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.23%) Gradle
4 1 (1.23%) IntelliJ
4 1 (1.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.23%) JUnit
General
1 9 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (3.70%) Advertising
2 3 (3.70%) Marketing
2 3 (3.70%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.47%) Banking
3 2 (2.47%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.23%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.23%) Billing
4 1 (1.23%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (27.16%) Administrator
2 16 (19.75%) DBA
3 15 (18.52%) Analyst
4 13 (16.05%) SQL DBA
5 9 (11.11%) 3rd Line Engineer
5 9 (11.11%) SQL Server DBA
6 8 (9.88%) DevOps Engineer
7 7 (8.64%) Senior DBA
8 6 (7.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.41%) Senior SQL DBA
8 6 (7.41%) Senior SQL Server DBA
8 6 (7.41%) Service Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 6 (7.41%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (6.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (6.17%) Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Java Developer
9 5 (6.17%) Systems Engineer
10 4 (4.94%) C++ Developer
10 4 (4.94%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (8.64%) .NET
2 4 (4.94%) MFC
2 4 (4.94%) Middleware
2 4 (4.94%) XML
2 4 (4.94%) XML Messaging
3 3 (3.70%) ASP.NET
3 3 (3.70%) Classic ASP
3 3 (3.70%) Java EE
3 3 (3.70%) WCF
4 2 (2.47%) SAP Smart Forms
5 1 (1.23%) ADO
5 1 (1.23%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.23%) J2EE
5 1 (1.23%) JSON
5 1 (1.23%) Kafka
5 1 (1.23%) RESTful
5 1 (1.23%) Spark Streaming
5 1 (1.23%) Spring
5 1 (1.23%) Spring Boot
5 1 (1.23%) Spring Integration
Miscellaneous
1 13 (16.05%) Clustering
2 10 (12.35%) Data Centre
3 8 (9.88%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (7.41%) Management Information System
5 5 (6.17%) IBM XIV
5 5 (6.17%) LPAR
6 4 (4.94%) Client/Server
6 4 (4.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (3.70%) Mainframe
8 1 (1.23%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.23%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (1.23%) Fintech
8 1 (1.23%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (1.23%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 36 (44.44%) Windows
2 21 (25.93%) Windows Server 2008
3 20 (24.69%) Windows Server
4 19 (23.46%) Linux
4 19 (23.46%) Windows Server 2012
5 11 (13.58%) Unix
6 5 (6.17%) AIX
6 5 (6.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (4.94%) HPUX
7 4 (4.94%) Solaris
7 4 (4.94%) Windows 7
8 2 (2.47%) Android
9 1 (1.23%) CentOS
9 1 (1.23%) SUSE
9 1 (1.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (16.05%) Migration
2 12 (14.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 12 (14.81%) High Availability
2 12 (14.81%) ITIL
2 12 (14.81%) Performance Tuning
3 10 (12.35%) Configuration Management
3 10 (12.35%) DevOps
4 9 (11.11%) Change Control
5 8 (9.88%) Project Management
6 7 (8.64%) Change Management
6 7 (8.64%) Database Mirroring
6 7 (8.64%) ITSM
6 7 (8.64%) Load Balancing
6 7 (8.64%) Validation
6 7 (8.64%) Virtual Environments
7 6 (7.41%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (6.17%) Data Modelling
8 5 (6.17%) Data Transformation
8 5 (6.17%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 22 (27.16%) SQL
2 9 (11.11%) VB
3 7 (8.64%) PowerShell
3 7 (8.64%) T-SQL
4 6 (7.41%) C#
4 6 (7.41%) Java
5 5 (6.17%) Python
6 4 (4.94%) C++
7 2 (2.47%) VBScript
8 1 (1.23%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.23%) Perl
8 1 (1.23%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (9.88%) Microsoft Certification
1 8 (9.88%) SC Cleared
1 8 (9.88%) Security Cleared
2 6 (7.41%) MCDBA
3 5 (6.17%) Degree
4 3 (3.70%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.23%) MBA
5 1 (1.23%) MCITP
5 1 (1.23%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.41%) PMO
2 2 (2.47%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.23%) Data Quality
3 1 (1.23%) QA
System Software
1 21 (25.93%) Active Directory
2 14 (17.28%) Hyper-V
3 9 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 6 (7.41%) Virtual Servers
4 6 (7.41%) VMware ESXi
4 6 (7.41%) vSphere
5 5 (6.17%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (4.94%) Docker
6 4 (4.94%) NFS
6 4 (4.94%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 4 (4.94%) Veritas File System
7 2 (2.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (2.47%) XenDesktop
8 1 (1.23%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (1.23%) HDFS
8 1 (1.23%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (1.23%) Terminal Server
8 1 (1.23%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.23%) vCloud
8 1 (1.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (7.41%) Microsoft Clustering
1 6 (7.41%) Nagios
2 5 (6.17%) Puppet
2 5 (6.17%) SCCM
2 5 (6.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
3 4 (4.94%) EMC Navisphere
3 4 (4.94%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (4.94%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (3.70%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.47%) SCOM
5 2 (2.47%) vMotion
5 2 (2.47%) WSUS
6 1 (1.23%) Data Guard
6 1 (1.23%) Oracle Flashback
6 1 (1.23%) PowerCLI
6 1 (1.23%) Tivoli
6 1 (1.23%) WMI
Vendors
1 32 (39.51%) Microsoft
2 14 (17.28%) Oracle
3 12 (14.81%) VMware
4 9 (11.11%) Brocade
4 9 (11.11%) IBM
5 7 (8.64%) Cisco
5 7 (8.64%) SAP
6 6 (7.41%) Red Hat
6 6 (7.41%) Remedy
7 4 (4.94%) CheckPoint
7 4 (4.94%) HP
7 4 (4.94%) NetApp
7 4 (4.94%) Sun
7 4 (4.94%) Veritas
8 3 (3.70%) Citrix
8 3 (3.70%) Juniper
8 3 (3.70%) McAfee
8 3 (3.70%) Telerik
9 2 (2.47%) Altiris
9 2 (2.47%) Veeam