The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in the South West. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 24 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
England / South West
Rank 138 115 130
Rank change year-on-year -23 +15  
Contract jobs citing Replication 2 23 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.077% 0.80% 0.45%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.31% 2.82% 1.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 6
Median daily rate £313 £348 £495
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.07% -29.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £311 £310 £356
10% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £381 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £350 £345
% change year-on-year +2.14% +1.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 1
Median hourly rate - £25.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +64.51%  
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 the South West with a requirement for generic IT skills.

Generic IT Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 639 817 728
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 24.60% 28.24% 23.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 414 524 429
Median daily rate £391 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £229 £235 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £535
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.46% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 70 45
Median hourly rate £39.50 £42.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.95% +31.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.75 £57.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.84 £29.00 £18.90
% change year-on-year -35.03% +53.43%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West 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 the South West

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in the South West

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in the South West

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 24 March 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
Wiltshire -11 1 £315 -10.00%
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 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 South West region with a requirement for Replication.

1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 18 (56.25%) VMware
3 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (50.00%) Windows
5 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
6 12 (37.50%) SQL
6 12 (37.50%) Linux
7 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
8 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (31.25%) Problem Management
8 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
8 10 (31.25%) Military
8 10 (31.25%) Change Management
8 10 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
9 9 (28.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (28.13%) HP
9 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
10 8 (25.00%) Migration
10 8 (25.00%) Service Management
11 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
11 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
11 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
11 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
12 6 (18.75%) NAS
12 6 (18.75%) SAN
12 6 (18.75%) MySQL
12 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
13 5 (15.63%) Solaris
13 5 (15.63%) MCSE

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 2 (6.25%) Skype for Business
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Domino
2 1 (3.13%) IBM Notes
2 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (18.75%) NAS
1 6 (18.75%) SAN
2 5 (15.63%) VoIP
3 3 (9.38%) DNS
4 2 (6.25%) DHCP
4 2 (6.25%) ISDN
4 2 (6.25%) LAN
4 2 (6.25%) MPLS
4 2 (6.25%) Skype
4 2 (6.25%) Structured Cabling
4 2 (6.25%) TCP/IP
4 2 (6.25%) Unified Communications
4 2 (6.25%) WAN
4 2 (6.25%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) MySQL
1 6 (18.75%) SQL Server
2 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) Power BI
5 1 (3.13%) QlikView
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
General
1 10 (31.25%) Military
2 2 (6.25%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) DBA
2 8 (25.00%) SQL DBA
3 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 7 (21.88%) Problem Manager
4 5 (15.63%) PostgreSQL DBA
5 4 (12.50%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (9.38%) Coordinator
6 3 (9.38%) Service Manager
7 2 (6.25%) Administrator
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Manager
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Problem Manager
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Service Manager
7 2 (6.25%) MySQL DBA
7 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Network Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Server Specialist
7 2 (6.25%) Technical Specialist
8 1 (3.13%) ITIL Incident Manager
8 1 (3.13%) SQL BI Architect
Miscellaneous
1 10 (31.25%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Clustering
2 2 (6.25%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 16 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (37.50%) Linux
3 7 (21.88%) Windows Server
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (15.63%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (62.50%) ITIL
2 10 (31.25%) Change Management
2 10 (31.25%) Problem Management
3 9 (28.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 8 (25.00%) Migration
4 8 (25.00%) Service Management
5 7 (21.88%) Business Continuity
5 7 (21.88%) Incident Management
5 7 (21.88%) ITIL V3
6 4 (12.50%) PRINCE2
6 4 (12.50%) Project Management
7 3 (9.38%) Data Protection
7 3 (9.38%) Performance Tuning
8 2 (6.25%) Database Tuning
8 2 (6.25%) ETL
8 2 (6.25%) High Availability
8 2 (6.25%) Information Governance
8 2 (6.25%) Information Security
8 2 (6.25%) ITSM
8 2 (6.25%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 12 (37.50%) SQL
2 4 (12.50%) T-SQL
3 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
3 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 10 (31.25%) ITIL Certification
3 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
4 5 (15.63%) MCSE
4 5 (15.63%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (9.38%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 3 (9.38%) MCITP
6 3 (9.38%) RHCE
7 2 (6.25%) CCDA
7 2 (6.25%) CCNA
7 2 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (6.25%) CNA
7 2 (6.25%) CNE
7 2 (6.25%) MCSA
7 2 (6.25%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
System Software
1 17 (53.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (43.75%) Active Directory
3 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (6.25%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 9 (28.13%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (3.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 18 (56.25%) VMware
2 10 (31.25%) Microsoft
3 9 (28.13%) HP
4 5 (15.63%) Red Hat
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Novell
6 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.13%) Lotus
6 1 (3.13%) Tableau