The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all terms in our Miscellaneous category for the Cheshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 68 57 54
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -3
Contract jobs citing Replication 6 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.71% 0.67% 0.29%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.49% 3.76% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Average daily rate £310 £400 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.50% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
- -6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.35 - £26.00
Miscellaneous Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
172 133 151
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 20.33% 17.71% 21.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 57 85
Average daily rate £390 £350 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% +5.02%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £218 £204 £209
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 10 8
Average hourly rate £31.50 £16.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.87% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £20.00 £29.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Replication
North West

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Replication across the Cheshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Replication across the Cheshire region.

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

Replication
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Knutsford +3 2 £260 -24.74% 1
Warrington - 2 £358 -
Chester -16 1 - -
Northwich - - - - 1
Replication
North West

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Replication also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Replication.

1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (33.33%) NFS
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
3 2 (22.22%) Migration
3 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
3 2 (22.22%) Brocade
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
4 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (11.11%) Lync
4 1 (11.11%) Database Security
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cheshire region citing Replication also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Replication. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (11.11%) Lync
1 1 (11.11%) IIS
1 1 (11.11%) Tomcat
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (33.33%) NAS
2 2 (22.22%) SAN
3 1 (11.11%) Firewall
3 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
3 1 (11.11%) DNS
3 1 (11.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server
1 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle9i Database
4 1 (11.11%) DTS
General
1 1 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) DBA
2 3 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
3 2 (22.22%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Storage Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (11.11%) Windows
1 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Database Security
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 1 (11.11%) Shell Script
2 1 (11.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) NFS
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (11.11%) EMC RecoverPoint
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) NetBackup
2 1 (11.11%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) NetApp
2 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 2 (22.22%) Symantec
2 2 (22.22%) Brocade
3 1 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
3 1 (11.11%) Hitachi
3 1 (11.11%) Veritas
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) HP
3 1 (11.11%) EMC
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle