The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 24 - 36
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Replication 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 0.85% - 0.50%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.03% - 2.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £385 £395
% change year-on-year
-2.59% -2.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.33% -3.22%
Replication
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in contract jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Miscellaneous Category
Chester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
33 51 47
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Chester 27.97% 36.69% 23.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 18
Average daily rate £400 £375 £310
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.59% +21.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £295 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £600 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 7 7
Average hourly rate £16.84 £15.53 £31.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.45% -50.79%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.34 £14.35 £16.87
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £18.00 £41.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.75 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Chester

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Chester

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) J2EE
2 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (66.67%) Android
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
2 2 (66.67%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Telematics
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) Route 53
2 2 (66.67%) Big Data
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Android Development
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
2 2 (66.67%) DevOps
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon Glacier
2 2 (66.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
2 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Chester 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon S3
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (66.67%) Route 53
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon RDS
1 2 (66.67%) Big Data
1 2 (66.67%) MySQL
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) AWS Engineer
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) DBA
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server DBA
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) J2EE
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Data Centre
1 2 (66.67%) Driving Licence
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 2 (66.67%) Telematics
2 1 (33.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Android
1 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
1 2 (66.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Android Development
1 2 (66.67%) Continuous Integration
1 2 (66.67%) DevOps
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
1 2 (66.67%) Load Balancing
1 2 (66.67%) Server Monitoring
1 2 (66.67%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) T-SQL