The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 29 April 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 101 82 76
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -6
Contract jobs citing Replication 3 15 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.17% 0.90% 0.94%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.53% 3.08% 3.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 7
Average daily rate £394 £475 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.10% +46.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £389 £315 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £495 £345
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £16.88 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+18.51% -52.05%
Replication
North West

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

Miscellaneous Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
571 487 362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 31.53% 29.37% 26.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 250 184
Average daily rate £400 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £253 £246 £199
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 14 30
Average hourly rate £13.60 £12.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.29% -22.58%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.81 £10.14 £10.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.94 £17.50 £37.74
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £18.88 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+13.87% -5.60%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (80.00%) SQL
3 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
5 6 (40.00%) .NET
5 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
6 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
6 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (33.33%) SDLC
6 5 (33.33%) C#
6 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
6 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
6 5 (33.33%) MVC
6 5 (33.33%) Clustering
6 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
6 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
7 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (26.67%) High Availability
7 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
8 3 (20.00%) ETL
8 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
9 2 (13.33%) Finance
9 2 (13.33%) QA
9 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.67%) MS Office
2 1 (6.67%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (86.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (73.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (26.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2000
7 1 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) Visual Studio
2 2 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (6.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 1 (6.67%) tSQLt
General
1 2 (13.33%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Legal
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (40.00%) DBA
1 6 (40.00%) SQL DBA
2 5 (33.33%) C# Software Engineer
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineer
3 4 (26.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 3 (20.00%) Developer
4 3 (20.00%) SQL Developer
5 2 (13.33%) SSIS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) T-SQL Developer
6 1 (6.67%) AIX Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Architect
6 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft BI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Migration Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Project Manager
6 1 (6.67%) Senior SQL DBA
6 1 (6.67%) SQL BI Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SSAS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) SSRS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) .NET
2 5 (33.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 5 (33.33%) Razor View Engine
3 1 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Clustering
2 2 (13.33%) Mainframe
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (6.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) AIX
1 1 (6.67%) Unix
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (6.67%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (33.33%) MVC
2 5 (33.33%) SDLC
2 5 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 4 (26.67%) Business Intelligence
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (20.00%) ETL
5 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (6.67%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (6.67%) Data Centre Operations
6 1 (6.67%) Database Mirroring
6 1 (6.67%) ETL Development
6 1 (6.67%) ITIL
6 1 (6.67%) Migration
6 1 (6.67%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) SQL
2 7 (46.67%) T-SQL
3 5 (33.33%) C#
4 1 (6.67%) ANSI SQL
4 1 (6.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) Degree
1 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (13.33%) QA
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) IBM
2 1 (6.67%) RedGate