The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Replication
Rank 122 113 129
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +16
Contract jobs citing Replication 18 19 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.55% 0.68% 0.26%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.86% 2.48% 1.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 5 3
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£350 £235 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+48.93% -35.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £220 £327
10% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £410 £385
UK excluding London average daily rate £349 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.93% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £45.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +38.46%
Replication
England

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

Miscellaneous Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
966 765 768
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 29.78% 27.20% 24.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 544 389 377
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £351 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.30% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 61 65 60
Average hourly rate £16.16 £17.69 £17.76
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.64% -0.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.33 £10.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.30 £33.75 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -14.28%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Replication Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Replication
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Replication Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Replication
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Replication Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Replication
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the North West region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester +1 9 £350 - 6
Cheshire +4 7 £365 +55.31% 2
Lancashire -20 1 - - 2
Merseyside - - - -
Cumbria - - - -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 16 (45.71%) Windows
3 15 (42.86%) VMware
4 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 13 (37.14%) SQL
6 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
6 12 (34.29%) SAN
6 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
7 11 (31.43%) Migration
8 10 (28.57%) Clustering
9 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
9 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (22.86%) NAS
10 8 (22.86%) Solaris
10 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
11 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
11 7 (20.00%) IIS
11 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
12 6 (17.14%) Change Control
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
12 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
12 6 (17.14%) UNIX
12 6 (17.14%) HP
12 6 (17.14%) EMC
12 6 (17.14%) Citrix
13 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
13 5 (14.29%) Firewall

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 7 (20.00%) IIS
2 4 (11.43%) SharePoint
2 4 (11.43%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.71%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (5.71%) Lync
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.86%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 1 (2.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (34.29%) SAN
2 8 (22.86%) NAS
3 5 (14.29%) Fibre Channel
3 5 (14.29%) Firewall
3 5 (14.29%) iSCSI
3 5 (14.29%) DHCP
3 5 (14.29%) DNS
4 4 (11.43%) TCP/IP
5 3 (8.57%) LAN
5 3 (8.57%) WAN
6 2 (5.71%) VoIP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (5.71%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (5.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (2.86%) Structured Cabling
7 1 (2.86%) ADSL
7 1 (2.86%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (51.43%) SQL Server
2 9 (25.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (17.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (8.57%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
6 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.86%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2005
7 1 (2.86%) DB2
7 1 (2.86%) DTS
7 1 (2.86%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (2.86%) Manufacturing
1 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (34.29%) DBA
2 9 (25.71%) SQL DBA
3 6 (17.14%) Developer
4 5 (14.29%) Server Engineer
4 5 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 4 (11.43%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Analyst
6 3 (8.57%) Consultant
6 3 (8.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Administrator
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.71%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) Infrastructure Consultant
8 1 (2.86%) Network Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) DB2 DBA
8 1 (2.86%) Storage Analyst
8 1 (2.86%) EMC Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Storage Engineer
8 1 (2.86%) Server Specialist
8 1 (2.86%) Solaris Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) .NET
1 1 (2.86%) Ajax
1 1 (2.86%) .NET Framework
1 1 (2.86%) jQuery
1 1 (2.86%) Razor View Engine
Miscellaneous
1 10 (28.57%) Clustering
2 5 (14.29%) Celerra
3 2 (5.71%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.86%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) iSeries
4 1 (2.86%) Open Source
4 1 (2.86%) Life Science
4 1 (2.86%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.86%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 16 (45.71%) Windows
2 8 (22.86%) Solaris
3 6 (17.14%) UNIX
4 5 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (5.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Migration
2 8 (22.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 6 (17.14%) Change Control
5 5 (14.29%) E-Commerce
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
7 2 (5.71%) Service Management
7 2 (5.71%) ITSM
7 2 (5.71%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
7 2 (5.71%) Problem Management
8 1 (2.86%) Data Migration
8 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.86%) Change Data Capture
8 1 (2.86%) Database Security
8 1 (2.86%) MVC
8 1 (2.86%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.86%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (2.86%) OO
Programming Languages
1 13 (37.14%) SQL
2 9 (25.71%) T-SQL
3 2 (5.71%) Shell Script
3 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
3 2 (5.71%) Java
4 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
1 3 (8.57%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (34.29%) Active Directory
1 12 (34.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 7 (20.00%) VMware ESX
3 6 (17.14%) Hyper-V
4 5 (14.29%) EMC RecoverPoint
5 3 (8.57%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (5.71%) vSphere
6 2 (5.71%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (11.43%) SCCM
1 4 (11.43%) Data Guard
1 4 (11.43%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) HP SIM
3 1 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 15 (42.86%) VMware
2 14 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 6 (17.14%) HP
3 6 (17.14%) EMC
3 6 (17.14%) Citrix
4 4 (11.43%) Oracle
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco
4 4 (11.43%) Veeam
5 3 (8.57%) NetApp
6 2 (5.71%) Veritas
6 2 (5.71%) SolarWinds
6 2 (5.71%) Remedy
6 2 (5.71%) Infor
7 1 (2.86%) Brocade
7 1 (2.86%) Fortinet
7 1 (2.86%) F5
7 1 (2.86%) CheckPoint
7 1 (2.86%) IBM
7 1 (2.86%) Sybase
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