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 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 131 128 117
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -11
Contract jobs citing Replication 25 11 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.66% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.01% 1.27% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 10 9
Average daily rate £350 £390 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £200 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £410 £550 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £389 £400
% change year-on-year
-4.82% -2.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £28.47 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.75 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+78.33% -3.22%
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
1241 869 812
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.65% 27.60% 30.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 705 496 467
Average daily rate £400 £363 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £202 £240 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £373 £350
% change year-on-year
+0.67% +6.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 40 52
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £12.42 £10.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £24.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+37.14% -

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Replication Daily Rate Histogram 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Replication across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Replication Hourly Rate Histogram 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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -10 11 £400 +5.26% 13
Cheshire 0 7 £325 -20.24% 2
Lancashire +3 6 £350 -36.36% 3
Merseyside -3 1 £325 +62.50%
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
3 16 (32.65%) Performance Tuning
4 15 (30.61%) T-SQL
5 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
7 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
9 9 (18.37%) ETL
9 9 (18.37%) Oracle
9 9 (18.37%) High Availability
10 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
11 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
11 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 7 (14.29%) MySQL
11 7 (14.29%) Windows
11 7 (14.29%) HP
11 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
11 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
11 7 (14.29%) VMware
11 7 (14.29%) Clustering
12 6 (12.24%) Finance
12 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (12.24%) Unix
12 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
12 6 (12.24%) .NET
12 6 (12.24%) C#
12 6 (12.24%) Database Tuning
12 6 (12.24%) SDLC

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 2 (4.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.04%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.04%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.12%) MS Office
3 1 (2.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.04%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (2.04%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon EC2
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon Glacier
1 4 (8.16%) Amazon S3
1 4 (8.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 4 (8.16%) Route 53
2 2 (4.08%) Mimecast
3 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (10.20%) SAN
2 3 (6.12%) DNS
2 3 (6.12%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (6.12%) Firewall
3 2 (4.08%) DHCP
3 2 (4.08%) Internet
3 2 (4.08%) LAN
3 2 (4.08%) NAS
3 2 (4.08%) VoIP
3 2 (4.08%) WAN
3 2 (4.08%) Wireless
4 1 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (2.04%) Kerberos
4 1 (2.04%) LDAP
4 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.04%) X.500
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (44.90%) SQL Server
2 13 (26.53%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (22.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 8 (16.33%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (14.29%) MySQL
6 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 4 (8.16%) Amazon RDS
7 4 (8.16%) Big Data
7 4 (8.16%) Oracle Database
7 4 (8.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (6.12%) SQL Server 2014
9 1 (2.04%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.04%) OLAP
9 1 (2.04%) OLTP
9 1 (2.04%) Relational Database
9 1 (2.04%) SAS Data Integration Studio
9 1 (2.04%) SAS EBI
9 1 (2.04%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 7 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (10.20%) Visual Studio
3 3 (6.12%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.12%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.04%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.04%) tSQLt
General
1 6 (12.24%) Finance
2 3 (6.12%) Military
3 2 (4.08%) Avionics
4 1 (2.04%) Advertising
4 1 (2.04%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.04%) Back Office
4 1 (2.04%) Banking
4 1 (2.04%) Legal
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.04%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Developer
2 10 (20.41%) DBA
2 10 (20.41%) SQL DBA
3 9 (18.37%) Architect
3 9 (18.37%) SQL Developer
4 7 (14.29%) Software Engineer
5 6 (12.24%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (10.20%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (10.20%) ETL Developer
6 5 (10.20%) SQL Server DBA
6 5 (10.20%) T-SQL Developer
7 4 (8.16%) Infrastructure Architect
8 3 (6.12%) Administrator
8 3 (6.12%) Consultant
8 3 (6.12%) Storage Architect
9 2 (4.08%) AWS Architect
9 2 (4.08%) AWS Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) Database Engineer
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps Architect
9 2 (4.08%) DevOps Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (12.24%) .NET
2 5 (10.20%) .NET Framework
2 5 (10.20%) ASP.NET
2 5 (10.20%) Razor View Engine
2 5 (10.20%) Web Services
3 4 (8.16%) J2EE
3 4 (8.16%) JSON
4 3 (6.12%) CodeIgniter
4 3 (6.12%) Highcharts JS
4 3 (6.12%) jQuery
4 3 (6.12%) Middleware
4 3 (6.12%) XML
5 2 (4.08%) HTML
5 2 (4.08%) SGML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.41%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.29%) Clustering
3 4 (8.16%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.16%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.16%) Mobile App
3 4 (8.16%) Telematics
4 2 (4.08%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.08%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.04%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.04%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (12.24%) Unix
3 4 (8.16%) Android
3 4 (8.16%) Apple iOS
3 4 (8.16%) Linux
4 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.08%) Windows Server
4 2 (4.08%) Windows XP
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.04%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Performance Tuning
2 9 (18.37%) ETL
2 9 (18.37%) High Availability
3 7 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 7 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 6 (12.24%) Business Intelligence
4 6 (12.24%) Database Tuning
4 6 (12.24%) SDLC
5 5 (10.20%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.20%) MVC
6 4 (8.16%) Android Development
6 4 (8.16%) Change Management
6 4 (8.16%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (8.16%) DevOps
6 4 (8.16%) iOS Development
6 4 (8.16%) Load Balancing
6 4 (8.16%) Server Monitoring
6 4 (8.16%) Technical Architecture
6 4 (8.16%) UML
7 3 (6.12%) HMVC
Programming Languages
1 35 (71.43%) SQL
2 15 (30.61%) T-SQL
3 6 (12.24%) C#
4 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
5 4 (8.16%) Bash Shell
5 4 (8.16%) C
5 4 (8.16%) Java
5 4 (8.16%) Korn
6 3 (6.12%) JavaScript
6 3 (6.12%) PHP
6 3 (6.12%) Python
7 2 (4.08%) AWK
7 2 (4.08%) sed
8 1 (2.04%) ANSI SQL
8 1 (2.04%) C++
8 1 (2.04%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) HND
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (2.04%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) SAS Certification
3 1 (2.04%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.08%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (10.20%) Active Directory
3 3 (6.12%) Hyper-V
3 3 (6.12%) Xen
4 2 (4.08%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.04%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (2.04%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 3 (6.12%) EMC VPLEX
2 2 (4.08%) SCCM
2 2 (4.08%) WSUS
3 1 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView
Vendors
1 12 (24.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (18.37%) Oracle
3 7 (14.29%) HP
3 7 (14.29%) VMware
4 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
4 3 (6.12%) Brocade
4 3 (6.12%) Cisco
4 3 (6.12%) EMC
4 3 (6.12%) IBM
5 1 (2.04%) Red Gate
5 1 (2.04%) SAP
5 1 (2.04%) Veeam
5 1 (2.04%) Veritas
5 1 (2.04%) Vertica
Greater Manchester
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Rate: £375 - £400 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
ninesharp
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 4 days ago
Preston
aap3
Rate: £12 - £18 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago
Lancashire
aap3
Rate: £30 - £50 per hour
Posted: 12 days ago