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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Replication over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 158 126 119
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -7
Contract jobs citing Replication 6 25 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.67% 0.39%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 0.50% 2.51% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 14 8
Median daily rate £190 £350 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-45.71% +10.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £336 £350 £365
% change year-on-year
-3.92% -4.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £26.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-32.69% -5.45%
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
1199 998 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 31.90% 26.94% 31.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 716 591 481
Median daily rate £400 £380 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £234 £250 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £547 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 56 64
Median hourly rate £14.50 £16.00 £15.65
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.37% +2.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.56 £12.00 £11.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.39 £47.33 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.75 £18.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+26.38% -14.28%

Replication
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing Replication as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 29 June 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the North West region over the 3 months to 29 June 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Lancashire +2 4 £190 -41.53% 1
Manchester -18 1 - - 7
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for Replication.

1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
3 15 (51.72%) High Availability
4 14 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
5 12 (41.38%) ETL
6 11 (37.93%) Database Tuning
7 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
8 7 (24.14%) Finance
9 6 (20.69%) Oracle
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
10 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (13.79%) NetBeans
11 4 (13.79%) Python
11 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
11 4 (13.79%) PHP
11 4 (13.79%) MySQL
11 4 (13.79%) HMVC
11 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
11 4 (13.79%) Highcharts JS
11 4 (13.79%) jQuery
11 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
11 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
11 4 (13.79%) TDD
11 4 (13.79%) Banking

Replication
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.45%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.90%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) DNS
1 2 (6.90%) Kerberos
1 2 (6.90%) LDAP
1 2 (6.90%) X.500
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) LAN
2 1 (3.45%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.45%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
2 1 (3.45%) WAN
2 1 (3.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 14 (48.28%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (17.24%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (13.79%) MySQL
5 4 (13.79%) SQL Server 2014
6 3 (10.34%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database
7 2 (6.90%) Oracle Database 12c
7 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 10 (34.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (13.79%) Git (software)
2 4 (13.79%) NetBeans
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 4 (13.79%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.45%) Aerospace
4 1 (3.45%) Military
4 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (51.72%) Developer
2 12 (41.38%) SQL Developer
3 10 (34.48%) SSIS Developer
4 9 (31.03%) ETL Developer
5 8 (27.59%) T-SQL Developer
6 6 (20.69%) DBA
6 6 (20.69%) SQL Server Developer
7 4 (13.79%) SQL DBA
8 3 (10.34%) Architect
8 3 (10.34%) PHP Developer
8 3 (10.34%) PHP Web Developer
8 3 (10.34%) SQL Server DBA
8 3 (10.34%) Web Developer
9 2 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) 1st Line Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) Applications Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Engineer
10 1 (3.45%) PHP Web Applications Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Senior Developer
10 1 (3.45%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) CodeIgniter
1 4 (13.79%) Highcharts JS
1 4 (13.79%) jQuery
2 3 (10.34%) XML
3 2 (6.90%) HTML
3 2 (6.90%) SGML
4 1 (3.45%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (10.34%) Clustering
2 2 (6.90%) PKI
3 1 (3.45%) Mainframe
3 1 (3.45%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.45%) AIX
1 1 (3.45%) Linux
1 1 (3.45%) Unix
1 1 (3.45%) Windows
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (3.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) High Availability
2 14 (48.28%) Performance Tuning
3 12 (41.38%) ETL
4 11 (37.93%) Database Tuning
5 5 (17.24%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (17.24%) Infrastructure Management
6 4 (13.79%) HMVC
6 4 (13.79%) TDD
7 3 (10.34%) Web Development
8 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (6.90%) Identity Management
8 2 (6.90%) Programme Management
9 1 (3.45%) Capacity Management
9 1 (3.45%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (3.45%) Database Mirroring
9 1 (3.45%) ETL Development
9 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 1 (3.45%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
9 1 (3.45%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (68.97%) SQL
2 14 (48.28%) T-SQL
3 4 (13.79%) JavaScript
3 4 (13.79%) PHP
3 4 (13.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.90%) MCSE
2 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 3 (10.34%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.45%) DFS Replication
2 1 (3.45%) Tivoli Directory Server
2 1 (3.45%) VMware ESX
2 1 (3.45%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.45%) Xen
2 1 (3.45%) XenApp
2 1 (3.45%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
1 1 (3.45%) SCCM
1 1 (3.45%) SCOM
1 1 (3.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Oracle
2 5 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.45%) Citrix
3 1 (3.45%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) IBM
3 1 (3.45%) NetApp
3 1 (3.45%) SolarWinds
3 1 (3.45%) VMware