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 September 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 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 125 140 119
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -21
Contract jobs citing Replication 31 25 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.87% 0.56% 0.62%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 2.71% 1.82% 2.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 18 4
Median daily rate £375 £375 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £322 £355
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £453
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £398 £350
% change year-on-year
-11.94% +13.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 0
Median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £34.50 -
% change year-on-year
-47.82% -
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
1145 1376 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.30% 30.67% 30.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 704 834 553
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £162 £253 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £536 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £377 £350
% change year-on-year
-0.53% +7.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 57 62 60
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £11.50 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.71 £42.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.88 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+11.22% +7.88%

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 September 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 September 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
Cheshire +17 15 £375 -3.22% 2
Manchester +3 12 £405 +8.00% 10
Lancashire +16 3 £350 -12.50%
Merseyside +4 1 £290 -
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 29 September 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 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 17 (45.95%) SQL
3 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
4 14 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
5 13 (35.14%) High Availability
6 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
7 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 10 (27.03%) Windows
8 9 (24.32%) ETL
8 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
8 9 (24.32%) Finance
9 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
9 8 (21.62%) Linux
9 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
10 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (18.92%) DNS
11 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
11 6 (16.22%) Migration
11 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 6 (16.22%) PKI
11 6 (16.22%) LDAP
12 5 (13.51%) VMware
12 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
12 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
13 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
13 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
13 4 (10.81%) Database Mirroring

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 4 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.41%) IIS
2 2 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.92%) DNS
2 6 (16.22%) LDAP
3 3 (8.11%) NAS
3 3 (8.11%) WAN
4 2 (5.41%) Kerberos
4 2 (5.41%) LAN
4 2 (5.41%) VLAN
4 2 (5.41%) X.500
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) Firewall
5 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
5 1 (2.70%) SAN
5 1 (2.70%) SSL
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (27.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (16.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (8.11%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (8.11%) SQL Server 2014
6 2 (5.41%) Apache Cassandra
6 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 1 (2.70%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (2.70%) NoSQL
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (2.70%) Oracle8/8i Database
7 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2016
7 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
7 1 (2.70%) TKPROF
Development Applications
1 4 (10.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.41%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (24.32%) Finance
2 4 (10.81%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Retail
4 1 (2.70%) Advertising
4 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) DBA
2 9 (24.32%) Developer
3 7 (18.92%) SQL Developer
4 6 (16.22%) SQL DBA
5 5 (13.51%) Architect
5 5 (13.51%) SSIS Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) SQL Analyst
6 3 (8.11%) Storage Architect
6 3 (8.11%) T-SQL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Active Directory Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Analyst Developer
7 2 (5.41%) ETL Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Software Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Server DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Storage Engineer
7 2 (5.41%) Sybase DBA
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Analyst
7 2 (5.41%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (8.11%) .NET
1 3 (8.11%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) PKI
2 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.41%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (5.41%) VCE vBlock
4 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.70%) User Experience
4 1 (2.70%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 10 (27.03%) Windows
2 8 (21.62%) Linux
2 8 (21.62%) Windows Server
3 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Unix
6 3 (8.11%) HPUX
7 2 (5.41%) AIX
8 1 (2.70%) Solaris
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 10
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 7
8 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Performance Tuning
2 13 (35.14%) High Availability
3 9 (24.32%) ETL
4 6 (16.22%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (16.22%) Migration
5 5 (13.51%) Database Tuning
6 4 (10.81%) Database Mirroring
6 4 (10.81%) ITIL
7 3 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (8.11%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (5.41%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (5.41%) Change Management
8 2 (5.41%) Demand Management
8 2 (5.41%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.41%) Identity Management
8 2 (5.41%) Service Management
8 2 (5.41%) TDD
9 1 (2.70%) Automated Testing
9 1 (2.70%) OO
9 1 (2.70%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 17 (45.95%) SQL
2 11 (29.73%) T-SQL
3 5 (13.51%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) C#
5 2 (5.41%) Java
6 1 (2.70%) C++
6 1 (2.70%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.70%) Shell Script
6 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (21.62%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (8.11%) MCSE
3 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (5.41%) EMCSA
5 1 (2.70%) CCNA
5 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (2.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 9 (24.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli Workload Scheduler
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.41%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) DFS Replication
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle RAC
3 1 (2.70%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Server
3 1 (2.70%) Xen
3 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) HP Data Protector
1 2 (5.41%) OpenView
1 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
2 1 (2.70%) Data Guard
2 1 (2.70%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle Statspack
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) SCOM
2 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
2 1 (2.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 5 (13.51%) VMware
3 4 (10.81%) HP
3 4 (10.81%) NetApp
4 3 (8.11%) Cisco
4 3 (8.11%) IBM
4 3 (8.11%) Oracle
5 2 (5.41%) EMC
5 2 (5.41%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.41%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.41%) Sophos
5 2 (5.41%) Sybase
5 2 (5.41%) Veritas
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix
6 1 (2.70%) Forcepoint
6 1 (2.70%) Juniper
6 1 (2.70%) Mitel
6 1 (2.70%) ProCurve
6 1 (2.70%) Tableau
6 1 (2.70%) Veeam