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 5 May 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
5 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Replication
Rank 150 128 118
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -10
Contract jobs citing Replication 14 29 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.35% 0.75% 0.67%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.08% 2.41% 2.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 8 13
Median daily rate £369 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.05% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £253 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £508 £348
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £333 £348
% change year-on-year
+4.95% -4.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.33 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £17.50 £35.20
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -50.28%
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
1293 1201 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 32.04% 30.90% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 801 649 463
Median daily rate £400 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £272 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £478
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 62 76 80
Median hourly rate £22.50 £16.00 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.62% -4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.00 £11.91
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.91 £52.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £18.90 £20.50
% change year-on-year
+19.04% -7.80%

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 5 May 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 5 May 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 -4 8 £350 - 3
Lancashire +5 3 - -
Manchester -25 3 £394 -12.50% 3
Replication
England

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 18 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 18 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
4 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 15 (37.50%) High Availability
6 14 (35.00%) ETL
7 12 (30.00%) Database Tuning
8 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (20.00%) Finance
11 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
11 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 6 (15.00%) .NET
12 6 (15.00%) MySQL
12 6 (15.00%) Oracle
12 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (12.50%) MVC
13 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
13 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
13 5 (12.50%) C#
13 5 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
13 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
13 5 (12.50%) TDD
13 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
13 5 (12.50%) SDLC
13 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
14 4 (10.00%) Highcharts JS

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:

Applications
1 4 (10.00%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.50%) MS Office
3 1 (2.50%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon Glacier
1 2 (5.00%) Amazon S3
1 2 (5.00%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
1 2 (5.00%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.00%) DNS
1 2 (5.00%) Kerberos
1 2 (5.00%) LDAP
1 2 (5.00%) X.500
2 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 16 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 11 (27.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (22.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (15.00%) MySQL
6 6 (15.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 5 (12.50%) SQL Server 2014
8 2 (5.00%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (5.00%) Big Data
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database
8 2 (5.00%) Oracle Database 12c
8 2 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 1 (2.50%) OLTP
9 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 11 (27.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) Visual Studio
3 4 (10.00%) Git (software)
3 4 (10.00%) NetBeans
4 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (2.50%) tSQLt
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 4 (10.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.50%) Aerospace
4 1 (2.50%) Legal
4 1 (2.50%) Military
4 1 (2.50%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (45.00%) Developer
2 15 (37.50%) SQL Developer
3 12 (30.00%) SSIS Developer
4 10 (25.00%) ETL Developer
4 10 (25.00%) T-SQL Developer
5 7 (17.50%) DBA
5 7 (17.50%) SQL DBA
5 7 (17.50%) SQL Server Developer
6 5 (12.50%) C# Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineer
6 5 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
7 3 (7.50%) Architect
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Developer
7 3 (7.50%) PHP Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Active Directory Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) AWS Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) Cloud Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) DevOps Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) AIX Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.00%) .NET
2 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 5 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
3 4 (10.00%) CodeIgniter
3 4 (10.00%) Highcharts JS
3 4 (10.00%) jQuery
4 3 (7.50%) XML
5 2 (5.00%) HTML
5 2 (5.00%) J2EE
5 2 (5.00%) JSON
5 2 (5.00%) SGML
5 2 (5.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) Clustering
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) Driving Licence
3 2 (5.00%) Mainframe
3 2 (5.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.00%) PKI
3 2 (5.00%) Telematics
4 1 (2.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Android
1 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
1 2 (5.00%) Linux
2 1 (2.50%) AIX
2 1 (2.50%) Unix
2 1 (2.50%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Performance Tuning
2 15 (37.50%) High Availability
3 14 (35.00%) ETL
4 12 (30.00%) Database Tuning
5 6 (15.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (12.50%) MVC
6 5 (12.50%) SDLC
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
7 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
7 4 (10.00%) HMVC
7 4 (10.00%) Infrastructure Management
8 3 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (7.50%) Web Development
9 2 (5.00%) Android Development
9 2 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (5.00%) DevOps
9 2 (5.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
9 2 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 30 (75.00%) SQL
2 18 (45.00%) T-SQL
3 5 (12.50%) C#
4 4 (10.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (10.00%) PHP
4 4 (10.00%) Python
5 2 (5.00%) Java
6 1 (2.50%) ANSI SQL
6 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.00%) MCSE
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (17.50%) Microsoft
2 6 (15.00%) Oracle
3 1 (2.50%) IBM
3 1 (2.50%) RedGate
3 1 (2.50%) SAP