Period
to 18 November 2017

The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Replication in contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Replication over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Replication
North West > Cheshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 83 91
Rank change year-on-year +5 +8 0
Contract jobs citing Replication 13 18 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.98% 1.22% 1.14%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.69% 3.80% 4.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 21
Cheshire median daily rate £325 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% -6.25% +9.59%
10th Percentile £263 £350 £313
90th Percentile £385 £453 £550
North West median daily rate £375 £350 £375
% change year-on-year +7.14% -6.67% +2.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £162.50 - £37.00

Replication is in the Generic IT Skills category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for generic IT skills.

All Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 352 474 580
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 26.41% 32.07% 27.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 266 314 396
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +9.27%
10th Percentile £226 £213 £289
90th Percentile £538 £671 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £390
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +11.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 21
Cheshire median hourly rate £18.42 £19.66 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.31% +16.75% +5.25%
10th Percentile £11.25 £14.43 £12.35
90th Percentile £27.30 £68.75 £17.76
North West median hourly rate £20.00 £16.75 £17.34
% change year-on-year +19.40% -3.40% +15.60%

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

Job postings citing Replication as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cheshire.

Job vacancy trend for Replication in Cheshire

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Replication in Cheshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Replication in Cheshire

Replication
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Cheshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Replication in Cheshire over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Replication in Cheshire

Replication
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Replication in Cheshire

Replication
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Replication within the Cheshire region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington +14 9 £344 -1.79%
Knutsford - 3 £280 -
Replication
North West

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for Replication.

1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
3 4 (30.77%) Database Mirroring
3 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
3 4 (30.77%) PKI
3 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 4 (30.77%) MS Exchange
3 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
4 3 (23.08%) Citrix
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (23.08%) PaaS
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
4 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning

Replication
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cheshire 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 (30.77%) MS Exchange
1 4 (30.77%) Skype for Business
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (23.08%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
3 2 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
Cloud Services
1 3 (23.08%) PaaS
2 2 (15.38%) Office 365
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) DNS
2 4 (30.77%) SAN
3 1 (7.69%) ADSL
3 1 (7.69%) DHCP
3 1 (7.69%) Firewall
3 1 (7.69%) ISDN
3 1 (7.69%) Junos
3 1 (7.69%) LAN
3 1 (7.69%) MPLS
3 1 (7.69%) NAS
3 1 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server
1 8 (61.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2014
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence Development Studio
4 1 (7.69%) OLAP
4 1 (7.69%) OLTP
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.69%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Octopus Deploy
1 1 (7.69%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (7.69%) TeamCity
General
1 1 (7.69%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Administrator
1 4 (30.77%) Consultant
1 4 (30.77%) DBA
1 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
2 3 (23.08%) Developer
2 3 (23.08%) SQL Server DBA
3 2 (15.38%) .NET Developer
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (7.69%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) .NET
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Core
1 2 (15.38%) .NET Framework
1 2 (15.38%) AngularJS
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Core
1 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
1 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
1 2 (15.38%) jQuery
1 2 (15.38%) JSON
1 2 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
1 2 (15.38%) REST
1 2 (15.38%) RESTful
1 2 (15.38%) WCF
2 1 (7.69%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) PKI
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (30.77%) Migration
2 3 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
2 3 (23.08%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (15.38%) DevOps
3 2 (15.38%) High Availability
3 2 (15.38%) MVC
3 2 (15.38%) OO
3 2 (15.38%) Scrum
3 2 (15.38%) SOLID
3 2 (15.38%) Task Automation
3 2 (15.38%) TDD
4 1 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (7.69%) Change Management
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) ETL
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (38.46%) SQL
2 4 (30.77%) T-SQL
3 3 (23.08%) PowerShell
4 2 (15.38%) C#
5 1 (7.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) SC Cleared
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CCNA
3 1 (7.69%) CCNP
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (7.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials
1 1 (7.69%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) SCOM
2 1 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Citrix
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 2 (15.38%) DevExpress
3 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
3 1 (7.69%) Cisco
3 1 (7.69%) IBM
3 1 (7.69%) Juniper
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) RedGate
3 1 (7.69%) Remedy
3 1 (7.69%) Symantec
3 1 (7.69%) VMware