Period
to 23 January 2018

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 23 January 2018 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
23 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 73 73 89
Rank change year-on-year 0 +16 -2
Contract jobs citing Replication 12 18 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.96% 1.40% 0.84%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 3.45% 4.15% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 9 14
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £375 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.67% -3.23% +6.16%
10th Percentile £300 £350 £316
90th Percentile £415 £453 £528
North West median daily rate £363 £350 £388
% change year-on-year +3.57% -9.68% +4.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £22.35 - £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 348 434 655
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 27.71% 33.77% 32.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 255 296 422
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £400 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% -5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £209 £174 £275
90th Percentile £575 £661 £550
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 24
Cheshire median hourly rate £27.00 £19.66 £17.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +37.33% +13.44% +2.91%
10th Percentile £18.41 £11.25 £13.39
90th Percentile £45.38 £50.25 £26.38
North West median hourly rate £21.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +31.25% -8.57% +6.06%

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 23 January 2018.

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 23 January 2018. 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 -5 5 £363 +3.57% 4
Knutsford - 4 £280 -
Northwich - 1 £325 -
Replication
North West

For the 6 months to 23 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Replication also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Replication.

1 8 (66.67%) Windows
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
4 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
4 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 4 (33.33%) LAN
4 4 (33.33%) WAN
4 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 4 (33.33%) MPLS
4 4 (33.33%) Cisco
4 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Clustering
5 3 (25.00%) Migration
5 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
5 3 (25.00%) VPN
5 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
5 3 (25.00%) VoIP
5 3 (25.00%) LDAP
5 3 (25.00%) Linux

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 1 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (25.00%) Office 365
1 3 (25.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
2 4 (33.33%) LAN
2 4 (33.33%) MPLS
2 4 (33.33%) WAN
3 3 (25.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) ADSL
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) ISDN
4 1 (8.33%) Junos
4 1 (8.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server
1 7 (58.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (41.67%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) DBA
1 4 (33.33%) SQL DBA
2 3 (25.00%) Administrator
2 3 (25.00%) IT Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 2 (16.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (8.33%) .NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (8.33%) Business Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Firewall Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior DBA
4 1 (8.33%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Senior SQL DBA
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (25.00%) LDAP
2 1 (8.33%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Core
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Core
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (8.33%) Entity Framework
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) KnockoutJS
2 1 (8.33%) REST
2 1 (8.33%) RESTful
2 1 (8.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Clustering
2 3 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (25.00%) Public Cloud
3 1 (8.33%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Database Mirroring
1 4 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (25.00%) Capacity Management
2 3 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (25.00%) Migration
2 3 (25.00%) Procure-to-Pay
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) BCP
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (8.33%) Change Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) ETL
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
3 1 (8.33%) OO
3 1 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (8.33%) Scrum
3 1 (8.33%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) SQL
2 3 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (16.67%) T-SQL
4 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 4 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (8.33%) CCIE
2 1 (8.33%) CCNA
2 1 (8.33%) CCNP
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) JNCIA
System Software
1 4 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 4 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Cisco
1 4 (33.33%) VMware
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
3 1 (8.33%) DevExpress
3 1 (8.33%) IBM
3 1 (8.33%) Juniper
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle
3 1 (8.33%) Remedy