Period
to 15 July 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 15 July 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
15 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 95 72 108
Rank change year-on-year -23 +36 -8
Contract jobs citing Replication 4 11 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.29% 0.90% 0.59%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.02% 2.68% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 6
Cheshire median daily rate £350 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -3.70% -10.89%
North West median daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -4.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cheshire median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - £162.50 £43.67
% change year-on-year - +272.15% -

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 394 410 582
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 28.84% 33.39% 31.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 231 267 384
Cheshire median daily rate £375 £375 £401
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -6.54% +0.31%
10th Percentile £250 £223 £252
90th Percentile £538 £535 £539
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 37 23
Cheshire median hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.95% -2.38% +25.97%
10th Percentile £12.42 £11.25 £12.50
90th Percentile £67.50 £59.00 £37.25
North West median hourly rate £20.50 £20.75 £18.94
% change year-on-year -1.20% +9.56% +14.79%

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 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 15 July 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 -3 2 £350 +7.69%
Replication
North West

For the 6 months to 15 July 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 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) LDAP
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 2 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring

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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 2 (50.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) LAN
2 2 (50.00%) MPLS
2 2 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (50.00%) VoIP
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) IT Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) DBA
2 1 (25.00%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Capacity Management
1 2 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Migration
1 2 (50.00%) Problem-Solving
1 2 (50.00%) Procure-to-Pay
2 1 (25.00%) Database Mirroring
2 1 (25.00%) High Availability
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (50.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Cisco
1 2 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) arcserve