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 3 months to 27 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Replication
North West / Cheshire
Rank 51 68 71
Rank change year-on-year +17 +3  
Contract jobs citing Replication 2 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 0.38% 1.35% 0.23%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 1.18% 4.19% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 1
Median daily rate £300 £338 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.11% -17.17%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £358 £360 £345
% change year-on-year -0.69% +4.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £25.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -40.19% +56.92%  

Replication is in the generic IT skills category. The next 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.

Generic IT Skills
Cheshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for generic IT skills 169 310 270
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 31.71% 32.12% 31.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 121 184 162
Median daily rate £350 £405 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.58% -4.70%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £225 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £547 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +5.33% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 14 13
Median hourly rate £35.00 £22.54 £16.84
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +55.27% +33.84%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.15 £13.74 £14.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.48 £42.00 £23.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.68 £27.75 £18.75
% change year-on-year -32.68% +48.00%  

Replication
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Replication as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Miscellaneous category.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 27 March 2017. 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 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
Macclesfield - 1 £300 -
Replication
North West

Replication
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) ETL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 6 (75.00%) Database Mirroring
3 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (50.00%) Banking
4 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
4 4 (50.00%) IIS
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 1 (12.50%) SCOrch

Replication
Top Related 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 (50.00%) IIS
1 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (75.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (62.50%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 4 (50.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (37.50%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 4 (50.00%) Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) DBA
1 7 (87.50%) SQL DBA
2 3 (37.50%) Administrator
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Analyst Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Junior
3 1 (12.50%) Junior DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Junior SQL DBA
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server DBA
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Technical Developer
3 1 (12.50%) T-SQL Developer
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Architect
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) Database Mirroring
1 6 (75.00%) ETL
1 6 (75.00%) High Availability
2 5 (62.50%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
3 4 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
2 5 (62.50%) T-SQL
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESX
2 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOrch
1 1 (12.50%) vRealize
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) Cognos
3 1 (12.50%) Dell
3 1 (12.50%) Hyperion
3 1 (12.50%) Veeam